Defence of dissertation in the field of computer science, Tommi Vatanen, M.Sc. (Tech.)
Title of the dissertation is: Metagenomic analyses of the human gut microbiome reveal connections to the immune system
Tommi Vatanen, M.Sc. (Tech.), will defend the dissertation "Metagenomic analyses of the human gut microbiome reveal connections to the immune system" on 24 March 2017 at 12 noon in Aalto University School of Science, lecture hall AS1, Maarintie 8 (former Otaniementie 17), Espoo.
According to this thesis, the early gut microbiota is involved in the onset of type 1 diabetes. This thesis also investigated the effects of recurring antibiotic treatments to the gut microbiota in early childhood.
Dissertation release (pdf, in English)
Opponent: Associate Professor David Berry, University of Vienna, Austria
Custos: Professor Harri Lähdesmäki, Aalto University School of Science, Department of Computer Science
Electronic dissertation: http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-60-7313-2