Researchers identify plasma biomarkers of mental health risk in adolescents

Researchers at the University of Eastern Finland have identified plasma protein-based biomarkers capable of identifying adolescents at risk of developing mental health issues. The results were... Read more


Marginum – A device developed by researchers can improve cancer surgery

Marginum Ltd is a medical technology company founded in 2020 at Kuopio. Marginum has initiated first-in-human clinical trials at Kuopio University Hospital with a device that assists in the... Read more


Hasse Karlsson appointed as Chair of Neurocenter Finland’s National Steering Board

Professor, Chief Physician Hasse Karlsson has been appointed as the new chair of Neurocenter Finland’s National Steering Board, effective from 1 January 2023. Karlsson works as Professor of... Read more


Adamant Health — A new service for evaluation of movement disorders

Adamant Health Ltd is a health technology company founded in 2020 and it has its roots in medical physics research at the University of Eastern Finland. The company has developed a new measurement... Read more


Business Finland granted Co-creation funding for e-FINGERS project, which aims to find new and sustainable solutions for early diagnostics of memory disorders

Business Finland has granted Co-creation funding for the University of Eastern Finland and the e-FINGERS project. The aim of the Co-creation phase is to build a network of collaborations between... Read more


Neurocenter Finland – the pathway to regional and national innovation ecosystems

Neurocenter Finland is an active player in national and regional innovation ecosystems. We promote boundary crossing partnerships, a culture of innovation, and the availability and usability of data... Read more


Neurocenter Finland’s Brain & Mind network promotes neuroscience research and research collaboration

Neurocenter Finland promotes national and international neuroscience research collaborations and thus contributes to the emergence of innovations related to brain health and diseases.  Our aim is to... Read more


Eero Rissanen elected as new director of Neurocenter Finland

Eero Rissanen, MD, PhD, Neurologist and Adjunct Professor, has been elected as the new director of Neurocenter Finland. Rissanen has previously worked as Chief Physician in the Neurology Outpatient... Read more


Kaisa Unkila is the new Head of Services at Neurocenter Finland

Docent Kaisa Unkila has been named the new Head of Services at Neurocenter Finland. She started in the role in early May. “It’s great to have a chance to promote brain health, neuroscience... Read more