Academy of Finland Funding decisions 24.08.2019
 
 
 
Year of decision:  
Funding source: Research Council for Biosciences, Health and Environment
Call: 2018 Postdoctoral Researcher
Project count: 38
Project funding: 10 306 105 €
 
Applicant / Contact person Organisation Project title Decision No. Decision date Funding period Funding

Postdoctoral Researcher BTY
 
Elbasani, Endrit University of Helsinki Endothelial transcription factors as novel regulators of the oncogenic Kaposi sarcoma herpesvirus replication in lymphatic endothelial cells. 324487 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 269 970

Eronen-Rasimus, Eeva University of Helsinki Proteorhodopsin expression, abundance and regulation in Arctic and Baltic sea-ice ecosystems (PRICE) 325140 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 291 523

Fuchs, Benjamin University of Turku Grass Endophyte Mediated Plant Defence Against Pest Insects 324523 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 243 578

Hurmekoski, Elias University of Helsinki Wood-based products in low-carbon economy: Dynamics of substitution processes and their climate impacts (SubWood) 321627 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 270 949

Kaukonen, Riina University of Turku DNA methylation as a biomarker and therapeutic target in Acute lymphoblastic leukemia 325937 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 248 810

Kucukoglu, Melis University of Helsinki Cytokinin regulation of cambial activity and wood formation in Populus trees (POP-CAM) 326036 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 261 899

Laanto, Elina University of Helsinki Black box of microbial interactions - phage-host interactions during off-season 321985 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 270 605

Lamichhane, Santosh University of Turku Metabolomics meet gut microbiome. A stepping stone towards type 1 diabetes prediction and prevention. 323171 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 263 709

Le Joncour, Vadim University of Helsinki The transcriptomic identity and mechanistic signature of invasive brain tumor cells. 321867 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 289 874

Lehti, Mari University of Turku Tail matters - the function of sperm tail in RNA-mediated epigenetic inheritance 321398 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 273 548

Leppänen, Timo University of Eastern Finland New Enhanced and Individualized Diagnostic Paradigm for Obstructive Sleep Apnea 323536 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 286 173

Li, Wei University of Helsinki Orally delivered immunomodulatory cytokines reprogram macrophages for inflammatory bowel disease therapy 322093 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 279 978

Lõhelaid, Helike University of Helsinki Peri-infarct targeting of microglia to facilitate brain recovery from ischemic stroke. 322757 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 302 773

Mangayil, Rahul Tampere University, from 2019 Upgrading bacterial nanocellulose properties for sensor applications 323214 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 276 326

Merikanto, Ilona University of Helsinki Development and consequences of individual circadian rhythm and its misalignment: the role of behavioral and genetic factors 322312 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 279 488

Moreno Layseca, Paulina University of Turku Eplin isoforms and breast cancer progression 321493 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 256 359

Mykuliak, Vasyl Tampere University, from 2019 Advanced computational biology methods to study mechanoresponsive proteins 323021 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 256 058

Mäntynen, Sari University of Helsinki What predicts and enables virus host shifts? 323426 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 274 123

Mörö, Anni Tampere University, from 2019 Novel bioink development for 3D bioprinting technologies: 3D bioprinted cornea to model cornea regeneration and ultimately to cure cornea blindness 324082 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 279 183

Pascual Vázquez, Jesús University of Turku Regulation of the organellar dysfunction response in plants 325122 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 268 167

Penttinen, Reetta University of Turku CRICON: Conjugative Delivery of CRISPR-Cas9-Based System for Eradicating Antibiotic Resistance 322204 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 279 717

Piirainen, Henni University of Oulu Understanding the mechanisms of actin monomer recharging for polymerization and evaluation of the machinery as a drug target against malaria 322917 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 25.05.2023 294 598

Purkamo, Lotta Geological Survey of Finland Methane, microbes and metasediments - links between abiotic and biotic carbon cycling in Finnish bedrock 323269 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 268 237

Repo, Anna Natural Resources Institute Finland Trade-offs and synergies in land-based climate change mitigation and biodiversity conservation (TRACY) 322066 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 258 337

Rozov, Stanislav University of Helsinki Role of circadian system desynchronization in depression development and its pharmacological resynchronization as potential antidepressant treatment 322906 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 268 509

Saarimäki, Heini Tampere University, from 2019 Decoding emotions across life-span: development of emotional experiences and their neural bases 323425 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 280 236

Sabater Medina, Maria de las Neus Finnish Meteorological Institute FluoSYN: Reducing carbon modelling uncertainties through the synergy of FLEX/Sentinel-3 and Sentinel-5P derived vegetation fluorescence 324091 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 238 413

Salmi, Pauliina University of Jyväskylä BIO-OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF MICROALGAE IN ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND RESEARCH 321780 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 247 821

Schewe, Matthias University of Helsinki Circadian rhythm in the gut: a link between food, light and GI tract pathophysiology? 325978 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 301 457

Sjöqvist, Conny Åbo Akademi University Marine primary producers in a future climate: an eco-evolutionary approach combining experimental ecology and metagenomics 321609 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 274 981

Susi, Hanna University of Helsinki Disease evolution at the interface of wild and cultivated habitats in the Rubus - Peronospora sparsa interaction 321441 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 297 938

Sääksjärvi, Katri National Institute for Health and Welfare Causes, consequences and prevention of sarcopenic obesity 321625 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 252 025

Tokariev, Anton University of Helsinki Neonatal Brain Networks: From Measures to Diagnostic signatures (NeoNets) 321235 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 284 795

Vaittinen, Maija University of Eastern Finland FADS1 genotype and PUFAs in adipose tissue metabolism and adipocyte function 324494 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 241 284

Venäläinen, Mikko University of Turku Individualized predictive models to support decision making in the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders 322123 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 246 624

Vihervaara, Anniina University of Helsinki Genome-wide transcription in space and time: Molecular mechanisms driving transcriptional reprogramming in gene-enhancer networks 324952 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 280 417

Villnäs, Anna University of Helsinki Elemental stoichiometry of benthic invertebrates as driver of coastal biogeochemical cycles 323212 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 277 566

Virtanen, Mari University of Helsinki Ionic modulation of GABAergic transmission by subcellular targeting of cation-chloride cotransporters 321698 15.04.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2022 270 057