Cellular Networks

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Networks in normal and diseased cell systems

We study signaling events and metabolism in various phases of tumor development, including tumor growth and metastasis. 

We use multidisciplinary approaches employing biochemistry, cell based systems, molecular biology, animal models, and collaborations with pharmaceutical industry and clinical research.

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ME associated with cellular energy strain

Professor Karl Johan Tronstad at the University of Bergen has supervised a study which found biochemical changes in the blood of ME patients. The results support the hypothesis that the disease involves impaired cellular energy metabolism.

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COVID-19 and Vitamin D

Gro Vatne Røsland is a researcher at the Department of Biomedicine and has written a popular scientific article summarizing current research regarding Vitamin D-intake and infectious diseases.