The School of Medical Sciences is host to the research disciplines medicine, biomedicine and surgical sciences.
Heart attack in smokers – warning signs in blood several years prior
A new cause of heart attack in smokers and people with high blood pressure has been discovered. Scientists at Örebro University have studied a new biomarker, which can be found in the blood years before the actual heart attack. “It’s a very strong...
Traditional Walpurgis Night celebration from Örebro Castle – from a distance
At 21:00 on 30 April, also known as Walpurgis Night, the annual celebration held at Örebro Castle to welcome spring can be viewed online. There will be choir music, speeches and digital fireworks.
Vice-Chancellor’s blog: Record number of applications, increased research funding and spring optimism
The prolonged pandemic has affected us all, both personally and professionally. Our employees and students are very tired of living under infection control restrictions still in effect. Still, I am hopeful that corona vaccines – developed in close...
Örebro University planning cautious return to campus this autumn
Next semester, the plan is for students at Örebro University to once again receive their education onsite. Preparations are now underway for a cautious opening of university premises this autumn. “We are finally able to say that we are planning for a...