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Description of research and teaching

Toxoplasma gondii, host-parasite interactions, parasitology

Fields of Science

  • 413 Veterinary science
  • Toxoplasma gondii
  • toxoplasmosis
  • veterinary parasitology
  • zoonoses
  • epidemiology
  • molecular epidemiology
  • zoonotic parasites
  • zoonotic parasitology
  • 3142 Public health care science, environmental and occupational health
  • zoonoses
  • epidemiology
  • parasitology
  • zoonotic parasitology

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

Publications

Wild and domestic animals as hosts of Toxoplasma gondii in Finland

Jokelainen, P., 2013, Helsinki: University of Helsinki. 113 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisCollection of Articles

The disease burden of congenital toxoplasmosis in Denmark, 2014

Nissen, J., Jokelainen, P., Stensvold, C. R., Trevisan, C., Fuchs, J., Burgdorf, K. S., Nielsen, H. V. & Pires, S. M., 30 May 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 5, 12 p., 0178282.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Serological Evidence of Exposure to Globally Relevant Zoonotic Parasites in the Estonian Population

Lassen, B., Janson, M., Viltrop, A., Neare, K., Hutt, P., Golovljova, I., Tummeleht, L. & Jokelainen, P., 10 Oct 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 10, 13 p., 0164142.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Echinococcus infections in the Baltic region

Marcinkute, A., Sarkunas, M., Moks, E., Saarma, U., Jokelainen, P., Bagrade, G., Laivacuma, S., Strupas, K., Sokolovas, V. & Deplazes, P., 30 Oct 2015, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 213, 3-4, p. 121-131 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Acute fatal toxoplasmosis in three Eurasian red squirrels (Sciurus vulgaris) caused by genotype II of Toxoplasma gondii

Jokelainen, P. & Nylund, M., 2012, In : Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 48, 2, p. 454-457 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Activities

The Annual Finnish Veterinary Congress 2015

Pikka Jokelainen (Poster Presentation)
2 Dec 20154 Dec 2015

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

Co-supervision of Graduation Thesis at Estonian University of Life Sciences: Karoliina Rissanen: Toxoplasma gondii in horses

Pikka Jokelainen (Co-supervisor)
2015 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

Journal of Parasitology and Vector Biology (JPVB) (Journal)

Pikka Jokelainen (Reviewer)
2015 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Finnish Epidemiological Society (External organisation)

Pikka Jokelainen (Board member)
12 Mar 2015 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in national/international committee, council, board

Canadian Veterinary Journal (Journal)

Pikka Jokelainen (Reviewer)
2015 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Press / Media