VEGF-C protects blood cell production
Vascular endothelial growth factor-C (VEGF-C) has been originally described as the primary growth factor for the lymphatic system. Not...
Review published in Duodecim: Lymphatics and the Eye
A review from three different laboratories about the discovery that lymphangiogenesis contributes to proliferation diabetic retinopathy (PDR).
Sawan K. Jha defended his Ph.D. thesis
The opponent, Prof. Jonathan Sleeman from the University of Heidelberg, appeared to be very versed and comfortable in the Finnish Ph.D. thesis...
Lymphatics and the eye
Our shared review about the eye lymphatics has been accepted for publication by Duodecim, the leading Finnish medical journal. In addition to...
Protection from UV light
First, some definitions: UV-C (100/200-280/290nm, short-wave, hard UV) UV-B (290-315nm, medium-wave, intermediate UV) UV-A (315-400nm, long-wave...
University of Helsinki loses court battle
In 2015, the University of Helsinki sacked around 370 of its employees (and did not prolong temporary contracts of perhaps as many).
Last week, the Lymphologie 2019 conference took place in Bad Krozingen near Freiburg, Germany.