Doctoral theses

Taina Viheriälä

In Vitro Maturation and Functionality Assessment of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Retinal Pigment Epithelium for Therapeutic Applications


Meri Vattulainen

Human Pluripotent Stem Cells for Corneal Applications : Therapeutic potential of human pluripotent stem cell-derived corneal limbal stem cells


Laura Koivusalo

Biomaterial Scaffolds for Corneal Regeneration : Combining human stem cells and biomaterials for tissue engineering of the corneal epithelium and stroma


Anni Mörö (nee. Sorkio)

Biomaterial substrates and transplantation materials for human embryonic stem cell derived retinal pigment epithelial cells: Biomimetic approaches for retinal tissue engineering


Alexandra Mikhailova

Tissue Engineering for Ocular Surface Reconstruction: Differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells towards corneal epithelium


Hanna Hiidenmaa

Differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells towards functional retinal pigment epithelium for future therapeutic applications


Heidi Hongisto

Fibroblast feeder cells in human pluripotent stem cell culture and retinal differentiation – progress toward clinical cell therapy


Maria Sundberg

Differentiation and Purification of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-derived Neuronal and Glial Cells – graft designing for spinal cord injury repair


Kristiina Rajala

Development of human stem cell culture conditions for clinical cell therapy


Riikka Äänismaa

Human embryonic stem cell-derived neural and neuronal cells in vitro and in vivo: treatment of experimental cerebral ischemia