Riikka Karjalainen, M.Sc. from Caroline Heckman's research group will defend her doctoral dissertation entitled: "Studies on drug resistance and molecular biomarkers in acute myeloid leukemia". The public examination will take place at the following address: Porthania, Yliopistonkatu 3, Lecture Hall PIII.
Docent Eva Szegezdi, Ph.D., National University of Ireland, Galway, will serve as the opponent and professor Kimmo Porkka as the custos. The thesis has been supervised by Caroline Heckman (FIMM) and professor Jonathan Knowles (FIMM).