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Increased risk of heart rhythm disruption after COVID-19
Published: 2023-12-13

Individuals infected with COVID-19 are also at an increased risk of suffering from heart rhythm disturbances.

Two awards from the Börje Salming ALS Foundation
Published: 2023-12-12

Karin Forsberg and Per Zetterström receive funding at the first award from the Börje Salming ALS Foundation.

Researchers give robots better tools to manage conflicts in dialogues
Published: 2023-12-11

What happens when humans and robots don't understand each other, or focus on different things?

Early career biochemist receives UCMR Young Investigator grant
Published: 2023-12-08

Max Renner receives 1,5 MSEK grant for a postdoc for two years from Umeå Centre for Microbial Research, UCMR.

Increased understanding of corrosion in lime kilns fired with biofuel
Published: 2023-12-08

In his thesis Naresh Kumar Wagri shows challenges due to the properties of biofuels.

Course helps doctoral students understand their research from an Arctic context
Published: 2023-12-07

–It is a new cool thought that my research is in an Arctic context, says Flora Tietgen.

Blue carbon project recieves SEK 5,4 million
Published: 2023-12-06

Development of a policy roadmap for 'blue carbon' is awarded over SEK 5 million in research funding.

Environmental monitoring of bacteria strengthens community preparedness against diseases
Published: 2023-12-06

A new thesis reveals how climate change can promote potentially dangerous bacteria in the Baltic Sea.

Nobel laureate Ferenc Krausz visits Umeå University
Published: 2023-12-05

Gives an open lecture in Aula Nordica and visits the Umeå physicist's laser laboratory.

Stimulation in the brain reduces involuntary tremors
Published: 2023-12-04

Brain stimulation in a relatively new area relieves involuntary tremors in e.g. Parkinson's disease.

Umeå at the top of Swedish Research Council funding for clinical therapy research
Published: 2023-12-01

Umeå University did very well in the Swedish Research Council's allocation to clinical therapy research.

A sun protection mechanism helps plants to survive
Published: 2023-12-01

Research helps to increase agricultural productivity as the weather becomes more extreme.

ALF-medel till nordlig medicinsk forskning
Published: 2023-11-30

29 projects related to Umeå University will share SEK 38 million over a three-year period from ALF funding.

Two Umeå researchers appointed Wallenberg Academy Fellows
Published: 2023-11-29

Nicolò Maccaferri and André Mateus have been appointed Wallenberg Academy Fellows.

New blood thinners possible alternative for kidney disease
Published: 2023-11-28

New blood thinners may be an attractive alternative to a traditional substance, according to a thesis.