The South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority (Helse Sør-Øst) aims to profile ongoing excellent research in the region by calling special attention to a "Scientist of the Month".
For the month of January 2017, this honour went to Theis Tønnessen, leader of the "Genetics of autoimmunity and cancer" group at the Department of Medical Genetics at the Division of Diagnostics and Intervention, Oslo University Hospital.
Researcher of the month presentation from the Helse Sør-Øst home page (in Norwegian):
- Hjertesviktforskning litt som å bygge en vegg
Home page of Theis Tønnessen's group:
Myocardial remodeling and reverse remodeling in pressure overload