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Right light on the mother’s belly may be important to the foetus
Published: 20 Sep, 2021

A possible link between exposure to light during pregnancy and foetal brain development has been discovered.

Teaching assistants help in education - and develop personally
Published: 16 Sep, 2021

The Faculty of Science and Technology employs teaching assistants at more departments than before.

New method enables 3D microscopy of human organs
Published: 12 Sep, 2021

Specific cell types in human organs can be studied with micrometer precision thanks to a new method.

Drop in vaccination on Campus Umeå
Published: 06 Sep, 2021

On 9 September, Region Västerbotten opens a drop-in centre for vaccination against COVID-19 on Campus Umeå.

Home delivery CPR kit made of cardboard wins prestigious award
Published: 02 Sep, 2021

Umeå Institute of Design alumnus Shuai Li's project is the national winner of the James Dyson Award.

Antibiotics increase the risk of colon cancer ger ökad risk för cancer i tjocktarmen
Published: 01 Sep, 2021

A clear link between taking antibiotics and increased risk of colon cancer has been found by researchers.

AI-council of the Medical faculty invites to AI-Day September 10!
Published: 30 Aug, 2021

The AI-council works in order to strengthen the faculty before a future when AI will play a crucial role.

Hundreds of international students have arrived in Umeå
Published: 25 Aug, 2021

Many of the new international students have arrived in Umeå. We've interviewed some of them.

New tool for finding green solvents for printed electronics
Published: 19 Aug, 2021

Physics researchers have developed and published an open web tool for the identification of green solvents.

Outstanding interest in a new course on infectious disease
Published: 17 Aug, 2021

A new interactive course on infectious disease epidemiology and One health response has attracted many.

Unique insight into the interior of the Arabidopsis photosynthesis machine
Published: 17 Aug, 2021

Using cryoelectron microscopy, Umeå researchers succeed to produce a high-resolution image of photosystem II.

Insects in focus for French students during internship in Umeå
Published: 09 Aug, 2021

Honeybees and wood-living insects has been in focus during Erasmus practice.

Philip Buckland appointed Vice Dean
Published: 04 Aug, 2021

Philip Buckland, Associate Professor in Archaeology, new Vice Dean at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities.

International Malaria Day – outstanding research is ongoing at Umeå University
Published: 03 Aug, 2021

Dr Ellen Bushell and Professor Oliver Billker are prominent malaria researchers with exciting goals in mind.

Martian landslides caused by salts and melting ice?
Published: 03 Aug, 2021

Research shows that small-scale melting of ice near the ground surface causes landslides.