News

10.02.2017
Xu Yan defended his PhD thesis

01.08.2016
Riikka-Liisa Uronen joins the group as a co-principle investigator

27.07.2016
A paper demonstrating that internalized extracellular Tau associates with stress granules published

25.05.2016
A 4-year grant from Academy of Finland for Alzheimer's disease research

20.05.2016
A minireview on Alzheimer risk genes and cell-to-cell transmission of Tau published

23.04.2016
Prasanna Sakha defended his
PhD thesis

06.04.2016
A paper showing how an Alzheimer risk gene regulates Tau secretion published

03.02.2016
A structural paper describing a model for LRRTM2-neurexin binding published

20.01.2016
A paper showing how axonal kainate receptors regulate presynaptic differentiation published

17.01.2016
A paper describing how stress alters VLDL receptor expression and Wnt signalling in neurons published

15.01.2016

Niko Nykänen defended his
PhD thesis

08.06.2015
A Sigrid Juselius Fellowship grant to Kai Kysenius

22.05.2015
Kai Kysenius defended his PhD thesis

05.01.2015
A paper describing a mechanism for PREP-regulated α-synuclein dimerization published

27.11.2014
Our recent berberine neurotoxicity paper commented in New Scientist

21.11.2014
Maria Merezhko admitted to Doctoral Program in Biomedicine

06.09.2014
A functional genomics paper on Alzheimer's disease risk genes published

05.09.2014
A paper describing a new neurotoxic mechanism of a common nutraceutical published

17.06.2014
A new method for studying APP in living cells published

02.06.2014
Articles interviewing Henri in Yliopisto-lehti (02/2014, 05/2014) and a public presentation on brain diseases on Youtube (in Finnish)

18.11.2013

A paper on regulation of cholesterol biosynthesis by APP published

09.08.2013

Read Kai Kysenius' blog text about Alzheimer's disease (in Finnish at Academy of Finland website)

01.06.2013

June 2013 marks the 5th anniversary of the lab

10.04.2013

A review on microfluidic techniques in neurobiology published

28.02.2013

Niko Nykänen awarded a Finnish Cultural Foundation fellowship

18.12.2012
Cecilia Brunello admitted to Helsinki Graduate Program in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

28.11.2012
A three-year research grant awarded by the University of Helsinki

01.11.2012
Microfluidic chip for patch clamp recording published

06.04.2012
A mechanism how PCSK9 regulates neuronal apoptosis published

21.03.2012
Leucine-rich repeat transmembrane 3 (LRRTM3) is dispensable for amyloid-β production in mice (published)

01.02.2012
A link between GABAA receptor activity and Tau phosphorylation published