Clinical Research Centre - CRC

Clinical Research Centre - CRC in UEF/Kuopio Campus focuses its clinical research on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention on nationally important chronic diseases, e.g. neurological diseases, diabetes, vascular diseases, obesity and diseases of bone and cartilage.

It works in close collaboration with the Kuopio University Hospital.

The Centre has excellent facilities and 25-year experience to study mechanisms of action of drugs in various models, to study genetics of complex diseases and to conduct clinical trials in phases I - IV.

Research groups of CRC are listed in left column

CRC Research Units

Brain Research Unit  


Diabetes and Heart Disease
Research Unit


Kuopio Musculoskeletal
Research Unit



Research Groups / Clinical Research Centre