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The Research Council of Norway Company Profile

05:14 EDT 20th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The Research Council of Norway is a national strategic body and funding agency for research and innovation activities. The Research Council covers all fields of research and innovation and works together with research institutions as well as the private and public sectors to reach the national financial goals and quality targets set in this area.
The Research Council plays a vital role in developing and implementing the country's national research strategy. It acts as

a government adviser, identifying present and future needs for knowledge and research, and recommending national priorities;
a funding agency for research programmes and independent projects, strategic programmes at research institutions, and Norwegian participation in international research activities. The Research Council has an annual budget of some NOK 4,5 billion and utilises specifically-targeted funding schemes to help translate national research policy goals into action.
a co-ordinator, initiating networks and promoting co-operation between research institutions, ministries, business and industry, public agencies and enterprises, other sources of funding, and users of research.
Organisation
The Research Council comprises three research divisions, one division for administrative affairs and one international unit organised directly under the Director General.

Location

P.O Box 2700
St. Hanshaugen
Oslo
N-0131
Norway

Contact

Phone: 47 22 03 70 00
Fax: 47 22 03 70 01
Email: post@forskningsradet.no


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64th ORCA Congress. July 5-8, 2017, Oslo, Norway: Abstracts.

Gerald Loewi: A Major Contributor to the New Era of Rheumatology Thinking.

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Validation of data in the Medical Birth Registry of Norway on delivery after a previous cesarean section.

Trial of labor (TOL) is an option in most deliveries after a previous cesarean section (CS). The Medical Birth Registry of Norway (MBRN) has received compulsory notification of all deliveries in the c...

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Inspiratory Muscle Training for Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder

This study is a randomized controlled trial with the aim of evaluating the effect of homebased inspiratory muscle training (IMT) for patients with COPD in Norway. The intervention group wi...

Weight Loss and Changes in Cardiovascular Risk Markers With a Low Glycemic Diet Compared With a Standard Diet

Overweight and obesity is increasing in most countries, including Norway, and the optimal diet for reducing weight is under discussion. The present study in overweight and moderate obese i...

NAS-NRC Twin Registry

To continue a registry of World War II veteran twins maintained by the National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council (NAS-NRC).

Experiences With HDR-brachytherapy in Norway

There are 3 articles that will be written about the experience with HDR-brachytherapy (HDR-BT) in patients with high-risk prostate cancer in Norway as part of a PhD-project. The project wi...

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