Publications by authors named "Pekka Saukko"

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Effects of atorvastatin and diet interventions on atherosclerotic plaque inflammation and [F]FDG uptake in LdlrApob mice.

Atherosclerosis 2017 08 11;263:369-376. Epub 2017 Apr 11.

Turku PET Centre, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, FI-20520 Turku, Finland; Heart Center, Turku University Hospital, Hämeentie 11, FI-20520 Turku, Finland; Clinical Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Hämeentie 11, FI-20520 Turku, Finland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2017.04.004DOI Listing
August 2017

The utilization of stable isotope analysis for the estimation of the geographic origins of unidentified cadavers.

Forensic Sci Int 2014 Dec 14;245:45-50. Epub 2014 Oct 14.

Department of Pathology and Applied Neurobiology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 602-8566, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2014.10.011DOI Listing
December 2014

[18F]fluorodeoxyglucose uptake in atherosclerotic plaques is associated with reduced coronary flow reserve in mice.

J Ultrasound Med 2014 Nov;33(11):1941-8

Turku PET Center, Turku University Hospital, University of Turku, and Åbo Akademi University, Turku, Finland (S.U., J.M.U.S., P.N., A.R., J.K., A.S.); Department of Forensic Medicine (P.S.), Turku Center for Disease Modeling (A.R.), and Institute of Clinical Medicine (A.S.), University of Turku, Turku, Finland; Department of Endocrinology, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland (P.N.); A. I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland (S.E.H., S.Y.-H.); and Heart Center, Turku University Hospital and University of Turku, Turku, Finland (A.S.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7863/ultra.33.11.1941DOI Listing
November 2014

Dimeric [(68)Ga]DOTA-RGD peptide targeting αvβ 3 integrin reveals extracellular matrix alterations after myocardial infarction.

Mol Imaging Biol 2014 Dec;16(6):793-801

Turku PET Centre, Turku University Hospital, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, 20520, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11307-014-0752-1DOI Listing
December 2014

A global analysis of Y-chromosomal haplotype diversity for 23 STR loci.

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Josephine Purps Sabine Siegert Sascha Willuweit Marion Nagy Cíntia Alves Renato Salazar Sheila M T Angustia Lorna H Santos Katja Anslinger Birgit Bayer Qasim Ayub Wei Wei Yali Xue Chris Tyler-Smith Miriam Baeta Bafalluy Begoña Martínez-Jarreta Balazs Egyed Beate Balitzki Sibylle Tschumi David Ballard Denise Syndercombe Court Xinia Barrantes Gerhard Bäßler Tina Wiest Burkhard Berger Harald Niederstätter Walther Parson Carey Davis Bruce Budowle Helen Burri Urs Borer Christoph Koller Elizeu F Carvalho Patricia M Domingues Wafaa Takash Chamoun Michael D Coble Carolyn R Hill Daniel Corach Mariela Caputo Maria E D'Amato Sean Davison Ronny Decorte Maarten H D Larmuseau Claudio Ottoni Olga Rickards Di Lu Chengtao Jiang Tadeusz Dobosz Anna Jonkisz William E Frank Ivana Furac Christian Gehrig Vincent Castella Branka Grskovic Cordula Haas Jana Wobst Gavrilo Hadzic Katja Drobnic Katsuya Honda Yiping Hou Di Zhou Yan Li Shengping Hu Shenglan Chen Uta-Dorothee Immel Rüdiger Lessig Zlatko Jakovski Tanja Ilievska Anja E Klann Cristina Cano García Peter de Knijff Thirsa Kraaijenbrink Aikaterini Kondili Penelope Miniati Maria Vouropoulou Lejla Kovacevic Damir Marjanovic Iris Lindner Issam Mansour Mouayyad Al-Azem Ansar El Andari Miguel Marino Sandra Furfuro Laura Locarno Pablo Martín Gracia M Luque Antonio Alonso Luís Souto Miranda Helena Moreira Natsuko Mizuno Yasuki Iwashima Rodrigo S Moura Neto Tatiana L S Nogueira Rosane Silva Marina Nastainczyk-Wulf Jeanett Edelmann Michael Kohl Shengjie Nie Xianping Wang Baowen Cheng Carolina Núñez Marian Martínez de Pancorbo Jill K Olofsson Niels Morling Valerio Onofri Adriano Tagliabracci Horolma Pamjav Antonia Volgyi Gusztav Barany Ryszard Pawlowski Agnieszka Maciejewska Susi Pelotti Witold Pepinski Monica Abreu-Glowacka Christopher Phillips Jorge Cárdenas Danel Rey-Gonzalez Antonio Salas Francesca Brisighelli Cristian Capelli Ulises Toscanini Andrea Piccinini Marilidia Piglionica Stefania L Baldassarra Rafal Ploski Magdalena Konarzewska Emila Jastrzebska Carlo Robino Antti Sajantila Jukka U Palo Evelyn Guevara Jazelyn Salvador Maria Corazon De Ungria Jae Joseph Russell Rodriguez Ulrike Schmidt Nicola Schlauderer Pekka Saukko Peter M Schneider Miriam Sirker Kyoung-Jin Shin Yu Na Oh Iulia Skitsa Alexandra Ampati Tobi-Gail Smith Lina Solis de Calvit Vlastimil Stenzl Thomas Capal Andreas Tillmar Helena Nilsson Stefania Turrina Domenico De Leo Andrea Verzeletti Venusia Cortellini Jon H Wetton Gareth M Gwynne Mark A Jobling Martin R Whittle Denilce R Sumita Paulina Wolańska-Nowak Rita Y Y Yong Michael Krawczak Michael Nothnagel Lutz Roewer

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2014 Sep 28;12:12-23. Epub 2014 Apr 28.

Department of Forensic Genetics, Institute of Legal Medicine and Forensic Sciences, Charité-Universitätsmedizin, Berlin, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fsigen.2014.04.008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4127773PMC
September 2014

Pharmacological activation of the melanocortin system limits plaque inflammation and ameliorates vascular dysfunction in atherosclerotic mice.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2014 Jul 1;34(7):1346-54. Epub 2014 May 1.

From the Department of Pharmacology, Drug Development and Therapeutics (P.R., H.S., E.K., S.N., E.S.), Turku Center for Disease Modeling (H.L., A.R., E.S.), Department of Forensic Medicine (P.S.), Turku Heart Center (A.S.), Turku PET Centre (P.R., J.M.U.S., S.H., M.S., H.L., J.K., A.S., A.R.), University of Turku, Turku, Finland; and Unit of Clinical Pharmacology (E.S.), Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.113.302963DOI Listing
July 2014

A trial of the utilization of stable isotope analysis for the estimation of the geographic origins of unidentified cadavers.

Forensic Sci Int 2013 Oct 2;232(1-3):237.e1-5. Epub 2013 Aug 2.

Department of Forensic Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 602-8566 Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2013.07.019DOI Listing
October 2013

Endothelial cell death and intimal foam cell accumulation in the coronary artery of infected hypercholesterolemic minipigs.

J Cardiovasc Transl Res 2013 Aug 12;6(4):579-87. Epub 2013 Apr 12.

Department of Veterinary Disease Biology, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Ridebanevej 9, 1870, Frederiksberg C, Denmark.

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August 2013

Detection of hypoxia by [18F]EF5 in atherosclerotic plaques in mice.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2011 May 3;31(5):1011-5. Epub 2011 Mar 3.

Turku PET Centre, Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, and Institute of Forensic Medicine and Turku Center for Disease Modeling, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 4-8, PO Box 52, FI-20520 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.110.221440DOI Listing
May 2011

Antibodies against the Trypanosoma cruzi ribosomal P proteins induce apoptosis in HL-1 cardiac cells.

Int J Parasitol 2011 May 19;41(6):635-44. Epub 2011 Jan 19.

Instituto de Investigaciones en Ingeniería Genética y Biología Molecular (INGEBI-CONICET), Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2010.12.010DOI Listing
May 2011

Cathepsins are involved in virus-induced cell death in ICP4 and Us3 deletion mutant herpes simplex virus type 1-infected monocytic cells.

J Gen Virol 2011 Jan 29;92(Pt 1):173-80. Epub 2010 Sep 29.

Department of Virology, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 13, FI-20520 Turku, Finland.

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January 2011

Molecular pathology in forensic medicine. Preface.

Forensic Sci Int 2010 Dec 21;203(1-3):1-2. Epub 2010 Aug 21.

Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Bonn, Stiftsplatz 12, 53111 Bonn, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2010.07.001DOI Listing
December 2010

Molecular pathology in forensic medicine--Introduction.

Forensic Sci Int 2010 Dec 21;203(1-3):3-14. Epub 2010 Aug 21.

Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2010.07.017DOI Listing
December 2010

Indoors forensic entomology: colonization of human remains in closed environments by specific species of sarcosaprophagous flies.

Forensic Sci Int 2010 Jun 21;199(1-3):38-42. Epub 2010 Mar 21.

Department of Forensic Medicine and Tampere University Hospital, FI-33014 University of Tampere, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2010.02.033DOI Listing
June 2010

Reduced-volume and low-volume typing of Y-chromosomal SNPs to obtain Finnish Y-chromosomal compound haplotypes.

Int J Legal Med 2009 Sep 28;123(5):413-8. Epub 2009 Aug 28.

Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Freiburg, Albertstrasse 9, 79104, Freiburg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00414-009-0358-3DOI Listing
September 2009

The role of international journals in legal/forensic medicine.

Authors:
Pekka Saukko

Leg Med (Tokyo) 2009 Apr 6;11 Suppl 1:S9-12. Epub 2009 Mar 6.

Department of Forensic Medicine, University of Turku, Finland, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, FI-20520 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.legalmed.2009.01.002DOI Listing
April 2009

JC viral DNA chip allows geographical localization of unidentified cadavers for rapid identification.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2008 Jan 27;2(1):54-60. Epub 2007 Sep 27.

National Research Institute of Police Science, 6-3-1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277-0882, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fsigen.2007.08.009DOI Listing
January 2008

Initial results of a clinical study: adenosine enhanced cardioprotection and its effect on cardiomyocytes apoptosis during coronary artery bypass grafting.

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2008 Apr 4;33(4):639-44. Epub 2008 Mar 4.

Heart Center, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejcts.2007.12.049DOI Listing
April 2008

Focussing on hard science in forensic medicine: genetics of sudden cardiac death (SCD).

Forensic Sci Int 2008 Jun 4;178(1):e17. Epub 2008 Mar 4.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2008.01.008DOI Listing
June 2008

Bioactive glass-derived hydroxyapatite-coating promotes granulation tissue growth in subcutaneous cellulose implants in rats.

Acta Biomater 2008 Mar 28;4(2):354-61. Epub 2007 Jul 28.

Departments of Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, FIN-20520 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2007.07.005DOI Listing
March 2008

BK virus genotype distribution offers information of tracing the geographical origins of unidentified cadaver.

Forensic Sci Int 2007 Nov 26;173(1):41-6. Epub 2007 Feb 26.

National Research Institute of Police Science, 277-0882 Chiba, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2007.01.022DOI Listing
November 2007

Incidence of fatal myocarditis: a population-based study in Finland.

Am J Epidemiol 2007 Mar 19;165(5):570-4. Epub 2007 Jan 19.

Department of Anatomy, University of Turku, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwk076DOI Listing
March 2007

Tasks of research in forensic medicine - different study types in clinical research and forensic medicine.

Forensic Sci Int 2007 Jan 23;165(2-3):92-7. Epub 2006 Jun 23.

Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Bonn, Stiftsplatz 12, D-53111 Bonn, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2006.05.009DOI Listing
January 2007

Future in forensic medicine as an academic discipline--focussing on research.

Forensic Sci Int 2007 Jan 21;165(2-3):87-91. Epub 2006 Jun 21.

Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Bonn, Stiftsplatz 12, 53111 Bonn, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2006.05.030DOI Listing
January 2007

Coronary flow reserve and heart failure in experimental coxsackievirus myocarditis. A transthoracic Doppler echocardiography study.

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 2006 Aug 24;291(2):H871-5. Epub 2006 Feb 24.

Department of Clinical Physiology, Turku University Central Hospital, Kiinamyllynkatu 6-8, 20520 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpheart.01375.2005DOI Listing
August 2006

Cystatin B as an intracellular modulator of bone resorption.

Matrix Biol 2006 Apr;25(3):149-57

Bone Biology Research Consortium, Department of Anatomy, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, FIN-20520 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.matbio.2005.10.005DOI Listing
April 2006

Diagnosis and presentation of fatal myocarditis.

Hum Pathol 2005 Sep;36(9):1003-7

Department of Anatomy, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, 20520 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humpath.2005.07.009DOI Listing
September 2005

Long-term evaluation of porous poly(epsilon-caprolactone-co-L-lactide) as a bone-filling material.

J Biomed Mater Res A 2005 Nov;75(2):308-15

Institute of Biomedicine, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, FIN-20520 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.30418DOI Listing
November 2005

Cytomegalovirus infection of the heart is common in patients with fatal myocarditis.

Clin Infect Dis 2005 Mar 4;40(5):683-8. Epub 2005 Feb 4.

Department of Anatomy, University of Turku, Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/427804DOI Listing
March 2005

Neuropathological examination in forensic context.

Forensic Sci Int 2004 Dec;146(2-3):73-81

Department of Pathology, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsingin yliopisto, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2004.06.022DOI Listing
December 2004

Loss of lysosomal association of cystatin B proteins representing progressive myoclonus epilepsy, EPM1, mutations.

Eur J Hum Genet 2005 Feb;13(2):208-15

Folkhälsan Institute of Genetics, Department of Medical Genetics and Neuroscience Center, Biomedicum Helsinki, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ejhg.5201300DOI Listing
February 2005

Apoptotic cardiomyocyte death in fatal myocarditis.

Am J Cardiol 2004 Sep;94(6):746-50

Department of Anatomy, Turku Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Turku, Kiinamyllynkatu 10, 20520 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2004.05.056DOI Listing
September 2004

Screening of some anti-androgenic endocrine disruptors using a recombinant cell-based in vitro bioassay.

J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 2004 Feb;88(2):157-66

Department of Physiology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsbmb.2003.11.005DOI Listing
February 2004

Brominated flame retardants and phenolic endocrine disrupters in Finnish human adipose tissue.

Chemosphere 2003 Dec;53(9):1123-30

Department of Organic Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Biskopsgatan 8, FIN-20500 Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0045-6535(03)00589-7DOI Listing
December 2003

Reduced cystatin B activity correlates with enhanced cathepsin activity in progressive myoclonus epilepsy.

Ann Med 2002 ;34(5):380-5

Department of Forensic Medicine, University of Turku, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/078538902320772124DOI Listing
February 2003