Viikki Metabolomics Unit - ViMU

Facility/equipment: Equipment

  • Location

    Viikinkaari 5E

    Biocenter 2, 1105




Equipments Details


The Viikki Metabolomics Unit (Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences) is a member of Proteomics & Metabolomics technology platform of Biocenter Finland’s (BF) national infrastructure network, as well as a fully functional LSRI of Metabo-HiLIFE platform of HiLIFE research infrastructure. The unit provides metabolomics services mainly nationally, and its special focus is on plant and microbe metabolomics as well as novel drug analysis (synthesis, metabolism and pharmacokinetics).

Fields of Science and Free Keywords

  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
  • 1183 Plant biology, microbiology, virology
  • 1184 Genetics, developmental biology, physiology
  • 317 Pharmacy
  • 116 Chemical sciences

UH research infrastructure classification

  • Core Facility
  • Research Laboratory

Research Output

Discovery of Membrane-Bound Pyrophosphatase Inhibitors Derived from an Isoxazole Fragment

Johansson, N. G., Turku, A., Vidilaseris, K., Dreano, L., Khattab, A., Ayuso Perez, D., Wilkinson, A., Zhang, Y., Tamminen, M., Grazhdankin, E., Kiriazis, A., Fishwick, C. W. G., Meri, S., Yli-Kauhaluoma, J., Goldman, A., Boije af Gennäs, G. & Xhaard, H., 9 Apr 2020, In : ACS Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 11, 4, p. 605-610 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Dehydroabietylamine-Based Cellulose Nanofibril Films: A New Class of Sustainable Biomaterials for Highly Efficient, Broad-Spectrum Antimicrobial Effects

Hassan, G. A. M. S., Forsman, N., Wan, X., Keurulainen, L., Bimbo, L. M., Johansson, L-S., Sipari, N., Yli-Kauhaluoma, J. T., Zimmermann, R., Stehl, S., Werner, C., Saris, P. E. J., Österberg, M. & Moreira, V. M., 4 Mar 2019, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 7, 5, p. 5002-5009 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access