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Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

Tue 14.11.2017
09:00 - 12:00
Wed 15.11.2017
09:00 - 12:00
Thu 16.11.2017
09:00 - 16:00


  • The Doctoral Programme in Clinical Research coordinates the course.
  • This is an optional course.
  • The course is part of the Field-Specific Studies module.
  • The course is available to students of other degree programmes.

Attendees of "CLAW" will gain basics in different theoretical concepts of targeted lipidomics and also practical knowledge on various aspects of the lipid analysis using mass spectrometry (MS) including data processing and statistical analyses.

The course can be completed at any stage of studies. Organised in the autumn term 2017

Day 1 Lectures: Introduction to targeted lipidomics Experimental design and analytical systems, Analysis of lipids using MS. Practicals: FIMM Metabolomics Unit lab tour, Lipid extraction & analysis in biological samples, Running the extracted biological samples. Day 2 Lectures & Practicals: Targeted Lipidomics data processing. Day 3 Lectures & Practicals: statistical analyses. Instructor: Vidya Velagapudi, Ph.D, Docent.

Pass / Fail, attendance in lectures and practicals required to receive credits

The course includes also laboratory work, please see details on the doctoral programme web
page. For further information and course registration, please visit: http://www.helsinki.fi/clinical/.

3-days workshop. Morning session: Lectures, Afternoon session: Laboratory work