Category: Communication

“De har gitt svar på flere medisinske gåter. Her er Bergens nye forsøksdyr.” – article in Bergens Tidende

7. April, Bergens Tidende published this article on the use of fruit flies and zebra fish in medical research, featuring the research in Fergal O’Farrell and Kari Fladmark’s groups.  Read the article here [Norwegian language]:  

Pint of Science 2024

#Pint24 worldwide is just around the corner! The Pint of Science Bergen Team is working on the organization of this year’s local festival that will take place on 13-15 May 2024, at Stereo Bar, Bergen Pint of Science aims to involve…

Information channels at BIO

Dear all, We are a large department and depend on a set of information channels to distribute information as effectively and with as little spam/noise as possible: The newsletter – Bionytt Joint e-mail lists Teams-groups

The blue whale story is out in NY Times

The story of the blue whale genome, based on samples from Svalbard (provided by NPI) and Norwegian museum specimens, showing interbreeding with fin whales and introgression of fin whale genes, is now out in NY Times: attached if link doesn’t…

Bikuben Vol. 2 is out!

The second edition of Bikuben student journal is now available online at You may read all articles on our website or download the whole issue as PDF here.