HiLIFE Helsinki Institute of Life Science is a new institute established in 2017 that supports high quality life science research across the University campuses and faculties. HiLIFE builds on existing strengths and new recruits and partnerships to create an attractive international environment for researchers to solve grand challenges in health, food, and environment. HiLIFE coordinates research infrastructures in life sciences and provides research-based interdisciplinary training.
Practical instructions at HiLIFE for the exceptional situation
On this page you will find the latest practical guidance from HiLIFE to staff and students on the coronavirus situation. This guidance is...
Terkko Health X is looking for teams – apply latest 18 October
Are you a health and life science enthusiast with an idea that can reshape the industry? Apply to Terkko Health X challenge! The accelerator...
A novel polypharmacy score predicts mortality among the elderly
Researchers from FIMM and the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare have demonstrated how modern data-driven approaches and longitudinal...
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Anna-Liisa Laine: Resistance in response to spatially variable pathogen communities
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Pekka Katajisto: Age selective segregation of organelles | University of Helsinki
Wed 30.9.2020 13:00-15:00 Raisio-Sali, Metsätieteiden talo, Latokartanonkaari 7,...
Boris Tupek: Environmental controls of boreal forest soil CO2 and CH4 emissions and soil organic carbon accumulationWed 30.9.2020 17:00-19:00 Biokeskus 2, auditorio 1041, Viikinkaari 5 LIVE STREAM...
Thu 1.10.2020 12:00-14:00 Auditorium PIII, Porthania, Yliopistonkatu 3, 00100...
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The sharp noses of COVID dogs are utilized at the Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
To detect the coronavirus, four dogs are now sniffing samples at the airport.
Professor emeritus Markku Ollikainen awarded with Baltic Sea Award
Professor emeritus Markku Ollikainen is awarded 15,000 euros for his commitment to Finnish climate policy.
FinPharma kick-off webinar 21 October 2020
FinPharma brings together the pharmaceutical drug research of the University of Helsinki, the University of Eastern Finland, and Åbo Akademi...
Improving resistance to Fusarium head blight disease in oats through breeding
Fusarium fungi can limit the use of oats as food. In years with a high rate of contamination, as much as one-fifth of oat batches intended as...
Artists wrote onto, together with and in the forest
The latest work by IC-98 opens in Juupajoki at the Hyytiälä Forestry Field Station.