Research

Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine at Umeå University conducts research within the fields of cancer, infectious disease, metabolic disorders including diabetes, nervous system diseases as one of four universities in a national collaboration with the aim to make Sweden world-leading in medical research.

Researchers at the Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine at Umeå University gain access to first class and unique research infrastructure. This includes advanced imaging technologies, a national metabolomics infrastructure, and a biobank of high quality biosamples and related clinical registry data.

An ideal setting and unique opportunity for young, ambitious researchers who want to start their own independent line of research and build a competitive research group.

The Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine has close collaboration with the University Hospital of Umeå providing incredible opportunities for achieving top class molecular and translational research.

Read more about each research area, presented with selected researchers, in the menu.

Citation: Professor Helena Edlund, Umeå University


CRISPR-Cas9 discovery

Expanding scientific frontiers at MIMS, Umeå University - Professor Emmanuelle Charpentier