baryawno lab


The complexity of our research requires a coordinated, collaborative effort bringing a network of investigators and clinicians with different expertise together. Our lab collaborates with universities and hospitals outside Sweden such as Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.



Karolinska Institutet

John Inge Johnsen (PhD), Associate Professor, Pediatric Oncology.

Per Kogner (MD, PhD), Professor, Pediatric Oncology.

Malin Wickström (PhD), Assistant Professor, Pediatric Oncology.

Jakob Stenman (MD, PhD), Associate Professor, Pediatric Surgery.

Kasper Karlsson (PhD), Assistant Professor, Oncology.

Thuy Tran (PhD), Associate Professor, Tracer elements.

Oscar Bedoya-Reina (PhD), Assistant Professor, Single-cell omics.

Cecilia Söderberg-Nauclér (MD, PhD), Professor, Infections, Inflammation, Oncology.

Marie Arsenian-Henriksson (PhD), Professor, Cancer Biology.

Sonia Lane (PhD), Professor, Cancer Biology.

Igor Adameyko (PhD), Associate Professor, Developmental Biology.

Susanne Schlisio (PhD), Associate Professor, Cancer Biology.


Uppsala University

Fredrik Swartling (PhD), Associate Professor, Pediatric Oncology.

Marika Nestor (PhD), Associate Professor, Precision Medicine.


Amsterdam Medical Center, Netherlands
Rogier Versteeg, (MD, PhD) Professor, Pediatric Oncology.

University of Tromso, Norway
Baldur Sveinbjornsson, (PhD), Professor, Oncology.

Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK
Louis Chesler, (MD, PhD), Professor, Pediatric-Oncology.

Institut Curie, INSERM, Paris, France
Olivier Delattre, (MD, PhD), Professor, Pediatric Oncology.


Massachusetts General Hospital
Jorg Dietrich (MD, PhD), Associate Professor, Neuro-oncology.

Philip Saylor (MD), Assistant Professor, Urology-Oncology.

David Sykes (MD, PhD), Assistant Professor, Hematology.

John Shin (MD), Professor, Neurosurgeon/Spinal surgeon.

Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium (CBTTC)