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Understanding the human genome through geometry

24.05.2022

A new tool to address this challenge comes from mathematics, particularly fractal geometry, which makes it possible to characterize individual variations in all world populations. This is the result of the multicenter study carried out by the National Research Council (CNR-Irib, CNR-Istc, CNR-Iasi) and the University of Padua, published in International Journal of Neural Systems

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Improved procedures and added confidentiality protection for Alias Careers

23.05.2022

The University has revised the procedures for accessing and managing Alias Careers. The improved method now makes it easier and improves confidentiality to protect transgender individuals.

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Glutamine and aspartate support tumor proliferation

23.05.2022

What metabolic processes should we inhibit to block tumor growth? The research group led by Massimo Santoro of the Department of Biology at the University of Padua answered this question in the article entitled “Aspartate metabolism in endothelial cells activates the mTORC1 pathway to initiate translation during angiogenesis.”

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Departments of Excellence: Unipd placed first in Italy with 29 of its departments in the MUR ranking

19.05.2022

29 of the 32 departments of the University of Padua are included in the 350 best departments rankings published by the MUR that admits Italian state universities to compete for the selection of the 180 departments of excellence for the five years 2023-2027

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Stradivarius violins - The sound of perfection

19.05.2022

Stradivarius is the preferred instrument compared to other violins due to the particular balance found in the properties of its sound timbre. This is the result of a study realized by CNR Nanoscience Institute, Cremona International Violin Making School A. Stradivari, Milan Polytechnic, Department of General Psychology of the University of Padua)

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The VQR Evaluation of Research Quality Ranks Padua First

04.05.2022

The Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of the University and Research Systems (ANVUR) ranked the University of Padua in first place in Italy for its quality and quantity of research in its 2015-2019 report, thus placing Padua first in its enhancement of young people.

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Unipd is among the top 100 universities according to THE Impact Rankings

28.04.2022

THE Impact Ranking. An important recognition of the University of Padua’s role in delivering the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

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The University of Padua is the first in Italy for ERC Advanced Grants

27.04.2022

Three Advanced Grants are a new record for the University of Padua. For the second time this year, Unipd receives the highest number of awards from a European Research Council open call than any other institute in Italy

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Unipd stands in second place according to the latest CWUR ranking

27.04.2022

According to the latest edition of the Centre for World University Rankings – CWUR 2022/2023 The University of Padua stands in second place among all Italian universities and in 170th place globally

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The Ukrainian Emergency: Unipd and Padua’s Questura create an app

26.04.2022

The Application Office of the IT and Telematic Services Area of the University of Padua has developed software for Padua’s Questura (Police Headquarters) to allow Ukrainian refugees to request an appointment for a residence permit.

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