Project Leader Biobank Stockholm, Sweden
Since March 2013
Builds up and operates a biobank for retaining particularly valuable sample collections and increasing their accessibility for research, with customers both from Swedish health care and academia.
Associate Principal Scientist Biomarker Delivery Södertälje, Sweden
January 2011 --- February 2013
Leader of a pre-clinical clinical cross-functional biomarker team and accountable for ensuring development and delivery of biomarker strategies to a portfolio of drug projects, from early discovery through to clinical testing. Coordinator of external biomarker assay development and analysis work.
Associate Principal Scientist Södertälje, Sweden
April 2000 --- December 2010
Delivered biochemical biomarkers and assays to multiple projects in the neurodegeneration and pain control disease areas, and implemented decision enabling biomarkers in clinical studies. As functional leader responsible for coordinating delivery of functions activities with appropriate quality and on agreed time lines to cross-functional drug development teams [several functions: Development DMPK (2000-2003); Research DMPK (2003-2005); Disease Biology (2005-2009); Neuroscience (2009-2011)]. Managed external work on biomarker and bioanalytical assays of clinical samples at CROs to budget and to time.
Associate Director, Bioanalytical Chemistry Södertälje, Sweden
November 1996 --- March 2000
Introduced biomarker assay capabilities and managed a group (2-5 people) responsible for analysis of biochemical biomarkers in pre-clinical and clinical samples.
Research Scientist, Bioanalytical Chemistry Södertälje, Sweden
February 1995 --- October 1996
Analytical thinkingAttention to detailIndependenceInterest in knowledgeResponsibilityCuriosityTrustPerspective
Biochemistry R&DAnalytical ChemistryAnalytical methodsAnalytical techniquesAnalytical proceduresAnalytical Method ValidationBioanalysisBiomarkersBiopharmaceuticalsChromatographyCNSCROEnglishEnzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)HPLCImmunoassaysKnowledge of the drug development processLiquid Chromatography-UV (LC-UV)Liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry (LC-MS)Microsoft OfficeMSDOrganic ChemistryPhase ITranslational ResearchDrug development processLaboratory ResearchPreclinical developmentStandard Operating Procedure (SOP)
Skills and Expertise
Analytical skillsBiomarker ResearchInteract with CROsCreate standard operating procedure (SOP)Execute scientific projectsManuscript preparation and reviewWork cross-functionally
Associate Professor in Technical Analytical Chemistry from Lund University, Lund, Sweden in 2002
PhD in Pure and Applied Biochemistry from Lund University, Lund, Sweden in 1991
MSc in Chemical Engineering from Lund Institute of Technology, Lund, Sweden in 1984