Mahmood Reza Amiry-Moghaddam

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Phone +47 22851274
Mobile phone +47 91742177
Room 0365
Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1105 Blindern 0317 Oslo

Academic interests

  • Brain volume regulation and osmosensing
  • Physiopathological roles of aquaporins in the brain
  • Novel mechanisms of disease and therapeutical targets in the neurodegenerative disorders
  • Role of the brain extracellular matrix in health and disease

Other interests

  • Human rights

Courses taught

  • Anatomy, 3. Semester, Medicine


  • M.D. from the University of Oslo (UiO) 1996
  • PhD in 2003 (UiO)
  • Postdoc at the Department of Developmental Biology
  • Harvard School of Dental Medicine in 2006
  • Group leader at the Laboratory for Molecular Neuroscience (LMN) since 2009-


  • Research director at the Section for biology and medicine, OxySolutions AS since November 2010


Positions held


  • Peter Agre (Nobel Laureate in 2003): Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
  • Bjorn R. Olsen, Department of Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
  • John Rash, State University of Colorado
  • Stefano Ferroni, Department of Human and General Physiology, University of Bologna
  • Roberto Zamboni, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Istituto per lo Studio dei Materiali Nanostrutturati (ISMN), Bologna
Tags: Brain and Nervous System, Cell volume regulation, Aquaporins, Astrocytes, Human Rights, Neurological disorders
Published Apr. 13, 2011 2:41 PM - Last modified Mar. 22, 2021 1:45 PM