Genomics, Diabetes and Endocrinology

Organisational unit: Research group

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Endocrinology and Diabetes
  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems


  • Type 2 diabetes


Understanding the genetic and metabolic complexity of diabetes could help in identifying novel drug targets. A new classification of diabetes may pave the way for early intensified treatment and thereby possibly prevent late diabetic complications ascribed to the “metabolic memory”. It may also help the pharma industry to better stratify patients for drug trials and thereby reduce cost for development of new drugs. Dissect the genetic and metabolic complexity of diabetes and provide a refined diabetes classification that can pave the way for precision medicine in diabetes and development of a decision tool (road map) for the diabetic patients.

Recent research outputs

Fredrika Schill, Nilsson, M., Olsson, D. S., Ragnarsson, O., Berinder, K., Edén Engström, B., Dahlqvist, P., Wahlberg, J., Elisabet Englund & Pia Burman, 2019 Aug, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 104, 8, p. 3379-3388 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Miguel-Escalada, I., Bonàs-Guarch, S., Cebola, I., Ponsa-Cobas, J., Mendieta-Esteban, J., Atla, G., Javierre, B. M., Rolando, D. M. Y., Farabella, I., Morgan, C. C., García-Hurtado, J., Beucher, A., Morán, I., Pasquali, L., Ramos-Rodríguez, M., Appel, E. V. R., Linneberg, A., Gjesing, A. P., Witte, D. R., Pedersen, O. & 16 othersGrarup, N., Ravassard, P., Torrents, D., Mercader, J. M., Piemonti, L., Berney, T., de Koning, E. J. P., Kerr-Conte, J., Pattou, F., Fedko, I. O., Leif Groop, Prokopenko, I., Hansen, T., Marti-Renom, M. A., Fraser, P. & Ferrer, J., 2019 Jun 28, In : Nature Genetics. 51, 7, p. 1137-1148

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tania Singh, Colberg, J. K., Luis Sarmiento, Chaves, P., Hansen, L., Bsharat, S., Luis R. Cataldo, Monika Dudenhöffer-Pfeifer, Malin Fex, David Bryder, Dan Holmberg, Ewa Sitnicka, Corrado Cilio, Rashmi B. Prasad & Isabella Artner, 2019 Jun 24, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 9074.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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