Research Groups and R&D Platforms: Target discovery

Research Group:
New tools to target harmful inflammations and cancer

Sirpa Jalkanen
sirjal[at]utu.fi

Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology,
University of Turku

Sirpa Jalkanen

The Research Group

Ageing-related diseases, Antibodies, Autoimmune diseases, Basic research, Biochemistry, Biomarker, Biomedicine, Biopharmaceuticals, Breast cancer, Cancer, Cardiovascular diseases, Clinical Medicine, Colorectal cancer, Diagnostics, Disease models, Drug target, Imaging, Immunology, In Vitro Diagnostics, In Vivo Diagnostics, Inflammation, Lung cancer, Melanoma, Metabolic diseases, Molecular Cell Biology, Molecular diagnostics, Musculoskeletal disorders, Neurological disorders, Obesity, Ovarian cancer, Pathology, Personalized medicine, PET, Prostate cancer, Receptor, Signaling, Skin diseases, Squamous cell carcinoma, Target discovery

Research Group:
RNA regulation in male germ cells

Noora Kotaja
nookot[at]utu.fi

Institute of Biomedicine,
University of Turku

Noora Kotaja

RNA regulation in male germ cells

Basic research, Biomarker, Biomedicine, Cancer, Data mining, Developmental disorders, Disease models, Electron microscopy, Endocrinology, Epigenomics, Genomics, Imaging, Imaging software, Metabolic diseases, Molecular Biology, Molecular Cell Biology, Next-generation sequencing, Personalized medicine, Proteomics, Reproductive Medicine, Screening, Super-resolution imaging, Target discovery

Research Group:
Octopamine receptors

Jonne Laurila
jonne.laurila[at]utu.fi

Institute of Biomedicin,
University of Turku

Jonne Laurila

Octopamine receptors

Assay development, Basic research, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Cardiovascular diseases, Drug target, Molecular Biology, Molecular Cell Biology, Molecular modelling, Natural products, Pharmacology, Receptor, Screening, Signaling, Structural Biology, Target discovery

Research Group:
Biomedical Epigenomics

Riikka Lund
riikka.lund[at]utu.fi

Biomedical Epigenomics Group,
Turku Bioscience,

University of Turku

Riikka Lund

Biomedical Epigenomics

Ageing-related diseases, Basic research, Biomarker, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Data mining, Diagnostics, Disease models, Drug target, Epigenomics, Genetics, Genomics, Imaging, Molecular Biology, Molecular Cell Biology, Molecular diagnostics, Next-generation sequencing, Personalized medicine, Target discovery

Research Group:
Myeloid cells in regulation of chronic inflammation, autoimmunity and tumor microenvironment

Jorma Määttä
jmaatta[at]utu.fi

Institute of Biomedicine,
University of Turku

Jorma Määttä

Myeloid cells in regulation of chronic inflammation, autoimmunity and tumor microenvironment

Basic research, Biomedicine, Breast cancer, Cancer, Disease models, Drug target, Formulation, Inflammation, Molecular Cell Biology, Next-generation sequencing, Particle size analysis, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Proteomics, Super-resolution imaging, Target discovery, Zeta potential

Research Group:
B lymphocyte activation and the role of the cytoskeleton in health and disease

Pieta Mattila
pieta.mattila[at]utu.fi

Department of Biomedicine,
University of Turku

Pieta Mattila

Mattila Lab

Allergy, Antibodies, Autoimmune diseases, Basic research, Biomedicine, Cancer, Drug target, Imaging, Immunology, Infection, Inflammation, Inherited diseases, Molecular Cell Biology, Pathology, Proteomics, Receptor, Signaling, Super-resolution imaging, Target discovery