Department of Clinical Sciences
Diabetes and endocrinology
CRC, Entr 72, building 91, level 12
University Hospital Malmö
SE-205 02  Malmö, Sweden


+46 40 391214


+46 40 391222



Emma Ahlqvist

Associated researcher (financed by the ENGAGE consortium)

Research projects

  • Genome-wide identification of genetic variants that affect microvascular diabetic complications, such as diabetic nephropathy and retinopathy.
  • Investigation of candidate genes for metabolic disease.
  • Investigation of candidate genes in type 2 diabetes (in collaboration with Anna Blom and Erik Renström, Lund University).
  • Identification of genes affecting metabolic and inflammatory traits in humans using QTL mapping in heterogeneous stocks (in collaboration with Rikard Holmdahl, Karolinska Institute).



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