Preventive Medicine

Preventive Medicine Research Program

The program concentrates on the role of estradiol production in female adipose tissue depots with regard to cardiovascular and breast cancer prevention, and in register-based studies on the evaluation of cardiovascular risk associated with use of estradiol-containing postmenopausal hormone therapy.


    • Matti J. Tikkanen

      MD, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Program Director

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      +358 50 597 2265

    • Folkhälsan Research Center Biomedicum Helsinki P.O. Box 63, FI-00014 University of Helsinki

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