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Welcome to the Department of Radiation Sciences

Department of Radiation Sciences comprises the subject’s diagnostic radiology, oncology, radiation physics and medical technology. Institute belongs to the Faculty of Medicine at Umeå University


“Thanks to everyone who participated!”
Published: 2020-09-15

Sweden's so far biggest COVID-19 study has now been completed. Thousands of students and staff participated.

15 million SEK to research infrastructure for future challenges
Published: 2022-08-01

Linda Sandblad, appointed Research Infrastructure Fellows by the Foundation for Strategic Research, SSF.

3D optical imaging of the human pancreas in disease
Published: 2022-04-13

Autofluorescence as a 3D tool provides option for therapies for pancreatic related pathologies,

80 new EU millions for research at Umeå University
Published: 2022-11-21

18 research projects receive funds from the EU to create new knowledge in everything from health to AI.

9 million to cancer research from the Sjöberg Foundation
Published: 2018-12-21

Researchers Per Fransson and Daniel Öhlund receive 9 million SEK from for research in pancreatic cancer.

A European observatory on climate and health has been launched
Published: 2021-03-09

Researchers at the Faculty of Medicine lead parts of research that form the basis for the observatory's work.

A molecular switch for stopping inflammation
Published: 2019-01-11

A component has been identified as a novel regulator that can deactivate the immune system.

A new way to detect infection
Published: 2022-08-10

The detection of physical forces produced by bacterial infection can initiate the immune response.

A novel successful way of organising a scientific meeting
Published: 2023-02-16

"CU4 a Life Science Shake-Up" meeting took place on 7-8 February 2023 in Sollefteå

Abdominal obesity common among women in rural Indonesia
Published: 2018-10-24

Abdominal obesity is seven times more common among women than among men in Indonesia's rural area.