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Student opportunities

The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research is an advanced and sustainable research center dedicated to better understanding of metabolic disorders.
To prepare for the challenges of tomorrow, we educate future researchers and scientific leaders.

Student researchers are a vital part of the Center life providing a continuous source of new ideas, invigorating curiosity and active commitment to research.

Today, the Center serves as an educational capacity for more than 30 Bachelor, Master and PhD students. Investigate your possibilities of joining our team!

Genetic Variation and Glucose Homeostasis

The aim of this project is to understand the role of genetic variation coding for proteins in the aetiology of type 2 diabetes and glucose homeostasis by performed exhaustive analyses of coding variation in thousands of individuals from the general population. Read more here.

3G- Gluten and Satiety

The purpose of the study is to determine how a gluten poor versus a gluten rich dietary intervention (randomized cross-over study) affect markers of satiety. Explore the topic here.

Systems Biology and gut microbiome

Are you a good programmer? Believe it or not, through this project you can get an opportunity to save the world. With your help, we will work on developing statistical and machine learning tools to model the role of bacteria in diseases. Read about how you can help us here.