FIMM High Throughput Biomedicine Unit

Overview of Services

High Throughput Biomedicine (HTB) Unit was established 2010.

HTB is part of the FIMM Technology Center and HiLIFE platform Drug discovery, chemical biology and screening. We provide services in lab automation, cell-based and biochemical high-throughput screening, access to liquid handling instruments and chemical and siRNA libraries.

We also produce and distribute pre-administered compound plates for assays on request.

Please note: Delivery time is 2-4 weeks, depending on complexity of the order.
                     Aliquots are given every week, orders should be in by Tuesday 12:00, pick up Wednesday morning.



Päivi Tammela
Head of unit, professor

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location


Monday - Friday                  
8am - 4pm


Tukholmankatu 8
Biomedicum 2 U, Room D201

Links and Resources


Name Role Phone Email Location
Laura Turunen
Compound management and automation specialist
+358 50 415 5578
Jani Saarela
Senior researcher, operational manager
+358 50 317 5485


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