Dissertations 2013

Mari Aikio: Novel roles for basement membrane collagens: isoform-specific functions of collagen XVIII in adipogenesis, fat deposition and eye development, and effects of the collagen IV-derived matricryptin arresten on oral carcinoma growth and invasion. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1225.

Ellinoora Aro: Prolyl 4-hydroxylases, key enzymes regulating hypoxia response and collagen synthesis: the roles of specific isoenzymes in the control of erythropoiesis and skeletogenesis. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1197.

Elina Hietikko: Genetic and clinical features of familial Meniere’s disease in Northern Ostrobothnia and Kainuu. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1209.

Tuija Huusko: Genetic and molecular background of ascending aortic aneurysms. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1201.

Tiina Jokela: Analyses of kidney organogenesis through in vitro and in vivo approaches : generation of conditional Wnt4 mouse models and a method for applying inducible Cre-recombination for kidney organ culture. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1208.

Marika Kaakinen: Genetic and life course determinants of cardiovascular risk factors: Structural equation modelling of complex relations. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1193.

Jonna Kulmuni: Genetic differences between species and their implications for speciation and adaptation in ants.

Elina Malo: The role of low birth weight and resistin in metabolic syndrome. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1216.

Matti Myllykoski: Structure and function of the myelin enzyme 2′,3′-cyclic nucleotide 3′-phosphodiesterase. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis A 609

Jenni Nikkilä: PALB2 and RAP80 genes in hereditary breast cancer predisposition. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1191.

Pauliina Pisto: Fat accumulation in liver and muscle: association with adipokines and risk of cardiovascular events. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1202.

Mikko Vuorela: Role of the RNF8, UBC13, MMS2 and RAD51C DNA damage response genes and rare copy number variants in hereditary predisposition to breast cancer. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1222.

Meiju Äijälä: Studies about contribution of leptin receptor in cardiovascular risk. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis D 1223.

Last updated: 18.12.2013