Research Topics

Annakaisa Haapasalo

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc The many substrates of presenilin/γ-secretase
    Annakaisa Haapasalo
    Institute of Clinical Medicine Neurology, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Alzheimers Dis 25:3-28. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Age-related macular degeneration (AMD): Alzheimer's disease in the eye?
    Kai Kaarniranta
    Department of Ophthalmology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Alzheimers Dis 24:615-31. 2011
  3. doi request reprint AMP-activated protein kinase: a potential player in Alzheimer's disease
    Antero Salminen
    Department of Neurology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Neurochem 118:460-74. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Astrocytes in the aging brain express characteristics of senescence-associated secretory phenotype
    Antero Salminen
    Department of Neurology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 34:3-11. 2011

Collaborators

  • Antero Salminen
  • Kai Kaarniranta
  • Hilkka Soininen
  • Mikko Hiltunen
  • Johanna Ojala

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc The many substrates of presenilin/γ-secretase
    Annakaisa Haapasalo
    Institute of Clinical Medicine Neurology, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Alzheimers Dis 25:3-28. 2011
    ..Finally, we recapitulate the current knowledge on the possible physiological function of PS/γ-secretase-mediated cleavage of specific substrate proteins...
  2. doi request reprint Age-related macular degeneration (AMD): Alzheimer's disease in the eye?
    Kai Kaarniranta
    Department of Ophthalmology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Alzheimers Dis 24:615-31. 2011
    ..However, it seems that these diseases have a different genetic background. In this review, differences and similarities of AMD and AD are thoroughly discussed...
  3. doi request reprint AMP-activated protein kinase: a potential player in Alzheimer's disease
    Antero Salminen
    Department of Neurology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    J Neurochem 118:460-74. 2011
    ..We will outline the potential role of AMPK function in respect to various aspects affecting AD pathogenesis...
  4. doi request reprint Astrocytes in the aging brain express characteristics of senescence-associated secretory phenotype
    Antero Salminen
    Department of Neurology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Neurosci 34:3-11. 2011
    ..We will review the astroglial changes occurring during aging and emphasize that senescent astrocytes can have an important role in age-related neuroinflammation and neuronal degeneration...