Holding an object requires smooth interaction between high and low brain frequencies

18. lokakuu 2017

Researchers have identified a neuronal mechanism enabling people to maintain constant contraction force.

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Magnetic stimulation of the brain improved awareness of subject's own cognitive abilities

29. elokuu 2017

Understanding brain function might help in the development of new treatments for neuropsychiatric illnesses in the future.

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Aalto University and GE Healthcare expand their cooperation

17. elokuu 2017

The areas of cooperation include healthcare data analytics and artificial intelligence as well as start-up activities.

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One million euro for research on electromagnetic brain stimulation

26. huhtikuu 2017

The Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation has awarded a grant for a joint project developed by Aalto University and the University of Eastern Finland.

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Movie research results: Multitasking overloads the brain

25. huhtikuu 2017

The brain works most efficiently when it can focus on a single task for a longer period of time.

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Associate Professor Iiro Jääskeläinen’s brain research uses movies as stimuli

25. huhtikuu 2017

Rapid progress in brain research will bear remarkable impact in the near future.

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Brain researchers move conference to Twitter

30. maaliskuu 2017

Follow #brainTC 20 April 2017 for recent advances in neuroscience.

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Sometimes just watching hurts—and the signs of pain are seen in the brain

28. marraskuu 2016

Brain research helps to develop diagnostics and new therapies for people suffering from complex regional pain syndrome CRPS.

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Aalto Brain Centre showcasing the newest and coolest in neuroscience

7. syyskuu 2016

The ABC Seminar series will kick off on Wednesday 14th September. International top-level scientists present the newest and coolest in neuroscience.

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Seeing touch and haptic events entrains the brain activity

2. elokuu 2016

Researchers measured brain activity in volunteers who were given tactile stimuli while watching a movie.

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Plans begin for Finland's first high-field magnetic resonance imaging centre

25. huhtikuu 2016

The memo of the Ultra-High Field MRI: Transition to Human 7 T in Finland symposium, held in autumn 2015, has been published.

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Health Capital Helsinki brings together top experts

17. helmikuu 2016

Broad cooperation is needed in the creation of new companies, in order for the right know-how and people to find each other.

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ANI News 1/2016

7. tammikuu 2016

ANI News 1/2016

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Riitta Salmelin receives Justine & Yves Sergent award

30. marraskuu 2015

The awards is a well know prestige among international brain imaging researchers

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Towards more accurate neuroimaging

19. lokakuu 2015

Aalto University was one of the organisers of a ultra-high MRI themed workshop.

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For the benefit of people

19. lokakuu 2015

Pinning down brain disease is a contact sport, Professor of Systems Neuroscience Matti Hämäläinen has found during his career.

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Obesity surgery normalizes brain opioids

6. lokakuu 2015

Researchers have revealed how obesity surgery recovers opioid neurotransmission in the brain.

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Unexpected link between choroid plexus and chronic pain

22. syyskuu 2015

An observation by Finnish researchers shows that the central nervous system plays an important role in complex regional pain syndrome.

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Further development of brain research instrument receives seven-figure sum in funding

2. syyskuu 2015

The aim of the project is to develop an instrument combining magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and magnetoencephalography (MEG).

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Robin Dunbar: We can have about 150 friends

17. kesäkuu 2015

On average, a person can have a maximum of 150 friends and acquaintances with whom he/she can maintain permanent social relationships.

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Obesity is associated with brain’s neurotransmitters

4. maaliskuu 2015

Researchers at Aalto University and University of Turku have revealed how obesity is associated with altered opioid neurotransmission in the brain.

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What brain imaging tells about human brain, mind and emotions?

2. joulukuu 2014

Today brain activities can be studied more accurately than ever before. Despite the sophisticated technologies, a mystery of humanity will prevail.

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Aki Vehtari has been appointed Associate Professor of the Department of Biomedical Engineering and Computational Science

26. marraskuu 2014

Vehtari's research uses Bayesian modelling to, for example, data analysis for neuroscience and disease risk prediction.

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Petri Ala-Laurila receives 2014 Academy of Finland Award

26. marraskuu 2014

Petri Ala-Laurila, one of Finland's most promising young biophysicists, is conducting research on the processing of visual data in neural circuits.

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Brain disease and cancer - the big research challenges for the future

26. marraskuu 2014

There are plenty of challenges ahead for researchers in the coming years as they develop treatments and medicines for taking care of and cure those.

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