Units at the Department

Unit for Molecular Biology

Unit manager: Duan Chen
Deputy unit manager: Bodil Kavli

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Unit for Cell Biology

Unit manager: Toril Holien
Deputy unit manager: Therese Standal

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Unit for Cancer and Clinical Research

Unit manager: Bjørn Henning Grønberg

Research Areas:

  • Oncology
  • Palliative medicine
  • Medical ethics
  • Dermatology
  • Venerology

Unit for Gastroenterology

Unit manager: Ingunn Bakke

Research Areas:

  • Gastroenterology
  • Gastric surgery
  • Endocrinology
  • Basal gastro-intestinal physiology
  • Functional genomics
  • Systems Biology


Unit manager: Terje Espevik
Deputy unit manager: Trude Helen Flo

Research Areas:

  • Inflammation Research
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
  • Molecular Mechanisms of Mycobacterial Infections
  • Autophagy and Oxidative Stress Defense
  • Inflammation and Fenetics in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disease


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