Sinem Karaman

Sinem Karaman

Academy Research Fellow, Docent (Cell and Molecular Biology), Principal Investigator

  • PL 63 (Haartmaninkatu 8)



  • Finland


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Curriculum vitae

Background and interests: Vascular biologist / genetic engineer. Interested in organ-specific characteristics blood and lymphatic vasculature in development and disease.

Keywords: Obesity; diabetes; blood and lymphatic vessels; inflammation; vascular leakage; intravital imaging; single-cell and bulk RNA sequencing.

 See ORCID record for all (42) publications:

Education information

B.Sc. Molecular Biology and Genetics, Istanbul Technical University, 2006

M.Sc. Molecular Biology-Genetics & Biotechnology, Istanbul Technical University, 2008

Dr. sc. ETH Zurich (Ph.D.) Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich), 2012

Docent of Cell and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki, 2018

Education/Academic qualification

Ph.D., Docent

External positions

Principal Investigator, Wihuri Reasearch Institute

1 Sep 2020 → …

Team Leader, Wihuri Research Institute

1 Feb 201831 Aug 2020

Fields of Science

  • 3111 Biomedicine
  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.