Nicolai Andre Lund-Blix defends his doctoral dissertation for the degree of Ph.d.:
Early nutrition and risk of type 1 diabetes.
Time and place: March 1st 2017 at 13:15, Ullevål sykehus, bygg 25 – Laboratoriebygningen, Rødt auditorium, 1. etasje.
His trial lecture will be held on March 1st 2017 at 10:15, Ullevål sykehus, bygg 25 – Laboratoriebygningen, Rødt auditorium, 1. etasje.
On February 16th, Oslo Diabetes Research Centre will hold a “Thursday meeting” from 3.00 pm to 4.00 pm. (Møterommet på Barnesenteret (bygg 9), Universitetsseksjonen i underetasjen, Ullevål sykehus.)
Talk will be given by Christine Sommer: “Løselig leptinreseptor – joker i sammenhengen mellom fedme og type 2 diabetes?”.
Five projects from Oslo Diabetes Research Centre were granted support as the board of the South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority (Helse Sør-Øst) distributed financial resources to new research projects for 2017:
“Atherosclerosis and Childhood Diabetes” – a doctoral project for three years lead by Hanna Dis Margeirsdottir, postdoctoral fellow.
“Thyroid and Virus Detection and Intervention” – a doctoral project for three years lead by Professor Knut Dahl-Jørgensen.
“Are epigenetic modifications of key genes in placenta important links between mother’s lifestyle and fetal pre‐ and postnatal growth patterns and future diabetes risk?” – research grant for four years for Line Sletner, postdoctoral fellow.
“Early nutrition and risk of islet autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes” – a post-doctoral project for three years lead by Professor Geir Joner.
“Nutritional environment of the unborn child: The role of the placenta in the maternal‐fetal interaction” – research grant for three months for Trond Michelsen, postdoctoral fellow.