Biomedicum Helsinki seminars in Meilahti
Jaakko Kangasjärvi on the Higly Cited Researchers List 2019
Jaakko Kangasjärvi is listed under Life Sciences on the Highly Cited Researchers List 2019
Experimental gene therapy tripled the lifespan of mice suffering from a severe mitochondrial disease
Symptoms in the mouse model of GRACILE syndrome were prevented when the mitochondrial respiratory chain was enhanced with a transgene.
A novel membrane-shaping protein important for mitochondrial ultrastructure found in the University of Helsinki
The protein is a critical organiser of the mitochondrial inner membrane and the finding sheds light on how the mitochondrial functional domains...
Alan Schulman is the new President of EPSO
Alan Schulman has been elected as President of European Plant Science Organisation (EPSO). EPSO's mission is to improve the impact and...
A million-euro funding for the research of neuroplasticity enhancing mechanisms of antidepressants
Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation has granted a funding of €1.000.000 to Academy Professor Eero Castrén.
Mechanisms of hair follicle - specific fibroblast formation unraveled
Hair growth is regulated by a small cluster of hair-specific fibroblasts, the dermal papilla. But exactly how dermal papilla forms has remained...
Scientists found means to inhibit capillary leakage in sepsis
Leakage from the blood capillaries is a key mechanism leading to septic shock and multiorgan failure, which affect millions of patients annually...
“Gene scissors” may increase cancer risk
According to researchers from the University of Helsinki and Karolinska Institute, gene editing using CRISPR-Cas9 may inadvertently increase...