Researchers at Karolinska Institutet report that cholesterol metabolites cause specific immune cells in the large intestine to move, which lies behind the formation of the immune system’s important lymphoid tissue in the intestine. The study, published in the journal Immunity, paves the way for a new possible treatment for patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Tim […]

CIMED researcher Maria Kasper was awarded the LEO Foundation GOLD award at the prize ceremony in Salzburg on October 28th at the ESDR meeting. This Award is given from LEO (Pharma) Foundation in association with the European Society for Dermatological Research (ESDR) to ”scientists that have made exceptional advances within dermatology research”. For more information […]

From July 1st 2017 CIMED receives a new focus and a new Board of Directors is appointed, as the mandate of the previous board ended on June 30th 2017. The new Board of Directors is to have larger clinical competence and CIMED shall focus more on supporting clinical research than previously. Research on chronic diseases […]

Vinnova’s and the Swedish Research Council’ s new call on future biological pharmaceuticals funds projects aimed to promote making Sweden world leading in development and production of biological pharmaceuticals. It is part of the research program for future biological pharmaceuticals that Vinnova and the Swedish Research Council have launched, commissioned by the government. The 8-year […]

CIMED announced in Spring 2016 the second call for Junior and Senior Investigator grants in basic, translational or clinical research. The grant applications underwent external review by an international expert panel and the KI/SCC management group has now taken the decision regarding allocation of the grants based on the suggestion from the CIMED board. THE […]