Alex Dickens


Adjunct Professor, Department of Biochemistry (Department of Biochemistry)
Senior Researcher, Centre for Biotechnology (Turku Centre for Biotechnology)

alex.dickens@utu.fi
Tykistökatu 6
Turku





Publications

Cessation of anti-VLA-4 therapy in a focal rat model of multiple sclerosis causes an increase in neuroinflammation (2019)
EJNMMI Research
Vainio SK, Dickens AM, Tuisku J, Eskola O, Solin O, Loyttyniemi E, Anthony DC, Rinne JO, Airas L, Haaparanta-Solin M
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Cord-Blood Lipidome in Progression to Islet Autoimmunity and Type 1 Diabetes (2019) Lamichhane Santosh, Ahonen Linda, Dyrlund Thomas Spartholt, Dickens Alex M., Siljander Heli, Hyöty Heikki, Ilonen Jorma, Toppari Jorma, Veijola Riitta, Hyötyläinen Tuulia, Knip Mikael, Oresic Matej
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Correlation of blood biomarkers and biomarker panels with traumatic findings on computed tomography after traumatic brain injury (2019)
Journal of Neurotrauma
Posti JP, Takala RS, Lagerstedt L, Dickens AM, Hossain I, Mohammadian M, Ala-Seppälä HM, Frantzén J, Van Gils M, Hutchinson PJ, Katila AJ, Maanpää HR, Menon D, Newcombe V, Tallus J, Hrusovsky K, Wilson D, Gill J, Sanchez JC, Tenovuo O, Zetterberg H, Blennow K.
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Impaired insulin sensitivity is associated with worsening cognition in HIV-infected patients (2019)
Neurology
Khuder SS, Chen SM, Letendre S, Marcotte T, Grant I, Franklin D, Rubin LH, Margolick JB, Jacobson LP, Sacktor N, D'Souza G, Stosor V, Lake JE, Rapocciolo G, McArthur JC, Dickens AM, Haughey NJ, Haughey NJ
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

An Overview of Metabolomics Data Analysis: Current Tools and Future Perspectives (2018) Comprehensive Analytical Chemistry Lamichhane S., Sen P., Dickens A., Hyötyläinen T., Orešič M.
(
B2 Book chapter)

Gut metabolome meets microbiome: A methodological perspective to understand the relationship between host and microbe (2018)
Methods
Santosh Lamichhane, Partho Sen, Alex M.Dickens, Matej Orešič, Hanne Christine Bertram
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Serum Metabolites Associated with Computed Tomography Findings after Traumatic Brain Injury (2018)
Journal of Neurotrauma
Dickens AM, Posti JP, Takala RSK, Ala-Seppala H, Mattila I, Coles JP, Frantzen J, Hutchinson PJ, Katila AJ, Kyllonen A, Maanpaa HR, Newcombe V, Outtrim J, Tallus J, Carpenter KLH, Menon DK, Hyotylainen T, Tenovuo O, Oresic M, Oresic M
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Astrocyte-shed extracellular vesicles regulate the peripheral leukocyte response to inflammatory brain lesions (2017)
Science Signaling
Dickens AM, Tovar-y-Romo LB, Yoo SW, Trout AL, Bae M, Kanmogne M, Megra B, Williams DW, Witwer KW, Gacias M, Tabatadze N, Cole RN, Casaccia P, Berman JW, Anthony DC, Haughey NJ
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Chronic low-level expression of HIV-1 Tat promotes a neurodegenerative phenotype with aging (2017)
Scientific Reports
Dickens AM, Yoo SW, Chin AC, Xu JD, Johnson TP, Trout AL, Hauser KF, Haughey NJ
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

HIV Tat protein and amyloid-beta peptide form multifibrillar structures that cause neurotoxicity (2017)
Nature Structural and Molecular Biology
Hategan A, Bianchet MA, Steiner J, Karnaukhova E, Masliah E, Fields A, Lee MH, Dickens AM, Haughey N, Dimitriadis EK, Nath A
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Impaired Insulin Sensitivity Indicates Worsening Cognitive Function in HIV-infected Patients (2017)
Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology
Khuder S, Kim S, Letendre S, Marcotte I, Saktor N, McArthur JC, Dickens AM, Haughey NJ
(
O2 Other)

Inflammatory Stroke Extracellular Vesicles Induce Macrophage Activation (2017)
Stroke
Couch Y, Akbar N, Davis S, Fischer R, Dickens AM, Neuhaus AA, Burgess AI, Rothwell PM, Buchan AM
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Metabolomics profiling as a diagnostic tool in severe traumatic brain injury (2017)
Frontiers in Neurology
Jussi P. Posti, Alex M. Dickens, Matej Orešič, Tuulia Hyötyläinen, Olli Tenovuo
(
A2 Review article in a scientific journal)

Modifications in acute phase and complement systems predict shifts in cognitive status of HIV-infected patients (2017)
AIDS
Ubaida-Mohien C, Lamberty B, Dickens AM, Mielke MM, Marcotte T, Sacktor N, Grant I, Letendre S, Franklin D, Cibrowski P, Tharakan R, McArthur JC, Fox H, Haughey NJ
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

In Vivo PET Imaging Demonstrates Diminished Microglial Activation After Fingolimod Treatment in an Animal Model of Multiple Sclerosis (2015)
Journal of Nuclear Medicine
Airas L, Dickens A, Elo P, Marjamäki, P, Johansson J, Eskola O, Jones P, Trigg W, Solin O, Haaparanta-Solin M, Anthony D, Rinne J
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Microglial activation correlates with disease progression in multiple sclerosis (2015) E. Rissanen, J. Tuisku, M. Gardberg, A.M. Dickens, M. Sucksdorff, J. Rokka, T. Paavilainen, R. Parkkola, J.O. Rinne, L. Airas
(
O2 Other)

Detection of microglial activation in an acute model of neuroinflammation using PET and radiotracers 11C-(R)-PK11195 and 18F-GE-180 (2014)
Journal of Nuclear Medicine
Alex M. Dickens, Susanne Vainio, Päivi Marjamäki, Jarkko Johansson, Paula Lehtiniemi, Johanna Rokka, Juha Rinne, Olof Solin, Merja Haaparanta-Solin, Paul A. Jones, William Trigg, Daniel C. Anthony, Laura Airas
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Lentivirus-Mediated alpha-Melanocyte-Stimulating Hormone Overexpression in the Hypothalamus Decreases Diet Induced Obesity in Mice (2013)
Journal of Neuroendocrinology
Eerola K, Nordlund W, Virtanen S, Dickens AM, Mattila M, Ruohonen ST, Chua SC Jr, Wardlaw SL, Savontaus M, Savontaus E
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

A comparative study of two PET radioligands for the imaging of neuroinflammation in an animal model of multiple sclerosis (2012)
Journal of Neuroimmunology
Journal of Neuroimmunology Dickens AM, Koivisto S, Marjamaki P, Ruittala E, Solin O, Rinne J, Haaparanta-Solin M, Jones P, Trigg W, Anthony D, Airas L
(
O2 Other)


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