Karolinska Institutet

Stockholm, Sweden

Karolinska Institutet ranks as one of the world’s leading medical universities, and accounts for 40 per cent of all medical research in Sweden. The institute has about 4 500 employees.



It provides excellent postgraduate training with 2100 registered PhD students from around the world. The vascular morphogenesis lab headed by Lars Jakobsson has described fundamental mechanisms of angiogenesis, vascular remodelling and vascular malformation.


Lars Jakobsson: lars.jakobsson@ki.se