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Emmanuelle Charpentier wins Novozomes Prize for CRISPR-Cas9

Emmanuelle Charpentier wins Novozomes Prize for CRISPR-Cas9

Awards At a ceremony in Copenhagen on 17 March, Professor Emmanuelle Charpentier received the annual Novozomes Prize, which is awarded by the Novo Nordisk Foundation for pioneering research activities or technology solutions that promote biotechnology science.


Severe psoriasis predominantly affects men

Severe psoriasis predominantly affects men

Dermatology The fact that men are overrepresented in psoriasis registers and consume more psoriasis care have long led researchers to believe that the common skin disease disproportionally affects men. A unique study with 5,438 Swedish psoriasis patients now reveals that women have a statistically significant lower incidence of severe psoriasis compared to men.

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Highly satisfied students

Buddy Programme.International students give Umeå University top marks in the 2016 International Student Barometer. Overall placement is #3 in Sweden and #5 in Europe.
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Culture on Campus presents:

On Global Piano Day:
Olov "Klyv-Olle" Lindroth

Wednesday 29 March 12:10–12.50
Ljusgården Atrium, Teacher Education Building

A solo piano concert with Olow Lindroth playing Swedish folk music to celebrate the Global Piano Day.

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