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Scientific articles

Write a short story (max 500 words) on an recent, hot interesting Scientific article. Pictures may be included.

Send your text to marikki.laiho at by the end of each month.

Stories to be evaluated by CoE PI's - best wins 50 €. All will be published!

Links to hot articles by the CoE!

  • CoE in Cancer Biology now in the University sciencenews! A stem cell type supposed to be crucial for angiogenesis and cancer growth does not exist? More about the research in news and events (Salven site). The publication: Purhonen S., Palm J., Rossi D., Kaskenpää, N., Rajantie I., Ylä-Herttuala S., Alitalo K., Weissman I.L., and Salven P. Bone marrow-derived circulating endothelial precursors do not contribute to vascular endothelium and are not needed for tumor growth.P Natl Acad Sci USA Read the article.

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Prizes and honors to CoE groups

  • The Finnish L'Oreal-Unesco
    was awarded to Tanya Petrova in November 2006.
    The other awardees were Iris Hovatta (National Public
    Health Institute) and Noora Kotaja (University of Turku).

    Click the photo below to get it large: Researchers from left to right: Iiris Hovatta, Tanya Petrova and Noora Kotaja

The awardees in Biomedicum Nov. 22, 2006

Page updated January 30, 2009