Research news from Titan
Hvem spiser og hvem blir spist blant de bittesmå protistene?
Jan. 22, 2020 8:27 AM
Protister får skylden for malaria, giardia og tørråte på poteter, men de står også bak glitrende vakker morild i vannet og fargen på korallrev. Nå har forskere fra Universitetet i Oslo laget en etterlengtet oversikt over hvem som driver med hva i denne store gruppa med stort sett encellede organismer.
The boom and bust economy of the Greenland Norse walrus ivory trade
Jan. 21, 2020 11:47 AM
Archaeological fragments of walrus skulls provide evidence of a widespread trade in ivory tusks across Europe during the Middle Ages. British and Norwegian researchers have now uncovered novel details about the impact of this intense trade: It may have driven the serial depletion of walruses in the High Arctic and led to the collapse of Norse Greenland.
- Kinas viktigste internasjonale forskerpris til Nils Chr. Stenseth Jan. 10, 2020 7:41 AM
- Gener er ikke alt – evolusjonen er mer nyansert enn mange tror Jan. 9, 2020 2:09 PM
Seminar by Åsmund Røhr Kjendseth from the Department of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science, Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU): "Tough chemistry by soft catalysts – putting copper enzymes to the test".
Seminar by Pierre Chymkowitch from the Department of Microbiology, Oslo University Hospital: "Adaptive regulation of transcription to maintain cellular homeostasis and identity".
Seminar by Bernd Thiede from the Department of biosciences, University of Oslo: "Protein species".
Seminar by Håvard Jenssen from the Department of Science and Environment at Roskilde University, Denmark: "Biological effects of host defence peptides; templates for future medicine".
You can´t blame the deer!
July 21, 2016 1:30 PM
The last decades the disease Lyme borreliosis that is spread by ticks has been increasing, but this increase cannot be explained by the increasing deer population only.
Communicating breakdown – Peptides control organ loss in plants
Dec. 11, 2015 11:09 AM
Have you ever wondered why the petals fall off your tulips after a week in a vase? Why trees drop their leaves in the autumn?
Biodiversity important for seagrass ecosystems
May 27, 2015 11:07 AM
Important habitats of seagrass may be threatened by loss of small animals.