Cell and Tissue Imaging Unit

Our imaging core facility provides the instruments to image biological processes from tissues to single cells and subcellular molecular kinetics with both conventional and high-throughput methods.

Metabolic MR Imaging Group

01.09.2017 -
Our group is interested in the development of novel metabolic imaging using hyperpolarised MRI to gain a better understanding of potential biomarkers for metabolic diseases in brain and in other organs such as heart.

Multiscale Imaging Group

01.09.2015 -
The multiscale imaging group is a multidisciplinary team interested in the application, combination and development of imaging modalities focused in brain at several scales. Our greatest interest is the study of the structure of the healthy and diseased brain from the macro- and microscale with n...

Cancer Imaging Study Group

Leader of the group is professor Ritva Vanninen.

Breast cancer imaging

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in industrialized countries. Treatment decisions are mainly based on preoperative imaging studies and histopathology. The aims of the breast cancer...

Computational Spectral Imaging

01.01.1985 -
The group is a joint research group of the School of Computing and the Department of Physics and Mathematics. It belongs to the Institute of Photonics. From its origin at the middle of 1980's the group has focused on the spectrum based color research and novel methods for spectral data analysis a...

Heart surgery imaging

Group leader
Marja Hedman
MD, PhD, Professor, Cardiologist

marja.hedman (at) kuh.fi
Heart Center, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Clinical Imaging Center, Department of Clinical Radiology
Kuopio University Hospital, P.O. BOX 100, FIN-70029,...

Biosignal Analysis and Medical Imaging research group (BSAMIG)

HUMEA Laboratory, ECG signal analysis, EMG signal analysis, biomechanical motion analysis, ergo-spirometry, measurements for exercise medicine, robotics in neurological rehabilitation, motion analysis using wearable sensors, virtual reality in rehabilitation, driving simulator for measuring biosi...

Laure Fauch

Postdoc-tutkija, Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences