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Published May 9, 2019 1:36 PM

On May 8th CanCell invited four representative from Cancer Patient Interest groups to present their perspective on cancer and cancer research and to give feedback on the applications proposed by the Centre's scientists.

Published Apr. 9, 2019 4:34 PM

CanCell co-director and professor Anne Simonsen received the prestigious King Olav V's Prize for Cancer Research at a ceremony at the University of Oslo today.

Published Mar. 21, 2019 11:03 AM

In a recent paper in Nature Cell Biology, Alf Håkon Lystad and Laura Rodriguez de la Balina in Anne Simonsen's group unveil fundamental mechanisms of autophagy related processes.

Published Mar. 17, 2019 11:04 AM

CanCell had its first visit by the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) on March 11th- 12th. The SAB consisting of Johanna IvaskaMarja Jäättelä, Pier Paolo Di FioreStephan Beck and Michael Boutros was introduced to the Centre's activities and strategies.


 
Published Feb. 28, 2019 8:59 AM

CanCell associate members Åslaug Helland and Arnoldo Frigessi were featured in both Apollon (UiO) and Norwegian Broadcasting (NRK) for their work on developing artificial intelligence to improve cancer therapy.

Published Feb. 8, 2019 3:28 PM

The Institute of Basic Medical Sciences gives a warm welcome to Ragnhild Eskeland's research group with a interview and focus on epigenetics. 

 

Published Dec. 5, 2018 1:09 PM

Harald Stenmark, head of the Cellular Membrane Dynamics group at the Department of Molecular Biology and director of the Center for Cancer Cell Reprogramming, is the leader of one of 25 research projects receiving a total of 100 million NOK from the Research Council of Norway and the Norwegian Agency for International Cooperation and Quality Enhancement in Higher Education (Diku), that run the program INTPART together.

Published Nov. 30, 2018 3:54 PM

The 2018 Dr. Ragnar Mørk's legacy prize went to Kaisa Haglund, head of the Cytokinesis in development and carcinogenesis project group at the Department of Molecular Cell Biology, for her outstanding research on cell division and cancer.

Published Nov. 28, 2018 3:24 PM

The first meeting of the CanCell user panel was held on November 23rd, organized by Helene Knævelsrud from the Enserink group.

Published Oct. 24, 2018 11:38 AM

On 25 October, the Academy for Young Scientists will include 8 new members for the period 2018-2022. Among the carefully selected members is CanCell's Helene Knævelsrud from Jorrit Enserink's group at the Department of Molecular Cell Biology. Congratulations!

Published Oct. 16, 2018 10:38 AM

In a recent paper in EMBO Journal, postdoc Maja Radulovic and her co-workers in Harald Stenmark's group reveal a novel mechanism that promotes cell survival, namely repair of damaged lysosomes.

Published Sep. 4, 2018 4:20 PM

Uniforum portrays CanCell director Harald Stenmark in the article "Jaktar på kreften sine akilleshælar" on the occasion that Stenmark is awarded the 2018 Research Prize at the University of Oslo.

Published Sep. 4, 2018 3:49 PM

Nadja Katheder from Tor Erik Rusten's group at the Centre for Cancer Cell Reprogramming is awarded H.M. the King's Gold Medal 2018 for best thesis of the Faculty of Medicine.

Published Aug. 7, 2018 3:11 PM

Binding of growth factors to their receptors is known to cause endocytosis and degradation of the receptors and their ligands by a mechanism that involves the endosomal sorting complex required for transport (ESCRT) machinery. Failure of this mechanism can lead to cancer development. In a recent paper in Nature Communications, a team led by project leaders Eva Wenzel and Camilla Raiborg at Institute for Cancer Research and Centre for Cancer Cell Reprogramming has used advanced microscopy methods to reveal the dynamics of ESCRT recruitment and formation of multivesicular endosomes (MVEs) into which the receptor-ligand complexes are sorted for subsequent degradation.

Published June 20, 2018 11:12 AM

We congratulate Harald Stenmark with the University of Oslo Research Prize 2018!

Published June 12, 2018 3:32 PM

An article by senior scientist Lene Malerød and her co-workers in Kaisa Haglund’s project group shows how the mitotic spindle achieves its correct orientation during cell division.

Published May 25, 2018 3:42 PM

We congratulate Fergal O'Farrell with the Oslo University Hospital excellent article award amounting to NOK 50,000.

Published May 18, 2018 10:14 AM

Check out the brand-new CanCell blog where we will post popular science texts about our research on a regular basis. Our blog is intended for a general audience with a special interest for cancer research as well as for other scientists.

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Published Feb. 1, 2018 3:29 PM

As one of 24 PIs in Norway (all disciplines included), CanCell ‘s Tor Erik Rusten has been awarded a prestigious “Toppforsk” grant from the Research Council for the project “Tumor-Host Biology”.

Published Feb. 1, 2018 2:28 PM