Marcus Larsson

MD, Ph.D, and consultant in Pediatrics
Mr. Larsson is an consultant in Pediatrics at Skåne University Hospital and the Department of Pediatrics, Lund University. Mr. Larsson was the CEO of the company during the first two years and is currently a member of the board.

Andreas Herbst

MD and obstetrics phys.
Andreas Herbst is head of Obstetrics at Skane University hospital, associate professor at Lund University, and president of the Swedish Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is an experienced clinician in the obstetric field, and has been involved in clinical research during 30 years, with focus on perinatal asphyxia and fetal monitoring.

Niels-Bjarne Woods

Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer
Niels-Bjarne Woods is a founder, and Chief Scientific Officer of Longboat Explorers AB. He is an award winning, highly accomplished stem cell researcher and Associate Professor at Lund University’s Stem Cell Center, Sweden, with over 20 years of experience in the field of stem cell biology and developmental hematopoiesis. He has led several highly innovative preclinical research programs towards understanding key biological mechanisms in stem cell differentiation. He is Director of the Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Facility, and Director of the Lund University Viral Vector Core Facility, Sweden. Niels-Bjarne’s publication record includes articles in international journals such as Nature, PNAS, Cell Metabolism, Cell Reports, Blood, and Stem Cells, Stem Cell Reports and is an inventor on 7 patents. Niels-Bjarne moved to Sweden 8 years ago after receiving postdoctoral training at the world renown Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, California.