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Research news and events

Research news

  • rebecca-gladstone-1000x562 Increase in antibiotic-resistant E.coli infections May 27, 2021 9:35 AM

    One out of ten E. coli samples contained variants that are resistant to several kinds of antibiotics. Researchers warn that we must monitor the future development of antibiotic resistance carefully.

  • fyhn-gridceller New research sheds light on the brain’s GPS system May 14, 2021 12:08 PM

    Grid cells are the brain’s GPS system. But do they use brain waves to gather information about speed and direction? Researchers at the University of Oslo resolved the question.

Research events

June 28, 2021 12:15 PM , Zoom

MSc Adeel Manaf at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “The role of the oocyte epigenome in the acquisition of meiotic competence and early embryo development” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Nov. 25, 2021 9:00 AM - Nov. 26, 2021 2:00 PM , University of Oslo, Department of Nutrition

This workshop will give an introduction to respirometry and how to use the whole room calorimetry.

In addition, a theoretical and practical introduction on the Promethion architecture and specifics of the Hohenheim system will also be presented, including system calibration and validation by propane burn.

Funding opportunities

Announcements of various research grants, stipends and awards.