Biomedical research at Oslo University Hospital

Oslo University Hospital is a merger of three former university hospitals in Oslo. Biomedical research is one of the hospital's core activities. Research at the hospital is closely interlinked with research undertaken at the University of Oslo. More than 50% of all biomedical research in Norway is published by researchers affiliated with the hospital. Research undertaken cover both basic research, translational research, and clinical research.

Oslo University Hospital has a central role in developing and supporting biomedical research within the South-Eastern Regional Health Authority. The hospital also pursues international research collaborations.

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Summary of publications:

Publications (original articles or review articles) published in 2020 from OUS - Dept. of Microbiology, Genome dynamics and microbial pathogenesis (Tønjum)

6 publications found

Andersson DI, Balaban NQ, Baquero F, Courvalin P, Glaser P, Gophna U, Kishony R, Molin S, Tønjum T (2020)
Antibiotic resistance: turning evolutionary principles into clinical reality
FEMS Microbiol Rev, 44 (2), 171-188
DOI 10.1093/femsre/fuaa001, PubMed 31981358

Navarro JF, Croteau DL, Jurek A, Andrusivova Z, Yang B, Wang Y, Ogedegbe B, Riaz T, Støen M, Desler C, Rasmussen LJ, Tønjum T, Galas MC, Lundeberg J, Bohr VA (2020)
Spatial Transcriptomics Reveals Genes Associated with Dysregulated Mitochondrial Functions and Stress Signaling in Alzheimer Disease
iScience, 23 (10), 101556
DOI 10.1016/j.isci.2020.101556, PubMed 33083725

Taxt AM, Avershina E, Frye SA, Naseer U, Ahmad R (2020)
Rapid identification of pathogens, antibiotic resistance genes and plasmids in blood cultures by nanopore sequencing
Sci Rep, 10 (1), 7622
DOI 10.1038/s41598-020-64616-x, PubMed 32376847

Welekidan LN, Skjerve E, Dejene TA, Gebremichael MW, Brynildsrud O, Agdestein A, Tessema GT, Tønjum T, Yimer SA (2020)
Characteristics of pulmonary multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients in Tigray Region, Ethiopia: A cross-sectional study
PLoS One, 15 (8), e0236362
DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0236362, PubMed 32797053

Welekidan LN, Skjerve E, Dejene TA, Gebremichael MW, Brynildsrud O, Tønjum T, Yimer SA (2020)
Frequency and patterns of first- and second-line drug resistance-conferring mutations in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from pulmonary tuberculosis patients in a cross-sectional study in Tigray Region, Ethiopia
J Glob Antimicrob Resist, 24, 6-13 (in press)
DOI 10.1016/j.jgar.2020.11.017, PubMed 33279682

Yimer SA, Kalayou S, Homberset H, Birhanu AG, Riaz T, Zegeye ED, Lutter T, Abebe M, Holm-Hansen C, Aseffa A, Tønjum T (2020)
Lineage-Specific Proteomic Signatures in the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex Reveal Differential Abundance of Proteins Involved in Virulence, DNA Repair, CRISPR-Cas, Bioenergetics and Lipid Metabolism
Front Microbiol, 11, 550760
DOI 10.3389/fmicb.2020.550760, PubMed 33072011

 
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