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  • Latest report shows Stockholm-Uppsala life science hub in good health


    Start-ups continue to thrive, boosting region’s Top 10 position  A new report published today in conjunction with Nordic Life Science Days by Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science, Stockholm Science City and Uppsala BIO shows that growth in start-ups and SME’s in particular are helping the region maintain its position as one of the leading European and international […]

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  • Mikael Ericson appointed as new CEO of Kemwell AB


    Kemwell AB, part of the Kemwell group, which is a contract pharmaceutical development and manufacturing company with facilities in Sweden, India and the US, has announced the appointmentof Mikael Ericson as the new CEO of their Swedish operations. Mikael assumed responsibilities on 1st of September, 2014 and will succeed Agneta Bergvall. Mikael Ericson is highly experienced […]

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  • 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 conducted by researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden, and has been published in the journal  Obesity Reviews. […]

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  • 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 research, health care, education, business outreach, investment and entrepreneurship leading towards an increased innovation output from Karolinska Institutet. Alexander von Gabain’s long-term experience and […]

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