NIOM to Turku Biomaterials Days 2017 -

Turku Biomaterials Days 2017 is held October 26-27 in Finland at Turku Science Park. The topic this year is “Interfaces and Interphases” and the conference aims to provide a clear understanding and key concepts on the interactions between different biomaterials and the surrounding tissues. NIOM is represented with Head of Laboratory Hilde M. Kopperud and […]

NIOM Senior Engineer Ketil Kvam to Academy of Dental Materials -

The annual meeting of The Academy of Dental Materials takes place in Nuremberg, Germany from October 5-7.

Webinar: Essentials of dental bonding -

Welcome to a free webinar on October 24th 2017.

Research networking with NIOM! -

Collaborate with our experienced scientists and enjoy our great lab facilities.

NIOM with strong representation at CED-IADR/NOF 2017 -

NIOM will represent strongly this year at the 2017 CED-IADR/NOF Oral Health Research Congress, which takes place in Vienna September 21-23.

Norwegian broadcaster stops testing of home tooth bleaching kits -

Norwegian broadcaster stops testing of home tooth bleaching kits after NIOM safety tests reveal illegally high amounts of hydrogen peroxide.

NIOM welcomes Finnish guest researcher Taria Tanner -

Tarja Tanner will stay as a guest researcher at NIOM for six months.

NIOM welcomes guest researcher Maria Kassapidou from Sweden -

Maria Kassapidou just arrived at NIOM, and she will stay with us for three months.

NIOM researcher attends the 17th Congress of the European Society for Photobiology -

Senior Scientist Ellen Bruzell will present “Pharmaceutical formulation as a measure to improve antimicrobial phototoxicity” at the congress.

NIOM to present at ESB2017 in Athens -

NIOMs Senior Engineers Else Morisbak and Torbjørn Knarvang are participating at the 28th annual conference of the European Society for Biomaterials (ESB) in Athens, Greece.

NIOM to share findings at European Dental Materials Conference -

Senior Engineer Morten Syverud will participate and present research findings from NIOM at the 24th annual European Dental Material Conference, held in London from August 30th to September 1st, 2017.

NIOM CEO participates at the FDI meeting in Madrid -

Professor Jon E. Dahl, CEO of NIOM, is member of FDI’s Dental Material Task Team. The task team meets during the FDI WORLD DENTAL FEDERATION Annual Congress in Madrid, 29th Aug – 1st Sep 2017. The dental material task team prepares policy statements regarding dental materials that are approved by the FDI’s General Assembly to […]

NIOM scientists participate at the ISO/TC 106 annual meeting in Hong Kong -

Five NIOM scientists have travelled to the city of Hong Kong to participate in the 53rd annual meeting of ISO/TC 106, from 20. – 25. august.

Summertime -

NIOM wishes all customers and business relations a wonderful summer!

The European Organisation for Caries Research (ORCA) congress 2017 -

NIOM Senior Scientist Aida Mulic will attend the The European Organisation for Caries Research (ORCA) congress held in Oslo, Norway, July 5th – 8th.

NIOM’s light curing-webinar now available – including Q&A summary -

On May 30th, Head of Laboratory Hilde M. Kopperud presented a webinar with insight from NIOM on light curing. See the webinar and read the summary from the QA here.

Disputation: Kristine Opsvik Wikene -

MSc. Pharm Kristine Opsvik Wikene will be defending the thesis for the degree of Ph.D. on Monday 26 June, 2017 at the School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo.

The state ownership report 2016 -

NIOM is a state-owned limited company where the Ministry of Health and Care Services holds 49 % of the shares. Each year, the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries provides an overview and presentation of all the companies in which the state has an ownership interest, with emphasis on the companies’ development last year. It […]

NIOM congratulates students from HIOA -

Bachelor students in bioengineering from Oslo and Akershus University of Applied Sciences (HIOA) have had a research stay in NIOM since Easter. Their efforts have resulted in two papers.

NIOM at Northern Lights Conference in Halifax, Canada -

“Northern Lights Conference” is an international dental symposium. It was arranged by Richard Price and Dalhousie University in Halifax, Canada, on June 19-20, 2017.

NIOM webinar: Tips For Success in Light Curing -

Our first webinar had over 200 registered participants and attendees reviewed it with an average of 4.5 of 5 stars, so don’t miss out! In this 20 min webinar NIOM Head of Laboratory, Hilde M. Kopperud will present topics on light curing techniques and discuss how to avoid pitfalls when buying a new curing lamp. […]

NIOM celebrates research and patient safety for 45 years -

It is with great pleasure we welcome our guests to two days of seminars and celebration.

NIOM celebrates 45 years with a two-day seminar on NIOM’s work for Nordic patient safety for at the UBC Ullevål Stadium.

NIOM welcomes young visiting researcher from Greece -

Polyxeni Papazekou is a visiting researcher at NIOM this spring throught the Eramus+ program.

“Many questions, much praise” -

Such reads the headline in the March edition of The Norwegian Dental Journal, referring to NIOM’s first webinar, held February 14th. The journal was in the room as 100 participants logged on across all the Nordic countries, observing, as the webinar was held and the follow-up article reveals more details, such as more background into why NIOM offers webinars, plans for the future and feedback from the participants post-event.

NIOM kicks off in Cologne: IDS 2017 -

Four representatives from NIOM are heading to IDS 2017. They excited to meet colleagues and fellow professionals at the NIOM seminar at the Hyatt Regency Hotel tonight.

NIOM to present promising research on reduction of biofilm at IADR 2017 in San Francisco -

NIOM scientist Ida Sofia Refsholt Stenhagen will attend the International Association for Dental Research General Session and Exhibition held in San Francisco, California, March 22nd – 25th.

NIOM tops up its ranks -

NIOM welcomes Frode Staxrud. Staxrud is the newest addition to our team of scientists. Staxrud’s focus of research at NIOM will be on clinical research related to minimal invasive dentistry.

NIOM participates at The Scandinavian Society of Biomaterials 2017 -

The scientific programme for ScSB 2017 is to ”bite into the underlying challenges faced by the field of biomaterials and tissue engineering and will focus on digging into some of the fundamental questions in biomaterial science.”

Travel Journal: Risk Assessment in the Eternal City -

NIOM senior scientist Ellen Bruzell recently attended the course Nutrition Risk Assessment in the series Better Training for Safer Food (BTSF) organized by the EU Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (CHAFEA).

NIOM to Baltimore: Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology 2017 -

Professor Jon E. Dahl, NIOM Managing Director, and senior scientists Jan Tore Samuelsen and Rune Becher are participating at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology and ToxExpo in Baltimore, Maryland, March 12-16.

Victoria J. Valerón Bergh defended her PhD degree in pharmaceutics -

The dissertation title was “Pharmaceutical preformulation and formulation of an alloxazine and a porphyrin-type photosensitizer”.

Introducing NIOM labs (video) -

Takes a tour of NIOM’s modern lab-facilitie, and find out how our accredited laboratory, methods and staff are able to provide high quality results that bring our clients one step closer to product certification.

Tips and insights from the Q&A after NIOM’s webinar: Repair or replace? -

Read the tips and insights from the Q&A session after NIOMs first webinar. Here you can find valuable information about adhesive products and their properties, as well as composites and the repair process.

NIOM welcomes two new visiting scientists -

NIOM welcomes two visiting scientists from the University of Helsinki to its ranks for the next three months, Jussi Furuholm and Battsetseg Tseveenjav.

“Best poster” prize goes to NIOM engineer -

NIOM scientist brings home «Best Poster» from NSFT’s annual interdisciplinary winter meeting.

NIOM attends NSFT’s 45th annual winter meeting at Beitostølen -

The Norwegian Society of Pharmacology and Toxicology (NSFT) will hold its 45th annual winter meeting in the Norwegian mountains of Beitostølen January 26th – 29th

Repair or replace: a NIOM webinar -

Learn about the best treatment for defective restorations. You are invited to join our free webinar on February 14th at 16:00.

In memorandum: Ivar A. Mjör -

It is with great sadness that NIOM learns of the passing of professor Ivar A. Mjör. Dr. Mjör became the the inaugural director of the Nordic Institute of Dental Materials (NIOM) in Oslo.

NIOM seminar at IDS 2017 -

NIOM brings you one step closer to product certification. Closing the gap between product development and product certification is easy when you present an independent test report from NIOM. Welcome to our seminar on Tuesday March 21st at 18:00 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Cologne, Germany.

NIOM scientist Aida Mulic joins editorial board for Nordic dental publication Aktuel Nordisk Odontologi -

NIOM senior scientist Aida Mulic, PhD has recently been accepted onto the editorial board of Aktuel Nordisk Odontologi, an annual publication aimed at dentists in the Nordic countries.