News features information on issues relating to NIOM, new developments on the NIOM website and forthcoming events and activities where NIOM staff is participating.
Publication date: 2015-11-16

NIOM innleder samarbeide med Dental24

I samband med Odontologiska Riksstämman och Swedental i Göteborg tecknar Nordisk institutt for odontologiske materialer, NIOM, ett samarbetsavtal med den digitala nyhets- och kunskapskanalen Dental24.

Publication date: 2015-11-12

NIOM participates at the ISO/TC 106 Dentistry meeting in Bangkok

NIOM’s experts are strongly involved in standardization activities enhancing the quality of medical devices used in dentistry (ISO/TC 106; CEN/TC 55 Dentistry) and in the development of standards for safety evaluation of medical devices (ISO/TC 194; CEN/TC 206 Biological evaluation of medical dev

Publication date: 2015-11-11

NIOM representation at EDM 2015

The 23rd European Dental Materials Conference was held in Nürnberg, Germany, on August 27 and 28, 2015. The topic this year was “Ceramics – CAD/CAM – Composites”

NIOM was represented by senior scientist John Tibballs who contributed a poster:

Publication date: 2015-11-05

NIOM arranges a seminar at Odontologisk Riksstämma & Swedental 2015

The lecture highlights the advantages and disadvantages of the use of all- ceramic and metal ceramic restorations and aspects which may be crucial for the choice of restorative materials.

Publication date: 2015-11-03

NIOM contributes at Annual Meeting

NIOM contributes to the Norwegian Dental Association's Annual Meeting

Publication date: 2015-11-02

Best review article

Professor emeritus Nils Jacobsen, working at NIOM was acknowledged for his authorship of the best review article in the Norwegian Dental Journal during the last two years.

Publication date: 2015-11-02

Interactions of liposomes with restorative materials

Liposomes are nanosized, vesicular structures that are well-recognized for their function as drug delivery systems.

Publication date: 2015-10-15


The 47th Meeting of the Continental European Division of the International Association for Dental Research (CED-IADR), is taking place in Antalya, Turkey, from October 15-17, 2015.

NIOM have three representatives at the conference and they are presenting the following:

Publication date: 2015-10-15

Newsletter, October 2015

The months newsletter deals with two recent published studies authored and co-authored by NIOM scientist: "Is the caries risk reduced by placing a restoration" and

Publication date: 2015-10-13

Antimicrobial photodynamic therapy

New paper from Kristine Wikene on antimicrobial photodynamic therapy

In a recent paper, Ph.D. candidate Kristine O. Wikene and collaborators have demonstrated improved phototoxic effect against bacteria using new formulations to dissolve the hydrophobic photosensitizer curcumin.