Javascript is not activated in your browser. This website needs javascript activated to work properly.
You are here

Latest news

All news
(Image: Gunnar Menander)
17 August 2018
Do you eat a lot of chicken, pasta, cheese and oils? Or do you prefer yogurt and cereal, but stay away from coffee and meat? A unique population...
The cytoskeleton (in green) in a tumour cell.
15 August 2018
Researchers at Lund University in Sweden have discovered a cytoskeleton which provides the structure for mitochondria, the cell’s energy producers....
Researchers have mapped how the body’s own peptides (here in orange/yellow) bind to a receptor complex to suppress infection/inflammation.
13 August 2018
Researchers at Lund University in Sweden, have in collaboration with colleagues in Copenhagen and Singapore, mapped how the body’s own peptides act...
Martin Salö
7 August 2018
Children with allergies have a lower risk of developing complicated appendicitis, according to a new study from Lund University and Skåne University...
The red-backed shrike (Photo: Thomas Alerstam)
6 August 2018
A new study from Lund University in Sweden shows that small birds migrating from Scandinavia to Africa in the autumn occasionally fly as high as 4...
Great reed warbler (Photo: August Thomasson)
2 August 2018
A unique study from Lund University in Sweden has discovered for the first time that there is a genetic sexual conflict in the immune system in...
Great tit (Photo: Johan Nilsson)
30 July 2018
Biologists at Lund University in Sweden have in a recent study shown that the great tit, a common European songbird, has a tremendous capacity for...
Landscape in Artic
18 July 2018
Arctic climate change research relies on field measurements and samples that are too scarce, and patchy at best, according to a comprehensive review...
Martin L Olsson (Photo: Apelöga)
16 July 2018
Ever since the blood type was discovered in 1962, no one has been able to explain why some people become Xga positive while others are Xga negative....
Rick Kapur, John W. Semple and Johan Rebetz (Photo: Tove Smeds)
12 July 2018
Knowledge that the gastrointestinal flora affects both healthy physiological processes and various disease mechanisms has increased in recent years....