Parts of the brain decline faster from age 30. These brain changes are accelerated in people with Alzheimer’s disease.
New research links racism to a heritable personality.
"The quality of life in Norway is already unequally distributed. And the marginalized groups are going to increase in the wake of the Corona pandemic," says Ragnhild Bang Nes. She has conducted research into what makes us happy.
Two new RCN grants for Promenta
Dec. 17, 2020
PIs Espen Røysamb and Ragnhild Bang Nes scored two for two this week as grants from the Research Council of Norway were announced, adding two exciting new projects to the Promenta portfolio. These grants provide the resources to do groundbreaking research into the field of quality of life and wellbeing, from two rather different perspectives.
Provide summer research projects for students in life sciences
Dec. 10, 2020
UiO:Life Science will fund educational summer research projects for 40 students between April and September 2021 for students currently enrolled in a bachelor, master or relevant professional degree program at UiO. We now invite you to suggest projects for one or two students. The application deadline was 1 February 2021.
Electrophysiological and behavioral indices of cognitive conflict processing across adolescence
Mar. 1, 2021
Cognitive control enables goal-oriented adaptation to a fast-changing environment and has a protracted development spanning into young adulthood.
Environmental light exposure, rest-activity rhythms, and symptoms of inattention and hyperactivity: An observational study of Australian preschoolers
Feb. 22, 2021
Environmental light increases acute alertness and is the main regulator of the circadian clock in humans.