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2024 - January 

Goodbye Symeon and Charlotte

We are sad to see Symeon and Charlotte leave the lab but wish them the best of luck on their upcoming adventures and careers!

2024 - January 

New collaborative paper published

We are happy to announce that our recent collaboration with the group of Nisarg Shah at UCSD has been published in ACS Nano. Congrats to Anders and Miriam on their co-author publication!  

2023 - November 

Fantastic presentations at the ACR

Congratulations to Anders and Agnieszka for giving to amazing oral presentations at the ACR in San Diego!!

2023 - November 

Abstract award to Anders

We are very proud of Anders that received the "2023 Emerging Investigator Excellence Award" for his abstract at the ACR convergence! A great success!! 

2023 - August 

2 oral abstracts at the ACR convergence

Today we celebrate that Anders and Agnieszkas abstracts for the ACR Conference in San Diego both got selected for oral presentation! Amazing news!

2023 - APRIL 

Svensson Lab is now part of SciLife

We are happy to announce that the Svensson lab is now part of the SciLife Lab!

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2023 - APRIL 

Second PhD student recruited

We happy to announce that Agnieszka Lastowska have been accepted as a PhD Student at the Sahlgrenska Akademi! She will be the second PhD student to join the Svensson Lab!

2023 - March 

New collaborative paper published

We are happy to announce that our recent collaboration with the group of Nisarg Shah at UCSD has been published in Advance Science. Congrats to Anders for first co-author publication!  

2022 - December 

Welcome Agnieszka and Ing-Marie. 

We are happy to welcome research assitants Agnieszka and Ing-Marie to the group!

2022 - November 

The labs first PhD student recruited 

We are happy to announce that Anders Nguygen has been registererd as a PhD student at University of Gothenburg. He is the first PhD student of the Svensson Lab! 

2022 - October

Collaborative paper published

Collaboration with the groups of Prof. Gary Firestein and Prof. Wei Wang  published in Nature Communications

2022 - October

New funding from the IngaBritt och Arne Lundbergs Forskningsstiftelse

We are happy to announc that we have received a very generous grant of 3,4 million SEK from the IngaBritt och Arne Lundbergs Forskningsstiftelse. This grant will be used to establish a state-of-the-art "from tissue to analysis" histological infrastructure!

2022 - September

We welcome Miriam, Charlotte, Symeon and Negar to the lab

We welocme Miriam (postdoctoral fellow), Charlotte (erasmus student), Symeon (Research assistant) and Negar (Research Assistant) to the lab! 

2022 - August

We welcome Master's student Olaitan to the lab

Olaitan, a Master's student in Biology at the University of Gothenburg, joins the lab for her 60hp Master's Thesis project.

2022 - July

We welcome Master student Faiza to the lab

Faiza, a Master's student in Biology at the University of Gothenburg, joins the lab for her 60hp Master Thesis project.

2022 - May

Mattias presents at the FOREUM funded science meeting at EULAR

Mattias presents our current research on ILCs in Rheumatoid Arthritis during the FOREUM funded science session at EULAR.

2021 - December

We welcome Anders Nguyen to the lab

Anders Nguyen joins our lab as a pre-doctoral researcher. 

2021 - October

New funding received from "Swedish Research Council"

We are thrilled to announce that the Svensson Lab has received a 4-year establishment grant from the Swedish Research council. 

2021 - June

New funding received from "Foundation for Research in Rheumatology (FOREUM)"

We are happy to announce that the Svensson Lab has received a 3-year career research grant from the european Foundation for Research in Rheumatology. We are very proud to be part of the FOREUM family. 

2021 - June

New funding received from "Konung Gustaf V:s 80-årsfond"

The lab has recieved a new grant from "Konung Gustaf V:s 80-årsfond" in support of our work on the immunopathogenesis of  rheumatoid arthritis

2021 - March

New funding received from "Apotekare Hedbergs Stiftelse för Medicinsk Forskning"

The lab has recieved a new grant from "Apotekare Hedbergs Stiftelse för Medicinsk Forskning" in support of our work on the immunopathogenesis of human rheumatoid arthritis

2021 - March

Mattias named Assistant Adjunct Professor at UCSD

Mattias appointed Assistant Adjunct Professor within the Department of Medicine at University of California, San Diego (UCSD)

2021 - March

Collaborative paper published

Collaboration with the group of Dr. Anna-Carin Lundell published in Lupus Science & Medicine

2021 - January

New funding received from Stiftelsen Professor Nanna Svartz fond

The lab has recieved a new grant from "Siftelsen Professor Nanna Svartz fond" in support of our work on the immunopathogenesis of human rheumatoid arthritis

2021 - January

Congratulations to Jennie and Rawan

Congratulations to Jennie Lindau and Rawan Qtefan who successfully defended their master thesis projects!

2020 - December

Institutional support received from the Sahlgrenska Academy

The lab has recieved funding from the Sahlgrenska Academy for the recruitment of a postdoctoral fellow to the lab.

2020 - December

New funding received from Åke Wibergs stiftelse

The lab has recieved a new grant from Åke Wibergs stiftelse in support of our work on the role of innate-like immune cells in rheumatoid arthritis

2020 - November

New funding received from Jeansson Foundations

The lab has recieved a new grant from the Jeanssons Foundations to study the role of innate immunity in human Rheumatoid Arthrits

2020 - September

New funding received from Gunvor och Josef Anérs stiftelse

he lab has recieved a new grant from the Gunvor och Josef Anérs stiftelse to study the role of innate immunity in human Rheumatoid Arthrits

2020 - September

New funding received from the National Insitutes of Health (NIH)

2020 - September

Paper accepted in JCI Insight

Mattias paper "PTPN2 links colonic and joint inflammation in experimental autoimmune arthritis" has been accepted for publication in JCI Insight (IF 6.2).

2020 - September

Welcome Jennie and Rawan

Welcome to Jennie Lindau and Rawan Qtefan who will do their master thesis projects in the lab during the autum of 2020.

2020 - August

Welcome Gustaf

Gustaf Edman joins the lab as a research technician.

2020 - April 20

Paper accepted in Science Advances

Mattias paper "Synoviocyte-targeted therapy synergizes with TNF inhibition in arthritis reversal" has been accepted for publication in Science Advances (IF 13.1).

2020 - january 17

New funding recieved from Mangus Bergvalls Stiftelse

The lab has recieved frunding from Magnus Bergvalls Stiftelse to study the role of innate-like immune cells in rheumatoid arthritis

2020 - january 7

Mattias awarded the Sahlgrenska International Starting grant

Mattias have received the Sahlgrenska International Starting grant (1 MSEK). Insitutional support to help his establishment as an independent group leader at the University of Gothenburg. 

2020 - january 1

Launch of the Svensson lab at the Univeristy of Gothenburg

We are excited to start our work at the Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Institute of Medicine, University of Gothenburg. 

2019 - September

Mattias awarded the SSMF large grant

Mattias have been awarded a 4-year large grant (6.8 MSEK) from the Swedish Foundation of Medical Research (SSMF). This award enables Mattias to establish his own independent research group at the Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, University of Gothenburg in Sweden. 

2019 - May

Mattias receives prestigious award from the ANRF

I'm happy to announce that I have received a prestigious award for the Arthritis National Research Foundation in the US. This award is given to the most talented young researchers in the field of rheumatology in the US and I'm honored to join the ANRF Scholars.

"Dr. Mattias Svensson – RA Leads to Loss of our Natural Protection"

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