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Rankings of international reach highlight UFRGS

Rankings of international reach highlight UFRGS

The university was listed amongst the best universities of Latin America in the THE and amongst the best of the world in the QS World

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UFRGS launches Institutional Program of Internationalization

UFRGS launches Institutional Program of Internationalization

Details on the CAPES-PRINT program were presented to faculty members and coordinators of UFRGS’ graduate programs

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Researchers analyze the effects of Ritalin on the developing brain

Researchers analyze the effects of Ritalin on the developing brain

Tests with rats demonstrate that methylphenidate, non-commercial name of the medication, can affect a number of behavioral and neurochemical parameters, furthermore, leading to memory problems and neuron loss

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Nanotechnology is employed in pioneering research project in dentistry

Nanotechnology is employed in pioneering research project in dentistry

Solutions, toothpastes and adhesives with drug loaded nanocapsules, such as anti-inflammatories, offer alternatives for treatment against dental caries and other inflammations

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Computational Thinking in Basic Education

Computational Thinking in Basic Education

Researcher develops activities on paper for the teaching of computer concepts

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Science in comics

Science in comics

A state school chemistry teacher has developed in her masters a comic magazine to teach stoichiometry

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Project promotes physical activities to people with diabetes and dyslipidemia

Project promotes physical activities to people with diabetes and dyslipidemia

Research and community outreach activities partner to improve the health and quality of life of those who have been diagnosed.

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UFRGS Cultural Center is open to community

UFRGS Cultural Center is open to community

Old building of the Institute of Industrial Chemistry was revitalized and now has multipurpose rooms, exhibition spaces, auditoriums and studios

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Bachelor’s Thesis approaches the relationship between family environment and children’s oral health

Bachelor’s Thesis approaches the relationship between family environment and children’s oral health

Mariél Goulart investigated the influence of educational parenting practices on children’s health, using data from an epidemiologic inquiry done in Rio Grande do Sul’s countryside

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Researchers study the neuroprotective effect of guanosine in rats with liver lesions

Researchers study the neuroprotective effect of guanosine in rats with liver lesions

The substance produced in our organism slowed the progression of diseases and the death rate of the studied animals

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Study analyzes costs related to medication misuse

Study analyzes costs related to medication misuse

Researcher estimates that R$ 60 billion (nearly US$ 15 billion) are spent every year in Brazil in the treatment of the harmful effects of medication

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UFRGS is named one of the best universities in the world ranking

UFRGS is named one of the best universities in the world ranking

Listed in Position 398 among the highest education institutions of the globe, UFRGS is ranked 5th in the country

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Physical exercise helps prevent depression

Physical exercise helps prevent depression

Meta-analysis study evaluates 49 studies that deal with the issue

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UFRGS ranked among the 10 best Latin American Universities

UFRGS ranked among the 10 best Latin American Universities

Times Higher Education evaluated 129 institutions from ten countries of the region

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Students who will participate in exchange program to China are greeted at UFRGS President's office

Students who will participate in exchange program to China are greeted at UFRGS President's office

With a scholarship from Hanban and the Communication University of China, students will learn Chinese language and literature

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