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The Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine highlights Linda Sandblad in its "Technologies Advancing Molecular Medicine” series

Meet Linda Sandblad: Urging research to drive research infrastructure

Original article by Gretchen Repasky. Photo credit: Mattias Petterson.

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The “Technologies Advancing Molecular Medicine” series highlights the people and activities in research technologies and core facilities in the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine. In this article, we meet MIMS Team Leader, Linda Sandblad (featured on the picture), and learn about the world-class cryo-EM facility she and her team have developed at Umeå University.

Read the full article with Linda Sandblad in the frame of "Technologies Advancing Molecular Medicine” here:

Emmanuelle Charpentier took the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Emmanuelle has been awarded jointly with Jennifer Doudna the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discovering the groundbreaking CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing technology. She is a former group leader at MIMS, honorary doctor at Umeå University and former visiting professor at UCMR.

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Battling antibiotic resistance

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Research about infectious diseases:

Oliver Billker in movie of Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation:
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