Mika Ala-Korpela has a Ph.D. degree in physics (1994), did his postdoctoral training at Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London, UK, and received a Docentship in Biological NMR in 1997. He is currently a Professor of computational medicine at the Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland. The website of his research group can be found at http://www.computationalmedicine.fi/. His research focuses on lipoprotein biophysics and metabolism, development and applications of multiparametric data analysis methods for metabolic phenotyping and risk assessment, and the use of various omics technologies, particularly high-throughput serum NMR metabonomics, in clinical and epidemiological studies of vascular diseases. He has published over 70 articles in international peer-reviewed journals.
Biography Updated on 2 May 2011