Research at Uppsala University
Quest for Central Asia’s first hominins
19 November 2021. Primitive stone tools made hundreds of millennia ago have been found on the windswept loess plateaux ...
Shirin Ahlbäck Öberg unfazed by inconvenient truths
15 November 2021. Like heading a large research programme. That is how Shirin Ahlbäck Öberg describes her role in Swed ...
Prostate cancer treatments improved by research
11 November 2021. About 10,000 men in Sweden are diagnosed with prostate cancer every year. This makes it our most com ...
Search for research projects
Here you will find all research projects at Uppsala University funded by the main Swedish funding bodies. The search feature is based on the SweCRIS database.
Research spotlight: The coronavirus
Blocking inhibits SARS-CoV-2 infection of human cells
24 November 2021. Viruses invade our cells and turn them into virus factories. Researchers at Uppsala University, toge ...
New method for discovery of antiviral drugs
2 August 2021. The current COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for methods to identify new or repurposed dru ...
Helpline important for older people during the pandemic
8 July 2021. For many older individuals, the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the loss of daily anonymous contac ...
Uppsala University’s researchers share their knowledge in public lectures. Every year, the University is visited by leading researchers and influential people from around the world. At Uppsala University, you can hear Nobel laureates, researchers, authors, politicians and many others give lectures. Here we present some of the most prominent, annually occurring lectures at Uppsala University.