Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The Department of Biosciences on the Helsinki Viikki Campus is the most extensive centre of biological research and teaching in Finland. The department has six different divisions/suborganisations:

The publications of these suborganisations are seen at the departmental level.

Academic research at the Department of Biosciences is internationally oriented with a wide variety of research topics. The scale of research targets ranges from atoms and molecules through cells and individuals up to the level of populations and ecosystems. Academic research at the department is mostly done in research groups. 

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Projects 1980 2025

Publications 1966 2019

Migrations and language shifts as components of the Slavic spread

Lindstedt, J. S. & Salmela, E., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Language contact and the early Slavs. Klír, T. & Boček, V. (eds.). Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, (Empirie und Theorie der Sprachwissenschaft).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Sexual selection and sexual conflict

Candolin, U., 2019, Encyclopedia of Ecology, 2nd edition. Taft, G., Nicholls, M. & Willis, M. (eds.). Elsevier, Vol. 1. p. 310-218

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia / dictionaryScientificpeer-review

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ABA‐mediated regulation of stomatal density is OST1‐independent

Jalakas, P., Merilo, E., Kollist, H. & Brosche, M. J., 2018, In : Plant Direct.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

A Caribbean epiphyte community preserved in Miocene Dominican amber

Kaasalainen, U. S., Heinrichs, J., Renner, M., Hedenäs, L., Schäfer-Verwimp, A., Lee, G., Ignatov, M., Rikkinen, J. & Schmidt, A., 2018, In : Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 107, 2-3, p. 321-331 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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A cellular passage to the root interior

El-Showk, S. & Mahonen, A. P., 22 Mar 2018, In : Nature. 555, 7697, p. 454-455 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientificpeer-review

Activities 1974 2100

Evolution (Journal)

Anna-Liisa Laine (Editor)
2100

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research journal

Viruses (Journal)

Giuseppe Balistreri (Reviewer)
16 Jul 2100

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Genes (Journal)

Teemu Teeri (Reviewer)
31 Aug 2027

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Koulutusohjelman johtajavalmennus

Paula Elomaa (Attendee)
24 May 20193 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Aquatic Sciences (Journal)

Anne Ojala (Reviewer)
5 Oct 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Prizes

1999 Prize in Terrestrial Ecology

Ilkka Hanski (Recipient), 1999

Prize: Prizes and awards

1st prize for talk at the 6th International Wolbachia Conference

Emily Anne Hornett (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Prizes and awards

2008 Master's Thesis award, Faculty of Biosciences

Jussi L M Koskinen (Recipient), 4 Mar 2009

Prize: Prizes and awards

2nd Best Poster

Diego Pavon Jordan (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Prizes and awards

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