Invitation: Science & solutions – can we solve wicked problems together?
We invite you to join a breakfast discussion about the possibilities of interdisciplinarity in solving societal problems and the power of...
Immunotherapies bring hope to cancer patients
Novel therapies have made it possible to cure metastatic cancers by fighting the disease with cells originating in the patient's own body.
Allergic diseases increase the risk of adult-onset asthma
A Finnish study found that the more allergic diseases an individual has, the higher the asthma risk.
Households feeding their dogs and cats with raw food do not consider the diet a significant source of infections
An extensive international survey conducted at the University of Helsinki indicates that pet owners do not consider raw food to considerably...
Amazon: On the edge of the burnt rainforest
The flames have been smothered in the lush rainforest, but the impacts of the degradation are likely to last.
Researchers develop a tool for rapid breakdown of cellular proteins
A new study improves the efficacy of a method based on AID technology.
Narrow career models and expectations weigh down both women and men
People have a need to create coherent narratives of their personal and professional lives, says sociologist Ingrid Biese, who has investigated...
Two ERC Starting Grants awarded to the University of Helsinki
The recipients of this eminent funding are studying the climate effects of fine particles and increasing the accuracy of modelling real-world...