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Biomedicum Imaging Unit

Faculty of Medicine



Biomedicum Imaging Unit (BIU)



Biocenter Finland



Contact information


5th floor office, room B501a
Tel: +358 2941 25269

1st floor office, room B117a
Tel: +358 2941 25271

Biomedicum Helsinki
PO Box 63 (Haartmaninkatu 8)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Scientific Directors

Elina Ikonen, MD, Ph.D.
Academy Professor,
BIU Director, BIU Light Microscopy
Medicum, Anatomy,
Faculty of Medicine
Biomedicum Helsinki.


Pipsa Saharinen, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator,
BIU In-vivo Imaging,
Research Programs Unit, Translational Cancer Biology,
Faculty of Medicine
Biomedicum Helsinki.



Antti Isomäki, Ph.D.
Multiphoton imaging specialist
Tel: +358 2941 25271

Jussi Kenkkilä, M.Sc.
Imaging specialist
Tel: +358 2941 25269

Mikko Liljeström, M.Sc.(Tech.)
Imaging specialist
Tel: +358 2941 25262


Marja Lohela, Ph.D.
In-vivo imaging specialist
Tel: +358 2941 25268


Kirstin Vonderstein, Ph.D.
Imaging specialist


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