Dec. 1, 2020 10:58 AM
Blood samples can be provided on paper by patients at home. Recent developments by researchers in Oslo now enables blood sample processing whilst in the mail on the way to the diagnostics lab.
Dec. 1, 2020 10:40 AM
In folk medicine, chaga is considered by many as a miracle cure for "everything". Although those expectations are exaggerated, the fungus may be a future basis for cancer medicine.
Sep. 28, 2020 10:16 AM
Drugs exposed to light may lose their effect or become toxic. Now comes the help the health services has been waiting for.
Apr. 16, 2015 10:34 AM
Three-year-old siblings exposed to antidepressants in pregnancy show increased anxiety symptoms compared to their unexposed siblings.
Feb. 1, 2012 10:56 AM
Scientists at The School of Pharmacy and the Faculty of Dentistry have designed small particles which can adsorb to the teeth. This can potentially protect the enamel against tooth wear and caries.
The particles can unfortunately not replace tooth brushing but be an important supplement to improve the oral health.
Aug. 31, 2011 12:10 PM
Researchers at University of Oslo have discovered a substance which can fight obesity. The pharmaceutical industry is interested and the potential market value is estimated to a billion dollars per year.