Gratitude spurs Professor Vincenzo Cerullo to develop a cure for cancer
How can we trick the immune system into seeing tumours as infections? This is a question on the mind of Vincenzo Cerullo, a recently appointed...
HEI Schools chosen as finalist for Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Award 2019
Selected from over 2,000 entries, HEI Schools was named a finalist for its impactful work globalizing Nordic wellbeing through education...
Moprim sensing people on the move
Mobile technology is helping to develop intelligent services for urban people.
GlucoModicum: Needle-free and painless health monitoring
Based on years of extensive research, GlucoModicum’s scientists have developed a novel, needle-free solution for monitoring glucose and other...
GemApps finds perfect places for preventing allergies and asthma
With the use of a database and a mobile application, people could spot beneficial microbial biodiversity areas in their environment.
Silmu Parenting helps to tackle the challenges of parenthood
Silmu Parenting, a platform developed at the University of Helsinki, brings scientific information on upbringing to parents.
The first-ever insect vaccine PrimeBEE helps bees stay healthy
The easily administered edible vaccine could keep pollinators safe from bacterial diseases and give invaluable support for food production...
KardioKompassi: Individualised prevention of cardiac disease with genomic data
The KardioKompassi risk calculator uses the latest data from genome research to evaluate the risk of cardiac disease more precisely, motivating...