News and events


  • marina-ous-early-researcher-award CanCell scientist Marina Vietri receives prestigious prize Aug. 30, 2021 8:35 AM

    Senior scientist Marina Vietri in Harald Stenmark’s group received the “Early Career Award” of NOK 150.000 from Oslo University Hospital for her ground-breaking work on molecular mechanisms that govern sealing of the nuclear envelope to prevent cancer-promoting chromosome aberrations. Her work has been internationally recognized and has been dedicated commentary articles in leading journals such as Nature, Science and Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology.

  • Image may contain: Glasses, Forehead, Hair, Nose, Glasses. CanCell Phd Student Kia Wee Tan earns 'First person' interview in JCS with his publication Aug. 26, 2021 7:02 PM

    Kia Wee Tan was interviewed in Journal of Cell Science in relation with his recent publication on JIP4s role in macropinocytosis. We are impressed by Kia Wee earning the spotlight with both his article and interview, and extends our congratulations on his merits.

  • CanCell Equality seminar June 9th July 2, 2021 1:10 PM

    Gender and diversity equality in academia – how can we achieve this? This was the topic of our very first CanCell Equality lunch seminar held by zoom on the 9 th of June 2021. Chara Charsou, a postdoc and member of the CanCell Equality Forum introduced the keynote speaker Mari Teigen.


  • Image may contain: Water, Sky, Plant, Body of water, Crowd. CanCell Annual Retreat 2021 22-23 November Nov. 22, 2021 9:00 AM

    It is now confirmed that the annual retreat for CanCell will take place at Norefjell Ski&Spa 22-23 November! It will feature an exciting program and invited speakers, as well as the opportunity for outdoor activities in winter time!