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New LAT1 inhibitor can boost cancer treatment

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Transcranial direct current stimulation is a safe treatment

Amit Bhatnagar

Towards environmentally friendly and sustainable water treatment technologies


Self-tracking serves science, too

Did you take another walk around the block just to reach your goal of 10,000 steps? Professor Heikki Tikkanen explains whether it was worth it – and how the self-tracking boom can be made use of in health care and research.

How do different spaces affect learning?

Study makes use of brain wave data to find out how an open-plan learning environment affects learning.

At-home assessment of sleep bruxism

Researchers developed a polysomnography electrode set for sleep stage determination.

An illusion of control?

The number of self-trackers keeps on going, but do we forget the big picture of health and well-being?
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Doctoral dissertations

Dissertation press releases and public examinations of doctoral dissertations.
Tutkija luenno yleisölle kauppakeskuksessa.

Science events

The University of Eastern Finland organises several science events each year.
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UEF in the media

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