Estonian National Science Award (Medicine)
Faculty of Medicine Medal (University of Tartu)
The Estonian National Science Prize(Medicine)
Marika Mikelsaar (born 12 November 1938 ) is the Tartu University professor emeritus and medical biotechnology extraordinary professor. Her main research interests are clinical microbiology , human mikroobiökoloogia health and disease, and the probiotic mechanisms of action and development. Marika Mikelsaar garners public attention achievement is a patented probiotic lactic acid bacteria Lactobacillus fermentum ME-3 detection, which is used by Dr. Hellus dairy products in the series. 2007 .