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18.10.2017 Uutinen

Open doctoral training positions at Biocenter Oulu

Nine 4-year doctoral student positions 2018-2021 will be opened in different Biocenter Oulu research projects. The positions are funded by the University of Oulu.

2.10.2017 Uutinen

Mirror of Life team awarded 150 000€

Elämän Peili (Mirror of Life) team from University of Oulu with Prof.

28.9.2017 Uutinen

Prateek Singh selected to BioFinland Pitching Competition

PhD student Prateek Singh from Prof.

28.9.2017 Uutinen

Dr. Lauri Eklund has a review in Nature Reviews Drug Discovery

Dr. Lauri Eklund is an author in a review published in Nature Reviews Drug Discovery.

28.9.2017 Uutinen

Publications in European Urology and Scientific Reports by Dr. Gonghong Wei and his multinational collaborators

Articles “Whole-genome and Transcriptome Sequencing of Prostate Cancer Identify New Genetic Alterations Driving Disease Progression” and “Genetic association analysis of the RTK/ERK pathway with ag

28.9.2017 Uutinen

Novo Nordisk fellowship to Dr. Qin Wang

Dr. Qin Wang, from the Computational Medicine Research Team lead by Prof. Mika Ala-Korpela and Dr.

5.9.2017 Uutinen

New book “Kiehtovat geenit” sheds light on the present state and future prospects of genetics research and its applications

A new book edited by Maarit Jokela, Mirkka Oja-Leikas and Meri Rova from the University of Oulu was published in Helsinki last we

15.8.2017 Uutinen

Prateek Singh in the NASA Europa challenge finalist team

Prateek Singh, a doctoral student in Prof.

15.8.2017 Uutinen

Susanna Kaisto is the Researcher of the week

Susanna Kaisto, a doctoral student in Prof. Seppo Vainio´s group, is the Researcher of the week of The Finnish Union of University Researchers and Teachers (Tieteentekijöiden Liitto).

19.5.2017 Uutinen

Katri Pylkäs received an Academy Research Fellow Post

Docent Katri Pylkäs, Senior Researcher in Robert Winqvist´s research group and Coordinator of BCO Sequencing Center has received an Academy Research Fellow post from The Academy of Finland’s Resear

12.5.2017 Uutinen

An article published in Development by Vainio Group

Seppo Vainio´s group with PhD-student Ulla Saarela as the first author has published an article in Development.

10.5.2017 Uutinen

Remarkable 40-year careers of Prof. Kalervo Hiltunen and Prof. Rik Wierenga were celebrated on May 5th

Remarkable 40-year careers of Prof. Kalervo Hiltunen and Prof.

2.5.2017 Uutinen

A total of 1,8 million € Academy Project funding to BCO group leaders

Four Biocenter Oulu group leaders, Docent Lauri Eklund, Dean Peppi Karppinen, Dr.

25.4.2017 Uutinen

An article in Human Molecular Genetics by Myllyharju group

Antti Salo from Johanna Myllyharju´s group has as shared first authorship in a publication recently published in Human Molecular Genetics.

28.3.2017 Uutinen

Novo Nordisk Foundation Excellence Grant for Young Researchers to Dr. Johannes Kettunen

Dr. Johannes Kettunen received funding for 5 years from the Novo Nordisk Foundation Excellence Grant for Young Researchers within Endocrinology and Metabolism.

27.3.2017 Uutinen

Publications in Nature Communications and The Journal of Clinical Investigation by Pihlajaniemi Group

Dr. Valerio Izzi, a member of the Pihlajaniemi research team, has contributed to an article published in Nature Communications.

22.3.2017 Uutinen

Funding from Sigrid Jusélius Foundation to several Biocenter Oulu research project leaders

Sigrid Jusélius Foundation 2017 funding decision awarded in total 517 500€ to the following research project leaders (in alphabetical order): Ala-Korpela Mika, Hiltunen Kalervo and Kastaniotis Alex

21.3.2017 Uutinen

Prateek Singh and Seppo Vainio met with President Tarja Halonen

PhD-student Prateek Singh and Prof.

14.3.2017 Uutinen

Karppinen and Myllyharju have contributed to an article published in Nature Communications

Professors Peppi Karppinen (née Koivunen) and Johanna Myllyharju have contributed to an article recently published in Nature Communications.

24.2.2017 Uutinen

Justus Reunanen and his research on the Academy of Finland web pages

Academia Researcher, Biocenter Oulu group leader Doc. Justus Reunanen and his research on intestinal microbiota is presented (in Finnish) on the Academy of Finland web page: