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Pekka Lappalainen, Academy professor

  • PL 56 (Viikinkaari 5)

    00014

    Finland

  • Viikinkaari 5, Biocenter 2

    00790 Helsinki

    Finland

20012020

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Fields of Science

  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology

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

Publications

Assembly of Peripheral Actomyosin Bundles in Epithelial Cells Is Dependent on the CaMKK2/AMPK Pathway

Rajakylä, E. K., Lehtimäki, J. I., Acheva, A., Schaible, N., Lappalainen, P., Krishnan, R. & Tojkander, S., 24 Mar 2020, In : Cell Reports. 30, 12, p. 4266-4280 19 p.

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Tropomodulins Control the Balance between Protrusive and Contractile Structures by Stabilizing Actin-Tropomyosin Filaments

Kumari, R., Jiu, Y., Carman, P. J., Tojkander, S., Kogan, K., Varjosalo, M., Gunning, P. W., Dominguez, R. & Lappalainen, P., 9 Mar 2020, In : Current Biology. 30, 5, p. 767-778.e5 17 p.

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How to fine-tune the cell's force producers

Lappalainen, P., 17 Jan 2019, In : Nature. 565, 7739, p. 297-298 2 p.

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Mechanism of synergistic actin filament pointed end depolymerization by cyclase-associated protein and cofilin

Kotila, T., Wioland, H., Enkavi, G., Kogan, K., Vattulainen, I., Jegou, A., Romet-Lemonne, G. & Lappalainen, P., 22 Nov 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 14 p., 5320.

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Regulation of actin dynamics by PI(4,5)P-2 in cell migration and endocytosis

Senju, Y. & Lappalainen, P., Feb 2019, In : Current Opinion in Cell Biology. 56, p. 7-13 7 p.

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Activities

Opponent of PhD-thesis defense

Pekka Lappalainen (Opponent)
2015

Activity: Examination typesOpponent of doctoral dissertation

ERC Starting Grant LS3 panel (External organisation)

Pekka Lappalainen (Member)
2015

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in review committee

eLife (Journal)

Pekka Lappalainen (Reviewer)
2015

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research journal

eLife (Journal)

Pekka Lappalainen (Reviewer)
2015

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research journal

ERC Starting Grant LS3 panel (External organisation)

Pekka Lappalainen (Member)
2015

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in review committee

Press / Media

Radio-ohjelmat YLE:ssä.

Pekka Lappalainen

01/01/2002

1 Media contribution

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