Espen Melum, head of the "Experimental Hepatology" group at the Research Institute of Internal Medicine, under the Division of Surgery, Inflammatory Diseases and Transplantation, was appointed "Researcher of the Month" for March 2018 by the South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority (Helse Sør-Øst RHF).
Melum's research group studies why inflammation occurs in the bile ducts, which in turn can lead to liver failure. His work is presented in a feature article published on the home page of Helse Sør-Øst.
Published in major journals, first or last author from Oslo University Hospital.
Effect of Linagliptin on Cognitive Performance in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiorenal Comorbidities: The CARMELINA Randomized Trial
Diabetes Care (in press)
Homeostatic Chemokines and Prognosis in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes
J Am Coll Cardiol, 74 (6), 774-782
A novel score to select patients for treatment in chronic hepatitis B: Results from a large Ethiopian cohort
J Hepatol (in press)