Umeå Centre for Molecular Medicine (UCMM)

Umeå Centre for Molecular Medicine (UCMM) is an interdisciplinary research centre using basic research approaches to study areas of biological and medical relevance. Localized in a tight environment of diverse biomedical laboratories, UCMM forms a creative and interactive unit for cutting edge biomedical research.

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UCMM is an interdisciplinary research centre with a strong focus on understanding molecular mechanisms of disease. The centre integrates molecular, cellular, and developmental biology with transgenic approaches and functional genomics.

The Centre is located at Umeå University close to both basic biomedical and clinical research departments and offers a stimulating and interdisciplinary research environment.

At present eight independent research groups are active at UCMM.

Contact persons for matters concerning UCMM:
Ulf Ahlgren, Head of department, Professor
+46 (0)90 785 44 34
ulf.ahlgren@umu.se
Lina Sollén, administrator,
+46 (0)90 785 44 37
lina.sollen@umu.se


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2017-12-15 Tenure track positions in Infection biology and Cancer research at WCMM Tenure track research positions as Assistant Professor (Associate Senior Lecturer) at WCMM are now open for application. In these announcements, the Centre is looking for outstanding researchers – Wallenberg Molecular Medicine Fellows - to be positioned within the areas of Infection biology or Cance...

2017-10-24 Sweden hosts international conference on developmental biology In Stockholm on October 25 – 27th, the Swedish Developmental Biology Organization (SWEDBO) hosts a jointly organised international research conference on Developmental Biology and Regeneration. The international meeting has delegates from Europe, Asia, America and South America and gathers a wide ra...

2017-08-21 Biochemical “fingerprints” reveal diabetes progression Researchers from Umeå University in Sweden describe a new method to study biochemical changes that occur in the pancreas during the development of diabetes. The method, recently published in Scientific Reports, is based on molecular spectroscopy and can be used to extract biochemical profiles (or “f...

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Umeå University, UCMM
901 87 Umeå 

Visiting Address
Bldg 6M, 4th floor

Tel:  +46 90 785 44 37

Fax:  +46 90 785 44 00

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