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1.2.2013 News

A collaborative paper by Seppo Vainio's group published in Development

Renata Prunskaite-Hyyryläinen, Jingdong Shan and Seppo Vainio are co-authors in a new article entitled HNF1B controls proximal-intermediate nephron segment identity in vertebrates by regulating Not

21.1.2013 News

A Swedish - Finnish collaboration article in PNAS with two authors from Biocenter Oulu

Professor Seppo Vainio and his PhD student Irina Nagy are co-authors in a new paper published in PNAS, entitled “Wnt5a cooperates with canonical Wnts to generate midbrain dopaminergic neurons in vi

8.1.2013 News

Professor Pihlajaniemi receives the distinguished Matti Äyräpää Prize

Professor Taina Pihlajaniemi has been awarded

20.12.2012 News

Discovery of the Year 2012 photo gallery

Discovery of the Year 2012 event was held on December 13th.

18.12.2012 News

Veli-Pekka Jaakola's laboratory is part of the new COST program

Veli-Pekka Jaakola's laboratory is part of the new COST program.

10.12.2012 News

Professor Kalervo Hiltunen has two new international assignments

Jilin University, Changchun, China has appointed Professor Kalervo Hiltunen from Biocenter Oulu as a Guest Professor. The appointment is effective until April 30, 2017.

10.12.2012 News

New EU funding for BCO Groups!

BCO Groups Vainio and Pihlajaniemi will participate in the EU-FP7 funded projects (10/2012 - 2016).

22.11.2012 News

A preview in Developmental Cell by S. Vainio

Seppo Vainio has published a preview in Developmental Cell "How the developing mammalian kidney assembles its thousands of nephrons: Fgfs as stemness signals". Dev Cell. 2012 12;22(6):1125-6.

19.10.2012 News

An article by the Herzig group in Faseb J.

An article by the Herzig group with Shivaprakash Mutt as the first author was published in Faseb J.  The title of the article is "Inhibition of cytokine secretion from adipocytes by 1,25-dihydroxyv

19.10.2012 News

An article by the Juffer and Wierenga groups in J. Phys.Chem.

An article by the Juffer and Wierenga groups with Satyan Sharma as the first author was published in J. Phys.Chem.

21.9.2012 News

TEKES funding for Biocenter Oulu and the Center for Machine Vision Research

Tekes has granted two years funding for an interdisciplinary project between Biocenter Oulu Tissue Imaging Center and the Center for Machine Vision Research, University of Oulu.

20.9.2012 News

Biocenter Oulu Graduate School Student Association (BiOsta) website opened

You can find the website for BiOsta here.

20.9.2012 News

A publication in Blood by the Myllyharju group

An article by the Myllyharju group with Anu Laitala as the first author was recently published in Blood.

15.6.2012 News

New FiDiPro Professor

Professor Susan E.

4.4.2012 News

AOSpine Europe Young Researcher Award to Pasi Eskola

Pasi Eskola has been selected as the AOSpine Europe Young Researcher Award 2012 winner. The award is annually open to European based young researchers in the field of clinical spine research. Dr.

3.4.2012 News

300th Biocenter Oulu thesis

Biocenter Oulu has reached a new landmark, producing 300 theses since the first ones in 1987.

30.3.2012 News

Biocenter Day 2012 photo gallery

Biocenter Day 2012, March 20th

1.3.2012 News

A publication in Blood by the Kietzmann group

An article by the Kietzmann group was recently published in Blood.

28.2.2012 News

An article in Science Translational Medicine by the Winqvist group

An article by Robert Winqvist´s group with Szilvia Solyom as the first author was published in Science Translational Medicine on February 22.

22.2.2012 News

The Best Doctoral Thesis 2011 Award

Dr. Aino Kinnunen, supervised by Professor Taina Pihlajaniemi in Biocenter Oulu, was awarded The Best Doctoral Thesis 2011 Award by the Faculty of Medicine.

10.2.2012 News

The new Biocenter Oulu Doctoral Programme PhD Positions have been filled.

The new Ministry of Education and Culture –funded Biocenter Oulu Doctoral Programme (BCO-DP) PhD Positions starting from January 1st, 2012 have been filled.

7.2.2012 News

Biocenter Oulu research projects for the period 2012-2015

The Biocenter Oulu Governing Board has made a decision on the projects to be taken into Biocenter Oulu for the period 2012-2015. The selection was based on independent scientific evaluation.