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15 JUL

Algorithm can detect biomarker in aggressive breast cancer

Jeppe Thagaard has developed a mathematical model for use in automated image analysis of tissue samples. The model provides the possibility for better and more similar...

Cells Image analysis Computer calculations Data analysis Software and programming Mathematical analysis Mathematical modelling Health and diseases
Photo: Mikkel Adsbøl
30 JUN

Corona restrictions lead to fewer cases of foodborne illness

In 2020, far fewer Danes than usual were diagnosed with a foodborne illness. The sharp reduction in travel during the corona epidemic was the main reason for this decrease...

Food, fish and agriculture Health and diseases
Tang fra Grønland. Foto: Katharina Johanna Kreissig, DTU Fødevareinstituttet
10 JUN

Greenlandic seaweed, a sustainable alternative to imported greens

Seaweed grown in Greenland is a safe, healthy and sustainable food source that could replace up to 20% of the country’s import of vegetables, according to a study...

Food, fish and agriculture Health and diseases
Specific cells in the eye are infected with Covid-19
17 MAY

Specific cells in the eye are infected with Covid-19

Researchers show that it is plausible to contract the SARS-CoV-2 virus through the eyes.

Health and diseases Medicine and medico technology Cells Viruses
Photo: Trine Berg, Berg Film
03 MAY

Passionate lecturer with an eye for the individual

Bastian Epp is passionate about eliciting that special look a student gets when they understand the nature of something complex. And he’ll go to great lengths to...

Medicine and medico technology
Foto: Trine Berg, Berg Film
29 APR

“You need to show that you’re human”

Henrik Bechmann was named Lecturer of the Year 2021 for his extraordinary ability to teach varied and exciting classes—and for his willingness to go far beyond the...

Medicine and medico technology
Research into industrial enzymes, replacement of plant toxins and degradation of plastics
20 APR

Grants for projects to reduce plastic and pesticides

Innovation Fund Denmark supports research into sustainable solutions to replace pesticides, break down plastic and accelerate bioproduction of chemicals, medicines and...

Biotechnology and biochemistry Enzymes and proteins Synthetic biology Environment and pollution Environmental chemistry Medicine and medico technology
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25 MAR

Towards better sound experience in online meetings

Researchers at DTU Health Tech use computational models to look at speech understanding to suggest possibilities to create better speech communication for example in online...

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Morten Mørup, professor og studieleder på DTU Compute. Foto: Mikal Schlosser
24 MAR

Honorary prize to Professor of Machine Learning for Life Sciences

Professor Morten Mørup from DTU Compute receives Ingeborg og Leo Dannins Legat for Videnskabelig Forskning for his contribution to the research in brain scan data...

Health and diseases Image analysis Computer calculations Data analysis Software and programming Mathematical analysis Mathematical modelling
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18 MAR

New brain model grown on 3D-printed scaffold

A new flat brain model that self-initates gyrification is a large step towards more stable and complex human brain models.

Biotechnology and biochemistry Medicine and medico technology