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Neandertals may have had a lower threshold for pain
Antidepressant does not improve post-stroke recovery
Apgar score effective in assessing health of preterm infants
Study gives insights into how human fat cells are affected by age
Migrants with psychosis at higher risk of compulsory care than Swedish-born
Steep rise in skin cancer since 1960s
Long-term exercise impacts genes involved in metabolic health
Rheumatoid arthritis drug shows promise against COVID-19, study finds
Women with Neandertal gene give birth to more children
New method reveals where DNA is at risk in cell
Family environment affects adolescent brain development
KI researcher coordinates large international coronavirus project
Effects of Internet CBT for health anxiety on par with face-to-face treatment
New measure of broad psychopathology can predict future care requirement
Newly discovered mechanism can explain increased risk of dementia
Possible vaccine for virus linked to type 1 diabetes
Brain study contributes to increased understanding of endocrine diseases
Certain diabetes drugs may protect against serious kidney problems
Drug reduces risk of child sexual abuse
ERC Proof of concept for a new treatment for severe pneumonia and fibrosis
Light physical exercise protects people with metabolic syndrome
“It’s imperative that researchers from KI take part in public discourse and debate”
New diagnostic test for COVID-19 may deliver results within half an hour
First in Sweden to have OECI accreditation as Comprehensive Cancer Centre
New practices improved stroke care
Celiac disease linked to increased mortality
Trial drug may block early stages of COVID-19, study in human cells shows
Next stage ready to enhance Covid-19 diagnoses
ERC Advanced Grant for design of brain cells to combat Parkinson’s disease
Air pollution linked to dementia and cardiovascular disease
Collaboration increases opportunities for COVID-19 testing
Childhood obesity linked to higher risk of anxiety, depression and premature death
New study reveals early evolution of cortex
Low-dose aspirin linked to reduced liver cancer risk
Karolinska Institutet to give Covid-19 training
One step closer to understanding human brain
Egg stem cells do not exist, new study shows
New possible treatment strategy against fatty liver disease
Skin moisturizers failed to prevent atopic eczema in babies
IVF-conceived children have somewhat higher mortality risk in their first weeks of life
Gene therapy can protect against ALS and SMA-related cell death
Chronic kidney disease-a growing threat against global public health
New measure of biological age can predict health risks
Get easily out of breath? It may be because you were small at birth, study finds
‘Body-on-Chip’ technology could accelerate drug testing
Cheap drug may alleviate treatment-resistance in leukemia
New discovery on activity and function of MAIT cells during acute HIV infection
Long-term medication for schizophrenia is safe