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News - 2010

2010-12-20, PRESS

Uppsala consortium have been granted Wallenberg-foundation to study the structure of ribosomes

For more information in Swedish:  Press release from 2010-12-20

2010-12-20, PRESS

Johan Elf receives SFS-funding for “Future Research Leaders”

For more information in Swedish: Press release from 2010-12-20    

2010-12-16, PRESS

New model for how genes are regulated by small RNAs

For more information in Swedish: Press release from 2010-12-16

2010-11-08, NEWS

Burning pain and itching governed by same nerve cells

We all know how hard it is not to scratch when we have an itch. But how can an itch be alleviated? In a new study published today in the prestigious
journal Neuron, researchers at Uppsala University present the surprising finding that the same nerve cells that are active when we experience heat pain are also associated with itching.

2010-11-02, NEWS

New Publication by Johan Elf

Johan Elf, Uppsala researcher and SciLifeLab member has developed a significantly more accurate model that can be an important tool used in medical research. The study was published this week in the scientific journal PNAS. For more information in swedish: Read more

2010-08-29, NEWS

Lars Wallentin honored with Gold Medal at the ESC Congress 2010

Proffesor Lars Wallentin was awarded the gold medal at annual European Society of Cardiology Congress 2010 for his “outstanding contribution to research in the development of cardiology”.

2010-08-26, NEWS

Thuréus Prize to Kerstin Lindblad-Toh

SciLifeLab Uppsalas director Kerstin Lindblad-Toh was awarded the Thuréus Prize by the Royal Society of Science in Uppsala (naturalhistory and medicine class).

2010-08-20, NEWS

Successfull SciLifeLab day on the 20th of August 2010

Scientist from different departements at Uppsala University and Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences met with life science in focus in Geocentrum in Uppsala at the SciLifeLab day on the 20th of August 2010.