Group members

Ola Myklebost

  • Project leader Professor, dr. philos
  • +47-5548 4565

Ola Myklebost is Senior Scientist and part-time Project Leader at the Department of Tumor Biology, Institute for Cancer Research, and Professor at the Department of Clinical Science at the University of Bergen. His new web page is at

He is  heading the Norwegian Cancer Genomics Consortium, with the aim to introduce and investigate the use of tumour genome profiles for therapeutic decisions, and NoSarC, Norwegian Sarcoma Consortium, with a focus on this orphan cancer. 

Olas CV

Leonardo A. Meza-Zepeda

  • Group Leader PhD
  • +47 2278 1769

Stine H. Kresse

  • Post doc PhD
  • +47 2278 1783

Stine is a PostDoc in our group, and has o a main focus onfusion gene detection and liquid biopsies in sarcoma. Stine is currently working on a project at Dept of Genetics.  

Eva Wessel Stratford

  • Post doc PhD
  • 2278 1885

Eva is employed by HSØ on the NoSarC project

Else Munthe

  • Post Doc Dr scient
  • 2278 1887

Else is employed by the Cancer Society on the NoSarC project

Iwona Grad

  • Post Doc PhD

Iwona is a post doc funded by the Cancer Society on a project for drug screening of sarcoma cell lines and samples to identify and validate new potential therapies

Heidi Anine K. Bjørhovde

  • Engineer MSc
  • 22781767

Heidi Anine is employed on the NoSarC Project, funded by the Cancer Society "Krafttak mot Kreft". She is the contact person for the National sarcoma patient biobank.

Mona Mari Lindeberg

  • Dept engineer MSc
Mona is our group engineer dedicated to our projects within Mesenchymal Cancer Biology, funded by the Cancer Society

Tatiana Georgiesh

  • PhD Student MD
  • +47 2278 1765

Tatiana is doing her PhD on the NoSarC project. Her main supervisor is Bodil Bjerkehagen, and she is employed at the Dept of Pathology.