Jon Storm-Mathisen

Professor Emeritus - Amino Acid Transporters
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Phone +47 22851258
Mobile phone +47 97193044
Room 0283 Domus Medica
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Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1105 Blindern 0317 Oslo

Academic interests

  • Neuroscience
  • Neuron – glia interaction
  • Inter- and intracellular signalling in the brain
  • Physical exercise, influence on the brain

Courses taught

  • Medical curriculum: Anatomy

Background

Education

  • Dr. med. (PhD), University of Oslo, 1976
  • Cand. Med. (MD), University of Oslo, 1965

Previous positions 

  • Research physician, Norwegian Defence Research Establishment, Division of Toxicology, Kjeller, Norway, 1968 - 1977
  • Locum tenens Professor of Anatomy, Inst. of Medical Biology, Univ of Tromsø, Norway, 1975
  • Assoc professor, University of Oslo, 1978 - 1984
  • Anatomy Department Head, 2004 - 2008

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Awards

  • Elected member Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters 1993
  • Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters 2005
  • Top rating (“excellent”) by international Review Panel on Research in Biology etc in Norway 2000
  • Fridtjof Nansen’s Award 2001
  • University of Oslo Research Prize 2004
  • Lundbeckfonden’s Nordic Researcher Prize 2005 (with OP Ottersen)
  • Anders Jahre’s Prize for Medical Research 2006
  • “Highly Cited Researcher” ISI since 2002 (top 0.5% most cited of the world’s scientists) http://www.isihighlycited.com/
    Total citations > 15,000; average citations per paper 68; H-index 63

Positions held

  • Senior Professor, Department of Anatomy, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences (IMB), University of Oslo
  • Co-Director & Media Contact, Centre for Molecular Biology and Neuroscience (CMBN), University of Oslo, http://www.cmbn.no/
  • Chairman Prize Committee for the Kavli Prize in Neuroscience 2005-
  • Member UiO Prize Committee 2008-
  • Member FENS Forum programme committee 2011-

Collaboration

Tags: Brain and nervous system, Signal transmission in the nervous system, Brain metabolism, Physical activity and brain function
Published Oct. 7, 2019 12:28 PM - Last modified Oct. 18, 2021 9:57 AM