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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 over 70 research groups in infection research at Umeå University.

What is going on?

New potential target proteins for novel antibiotics discovered

Felipe Cava's group has discovered proteins needed to maintain the bacteria's cell wall structure.

Umeå chemist prolonged as Wallenberg Academy Fellow

Professor Yaowen Wu, director of UCMR, receives funding for another five years for research on autophagy.

South African expert lectures on antibiotic resistance in aquatic environments

The collaboration with the researcher started through the South Africa - Sweden University Forum, SASUF.

Management team

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UCMR is financed by: