Defence of dissertation in the field of computer science, Tommi Vatanen, M.Sc. (Tech.)

2017-03-24 12:00:00 2017-03-24 23:59:59 Europe/Helsinki 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 http://cs.aalto.fi/en/midcom-permalink-1e6ec500b93dc0aec5011e6a45025323f7f26142614 Maarintie 8 (Otaniementie 17), 02150, Espoo

Title of the dissertation is: Metagenomic analyses of the human gut microbiome reveal connections to the immune system

24.03.2017 / 12:00
lecture hall AS1, TUAS-building, Maarintie 8 (Otaniementie 17), 02150, Espoo, FI

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