School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health

CBH is one of the five schools of KTH and a strong constellation for research and education in the broader areas of health, environment, energy and materials.

The School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health conducts research and education in areas that cover several global challenges. Among them are the need of sustainable energy, health and aging population, climate change, sustainable production and working life, food production and clean water.

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Professor Cecilia Williams walking in her laboratory at SciLifeLab, Solna. Doctoral students are working in the laboratory.
Doctoral students, from left, Dandan Song, Linnea Pettersson and Madeleine Birgersson work at SciLifeLab with Professor Cecilia Williams. The researchers hope to be able to contribute to an increased number of virus tests in the community.

Cancer cell research may be used to accelerate coronavirus testing

The turnaround time for coronavirus test results could soon be shortened by several days, with the help of technology that has been developed for canc...

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A paper-based DNA testing is process is being studied for possible use as a self-administered corona virus test method.

KTH lab switches gears to fast-track open source COVID-19 home test

A research lab at KTH Royal Institute of Technology is repurposing its point-of-care DNA diagnostics research with the aim of producing a paper strip ...

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Ivars Neretnieks. Foto: Jon Lindhe

Ivars Neretnieks – 60 years in KTH’s service

After more than 60 years at KTH, Ivars Neretnieks, professor emeritus in chemical engineering, has submitted his very last grading protocol for his la...

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