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  • Recording of June 2023 ethics support seminar available

    Published Oct 02, 2023

    In June 2023, a seminar gave a brief overview of research ethics aspects and ethics support at KTH. Ethics review application/criteria and ethics support at KTH were presented by Research Ethics Advis...

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  • New life for discarded food

    Researcher in lab.
    Francisco Vilaplana and his research team are developing new ways of how side streams in food production can be useful in the food of the future. (Photo: Magnus Glans)
    Published Aug 16, 2023

    Will the next generation’s food be made from today’s waste? A team of researchers at KTH is looking into new ways of dealing with unused waste products in the agriculture and food sectors.

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  • Does your research need an ethical review?

    Published May 23, 2023

    Do my studies of people's mobility patterns on footpaths need an ethics review? Using RSO's checklist makes it easier to understand when researchers need to apply for an ethical review.

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  • Intense discussions during KTH and Region Stockholm matchmaking

    A man with dark hair and glasses presenting in front of an audience.
    Genre picture: Pexels
    Published May 15, 2023

    There were apparent matches and intense discussions when around 30 data science and medical/clinical researchers met during a matchmaking event in April. The event was held in SciLifeLab and was relat...

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  • Gene therapy drugs research project on IVA 100 list of 2023

    Published May 12, 2023

    A research project about gene therapy drugs, "GeneNova - botande behandlingar till fler", led by KTH Professor Johan Rockberg and his research team, has been listed on the Royal Swedish Academy of Eng...

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  • AdBIOPRO, Competence Centre for Advanced BioProduction, secures 112 mkr funding

    Published May 03, 2023

    AdBIOPRO, Competence Centre for Advanced BioProduction, continues its highly ranked industry-academia partnership with five universities and 16 industrial partners. Over the next five years, the new f...

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  • Theme leader - Food and Health

    Published Mar 27, 2023

    Be part of a creative multidisciplinary research environment working with sustainable and healthy food systems. KTH FOOD is recruiting a Theme Leader to be actively involved in developing new research...

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  • Positive feedback on ethics review application support

    A woman in a lab analysing DNA.
    The ethics support is evaluated during spring, but it is already clear that it meets a real need of KTH researchers. Photo: Istock
    Published Feb 13, 2023

    Since October 2021, the ethics review application advisor Amena Archer has supported 35 cases where KTH researchers needed help. She has also arranged ethics support webinars and provided information ...

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  • Vice President Annika Stensson Trigell thanked by the platforms

    Vice President Annika Stensson Trigell (with flowers), plattform directors and the administrative support. Photo: David Nilsson
    Published Dec 13, 2022

    Annika Stensson Trigell, Vice President for Research and leader of KTH's research platforms during six years, is leaving her position by the end of the year 2022. She was sent off with flowers from th...

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  • KTH Life Science Day presented theoretical tools and causal models to address biological problems

    A speaker and audience.
    KTH Life Science Platform Director Peter Savolinen during the Life Science Day. Photo: Helena Mayer
    Published Dec 13, 2022

    Life Science Day 2022 in November highlighted the need for theoretical tools and causal models to address biological problems. It covered a vast range from spatial and temporal scales of life science ...

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  • 260 million SEK to research within materials in first WISE call

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    Published Dec 06, 2022

    A total of 193 applications were submitted in the first PhD and postdoc call within Wallenberg Initiative Materials Science for Sustainability (WISE). Now, 90 projects have been awarded a total of 260...

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  • "Our success is based on scientific curiosity"

    En man med brunt hår och blå skjorta.
    Peter Savolainen. Foto: KTH
    Published Dec 01, 2022

    12 research groups with different focus work at the Department of Gene Technology. The common denominator is their way of working with method development, mainly in medical problems. ”One of the re...

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  • Application for clinical investigation/medical devices seminar recording available

    Published Nov 29, 2022

    In October 2022, KTH Life Science Platform and the Swedish Medical Products Agency organised an online information seminar focused on the regulatory aspects of applications and notifications regarding...

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  • KERIC information seminar recording available

    Published Jul 27, 2022

    In June 2022, KTH Life Science Platform held an information seminar together with KERIC, Karolinska Experimental Research and Imaging Centre, about the resources and support the core facility is offer...

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  • Two KTH Life Science research projects on the IVA 100 list of 2022

    Published May 13, 2022

    Two KTH Life Science related research projects are listed on the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA) 100 list of 2022. It lists research projects deemed to have great potential to bene...

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  • Info seminar for ethical application film available

    Published May 10, 2022

    In March 2022 KTH Life Science Platform, together with the Swedish Ethical Review Authority (Etikprövningsmyndigheten), organised an information seminar about ethics review application for research in...

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  • Successful mingle between clinicians and data scientists during matchmaking event

    Photo: Pexels
    Published May 04, 2022

    Almost 30 persons participated in the April matchmaking event in SciLifeLab between researchers within data science and medical/clinical research at KTH and Region Stockholm. The event was related to ...

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  • Ethics advisor assigned to support researchers with ethical permit applications

    The new additional ethical guidance service provided by the Life Science Platform responds to a real need of KTH researchers. Photo: Pexels/Edward Jenner
    Published Feb 09, 2022

    Since autumn 2021, Amena Archer has been assigned as an ethics advisor to support KTH researchers with information and guidance with ethics applications for research activities involving humans and an...

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  • Arvind Kumar new KTH Life Science deputy platform director

    Published Nov 15, 2021

    In October, 2021, Arvind Kumar was appointed as new KTH Life Science deputy platform director. Arvind Kumar is an Associate Professor of Computational Neuroscience at the Division of Computational Sci...

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  • Life Science Day presented the wide range of KTH Covid-19 research

    Professor Kenneth Chien during his Covid-19/Moderna Covid-19 mRNA vaccine lecture/Print screen.
    Published Oct 29, 2021

    Nearly 120 persons participated in Life Science Day 2021 on 28 October, when KTH researchers held lectures about what they did to fight Covid-19 and their research for future pandemics. The keynote sp...

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