Research project Sudden heart death in the young

Research project
Active research
Project owner
Center for Health and Performance, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg

Short description

Syftet med detta forskningsprojekt är att skapa databasen SUDden Cardiac Death in the Young in Sweden (, a national plattform with integrated high-quality data from several sources of clinical and molecular-genetical research in sudden death. The goal is to improve the clinical procedure for preventing sudden heart death by using The symtoms preceeding sudden heart death can be identified.


  • Professor Mats Börjesson
  • Professor Mikael Dellborg
  • Associate Professor Thomas Giljam
  • Aase Wisten (Umeå University)