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Pandemic Centre

Through research, teaching and dissemination, the Pandemic Centre shall provide innovative knowledge that enables society to cope with pandemics in the best possible way.

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Maïlys (23) went to Ghana to see how the pandemic affected small fishing-communities

Several African countries are experiencing food-shortages and stop in trade as a result of the pandemic and closed borders. UiB-student Maïlys Rouillé went to West-Africa to do fieldwork among fish-traders who had their livelihoods reduced.

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Robert S. Langer

The Moderna-founder: – Look for the good role-models!

Researcher and co-founder of the biotech-company Moderna, Robert S. Langer, has met a lot of skepticism and rejection in his career. He explains the road to success with being stubborn, having courage to think big and to have good role-models.

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Half of young adults with covid-19 have persistent symptoms 6 months after

A paper published in the prestigious journal Nature Medicine on long-COVID, describes persistent symptoms six months after acute COVID-19, even in young home isolated people.

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Coronavirus resources

Communication with healthcare workers can play an important role in older people’s decisions to vaccinate. However, healthcare workers need the opportunity, skills and information to communicate well. Benedicte Carlsen from HEMIL participated in this study.
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Springer Nature interview series

Life in Research: Interview with Ole Frithjof Norheim

Springer Nature has published a 3-part interview with BCEPS Director Ole Frithjof Norheim on how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the Sustainable Development Goals.