Mikko Uusi-Oukari, Ph.D. degree, is an Adjunct Professor and Lab Manager, Institute of Biomedicine, Department of Pharmacology, Drug Development and Therapeutics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland. Uusi-Oukari received M.S. degree (1989) from the Department of Natural Sciences, Biochemistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, and Ph.D. degree (1992) from the same university. Uusi-Oukari was an Adjunct Professor/Docent (2003); Senior Lecturer (2003–2005); Lab Manager (2006 till now); group Leader (2006 till now) all at the Department of Pharmacology, Drug Development and Therapeutics, University of Turku. Areas of expertise include ligand-gated ion channels (especially GABA-A receptors), CNS pharmacology, addiction, neurotransmitters, neurotransmitter receptors, and molecular biology.
Biography Updated on 1 June 2013