4 656 prosjekter

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Genomics as a tool for detecting selection in farm Atlantic salmon and interactions between escaped farm and wild salmon

Norway is of unique importance for the Atlantic salmon, both as the largest producer of farmed salmon and a main reservoir of wild stocks. However, escaped farmed fish make up a significant portion of spawners in the wild, and there is concern that the ge netic constitution of wild stocks is dete...

Tildelt: kr 6,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

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

SHP-Strategiske høgskoleprogram

Preventive Health Care of Farmed Fish

Technological advances have helped intensification of aquaculture; nonetheless diseases continue to be the major risk factor in operations. Norwegian aquaculture looses approximately NOK 1 billion every year due to disease and related issues, and more th an NOK 250 millions are spent annually on...

Tildelt: kr 6,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Nordland - Nordlánnda

SIP-Strategiske instituttprogram

SIP, NIBR: Bærekraftig utbygging og områdeutvikling

Realisering av bærekraftig boligutvikling reiser mange utfordringer. I dette programmet skal vi fokusere på utviklingen av gode steder og gode boligområder og på implementering av målsetting om mer miljøvennlig utbygging. Programmet skal styrke kunnskap o m plan- og bygningsloven som redskap for ...

Tildelt: kr 3,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Oslo

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Consuming Children: Commercialisation and the Changing Construction of Childhood

Norwegian Centre for Child Research (NOSEB) at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology aims, through establishing an international and interdisciplinary research group, to develop research based insights about marketing to children, and to asse ss the role of commercialisation and cons...

Tildelt: kr 6,6 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

MILGENHEL-Miljø, gener og helse

Food from the sea - health effects of organic pollutants and essential nutrients from marine food. The Norwegian Women and Cancer Study.

In the Norwegian Women and Cancer study (NOWAC), detailed dietary information is available in addition to a large biobank. Altogether 68 000 women aged 41-70 years at recruitment have been followed up for cancer incidence and mortality through linkages to national registers based on the unique n...

Tildelt: kr 2,7 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

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

MILPAAHEL-Miljøpåvirkning og helse

Thermolysis of carbohydrates and intestinal cancer risk.

Increased colorectal cancer risk is associated with a Western style diet and several carcinogenic and hazardous compounds are formed during heat processing. Acrylamide is formed in µg/amounts during heating of sugar-rich foods, but 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF) is produced in much larger quantit...

Tildelt: kr 3,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Oslo

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Microbiocidal coatings based on Sphagnum biopolymers for extending the shelf-life of fresh fish (184255)

At present only 1 in 3 temperate marine fish is sold to the consumer (mostly export) as high-quality, high-profit fresh fish. The rest is sold as lower-grade, lower-profit processed fish. If the shelf-life of fresh fish can be extended by only 20-30 % (2- 3 days) then the economic and social (in ...

Tildelt: kr 4,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

NORKLIMA-Klimaendringer og konsekvenser for Norge

Bargaining for Non-Participation? Two-level Games and US Behaviour in the Climate Negotiations

Putnam's theory of two-level games has received widespread attention in the literature on international cooperation. According to this theory, negotiators will look ahead and only consider treaty designs that are likely to achieve ratification in all majo r participating countries. Interestingly,...

Tildelt: kr 4,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Oslo

VAM-Velferd, arbeid og migrasjon

Recruitment in a multicultural society

The project seeks to promote knowledge about psychological mechanisms in recruitment that may hinder an accurate and fair judgment of the qualifications of applicants in a multinational setting, and subsequently reduces immigrants? chances of entering int o the Norwegian labour force. Our working...

Tildelt: kr 3,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Vestland

SHP-Strategiske høgskoleprogram

Psykosomatisk helse hos kvinner og barn

Som eneste sykepleierutdanning i Norge har ASP/HiST vedtatt psykosomatisk forskning som et satsingsområde for sin FoU-virksomhet. Den tradisjonelle bio-medisinske tenkningen som har dominert pasientbehandling og forebygging, blir for snever overfor et mod erne sykdomspanorama og erstattes mer og ...

Tildelt: kr 3,3 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2012

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SHP-Strategiske høgskoleprogram

Post-stroke fatigue: characteristics, related experiences and pathophysiological mechanisms in a longitudinal perspective

The incidence of stroke in Norway is estimated to be between 12 000 and 15 000 per year. Studies show that post-stroke fatigue, with or without depression, occurs in 30 to 68% of the stroke patients. Post-stroke fatigue is a common and persistent complain t viewed by patients to be difficult to m...

Tildelt: kr 5,8 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Viken

HUM-Fagkomiteen for humaniora

Law and Democracy between Security and Liberty. Debating Counter-Terrorism Law in the UK 1972-2005

The present project aims to shed new light on the interpretation of law and democracy in 'times of emergencies' by analysing public debates on counter-terrorism legislation. The increasing focus on the threat of global terrorism, particularly after the Se ptember 11 attacks, has led to the introd...

Tildelt: kr 2,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Vestland

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Activation of immune mechanisms in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) by CpG oligonucleotides

Viral diseases cause severe problems for the aquaculture industry and development of efficient virus vaccines is a priority target. Cellular defence mechanisms, both innate and acquired, are especially important to combat viral infections. Therefore ident ification of adjuvants which promote stab...

Tildelt: kr 2,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

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

PRAKUT-Praksisrettet utdanningsforskn

Praksisrettet Veiledning i Grunnopplæringen (PVG)

Prosjektet fremmes på vegne av et team satt sammen av deltakere fra Høgskolen i Bodø med partnere ved Høgskolen i Nesna, Universitetet i Tromsø, Universitetet i Oslo, Statped Nord, Bodø, Tromsø, Rana og Alstahaug kommuner representert ved skoler og PP-tje nesten i kommunene. Prosjektet handler ...

Tildelt: kr 4,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Nordland - Nordlánnda

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Strategic collaboration between SINTEF Fisheries and aquaculture AS, the US Naval Academy (USA) and the Cawthron Institute (NZ)

We propose a strategic collaboration between researchers within SINTEF Fisheries and aquaculture (SFH), specifically from the aquaculture technology and marine resource technology divisions, the United States Naval Academy and the Cawthron Institute (New Zealand) to investigate some of the challe...

Tildelt: kr 0,15 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

ISPJUS-ISP - Satsing på juridisk forskning

International tribunals: legalization and constitutionalization - implications for national constitutional structures

Prosjektet er basert på antakelsen om at forpliktelsene stater påtar seg i traktater i økende grad tolkes og utvikles i ved internasjonale domstoler. Prosjektet forfølger to hovedmål. Det første er å identifisere hvilken rolle ulike internasjonale domstol er spiller for rettsutviklingen internasj...

Tildelt: kr 2,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2012

Sted: Oslo

P-SAMISK-Program for samisk forskning

Home, Hearth, and Household in the Circumpolar North

The project aims to generate a longitudinal statistic picture of Sámi and Kvæn households for all of Sápmi (including the Kola peninsula). It will also explore the historical dynamics of Sámi dwellings and the use of space among the Evenki reindeer herder s in the recent past and present. The pro...

Tildelt: kr 7,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2012

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

HUM-Fagkomiteen for humaniora

Colony, Empire, Environment: A comparative international history of 20th century Artic (EUROCORES programme BOREAS)

Professor Wråkberg will trace the beginnings of nature conservation in the Artic initially focusing on the scientific and political initiatives behind establishing a world nature ambiguous transition from a colonial and national top-down administration of early circumpolar Artic nature serves to...

Tildelt: kr 0,93 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

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

SAM-EU-Samfinansiering EU-kontoret

SAM-EU støtte SigmaChain a STREP in the 6FP, Kontrakt no 518451

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Tildelt: kr 1,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Strategies for enhanced microbial safety of organic fermented sausages and herbal ingredients

The demand for organic foods is increasing. But still, the expressed political aim that 15% of foods from the agricultural sector in Norway shall be organically produced and sold within 2015 is a challenge. A prerequisite for the success of such products is that food producers are able to provide...

Tildelt: kr 2,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Viken

NANOMAT-Nanoteknologi og nye materialer

New innovative barrier solutions for targeted fresh food packaging applications

One of the primary challenges in food packaging business is the presence of oxygen contained in a produce or permeate through the packaging material, having a strong negative effects on the quality and shelf-life of the foodstuff. Effective barrier materi als are in general expensive multilayer s...

Tildelt: kr 4,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

NORGLOBAL-Norge - Global partner

Conflict resolution and democratisation in the aftermath of the 2004 tsunami: A comparative study of Aceh and Sri Lanka

Contemporary peace processes in developing countries are commonly elite-focused and use developmental interventions to depoliticise contentious issues and achieve negotiated peace pacts. These characteristics raise concerns regarding the links between dev elopment and peace and regarding the mean...

Tildelt: kr 5,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2017

Sted: Oslo

OST-Øst-Europa-programmene

Gender, Violence and Democracy in Western Balkans

The main objective of the project "Gender, Violence and Democracy in West Balkan" is to develop deeper understanding and dissemination of the knowledge of gender relations in West Balkan. The project is a cooperation between The University of Montenegro, The Institute for European Studies in Serb...

Tildelt: kr 2,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Oslo

FOLKEHELSE-Folkehelse

Enigmatic geographical differences: A study of contextual determinants of health inequalities in Norway

In current international public health research, prominent themes are the significance of area-level income inequality and contextual influences (ie, place effects) on population health. The starting point for the project is previous findings indicating c onsiderably higher mortality in the Metro...

Tildelt: kr 2,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Oslo

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Energy modulation in fast growing cod

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Tildelt: kr 2,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Rogaland

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Filmer om moderne bioteknologi

(Vi ønsker å presisere at innholdet i filmene ikke er endelig bestemt. FUGEs representanter i prosjektgruppen vil være med på å forme opplegget i henhold til FUGEs mandat.) Vi ønsker å bidra til informasjon og offentlig debatt med et filmbasert undervis ningsopplegg om bioteknologi og etikk. G...

Tildelt: kr 0,40 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Oslo

PRAKSFOU-Praksisrettet FOU i skolen

Å lære og lede i praksisfellesskaper- et aksjonsrettet læringsprogram for skoleledelse og skoleeier i Tromsø, Balsfjord, Karlsøy og Svalbard

Forskningsprosjektet Å lære og lede i praksisfellesskaper er et samarbeidsprosjekt mellom lærerutdanningene ved Universitetet i Tromsø, Høgskolen i Tromsø og de tre kommunene Balsfjord, Karlsøy, og Tromsø. I tillegg er skoleledere fra Svalbard med. Forsk ningsarbeidet utføres i nært samarbeid me...

Tildelt: kr 2,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Ukjent Fylke

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

EUI - The Age Bias of the Welfare State: A New Redestribution

The project aims to put conventional wisdom about the redistributive character of the welfare state under scrutiny by looking at redistribution from a generational perspective. It seeks to shed light on the way welfare states intervene in the flow of econ omic resources between and within generat...

Tildelt: kr 1,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Ukjent Fylke

GLOBHELS-Global helse

Pectin products from Malian medicinal plants, can they combat ailments related to the immune system?

The objective of this proposal is to identify immunological active pectin polysaccharides from Malian medicinal plants, traditionally used for wound healing and combating infections such as malaria and schistosomiasis. The use of conventional medicines is too expensive for the majority of people...

Tildelt: kr 5,3 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Oslo

HUM-Fagkomiteen for humaniora

EUI - Early modern industry in Norway at the end of the 18th century?

Many historical studies have shown that participation in commodity production outside, but in combination with agricultural pursuits played an important role in Norwegian economic development in the early modern period,, whether in export trades like fish ing, shipping, forestry or mining. Most o...

Tildelt: kr 1,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Ukjent Fylke