Research Topics

Genomes and Genes


Nina Mononen


Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland


  1. Kananen L, Marttila S, Nevalainen T, Jylhävä J, Mononen N, Kähönen M, et al. Aging-associated DNA methylation changes in middle-aged individuals: the Young Finns study. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:103 pubmed publisher
    ..We speculate that the a-CpGs identified here in a population with a narrow age-range represent clock-like changes, as they showed concordant methylation behavior in population spanning whole adulthood as well. ..
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    Mononen N, Ikonen T, Autio V, Rökman A, Matikainen M, Tammela T, et al. Androgen receptor CAG polymorphism and prostate cancer risk. Hum Genet. 2002;111:166-71 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that the CAG polymorphism of the AR gene is unlikely to have a major role in the development or progression of PC in the Finnish population. The association of CAG repeats with the risk of BPH warrants further study. ..