Projects

SPARKees – our teams

Batch: Spring 2019
StemSight

Batch: Spring 2019

Novel treatment for limbal epithelial stem cell deficiency

Contact person: Heli Skottman

Alternative Antibiotics

Batch: Spring 2019

Novel therapeutics that can treat antimicrobial resistant bacteria

Contact person: Christopher Jonkergouw

FRACTAID

Batch: Spring 2019

Distal radius fractures artificial intelligence diagnostic tool

Contact person: Jorma Ryhänen

AdvaNeedle

Batch: Spring 2019

Ultrasound solution for cancer biopsies

Contact person: Jouni Rantanen

DropPen

Batch: Spring 2019

Simple droplet devices for biomedicine, diagnostics and pharma

Contact person: Benedek Poor

NADMed

Batch: Spring 2019

Diagnostic test for vitamin B3 metabolism deficiency

Contact person: Liliya Euro

Team Rosqvist

Batch: Spring 2019

Passive, intelligent food packing for decreasing and monitoring bacterial growth

Contact person: Emil Rosqvist

Batch: Fall 2018
Liquid Biopsy Solutions

Batch: Fall 2018

Laboratory and computational method for liquid biopsies

Contact person: Manu Tamminen

PPI Modulators

Batch: Fall 2018

Rational discovery of protein-protein interaction modulators

Contact person: Olli Pentikäinen

PARKS – Parkinson’s Biomarker Test

Batch: Fall 2018

Parkinson’s signature biomarker assay

Contact person: Eleanor Coffey

Batch: Spring 2018
FastEV

Batch: Spring 2018

Method for extra-cellular vesicle isolation

Contact person: Maija Puhka

Heart4Oxygen

Batch: Spring 2018

Method to monitor the oxygenation of myocardial tissue

Contact person: Kalle Kotilahti

Maculaser

Batch: Spring 2018

Novel heat treatment for age related macular degeneration

Contact person: Teemu Turunen

Team Scheperjans

Batch: Spring 2018

Microbiome based diagnostics for Parkinson’s disease

Contact person: Filip Scheperjans

TB Biofilm

Batch: Spring 2018

Mycobacterial biofilms as anti-tuberculosis drug targets

Contact person: Mataleena Parikka

SCELLOMICS

Batch: Spring 2018

Novel single cell omics methods

Contact person: Päivi Saavalainen

MOMIC

Batch: Spring 2018

Mobile digital microscope scanner

Contact person: Johan Lundin

LASU

Batch: Spring 2018

Light-activated antimicrobial surfaces and materials

Contact person: Alexandre Efimov

Batch: Fall 2017
NEXTCAST

Batch: Fall 2017

AI solution for toxicity testing

Contact person: Dario Greco

EyeLase

Batch: Fall 2017

Laser solution for eye treatment

Contact person: Jukka Viheriälä

HuManCardio

Batch: Fall 2017

Toxicity test for heart cells (FICAM based stem cell model)

Contact person: Tuula Heinonen

FRET-Group

Batch: Fall 2017

Viral infection diagnostic test

Contact person: Lauri Kareinen

Batch: Spring 2017
Ocular Surface Precision Panel

Batch: Spring 2017

Ocular biomarker panel and analysis

Contact person: Ulla Aapola

GreenSeq/ Seqnom

Batch: Spring 2017

Microbiological Analyses on (Blue) Bio- and Circular Economies

Contact person: Kirsi-Maarit Lehto

Dialysis team

Batch: Spring 2017

Peritoneal diagnostics for dialysis patients

Contact person: Pirgit Silvast-Äikäs

Alumni

Alumni: 2018
Team Scheperjans

Batch: Spring 2018

Microbiome based therapy for Parkinson’s disease
Preliminary contract with a large company

Contact person: Filip Scheperjans

Olfactomics

Batch: Fall 2017

Tissue analysis for breast cancer surgery
Spin out to Olfactomics Oy

Contact person: Antti Roine

SEBI-Group

Batch: Pilot 2016 / Spring 2017

Nano structure for bioimaging
Spin-out to XFold Imaging Oy

Contact person: Timo Jäntti

iDenta

Batch: Pilot 2016 / Spring 2017

Caries and infection prevention and treatment
Spin-out to Koite Health Oy

Contact person: Tommi Pätilä

Surgify

Batch: Pilot 2016 / Spring 2017

Safety mechanism for surgical drills
Spin-out to Surgify Medical Oy

Contact person: Visa Sippola

Alumni: 2019
Sartar

Batch: Pilot 2016 / Spring 2017

Cancer drug for GIST
Spin out to Sartar Therapeutics Oy

Contact person: Harri Sihto