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consultant , Medical educator

Jan O. Lötvall, medical educator, consultant. Achievements include first to discover genetic (Ribonucleic acid) exchange between cells via exosomes.

Background

Lötvall, Jan O. Son of Lars Olof and Rita Lötvall.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1991.

Career

Research fellow Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1982—1984, University Gothenburg, 1986—1991, project leader, lung pharmacology group, since 1991, clinical scientist, 1998—2003, professor clinical allergology, since 2002. Visiting research fellow National Heart and Lung Institute, London, 1988—1990. Visiting professor McMaster University, Canada, 1997—1998.

President Swedish Medical Student Associate, Stockholm, 1987—1988. Group head, airway regulation European Respiratory Society, 2001—2004. Lieutenant Airforce, 1977-1980, Sweden.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to discover genetic (Ribonucleic acid) exchange between cells via exosomes.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Maria Andersson. Children: Alexander, Rebecca.

father:
Lars Olof

mother:
Rita Lötvall

spouse:
Maria Andersson

children:
Alexander Lötvall

Rebecca Lötvall