Latest Lund University Stories

2011-08-18 17:06:01

Researchers at Lund University have discovered a new function for vitamin C. Treatment with vitamin C can dissolve the toxic protein aggregates that build up in the brain in Alzheimer's disease.

2011-08-12 12:21:38

Prostate cancer that has become resistant to hormone treatment and that does not respond to radiation or chemotherapy requires new methods of treatment.

2011-07-05 23:22:09

Have you heard the saying “You only remember what you want to remember”? Now there is evidence that it may well be correct.

2011-06-28 20:35:28

Many people are careful to follow a low glycaemic index (GI) diet.

2011-06-21 15:27:32

Advanced crafting of stone spearheads contributed to the development of new ways of human thinking and behaving.

2011-06-15 10:00:00

SINGAPORE, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Digital Life Academy today announced its final selections for the Academy session in Singapore this summer. Academy selection was based on demonstrating entrepreneurial drive, business acumen and a dedication to digital life freedom.

2011-06-14 23:05:19

Why are female foetuses aborted in China?

2011-06-09 14:52:27

A research breakthrough has proven that it is possible to reprogram mature cells from human skin directly into brain cells, without passing through the stem cell stage.

2011-06-08 07:24:23

Dolphins and porpoises use echolocation for hunting and orientation.

2011-05-31 16:14:59

Many patients receive an incorrect dementia diagnosis.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.