Most heart muscle cells are formed during childhood.
Research at Karolinska Institutet spans the entire medical field, from basic experimental research to patient-oriented and nursing research. Karolinska Institutet today stands for more than 40% of all academic medical research in Sweden.
Karolinska Research Lectures is a lecture series initiated by the Nobel Assembly and Karolinska Institutet.
The lectures are held by specially invited, prominent international researchers. The overall concept is to present recent developments of general interest in areas of great relevance to biomedical research in a broad sense.