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  • PL 56 (Viikinkaari 9)

    00014

    Finland

20172018
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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

I am a PhD student in the group of Iiris Hovatta. We study the genetic and neurobiological mechanisms underlying anxiety and mood disorders, using animal models of anxiety-like behaviour.

Education/Academic qualification

Neuroscience, MSc, University of Helsinki

Psychology, BSc, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

Keywords

  • 3112 Neurosciences
  • Neurogenomics
  • 1184 Genetics, developmental biology, physiology
  • 3124 Neurology and psychiatry

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

Publications 2017 2018

Genetic Control of Myelin Plasticity after Chronic Psychosocial Stress

Laine, M. A., Trontti, K., Misiewicz, Z., Sokolowska, E., Kulesskaya, N., Heikkinen, A., Saarnio, S., Balcells, I., Ameslon, P., Greco, D., Mattila, P., Ellonen, P., Paulin, L., Auvinen, P., Jokitalo, E. & Hovatta, I., Jul 2018, In : eNeuro. 5, 4, 16 p., UNSP e0166-18.2018.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Brain activation induced by chronic psychosocial stress in mice

Laine, M. A., Sokolowska, E., Dudek, M., Callan, S-A., Hyytia, P. & Hovatta, I., 8 Nov 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 11 p., 15061.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Prizes

FENS, IBRO-PERC and The Brain Prize Stipend

Mikaela Laine (Recipient), 26 Sep 2016

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities 2016 2017

  • 6 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 1 Oral presentation

Brain & Mind Symposium 2017

Mikaela Laine (Poster Presentation)
21 Sep 201722 Sep 2017

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

XIII European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease

Mikaela Laine (Poster Presentation)
7 Jul 201711 Jul 2017

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

The 3rd Finnish Symposium of Biological Psychiatry, Finland

Mikaela Laine (Member of organizing committee), Mikaela Antonina Laine (Poster Presentation)
19 Dec 2017

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

B&M Symposium 2016

Mikaela Laine (Poster Presentation)
15 Sep 2016

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

Neuroscience Finland 2016

Mikaela Laine (Poster Presentation)
25 Oct 2016

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