Uppsala University collaboration news
EU grants for Uppsala innovations
6 September 2018
A filter that purifies biopharmaceuticals of virus particles, a super glue that can be used for fractures and a transdermal patch for medication fo...
Hjärnäpple winner: “Believing is a must”
6 September 2018
“Hello, Håkan Engqvist, Professor of Applied Materials Science and recipient of this year’s Hjärnäpple*, Uppsala University’s prize for successful ...
The right contacts important for success
21 August 2018
For 20 years UU Holding has promoted the use of research conducted at Uppsala University in society. In a recent report UU Holding analysed what go...
Collaborative project to develop smart electric vehicle charging
5 June 2018
Through the Swedish Electromobility Centre, Uppsala University has entered into a partnership with Vattenfall AB and CEVT (China Euro Vehicle Techn...
Top 10 under 40: Pharmaceutical researchers on global top list
4 June 2018
Uppsala researcher and entrepreneur Evelina Vågesjö was cited by the journal Genetic Engineering News (GEN), as a future leader within the rapidly ...
Uppsala University’s AIMday program launched Canada-wide
1 June 2018
Building upon the success of AIMday academic–industry matchmaking events and demand from other Canadian institutions for expansion of the approach,...
Innovative spinoff companies from Uppsala University funded by Vinnova
29 May 2018
In Sweden’s innovation agency Vinnova’s latest call for proposals in the Innovative Startups initiative, 92 companies with innovative business idea...
Addiction researchers ready for future challenges
27 April 2018
U-FOLD and Uppsala University are now taking the next step in combating dependence on medical and narcotic drugs. “The time has come for us and soc...
New cooperation project with Latin America on innovation and entrepreneurship
16 April 2018
In competition with other universities, Uppsala University has won the bid to coordinate the capacity-building project LISTO (Latin American and Eu...
They developed an app to help people with special dietary requirements
16 April 2018
Mohamad Alsioufi and Abdul Rahman Khankan are former students from Uppsala University who both have a Master’s degree in Computer Science. In addit...
“We want to strengthen researchers’ ability to utilise their research.”
1 March 2018
Hello, Moa Fransson – director of the Mentor4Research programme at UU Innovation that has now commenced its third round of the programme for resear...
EIT Health grants millions for the development of innovative diagnostic tools
30 January 2018
With three million Swedish kronor from EIT Health, Peter Bergsten, Professor of Medical Cell Biology at Uppsala University, has joined DeTecT2D, an...
Report suggests new approach to fight antibiotic resistance
24 January 2018
An international consortium managed by the University of Geneva and AstraZeneca issues final report on its research-based suggestions for driving a...
The algorithms of our future thinking machines
19 January 2018
Behind every self-driving car, self-learning robot and smart building hides a variety of advanced algorithms that control learning and decision mak...
Spotlight on attractive innovation projects at Uppsala University
15 January 2018
In connection with UU Innovation’s 10th anniversary, promising innovation projects at Uppsala University were identified. The 11 projects that rece...
Jonas Åström to head UU Innovation
21 December 2017
The new Head of Uppsala University’s UU Innovation business unit will be Jonas Åström. He is currently a manager at GE Healthcare BioProcess, which...
New Big Science Sweden initiative
15 December 2017
To support cooperation between academia and industry, Sweden’s innovation agency Vinnova, the Swedish Research Council and the Swedish Agency for E...
Frictionless collaboration that benefits both sides
8 November 2017
What are the ingredients for a successful collaboration between universities and industry? One person who’s found the recipe for success is Susanne...
The Upptech journey begins
23 October 2017
On Thursday 27 September, the doors of Upptech, the University’s new technology research centre, were officially opened. Ångström Laboratory was fi...
Meeting place for innovations
17 October 2017
What is the key to successful knowledge transfer and innovations? One way to succeed is to bring together people with different expertise to solve ...