FIMM Metabolomics

Overview of Services

Welcome to FIMM Metabolomics Unit

FIMM Metabolomics/Lipidomics/Fluxomics Unit, a core service facility, is one of the Biocentre Finland and HiLIFE funded national infrastructure networks. Our technology platform offers services to researchers and industries in many diverse scientific fields. Our core facility provides high-throughput mass spectrometry based targeted quantitative and global metabolomics/lipidomics and fluxomics services to basic, biomedical, preclinical and clinical researchers. We can analyse 400 of metabolites and 1000 lipids from many different biological classes in various types of samples (biofluids, dried blood spots, cells, extracellular vesicles, cell organelle isolates, tissues, stool, biofilm, dental carries etc) from humans, animal models (mouse, rat, dog etc), C.elegans, drosophila, bacteria and yeast etc.


Anni Nieminen
Senior Scientist, Head of the Unit

Location and hours of operation

Day and time Location

Monday - Friday 

   9am - 4pm

E204a, Biomedicum 2U,

Tukholmankatu 8
Helsinki, 00290

Links and Resources

iLAB Login and registration

HAKA federated authentication.

Preferred way to log in to FIMM Metabolomics iLAB core is to use HAKA authentication. HAKA is the identity federation for Finnish universities and research institutes. HAKA is operated by CSC.

iLAB user account

When your host institution is not a member of HAKA identity federation click 'Register' and we'll create you the credentials for accessing the iLAB Core Facility management system. These iLAB credentials are separate from your host organization. Click here for the detailed instruction manual.

For iLAB registration and service-related issues please write us at


Name Role Phone Email Location
Anni Nieminen
Head of the Unit
Biomedicum 2U, FIMM