Searching to improve the diagnosis and treatment of dry mouth
Feb. 22, 2017 01:54 PM
Today, a minor surgical operation involving extracting a few salivary glands from the lower lip, is one of the steps required to determine whether or not a dry mouth is due to the chronic disorder Sjögren's syndrome. Researchers at the University of Oslo (UiO) are working to simplify the diagnostic process so that a single saliva test may be sufficient.
Oslo Life Science is over for now
Feb. 22, 2017 09:28 AM
The Oslo Life Science Conference 2017 is over. See pictures, watch videos and download presentations from the main day.
Reproductive health causes tension in South Sudan
Feb. 16, 2017 11:37 AM
South Sudanese women find themselves in the middle of a tug-of-war between traditional, militarised and medicalised views on their reproductive Health.
The world is running wild
Feb. 16, 2017 10:00 AM
- It is all accelerating too violently and too fast and we are lacking restricting mechanisms that would slow us down, says Thomas Hylland Eriksen in an interview with Politiken.
Trial lecture and public defence for the PhD degree – Arnhild Leer-Helgesen
Mar. 2, 2017 12:00 AM
Title of the thesis: "Negotiating Religion and Development: Diaconal Praxis in the Bolivian Andes" See announcement.
Amrish Patel, University of East Anglia: Co-Financing Agreements and Reciprocity: When 'No Deal' is a Good Deal.
Mar. 2, 2017 02:15 PM
Department seminar. Amrish Patel is a Lecturer in Economics at the University of East Anglia. He will present a paper entitled "Co-Financing Agreements and Reciprocity: When 'No Deal' is a Good Deal", written jointly with Dooseok Jang and Martin Dufwenberg.
Plasticity and Change
Mar. 3, 2017 10:00 AM
Welcome to the Spring International Seminar of The Center for Lifespan Changes in Brain and Cognition (LCBC). There will be presentations from international researchers on plasticity and change in brain and cognition.
Technologies of Space: Verticality, Volume, Infrastructure
Mar. 3, 2017 10:00 AM
The one-day symposium «Technologies of Space: Verticality, Volume, Infrastructure» interrogates recent calls across spatial disciplines to expand space and its mapping from horizontal, plane surface to vertical dimensionality and volume. Lectures by Mark Dorrian, Stuart Elden and Lisa Parks.
Rohini Pande, Harvard
Mar. 6, 2017 12:30 PM
ESOP seminar. Rohini Pande is the Mohammed Kamal Professor of Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School.