29 Jun 2022
“I would like to come to a point where we cure even more children that are diagnosed with leukaemia”
The focus of paediatric oncologist Kees-Jan Pronk’s research is to find out what happens with the blood system in children that develop leukaemia. The other focus of his research i...
22 Jun 2022
‘I believe that validated PET-imaging biomarkers could transform the future clinical cancer care’
The focus of senior consultant Elin Trägårdh’s research is diagnostic nuclear medicine – in particular a modality called PET/CT. It is used mainly for evaluation of patients with c...
20 Jun 2022
Camila Vazquez Echegaray Awarded a MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowship
The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) fund excellent research and innovation. This March, the MSCA awarded €242m to the 2021 Postdoctoral Fellowships applicants – among them, a...
20 Jun 2022
A new WCMM doctor!
Nicholas Bèchet successfully defended his thesis on June 17, 2022. This makes him the first PhD to graduate from the Lundgaard lab. Congratulations to both Dr. Bèchet and Iben Lun...
20 Jun 2022
Half-time review in the Diabetes and Brain Function Lab!
On May 19th 2022, João Vieira, PhD student at João Duarte's lab successfully passed his half-time review. His main supervisor is João Duarte and his co-supervisor is Martin Magnuss...
15 Jun 2022
’The need for better therapeutic options for brain cancers is very big’
The focus of oncologist Anders Wittrup’s research is so called RNA therapeutics and how it can be developed into cancer therapies. “We have a special focus on brain cancers for whi...
8 Jun 2022
‘It's every researcher's dream to find new treatments for diseases’
The focus of cardiologist Martin Magnusson’s research is epidemiological clinical heart failure as well as diabetes and cardiovascular studies. “We use large population-based and p...
1 Jun 2022
‘We hope to find a neuroprotective treatment that can slow down the disease progression’
Neurologist Gesine Paul-Visse's research focus is on discovering, developing and implementing new therapies for neurological diseases such as Parkinson’s disease and stroke. “I am ...
30 May 2022
‘Already now, we are producing patient-specific implants that shorten the surgical time’
The focus of medical engineer Einar Heiberg’s research is on empowering physicians with patient-specific 3D models to help each patient. “The vision that I have is that for complex...
18 May 2022
’I hope that my research will lead to more knowledge about bacteria in cystic fibrosis’
Lisa Påhlman, a specialist in infectious diseases, has a main research focus on airway infections in cystic fibrosis – a genetic disease that affects many organs of the body, perha...