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Using data gathered from 100 million Norwegian prescriptions, researchers at the University of Bergen have found that asthma medicine can halve a patient’s risk of developing Parkinson´s disease.
It is still unclear whether the burglary at the University Museum was done professionally, or if the objects were stolen more at random. “The police are working with both theories. We have no leads pointing in one direction or the other”, police officer Anita Dahl says.
After the burglary at the University Museum the security at the UiB has been under scrutiny. Here are facts on the security at the museum and objects of value at the University.
Broad coverage after the break-in at the University Museum has left the stolen objects less salable. The museum director is thankful for the dedication of the public.
The burglary at the University Museum affects many, also those who experienced the burglary at their own workplace. At a general meeting this Wednesday, the leaders at the museum and University of Bergen expressed complete trust in the employees.
Here you can scroll through pictures of the stolen artefacts. This page will be updated consecutively.
In August 400 objects were stolen from The University Museum. Most of the objects are from the Viking Age. Follow the story here.
In mid-August there was a break-in at the University Museum of Bergen. So far around 400 objects are registered as stolen from the archeological collections. Most of the objects are from the Viking Age. "We work to make sure something like this will not happen again", the museum director says.
Professor Marit Skivenes has received 10 million Norwegian kroner from the Research Council of Norway for her research on child care. The new grant is part of her new research centre, which will bring together world-class researchers in the field of law, child protection and children's rights.
On Monday 21 August, the fourth Bergen Exchanges conference opened with a special focus on legislation as a catalyst for social change regarding gender and sexuality.
Thousands of new UiB students have arrived in Bergen. Norwegian prime minister Erna Solberg was among the welcoming party at a ceremony in Nygårdsparken on 15 August.
The morning of August 14, employees at the University Museum of Bergen discovered a break in at The Cultural History Collections. So far 400 objects are registered as missing.
Per Bakke is the new Dean of The Faculty of Medicine (MED). Learn more about him in this interview.
Conor Douris is a bachelor student from University of Limerick. He has studied psychology and sociology, plays in a band and is interested in music therapy for children.
August 30, International centre UiB was officially opened. The centre will strenghten the international effort at the University of Bergen.
The University of Bergen and other media cluster companies signed for the takeover of Media City Bergen on August 1st.
Investments in research, innovation and education are not only economically necessary, but also a social responsibility, according to a report on the EU's future knowledge policy.