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Published Apr. 12, 2018 2:05 PM

Professor Harald Stenmark from the University of Oslo (UiO) is to receive an ERC Advanced Grant for his research on cancer. Two other people in Norway have previously received ERC Advanced Grants on two occasions.

Published Mar. 23, 2018 12:08 PM

With the new Centre for B cell malignancies, the Faculty now hosts six active K.G. Jebsen Centres.

Pia and colleague photo
Published Mar. 21, 2018 1:50 PM

Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis is increasing, with people dying due to a lack of effective antibiotic treatment. Researchers from all over the world have joined together to form the EU-funded anTBiotic consortium to discover new drugs and better treatment regimens

Published Mar. 9, 2018 9:42 AM

The Faculty of Medicine has received funding for a new, major international postdoctoral programme – Scientia Fellows II – in which both career development for young and promising researchers and innovation are important cornerstones. Major partners from the health industry are collaborating partners.

Published Feb. 5, 2018 3:50 PM

Karl-Johan Malmberg, Hua Hu and Tor Erik Rusten are the leaders for the three medical projects receiving funding. Malmberg and the University of Oslo received a visit from the new Minister of Research and Higher Education.

Published Jan. 26, 2018 2:41 PM

The study programmes will educate future health professionals with the necessary skills to meet future needs. The faculty has met employers and listened to what they want.

Published Jan. 25, 2018 2:28 PM

Grant awarded to Irep Gözen for her project: Nano- and Micro-Materials Interfaces for Migratory Artificial Cells.

Published Dec. 18, 2017 2:33 PM

7 of 32 approved applications for research projects at FRIMEDBIO come from the Faculty of Medicine. In addition, four young research talents from the Faculty have been given support.

Published Dec. 18, 2017 2:13 PM

The Faculty has given the education award to professor Jan Frich for his long-standing and important commitment to educating health managers at all levels of the health service in line with society's needs and wishes. 

Published Dec. 18, 2017 2:08 PM

This year’s award for quality and innovation in the professional programme of study in medicine goes to Jonn Terje Geitung for his innovative form of teaching in several subject areas.

Ruth Prince receives flowers from the Institute
Published Oct. 23, 2017 3:24 PM

Ruth Prince is one of six researchers in Norway who will receive one of the prestigious ERC Starting Grants awarded this year. The project is an anthropological study that will critically explore moves towards Universal Health Coverage by conducting research among policy-makers, bureaucrats and citizens in three African countries.

Professor Michael Bretthauer
Published Sep. 1, 2017 9:53 AM

Professor of medicine Michael Bretthauer of the Clinical Effectiveness Research Group at the University of Oslo will be the first European editor of the prestigious journal Annals of Internal Medicine. This journal is considered one of the leading medical journals, and Bretthauer will help strengthen the journal's focus on European research.

Photo of Per Seglen at the prize ceremony
Published June 7, 2017 10:05 AM

NCMM Guest Researcher Professor Per Ottar Seglen presented with the prize by HM King Harald V at a special ceremony

UiO: Life Science logo
Published May 5, 2017 2:15 PM

Research groups that include NCMM Group Leader, Irep Gözen, and Director Kjetil Taskén, will receive funding as part of UiO: Life Science’s Convergence Environment programme

Published Mar. 21, 2017 1:00 PM

Findings from a Centre for Digital Life Norway report into the digitalisation of Norway’s bio economy is unveiled at the Digital Life Conference 2017.

Photo of crowd at Aarhus University
Published Mar. 16, 2017 1:31 PM

Two leading scientists from two Nordic EMBL Partnership sites, DANDRITE (Danish Research Institute of Translational Neuroscience) and MIMS (The Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden), have both been awarded prestigious prizes.

Photo of Per Seglen
Published Mar. 6, 2017 2:14 PM

Professor Per Ottar Seglen, a guest researcher at NCMM, has been awarded the prestigious King Olav V’s Prize for Cancer Research 2017.

Photo of Kjetil Taskén
Published Feb. 16, 2017 7:18 PM

NCMM’s Director, Professor Kjetil Taskén, addressed guests at day two of the Oslo Life Science Conference, talking about the future in personalized cancer therapy.

Close up photo of laboratory equipment
Published Jan. 4, 2017 4:23 PM

The merger between Centre for Molecular Medicine Norway (NCMM) and the Biotechnology Centre of Oslo (BiO) formally came into effect on 2 January 2017.

Published Dec. 16, 2016 1:23 PM
Published Nov. 16, 2016 5:09 PM

Christine Henriksen and Hilde K. Brekke share the award for innovation in bachelor and master education for their innovative work in developing the study programme at the recently established Centre for Clinical Nutrition.

Published Nov. 16, 2016 4:54 PM

The Faculty has given the studies award to Professor Anne Spurkland for her enthusiasm and creativity in her teaching of anatomy and embryology.

Published Nov. 8, 2016 3:50 PM

Unn-Hilde Grasmo-Wendler has been appointed to this role on an acting basis since 1 May this year. She thrives on the challenges involved and looks forward to continuing the collaboration with her capable colleagues and partners.

The picture shows Per Brodal, Professor Emeritus, with his book ‘The Central Nervous System`
Published Nov. 7, 2016 1:00 PM

Per Brodal, Professor Emeritus, has issued a new edition of his book ‘The Central Nervous System’, again as sole author. He believes that the book, to be published by Oxford University Press, will also be his last.

Published Nov. 4, 2016 1:59 PM

Three of the Faculty of Medicine’s research communities, as well as a research community at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, have received funding amounting to millions of Norwegian kroner from the Norwegian Cancer Society. A total of 11 research communities from Oslo University Hospital and Akershus University Hospital affiliated to the research at UiO have also received funding.