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If you want to get help with a project or to get more information about our support or our prices, please contact us by using our common e-mail address. You are also welcome to contact any member of the team if you would like to know more about our research support.

Management

Marcela Davila, Ph.D.
Co-Head of Unit
Head of Clinical Genomics Gothenburg

Per Sikora, Ph.D.
Co-Head of Unit
Co-Chair, Technology and Infrastructure of Clinical Genomics Sweden

Our experts

BIOINFORMATICIANS

Alina Orozco, M.Sc.
Area of expertise: NGS data analysis, Single cell analysis, spatial transcriptomics, Programming (Python and R).

Alvar Almstedt, M.Sc.
Area of expertise: NGS Analysis (Human WGS for cancers and germline samples, gene panels), Programming (Python, Shell), NGS technology (Illumina, Thermo), Clinical genetics in general and cancer genetics in particular, IT solutions/admin.

Emilio Rudbeck, M.Sc.
Area of expertise: NGS analysis (Metagenomics, Microbiology), Programming (Python, Shell)

Emma Andersson, C.E.
Area of expertise:
NGS data analysis, rare diseases. Programming: R, Python, Shell, MATLAB and Nextflow.

Erik Demitz-Helin, M.Sc.
Area of expertise: NGS data analysis (human somatic+germline). Programming (Python, R, Shell, Snakemake)

Gwenna Breton, Ph.D.
Area of expertise:
NGS data analyses (variants), rare diseases, population genetics analyses, Approximate Bayesian Computations analyses, programming (R, Python, Nextflow in nf-core framework)

Hanna Söderström, C.E.
Area of expertise: NGS data analysis (human somatic+germline). Programming (Python, R, Shell, Snakemake)

Katarina Truvé, Ph.D.
Area of expertise: Case-control studies to identify genetic variants having an effect on a certain trait. Analysis of NGS data as a succeeding step to GWAS to explore variation in the associated region.

Sanna Abrahamsson, M.Sc.
Area of expertise: Metagenomics, sequence bioinformatics, RNA seq, Proteomics analysis,  functional annotation, Programming (R,Python).

Sima Rahimi, M.Sc.
Area of expertise: Human NGS data analysis, programming languages and frameworks : Python, Shell, R, Nextflow and Snakemake. Data processing and ML.

Sukithar Kochappi Rajan, Ph.D.
Area of expertise: Multi comics data analysis and integration, Metagenomics, Gut microbiota, Environmental microbiology (climate change), Data analysis and ML methods, Python, R etc.

Vanja Börjesson, M.Sc. (Parental Leave)
Area of expertise: NGS data analysis, Single cell analysis, Databases (SQL), Linux, Programming (Python and R).

Vilma Canfjorden, M.Sc. (PhD studies)
 

STATISTICIANS

Björn Andersson, Ph.D.
Area of expertise: Statistics, proteomics analysis, data wrangling, visualization and programming (R).

Jari Martikainen, M.Sc.
Area of expertise: Statistics, proteomics analysis and programming (R, MATLAB, Python, SPSS).

Malin Östensson, Ph.D. 
Area of expertise: Microarray analysis and SNP analysis (GWAS), NGS analysis, statistics and programming (R, MatLab).

Maria Nethander, M.Sc.
Area of expertise: Statistics, Microarray analysis and SNP analysis (GWAS), programming (R, MatLab, perl), Linux, databases (SQL).

SYSTEMS ENGINEERS

Isak Sylvin, C.E.
Area of expertise: Bioinformatics, microbiology, build engineering, project management

Jens Persson Werling, M.Sc.
Area of expertise: Programming/software engineering, system integration, bioinformatics

Per Fahlberg, Ph.D.
Area of expertise: IT systems engineering

Richard Simonsback Ziane, Ph.D.
Area of expertise: Software and hardware solutions

Our reference group

  • Christina Jern, Professor at the Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg
  • Claes Olsson, Professor at the Institute of Medicine, University of Gothenburg
  • Erik Larsson Lekholm, Professor at the Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg
  • Marija Cvijovic, Professor at the Department of Mathematical Sciences | Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg
  • Thomas Svensson, Head of Bioinformatics Systems Biology Support at Chalmers