Centre for Translational Microbiome Research (CTMR)

CTMR aims to better understand the contribution of the human microbiome to physiology and pathophysiology with the goal to open opportunities for development of novel therapies in the area of gastroenterology, reproductive health and neonatology.

Eva Doorakkers successful PhD defence on Friday January 25th

Eva Doorakkers from the group Upper GI Surgery defended her thesis "Helicobacter pylori eradication treatment and the risk of gastric and oesophageal cancer" on January 25th, 2019. Main Supervisor is Nele Brusselaers.

Supervisors: Assoc. Prof Nele Brusselaers, Prof Lars Engstrand, Prof Jesper Lagergren
Opponent: Prof Ernst Kuipers

More information about the dissertation defence

KI, Ferring and Rebiotix extend collaboration to research next generation of microbiome treatments

KI and Ferring Pharmaceuticals announced today a five-year extension of their collaboration to explore the potential of the human microbiome in reproductive medicine and women’s health and gastroenterology.

Read the press release on ki.se

Lars Engstrand and Ina Schuppe Koistinen featured on Swedish National TV4 February 2018

Lars Engstrand has been featured in the TV4 program Malou efter tio. The program focuses on the connction between long term usage of coagulants and stomach cancer

Watch the full program Malou efter tio on TV4 Play


Unlocking the Secrets of the Microbiome

A new film summarizing the work and personalities at the Centre for Translational Microbiome Research (CTMR)