News

New article on gonadotrope cell plasticity

New article on gonadotrope cell plasticity

Our group just published a new article in Journal of Endocrinology where we investigated the plasticity of gonadotropes in the model fish medaka.

New project on salmon smoltification

New project on salmon smoltification

Kjetil Hodne has started a new project supported by FHF, the Norwegian Seafood Research Fund.

Frontiers Research Topic

Frontiers Research Topic

Finn-Arne and Romain are co-editing a Frontiers Research Topic on 'Plasticity in the vertebrate pituitary, including regulatory mechanisms'.

Susann's paper on gonadotropin receptors

Susann's paper on gonadotropin receptors

Former PhD student Susann Burow published her work on gonadotropin receptors in General and Comparative Endocrinology.

Salmon pituitary studies

Salmon pituitary studies

Former PhD student Elia Ciani has published two of his thesis chapters, one in General and Comparative Endocrinology and one in the Journal of Pineal Research.

Kristine's latest paper

Kristine's latest paper

...on the effect of endocrine disruptors on cod pituitary cells has just been published in Fishes.  

A computational model for gonadotropin releasing cells

A computational model for gonadotropin releasing cells

Kjetil and Finn-Arne publish in PLoS Computational Biology.

Beginning of a new collaboration

Beginning of a new collaboration

We recently hosted two guests in our laboratory.

New paper

New paper

Kristine et al. published a paper on the effects of cortisol on Atlantic cod pituitary cell cultures.

New JoVE paper

New JoVE paper

Romain and Finn-Arne published a new methods video on blood vessel labeling.

PhD position available!

PhD position available!

The application deadline for this position has now passed.

New paper on salmon smoltification

New paper on salmon smoltification

Mitch, Gersende, Romain, Nouri and Finn-Arne from our group have contributed to a paper on the hormonal control salmon smoltification, published in Scientific Reports.

Elia Ciani defended his PhD thesis

Elia Ciani defended his PhD thesis

On 8 March 2019, Elia Ciani successfully defended his PhD thesis Neuroendocrine regulation of pituitary gonadotropins during puberty in Atlantic salmon parr with focus on melatonin and Gnrh systems.

Open position: associate professor in animal physiology

Open position: associate professor in animal physiology

This position is no longer open. The application deadline was May 6th, 2019.

New paper in Journal of Endocrinolgy

New paper in Journal of Endocrinolgy

Plasticity of Lh cells caused by cell proliferation and recruitment of existing cells.

Journal of Endocrinology 2019 Vol. 240, issue 2

New publications in JoVE

New publications in JoVE

We recently published two methodological papers in Journal of Visualized Experiments

Weltzienlab participation at SmakÅs

Weltzienlab participation at SmakÅs

Weltzienlab participated on SmakÅs, a food and technology festival focusing on sustainable development, at Ås October 13th 2018.

Weltzienlab at Forskningstorget

Weltzienlab at Forskningstorget

Weltzienlab participated at Forskningstorget in Oslo 2018

Gigantic salmon in Tour de France

Gigantic salmon in Tour de France

During the Tour de France leg on July 16th 2017 a nearly 280 meter long salmon was depicted on the ground.

New eel genome paper published

New eel genome paper published

IMPRESS researchers together with international collaborators recently published a paper in Scientific Reports, demonstrating how MinION sequencing can be used to efficiently generate the genome sequence of the European eel.

IMPRESS

IMPRESS

IMPRESS is an Initial Training Network (ITN) of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions funded by the EU Research and Innovation Programme Horizon 2020.