Yongtao Xue-Franzén

Senior lab manager

Om mig

I perform tasks both in lab management, research and research co-ordination.


Currently working on spinal cord injure repair project at Clinical Neuroscience Department. I am also taking following roles:


Scientific Speciality

*Experience in Neuroscience research and transgenic technology, microscopy, in situ hybridization and 3D imaging.

*Genome-wide research with sequencing platform and microarray platform: experimental techniques, data analysis, software application and bioinformatics.

*Well trained in basic principles and techniques of molecular biology.

*Transgenic technology.

*Gene expression, epigenetic regulation and cancer research in high throughput platform.


Administration roles:

*Lab management, lab database and documentation, budgeting, purchase and invoice, risk assessment, ethical permission, Co-ordination between labs and facilities.

* Chemical safety representative for the CNS department 

* Working environment safety representative,

* Representative for the Collabration Council (samverkasrådet) for the department of Clinical Neuroscience. 

* Representative as reference group for the procurement(upphandling)  process at Karolinska Institutet.


Beyond science:

* Course: From Research to Business, organized by Vinnova and esbri (Entrepreneurship and Small Business Research Institute), 15 ECTS credits


Volunteer work :

Covid 19 RT-qPCR diagnostic with LIMs at National Pandemic Center Karolinska Institutet & Scilife.