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Welcome to The Finnish Society for Cell Biology’s 50th Anniversary Celebrations!

23.1.2024 | Ajankohtaista

We are delighted to invite you to the celebration of our society’s 50th anniversary on 15th of March 2024 in Jyväskylä, Ambiotica, Survontie 9c! This special day will be filled with exploring cutting-edge science and timely topics with your colleagues from across Finland, and a delightful anniversary dinner with live music. 

Date: Friday 15th of March
Time: Society annual meeting 12:00pm
          Anniversary seminar: 2:00pm – 6:00pm
          Anniversary dinner: 6:00pm

Venue: Ambiotica Lecture Hall YAA303, Ylistönrinne
            Survontie 9c, 40500 Jyväskylä

Anniversary seminar theme: Towards smarter care and health innovations using cell biology 

Seminar sessions
1. Challenges of health communication
Speakers: Tuomas Aivelo (University of Helsinki), Pauli Ohukainen (Tervettä Skeptisyyttä Oy, Oura Health)
2. Artificial intelligence in cell biology research and healthcare
Speakers: Leena Latonen (University of Eastern Finland), Lassi Paavolainen (Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland), Juha Väyrynen (University of Oulu)
3. Young scientists as future pioneers in cell biology 
Speakers: Sonja Koivukoski (University of Eastern Finland), Veera Luukkonen (Åbo Akademi)

Anniversary dinner:
Start time: 6:00pm
Venue: Ravintola Ylistö, YFL-building, Survontie 9c, 40500 Jyväskylä
Dress code: Smart casual
Dinner price: 25€, 15€ for students and society members 

Dinner menu:
Starter: Mixed green salad with pomegranate and lemon vinaigrette 
             Seasonal kale with herbs and pine nuts
             Ricotta ravioli with cherry tomatoes and spinach
             Spelt and beetroot salad
             Smoked vendace and potato salad 

Main course: Slow-cooked beef cheek with blackcurrant-infused red wine sauce
                    Roasted garlic-rosemary tomatoes and vegetables

Dessert: Raspberry-white chocolate cake 

Please specify any allergies or food restrictions when registering! 

Registration deadline: 1st of March 2024. Register here: https://link.webropolsurveys.com/S/9FF983E7D17EAC49

More detailed information on the seminar program: 

We can’t wait to welcome you to Jyväskylä!

Osallistu Suomen Solubiologit ry:n haalarimerkkikilpailuun! Join The Finnish Society for Cell Biology Patch Design contest!

21.1.2024 | Ajankohtaista

Osallistu Suomen Solubiologit ry:n haalarimerkkikilpailuun!

Suomen Solubiologit ry juhlii tänä vuonna 50-vuotista taivaltaan, ja haluamme juhlistaa merkittävää vuosipäivää uuden, upean haalarimerkin avulla! Vanhat haalarimerkkimme ovat loppuneet, joten etsimme nyt luovia jäseniämme ja seuraajiamme suunnittelemaan seuraavaa merkkiä yhdistyksellemme.

Kilpailuohjeet:

Suunnittele haalarimerkki, joka kuvastaa Suomen Solubiologit ry:tä, ja mahdollisesti sen 50-vuotista taivalta.

Lähetä suunnittelemasi haalarimerkkikuva sähköpostitse osoitteeseen suomensolubiologit@gmail.com viimeistään 29.2.2024 mennessä.

Palkinnot:

Voittaja saa vuoden ilmaisen jäsenyyden ja oman suunnittelemansa haalarimerkin.

Vaihtoehtoisesti voittaja voi valita ilmaisen illallisen yhdistyksemme 50-vuotisjuhlatapahtumassa Jyväskylässä 15.3.2024.

Osallistu nyt ja ota osaa juhlavuoteemme!

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Join The Finnish Society for Cell Biology Patch Design contest!

The Finnish Society for Cell Biology celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, and we want to commemorate this milestone with a brand new patch! Our old patches are out of stock, so we’re calling our creative members and followers to design a new patch for our society.

Contest guidelines:

Design a patch that represents The Finnish Society for Cell Biology, and perhaps its 50 years of history.

Submit your patch design via email to suomensolubiologit@gmail.com by 29.2.2024.

Prizes:

The winner will receive a year of free membership and their designed patch.

Alternatively, the winner can choose a complimentary dinner at our 50th-anniversary celebration in Jyväskylä on March 15, 2024.

Submit your design and join the celebration!

Etätapahtuma yhteistyössä Loimu Pohjois-Savon kanssa: ISLAB laboratoriokeskuksen esittely ja sairaala-alkuisten tutkimushenkilöiden koulutuksesta!

20.11.2023 | Ajankohtaista

Suomen Solubiologit ry:n jäsenille tarjotaan mahdollisuus osallistua Loimu Pohjois-Savon järjestämään etätapahtumaan: ISLAB Kuopion laboratoriokeskuksen esittely ja sairaala-alkuisten tutkimushenkilöiden koulutuksesta, torstaina 30.11.2023 klo 16.00 – 17.30!

Tapahtumassa ISLABin koulutuspäällikkö Ulla Dunder ja ylikemisti Sari Väisänen esittelevät ISLAB laboratoriokeskuksen toimintaa, kertovat korona-ajan haasteista toiminnalle ja esittelevät sairaala-alkuisten tutkimushenkilöiden koulutusta. Saamme myös Puijon sairaalan virtuaaliesittelyn.

Tapahtumaan osallistuminen ei edellytä sinulle SSB:n jäsenenä Loimu P-S:n tai Loimun jäsenyyttä! Muista merkitä lomakkeeseen tieto, että olet Suomen Solubiologit ry:n jäsen! 

Lue lisää & ilmoittautumislomake osoitteessa https://eur03.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Ftapahtumat.loimu.fi%2Fevent%2Faq3WA&data=05%7C01%7C%7C7e6614dbd9094e6667d008dbe0ffa869%7C87879f2e73044bf2baf263e7f83f3c34%7C0%7C0%7C638351160878100261%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&sdata=7f9v2VetAlrYVGRc7PzlaXTQaMYbRU%2F%2BavBftS%2Bbswc%3D&reserved=0

Bioinformatics project manager – Genevia Technologies

7.2.2024 | Avoimet työpaikat

https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3822739828

About the job

PROJECT MANAGER, COMPUTATIONAL CANCER GENOMICS (PHD)

Accepting applications for local and remote candidates! Please submit your application, including a resume and your publication list to recruitment@geneviatechnologies.com.

GENEVIA TECHNOLOGIES’ Production Team is recruiting! We are looking for an experienced bioinformatician to work in a leading role in a variety of cancer research projects for our customers in academia and industry. As a Project Manager in our Production Team, you will be:

  • Planning custom state-of-the-art data analysis workflows with our clients,
  • Carrying out the planned analysis, data integration, visualization and/or modeling tasks,
  • Delivering publication-quality analysis results and interpretation to clients,
  • Working with the client’s researchers to prepare academic publications.

YOU have plenty of experience in computational cancer genomics, such as calling, annotating, filtering and interpreting small somatic and copy-number alterations from exome and whole-genome data, and have expertise in one or more specific topics such as

  • immuno-oncology (e.g., tumor microenvironment analyses, neoantigen detection, HLA typing / mutation analysis),
  • clonal evolution analysis,
  • cell-free DNA analysis,
  • structural rearrangement analysis,
  • mutational signature analysis, or
  • using survival analyses and machine learning to associate molecular markers to clinical endpoints.

You also have a strong track record of publishing your work, and communicate fluently with experimental and clinical scientists on their level of understanding.

OUR CLIENTS are scientists working in research and development who use a wide variety of omics technologies, from industry standard to novel sequencing methods, to answer biomedical questions and develop biotechnology products, such as novel therapeutics. The biological applications our clients are working with range from microbiology, to plants and animals, to biomedical applications, such as immunology or cancer. You will primarily work on cancer projects.

WE APPRECIATE

  • post-doctoral research experience in computational cancer genomics,
  • being familiar with the analysis of a wide variety of omics data types,
  • ability to implement bioinformatics workflows in bash/R/Python in an HPC environment,
  • a good understanding of genetics and molecular cancer biology,
  • experience collaborating with experimental and clinical scientists and publishing omics-heavy applied research papers with them,
  • enthusiasm to learn new biology and technology, and
  • a knack for science communication (in written text, data visualizations and conversation/presentations).

The position would be ideal for an academic bioinformatician who wants to work in a senior position in industry, but also to remain firmly within the research realm of life sciences and bioinformatics.

THE PROCESS

  • Application deadline: Friday 16th of February 2024
  • 1st round of interviews will take place on Monday 26th and Friday 1st of March
  • 2nd round of interviews will take place on Monday 4th and Friday 8th of March
  • Recruitment decisions by 15th March
  • Start 1st of May with an introduction week in Finland

Please submit your application, including a resume including your publication list to recruitment@geneviatechnologies.com.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For further inquiries, please contact Klaus Breitholtz at +358 40 747 7672 or klaus.breitholtz@geneviatechnologies.com.

Senior Scientist – Admescope, Oulu

7.2.2024 | Avoimet työpaikat

https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3822768145

About the job

Admescope (Symeres Finland Oy) is hiring a Senior Scientist, Drug Metabolism with strong experience in and understanding of ADME studies, for a Study Director level role.

In this position, you will be responsible for part of the studies we perform for our customers. You provide scientific support to our business development team members, plan the scientific and experimental content of the studies together with customers, provide guidance and support to laboratory technicians and scientists, draw conclusions of study results, prepare reports together with our scientists, and confirm the quality of the results and reports in your responsibility area.

You have a university degree in a suitable field of pharmaceutical sciences or chemistry, and an extensive experience and/or doctoral degree in a field related to drug metabolism research. You understand enzymes involved in drug metabolism, master liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC/MS) based analytics of small molecules and are experienced in methods used to investigate metabolic clearance and identification of forming metabolites. Experience in analysis of biological drugs (oligonucleotides or antibodies) is considered as a benefit.

We offer an interesting, versatile, and challenging position in a strongly growing company with a great atmosphere, and many colleagues across our global organization. You will have an opportunity to be part of the constantly evolving drug development landscape and interact directly with the customers in support of their programs. The position is available at our site in Oulu, Finland and it is possible to work remotely part-time.

The position will be filled in winter 2024, as soon as a suitable person is identified.

Please send your application with salary request along with your CV, highlighting the relevant education and work experience to recruitment@admescope.com, with email subject line “Senior Scientist, Drug Metabolism”.

Vacancy is open for EU residents only.

Admescope is a premier ADME-Tox contract research company. Our global clientele is in the discovery and development of medicinal therapeutics, relying on our excellence in ADME sciences. Central to our success is our dedication to continuous service enhancement and seamless integration with our clients’ in-house processes, a synergy that is highly appreciated by our customers. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our substantial investments in research and development, where we dedicate significant resources of time, funding, and expertise to stay at the forefront of innovation. The Admescope team comprises professionals including chemists, biochemists, pharmacologists, pharmacists and technicians, each possessing extensive experience and specialized knowledge in ADME studies. As part of the Symeres organization, Admescope (Symeres Finland Oy) offers comprehensive medicinal chemistry and integrated drug discovery and development services. Together, within the Symeres, we form a collective force of over 600 talented individuals across Europe and the United States.

Scientific Project Manager: CANCER GENOMICS – Genevia Technologies, Tampere

7.2.2024 | Avoimet työpaikat

https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3822731051

About the job

PROJECT MANAGER, COMPUTATIONAL CANCER GENOMICS (PHD)

Accepting applications for local and remote candidates!

Please submit your application, including a resume including your publication list to recruitment@geneviatechnologies.com.

GENEVIA TECHNOLOGIES’ Production Team is recruiting! We are looking for an experienced bioinformatician to work in a leading role in a variety of cancer research projects for our customers in academia and industry. As a Project Manager in our Production Team, you will be:

  • Planning custom state-of-the-art data analysis workflows with our clients,
  • Carrying out the planned analysis, data integration, visualization and/or modeling tasks,
  • Delivering publication-quality analysis results and interpretation to clients,
  • Working with the client’s researchers to prepare academic publications.

YOU have plenty of experience in computational cancer genomics, such as calling, annotating, filtering and interpreting small somatic and copy-number alterations from exome and whole-genome data, and have expertise in one or more specific topics such as

  • immuno-oncology (e.g., tumor microenvironment analyses, neoantigen detection, HLA typing / mutation analysis),
  • clonal evolution analysis,
  • cell-free DNA analysis,
  • structural rearrangement analysis,
  • mutational signature analysis, or
  • using survival analyses and machine learning to associate molecular markers to clinical endpoints.

You also have a strong track record of publishing your work, and communicate fluently with experimental and clinical scientists on their level of understanding.

OUR CLIENTS are scientists working in research and development who use a wide variety of omics technologies, from industry standard to novel sequencing methods, to answer biomedical questions and develop biotechnology products, such as novel therapeutics. The biological applications our clients are working with range from microbiology, to plants and animals, to biomedical applications, such as immunology or cancer. You will primarily work on cancer projects.

WE APPRECIATE

  • post-doctoral research experience in computational cancer genomics,
  • being familiar with the analysis of a wide variety of omics data types,
  • ability to implement bioinformatics workflows in bash/R/Python in an HPC environment,
  • a good understanding of genetics and molecular cancer biology,
  • experience collaborating with experimental and clinical scientists and publishing omics-heavy applied research papers with them,
  • enthusiasm to learn new biology and technology, and
  • a knack for science communication (in written text, data visualizations and conversation/presentations).

The position would be ideal for an academic bioinformatician who wants to work in a senior position in industry, but also to remain firmly within the research realm of life sciences and bioinformatics.

THE PROCESS

  • Application deadline: Friday 16th of February 2024
  • 1st round of interviews will take place on Monday 26th and Friday 1st of March
  • 2nd round of interviews will take place on Monday 4th and Friday 8th of March
  • Recruitment decisions by 15th March
  • Start 1st of May with an introduction week in Finland

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • For further inquiries, please contact Klaus Breitholtz at +358 40 747 7672 or klaus.breitholtz@geneviatechnologies.com.

Solubiologi-lehti

28.1.2024

Solubiologi 2/2023 on ilmestynyt!

Olethan saanut uusimman Solubiologin, nro 2/2023? Tässä numerossa on jälleen mielenkiintoista asiaa alalta – Proffan jutun on kirjoittanut Vesa Hytönen, Kuukauden solubiologiksi on valittu Riikka Martikainen, ja tieteellisten artikkeleiden aiheina ovat soluväliaine syövässä ja soluviljely. Mukana myös Charles River yritysesittely!

Liity jäseneksemme, niin saat tämän upean lehden kotiisi kannettuna!