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About the Division of Transplantation Surgery

At the Unit of Transplantation Surgery, CLINTEC there is 1 professor, 1 adjunct professor, 6 associate professors, 8 medicine PhDs and 6 registered doctoral students.

The unit includes a cell transplantation laboratory, where research into the isolation and characterization of fetal and adult hepatocytes is carried out. Another research activity covers the field of pancreatic islet cell transplantation.

The Unit of Transplantation Surgery arranges courses in basic surgical training for medical students at various time points during their medical education.


Carl-Gustav Groth

Professor Emeritus

Gunnar Tydén

Adjunct Professor

In memoriam


Karolinska Institutet

Inst. for Clinical Sciences, Intervention and Technology

Division of Transplantation Surgery

Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge

SE-141 86 Stockholm

Fax. Phone: +46 8 774 31 91