Background and activities



I study how the body reacts and acclimatizes to the environment in diving.

By education I am a Civil Engineer in Biophysics and Medical Technology, and hold a Molecular Biology PhD from NTNU. My prior experience includes a post doc with the Ecole supérieure de biotechnologie in Strasbourg, molecular biologist at University Hospital Rigshospitalet Copenhagen, consultancy in forensic genetics with the Norwegian Board for Forensic Sciences and several years of leadership of the Medical Genetics Dept at St Olav’s University Hospital in Trondheim.



Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications


  • Eftedal, Ingrid. (1993) Heterogeneity in the incorporation and excision of uracil in DNA. 1993. ISBN 82-7119-591-3. Doktor ingeniøravhandling (1993:12).
  • Eftedal, Ingrid; Brubakk, Alf O. (1989) Automatization of pressure chamber : Monitoring & control of hyperbaric environment for animalresearch. 1989.