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Daubenton's bat (Photo: Jens Rydell)
19 October 2018
For the first time, researchers have measured what is known as the ground effect of flying animals - and it turns out that they save a lot more...
Traffic and infrastructure in an African country
16 October 2018
Every year, traffic accidents account for more than 1.3 million deaths worldwide. In an effort to reduce this figure, Lund University offers...
Image of 3D mammography next to 2D mammography
15 October 2018
After screening 15 000 women over a period of five years, a major clinical study in Sweden has shown that 3D mammography, or breast tomosynthesis,...
W. M. Keck Observatory (Photo: Nils Ryde)
10 October 2018
Astronomers from Lund University in Sweden have now found the explanation to a recent mystery at the centre of the Milky Way galaxy: the high levels...
Albert Salehi (Photo: Sara Liedholm)
8 October 2018
By blocking a protein, VDAC1, in the insulin-producing beta cells, it is possible to restore their normal function in case of type 2 diabetes. In...
Sunset, birds
8 October 2018
The lead author of the IPCC Special Report on 1.5 degrees, released today, is available for comment. Luis Mundaca is a professor at the International...
Daniel Conley and Malin Parmar (Photo: Lena Björk Blixt, Kennet Ruona)
5 October 2018
Lund University has received SEK 56 million from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation to finance two research projects. One will aim to find...
Photo: Mostphotos
5 October 2018
The complement proteins that circulate in our blood are an important part of our immune system. They help identify bacteria, viruses and other...
TEDDY logo
4 October 2018
The TEDDY Study has increased our knowledge about what happens prior to the onset of autoimmune diabetes (type 1 diabetes) and has shown that a...
Database table
3 October 2018
Using machine learning and optimisation to find refugees’ new homes can significantly improve their chances of finding work within three months,...