His Royal Highness Prince Daniel of Sweden Visits the Karolinska Institutet.

PrinsDanielOn Monday, June 3, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Daniel of Sweden arrived at the Karolinska Institutet in Solna to meet with researchers from the Hjärt-Lungfondens (Heart-Lung Foundation) who have recently received major research grants from the foundation.  Another reason for the prince’s visit was to “…learn more about patient-orientated research…”  

During today’s visit Prince Daniel also visited the laboratory at Karolinska Institutet where he examined a “…sliced sections of a mouse heart.  The purpose of the investigation was to view the heart’s structure and the amount of fat cells it had taken into storage.  Prince Daniel also viewed tissue samples of the brain through a confocal microscope…”


Photo courtesy of the Hjärt-Lungfondens