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Ny bruk av gammelt antipsykotika?

Et gammelt avregistrert schizofreni-legemidel fra 50-tallet kan ha effekt på pasienter med hjernekreft.

CHICAGO: Tor-Christian Aase Johannessen, lege og postdoktor ved Institutt for Biomedisin ved Universitetet i Bergen (UiB), forsker på behandling av glioblastom, den hyppigst forekommende og mest dødelige formen for hjernekreft hos voksne. Den rammer rundt 250 personer hvert år i Norge. Les mer www.dagensmedisin.no.

Signing of an official collaboration agreement between KG Jebsen BTRC at UiB & Shandong University, China

The 8th of May, The University of Bergen and the KG-Jebsen BTRC, signed an official collaboration agreement with Shandong University, Qilu Hospital in China. The main purpose of this agreement is joint research programmes on brain tumours, with special emphasis on translational research. Continue reading Signing of an official collaboration agreement between KG Jebsen BTRC at UiB & Shandong University, China

PhD candidate Olivier Keunen successfully defends his thesis

On December 18 2014, Olivier Keunen of the NorLux Neuro-Oncology Laboratory defended his PhD thesis on Medical Imaging at the University of Bergen, Norway. His outstanding work focused on the use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and molecular imaging (PET) in elucidating treatment responses to angiogenic therapy in Glioblastoma. Continue reading PhD candidate Olivier Keunen successfully defends his thesis