Welcome to the Faculty of Health Sciences
The Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) is the medical faculty of Linköping University. The faculty engages in a broad range of scientific activities ranging from basic biomedical and experimental clinical research to applied clinical studies and research within the fields of medicine, nursing, physiotherapy, speech and language pathology, occupational therapy, medical pedagogy, and public health.
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Research and education in medicine, healthcare and public health at Linköping University.
The immune system of the mother-to-be is a deadly threat to the foetus, and must therefore be weakened during pregnancy. New research shows that this adjustment is controlled by the placenta.
The HIV virus avoids the body’s immune cells by disguising itself using proteins that normally take part in the defence against infections. These are the findings of research conducted at the Division of Molecular Virology.
Linköping University Hospital has been named best hospital in Sweden for 2014 by the daily paper Dagens Medicin. The south-east Sweden healthcare region also had top hospitals among the small and medium-sized hospital categories.
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581 83 Linköping
Linköping: +46 (0)10-103 00 00 or
+46 (0)13-28 10 00
Norrköping: +46 (0)11-363000
Last updated: 2014-07-04