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    00014

    Finland

20062019
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Education information

12.2004 PhD degree, Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Biophysics, Russian Academy of science. Major subject – physiology.

Education information

19.08.2015 Docent in Animal Physiology, University of Helsinki

Curriculum vitae

Current Position:

2013-present: senior scientist, group of Heikki Rauvala, Neuroscience Center, University of Helsinki

research focus: neuroregeneration in CNS; spinal cord injury; functional recovery after spinal cord injury; pre-clinical research of therapetic interventions for spinal cord injury

 

Previous work experience 

2016-2017: post-doctoral fellow, group of Iiris Hovatta, Department of Bioscience, University of Helsinki

research focus: molecular mechanisms of anxiety-like behavior, genetics of anxiety disoders

2005-2013: post-doctoral researcher, Mouse Behavioral Unit, Neuroscience Center, University of Helsinki

research focus: mutant mice behavioral phenotyping; the impact of social factors on animal behavior; gene-environment interactions in normal and pathological behavior

2001-2006: researcher, Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Biophysics Russian Academy of Science

research focus: animal model of epileptogenesis; behavioral approach for early diagnostoc of epilepsy; memory progresses in epileptogenesis

Keywords

  • 3112 Neurosciences

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

Publications 2006 2019

  • 26 Article
  • 1 Conference article
  • 1 Review Article

Quantitative changes in perineuronal nets in development and posttraumatic condition

Lipachev, N., Arnst, N., Melnikova, A., Jäälinoja, H., Kochneva, A., Zhigalov, A., Kulesskaya, N., Aganov, A. V., Mavlikeev, M., Rauvala, H., Kiyasov, A. P. & Paveliev, M., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Molecular Histology. 50, 3, p. 203-216 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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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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JNK1 controls adult hippocampal neurogenesis and imposes cell-autonomous control of anxiety behaviour from the neurogenic niche

Mohammad, H., Marchisella, F., Ortega-Martinez, S., Hollos, P., Eerola, K., Komulainen, E., Kulesskaya, N., Freemantle, E., Fagerholm, V., Savontous, E., Rauvala, H., Peterson, B. D., van Praag, H. & Coffey, E. T., Feb 2018, In : Molecular Psychiatry. 23, 2, p. 362-374 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Two-fold elevation of endogenous GDNF levels in mice improves motor coordination without causing side-effects

Mätlik, K., Võikar, V., Vilenius, C., Kulesskaya, N. & Andressoo, J-O., 8 Aug 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 11861 .

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Inhibition and enhancement of neural regeneration by chondroitin sulfate proteoglycans

Rauvala, H., Paveliev, M., Kuja-Panula, J. & Kulesskaya, N., May 2017, In : Neural regeneration research. 12, 5, p. 687-+ 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

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Projects 2012 2015

Novel approaches to traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries

Kulesskaya, N.

01/10/201231/12/2015

Project: Research project

Activities 2006 2019

WFL Scientific Meeting 2019

Natalia Kulesskaya (Poster Presentation)
6 May 20198 May 2019

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

ChemBio2019

Natalia Kulesskaya (Attendee)
27 Mar 201928 Mar 2019

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

Project Management Training for Researchers

Natalia Kulesskaya (Attendee)
1 Apr 20192 Apr 2019

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

The 4th Finnish Symposium on Biological Psychiatry

Natalia Kulesskaya (Attendee)
17 Dec 2018

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

Neuro­science Cen­ter 15th An­niversary and 1st Hel­sinki Brain Cen­ter Sym­posium

Natalia Kulesskaya (Attendee)
3 May 20184 May 2018

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