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Tormod Skogstad Nilsen

Worktitle
Researcher
Department
Department of Physical Performance
Phone
+47 23 26 23 30 / +47 950 69 857
E-mail
t.s.nilsen@nih.no

Research

Sports-physiology, strength training, muscle-physiology, satelite-cells, immunohistochemistry

Short biography

Master degree on the effect of strength training with different volume on numbers of satelite-cells per fiber and myogenic regulation factors among untrained (2007). Research fellow and the project "Prostate cancer and strength traning. Researching the effect of training for cancer patient in coorporation with Oslo university hospital. We are now developing a course where we are going to educate AKTIV-instructors, coaches for the cancerpatients outside of the hospitals. The first course is planned to start in 2014.

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