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Engineering students have developed a new form of neighbourhood watch to set off an alarm in case of burglary. (Photo: Anders Trærup)

2014.12.19 | Public / media

Text messages prevent break-ins

Christmas is approaching and the season’s traditions are also accompanied by numerous burglaries in Danish homes. Two engineering students at Aarhus University developed the Lenio alarm system for residents of Ryomgaard – a modern form of neighbourhood watch to reduce the number of break-ins in the town. Read more (in Danish only) here.

Professor Jørgen Ellegaard Andersen, director of the Centre for Quantum Geometry of Moduli Spaces (QGM), is spearheading the mathematical breakthrough in protein analysis. Photo: QGM

2014.12.19 | Science and Technology, Department of Mathematics, Public / media, Research

New mathematical twist in protein research

Researchers at Aarhus University have developed a new mathematical method to analyse the 3D structure of proteins. This can be an important tool in developing new drugs, and is a step towards solving the problem of folding, which science has struggled with for 50 years. Read more (in Danish only) here.

2014.12.19 | Department of Engineering, Public / media

New antibodies for cancer treatment

Out of a library with billions of artificial antibodies, researchers have identified ten that can possibly prevent cancer tumours from growing.

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