Congrats, all new doctors!

Conferment ceremony of 2016.Conferment ceremony. On Friday, May 13, 124 newly graduated doctoral students was celebrated at Stockholm City Hall. The city was at its best for Karolinska Institutet’s spring conferment ceremony.

New Silvia doctors received their diplomas

Drottning Silvia

Dementia care. At a degree ceremony on 17 May at Karolinska Institutet six doctors graduated from the Silvia programme. The ceremony took place in connection with the Silviahemmet’s 20th anniversary, and Her Majesty Queen Silvia handed out the diplomas to the new doctors.

Tore Curstedt nominated for EPO Lifetime Achievement Award

Tore_CurstedtInnovative treatment for preterm babies. Docent Tore Curstedt at Karolinska Institutet’s Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery has been nominated by the European Patent Office (EPO) for a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2016 European Inventor Award ceremony for his work with Curosurf.

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High impact publications

Recent publications in high impact journals where researchers from Karolinska Institutet are main authors.

Analysis of allelic expression patterns in clonal somatic cells by single-cell RNA-seq
Reinius B, Mold JE, Ramsköld D, Deng Q, Johnsson P, Michaëlsson J, Frisén J and Sandberg R
Nature Genetics (2016) Online 26 September. Letter.
On KI News: How our cells use mother’s and father’s genes

Single-Cell Transcriptome Profiling of Human Pancreatic Islets in Health and Type 2 Diabetes
Segerstolpe Å, Palasantza A, Eliasson P, Andersson E, Andréasson A, Sun X, Picelli S, Sabirsh A, Clausen M, Bjursell MK, Smith DM, Kasper M, Ämmälä C, Sandberg R
Cell Metabolism (2016) Online 22 September. Article.

Risk for Congenital Malformation With H1N1 Influenza Vaccine: A Cohort Study With Sibling Analysis
Ludvigsson JF, Ström P, Lundholm C, Cnattingius S, Ekbom A, Örtqvist Å, Feltelius N,Granath F, Stephansson O
Annals of Internal Medicine (2016) Online 20 September 2016. Original research.