Karolinska Institutet

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Name: Karolinska Institutet
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Recruiting without discriminating - Karolinska Institutet

- An experimental study of hiring discrimination on ethnicity, using structured video interview (ZeroLime) versus unstructured face-to-face interview - Karam HannaBackground:Ethnic discrimination is believed to be present in recruitment processes and ... [Published MyNewsDesk - 7 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

Young people who have attempted suicide disadvantaged on the job market

People who have attempted suicide when young are less likely to have a successful professional career later in life. This was discovered in a joint study by the Swedish Karolinska Institutet and MedUni Vienna. The prospect of long-term unemployment later ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

SYSTEM RESEARCH : Recent Findings from Karolinska Institute Has Provided New Information about Neuroscience (Motion with Direction and Balance)

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Pain & Central Nervous System Week -- Investigators discuss new findings in Nervous System Research . According to news reporting from Stockholm, Sweden , by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "In this issue of ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Swedish Karolinska Institutet starts to offer free online courses

Swedish Karolinska Institutet starts to offer free online coursesContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.STOCKHOLM, Sept. 9 (Xinhua) -- Sweden's medical university Karolinska Institutet started on Tuesday to offer free online courses, in the form of MOOCs or the ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Karolinska Institutet is now starting up the first MOOC in Sweden

Today, Sweden's medical university, Karolinska Institutet, becomes the first university in the country to offer MOOCs (massive open online courses). This means that the university will be enriched this autumn by more than 70,000 new course participants ... [Published Noodls - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Feinstein Institute Presents Cerami Award to Karolinska Institutet Researcher

MANHASSET, N.Y., Sept. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and Molecular Medicine announced today that it will confer the second Anthony Cerami Award in Translational Medicine to Göran K. Hansson, MD, PhD, professor ... [Published Stock Nod - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 2 reports

Childhood trauma could lead to adult obesity

Being subjected to abuse during childhood entails a markedly increased risk of developing obesity as an adult. This is the conclusion of a meta-analysis carried out on previous studies, which included a total of 112,000 participants. The analysis was ... [Published Noodls - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 2 reports

John Norcini is awarded the Karolinska Institutet Prize for Research in Medical Education

Professor John Norcini is awarded the 2014 Karolinska Institutet Prize for Re in Medical Education for his important contributions to re in medical education, especially his pioneering re on knowledge decay, specialty certification and the development ... [Published Noodls - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

Karolinska Institutet recruits international top innovator and business developer

Karolinska Institutet has recruited Professor Alexander von Gabain to the new position as Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Innovation and Corporate Alliances¹. He will be responsible for identifying, fostering and coordinating opportunities in re, health care, ... [Published Noodls - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

From a single cell to a full nervous system

Research has long been occupied by one of the great mysteries in life: how one single cell can form a human brain. In the last few years, thanks to new methods and technology, our knowledge of how the nervous system is developed has grown significantly. ... [Published Health Canal - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 2 reports

Striatum acts as hub for multisensory integration -- ScienceDaily

A new study from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden provides insight on how the brain processes external input such as touch, vision or sound from different sources and sides of the body, in order to select and generate adequate movements. The findings, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 3 reports

Crime and poverty: To have and have not

“POVERTY”, wrote Aristotle, “is the parent of crime.” But was he right? Certainly, poverty and crime are associated. And the idea that a lack of income might drive someone to misdeeds sounds plausible. But research by Amir Sariaslan of the Karolinska ... [Published The Economist - Aug 21 2014]

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...of Studies Ellenor Mittendorfer-Rutz from the Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Insurance Medicine at Karolinska Institutet. "This knowledge is absolutely essential to develop specially-tailored programmes for job market inclusion."
...Stockholm, Sweden, and the Firoozgar Clinical Research Development Center, Firoozgar Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran. "The results of this study indicate the same nutritional status among mild-to-moderate PD patients compared with healthy controls."
"By bringing attention to progressive MS, convening academic and industry leaders, and offering a new source of grant funding to researchers around the world, the Alliance is positioning itself to accelerate results with the most impact and to change the lives of people living with progressive MS" commented Dr. Alan Thompson, Chair of the Alliance's Scientific Steering Committee and Dean of University College London Faculty of Brain Sciences
According to the news reporters, the research concluded: "The final motor output induced by nMLF will involve integration in the hindbrain and premotor circuits in the spinal cord."

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POVERTY, wrote Aristotle, is the parent of crime. But was he right? Certainly, poverty and crime are associated. And the idea that a lack of income might drive someone to misdeeds sounds plausible. But research by Amir Sariaslan of the Karolinska Institute, ...
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“POVERTY”, wrote Aristotle, “is the parent of crime.” But was he right? Certainly, poverty and crime are associated. And the idea that a lack of income might drive someone to misdeeds sounds plausible. But research by Amir Sariaslan of the Karolinska ...
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