Ongoing academic degrees

(candidate, tentative project titles, supervisors)

PhD projects

  • Christian Bergsland. Establishment and application of large-scale technologies for personalized treatment of colorectal cancer: In situ multi-biomarker analysis in tissue and drug screening in patient-derived cells. Supervisor: Ragnhild A. Lothe; co-supervisor: Jarle Bruun
  • Tuva Høst Brunsell. Molecular classification of colorectal liver metastases; clinical relevance of biomarkers and heterogeneity, Supervisor: Arild Nesbakken; co-supervisor: Ragnhild A. Lothe
  • Kristina Totland Carm. Genomic heterogeneity in multifocal prostate cancer. Supervisor: Rolf I. Skotheim; co-supervisors: Marthe Løvf and Andreas M. Hoff
  • Ina Andrassy Eilertsen. Clinical RNA biomarkers for colorectal cancer. Supervisor: Ragnhild A. Lothe; co-supervisor: Anita Sveen
  • Bjørnar Tovson Bae Flatin. Epigenetic intra-tumor heterogeneity in colorectal cancer. Supervisor: Marine Jeanmougin; co-supervisors Hege Marie Vedeld and Ragnhild A. Lothe
  • Maren Høland. Genome biology of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. Supervisor: Ragnhild A.Lothe; co-supervisor: Ole Christian Linjærde
  • Lars Mørland Knudsen. Identification and functional characterization of E3 ubiquitin ligases involved in cancer pathogenesis. Supervisor: Edward Leithe; co-supervisors: Ragnhild A. Lothe, Jarle Bruun
  • Jonas Langerud. Intra-tumor heterogeneity and clinical genomics of colorectal cancer. Supervisor: Anita Sveen; co-supervisor: Ragnhild A. Lothe
  • Seyed Hossein Moosavi. Tumor Heterogeneity in Colorectal Cancer and Liver Metastasis. Supervisor: Anita Sveen; co-supervisor: Ragnhild A. Lothe
  • Jørgen Smeby. Prognostic biomarkers for colorectal cancer patients undergoing treatment with curative intent. Supervisor: Marianne G Guren; co-supervisor: Ragnhild A. Lothe
  • Jonas Meier Strømme. Aberrant RNA processing in prostate and colorectal cancers. Supervisor: Rolf I. Skotheim; co-supervisors: Bjarne Johannessen and Torbjørn Rognes
  • Mari Bogaard. On the hunt for improved biomarkers in prostate cancer for precision medicine; Combining histopathological features and molecular changes. Supervisor: Ulrika Axcrona; co-supervisors: Rolf I. Skotheim and Ragnhild A. Lothe

Master projects

  • Christer Anker Andreassen. Functional and clinical impact of the NEDD4 family of E3 ubiquitin ligases in colorectal cancer. Supervisor: Jarle Bruun; co-supervisor: Edward Leithe
  • Emilie Bruusgaard. Deciphering the role of connexin ubiquitination in the regulation of gap junction intercellular communication. Supervisor: Edward Leithe
  • Mikael Ravndal. A machine learning approach for classification of prostate cancer from RNA data. Supervisor: Rolf I. Skotheim; co-supervisors: Bjarne Johannessen and Andreas M. Hoff
  • Sadiya Showkat. Transcriptome bioinformatics of prostate cancer. Supervisor: Andreas M. Hoff; co-supervisors: Rolf I. Skotheim
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