Wallenberg Scholars 2012

Leif Andersson, Professor of Functional Genomics, Uppsala University
Domestic pigs, horses and chickens tell us about man’s heritage

Magnus Berggren, Professor of Organic Electronics, Linköping University
He converts electronic signals into biological signals

Per-Olof Berggren, Professor of Experimental Endocrinology, Karolinska Institutet
The eye as a body window to diabetes

Christer Betsholtz, Professor of Vascular Biology, Uppsala University
New pathway for medicines against Alzheimer's disease

Thierry Coquand, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Gothenburg
Computers check mathematical proofs

Per Delsing, Professor of Experimental Physics, Chalmers University of Technology
Taming the forces of light

Tobias Ekholm, Professor of Matematics, Uppsala University
He moves on the boundary between Mathematics and Physics

Marianne Gullberg, Professor of Psycholinguistics, Lund University
On the art of learning a new language

Carlos Ibáñez, Professor of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet
Molecules of importance for obesity, diabetes and neurological diseases

Mikael Käll, Professor of Physics, Chalmers University of Technology
He casts new light on biological processes

Kerstin Lindblad-Toh, Professor of Comparative Genomics, Uppsala University
Canine genes – keys to human disease

Ove Nilsson, Professor of Plant Reproductive Biology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
He wants to understand - and control - tree blooming and growth

Richard Neutze, Professor of Biochemistry, University of Gothenburg
He films in the molecular world

Patrik Rorsman, professor of Physiology, University of Gothenburg
The cause of fluctuating blood sugar levels in diabetics

Mathias Uhlén, Professor of Microbiology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Mankind will get a list of ingredients

Gunnar von Heijne, Professor of Theoretical Chemistry, Stockholm University
Modeling with life’s architecture