Adventures of a Chemist in Toxicology: DNA Adducts, Epigenetic Marks, and Proteins Trapped on DNA Strands

ACES Science Seminar Prof. Tretyakova is an analytical chemist, chemical toxicologist, and cancer researcher. Her research interests are in the areas of chemical biology, epidemiology, and medicinal chemistry. The Tretyakova lab uses cutting edge mass spectrometry and chemical biology techniques to investigate the chemical and enzymatic reactions taking place in the genome as a result of exposure to environmental chemicals, cigarette …

The ERC PrimeTime Project

Hear Birgit Wild talk about quantifying the impact of plant-soil interactions on Arctic CO2 fluxes in the next Biogeochemistry series seminar.

Bolin Centre Climate Arena 8th Workshop “Institutional barriers and enablers to achieving climate neutrality”

The Bolin Centre Climate Arena is a safe, authorized, repeated space for stakeholders from all sectors to meet with climate scientists to co-create climate solutions for Sweden. Humans add vast amounts of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere every year. This causes global warming which must be kept as low as possible to avoid passing critical planetary boundaries. The solution is …


A 2-day workshop organized by the Swedish Academic Consortium on Chemical Safety (SWACCS), Stockholm University (SU) and Karolinska Institutet (KI), offering both a seminar day and new insights into this year’s theme “Steps towards sustainable chemicals and a toxic-free environment“ (day 1) and one-day course in Science communication (day 2). More information: Registration is closed

Sustainable planet, sustainable health – how science-based solutions can drive transformative change

On 1 June, in connection with the 50th anniversary of the UN’s first environmental conference, Karolinska Institutet, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm University and Stockholm Environment Institute are arranging a one-day conference. The main focus is on how academia, through research and higher education, can contribute to the transition to a more sustainable development. This conference will showcase how …

Water Resource Protection in South Africa: Research and Development Interventions.

Outline of presentation  Research, development and innovation (RDI) landscape in South Africa International and legal context for water resource protection Continental and regional perspective Water resource quality and quantity issues in South Africa Water resource protection measures RDI interventions, current trends and opportunities  

New Partnerships for Human and Planetary Health

In a time of increasing and mutually reinforcing climate disruptions and socio-economic and environmental challenges, Academia is an important actor in global, national and local efforts towards reaching the Sustainable Development Goals. Universities have a strong tradition of delivering excellent research, education in the form of broad repertoires of courses and programs as well as outreach activities in collaboration with …

Contact information

Visiting addresses:

Geovetenskapens Hus,
Svante Arrhenius väg 8, Stockholm

Arrheniuslaboratoriet, Svante Arrhenius väg 16, Stockholm (Unit for Toxicological Chemistry)

Mailing address:
Department of Environmental Science
Stockholm University
106 91 Stockholm

Press enquiries should be directed to:

Stella Papadopoulou
Science Communicator
Phone +46 (0)8 674 70 11