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Neurotrauma / Neurosurgery / Neurovascular

Surgical interventions for conditions such as neurotrauma, brain tumours and vascular disorders are constantly being refined by scientists in this field.

Interactions between clinical scientists in this area and basic scientists in the areas of development/stem cells/repair are increasing rapidly in order to translate basic discoveries into treatment strategies.

This field also has close links with research in cardiovascular disorders.

Research groups

Researcher Research area
Kristian Borg Rehabilitation medicine
Ulf Diczfalusy Oxysterols in health and disease
Lars I Eriksson Anesthestiology and intensive care
Peter Fransson Large-scale connectivity in the human brain
Lars Jakobsson Regulation of vascular integrity in the CNS
Bengt Linderoth Functional neurosurgery
Fredrik Piehl Inflammation and neurodegeneration after neurotrauma
Mårten Risling Experimental traumatology
Mikael Svensson Neurosurgery
Cecilia Söderberg-Nauclér Neural differentiation and cancer development
Torbjörn Tomson Epilepsy
Nils Gunnar Wahlgren Stroke
Elisabet Waldenlind Neurovascular headache