4th Oulu BioImaging (OBI) Day was organized on April 16, 2015

The Main topics of this year´s OBI Day were: Emerging imaging technologies, Brain imaging in health and disease and New imaging techniques and scientific advances in Oulu BioImaging network. The day gathered over 80 participants from different disciplines within the University of Oulu and University hospital. In addition, the first OBI Day Science Image Contest was organized.  Originally 32 pictures were submitted to the contest and a multidisciplinary jury (members from Biocenter Oulu, Oulu University Hospital, Infotech Oulu and Oulu Museum of Art) selected ten most outstanding pictures to the finals. Those pictures were presented during the OBI Day and the audience voted for the best OBI Science Image 2015. The winner was “Motoneuron Road” by Heli Härönen followed by “Waiting for Differentiation” by Ilkka Miinalainen (2nd prize) and “Underneath the Cartilage” by Sakari Karhula (3rd prize). These pictures will be on view for the public in Tietomaa Science Center, Oulu, during Summer 2015.

Last updated: 24.4.2015