Doctoral dissertations

28 in total

TRPA1 as a novel factor and drug target in osteoarthritis
by Elina Nummenmaa, MSc,
Tampere University, 2020.
Approved with honors
The best doctoral dissertation in life sciences in 2020, Faculty of Medicine and Health Technology, Tampere University

Supervised by Katriina Vuolteenaho and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-03-1435-4

Immunomodulatory properties of wood biochemicals. Effects of inflammatory gene expression and inflammatory responses in vivo
by Mirka Laavola, MSc (Pharm),
Tampere University, 2019.
Supervised by Riina Nieminen and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-03-1168-1

Microsomal prostaglandin E synthase-1 in osteoarthritis
by Lauri Tuure, MD,
Tampere University, 2019.
Approved with honors
The best doctoral dissertation in 2019, Faculty of Medicine and Health Technology, Tampere University
Thesis of the year 2019 in pharmacology awarded by the Finnish Pharmacological Society
Supervised by Mari Hämäläinen and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-03-1212-1

The MAP kinase / MAP kinase phosphatase-1 pathway in the anti-inflammatory effects of β2 -agonists and dexamethasone
by Tiina Keränen, MSc (Pharm),
Tampere University, 2019.
Supervised by Riku Korhonen and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-03-1292-3

Adipocytokines in osteoarthritis
by Anna Koskinen-Kolasa, MD,
University of Tampere, 2018.
Thesis of the year 2018 in pharmacology awarded by the Finnish Pharmacological Society
Thesis award by the Finnish Osteoarthritis Research Society
Supervised by Katriina Vuolteenaho and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-03-0631-1

Exercise and inflammation with special reference to resistance training
by Johanna Ihalainen, MSc,
University of Jyväskylä, 2018.
Supervised by Antti A. Mero, Eeva Moilanen and Heikki Kainulainen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-951-39-7320-9

TRPA1 in inflammation
by Lauri Moilanen, MD,
University of Tampere, 2016.
Approved with honors
Supervised by Riina Nieminen, Lauri Lehtimäki, Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-03-0132-3

PPAR agonists in modulating the inflammatory properties of macrophages
by Erja-Leena Paukkeri, MD,
University of Tampere, 2015.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-951-44-9900-5

Adipokines in inflammatory lung diseases
by Sirpa Leivo-Korpela, MD,
University of Tampere, 2014.
Supervised by Lauri Lehtimäki and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-951-44-9593-9

Mitogen-activated protein kinase phosphatases in inflammation and as anti-inflammatory drug targets
by Tuija Hömmö, MSc (Pharm),
University of Tampere, 2014.
Supervised by Riku Korhonen and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-951-44-9531-1

Eosinophil as a target for pathophysiological factors and pharmacological compounds
by Pinja Ilmarinen, MSc,
University of Tampere, 2013.
Supervised by Hannu Kankaanranta and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-951-44-9177-1

Protein kinase C in the regulation of inflammatory genes iNOS and TTP
by Tiina Leppänen, MSc (Pharm),
University of Tampere, 2010.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen and Raimo Tuominen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:978-951-44-8165-9

Anti-TNFα therapy in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthropathies
and juvenile idiopathic arthritis
by Tiina Levälampi, MD,
University of Tampere, 2009.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen and Markku Korpela
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:978-951-44-7907-6

MKP-1 and MAP kinase pathways as targets to down-regulate COX-2 expression in cartilage. Novel mechanism of action of antirheumatic drug aurothiomalate
by Riina Nieminen, MSc, (Pharm),
University of Tampere, 2009.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:978-951-44-7718-8

Regulation and inflammatory effects of tristetraprolin in macrophages
by Ulla Jalonen, MSc,
University of Tampere, 2008.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:978-951-44-7435-4

Inducible nitric oxide synthase as a target of anti-inflammatory treatment modalities
by Mari Hämäläinen, MSc,
University of Tampere, 2008.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:978-951-44-7422-4

Pharmacological regulation of inducible nitric oxide synthase expression. Effects of Janus kinase inhibitors, orazipone and simendans.
by Outi Sareila, MSc,
University of Tampere, 2008.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:978-951-44-7291-6

Role of histamine in the regulation of human eosinophil apoptosis with special reference to antihistamines and the role of c-Jun N-terminal kinase in human eosinophil apoptosis
by Hannele Hasala, MD,
University of Tampere, 2006.
Supervised by Hannu Kankaanranta and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:951-44-6775-2

Regulation of inducible nitric oxide synthase expression and nitric oxide production in osteoarthritic cartilage and chondrocytes
by Katriina Vuolteenaho, MD,
University of Tampere, 2005.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen and Teemu Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:951-44-6374-9

Regulation of inducible nitric oxide synthase expression and nitric oxide production by mitogen-activated protein kinase pathways
by Aleksi Lahti, MD,
University of Tampere, 2004.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen and Hannu Kankaanranta
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:951-44-6103-7

Pharmacological regulation of human eosinophil apoptosis
by Xianzhi Zhang, MSci,
University of Tampere, 2003.
Supervised by Hannu Kankaanranta and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:951-44-5826-5

Effects of nitric oxide donors and cyclic GMP on intraocular pressure and aqueous humor dynamics
by Hanna Kotikoski, MD,
University of Helsinki and University of Tampere, 2003.
Supervised by Heikki Vapaatalo and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:952-10-1311-7

Multiple flow method of exhaled nitric oxide measurement
by Lauri Lehtimäki, BM,
University of Tampere, 2003.
Approved with honors
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:951-44-5645-9

Nitric oxide and prostaglandins in colitis
by Esko Kankuri, MD,
University of Helsinki and University of Tampere, 2002.
Supervised by Heikki Vapaatalo and Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:952-10-0600-5

Regulation of inducible nitric oxide production in activated macrophages
by Riku Korhonen, MD,
University of Tampere, 2002.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:951-44-5386-7

Nitric oxide and peroxynitrite production by NO-donors and inflammatory cells
by Päivi Holm, MSci,
University of Tampere, 2000.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:951-44-4932-0

Anti-inflammatory effects of NO-releasing compounds
by Outi Kosonen, MD,
University of Tampere, 2000.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen
http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:951-44-4746-8

Prostanoid-independent effects of fenamates on polymorphonuclear leukocytes
by Hannu Kankaanranta, MD,
University of Tampere, 1995.
Supervised by Eeva Moilanen and Heikki Vapaatalo