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

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More about the jubilee

Mapping the molecular mechanisms causing swelling – edema

Five research teams specializing in vascular biology hope that greater molecular understanding of how these edemas occur will lead to new treatment methods and drugs.

Looking for new Higgs particles to explain the dark mysteries of the universe

Wallenberg Academy Fellow Jonas Strandberg was on the team that found the Higgs particle, and is now looking for more, and heavier, Higgs particles that may contribute to theories of particle physics.

Finding hidden cells to cure leukemia

Wallenberg Academy Fellow Göran Karlsson will study the specifics of leukemic stem cells for the purpose of developing targeted treatments.