Umeå University

Type: Organization
Name: Umeå University
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Solar Fuels: How Close, How Real?

There’s a class of fuels that don’t use an intervening biomass to make a fuel — so, though they use biology or waste carbon, they’ve bristled at being called “biofuels." Instead, the technologies that depend on unique pathways to converting CO2 and water ... [Published Renewable Energy World - 14 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Low carb Paleo diet aids weight loss: Boosts metabolism, burns more fat

Obesity scientists said adopting a low carb Paleo diet enhances weight loss by boosting metabolism and helping your body burn more fat, the Courier-Journal reported July 25.Dr. Steve Smith, science director for the Florida Hospital-Sanford Burnham Translational ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Exploring the Value of Project Management Certification

Project management certification continues at an increasing rate around the world and is a very important component of professional practice and professional association strategy.To better understand the value of certification and the expectations of ... [Published Association for Project Management - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

New Molecular Catalysis Data Have Been Reported by Researchers at Umea University (Biodiesel production from acid oils using sulfonated carbon...

New Molecular Catalysis Data Have Been Reported by Researchers at Umea University (Biodiesel production from acid oils using sulfonated carbon catalyst derived from oil-cake waste) By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Energy Weekly News -- Fresh data ... [Published Street Sweeper - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Education’s new challenges

[2014-07-14] Digitalisation and the tough competition for students and reers is creating a new playing field for universities. In order to tackle the challenges there is now a need for environments that stimulate creativity - and Umeå University is at ... [Published Noodls - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Dementia: ways to lower the risk

Scientists now say an hour of exercise a week can halve our risk of dementia, but what other ways can we avoid it and Alzheimer's disease, according to studies over the years? An hour of exercise a week can halve the chances of getting Alzheimer’s disease, ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Molecular snapshots of oxygen formation in photosynthesis

[2014-07-10] Reers from Umeå University have explored two different ways that allow unprecedented experimental insights into the reaction sequence leading to the formation of oxygen molecules in photosynthesis. The two studies have been published in the ... [Published Noodls - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Interlayer distance in graphite oxide gradually changes when water is added

Physicists from Umea University and Humboldt University in Berlin have solved a mystery that has puzzled scientists for half a century. They show with the help of powerful microscopes that the distance between graphite oxide layers gradually increases ... [Published Space Daily - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Efficacy of Orthodontic Oral Appliances - Sleep Solutions 101

Dallas, TX -- ( SBWIRE ) -- 07/07/2014 -- A pilot study was conducted at the Department of Orthodontics, Umeå University, Sweden by M Marklund and PE Legrell in which the efficacy of orthodontic oral appliances on snoring was tested. Oral appliances are ... [Published SBWire - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Interlayer distance in graphite oxide gradually changes when water is added

[2014-06-27] Physicists from Umeå University and Humboldt University in Berlin have solved a mystery that has puzzled scientists for half a century. They show with the help of powerful microscopes that the distance between graphite oxide layers gradually ... [Published Noodls - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Ellinor Ädelroth: With the right to make a difference

[2014-06-26] War, poverty and natural disasters. The major global challenges require human input. Meet Ellinor Ädelroth, professor emertia, who have gone out into the world and made a difference - and who has been based at Umeå University.It was through ... [Published Noodls - Jun 26 2014]
First reported May 07 2014 - Updated May 07 2014 - 1 reports

Mobility and inequality in academia

NAI researcher Paula Mählck studies academic mobility and what happens when women and minorities take up privileged positions. Read more about her lecture at Umeå University 9 May. ... [Published The Nordic Africa Institute Homepage - May 07 2014]

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Solar Fuels: How Close, How Real? [Published Renewable Energy World - 14 hours ago]
Low carb Paleo diet aids weight loss: Boosts me... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 27 2014]
Exploring the Value of Project Management Certi... [Published Association for Project Management - Jul 18 2014]
New Molecular Catalysis Data Have Been Reported... [Published Street Sweeper - Jul 17 2014]
Paxymer newsletter July 2014 [Published Paxymer AB - Jul 15 2014]
Education’s new challenges [Published Noodls - Jul 14 2014]
Dementia: ways to lower the risk [Published Telegraph - Jul 14 2014]
Molecular snapshots of oxygen formation in phot... [Published Noodls - Jul 11 2014]
Postcards from the Photosynthetic Edge [Published Ein News - Jul 09 2014]
Interlayer distance in graphite oxide gradually... [Published Space Daily - Jul 08 2014]
Efficacy of Orthodontic Oral Appliances - Sleep... [Published SBWire - Jul 07 2014]
July 3, 2014, Serengeti, Tanzania [Published Noodls - Jul 07 2014]
A Repetitive DNA Element Regulates Expression o... [Published Plosone.org - Jul 03 2014]
Honing in on enteric fever [Published Elifesciences - Jul 01 2014]
Jennifer Doudna, Emmanuelle Charpentier win awa... [Published Center Watch - Jun 27 2014]
Interlayer distance in graphite oxide gradually... [Published Noodls - Jun 27 2014]
Ellinor Ädelroth: With the right to make a diff... [Published Noodls - Jun 26 2014]
£6.1m investment for Oxford firm that battles d... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Jun 26 2014]
Emmanuelle Charpentier receives Dr. Paul Jansse... [Published Noodls - Jun 25 2014]
Antibiotic role in programmed translation arres... [Published PNAS - Jun 24 2014]
We Now Can Edit Our Genes, but Should We? [Published Pacific Standard - Jun 20 2014]
Inaugural Barents Summer School brings research... [Published Barents Observer - Jun 20 2014]
Sámi Fight Swedish Open Pit Mine [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Jun 19 2014]
Loss-of-Function Mutations in APOC3, Triglyceri... [Published New England Journal of Medicine - Jun 19 2014]
Adenovir Pharma raises MSEK 10 to complete phas... [Published P.U.L.S. AB - May 27 2014]
Jury Still Out On After Effects of Concussion [Published Brain Blogger - May 14 2014]
Mobility and inequality in academia [Published The Nordic Africa Institute Homepage - May 07 2014]
CRISPR Therapeutics grabs $25 mln from Versant ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Apr 24 2014]
The Dual Role Of Carbon Dioxide In Photosynthesis [Published Scientific Blogging - Apr 14 2014]
Dual Role of Carbon Dioxide in Photosynthesis: ... [Published Science Daily - Apr 14 2014]
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Jury Still Out On After Effects of Concussion [Published Brain Blogger - May 14 2014]
Controversy surrounding Postconcussion Syndrome (PCS) dates back to the 1800s. 150 years on, contention still surrounds the lingering symptoms of insomnia, dizziness, irritability, depression, cognitive impairment and so on that affect between 30 and ...
Mobility and inequality in academia [Published The Nordic Africa Institute Homepage - May 07 2014]
NAI researcher Paula Mählck studies academic mobility and what happens when women and minorities take up privileged positions. Read more about her lecture at Umeå University 9 May. ...
CRISPR Therapeutics grabs $25 mln from Versant ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Apr 24 2014]
CRISPR Therapeutics has received $25 million in Series A funding from Versant Ventures. Based in Basel, Switzerland, CRISPR Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical firm focused on gene-editing technology CRISPR-Cas9. PRESS RELEASE BASEL, Switzerland–(BUSINESS ...
The Dual Role Of Carbon Dioxide In Photosynthesis [Published Scientific Blogging - Apr 14 2014]
Carbon dioxide, in its ionic form bicarbonate, has a regulating function in the splitting of water in photosynthesis. This means that carbon dioxide has an additional role to being reduced to sugar, according to scientists at Umeå University in Sweden. ...
CRISPR symposium at MSU [Published Information Processing - Apr 04 2014]
CRISPR Symposium, Saturday April 5, 8:30-4:00, Snyder Theater, C20 Snyder Hall.Sponsored by the Office of the Vice-President for Research.Speaker Information:Dan Bauer is a lecturer in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. He is first author on the October ...
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Adenovir Pharma raises MSEK 10 to complete phas... [Published P.U.L.S. AB - May 27 2014]
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