Tobias Sjöblom receives the prize Eric K Fernströms Svenska Pris 2016


Tobias Sjöblom, chair of the U-CAN programme board, has been awarded the prize Eric K Fernströms Svenska Pris, for his work with establishing U-CAN.

The prize motivation states that Tobias Sjöblom is awarded for his excellent research in cancer genetics and the development of new techniques for mutation analysis. Through his work with establishing the longitudinal U-CAN biobank, he has significantly increased the possibilities for new, targeted cancer therapies.

Eric K. Fernströms Svenska Pris is awarded young, particularly promising and successful researchers and will be presented in Lund on 2 November 2016.

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