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Ecology and evolution of the unisexual Amazon Molly

03.12.2021

Ecology and evolution of the unisexual Amazon Molly is the title of the new seminar organized by the Dipartment of Biology of the University of Padua on December 16, 2021 at 1.30 pm in Aula RG (Complesso Vallisneri)

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venice
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Water, Wood, and Clay. The Archeology of the Venetian Lagoon | 1st - 10th century A.D., 5 pm

30.11.2021

The Venice International University proposes the lecture which takes place on December 6, 2021, at 5 pm (CET). Guest speaker: Diego Calaon, researcher of Ancient Topography at Ca' Foscari University of Venice

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English

Turning utility into art

26.11.2021

The utilitarian look of the electrical substation built in the 1950s transforms into an aesthetically pleasing piece of street art in celebration of the University of Padua 800th Anniversary. It will be the Italian contemporary artist Egeon to transform the Enel electrical substation, located in the Arcella district of Padua.

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bo-bot projects
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The New University of Padua Tele-Inclusion Bo-BOT Project

22.11.2021

The University of Padua Bo-BOT project is ready to go! The inclusive project incorporates a telepresence robot that allows students to access lessons and participate in University activities regardless of physical obstacles or disabilities. The Bo-BOT project also allows visitors to enjoy the historical and artistic heritage of the University of Padua from their home, smartphone, or anywhere else in the world.

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health
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Green4C: enabling nature-based health and social care through Knowledge Alliances

22.11.2021

On Wednesday the 1st of December, from 15 to 18 CET, the University of Padua, Etifor and Istituto Superiore di Sanità, in collaboration with Connecting Nature Enterprise Platform Sustainable Forestry e NBS for Health and Wellbeing Communities, organize the event dedicated to health and environment sectors

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grandparents
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Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for people with dementia

19.11.2021

Prof Erika Borella of the Department of General Psychology at the University of Padua coordinated the clinical study in collaboration with Elena Carbone and Margherita Vincenzi, demonstrating the effectiveness of an Italian adaptation of the Cognitive Stimulation Therapy protocol for people with mild-to-moderate dementia.

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neurons
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The effects of PFAS on the nervous system

19.11.2021

A collaborative study between the University of Padua and VIMM demonstrates the impact of PFAS (perfluoroalkyl substances) on the neuronal membranes and the nervous system during the most sensitive developmental phases of gestational life. Preliminary data suggests PFAS involvement in the degenerative process of Parkinson's disease

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tac
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The University of Padua School of Medicine is among the best in the world

17.11.2021

The AVIS-2 Study conducted by an international research team and coordinated by Gian Paolo Rossi of the Department of Medicine of the University of Padua clarifies the role of imaging techniques when diagnosing the most common form of curable arterial hypertension. This and another research study from China confirms the University of Padua School of Medicine as among the best in the world.

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atm
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Hand me your PIN!

10.11.2021

'Hand Me Your PIN! Inferring ATM PINs of Users Typing with a Covered Hand' is the research paper carried out by an international research composed by the University of Padua, the Delft University of Technology and GFT Italy. The study try to understand if PIN codes are a secure way to protect our bank cards

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women
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The University of Padua adds 50 scholarships to support Afghan students

08.11.2021

The University of Padua finances 50 scholarships to Afghan students through the UniPD 4 Afghanistan funding project. Thanks to the wide assortment of educational activities offered in English at the Unipd, many Afghan students can enrol and continue studying towards similar degree courses they aspired towards in their home countries

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