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Carina Tikkanen-Kaukanen

Adjunct Professor, Public Health, University of Eastern Finland, Adjunct Professor, Pharmaceutical Biology, University of Helsinki

1986 …2020

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Education/Academic qualification

Public Health, Docent, Itä-Suomen yliopisto

Award Date: 1 Sep 2016

Pharmaceutical biology, Docent, University of Helsinki

Award Date: 9 Feb 2011

Medical biochemistry, PhD, University of Eastern Finland (UEF)

Award Date: 20 Dec 1996

External positions

Docent, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio

24 Aug 2016 → …

Research Director, Luomuinstituutti

Jan 2013May 2017

Fields of Science

  • 416 Food Science
  • 317 Pharmacy
  • 3142 Public health care science, environmental and occupational health
  • 318 Medical biotechnology

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

Publications

Characterisation of the mucilage polysaccharides from Dioscorea opposita Thunb. with enzymatic hydrolysis

Ma, F., Wang, D., Zhang, Y., Li, M., Qing, W., Tikkanen-Kaukanen, C., Liu, X. & Bell, A. E., 15 Apr 2018, In : Food Chemistry. 245, p. 13-21 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Antimalarial Activity of Croton macrostachyus Stem Bark Extracts against Plasmodium berghei In Vivo

Obey, J. K., Ngeiywa, M. M., Kiprono, P., Omar, S., von Wright, A., Kauhanen, J. & Tikkanen-Kaukanen, C., 2018, In : Journal of Pathogens. 2018, 6 p., 2393854.

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Chemical components and emulsification properties of mucilage from Dioscorea opposita Thunb

Ma, F., Zhang, Y., Yao, Y., Wen, Y., Hu, W., Zhang, J., Liu, X., Bell, A. E. & Tikkanen-Kaukanen, C., 1 Aug 2017, In : Food Chemistry. 228, p. 315-322 8 p.

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Emulsification properties of polysaccharides from Dioscorea opposita Thunb.

Ma, F., Zhang, Y., Wen, Y., Yao, Y., Zhu, J., Liu, X., Bell, A. & Tikkanen-Kaukanen, C., 10 Jan 2017, In : Food Chemistry. 221, p. 919-925 7 p.

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Novel anti-infective potential of Salvianolic acid B against human serious pathogen Neisseria meningitidis

Huttunen, S., Toivanen, M., Liu, C-H. & Tikkanen-Kaukanen, C. A., 13 Jan 2016, In : BMC research notes. 9, 25, 6 p.

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Projects

Prizes

Tieteenkesyttäjä 2016

Tikkanen-Kaukanen, Carina (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities

Finnish Organic Research Institute (FORI) (Publisher)

Carina Tikkanen-Kaukanen (Editor in chief)

19 Jun 2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research anthology/collection/conference proceedings

NJF 4th Organic Conference 495 NJF Seminar

Carina Tikkanen-Kaukanen (Scientific Committee Chair)

15 Feb 201621 Jun 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

NJF 4th Organic Conference 495 NJF Seminar

Carina Tikkanen-Kaukanen (Speaker: Presenter)

20 Jun 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

22nd International Conference on Environmental Indicators

Carina Tikkanen-Kaukanen (Scientific Committee Member)

1 Aug 20175 Aug 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

22nd International Conference on Environmental Indicators

Carina Tikkanen-Kaukanen (Speaker: Presenter)

3 Aug 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars