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  • colourbox26925450blodprove1000x667 A new technology can improve the treatment of bleeding disorders July 20, 2021

    The technology, consisting of a designed variant of a natural occurring protein called super albumin, can pave the way for the development of long-acting drugs. This can have major implications for individuals suffering from haemophilia.

  • sara-noland---reidar-tyssen---hildegunn-1000x562 One in seven doctors are exposed to violence from patients July 13, 2021

    According to a survey following doctors over 20 years, nearly four out of ten doctors have been the target of threats from a patient during the first four years after graduation and one in seven doctors have been physically assaulted.

  • veierod-og-perrier-1000x562 Physical activity does not increase the risk of melanoma July 4, 2021

    It is safe to be physically active outdoors without having to worry about the risk of melanoma, as long as you follow the sun safety advice, say the researchers behind a large, Norwegian study.


June 21, 2021 - Aug. 17, 2021 , Oslo and San Diego, CA, USA

This summer school will give you the opportunity to perform cutting edge research with the world's leading researchers in their fields.

Aug. 10, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM , Zoom

NCMM Associate Investigator, Dirk Linke, Professor for Molecular Microbiology at the Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo, will present his research as part of the NCMM Tuesday Seminar Series

Aug. 16, 2021 - Aug. 20, 2021 , Bioinnovation Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark.

In introducing this new summer school Bioinnovation Institute, in collaboration with CBS Executive, is taking yet another initiative to increase the understanding of innovation and commercialisation among life science researchers.

Funding opportunities

  • funding-opportunity UiO: Life Science - Open Call

    UiO: Life Science may support projects at UiO that are in line with the UiO:Life Science strategy for research and education. Deadline: open-ended.

  • funding-opportunity Diku calls on education

    The Norwegian Agency for International Cooperation and Quality Enhancement in Higher Education Diku has published calls within education and academic partnerships. Various deadlines.

  • funding-opportunity EEA Grants

    There are several open calls within the EEA-grants funding scheme. Some health-related calls are highlighted below. Deadline: Various deadlines.

  • funding-opportunity Novo Nordisk Funding Opportunities

    There are several open calls within the Novo Nordisk funding scheme. Some relevant are highlighted below. Deadline: Various deadlines.

  • funding-opportunity HBP: Use of E-Infrastructure Resources

    The Human Brain Project (HBP) has opened a call for access to compute and storage resources of Fenix. Deadline: Rolling applications.