Unit profile


The Division of Clinical Genetics consists of several research teams. Our research is focused on different aspects of cancer genetics and cancer biology as well as genetics of heritable rare diseases. This includes the identification and characterization of genetic aberrations, investigations of the functional outcome of somatic and constitutional genetic variants, and the development of novel targeted therapies for various forms of cancer.

UKÄ subject classification

  • Cancer and Oncology
  • Medical Genetics

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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