M.Sc. Heikki Kuusanmäki from Dr. Caroline Heckman's group will defend his doctoral dissertation entitled "Targeting Key Survival Signaling Pathways for The Treatment of Leukemia" in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki. The public examination will take place at the following address: Children’s Hospital Niilo Hallman lecture hall, Stenbäckinkatu 11.
Professor Jukka Westermarck, Turku Centre for Biotechnology, University of Turku, will serve as the opponent and Professor Satu Mustjoki as the custos. The thesis has been supervised by Caroline Heckman and Satu Mustjoki.