University of Helsinki
Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry
 
The Cyanobacteria Group
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Contact information:

Address:
Department of Food and Environment Sciences
Division of Microbiology and Biotechnology
P.O.Box 56
Viikki Biocenter, (Viikinkaari 9)
FIN-00014 Helsinki University
Finland
Fax: +358 2 941 911

Funding

The Academy of Finland and EU:

  • Academy projects to prof. Kaarina Sivonen (258827) and Dr. David Fewer (259505) for years 2012-2016.
  • BONUS Project “BLUEPRINT” jointly funded by Academy of Finland and EU - prof. K. Sivonen as partner (2014-2017).
  • Joint Academy and Brazilian FASEP project to prof. K. Sivonen (273798) for years 2014-2017.
  • Horizon 2020-TWINN-2015, Blue & Green project to K. Sivonen (2016-2018)

University of Helsinki:

  • University of Helsinki grant to Dr. Teppo Hiltunen, 2015-2017.

Maj and Tor Nessling Foundation:

  • Scholarship for M. Sc. Sebastian Coloma (Ph D thesis project)

The Finnish Cultural Foundation:

  • Postdoc research grant (12 months) to Dr. Hao Wang (2015-2016)
  • Ph D thesis grant (6 months) to Julia Österholm (2015-2016)

 

FORMER GRANTS

Reserach Center of Excellence on "Integrative Photosynthesis and Bioactive Compound Research at Systems Biology Level" jointly with the group of prof. Eva-Mari Aro, Turku University. Academy of Finland 2008- 2013

MICROBIAL RESOURCES - RESEARCH CENTER OF EXCELLENCE, the Academy of Finland (2002-2007)

Post doctoral fellow postion of the Academy of Finland (258847) and Mobility from Finland grant 2014-2015 to Dr. Teppo Hiltunen (2012-2015) (http://teppo-hiltunen.blogspot.fi)

TEKES:

  • ERA-IB project – International project prof. Kaarina Sivonen as the Finnish partner (2012-2014)

University of Helsinki:
University of Helsinki grant to Dr. David Fewer (788/51/2010)
TEKES: Watership project jointly with VTT, Prof. Sivonen as P.I. 2011-2013

Protein kinases – novel drug targets of postgeomic era – PROKINASE” EU-project. (2004-2009), K. Sivonen a partner.

BIREME - Baltic Sea Research Program, the Academy of Finland (2003-2006)
"Toxic and bioactive peptides in cyanobacteria - PEPCY" EU-project (QLK4-CT-2002-02634) by Quality of Life and Living Resources (2003-2006), K. Sivonen a partner.

TEKES - Structural Biology Program (finished 2002).
EU: Environment and Climate, MAST (ended), Training and Mobility of Researchers (ended), European Commission DGXII INCO-DC (ended), Energy Environment and Sustainable Development programs, CYANOTOX (ended).