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Research at BMI
The purpose of our research is to integrate basic molecular and cell-biology studies with physiological and metabolic studies of organs, in vitro and in the intact organism, in normal and pathological states.
Our aim is to generate new knowledge that can be used in the prevention and treatment of illnesses such as diabetes, metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, obesity, and lung as well as kidney and intestinal tract illnesses.
Main research themes and sections
The research is being conducted within the following main themes which represent our five research sections. Each research section consists of a number of research groups.