Levent Akyürek

Professor/ Specialized Physician

Department of Laboratory Medicine
Visiting address
Gula stråket 8
41345 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 100
40530 Göteborg

About Levent Akyürek

Dr. Akyürek graduated from the Medical School, Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey in 1989 and then completed his PhD program at the Uppsala University in 1996. He worked as a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Elizabeth G. Nabel at the University of Michigan and the National Institutes of Health, USA between 1997 and 2002. Dr. Akyürek became an associate professor of cell biology in 2004 and professor of pathology in 2014 at the University of Gothenburg. He currently acts as a reviewer on the editorial boards of several scientific journals in the field of vascular biology, transplantation immunology and molecular biology. He is also serving as consultant pathologist and cytologist with expertise in pulmonary/thorax and molecular pathology at the Sahlgrenska Hospital in Göteborg.