Latest GOTHENBURG Stories

2010-05-10 09:01:10

A joint clinical trial conducted by the University Hospital and the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, found that an element in human blood, fibrinogen, is likely more vital to the blood's clotting ability in connection with heart surgery than previously considered.

2010-04-08 07:17:00

GOTEBORG, Sweden, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Newly Discovered da Vinci at Rare Art Exhibition A recently discovered Leonardo da Vinci painting (sold in 2007 for $19,000, and now valued at GBP100 million) is on display for the first time at an exhibition in Gothenburg, Sweden.

2010-03-22 03:00:00

NEW YORK, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- A recently-discovered Leonardo da Vinci painting (sold in 2007 for $19,000, and now valued at 100 million pounds Sterling) is being exhibited for the first time at a ground-breaking exhibition in Gothenburg, Sweden.

2009-12-03 05:09:00

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, December 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmasurgics AB - part of the Karolinska Development dermatology and wound healing company "Pergamum" - today announced that Pharmasurgics has received approval from the Swedish Medical Products Agency to begin a Phase II clinical trial.

2009-07-23 17:49:20

Swedish authorities say they may seek fraud charges after a man who claimed to be wheelchair-bound was photographed dancing with an amusement park mascot. Authorities said the 33-year-old Halmstad man had collected $400,000 in public assistance since 2005 to pay people to help him with daily tasks, The Local reported. Police, however, say they raided the man's home in June 2007 on abuse and illegal imprisonment allegations and discovered the photo of the man dancing at the Liseberg amusement...

2009-03-10 12:59:00

Revolutionary System Allows Complex Shot Creation for 'Rollbots' without Incurring Additional Costs GOTHENBURG, Sweden and SAN DIEGO, Calif., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- It's rare when a production facility discovers a way to dramatically increase the complexity of an animated series while staying on budget.

2009-02-09 17:11:00

With special guest PAUL OAKENFOLD London, Manchester, Werchter, Oslo, Helsinki & Gothenburg - SOLD OUT! Extra Madonna Shows added in London and Manchester LOS ANGELES, Feb.

2006-08-08 16:46:22

By Alison Wildey GOTHENBURG, Sweden (Reuters) - They came, they saw and Carolina Kluft conquered at the European championships on Tuesday.

2005-12-08 02:44:10

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Parts of central Gothenburg were closed off on Thursday after a fishing boat caught and brought to shore what Swedish navy technicians identified as a World War Two mine, police said on Thursday.

2005-11-14 08:10:00

The Swedish cargo vessel Gotheborg sank mysteriously within sight of home 260 years ago, taking its precious cargo of Chinese porcelain, silk and tea to the bottom of the sea.

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