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
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
Professor Taina Pihlajaniemi has been awarded
Discovery of the Year 2012 event was held on December 13th.
Veli-Pekka Jaakola's laboratory is part of the new COST program.
Jilin University, Changchun, China has appointed Professor Kalervo Hiltunen from Biocenter Oulu as a Guest Professor. The appointment is effective until April 30, 2017.
BCO Groups Vainio and Pihlajaniemi will participate in the EU-FP7 funded projects (10/2012 - 2016).
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.
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
An article by the Juffer and Wierenga groups with Satyan Sharma as the first author was published in J. Phys.Chem.
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.
You can find the website for BiOsta here.
An article by the Myllyharju group with Anu Laitala as the first author was recently published in Blood.
Professor Susan E.
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.
Biocenter Oulu has reached a new landmark, producing 300 theses since the first ones in 1987.
Biocenter Day 2012, March 20th
An article by the Kietzmann group was recently published in Blood.
An article by Robert Winqvist´s group with Szilvia Solyom as the first author was published in Science Translational Medicine on February 22.
Dr. Aino Kinnunen, supervised by Professor Taina Pihlajaniemi in Biocenter Oulu, was awarded The Best Doctoral Thesis 2011 Award by the Faculty of Medicine.
The new Ministry of Education and Culture –funded Biocenter Oulu Doctoral Programme (BCO-DP) PhD Positions starting from January 1st, 2012 have been filled.
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.