5th Cancer Crosslinks Sweden 2017 2017
Lund is located in the southern part of Sweden, also known as the County of Skåne. The region is a vibrant research area, hosting one of the oldest and the largest university in Scandinavia - Lund University. Lund is part of the internationally renowned life science cluster Medicon Valley with more than 350 Research and Development companies in the fields of biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, and medical technology. The collaboration between academia, the hospitals and the industry has fostered innovative and dynamic research projects in the fields of cancer, diabetes, inflammation, and CNS, to name only a few.