Karolinska Institute
#507 Overall Influence

Karolinska Institute

Medical university located in Stockholm, Sweden

From Wikipedia

The Karolinska Institute is a research-led medical university in Solna within the Stockholm urban area of Sweden. It covers areas such as biochemistry, genetics, pharmacology, pathology, anatomy, physiology and medical microbiology, among others. It is recognised as Sweden's best university and one of the largest, most prestigious medical universities in the world. It is the highest ranked in all Scandinavia. The Nobel Assembly at the Karolinska Institute awards the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. The assembly consists of fifty professors from various medical disciplines at the university. The current rector of Karolinska Institute is Ole Petter Ottersen, who took office in August 2017.

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What is Karolinska Institute known for?

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Medical
#153 World Rank
Chemistry
#178 World Rank
Biology
#199 World Rank
Nursing
#522 World Rank
Anthropology
#528 World Rank
Physics
#561 World Rank
Psychology
#739 World Rank
Computer Science
#860 World Rank
Engineering
#937 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1340 World Rank
Education
#2853 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are Karolinska Institute's Most influential alumni?

Karolinska Institute's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Medical, Chemistry, and Biology. Karolinska Institute’s most academically influential people include Ada Yonath, Torsten Nils Wiesel, and Hugo Theorell.

Ada Yonath
Ada Yonath

Israeli chemist

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Torsten Nils Wiesel
Torsten Nils Wiesel

Swedish neuroscientist

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Hugo Theorell
Hugo Theorell

Biochemist

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Göran Liljestrand
Göran Liljestrand

Swedish docent, physician and pharmacologist

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Johan Harmenberg
Johan Harmenberg

Swedish fencer

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Tomas Lindahl
Tomas Lindahl

Nobel prize winning Swedish biologist

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Lars Leksell

Swedish physician

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Gustaf Retzius
Gustaf Retzius

Swedish histologist

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Ulf von Euler
Ulf von Euler

Swedish physiologist and pharmacologist

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Rolf Sievert
Rolf Sievert

Swedish medical physicist, professor

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Rebecca Gomperts
Rebecca Gomperts

Dutch physician, founder of Women on Waves

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Carl Gustaf Mosander
Carl Gustaf Mosander

Swedish chemist and mineralogist

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