Publications by authors named "Pyry Toivanen"

14Publications

Snake venom VEGF Vammin induces a highly efficient angiogenic response in skeletal muscle via VEGFR-2/NRP specific signaling.

Sci Rep 2017 07 17;7(1):5525. Epub 2017 Jul 17.

Department of Biotechnology and Molecular Medicine, A.I.Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland.

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http://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-05876-y
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-05876-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5514023PMC
July 2017

Differential regulation of angiogenic cellular processes and claudin-5 by histamine and VEGF via PI3K-signaling, transcription factor SNAI2 and interleukin-8.

Angiogenesis 2017 Feb 21;20(1):109-124. Epub 2016 Nov 21.

Department of Biotechnology and Molecular Medicine, A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10456-016-9532-7DOI Listing
February 2017

Slit2 modifies VEGF-induced angiogenic responses in rabbit skeletal muscle via reduced eNOS activity.

Cardiovasc Res 2015 Jul 22;107(2):267-76. Epub 2015 May 22.

Department of Biotechnology and Molecular Medicine, A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, PO Box 1627, FIN-70211 Kuopio, Finland Science Service Center and Gene Therapy Unit, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvv161DOI Listing
July 2015

The impact of the receptor binding profiles of the vascular endothelial growth factors on their angiogenic features.

Biochim Biophys Acta 2014 Jan 8;1840(1):454-63. Epub 2013 Oct 8.

Department of Biotechnology and Molecular Medicine, A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, FI-70211 Kuopio, Finland. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S03044165130044
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbagen.2013.10.005DOI Listing
January 2014

Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-D stimulates VEGF-A, stanniocalcin-1, and neuropilin-2 and has potent angiogenic effects.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2011 Jul 7;31(7):1617-24. Epub 2011 Apr 7.

Department of Biotechnology and Molecular Medicine, AI Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.111.225961DOI Listing
July 2011

Structural determinants of vascular endothelial growth factor-D receptor binding and specificity.

Blood 2011 Feb 8;117(5):1507-15. Epub 2010 Dec 8.

Molecular Cancer Biology Program, Research Programs Unit, Haartman Institute, Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Biomedicum Helsinki, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1182/blood-2010-08-301549DOI Listing
February 2011

Novel vascular endothelial growth factor D variants with increased biological activity.

J Biol Chem 2009 Jun 14;284(23):16037-48. Epub 2009 Apr 14.

Department of Biotechnology and Molecular Medicine, A. I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, FI-70211 Kuopio, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M109.001123DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2708897PMC
June 2009