Laura Korhonen


Further information on the affiliationLastenpsykiatrian kliininen opettaja

Curriculum Vitae

MD 1999, Uppsala University

PhD (Developmental neuroscience) 2002, Uppsala University

Associate professor of neurobiology 2005, Uppsala University

Special competence in medical education 2011


Postdoctoral fellow 2003, McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School

Postdoctoral fellow 2004-2005, Minerva Medical Research Institute

Academy research fellow 2005-2011

MD at Uppsala University Hospital 2000-2003

MD at Helsinki University Central hospital, Div of Child Psychiatry 2010-

University lecturer, University of Helsinki, Inst of Biomedicine and Inst of Clinical Medicine 2011-

Latest publications

  1. Pulassa lapsen kanssa

    Sinkkonen, J. (ed.) & Korhonen, L. (ed.) 20 Oct 2015 1. p. ed. Helsinki: Duodecim. 312 p.

    Publication: Book/anthologyD6 Edited professional book

  2. Ubiquitin-specific protease-14 reduces cellular aggregates and protects against mutant huntingtin-induced cell degeneration: involvement of the proteasome and ER stress-activated kinase IRE1 alpha

    Hyrskyluoto, A., Bruelle, C., Lundh, S. H., Do, H. T., Kivinen, J., Rappou, E., Reijonen, S., Waltimo, T., Petersen, A., Lindholm, D. & Korhonen, L. 15 Nov 2014 In : Human Molecular Genetics. 23, 22, p. 5928-5939 12 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  3. Fibroblast growth factor-21 enhances mitochondrial functions and increases the activity of PGC-1alpha in human dopaminergic neurons via Sirtuin-1

    Mäkelä, J., Tselykh, T., Maiorana, F., Eriksson-Rosenberg, O., Do, H. T., Mudo, G., Korhonen, L., Belluardo, N. & Lindholm, D. B. 2014 In : SpringerPlus. 12 p., 3:2

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

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Latest activities

  1. Pro gradu

    Laura Korhonen (Supervisor), 2014

    Activity: Thesis supervision, mentoring and examinationSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

  2. The Association Francaise contre les Myopathies, grant evaluation

    Laura Korhonen (Expert), , 2014

    Activity: Councils, boards, committees and networksMembership or other role in review committee

  3. Varainhoitaja

    Laura Korhonen (Member), , 2013 → …

    Activity: Councils, boards, committees and networksMembership or other role in national/international committee, council, board

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MD PhD, associate professor, child psychiatrist

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