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The Department of Biomaterials

The Department of Biomaterials at the Institute of Clinical Dentistry is devoted to research with relevance to clinical dentistry and medicine.


  • 2018_all_vienna Vienna visit Dec. 10, 2018 8:00 AM

    Erik Reimhult and Guruprakash Subbiahdoss were hosts when Hanna and Petter from Department of Biomaterials and Alejandro and Janne from Oral Research Laboratory visited the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna.

  • symp Bone regeneration in the oral cavity Nov. 23, 2018 4:13 PM

    Department of Biomaterials attended a consensus meeting that focused on the biological principles and biomaterials used in restoring missing bone tissue in the oral cavity.

  • havard-og-peyman3-small Kickoff meeting for Horizon 2020 project MgSafe Nov. 17, 2018 10:25 AM

    Department of Biomaterials has partnered with OsloMet in the Horizon 2020 project MgSafe that kicked off in Hamburg last week.

  • jukka_thumb Visitors from the Far East Nov. 12, 2018 11:42 AM

    Dental biomaterials expert Jukka Pekka Matinlinna visited the Biomaterials lab for a collaborative meeting.

  • maziar_thumb Another PhD from the department! Oct. 9, 2018 4:53 PM

    Maziar Ghadakchi Shabestari has publicly defended his doctoral dissertation Bone marrow lesions in osteoarthritis: role of angiogenesis and bone turnover. Department of Biomaterials congratulates Maziar on his great achievement!

  • jb_thumb Summer intern from France Sep. 29, 2018 7:53 PM

    Jean-Baptiste Sourbets from Polytech Nantes joined our group this summer to investigate the effect of cation doping on TiO 2 scaffold properties.

  • eu_grants_thumb EU success for the department Sep. 26, 2018 6:14 PM

    This year has brought our department some good luck with our EU grant proposals and we are now part of two new European collaboration projects - MgSafe project is now hiring PhD candidates.

  • oyestein_thumb Another PhD from the department! Aug. 30, 2018 2:40 PM

    Øystein Stakkestad has publicly defended his doctoral dissertation The role of ameloblastin in mesenchymal tissues. Department of Biomaterials congratulates Øystein on his great achievement!

  • marc_thumb Summer intern from Texas July 24, 2018 6:18 PM

    Marc Amrit Schober from University of North Texas joined our group this summer to learn a bit more about biomaterials and cell biology.

  • javi_thumb Visiting PhD student from Spain June 6, 2018 7:40 PM

    Javier Sanz Esporrin from Complutense University of Madrid joined our group for three months to learn more about micro- and nanoCT imaging.

  • scsb_thumb2 Award-winning visit to Sweden May 3, 2018 10:59 PM

    Department of Biomaterials travelled to ScSB2018 meeting to see Professor Lyngstadaas receive the prestigious ScSB Award

  • fran_thumb Visiting PhD student from Spain Apr. 2, 2018 6:09 PM

    Francisco Romero Gavilán from Universitat Jaume I in Spain joined our group for three months to learn more about protein adsorption on biomaterials.

  • 3d_cells_thumb Cell culture in three dimensions Mar. 27, 2018 3:40 PM

    Krzysztof Wrzesinski from CelVivo gave us a detailed introduction to 3D cell culture methods

  • nanoct_thumb Official kick-start to nanoCT imaging Feb. 7, 2018 7:39 PM

    Department of Biomaterials hosted an international symposium on x-ray tomography techniques.

  • david_thumb Another PhD from the department! Dec. 17, 2017 6:58 PM

    David Wiedmer has publicly defended his doctoral dissertation TiO 2 dark catalysis in biomedical applications. Department of Biomaterials congratulates David on his great achievement!

  • thao_thumb Master student from Germany Dec. 16, 2017 5:27 PM

    Thao Ha from Hanover joined our group for four months to work on her master thesis and she thoroughly enjoyed her stay in Oslo.

  • nano_thumb Biomaterials gone nano! Dec. 12, 2017 6:27 PM

    Department of Biomaterials hosted two seminars on nanostructured biomaterials and biosensor applications based on nanotechnology.

  • random_seminar Miniseminar: bone-anchored implants and antimicrobial resistance Dec. 6, 2017 7:47 PM

    Biomaterials hosts an open seminar on bone-anchored implants and the ramifications of increasing antimicrobial resistance on implant-related infections.

  • aveiro_thumb Getting bioinspired in Aveiro Nov. 12, 2017 8:06 PM

    Our department showed a strong presence at the 2nd International Symposium on Bioinspired Macromolecular Systems in Aveiro.

  • nanoct_unbox_thumb NanoCT unboxing Nov. 3, 2017 7:40 PM

    After a long wait, our brand new nanoCT scanner is up and running!

  • shahbaz1 More reasons to celebrate Sep. 23, 2017 6:22 PM

    September brought us even more reasons to celebrate at Biomaterials.

  • hkm_ceremony1 Four in a row for biomaterials Sep. 6, 2017 2:45 PM

    September started with big celebration for science at the Biomaterials lab.

  • summer_students Busy summer for our student researchers Aug. 26, 2017 9:27 PM

    While most people were enjoying their summer holidays by the beach, our lab did not quiet down thanks to our three hard-working student researchers.

  • crew2 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.

  • youngcas 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.

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Faculty of Dentistry
Box 1109 Blindern
0317 Oslo

Phone: +47-22852350

Visiting address

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