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CMM researcher Ulf Hedin receives Heart-Lung Foundation’s Great Research Grant 2018

CMM researcher Ulf Hedin receives Heart-Lung Foundation’s Great Research Grant 2018

The great research grant is awarded annually, and is the largest individual grant by the Heart Lung Foundation. One researcher is awarded a total of SEK 15 million, to create the conditions for a crucial research breakthrough.

"The aim of our research is to develop a blood sample that can identify individuals with unstable arteriosclerosis, a common cause of stroke and myocardial infarction", says Ulf Hedin.

The research grant was handed by HRH Prince Daniel to Professor Ulf Hedin and his co applicant Ljubica Matic during a ceremony on June 5th.

Read the Heart Lung foundations press release (in Swedish).

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