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The Chemical Biological Centre (in Swedish “Kemiskt Biologiskt Centrum”, KBC) is an interdisciplinary research centre for natural sciences and medicine. The centre is unique in its collaborative structure and offers an excellent scientific infrastructure with several core facilities and technical platforms. Our goal is to promote a positive, creative and interdisciplinary environment for research combined with an excellent graduate and undergraduate education.
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A team of researchers publish the genomes of two species of aspen trees.
Climate change will affect Norway spruce and also bacteria and fungi that live in symbiosis with the tree.
Martina Kulén develops new types of antibiotics that do not kill bacteria, but only disarm them.