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Research at Karolinska Institutet

Research at Karolinska Institutet spans the entire medical field, from basic experimental research to patient-oriented and nursing research. Karolinska Institutet accounts for the single largest share of all academic medical research conducted in Sweden.

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Why people gain weight as they get older

Many people struggle to keep their weight in check as they get older. In a study published in Nature Medicine, KI researcher Kirsty Spalding and her colleagues have now uncovered why that is. View a video about the findings.

Katarina Sternudd