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5.12.2019 News

Common genetic origins discovered behind uterine fibroids and endometriosis

A major international study revealed that the two most common female reproductive system diseases, uterine fibroids and endometriosis, have common genetic origins. The finding, published in the prestigious Nature Communications journal, drives forward basic research in the field and may open up completely new opportunities for developing drug treatment as well.

17.11.2019 News

Eero Kajantie named preemie influencer of the year

Kevyt, the Finnish association of parents of premature infants, has named Eero Kajantie a preemie influencer of the year.

9.9.2019 News

Genetic factors influencing adult obesity take effect in early childhood

Body mass index (BMI) in infants, children and adults is influenced by different genetic factors that change as we age, according to a major new study.