Prize Winner 2022
Myriam Aouadi, PI and associate professor
Centre for Infectious Medicine at Karolinska Institutet
Myriam Aouadi at Karolinska Institutet is the recipient of the Leif C. Groop award for outstanding diabetes research 2022 for her major contributions in the field of targeted gene silencing and immunometabolism. Myriam Aouadi’s work has widened the understanding of macrophage heterogeneity, obesity-related inflammation and paved the way for the use of molecular approaches in finding new treatments for obese patients with type 2 diabetes and liver disease.