Anton Gisterå. Photo: Andres Laguna

Anton Gisterå

Assistant professor

About me

I am a physician-scientist pursuing research in the field of atherosclerosis immunology. Currently appointed assistant professor in experimental cardiovascular research.

Research description

Investigating how the adaptive immune system is specifically involved in the atherosclerosis process as well as in other related cardiovascular diseases.

Teaching portfolio

Teaches in the medical program, the biomedicine program, for master students and doctoral students. Member of the steering group for the cardiovascular research doctoral program (CVR).


2004-2010, Medical degree, Uppsala University

2010-2016, PhD in Cardiovascular Medicine and Immunology, Karolinska Institutet