Even short-term exposure to ultra-fine particles at relatively low doses can lead to elevated cytokine levels, alter the expression of brain membrane drug transporter proteins, and affect gene expression in the olfactory bulb.
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Doctoral defence of Pia Laitinen, MSc, 8 Sept 2023: Novel microRNA could support the treatment of heart attack and ischemic stroke
In the future, it may be possible to use microRNAs in the treatment of heart attack and ischemic stroke to help the tissue to grow new capillaries and to gain back its normal function.
Combatting cerebrovascular disorders on a broad front
Cerebrovascular disorders in the working-age population have become common in high-income countries. “In part, this is probably due to changes in lifestyles," said Docent Jukka Putaal at the XXII Nordic Stroke Society Congress in Kuopio.
Academy of Finland grants funding to 12 Academy Projects in biosciences, health and environmental research at UEF
The Academy of Finland’s Research Council for Biosciences, Health and the Environment granted more than 5.2 million euros of funding to Academy Projects at the University of Eastern Finland.