4th Uppsala-Hallym Symposium a success
Hello there… Kjell Öberg, professor of oncological endocrinology, who was in charge of The 4th Uppsala-Hallym International Symposium – Biomarkers:...
Research collaboration with Hallym University expands
On Wednesday the 4th of May, an all-day symposium on biomarkers, involving researchers invited from Hallym University in South Korea, will be held ...
One of Sweden’s largest health studies starting
One of the largest research studies in Sweden is now starting. It is to investigate the connections between lifestyle factors and genes in the emer...
Uppsala University new member of network for collaboration with China
Uppsala University recently became a member of a European university network in Beijing - European University Centre at Peking University (EUC) – t...
Europe comes together to develop cancer diagnostics based on genetics and protein chemistry
Uppsala University is participating in Europe’s largest academic-industry collaboration aimed at developing new diagnostic methods for, in the firs...
Major initiative targets more drugs for tuberculosis
Every year 1.8 million people die of tuberculosis, mainly in countries where health care is insufficiently developed. Now the EU has made a unique ...
Dialogue important in learning to read and write
“The ability to read and write in different subjects is of great importance for future choices in life. What is needed is highly distinct instructi...
Alumni event in Beijing
On February 17 more than 30 people joined together at the Uppsala University Alumni dinner in Beijing.
Uppsala University sums up 2010
Uppsala University has never had more students, the number of academic publications is growing, and collaboration with regional and international p...
Cars start due to relativity
A Swedish research team of Professor Rajeev Ahuja, Dr. Andreas Blomqvist, Dr. Peter Larsson and a Finish team of Prof. P Pekka Pyykkö & Dr. Patryk ...
Holocaust and genocide studies is focus of new master’s programme
Holocaust and genocide studies is a growing field of research with broad international relevance. As of the autumn term of 2011, Uppsala University...
New report: Fewer conflicts and fewer killed
The number of conflicts no longer seems to be increasing, and the number of people killed has declined radically since the early 1990s. This is rep...
Major grant for research in molecular biotechnology
Following multiple selective processes, the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research has chosen eighteen young researchers to share SEK 180 millio...
SEK 47.5 million for interdisciplinary research on protein synthesis
Seven researchers at Uppsala University have been granted a full SEK 47.5 million from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation to study the struc...
Commitment to medical law at Uppsala
With a co-funded grant of SEK 6.6 million from the Ragnar and Torsten Söderberg Foundations, Uppsala University will be reinforcing its research i...
First step toward housing guarantee
Uppsala University pledges to try to arrange a housing guarantee for fee-paying students as of autumn 2011. The decision is important to ensure rec...
Selected hens give new genetic insights
Studies of heavy, fast-growing hens and small, slow-growing hens provide important new knowledge on the origin of the genetic variation that has en...
Uppsala’s humanities and social science scholars best in Sweden
A major new research program is receiving SEK 38 million, eleven new projects have won grants, and two infrastructure projects are to be supported....
Magnetic camera reveals diseases of the brain
The anatomy, morphology, and function can be depicted in detail with the aid of a magnetic resonance camera. The images can reveal early stages of ...
Cheaper and more durable electric cars coming soon
Electric cars help to combat the greenhouse effect. But the weaknesses of the environmentally friendly electric cars on the road today are numerous...