Lund University


Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 40,000 students and more than 8,000 staff based in Lund, Helsingborg and Malmö. We are united in our efforts to understand, explain and improve our world and the human condition.

The Faculty of Medicine is part of Lund University, and is responsible for education and research within medicine and healthcare. Our academic programs are closely linked with the healthcare system and are firmly anchored in the faculty’s strong research tradition. Our research spans a broad field within experimental preclinical research, near-patient clinical research and health sciences research. The Faculty of Medicine, with its 1,800 employees and 2,700 students in Lund and Malmö, is a knowledge-intensive meeting place for students, teachers and researchers from all over the world.

Role within KATY

Bioinformatic analyses of genomic/transcriptomic data. Experimental systems for assessment of predicted therapy based on organoid modeling.

Main contacts

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Prof. Håkan Axelson
Team Leader
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Sarah Schoch
Deputy Team Leader
Lund University
Box 117
221 00 Lund