Research groups

Cardiovascular Medicine
Head of unit: Per Eriksson
Research focus: Cardiovascular disease

Research Groups

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Per Eriksson

The long-term interest of the Eriksson team is to study the molecular mechanisms underlying aortic aneurys.

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Göran K Hansson

Our research is focused on immune mechanisms in atherosclerosis development.

Lars Maegdefessel

Lars Maegdefessel’s group performs translational studies in atherosclerosis research, focussing on the therapeutic and biomarker potential of non-codingRNAs (e.g., microRNAs and lncRNAs) and other epigenetic modulators in vascular disease and its underlying (patho-) mechanisms.