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Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine


Kunskapsnoden kicks off prioritised research areas
Published: 2024-01-31

The three cross-faculty areas show the width and edge of research at Umeå University.

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.

DDNA organization influences the growth of deadly brain tumours
Published: 2023-10-31

the 3D organization of DNA can influence the progression of aggressive brain tumour, reveils a new study.

Bernt Eric Uhlin receives Forska!Sverige Honorary Award
Published: 2023-10-26

Bernt Eric Uhlin is honored for his extraordinary commitment to creating an excellent research environment.

Sparkling celebration day for SciLifeLab Site Umeå
Published: 2023-09-20

A celebration of the official opening of the most northern SciLifelab’s national site - in Umeå.

Distinguished Guest Seminar: Frank Kuppeweld
Published: 2023-06-26

Frank van Kuppeveld from Utrecht University lectures on picornavirus replication and virus-host interactions.

A novel successful way of organising a scientific meeting
Published: 2023-02-16

"CU4 a Life Science Shake-Up" meeting took place on 7-8 February 2023 in Sollefteå

Movements in proteins provide clues to antibiotic resistance
Published: 2023-01-27

Researchers at Umeå University have discovered how a certain type of protein moves for DNA to be copied.

KAW supports a Program for Academic Leaders in Life Science (PALS)
Published: 2022-12-20

Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation has granted funding to the Program for Academic Leaders in Life Science.

Research shows how poliovirus takes over cells from within
Published: 2022-10-12

Researchers can now show how poliovirus takes over and tricks a cell into producing new virus particles.

Four days of science in beautiful scenery
Published: 2022-07-06

Four days of science in beautiful scenery with NMMPs summer school.

New finding on pluripotency for embryonic stem cell
Published: 2022-02-02

WCMM and SciLifeLab researchers have discovered a novel mechanism in mouse embryonic stem cell pluripotency.

Prostate cancer medicine not a cure for COVID-19
Published: 2021-12-17

A medicine that blocks testosterone does not stop COVID-19, as researchers previously had hoped.

MIMS highlights World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2021
Published: 2021-11-18

Today, World Antimicrobial Awareness Week kicks off and MIMS launches a series of articles.

AI-council of the Medical faculty invites to AI-Day September 10!
Published: 2021-08-30

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

Dean, Deputy Dean and one Associate Dean
Published: 2021-02-16

Dean, Deputy Dean and one Associate Dean appointed at the Faculty of Medicine, for the next term of office.

Breakthrough on diarrhea virus opens up for new vaccines
Published: 2021-01-11

Mapping a virus that causes mortal diarrhea can provide opportunity for new ways of treating COVID-19.

RJ grants funding for research in cognitive decline
Published: 2020-12-04

Riksbankens Jubileumsfond grants funding for research in biomarkers for cognitive decline in aging

The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation invests in infection medicine
Published: 2020-10-22

The financial support is included in a national investment into Life Science.

Umeå virologist rejoice at Nobel Prize for discovery of Hepatitis C virus
Published: 2020-10-06

Gisa Gerold has researched with one of this year´s Nobel laureates in Physiology or Medicine.

Medicine against prostate cancer in new COVID-19 study
Published: 2020-07-15

Researchers will investigate if a medicine for prostate cancer also can have effect on COVID-19.

NMMP funding for collaboration projects with SciLifeLab
Published: 2020-07-03

A minor grant opens the door for national collaboration between young group leaders at WCMM and SciLifeLab.

Award to Andreas Josefsson for research on prostate cancer
Published: 2019-12-18

The 2019 Cutting Edge Award from Astellas is awarded to Andreas Josefsson.

21 million SEK to WCMM researchers for clinical research
Published: 2019-12-13

VR and the ALF Committee awards WCMM researchers at Region Västerbotten and Umeå University

Two WCMM Fellows receive SEK 8 million for cancer research
Published: 2019-11-25

VR and Cancerfonden awards research funding to Silvia Remeseiro and Francesca Aguilo

New Director and steering group at WCMM
Published: 2019-09-13

New leadership at WCMM as of 1st of July 2019.

Three new WCMM Fellows at the Faculty of Medicine
Published: 2019-03-29

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

WCMM grants postdoctoral Fellowships at the Faculty of Medicine
Published: 2019-02-07

Four collaborative pairs receive funding from WCMM for joint postdoctoral Fellowships.

Swedish Tumor Microenvironment Meeting in Umeå 2019
Published: 2019-01-24

During three days, April 9-11, the Swedish Tumor Microenvironment Meeting is held at Umeå Folkets Hus.

9 million to cancer research from the Sjöberg Foundation
Published: 2018-12-21

Researchers Per Fransson and Daniel Öhlund receive 9 million SEK from for research in pancreatic cancer.

Umeå researcher one of five to receive Starting Grant
Published: 2018-12-18

Ronnie Berntsson is one of five researchers in Sweden to receive a Swedish Foundations Starting Grant 2018.

The Swedish Research Council grants 25.2 MSEK to flavivirus project
Published: 2018-12-14

The Swedish Research Council has granted a flavivirus project in a call within infection och antibiotics

Ronnie Berntsson new WCMM Fellow
Published: 2018-12-14

The Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine (WCMM) has recruited a new group leader in infection biology.

Major European grant to newly recruited Umeå researcher
Published: 2018-08-30

The European Research Council grants an ERC Starting Grant of 1.5 million euro to the group leade...

WCMM symposium: New frontiers in neuroscience and imaging
Published: 2018-06-12

On June 7 the Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine arranged a symposium on neuroscience and...

Latest update: 2023-01-12