Microscopic image of streptococcus pneumoniae
Published Oct. 31, 2017 2:22 PM

New research is revealing bacteria's internal struggle for power. The result may be better vaccines.

Published Apr. 20, 2017 4:26 PM

– My goal is to run personalized computer simulations able to predict the effect of the therapy in a given patient, mathematician Alvaro Köhn-Luque says. He is one of the 82 postdoctoral fellows at the Scientia Fellows programme at the faculty.

Published 23. mars 2017 17:32

Instituttet gratulerer! Det gjør også Forskningsrådet, fakultetet og hele biostatistikkmiljøet.

Klebsiella pneumoniae Bacterium
Published Mar. 13, 2017 9:02 AM

Researchers have found a new method to develop antibiotics that are tailored to kill multi-resistant bacteria.

Published 25. jan. 2017 09:28

Den farlige bakterien som fører til urinveisinfeksjon og blodforgiftning, kan spres med både dyr, fugler og småkryp under bakken.

Young female in a sunbed
Published Jan. 12, 2017 12:23 PM

A large Norwegian study published by the Department of Biostatistics at the University of Oslo found that sunbed users are at not only at higher risk of developing melanoma, but also tend to develop the cancer at a younger age compared to nonusers.

Mother and daughter on the beach
Published Sep. 13, 2016 10:57 AM

Using low sun protection factor may increase the risk of melanoma. Cutaneous melanoma is one of the most rapidly increasing cancers in Norway and is becoming a major public health challenge.

Published Aug. 16, 2016 3:58 PM

Mathematicians are now developing completely new statistical calculations on the world’s fastest computers in order to be able to predict how epidemics of dangerous hospital bacteria spread.

Published Mar. 11, 2016 11:25 AM

Researchers from a wide variety of research fields and all over the world have joined the Scientia Fellows postdoctoral programme. Corina Rueegg is one of them. 

Published 16. nov. 2015 09:41

Arnaldo Frigessi kommer fra en privilegert adelsfamilie i Milano. Like fullt er det håpet om å endre verden som er hans største drivkraft. 

Published Nov. 26, 2014 10:25 AM

The University of Oslo celebrates BIG INSIGHT, our new centre for research based innovation, awarded by the Research Council of Norway.