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Practically no spread of infection on campus at the start of the semester
Practically no spread of infection on campus at the start of the semester

The results show a very low prevalence of COVID-19 at the start of the semester, and no increase.

“Thanks to everyone who participated!”
“Thanks to everyone who participated!”

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

Millions to Umeå University in European project about Covid-19
Millions to Umeå University in European project about Covid-19

The European Commission has granted 6.8 Million Euro to the project SHARE-Covid-19.

A step towards better understanding of bacterial diseases
A step towards better understanding of bacterial diseases

Chemists together with German researchers have captured and identified bacterial toxin target substrates.

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New findings on the water-splitting reaction in photosystem II
Published: 17 Sep, 2020

Casper discusses in his thesis which water molecules that are the active ones and how this reaction proceeds.

Practically no spread of infection on campus at the start of the semester
Published: 17 Sep, 2020

The results show a very low prevalence of COVID-19 at the start of the semester, and no increase.

AI in higher education funded by EU
Published: 15 Sep, 2020

Researchers funded trustworthy AI project in higher education.

Millions to Umeå University in European project about Covid-19
Published: 15 Sep, 2020

The European Commission has granted 6.8 Million Euro to the project SHARE-Covid-19.

“Thanks to everyone who participated!”
Published: 15 Sep, 2020

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

A step towards better understanding of bacterial diseases
Published: 10 Sep, 2020

Chemists together with German researchers have captured and identified bacterial toxin target substrates.

Enters the assignment with great commitment
Published: 08 Sep, 2020

Many projects and contribute to a good environment for the PhD students are important tasks for Charlotta.

Continued career as a postdoc in nursing with a special focus on implementation
Published: 07 Sep, 2020

Susanna Pusa has been employed at Ersta Sköndal Bräcke University in Stockholm.

New director wants to broaden the network between industry and academia
Published: 07 Sep, 2020

Patrik Rydén is interested in cooperation and thinks that the Industrial Doctoral school can act as catalyst.

Goal of participants not yet reached in COVID-19 study
Published: 07 Sep, 2020

This week, more people have the opportunity to participate in the large study of current COVID-19 infection.

Back to the future - design histories tackle tomorrow
Published: 04 Sep, 2020

Maria explores whether forgotten episodes in design history can open new perspectives on design today.

Novel insights of how prostate cancer causes secondary tumors
Published: 03 Sep, 2020

Awareness of how prostate cancer cells become mobile and spread may provide opportunities for treatment.

Anxiolytics in lakes gives calming news
Published: 31 Aug, 2020

Johan's thesis shows that pharmaceuticals can be surprisingly persistent in northern environments.

Mosquito immune system mapped to help fight malaria
Published: 27 Aug, 2020

The results give possibilities to find ways to prevent mosquitoes from spreading malaria parasite to humans.

Take the chance to get tested for COVID-19 on Campus Umeå
Published: 25 Aug, 2020

The aim is to perform up to 20,000 tests on students and staff between 31 August and 10 September.