Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland

  • Finland

  • Tukholmankatu 8, Biomedicum 2

    Helsinki

    Finland

Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The mission of the Institute is to advance new fundamental understanding of the molecular, cellular and etiological basis of human diseases. This understanding will lead to improved means of diagnostics and the treatment and prevention of common health problems. Finnish clinical and epidemiological study materials will be used in the research.

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Profiles

No photo of Sofia-Maria Aakko

Sofia-Maria Aakko, PhD

Person: U2 Teaching and research staff

No photo of Sari Aaltonen

Sari Aaltonen

Person: Visiting scholar, U3 Research and teaching staff, UH

20112020
Photo of Mervi Aavikko

Mervi Aavikko

Person: U3 Research and teaching staff, UH

20092019
No photo of Taija af Hällström

Taija af Hällström

Person: Visiting scholar

20022020

Projects

Publications

3D-Cell-Annotator: an open-source active surface tool for single-cell segmentation in 3D microscopy images

Tasnadi, E. A., Toth, T., Kovacs, M., Diosdi, A., Pampaloni, F., Molnar, J., Piccinini, F. & Horvath, P., 1 May 2020, In : Bioinformatics. 36, 9, p. 2948-2949 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Absence of Islet Autoantibodies and Modestly Raised Glucose Values at Diabetes Diagnosis Should Lead to Testing for MODY: Lessons From a 5-Year Pediatric Swedish National Cohort Study

Carlsson, A., Shepherd, M., Ellard, S., Weedon, M., Lernmark, A., Forsander, G., Colclough, K., Brahimi, Q., Valtonen-Andre, C., Ivarsson, S. A., Elding Larsson, H., Samuelsson, U., Ortqvist, E., Groop, L., Ludvigsson, J., Marcus, C. & Hattersley, A. T., Jan 2020, In : Diabetes Care. 43, 1, p. 82-89 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Accuracy of Imputation for Apolipoprotein E epsilon Alleles in Genome-Wide Genotyping Data

Vuoksimaa, E., Palviainen, T., Lindgren, N., Rinne, J. O. & Kaprio, J., 24 Jan 2020, In : JAMA Network Open. 3, 1, 4 p., 1919960.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterScientific

Open Access
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A cross-sectional study of obesogenic behaviours and family rules according to family structure in European children

Stahlmann, K., Hebestreit, A., DeHenauw, S., Hunsberger, M., Kaprio, J., Lissner, L., Molnar, D., Ayala-Marin, A. M., Reisch, L. A., Russo, P., Tornaritis, M., Veidebaum, T., Pohlabeln, H. & Bogl, L. H., 5 Mar 2020, In : International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 17, 1, 12 p., 32.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Adaptive RSK-EphA2-GPRC5A signaling switch triggers chemotherapy resistance in ovarian cancer

Moyano-Galceran, L., Pietila, E. A., Turunen, S. P., Corvigno, S., Hjerpe, E., Bulanova, D., Joneborg, U., Alkasalias, T., Miki, Y., Yashiro, M., Chernenko, A., Jukonen, J., Singh, M., Dahlstrand, H., Carlson, J. W. & Lehti, K., Apr 2020, In : EMBO molecular medicine. 12, 4, 22 p., 11177.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Activities

Nordic synthetic data workshop

Janna Saarela (Attendee)
25 Nov 2091

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

FinnGen - Polygenic and clinical risk

Samuli Ripatti (Speaker)
11 May 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

FinnGen Project

Aarno Palotie (Speaker)
3 Feb 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

What can large scale genetic studies like FinnGen and SUPER provide for neurosciences?

Aarno Palotie (Speaker)
4 Mar 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Prizes

AACR-Pezcoller Foundation Scholar in Training travel award

Tea Pemovska (Recipient), 6 Apr 2014

Prize: Prizes and awards

AACR Scholar-In-Training Award: SABC2014

Prson Gautam (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prizes and awards

AACR Team Science Award

Olli Kallioniemi (Recipient), 2008

Prize: Prizes and awards

Datasets

TheDB - repository of cancer personalised medicine molecular profiling data

Västrik, I. (Creator), FIMM, Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland, 2019

Dataset