Call for SPARK projects – application deadline 15 December 2017
Nov. 2, 2017 8:13 AM
Are you a scientist working on health-related topics in the life science domain? Do you have an idea for a new solution or technology with innovation potential, but need help to take the next steps? Why not let the new two-year SPARK Norway programme at UiO help you!
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Darwin Day 2018: Ecology and evolution of infectious diseases
Feb. 12, 2018 10:15 AM
Welcome to the annual Darwin Day celebration at the university of Oslo. This open event is for everybody interested in science and history.
Kick-off SPARK Norway
Feb. 13, 2018 9:00 AM
As the third country in Europe, Norway establishes the innovation programme SPARK based on Stanford SPARK. At this kick-off UiO will showcase the first Norwegian SPARK teams – SPARKees – that have been selected through an application process.
First call for UiO's new innovation programme SPARK Norway
Nov. 2, 2017 8:39 AM
SPARK Norway is a two-year innovation programme to further develop ideas within health-related life sciences for the benefit of patients and society. Researchers from UiO and affiliated research groups at OUS or Ahus can apply UiO:Life Science to be included in the programme.
Videos and pictures from the Nobel event on stem cells
Sep. 18, 2017 10:09 AM
We had a full house when Shinya Yamanaka, 2012 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, visited Oslo on September 6. He gave a lecture about a new era of medicine with induced pluripotent stem cells – iPS cells – and participated in a panel discussion on implications of stem cell therapy for patients and society. Watch the videos and see pictures from the events.
Seven convergence environments will solve challenges related to health and environment
May 5, 2017 10:13 AM
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 new convergence environments at the University of Oslo.