University of Helsinki researchers developed a sequence analysis pipeline for virus discovery
A novel bioinformatics pipeline identifies both previously known and novel viruses.
The risk of dyslexia can already be detected in the infant’s brain - brain research provides ways to identify dyslexia risk early
Dyslexia might be caused by atypical language development, such as problems in speech discrimination. These challenges can already be detected...
Apply for a grant for impact studies on the treatment and rehabilitation of traumatic injuries and occupational diseases
The Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki, is distributing grants for impact studies on the treatment and rehabilitation of traumatic...
Professor Emeritus Kari Alitalo receives honorary title of Academician of Science
Research Director, Professor Emeritus Kari Alitalo has been conferred the honorary title of Academician of Science.
Genetic study shows that the risk of pre-eclampsia is related to blood pressure and body mass index
A large international study has revealed that the genetic risk of pre-eclampsia – a potentially dangerous condition in pregnancy – is related to...
Research on renal diseases improves patients’ survival prognosis
The better we understand the progression of renal diseases, the more likely patients are to survive.
Risk of developing mental disorders later in life potentially higher in children of low-income families
The results gained in a study involving approximately one million Danish children increase the understanding of how socio-economic differences...
A bypass route for the coronary vessels in the heart?
When the heart develops, some of its coronary blood vessels develop from cells lining the inner surface of the heart’s ventricular chambers (...