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NordForsk is an organisation under the Nordic Council of Ministers that provides funding for Nordic research cooperation as well as advice and input on Nordic research policy

Towards more individualised cancer screening

The Nordic Information for Action eScience Centre (NIASC) has passed the one-year mark and held its annual meeting in Helsinki on 15 January 2015. A total of 44 researchers and research fellows from eight projects and seven countries convened to exchange knowledge and ideas and discuss the status of their research.

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Report on Nordic Registers and Biobanks launched

19.01.2015

Joint Nordic Registers and Biobanks - A goldmine for health and welfare research, was published in the middle of December 2014.

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Increased health care cooperation

06.01.2015

Bo Könberg has submitted 14 recommendations on how increased cooperation across Nordic national borders can improve public health and further develop the health services. One of his recommendations calls for establishing a Nordic virtual centre for register-based research and identifies NordForsk as a potential administrator of the centre.

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Arctic research crosses scientific dividing lines

19.12.2014

Give us time to work together across disciplines, one researcher asked at the Arctic Circle 2014 conference in Reykjavik. NordForsk’s current call for proposals for Nordic Centres of Excellence in Arctic Research is opportune in paving the way for this. The application deadline is 4 March 2015 2 PM CET.

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NordForsk is an organisation under the Nordic Council of Ministers that provides funding for Nordic research cooperation as well as advice and input on Nordic research policy
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