Latest Lund University Stories
Researchers have discovered a new stem cell in the adult brain -- a discovery which could lead to new treatments for strokes and neurodegenerative conditions.
New research findings show how it may be possible to render cancer tumors harmless without affecting the other cells and tissues in the body.
Foods high in fibre provide good protection against cardiovascular disease, and the effect is particularly marked in women.
The risk of abusing drugs is greater – even for adopted children – if the family environment in which they are raised is dysfunctional.
Organic cultivation methods not only benefit biodiversity; they also appear to have a positive effect on the ecosystem service pollination.
Laser light in combination with certain drugs – known as photodynamic therapy – can destroy cancer tumours, but is today used mostly to cure skin cancer.
In an amazing discovery, researchers report they have discovered that Zebra’s stripes repel bloodsucking horseflies, otherwise known as tabanids.
Good news for the 13 per cent of the population with depressive personality traits: their negative outlook does not have to be permanent.
The dung beetle dance, performed as the beetle moves away from the dung pile with his precious dung ball, is a mechanism to maintain the desired straight-line departure from the pile
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.