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Sweden's first Exercise Physiology programme at Umeå

Exercise Physiologists have excellence within physical training.

New insights into regulation of root initiation
New insights into regulation of root initiation

Abdellah Lakehal has studied how the initiation of adventitious roots is regulated at the molecular level.

Ellen will find targets for a malaria vaccine
Ellen will find targets for a malaria vaccine

Wallenberg Academy Fellow Ellen Bushell will map the ways a variant of the malaria infects.

 USBE at Master and More student fair in Hamburg
USBE at Master and More student fair in Hamburg

On December 6th USBE will be attending a student recruitment fair called MASTER AND MORE in Hamburg, Germany.

Autonomous forestry and farming
Autonomous forestry and farming

Ahmad Ostovar has developed methods and algorithms for automatic detection and recognition of objects.

Doctoral thesis: Growth factor signaling cross-talk contribute to cancer progression
Doctoral thesis: Growth factor signaling cross-talk contribute to cancer progression

In cancer the synergistic cross-talk between the proteins contributes to cancer progression.

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Snoring causes injuries and prevention of healing in the upper airways
Published: 23 Apr, 2019

Vibrations caused by snoring can lead to injuries in the upper airways and swallowing dysfunction.

Skytteanska samfundet prize to Nils Skoglund
Published: 18 Apr, 2019

Kungl. Skytteanska Samfundet has chosen to give Nils Skoglund the organisation’s prize of SEK 40,000.

High Greenhouse gas emissions from Western Siberian lakes
Published: 11 Apr, 2019

A study by CIRC in Nature Communications shows that CO2-emissions from Western Siberia lakes are high.

Collaboration with industry generates funding for solar energy researchers
Published: 09 Apr, 2019

Kempe Foundations grants SEK 700,000 to world-class spectrophotometer for the Department of Physics.

Exciting projects presented at start-up of sixth intake of industrial doctoral students
Published: 09 Apr, 2019

A new batch of IDS students are getting together for a two-day workshop.

IDS celebrates 10-year jubilee and continues to strive upwards
Published: 14 Jan, 2019

Umeå University’s Industrial Doctoral School (IDS) is celebrating its first decade of successful activities.

Doctoral student selected for Nobel meeting in Germany
Published: 04 Apr, 2019

Together with other young scientists Casper de Lichtenberg will meet with Nobel laureates in Germany.

Three new WCMM Fellows at the Faculty of Medicine
Published: 29 Mar, 2019

New group leaders will conduct research on brain tumors, prostate cancer and antimicrobial resistance

Umeå researcher receives Prince Albert II of Monaco Award
Published: 28 Mar, 2019

Joacim Rocklöv has been awarded the 2019 Prince Albert II of Monaco – Institut Pasteur Award.

Judith Sarneel is hosting the university's research blogg
Published: 27 Mar, 2019

The grass is always greener... or is it?

Markus Schmid appointed as new Wallenberg Scholar
Published: 25 Mar, 2019

Professor Markus Schmid receives 18 MSEK Wallenberg Foundations for research without any restriction.

Ecologist receives Umeå municipality’s Scientific Prize 2019
Published: 14 Mar, 2019

David Seekell, CIRC, receives 2019 Umeå municipality scientific prize for young researchers.

Can smarter forest buffer strips along streams help to mitigate climate change?
Published: 13 Mar, 2019

Marcus Klaus studies how forestry greenhouse gas emissions is reduced by buffer strips along streams.

International top ranking for gender equality at Umeå University
Published: 07 Mar, 2019

One of 14 organisations in the world to receive the highest rating for their gender equality efforts.

An epigenetic marker can predict survival in childhood leukaemia
Published: 06 Mar, 2019

Risk of relapse in childhood leukemia can be predicted which will make tailoring treatment possible.