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Upp·sa·la

 (ŭp′sə-lə, -sä′-, o͝op′sä′lä)
A city of eastern Sweden north-northwest of Stockholm. Capital of a pre-Christian kingdom in the early Middle Ages, it became an archepiscopal see in 1164 and the coronation place of Swedish monarchs. The University of Uppsala was founded in 1477.

Uppsala

(ˈʌpsɑːlə) or

Upsala

n
(Placename) a city in E central Sweden: the royal headquarters in the 13th century; Gothic cathedral (the largest in Sweden) and Sweden's oldest university (1477). Pop: 182 124 (2004 est)

Upp•sa•la

or Up•sa•la

(ˈʌp sɑ lə, -sə-, ˈʊp-)

n.
a city in SE Sweden. 183,472.
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This investigation was funded by the Department of Clinical Microbiology at the University Hospital of Uppsala and the Department of Clinical Microbiology at Kalmar Hospital, Sweden.
(Headquarter: Uppsala, Sweden, CEO: Par Gellerfors) announced today that on August 24, they signed a strategic alliance agreement to develop an immunotherapy for Alzheimer's disease.
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