Research at BMI
The Department's research is translational and placed in the cross-field between basic health research and the clinic/industry. The aim of our research is to generate new knowledge that can be used in the prevention and treatment of diseases, for example diabetes, cardiovascular disease, obesity, and cancer.
Many of our research projects combine different approaches in an interdisciplinary setup, which often involve collaboration with other national and international research groups as well as the clinical sector and the industry.
Research themes and groups
The research is conducted within seven research themes which each consists of a number of research groups.
The research takes place from ’bench to bedside’ and
Our researchers are committed to a series of inter-organisational research initiatives relevant to the research fields at the Department of Biomedical Sciences.
Research centres and networks
Researchers at BMI are part of the following researchcentres and networks:
» Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Metabolic Research
Researchers at BMI are part of the following 2016-projects and large EU projects.
Core facilities are facilities with special equipment and competences. They are available for research groups at the University of Copenhagen and researchers from other universities and hospitals. Researchers at BMI are part of the following core facilities: