The Department of Biomaterials at the Institute of Clinical Dentistry is devoted to research with relevance to clinical dentistry and medicine.
Biting into the future challenges in biomaterials
July 12, 2017 6:24 PM
Group of enthusiastic biomaterials researchers and microbiologists joined their forces last week to discuss the future challenges related to implantable medical devices in the world without antibiotics.
Seminar on anti-infective materials on 6th July!
June 26, 2017 8:25 PM
Come and join us in our discussion on how to design and test anti-infective biomaterials for the post-antibiotic era.
The big fat surprises
June 11, 2017 4:26 PM
Our department hosted a seminar on the surprising similarities of bone and fat tissue and the devastating consequences of obesity on oral health.
Another PhD from the department!
Apr. 11, 2017 8:14 AM
Sebastian Geißler has publicly defended his doctoral dissertation Surface functionalization of dental implants for improved biological response and reduced infection risk. Department of Biomaterials congratulates Sebastian on his great achievement!
March madness for Biomaterials
Apr. 5, 2017 11:57 AM
Department of Biomaterials had an eventful March with many of our researchers participating in two different international conferences.
Top biomaterials research will soon be presented in Hafjell
Mar. 3, 2017 5:56 PM
Department of Biomaterials is involved in organising the Scandinavian Society for Biomaterials annual meeting in Hafjell 15-17 March.
Bright future for high-resolution imaging of biological tissues
Feb. 13, 2017 6:45 PM
Martin Bech from University of Lund offered us a glimpse into the exciting new possiblities available in high-resolution X-ray imaging of biological materials.
Erasmus intern from Poland
Jan. 24, 2017 6:02 PM
Paweł Kałłas from Szczecin joined our group for a five month Erasmus internship and thoroughly enjoyed his stay in Oslo.
Master students from Germany
Jan. 5, 2017 9:26 AM
Two of our German master students are done with their Erasmus internships at our department.
Dec. 22, 2016 4:36 PM
Department of Biomaterials will be closed during the Christmas holidays from 23 December to 2 January.
Biomaterials took over research day
Dec. 20, 2016 5:04 PM
Our department made the most of the opportunity to present our research projects to fellow researchers at the annual Faculty research day.
Investigating blood compatibility of biomaterials
Dec. 20, 2016 10:27 AM
Claudia Sperling from Dresden visited our lab to discuss blood compatibility testing of various biomaterial surfaces
Biomaterials winter seminar in Drøbak
Dec. 2, 2016 6:26 PM
Department of Biomaterials retreated to the peace and quiet of Drøbak to learn about the goings-on in all of our research projects
Nordic neutron scatterers unscattered their knowledge in Oslo
Nov. 10, 2016 6:26 PM
Department of Biomaterials was present at the Nordic Young Neutron Scatterers meeting held at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
Enamel Symposium 2016
Nov. 7, 2016 8:00 AM
Department of Biomaterials participated at the ninth international conference on dental enamel
Synchrotron and Neutron Scattering in Biomaterials and Soft Matter
Nov. 1, 2016 3:45 PM
Department of Biomaterials participated at the Synchrotron and Neutron Scattering in Biomaterials and Soft Matter Workshop in Malmö
Biomaterials hosts an alumni seminar
Oct. 17, 2016 6:02 PM
Department of Biomaterials will host the 2nd Biomaterials Alumni Day on Friday 21 October! Come and join us to hear what our former PhD students are up to nowadays.
Another PhD from the deparment!
Oct. 10, 2016 6:56 PM
Rivan Sidaly has publicly defended her doctoral dissertation The role of hypoxia on the formation of dental enamel: a clinical, an experimental animal, and a cell study. Department of Biomaterials congratulates Rivan on her great achievement!
Biomaterials granted EU funding
Oct. 3, 2016 6:15 PM
Department of Biomaterials will be participating in an EU-funded research project called "BLUETEETH" together with partners from Portugal and Iceland.
Erasmus student from Munich
Sep. 16, 2016 4:01 PM
Mathias Dorn from Technische Universität München joined our lab for half a year to do research on surface modification of titanium dioxide bone scaffolds.
Another PhD from the department!
Sep. 13, 2016 11:11 AM
Anders Verket has publicly defended his doctoral dissertation On surface coatings of titanium-based bone graft materials. Department of Biomaterials congratulates Anders on his great achievement!
Erasmus interns enjoyed a summer in Oslo
Sep. 1, 2016 11:48 AM
Two student interns spent a summer working on research projects at our lab in Oslo.
Microbial Surface Colonization Symposium
July 20, 2016 10:06 AM
On the 30th August 2016 The Symposium “Microbial Surface Colonization” accompanies the “årsmøte” (yearly meeting) of the Norwegian Microbiological Society (Norsk Forening for Mikrobiologi, NFM), and is co-organized by the NFM, the UiO Centre for Integrated Microbial Evolution (CIME) and the Institute of Clinical Dentistry at UiO.
Biomaterials World Tour 2016
July 2, 2016 3:18 PM
Some of our researchers launched on a world tour to present our latest results to fellow biomaterials scientist.
Growing Artificial Tissues in Simulated Microgravity
July 1, 2016 3:35 PM
In June 2016, The Department of Biomaterials held a seminar on Growing Artificial Tissues in Simulated Microgravity. The guest speaker of the seminar was Prof. Alamelu Sundaresan from Department of Biology, Texas Southern University, Houston, USA.
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