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A new weapon in the fight against skeletal muscle wasting

A hormone builiding muscle mass can be vital in helping the aged, cancer patients and the obese, new research from the University of Bergen shows.

Book-prize winner

Political scientist scores publication award

Professor Michaël Tatham honoured by the Faculty of Social Sciences for his volume on European regions, which was published by Oxford University Press.

Centre of Excellence

Digging the past

The new Centre of Excellence at The University of Bergen aims to discover the past to understand the present.

Nyheter

New name for Faculty of Medicine and Odontology

The faculty is now called Faculty of Medicine.

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UiB is Norway’s most cited

UiB is once again Norway's most cited university. That was the result of a major new survey. On a worldwide basis, UiB has also climbed up the rankings due to frequently cited and international researchers.

RESEARCHERS TO WATCH

Fighting for democracy

Thomas Piketty's bestseller about capitalism made it clear to Yvette Peters what her next research project would focus on: political inequality.

NEWS | EU-FUNDING

Does digitalisation enhance collaboration?

The international research project TROPICO has received support from the EU's programme for research and innovation, Horizon 2020. The project is coordinated by the University of Bergen.

MEDIA RESEARCH

Gaming her way to professorship

Kristine Jørgensen has been appointed professor at the University of Bergen. She is Norway’s first woman to become a professor focusing on computer game studies.

ARTISTIC RESEARCH

To the Venice Biennale with performance about hidden stock trading

Synsmaskinen presents the performance 2061 INMORAL LIDOS at the Venice Biennale 2017. The work is inspired by the financial crisis and addresses the phenomenon Dark Pools.