Department of Molecular Cell Biology


Department head: Harald Stenmark, Professor
Department secretary: May Elisabeth Johannessen

The department is divided into four research groups, sharing equipment and labspace.
All four groups are concerned with various aspects of molecular cell biology.

Protein internalisation Intracellular transport Cellular membrane dynamics
Antoni Wiedlocha Kirsten Sandvig Harald Stenmark


DNA replication and chromosome dynamics

Kirsten Skarstad


Project groups

In protein internalisation:
(under Antoni Wiedlocha)
In intracellular transport:
(under Kirsten Sandvig)
In cellular membrane dynamics:
(under Harald Stenmark)
Cancer cell migration and metastasis Nanoparticles in Biomedicine Protein dynamics in tumor suppressor pathways

Jørgen Wesche Tore-Geir Iversen Camilla Raiborg
  Exosomes and Prostate Cancer  Unit of Cellular Electron Microscopy
  Alicia Llorente  Andreas Brech
    Cytokinesis in development and carcinogenesis
    Kaisa Haglund
  Phosphatidylinositol signaling & disease


Tor Erik Rusten

Contact information:
Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Institute for Cancer Research
The Norwegian Radium Hospital, Montebello, 0379 Oslo, Norway
Phone +47 22 78 12 69 (Dept. Secretary), Switchboard: +47 22 93 40 00