Research Groups

Human Genomics and Preventive Health Care

Principal Investigator


Professor Leif Groop, MD, PhD (FiDiPro)

Genomics of Diabetes

William Hennah, PhD

Psychiatric genetics: Genes, networks and translation

Professor Juni Palmgren, PhD (FiDiPro)

Complex diseases: Early detection and prevention

Professor Aarno Palotie, MD, PhD

Genomics of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders

Professor Samuli Ripatti, PhD

Statistical and translational genetics

Janna Saarela, MD, PhD, Research Director

Human immune diseases

Elisabeth Widen, MD, PhD

Genes influencing puberty and their impact on adult health

Systems Biomedicine and Precision Therapeutics

Tero Aittokallio, PhD

Computational Systems Medicine

Peter Horvath, PhD

BIOMAG (Biological Image Analysis and Machine Learning Group)

Denis Kainov, PhD

Medical Systems Virology

Professor Olli Kallioniemi, MD, PhD

Individualised Systems Medicine

Professor Jonathan K.C. Knowles, PhD (FiDiPro), Co-PI Caroline Heckman, PhD

Translational Research and Personalised Medicine

Sergey Kuznetsov, PhD

Mechanisms of Breast Cancer Predisposition

Johan Lundin, MD, PhD, Research Director

Clinical Informatics and Image-based Diagnostics

Emmy Verschuren, PhD

Lung Cancer Model Systems

Krister Wennerberg, PhD

Cancer Chemical Systems Biology


Research Groups