Evolutionary theory does not provide a full explanation of what happened when humans branched off from other animals. Cultural evolution may be an equally important factor.
Wallenberg Academy Fellow Peder Olofsson believes in the potential offered by electrical nerve stimulation as an alternative way of treating inflammatory diseases.
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Wallenberg Academy Fellow Jessica Körning Ljungberg wants to find out whether being bilingual or having a mentally demanding job can improve the memory and stave off dementia.
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Single-cell analysis is a method that offers a brand new opportunity to study the body’s organisms and tissue, right down to gene activity in an individual cell. Sten Linnarsson and his team want to understand why certain cells specialize in certain functions in specific organs. And at the center of his research lies the most complex organ of all – the brain.