Lund University is behind a large number of significant medical discoveries that have led to improved treatments methods, new drugs and better diagnostics.More >
After over 300 years of medical research in Lund, the Faculty of Medicine is now one of the most research-intensive university environments in Europe.More >
Researchers at Lund University in Sweden have developed a new mouse model that answers the question of what actually happens in the body when type 2 diabetes develops and how the body responds to drug treatment. Long-term studies of the middle-aged mouse model will be better than previous studies at confirming how drugs for type 2 diabetes function in humans.
For over 300 years, Lund University's Faculty of Medicine has been engaged in teaching and research. Today, the Faculty of Medicine is a knowledge-intensive meeting place for students, lecturers and researchers from all over the world.
The faculty's researchers make new discoveries and develop innovations to improve people's health and quality of life.
Our study programmes equip today's students with knowledge and insights for professional lives within medicine, nursing and healthcare.
The urge to investigate the mechanisms of life, and the desire to improve people's health is what drives our staff and students.