Previous and ongoing projects

Previous PhD projects


PhD student


Preclinical evaluation of common markers and iohexol for the development of intestinal permeability tests in dogs: Studies on laboratory Beagle dogs and Sprague-Dawley rats.

Rafael Frias


Effects of diet on the intestinal microbiota, bacteria-derived metabolites and digestive enzymes in healthy dogs

Ingrid Hang


Tylosin-responsive Diarrhea in Dogs – Clinical trials on tylosin’s efficacy, dosage regimen, and effects on fecal enterococci

Susanne Kilpinen


Doberman hepatitis - Role of Immunological and Genetic Mechanisms.

Hanna Dyggve


Determination and Evaluation of Mucosal Matrix Metalloproteinase -2 and -9, S100A12 and Myeloperoxidase in the Intestine of Dogs with Chronic Enteropathies and Healthy Control Dogs

Mohsen Hanifeh


Oral cobalamin supplementation in dogs with chronic enteropathies and low serum cobalamin concentrations – Comparative studies and effects on biochemical markers of intracellular markers of cobalamin deficiency

Linda Toresson



Ongoing PhD projects


PhD student

Magnetic resonance cholangiography and endoscopic retrograde cholangiography in dogs with biliary tract disorders Vahideh Rahmani

Endoscopic visual and near infrared diffuse reflectance spectral analysis for the recognition of the gastrointestinal and bronchial walls

Maarit Luukkainen-Soilu

Real-time assessment of canine liver function

Agnieszka Grobelna

Chromoendoscopy for the diagnosis of gastric mucosal disorders

Marcus Candido

Development of an in vivo intestinal permeability test to refine and reduce the use of mouse models in research

Victoria Ortin Piqueras

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