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Eating disorders

Research group
Active research
Project owner
Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology

ALF, Swedish Research Council, Jane and Dan Olsson foundations

Short description

The research group conducts studies pertaining to early symptoms, risk factors, long-term outcome, treatment, neuropsychological profile, brain imaging, hereditary factors, gender differences, health economy, and comorbidity (autism spectrum disorder and ADHD, in particular) in anorexia nervosa and other eating disorders and in obesity.

Cooperation partners

The research group collaborates with researchers at:

  • Karolinska institutet
  • Lund University
  • Linköping University
  • St George´s University, London
  • King’s College, London
  • Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • Harvard University, Boston and
  • Drexel University, Philadelphia