Line Lund Kårhus

Section for Epidemiology
Head of Section, MD, PhD

Line Lund Kårhus is Head of Section for Epidemiology. She is a medical doctor (2012) and PhD (2018) from the University of Copenhagen. Line's research focuses om celiac disease, both screening, predictors and consequences of diagnosed and undiagnosed celiac disease. 

Line was until June 2021 team leader for the research group Disease Epidemiology and Micronutrients (MIKS in Danish), where after she became Head of Section for Section for Epidemiology. Section for Epidemiology comprises the population studies in Glostrup together with two research groups focusing on micronutrients and chronic diseases and lifecourse epidemiology.

Selected publications

Kårhus LL, Petersen J,  Leth-Møller KB, Møllehave LT, Madsen AL, Thuesen BH, Schwarz P, Rumessen JJ, Linneberg A. Symptoms and biomarkers associated with undiagnosed celiac seropositivity. BMC Gastroenterol 2021;21:90.

Kårhus LL, Skaaby T, Petersen J, Madsen AL, Thuesen BH, Schwarz P, Rumessen JJ, Linneberg A. Long-term consequences of undiagnosed celiac seropositivity. The American Journal of Gastroenterology 2020;115:1681-8.

The association of celiac disease and allergic disease in a general adult population.Line Lund Kårhus, Tea Skaaby, Anja Lykke Madsen, Betina H. Thuesen, Peter Schwarz, Jüri J. Rumessen, Allan Linneberg. United European Gastroenterology Journal 2019;7:78-89.  

The distribution of HLA DQ2 and DQ8 haplotypes and their association with health indicators in a general Danish population. Line Lund Kårhus, Betina H. Thuesen, Tea Skaaby, Jüri J. Rumessen, Allan Linneberg. United European Gastroenterology Journal 2018;6:866-78. 

Symptoms and biomarkers associated with celiac disease: evaluation of a population-based screening program in adults. Line Lund Kårhus, Betina H. Thuesen, Jüri J. Rumessen, Allan Linneberg. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016; 28(11):1298-1304. 

Influenza and risk of later celiac disease: A cohort study of 2.6 million people. Line Lund Kårhus, Nina Gunnes, Ketil Størdal, Inger Johanne Bakken, German Tapia, Lars Christian Stene, Siri E. Håberg, Karl Mårild. Scand J Gastroenterol 2018;53(1):15-23. 

Screening for celiac disease in Danish adults. Anna Horwitz, Tea Skaaby, Line Lund Kårhus, Peter Schwarz, Torben Jørgensen, Jüri J. Rumessen, Allan Linneberg, Scand J Gastroenterol 2015 February 17;1-7.

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