Brain health research and cooperation enhanced in Northern Finland – Oulu Brain & Mind started its operations

The Oulu Brain & Mind regional network of Neurocenter Finland has started its operations in Oulu. The main objective of the network established by the University of Oulu and the Oulu University... Read more


Brain health: promoting innovations

From scientific significance to social impact Over the past 10 years, innovation acceleration has climbed increasingly higher on the agendas of Finnish universities. Here to tell us about what is... Read more


Kuopio Brain & Mind gives a boost to neuroscience’s success story in eastern Finland

Kuopio Brain & Mind, a new regional network of Neurocenter Finland, promotes research and collaboration in the field of brain health in eastern Finland. Established by the University of... Read more


Survey for researchers: Transition to human 7 T in Finland

Neurocenter Finland and Finnish Biomedical Imaging Node have prepared a survey to map potential users and project types that would importantly benefit from availability of a national-level,... Read more


Health sector growth strategy: better therapies and economic growth on the horizon

The Health Sector Growth Strategy for Research and Innovation Activities was published in 2014. The Ministries of Economic Affairs and Employment, Social Affairs and Health and Education and Culture... Read more


FinnGen study participants invited for clinical examinations in a sub-project on Alzheimer’s disease

The first sub-project of the FinnGen study to invite participants for further clinical examinations will begin in eastern Finland. The project will explore methods that are suitable for investigating... Read more


Director of Neurocenter Finland has been appointed

Docent of Neurosurgery Mikael von und zu Fraunberg, MD, MSc (Tech), LLM, MSc (Econ. & Bus. Adm.), has been appointed as Director of Neurocenter Finland. Von und zu Fraunberg has served as... Read more


Neuroscientific clinical trials in Finland can now be found in one place

One of the main goals of the Neurocenter Finland for 2021 is to make research visible and enhance patient recruitment for clinical trials. To this end, a new search engine for clinical trials and a... Read more


Finnish Brain Council: a holistic approach to improve brain health

There is a need for a national, holistic brain health program, which can help to turn the peaking curve of brain disease costs downward. Brain diseases affect — directly or indirectly — nearly... Read more