Anja Schmidt-Christensen

Research Engineer, PhD, Doctor of natural sciences (Dr. rer.nat.), Diplom degree, Postdoc, Postdoc, Diploma thesisFormer name: Anja Schmidt

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Immunology
  • Endocrinology and Diabetes
  • Immunology in the medical area


  • inflammation, type 1 diabetes, Fibrosis, Animal Models, 3D Imaging, multiphoton imaging, optical projection tomography


My research profile and expertise is in the field of immunology of chronic inflammation related to autoimmune Type-1 Diabetes and fibrosis, with a special focus on advanced imaging methods and working with in vivo models.



I am lecturing and teaching in Immunology with subjects Tolerance and Autoimmunity. We also run small lab projects for students of the medical education programm.

Recent research outputs

Fransén Pettersson, N., Deronic, A., Julia Nilsson, Hannibal, T., Hansen, L., Anja Schmidt-Christensen, Fredrik Ivars & Dan Holmberg, 2018 Sep 5, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 9, e0203228.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nguyen, D., Marchand, P. J., Planchette, A. L., Julia Nilsson, Sison, M., Extermann, J., Lopez, A., Sylwestrzak, M., Sordet-Dessimoz, J., Anja Schmidt-Christensen, Dan Holmberg, Van De Ville, D. & Lasser, T., 2017 Dec 1, In : Biomedical Optics Express. 8, 12, p. 5637-5650 14 p., #301816.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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