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Yeast can be engineered to create protein pharmaceuticals

Yeast can be engineered to create protein pharmaceuticals

Press Releases   •   Dec 11, 2017 07:03 GMT

It took several years, but a research team headed by Professor Jens Nielsen at Chalmers University of Technology has finally succeeded in mapping out the complex metabolism of yeast cells. The breakthrough, recently published in an article in Nature Communications, means a huge step forward in the potential to more efficiently produce protein therapies for diseases such as cancer.

International study: Chalmers a top maritime university

International study: Chalmers a top maritime university

Press Releases   •   Dec 01, 2017 07:01 GMT

The maritime education and research provided at Chalmers University of Technology is of the highest international standard, according to the first global study undertaken in the field.

New method maps chemicals in the skin

New method maps chemicals in the skin

Press Releases   •   Nov 29, 2017 07:00 GMT

​A new method of examining the skin can reduce the number of animal experiments while providing new opportunities to develop pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. Chemical imaging allows all layers of the skin to be seen and the presence of virtually any substance in any part of the skin to be measured with a very high degree of precision.

Engineering of a Swedish quantum computer set to start

Engineering of a Swedish quantum computer set to start

Press Releases   •   Nov 15, 2017 07:40 GMT

A SEK 1 billion research initiative is setting Sweden on course to a global top position in quantum technology. The focus is on developing a quantum computer with much greater computing power than today's best supercomputers. The initiative, led by Chalmers University of Technology, has been made possible by an anniversary donation of SEK 600 million from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation.

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Maritime activities at Campus Lindholmen, Chalmers University of Technology

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The bulk of the education and research in the maritime field takes place in the Saga building on Campus Lindholmen.

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Maritime activities at Campus Lindholmen, Chalmers University of Technology

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Fredrik Olindersson, Head of the Division for Maritime Studies at Chalmers University of Technology.

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Fredrik Olindersson, Head of the Division for Maritime Studies at Chalmers: “Global exchange mainly involves student and teacher exchange...

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The four principal investigators behind the quantum computer project

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Göran Wendin, Per Delsing, Göran Johansson and Jonas Bylander are the four researchers at Chalmers University of Technology who, thanks t...

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Phantom movements in augmented reality helps patients with chronic intractable phantom limb pain

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Dr Max Ortiz Catalan at Chalmers University of Technology has developed a novel method of treating phantom limb pain using machine learni...

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Cybathlon practice session

Cybathlon practice session

Max and Magnus from the Swedish team during the Cybathlon practice session at the Swiss Arena in Zürich, July 2016. The video shows some ...

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Ola Benderius shows his team's self-driving truck

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Chalmers researcher Ola Benderius briefly shows what is unique about his team's self-driving truck, and gives a hint about how future tra...

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Ilmenite as bed material in CFB boilers

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The animation show how ilmenite works as bed material with double functionality. Ilmenite may transport heat exactly as silica sand, but ...

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Quantum Technology

Quantum Technology

Documents   •   Nov 15, 2017 07:40 GMT

Fact sheet about the quantum revolution, central quantum phenomena and quantum technology.

Wallenberg Centre for Quantum Technology

Wallenberg Centre for Quantum Technology

Documents   •   Nov 15, 2017 07:40 GMT

Fact sheet on the research programme Wallenberg Centre for Quantum Technology, led by Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Quieter cities of the future, Lessening the severe health effects of traffic noise in cities by emission reductions

Traffic noise is the second biggest environmental problem in the EU, according to WHO. After air pollution, noise is affecting health the most. But legislation regarding noise pollution is insufficient. A new report shows how negative health effects of noise can be reduced. Several means are easiest to apply in dense cities.

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