Aishe Sarshad

Group leader

Aishe is an Assistant Professor (Biträdande lektor) at the University of Gothenburg at the Institute of Biomedicine. Before this, she spent four years as a postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Markus Hafner (NIAMS, NIH) and received her PhD from the Karolinska Institute in 2014 with Piergiorgio Percipalle (CMB). 

Vivian Lobo

Postdoc

Vivian received his PhD degree from ICMR - National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health (University of Mumbai), in 2019. His doctoral work focused on sperm biology and to decipher the functional implications of Glucose Regulated Protein 78 (GRP78) in sperm motility. In the lab Vivian is investigating the link between Argonaute proteins and cancer.

 

Carola Fernandez

Postdoc

Carola Joined the lab in June 2020. She received her PhD degree in 2019 from the University of Montpellier in France. Her doctorate work was focused on the dynamics of transcription during the embryo development. Carola is spearheading a project aimed at understanding the role of Argonautes in stem cells.

Iwona Nowak

Postdoc

Iwona joined the lab in November 2020. She received her PhD degree from Jagiellonian University in 2020. Her doctorate work was focused on the MCPIP1 ribonuclease activity in cancer cells of neuroendocrine origin. In the lab Iwona is investigating the link between Argonaute proteins and cancer

Ulrika Alexandersson

Lab manager

Ulrika joined the lab in June 2020. Ulrika is licensed biomedical scientist (biomedicinsk analytiker; BMA) and has worked many years in hospital settings. In 2019, she gained a BSc in molecular biology from the University of Gothenburg. 

Esther Güse

MSc student 

Esther joined the lab in July 2021. Esther is an Erasmus+ student from the University of University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany where she is pursuing a MSc degree in Molecular Medicine.

Alumni

Isra Hassan Hamzo, BMA thesis project student. Now working at Östra sjukhuset

Wail Chrifi, Research assistant now doing MSc at Skövde university

Aishe Sarshad

Group leader

Aishe is an Assistant Professor (Biträdande lektor) at the University of Gothenburg at the Institute of Biomedicine. Before this, she spent four years as a postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Markus Hafner (NIAMS, NIH) and received her PhD from the Karolinska Institute in 2014 with Piergiorgio Percipalle (CMB). 

Vivian Lobo

Postdoc

Vivian received his PhD degree from ICMR - National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health (University of Mumbai), in 2019. His doctoral work focused on sperm biology and to decipher the functional implications of Glucose Regulated Protein 78 (GRP78) in sperm motility. In the lab Vivian is investigating the link between Argonaute proteins and cancer.

 

Carola Fernandez

Postdoc

Carola Joined the lab in June 2020. She received her PhD degree in 2019 from the University of Montpellier in France. Her doctorate work was focused on the dynamics of transcription during the embryo development. Carola is spearheading a project aimed at understanding the role of Argonautes in stem cells.

Iwona Nowak

Postdoc

Iwona joined the lab in November 2020. She received her PhD degree from Jagiellonian University in 2020. Her doctorate work was focused on the MCPIP1 ribonuclease activity in cancer cells of neuroendocrine origin. In the lab Iwona is investigating the link between Argonaute proteins and cancer

Ulrika Alexandersson

Lab manager

Ulrika joined the lab in June 2020. Ulrika is licensed biomedical scientist (biomedicinsk analytiker; BMA) and has worked many years in hospital settings. In 2019, she gained a BSc in molecular biology from the University of Gothenburg. 

Esther Güse

MSc student 

Esther joined the lab in July 2021. Esther is an Erasmus+ student from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany where she is pursuing a MSc degree in Molecular Medicine.

Hsiang-Chi Huang (Elijah)

Postdoc

Elijah joined the lab in August 2021 and is a joint postdoc with the Angeletti Lab at GU. He received his Ph.D. degree in TIGP joined Yangming University in 2019. His doctorate work focused on the epigenetic suppression of immunosuppressive Siglec ligands in colon cancer. In the lab, Elijah will focus on deciphering the role between viral infection and RNA interference.

Alumni


Axel Niklasson, BA thesis project student. Now studying for his MSc at UGOT                                              
Isra Hassan Hamzo, BMA thesis project student. Now working at Östra sjukhuset

Wail Chrifi, Research assistant now doing MSc at Skövde university