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Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Company Profile

20:12 EDT 24th June 2018 | BioPortfolio

SLU concerns us allSLU’s knowledge is an important component in many things that people take for granted. Whether it is the food we eat, or the animals we either husband on our farms or love as pets, or the forests that we wander in - all are subjects of SLU’s attention.SLU works with everything that grows, whether it is plants that provide us with food, give us income, or are just there to be beautiful. The knowledge that we supply is essential to enable us to utilize our forests, our landscapes, our soil and our animals in a sustainable way. This sustainable use will allow us to develop, and will also guarantee a good quality of life for our children and grandchildren.SLU is the university that educates and researches for lifeResearch and education at our university spans the range from genes and molecules to biological diversity, animal health, sustainable forestry and food supply – and all in a healthy environment. We are also concerned with global phenomena such as the greenhouse effect. A comprehensive view, interdisciplinary studies and applicability are the ethos of SLU’s research and education, and in our contacts with industry and society. At our university you will find people with an ardent interest and devotion to their work, and who combine traditional knowledge with a pioneer spirit.

Location

Box 7070
Uppsala
750 07
Sweden

Contact

Phone: 018-67 10 00
Fax: 202100-2817
Email: webbredaktionen@slu.se


News Articles [2236 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Stora Enso enters into strategic partnership with Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Stora Enso has signed a strategic partnership agreement with the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU). Through the agreement Stora Enso and SLU intend to establish a long-term collaborat...

Insect toxin detected in the world's longest animal

(Uppsala University) The longest animal in the world, the bootlace worm, which can be up to 55 metres long, produces neurotoxins that can kill both crabs and cockroaches. This has been shown in a new ...

German Study Analyzes Risk Perceptions of Consumers Regarding GM Crops

Consumers are more concerned about potential environmental risks of GM crops than health worries, according to a study conducted in Germany. The results are published in the International Journal of C...

Researchers Test DNA-Free CRISPR-Editing in Potato

In genome editing tools such as CRISPR, it is beneficial if no foreign DNA is integrated into the genome. Mariette Andersson and her colleagues from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in ...

USDA invests in research to develop genetic control of waterhemp

(University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences) The USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture has announced a $500,000 grant to University of Illinois res...

Fat cat? Here's how much to feed to lose weight

(University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences) Does your cat lay around all day, only getting up to eat and visit the litter box? Chances are, he's overweight. M...

Palmer amaranth resistance research earns first place finish for plant sciences student

(University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture) Drake Copeland, a graduate student with the University of Tennessee College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, won first place for poste...

A global conflict: Agricultural production vs. biodiversity

(Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ) Smart land-use planning could ease the conflict between agricultural production and nature conservation. A team of researchers from the University o...

PubMed Articles [1658 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A National Survey of Simulation Use in University Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders.

This study provides a framework for understanding the range and diversity of simulation use, along with the benefits and challenges to the growth of simulation in university programs in communication ...

Virus-Bacteria Interactions: Implications and Potential for the Applied and Agricultural Sciences.

Eukaryotic virus-bacteria interactions have recently become an emerging topic of study due to multiple significant examples related to human pathogens of clinical interest. However, such omnipresent a...

Health science students' attitudes towards healthcare teams: A comparison between two universities.

There have been few studies comparing the attitudes towards healthcare teams between different universities. This study analysed the differences in attitudes towards healthcare teams between health sc...

The Relationship of Spirituality Development and Addiction Potential Among Students of Qom University of Medical Sciences.

Drug abuse is one of the problems of the world which due to the specific characteristics of individual, social and personality causes irreparable difficult. The aim of this study was the investigation...

Differential Susceptibility to T Cell-Induced Colitis in Mice: Role of the Intestinal Microbiota.

One of the best characterized mouse models of the inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD; Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis) is the CD4+CD45RBhigh T cell transfer model of chronic colitis. Following our r...

Clinical Trials [1570 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

The Role of Agricultural Biodiversity in The Diet: a Vietnamese Study

What is the role of Agricultural biodiversity in improving diet diversity, quality and nutrition?

Agricultural Intervention for Food Security and HIV Health Outcomes in Kenya

The purpose of this study is to determine whether this multisectoral agricultural and microcredit loan intervention improves food security, prevent antiretroviral treatment failure, and re...

Exploring Massage Benefits for Arthritis of the Knee

In 2004, we conducted a pilot randomized, wait list controlled, trial (RCT) of massage therapy for OA of the knee in 68 subjects. That study, supported by CDC grant SIP-14-00, revealed th...

Seroimmunity 2007 and Sub Study of the Swedish Population Regarding Vaccine Preventable Disease

This is a randomized cross-sectional study of the Swedish population. Blood samples will be collected from a subpopulation in order to estimate the age specific sero-prevalence of the Swed...

Community-Based Environmental Health Intervention

This community-based project, called the Together for Agricultural Safety project, was developed to help farmworkers reduce their exposure to dangerous agricultural chemicals (such as pest...

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Åbo Akademi

Åbo Akademi University, Finland’s only Swedish language multi-faculty university is committed to research and research-based education of the highest quality. It is the centre of higher education f...

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

SLU concerns us allSLU’s knowledge is an important component in many things that people take for granted. Whether it is the food we eat, or the animals we either husband on our farms or love as pets...

Department of Chemistry,Umeå University

The Department of Chemistry at Umeå University offers four different Master's programmes in chemistry for international students having a bachelor degree (BSc) with a major in chemistry or credits eq...

Swedish Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Swedish Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences (SAPS) is a non-profit organisation for people engaged in the field of medicinal drugs. The aim of the Organisation is to further developments in pharmaceuti...

LRF

The Federation of Swedish Farmers – LRF – is Sweden’s only interest and business organisation representing those who own or work farm and forest land, and their jointly owned companies in the Sw...

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