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About the Department

Welcome to the Department of Molecular Biology

The Department of Molecular Biology is affiliated to both the Faculty of Science and Technology and to the Faculty of Medicine at the actively expanding University of Umeå. The department has a pronounced international character with many guest researchers and graduate students from other countries.
The independent research groups work in modern laboratories with well equipped common facilities, which creates a framework for a creative and highly interactive environment. The specific research interests of the different groups are interconnected by a common interest in central questions concerning the molecular mechanisms of regulation of cellular processes in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes.

The Department is located on the interface between the University campus and the University Hospital (NUS) Areat in two buildings, 6K och 6L.

Postal address: 901 87 UMEÅ
Visiting address: University Hospital, byggnader 6 K och 6 L
Telephone: 46 (0)90-785 00 00
Telefax: 46 (0)90-77 14 20, 77 26 30

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News

Novel antimicrobial strategies based on interspecies metabolic cooperation

2017-11-03
MIMS-scientist publish in the high-impact Journal of the International Society for Microbial Ecology...

New function in gene-regulatory protein discovered

2017-10-20
Researchers at Umeå and Stockholm universities in Sweden and Johns Hopkins University School of Medi...

MIMS director is new speaker in Nordic partnership

2017-09-25
Professor Bernt Eric Uhlin, Director of MIMS (the Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden...

Membrane vesicles released by bacteria may play different roles during infection

2017-09-18
Bacteria release membrane-derived vesicles (MVs), which are small particles that can transport virul...

IceLab organizes a creative camp for young scientists

2017-08-24
Now is the time to apply for IceLab Camp. It is a four-day communication and creativity camp for you...


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Department of Molecular Biology
Umeå University
901 87 Umeå 

Visiting Address
University Hospital, buildings 6 K and 6 L

Tel:  +46 (0)90-785 00 00

Fax:  +46(0)90-77 26 30

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