|Born||28 January 1938|
|Institutions||London Research Institute|
|Alma mater||Karolinska Institutet
|Known for||Clarification of cellular resistance to carcinogens|
|Notable awards||Royal Medal (2007)
Copley Medal (2010)
Tomas Robert Lindahl FRS (born 28 January 1938) is a Swedish scientist specialising in cancer research.
He earned his PhD in 1967 and a Doctor of Medicine qualification in 1970 from the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, followed by postgraduate work at Princeton University and Rockefeller University.
After moving to the United Kingdom he joined the Imperial Cancer Research Fund (now Cancer Research UK) as a researcher in 1981. He won the Royal Medal for "making fundamental contributions to our understanding of DNA repair. His achievements stand out for their great originality, breadth and lasting influence."
- "Gruppe 6: Cellebiologi og molekylærbiologi" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. Retrieved 7 October 2010.
- Lindahl, Tomas (1967). On the structure and stability of nucleic acids in solution. Stockholm.
- "Cancer Research UK Grants & Research - Tomas Lindahl". Retrieved 2008-11-10.
- "Royal recent winners". Retrieved 2008-11-10.