“Thursday Meeting” August 20th


On August 20th, Oslo Diabetes Research Centre will hold a “Thursday meeting” from 3 pm to 4.00 pm, Store Møterom, bygg 98, Aker.

Presentation of projects awarded research grants from Aker og Ullevål Diabetes Research Fund and AstraZeneca.

Lars-Christian Stene: Intrauterine and early life iron metabolism and risk of childhood- onset type 1 diabetes.

Tore Julsrud Berg / Kristian F. Hanssen: Asymptomatic coronary artery disease in long-term survivors of type 1 diabetes.

Martin Heier (presentation by Kristian F. Hanssen): Early atherosclerosis in childhood onset diabetes – New pathogenic factors.

Christine Sommer: Ethnic differences in soluble leptin receptor (sOB-R) and risk of gestational diabetes (GDM).

Anne Karen Jenum / Åse Ruth Eggemoen: Ethnic differences in Vitamin D Binding Protein, genes encoding the proteins in vitamin D metabolism and relation with bioavailable free fraction of vitamin D.

Hanne Løvdal Gulseth: Changes in bone marrow adipose tissue in relation to bone loss and improved insulin sensitivity after bariatric surgery: Identification of biomarkers and new metabolic pathways.