Mindfulness reduces students’ stress
Students of the Faculty of Medicine get to study mindfulness as part of their studies. Research has shown that mindfulness, or the exercise of...
Roughly 6% of Finns have a rare hereditary disease
According to Minna Pöyhönen, professor of medical genetics, the study of rare diseases generates new targeted treatments that can help 300,000...
Mikko Pakarinen is developing increasingly effective therapies for liver and gastrointestinal disorders in children
The professor in paediatric surgery aims to discover a drug therapy for liver damage.
Tea Lallukka: No one should be forced to bear the responsibility for their health and wellbeing alone
The professor of medical sociology studies what contributes to the work ability of people with different social backgrounds, and how to maintain...
A step closer to cancer precision medicine
Researchers from the Faculty of Medicine and the Institute for Molecular Medicine (FIMM) at the University of Helsinki have developed a...