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Nicholas Wu
Microsurgery training course
Autumn 2017
01 November 2017

Professor Michael Axelsson, along with three surgical instructors, guided eight PhD students from around the world through various theoretical and practical aspects of experiment microsurgery.

Evidence Matters
Evidence Matters
Autumn 2017
01 November 2017

“Before you make up your mind, open it.” These words from Mairead McGuinness (MEP) exemplify the best way citizens and politicians can work together to ensure evidence is used in policy making.

Bar-headed goose
It's all about performance
Autumn 2017
01 November 2017

As wildlife documentaries show, many animals undertake astonishing feats in order to survive migrate or win themselves a mate. Even when it appears effortless, these behaviours are typically supported by a whole complex of intrinsic adaptations at the genetic, cellular, physiological and behavioural level. Around the world, research is slowly picking apart how these animal athletes interact with their environment, some of which is showcased here from the SEB Annual Meeting in Gothenburg.

3D model of a ribbon halfbeak
High-Tech Sci-Tech
Autumn 2017
01 November 2017

Scientific conferences often function as showcases for the impressive new applications of technology from the frontiers of modern research. This year’s SEB Annual Meeting in Gothenburg was certainly no exception, and here are just a few of the innovative technologies and techniques that were on display.