Save the date: Thesis defense on 19th March 2021

MSc Salla Lahdenpohja defends her dissertation in Radiochemistry entitled ”Synthesis of 18F-labelled radiopharmaceuticals for CNS imaging: From radiosynthesis development to GMP production” on 19.3.2021 at 12.00 in Laurén 2 Lecture Hall (Medisiina D, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, 20520 Turku). Due to the current COVID situation, the audience can participate in the defence by remote access – link will be provided here closer to the event.

Opponent: Prof. Raisa Krasikova (Russian Academy of Science), Custos: Adj. prof. Anna Kirjavainen (University of Turku).

Funding for radiopharmaceutical research!

We’ve again received positive funding decisions as Adj. Prof. Xiang-Guo Li got funding from the Cancer Foundation Finland for his research “Homing peptide-based radiopharmaceuticals for imaging brain tumors using positron emission tomography”.

In addition, our doctoral candidate MSc Lahdenpohja got a grant from the Orion Research Foundation sr to finalize her doctoral thesis.