Health, diagnostics and drug development

There is a strong expertise cluster in health research in the Turku region where scientific research, public healthcare, and versatile business life meet. Drug development and diagnostics are at the heart of the collaboration. In many areas of biomedical imaging, Turku is the leading centre in Europe. The cohort studies of the University of Turku form an international spearhead in population health studies spanning several generations. The top-level strategic research profile creates medical and technological breakthroughs that advance population health.

Research profile projects funded by the Academy of Finland: