A world beyond academia: From researcher to CEO

Antti Nurmi, Managing Director of Charles River Discovery Research Services Oy, graduated from the University of Joensuu at the turn of the millennium. Back then, he intended to pursue an academic... Read more


Heart2Save: From idea to innovation – it is a marathon, not a sprint

Seven years ago, the moment of a fatal heart attack in a patient’s living room led Helena Jäntti, an emergency care physician, toward the path of innovation. Following research and development... Read more


At the intersection of art, dance and rehabilitation

In early 2019, Tuija Sairanen, a specialist in neurological rehabilitation, joined the ranks of Neurocenter Finland. Sairanen is a lecturer in physiotherapy at Savonia University of Applied... Read more


Data and network expertise

“Multidisciplinarity is an asset. Collaborative development requires a multidisciplinary team to bring forth the best ideas,” says Antti Kotimaa. He works as an innovation coordinator for an... Read more


Cerenion’s C-Trend software: Measuring brain function in patients in intensive care

The Oulu-based company Cerenion was founded in 2017 as a spinoff from the University of Oulu. Since then, the company has been accelerating its efforts to prepare the medical software C-Trend for... Read more


The SUPER project: Overview

If the whole world's data capacity is not enough to store the giant research datasets anticipated in the coming years, the SUPER study is certainly going to face some challenges. The SUPER study is... Read more


Save the Date: Neuro2020 Business meets science – Business and Innovation event comes to Kuopio in March 2020!

For the first time, the Neurocenter Finland invites promising start-ups, big pharma companies working in the field of neuroscience as well as interested researchers, investors and patient... Read more


FINGENIOUS – your gateway to biospecimens and health data

Undertaking biobank research is getting easier and faster. Through FINGENIOUSTM you can now reach all six Finnish hospital biobanks by completing just one feasibility and access request. FINGENIOUSTM... Read more


ERC Starting Grant 2018 grantees

The European Research Council Starting Grant for 2018 brought funding to Finland for ten researchers for a period of five years. Among these ten researchers, three were neuroscientists.   In... Read more