Professor of Infectious Diseases, University of Helsinki
Senior Medical Officer, Helsinki University Hospital
Head, Meilahti Vaccine Research Center, MeVac, HUH and UH
One of PIs in HUMI – Human Microbe Research, Research Programme Unit, UH
Kantele group’s research centres on antimicrobial resistance (AMR), intestinal microbes, spreading of microbes across borders by travellers and migrants, travellers’ diarrhoea, diarrhoea in LMICs, urinary tract infection, returning travellers, tropical diseases, vaccinations, and infection immunology. Many of these themes have a common denominator: intestinal microbiota and host.