Latest Uppsala University Stories

2011-05-09 21:44:24

A new, promising marker for diagnosing prostate cancer has been discovered by Uppsala researchers with the aid of a unique method developed at the Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology.

2011-05-05 22:12:37

A Swedish research team partly consisting of researchers from Uppsala University followed a group of prostate cancer patients in the Nordic region for 15 years.

2011-04-27 08:00:00

UPPSALA, Sweden, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Beactica, the leading Swedish fragment-based drug discovery company, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Janssen Research & Development, a division of Janssen Pharmaceutica NV.

2011-02-16 16:29:20

Frogs appear to be very sensitive to progestogens, a kind of pharmaceutical that is released into the environment.

2011-01-18 16:30:37

Developing new drugs is a highly costly and time-consuming process. Of 20 candidates, 19 are normally rejected because they don't work or have unwanted side effects.

2010-10-18 09:13:34

Superficial contacts on Facebook, apparently unnecessary comments, and banal status updates may be more worthwhile than we think.

2010-09-09 11:59:00

UPPSALA, Sweden, September 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The all-new 2011 Bentley Mulsanne will feature Dirac Live(R) sound optimization in the Naim for Bentley sound system option. In 2008, Bentley and Naim crafted an exclusive partnership with the aim to achieve the world's best in-car audio experience.

2010-09-09 00:57:15

For 70 years the world has mismanaged the common good of antibiotics.

2010-07-22 15:38:01

Much organically bound carbon is deposited on inland lake bottoms.

2010-07-16 13:59:53

Multiple myeloma is one of the most common blood cancers, and at present considered to be incurable.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).