Latest Education in Stockholm Stories

2012-06-19 23:46:14

Using data supplied by a mobile operator, researchers at Karolinska Institutet have shown that population movements after the 2010 Haiti earthquake followed regular patterns.

2011-10-03 12:45:33

Researchers at the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet have discovered a new inherited disorder that causes severe mental retardation and liver dysfunction.

2011-02-18 15:37:37

One of the goals of the European Research Council, ERC, is to bring the world's leading researchers to work in Europe.

2010-12-22 10:15:00

Trinitramid – that's the name of the new molecule that may be a component in future rocket fuel.

2010-05-06 15:26:13

The unique resources available in the Nordic region, such as civic registration numbers and the registries of genetically informative populations and health outcomes, make it an epidemiological goldmine.

2010-03-31 09:00:00

STOCKHOLM, March 31, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- New research and better methods in the rehabilitation medicine area gives injured people a chance to return to a meaningful life, including the capability of working.

2009-11-02 13:42:13

Perceived poor managerial leadership increases not only the amount of sick leave taken at a workplace, but also the risk of sickness amongst employees later on in life.

2009-09-01 12:10:00

For the first time in history it is now possible to provide a detailed picture of the dog including birthplace, point in time and the number of wolves that were tamed," says Peter Savolainen, biology researcher at KTH.

2009-08-26 09:00:45

People with kidney disease undergo balloon dilation treatment after myocardial infarction less frequently, and therefore have a poorer prognosis. This according to new clinical research published in the journal Circulation.

2009-05-15 12:45:00

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm today awarded an honorary post-doctoral degree to Kevin J.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.