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Vitamin D and skin colour revisited – student exchange opens doors to research

  • Health and well-being
  • Text Ulla Kaltiala
  • Photos Raija Törrönen
  • Illustration Andrea Hanel
Andrea Hanel, Carsten Carlberg
Andrea Hanel recalls Carsten Carlberg comparing the process of writing a review article to gold digging. “His popular analogies are not only hilarious but also extremely helpful.”
Andrea Hanel
Diving into the evolution of vitamin D, Andrea Hanel surfaced with the genetic history of western European populations.
Graph showing genetic history of western Europeans.