About ELIN

ELIN is a research project with the objective to study the role of lignans in disease survival of persons diagnosed with cancer, heart disease and type 2 diabetes.


ELIN is funded by The Danish Council for Strategic Research. The research project was finalized in 2018, and was  headed by Senior Researcher Anja Olsen. The project involved partners from Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Aarhus University and Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences.

Project aim:

To investigate if lignans can improve the survival in persons diagnosed with cancer, heart disease and type 2 diabetes.