Latest University of Gothenburg Stories

2011-09-20 12:39:50

If either of your parents has a drink problem, there is a greater risk that you will consume more alcohol after stressful situations.

2011-09-20 12:36:26

Although the body is constantly replacing cells and cell constituents, damage and imperfections accumulate over time.

2011-09-20 12:34:15

Early on, Sweden was a country where poor children had a good chance of ending up financially stronger than their parents.

Chemotherapy Can Impair Speech
2011-09-08 05:46:04

Patients who have received high doses of chemotherapy may find it harder to express themselves verbally.

2011-09-07 14:11:19

A wave of pietist revivals swept across Sweden during the first half of the eighteenth century.

2011-09-07 14:10:20

A group of scientists from the University of Gothenburg and the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden, have become the first group in the world to demonstrate that theories about nanoscale spin waves agree with observations.

2011-09-07 14:09:11

The kidneys play an important role in the regulation of blood pressure by adjusting the production of urine after eating or drinking.

2011-09-07 14:06:38

A major new international study involving researchers from the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg and Sahlgrenska University Hospital has revealed that aspirin, statins, beta blockers and ACE inhibitors are prescribed far too infrequently.

2011-07-01 10:10:00

Researchers at the University of Gothenburg have shown that sea urchins see with their entire body despite having no eyes at all.

2011-06-30 18:30:24

Four patients now have new lungs thanks to a purpose-built machine used for the first time worldwide by Sahlgrenska University Hospital.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.