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Published Aug. 3, 2017 11:25 AM

Three rooms have been renovated during spring and summer in order to receive the new students this fall. These rooms are now ready!

Published July 31, 2017 10:44 AM

NRK reports on the use of optogenetics is manipulating the brain. 

Original article here (Norwegian only).

Published Jan. 26, 2017 12:39 PM

Professor Inger Sandlie has been an employee at the Department of biosciences since 1988. She is known for being eager and now she is running for the possition as Deputy Rector at the University of Oslo.

Published Dec. 8, 2016 3:23 PM

Lee Hsiang Liow at CEES and NHM has received a grant to study the link between micro- and macroevolution. 

Klaus Høiland gets the Bonnevie prize
Published Nov. 8, 2016 11:30 AM

Professor Klaus Høiland was awarded the Bonnevie prize for his lifelong effort to communicate science.

Nils Chr. Stenseth
Published Nov. 8, 2016 11:12 AM

Friday 28th of October Professor Nils Chr. Stenseth was elected into the prestigious academy as a foreign associate.

Published Oct. 27, 2016 7:08 PM

Our students are competing in the iGEM competition with their own invention! Phone-lab is a simple instrument to measure antibiotic resistance.

Image of Pål Falnes
Published Oct. 26, 2016 12:37 PM

Pål Falnes is taking over the leadership for the Section for Biochemistry and Molecular biology (BMB) after Fahri Saatciouglu.

Published Sep. 9, 2016 1:49 PM

Within 2016 The University of Oslo will sort all waste.

Published Sep. 9, 2016 1:03 PM

Thursday 8th of September the Department fo biosciences held a seremony for the masterstudents that graudated.

Published Sep. 1, 2016 8:00 AM

From 1st of September Stein Kaartvedt will be the new Head of Department.


Published May 31, 2016 1:04 PM

Workshop: “Cells on the move: at the intersection of intracellular transport and cell migration”

Auditorium 3, Kristine Bonnevies hus, Blindern, University of Oslo, 9-10 June 2016.

Nils Christian Stenseth
Published May 2, 2016 4:28 PM

Nils Chr. Stenseth has been inaugurated as a member of the National Academy of Sciences. Few Norwegians have been members of this scientific elite that includes about 200 Nobel Prize winners.

Published Feb. 12, 2016 2:47 PM

Two of the world’s leading centres for evolutionary science will join forces to strengthen evolution research and education, through a new partnership deal announced today, Friday 12 February, for International Darwin Day.

Published Feb. 9, 2016 2:02 PM

Finn-Eirik Johansen, the head of Department for IBV, has accepted the position as the Director of Life sciences at the University of Oslo. 

Published May 15, 2014 2:42 PM

The new lab will be operational within the next few months. Its total cost, including equipment, is 18 million NOK (2.2 million EUR).

Published Oct. 30, 2013 6:16 PM

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