• Expression of a novel carbonic anhydrase, CA XIII, in normal and neoplastic colorectal mucosa 

      Kummola, Laura; Hämäläinen, Jonna M; Kivelä, Jyrki; Kivelä, Antti J; Saarnio, Juha; Karttunen, Tuomo; Parkkila, Seppo (2005)
      Background Carbonic anhydrase (CA) isozymes may have an important role in cancer development. Some isozymes control pH homeostasis in tumors that appears to modulate the behaviour of cancer cells. CA XIII is the newest ...
    • Transmembrane carbonic anhydrase isozymes IX and XII in the female mouse reproductive organs 

      Hynninen, Piritta; Hämäläinen, Jonna M; Pastorekova, Silvia; Pastorek, Jaromir; Waheed, Abdul; Sly, William S; Tómas, Eija; Kirkinen, Pertti; Parkkila, Seppo (2004)
      Background Carbonic anhydrase (CA) classically catalyses the reversible hydration of dissolved CO2 to form bicarbonate ions and protons. The twelve active CA isozymes are thought to regulate a variety of cellular functions ...