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The Swedish Research Council (VR) has recently granted a number of research projects at Swedish universities. Below you can read more about some of the grants for projects and concepts developed at The Department of Translational Medicine at Lund University.

Porträttfoto av Anton Reepalu. Fotograf: Björn Martinsson

The treatment of HIV patients with concomitant tuberculosis (TB) is a challenge in the world’s low income countries. But it is possible to be successful even with limited resources, according to a new thesis from Lund University.

At Skåne University Hospital the radiation dose used during paedriatic abdominal CT recently has been cut by a third. The reduction follows new findings in a thesis from Lund University.

Hospitals should design premises and adapt their hygiene routines to a society that no longer has effective antibiotics, and that is vulnerable to fast-spreading global pandemics. This is argued in a new thesis from Lund University in Sweden.

Portrait photo of Magnus Paulsson. Photo: Björn Martinsson

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic bacterium and a deadly threat against patients suffering from severe disease. A new study from Lund University presents a highly effective treatment by combining two antibiotics.

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