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 &
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
Valtioneuvosto nimitti 22.9.2016 professori Johanna Myllyharjun Suomen tieteelliseksi edustajaksi Euroopan molekyylibiologian laboratorion (EMBL) ja Euroopan molekyylibiologian konferenssin (EMBC)
The Lehtiö group published recently an article in Cell Chemical Biology with contributions from the Pihlajaniemi group.
Seppo Vainio and Jingdong Shan have contributed to an article recently published in Nature Communications.
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
Järvelin, Herzig and Sebert have participated in a multinational study published recently in Nature Genetics.
Nagy II, Xu Q, Naillat F, Ali N, Miinalainen I, Samoylenko A, Vainio SJ. Impairment of Wnt11 function leads to kidney tubular abnormalities and secondary glomerular cystogenesis. BMC Dev.
Computational Medicine Research Team published an article related to the metabolic effects of alcohol consumption.
The rectors of Biocenter Finland partner Universities have nominated Professor Marja Makarow as new director of Biocenter Finland.
Professor Seppo Vainio´s interview about organogenesis and stem cells can be found on the University of Oulu page.
Dr Mäkinen & Prof Ala-Korpela published a letter in PNAS: Metabolomics of aging requires large-scale longitudinal stud
Drs Kettunen & Würtz awarded 3-y Academy of Finland Research Grants 330k€ each
I4Future is an International, Interdisciplinary & Inter-sectorial doctoral programme starting at the University of Oulu in Finland.
Dr. Johannes Kettunen and Dr.
A publication with title “CD146(+) cells are essential for kidney vasculature development” was recently published in Kidney International.
BCO-DP student Prateek Singh from Seppo Vainio’s research group is one of the members in a recently awarded team with a potential business idea.
No side effects for a new heart disease drug found
Sigrid Jusélius Foundation 2016 funding decision awarded in total 435 800€ to the following Biocenter Oulu research project leaders (in alphabetical order): Ala-Korpela Mika, Hiltunen Kalervo and K
A publication titled as "Gene regulatory mechanisms underpinning prostate cancer susceptibility" was published online 07 March 2016 in Nature Genetics.
An article by the Computational Medicine Team published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology
New benefits of cholesterol medication uncovered
A publication with title “Wnt4 coordinates directional cell migration and extension of the Müllerian duct essential for ontogenesis of the female reproductive tract” was recently published in Hum.
Mutation in MCPH1 increases the risk of breast cancer threefold
BCO has received FIRI2015 Research Infrastructure Funding from the Academy of Finland.