Faculty of Medicine | Lund University


A Joint Initiative to Understand Blood Generation in Health and Disease

  • Hemato-Linné is an excellence Linnaeus research environment supported by the Swedish Research Council and Lund University for the period of 2006-2016
  • Established as a world-leading research environment to study the regulation of normal and leukemic hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) and blood lineage development



Interested in research? Apply for the Preparatory Program in STEM CELL BIOLOGY 30 ECT January – June 2015. Application deadline: OCTOBER 15, 2014

Diamond Blackfan anemia (DBA) is a hypoplastic anemia (shortage of red cell production) that presents in early childhood as a moderate to severe anemia and many of the patients (40%) are transfusion-dependent for a lifetime. Practically all DBA patients have a mutation in one of the ribosomal protein genes. See our newly produced film about the disease.

On March 26th, Harvey F. Lodish gave a seminar on “Starting and developing biotechnology companies” Professor Lodish is from the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Professor of Biology and Professor of Bioengineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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