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    • Naapuruuskysely 2012 

      Hirvonen, Jukka, Aalto-yliopisto. Yhdyskuntasuunnittelun tutkimus- ja kehittämiskeskus; Määttä, Tapio, Itä-Suomen yliopisto. Oikeustieteiden laitos (2016-09-02)
      Tutkimuksen pääteemoja olivat naapuruussuhteet ja naapuruuskiistat. Tutkimuksen on rahoittanut Suomen Akatemia (Asumisen tulevaisuus -tutkimusohjelma, Naapuruuskiistat ja asuminen Suomessa -hanke). Tutkimuksessa ...
    • NAFLD risk alleles in PNPLA3, TM6SF2, GCKR, and LYPLAL1 show divergent metabolic effects 

      Sliz, Eeva; Sebert, Sylvain; Würtz, Peter; Kangas, Antti J; Soininen, Pasi; Lehtimäki, Terho; Kähönen, Mika; Viikari, Jorma; Männikkö, Minna; Ala-Korpela, Mika; Raitakari, Olli T; Kettunen, Johannes (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2018)
    • Nanofibrillar cellulose-alginate hydrogel coated surgical sutures as cell-carrier systems 

      Laurén P; Somersalo P; Pitkänen I; Lou YR; Urtti A; Partanen J; Seppälä J; Madetoja M; Laaksonen T; Mäkitie A; Yliperttula M (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017)
      Hydrogel nanomaterials, especially those that are of non-human and non-animal origins, have great potential in biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences due to their versatility and inherent soft-tissue like properties. With ...
    • Nanostructured TiO 2 /CuO dual-coated copper meshes with superhydrophilic, underwater superoleophobic and self-cleaning properties for highly efficient oil/water separation 

      Yuan Shaojun; Chen Chen; Raza Aikifa; Song Ruixue; Zhang Tie-Jun; Pehkonen Simo O; Liang Bin (Elsevier BV, 2017)
      Oil-contaminated water caused by either oil spill disasters or industrial disposal has posed a global risk to environmental sustainability and human health. To address the ever-growing need for highly efficient separation ...
    • The Nationalization of Liturgy in the Orthodox Church of Finland in the 1920s-30s 

      Takala-Roszczenko Maria (Walter de Gruyter GmbHRomania, 2017)
      The article explores the nationalization of the Orthodox liturgical tradition in Finland in the 1920s-30s. It was a process through which the Finnish Orthodox tried to remove signs of Russian heritage from their church ...
    • Native, Foreign, Translated? 'Russian' Migrant Literature between Finland and Russia 

      Sorvari, Marja (SKS Finnish Literature SocietySuomi, 2018)
    • Natriuretic peptides and integrated risk assessment for cardiovascular disease: an individual-participant-data meta-analysis 

      Natriuretic Peptides Studies Collaboration; Willeit P; Kaptoge S; Welsh P; Butterworth AS; Chowdhury R; Spackman SA; Pennells L; Gao P; Burgess S; Freitag DF; Sweeting M; Wood AM; Cook NR; Judd S; Trompet S; Nambi V; Olsen MH; Everett BM; Kee F et al. (Elsevier BV, 2016)
      Background Guidelines for primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases focus on prediction of coronary heart disease and stroke. We assessed whether or not measurement of N-terminal-pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) ...
    • Natural polyphenols as sirtuin 6 modulators 

      Rahnasto-Rilla, M; Tyni, J; Huovinen, M; Jarho, E; Kulikowicz, T; Ravichandran, S; Bohr, VA; Ferrucci, L; Lahtela-Kakkonen, M; Moaddel R (Springer Nature, 2018)
      Flavonoids are polyphenolic secondary metabolites synthesized by plants and fungus with various pharmacological effects. Due to their plethora of biological activities, they have been studied extensively in drug development. ...
    • Näin suomalaiset istuvat - paikallaanolon paikat ja liikkumisen lisääminen 

      Valkeinen, Heli; Wennman, Heini; Mäki-Opas, Tomi; Harald, Kennet; Männistö, Satu; Jousilahti, Pekka; Laatikainen, Tiina; Tolonen, Hanna; Borodulin, Katja (Liikuntatieteellinen seura, 2019)
      Suomalainen aikuinen istuu noin seitsemän tuntia vuorokaudessa. Eri väestöryhmät istuvat eri tilanteissa. Nuoret istuvat enemmän kuin vanhat. Liikunnallisesti aktiiviset istuvat yllättävän paljon työssä tai tv:n ääressä. ...
    • NE STEM 4U afterschool intervention leads to gains in stem content knowledge for middle school youth 

      Cutucache, Christine; Boham, Taylor; Luhr, Jamie; Sommers, Amie; Stevenson, Nikolaus; Sointu, Erkko; Mäkitalo-Siegl, Kati; Kärkkäinen, Sirpa; Valtonen, Teemu; Grandgenett, Neal; Tapprich, William (Informa UK Limited, 2018)
      Afterschool interventions in STEM are linked to learning gains during the school day. These opportunities engage and excite students about STEM concepts since they observe a more hands-on, project-oriented approach. Often ...
    • Near Infrared Spectroscopic Evaluation of Ligament and Tendon Biomechanical Properties 

      Torniainen, J; Ristaniemi, A; Sarin, JK; Mikkonen, S; Afara, IO; Stenroth, L; Korhonen, RK; Töyräs, J (Springer Nature America, Inc, 2018)
      Knee ligaments and tendons are collagen-rich viscoelastic connective tissues that provide vital mechanical stabilization and support to the knee joint. Deterioration of ligaments has an adverse effect on the health of the ...
    • Near-surface permafrost aggradation in Northern Hemisphere peatlands shows regional and global trends during the past 6000 years 

      Treat, Claire C; Jones, Miriam C (SAGE Publications, 2018)
      The history of permafrost aggradation and thaw in northern peatlands can serve as an indicator of regional climatic history in regions where records are sparse. We infer regional trends in the timing of permafrost aggradation ...
    • Negligible respiratory irritation and inflammation potency of pigmentary TiO 2 in mice 

      Leppänen, Maija; Korpi, Anne; Yli-Pirilä, Pasi; Lehto, Maili; Wolff, Henrik; Kosma, Veli-Matti; Alenius, Harri; Pasanen, Pertti (Informa Healthcare, 2015-07-15)
      Titanium dioxide (TiO2) is manufactured in millions of tons yearly, and it is used widely as pigment in various applications. Until recently, TiO2 was considered toxicologically harmless and without adverse health effects. ...
    • Neuregulin signaling pathway in smoking behavior 

      Gupta R; Qaiser B; He L; Hiekkalinna TS; Zheutlin AB; Therman S; Ollikainen M; Ripatti S; Perola M; Salomaa V; Milani L; Cannon TD; Madden PAF; Korhonen T; Kaprio J; Loukola A. (Springer Nature, 2017)
      Understanding molecular processes that link comorbid traits such as addictions and mental disorders can provide novel therapeutic targets. Neuregulin signaling pathway (NSP) has previously been implicated in schizophrenia, ...
    • Neurofibromatosis type 1 is not associated with subarachnoid haemorrhage 

      Kurtelius A; Kallionpaa RA; Huttunen J; Huttunen TJ; Helin K; Koivisto T; Frosen J; zu Fraunberg MV; Peltonen S; Peltonen J; Jaaskelainen JE; Lindgren AE (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017)
      Background The prevalence of intracranial aneurysms (IAs) has been proposed to be elevated in the patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1). Our aims were to determine the prevalence of NF1 in a large Finnish population ...
    • Neuroimaging in animal models of epilepsy 

      Bertoglio Daniele; Verhaeghe Jeroen; Dedeurwaerdere Stefanie; Gröhn Olli (Elsevier BV, 2017)
      Epilepsy is one of the most common chronic neurological conditions worldwide. The current poor understanding and lack of reliable biomarkers of the epileptogenic process are the major limitations in the development of ...
    • Neuronally-directed effects of RXR activation in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease 

      Mariani MM; Malm T; Lamb R; Jay TR; Neilson L; Casali B; Medarametla L; Landreth GE (Springer Nature, 2017)
      Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is characterized by extensive neuron loss that accompanies profound impairments in memory and cognition. We examined the neuronally directed effects of the retinoid X receptor agonist bexarotene ...
    • New Algorithm for Simulation of Proteoglycan Loss and Collagen Degeneration in the Knee Joint: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative 

      Mononen Mika; Tanska Petri; Isaksson Hanna; Korhonen Rami (Wiley-Blackwell, 2017)
      Osteoarthritis is a harmful joint disease but prediction of disease progression is problematic. Currently, there is only one modeling framework which can be applied to predict the progression of knee osteoarthritis but it ...
    • New Insights into the Epigenetic Activities of Natural Compounds 

      Vidakovic, Melita; Marinello, Jessica; Kakkonen, Maija L; Matulis, Daumantas; Linkuviene, Vaida; Michel, Benoît Y; Navakauskiene, Ruta; Christodoulou, Michael S; Passarella, Danielle; Klimasauskas, Saulius; Blanquart, Christophe; Cuendet, Muriel; Ovadi, Judit; Poulain, Stéphane; Fontaine-Vive, Fabien; Burger, Alain; Martinet, Nadine (2018)
      Background: With their varied pharmacophores, natural products are interesting tools to open the drug discovery pipeline. Several plant secondary metabolites are components of the human diet and have reported epigenetic ...