Susanna Brighenti

Susanna Brighenti

Principal Researcher | Docent
Visiting address: Alfred Nobels allé 8, plan 7, 14152 Huddinge
Postal address: H7 Medicin, Huddinge, H7 CIM Brighenti, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • Immunologist with a research focus on tuberculosis (TB) infection and disease who has a large interest in basic and clinical research.


  • My group study immunopathogenesis in TB and how immune responses that are suppressed by M. tuberculosis can be restored to support antibiotic treatment and prevent the mergence of antimicrobial resistance.


  • Extensive experience of teaching and education including supervision of PhD students at Karolinska Institutet.


All other publications



  • Principal Researcher, Immunology of tuberculosis (TB), Department of Medicine, Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, 2014-

Degrees and Education

  • Docent, Karolinska Institutet, 2014

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