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Per Johan Lindahl

Per Johan Lindahl, Swedish biomedical researcher. Achievements include research in formation of blood vessels. Established Platelet-derived growth factor B as a key regulator of vascular smooth muscle and pericyte recruitment.

Background

  • Lindahl, Per Johan was born on February 6, 1967 in Uppsala, Sweden. Son of Ulf and Birgitta Lindahl.

  • Education

    • Doctor, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, Göteborg University, Sweden, 1998.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Göteborg University, 1998—2006, associate professor, since 2006. Co-founder Angiogenetics Sweden AB, Stockholm, since 2003.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in formation of blood vessels. Established Platelet-derived growth factor B as a key regulator of vascular smooth muscle and pericyte recruitment.

    Connections

    • Married Linda Marie Karlsson, April 21, 2007. Children: Tage, Valter.
    • father: Ulf Lindahl
    • mother: Birgitta Lindahl
    • spouse: Linda Marie Karlsson
    • children: Tage Lindahl
    • Valter Lindahl
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    Born February 6, 1967
    (age 50)
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    • 1994
      Uppsala University
    • 1998
      Göteborg University