Lab members

People working in our group.
Principal Investigator

Perttu Lindsberg, MD, Phd, Professor

Research Program for Molecular Neurology
Haartmaninkatu 8
FIN-00290 Helsinki
Tel. +358 9 471 71963

  • MD, Docent Petra Ijäs, postdoctoral investigator
  • MD, Docent Tiina Sairanen, postdoctoral investigator
  • MD, Docent Daniel Strbian, postdoctoral investigator
  • MD, Docent Marja-Liisa Karjalainen-Lindsberg, postdoctoral investigator
  • MD, PhD Krista Nuotio, postdoctoral investigator
  • PhD Hanna Heikkilä, postdoctoral investigator
  • MD, MSc, PhD Suvi Koskinen, postdoctoral investigator
  • MD Pia Isoviita, predoctoral investigator
  • MD Olli Mattila, predoctoral investigator
  • MSc Tiina Nukarinen, predoctoral investigator
  • MD Saana Pihlasviita, predoctoral investigator
  • Juhani Ritvonen, medical student, predoctoral investigator
  • MSc Nancy Lim, laboratory technician
  • MSc Hande Demir-Holopainen, laboratory manager
Ph.D. Theses
  • Suvi Koskinen, Near-Occlusive Atherosclerotic Carotid Artery Disease: A Studey With Computed Tomography Angiography. MSc, MD, PhD 2019
  • Tuukka Puolakka, Stroke and the Emergency Medical Services : Enhancing Performance within the Chain of Survival. MD, PhD 2017
  • Jani Saksi, Stroke-associated carotid atherosclerosis: a role for FABP4 in atheroma vulnerability and cardiometabolic risk. PhD 2015
  • Daniel Strbian, The role of mast cells in ischemic and hemorrhagic brain injury. MD, PhD, 2008
  • Krista Nuotio, Molecular mediators linking stroke and carotid artery disease. MD, PhD 2007
  • Jinghui Yang, Peripheral immune response in chronic relapsing experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis in SJL mice. MD, PhD 2003
  • Tiina Sairanen, Mediators of inflammation in cerebral ischemia: roles of cytokine and cyclooxygenase-2 activation. MD, PhD 2001
Main Collaborators (outside Molecular Neurology Program)
  • Professor Petri T. Kovanen Wihuri Research Insitute, Helsinki
  • Professor Heinrich Mattle, Inselspital, University of Bern, Switzerland