The Veterinary Teaching Hospital at the University of Helsinki is an independent institute of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, with research and teaching as its main purposes.
In practice, the hospital offers its patients for use in veterinary research and teaching.
All blood, urine, tissue and other similar samples and test results collected by the Veterinary Teaching Hospital are available for veterinary research. According to the same principle, written, photographic and other similar material accumulated in connection with clinical treatment is available for research use. All research-related matters are the responsibility of the veterinarians conducting the research.
Research at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital (in Finnish)
Further information on research conducted at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, its researchers and publications is available in the Tuhat research database.