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  • phafin2_myrpalm_gif Kay Schink's work on macropinocytosis in Nature Communcations Nov. 16, 2021 2:19 PM

    Kay Oliver Schink and his team identifies a new regulator of macropinocytosis, an important mechanism for nutrient acquisition by cancer cells.

  • Image may contain: Person, Face, Smile, Cheek, Head. Three CanCell PIs and a project leader granted Life Science Convergence environments Nov. 10, 2021 4:03 PM

    Six new UiO:Life Science convergence environments for 2022–2026 was announced today, among these were the CanCell research groups of Anne Simonsen, Jorrit Enserink and Tor Erik Rusten. Helene Knævelsrud will also join one of the convergence projects. Congratulations to them all!

  • 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.