Tissue Engineering

External funding

The group has consistently received funding from national and international agencies to partner and coordinate large research projects.

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Current funding:

  • Bergen Research Foundation: Reconstruction of mandibular bone using stem cells and biomedical engineering approaches (2018 - 2022)
  • Commercialising R&D results (NFR FORNY2020)
  • Research Council of Norway: Oral Maxibone, BEHANDLING (NFR)
  • EU H2020 Maxibone: Personalised maxillofacial bone regeneration (EU project nr 210426676, 2018–2021)

Previous funding:

  • Western Norway Regional Health Authority (Helse Vest, 2016–2018): Regenerating bone defects using stem cells: experimental and clinical studies
  • Research Council of Norway (NORCEL project, 2013–2018):  The NORwegian nanoCELlulose Technology Platform
  • International Team for Implantology research grant – in collaboration with the Faculty of Odontology, Malmø University, Sweden (ITI, 2016–2018)
  • FP7-HEALTH-2009 REBORNE – Regenerating Bone Defects using New Biomedical Engineering approaches (EU project nr 241879, 2010–2015)
  • FP7-HEALTH-2009 VascuBone – A Toolbox for Tailor-made Vascularized Bone Implants (EU project nr 242175, 2010–2015)
  • Research Council of Norway, FRIMED (17734/V50, 2007–2010)
  • Research Council of Norway, StemCell (180383/V40, 2007–2010)
  • Western Norway Regional Health Authority (Helse Vest, 2011–2012)
  • Meltzer foundation (2012–2013)