El Seminario titulado "Quantitative serum metabolomics in large-scale systems epidemiology - recent progress & translational aspects" será impartido por Dr. Mika Ala-Korpela (Prof. Computational Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Oulu, Finland and School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol,) tendrá lugar el día 12 de enero de 2017 a partir de las 13.00 h en el Salón de Actos del edificio del Instituto de Investigacion Sanitaria INCLIVA.
Entrada libre y gratuita.
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Dr Mika Ala-Korpela is a Professor of Computational Medicine at the Medical Faculty, University of Oulu, Finland (2009-) and at the School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, UK (2013-). He belongs to the senior staff at the UK Medical Research Council Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol and is one of the Principal Investigators at the Biocenter Oulu. His research focuses on lipoprotein and lipid metabolism, development and applications of multivariate data analysis methods for metabolic phenotyping and risk assessment, and the utilisation of various ‘omics technologies in clinical and systems epidemiology to study the aetiology of metabolic diseases. He has over 25 years of experience in biomedical research and has pioneered high-throughput applications of serum metabolomics in molecular epidemiology and functional genetics. He has published over 170 articles in international peer-reviewed journals, including PLOS Medicine, Nature Genetics, Nature Communications, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Circulation e Internation Journal of Epidemiology.