Jan Borén is Professor and Head of the Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, and physician at the Department of Clinical Chemistry at the Sahlgrenska University Hospital. He obtained his medical degree at the University of Gothenburg, where he also completed his PhD. His main research interest is lipid metabolism and he has focused to understand the consequences of and underlying mechanisms that lead to lipid accumulation in the liver, arterial wall and heart, with the goal of translating this knowledge into effective treatment.


Lipoprotein retention and atherosclerosis91th EAS Congress 2023New insight in HDL and CVDLipotoxicity - A pathogenic mechanism of cell and organ damageEAS AC in LipidologyMetabolism of triglyceride-rich lipoproteins and their remnant lipoproteins in health and dyslipidemiasWebinar: Beyond targeting LDL cholesterol the role of remnants in cardiovascular diseaseWebinars on-demandEAS Advanced Course in Rare Lipid Disorders - from CopenhagenWebinars on-demandAligning plasma lipidomics and metabolic studies in lipid metabolismWebinars on-demandMetabolism and atherogenicity of apoB-containing lipoproteins89th EAS Congress 2021(ChylomicronsLipidologyTG rich LipoproteinsVLDLMetab lipoIDLMetabMetabMetab)Current available therapies - StatinsIntro to Clinical LipidologyLDL retentionEAS AC on Dyslipidaemia & InflammationPlasma lipoproteins and their role in atherogenesisEAS AC in LipidologyOmega 3 and fibratesAn Introduction to Clinical LipidologyLipoprotein metabolism and the causal role of LDL in atherosclerosisAn Introduction to Clinical LipidologyGuidelines - FH patientsAn Introduction to Clinical LipidologyLipolysis of triglyceride-rich lipoproteins, vascular inflammation, and atherosclerosis87th EAS Congress 2019Progress in understanding the role of nutrition in prevention of atherosclerosis - Chair85th EAS Congress 2017