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Catie Lichten
Spotlight on...Catie Lichten
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

“It strikes me that being able to communicate complex scientific information in a clear way is similar to solving a puzzle,” says Catie Lichten, who works as a policy researcher for a not-for-profit policy research institute.

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New breeding plant technologies - A regulatory conundrum
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

In a post-truth era, how do we communicate controversial science? The Science with Impact event at the SEB Annual Meeting 2017 in Gothenburg will address this question, and discuss the good, the bad and the ugly of past approaches.

Jana Goyens
Travels with my grant - Jana Goyens
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

Besides the amazing scans that we took home to analyse the ear anatomy in detail, this research stay is also the start of an ongoing collaboration with Dr Lucia Mancini, a senior beamline scientist at Elettra. Together with her and researchers of the Vision lab of the University of Antwerp, we will examine how to improve the quality of the acquired images with correction algorithms and reconstruction techniques.

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Pharmaceuticals in the environment
Spring 2017
29 April 2017

These days we seem to have a ‘pill for every ill’ and most of us happily take them or administer them to pets without a second thought. But once released into the environment, these powerful drugs can start to have effects beyond their target consumers.