Academy of Finland Funding decisions 18.09.2019
 
 
 
Year of decision:  
Funding source: Research Council for Biosciences, Health and Environment
Call: 2018 Academy Project funding for early-career researchers
Project count: 42
Project funding: 16 627 609 €
 
Applicant / Contact person Organisation Project title Decision No. Decision date Funding period Funding

Academy Project funding for early-career researchers BTY
 
Chen, Zhi University of Oulu The essential role of Th17/Treg cells in inflammation and tumorigenesis 325965 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 493 147

Di-Poi, Nicolas University of Helsinki Exploring the developmental and genetic mechanisms underlying morphological evolution of craniofacial tissues in squamate reptiles 321910 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 502 289

Galarza, Juan University of Jyväskylä Protective symbiosis of chemically defended species 322536 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 250 000

Greco, Dario Tampere University, from 2019 UNICAST NANO: A Unified Chemical Space For Next Generation Predictive Nanotoxicology and Nanopharmacology 322761 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 500 088

Hakulinen, Nina University of Eastern Finland Structural Characterization of Sustainable Enzymes Involved to Pentose Sugar Pathway 322610 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 396 996

Hanhineva, Kati University of Eastern Finland Metabolic role of betainized compounds related to diet, health, and gut microbiota 321716 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 400 144

Havulinna, Aki Samuli National Institute for Health and Welfare Interrelations of Gut Microbiome, Plasma Metabolome, and Genome in the Pathophysiology of Hypertension / Consortium: HyperOme 321356 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 291 004

Heinäniemi, Merja University of Eastern Finland Capturing the cell state space from genomics data into models of treatment resistance in childhood leukemia / Consortium: COSMOS 321550 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 150 000

Ihalin, Riikka University of Turku Molecular mechanisms of the information warfare between host and pathogen 322817 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 513 324

Ivaska-Papaioannou, Kaisa University of Turku Bone-derived hormones (osteokines) in whole body energy metabolism 325498 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 438 434

Jokihaara, Jarkko Tampere University Hospital Surgical treatment of osteoarthritis of the thumb basal joint 325395 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 474 979

Julkunen, Petro University of Eastern Finland Biophysical and biological correlates of pain and dysfunction in osteoarthrosis: Consortium Study Plan / Consortium: BA-Pain 322423 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 300 000

Järvi, Leena University of Helsinki Urban green space solutions in carbon neutral cities (CarboCity) / Consortium: CarboCity 321527 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 299 676

Kankare, Maaria University of Jyväskylä Genomic basis of stress tolerance 322980 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 536 781

Kauppi, Liisa H University of Helsinki Retrotransposon activity in ovarian cancer 322178 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 502 146

Korhonen, Rami University of Eastern Finland A novel mechanobiological algorithm to reveal mechanisms in the progression of different phenotypes of osteoarthritis 324529 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 543 234

Kulmala, Liisa Finnish Meteorological Institute Urban green space solutions in carbon neutral cities (CarboCity) / Consortium: CarboCity 325549 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 299 922

Lehikoinen, Aleksi University of Helsinki Changes in species communities: role of climate change, human land use and community complexity 323527 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 517 502

Leppänen, Olli Tampere University Hospital DupuytrEn Treatment EffeCtiveness Trial (DETECT) 321838 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 401 055

Liimatainen, Timo University of Oulu Quantitative Imaging of Myocardial Fibrosis and Electric Activity (QIMFE) 325082 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 30.08.2021 250 000

Lohi, Olli Tampere University, from 2019 Capturing the cell state space from genomics data into models of treatment resistance in childhood leukemia / Consortium: COSMOS 321553 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 150 000

Löytynoja, Ari University of Helsinki Infidelity and partner swapping: template switch mutations through time and space 322681 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 495 925

Maina, Henry University of Helsinki Understanding the structuration process of cereal beta-glucan and its role in physiological functionality 326052 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 250 000

Martikainen, Riikka University of Eastern Finland Mitochondrial cardiomyopathy; molecular mechanisms and clinical variation 324958 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 502 579

Meinander, Annika Åbo Akademi University TARGETING UBIQUITIN SIGNALLING IN CHRONIC INFLAMMATION 321850 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 499 770

Michon, Frederic University of Helsinki Nature of the molecular signals supporting cornea renewal and wound healing 326100 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 499 712

Molchanova, Svetlana University of Helsinki Pathological development of neuronal connectivity in hyperactivity and repetitive behavior disorders 324548 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 250 000

Nieminen, Petteri University of Eastern Finland Biophysical and biological correlates of pain and dysfunction in osteoarthrosis: Consortium Study Plan / Consortium: BA-Pain 322429 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.10.2023 300 000

Niiranen, Teemu University of Turku Interrelations of Gut Microbiome, Plasma Metabolome, and Genome in the Pathophysiology of Hypertension / Consortium: HyperOme 321351 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 300 000

Palva, Satu University of Helsinki Systems-level neuronal basis of short-term memory and working memory 325404 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 550 000

Pasonen-Seppänen, Sanna University of Eastern Finland Hyaluronan in the formation of immunosuppressive tumor microenvironment 324238 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 250 000

Piltonen, Terhi University of Oulu Anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) –new player in the early onset pathogenesis of pregnancy complications and hormonal and metabolic derangements in women 321763 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 549 946

Pohjoismäki, Jaakko University of Eastern Finland True love can wait: Breaking genetic abstinence to repair mitochondrial DNA using recombination 325015 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 250 000

Pouwels, Jeroen University of Helsinki Sensitizing ‘non-immunogenic’ breast cancer to immune checkpoint inhibitors. 322632 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 250 000

Reichert, Sophie University of Turku Characterizing healthy ageing: lifelong-health risks, reproductive senescence and ageing markers in a long-lived mammal 324257 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 250 000

Salonen, Anne University of Helsinki Early gut microbiota development: Perinatal determinants and impact on growth and health at four years 325103 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 519 481

Scheller, Silvan Aalto University Biochemical interconversion of methan to CO2 and electricity (BioEle) 326020 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 548 271

Shulga, Anastasia Helsinki University Central Hospital Long-term paired associative stimulation - reversing paresis and paralysis 324160 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 250 000

Sierra Lopez, Alejandra University of Eastern Finland From 3D electron microscopy tissue model to pathology specific multidimensional diffusion MRI 323385 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 481 881

Valtonen, Anu University of Eastern Finland Assembly of food webs during tropical forest restoration 324392 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 421 423

Wrzaczek, Michael University of Helsinki Signal integration through plasma membrane-localized proteins during stress signaling in plants 323917 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 499 651

Zhao, Hongxia University of Helsinki Regulation of Mitochondrial Ultrastructure and Dynamics 323670 22.05.2019 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2023 498 249