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Organisation profile

Organisation Profile

The research focus of Neuroscience Center (NC) is on translational brain plasticity. We carry out research relevant for the human brain both in health and disease, and during development and aging, by applying versatile approaches and modern technology platforms.

NC aims at making fundamental discoveries about brain functions and especially translate research findings into improvements in the treatment, prevention and diagnosis of psychiatric and neurological disorders. The research in NC spans across several scales from stem cell research and molecular neuroscience to systems and cognitive neuroscience in both animal and human models.

Neuroscience Center is one of the three operational units units at HiLIFE, the Helsinki Institute of Life Science.

Fields of Science

  • 3112 Neurosciences
  • 118 Biological sciences
  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
  • 1184 Genetics, developmental biology, physiology
  • 515 Psychology

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.