2014 | University of Tartu

Contacts of UT units

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5341
Faculty address: 
Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5341
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of History and Archaeology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5651
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5221
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5314
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 309–352, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Cultural Research
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5223
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 16, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5301
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18–310, 50090 Tartu
  • College of Foreign Languages and Cultures
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, 51003 Tartu
  • Viljandi Culture Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 435 5232
    Faculty address: 
    Posti 1, 71004 Viljandi
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5957
Faculty address: 
Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5900
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Education
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6440
    Faculty address: 
    Salme 1a–29, 50103 Tartu
  • Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5582
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36–301, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Economics and Business Administration
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6310
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009 Tartu
  • Institute of Psychology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5902
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 2, 50409 Tartu
  • School of Law
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5390
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 20–324, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Social Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5188
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Narva College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 1900
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 2, 20307 Narva
  • Pärnu College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 445 0520
    Faculty address: 
    Ringi 35, 80012 Pärnu
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5326
Faculty address: 
Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5326
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4210
    Faculty address: 
    Biomeedikum, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Pharmacy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5286
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Dentistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 731 9856
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 6, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Clinical Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5323
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 8, 50406 Tartu
  • Institute of Family Medicine and Public Health
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4190
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5360
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 5–205, 51005 Tartu
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5820
Faculty address: 
Vanemuise 46–208, 51014 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5820
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46–208, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Computer Science
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5445
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009 Tartu
  • Estonian Marine Institute
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 671 8902
    Faculty address: 
    Mäealuse 14, 12618 Tallinn
  • Institute of Physics
    Faculty address: 
    W. Ostwaldi 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Chemistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5261
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 14a, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5860
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009 Tartu
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5027
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23, 23b–134, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu Observatory
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4510
    Faculty address: 
    Observatooriumi 1, Tõravere, 61602 Tartumaa
  • Institute of Technology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4800
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5835
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Institutions
  • Library
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5702
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Youth Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5581
    Faculty address: 
    Uppsala 10, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Genomics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4000
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23b, 51010 Tartu
  • Museum
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5674
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 25, 51003 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6076
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Support Units
  • Administrative Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5606
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6339
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • University Office in Tallinn
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6600
    Faculty address: 
    Teatri väljak 3, 10143 Tallinn
  • Estates Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5137
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Finance Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5125
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 4, 51005 Tartu
  • Grant Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6215
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • Information Technology Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6000, IT-help: +372 737 5500
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Human Resources Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5145
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 302 and 304, 50090 Tartu
  • Internal Audit Office
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18-244, 51005 Tartu
  • Marketing and Communication Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5687
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 102, 104, 209, 210, 50090 Tartu
  • Office of Academic Affairs
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5620
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Procurement Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6632
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Rector's Strategy Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5600
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Student Council
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5400
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18b, 51005 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Press
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5945
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
Other Units
  • University of Tartu Academic Sports Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5371
    Faculty address: 
    Ujula 4, 51008 Tartu
  • Tartu Student Village
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 9959
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 25, 51013 Tartu
  • Tartu Students’ Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 730 2400
    Faculty address: 
    Kalevi 24, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu University Hospital
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 1a, 50406 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Foundation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5852
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
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Contacts of UT units

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5341
Faculty address: 
Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5341
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of History and Archaeology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5651
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5221
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5314
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 309–352, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Cultural Research
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5223
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 16, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5301
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18–310, 50090 Tartu
  • College of Foreign Languages and Cultures
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, 51003 Tartu
  • Viljandi Culture Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 435 5232
    Faculty address: 
    Posti 1, 71004 Viljandi
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5957
Faculty address: 
Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5900
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Education
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6440
    Faculty address: 
    Salme 1a–29, 50103 Tartu
  • Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5582
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36–301, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Economics and Business Administration
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6310
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009 Tartu
  • Institute of Psychology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5902
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 2, 50409 Tartu
  • School of Law
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5390
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 20–324, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Social Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5188
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Narva College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 1900
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 2, 20307 Narva
  • Pärnu College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 445 0520
    Faculty address: 
    Ringi 35, 80012 Pärnu
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5326
Faculty address: 
Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5326
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4210
    Faculty address: 
    Biomeedikum, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Pharmacy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5286
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Dentistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 731 9856
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 6, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Clinical Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5323
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 8, 50406 Tartu
  • Institute of Family Medicine and Public Health
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4190
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5360
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 5–205, 51005 Tartu
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5820
Faculty address: 
Vanemuise 46–208, 51014 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5820
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46–208, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Computer Science
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5445
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009 Tartu
  • Estonian Marine Institute
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 671 8902
    Faculty address: 
    Mäealuse 14, 12618 Tallinn
  • Institute of Physics
    Faculty address: 
    W. Ostwaldi 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Chemistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5261
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 14a, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5860
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009 Tartu
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5027
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23, 23b–134, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu Observatory
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4510
    Faculty address: 
    Observatooriumi 1, Tõravere, 61602 Tartumaa
  • Institute of Technology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4800
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5835
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Institutions
  • Library
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5702
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Youth Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5581
    Faculty address: 
    Uppsala 10, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Genomics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4000
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23b, 51010 Tartu
  • Museum
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5674
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 25, 51003 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6076
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Support Units
  • Administrative Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5606
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6339
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • University Office in Tallinn
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6600
    Faculty address: 
    Teatri väljak 3, 10143 Tallinn
  • Estates Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5137
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Finance Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5125
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 4, 51005 Tartu
  • Grant Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6215
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 3, III floor, 51003 Tartu
  • Information Technology Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6000, IT-help: +372 737 5500
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Human Resources Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5145
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 302 and 304, 50090 Tartu
  • Internal Audit Office
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18-244, 51005 Tartu
  • Marketing and Communication Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5687
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 102, 104, 209, 210, 50090 Tartu
  • Office of Academic Affairs
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5620
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Procurement Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6632
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Rector's Strategy Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5600
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Student Council
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5400
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18b, 51005 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Press
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5945
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
Other Units
  • University of Tartu Academic Sports Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5371
    Faculty address: 
    Ujula 4, 51008 Tartu
  • Tartu Student Village
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 9959
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 25, 51013 Tartu
  • Tartu Students’ Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 730 2400
    Faculty address: 
    Kalevi 24, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu University Hospital
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 1a, 50406 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Foundation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5852
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
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2014

PhD Thesis:

Eneli Oitmaa
Time and place: Monday, January 13th 2014 10.00 AM in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu
Thesis: "Development of arrayed primer extension microarray assays for molecular diagnostic applications"
(„Praimerekstensiooni meetodil põhinevate DNA kiipide kasutamine molekulaardiagnostikas")
Curriculum: Gene Technology
Speciality: Molecular Diagnostics

Supervisor: Andres Metspalu, Professor of Biotechnology, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Director of Estonian Genome Centre, University of Tartu 
Opponent: Aarno Palotie, Professor, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and Finnisg Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Helsinki, Finland 

Jekaterina Jutkina
Time and place: Friday, January 17th 2014 10.00 AM in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu
Thesis: "The horizontal gene pool for aromatics degradation: bacterial catabolic plasmids of the Baltic Sea aquatic system
(„Aromaatsete ühendite lagundajate mobiilne geenifond: Läänemere bakterite kataboolsed plasmiidid") 
Curriculum: Molecular and Cell Biology
Speciality: Genetics

Supervisors: Ain Heinaru, Professor of Genetics and Eve Vedler, Senior Research Fellow on Genetics, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu
Opponent: Kornelia Smalla, Professor, The Julius-Kühn Institute, Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants, Braunschweig, Germany

Liina Nagirnaja
Time and place: Tuesday, May 13th 2014 10.00 AM in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu 
Thesis: „Global and fine-scale genetic determinants of recurrent pregnancy loss
(„Korduva raseduse katkemise genoomsed ja geneetilised riskitegurid“)
Summary
Curriculum: Gene Technology
Speciality: Gene Technology

Supervisor: Maris Laan, Professor of Human Molecular Genetics, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu
Opponent: Dr Daniel Vaiman, Cohin Institute, INSERM, Paris Descartes University, France

Andrei Nikonov
Time and place: Tuesday, June 17th 2014 at 13.00 AM in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu
Thesis:  „RNA-Dependent RNA Polymerase Activity as a Basis for the Detection of Positive-Strand RNA Viruses by Vertebrate Host Cells
("RNA-sõltuva RNA polümeraasi aktiivsuse kaudu on selgroogsete rakud võimelised tuvastama pluss ahelaga RNA viiruste nakkuse”)
Summary
Speciality: Molecular and Cell Biology
Curriculum: Virology

Supervisor: Mart Ustav, Professor of Biomedicine Technology, Institute of Technology, University of Tartu

Opponent: Volker Lohmann, Heidelberg University, Department of Molecular Virology, Germany

Olga Žilina
Time and place: Thursday, November 13th 2014 at 10.00 AM in the  Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu
PhD thesis: "Chromosomal microarray analysis as diagnostic tool: Estonian experience
("Kromosomaalne mikrokiibianalüüs diagnostilise vahendina: Eesti kogemus")
Summary
Speciality: Molecular Diagnostics
Curriculum: Gene Technology

Supervisors: Professor of Molecular Biotechnology, Ants Kurg, IMCB and Professor of Clinical Genetics Kartin Õunap, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine 
Opponent: Dr. rer. nat. Hartmut Engels, Institute of Human genetics, University of Bonn, Germany

Anu Aun
Time and place: Wednesday, December 17th 2014 at 10.00 A.M. in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B  lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: "Mitochondria as integral modulators of cellular signaling"
(„Mitokondrid kui rakulise signaaliülekande moduleerijad“)
Abstract
Speciality: biochemistry
Curriculum: Molecular and cell biology

Supervisor: Professor of Biochemistry, Juhan Sedman, IMCB
Opponent: Professor Xin Jie Chen, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, USA


Master Thesis:

Markus Pappa
PCR-meetodivalideerimine salmonella spp.tuvastamiseks toidu- ja keskkonnaproovidest
Validation of PCR-method for detection of Salmonella spp. in food and environmental samples
Supervisors: head of the lab Ene Talpsep, Icosagen; researcher Eerik Jõgi, UT, IMCB
Oponent: researcher Merli Saare, UT, Women's Clinic

Kristine Kreitsman
CGGBP1 seondumissaidid inimese genoomis ja mõju rakutsüklile
CGGBP1 binding sites in human genome and its role to cell cycle
Supervisor: professor Ants Kurg, UT, IMCB
Oponent: senior researcher Arnold Kristjuhan, UT, IMCB

Märt Roosaare
Valgudomeenide analüüs koonusteos Conus consors
Protein domain analysis in the cone snail Conus consors
Supervisor: professor Maido Remm, UT, IMCB
Oponent: researcher Tõnu Margus, UT, Institute of Technology

Liina Pappa
Eksoomide sekveneerimine kahel unilateraalse neeru hüpoplaasiaga patsiendil
Exome sequencing of two patients with unilateral renal hypoplasia
Supervisors: senior researcher Lili Milani and researcher Tiit Nikopensius, UT, Estonian Genome Centre
Oponent: senior researcher Kai Kisand, UT, Faculty of Medicine


Helen Post
Y-kromosomaalse haplogrupi N osa uurali keeli kõnelevate populatsioonide geenitiigi kujunemisel
The role of Y-chromosomal haplogoup N in the formation of genepool of Uralic-speaking populations
Supervisors: senior researchers Maere Reidla and Siiri Rootsi, UT, IMCB
Oponent: senior researcher Tarmo Annilo, UT, Estonian Genome Centre


Mikk Puustusmaa
Papilloomiviirustes E8 valku kodeeriva ala tuvastamine in silico
Detection of E8 protein coding sequence in papillomaviruses in silico
Supervisor: senior researcher Aare Abroi, Estonian Biocentre; professor Maido Remm, UT, IMCB
Oponent: specialist Vallo Varik, UT, Institute of Technology


Mario Reiman
RNA intaktsus ja RNA-seq ekspressiooniandmed
RNA integrity and  RNA-seq expression data
Supervisor: researcher Siim Sõber, UT, IMCB
Oponent: senior researcher Hendrik Luuk, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Taavi Riit 
PCR praimerid taimede seenpatogeenide tuvastamiseks
PCR primers for the detection of fungal plant pathogens
Supervisors: senior researcher Leho Tedersoo, assoc. prof.  Rein Drenkhan, Estonian University of Life Sciences
Oponent: researcher Heidi Tamm, UT, Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences

Kristiine Pai
Balti regioonis kliinilistest materjalidest isoleeritud Escherichia coli tüvede laiendatud toimega beeta-laktamaaside produktsiooni  fenotüübiline ja genotüübiline iseloomustus
The phenotypic and genotypic characterization of  Escherichia coli clinical strains producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamase in the Baltic Sea region
Supervisors: senior researcher Epp Sepp and researcher Siiri Kõljalg, UT, Faculty of Medicine; assoc. prof. Andres Mäe, UT, IMCB
Oponent: Krista Lõivukene, University Clinic

Maarja Grünbach
Multikomponentsete monooksügenaaside mitmekesisus Läänemere tolueenilagundajates bakterites
Diversity of Multicomponent Monooxygenases in Toluene-degrading Bacteria from the Baltic Sea water
Supervisors: researcher Eeva Heinaru and senior researcher Eve Vedler, UT, IMCB
Oponent: senior researcher Maire Peters, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Anne Mari Roost
Plasma mikroRNAd kui potentsiaalsed endometrioosi mitteinvasiivsed biomarkerid
Plasma microRNAs as potential non-invasive biomarkers for endometriosis
Supervisors: senior researcher Maire Peters; Kadri Rekker, MSc, UT, Faculty of Medicine; professor Andres Metspalu, UT, IMCB
Oponent: researcher Liina Tserel, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Siiri Sarv
MikroRNAde ekspressiooni muutuste tuvastamine vitiliigohaigete perifeerse vere mononukleaarsetes rakkudes
Identification of changes in microRNA expression in vitiligo patients peripheral blood mononuclear cells
Supervisors: head of the lab Ene Reimann; researcher Riho Teras, UT, IMCB
Oponent: researcher Triin Viltrop

Merlin Soopere
PCR-meetodi optimeerimine ja valideerimine Listeria monocytogenes’e tuvastamiseks toidu- ja hügieeniproovidest
Optimization and validation of PCR method to detect  Listeria monocytogenes  in food and hygiene samples
Supervisors: MSc Ene Talpsep, Icosagen Ltd and assoc. prof. Tiina Alamäe, UT, IMCB
Oponent: senior researcher Maire Peters, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Natalja Šebunova
Erinevate vanuserühmade tervete inimeste soolestiku mikroobikoosluse molekulaarne kvantitatiivne analüüs
Molecular quantitative analysis of human intestinal microbiota in different age groups
Supervisors: researcher Jelena Štšepetova, Faculty of Medicine; researcher Eeva Heinaru, UT, IMCB
Oponent: senior researcher Eva  Žusinaite, UT, Institute of Technology

Katerina Špilka
miR-34a regulatoorsed sihtmärgid eesnäärmevähi rakkudes
Regulatory targets of miR-34a in a prostate cancer cells
Supervisor: senior researcher Tarmo Annilo, UT, Estonian Genome Centre
Oponent: senior researcher Ana Rebane, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Lidiia Zhytnik
Osteogenesis Imperfecta geneetiline eelsoodumus: eksoomi analüüs Eesti  perekondades
Genetic Predisposition to Osteogenesis Imperfecta: Exome Analysis of Estonian OI Families
Supervisors: assoc. prof. Katre Maasalu, UT, Faculty of Medicine, researcher Tiit Nikopensius, UT, Estonian Genome Centre
Oponent:  professor Sulev Kõks, UT, Faculty of Medicine 

Mari Tagel
Uute mutatsioonisagedust mõjutavate geenide identifitseerimine bakteris Pseudomonas putida
Identification of new mutation rate affecting genes in Pseudomonas putida
Supervisor: professor Maia Kivisaar, UT, IMCB
Oponent: researcher Marta Putrinš, UT, Institute of Technology

Vidrik Teder
Vähidiagnostiliste peptiidide skriinimine in vivo faagidisplei meetodiga
Serum ratiometric diagnostic peptide in vivo  phage display screening
Supervisors: lab specialist Kuldar Kõiv, UT, Faculty of Medicine, researcher Ott Scheler, UT, IMCB
Oponent: specialist Martin Pook, UT, IMCB

Taavi Vanaveski
LSAMP geeni ekspressioon inimese ajus
Expression of LSAMP gene in the human brain
Supervisors: senior researchers Mari-Anne Philips and Tambet Tõnissoo
Oponent: researcher Aet Alttoa, UT, Institute of Physiology


Julia Koskar 
Imprintingu kandidaatgeenide RHOBTB3 ja PAPPA2 ekspressioon platsentas
Expression of candidate imprinted genes RHOBTB3 and PAPPA2 in human placenta
Supervisors: professor Andres Salumets, lecturer Martin Kärner, MSc Triin Viltrop
Oponent: researcher Ene Reimann


Uku Hämarik
Uurimus hiire Sp140 geenist
Studies on mouse Sp140 gene
Supervisors: lab specialist Mario Saare, UT, Faculty of Medicine; researcher Tambet Tõnissoo, UT, IMCB
Oponent: senior researcher Anti Kalda, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Ivan Kisly
Saccharomyces cerevisiae ribosoomi subühikute vahelise  silla eB12 funktsionaalne analüüs
Functional analysis of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae ribosome intersubunit  bridge eB12
Supervisors: senior researcher Tiina Tamm, professor Jaanus Remme, UT, IMCB
Oponent: professor Tanel Tenson, UT, Institute of Technology

Silva Lilleorg
Ribosoomide heterogeensusest Escherichia coli L31 näitel
On Ribosome Heterogeneity on the Example of E. Coli Protein L31
Supervisor: senior researcher Aivar Liiv, UT, IMCB
Oponent: senior researcher Niilo Kaldalu, UT, IMCB

Kadri Valter
Hepatotsüütide ja biliaarse süsteemi rakkude vaheline transdiferentseerumine maksa regeneratsioonis
Transdifferentiation Between Hepatocytes and Biliary System Cells in Liver Regeneration
Supervisor: senior researcher Viljar Jaks
Oponent: head of the vivarium Sulev Kuuse

Elerin Albin
Karotenosoomi alusplaadis paiknevate BChl molekulide vaheliste interaktsioonide uurimine optilise spektroskoopia meetoditega
Study of interactions between BChl molecules in carotensome baseplate complex by optical spectroscopy methods
Supervisors: senior researcher Margus Rätsep, professor Arvi Freiberg, senior researcher Juha Matti Linnanto, UT, Institute of Physics
Oponent: senior researcher Agu Laisk

Aleksandr Bregin
LSAMP geeni puudulikkusest põhjustatud ülitundlikkus bensodiasepiinidele ja etanoolile hiirtel
LSAMP deficit-induced hypersensitivity to benzodiazepines and ethanol in mice
Supervisors: researcher Jürgen Innos, senior researchers Mari-Anne Philips and Kersti Lilleväli, UT, Faculty of Medicine
Oponent: Margus Eimre, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Kattri-Liis Eskla
Dopamiinergilise süsteemi valkude diferentsiaalne ekspressioon Wfs1-puudulike hiirte dorsaalses striaatumis
Wfs1-deficient mice display altered expression of dopamine signaling proteins in the striatum
Supervisors: specialist Tanel Visnapuu, researcher Kersti Lilleväli, UT, Faculty of Medicine
Oponent: Siim Sõber, researcher, UT, IMCB

Mari-Anne Härma 
Endogeense GDNF-i mõju dopamiini neuronitele
The role of endogenously expressed GDNF on striatal dopamine neurons
Supervisors: Jaan-Olle Andressoo, Helsingi University; senior researcher Viljar Jaks
Oponent: MSc Keiu Kask

Sergei Jagur
Melanoomi antigeenidega pseudotüpeeritud viirus-laadsete partiklite genereerimine
Generation of virus like particles pseudotyped with melanoma specific antigens
Supervisors: senior researcher Reet Kurg, MSc Kiira Gildemann
Oponent: MSc Alar Aab

Margot Hein
Peptiid-valk komplekside vabastamine endosoomidest fotodünaamilise efekti abil ja nende lagundamine rakus
Endosomal escape of CPP-protein complexes via photo-induction and their cellular degradation
Supervisors: Helin Räägel, Max Planck Institute, professor Margus Pooga, UT, IMCB
Oponent: researcher Mats Hansen,  UT, Faculty of Medicine

Annika Jürimäe
Immuunsüsteemi vältivate peptiidide tuvastamine faagi displei meetodil in vivo tingimustes
Identification of Long-Circulating Peptides Using In Vivo Phage Display
Supervisors: lab specialist Kuldar Kõiv, assoc. prof. dotsent Sulev Ingerpuu
Oponent: senior assistant Koit Reimand

Valmar Kasuk 
Rakku sisenevate peptiidide rakendatavus miRNA transpordiks inimese embrüonaalsetesse tüvirakkudesse
Application of cell penetrating peptides for miRNA delivery into human embryonic stem cells
Supervisors: specialist Martin Pook, engineer Dmitri Lubenets
Oponent: specialist Kadi-Liis Veiman

Kristina Kiisholts
PepFect6 poolt vahendatud RNA interferents in vitro ja in vivo mudelites
PF6-mediated RNA interference in vitro and in vivo
Supervisor: senior researcher Kaido Kurrikoff, UT, Institute of Technology
Oponent: lab specialist Kadri Toome, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Kairit Kukk
Vähkipenetreerivate peptiidide in vitro interaktsioonid kasside ja koerte spontaansete kasvajatega
In vitro interactions of tumor penetrating peptides with spontaneous tumours of dogs and cats
Supervisors: professors Tambet Teesalu and Margus Pooga
Oponent: researcher Julia Suhorutšenko, UT, Institute of Technology

Lilian Leetsi
Inimese WBSCR22 valgu aktiivsus pagaripärmis Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Activity of human WBSCR22 protein in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Supervisors: senior researcher Reet Kurg, specialist Kadri Õunap
Oponent: researcher Marta Putrinš

Maarja Matsoo
Ribosoomi biogeneesi metüültransferaas WBSCR22 on reguleeritud rakus TRMT112 poolt
Ribosome biogenesis methyltransferase WBSCR22 is controlled by TRMT112 in the cell
Supervisors: senior researcher Reet Kurg, specialist Kadri Õunap
Oponent: researcher Sven Parkel

Kristiina Patrael
Maksa tüvirakkude pinnamarkerite ja neid ümbritseva ekstratsellulaarse maatriksi iseloomustamine normaalses ja kahjustatud koes
Characterization of liver stem cell surface markers and their surrounding extracellular matrix in normal and damaged tissue
Supervisor: senior researcher Viljar Jaks
Oponent: researcher Pille Säälik, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Eva-Maria Sepp
Inimese papilloomiviiruse tüüp 18 transientse replikatsiooni intermediaatide uurimine U2OS rakuliinis
Analysis of transient replication intermediates of human papillomavirus type 18 in U2OS cell line
Supervisors: researcher Jelizaveta Geimanen, senior researcher Ene Ustav
Oponent: senior researcher Ivar Ilves

Laura Tikker
RIC8 funktsioon koduhiire (Mus musculus) läätse ja reetina arengus
Function of RIC8 in the development of mouse (Mus musculus) lens and retina
Supervisors: researcher Tambet Tõnissoo, MSc Keiu Kask
Oponent: senior researcher Hendrik Luuk, UT, Faculty of Medicine

Tatjana Tsõpova
Uurimus Inimese Papillomiviirus tüüp 18 stabiilsest replikatsioonist
Study of the human papillomavirus type 18 stable maintenance
Supervisors: specialist Mart Toots,  professor Mart Ustav
Oponent: researcher Ülo Maiväli

Kairi Tõnsau
TIRF-mikroskoopial põhinev biosensor süsteem HLA-G määramiseks
TIRF-microscopy based biosensor system for HLA-G detection
Supervisors: professor Ago Rinken, MSc Taavi Võsumaa
Oponent: senior researcher Annika Vaarmann

Marliin Koolmeister
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Supervisors: researcher Tiit Nikopensius, UT, Estonian Genome Centre; senior researcher Tarmo Annilo, UT, Estonian Genome CentreEGV, professor Andres Metspalu, UT, Estonian Genome Centre
Oponent: researcher Reidar Anderson, UT, IMCB