Ongoing research projects

Cardiac Exercise Research Group is an active research group with more than 50 employees. Here, we present some of our largest ongoing research projects.


The EU funded OptimEx study looks at the effect of 4x4 interval training in patients with diastolic heart failure, where the heart is stiff and have impaired filling.

Read more on the OptimEx website

Generation 100

Generasjon100 is the first and largest study that aims to find out if exercise can give elderly people a longer and healthier life.

Read more about the Generation 100 Study


How much and how intense exercise is needed to reduce cardiovascular risk in persons with the metabolic syndrome?

Read more about the EX-MET Study

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