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Professor Matinlinna visited the dental biomaterials lab with his PhD student Mr Ding Hao on 31st October 2018. He is part of a joint project on dental nanocomposites and there characterization with the latest nano CT. He shared his experience on the massive open online course on materials in oral health running under The University of Hong Kong and recorded expert opinions on current and future of dental biomaterials, medical technology and additive manufacturing from Håvard Haugen and Dr. Saad Qasim
Published Nov. 17, 2018 10:25 AM

Both Universities  in Oslo (OsloMet and UiO) are partners in  new the Horizon2020 EU project MgSafe. The Kick-Off meeting took place in Hamburg last week

Published Nov. 12, 2018 11:42 AM

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

Published 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!

Published 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 TiO2 scaffold properties.

Published 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.

Published 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!

Published 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.

Published 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.

Published May 3, 2018 10:59 PM

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

Published 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.

Published Mar. 27, 2018 3:40 PM

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

Published Feb. 7, 2018 7:39 PM

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

Published Dec. 17, 2017 6:58 PM

David Wiedmer has publicly defended his doctoral dissertation TiO2 dark catalysis in biomedical applications. Department of Biomaterials congratulates David on his great achievement!

Published 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.

Published Dec. 12, 2017 6:27 PM

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

Published 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.

Published Nov. 12, 2017 8:06 PM

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

Published Nov. 3, 2017 7:40 PM

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

Published Sep. 23, 2017 6:22 PM

September brought us even more reasons to celebrate at Biomaterials.

Published Sep. 6, 2017 2:45 PM

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

Published 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.

Published 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.

Published 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.

Published 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.

Published 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!