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20. November 2017

The end of ”Pump Fiction”: Head of Center Poul Nissen publishes in Nature Journal of Science

The more than 1000 different cells in the human body are capable of moving energy and material to those places in the body, where there is the need for it, and that way ensure that the body is a well-running machine. Poul Nissen, head of center at PUMPkin, and his research team have now succeeded […]

20. November 2017

Inauguration of the Center for Functional Genomics and Tissue Plasticity (ATLAS) headed by Professor Susanne Mandrup

The official opening of the Center for Functional Genomics and Tissue Plasticity (ATLAS) took place on November 6, 2017 at the University of Southern Denmark. The center is led by Professor Susanne Mandrup. In a collaboration between researchers at the University of Southern Denmark and Odense University Hospital, the center’s research will produce knowledge about […]

9. November 2017

Inauguration of the Center for Privacy Studies (PRIVACY) headed by Professor Mette Birkedal Bruun

The new Center for Privacy Studies was celebrated with speeches, a reception, and a tour of the newly established office space at the University of Copenhagen on November 1. The center is one of ten new Centers of Excellence that received a grant in the 9th application round. The center is hosted by the Faculty […]

9. November 2017

Head of center Leif Oxenløwe gets the Ib Henriksen research award for his socially relevant research

He’s been called ”a Danish research superstar” and builds his groundbreaking research upon the humble ideology “my idea is your idea”. This week, his extraordinary research and impressive career is acknowledged by his receival of the Ib Henriksen research award. There’s been reason for more than the usual amount of cheering at the Institute for […]

7. November 2017

Opening of Center for Cellular Signal Patterns headed by head of center Jørgen Kjems

On Wednesday, November 1, the kick-off of the new Center for Cellular Signal Patterns (CellPAT) took place, which is one of 10 new centers that received grants from the Danish National Research Foundation’s 9th application round. The center is housed at Aarhus University under the leadership of Professor Jørgen Kjems. In a partnership between researchers […]

7. November 2017

Read the DNRF Open Access to Data publication

Read the publication which was the foundation for the DNRF annual meeting here, and gain insight into the different aspects of the open data debate.

7. November 2017

The Foundation’s annual meeting 2017: Open Access to Data

The DNRF held its annual meeting on Friday, November 3rd. Read about the timely topic, the different views and the panel debate here.

7. November 2017

Open Access to Data – the 2017 version of the DNRF annual meeting

On November 3rd, the Danish National Research Foundation’s annual meeting was held for research political stakeholders and DNRF licensees. The topic for the meeting was “Open Data”. The Foundation’s recommendation is that all stakeholders collaborate in developing a thought-out strategy for Open Data, which will be based on the aims that topic-relevant initiatives should both […]

2. November 2017

Head of center Thomas Graven-Nielsen plays with people’s pain threshold on purpose

Shock, saltwater and chili pepper – three things that you wouldn’t normally imagine would be connected. Thomas Graven-Nielsen, professor and head of center for Neuroplasticity and Pain (CNAP), has changed this fact, seeing as all three elements are incorporated in his research in pain. When working in his lab, the professor injects the drug capsaicin […]

30. October 2017

DNRF head of center Rubina Raja presents prestigious excavation project in Rome to Her Majesty Queen Margrethe

Last spring, Danish archaeologists paved the way for participating in an important and prestigious international collaboration, which was launched Thursday in a royal manner. This, because Her Majesty, Queen Margrethe II, took part of the opening of upcoming archaeological excavations on the antique Forum of Caesar in Rome, where UrbNet head of center, Professor Rubina […]