Publications Roger Karlsson


Karlsson, A., Karlsson, R., Karlsson, M., Cans, A. S., Strömberg, A., Ryttsén, F., Orwar, O. Networks of nanotubes and containers Nature 409:150-152 (2001)

Karlsson, M., Sott, K., Cans, A.S., Karlsson, A., Karlsson, R., Orwar, O. Micropipette assisted formation of microscopic networks of unilamellar lipid bilayer nanotubes and containers Langmuir 17:6754-6758 (2001)

Nolkrantz, K., Farre, C., Brederlau, A., Karlsson, R., Brennan, C., Eriksson, P. S., Weber, S. G., Sandberg, M., Orwar, O. Electroporation of single cells and tissues with an electrolyte filled capillary Anal. Chem. 73:4469-4477 (2001)

Karlsson, R., Karlsson, M., Karlsson, A., Cans, A.S., Bergenholtz, J., Åkerman, B., Ewing, A.G., Voinova, M., Orwar, O. Moving-wall-driven flows in nanofluidic systems Langmuir 18:4186-4190 (2002)

Cans, A.-S., Wittenberg, N., Karlsson, R., Sombers, L., Karlsson, M., Orwar, O., Ewing, A. Artificial cells: new insights into exocytosis using liposomes and lipid nanotubes Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 100:400-404 (2003).

Karlsson, A., Karlsson, M., Karlsson, R., Sott, K., Lundqvist, A., Tokarz, M., Orwar, O. Nanofluidic networks based on lipid membrane technology Anal. Chem. 75:2529-2537 (2003).

Karlsson, R., Karlsson, A., Orwar, O. Formation and transport of nanotube-integrated vesicles in a nanoscale bilayer network J. Phys. Chem. B 107:11201-11207 (2003).

Karlsson, R., Karlsson, A., Orwar, O. A nanofluidic switching device J. Am. Chem. Soc. 125:8442-8443 (2003).

Cans, A.-S., Wittenberg, N., Eves, D., Karlsson, R., Karlsson, A., Orwar, O., Ewing, A. Amperometric detection of exocytosis in an artificial synapse Anal. Chem. 75:4168-4175 (2003).

Karlsson, M., Davidson, M., Karlsson, R., Karlsson, A., Bergenholtz, J., Konkoli, Z., Jesorka, A., Lobovkina, T., Hurtig, J., Voinova, M., Orwar, O. Biomimetic nanoscale reactors and networks Annu. Rev. Phys. Chem. 55:613-649 (2004).

Karlsson, R., Karlsson, A., Bäckman, O., Johansson, B.R., Hulth, S. Identification of key proteins involved in the anammox reaction FEMS Microbiol Lett 297:87-94 (2009).

Mossberg, A., Puchades, M., Halskau, Ö., Baumann, A., Lanekoff, I., Chao, Y., Martinez, A., Svanborg, C., Karlsson, R. HAMLET interacts with lipid membranes and perturbs their structure and integrity PLoS One 5(2):e9384 (2010).

Chooneea, D., Karlsson, R., Encheva, V., Arnold, C., Appleton, H., Shah, H. Elucidation of the outer membrane proteome of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium utilising a lipid-based protein immobilization technique BMC Microbiol 10:44 (2010).

Adams, K.L., Engelbrektsson, J., Voinova, M., Zhang, B., Eves, D.J., Karlsson, R., Heien, M.L., Cans, A.-S., Ewing, A.G. Steady-state electrochemical determination of lipidic nanotube diameter utilizing an artificial cell model Anal Chem 82:1020-1026 (2010).

Lanekoff, I., Karlsson, R. Analysis of intact ladderane phospholipids, originating from viable anammox bacteria, using RP-LC-ESI-MS. Anal Bioanal Chem 397(8):3543-3551 (2010).

Nayeri, M., Karlsson, R., Bergenholtz, J. Surfactant effects on colloidal interactions: Concentrated micellar solutions of nonionic surfactant. Coll Surf A: Physicochem Eng Asp 368(1-3):84-90 (2010).

Lanekoff, I., Kurczy, M.E., Adams, K.L., Malm, J., Karlsson, R., Sjövall, P., Ewing, A.G. An in situ fracture device to image lipids in single cells using ToF‐SIMS. Surf. Interface Anal. 43 (1‐2): 257-260 (2011).

Karlsson, R., Kurczy, M., Grzhibovskis, R., Adams, K.L., Ewing, A.G., Cans, A.-S., Voinova, M.V. Mechanics of lipid bilayer junctions affecting the size of a connecting lipid nanotube. Nanoscale Res. Lett. 6 (1): 421 (2011).

Karlsson, R., Davidson, M., Svensson-Stadler, L., Karlsson, A., Olesen, K., Carlsohn, Moore, E.R.B. Strain-level typing and identification of bacteria using mass spectrometry-based proteomics. J Proteome Res. 2012 May 4;11(5):2710-20.

Jansson ET, Trkulja CL, Olofsson J, Millingen M, Wikström J, Jesorka A, Karlsson A, Karlsson R, Davidson M, Orwar O. Microfluidic flow cell for sequential digestion of immobilized proteoliposomes. Anal Chem. 2012 Jul 3;84(13):5582-8.


Karlsson, R., Karlsson, A., Ewing, A., Dommersnes, P., Joanny, J.-F., Jesorka, A., Orwar, O. Chemical Analysis in Nanoscale Surfactant Networks. Review article. Anal Chem 78(17):5960 - 5968 (2006) (Review).

Karlsson, R., Choonea, D., Carlsohn, E., Encheva, V., Shah, H. Characterization of bacterial membrane proteins using a novel combination of a lipid based protein immobilization technique with mass spectrometry. Invited to write a chapter in the book Mass Spectrometry for Microbial Proteomics (Edited by Professor Haroun N. Shah, Professor Saheer E. Gharbia and Dr Vesela Encheva). Published 2010 by Wiley-Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons, Inc. England).

Sui, P., Miliotis, T., Davidson, M., Karlsson, R., Karlsson, A. Membrane protein digestion – comparison of LPI HexaLane with traditional techniques, Chapter 10. In: “Gel-Free Proteomics: Methods and Protocols” in the “Methods in Molecular Biology” (Edited by Kris Gevaert and Joël Vandekerckhove) Published 2011 by Humana Press, part of Springer Science+Business Media.


Co-author and co-inventor of one patent and three pending patents.

Chiu, D., Orwar, O., Karlsson, A., Karlsson, M., Karlsson, R. Microscopic networks of containers and nanotubes – WO0226616 – Patent

Karlsson, A., Karlsson, R., Pihl, J., Karlsson, M., Orwar, O., Lobovkina, T., Jesorka, A., Davidson, M. Device and use thereof – WO2006068619

This patent describes the method, technology and use of the Lipid-based Protein Immobilization technique, LPITM 

Bauer, B., Davidson, M., Orwar, O., Karlsson, A., Karlsson, R. Plasma membrane vesicles and methods of making and using same – WO2009130659   

Frontal Affinity Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (FAC-MS) and the Lipid-based Protein Immobilization technique, LPITM – WO2011040876