Anton Gisterå

Anton Gisterå

Assistant Professor
Visiting address: BioClinicum,plan 8, Karolinska universitetssjukhuset Solna, 17176 Stockholm
Postal address: K2 Medicin, Solna, K2 Kardiov m Olofsson P Gisterå A, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • I am a physician-scientist pursuing research in the field of atherosclerosis
    immunology. Currently appointed assistant professor in experimental
    cardiovascular research.
    2004-2010, Medical degree, Uppsala University
    2010-2016, PhD in Cardiovascular Medicine and Immunology, Karolinska


  • Investigating how the adaptive immune system is specifically involved in the
    atherosclerosis process as well as in other related cardiovascular diseases.


  • Teaches in the medical program, the biomedicine program, for master students
    and doctoral students. Member of the steering group for the cardiovascular
    research doctoral program (CVR).


All other publications



  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 2021-2025

Degrees and Education

  • Degree Of Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Medicine, Solna, Karolinska Institutet, 2016

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