New Insights into Anesthesia and Consciousness

  Two research groups from the University of Turku have joined forces to investigate the neural mechanisms of anesthetics. In collaboration with Professor Michael Alkire from the University... Read more


Introducing Clinical Research Services Turku (CRST)

A Cutting-Edge Partner in Medical Innovation Clinical Research Services Turku (CRST) is a leading contract research organization offering several services to support and accelerate clinical studies.... Read more


Introducing Neuro-HIFU: A Revolutionizing Treatment in TYKS

High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) is a new innovative treatment for certain conditions, such as tumors. It uses high-intensity focused ultrasound waves to target and destroy cancer cells.... Read more


Introducing Hasse Karlsson, Professor of Integrative Neuroscience and Psychiatry

A Holistic Approach to Understanding Brain Development   Professor Hasse Karlsson is a pioneering researcher in brain development with an extensive career as a psychiatrist. He was appointed as a... Read more


News from Turku Brain and Mind Center

Introducing The New Development Manager Turku brain and mind center (TBMC) is thrilled to announce its new development manager Hannah Liuska, who joined in January. Hannah has a Master's Degree in... Read more


Introducing Henry Railo – Assistant Professor at The Department of Psychology and Speech-Language Pathology

Assistant Professor Henry Railo is an experienced researcher in the neural correlates of consciousness with a background in psychology. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of... Read more


Introducing Jarmo Hietala, Head of the Psychiatry Department and Professor of Psychiatry

Extensive Career from Pharmacology to Psychiatry Professor Jarmo Hietala is an experienced psychiatrist who started his career in pharmacology before transferring to psychiatry. He is currently a... Read more


Introducing Olli Tenovuo, Professor of Neurotraumatology at the University of Turku

Pioneering work in the field of Neurotraumatology Professor Olli Tenovuo is an experienced researcher and neurotraumatologist at the University of Turku and Turku University Hospital. Since 1996 he... Read more


Introducing Psychology Professor Matti Laine – pioneering work in Finnish neuropsychology

Matti Laine has been involved in cognitive neuroscience research in Turku since the very beginning, and he contributed to conceiving the Turku Brain & Mind Center. Matti's specialty is clinical... Read more


News from Anesthesia Mechanisms research group

Anesthesiologist Annalotta Scheinin defended her PhD dissertation entitled: “Probing the (Un)Conscious Brain - Electroencephalogram and Positron Emission Tomography Studies on Healthy Human... Read more