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Researchers at BMI

Professors 

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Andreas Kjær
Professor

Molecular imaging, Positron emission tomography (PET), Cancer, Cardiovascular Diseases, Nuclear Medicine, Pathophysiology

Research group leader for Cluster for Molecular Imaging

Bente Merete Stallknecht

Bente Merete Stallknecht
Professor

Physical Activity, Adipose tissue, Energy balance, Prevention, Metabolic health, Obesity, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases

Research group leader for Act4Life

Birgitte Holst

Professor

  • Obesity, Eating Disorders, Appetite Regulation, Development of Medicine

Research group leader for Birgitte Holst Group

Bjørn Quistorff
Professor

Eating Disorders, Obesity, Biochemistry, Regulation of Metabolism, Diabetes

Section manager for the Section of Cell and Metabolic Research and Research group leader for The Metabolic Regulation Group

Christian Aalkjær Professor

Blood pressure, blood vessels, smooth muscle, endothelial cell, cell biology, ion transport, pH

Part of the the Ion Channel Group

Clare Hawkins

Professor

Atherosclerosis, Protein Oxidation, DNA damage, Lipoprotein Oxidation, Oxidative stress, Redox signaling, Myeloperoxidase, Hypohalous acids, Inflammation, Macrophages, Endothelial Dysfunction

Flemming Dela

Flemming Dela
Professor

Obesity, Diabetes, Metabolisme, Mitokondrial physiology, Cardio-vascular diseases, Physical Activity, Exercise

Research group leader for Dela Group at Xlab

Gerrit van Hall
Professor

Human metabolism, Metabolomics, Mass-spectrometry, muscle waisting, exercise, diabetes, endocrinology

Research group leader for Affiliate Metabolic Mass-Spectrometry

Jens Bülow
Clinical Professor

Metabolic regulation, Cardiovascular regulation

Jens Høiriis Nielsen

Jens Høiriis Nielsen
Professor Emeritus

Diabetes, Beta cell biology, Insulin secretion and action, Stem cells

 

Jens Juul Holst

Jens Juul Holst
Professor

Obesity, Eating Disorders, Appetite Regulation, Human Physiology, General Physiology/biophysics, Gastroenterology, Endocrinology, Respiration Physiology, Energy Metabolism, Thermoregulation, Diabetology, Diabetes

Section manager for the Section of Endocrinology and Research group leader for Translational Metabolic Physiology

Jørn Wulff Helge

Jørn Wulff Helge
Professor

Work Physiology, Metabolic Regulation, Muscle Metabolism, Physical Activity and Health, Sports, Exercise, Diet

Section Manager for the Section of Systems Biology and Research group leader for Wulff Helge Group at Xlab

KLaus Qvortrup

Klaus Qvortrup
Professor

Anatomy, Histology, Macroscopy, Ultrastructure and Function of the Inner Ear, Micropscopy

Head of CFIM

Mette M. Rosenkilde

Professor

Research group leader for Mette M. Rosenkilde Group

MIchael Jonathan Davies

Michael Jonathan Davies
Professor

Oxidation, Free radicals, Oxidants, Antioxidants, Protein damage, Proteomics, Cardiovascular disease, Atherosclerosis, Extracellular matrix, Myeloperoxidase, Hypochlorous acid, Peroxynitrous acid, Inflammation, Glycation, Maillard reaction, Protein aggregation, Diabetes

Research group leader for Protein Oxidation

Nils Billestrup

Nils Billestrup Professor

Molecular cell biology, diabetes, beta cells, signal transduction

Research group leader for Beta Cell Biology

Olga Sosnovtseva

Olga Sosnovtseva
Professor

Biophysics, Raman spectroscopy, Laser speckle flowmetry, Renal physiology, Vascular networks, Biosimulation

Research group leader for Biosimulation and Biophotonics

Thomas Mandrup-Poulsen

Thomas Mandrup-Poulsen
Professor                 

Apoptosis, beta-cell biology, cytokines, immuno-endocrinology, immuno-metabolism, inflammation, insulin secretion, signalling, metabolic stress, oxidative stress, Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes

Research group leader for Immuno-Endocrinology Lab 

Simon Francis Thomsen

Simon Francis Thomsen
Professor

Coming soon

Head of the Center for Medical Research Methodology

Søren-Peter Olesen

Søren-Peter Olesen
Professor

Cardiac Physiology, Cardiac arrhythmia, Atrial fibrillation, Genetic causes of cardiac arrhythmia, Anti-arrhythmic drugs, Ion channels in excitable cells, Neurophysiology, Patch-clamping on a chip, Academic leadership

Research group leader for Cardiovascular Physiology at Ion Channel Group

Thomas Jespersen

Thomas Jespersen
Professor

Membrane Protein Function, Cardiac Physiology, Ion Channel Regulation

Research group leader for Cardiac Physiology Laboratory

Thue W. Schwartz

Professor

  • Eating Disorders, Obesity, Molecular Pharmacology

Research group leader for Thue W. Schwartz Group

Associate Professors

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Abigail Mackey

Abigail Mackey
Associate Professor

Skeletal muscle regeneration, sarcopenia, hypertrophy, satellite cells, muscle extracellular matrix, microscopy

Part of the Section of Systems Biology Research

Alicia Lundby

Alicia Lundby
Associate Professor

Research group leader for Cardiac Proteomics at Ion Channel Group

Bo Hjorth Bentzen

Bo Hjorth Bentzen
Associate Professor

Ion channels, Pharmacology, Cardiovascular physiology, Cardiac arrhythmia, Electrophysiology

Research group leader for Cardiac Pharmacology at Ion Channel Group. Bo is also Innovation Scout at BMI.

Bolette Hartmann
Associate Professor

Research group leader for Gut Hormones and Bone Remodeling

Carolyn Fiona Deacon

Carolyn Deacon
Associate Professor

Type 2 diabetes, Incretin hormones, DPP-4 inhibitors

Research group leader for Deacon Group

Charlotte Mehlin Sørensen

Charlotte Mehlin Sørensen

Associate Professor

Renal autoregulation, Renin-angiotensin system, Hypertension, Regulation of blood pressure, Vascular physiology, Renal gap junctions

 

Christina Christoffersen

Christina Christoffersen
Associate Professor

Apolipoproteins, Lipid metabolism, Diabetes, Atherosclerosis

Part of Lipoprotein and Atherosclerosis Research

Clara Prats Gavalda
Associate Professor

Muscle Metabolism, Lipid metabolism, Glucose metabolism, Microscopy

Research group leader for Prats Group at Xlab 

Espen Victor Jimenez Solem

Associate Professor

Hanne Borger Rasmussen

Hanne Borger Rasmussen
Associate Professor

Cell biology, Polarised cells, Imaging, Ion channels

Research group leader for Membrane Trafficking at Ion Channel Group

Hannelouise Kissow

Hannelouise            Kissow    
Associate Professor

Research group leader for Gut Hormone Biology Lab

Hans Rudolf von Lüttichau

Associate Professor

Henrik H. El Ali

Henrik H. El Ali
Associate Professor

Molecular imaging, Positron emission tomography (PET), Cancer, Cardiovascular Diseases, Nuclear Medicine, Pathophysiology

Part of Metabolic Regulation Group 

Hongbin Zhang
Associate Professor

Research group leader for Adipocyte Biology

Jens Christian Brings Jacobsen

Jens Christian Brings Jacobsen
Associate Professor

Microcirculation, Vascular adaptation, Flow regulation, Vascular networks, The myogenic response, Vascular conducted responses, Intracellular calcium dynamics, Vasomotion, Synchronization

Research group leader for Vascular Modeling Laboratory

Jon Trærup Andersen

Associate Professor

Jørgen Kanters
Associate Professor

Research group leader for Laboratory of Experimental Cardiology

Lars Holm

Lars Holm
Associate Professor

Research group leader in the Section of Systems Biology Research

Marianne Lund Lametsch

Marianne Nissen Lund
Associate Professor

Food, protein modifications, protein functionality, oxidation, Maillard/protein glycation, antioxidants

Research group leader for Food Chemistry

Morten Bækgaard Thomsen

Morten Bækgaard Thomsen
Associate Professor

Models of arrhythmia and heart failure, Cardiac remodeling, Electrophysiology, Pharmacology

Research group leader for Cardiac Electrophysiology Group

Morten Schak Nielsen
Associate Professor

Cardiac Arrhythmia, Gap junctions, conductance disturbances associated with ischemia, metabolic syndrome and diabetes

Research group leader for Gap Junction

Morten Salling Olesen

Morten Steen Salling Olesen
Associate Professor

Research group leader for Cardiac Genetics at Ion Channel Group

Nicole Schmitt

Nicole Schmitt
Associate Professor

Physiology of ion channel complexes, Channelopathies (, i.e. diseases caused by dysfunction of ion channels and associated proteins, e.g. cardiac arrhythmia, epilepsy, ataxia, deafness). Ion channel regulation (cell biology, biophysical properties, posttranslational modifications)

Section manager for Section of Heart and Circulatory Research and research group leader for Physiology of ion channel complexes at Ion Channel Group

Niels Bindslev
Associate Professor Emeritus

Epithelial transport, Dose-response relations


Website: Human Gut Transport Lab and Synagics 

Niels Grunnet

Niels Grunnet

Associate Professor

Obesity, Eating Disorders, Biochemistry, Regulation of Metabolism, Diabetes

Part of the Metabolic Regulation Group

Niels Vidiendal Olsen

Associate Professor

Anæstetika, Palliativ farmakologi, Analgetika, Local analgetika

Research group leader for Niels Vidiendal Olsen Group

Ole Hartvig Mortensen
Associate Professor

Research group leader for Nutrient Transport and Metabolism

Peter Grevsen Thams

Peter Grevsen Thams
Associate Professor

Part of Beta Cell Biology

Pontus Emanuel Gourdon

Pontus Emanuel Gourdon
Associate Professor

Structural biology, Membrane protein X-ray crystallography, P-type ATPases, CopA, ZntA, AcrB

Research group leader for Membrane Protein Structural Biology

Signe Sørensen Torekov
Associate Professor

Diabetes, Obesity, Genetics, Pathophysiology, Translational research

Research group leader for Clinical Translational Metabolism

Steen Larsen

Steen Larsen
Associate Professor

Mitochondria physiology, Insulin resistance, Metabolism (fat oxidation), Physical activity, Diabetes, Statins

Part of Xlab

Steen Seier Poulsen
Associate Professor

Research group leader for Light Microscopy

Tanja Xenia Pedersen

Tanja Xenia Pedersen               
Associate Professor

Atherogenesis, Uremia, Smooth muscle cells

Research group leader for Tanja Xenia Pedersen Group at Lipoprotein and Atherosclerosis Research

Thomas Jonassen
Associate Professor

Research group leader in the Section of Renal and Vascular Research

Thorkil Ploug
Associate Professor

Human physiology, Pathophysiology, Endocrinology, Systems Biology, Immunology, Obesity, Adipose, Muscle tissue, Insulin sensitivity

Research group leader for MetLab

Tine Alkjær Eriksen

Associate Professor

Biomechanics, Anatomy, Physiology  

 

Assistant Professors           

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Gertrud Malene Hjortø

Assistant Professor

Part of Mette M. Rosenkilde Group
Jannik Landt

Jannik Landt
Assistant Professor

Kamil Gotfryd
Assistant Professor

Part of Membrane Protein Structural Biology

Kristine Niss Arfelt

Assistant Professor

Part of Mette M. Rosenkilde Group

Matthew Paul Gillum
Assistant Professor

Research group leader for Liver Metabolism and Metabolic Imaging

Michael Tomasz Marzec

Michael Tomasz Marzec
Assistant Professor

Part of the Immuno-Endocrinology Lab 

Stefanie Karlshøj

Assistant Professor

Part of Mette M. Rosenkilde Group

Thomas Jepps

Assistant Professor

Vascular Research, Ion Channels, Receptors, Intracellular Signalling, Hypertension.

Part of the Ion Channel Group