Centre for Reproductive and Developmental Medicine

Major research topics

Major research topics at CREDE are: Reproductive Hormones, Growth and Development, Connective Tissue.
CREDE comprises basic science, clinical and social science projects. We are committed to further strengthening the interaction between basic and clinical sciences, and to keep the development of modern medical care in focus. Part of our activities is also aimed at developing novel drugs and diagnostic methods in collaboration with pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

Research training

Doctoral dissertations have been supervised and completed in the research groups of CREDE since 1994. In addition, CREDE reaserchers actively participate in the research training and teaching in the Research Tracks for Medical Students, in the international Master's Degree Programme in Drug Discovery and Development and in the international Master's Degree Programme in Biomedical Imaging, and in various UTUGS Doctoral Programmes: Turku Doctoral Programme of Molecular Medicine (TuDMM), Drug Research Doctoral Programme (DRDP) and Doctoral Programme of Clinical Sciences (CLIDP).