Virus infections and immunity

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    Haartmaninkatu 3

    00290 Helsinki


Organisation profile

Our research group has for decades studied the pathogenicity, clinical picture, and immunological responses against DNA viruses.  We have specialized in the study of the human eukaryotic virome, with the aim of understanding the role of persistent viruses in the human body.

Our approach is multifaceted, as we investigate the impact of the human virome from the virus, the immune system, and the host perspectives.

We have strong know-how in method development,antibody (EIA, FRET) and nucleic acid-based (qPCR, NGS)

Fields of Science

  • 3111 Biomedicine

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.