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SPARK Norway is UiO:Life Science´s innovation programme for health-related topics in the life science domain. The programme consists of mentoring, milestone-based funding and education to further develop your ideas. Uptake through annual open calls. The next call will be out in the fall 2018.

Contact innovation:

Morten Egeberg


UiO:Life Science shall promote innovation for environment and health in the field of life sciences.

Interviews with some of UiO's young innovative researchers

Chief Scientific Officer at Vaccibody
Agnete B. Fredriksen:
From the lab to vaccines that fight cancer and infectious diseases

Chief Scientific Officer at Nextera
Geir Åge Løset:
Society benefits from better treatment of inflammatory diseases

Researcher at UiO and Oslo University Hospital 
Jan Terje Andersen:
Extends the lifespan of drugs
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Talks about innovation in life sciences

Innovation was the topic for several talks at the Oslo Life Science conference both in 2018, 2017 and 2016.

Innovative education