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Faster route to new drugs
06 april 2010
With the help of microwaves, new drug molecules can be artificially created more quickly. The technology developed by Professor Mats Larhed at the ...
Deaf regain hearing
17 mars 2010
With the help of various types of implants, many deaf people today can regain at least parts of their hearing. It is possible to replace damaged ha...
Troublesome green algae turned into green battery
15 mars 2010
The unwanted blooming of the green alga Cladophora along the Baltic coast, and elsewhere in the world, may not only be a bad thing. A research team...
Seeds from Moringa tree can purify water
15 mars 2010
Pure water is vital to humans, and in many countries there is a great need for alternative, inexpensive purification methods. In collaboration with...
Historians to shed light on women’s work
15 mars 2010
We know very little about what people worked with in the past – and especially little about women. Now a database about women’s work is being creat...
Viruses in the service of humankind
11 mars 2010
Cancer is one of our major public health diseases. The creation of viruses that benefit humankind is an example of Uppsala University research desi...
Millions donated to gene research to create new Swedish global stars
25 februari 2010
The Beijer Laboratory at Uppsala University has received a SEK 10.8 million from the Kjell and Märta Beijer Foundation. The donation, distributed a...
University wants to see dramatic commitment to excellence in education
22 februari 2010
The year 2009 brought 1,700 more students and increased funding for research at Uppsala University. In the coming three years, above all, the Unive...
Celsius-Linnaeus Lectures on unknown worlds
18 februari 2010
The mystery of quantum physics and the potential of genetic research to create new life: this years Celsius-Linnaeus Lectures deal with two of the ...
Save energy with smart windows
17 februari 2010
Do you have a battery layer in your window that regulates the amount of light coming through? You don’t? But in the future this may be possible. Re...
SciLifeLab Uppsala invites research collaboration
16 februari 2010
Finding pathological genes and new possibilities for diagnosis and treatment is the goal as Science for Life Laboratory in Uppsala now commences it...
Governmental millions for solar cell research
15 februari 2010
Solar cell research at the Uppsala University Department of Engineering Sciences at Ångström Laboratory has been granted SEK 22 million in funding ...
Governmental decision to back commercial wave power
11 februari 2010
Today the Swedish Energy Agency decided to contribute SEK 139 million to a full-scale wave power array outside of Smögen, off the west coast of Swe...
Footprints that alter history
15 januari 2010
Researchers at Uppsala University, working with Polish scientists, have discovered fossil footprints from land-dwelling animals that are 395 millio...
Uppsala University readies for future challenges
12 november 2009
A new program for internationalization and an action plan for stable growth with quality and the future in focus. These, among other things, were a...
Dinosaurs all day – in English
10 november 2009
It is time for Dinosaur Day once again this coming Sunday. For the third year in a row, the Museum of Evolution will offer a special day of lecture...
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to lecture at Uppsala University
25 september 2009
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is scheduled to visit Uppsala University and give a public lecture in the Grand Auditorium of the University Main ...
Positive signals about strategic allocations
15 juni 2009
Today the research councils in Sweden presented their proposals regarding how funding for strategic research in the first 20 of a total of 24 selec...
No new mathematical solution by Swedish Teen
01 juni 2009
Swedish and international media have recently reported that a 16-year old Swede has presented the solution to the Bernoulli numbers. This is not co...
Unauthorized work published in the University’s Acta Series
27 maj 2009
The manuscript Textual Analysis of a Recovered Memory Trial Assisted by Computer Search for Keywords was not approved for publication by the Uppsal...