Faculty of Medicine | Lund University



A joint initiative to understand blood generation in health and disease

  • Hemato-Linné is an excellence research environment in hematopoiesis at Lund University. 
  • Financed by the Swedish Research Council through a 10-year Linnaeus grant, Hemato-Linné was established in 2006 as a world-leading research environment to study the regulation of normal and leukemic hematopoietic stem cells and blood lineage development. Read more about Hemato-Linné at the Swedish Research Council
  • Hemato-Linné consists of 15 collaborating research groups with complementary competences and a track record of successful collaborative projects.
  • Hemato-Linné also focuses on excellence in research training and career development of young scientists.

Our mission

  • To understand the cellular and molecular regulation of hematopoietic stem cell self renewal and lineage commitment.
  • To understand how these processes are perturbed in hematological disorders.

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orit kollet

Dr. Orit Kollet from the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, will be visiting Lund on June 1, 2016. She will give a lecture entitled "Metabolic regulation of blood and bone forming stem cells: the role of ROS and nitric oxide" on Wednesday, June 1 at 2 pm in the seminar room BMC I1345.

Host: Stefan Karlsson


gerald de haan

Professor Gerald de Haan from the University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands, will be visiting Lund on June 3 in connection with Matilda Billing's thesis defence.

He will give a lecture entitled "Aging of hematopoietic stem cells" on Friday June 3 at 11 am in the Segerfalk Lecture Hall, BMC A10.

Host: Stefan Karlsson


Welcome to a Hemato-Linné minisymposium with Sean Morrison and Gordon Keller on May 26, 2016 at 2-4 pm in the LUX lecture hall. 

harvey lodish
Harvey Lodish

Professor Harvey Lodish from the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, MIT, Cambridge, MA, will be visiting Lund on April 10 - 12, 2016. He will give a lecture entitled "Regulated self-renewal divisions of hematopoietic progenitor cells – new drugs for anemias" on Monday, April 11 at 1 pm in the Segerfalk lecture hall, BMC A10.

Host: Johan Flygare


scott armstrong
Scott Armstrong

Scott Armstrong, MD, PhD, from the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA will be visiting Lund on February 24, 2016 in connection with Amol Ugale's thesis defense.

He will give a lecture entitled "Epigenetic Mechanisms and Leukemia Stem Cell Development" on Wednesday February 24 at 10 am in the Belfrage Lecture Hall, BMC D15.


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