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2019.11.07 |

Doctoral dissertation on the colour of molecules

Physicist Steen Brøndsted Nielsen has obtained his higher doctoral degree at Aarhus University. His doctoral dissertation investigates the colour of molecules when they are not under the influence of their surroundings. The aim is to develop better fluorescent markers for medical examinations.

2019.11.06 |

Researcher will improve diagnoses for cancer

More knowledge about so-called circular RNA could improve the ability to make more accurate diagnoses and predict how the individual patient will respond to certain types of cancer drugs. Lasse Sommer Kristensen from the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, AU, receives DKK 10 million from…

2019.11.04 |

Danish Centre for Food and Agriculture (DCA): Study of five years' reports reveals unsatisfactory situation

A review of reports from the DCA over the past five years shows among other things that the role and contribution of external parties in collaboration have been inadequately declared in a number of the reports. Three reports have serious omissions. The researchers stand firm on their research. Full…


Tue 26 Nov
09:00-17:00 | Finlandsgade 27, 8200 Aarhus N
CodeRefinery workshop in Aarhus
Join CodeRefinery's workshop and learn more about modern software development for use in your research.
Wed 27 Nov
13:00-16:00 | Room 1534-125 (Auditorium F), Ny Munkegade 118, 8000 Aarhus C
ST task group for diversity and equality hereby invites to an inspiring afternoon
ST task group appointed by the Faculty Management hereby invites all ST Faculty Management members, all ST group and research leaders, all faculty, staff and students to the first event of the ST equality and diversity task group.
Mon 02 Dec
14:15-16:00 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Room 201
AIAS Fellows' Seminar: Fredrik Christiansen
Population consequences of disturbance: Can individual changes in animal behaviour affect populations?

Focus on digital development
The biobased society
New water technology solutions
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