Background and activities

Medical doctor and PhD student at NTNU. I research medical imaging, melatonin treatment and brain injury in the newborn with the Live MR group at NTNU. Resident at the Neurological Department, St Olavs Hospital.

Born:                          1989

Present position:     PhD student


Research interests

  • Experimental models of brain diseases
  • Image guided therapy of brain diseases
  • Treatment of brain diseases with melatonin


Current research projects

Melatonin treatment of hypoxic-ischemic brain injury in neonatal rats

Lipid based nanoparticles for delivery of melatonin to the brain


Previous research projects

Intermittent hyperoxia-hypoxia: Effect on cerebral vascularization, brain development and locomotor function in neonatal rats.

MRI of stem cell treatment of hypoxic-ischemic brain injury in neonatal and adult rats.



2009-16: Medical student, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway

2011-15: Medical research student, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway

2016-pd: PhD-student, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway





Marius Widerøe

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Artistic productions

  • Nyman, Axel Karl Gottfrid. (2012) In Bloom. The 4th National PhD Conference in Medical Imaging. 2012.