Latest news releases

  1. 22/02/2017

    Connected migrants make use of mobile tech

    Peer reviewed paper

    Contrary to common perception, migrants and refugees are often well connected in terms of mobile technology, using smart phones for communications, ma…


  2. 22/02/2017

    The genetics behind being Not Like Daddy

    Peer reviewed paper

     A common strategy to create high-yielding plants is hybrid breeding – crossing two different inbred lines to obtain characteristics superior to each…

    EMBO - excellence in life sciences

  3. 22/02/2017

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    The unexpected supramolecular chemistry of nitrate anions

    Peer reviewed paper

    A team of researchers with Dr Tiddo J. Mooibroek of the University of Amsterdam's Van 't Hoff Institute of Molecular Sciences (HIMS) argue that the ni…

    Universiteit van Amsterdam (UVA)

  4. 22/02/2017

    Zahl der Major-Amputationen deutlich zurückgegangen

    Peer reviewed paper

    In Deutschland hat sich die absolute Zahl der Major-Amputationen – das sind Amputationen der unteren Extremität oberhalb der Knöchelregion – in den Ja…

    Deutsches Aerzteblatt

  5. 22/02/2017

    - Today’s synthetic fertilizer is being made with natural gas which contributes to CO2 emissions that are harmful for the global climate. These emissions are superfluous, says professor Truls Norby. Photo: Ola Saether/UiO

    The future farmer will make synthetic fertilizers at her own farm

    Norwegian synthetic fertilizer production began 110 years ago, and its inventor Kristian Birkeland died 100 years ago. While he made it from renewable…

    University of Oslo, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

  6. 22/02/2017

    Benefits of cognitive training in dementia patients unclear

    Peer reviewed paper

    Positive effects of cognitive training in healthy elderly people have been reported, but data regarding its effects in patients with dementia is uncle…

    « Helsingin yliopisto (University of Helsinki) »

Forthcoming events

  1. 22/04/2017 — 25/04/2017

    27th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID)

    Media can register now for the 27th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) in Vienna, Saturday 22 April to Tuesda…

    European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID)

  2. 23/02/2017

    Workshop: Bob Dylan – die Stimme und die Stimmen - Ver anstaltung am Donnerstag, den 23. Februar an der Freien Universität Berlin

    Lyrik und Stimme des Songwriters und Literaturnobelpreisträgers Bob Dylans sind Thema eines Workshops am Donnerstag, den 23. Februar 2017 an der Freie…

    « Freie Universitaet Berlin »

  3. 25/02/2017 — 27/02/2017

    “Research in Germany” at the MIT European Career Fair 2017

    Are you ready to take the next step in your scientific career? Meet our delegation of more than 30 German universities and research institutions at th…

    Research in Germany

  4. 18/06/2017 — 23/06/2017

    Stephen Hawking will be coming to Norway this summer in conjunction with a science and music festival. Photo: Starmus

    Starmus Festival

    The theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking will visit Norway for the first time ever this summer when he comes to Trondheim to be the keynote speaker a…

    The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

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