The Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine the University of Gothenburg along with the universities in Lund, Umeå and Linköping, and also SciLifeLab, forms a part of a national initiative to help Sweden regain its world leading position within medical research.
The Wallenberg Centers for Molecular Medicine represents a ten-year and more than 800 million SEK investment from KAW encompassing young scientists from the fields of molecular and translational medicine. This recruitment of fellows and associated clinical fellows, specialists in clinical medicine, builds on the KAW national effort to reposition Sweden as a world-leading life science nation. The four WCMMs are located at University of Gothenburg, Linköping University, Lund University and Umeå University. Each center is co-funded by the universities, municipalities, regions, industry organizations and other local funding.