PharmaTox was established January 1st 2015 as a prioritized research initiative supported by the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. The research projects within PharmaTox involve specialists in neurotoxicology, pharmacology, teratology, statistics, bioinformatics, epigenetics and epidemiology.
PharmaTox's leader Prof. Hedvig Nordeng is third most published female scientist in Norway Nov. 9, 2022 9:00 AM
Please join us in congratulating Prof. Nordeng on her publication record for 2021.
Workshop on (epi)genetics in pharmacoepidemiology! Aug. 31, 2022 7:20 PM
Are you interested in how genetic and epigenetic data can be used to gain new insights in epidemiology?
Many great summer student projects! Aug. 31, 2022 7:10 PM
We had a great group of UiO:Life Science students working with us this summer! They had backgrounds from biosciences, health economy, psychology, neuroscience, public health and informatics.
Perinatal epidemiology: two new PharmaTox articles in JAMA Network Open this summer! Aug. 21, 2022 12:41 AM
In June 2022 Johanne Naper Trønnes and Gerd Marie Harris defended their PhDs, and this summer their last papers were published!
PharmaTox researchers at EEPE summer course in Florence! July 14, 2022 10:46 AM
PharmaTox-affiliated postdoc Nhung Trinh and PhD student Emilie Willoch Olstad attended the one-week summer course “Genetic and Epigenetic Epidemiology” in Florence, Italy, organised by the European Educational Programme in Epidemiology (EEPE). The course covered both fundamental knowledge and emerging methodologies within the field, presented by lecturers at the forefront of genetic and epigenetic epidemiological research.