Jon Lundberg MD, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology
Department of Physiology & Pharmacology
Karolinska Institutet
S-171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
Phone Office: +4652487952
Phone Mobile: +46706987952
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Research interests

  • Gasotransmitters

Selected Recent Publications

  • Jansson EA, Huang L, Malkey R, Govoni M, Nihlén C, Olsson A, Stensdotter M, Peterssen J, Holm L, Weitzberg E, Lundberg JO. A functional mammalina nitrate reductase that regulates nitrite and nitric oxide homeostasis. Nature Chem Biol. 2008 4:411-17.
  • Lundberg JO, Weitzberg, Gladwin. The Nitrate-Nitrite-Nitric Oxide Pathway in physiology and Therapeutics. Nature Rev Drug Discov 2008: 7:156-67.
  • Carlstrom, M, Larsen F, Nystrom T, Borniquel S, Weitzberg E, Lundberg JO. Dietary inorganic nitrate reverses features of metabolic syndrome in endothelial nitric oxide synthase-deficient mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2010 107, 17716-17720.
  • Larsen FJ, Schiffer TA, Borniquel S, Lundberg JO, Weitzberg E. Dietary Inorganic Nitrate Improves Mitochondrial Efficiency in Humans Cell Metab 2011:13: 149-159
  • Larsen F, Ekblom B, Sahlin K, Lundberg JO Weitzberg E. Effectrs of dietary nitrate on blood pressure in healthy volunteers. N Engl J Med. 2006 28;355:2792-3.



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