Olli Silvennoinen appointed director of HiLIFE at the University of Helsinki
Silvennoinen will assume the position in November, transferring from the directorship of the Institute of Biotechnology.
A portrait of Professor Mart Saarma was unveiled in Viikki
The portrait of Professor Mart Saarma was painted by Estonian artist Margus Meinart.
The alternative regenerative strategy of bearded dragon unveils the key processes underlying vertebrate tooth renewal
Our manuscript recently accepted in eLIFE explores the development and regeneration of dentition using the bearded dragon as a new model system...
Repair of aged tissue can be enhanced by inhibiting signals from neighbouring cells
Researchers at the University of Helsinki have discovered how regenerative capacity of intestinal epithelium declines when we age. Targeting of...
New vulnerability found in major human viruses
Discovery of a new feature of a large class of pathogenic viruses may allow development of new antiviral medications for the common cold, polio...
Second HiLIFE tenure track call attracts top-level researchers to Finland
HiLIFE is currently recruiting five top-level researchers from 400 high quality applicants together with the faculties of University of Helsinki.
Snowflakes inform scientists how tooth enamel is formed
Physicists and mathematicians use the classical Stefan problem to explain the principles of crystal formation, such as snowflakes. Researchers...
New work from our lab filling a gap in our understanding of the evolution of stem/progenitor activity in the vertebrate peripheral retina
Variations in the proliferative activity of the peripheral retina correlate with postnatal ocular growth in squamate reptiles.