• Viikinkaari 1, Biocentre 3

    00790 Helsinki

    Finland

Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The Doctoral Programme in Wildlife Biology Research (Finnish acronym LUOVA) started in 1995 and was one of the first doctoral programmes founded in Finland. LUOVA is funded by the University of Helsinki and belongs to the Doctoral School in Environmental, Food and Biological Sciences (YEB).

LUOVA trains doctoral candidates in the fields of ecology, evolutionary biology, conservation, and management of natural populations and communities, as well as in taxonomy and systematics, and in computational biology. LUOVA covers both basic and applied research in these fields.

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

Projects 2018 2022

Publications 2003 2019

A case study on the re-establishment of the cyanolichen symbiosis: where do the compatible photobionts come from?

Cardós, J. L. H., Prieto, M., Jylhä, M. J., Aragón, G., Molina, M. C., Martínez, I. & Rikkinen, J., 22 Apr 2019, In : Annals of Botany. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

ANALYSIS OF THE LONG-TERM POPULATION DYNAMICS OF SMALL MAMMALS IN FOREST ECOSYSTEMS OF EURASIA (ON THE EXAMPLE OF MYODES spp.))

Kurhinen, J., Ovaskainen, O., Ivanter, E., Levykh, A., Khlijap, L., Kuznetsova, I. & Saburova, L., Apr 2019, International Scientific Symposium:Ecology and evolution: New challenges. Ekaterinburg, Russia, April 1–5, 2019.p. 65-68.. p. 65-68 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Can we really predict a catastrophic worldwide decline of entomofauna and its drivers?

Cardoso, P., Branco, V. V., Chichorro, F., Fukushima, C. S. & Macías-Hernández, N., 9 Apr 2019, In : Global Ecology and Conservation. 20, 2 p., e00621.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Combined Effects of Environmental Drivers on Marine Trophic Groups – A Systematic Model Comparison

Ehrnsten, E., Bauer, B. & Gustafsson, B. G., 2 Aug 2019, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Effect of Donor Simvastatin Treatment on Gene Expression Profiles in Human Cardiac Allografts during Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury

Krebs, R., Kankainen, M., Holmström, E., Dhaygude, K., Lukac, J., Ojala, T., Mattila, P., Nykänen, A. & Lemström, K., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation. 38, 4, Supplement, p. S75-S76

Research output: Contribution to journalConference articleScientificpeer-review

Activities 2004 2019

Ecosystem impacts of hypoxia in coastal waters

Alf Norkko (Keynote speaker)
21 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Ambio (Journal)

Tomas Roslin (Reviewer)
2019 → …

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

The 8th International Barcode of Life Conference 2019

Tomas Roslin (Attendee)
17 Jun 201920 Jun 2019

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

The Response of Aquatic Invertebrates to the Removal of Prussian Carps in Muumilampi

Wenfei Liao (Speaker)
16 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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Prizes

Baltic Sea Science Day 2019 Award

Pinja Näkki (Recipient), 26 Feb 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

LUOVA doctoral programme fellowship 2019–2021

Mikko Kivikoski (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Poster Prize - German Society for Mammalian Biology

Irene Conenna (Recipient), 19 Sep 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Press / Media

Yle Vega, Smältpunkt 2.0

Ulrika Candolin

05/07/2019

1 item of media coverage

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Interview concerning migratory birds (YLE radion suuri muuttolintuilta)

Aleksi Lehikoinen

08/05/2019

1 item of media coverage

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Interview concerning song of birds in urban areas

Aleksi Lehikoinen

07/05/2019

1 item of media coverage

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Interview concerning illegal trade of birds

Aleksi Lehikoinen

07/05/2019

1 media contribution

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