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10 years of medtech research, innovation and cooperation

On 24 October 2019 we celebrated the 10-years-anniversary of MedTech West. We started with a cake party at Sahlgrenska University Hospital. The first half of the day we invited everyone to take part of research presentations and innovation demonstrations. In the evening we kept celebrating at Wallenberg Centre together with our owners, steering committee, researchers…
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New PET tau tracer outperforms established MRI measures

Michael Schöll Michael Schöll, Associate Professor at the Wallenberg Centre for Molecular and Translational Medicine at the University of Gothenburg and MedTech West, is co-author of the article “Discriminative Accuracy of [18F]flortaucipir Positron Emission Tomography for Alzheimer Disease vs Other Neurodegenerative Disorders“, published in JAMA in September, 2018. To diagnose Alzheimer’s disease reliably is still…
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First edition of “Biomarkers in neurodegenerative disorders” PhD course

The first edition of a new PhD course on Biomarkers in neurodegenerative disorders took place on 9-13 April at the University of Gothenburg’s Sahlgrenska Academy, Wallenberg Centre. The course featured lectures and interactive group assignments on a range of topics covering biomarkers in blood and cerebrospinal fluid, as well as PET and MRI-imaging of neurodegeneration…
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Installation and presentation with William Jagust as a new Visiting Professor at GU

Professor William Jagust, professor at School of Public Health, University of California in Berkeley, USA, is part of Michael Schöll´s research group at The Wallenberg Centre for Molecular and Translational Medicine, Gothenburg University. Wiliam Jagust is a professor of neuroscience and public health at the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley. He will…
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