Group members

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Peter Bergsten

The major focus of Peter Bergsten’s research group is mechanisms of lipotoxicity in beta cells. The aim is addressed in in vitro studies by using various cell and molecular biology techniques but also in in vivo studies by measuring the level of circulating free fatty acids, hormones and inflammatory markers.


Ongoing Projects...

For further information about this research group please contact Peter Bergsten


  • Swedish Medical Research Council,
  • Swedish Research Council Formas,
  • Swedish Diabetes Association,
  • Regional Research Council.


Collaborators outside the department: