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New discovery on how the inner ear works

Bild: Toppen på pincett pekar på örats snäcka. Foto: Tor BalkhedResearchers have found that the parts of the inner ear that process sounds such as speech and music seem to work differently than other parts of the inner ear. Researchers from Linköping University are part of the team behind the discovery.

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To Boston, with algae in their bags

Tes tube with algaeLiU’s team in the iGEM international research competition is betting on getting algae to produce so much fat that it can be profitable in the manufacture of biodiesel. In October, they’re travelling to Boston and MIT with their contribution to the competition.

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23-24 Aug

The goal of the AFM2016 conference is to highlight research within the area of Advanced Functional Materials, to establish new projects and collaborations, and to discuss challenges and opportunities within materials sciences, in the Nordic countries and internationally.

Location: Vildmarkshotellet Kolmården, Norrköping 

For more info contact:
Stefan Klintström +46 13 28 27 09


Aging & Society

6-7 October

Sixth interdisciplinary conference features research addressing the following themes: economic and demographic perspectives on aging; public policy and public perspectives on aging; medical perspectives on aging, health, wellness; social, cultural perspectives on aging; special focus on aging, life-course, and social change. 

Location: Campus Norrköping

For more info contact:
Arianna Poli




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