4 455 prosjekter

KREFTSATS-Særutlysning kreftmidler, historikk

MOLECULAR AND BIOLOGICAL STUDIES OF CANCER METASTASIS

Metastasis, cancer spread to other organs, is the principle cause of death of cancer patients. Early detection of metastatic tumor cells, development of new treatment strategies and knowledge about how to prevent cancer metastasis are some of the most cha llenging tasks in cancer research. Our pr...

Tildelt: kr 6,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Oslo

CLIMIT-Forskning, utvikling og demo av CO2-håndtering

CLEAN ENERGY BY USING HIGH PERFORMANCE MEMBRANES

A FSC-membrane for selective CO2 removal is currently under development in the research group of the applicant; very promising results have been documented. Selectivities for CO2/CH4 > 1000 have been achieved, while the CO2-flux is currently measured at a pp. 0.014 m3(STP)/m2.bar.h. By succesful ...

Tildelt: kr 5,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Improved methodologies for harvest and purification of algal toxins

Methods for large scale harvest of toxic alga and algal toxins by pumping seawater through plankton nets and columns with adsorbent materials will be developed. Furthermore one will develop methods for enzymatic conversion of algal toxins into toxic metab olites. Clean up methods for toxins from ...

Tildelt: kr 3,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Viken

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Efficient combination of QTL detection and introgression schemes in aquaculture

The commercial Norwegian fish production constantly needs to optimise and improve all parts of the system to continue to be in the forefront of growing international competition. One vital part of the production system is the genetics of the breeding mate rial that it utilises. Most fish populati...

Tildelt: kr 3,6 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

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

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Interaction between alginate and whey proteins

Protein-polysaccharide interactions play a significant role in the structure and stability of many processed foods, and the control or manipulations of these macromolecular interactions are a key factor in the development of novel food processes and produ cts. Functional properties of food protei...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Viken

GNBIO-Grunnleggende næringsrettet bioteknologi

Enzyme evolution and advanced strain engineering in biorprocess development

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Tildelt: kr 8,2 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2011

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

GNBIO-Grunnleggende næringsrettet bioteknologi

Novel biologically active molecules through a combined application of bioinformatics and genetic engineering

The proposed research project is intended to further develop and test a unique drug discovery platform created at the NTNU/SINTEF (Norway) and the Institute of Biomedical Chemistry (Russia), which is composed of a powerful new bioinformatics tool and a te chnology for gene manipulation of antibio...

Tildelt: kr 5,3 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Environmental impact and molecular regulation of the osmoregulatory gill during parr-smolt transformation in Atlantic salmon

High quality salmon smolts are critical for aquaculture, enhancement programmes and wild populations. Intensification of aquaculture smolt production and changes in natural habitats can cause degradation of environmental conditions, which may severely red uce smolt quality. The gill is critical i...

Tildelt: kr 2,6 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Vestland

SIPOENER-SIP-OED Energi-sektoren

Electronic Processes for breakdown and ageing in high voltage electric insulating liquids above and below freezing point

New materials and improvement of old materials for high voltage insulation are requested to increase operational stresses, improve compatibility and cope with demands due to environmental aspects (e.g. removing polyaromates, biodegradability), high tempe rature applications and resistance to fir...

Tildelt: kr 14,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

STORFORSK-Store forskerinitierte prosjekter

Adipose Stem Cells: Molecular Basis of Pluripotency

Stem cells reside in many adult tissues and are responsible for maintaining tissue homeostasis. Adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells (ASCs) display sufficient plasticity to differentiate into cell types outside their predicted developmental linea ge. This might create opportunities for a...

Tildelt: kr 18,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2011

Sted: Oslo

ELSA-Etiske,rettslige og samf.m. as

Legal Regulation of Biometric Identification and Authentication Processes

The project investigates the legal implications of biometric identification/authentication schemes in terms of the effect of such schemes (and attendant regulation) on personal identity, autonomy, privacy and integrity. It investigates these issues by exa mining regulatory instruments, both at na...

Tildelt: kr 2,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2011

Sted: Oslo

ELSA-Etiske,rettslige og samf.m. as

The moral status of human embryos with special regard to stem cell research and therapy

This is a multidisciplinary project with contributions from biology, medicine, philosophy and theology. The background for the project are the developments going on within the fields of basic and clinical research on and clinical use of human stem cells. These new biotechnological possibilities h...

Tildelt: kr 2,7 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Oslo

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Control of sex in Atlantic halibut: Towards production of monosex all-female stocks

Producing all-female market-sized Atlantic halibut shows high potential to the industry because of sexual growth dimorphism in this species. It is proposed to undertake multidisciplinary research on mechanisms and control of sex determination and differen tiation in halibut in order to develop th...

Tildelt: kr 3,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Nordland - Nordlánnda

MATJORD-Program for forskning innenfor jordbruksog matproduksjon

Added value products from barley

The main aim of the project is to exploit the functional properties and health benefits of barley by advanced analytical techniques, and develop processing methods that retain and promote these benefits. To do this barley, the most grown Norwegian grain, and brewer’s spent grain will be degraded ...

Tildelt: kr 10,7 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Viken

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Tools for Microbial Nucleic Acid Sample Preparation for Diagnostic and Genomic Analyses

Access to high quality nucleic acid is imperative to conduct any form of genetic analysis. Working with micro-organisms that are difficult to cultivate and/or are embedded in complex materials is a particular challenge. The market is seeking more sensitiv e, simplified, rapid and efficient method...

Tildelt: kr 6,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Oslo

YFF-Yngre, fremragende forskere

GENOMIC PLASTICITY

Directly turning a differentiated cell into a pluripotent cell would be beneficial for producing isogenic replacement cells. It would also present societal benefits by eliminating the use of cells of embryonic or fetal origin. Altering cell fate involves a reprogramming of nuclear function. We ha...

Tildelt: kr 7,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Oslo

YFF-Yngre, fremragende forskere

Fundamentals of Nano-scale Systems

This research project will explore spin and charge flow in nanostructures. We propose to improve theoretical methods for describing transport phenomena, and other physical effects, and plan to use these methods to increase our understanding of experiments . We will study the properties of novel s...

Tildelt: kr 7,2 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2011

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Testikkelaktivitet hos råne relatert til forekomst av androstenon i fett.

Kjønnslukt fra produkter av ukastrert hanngris skyldes høye konsentrasjoner av androstenon og skatol i fettet. Undersøkelen gjennomføres på dyr som inngår i Norsvins testingsprogram av råner. Grupper av råner med samme far vil bli undersøkt, eventuelt over flere generasjoner. Androstenon og te...

Tildelt: kr 4,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Oslo

GNBIO-Grunnleggende næringsrettet bioteknologi

Molecular and functional studies of the WAVE-like regulatory protein complex in Arabidopsis thaliana

The recent years, much attention has been directed towards the mechanisms that regulate the actin cytoskeleton in eukaryotic organisms. In mammalian cells, the ARP2/3 protein complex and its' regulators, WASP and WAVE, are central activators of actin nucl eation and polymerisation, leading to the...

Tildelt: kr 5,8 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2011

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

GNBIO-Grunnleggende næringsrettet bioteknologi

Selection and characterization of novel cancer specific antibodies – utilization in diagnostic and therapeutic approaches

Objective: The main purpose is to identify and characterize novel breast cancer specific antibodies. Interesting candidates will be thoroughly characterized for their specificity. Fulfilling the specificity criteria their potential as diagnostic or progno stic markers will be investigated. Finall...

Tildelt: kr 4,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Ukjent Fylke

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Karakterisering av virus assosiert med Hjertesprekk (CMS) og Hjerte- skjelettmuskel betennelse (HSMB)

Norsk lakseoppdrett er i betydelig grad påvirket av sykdommer med uklare årsaksforhold, noe som presser næringens små fortjenestemarginer i negativ retning. I denne gruppen sykdokmmer finner en blant annet hjertesprekk (Cardiac Myopathy syndrome, CMS), he morrhagisk diatese (Haemorrhagic smolt sy...

Tildelt: kr 2,6 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Vestland

GNBIO-Grunnleggende næringsrettet bioteknologi

Characterization and exploration of microbial enzymes for processing of chitin, chitosan and peptidoglycan

The availability of an increasing number of microbial genomes, including the genome of the highly versatile white-rot basidiomycete Phanerochaete chrysosporium, offers unique possibilities to study and explore enzymes with potential biotechnological appli cations. In the present project, we will ...

Tildelt: kr 5,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Viken

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Begroingskontrollerende tiltak i lakseoppdrett - løsninger for reduksjon av kobberbruk til impregnering av oppdrettsnøter (BEGROKONTROLL).

Begroing på oppdrettsnøter er et betydelig problem for marikultur verden over. I norsk lakseoppdrett er bruk av kobberbasert impregnering dominerende tiltak for å kontrollere begroing. Norge har gjennom internasjonale avtaler forpliktet seg til å arbeid e for å redusere bruk av kobberbestandige...

Tildelt: kr 2,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

RENERGI-Fremtidens rene energisystemer

Hydrogen storage in metal hydrides based on magnesium

One major unsolved problem for the introduction of hydrogen into the global energy system is storage of hydrogen. The present proposal concerns metal hydrides based on magnesium, an important group of metal hydrides where improved hydrogen storage propert ies are anticipated. The focus is on the ...

Tildelt: kr 5,6 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2012

Sted: Viken

SIP-NHD-Strategiske instituttprogram finansiert av NHD

Micro-featured polymer components

This proposal addresses challenges regarding the use of thermoplastic polymers in micro-featured mass-produced components. Three fabrication methods are covered: Injection moulding, hot embossing and, to a lesser degree, laser ablation. The innovative c ontributions of the project will be 1) A ...

Tildelt: kr 14,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

STORFORSK-Store forskerinitierte prosjekter

Environmental Triggers of Type 1 Diabetes: The MIDIA Study (MIDIA is the Norwegian acronym for "Environmental Triggers of Type 1 Diabetes")

Type 1 diabetes is one of the most prevalent chronic diseases in childhood, and is the end-stage of a destructive inflammation of the insulin producing beta-cells in the pancreas. The disease is caused by unknown environmental factors affecting individu als at genetic risk. In contrast to other...

Tildelt: kr 19,6 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2011

Sted: Ukjent Fylke

STORFORSK-Store forskerinitierte prosjekter

Population genetics in an ecological context

The aim with the present project is to provide a link between population genetics and ecology. The project has both a theoretical and a empirical part. In the theoretical part we will focus on development of models for random genetic drift that can be use d under natural conditions. This models w...

Tildelt: kr 18,3 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2011

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

ELSA-Etiske,rettslige og samf.m. as

National moral landscapes: The Politics of Stemcells

Stemcells have occupied the centerstage of scientific, public and political awareness since its isolation in 1998. They produce golden hopes of finding future cures for a lot of diseases, but also provoke very heated and antagonistic public debates. It cr eates deep moral concers, involving the s...

Tildelt: kr 2,2 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Vestland

FRIMED-Klinisk medisin og folkehelse

Generation, reproduction and birth outcome

Causes for disease late in life can be found in events around birth, but also in events before the birth itself. A huge interest in the determinants of birthweight has recently re-emerged due to consistent results showing increased risk of poor health out comes for individuals born with low birth...

Tildelt: kr 2,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2010

Sted: Vestland

FRIBIO-Biologi og biomedisin

Evolution of chloroplasts: addressing the genomic processes behind acquisition of secondary and tertiary organelles

The dinoflagellate chloroplasts (plastids) originate from eukaryotic photosynthetic endosymbionts. Rather than being derived from a single group (being monophyletic) the plastids of dinoflagellates are originate from several organism groups and are thus of polyphyletic origin. Most dinoflagellat...

Tildelt: kr 4,6 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2005-2009

Sted: Oslo