Mart Saarma lab

Contact information

Mart Saarma
Academy Professor
Tel. +358 9 191 59378
Fax. +358 9 191 59366
e-mail: mart.saarma-at-helsinki dot fi

Institute of Biotechnology
P.O.Box. 56, 00014 University of Helsinki
Street address: Viikinkaari 9, Biocenter 1

Member of Finnish Centre of Excellence in Molecular and Integrative Neuroscience Research

 

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Previous  post docs and junior group leaders in the lab
Dr. Martti S. Airaksinen, currently professor of anatomy at the University of Helsinki
Dr. Deyin Guo, currently professor and Dean of the Medical School at the Wuhan University, China
Dr. Jukka Kallijärvi
Dr. Liina-Lonka Nevalaita
Dr. Kristiina Mäkinen, currently group leader of molecular biology at the University of Helsinki
Dr. Johan Peränen
Dr. Dmitri Poteryaev, group leader in Basel
Dr. Claudio Rivera, currently the group leader at the Neuroscience Center, University of Helsinki
Dr. Tõnis Timmusk, currently professor of neurobiology in Tallinn Technical University
Dr. Jari P. T. Valkonen, currently Academy professor of Finland, University of Helsinki
Dr. Amandio Vieira, currently associate professor at the University of Vancouver

Ph.D. students in the lab

  • Mati Reeben, PhD 1994, University of Tartu
  •  Ülo Puurand, PhD, 1997, University of Tartu
  •  Kristina Mäkinen, PhD, 1997, University of Helsinki
  •  Maxim Moshnyakov, PhD, 1997, Moscow State University
  •  Petro Suvanto, PhD,1997, University of Helsinki
  •  Antti Laurikainen, PhD, 2000, University of Helsinki
  •  Panu Hendolin, PhD, 2001, University of Helsinki (co-supervised with Jukka Ylikoski)
  •  Jukka Hiltunen, PhD, 2001, University of Helsinki (co-supervised with Urmas Arumäe)
  • Maria Lindahl, PhD, 2004, University of Helsinki
  •  Judith Thomas-Crusells, PhD 2004 (co-supervised with Claudio Rivera)
  • Jianmin Yang, PhD,  2006, University of Helsinki (co-supervised with Pia Runeberg-Roos)
  •  Mikhail Paveliev, PhD, 2008, University of Helsinki
  • Heidi Virtanen, PhD, 2009, University of Helsinki (co-supervised with Pia Runeberg-Roos)
  • Päivi Lindholm, PhD, 2009, University of Helsinki
  •  Maxim M. Bespalov, PhD 2009, University of Helsinki
  • Anu Planken, PhD, 2011, University of Helsinki  (co-supervisors Petri Auvinen, Jaan-Olle Andressoo)