Kungliga Tekniska Hoegskolan

KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. Founded in 1827, KTH is Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to more than 13000 students, over 1700 PhD students, 3600 full time-employees, and researchers from around the world. KTH’s research and education activities cover a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy. Among the five campuses in Greater Stockholm, research from KTH’s School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health is also conducted at the Science for Life Laboratory (www.scilifelab.se), a leading research institution for the advancement of molecular biosciences.


Within the HIPPOCRATES project, KTH researchers from the Department of Protein Science will work at SciLifeLab on the analysis of protein biomarkers circulating in blood.

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