If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

Molecular Medicine, PhD

Fields of Science

  • 3111 Biomedicine

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

Publications 2014 2019

Nuclear factor E2-related factor 2 deficiency impairs atherosclerotic lesion development but promotes features of plaque instability in hypercholesterolaemic mice

Ruotsalainen, A-K., Lappalainen, J. P., Heiskanen, E., Merentie, M., Sihvola, V., Näpänkangas, J., Lottonen-Raikaslehto, L., Kansanen, E., Adinolfi, S., Kaarniranta, K., Ylä-Herttuala, S., Jauhiainen, M., Pirinen, E. & Levonen, A-L., 1 Jan 2019, In : Cardiovascular Research. 115, 1, p. 243-254 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

The NAD-Booster Nicotinamide Riboside Potently Stimulates Hematopoiesis through Increased Mitochondrial Clearance

Vannini, N., Campos, V., Girotra, M., Trachsel, V., Rojas-Sutterlin, S., Tratwal, J., Ragusa, S., Stefanidis, E., Ryu, D., Rainer, P. Y., Nikitin, G., Giger, S., Li, T. Y., Semilietof, A., Oggier, A., Yersin, Y., Tauzin, L., Pirinen, E., Cheng, W-C., Ratajczak, J. & 16 othersCanto, C., Ehrbar, M., Sizzano, F., Petrova, T. V., Vanhecke, D., Zhang, L., Romero, P., Nahimana, A., Cherix, S., Duchosal, M. A., Ho, P-C., Deplancke, B., Coukos, G., Auwerx, J., Lutolf, M. P. & Naveiras, O., 7 Mar 2019, In : Cell Stem Cell. 24, 3, p. 405-+ 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Adipose tissue mitochondrial capacity associates with long-term weight loss success

Jokinen, R., Rinnankoski-Tuikka, R., Kaye, S., Saarinen, L., Heinonen, S., Myöhänen, M., Rappou, E., Jukarainen, S., Rissanen, A., Pessia, A., Velagapudi, V., Virtanen, K. A., Pirinen, E. & Pietiläinen, K. H., Apr 2018, In : International Journal of Obesity. 42, 4, p. 817-825 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

NAD(+) repletion produces no therapeutic effect in mice with respiratory chain complex III deficiency and chronic energy deprivation

Purhonen, J., Rajendran, J., Tegelberg, S., Smolander, O-P., Pirinen, E., Kallijärvi, J. & Fellman, V., Nov 2018, In : FASEB Journal. 32, 11, p. 5913-5926 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Adipose tissue NAD(+)-homeostasis, sirtuins and poly(ADP-ribose) polymerases - important players in mitochondrial metabolism and metabolic health

Jokinen, R., Pirnes-Karhu, S., Pietilainen, K. H. & Pirinen, E., Aug 2017, In : Redox biology. 12, p. 246-263 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Activities 2010 2014

  • 2 Supervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis
  • 1 Academic visit to other institution

Supervisor of doctoral thesis: Elisabeth Rappou

Eija Pirinen (Supervisor)
2014 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

Ecole Polytechnique Féderale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Eija Pirinen (Other role)
20102014

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Supervisor of doctoral thesis: Anna-Kaisa Ruotsalainen

Eija Pirinen (Supervisor)
2010 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis