ÄLÄ KÄYTÄ Administration, funding and affiliated organizations

The study and it's funding is administrated through University of Helsinki (FIMM and Research Programs Unit),Folkhälsan Research Center, Hospital district of Helsinki and Uusimaa and Lund University in Malmö.

The study is conducted in collaboration with the Health Centres in Vaasa, Närpiö, Korsholm and Malax. Botnia-study is also collaborates with the Central Hospital of Vaasa and Folkhälsan Östanlid in Pietarsaari.

Affliated organizations
Funding resources

Folkhälsan Research Foundation

Sigrid Juselius Foundation

Ministry of Education and Culture

Signe and Ane Gyllenberg Foundation

Finlands Diabetes Research Foundation

Ollqvist Foundation

Medical Society Life and Health

Finnish Medical Society Duodecim

Paavo Nurmi Foundation

Närpes Health Care Foundation

The Muncipal Health Care Center and Hospital in Jakobstad

Vasa, Närpes and Korsholms Health Care Centers

Academy of Finland

Swedish Cultural Foundation in Finland

The Association of Finnish Lions Club

Perklén Foundation

NovoNordisk Fonden

Nordic Center of Excellence in Disease Genetics

Swedish Research Council

Novo Nordisk Foundation

Wallenberg Foundation

Lundberg Foundation

Söderberg Foundation

Swedish Diabetes Research Foundation

Heart- and Lung Foundation

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

NIH (National Institutes of Health)

Åke Wiberg Foundation


Magnus Bergwall Foundation

Tore Nilsson Foundation

Fredrik and Ingrid Thuring

Crafoord Foundation

Albert Påhlsson Foundation

Lars Hierta Memorial

The Royal Physiographical Society in Lund

The National Board of Health and Welfare

Skåne University Hospital Foundation (MAS-fonder)

The European Foundation for the Study of Diabetes (EFSD)