Paolo Parini

Prof. PARINI is Professor, Senior Consultant, Director of Research, Education, Development and Innovation at the Karolinska Institute and Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm (Sweden), and visiting Professor at the University of Milano (Italy). He specializes in the study of lipid and lipoprotein metabolism in the context of cardiometabolic diseases.

Prof. PARINI’s research particularly focuses on sex-related and species-related differences in these metabolic pathways, with an
emphasis on their regulation at the molecular level. By combining the study of in vitro systems, mouse models and patients, his group has a unique expertise in translational research activities in the field of metabolic disorders.