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Published Aug. 26, 2015 1:45 PM

EI3POD was lauched in July 2015 and opens its doors to academia and industry to foster cross-institutional academic research, industry collaborations and the development of commercial know-how and entrepreneurship.

EI3POD is co-funded by EMBL and the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions.

Published June 26, 2015 8:58 AM

The Norwegian Research Council today published the results of its latest call for new research infrastructures under the National Infrastructure programme. In total 1.3 billion NOK is allocated to new infrastructure investments. One of the applications invited for contract negotiations is NOR-OPENSCREEN, a distributed infrastructure for chemical biology and marine bioprospecting with the Universities of Oslo, Tromsø, Bergen and SINTEF (Trondheim) as partners.

Published June 1, 2015 12:50 PM

The 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Meeting took place in Chicago on May 29 - June 2. This Annual Meeting brings together 30,000 oncology professionals from around the world. On May 30 NCMM PhD fellow Simer Bains gave an oral presentation entitled "Impact of aspirin as secondary prevention in an unselected cohort of 25 644 patients with colorectal cancer: A population-based study".

Published Apr. 22, 2015 10:20 AM

FIMM Director Olli Kallioniemi has been appointed director of the Science for Life Laboratory (SciLifeLab), Sweden and will start in this position in September, 2015. Olli Kallioniemi will join SciLifeLab as a professor at Karolinska Institutet and continue as a part-time Research Director at FIMM. NCMM congratulates Olli Kallioniemi to the appointment.