FIMM Metabolomics

Overview of Services

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

Hours Location


Monday - Friday                
9am - 4pm


E204a, Biomedicum 2U,
Tukholmankatu 8
Helsinki, 00290

Links and Resources



Name Role Phone Email Location
Anni Nieminen (Viheriäranta)
Head of the Unit