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quality education

Hobbies, 2009. ISBN 978-91-7243-015-0. The J 26s were replaced by De Havilland Vampires around 1950. The S 26s were replaced by S 29Cs (SAAB Tunnan) in the early 1950s. In 2007, by government initiative, the Swedish National Agency for Higher Education employed an international expert committee to find and award the top five highest quality education areas among List of universities in Sweden all universities and colleges

remarkable sense

expanded to two, then three days. He acquired a philosophy doctor's degree in Uppsala, became dean and was ordained a clergyman, and then undertook travel through Europe in 1849-50. He was known as a controversial person; very outspoken, no stranger to using strong language and despising hypocrisy, but he displayed a remarkable sense of wit and authority. At a dinner party he once exclaimed "Second to chastity, small schnapps glasses are the worst I know!" which became

based products

apprenticeship at an apothecary in Gothenburg when he was only fourteen years old. He retained this position for eight years before becoming an apothecary's clerk in Malmö. Then Scheele worked as a pharmacist in Stockholm, from 1770-1775 in Uppsala, and later in Köping (Köping, Sweden). Dextran-based products were to play a significant role in the further expansion of Pharmacia. In 1951, the company moved to Uppsala, Sweden, to get closer to the scientists with whom they cooperated, and Ingelman became its head of research. In 1959, Pharmacia pioneered gel filtration with its Sephadex products. These were also based on dextran and discoveries in Tiselius' department, this time by Jerker Porath and Per Flodin. In 1967 Pharmacia Fine Chemicals was established in Uppsala. In 1986 Pharmacia Fine Chemicals acquired LKB-produkter AB and changed name to Pharmacia Biotech. Pharmacia Biotech expanded there role in the 'biotech revolution' through its acquisition of PL Laboratories from Pabst Brewery offering a line of recombinant DNA specialty research chemicals. Sold to private interests in the 1990s, Pharmacia was first merged with "Kabi Vitrum" to form Kabi Pharmacia with headquarters in Uppsala. Kabi was later excluded. Then the company merged with the American (United States) pharmaceutical company Upjohn in 1995 and moved its headquarters to London. Born in Uppsala, she first came to public notice in the 1930s, and was one of the main driving forces in the creation of the Swedish welfare state. She coauthored with Gunnar Myrdal the book entitled ''Crisis in the Question of Population'' ( WikiPedia:Uppsala Dmoz:Regional Europe Sweden Uppsala_County Localities Uppsala Commons:Category:Uppsala

wearing white

. Image from ''c.'' 1920. thumb 300px The Lund University Male Voice Choir (Image:Majsång på Lunds universitets trappa 2005.jpg), wearing white student caps, singing on the stairs of the Lund University main building on the first of May 2005. thumb 300px The old University mill now housing the museum. (Image:Uppsala - Fyris with Academy mill.jpg) The '''''Upplandsmuseet''''' is the county museum of Uppsala County in Sweden. The institution is responsible for preservation

attempt made

Charcot , having attended his lectures at the Salpêtrière hospital. A third attempt made in 1520 with a large army of French, German and Scottish mercenaries proved successful. Sture was mortally wounded at the Battle of Bogesund, on 19 January, and the Danish army, unopposed, was approaching Uppsala, where the members of the Swedish Privy Council (Privy Council of Sweden), or ''Riksråd'', had already assembled. The councillors consented to render homage to Christian on condition

high national

to activities within the arena Fyrishov AB runs Tävlingsstaden Uppsala in a collaboration between the sports organizers, Fyrishov AB, Uppsala, Uppsala Tourism and hotel business. Co-founded in 2006 by Fyrishov AB under the name SM-town Uppsala in 2007 but was expanded to include international events and competitions at high national level. The project aims to develop Uppsala, a leading sports town in Sweden. In 2009 there were 24 SM-competitions and major national and international competitions in Uppsala. At Fyrishov the city's basketball team Uppsala Basket also plays, former KFUM Uppsala, their home games in the Swedish basketball league. There are also athletic club Uppsala, Uppsala, fencing club, Uppsala Judo Club, Sweden's oldest judo club, Uppsala volleyball companion, Upsala weightlifting club and Upsala Simsällskap, one of the world's oldest swimmingclubs. The sport that draws the most audience is floorball. Uppsala's two teams in the Swedish Super League, Storvreta IBK and IK Sirius IBK, have Fyrishov as their home. One of the most classical sports events, the Swedish bandy champions final, has taken place at Studenternas IP since 1991. It usually attracts a spectator crowd of more than 20,000. WikiPedia:Uppsala Dmoz:Regional Europe Sweden Uppsala_County Localities Uppsala Commons:Category:Uppsala

numerous film

and director on numerous film and television projects since 1994. In an artistic way that is entirely his own, birth_place Uppsala, Sweden birthname Thomas Lennart Bodström DATE OF BIRTH 9 April 1962 PLACE OF BIRTH Uppsala

game news

"Uppsalamaffian" (Uppsala Mafia.) Aftonbladet: Direktörerna har fått långa fängelsestraff GameSpot News: The definitive source for video game news, announcements, ship dates, rankings, sales figures, and more !-- Bot generated

version published

OF BIRTH 1890-10-15 PLACE OF BIRTH Uppsala, Sweden DATE OF DEATH 1977-01-06 There is also an interesting, yet uncorroborated story about a ''Salvator Fabritz'' (sic) coming to Sweden in 1594 as an assassin hired by king Sigismund III Vasa, according to the ''Exegesis historica'', written by Duke Charles (Charles IX of Sweden) and his Chancellor Nicolaus Chesnecopherus and printed in Stockholm in 1610 based on a Swedish version published in 1609. According

successful progressive

'''Roine Stolt''' (born on September 5, 1956 in Uppsala) is a Swedish (Sweden) guitarist, vocalist and composer. A major figure in Sweden's rock history, guitarist singer composer Roine Stolt led two of his country's most successful progressive rock bands: Kaipa in the 1970s and The Flower Kings in the 1990s onward. His distinctive guitar style combined David Gilmour's debonair mid-tempo, Steve Howe's sharp edges, and Frank Zappa's virtuosity. His vision


thumb 150px right Coat of arms (File:Uppsala vapen.svg) '''Uppsala''' ( ; older spelling ''Upsala'') is the capital of Uppsala County and the fourth largest city (Cities of Sweden) of Sweden, after Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö. It had 140,454 inhabitants in 2010.

Located north of the capital Stockholm, it is also the seat of the Uppsala Municipality. Since 1164, Uppsala has been the ecclesiastical centre of Sweden, being the seat of the Archbishop (Archbishop of Uppsala) of the Church of Sweden. Founded in 1477, Uppsala University is the oldest centre of higher education in Scandinavia.

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