Projects contributed

1.12.2019 – present

Parkinson’s-on-Chip Model (PoCM): An Early Proteotoxicity Screening Model of Prion-like Propagation in α-Synuclein Related Neurodegeneration

1.10.2017 – 30.09.2019


IMPRiND – Inhibiting Misfolded Protein Propagation in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Project aims to map and target critical steps in the propagation of misfolded tau and α-synuclein, considered the main culprits of neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease respectively.

1.9.2017 – 30.9.2017


Biological Neuronal Communications and Computing with ICT (NeuCom)

Project aims to study the interactions of biological neuronal networks and ICT using a very high-density electrode array with an integrated digital signal processor. Also aiming to obtain new knowledge on communications and computing in biological neuronal networks. 

1.2.2016 – 31.8.2017


Bio-integrated Software Development for Adaptive Sensor Networks

1.7.2011 – 31.12.2015


Human Spare Parts

The funding originates from national agencies such as the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES), Academy of Finland and the Council of Tampere Region.

1.7.2012 – 31.12.2014


Biomimiking the Brain – towards 3D Neuronal Network Dynamics (3DNeuroN)

A European Union 7th Framework Programme project funded under Future and Emerging Technologies (FET OPEN) scheme.

1.1.2008 –31.12.2012



Biomimetic Active Environment for Differentiating and Maturing Functional Neurons and Cardiomyocytes from Stem Cells (Academy of Finland)


1.10.2017 – 30.09.2019