Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation 100 Years
SEK 150 million in Jubilee Donation to Science Centers

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More about the jubilee

Dads eating sugar makes their kids fat – fruit flies helping to solve the riddle of obesity

Wallenberg Academy Fellow Anita Öst of Linköping University has shown that if male fruit flies eat large quantities of sugar, they have fatter offspring. Now she wants to figure out whether humans work the same way.

Using bioelectronics to suppress inflammation

Wallenberg Academy Fellow Peder Olofsson believes in the potential offered by electrical nerve stimulation as an alternative way of treating inflammatory diseases.

Taking membrane protein research to the next level

Better knowledge about these proteins may lead to better drugs.