Ruth Palmer Lab 
  • Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg University
  • Medicinaregatan 9B, Gothenburg, SE-41390, Sweden


2016/04/02 - Event

We all gathered together for a good cause: to "erradicate" childhood cancer. Spin of Hope is the largest spinning event arranged for the benefit of the Barncancerfonden.




Paper celebration: Brigatinib, an anaplastic lymphoma kinase inhibitor, abrogates activity and growth in ALK-positive neuroblastoma cells, Drosophila and mice. Congratulations Joachim, Kathrin and Haiying!

Joachim's Oncotarget 2016 paper celebration.

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Paper celebration: Godzilla-dependent transcytosis promotes Wingless signalling in Drosophila wing imaginal discs.  Congratulations Yasuo! 

Yasuo's Nature Cell Biology 2016 paper celebration.

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 2016/03/31 - Award

Ruth Palmer was awarded the Göran Gustafsson prize in Molecular Biology "for her important discoveries about the function and regulation of an important tyrosine kinase that controls cellular signaling and development". The Göran Gustafsson award is given out every year within five subject fields. 

Read more here (Swedish, video in Enligsh) 

Read more about this here (Swedish). 



Preparing ourselves for the fasting period. God fettisdag med "labbakta" semlor!


2015/09/15 - Event

24th European Drosophila Research Conference, Heidelberg (Sep 9th-12th, 2015)

Some pictures from our stay in Germany. Great conference and great country! Next EDRC in autumn 2017 in London!



Official oppening of our lab homepage. Up and running!

Job Opportunities

Post-doctoral possitions

Postdoctoral postitions are available immediately. We welcome enquiries from prospective research fellows interested in joining the group. Please e-mail your CV, a statement of research experience, and contact details for three references.


PhD/Master student  possitions

PhD and Masters opportunities are available. Enquiries from students interested in joining the group are very welcome. Please contact us by e-mail to find out more.

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