Academy of Finland Funding decisions 25.09.2017
 
 
 
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Funding source: Research Council for Health
Call: 2016 Academy Project Funding
Project count: 46
Project funding: 18 663 789 €
 

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Auvinen, Anssi University of Tampere Prostate Cancer Screening Trial / Consortium: ProScreen 311336 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 178

Barboric, Matjaz University of Helsinki Significance of transcription elongation kinases in DNA damage response 309846 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Coffey, Eleanor Åbo Akademi University Validation of a new therapeutic avenue for the treatment of depression and anxiety 310583 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2020 400 000

Domingos de Almeida Garcia, Susana Maria University of Helsinki RNA repeat toxicity in neuromuscular degeneration –mechanisms of cellular dysfunction 309173 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 446 916

Eklund, Lauri University of Oulu Venous morphogenesis: organ specific development and molecular therapies for chronic diseases 310986 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 847

Hiltunen, Mikko University of Eastern Finland Deciphering the novel Alzheimer’s disease-associated targets in synaptic dysfunction 307866 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 423 832

Jaakkola, Jouni University of Oulu Global health risks related to atmospheric composition and weather / Consortium: GLORIA 310372 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 100 000

Jokela, Markus University of Helsinki Heterogeneity of depression at symptom level: Specific versus general patterns in etiology, development, and disability 311578 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Karlsson, Marja Linnea University of Turku Early life stress, gut microbiome, and child brain development - the FinnBrain Birth Cohort Study 308176 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Karppinen, Peppi University of Oulu Cellular oxygen sensors in hepatic, inflammatory and immunological diseases and cancer 308009 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Kivimäki, Mika J University of Helsinki Midlife predictors of dementia, frailty and disability at older ages 311492 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2020 400 000

Klefström, Juha T University of Helsinki Therapeutic reactivation of Myc Apoptosis Pathway in Breast Cancer 309848 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Kröger, Heikki University of Eastern Finland New Insights for Womens´Healthy Aging 310831 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Kukkonen, Jaakko Finnish Meteorological Institute Global health risks related to atmospheric composition and weather / Consortium: GLORIA 310373 28.04.2017 01.07.2017 - 30.06.2021 200 000

Kukkonen, Juha Satakunta Central Hospital NITEP-Group: Treatment of distal radius fracture in patients 65 years of age and older – a set of prospective, randomized controlled trials / Consortium: NITEP 309440 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 88 441

Kursula, Inari University of Oulu Understanding the molecular mechanism of Plasmodium gliding motility 310917 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Kuure, Satu University of Helsinki Characterization and functional analysis of renal progenitor populations 309997 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Leino-Kilpi, Helena Tellervo University of Turku Professional Competence in Nursing (PROCOMPNurse) 310145 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Leppä, Sirpa Helsinki University Central Hospital Precision medicine in B-cell lymphomas 311171 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 440 679

Lohi, Hannes University of Helsinki An omics approach to identify environmental, metabolic and genomic determinants of canine neurobehavioral traits as natural models of human anxiety 308887 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Mattila, Ville Matti Tampere University Hospital NITEP-Group: Treatment of distal radius fracture in patients 65 years of age and older – a set of prospective, randomized controlled trials / Consortium: NITEP 308203 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 305 601

Nykter, Matti University of Tampere Chromatin structure and enhancer landscape in prostate cancer progression 310829 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Paloneva, Juha Central Finland Healthcare District NITEP-Group: Treatment of distal radius fracture in patients 65 years of age and older – a set of prospective, randomized controlled trials / Consortium: NITEP 308453 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 95 877

Pihlajaniemi, Taina University of Oulu Collagen XVIII in growth and treatment of solid cancers 308867 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 850

Ranki, Annamari University of Helsinki DEVELOPMENT OF GENE AND CELL THERAPY FOR APECED 309433 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Rantanen, Taina University of Jyväskylä Are older people becoming younger? Cohort differences in perceived age and functional capacity among 75- and 80-year-old people assessed 28 years apart (The Evergreen 2) 310526 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Rautio, Jarkko University of Eastern Finland LAT1-targeted prodrugs for improved drug delivery to invasive glioma cells 308329 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 441 492

Rinne, Juha Olavi University of Turku Translational approaches in the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer´s disease 310962 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Saarma, Mart University of Helsinki CDNF and its Domains: Mode of Action and Novel Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease 310891 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Saharinen, Pipsa I University of Helsinki Vascular stabilization via Angiopoietin-Tie and Angiopoietin-integrin pathways 310075 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Saraste, Antti University of Turku Molecular imaging of ischemic heart disease: New imaging biomarkers for clinical translation 310136 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 431 256

Scheperjans, Filip Helsinki University Central Hospital Role of the microbiome-gut-brain axis in prodromal and established Parkinson's disease 310835 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Schleutker, Johanna University of Turku Inherited gene mutations in aggressive prostate cancer 310105 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 446 838

Solin, Pia National Institute for Health and Welfare Positive mental health, quality of life and social support experienced by people living alone in Finland. 308823 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Sourander, Andre University of Turku Prenatal and Early Infancy Risk Factors of ADHD – A Nationwide Biomarker and Register-Based Study 310834 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Taari, Kimmo Helsinki University Central Hospital Prostate Cancer Screening Trial / Consortium: ProScreen 311481 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 239 211

Taimen, Pekka University of Turku LMNA-related dilated cardiomyopathy: modelling and molecular targeting of cellular stress in vitro and in vivo 309443 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Tanila, Heikki University of Eastern Finland Cellular specificity of initial pathology in Alzheimer’s disease 310059 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Tolonen, Hanna National Institute for Health and Welfare Projections of the burden of disease and disability in Finland - health policy prospects 307907 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Tuomela, Johanna University of Turku Bisfosfonaattien aiheuttaman tulehdusreaktion kliininen merkitys 308375 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Töyräs, Juha University of Eastern Finland Triple Contrast Method for Computed Tomography Diagnostics of Cartilage Injuries 307932 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Vahteristo, Pia University of Helsinki Genomic Profiling of Gynecological Tumors 307773 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Vuopio, Jaana University of Turku Streptococcal infections and carriage (DICAR) 308482 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 396 785

Wartiovaara, Kirmo University of Helsinki Genomic editing for treating hemoglobin diseases 308481 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.12.2020 342 063

Xhaard, Henri University of Helsinki Novel protozoan inhibitors through structure- and fragment-based drug discovery approaches 310297 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849

Yki-Järvinen, Hannele University of Helsinki Pathogenesis of Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases (NAFLDs) in humans 309263 28.04.2017 01.09.2017 - 31.08.2021 448 849