Whose kidney is it?
Medicine, technology and research enable us to pass on our bodies, or parts of them, to other people. But there is currently no adequate way of looking at this type of giving. An act of donation isn’t over just because the organ has changed bodies. This is according to two researchers from Linköping University.
Playful dogs are less stressed
It is well known that house-pets are good for people’s health. But how are our dogs doing with us? A research team at LiU is investigating this by measuring the amount of stress hormones stored in their fur. The study is the first to investigate how cortisol levels, in the long view, vary with the seasons and with lifestyle.
Health University Research Symposium (HURS) organised by DOMFIL, the PhD organisation at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. The day consists of guest lectures from leading researchers, presentations by doctoral students and a life-science company exhibition.
Location: Building 511, entrance 78, University Hospital Campus
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