Academy of Finland Funding decisions 17.11.2017
 
 
 
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Funding source: Research Council for Biosciences and Environment
Call: 2016 Academy Project Funding
Project count: 51
 
Academy of Finland Funding decisions  

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Ahola, Tero University of Helsinki Composition, structure and function of membranous viral replication complexes 307802 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 467 534

Airavaara, Mikko University of Helsinki Regeneration potential of MANF: focus on ER stress and cellular ischemia 309489 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 509 229

Auvinen, Petri University of Helsinki Community defence responses in food spoilage lactic acid bacteria, from restriction modification to complex interactomes in modern foods / Consortium: CODELAB 307856 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 350 000

Björkroth, K Johanna University of Helsinki Community defence responses in food spoilage lactic acid bacteria, from restriction modification to complex interactomes in modern foods / Consortium: CODELAB 307855 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 350 000

Blande, James University of Eastern Finland Volatile-mediated plant communication in wild and cultivated plants: Understanding mechanisms of change in a polluted atmosphere 309425 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 529 720

Elomaa, Paula R University of Helsinki Dynamics of inflorescence meristem patterning in Asteraceae 310318 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 491 262

Frilander, Mikko University of Helsinki Novel regulatory functions for the minor spliceosome 308657 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 481 241

Giannakaki, Eleni Finnish Meteorological Institute Real-time characterization of atmospheric Pollen with active remote sensing 310312 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 474 409

Heikkinen, Juha Natural Resources Institute Finland Models of heterogeneity, contextuality and self-interaction in ordered spatial point patterns with applications to animal movement and forest inventory / Consortium: ordSpat 310072 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 350 102

Heikkinen, Sami University of Eastern Finland TCF7L2-driven gene expression and regulatory variants in metabolic traits 308875 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 508 095

Helander, Marjo Linnea University of Turku Effects of glyphosate on non-target organisms 311077 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 515 042

Honkela, Antti University of Helsinki Computational modelling of Clostridium botulinum toxin production regulation (COMBOT) 310261 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 538 688

Hotulainen, Pirta Minerva Foundation Institute for Medical Research Regulation and physiological importance of dendritic spine initiation 307735 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 474 873

Johnson, Mark S Åbo Akademi University PRD-like homeodomain proteins controlling the very first stages of human life: Structure, function, evolution and ligand discovery (Homeoproteins) 308317 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 575 468

Järvinen, Marko Finnish Environment Institute Using novel molecular approaches to study hidden/true microbial diversity of plankton and its response to brownification in aquatic systems (MiDAS) 311229 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 401 972

Kaila, Lauri J University of Helsinki Illuminating the dark taxa of Lepidoptera: dawn of an explosive radiation 308396 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2020 312 812

Kangasjärvi, Saijaliisa University of Turku Metabolic regulation in plant immunity 307719 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 467 571

Kankaala, Paula University of Eastern Finland The role of terrestrial organic matter in trophic transfer of essential micronutrients and elements and in littoral food webs of boreal lakes 310450 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 488 230

Karisola, Piia University of Helsinki Effects of engineered nanomaterials on host-microbe interactions on the skin and in the lungs of mice 307768 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 513 088

Karonen, Maarit Satu Hellikki University of Turku Ellagitannin-lipid interactions – Molecular aspects, mechanisms and antimicrobial effects 310549 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 472 909

Karvonen, Anssi University of Jyväskylä Environmental effects on complex parasite interactions: implications for disease epidemiology and prevention 310632 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 531 207

Kokkola, Harri Finnish Meteorological Institute Refining climate effects of anthropogenic and natural aerosol 308292 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 382 527

Kremp, Anke Finnish Environment Institute Seed banks as reservoirs of diversity driving evolutionary dynamics and persistence of Baltic phytoplankton in a changing environment 310449 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 456 620

Kröger, Björn University of Helsinki Ecological engineering as a biodiversity driver in deep time 309422 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 381 186

Kärkönen, Anna Kristiina Natural Resources Institute Finland Capturing Oxidoreductases for Carbohydrate Oligomer Activation / Consortium: COCOA 308998 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2020 206 642

Lindström, Leena University of Jyväskylä Human induced trans-generational stress tolerance and invasion success 308302 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 516 336

Lohila, Annalea Finnish Meteorological Institute Role of upland forest soils in regional methane balance: from catchment to global scales / Consortium: UPFORMET 308511 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 389 151

Master, Emma Aalto University Capturing Oxidoreductases for Carbohydrate Oligomer Activation / Consortium: COCOA 308996 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2020 227 825

Mehtätalo, Lauri University of Eastern Finland Models of heterogeneity, contextuality and self-interaction in ordered spatial point patterns with applications to animal movement and forest inventory / Consortium: ordSpat 310073 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 350 028

Merilä, Juha University of Helsinki Evolutionary quantitative genomics of natural populations 307943 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 571 720

Männistö, Minna Natural Resources Institute Finland Below-ground colors of Arctic vegetation greening: How shifts in soil microbial life strategies influence soil carbon stocks 310776 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 532 402

Nieminen, Mika Natural Resources Institute Finland Economic and environmental feasibility of continuous cover forestry on drained organic soils / Consortium: CCFPeat 310203 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 371 987

Ollikainen, Markku University of Helsinki Economic and environmental feasibility of continuous cover forestry on drained organic soils / Consortium: CCFPeat 310204 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 298 702

Ovaskainen, Otso T University of Helsinki Modern statistical toolbox for community ecologists: making more out of old and new kinds of data 309581 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 574 436

Peltoniemi, Krista Natural Resources Institute Finland Role of upland forest soils in regional methane balance: from catchment to global scales / Consortium: UPFORMET 308514 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 82 895

Penttilä, Merja VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd Glucose-1-phosphate as a building block for energy efficient metabolic engineering (FOSSOK) 309384 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 459 229

Pirttilä, Anna Maria University of Oulu TRAITS IN EMERGING ENDOSYMBIOSIS FOR MANIPULATING HOST CELL (INCELL) 308766 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 526 141

Pouta, Eija Natural Resources Institute Finland Value based result-oriented agri-food policies: legitimacy, efficiency and feasibility (VABARO) 310205 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 542 559

Repo, Tapani Natural Resources Institute Finland Drivers of fine root phenology of boreal trees in changing climate (RootPheno) 311455 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 547 051

Rivera Baeza, Claudio University of Helsinki Role of altered neuronal chloride homeostasis in reactive plasticity and epileptogenesis 308265 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 583 472

Sandell, Mari University of Turku Human taste sensitivity and multisensory perception of food 309408 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 496 666

Santala, Ville Tampere University of Technology Smart upgrading of biomass by multispecies approach (SBiO) / Consortium: SBiO 310188 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 413 000

Shimmi, Osamu University of Helsinki Dynamics of morphogenesis and cell-cell communication: from 2D to 3D 308045 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 369 434

Tahvanainen, Teemu University of Eastern Finland Ecosystem shift potential of northern mires in response to hydrological change 311655 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.05.2021 475 675

Tenkanen, Maija University of Helsinki Capturing Oxidoreductases for Carbohydrate Oligomer Activation / Consortium: COCOA 308997 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2020 250 972

Toivari, Mervi VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd Smart upgrading of biomass by multispecies approach (SBiO) / Consortium: SBiO 310191 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 287 000

Vainio, Eeva Natural Resources Institute Finland Forest mycovirome 309896 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 491 258

Vartiainen, Maria University of Helsinki Mechanisms of actin-regulated transcription in heat shock response 309222 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 530 324

Vasander, Harri T University of Helsinki Tropical peat decomposition under land-use change: adaptation to resources and conditions TROPDEC 310194 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 571 016

Virtanen, Tarmo A University of Helsinki Role of upland forest soils in regional methane balance: from catchment to global scales / Consortium: UPFORMET 308513 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 108 276

Yang, Baoru University of Turku Chiral lipids in chiral nature: a novel strategy for regio- and stereospecific research of human milk and omega-3 lipids 310982 16.05.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 526 945