Monthly Archives: January 2018

Buses in Uppsala: the UL app and bus card

Lately, riding my bike to SLU has become a difficult task because of the low temperatures and slippery roads. I salute all those students who can still ride their bikes in these conditions, but I’m a fairly new cyclist, so … Continue reading

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Dancing classes in Uppsala

If you are interested in exercising, but you are not very fond of going of the gym like me, dancing is a really good option. Is great for reducing stress, improve your circulation, motor skills, health and the best part: … Continue reading

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New Year, New Course: Bioinformatics

A new year, and with it the start of a new course. This time I will be studying bioinformatics, which is an interdisciplinary field that utilizes computer programming to analyze and interpret biological data, especially genomic data. The reason I … Continue reading

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Quick update: The Majestic White Moose of Sweden part 2

Hello! As promised in the last post in this series, I come back with a quick update of the results of our final project for the Genome Analysis course. As I mentioned before, we tested the candidate genes MITF and ASIP with … Continue reading

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Winter is here

Winter can be cold, lifeless, dry, wet, and even unpleasant for some people, but it can also be extremely beautiful and magical, especially when everything gets covered by a soft layer of snow. In this post, I wanted to share … Continue reading

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First task of the year: My home exam experience

The final assignment we had for the Genome Analysis course was a home exam. Of course, because of the nature of this type of test —opportunity to look for information online, our textbook, and to consult with our classmates— the … Continue reading

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