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17.5.2016 News

An article "CD146(+) cells are essential for kidney vasculature development" by Seppo Vainio group

 Kidney Int. 2016 Apr 18. pii: S0085-2538(16)00378-1. doi: 10.1016/j.kint.2016.02.021. [Epub ahead of print]

12.5.2016 News

Deborah Harrus Teacher of the Year 2016

Dr. Deborah Harrus has been nominated the Teacher of the Year 2016. The Faculty nominates one young teacher (a Ph.D.

8.3.2016 News

An Article in Nature Genetics published by Gonghong Wei group and their multinational collaborators

A publication titled as "Gene regulatory mechanisms underpinning prostate cancer susceptibility" was recently published in Nature Genetics.

1.3.2016 News

An article by a multinational collaboration published in the Embo Journal

A publication with the title "ALS‐linked protein disulfide isomerase variants cause motor dysfunction" was rece

26.2.2016 News

Science Day of Kontinkangas 23.2. awards

Kontinkankaan tiedepäivänä palkittiin parhaita esityksiä

4.1.2016 News

An article by Seppo Vainio group published in Human Molecular Genetics

A publication with title Wnt4 Coordinates Directional Cell Migration and E

9.12.2015 News

Peppi Karppinen nominated for the Dean of the Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine

Professori Peppi Karppinen on nimetty biokemian ja molekyylilääketieteen tiedekunnan dekaaniksi ajalle 1.1.2016–31.12.2017.

8.10.2015 News

Research grant of 585000€ to Professor Thomas Kietzmann

Professor Thomas Kietzmann received a research grant of 585000€ from Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation for the research project: Determi

21.9.2015 News

Medix Prize to Docent Gonghong Wei

Docent Gonghong Wei and his research team at Biocenter Oulu, Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, University of Oulu, will receive the Medix Prize 2015 for the study rev

5.6.2015 News

Valerio Izzi Teacher of the Year 2015

Dr. Valerio Izzi has been nominated the Teacher of the Year 2015. The Faculty nominates one young teacher (a Ph.D.

16.5.2015 News

Sakari Kellokumpu received a 4-year project funding from Academy of Finland

Dr. Sakari Kellokumpu received a 4-year project funding from Academy of Finland Research Council for Biosciences and Environment. The project title of Dr.

16.5.2015 News

Rajaram Venkatesan received an Academy Research Fellow post

Dr. Rajaram Venkatesan has received a 5-year Academy Research Fellow post from The Academy of Finland’s Research Council for Biosciences and Environment.

16.5.2015 News

Lari Lehtiö received an Academy Research Fellow post

Dr. Lari lehtiö, group leader in the Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, has received an Academy Research Fellow post from The Academy of Finland’s Research Council for Health.

27.3.2015 News

An Article in the journal of Nature Neuroscience published by Petri Kursula and colleagues

A publication with title Haploinsufficiency of TBK1 causes familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and fronto-temporal d

10.3.2015 News

An article by Seppo Vainio group published in EMBO J.

A publication with title “Progesterone and Wnt4 control mammary stem cells via myoepithelial crosstalk” was rec

10.3.2015 News

EU funding for RENALTRACT network

Seppo Vainio is a partner in Marie Curie Initial Training Network RENALTRACT  - "Development and disease of the renal tract”, which just received EU funding.

24.11.2014 News

Project grant of 210.000€ to Inari Kursula research group

Dr. Inari Kursula has got a 3-year funding from the Emil Aaltonen Foundation.

27.10.2014 News

Research grant of 1.5 Million € to Johanna Myllyharju and Peppi Karppinen research consortium

The Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation granted a donation of 1.5 million euros to Professor Johanna Myllyharju and Professor Peppi Karppinen.

8.10.2014 News

Taina Pihlajaniemi nominated to the infrastructure committee

Vice Rector (Provost for Science and Research) Taina Pihlajaniemi has been nominated as a member of the infrastructure committee of the Academy of Finland.

6.10.2014 News

Inari Kursula got a partial professorship in Bergen, Norway

Dr. Inari Kursula´s partial professorship at the University of Bergen, Norway, began 1 September, 2014.

6.10.2014 News

Petri Kursula nominated as a Professor in Bergen, Norway

Dr. Petri Kursula has been nominated as Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Department of Biomedicine, University of Bergen, Norway.

15.9.2014 News

An article in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology by Seppo Vainio group

Functional Genetic Targeting of Embryonic Kidney Progenitor Cells Ex Vivo