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15.8.2017 News

Prateek Singh in the NASA Europa challenge finalist team

Prateek Singh, a doctoral student in Prof.

15.8.2017 News

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 News

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 News

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 News

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 News

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 News

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 News

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 News

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 News

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 News

Prateek Singh and Seppo Vainio met with President Tarja Halonen

PhD-student Prateek Singh and Prof.

14.3.2017 News

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 News

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:

19.1.2017 News

Team FutuRena lead by BCO researchers selected to semifinals in science-based idea competition

Twenty teams have been chosen to solve the grand challenges of our time in Helsinki Challenge, the science-based idea competition.  From University of Ou

15.12.2016 News

An article from Inari Kursula´s group published in Cell Host & Microbe

An article with a title “A novel actin-binding protein serves as a connector and lipid sensor to coordinate motility and invasion in Apicomplexa.” was recently published in Cell Host &

12.12.2016 News

0,95 million euros from Academy of Finland FIRI2016 funding to Biocenter Oulu Infrastructures

Biocenter Finland consortium with Professor Johanna Myllyharju, Scientific Director of Biocenter Oulu, Chairperson of the Governing Board of Biocenter Finland and Coordinator of the application, ha

28.9.2016 News

Johanna Myllyharju Euroopan molekyylibiologian laboratorion ja konferenssin hallintoelimiin

Valtioneuvosto nimitti 22.9.2016 professori Johanna Myllyharjun Suomen tieteelliseksi edustajaksi Euroopan molekyylibiologian laboratorion (EMBL) ja Euroopan molekyylibiologian konferenssin (EMBC)

26.9.2016 News

The Lehtiö group published an article in Cell Chemical Biology

The Lehtiö group published recently an article in Cell Chemical Biology with contributions from the Pihlajaniemi group.

19.9.2016 News

Vainio and Shan have contributed to an article recently published in Nature Communications

Seppo Vainio and Jingdong Shan have contributed to an article recently published in Nature Communications.

13.9.2016 News

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy receives a multimillion euro investment

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy, a startup company of University of Oulu, has developed technology for the production of an osteoporosis drug and has secured multimillion-euro investment from a