Medical Microbiology

Faculty of Medicine | Lund University

Medical Microbiology

Welcome to the Section of Medical Microbiology. Medical Microbiology is a part of the Department of Laboratory Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine at Lund University and consists of the sections of Bacteriology and Virology.


Research at the Section of Bacteriology includes bacteriology, mycology and parasitology. We study the pathogenesis in experimental and natural infections, characterization of microorganisms and virulence factors, development of experimental vaccines and immuno- and DNA-based diagnostics, microbial metabolites and public health microbiology.


Research at the Section of Virology focuses on human papillomavirus (HPV), influenza and the retroviruses human and simian immunodeficiency virus (HIV and SIV, respectively).

Where to find us

Postal and visiting address:
Medical Microbiology
Lund University
Sölvegatan 23
SE-223 62 Lund, Sweden

Phone: int. +46 46 17 32 91
local: 046 173291 (secretarial office)
Fax: int. +46 46 18 91 17
local 046 18 91 17

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