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2017-03-23, NEWS

Richard Rosenquist Brandell appointed Wallenberg Clinical Scholar

Richard Rosenquist Brandell, Uppsala University/SciLifeLab, Platform Director for Diagnostics Development and Head of Facility for Clinical Genomics Uppsala, has been appointed Wallenberg Clinical Scholar by The Kut and Alice Wallenberg foundation. As a Wallenberg Clinical Scholar, Richard Rosenquist Brandell will use the infrastructure for large-scale investigation of cells and their genetic material at SciLifeLab to […]

2017-03-07, NEWS

New treatment attacks liver disease and type 2 diabetes

A research team involving Adil Mardinoglu and Mathias Uhlén at KTH Royal Institute of Technology/SciLifeLab are planning a clinical trial of a new treatment for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and type 2 diabetes. The treatment harnesses liver cells’ own ability to burn accumulated fats. The team used a metabolic modeling approach, which relied on data […]

2017-03-06, NEWS

Nominate your favorite speaker

SciLifeLab The Svedberg Seminar series is a distinguished speaker series within the field of biosciences and holds research seminars given by leading scientists from Sweden and worldwide. SciLifeLab The Svedberg committee now invites you to nominate speakers of your interest. This is an excellent opportunity for your research group and students to extend their network and engage in scientific […]

2017-03-06, NEWS

Jens Carlsson gets ERC Starting Grant

The European Research Council, ERC, has decided to grant SciLifeLab fellow Jens Carlsson, Uppsala University/SciLifeLab, the ERC Starting Grant for 2016. Earlier it was announced that Magda Bienko, Sebastian Deindl, and Simon Elsässer, all SciLifeLab fallows, will receive this grant of up to EUR 1.5 million for up to 5 years.

2017-03-02, NEWS

VR grants for research environments to SciLifeLab

The Swedish Research Council (VR) has made decisions regarding Grants for research environment in science (Bidrag till forskningsmiljö inom teknik och naturvetenskap). The purpose of the grant is to create added value of cooperation in a group that is larger than in a regular research projects. Of the 222 applications that came in only 18 […]