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Published 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”.

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Published 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

Published Sep. 26, 2019 12:59 PM

In a study just published in Nature Neuroscience, Tobias Kaufmann and colleagues at NORMENT reported that several psychiatric and neurological disorders are associated with an apparent aging of the brain.

Published Apr. 15, 2019 11:39 AM

A new study from Dag Alnæs and collaborators shows that schizophrenia is associated with increased individual differences in brain structure as compared to healthy individuals.

Published Apr. 12, 2019 11:07 AM

NORMENT's Annual Report is now published. The report is a requirement from the Research Council of Norway as part of the Centres of Excellence programme.