PhD

Annika Smeds

Speciallaboratoriemästare, Technical services unit
Email: annika.smeds@abo.fi
Mobile: +358-469219674
Phone: +358-2-2154235


Peer-reviewed publications

A1 Journal article (refereed)
Valorization of lignin–carbohydrate complexes from hydrolysates of Norway spruce: Efficient separation, structural characterization, and antioxidant activity (2019)
Yongchao Zhang, Singhi Wang, Wenyang Xu, Fang Cheng, Andrey Pranovich, Annika Smeds, Stefan Willför, Chunlin Xu
ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
7-Hydroxymatairesinol improves body weight, fat and sugar metabolism in C57BJ/6 mice on a high-fat diet (2018)
Biasiotto G, Zanella I, Predolini F, Archetti I, Cadei M, Monti E, Luzzani M, Pacchetti B, Mozzoni P, Andreoli R, De Palma G, Serana F, Smeds A, Di Lorenzo D
British Journal of Nutrition
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Analysis of extractives from Pinus halepensis and Eucalyptus camaldulensis as predominant trees in Algeria (2018)
Nacera Benouadah, Andrey Pranovich, Djamel Aliouche, Jarl Hemming, Annika Smeds, Stefan Willför
Holzforschung
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Characterization of high-molar-mass fractions in a Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) knotwood ethanol extract (2018)
Annika Smeds, Patrik C. Partik C.Eklund, Stefan M.Willför
Holzforschung
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Modified Ag/TiO2 systems: Promising catalysts for liquid-phase oxidation of alcohols (2018)
E. Kolobova, Y. Kotolevich, E. Pakrieva, G. Mamontov, M.H. Farias, V. Cortés Corberán, N. Bogdanchikova, J. Hemming, A. Smeds, P. Mäki-Arvela, D. Yu. Murzin, A. Pestryakov
Fuel
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
One-step fractionation of the main components of bamboo by formic acid-based organosolv process under pressure (2018)
Yongchao Zhang, Qingxi Hou, Yingjuan Fu, Chunlin Xu, Annika I. Smeds, Stefan Willför, Zhaojiang Wang, Zongquan Li, Menghua Qin
Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Structural characterization of birch lignin isolated from a pressurized hot water extraction and mild alkali pulped biorefinery process (2018)
L. Lagerquist, A. Pranovich, A. Smeds, S. von Schoultz, L. Vähäsalo, J. Rahkila, I. Kilpeläinen, T. Tamminen, S. Willför, P. Eklund
Industrial Crops and Products
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Vanillin hydrodeoxygenation: Kinetic modelling and solvent effect (2018)
Alexandrina Sulman, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Louis Bomont, Vyacheslav Fedorov, Moldir Alda-Onggar, Annika Smeds, Jarl Hemming, Vincenzo Russo, Johan Wärnå, Mats Käldström, Dmitry Yu. Murzin
Catalysis Letters
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Direct hydrodeoxygenation of algal lipids extracted from Chlorella alga (2017)
Hoang SH Nguyen, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Uliana Akhmetzyanova, Zdeněk Tišler, Imane Hachemi, Andre Rudnäs, Annika Smeds, Kari Eränen, Atte Aho, Narendra Kumar, Jarl Hemming, Markus Peurla, Dmitry Yu Murzin
Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Two-step synthesis of monoterpenoid dioxinols exhibiting analgesic activity from isopulegol and benzaldehyde over heterogeneous catalysts (2017)
Martina Stekrova, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Ewelina Leino, Karolina M. Valkaj, Kari Eränen, Atte Aho, Annika Smeds, Narendra Kumar, Konstantin P. Volcho, Nariman F. Salakhutdinov, Dmitry Yu. Murzin
Catalysis Today
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Chemical characterization of high-molar-mass fractions in a Norway spruce knotwood ethanol extract (2016)
Annika I. Smeds, Patrik C. Eklund, Stefan M. Willför
Phytochemistry
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Chemical composition and content of lipophilic seed extractives of some Abies and Picea species (2016)
Anna Wajs-Bonikowska, Annika Smeds, Stefan Willför
Chemistry and Biodiversity
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Extraction of lipids from Chlorella alga by supercritical hexane and demonstration of their subsequent catalytic hydrodeoxygenation (2016)
Hoang S. H. Nguyen, Imane Hachemi, Andre Rudnas, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Annika Smeds, Atte Aho, Jarl Hemming, Markus Peurla, Dmitry Yu. Murzin
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Reactions between peracetic acid and lipophilic extractives – methodologies and implications in post bleaching of kraft pulps (2016)
Jan-Erik Raitanen, Anna Sundberg, Jonas Konn, Annika Smeds, Stefan Willför
Holzforschung
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Unprecedented selective heterogeneously catalysed “green” oxidation of betulin to biologically active compounds using synthetic air and supported Ru catalysts (2016)
Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Maria Barsukova, Iris Winberg, Annika Smeds, Jarl Hemming, Kari Eränen, Alexandra Torozova, Atte Aho, Konstantin Volcho, Dmitry Yu. Murzin
ChemistrySelect
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Algal products beyond lipids: comprehensive characterization of different products in direct saponification of green alga Chlorella sp. (2015)
Carolina Vieira Viegas, Imane Hachemi, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Annika Smeds, Atte Aho, Suely Pereira Freitas, Cristiane Mesquita da Silva Gorgônio, Guillherme Carbonetti, Markus Peurla, Jorma Paranko, Narendra Kumar, Donato Alexandre Gomes Aranda, Dmitry Yu. Murzin
Algal Research
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
A route to produce renewable diesel from algae: synthesis and characterization of biodiesel via in situ transesterification of Chlorella alga and its catalytic deoxygenation to renewable diesel (2015)
Carolina Vieira Viêgas, Imane Hachemi, Suely Pereira Freitas, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Atte Aho, Jarl Hemming, Annika Smeds, Ivo Heinmaa, Filipe Batista Fontes, Débora Cristina da Silva Pereira, Narendra Kumar, Donato Alexandre Gomes Aranda, Dmitry Yu. Murzin
Fuel
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Coniferyl alcohol hinders the growth of tobacco BY-2 cells and Nicotiana benthamiana seedlings (2015)
Enni E. Väisänen, Annika I. Smeds, Kurt V. Fagerstedt, Teemu H. Teeri, Stefan M. Willför, Anna Kärkönen
Planta
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Heterogeneous catalysis for transformation of biomass derived compounds beyond fuels: synthesis of monoterpenoid dioxinols with analgesic activity (2015)
Alexandra Torozova, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Atte Aho, Narendra Kumar, Annika Smeds, Markus Peurla, Rainer Sjöholm, Ivo Heinmaa, Dina V. Korchagina, Konstantin P. Volcho, Nariman F. Salakhutdinov, Dmitry Yu. Murzin
Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Isomerization of verbenol oxide to a diol with para-menthane structure exhibiting anti-Parkinson activity (2015)
Alexandra Torozova, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Narendra Kumar, Atte Aho, Annika Smeds, Markus Peurla, Rainer Sjöholm, Ivo Heinmaa, Konstantin P. Volcho, Nariman F. Salakhutdinov, Dmitry Yu. Murzin
Reaction Kinetics, Mechanisms and Catalysis
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Pharmaceuticals and surfactants from alga-derived feedstock: amidation of fatty acids and their derivatives with amino alcohols (2015)
Anastasia Tkacheva, Inkar Dosmagambetova, Yann Chapellier, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Imane Hachemi, Risto Savela, Reko Leino, Carolina Viegas, Narendra Kumar, Kari Eränen, Jarl Hemming, Annika Smeds, Dmitry Yu. Murzin
ChemSusChem
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Weight gain and inflammation regulate aromatase expression in male adipose tissue, as evidenced by reporter gene activity (2015)
L. Polari, E. Yatkin, M.G. Martínez Chacón, M. Ahotupa, A. Smeds, L. Strauss, F. Zhang, M. Poutanen, N. Saarinen, S.I. Mäkelä
Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Characterization of Lignin Extracted from Birch Wood by a Modified Hydrotropic Process (2014)
Konstantin Gabov, Richard J. A. Gosselink, Annika I. Smeds, Pedro Fardim
Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Hemicellulose hydrolysis and hydrolytic hydrogenation over proton- and metal modified beta zeolites (2014)
Laura Faba, Bright T. Kusema, Elena V. Murzina, Anton Tokarev, Narendra Kumar, Annika Smeds, Eva Díaz, Salvador Ordóñez, Päivi Mäki-Arvela, Stefan Willför, Tapio Salmi, Dmitry Yu Murzin
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Impact of Torrefaction on the Chemical Structure of Birch Wood (2014)
Shoulaifar TK, DeMartini N, Willfor S, Pranovich A, Smeds AI, Virtanen TAP, Maunu SL, Verhoeff F, Kiel JHA, Hupa M
Energy and Fuels
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Novel lignan and stilbenoid mixture shows anticarcinogenic efficacy in preclinical PC-3M-luc2 prostate cancer model (2014)
Emrah Yatkin, Lauri Polari, Teemu D. Laajala, Annika Smeds, Christer Eckerman, Bjarne Holmbom, Niina M. Saarinen, Tero Aittokallio, Sari I. Mäkelä
PLoS ONE
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Oilseeds ameliorate metabolic parameters in male mice, while contained lignans inhibit 3T3-L1 adipocyte differentiation in vitro (2014)
Giorgio Biasiotto, Marialetizia Penza, Isabella Zanella, Moris Cadei, Luigi Caimi, Cristina Rossini, Annika I. Smeds, Diego Di Lorenzo
European Journal of Nutrition
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Extraction of low-molar-mass phenolics and lipophilic compounds from Pinus pinaster wood with compressed CO₂ (2013)
Enma Conde, Jarl Hemming, Annika Smeds, Beatriz Díaz Reinoso, Andrés Moure, Stefan Willför, Herminia Domínguez, Juan C. Parajó
Journal of Supercritical Fluids
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A4 Conference proceedings
Impact of torrefaction on chemical structure of woody biomass (2013)
Shoulaifar TK, DeMartini N, Zevenhoven M, Willfor S, Pranovich A, Smeds A, Virtanen T, Maunu SL, Verhoeff F, Kiel J, Hupa M
Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Release of small phenolic compounds from brewer's spent grain and its lignin fractions by human intestinal microbiota in vitro (2013)
Anna-Marja Aura, Piritta Niemi, Ismo Mattila, Klaus Niemelä, Annika Smeds, Tarja Tamminen, Craig Faulds, Johanna Buchert, Kaisa Poutanen
Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Solubility parameters of biopolymers (2013)
Ning He, Annika Smeds, Rauno Friman and Jarl B Rosenholm
Physics and Chemistry of Liquids
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
The antimicrobial effects of wood-associated polyphenols on food pathogens and spoilage organisms. (2013)
Carme Plumed-Ferrer, Kati Väkeväinen, Heli Komulainen, Maarit Rautiainen, Annika Smeds, Jan-Erik Raitanen, Patrik Eklund, Stefan Willför, Hanna-Leena Alakomi, Maaria Saarela, Atte von Wright
International Journal of Food Microbiology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
"The antimicrobial effects of wood-associated polyphenols on food pathogens and spoilage organisms." [Int. J. Food Microbiol. 164 (2013) 99-107] (2013)
Carme Plumed-Ferrer, Kati Väkeväinen, Heli Komulainen, Maarit Rautiainen, Annika Smeds, Jan-Erik Raitanen, Patrik Eklund, Stefan Willför, Hanna-Leena Alakomi, Maria Saarela, Atte von Wright
International Journal of Food Microbiology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Characterization of lipids and lignans in brewer's spent grain and its enzymatically extracted fraction (2012)
Piritta Niemi, Tarja Tamminen, Annika Smeds, Kaarina Viljanen, Taina Ohra-aho, Ulla Holopainen-Mantila, Craig B. Faulds, Kaisa Poutanen, Johanna Buchert
Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Composition of lipophilic compounds and carbohydrates in the accumulated plant litter and soil organic matter in boreal forests (2012)
S. Stark, S. Hilli, S. Willför, A. I. Smeds, M. Reunanen, M. Penttinen, R Hautajärvi
European Journal of Soil Science
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Content, composition, and stereochemical characterisation of lignans in berries and seeds (2012)
Annika I. Smeds, Patrik C. Eklund, Stefan M. Willför
Food Chemistry
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Identification of new lignans in Norway spruce knotwood extracts (2012)
Annika I. Smeds, Iveta Cesková, Patrik C. Eklund, Stefan M. Willför
Holzforschung
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
What is the composition of AIR? Pyrolysis-GC-MS characterization of acid-insoluble residue from fresh litter and organic horizons under boreal forests in southern Finland (2012)
Sari Hilli, Sari Stark, Stefan Willför, Annika Smeds, Markku Reunanen, Reijo Hautajärvi
Geoderma
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Carboxymethylated spruce galactoglucomannans: preparation, characterisation, dispersion stability, water-in-oil emulsion stability, and sorption on cellulose surface (2011)
Chunlin Xu, Christer Eckerman, Annika Smeds, Markku Reunanen, Patrik C. Eklund, Rainer Sjöholm, and Stefan Willför
Nordic Pulp and Paper Research Journal
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Oxidation of lignans and lignin model compounds by laccase in aqueous solvent systems (2011)
Maija-Liisa Mattinen, Pekka Maijala, Paula Nousiainen, Annika Smeds, Jussi Kontro, Jussi Sipilä, Tarja Tamminen, Stefan Willför, Liisa Viikari
Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Effect of the extraction method on the lignan yield from different plant materials (2008)
Willfor S, Holmbom B, Eklund P, Sjoholm R, Smeds A
Planta Medica
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Identification of lignans by liquid chromatography-electrospray ionization ion-trap mass spectrometry (2008)
Patrik C. Eklund, M. Josefin Backman, Leif Å. Kronberg, Annika I. Smeds and Rainer E. Sjöholm
Journal of Mass Spectrometry
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Maternal flaxseed diet during pregnancy or lactation increases female rat offspring's susceptibility to carcinogen-induced mammary tumorigenesis (2007)
Khan G, Penttinen P, Cabanes A, Foxworth A, Chezek A, Mastropole K, Yu B, Smeds A, Halttunen T, Good C, Makela S, Hilakivi-Clarke L
Reproductive Toxicology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Quantification of a broad spectrum of lignans in cereals, oilseeds, and nuts (2007)
Annika I. Smeds, Patrik C. Eklund, Rainer E. Sjöholm, Stefan M. Willför, Sansei Nishibe, Takeshi Deyama, and Bjarne R. Holmbom
Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Role of dietary lignans in the reduction of breast cancer risk (2007)
Saarinen NM, Warri A, Airio M, Smeds A, Makela S
Molecular Nutrition and Food Research
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
The plant lignans matairesinol and secoisolariciresinol administered to Min mice do not protect against intestinal tumor formation (2006)
Anne-Maria Pajari, Annika I. Smeds, Seija I. Oikarinen, Patrik C. Eklund, Rainer E. Sjöholm, Marja Mutanen
Cancer Letters
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Chemopreventive effects of hydroxymatairesinol on uterine carcinogenesis in Donryu rats (2004)
Katsuda S, Yoshida M, Saarinen N, Smeds A, Nakae D, Santti R, Maekawa A
Experimental Biology and Medicine
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Inhibitory effect of hydroxymatairesinol on the development of endometrial adenocarcinomas in rats (2004)
Katsuda SI, Yoshida M, Saarinen N, Smeds A, Nakae D, Santti R, Maekawa A
Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Screening of some anti-androgenic endocrine disruptors using a recombinant cell-based in vitro bioassay (2004)
Roy P, Salminen H, Koskimies P, Simola J, Smeds A, Saukko P, Huhtaniemi IT
Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Synthesis of (-)-Matairesinol, (-)-Enterolactone, and (-)-Enterodiol from the Natural Lignan Hydroxymatairesinol (2003)
Patrik Eklund, Anna Lindholm, J.-P. Mikkola, Annika Smeds, Reko Lehtilä, and R. Sjöholm
Organic Letters
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Structural determinants of plant lignans for the formation of enterolactone in vivo (2002)
Saarinen NM, Smeds A, Makela SI, Ammala J, Hakala K, Pihlava JM, Ryhanen EL, Sjoholm R, Santti R
Journal of Chromatography B

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