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    • Between trust and control in R&D alliances 

      Henttonen, Kaisa; Hurmelinna-Laukkanen, Pia; Blomqvist, Kirsimarja (Emerald, 2019)
      Purpose Trust and control through contracting have been juxtaposed in many studies addressing interorganizational collaboration and knowledge exchange. In this study, the authors move from the opposite ends of a continuum ...
    • Bibliografinen valvonta ja jälkidigitaalinen julkaiseminen 

      Saarti, Jarmo (Informaatiotutkimuksen yhdistysSuomi, 2018)
    • Bicycle model on climate change education: presenting and evaluating a model 

      Cantell, Hannele; Tolppanen, Sakari; Aarnio-Linnanvuori, Essi; Lehtonen, Anna (Informa UK Limited, 2019)
      This article presents and evaluates a model made for climate change education – the bicycle model. The model was created based on an extensive literature review, from which, essential aspects of climate change education ...
    • Big data sharing and analysis to advance research in post-traumatic epilepsy 

      Duncan, Dominique; Vespa, Paul; Pitkanen, Asla; Braimah, Adebayo; Lapinlampi, Niina; Toga, Arthur W (Elsevier BV, 2019)
      We describe the infrastructure and functionality for a centralized preclinical and clinical data repository and analytic platform to support importing heterogeneous multi-modal data, automatically and manually linking data ...
    • BiGO: A Toolset to Support CS Students to Learn to Analyze Time Complexities of Algorithms 

      Toivonen, Tapani; Oyelere, Solomon (ACM Press, 2019)
      Analysis of algorithms is a part of computing curriculums throughout the world in both undergraduate and graduate levels. However, students in general find this topic to be difficult subject due its theoretical and ...
    • Binding Affinity via Docking: Fact and Fiction 

      Pantsar, Tatu; Poso, Antti (MDPI AGSveitsi, 2018)
      In 1982, Kuntz et al. published an article with the title “A Geometric Approach to Macromolecule-Ligand Interactions”, where they described a method “to explore geometrically feasible alignment of ligands and receptors of ...
    • Bio-butanol production from rice straw - Recent trends, possibilities, and challenges 

      Vivek, Narisetty; Nair, Lakshmi M; Mohan, Binoop; Nair, Salini Chandrasekharan; Sindhu, Raveendran; Pandey, Ashok; Shurpali, Narasinha; Binod, Parameswaran (Elsevier BV, 2019)
      Increase in concerns over greenhouse gas emissions and depletion of fossil fuels has led to the search for alternative strategies of energy. Rice straw mainly composed of cellulose, hemicelluloses, and lignin, is one of ...
    • Bio-molecular sensors based on guided mode resonance filters 

      Saleem Rizwan Muhammad; Ali Rizwan; Honkanen Seppo; Turunen Jari (IOP Publishing, 2016)
      In this work a low surface roughness and homogenous, high refractive index, and amorphous TiO2 layer on corrugated structures of diffractive optical element is coated by Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) for biosensors. The ...
    • Biochar as a tool to reduce the agricultural greenhouse-gas burden - knowns, unknowns and future research needs 

      Kammann C; Ippolito JA; Hagemann N; Borchard N; Cayuela M; Estavillo JM; Fuertes-Mendizabal T; Jeffery S; Kern J; Novak J; Rasse D; Saarnio S; Schmidt H-P; Spokas K; Wrage-Mönnig N (Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, 2017)
      Agriculture and land use change has significantly increased atmospheric emissions of the non-CO2 green-house gases (GHG) nitrous oxide (N2O) and methane (CH4). Since human nutritional and bioenergy needs continue to increase, ...
    • Biochar-Based Engineered Composites for Sorptive Decontamination of Water: A Review 

      Premarathna, KSD; Rajapaksha, Anushka Upamali; Sarkar, Binoy; Kwon, Eilhann E; Bhatnagar, Amit; Ok, Yong Sik; Vithanage, Meththika (Elsevier BVSveitsi, 2019)
      Biochar (BC) exhibits a great potential as an adsorbent in decontamination of water. To improve the adsorption capabilities and impart the particular functionalities of BC, various methods (chemical modification, physical ...
    • Biodegradable coronary scaffolds - their future and clinical and technological challenges 

      Hytönen, Jarkko P; Taavitsainen, Jouni; Tarvainen, Santeri; Ylä-Herttuala, Seppo (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2018)
      Angioplasty and stenting are standard treatment options for both stabile occlusive coronary artery disease and acute myocardial infarctions. Over the last years, several biodegradable stent systems have entered pre-clinical ...
    • Biodegradation of inorganic drug delivery systems in subcutaneous conditions 

      Kovalainen M; Kamakura R; Riikonen J; Finnilä M; Nissinen T; Rantanen J; Niemelä M; Perämäki P; Mäkinen M; Herzig KH; Lehto VP (Elsevier BV, 2017)
      Despite extensive efforts to develop delivery systems for oral administration, subcutaneous (s.c.) injection remains the most common way to administer peptide drugs. To limit the number of frequent injections, sustained ...
    • Biodiversity data provision and decision-making - addressing the challenges 

      Despot-Belmonte K; Neßhöver C; Saarenmaa H; Regan E; Meyer C; Martins E; Groom Q; Hoffmann A; Caine A; Bowles-Newark N; Bae H; Lange Canhos DA; Stenzel S; Bowler D; Schneider A; Weatherdon LV; Martin CS (Pensoft PublishersBulgaria, 2017)
      Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs) are measurements required for study, reporting, and management of biodiversity change. They are being developed to support consistency, from the collection to the reporting of ...
    • The biodiversity informatics landscape : elements, connections and opportunities. 

      Bingham HC; Doudin M; Weatherdon LV; Despot-Belmonte K; Wetzel FT; Groom Q; Lewis E; Regan E; Appeltans W; Güntsch A; Mergen P; Agosti D; Penev L; Hoffmann A; Saarenmaa H; Geller G; Kim K; Kim H; Archambeau AS; Häuser C; et.al. (Pensoft Publishers, 2017)
      There are a multitude of biodiversity informatics projects, datasets, databases and initiatives at the global level, and many more at regional, national, and sometimes local levels. In such a complex landscape, it can be ...
    • Biofiltration of airborne VOCs with green wall systems - microbial and chemical dynamics 

      Mikkonen, A; Li, T; Vesala, M; Saarenheimo, J; Ahonen, V; Kärenlampi, S; Blande, JD; Tiirola, M; Tervahauta, A (Wiley, 2018)
      Botanical air filtration is a promising technology for reducing indoor air contaminants, but the underlying mechanisms need better understanding. Here, we made a set of chamber fumigation experiments of up to 16 weeks of ...
    • Biographically oriented cooperative inquiry: a shift to complexity in theories of learning 

      Formenti, Laura (Brasilia, 2018)
      The author reflects on the power of biographical methods in recomposing the dichotomies that dominate the mainstream of education and research – theory/practice, research/education, body/mind, individual/collective, and ...
    • Biological interpretation of genome-wide association studies using predicted gene functions 

      Pers, Tune H.; Karjalainen, Juha M.; Chan, Yingleong; Westra, Harm-Jan; Wood, Andrew R.; Yang, Jian; Lui, Julian C.; Vedantam, Sailaja; Gustafsson, Stefan; Esko, Tonu; Frayling, Tim; Speliotes, Elizabeth K.; Boehnke, Michael; Raychaudhuri, Soumya; Fehrmann, Rudolf S. N.; Hirschhorn, Joel N.; Franke, Lude; Kuusisto, Johanna (Nature Publishing Group, 2015-01-19)
      The main challenge for gaining biological insights from genetic associations is identifying which genes and pathways explain the associations. Here we present DEPICT, an integrative tool that employs predicted gene functions ...
    • The biomarker and causal roles of homoarginine in the development of cardiometabolic diseases: an observational and Mendelian randomization analysis 

      Seppälä I; Oksala N; Jula A; Kangas AJ; Soininen P; Hutri-Kähönen N; März W; Meinitzer A; Juonala M; Kähönen M; Raitakari OT; Lehtimäki T (Springer Nature, 2017)
      High L-homoarginine (hArg) levels are directly associated with several risk factors for cardiometabolic diseases whereas low levels predict increased mortality in prospective studies. The biomarker role of hArg in young ...
    • Biomarkers For Epileptogenesis And Its Treatment 

      Engel, Jerome Jr; Pitkänen, Asla (Elsevier BV, 2020)
      There are no pharmacological interventions to prevent the development of epilepsy, although many promising compounds have been identified in the animal laboratory. Clinical trials to validate their effectiveness, however, ...
    • Biomechanical evaluation of bone screw fixation with a novel bone cement 

      Juvonen, Tiina; Nuutinen, Juha-Pekka; Koistinen, Arto P; Kröger, Heikki; Lappalainen, Reijo (Springer Science + Business Media, 2015-07-30)
      Background Bone cement augmentation is commonly used to improve the fixation stability of orthopaedic implants in osteoporotic bone. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of novel bone cements on the stability ...