An introduction to Neo
Neo is a hub for basic and clinical research as well as education - a living venue for research, aimed at being a creative and open environment that enables meetings, synergies, and exploration of areas of mutual interest across disciplines. The researchers active here belong to six different departments at KI. Neo is situated at Campus Flemingsberg.
Short facts about Neo
Start of construction: 2013
Move-in date: 2018
Activity: Experimental research in an advanced laboratory environment
Location: Campus Flemingsberg, adjacent to the Karolinska University Hospital entrance
Area: 15,000 sq.m. in total
Laboratories: 5,000 sq.m.
Developer/Landlord: TKV Fastighets AB/Hemsö+SveaNord
Interior Architect: LINK arkitektur
General contractor: Veidekke
Departments present in Neo
Department or Biosciences and Nutrition (BioNut)
The Department of Biosciences and Nutrition performs research and education in areas of medical science including molecular endocrinology, cancer biology, functional genomics, systems biology, epigenetics, structural biochemistry, cellular virology, and nutrition.
Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society (NVS)
NVS’s vision is to significantly improve human health through excellent research and education within the department´s profile areas. NVS is one of the largest departments within Karolinska Institutet.
Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology (CLINTEC)
Clinical Science Intervention and Technology are fundamental for the interface to academic medicine and health care. A strong interface between academia and healthcare is essential and enables new better and more efficient treatment for patients.
Department of Medicine, Huddinge
Our ambition is to be the leading department for medical research and education. The department of Medicine, Huddinge conducts graduate and post-graduate education, as well as research, within a wide range of the medical field, covering all internal medicine specialties, infectious diseases and dermatology.
Department of Medicine, Solna (MedS)
The Department of Medicine, Solna is one of the largest departments at Karolinska Institutet. The core activities of the Department of Medicine are clinical and undergraduate education for medical as well as biomedical students, post-graduate education including at present 170 registered PhD students, and research in different areas of biomedicine.
Flemingsberg is the eighth largest campus in Sweden with more than 18,000 students (2019). It's a dynamic and multidisciplinary campus where you, apart from Karolinska Institutet also find the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Södertörn University, the Swedish Red Cross University Hospital and the University College of Music Education in Stockholm.
Flemingsberg Science is a foundation who maintains collaboration for research and innovation in Flemingsberg together with the different academia, business and the wider community.