renmin university
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The Belt and Road of Knowledge Forum

14.04.2021

Functioning as two endpoints of the ancient Silk Road, the Chinese People's University and the University of Padua will co-organize the first Forum centered on the theme of cultural heritage, in April 22-23, 2021. Guests and speakers will join from China, Italy and but also from other internationally renowned universities.

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thrombosis
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New experimental screening protocols to understand the mechanisms behind thrombosis

08.04.2021

Researchers from the University of Padua, along with an international team, have created new experimental protocols to understand the mechanisms of thrombosis. Taking a step forward in understanding the mechanism behind thrombotic disorders and the development of new drug treatments.

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Coronavirus
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Coronavirus - Updates at Unipd

03.04.2021

The Italian Prime Ministerial Decree, states that the measures currently in place, which was expected to expire on March 6 shall be extended until April 6, 2021.

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molecole
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Supercooled states of liquid show a mosaic structure

02.04.2021

Unipd is part of an international research team confirming that the molecular dynamics of liquids reaching the glass-transition temperature are due to X-rays. The results clarify the microscopic mechanisms by which some liquids become glass.

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children
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The Symbiotic Child. Rethinking the Vegetal through Children’s Literature

01.04.2021

8-9 April, 2021. The aim of this conference is to explore some research paths with scholars and authors that can help to expand children’s literature horizons and environmental awareness.

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lgbt
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Queer palestine and the empire of critique

30.03.2021

Queer palestine and the empire of critique, is the title of the 'Virtual book discussion' about the Sa'ed Atshan book (Swarthmore College e University of Berkeley). The initiative which takes place on April 19 is part of a series of webinar proposed by the the Department of Philosophy, Sociology, Education and Applied Psychology of the University of Padua.

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baby
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The Brain: the right hemisphere is the basis of knowledge during the first months of life

23.03.2021

A research team from Padua has highlighted that the right hemisphere of the brain of infants are the centre of cognitive activities. The study suggests that when considering treating infants at risk, this information should be used to strengthen functional abilities supported by the right hemisphere of the brain and where sensory stimulation should be used.

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Youth in Action for Sustainable Development Goals
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Youth in Action for Sustainable Development Goals

18.03.2021

The 2021 edition of the Youth in Action for Sustainable Development Goals Call for Ideas is an opportunity for candidates under the age of 30 to present project ideas in response to the challenges facing today’s business world and the third sector to achieve the "Sustainable Development Goals"

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newsweek
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Newsweek ranks the University Hospital of Padua among 100 of the “World’s Best Hospitals”

15.03.2021

Ranked 98th in the world: the "Azienda Ospedale - Università Padova" is among 100 of the "World's Best Hospitals" according to the US magazine Newsweek. The ranking includes 2000 hospitals across 25 countries

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theba
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The numerical skills of a snail: selecting a place in the shade to ensure survival

11.03.2021

A study conduced by the University of Padua demonstrates how sophisticated cognitive abilities can evolve in animals with simple nervous systems, given that such abilities are advantageous in terms of survival.

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children
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Sars-cov2 even healthy children get sick

09.03.2021

Researchers in Padua have demonstrated that some children infected with SARS-CoV-2 may face serious complications even without pre-existing conditions.

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hospital
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SERM drug therapy to counter SARS-CoV-2 infection and virus development

04.03.2021

The collaborative research conducted between VIMM, the University of Padua, the Veneto Cancer Registry, and the Institute of Oncology Research (IOR) of Bellinzona shows how anti-estrogen drugs (SERMs) administered to women for breast cancer treatment blocks Covid-19.

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cortile
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Unipd's top place among the QS World Ranking

04.03.2021

The University of Padua confirmed as one of the Top200 universities in the world, covering all 5 broad subject areas, as well as 8 disciplines within the Top100 world ranking. Tthe University of Padua ranked first in Italy in the studies of Geology, Geophysics, Earth & Marine Sciences, Biological Sciences, Psychology, and Anatomy & Physiology.

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physic
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Speed ​​limits also apply to the quantum world

02.03.2021

A study conducted by the University of Bonn, in collaboration with the University of Padua, has shown speed limits for complex quantum operations, such results are especially important for quantum computing.

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swim
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Sudden death of young athletes – discovering the cellular mechanism that causes arrhythmia and death

25.02.2021

Research teams from the University of Padua and the Johns Hopkins University of Baltimore published a paper which describes the possible molecular mechanisms that explain why physical exercise, especially when prolonged, can lead to sudden cardiac death or progressive heart failure in subjects with arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy

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