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Leena Kivipelto

Head of Section, Adjunct Professor


MD: 1987, University of Helsinki, Finland; PhD: 1991, University of Helsinki, Finland. Doctoral thesis: “Neuropeptide FF, a morphine-modulating peptide in the central nervous system of rats”; Board certified neurosurgeon: 1996, University of Helsinki, Finland.

Areas of publications: Neuropeptides of central nervous system, neuro-oncology


linical interests: Vascular neurosurgery, bypass surgery, pituitary surgery, spine surgery

Finnish, Swedish, English
Positions of responsibility

Memberships: Finnish Neurosurgical Society


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