Leena Salmela was selected to an Academy Research Fellow position for conducting research under the project "Complete and accurate reconstruction of biological sequences".

Leena Salmela succeeded in this competitive call:
"In the Academy’s September 2016 call, the Research Council for Natural Sciences and Engineering received in all 206 applications for Academy Research Fellow funding. The success rate was around 11 per cent. "  For more information, see the press release