Prof. Kirsebom leads a research group on Metal-ion – RNA cooperativity. It focuses on the biology of RNA and its role in various cellular processes. More information.
In December 2009, Prof. Kirsebom received SEK 700 000 as a three-year International Collaborative Research Grant from the Swedish Research Links programme (funded by Sida and the Swedish Research Council) for a India related project entitled ”Comparative genomics and sporulation in mycobacteria”. See the full list of South Asia related projects given Swedish Research Links grants 2009.
The research project will be carried out in collaboration with Prof. Alok
Bhattacharya, School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi.