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Anatomy educator

Ismo Tapio Virtanen, Finnish Anatomy educator.


Virtanen, Ismo Tapio was born on March 18, 1949 in Laitila, Finland. Son of Lauri Esko and Maire Senja (Vuorinen) Virtanen.


Doctor of Medicine, U. Helsinki, Finland, 1975; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Helsinki, Finland, 1978.


Research scientist, Academy of Finland, Helsinki, 1976-1987; professor medical cell biology, U. Linköping, Sweden, 1986-1987; assistant professor cell and development biology, U. Oulu, Finland, 1986-1987; professor anatomy, U. Helsinki, since 1988. Department chairman medical history and music, U. Helsinki, since 1991, chairman consultant of scientific education, Medical Faculty, 1989-1994. Lecturer I Olavi Eränkö, 1989.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Cell and Molecular Biology, 1989, 94. Editor Cell-matrix Contacts and Pericellular Proteolysis, 1990, American Journal of Dermatopathology, 1984-1988, Ultrastructural Pathology, since 1985, Journal of SubmicroscopicCytology and Pathology, since 1988, Reproduction, Nutrition, Development,1989-, Histochemistry, since 1992, Applied Immunohistochemistry. Advisory editor International Journal Pathology, since 1994, Virchows Archiv B Cell Pathol, 1993, Histochem.

      Journal, since 1985

    • editor-in-chief Hippokrates, since 1991.


Lauri Esko Virtanen

Maire Senja (Vuorinen) Virtanen