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Scholastica J. Munishi, HISP, Tanzania

Saving lives with one click on the phone

Once a week Scholastica J. Munishi sits down to report crucial health data from the clinic she is running in rural Tanzania. And she uses the Norwegian health data system DHIS2.

Karl Egil Malterud og Helle Wangensteen

African trees kill both malaria mosquitoes and the parasite

Malaria is a widespread disease in the western parts of Africa and kills several hundred thousand people around the world each Year. There is a great need for new medicines, and scientists from the School of Pharmacy at the University of Oslo have found natural chemicals that can kill both the malaria parasite and the transmitting mosquitoes.

Førsteamanuensis Lee Hsiang Low

Prestigious European grant to evolutionary biologist at UiO

What is the link between microevolution that occurs between generations, and macroevolution that causes species to arise or become extinct? Associate Professor Lee Hsiang Liow wants to know, and the European Research Council has funded her ground-breaking new project with nearly two million Euros.