• Genes involved in systemic and arterial bed dependent atherosclerosis - Tampere Vascular Study 

      Levula, Mari; Oksala, Niku; Airla, Nina; Laaksonen, Reijo; Kähönen, Mika; Pelto-Huikko, Markku; Lehtimäki, Terho (2012)
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      Background Atherosclerosis is a complex disease with hundreds of genes influencing its progression. In addition, the phenotype of the disease varies significantly depending on the arterial bed. Methodology/Principal ...
    • Neuroprotection by taurine in ethanol-induced apoptosis in the developing cerebellum 

      Taranukhin, Andrey G; Taranukhina, Elena Y; Saransaari, Pirjo; Podkletnova, Irina M; Pelto-Huikko, Markku; Oja, Simo S (2010)
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      Background Acute ethanol administration leads to massive apoptotic neurodegeneration in the developing central nervous system. We studied whether taurine is neuroprotective in ethanol-induced apoptosis in the mouse ...