Lennart Blomqvist

Lennart Blomqvist

Professor/Senior Physician | Docent
Visiting address: Hotellet, plan 2, Karolinska universitetssjukhuset, 17176 Stockholm
Postal address: K1 Molekylär medicin och kirurgi, K1 MMK Diagnostisk radiologi, 171 76 Stockholm

About me

  • Lennart Blomqvist researches cancer imaging. His thesis on MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) of rectal cancer has contributed to the widespread use of the technique that enables better treatment selection and outcome for these patients. He has also helped to develop a method for the measurement of segmental liver function using MRI.


  • Research group leader of the group Diagnostic Radiology.


All other publications


  • Professor/Senior Physician, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, 2016-

Degrees and Education

  • Docent, Karolinska Institutet, 2002

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