Ville-Petteri Makinen

Associate Professor

  • 2282 Citations
  • 26 h-Index
20052020
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Ville-Petteri Mäkinen's main focus is on the molecular determinants of human phenotypes and their significance to chronic morbidity such as dementia, obesity, diabetes and heart disease later in life. His core interest is in Alzheimer’s disease, but he is also maintaining an active role in cardiometabolic and metabolomics research via international collaborations. He holds an EMBL Australia Group Leader position in the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) in Adelaide, and he is affiliated with the Faculaty of Molecular and Biological Sciences at the University of Adelaide. The interest in systems genetics and epidemiology started early in A/Prof Mäkinen's career. In his doctoral thesis from Aalto University in Finland, he demonstrated the detrimental effects of the metabolic syndrome phenotype on the long-term adverse outcomes in type 1 diabetes. At the same time, he developed a method to statistically estimate the robustness of complex human phenotypes, helped develop a high-throughput NMR metabolomics platform, and applied both to a large nation-wide cohort of type 1 diabetes. The software is now available as the Numero R package. Before coming to Australia, A/Prof Mäkinen studied integrative genomics in Prof Xia Yang's group in University of California Los Angeles and published new insight into the causal genetic perturbations of gene regulatory networks that predispose to coronary artery disease. He also developed new methodology that was published recently as part of the Mergeomics web site and R package. In 2014, he was appointed to the prestigious EMBL Australia position at SAHMRI, where he is currently leading a cross-disciplinary research group that focuses on the translation of epidemiological results on dementia and other age-associated diseases into wet lab hypotheses and vice versa.

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Research Output 2005 2020

Statistical reporting of metabolomics data: experience from a high-throughput NMR platform and epidemiological applications

Mutter, S., Worden, C., Paxton, K. & Makinen, V-P., 1 Jan 2020, In : Metabolomics. 16, 1, 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Insulin resistance and systemic metabolic changes in oral glucose tolerance test in 5340 individuals: An interventional study

Wang, Q., Jokelainen, J., Auvinen, J., Puukka, K., Keinänen-Kiukaanniemi, S., Järvelin, M. R., Kettunen, J., Makinen, V-P. & Ala-Korpela, M., 29 Nov 2019, In : BMC Medicine. 17, 1, 217.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Numero: a statistical framework to define multivariable subgroups in complex population-based datasets

Gao, S., Mutter, S., Casey, A. & Makinen, V-P., 1 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 48, 2, p. 369-374 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

A genome-wide association study of diabetic kidney disease in subjects with type 2 diabetes

Van Zuydam, N. R., Ahlqvist, E., Sandholm, N., Deshmukh, H., William Rayner, N., Abdalla, M., Ladenvall, C., Ziemek, D., Fauman, E., Robertson, N. R., McKeigue, P. M., Valo, E., Forsblom, C., Harjutsalo, V., Perna, A., Rurali, E., Loredana Marcovecchio, M., Igo, R. P., Salem, R. M., Perico, N. & 578 othersLajer, M., Käräjämäki, A., Imamura, M., Kubo, M., Takahashi, A., Sim, X., Liu, J., Van Dam, R. M., Jiang, G., Tam, C. H. T., Luk, A. O. Y., Lee, H. M., Lim, C. K. P., Szeto, C. C., So, W. Y., Chan, J. C. N., Ang, S. F., Dorajoo, R., Wang, L., Clara, T. S. H., McKnight, A. J., Duffy, S., Warren, Pezzolesi, M. G., Marre, M., Gyorgy, B., Hadjadj, S., Hiraki, L. T., Ahluwalia, T. S., Almgren, P., Schulz, C. A., Orho-Melander, M., Linneberg, A., Christensen, C., Witte, D. R., Grarup, N., Brandslund, I., Melander, O., Paterson, A. D., Tregouet, D., Maxwell, A. P., Lim, S. C., Ma, R. C. W., Shyong Tai, E., Maeda, S., Lyssenko, V., Tuomi, T., Krolewski, A. S., Rich, S. S., Hirschhorn, J. N., Florez, J. C., Dunger, D., Pedersen, O., Hansen, T., Rossing, P., Remuzzi, G., Brosnan, M. J., Palmer, C. N. A., Groop, P. H., Colhoun, H. M., Groop, L. C., McCarthy, M. I., Koivula, S., Uggeldahl, T., Forslund, T., Halonen, A., Koistinen, A., Koskiaho, P., Laukkanen, M., Saltevo, J., Tiihonen, M., Forsen, M., Granlund, H., Jonsson, A. C., Nyroos, B., Kinnunen, P., Orvola, A., Salonen, T., Vähänen, A., Paldanius, K. R., Riihelä, M., Ryysy, L., Laukkanen, K. H., Nyländen, P., Sademies, A., Anderson, S., Asplund, B., Byskata, U., Liedes, P., Kuusela, M., Virkkala, T., Nikkola, A., Ritola, E., Niska, T. M., Saarinen, H., Oukko-Ruponen, S. E., Virtanen, T., Lyytinen, V. A., Kari, P. H., Simonen, T., Kaprio, S. A., Kärkkäinen, J., Rantaeskola, B., Kääriäinen, T. P., Haaga, J., Pietiläinen, A. L., Klemetti, S., Nyandoto, T., Rontu, E., Satuli-Autere, S., Toivonen, K. R., Lansimaki, H. V., Ahonen, R., Ivaska-Suomela, M., Jauhiainen, A., Laine, M. M., Pellonpää, T., Puranen, R., Airas, M. A., Laakso, J., Rautavaara, K., Erola, R. M., Jatkola, E., Lönnblad, T. R., Malm, A., Mäkelä, J., Rautamo, E., Hentunen, P., Lagerstam, J., Feodoroff, M., Gordin, D., Heikkilä, O., Hietala, K., Fagerudd, J., Korolainen, M., Kyllönen, L., Kytö, J., Lindh, S., Pettersson-Fernholm, K., Rosengård-Bärlund, M., Sandelin, A., Thorn, L., Tuomikangas, J., Vesisenaho, T., Wadén, J., Sipilä, V., Kalliomäki, F. T., Koskelainen, J., Nikkanen, R., Savolainen, N., Sulonen, H., Valtonen, E., Norvio, L., Hämäläinen, A., Toivanen, E., Parta, J. A., Pirttiniemi, I., Aranko, S., Ervasti, S., Kauppinen-Mäkelin, R., Kuusisto, A., Leppälä, T., Nikkilä, K., Pekkonen, L., Jokelainen, K. S., Kananen, K., Karjalainen, M., Kemppainen, P., Mankinen, A. M., Reponen, A., Sankari, M., Suominen, P., Lappalainen, A., Liimatainen, M., Santaholma, J., Aimolahti, A., Huovinen, E., Ilkka, V., Lehtimäki, M., Pälikkö-Kontinen, E., Vanhanen, A., Koskinen, E., Siitonen, T., Huttunen, E., Ikäheimo, R., Karhapää, P., Kekäläinen, P., Laakso, M., Lakka, T., Lampainen, E., Moilanen, L., Tanskanen, S., Niskanen, L., Tuovinen, U., Vauhkonen, I., Voutilainen, E., Huang, Y., Lan, H. Y., Lok, S., Tomlinson, B., Tsui, S. K. W., Yu, W., Yip, K. Y. L., Chan, T. F., Fan, X., Tang, N., Tian, X., Chan, K. K. H., Xie, F., Ng, A. C. W., Cheung, G. P. Y., Yeung, M. W., Mai, S., Xie, F., Zhang, S., Yu, P., Weng, M., Savage, D. A., Walker, J., Thomas, S., Viberti, G. C., Boulton, A. J. M., Marshall, S., Demaine, A. G., Millward, B. A., Bain, S. C., Makinen, V-P., Ahola, A. J., Dahlström, E., Gordin, D., Heikkilä, O., Hietala, K., Kytö, J., Lehto, M., Lithovius, R., Panduru, N. M., Parkkonen, M., Rosengård-Bärlund, M., Saraheimo, M., Söderlund, J., Soro-Paavonen, A., Syreeni, A., Thorn, L. M., Tolonen, N., Wadén, J., McKay, G. J., Isakova, T., Guiducci, C., Taylor, A., Mirel, D. B., Williams, W. W., Brennan, E. P., Sadlier, D. M., Martin, F., Godson, C., Mayer, L., Gubitosi-Klug, R., Bourne, P., Schutta, M., Lackaye, M. E., Gregory, N. S., Kruger, D., Jones, J. K., Bhan, A., Golden, E., Aiello, L., Larkin, M., Nathan, D., Ziegler, G., Caulder, S., Pittman, C., Luttrell, L., Lopes-Virella, M., Johnson, M., Gunyou, K., Bergenstal, R., Vittetoe, B., Sivitz, W., Flaherty, N., Bantle, J., Hitt, S., Goldstein, D., Hainsworth, D., Cimino, L., Orchard, T., Wigley, C., Dagogo-Jack, S., Strowig, S., Raskin, P., Barnie, A., Zinman, B., Fahlstrom, R., Palmer, J., Harth, J., Driscoll, M., McDonald, C., Lipps Hagan, J., May, M., Levandoski, L., White, N., Gatcomb, P., Tamborlane, W., Adelman, D., Colson, S., Molitch, M., Lorenzi, G., Mudaliar, S., Johnsonbaugh, S., Miller, R., Canady, J., Schade, D., Bernal, M. L., Malone, J., Morrison, A., Martin, C., Herman, W., Pop-Busui, R., Cowie, C., Leschek, E., Cleary, P., Lachin, J., Zinman, B., Lorenzi, G., Braffett, B., Steffes, M., Arends, V., Blodi, B., Danis, R., Lawrence, D., Wabers, H., Soliman, E., Zhang, Z. M., Campbell, C., Hensley, S., Keasler, L., Mark, M., Albertini, M., Boustany, C., Ehlgen, A., Gerl, M., Huber, J., Schölch, C., Zimdahl-Gelling, H., Agardh, E., Ajanki, T., Al Maghrabi, N., Apelqvist, J., Bengtsson, E., Berglund, L., Björckbacka, H., Blom-Nilsson, U., Borell, M., Burström, A., Cilio, C., Cinthio, M., Dreja, K., Dunér, P., Engelbertsen, D., Fadista, J., Gomez, M., Goncalves, I., Hedblad, B., Hultgårdh, A., Johansson, M. E., Kennbäck, C., Kravic, J., Lernmark, A., Lindholm, E., Ling, C., Luthman, H., Neptin, M., Nilsson, J., Nilsson, P., Nilsson, T., Nordin, G., Ottoson-Laakso, E., Persson, A., Persson, M., Persson, M. A., Postma, J., Pranter, E., Rattik, S., Sterner, G., Tindberg, L., Wigren, M., Zetterqvist, A., Åkerlund, M., Ostling, G., Kanninen, T., Ahonen-Bishopp, A., Eliasson, A., Herrala, T., Tikka-Kleemola, P., Hamsten, A., Betsholtz, C., Björkholm, A., Foroogh, F., Genové, G., Gertow, K., Gigante, B., He, B., Leander, K., McLeod, O., Nastase-Mannila, M., Patrakka, J., Silveira, A., Strawbridge, R., Tryggvason, K., Vikström, M., Ohrvik, J., Österholm, A. M., Thorand, B., Gieger, C., Grallert, H., Ludwig, T., Nitz, B., Schneider, A., Wang-Sattler, R., Zierer, A., Benigni, A., Donadelli, R., Lesti, M. D., Noris, M., Piras, R., Ruggenenti, P., Chassin, L., Dalton, N., Deanfield, J., Horsford, J., Rice, C., Rudd, J., Walker, N., Whitehead, K., Wong, M., Adams, F., Akbar, T., Belch, J., Dove, F., Ellingford, A., Farran, B., Ferguson, M., Henderson, G., Houston, G., Khan, F., Leese, G., Livingstone, S., Looker, H., McCann, M., McGurnaghan, S., Morris, A., Newton, D., Pearson, E., Reekie, G., Smith, N., Shore, A., Aizawa, K., Ball, C., Bellenger, N., Casanova, F., Frayling, T., Gates, P., Gooding, K., Hattersley, A., Ling, R., Mawson, D., Shandas, R., Strain, D., Thorn, C., Smith, U., Hammarstedt, A., Häring, H., Sesti, G., Fagerholm, E., Parkkonen, M., Tolonen, N., Toppila, I., Salomaa, V., Havulinna, A., Kristiansson, K., Okamo, P., Peltola, T., Perola, M., Pietilä, A., Ripatti, S., Taimi, M., Ylä-Herttuala, S., Babu, M., Dijkstra, M., Gurzeler, E., Huusko, J., Kholová, I., Laakso, M., Merentie, M., Poikolainen, M., Groves, C., Juliusdottir, T., Karpe, F., Lagou, V., Morris, A., Cobelli, C., Di Camillo, B., Finotello, F., Sambo, F., Toffolo, G., Trifoglio, E., Bellazzi, R., Barbarini, N., Bucalo, M., Larizza, C., Magni, P., Malovini, A., Marini, S., Mulas, F., Quaglini, S., Sacchi, L., Vitali, F., Ferrannini, E., Boldrini, B., Kozakova, M., Mari, A., Morizzo, C., Mota, L., Natali, A., Palombo, C., Venturi, E., Walker, M., Patrono, C., Pagliaccia, F., Rocca, B., Nuutila, P., Haukkala, J., Knuuti, J., Roivainen, A., Saraste, A., McKeague, P., Colombo, M., Steckel-Hamann, B., Bokvist, K., Shankar, S., Thomas, M., Gan, L. M., Heinonen, S., Jönsson-Rylander, A. C., Momo, R., Schnecke, V., Unwin, R., Walentinsson, A., Whatling, C., Nogoceke, E., Pacheco, G. D., Formentini, I., Schindler, T., Tortoli, P., Bassi, L., Boni, E., Dallai, A., Guidi, F., Lenge, M., Matera, R., Ramalli, A., Ricci, S., Viti, J., Jablonka, B., Crowther, D., Gassenhuber, J., Hess, S., Hubschle, T., Juretschke, H. P., Rutten, H., Sadowski, T., Wohlfart, P., Clerin, V., Hyde, C., Malarstig, A., Pullen, N., Tilley, M., Tuthill, T. & Vangjeli, C., 1 Jul 2018, In : Diabetes. 67, 7, p. 1414-1427 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood pressure response toRAAS inhibition predicts all-cause mortality for individuals with type 1 diabetes and albuminuria

Mutter, S., Lithovius, R., Makinen, V-P. & Groop, P-H., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Activities 2019 2019

  • 12 Oral presentation
  • 2 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Time-series metabolomics and integrative genomics of age-associated complex diseases

Ville-Petteri Makinen (Speaker)
23 Jul 2019

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Pathway and network analysis in systems genetics

Ville-Petteri Makinen (Speaker)
27 Jun 2019

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Network analysis of complex human diseases

Ville-Petteri Makinen (Speaker)
27 Sep 2019

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Time-series metabolomics and integrative genomics of age-associated complex diseases

Ville-Petteri Makinen (Speaker)
30 Aug 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation