Karolinska Institutet

Type: Organization
Name: Karolinska Institutet
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Stem cells from nerves form teeth

(Nanowerk News) Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have discovered that stem cells inside the soft tissues of the tooth come from an unexpected source, namely nerves. These findings are now being published in the journal Nature () and contribute ... [Published Nanowerk - 15 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Losing parent in childhood tied to early death

LOS ANGELES — People who experienced the death of a parent in childhood appear to be more likelyto die prematurely themselves, new research shows.A study that tracked more than 7 million people for up to 42 years found that people who lost aparent before ... [Published Columbus Dispatch - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Women over 30 may have autistic babies

In the study, researchers report that fathers' and mothers advancing ages have different impacts on their child's risk. The rise in ASD risk with parental age was greater for older mothers as compared to older fathers. Picture:Older parents are likelier ... [Published The New Age Online - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Recipe For Preventing Alzheimer's [VIDEO]

[embedded content]Are you aware of the breakthrough made recently in fighting Alzheimer’s?The Alzheimer’s Association International Conference released a study in which people “who underwent lifestyle interventions showed improvements in their mental ... [Published WBSM-AM - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Moderate Alcohol Use Associated With Increased Risk For Atrial Fibrillation, Karolinska Institute Study

) — Even in moderation, consumption of wine and hard liquor may be a risk factor for atrial fibrillation, an abnormally fast heartbeat that can lead to stroke, heart failure and dementia, according to new research published today in the Journal of the ... [Published BioSpace - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Losing a parent during childhood may increase the risk of early death

LOS ANGELES -- People who experienced the death of a parent in childhood appear to be more likely to die prematurely themselves, new research shows.A study that tracked more than 7 million people for up to 42 years found that people who lost a parent ... [Published TwinCities.com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Europe: Researchers examine how much fruit and veg school children eat

Less than every fourth child in Europe have enough fruit and vegetables included in their daily diet, a study by Swedish researchers at örebro University and Karolinska Institutet shows. The findings are a part of an EU-funded study and are presented ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Children not eating enough fruit and vegetables

Less than every fourth child in Europe have enough fruit and vegetables included in their daily diet, a study by Swedish researchers at Örebro University and Karolinska Institutet shows. The findings are a part of an EU-funded study and are presented ... [Published Science Daily - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Researchers identify key explanation for why immune system unsuccessful in killing HIV virus

Phase II study reveals potential biomarker for HIV vaccineFDA approves Ruconest for treatment of acute attacks in adolescent patients with HAEStudy: 40% of Ontario female prisoners have history of traumatic brain injury Our immune system contains CD8+ ... [Published News-Medical.Net - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Synthesis and evaluation of antineurotoxicity properties of an amyloid-[small beta] peptide targeting ligand containing a triamino acid

bNeuronal Oscillations Laboratory, Division for Neurogeriatrics, KI-Alzheimer Disease Research Center, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, SwedencKI-Alzheimer Disease Research Center, Department of Neurobiology, ... [Published RSC - Jul 17 2014]
Entities: Ligand, Peptide, Synthesis, Acid
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Calls for kids to have more access to school doctors

Swedish school-age children are performing worse and have worse mental health because they do not have the same access to school doctors as they did previously, according to a debate article published in newspaper Dagens Nyheter by three doctors and a ... [Published Sveriges Radio - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Glass triangles animate facade of Wingårdh's auditorium for Karolinska Institutet

Swedish architecture firm Wingårdhs has completed a university auditorium in a Stockholm suburb with a patterned glass facade that twists and leans over the adjacent street (+ slideshow).Photograph is by Tord Rikard SîdertrîmThe building was designed ... [Published Dezeen - Jul 03 2014]

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...for men and women, and that has been shown previously," said study co-author Agneta Herlitz, a psychologist at the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden. "But we show that women's cognitive abilities increase more than men's."
...Published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention (DOI: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-13-1219), the article, "Automated measurement of volumetric mammographic density: a tool for widespread breast cancer risk assessment" was authored by Judith Brand , Kamila Czene , John Shepherd , Karin Leifland, Boel Heddson, Ann Sundbom , Jingmei Li , Keith Humphreys , and Per Hall...
"Sweden has a medium rate of suicide ," he says. "There are counties that are worse and there are countries that have a little lower prevalence of depression."
...to prevent suicide but nothing is happening," Danuta Wasserman, professor of psychiatry at Karolinska Institute, told Sveriges Television (SVT). "There are of course cities and counties that try, but there is no systematic effort."

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Swedish suicide rates hit 25-year high [Published The Local Sweden - 17 hours ago]
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Losing parent in childhood tied to early death [Published Columbus Dispatch - Jul 27 2014]
Women over 30 may have autistic babies [Published The New Age Online - Jul 27 2014]
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Recipe For Preventing Alzheimer's [VIDEO] [Published WBSM-AM - Jul 24 2014]
No-radiation breast-cancer detector [Published IMFA - Jul 24 2014]
Why was there no 'African Spring'? [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Jul 24 2014]
How Alcohol Increases Afib Risk [Published EverydayHealth.com - Jul 24 2014]
Top 3 Techniques for Creating Organs in the Lab [Published LiveScience.com - Jul 24 2014]
Moderate Alcohol Use Associated With Increased ... [Published BioSpace - Jul 23 2014]
Get Down, Stay Sharp: Dancing May Help Put Off ... [Published Fox News Latino - Jul 23 2014]
Losing a parent during childhood may increase t... [Published TwinCities.com - Jul 23 2014]
Treat-to-Target in Lupus [Published Noodls - Jul 22 2014]
Losing a parent during childhood may increase r... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jul 22 2014]
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Lifestyle changes help prevent mental decline [Published Saga - Jul 22 2014]
Europe: Researchers examine how much fruit and ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Jul 22 2014]
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Are Swedes more suicidal than most? [Published Radio Sweden - 13 hours ago]
Lyssna: "The influence of the dark winter days isn't very strong" After former American president Dwight Eisenhower claimed Sweden had the highest suicide rate in the world, the image of depressed and suicidal Swedes was more or less cemented. But ...
Karolinska Study Published in Cancer Epidemiolo... [Published PR Newswire: General Business - 13 hours ago]
WELLINGTON, New Zealand, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A prospective study conducted by the Karolinska Institute in Sweden has validated the performance of VolparaDensity breast imaging software across multiple vendor platforms and has associated volumetrically ...
Cerecor closes first tranche of $32 mln Series B [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 21 2014]
Cerecor has closed on the initial tranche of a $32 million Series B funding. New Enterprise Associates, Apple Tree Partners and MPM Capital led the round. Based in Baltimore, Cerecor is a biopharmaceutical firm focused on developing treatments ...
Is Swedish healthiness a myth? [Published Radio Sweden - Jul 21 2014]
Are Swedes obsessed with exercise? Photo: Henrik Hansson creative commons license https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Lyssna: "It's in our culture" Are Swedes really are as healthy as they themselves, and many visitors, believe? ...
Not enough veggies on children's plates [Published Radio Sweden - Jul 17 2014]
Swedish children ate more vegetables than their European peers - but not enough. Photo: Maria Turdén/Sveriges Radio Three out of four school children in Sweden do not eat enough fruits and vegetables, according to a new study. Researchers say it ...
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