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HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Infection with Parvicapsula (Myxosporea) in farmed Atlantic salmon. Taxonomy, epizootiology, pathology and biology

An unidentified myxosporean parasite in the genus parvicapsula has caussed significant mortality in farmed Atlantic salmon in northern Norway. This parasite has never previously been seen in Norway. It is feard that the parasite may also have negative con sequences for wild populations of Atlanti...

Awarded: NOK 2.1 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2010

Location: Viken

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Consented to contribute to the common good?

The scientific aim of the ”consentenced to contribute to the common good?” project is to exprore ethical relationships between the research subjects contributing to a biobank, and the perceived outcome of biobank research. In the recent Norwegian biobank law proposal, this relationship is regul...

Awarded: NOK 2.0 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

NANOMAT-Nanoteknologi og nye materialer

Nanostructured Soft and Complex Materials

A nationally Coordinated Research Team (CRT) from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), the University of Oslo (UiO) and the Institute for Energy Technology (IFE) proposes to enhance further a research activity for the study of Nanost ructured Soft and Complex Materials (NSC...

Awarded: NOK 16.7 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Atlantic salmon - our most important raw material for food production: Knowledge basis for increased pre-rigor processing in Norway.

Independent of localization most industry has based their production of salmon on post-rigor raw material of approximately the same freshness. Since post-rigor filleting requires several days of storage from slaughter, rigor development is combined with c hilled transportation to the process indu...

Awarded: NOK 15.0 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2009

Location: Viken

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Mitochondrial DNA repair and implication for aging and cancer

Mitochondrial DNA repair and implication for aging and cancer Aging and a number of age-related diseases/syndromes are associated with accumulation of oxidative DNA damages and mutations in the mitochondria. Mitchondrial DNA repair is essential to remove DNA damages and thus limit the amount of m...

Awarded: NOK 4.1 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2009

Location: Oslo

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Molecular mechanisms of viral disease in Atlantic salmon (Salmon salar L.)

This basic research programme, addressing molecular mechanisms of viral disease in Atlantic salmon, will draw on expertise from fish biology and successful salmon research programmes including the ISA disease and the salmon genome, to investigate viral di sease in marine species. The programme ai...

Awarded: NOK 19.5 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2009

Location: Oslo

MAROFF-Maritim virksomhet og offshore operasjoner

Energy-efficient all electric ship

Due to increased focus on environmental issues one can see clearly the importance of new cost- and energy-efficient systems for production, storage and conversion of energy on board ships. Important changes in technologies and cost for power electronic c onverters and machines make such cost-red...

Awarded: NOK 13.6 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SIP-NHD-Strategiske instituttprogram finansiert av NHD

Multivariable Process Control in High Temperature and High Pressure Environments using Multi Sensor Data Fusion

More advanced and versatile sensors are presently available. Incorporation of these sensors in processes, can in many cases lead to improved methods for process control and hence process optimization, by giving more accurate values for critical parameters either by direct measurement or by estim...

Awarded: NOK 9.6 mill.

Project Period: 2003-2011

Location: Vestfold og Telemark

SFF-Sentre for fremragende forskn

Centre for the Biology of Memory, CBM/ Senter for hukommelsesbiologi

Sluttrapport: SFF-bevilgningen til Centre for the Biology of Memory (CBM) la grunnlaget for et gjennombrudd i vår forståelse av hvordan stedsans og hukommelse oppstår i hjernen. Ett av de mest sentrale spørsmålene i Senter-søknaden i 2001-2002 var hvorda n plass-signaler oppstår i nerveceller i ...

Awarded: NOK 96.5 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2013

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SFF-Sentre for fremragende forskn

Center for Quantifiable Quality of Service in Communication Systems, Q2S/Senter for kvantiserbar tjenestekvalitet i kommunikasjonssystemer

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Awarded: NOK 120.0 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2013

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SFF-Sentre for fremragende forskn

Center of Molecular Biology and Neuroscience, CMBN/Senter for molekylærbiologi og nevrovitenskap

The treatment of brain diseases continues to lag behind the treatment of disease in other fields of medicine. New principles for therapy and new drug targets are urgently needed. CMBN aims at identifying new directions for therapy through a multidisciplin ary investigation of relevant biological ...

Awarded: NOK 210.0 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2013

Location: Oslo

SFF-Sentre for fremragende forskn

Aquaculture Protein Centre, APC/Senter for proteinforskning i akvakultur

The research at the Aquaculture Protein Centre (APC) aims at extending the resource base for feed production and thereby contribute towards further developing the aquaculture industry in Norway and internationally. This is done by increasing knowledge and improving conventional and new protein s...

Awarded: NOK 100.0 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2014

Location: Viken

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

FUGE- Bergen Regional Application (tilleggsbev 158792)

This application is a response to the call for regional funding within the FUGE program. Five professor II positions are requested to bring specific areas of expertise to the Bergen region in support of bioinformatics, proteomics, DNA microarray, marine functional genomic research, and studies i...

Awarded: NOK 6.0 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2009

Location: Vestland

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Strategy and Arrangements for Functional Genomics Research in Northern Norway - FUGE-N

Plan for anvendelse av tildeling av regionale midler – FUGE Nord-Norge Regionalt fagråd for FUGE i Nord-Norge utarbeidet høsten 2001 en strategiplan for satsingen innen funksjonelle genomstudier i regionen. Planen er vedtatt av Universitetet i Tromsø og støttet av de andre angjeldende institusjo...

Awarded: NOK 3.6 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2010

Location: Troms og Finnmark - Romsa ja Finnmárku - Tromssa ja Finmarkku

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Establishment of a Proteomics Unit in Bergen (PROBE)

PROBE aims to be part of a nationa service network, and will be established in 2002 and expanded in early 2003. A high-throughput MALDITOF-MS/MS-TOF/TOF will be installed 2002 at the Dept. of Pharmacology, thereby benefiting from one of the most sophisti cated MS user environments in the Nordic ...

Awarded: NOK 27.1 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2009

Location: Vestland

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Establishment of a SNP techology platform within an integrative genetics framework (sammenslåes med matprogram 153302/I10)

Most phenotypic traits in salmon and other commercially important marine species associated with health, growth, meat quality, and capacity for utilising new food items, have complex and partly interconnected genetic and regulatory architectures. To ensur e a continuous reduction in production co...

Awarded: NOK 45.9 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2009

Location: Viken

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

FUGE 2002 - Consortium for Advanced Microbial Sciences and Technologies

Genomic science and related technologies have the power to revolutionize the field of microbiology, which will in turn improve the quality of life and provide unique economic opportunities. In order to fulfill this potential, strategic interventions are i mmediately needed to maintain and promote...

Awarded: NOK 26.3 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2010

Location: Oslo

SUP-NHD-Strategiske UoH-progr.fin.NHD

Bacillus cereus, Bacillus anthracis and Bacillus thuringiensis: comparative genomics and functional analysis

This project aims at advancing the current state of the art by: 1) Revealing the control mechanisms for expression of PlcR, to clarify whether additional factors are involved in transcriptional control of the PlcR-regulated genes and of plcR itself, to identify additional genes under PlcR regulat...

Awarded: NOK 9.9 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2011

Location: Oslo

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Development of new antimicrobial agents: Structure-Function Analysis and Construction of Antimicrobial Peptides

Antimicrobial peptides are produced by nearly all organisms - from bacteria to humans. These peptides may be developed into useful antimicrobial drugs and additives in food and animal feed. However, lack of insight into peptide-cell interactions and struc tural features (on peptides and target ce...

Awarded: NOK 14.3 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2009

Location: Oslo

SIMULA-SIMULA-senteret ()

SIMULA-senteret

Simula Research Laboratory – Strategy 2013-2022 Om Simula: Stortinget vedtok våren 2000 at det skulle etableres et IT- og kunnskapssenter på Fornebu, og at det innenfor dette senteret skulle bygges opp et “senter for fremragende forskning” innenfor informasjons- og kommunikasjonsteknologi (IKT). ...

Awarded: NOK 1.6 bill.

Project Period: 2001-2023

Location: Oslo

RENERGI-Fremtidens rene energisystemer

Etablering av kompetanseprogram på anvendelser av mikrobølgeteknologi

The research project will have duration of five years financing a research fellow and a research worker. Results from the research projects will be a sustainable research centre developing projects on microwave applications. The main tasks will be develop ing existing products and processes withi...

Awarded: NOK 4.8 mill.

Project Period: 2001-2009

Location: Viken

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Høyteknologi og utvikling: Cubas satsning på bioteknologi i helsevesenet og legemiddelsektoren

The aim of the project is to explain how the extraordinary results of the Cuban biotechnology inititative in the health and pharmaceuticals sectors have been achieved. In particular is it of interest to understand how a poor traditionally primary commodit y producing Third World country establish...

Awarded: NOK 1.6 mill.

Project Period: 2000-2009

Location: Oslo

SARS-SARS Intenational Center

Sars International Center

Sarssenteret er et internasjonalt forskningssenter etablert etter et initiativ fra Norges forskningsråd, Kirke- Undervisnings- og Forskningsdepartementet og Universitetet i Bergen. Oppbyggingen av Sarssenteret startet i 1997, og i dag jobber 32 personer f ra 14 ulike land ved senteret (Canada, Da...

Awarded: NOK 217.0 mill.

Project Period: 2000-2013

Location: Vestland

MABIT-Marin bioteknologi i Tromsø

Marin bioteknologi i Tromsø (MABIT)

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Awarded: NOK 112.5 mill.

Project Period: 1998-2017

Location: Troms og Finnmark - Romsa ja Finnmárku - Tromssa ja Finmarkku