Academy of Finland Funding decisions 24.05.2018
 
 
 
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Funding source: Research Council for Health
Call: 2017 Academy Project Funding
Project count: 39
Project funding: 14 646 682 €
 

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Almeida Santos, Hélder University of Helsinki Towards personalized nanomedicines for targeted drug delivery and imaging for ischemic myocardial injury 317042 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 300 000

Battersby, Brendan University of Helsinki Molecular basis of a ribosome rescue pathway in the pathogenesis of human mitochondrial disease. 314706 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Elenius, Klaus University of Turku Predictive biomarkers for ERBB-targeted cancer drugs 316796 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Erkkola, Maijaliisa University of Helsinki DAGIS – Socioeconomic status, stress, and health behaviour among preschool children (DAGIS STRESS) / Consortium: DAGIS STRESS 315817 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 198 879

Groop, Per-Henrik Folkhälsan Research Center Genetic and metabolomics dissection of the pathogenesis of diabetic complications – The Finnish Diabetic Nephropathy Study (FinnDiane) 316664 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Haapasalo, Annakaisa University of Eastern Finland Identification of pathogenic mechanisms and new biomarker and druggable candidates in frontotemporal dementia using patient-derived skin fibroblasts and neurons / Consortium: FiNeFTD 315459 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 300 000

Hannukainen, Jarna University of Turku Modelling systemic cross-talk between brain, gut, and peripheral tissues in glucose homeostasis: exercise training and public health (CROSSYS) 317332 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Hinttala, Reetta University of Oulu Role of NHLRC2 in Developing Central Nervous System 317711 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2020 250 000

Hovatta, Iiris M University of Helsinki Myelination in resilience and susceptibility to psychosocial stress-induced anxiety 316282 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Jalkanen, Sirpa University of Turku New tools to target lymphatics and prevent cancer growth and spread 317022 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Jolkkonen, Jukka University of Eastern Finland Human glial chimeric mice - a novel toll to understand functional stroke recovery 317866 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2020 250 000

Järvinen, Teppo Lassi Nestori University of Helsinki Effect of arthroscopic partial meniscectomy on the development of knee osteoarthritis in patients with degenerative meniscus tear: A placebo-surgery controlled trial with a 10-year follow-up 315908 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 30.08.2022 300 000

Jääskeläinen, Juha E Kuopio University Hospital BrainAneurysm – Intracranial Aneurysm and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Personalized medicine solutions from Eastern Finnish population data 314847 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 447 564

Kajantie, Eero O National Institute for Health and Welfare NORDCAP Nordic Children and Adults Born Preterm - a Three-Country Registry Study of Eight Million People 315690 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 449 123

Kivipelto, Miia Karita University of Eastern Finland The World Wide FINGERS (WW-FINGERS) Dementia Prevention Toolbox 317465 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2020 250 000

Kiviranta, Riku University of Turku Epigenetic Regulation of Osteoblast Differentiation and Skeletal Sarcomas 316800 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2020 250 000

Korpi, Esa R University of Helsinki Midbrain inhibition regulating motivation and emotions 317399 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Kotaja, Noora University of Turku Germ granules: key regulators of male fertility, epigenetic inheritance and cancer 315948 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Kouvonen, Anne University of Helsinki Depression and anxiety in young adults: a quasi-experimental trial and web-based treatment intervention to reduce sickness absence and work disability (DAQI) 315343 03.05.2018 01.09.2019 - 31.08.2021 250 000

Kursula, Petri University of Oulu GDAP1 - an enigmatic enzyme linked to inherited peripheral neuropathy 315272 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Lindfors, Katri University of Tampere Features and functions of TG3-autoantibodies in dermatitis herpetiformis 314880 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Moilanen, Eeva University of Tampere TRPA1 cation channel as a novel mechanism and treatment target in inflammation 317507 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 449 996

Myöhänen, Timo T University of Helsinki Prolyl oligopeptidase - a potential biomarker and a common drug target for several neurodegenerative diseases? 318327 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 30.08.2022 450 000

Mäkitie, Outi M S Samfundet folkhälsan Clinical and genetic characteristics of early-onset osteoporosis 318137 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Pertovaara, Antti Y University of Helsinki Facilitation of neuropathic pain by the amygdala: oxidative stress as culprit and cortical stimulation as treatment 315043 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Raivio, J Taneli University of Helsinki Modeling the mechanisms of pituitary hormone deficiency caused by two missense mutations in KCNQ1 315616 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Remes, Anne University of Oulu Identification of pathogenic mechanisms and new biomarker and druggable candidates in frontotemporal dementia using patient-derived skin fibroblasts and neurons / Consortium: FiNeFTD 315460 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 300 000

Roos, Eva Samfundet folkhälsan DAGIS – Socioeconomic status, stress, and health behaviour among preschool children (DAGIS STRESS) / Consortium: DAGIS STRESS 315816 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 202 141

Sajaniemi, Nina Kristiina University of Helsinki DAGIS – Socioeconomic status, stress, and health behaviour among preschool children (DAGIS STRESS) / Consortium: DAGIS STRESS 315818 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 198 980

Salminen, Paulina Turku University Hospital Studies on acute appendicitis - appendiceal and gut microbiota, etiology of uncomplicated and complicated acute appendicitis and optimization of antibiotic therapy in the treatment of uncomplicated acute appendicitis 317290 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Taimela, Simo University of Helsinki Finnish Imaging of Degenerative Shoulder Study (FIMAGE): A study on the prevalence of degenerative imaging changes of the shoulder and their relevance to clinical symptoms in the general population. 316061 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Toivola, Diana Åbo Akademi University A colon-specific mouse model for colorectal cancer 315139 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2020 250 000

Vapalahti, Olli P University of Helsinki Flavivirus-host interactions 316264 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 449 999

Visakorpi, Tapio University of Tampere Role of long non-coding RNAs in Prostate Cancer 317755 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Wickström, Sara University of Helsinki Mechanical stress response and adaptation at the nuclear-cytoskeletal interface 317597 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Winqvist, Robert University of Oulu Hereditary breast cancer predisposition: factors, cellular mechanisms and disease modeling 318337 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Yliperttula, Marjo L University of Helsinki Hypoxia targeted extracellular vesicles with cargo for enhanced treatment of cancer (BioEVa) 315409 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2022 450 000

Äärimaa, Ville Turku University Hospital operative treatment of acute rotator cuff tear related to trauma, a placebo controlled efficacy trial ACCURATE 315547 03.05.2018 08.01.2018 - 31.12.2022 300 000

Öörni, Katariina Wihuri Research Institute Residual cardiovascular risk: Identification of high-risk individuals 315568 03.05.2018 01.09.2018 - 31.08.2020 250 000