Ville Holmberg's research group / Infections in Migrants

Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The focus of our research is infections in migrants. We are looking at various infections and their risk factors in refugees, undocumented migrants and other vulnerable minority groups. Infectious diseases we are studying includes covid-19, hiv, tuberculosis and malaria.

Current projects and collaborations:

  • COVID-19 in language minorities in Finland
  • Solidarity Finland (WHO:s randomized multicenter study for COVID-19 therapies)
  • Multriesistant bacteria in asylum seekers (MD Tuomas Aro)