Atte von Wright

Professor, Emeritus , Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition

BioColour - Bio-based Dyes and Pigments for Colour Palette

Natural dyes may contain biologically active compounds which may have harmful effects on human health. We will assess the toxicity of novel biocolourants by studying cell viability, cytotoxicity, skin sensitiisation potential and production of reactive oxygen species in human cell lines. The ulti...

Commercial and Trade Law Research Group

Research project: FORK- Fraud-Free Food and Regulatory Know-How, funded by the Academy of Finland and UEF 2019-2023

How can consumers be sure that they eat what they think they eat? The FORK project responds to the trends of power consumerism, personalized nutrition services and di...

Diana Schenkwein

Senior Researcher , A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences