Inhalation Toxicology Laboratory

The research of the Inhalation Toxicology Laboratory is focused on toxicological effects of inhalable environmental exposures in the immune system. Our aim is to identify the actual causes of health effects by using cell lines, experimental animals and clinical samples. The research is conducted ...

Marjut Roponen

Associate Professor , Inhalation Toxicology Laboratory

Ahmed Tawfek

Project Researcher, Biotechnology and Molecular Medicine

Aquatic ecotoxicology

Fate and effects of chemicals, metals as well as nano- and micro-sized particles in the aquatic environment.

Toxicology Research Group

Our group studies toxicity of various environmental exposures using multiple methods. We study e.g., toxicity of microplastics and biocolourants in cultured cells as well as endocrine disrupting chemicals in cellular and animal models. In birth cohort research, we study the effects of exposure du...

Jussi Kukkonen

Professor , Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences