Using a ‘big data’ approach, we investigate how & why mental ill-health interacts with cardiovascular disease.
Our team of world-leading experts combine data from 1.8 million Northern European volunteers, to identify the genetic, brain & body markers that are common to both conditions. These will form the basis of clinical tools for prediction, diagnosis & disease monitoring.
The challenge of comorbidity
People with mental health disorders often die prematurely – frequently from cardiovascular diseases. But what is the link between these two things? This is what CoMorMent aims to discover.
Expanding the impact of CoMorMent in Norway
June 16, 2021 5:57 PM
The University of Oslo has received a small grant from the Norwegian Research Council to supplement the impact of CoMorMent in Norway
A new EU-project aims to predict the risk of cardiovascular disease in people with mental disorders
July 3, 2020 3:31 PM
Ole Andreassen is leading an EU-project that is going to investigate the relationship between mental disorders and cardiovascular diseases. The goal is to find new methods to reduce the risk of developing multiple diseases at the same time.
Being a project coordinator means achieving recognition from your peers
July 3, 2020 3:29 PM
Getting a grant as a coordinator means that you have received a lot of trust from both the EU Horizon2020-program and from reputable colleagues.
- Disease trajectories and mortality among individuals diagnosed with depression June 16, 2021 6:05 PM
How important are parents in the development of child anxiety and depression?
Mar. 10, 2021 6:12 PM
Cheesman, R., Eilertsen, E.M., Ahmadzadeh, Y.I. et al. Published Open Access in BMC Medicine 18, 284 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-020-01760-1
Pre-pandemic psychiatric disorders and risk of COVID-19: a UK Biobank cohort analysis
Nov. 20, 2020 12:02 PM
Huazhen Yang et al (2020). Published Open Access in The Lancet Healthy Longevity, VOLUME 1, ISSUE 2, E69-E79, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2666-7568(20)30013-1