60 million Danish kroner for basic biomedical research



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Professor Torben Heick Jensen receives DKK 60 million from the Novo Nordisk Foundation to establish the research center 'Exo-Adapt', which will determine how our cells sort genetic information. Photo: Lisbeth Heilesen.

2019.01.08 | Grant

60 million Danish kroner for basic biomedical research

Professor Torben Heick Jensen, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University, receives DKK 60 million (Euro 8 million) from the Novo Nordisk Foundation's Challenge Programme to establish the research center 'Exo-Adapt', which will determine how our cells sort genetic information.

Gregers Rom Andersen (left) and Poul Nissen participate in a new three-year EU project, which has received a grant from the EU of EUR 3.6 million. Photo: Lisbeth Heilesen
The HALOS collaboration includes eight academic research institutes in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Germany, MAX IV and ESS in Sweden, DESY and the European XFEL in Germany, the Medicon Valley Alliance (MVA), industry in MedTech, BioTech and Pharma, Region Skåne, the Capital Region of Denmark and the City of Hamburg. Figure: Lund University

2019.01.02 | Grant

Aarhus University participates in a new Oresund-Kattegat-Skagerak EU Life Science Network

Gregers Rom Andersen and Poul Nissen from the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University, participate in a new three-year EU project for the Oresund-Kattegat-Skagerak (OKS) area, which has received a grant from the EU of EUR 3.6 million.

The cow's genetics and changes in her rumen flora can affect how much methane she emits. Photo: Janne Hansen

2018.12.12 | Research

Methane from cow burps can be reduced by a two-front approach

Combing a cow’s own genetics with strategies that target changes in her rumen flora may be able to reduce methane emissions more effectively than by only selecting for low methane-emitting cows.

2018.12.06 | Grant

Six researchers from MBG receive a grant from the Novo Nordisk Foundation

The Novo Nordisk Foundation has awarded a total of 51 grants for project support in Life Sciences and Basic Biomedicine. Of this, six MBG researchers have been granted a grant.

Events

Mon 21 Jan
10:00-12:00 | 3130-303, Conference room
Qualifying exam: Maria Stenum Hansen: Biological Activities of Dairy Milk Extracellular Vesicles
Tue 22 Jan
12:00-13:00 | Physiology Auditorium, building 1162-013
Biomedicine seminar: Processing Memories in the Extended Hippocampal Circuit
Jelena Radulovic
Tue 22 Jan
12:30-14:30 | Lundbeck Auditorium, University of Copenhagen Biocentre, Ole Maaloes Vej 5, 2200 Copenhagen N
Doctoral defence: Carbon-Phosphorus Lyase Pathway: Reactions and Proteins
Bjarne Hove-Jensen, guest at the Section for Structural Biology

PhD defences

Bárður Eyjólfsson Ellendersen

2019.01.22 | PhD defense

Bárður Eyjólfsson Ellendersen: Organization of behavioural output in D. melanogaster males during mating

PhD defence, Tuesday 22 January 2019. Bárður Eyjólfsson Ellendersen.

Adriana-Michelle Wolf Pérez

2019.01.14 | PhD defense

Adriana-Michelle Wolf Pérez: In silico and in vitro biophysical screening methods for proteins

PhD defence, Monday, 14 January 2019. Adriana-Michelle Wolf Pérez.