Research Units


Lauri Eklund

Vascular morphogenesis

Kalervo Hiltunen

Peroxisomes and mitochondria in lipid metabolism of a cell

André Juffer


Peppi Karppinen

2-Oxoglutarate-Dependent Enzymes as Novel Therapeutic Targets in Diseases

Alex Kastaniotis

Mitochondria and Lipids

Sakari Kellokumpu and Tuomo Glumoff

Molecular Mechanisms of Glycosylation and Glycosylation-Associated Human Diseases

Thomas Kietzmann

Oxygen sensing and oxygen-dependent gene expression

Inari Kursula

Molecular mechanisms of parasite motility

Petri Kursula

Structural biology of the myelin membrane

Lari Lehtiö

Structure, function and selective inhibition of human ADP-ribosyltransferase

Aki Manninen

Regulation of Epithelial Cell Functions by Integrins and the Extracellular Matrix

Johanna Myllyharju

Key Enzymes in the Synthesis of Collagens and the Response of Cells to Hypoxia

Steffen Ohlmeier

COPD and related pulmonary diseases

Taina Pihlajaniemi

Conserved Collagens in Cell–Matrix Homeostasis

Lloyd Ruddock

Mechanisms and applications of disulfide bond formation

Seppo Vainio

Mechanisms of Organogenesis

Gonghong Wei

Functional genomics and systems genetics of cancer 

Rik Wierenga and Rajaram Venkatesan

Protein crystallography and structural enzymology

Last updated: 1.2.2019