Medical innovation saves lives – every day.
Innovation is one of the cornerstones on which the faculty builds its activities. Examples of medical innovation include:
- New areas of application for drugs
- New drugs
- New treatment methods
- Scientia Fellows Interview with Enrico Catalano Oct. 13, 2017
- Researchers link Zinc-binding to an important transport protein involved with pH regulation in the brain Oct. 6, 2017
- The 2017 Nobel Prize for Chemistry: cryo-electron microscopy and its impact on researchers from the Nordic EMBL Partnership Oct. 5, 2017
The Centre for Digital Life Norway (DLN) is a national centre for biotechnology research and innovation. The centre is run by the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in close partnership with Oslo and Bergen universities. The Faculty of Medicine is responsible for the Innovation & Industry Involvement work group.
The Faculty of Medicine works close with UiO:Life Science, which is an interdisciplinary initiative designed to improve standards and boost the level of interaction in research. The initiative is intended to promote innovation within life sciences related to health and the environment.