University of Oslo

MgSafe logo UiO

Country: Norway
Dept./Division/Laboratory: Faculty of Dentristry, Dept. of Biomaterials
Scientist-in-Charge: Prof. Dr. H. Haugen
Website: UiO Biomaterials

General description

Founded in 1811, the University of Oslo (UiO) is the highest ranked institution of education and research in Norway. UiO has over 27,000 students and 7,000 employees and is ranked 67th of the World’s Top 100 universities. With five Nobel Prize Winners, UiO has a strong track record of pioneering research and scientific discovery. The department of Biomaterials has a multidisciplinary team of clinicians, material engineers and biochemist. The most important contribution to innovation is made through the education of degree candidates, excellent research, and the exchange of knowledge with important stakeholders in society.

Role in MgSafe

  • Host of ESR 3: Maryam Rahmati
  • Research topic: Biomaterial and hard tissue reaction
  • Scientific part in MgSafe: Histological validation (WP1)


  • Håvard J. Haugen, Janne E. Reseland (supervisors ESR)
  • S. Petter Lyngstaadas (co-supervisor ESR)
  • Hanna Tiainen (PI)