Juha Huiskonen

Associate Professor (University of Oxford), Title of Docent

  • Viikinkaari 1, Biocenter 3

    00014 Helsinki

    Finland

  • PL 65 (Viikinkaari 1)

    00014

    Finland

  • Viikinkaari 5, Biocenter 2

    00790 Helsinki

    Finland

Accepting PhD Students

20022022
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External positions

Principal Investigator, University of Oxford

1 Jan 2015 → …

Academy of Finland Research Fellow, University of Oxford

1 Jan 201031 Dec 2014

Keywords

  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
  • Structural biology
  • cryo-electron microscopy

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

Publications 2002 2019

  • 59 Article
  • 2 Review Article
  • 1 Conference article
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis

Assembly of complex viruses exemplified by a halophilic euryarchaeal virus

De Colibus, L., Roine, E., Walter, T. S., Ilca, S. L., Wang, X., Wang, N., Roseman, A. M., Bamford, D., Huiskonen, J. T. & Stuart, D., 29 Mar 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 9 p., 1456.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Assessment of Immunogenicity and Neutralisation Efficacy of Viral-Vectored Vaccines Against Chikungunya Virus

Lopez-Camacho, C., Kim, Y. C., Blight, J., Moreli, M. L., Montoya-Diaz, E., Huiskonen, J. T., Kuemmerer, B. M. & Reyes-Sandoval, A., Apr 2019, In : Viruses. 11, 4, 17 p., 322.

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Multiple liquid crystalline geometries of highly compacted nucleic acid in a dsRNA virus

Ilca, S., Sun, X., El Omari, K., Kotecha, A., Haas, F. D., DiMaio, F., Grimes, J. M., Stuart, D. I., Poranen, M. M. & Huiskonen, J. T., 13 Jun 2019, In : Nature. 570, p. 252-+

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The structure of a prokaryotic viral envelope protein expands the landscape of membrane fusion proteins

El Omari, K., Li, S., Kotecha, A., Walter, T. S., Bignon, E., Harlos, K., Somerharju, P., Haas, F. D., Clare, D., Molin, M., Hurtado, F., Li, M., Grimes, J. M., Bamford, D. H., Tischler, N. D., Huiskonen, J. T., Stuart, D. I. & Roine, E., 19 Feb 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 11 p., 846.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Understanding the structure and role of DNA-PK in NHEJ: How X-ray diffraction and cryo-EM contribute in complementary ways.

Wu, Q., Liang, S., Ochi, T., Chirgadze, D. Y., Huiskonen, J. T. & Blundell, T. L., 20 Jan 2019, In : Progress in Biophysics & Molecular Biology.

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Projects 2015 2022

Activities 2017 2019

  • 4 Oral presentation
  • 3 Invited talk
  • 1 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

HiLIFE Symposium: Exploring Cellular Complexity by Cryo-EM

Juha Huiskonen (Chair)
28 Feb 2019

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

Activation of a viral membrane fusion protein

Juha Huiskonen (Invited speaker)
11 Dec 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Shielding and activation of viral membrane fusion proteins

Juha Huiskonen (Invited speaker)
27 Feb 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Viral dsRNA genome organisation revealed by cryoEM

Juha Huiskonen (Invited speaker)
11 Dec 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Shielding and Activation of a Viral Membrane Fusion Protein

Juha Huiskonen (Invited speaker)
19 Feb 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Press / Media

Revealing how the genome has condensed inside the virus.

Juha Huiskonen

30/05/2019

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Cryo-EM Reveals How a Virus Packages Its Genome

Juha Huiskonen

30/05/2019

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Unveiling how the genome has condensed itself inside the virus

Juha Huiskonen

29/05/2019

6 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media