Juha Huiskonen appointed as Director of Institute of Biotechnology at the University of Helsinki
Huiskonen will assume the position in September and alongside his director duties continues structural biology research.
Unveiling how the genome has condensed itself inside the virus
Scientists at the University of Helsinki working in collaboration with the University of Oxford have deciphered for the first time how a virus...
A new protein structure that helps viruses with lipid membranes enter cells discovered
The evolution of viruses with lipid membranes has produced more structural variety for infection of cells than previously thought. The atomic...
Academy of Finland Funding for Cryo-EM Method Development
Structures of Endogenous Macromolecular Assemblies (SEMMA) Consortium has been funded 1 million euros by the Academy of Finland.
Young Virologist of the Year award granted to Ilona Rissanen, a researcher focused on Hantaviruses
Ilona Rissanen has won this year's Young Virologist of the Year award, granted by the Foundation for Research on Viral Diseases. Rissanen is...