2017 | 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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2017

PhD THESIS

Kaie Lokk
Time and place: Friday, January 20th 2017
 at 10:15 in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B/2 lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: "Comparative genome-wide DNA methylation studies of healthy human tissues and non-small cell lung cancer tissue"
(“Inimese tervete kudede ja mitteväikerakulise kopsuvähi võrdlevad ülegenoomsed DNA metülatsiooni uuringud”) 
Abstract
Curriculum: Gene Technology
Speciality: Molecular Diagnostics
Supervisors: Senior Researh Fellows Neeme Tõnisson and Lili Azin Milani, University of Tartu Estonian Genome Center
Opponent: Prof. Stephan Beck, University College London, UK


Mihhail Kurašin

Time and place: Friday, March 24th 2017 at 10:15 in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B/2 lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: Processivity of cellulases and chitinases
(“Tsellulaaside ja kitinaaside protsessiivsus”)
Abstract
Curriculum: Gene Technology
Speciality: Gene Technology
Supervisor: Senior Researh Fellow Priit Väljamäe, IMCB, UT
Opponent: Assoc. Prof. Jerry Ståhlberg, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden


Carmen Tali
Time and place: Friday, April 21st 2017
 at 10:15 in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B/2 lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: Scavenger receptors as a target for nucleic acid delivery with peptide vectors
(“Püüdurretseptorid kui peptiididega nukleiinhapete rakku transportimise sihtmärgid”)
Curriculum: Molecular and Cell Biology
Speciality: Cell Biology
Abstract
Supervisors: Professor Margus Pooga and Researh Fellow Kärt Padari, IMCB, UT
Opponent: Professor Pirjo Laakkonen, Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki


Kadri Õunap

Time and place: Monday, 22.05.2017 at 10:15 in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B/2 lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: "The Williams-Beuren syndrome chromosome region protein WBSCR22 is a ribosome biogenesis factor"
(“Williams-Beureni sündroomi kromosoomiregiooni valk WBSCR22 kui ribosoomi biogeneesifaktor")
Curriculum: Molecular and Cell Biology
Speciality: Molecular Biology

Abstract
Supervisors: Professor Ants Kurg, IMCB and Senior Research Fellow Reet Kurg, IT
Opponent: Professor Pierre-Emmanuel Gleizes, Paul Sabatier University, France

 

Riin Tamm
Time and place: Friday, 09.06.2017 at 
10:15 in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B/2 lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: In-depth analysis of factors affecting variability in thiopurine methyltransferase activity
(“Uute tiopuriinmetüültransferaasi aktiivsust mõjutavate biomarkerite otsingul”)
Curriculum: Gene Technology
Speciality: Molecular Diagnostics

Abstract
Supervisors: Professor Andres Metspalu (IMCB, EGC), Senior Research Fellow Lili Milani (EGC)
Oponent: Professor Ingolf Paul Erich Cascorbi, Kieli Christian Albrechts University, Germany

 

Keiu Kask
Time and place: Thursday, 22.06.2017 at 
10:15 in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B/2 lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: "The role of RIC8A in the development and regulation of mouse nervous system
(“RIC8A roll hiire närvisüsteemis ja selle arengus”)
Curriculum: Molecular and Cell Biology
Speciality: Developmental Biology

Abstract
Supervisors: Professor Margus Pooga and Associate Professor Tambet Tõnissoo 

Opponent: Professor David J. Price, University of Edinburgh, UK

 

Silva Kasela
Time and place: Tuesday, 22.08.2017 at 14:15 in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B/2 lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: „Genetic regulation of gene expression: detection of tissue- and cell type-specific effects
(“Geeniekspressiooni geneetiline regulatsioon: koe- ja rakutüübi-spetsiifiliste efektide leidmine”)
Curriculum: Molecular and Cell Biology
Speciality: Molecular Biomedicine

Abstract
Supervisors: Senior Research Fellows Lili Milani and Krista Fischer ( Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu) and Professor Andres Mespalu (Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology and Estonian Genome Center, UT)
Opponent: Associate Professor Tuuli Lappalainen, PhD, New York Genomics Center, Columbia University, New York, USA

 

Riin Kont
Time and place: Wednesday, 20.09.2017 at 12:15 
in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B/2 lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: "The acquisition of cellulose chain by a processive cellobiohydrolase"
("Tselluloosiahela sidumine protsessiivse tsellobiohüdrolaasi poolt")
Curriculum: Molecular and Cell Biology
Speciality: Biochemistry

Abstract
Supervisor: Senior Research Fellow Priit Väljamäe, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tarty
Opponent: Associate Professor Kiyohiko Igarashi, University of Tokyo, Japan


Jürgen Jalak
Time and place: Friday, 15.12.2017 at 10:15 
in the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Riia 23B/2 lecture hall 105
PhD thesis: Dissecting the mechanism of enzymatic degradation of cellulose using low molecular weight model substrates"
("Tselluloosi ensümaatilise hüdrolüüsi mehhanismi uurimine madalmolekulaarsete mudelsubstraatide abil")
Curriculum: Gene Technology
Speciality: Gene Technology

Abstract
Supervisor: Senior Research Fellow Priit Väljamäe, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu
Opponent: Associate Professor Kristiina Kruus, PhD, University of Helsinki; Teknologian tutkimuskeskus VTT Oy, Espoo, Finland

 

MASTER THESIS

Koit Aasumets
Mitokondriaalsete nukleoidide ja mitokondritega seotud ER-membraanide (MAM) koosmõju inimrakkudes
The interplay between mitochondrial nucleoids and mitochondria associated ERmembranes (MAM) in human cultured cells
Supervisor: dotsent Joachim Matthias Gerhold
Opponent: vanemteadur Annika Vaarmann


Julija Bolšakova
Mitokondriaalsed DNA metüültransferaasid kui potentsiaalsed mitokondriaalse nukleoidiga assotsieerunud valgud ja nende roll mtDNA säilitamises
Mitochondrial DNA methyltransferases - potential nucleoid associated proteins and possible functions in mtDNA maintenance
Supervisor: dotsent Joachim Matthias Gerhold
Opponent: doktorant Mario Reiman

Lehte Türk
Tsütokiinide profiil äsja diagnoositud esimest tüüpi diabeedi haigetel
Cytokine profile in newly-diagnosed type 1 diabetes patients
Supervisors: vanemteadur Viljar Jaks, vanemteadur Kalle Kisand
Opponent: vanemteadur Martti Laan

Ingrem Metsik
Hübriidse m-kresooli lagundamisraja efektiivsust suurendavad mutatsioonid bakteri Pseudomonas putida laboratoorses evolutsioneerumiskatses
Mutations that increase the efficiency of the hybrid m-cresol degradation pathway in laboratory-evolved Pseudomonas putida
Supervisors: professor Maia Kivisaar, doktorant Tanel Ilmjärv
Opponent: teadur Marta Putrinš

Freddy Lättekivi
Endogeensete retroviiruste ja teiste korduselementide ekspressioon psoriaatilises nahas
Transcriptional landscape of human endogenous retroviruses (HERVs) and other repeated elements in psoriatic lesions
Supervisors: professor Sulev Kõks, professor Margus Pooga
Opponent: doktorant Viktorija Kukuškina 

Grete-Katariine Kuum
Uudsed transkriptoomi markerid endomeetriumi retseptiivsuse hindamiseks
Novel transcriptomic markers for the evaluation of endometrial receptivity
Supervisors: professor Ants Kurg, teadur Merli Saare
Opponent: doktorant Artjom Stepanjuk 

Birgit Marjak
23S rRNA domeeni V modifikatsioonide tähtsus valgusünteesis
23S rRNA domain V modified nucleotides importance in protein synthesis
Supervisor: teadur Margus Leppik
Opponent: teadur Heili Ilves

Elin Madli Peets
Optimeeritud laengu ja hüdrofoobsusega PepFect14 võimaldab parandada geenitransporti ja vähendada kõrvaltoimeid
Efficient gene induction with reduced toxicity in vivo can be achieved by charge and fatty acid modified PepFect14
Supervisors: vanemteadur Kaido Kurrikoff, Kadi-Liis Veiman ( Ipsen)
Opponent: teadur Pille Säälik

Erkki Kull
IGF1 signaaliraja uurimine Wfs1-puudulikkusega hiirtel
IGF1 signalling pathway in Wfs1-deficient mice
Supervisors: professor Margus Pooga, doktorant Marilin Ivask
Opponent: doktorant Julia Ustinova

Kairi Koppel
Forkhead 1 transkriptsioonifaktori iseloomustamine DNA replikatsiooni initsiatsioonil pagaripärmis Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Characterization of Forkhead transcription factor 1 in DNA replication initiation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Supervisors: professor Arnold Kristjuhan, doktorant Allan Reinapae
Opponent: professor Juhan Sedman

Liis Rüütel
Perioodil 1953-2011 introdutseeritud seitsme Eesti odrasordi fotosüntees, õhulõhede juhtivus ning ABA-toimeline õhulõhede regulatsioon põllul ja laboris
Net assimilation rate, stomatal conductance and ABA-induced stomatal regulation of seven Estonian barley cultivars introduced during 1953-2011: field and laboratory experiments
Supervisor: vanemteadur Ebe Merilo
Opponent: teadur Pille Mänd

Ave Auser
Hüpotermia mõju antioksüdatiivse süsteemi induktsioonile
The effects of hypothermia on the induction of the antioxidant system
Supervisors: vanemteadur Hendrik Luuk, doktorant Kattri-Liis Eskla, lektor Raivo Raid
Opponent: doktorant Aigar Ottas

Sirli Luup
Toksiin-antitoksiin süsteemide mõju Pseudomonas putida kohasusele ja stressitaluvusele
The effects of toxin-antitoxin systems to the fitness and stress tolerance of Pseudomonas putida
Supervisors: järeldoktorant Hedvig Tamman ( Belgia), vanemteadur Rita Hõrak
Opponent: vanemteadur Niilo Kaldalu

Hans Vellama
Raku metabolismi hindamine normoksias ja anoksias CO2-e järgi Sf9 rakuliinis
Evaluating metabolism through CO2 production in normoxia and anoxia in Sf9 cell line
Supervisors: dotsent Tambet Tõnissoo, vanemteadur Hendrik Luuk, doktorant Kattri-Liis Eskla
Opponent: vanemteadur Siim Sõber

Regina Maruste
Muropeptiidide toimel statsionaarsest faasist väljumist mõjutavate geenide identifitseerimine bakteris Escherichia coli
Identifying the genes in Escherichia coli that affect muropeptide dependent exit from stationary phase
Supervisor: vanemteadur Arvi Jõers
Opponent: vanemteadur Rita Hõrak

Magda Karakai
MAGE-A4 ja MAGE-A10 valkude ekspresseerumine ekstratsellulaarsetes vesiikulites
Expression of MAGE-A4 and MAGE-A10 proteins in extracellular vesicles
Supervisor: Senior Research Fellow Reet Kurg
Opponent: 

Erki Aun
K-meeridel põhinev antibiootikumiresistentsuse markerite tuvastamine bakteris Pseudomonas aeruginosa
K-mer-based detection of antibiotic resistance markers in bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Supervisor: teadur Age Brauer
Opponent: vanemteadur Veljo Kisand

Ustina Põnova
Meditsiiniliselt oluliste geenivariantide tõlgendamine RNA ekspressiooniandmete abil
The interpretation of clinically relevant genetic variants through RNA-Seq expression data analysis
Supervisors: vanemteadur Tarmo Annilo, doktorant Viktorija Kukuškina
Opponent: doktorant Märt Roosaare

Kristiina Raja
Pagaripärmi ribosoomi subühikutevaheliste sildade eB12, eB13 ja eB14 roll aminohapete näljaga toimetulekul
The role of Saccharomyces cerevisiae intersubunit bridges eB12, eB13 and eB14 during amino acid starvation
Supervisor: vanemteadur Tiina Tamm
Opponent: teadur Kadri Peil

Anet Kivihall
miR-146a/b roll rakulise viirusvastuse moduleerimisel inimese primaarsetes bronhiepiteeli rakkudes rinoviirusinfektsiooni korral
The role of miR-146a/b in the regulation of immune responses to Human Rhinoviruses in primary bronchial epithelial cells
Supervisors: vanemteadur Ana Rebane, vanemteadur Vijar Jaks
Opponent: lektor Siiri Altraja

Vlad-Julian Pijukov
Irc3 katalüütiliselt aktiivne vorm
Catalytically active form of Irc3
Supervisor: professor Juhan Sedman
Opponent: vanemteadur Lauri Peil

Mikk Tooming
LGR5+ tüvirakkude identiteet ja nišš akuutse kahjustusega maksas
LGR5+ stem cells identity and stem cell niche in acute liver injury
Supervisors: vanemteadur Viljar Jaks, Janeli Viil ( PhD)
Opponent: spetsialist Katrin Ruisu

Kadri Seppa
WFS1-puudulikkusega roti piklikaju neurodegeneratsiooni iseloomustus
Characterization of medulla neurodegeneration in WFS1 deficient rats
Supervisors: vanemteadur Anton Terasmaa, Katseloomakeskue juhataja Mari Plaas, dotsent Tambet Tõnissoo
Opponent: doktorant Rando Porosk

Liis Mägi
MikroRNAd kui potentsiaalsed biomarkerid vastuvõtliku endomeetriumi määramiseks
MicroRNAs as potential biomarkers for assessing endometrial receptivity
Supervisors: doktorant Kadri Rekker, vanemteadur Alar Aints, spetsialist Martin Pook
Opponent: doktorant Rain Inno

Mattis Jaama
Kõrge olulisusega ravimi kõrvaltoimeid põhjustavate farmakogeneetiliste seoste replikatsioon Eesti Geenivaramu andmetel
Replication of highly significant pharmacogenetical interactions causing adverse drug reactions based on Estonian Genome Center
Supervisors: doktorant Tõnis Tasa, vanemteadur Lili Milani
Opponent: teadur Reidar Andreson

Tuuliki Koppel
Wfs1 -puuduliku roti suhkurdiabeedi fenotüübi kirjeldamine
The diabetic phenotype of Wfs1 -deficient rat
Supervisors: professor Eerso Vasar, Katseloomakeskuse juhataja Mario Plaas, doktorant Maarja Toots, lektor Martin Kärner
Opponent: teadur Maarja Haugas

Krõõt Arbo
Endofüütsed bakterid Eestis kasvatatavates juurviljades
Endophytic bacteria in root vegetables cultivated in Estonia
Supervisors: vanemteadur Ülo Maiväli, Viia Kõiv
Opponent: teadur Hiie Nõlvak

Kaur Pääbo
Clb5 valgu mutagenees ja selle mõju substraatvalkude fosforüleerimisele
Mutagenesis of protein Clb5 and its effects on the phosphorylation of substrate proteins
Supervisors: professor Mart Loog, spetsialist Rainis Venta
Opponent: doktorant Riin Kont


Jekaterina Nebogatova
Ribosoomi alaühikutevaheliste eukarüoodi spetsiifiliste sildade eB12, eB13 ja eB14 roll IRES sõltuva translatsiooni initsiatsioonil S.cerevisiae näitel
The role of eukaryote specific intersubunit bridges eB12, eB13 and eB14 in IRES dependent translation initiation in S.cerevisiae
Supervisor: vanemteadur Tiina Tamm 
Opponent: doktorant 
Tanel Ilmjärv

Martin Kala
Inimese endogeensete retroviiruste geeni- ja HERV-W valguekspressiooni analüüs psoriaatilises ja terves nahas
Gene and protein expression analysis of human endogenous retroviruses in psoriatic and healthy skin
Supervisors: professor Sulev Kõks, professor Margus Pooga
Opponent: doktorant Mikk Puustusmaa

Siim Uhtjärv
Amplification and characterization of human hair follicle epidermal cells with an objective to develop a preliminary in vitro evaluation model: a pilot study
Inimese juuksefolliikli epidermaalsete rakkude paljundamine ja iseloomustamine, eesmärgiga luua esmane juuksefolliikli in vitro mudel: pilootuuring
Supervisors: vanemteadur Viljar Jaks,  teadur Piret Arukuusk
Opponent: nooremteadur Toomas Runnel

Mirjam Tamme
Geneetiline varieeruvus mikroRNA geenides
Genetic variation in microRNA genes
Supervisor: vanemteadur Tarmo Annilo
Opponent: Tarmo Puurand

Margot Saare
Tsirkuleeriva rakuvaba DNA metülatsioonitaseme muutused kopsuvähi biomarkerina
Altered methylation of circulating cell-free DNA as a biomarker of lung cancer
Supervisors: vanemteadur Neeme Tõnisson,  doktorant Madli Tamm, laborispetsialist Kaie Lokk
Opponent: Tiina Kahre