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UCMR - Umeå Centre for Microbial Research

The Umeå Centre for Microbial Research, UCMR, is the "jewel in the crown" among Sweden's 40 national Linnaeus Centers of Excellence. UCMR promotes pioneering interdisciplinary molecular and translational microbial research and brings together nearly 70 active research groups in infection research at Umeå University.

What is going on?

“Excellence by Choice” Postdoctoral Programme in Life Science

Read the add, about the projects and apply for a Postdoctoral fellowship here.

Heart and lung money for research leaders at UCMR

Research leaders Anne-Marie Fors Connolly and Clas Ahlm receive grants for research about covid-19.

Get to know Laura Carroll – new UCMR PI

UCMR PI Laura Carroll starts her own research group and is getting acclimated to the Swedish academic system.

Emmanuelle Charpentier about her time after the Nobel Prize

What has the Nobel Prize meant and recent developments in CRISPR-Cas9. Watch an exclusive interview.

Management team

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UCMR is financed by: