Research group for Infection and Microbiology

Bjørn Blomberg with an award for Publication of the Year

Bjørn Blomberg
Jørgen Barth, UiB

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The Faculty Day 2022 at the Faculty of Medicine, UiB took place on the 27th of April. The award ceremony honored outstanding researchers from our faculty in different categories, including education and research.

Our colleague and member of the Research Group for Infection and Microbiology – Associate Professor Bjørn Blomberg was awarded the Prize for the Publication of the Year for the article “Long COVID in a prospective cohort of home-isolated patients” published in Nature Medicine.

This year two publications have received the prize – the second one was an article "Decompression with or without Fusion in Degenerative Lumbar Spondylolishesis" by Ivar M. Austevoll from the Klinisk Institutt 1.

Read more about the awarded article by Bjørn and his colleagues:

Blomberg, B., Mohn, K.GI., Brokstad, K.A. et al. Long COVID in a prospective cohort of home-isolated patients. Nat Med 27, 1607–1613 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41591-021-01433-3