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Ma­jor EU pro­ject will har­ness AI and ge­n­om­ics for disease pre­ven­tion

2021-01-25T11:39:20+02:00

Ma­jor EU pro­ject will har­ness AI and ge­n­om­ics for disease pre­ven­tion

An international collaboration project to develop and implement novel genome-based disease prediction tools has received over 10 million euros from the EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation program. The project aims to demonstrate the potential and benefits of powerful artificial intelligence (AI) technologies on the generation of genetic predictive scores and to test their clinical validity.

Ma­jor EU pro­ject will har­ness AI and ge­n­om­ics for disease pre­ven­tion2021-01-25T11:39:20+02:00

Finland is going up in the Global AI Index

2021-01-12T10:48:01+02:00

Finland is going up in the Global AI Index

Finland is now ranked number eleven in the new Global AI Index. One category where Finland is particularly good is research.

Finland is going up in the Global AI Index2021-01-12T10:48:01+02:00

New guidelines for renewing the organization, strategic recruitment and community support of HIIT

2021-01-18T17:46:37+02:00

New organizational structure of HIIT and the HIIT community support

The HIIT SAB convened in November 2020 to provide support in strategic planning of HIIT and its activities. Since the previous HIIT SAB meeting in 2016, we have witnessed a lot of new developments in the landscape of information technology research in the capital area.

New guidelines for renewing the organization, strategic recruitment and community support of HIIT2021-01-18T17:46:37+02:00

FIMM High Con­tent Imaging and Analysis Unit joins Euro-BioIma­ging

2021-01-12T06:48:03+02:00

Euro-BioImaging is the leading European research infrastructure for imaging technologies that have a central role in driving fundamental research and applied innovations in both biological and biomedical research.

High Content Imaging and Analysis Unit (FIMM-HCA) at FIMM Technology Centre has now joined Euro-BioImaging in the Finnish Advanced Light Microscopy Node, allowing it to offer new expertise in high-throughput microscopy.

Euro-BioImaging offers its services via 25 internationally renowned imaging facilities called Nodes, which are located across eleven countries and the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, EMBL.

FIMM High Con­tent Imaging and Analysis Unit joins Euro-BioIma­ging2021-01-12T06:48:03+02:00

Twinify solves data privacy issues

2021-01-11T17:51:00+02:00

Researchers at FCAI have developed a machine learning-based method that can produce research data synthetically. The application is based on a method that allows academics and companies to share data with each other without compromising the privacy of the individuals involved in the study. [...]

Twinify solves data privacy issues2021-01-11T17:51:00+02:00

Video games evoke emotions that even music and cinema fail to reach

2020-12-14T10:53:38+02:00

The Eth­ics of AI on­line course urges us to con­sider what technology should be used for

The new Ethics of AI course helps public administration, businesses and the general public understand what the ethical use of artificial intelligence means and what it requires from both society and individuals.

The course offered by the University of Helsinki has been designed in a partnership between the Cities of Helsinki, Amsterdam and London as well as Finland’s Ministry of Finance.[...]

Video games evoke emotions that even music and cinema fail to reach2020-12-14T10:53:38+02:00

Scientific Advisory Board 2020 congratulates HIIT for its excellent track record of outstanding research

2021-01-12T10:11:57+02:00

HIIT's activities and plans were reviewed by the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) consisting of internationally prominent scholars invited by the HIIT Board. [...]

Scientific Advisory Board 2020 congratulates HIIT for its excellent track record of outstanding research2021-01-12T10:11:57+02:00

AI predicts which drug combinations kill cancer cells

2020-12-04T13:49:15+02:00

AI predicts which drug combinations kill cancer cells

A machine learning model can help us treat cancer more effectively.

Researchers developed a machine learning model that accurately predicts how combinations of different cancer drugs kill various types of cancer cells.[...]

AI predicts which drug combinations kill cancer cells2020-12-04T13:49:15+02:00

Full Stack Open course translated into Chinese by a volunteer

2020-12-02T11:15:45+02:00

Full Stack Open course translated into Chinese by a volunteer

A Chinese software developer came across a course on the web that attracted his attention.

He translated the course into Chinese, and now the Full Stack Open course has gained 10,000 Chinese students.[...]

Full Stack Open course translated into Chinese by a volunteer2020-12-02T11:15:45+02:00

Airfloow from Portugal won the Venture with Air hackathon

2020-12-02T11:18:39+02:00

Airfloow from Portugal won the Venture with Air hackathon

Venture with Air competition attracted submissions from four continents.

Winning team’s software optimises air quality and energy consumption in buildings.[...]

Airfloow from Portugal won the Venture with Air hackathon2020-12-02T11:18:39+02:00

Nitin Sawhney receives an Academy of Finland grant for analyzing and reconstructing crisis narratives

2020-12-02T11:20:44+02:00

Nitin Sawhney receives an Academy of Finland grant for analyzing and reconstructing crisis narratives

Professor Sawhney hopes that his collaborative research will offer insights into how crisis narratives emerge in society during the global pandemic

The Academy of Finland has granted special funding for research projects studying crisis preparedness and security of supply.[...]

Nitin Sawhney receives an Academy of Finland grant for analyzing and reconstructing crisis narratives2020-12-02T11:20:44+02:00

Machine learning deployment is underway in the global plant breeding industry

2020-11-17T09:25:30+02:00

Yield Systems aims to have a significant sustainable impact on the global food system by creating cost efficient AI capabilities for plant breeding and speeding up the development of crop yields and adaptation to climate change. [...]

Machine learning deployment is underway in the global plant breeding industry2020-11-17T09:25:30+02:00