The DiHub project is a cooperative project between the University of Oulu, Oulu University of Applied Sciences, and VTT funded by the Council of Oulu Region ERDF funds. Each participating institute has been given direct funding for their tasks in the project.


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Funded by

European Structural and Investment Funds - European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)

Project funder

Council of Oulu Region / Pohjois-Pohjanmaan Liitto

Funding amount

299 332 EUR

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Project description

University of Oulu

The University of Oulu is responsible for developing procedures for preclinical testing, digitizing of manufacturing as well as quality control processes. University of Oulu will also develop and characterize new biomarkers for use in diagnostic tests. VTT will develop and pilot scale manufacture lateral flow assays (LFA) together with networking partners. Special attention will be paid to documentation of assay development and manufacturing processes. University of applied sciences will develop electrochemical assays and their pilot manufacturing processes paying special attention to documentation.