High impact publications

Recent publications in high impact journals where researchers from Karolinska Institutet are main authors.

Transcription and Signaling Regulators in Developing Neuronal Subtypes of Mouse and Human Enteric Nervous System
Memic F, Knoflach V, Morarach K, Sadler R, Laranjeira C, Hjerling-Leffler J, Sundström E, Pachnis V, Marklund U, Gaestroentology (2017) Online 11 October. Article in Press.

Oxygen Therapy in Suspected Acute Myocardial Infarction
Hofmann R, James SK, Jernberg T et al, NEJM (2017) Online 28 September. Original Article.

Childhood onset inflammatory bowel disease and risk of cancer: a Swedish nationwide cohort study 1964-2014
Olén O, Askling J, Frumento P, Neovius M, Smedby KE, Ekbom A, Malmborg P, Ludvigsson JF, BMJ (2017) Online 20 September. Research.

Improving anaesthesia care for children

Per-Arne Lönnqvist’s research aims to improve anaesthesia care for children. He has helped to develop the use of ultrasound for improving the precision of local anaesthetic administration and has been a pioneer in the use of alpha-2 agonists in paediatric anaesthesia and intensive care.

Reducing risk during pregnancy and childbirth

Anna-Karin Wikström researches pregnancy-related complications, especially preeclampsia. Two important lines of her research involve registry studies of risk factors during pregnancy and childbirth, and MRI studies of the placenta and the maternal brain during preeclampsia.