News on collaboration and innovation
Winning innovation soon in a billion mobile phones
06 mars 2023
A smart video stabilisation method is the innovation behind Uppsala company Imint. The software will soon be embedded in a billion mobile phones. A...
Bringing new research about forensic evidence to the courtroom
02 mars 2023
Are there better methods of assessing a person’s age, whether a person is lying, or whose DNA is at a crime scene? These are questions in some of t...
3D printing for patient-tailored care
28 februari 2023
In the future, items such as your medication or a new hip – should you need one – could be printed out using a 3D printer. At U-PRINT, Uppsala Univ...
Cheap sustainability-lunches are blazing a trail towards less food waste and more community
27 februari 2023
Last year a new initiative was started on Gotland with the aim of reducing food waste and at the same time increasing the availability of sustainab...
2023 Uppsala University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Prize goes to key figures in Imint
13 februari 2023
Andreas Lifvendahl, Johan Svensson and Harald Klomp, who have all played major roles in the growth of the successful software company Imint, have b...
What can we learn from our online medical records?
09 februari 2023
Patients may be offended or frightened at times, but the benefits of being able to read your medical records online outweigh the negatives. This is...
Start-ups from Uppsala University on inspirational trip to the US
01 februari 2023
Hello there, Frida Henningsson Johnson, business advisor at UU Innovation, who’ll be taking three spin-off companies from Uppsala University to the...
Listen to our new honorary doctors
19 januari 2023
In the week leading up to the Conferment Ceremony, Uppsala University is arranging open lectures and panel discussions with this year’s new honorar...
3D printing for better healthcare
18 januari 2023
Anatomical models for surgeons to practise on, patient-specific prostheses and implants, specially designed tools and pharmaceuticals... the list o...
Sustainability management by means of a new budget model
18 januari 2023
A completely new sustainability budget will help steer Region Gotland towards sustainable development. The budget was developed by researchers at U...
Benjamin Verbeek is Uppsala Student of the Year 2022
13 januari 2023
He describes himself as someone nerdily interested in physics and driven by the idea of spreading knowledge to others. Uppsala Student of the Year ...
Desire to experiment provides starting point for new virus test
10 januari 2023
An enthusiastic researcher, a lab experiment that was actually supposed to go wrong, and dedicated innovation support. That is the recipe for how a...
Aiming to improve the quality of care
14 december 2022
Max Schoenberg went all out to get into the Master's programme in Entrepreneurship at Uppsala University. And it was in Uppsala that he found the i...
“We can be much better at preventing mental illness”
09 december 2022
RE-MEND is a newly launched EU project that aims to generate new knowledge on the prevention of mental illness. Meet Joëlle Rüegg, Professor of Env...
The network diving deep into anxiety
07 december 2022
Anxiety is so much more than a rapid heartbeat, sweat and panic. For two years now, a network at Uppsala University has been meeting to discuss the...
The Nobel laureates visit Uppsala
02 december 2022
Philosophical discussions, lectures on groundbreaking discoveries and the chance to see the celebrities of science in real life. Uppsala University...
New test offers faster cure for urinary tract infection
15 november 2022
The patient gets the right treatment straight away, while unnecessary use of antibiotics is reduced. The world’s fastest antibiotic sensitivity tes...
Several innovation companies from Uppsala University on prestigious list
15 november 2022
Each year, Sweden’s Ny Teknik magazine presents a list of the top 33 young tech companies in Sweden that are judged to be a leader of the future, a...
Listen to our new professors
14 november 2022
53 new professors will be inaugurated at Uppsala University on Friday, 18 November. They will all be offering lectures that same week that are open...
Healthy food systems in focus at Uppsala Health Summit
24 oktober 2022
Food lies at the heart of both health and sustainable development. This year’s Uppsala Health Summit takes on the challenges associated with our fo...