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.
Apply for HiLIFE Proof of Concept Grant by 15 October
HiPOC Grants are aimed to accelerate commercialization of research findings and development of novel technologies within life sciences at the...
Orion Corporation and University of Helsinki join forces in developing new treatments for Mitochondrial Diseases and Progressive Myoclonus Epilepsy
Significant funding from Business Finland to a unique ecosystem concept, bringing together high-level academic research and industry.
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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
Bridging Cultural Concepts of Nature: A Transnational Symposium on Indigenous Places and Protected Spaces of NatureThu 20.9. - Fri 21.9.2018 10:00-19:00 Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, The...
Wladimir Sgibnev: Marshrutki: Governance, Digitalisation and Mobility Justice. Aleksanteri Institute Visiting Fellows Research SeminarThu 20.9.2018 14:15-15:45 Aleksanteri Institute, Meeting room 2nd floor ...
Fri 21.9.2018 12:00-14:00 Biokeskus 2, auditorio 1041, Viikinkaari 5 Hui Zhang, M...
University of Helsinki Life Science News
Studying the life
The University of Helsinki is aiming to be among the world’s best research institutions in life sciences. The Helsinki Institute of Life Science...
Science in Life – Building tools for life sciences event at the Kumpula Campus
Interdisciplinary science supporting life science research at the University of Helsinki comes to focus on the inaugural week of the newly...
First HiLIFE Proof of Concept grants awarded
Helsinki Institute of Life Science awarded the first Proof of Concept Grants (HiPoC) in October. The total of € 212,000 was divided between six...
Terkko Health Hub builds bridges between research and business
New hub of health and life sciences on the Meilahti Campus provides help with networking and processing ideas.
Anna-Monika Prize to Professor Eero Castrén
Director of the Neuroscience Centre Eero Castrén has been awarded the bi-annual Anna-Monika Prize for his outstanding research.
HiLIFE-RIA to support life science research infrastructure platforms by €6M
For cutting-edge life science, research infrastructures are becoming more and more important - and expensive. The HiLIFE Research Infrastructure...
Additional funding for investigating the therapeutic role for neurotrophic factor MANF in type 1 diabetes
Researchers have found that MANF protects and stimulates in the rodent model the proliferation of insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas.