The latest issue of Nature Astronomy includes a paper presenting research by an international team of scientists, including Dr hab. Szymon Pustelny from the Jagiellonian University Institute of Physics. The article discusses the possibility of using networks of quantum sensors as part of what is known as the multi-messenger astronomy.więcej o JU researcher co-authors an article in Nature Astronomy
The Jagiellonian University team, consisting of August Adamowicz, Roxana Krzyżowska, Justyna Sikora, Maria Włoskowicz and Anna Zymuła, took third place in the finals of the Foreign Direct Investment International Arbitration Moot 2020, outperformed only by Brazilian and French teams, The JU students have been supervised and coached by Aleksandra Żanowska – a professional lawyer, graduate of the JU Faculty of Law and Administration.więcej o JU students succeed in FDI Moot 2020
We celebrate our birthdays to mark the fact that we have lived yet another year on planet Earth, but how many birthdays are too many? One of the greatest challenges facing contemporary medicine is not extending the lifespan of a person, but rather keeping that person in good health until their final days. Currently, our physical and mental health is threatened chiefly by neurodegenerative diseases with unknown aetiology. These neurodegenerative diseases were the subject of the lecture delivered by Dr hab. Grzegorz Kreiner from the Department of Brain Biochemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences during the International Brain Awareness Week.więcej o How long is too long?
On 5 November 2020 the Rector of the Jagiellonian University Prof. Jacek Popiel issued an ordinance regulating teaching and learning arrangements in the winter semester of the academic year 2020/2021 (except for the Medical College). From 9 November 2020 until the end of the winter semester teaching and learning at the Jagiellonian University will be carried out online (with some exceptions).więcej o New teaching and learning arrangements in the winter semester (except for the Medical College)
The Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities has published a statement calling on the European Commission to ensure that universities can continue to benefit from Structural Funds, and from their support for basic research, the mobility of researchers, wide-scale international cooperation and investments into research infrastructures. Member of the Guild hope that this initiative will help reduce the research and innovation divide in Europe.więcej o The Guild releases a statement on EDRF
Advances in medicine and access to better and better drugs is possible thanks to scientific research in the field of biomedicine. Substances are first tested in pre-clinical trials using tissues, computer models and laboratory animals. If the results are promising, drugs enter the clinical trial phase, during which they are tested on human volunteers. It is only upon the completion of this phase that medicine is cleared for sale at drugstores.więcej o Medicine: from the clinic to the drugstore
The National Science Centre published the third ranking list in the bilateral competition for Polish Austrian Research Grants “Mozart”, run in collaboration with the Austrian Science Fund (Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung - FWF). The grant was awarded to Dr Krzysztof Szade from the JU Faculty of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Biotechnology (JU FBBB).więcej o JU biotechnologist awarded in Mozart competition