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The website is published by the Finnish Medicines Agency Fimea.

Contact information

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Web editors:

Tuukka Tenhunen, Web Specialist

E-mail addresses follow the form [email protected]

Editorial staff:

Kreeta Laine, Medicinal products 2
Tuomo Lapveteläinen, Medicinal products 2
Krista Leppänen, Medicinal products 1
Sami Paaskoski, Supervision and licenses
Soili Talvitie, Medicinal products 1, Regulation of veterinary medicines
Kirsti Villikka, Medicinal products 1, Pharmacovigilance, Medicinal products 2
Piia Peura, Assessment of pharmacotherapies


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