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Podcast with Suzanne Dickson

Suzanne Dickson, professor of physiology, talks about obesity prevention and hormones, food choice and eating addiction. 

Listen to the latest
episode of our podcast

When there are almost unlimited amount of food in the supermarket, the question really is why we are not gaining more weight? What part does the hormones ghrelin and dopamine play in our body when we overeat? What are the best ways of preventing obesity?

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Continued High Ranking within the Field of Medicine in the Shanghai Rankings

The medical research at the University of Gothenburg is continues to be ranked in 45th place this year in the Shanghai Rankings of the world’s most renowned universities. Even GU as a whole retains its rankings of the previous year.

“We are quite pleased to be ranked number twelve in Europe”
comments Dean Olle Larkö.

Full article on the Shanghai Ranking




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