Dissertations 2012

Pasi Eskola: The search for susceptibility genes in lumbar disc degeneration: Focus on young individuals. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1184.

Tina Horbarch: Regulation of the upstream stimulatory factor 2 (USF2) by phosphorylation.

Marjo Hyry: Lysyl hydroxylases 1 and 2. Characterization of their in vivo roles in mouse and the molecular level consequences of the lysyl hydroxylase 2 mutations found in Bruck syndrome. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1159.

Maija Mehtälä: Human peroxisomal multifunctional enzyme type 2 (HsMFE-2): full-length protein assembly and disease-causing mutations.

Johanna Korvala: In quest of genetic susceptibility to disorders manifesting in fractures. Assessing the significance of genetic factors in femoral neck stress fractures and childhood non-OI primary osteoporosis. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1157.

Piia Markkanen: Human δ opioid receptor. The effect of Phe27Cys polymorphism, N-linked glycosylation and SERCA2b interaction on receptor processing and trafficking. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1155.

Anne-Mari Moilanen: Identification of novel drug targets for the treatment of heart failure. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1168.

Subramanian Murugan: Control of nephrogenesis by Wnt4 signaling: Mechanisms of gene regulation and targeting of specific lineage cells by tissue engineering tools. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1190.

Virva Pohjolainen: Characterization of non-collagenous extracellular matrix proteins in cardiac and aortic valve remodelling. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1167.

Veli-Pekka Ronkainen: Effects of chronic hypoxia on myocardial gene expression and function. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1164.

Jaakko Soini: Effects of environmental variations in Escherichia coli fermentations. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis C 431.

Fumi Suomi: Studies on physiological functions of mitochondrial fatty acid synthesis.

Riitta-Liisa Vasunta: Ambulatory blood pressure – association with metabolic risk indicators, renal function and carotid artery atherosclerosis. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1178.

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