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Convergence environments

Man-made pollutants, the peculiar immune system of codfish, embryonic development, personalised cancer therapies, human genetic history and new technologies to handle both disease and pollutants.

This will be studied in seven convergence environments that received funding from UiO:Life Science from 2017.

Life science research at UiO

Research news

  • marius_f_maurstad_hagen_660 Life sciences: Students in full swing doing research projects June 19, 2018 4:25 PM

    During the next six months, 67 students will work on research projects with summer scholarships from UiO:Life Science. At the Natural History Museum, bachelor’s degree student Marius F. Maurstad is already in full swing with his project. He is studying beetles at the molecular level to understand how climate change affects prevalence and evolution, and in a worst-case scenario, extinction of species – a dream job, in his opinion.