News and events

  • NORMENT Annual Report 2020 Apr. 6, 2021 2:02 PM

    Our 2020 Annual Report is now published.

  • Digital event: Precision psychiatry - Combining big data with stem cells Jan. 8, 2021 12:37 PM

    As part of the Oslo Life Science Conference 2021 the convergence environment 4MENT, lead by NORMENT, will be organizing a digital event on precision psychiatry on February 17th, 12-3:30 PM.

  • The NORMENT 2050 initiative Dec. 18, 2020 10:22 AM

    NORMENT’s Centre of Excellence funding from the Research Council of Norway will end in June 2023. However, the database and biobank of the Centre will continue through an initiative called “NORMENT 2050”.

  • Prize to Tobias Kaufmann for outstanding scientific paper June 4, 2020 7:00 PM

    Tobias Kaufmann and colleagues at NORMENT have been awarded a prize for outstanding scientific paper published during the second half-year of 2019.

  • Worldwide study unlocks genetic secrets of the grey matter Apr. 8, 2020 12:18 PM

    A major international collaboration study with contribution from NORMENT researchers has produced the first genetic map of the cerebral cortex, identifying more than 300 genetic variants that influence the structure of the key brain region. The results were recently published in the prestigious journal Science.

  • Genetic overlap between body weight and mental disorders Jan. 13, 2020 10:21 AM

    In a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry, researchers from NORMENT discovered a number of genetic variants that are linked to both body weight and severe mental illness.