Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration and Early Onset Dementia

Research group director: Eino Solje, MD, PhD, adjunct professor, University of Eastern Finland
Director of national FinFTD research consortium: Anne Remes, professor, University of Oulu

Research group has a wide expertise in clinical research as well as molecular genetics ...

Dementia or MCI @ work in progress

This multidisciplinary project (elder law and labour law, psychology, occupational therapy, social and political science, and engineering) will provide new insights into what happens when people develop mild cognitive impairment or early stage dementia while still working, how this is influenced ...

Miia Kivipelto

Professor , Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition

FinFTD - Finnish FTD Research Network

Promoting collaboration and networking in frontotemporal dementia research

The Finnish FTD Research Network (FinFTD) is a network for researchers and research groups investigating or interested in frontotemporal lobar degeneration, including frontotemporal dementia (FTD), and relat...

Annakaisa Haapasalo Group (Molecular Neurodegeneration)

01.06.2015 -
Our research focus lies in the genetic background and molecular mechanisms underpinning neurodegenerative diseases, especially frontotemporal dementia (FTD). To this end, we utilize a variety of in vitro and in vivo model systems and patient-derived cells, clinical samples and data. We are especi...