Student list

 UNIVERSITY OF HELSINKI B&M STUDENTS

Name

Thesis title

Supervisor(s)

Faculty

Amr Abou Elezz Structure and dynamics of the actin cytoskeleton in the axon initial segment Pirta Hotulainen Biological
Venkat Swaroop Achuta Molecular mechanisms underlying impaired neural progenitor differentiation as targets for drug treatment in fragile X syndrome, a model for neurodevelopmental disorders Maija Castren, Karl Åkerman Medicine
Vilma Aho Effects of sleep restriction on immune functions and metabolism Tarja Stenberg, Henna-Kaisa Wigren Medicine
Katja Airaksinen Magnetoencephalographic evaluation of deep brain stimulation effects on brain's electromagnetic activity in Parkinson's disease Jyrki Mäkelä, Eero Pekkonen Medicine
Hanna Antila Mechanisms and applications of pharmacologically induced TrkB neurotrophin receptor activation Eero Castrén, Tomi Rantamäki Pharmacy
Tommi Anttonen Development and wound healing of the mammalian sensory epithelium of hearing Ulla Pirvola Biological
Robert Boldt Sokeiden ja näkevien aivoverkot levossa ja ääninäytelmän aikana Synnöve Carlson Medicine
Silvia Bona Visual perception and visual short-term memory Juha Silvanto, Teija Kujala Behavioral
Nora Bourbia Involvement of the central nucleus of amygdala in neuropathic pain. Antti Pertovaara Medicine
Zuyue Chen Neural mechanism of primate social communication Synnöve Carlson, Yuanye Ma Medicine
Hataiwan
Chokechuwattanalert
Unravelling the roles of KAL1 in neural crest development by using human ESCs and mKAL1-iPSCs. Taneli Raivio Medicine
Mateusz Dudek Assessment of neuronal connectivity and pharmacological treatment efficacy in animal models of alcoholism by translational MRI imaging Petri Hyytiä Medicine
Tiina Etelälahti Testosteronin yhteys alkoholiriippuvuuteen Peter CJ Eriksson, Kristian Donner Biological
Juha Gogulski Prefrontal top-down control of tactile perceptions and tactile working memory Synnöve Carlson, Antti Pertovaara Medicine
Jonni Hirvonen Systems-level neuronal mechanisms of sensory awareness in humans Matias Palva, Satu Palva Biological
Irina Hlushchenko How synapse activation is translated into changes in dendritic spine actin cytoskeleton and changes in spine morphology and stability Pirta Hotulainen Biological
Jaakko Hotta Sensorimotor dysfunction in complex regional pain syndrome Nina Forss, Riitta Hari Medicine

Antti Huotarinen

Subtalaamisen tumakkeen stimulaation vaikutukset striatumin solunsisäiseen signalointiin Parkinsonin taudin koe-eläinmallissa.

Aki Laakso

Medicine

Alise Hyrskyluoto Endoplasmic reticulum stress, cell death mechanisms and autophagy in cellular models of Huntington's disease Dan Lindholm, Laura Korhonen Biological
Ping Jiang Top-down regulation of brain activity in children and in early blinded subjects Synnöve Carlson, Yuanye Ma Medicine
Juuso Juuri Kainaattireseptorit kehittyvän hippokampuksen verkkoaktiivisuuden säätelijöinä Tomi Taira, Sari Lauri Biological
Mikhail Kislin Quantitative microscopic analysis of mitochondrial morphology and function in neocortex of anesthetized rodents Heikki Rauvala, Leonard Khiroug Biological
Mikko Koskinen Actin turnover in dendritic spines Pirta Hotulainen Biological
Shrikanth Kulashekhar Neuronal mechanisms underlying time estimation Satu Palva Biological
Jussi Kupari Studies on the role of GFRa2-signaling in the nervous system Matti Airaksinen Medicine
Kai Kysenius Physiological and pathophysiological roles of lipoprotein receptors in neuronal function Henri Huttunen Biological
Tiina Laakso LRRTM-proteiinien ilmentyminen, tehtävät ja toimintamekanismit in vivo Matti S. Airaksinen Biological
Mira Lainiola Neuroinflammaation yhteys alkoholin kulutukseen ja riippuvuuteen koe-eläinmalleissa Anni-Maija Linden Medicine
Sakari Leino Neuroprotective and antidyskinetic effects of nicotine in a mouse model of Parkinson's disease Outi Salminen Pharmacy
Anu Lintulahti Univajeen vaikutukset lipidimetaboliaan Tarja Stenberg, Henna-Kaisa Wigren Medicine
Natalia Luchkina Mechanisms underlying the induction of long-term potentiation in CA1 area of hippocampus in neonatal rodents Tomi Taira, Sari Lauri Biological
Maria Lume Cellular regulation of glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor Mart Saarma Biological
Carina Lund Modeling the human reproductive system with embryonic stem cells and induced pluripotent stem cells derived from patients with Kallmann syndrome Taneli Raivio, Timo Tuuri Medicine
Simone Macri Brain patterning and tissue regeneration in reptiles Nicolas Di-Poi Biological
Ana Cathia Magalhaes Role of the cation-chloride co-transporter NKCC1 in the developing telencephalon Claudio Rivera Biological
Otto Manninen Imaging studies in the mouse model of EPM1 Anna-Elina Lehesjoki, Outi Kopra Medicine
Martina Mavrovic KCC2 in cortex development and formation Kai Kaila Biological
Zuzanna Misiewicz A cross-species neurogenomics approach to anxiety Iiris Hovatta Biological
Johanna Mäkelä Regulation of mitochondrial activity by PGC-1± in dopaminergic neurons Dan Lindholm Medicine
Teemu Mäntylä Sairaudentunnottomuus ja itsehavainnointi ensipsykoosista kärsivillä potilailla  aivojen toiminnallinen ja rakenteellinen kuvantamistutkimus Laura Hokkanen, Jaana Suvisaari, Tuukka Raij Behavioral
Kert Mätlik The mode of action and activity of novel neurotrophic factors MANF and CDNF in neuroprotection Urmas Arumäe, Mikko Airavaara Biological
Ester Orav Mechanisms and physiological consequences of non-canonical kainate-receptor mediated signalling at developing synapses Sari Lauri Biological
Sonja Paetau The interaction between the neuronal adhesion molecule ICAM-5 and microglia Carl G. Gahmberg Biological
Eeva Parkkonen Modulation of motor-cortex rhythms after cerebral stroke Nina Forss Medicine
Olli Pietiläinen Rare genomic copy number variants underlying schizophrenia and related neurodevelopmental disorders Aarno Palotie Medicine
Dina Popova Neurophysiological mechanisms of adult brain plasticity induced by physiological and pharmacological methods Eero Castren, Tomi Taira Veterinary
Alexey Pospelov Role of brainstem structures in the febrile seizures generation Kai Kaila Biological
Noora Raivio Aivoperäisen hermokasvutekijän (Brain-derived neurotrophic factor, BDNF) rooli alkoholiriippuvuudessa Kalervo Kiianmaa Biological
Riikka Rajamäki Studying motor recovery after stroke with magnetoencephalography Nina Forss Medicine
Stanislav Rozov Histamine as part of timekeeping system in mammals Pertti Panula Medicine
Elyana Saad Interaction of perceptual and mnemonic functions in the early visual areas. Juha Silvanto, Teija Kujala Behavioral
Tuulia Saarenpää Characterization of structures and functions in RET signalling Adrian Goldman Biological
Enzo Scifo Systematic Analysis of disease pathways in Congenital, Infantile and Juvenile Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinoses Marc Baumann, Maciej Lalowski Medicine
Svetlana Semenova The role of tyrosine hydroxylase 2-producing cells in the development and functioning of the zebrafish hypothalamus Pertti Panula Medicine
Felix Siebenhühner Phase synchronization of neuronal oscillations in human cognitive processing Satu Palva, Matias Palva Biological
Anton Tokariev Studying of neonatal brain activity during maturation Sampsa Vanhatalo, Matias Palva Biological
Maksym Tokariev Brain functional network connectivity study in healthy children and children with developmental disorders Synnöve Carlson Medicine
Wessel van Leeuwen The consequences of cumulative sleep restriction and subsequent recovery sleep in healthy young men Tarja Stenberg, Mikko Härmä Medicine
Jenni Vanhanen The role of brain histamine and H3 receptor in the effects of alcohol Pertti Panula Medicine
Kärt Varendi Studies on 3'UTR-mediated regulation of neurotrophic factors BDNF and GDNF Jaan-Olle Andressoo, Mart Saarma Biological
Olena Ventskovska Common physiological mechanisms of depression and sleep disorders: gender and age-related aspects Tarja Stenberg Medicine
Marina Veremieva Novel primate-specific GDNFOS-3 protein in normal and diseased brain Mikko Airavaara Biological
Sheng Hua Wang Systems-level Neural Dynamics Underlying the Human Working Memory Matias Palva, Satu Palva Biological
Xu Yan Understanding the propagation mechanisms of the proteins involved in neurodegenerative pathology Henri Huttunen Biological
Alexey Yukin Animal Models of Early Brain Disordes Kai Kaila Biological
Xiang Zhao The role of Amphoterin (HMGB1, high mobility group box 1 protein) and Amphoterin induced gene and opening reading frame (AMIGO) in zebrafish embryonic brain development Heikki Rauvala Biological

 

 AALTO UNIVERSITY B&M STUDENTS

Name

Thesis title

Supervisor(s)

Department

Anna Maria Alexandrou Natural rhythmicity and neural oscillatory connectivity during natural speech production and speech perception Riitta Salmelin O.V. Lounasmaa Lab
Darko Hric Community detection in complex networks Santo Fortunato BECS
Enrico Glerean Dynamic functional connectivity in the human brain: methods for fMRI and applications in neuroscience Jouko Lampinen BECS
Hanna Halme MEG- and EEG-based neurofeedback methods for stroke rehabilitation Lauri Parkkonen BECS
Heini Heikkilä Decoding subjective emotional states based on brain activity Iiro Jääskeläinen BECS
Julio Hernández Pavón Studying language areas of the human brain with TMS-EEG Risto Ilmoniemi BECS
Lotta Hirvenkari Neural correlates of social interactions in natural conditions Riitta Hari O.V. Lounasmaa Lab
Juho Kokkala   Aki Vehtari BECS
Onerva Korhonen Dynamic brain networks Jari Saramäki, Mikko Sams
BECS
Juha Lahnakoski Brain basis of social perception of naturalistic audiovisual scenes Iiro Jääskeläinen BECS
Kaisu Lankinen Neuromagnetic responses to movie viewing Miika Koskinen O.V. Lounasmaa Lab
Anne Mandel Human brain mechanisms underlying real-time social interaction Riitta Hari, Lauri Parkkonen O.V. Lounasmaa Lab
Anni Nora Neural correlates of learning new word forms in typically developed and dyslexic adults and children Riitta Salmelin O.V. Lounasmaa Lab
Siina Pamilo Human brain activity during movie viewing: Focus on data analysis Riitta Hari, Mika Seppä, Sanna Malinen O.V. Lounasmaa Lab
Jukka Saari Multimodal brain imaging using movies and continuous speech as stimuli Miika Koskinen O.V. Lounasmaa Lab
Fariba Sharifian Model-based exploration of interactions in visual cortex Simo Vanni O.V. Lounasmaa Lab
Dmitry Smirnov Brain basis of intersubjectivity: neuroimaging studies under naturalistic conditions Mikko Sams
BECS
Sofia Volynets Cognitive and neural mechanisms of nonverbal communication via facial expressions Lauri Nummenmaa
BECS
Ivan Zubarev   Lauri Parkkonen BECS