The University of Eastern Finland is a partner in a new, six-year project focusing on knee osteoarthritis, which has been granted approximately 6.7 million euros of funding by the Novo Nordisk Foundation. UEF’s share of the funding amounts to 1.4 million euros.
Acute elevation in certain plasma microRNAs, along with downregulation of the clusterin protein within 2 days post-injury can act as early diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers for TBI, according to the doctoral dissertation of Shalini Das Gupta, MSc.
MSc Ville-Veikko Wettenhovi studied the image reconstruction of fMRI and PET. The results showed that the state estimation methods, especially the data driven method for covariance estimation, are feasible methods for the image reconstruction of fMRI data.
The University of Eastern Finland is a partner in the BATCircle 2.0 project, which constitutes part of Business Finland’s Batteries from Finland ecosystem. Led by Aalto University, the main goal of the BATCircle 2.0 consortium is to add value to the Finnish battery sector and turn it into a billion-euro industry.
Doctoral dissertation of Lic.Phil. Ritva Bly shows that in comparison with 36 European countries frequencies of both x-ray and NM examinations in Finland were less than in average in Europe. This indicates that the level of justification in Finland is at least at the average European level.