He has a doctorate and a docentship in genetics. His research focuses on unifying large multiomics datasets and epidemiological data to elucidate the molecular mechanisms of common morbidities.
One of his current hot topics is trying to understand the pathophysiological mechanisms behind systemic biomarkers that predict short-term mortality.
He is also one of the principal investigators at the Biocenter Oulu (2016-).
Last updated: 11.12.2019