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...
New Assistant Professors have started in HiLIFE: Nelson Totah and Helena Kilpinen
Nelson Totah joined HiLIFE in August and Helena Kilpinen in June 2020.
FIMM Group Leader Andrea Ganna receives ERC Starting Grant for AI-based assessment of cardiometabolic risk
Dr. Andrea Ganna, a recently recruited FIMM-EMBL Group Leader, is one of the three researchers at the University of Helsinki receiving a highly...
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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
Tue 22.9.2020 13:00-15:00 Tiedekulma Stage @EduSciHelsinki Examining the...
Iris Borowy, Shanghai University, China Health - Environment - Economy: The Fateful Triangle at times of Covid-19Tue 22.9.2020 14:00-15:30 Helsinki Environmental Humanities Forum @ ZOOM ZOOM link...
Martina Argano: Role of anaesthetics propofol and sevoflurane on canine mammary tumour cell proliferation and neuroepithelial transforming gene 1 expressionWed 23.9.2020 12:00-14:00 https://helsinki.zoom.us/j/61563496741?pwd=...
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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.
Syphilis may have spread through Europe before Columbus
Columbus brought syphilis to Europe – or did he? A recent study conducted at the University of Zurich now indicates that Europeans could already...