Neurosciences in Finland

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Neuroscience in Finland

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Research in neurosciences has a solid foundation in Finland. Finnish researchers and research groups as well as health care personnel are renowned for their reliable and high-caliber work.

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Finns are a research-friendly people. The Finnish social security system and individual social security numbers ensure that the background information of the samplers is traceable yet secure.

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The research infrastructure in Finland adheres to high international standard and is almost always accessible to diverse operators (researchers and companies at home and abroad). Finland also has high-quality national research registries.

Kuopio, Helsinki Metropolitan Area, Jyväskylä

Oulu, Tampere, Turku

Oulu
Oulu University
Oulu University Hospital
Oulu Medical Research Center

Tampere
Tampere University
Tampere University Hospital

Turku
University of Turku
Turku University Hospital

Partners

High-class research and reliability come together in Finland.

Neurocenter Finland

Neurocenter Finland is a one-stop shop for research in neurosciences and product development. It facilitates innovations and development of new personalized healthcare.

A key objective is to create a structure of collaboration and platform for researchers and other stakeholders. Furthermore, it makes relevant information in neurosciences conveniently available.

What's new

15.9.2020

A pilot project for compilation of rare neurological diseases in a single national database

This project developed by Neurocenter Finland will create an electronic register for rare diseases in collaboration with three research groups. Experts in rare neurological diseases at North... Read more

15.7.2020

Neurocenter Finland’s future owners confirmed

The establishment of a national centre for neurosciences is progressing in cooperation with the organisations that will own the centre. The preliminary agreement for the establishment phase was... Read more

14.7.2020

The Neurosciences publication search engine is now open

Neurocenter Finland has compiled Finnish publications from the field of neurosciences from the PubMed database. The latest articles in neuroscience can be searched by keywords, author name, and... Read more

2.7.2020

Neurocenter Finland pilot projects enhance national cooperation in neuroscience research

In a preparatory phase in 2018, the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health granted Neurocenter Finland EUR 900,000 in state aid for pilot projects in clinical research and treatment as well as for... Read more

25.6.2020

Finnadvance’s organ-on-chip technology can be used to model human organ tissues

Oulu-based Finnadvance is developing organ-on-chip devices that have great potential in drug development. Experts from Neurocenter Finland have helped the company's path to growth. Organ-on-chip... Read more

10.6.2020

Update on the Functional Brain Imaging Biobank Pilot Project

For many diseases of the brain, particularly various kinds of dementia, early-stage diagnosis is usually challenging because of the lack of accurate, objective diagnostic tools. To improve this... Read more