DPMM dissertations 2016

Elina Siira (16.12.2016)
The neuronal effects of Interleukin-18: Implications for Alzheimer’s disease
Supervisors: Johanna Ojala, Hilkka Soininen

Jari Lappalainen (25.11.2016)
Regulation of Endothelial Barrier in Angiogenesis and Atherosclerosis
Supervisors: Seppo Ylä-Herttuala, Johanna Laakkonen

Tiia Turunen (14.10.2016)
Epigenetherapy: Small RNAs Regulating Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
Supervisors: Seppo Ylä-Herttuala, Mikko Turunen

Kari Törrönen (14.10.2016)
Hyaluronan synthases in development and cancer: immunohistochemical studies
Supervisors: Kirsi Rilla, Raija Tammi, Markku Tammi

Henri Leinonen (9.9.2016)
Electrophysiology of Visual Pathways as a Diagnostic Tool for Neurodegenerative Diseases: Evidence from Mouse Disease Models
Supervisors: Heikki Tanila,Kestutis Gurevicius

Sari Toropainen (1.7.2016)
PIAS1 in androgen-regulated gene programs in prostate and brest cancer cells
Supervisors: Jorma Palvimo, Merja Heinäniemi, Einari Niskanen

Jemad Adem (3.6.2016)
Selective targeting of Bcl-2 family proteins through glucocorticoid and cell surface receptors: New insights for lymphoma therapy
Supervisors: Jukka Pelkonen, Ulla Nuutinen

Line Lottonen-Raikaslehto (13.5.2016)
Vascular endothelial growth factors in heart failure – Cardiovascular imaging and gene therapy applications
Supervisors: Seppo Ylä-Herttuala, Timo Liimatainen, Jenni Huusko, Mari Merentie

Elisa Nevalainen (13.5.2016)
Endocannabinoid receptors, dopamine system and brain volumetry in amyloid plaque producing APP/PS1 mice
Supervisors: Heikki Tanila, Jarmo T. Laitinen

Ashik Jawahar Deen (29.4.2016)
Regulation of hyaluronan synthesis : role of hyaluronan synthase trafficking and UDP-sugars
Supervisors: Markku Tammi, Kirsi Rilla, Sanna Oikari, Katri Makkonen

Lauri Lehto (5.4.2016)
Applications of Sweep Imaging with Fourier Transformation (SWIFT) : imaging brain microstructure and calcifications
Supervisors: Olli Gröhn, Alejandra Sierra Lopez, Curtis Corum

Polina Abushik (29.3.2016)
Mechanisms of neurotoxicity induced by activation of glutamate receptors in rat central and peripheral neurons
Supervisors: Rashid Giniatullin, Sergei M. Antonov

Riikka Lämsä (6.2.2016)
Fatty acid metabolism genes LDLR, SOAT1 and DHCR24 and Alzheimer´s disease risk
Supervisors: Mikko Hiltunen, Seppo Helisalmi, Hilkka Soininen