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Published May 2, 2022 1:25 PM

Are you impressed when NASA manages to calculate the time and speed of a rocket’s trajectory? A new study shows that your brain has a “nerd centre” capable of even more complex calculations.

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Published Feb. 17, 2022 11:38 AM

Wireless solutions in brain research have so far been limited
by low data transmission, short recording time or bulky batteries and devices. Our objective is to develop a wireless Micro Electro-Optical system (MEMS) device for long-term, recording and manipulations of brain activity in rodents. 

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Published Jan. 14, 2022 2:33 PM

Imagine zooming in millions of times into your body until you reach the innermost part of your cells. A group of scientists at UiO is doing just that, to help researchers all over the world prove their theories.

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Published Dec. 1, 2021 10:32 AM

Was it that you should be careful when taking two medicines at the same time, and should you be lifting heavy things? Health professionals should employ a definite strategy when giving patients information, researchers maintain.

Published Nov. 15, 2021 11:21 AM

Hvert år kårer Matematisk-naturvitenskapelig studentutvalg (MNSU) den beste foreleseren ved Det matematisk-naturvitenskapelige fakultet. I 2021 falt valget på professor Marianne Fyhn. Studentene sier hun er en «kunnskapsrik og engasjerende foreleser som virkelig vekker studentenes interesse for faget."

Published Oct. 5, 2021 1:04 PM

Join the team for a 3 year position as PhD candidate. The aim of the current project is to determine how social and spatial information are integrated in the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex. The candidate will use state-of-the-art electrophysiological recordings combined with optogenetic manipulations of brain activity and measurement of animal behavior. 

Deadline for application: 17/10-2021