Heidi Kiil Blomhoff

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Phone +47 22851012
Room 3171
Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1112 Blindern 0317 Oslo

Academic interests

The focus of my research is to elucidate mechanisms involved in regulation of proliferation and death of cells in the immune system, in order to identify new targets for treatment of cancer and immune disorders.

Courses taught

  • MED/ODONT/ERN 2 (Cell Biology Semester)


  • Professor, Inst of Basic Medical Sciences, Medical Faculty, UiO, 1997 -present
  • Senior Scientist, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, 1993-1996
  • Scientist/Reseracher, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, 1986-1992
  • PhD in Immunology/Cell Biology, UiO 1987
  • PhD student, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, 1983-1986
  • Dr.scient in Biochemistry, UiO, 1984
  • Dr Scient student, Inst of Biochemistry, UiO, 1981-1982
  • Cand Scient in Biochemistry, UiO, 1981

Positions held

  • Expert panel Member, The Norwegian Cancer Society, 2010 -present
  • Vise chair of the Steering Committee for Interfaculty Molecular Life Science at University of Oslo, 2009 -present  
  • Vice-head of Dept of Biochemistry, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University  of Oslo, 2008 -present
  • Member of the Board, EMBL-node in Molecular Medicine, University of Oslo, 2008 -present
  • Chair of Expert panel - The regional Health Organization, Oslo, 2007-2009
  • Member of the Board, PhD School in Molecular Medicine, University of Oslo, 2007 -present
  • Member of the Board of Betanien Hospital, Skien, Norway, 2007 -present


  • Head Physician Pål Aukrus, Oslo Universitetssykehus RH
  • Professor Bjarne Bogen, Oslo Universiy Hospital RH
  • Professor Rune Blomhoff, UiO, Inst Basic Medical Sciences (IMB)
  • Professor Philippe Collas, UiO, IMB
  • Head Physician Ellen Ruud, Oslo University Hospital RH
  • Professor Anders Sundan, NTNU
  • Professor Kjetil Taskén, UiO Biotechnology center, UiO
  • Professor Anne Spurkland/postdoc Tone Berge, UiO, IMB
  • Professor David Lane, STAR, Singapore
  • Professor Harry Findley, Emory University, Atlanta USA
Tags: Biochemistry, Cell biology, Life science
Published Apr. 13, 2011 2:40 PM - Last modified Mar. 29, 2012 3:25 PM

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