Finnish universities awarded ERC Advanced Grants

April 9, 2018

Two Aalto University professors and two professors at the University of Helsinki have received European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grants worth up to 2.5 million euros each.

VTT grows birch cell cultures useful in cosmetics

March 28, 2018

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a new method to produce cell cultures from birch leaves and seeds, with useful qualities for the cosmetics industry.

Five for Friday: Energy Week

March 23, 2018

One-third of Finland’s total energy technology exports come from the vibrant energy cluster located in Vaasa. This is a perfect setting for Energy Week, then.

Nordic Fit Mama puts mothers back in shape

March 12, 2018

Post-pregnancy issues in women’s bodies aren’t publicly discussed far and wide. Nordic Fit Mama wants to help mothers find accurate information before any harm is done.

Gene By Gene goes for BC Platforms’ solution

March 7, 2018

Genomic data management and analytics company BC Platforms has been selected by US-based Gene By Gene to scale up its genomic data processing and storage capabilities.

VTT and Neonelektro develop flexible LED displays

February 20, 2018

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Finnish tech company Neonelektro have developed a new type of flexible, lightweight and energy efficient LED display as part of a EU-funded project.

BC Platforms offers Pfizer key cardiovascular data

February 16, 2018

Finnish BC Platforms is giving US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer access to its technology solutions and research platform to study data on cardiovascular diseases.

Finnish healthcare offers best bang for buck in EU

February 5, 2018

Finland has established itself as a champion of healthcare in Europe, according to Health Consumer Powerhouse.

Innomedica and SensoDetect team up

February 2, 2018

Innomedica, a Finnish advisory company specialising in life sciences, will provide its business partnering expertise to SensoDetect.

Biohit to offer Greeks a nicotine-free way to butt out

January 31, 2018

Biohit has announced the signing of a three-year distribution agreement for its nicotine-free smoking cessation product, Acetium lozenge, in Greece.

Finnish R&D knowhow leads to innovative imaging solutions

January 30, 2018

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland says it has developed a new cost-efficient hyperspectral imaging technology that enables more widespread use of artificial intelligence in consumer products.