Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The aim of DPDR is to educate experts that have a wide view of drugs and toxicology. DPDR is a multidisciplinary doctoral programme and research in DPDR covers the life cycle of medicines and toxicology. More specifically, groups in DPDR study diverse areas in drug research, such as drug design and synthesis, bioactivity screening, pharmaceutical microbiology, drug formulation, nanomedicine, industrial manufacturing, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, analytics, drug interactions, pharmacogenetics, pharmacology and clinical pharmacology, clinic al drug research, pharmacoepidemiology, clinical pharmacy, pharmacoeconomics, toxicology and clinical toxicology and veterinary drug research.

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Projects 2016 2023

RESET-ME: Restoring E. coli sensitivity for antibiotics by blocking TolC-mediated efflux

Tammela, P., Durante Cruz, C., Windshugel, B., Winterhalter, M., Jirgensons, A. & Ceccarelli, M.


Project: Research project

EDUFI-Fellowship / Bystriakova

Lou, Y. & Bystriakova, M.


Project: Research project

Publications 2012 2019

Open Access

Acetalated Dextran Nanoparticles Loaded into an Injectable Alginate Cryogel for Combined Chemotherapy and Cancer Vaccination

Bauleth-Ramos, T., Ting-Yu Shih, T-Y. S., Shahbazi, M-A., Najibi, A. J., Mao, A. S., Liu, D., Granja, P., Santos, H. A., Sarmento, B. & Mooney, D. J., 7 Jun 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Advanced Functional Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Acetylated nanocellulose for single-component bioinks and cell proliferation on 3D-printed scaffolds

Ajdary, R., Huan, S., Zanjanizadeh Ezazi, N., Xiang, W., Grande, R., Santos, H. A. & Rojas, O. J., 22 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Biomacromolecules.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Activities 2012 2019

Amr Elseragy's thesis supervisory board member

Sanna Lehtonen (Supervisor)
2019 → …

Activity: Examination typesMember of doctoral thesis committee / follow-up group

Riga Stradins Univ, Riga Stradins University

Anne Juppo (Visiting lecturer)
7 Jan 201911 Jan 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Design of selective NCX inhibitors for chronic treatments and acute on-off use

Jari Yli-Kauhaluoma (Pre-examiner)
14 May 2019

Activity: Examination typesPre-examiner of doctoral thesis

Security questions related to operations: Risk factors and controlling them

Jari Tapani Yli-Kauhaluoma (Speaker)
22 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


Best Poster Award Sponsored by TCI

Riccardo Provenzani (Recipient), 27 Aug 2017

Prize: Prizes and awards

Best Poster Prize

Helinä Kahma (Recipient), 9 Nov 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards


Tanja Riina Bruun (Recipient), 16 Feb 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

Press / Media

Short communication in Duodecim, section In press

Sanna Lehtonen


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Haastattelu Parkinson-postia lehdessä (04/2018)

Henri Huttunen


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Interview in Helsingin Sanomat

Sanna Lehtonen


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Haastattelu Loimu-lehdessä 04/2018

Henri Huttunen


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media