Faculty of Medicine

News archive for Faculty of Medicine

New Location: Gades Institute, Lab Building, 5th floor, "Forskningslaboratorier"
Researchers from all three clinical departments (Clinical Medicine, Medicine, and Surgical sciences) are hereby invited to present their work to fellow researchers and the general audience. If you have presented a poster or had an oral presentation at a scientific meeting or a conference in 2011, you are welcome to submit your work. It is possible to submit several abstracts, but each abstract... Read more
Stefan De Vogel has published an article at the journal of Cancer, biomarkers & prevention where he shows that high plasma concentrations of methionine and betaine, and vitamins B2 and B6 may reduce risk of developing colorectal adenomas. In addition to B-vitamins, methyl group donors such as methionine and betaine may play a role in colorectal carcinogenesis.
Date: Oct 25th-27th, 2011. Organized by Tina Pavlin, MIC Bergen
The Bergen Medical Research Foundation calls for applications for 3-year research projects at the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Bergen. Deadline: 7 November.
Several researchers from Bergen presented at the 5th Nordic Social Pharmacy and Health Services Research Conference. Dr. Linda Strand was one of the invited speakers, reflecting over 20 years of pharmaceutical care practice.
Aurora Martinez and her research group at the Department of Biomedicine work to find cures for rare, genetic illnesses.
Long Giang Nguyen investigates properties of nylon-based materials
The library offers free courses free for staff and students at UiB and Haukeland University Hospital
Projects related to particles from implants
Research collaboration between University of Bergen, Bergen University College and Haukeland University Hospital resulted in several presentations.
The annual Norwegian Molecular Imaging Consortium meeting will take place at the University of Bergen from Thursday 25th to Friday the 26th of October, 2012.
The annual Norwegian Molecular Imaging Consortium meeting will take place at the University of Tromsø from Thursday 20th to Friday the 21st of October, 2011.
The Research Groups for General Practice and Physiotherapy at the Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care are represented in the EU’s research network COST - Action, dedicated to the issue: “Assessment of Pain in Patients with Impaired Cognition, especially Dementia”.
Linda Stuhr and co-workers have shown that an increased availabiity of oxygen in tumours inhibits both growth and production of new capillaries (angiogenesis).
On the 20th of May 2011 Jill Anette Opsahl successfully defended her PhD thesis and thus completed her PhD degree.