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Published May 15, 2019 1:15 PM

Scientia Fellows Symposium, inspiring coffee meetings and important publications are some of the highlights of the programme from 2018.

Foto: Jørgen Horgmo, OUS
Published May 13, 2019 4:06 PM

Post.doc Asbjørn Christophersen has spear-headed the work that lead to identification of a narrow phenotype of gluten specific CD4+ T cells. This cell subset is also present in other autoimmune conditions and could be a target for future disease therapy. 

Published May 3, 2019 1:54 PM

Seed funding allocated to help encourage research collaborations across the wider NCMM network. 

Published Apr. 29, 2019 11:04 AM

UiO:Life Science and vice-rector for research and innovation Per Morten Sandset invite all employees at UiO to breakfast meetings 27 May, 28 May, 29 May and 5 June at 8–9 AM.

HTS facility
Published Apr. 26, 2019 2:19 PM

Five EATRIS members, including NCMM and the Finnish Nordic EMBL partnership node, FIMM, assist reproducibility study

Photo of Anne and King Harald
Published Apr. 23, 2019 11:30 AM

NCMM Associate Investigator, Professor Anne Simonesen, has been named as one of the winners of the King Olav V's Prize for Cancer Research 2019.

Published Jan. 9, 2019 10:05 AM

A drug development project started by the Taskén Group at NCMM is at the centre of a new and unique co-development agreement between a Norwegian start-up and an Indian pharmaceutical company. 

Published Dec. 21, 2018 1:10 PM

The goal is to develop a digital lifestyle coach that can help you change unhealthy habits.

Group picture of 40-50 people
Published Dec. 20, 2018 2:49 PM

The preparation for the new, major international postdoctoral programme – Scientia Fellows II – has started.  The EU grant provides 250 new person years at the faculty. 

Published Nov. 21, 2018 11:49 AM

In a recent ambulance study, 1054 non-fatal opioid overdoses in central Oslo were examined to understand if opening hours at a safe injection facility affected these overdoses, and what role the overdose location may have on severity and ambulance transport.  

Photo Anthony & Sandra
Published Oct. 31, 2018 10:11 AM

Sandra Lopez-Aviles and Anthony Mathelier both awarded grants as part of Norwegian Cancer Society’s annual open call.

Published Oct. 17, 2018 12:15 PM

SPARK Norway is UiO:Life Science’s innovation programme for health-related life sciences. Meet three of the SPARKees in our new videos and get inspired to submit your application by 15 November.

Professor Michael Hawrylycz
Published Oct. 8, 2018 7:17 AM

Dr. Michael Hawrylycz from the Allen Institute gave a lecture on his research on brain atlases at the IMB Distinguished Seminar on October 5.

It was curiosity about the Human Brain Project that enticed the acclaimed researcher to come to Norway.

Three members of the startup team
Published June 1, 2018 2:24 PM

"Our product makes it easier to tailor IVF treatment to individual women," says Ana Lobato Pascual, who is starting a company with fellow students from the School of Health Innovation.

Frode Vartdal and Hilde Nebb
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. 1, 2018 1:14 PM

Six new teams have been admitted to UiO´s innovation programme SPARK Norway. They will develop their ideas within health-related life sciences for the benefit of patients and society.

Published Jan. 4, 2018 4:36 PM

What a year! These are the highlights of the programme from 2017.

Jan Frich and Krsrtin Heggen holding diploma and flowers
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. 

Jonn Terje Geitung holding diploma and flowers, flanked by Ingrid Os
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.

Published Dec. 15, 2017 8:50 AM

The new innovation programme SPARK Norway at UiO has admitted the first research groups – so called SPARKees. They will develop their ideas within health-related life sciences further for the benefit of patients and society. 

Three postdocs in a pleasant discussion
Published Nov. 24, 2017 12:30 PM

At the School of health innovation, participants will gain knowledge, tools and networks that will enhance their ability to solve future health challenges and further develop the healthcare system.

Enrico Catalano in his office with Vessela Kristensen.
Published Oct. 13, 2017 9:45 AM

– The «moonshot» of my research is to find new therapeutic strategies to cure triple-negative breast cancer that is a challenging disease with the poorest prognosis of all breast cancer subtypes, Enrico Catalano says. 

Image of zinc binding
Published Oct. 6, 2017 2:01 PM

Research from the Morth Group shows that Zinc-binding plays an important role in the sensing and regulation of cellular pH in the human brain. Findings published in Nature Group's Scientific Reports

 

Published Oct. 5, 2017 9:39 AM

Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson awarded Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017

Photo of Irep Gozen at NLS days
Published Sep. 21, 2017 9:49 AM

The annual NLS Days conference took place on 12-14 September at the Malmö Convention Centre in Sweden.