UNIVERSITY OF OULU

Oulu, Finland

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University of Oulu

Oulu, Finland

Virology Group

About

Coordinator of HEDIMED. Professor Heikki Hyöty’s team has a long experience from studies evaluating the role of microbes in the pathogenesis of T1D, and interactions between microbes and the immune system. Hyöty’s group is responsible for virome analysis, virus antibodies, production of recombinant microbial proteins for arrays, cytokines and allergen-specific IgE and volatilomics.

The group is also partially responsible for the collection and maintenance of samples and data of the prospective DIPP birth cohort study and the PREVALL trial. Tasked with the administration of the HEDIMED consortium, the team coordinates the interactions of stakeholders.

Expertise

Type 1 diabetes, enteroviruses, allergy, prospective studies, virome, antibodies, virus detection, virus serology, microbiome, vaccines

Contact

hedimed.administration(a)tuni.fi

HEIKKI HYÖTY
Project coordinator, Professor of Virology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Technology Tampere University.

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