Karin Bornfeldt

Professor, Pathology

PhD, Pharmacology, Linköping University (Sweden), 1991

Box 358055
850 Republican St
Seattle, WA 98109


Dr. Karin Bornfeldt studies mechanisms whereby diabetes promotes cardiovascular disease in mouse models and at the cellular and molecular level and how this can be prevented; the effects of glucose, fatty acids, advanced glycation endproducts, and insulin on monocytes/macrophages, endothelial cells, and arterial smooth muscle cells; and intracellular signal transduction pathways.