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Details of Dr. Harri T. Kankaanpää   


Gender male
Job title senior scientist
Department Arctic Marine Research
Finnish Environment Institute ( SYKE)
Mechelininkatu 34a P.O. Box 140 Helsinki FI-00251
Hakuninmaantie 6
Tel [358] (40) 182 3185
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Website http://syke.fi/en-US, http://www.ymparisto.fi
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Degree PhD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Chemical Oceanography , Chemical Oceanography
Research Activities In situ chemical measurements, Monitoring of phycotoxins in the Baltic Sea

Skills/Expertise Chemical oceanography, organic compounds (especially phycotoxins) in the marine environment, sedimentological research, autonomous in-situ chemical sensing.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Harri KANKAANPää)

Lehto, J., Räty, T., Hou X., Paatero, J., Aldahan, A., Possnert, G., Flinkman, J., Kankaanpää, H. [2012]. Speciation of 129I in sea, lake and rain waters. Science of the Total Environment 419, 60-67
Rousi, H., Kankaanpää, H. (Eds) [2012]. The ecological effects of oil spills in the Baltic Sea ? the national action plan of Finland. Environmental Administration Guidelines. Finnish Environment Institute. 88 pp.
Setälä, O., Sopanen, S., Autio, R., Kankaanpää, H., Erler, K. [2011]. Dinoflagellate toxins in northern Baltic Sea phytoplankton and zooplankton assemblages. Boreal Environment Research 16, 509-520
Koskinen, K., Hultman, J., Paulin, L., Auvinen, P. and Kankaanpää, H. [2011] Spatially differing bacterial communities in water columns of the northern Baltic Sea. FEMS microbiology ecology, 75, 99-110
Kankaanpää, H. [2011] Haitalliset levät ja terveys (Harmful algae and health). Duodecim 127, 1335-1340
Hakanen, P., Suikkanen, S., Franzén, J., Franzén, H., Kankaanpää, H., and Kremp, A. [2011]. Bloom and toxin dynamics of Alexandrium ostenfeldii in a shallow embayment at the SW coast of Finland, northern Baltic Sea. Harmful Algae 15, 91-99
Kankaanpää, H. T. [2010] Broadening our view on chemical diversity in the Baltic Sea. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management, 6, 308-310
Pflugmacher, S., Olin, M and Kankaanpää, H. [2010] Oxidative stress response in the red alga Furcellaria lumbricalis (Huds.) Lamour. due to exposure and uptake of the cyanobacterial toxin nodularin from Nodularia spumigena. Harmful Algae 10, 49-55
Kankaanpää HT, Sjövall O, Huttunen M, Olin M, Karlsson K, Hyvärinen K, Sneitz L., Härkönen J, Sipiä V O and Meriluoto J A O. 2009. Production and sedimentation of peptide toxins nodularin-R and microcystin-LR in the northern Baltic Sea. Environmental Pollution, 157,1301-1309.
Sipiä V., Kankaanpää H., Peltonen H., Vinni M. and Meriluoto J. 2007. Transfer of nodularin to three-spined stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus L.), herring (Clupea harengus L.) and salmon (Salmo salar L.) in the northern Baltic Sea. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 66(3): 421-425. Karjalainen M., Kozlowsky-Suzuki B., Lehtiniemi M., Engström-Öst J., Kankaanpää H. and Viitasalo M. 2006. Nodularin accumulation during cyanobacterial blooms and experimental depuration in zooplankton. Marine Biology 148: 683-691. Mattila J., Kankaanpää H. and Ilus E. 2006. Estimation of recent sediment accumulation rates in the Baltic Sea using artificial radionuclides 137Cs and 239,240Pu as time markers. Boreal Environment Research Vol 11, pp. 95?107. Pflugmacher S., Wiegand C., Werner S., Schröder H. and Kankaanpää H. 2005. Activity and substrate specificity of cytosolic and microsomal glutathione S-transferase in Australian black tiger prawns (Penaeus monodon) after exposure to cyanobacterial toxins. Environmental Toxicology Vol. 20, pp. 301-307. Dasey M., Ryan N., Wilson J., McGregor G., Fabbro L., Neilan B., Burns P., Kankaanpää H., Morrison L., Codd G., Rissik D. and Bowling L. 2005. Investigations into the taxonomy, toxicity and ecology of benthic cyanobacterial accumulations in Myall Lake, Australia. Marine and Freshwater Research Vol. 56, pp. 45-55. Kankaanpää H., Turunen A. ?K., Karlsson K., Bylund G., Meriluoto, J. and Sipiä, V. 2005. Heterogeneity of nodularin bioaccumulation in northern Baltic Sea flounders in 2002. Chemosphere Vol. 59, pp. 1091-1097. Kankaanpää H., Holliday J., Schröder H., Goddard T. A., Von Fister R. and W. W. Carmichael. 2005. A case study with Black Tiger prawns (Penaeus monodon) farmed in northern New South Wales, Australia ? phytoplankton species composition and peptide hepatotoxin bioaccumulation in laboratory conditions. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology Vol. 203/3, pp 243-256. Karlsson K., Kankaanpää H. and Meriluoto J. 2005. First observation of microcystin-LR in pelagic cyanobacterial blooms in the northern Baltic Sea. Harmful Algae Vol. 4 (1), pp. 163-166. Sipiä V., Karlsson K., Meriluoto J. A. O. and Kankaanpää H. T. 2003. Eiders (Somateria mollissima) receive nodularin, a cyanobacterial hepatotoxin, in Baltic Sea food web. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. Vol. 23, pp. 1256-1260. Lehtonen K. K., Kankaanpää H., Leiniö S., Sipiä V. O., Pflugmacher S. and Sandberg-Kilpi E. 2003. Accumulation of nodularin-like compounds from the cyanobacterium Nodularia spumigena and changes in acetylcholinesterase activity in the clam Macoma balthica during short-term laboratory exposure. Aquatic Toxicology 64, pp 461-476. Karlsson K., Sipiä V., Kankaanpää H. and Meriluoto J. 2003. Mass spectrometric detection of nodularin and desmethylnodularin in mussels and flounders. Journal of chromatography Vol. 784, pp. 243-253. Sipiä V. O., Kankaanpää H. T., Pflugmacher S, Flinkman J., Furey A. and James K. J. 2002. Bioaccumulation and detoxication of nodularin in tissues of flounder (Platichthys flesus) and clams (Macoma balthica, Dreissena polymorpha) from the northern Baltic Sea. Ecotoxicology and Environmental safety, Vol. 53, pp. 305-311. Sipiä V., Lahti K., Kankaanpää H., Vuorinen P. J. and Meriluoto J. A. O. 2002. Screening for cyanobacterial hepatotoxins in herring and salmon from the Baltic Sea. Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management Vol. 5, pp. 1-6. Isosaari P., Kankaanpää H., Mattila J. and Vartiainen T. 2002. Spatial distribution and temporal accumulation of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins, dibenzofurans, and biphenyls in the Gulf of Finland. Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 36, pp. 2560-2565. Kankaanpää H., Vuorinen P. J., Sipiä V. and Keinänen M. 2002. Acute effects of Nodularia spumigena and bioaccumulation of nodularin in sea trout (Salmo trutta m. trutta L.) under laboratory conditions. Aquatic Toxicology Vol. 61 (3-4), pp. 155 ? 168. Kankaanpää H. T., Vuorensola K. M., Sipiä V. O. and Meriluoto J. A. O. 2002. Chromatographic and Spectral Behaviour and Detection of Hepatotoxic Nodularin in Fish, Clam, Mussel and Mouse Tissues Using HPLC Analysis. Chromatographia, Vol. 55 (3/4), pp. 157-162. Kankaanpää H., Sipiä V., Kuparinen J., Chizmar J. and Carmichael W. W. 2001. Nodularin analyses and toxicity of Nodularia spumigena (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria) waterbloom in the western Gulf of Finland, Baltic Sea, in August 1999. Phycologia, Vol. 40 (3), pp. 268-274. Sipiä V., Kankaanpää H., Flinkman J., Lahti K. and Meriluoto J. A. O. 2001. Time-dependent accumulation of cyanobacterial hepatotoxins in flounders (Platichthys flesus) and mussels (Mytilus edulis) from the northern Baltic Sea. Environ. Toxicol. Vol. 16 (4), pp. 330-336. Sipiä V., Kankaanpää H., Lahti K, Meriluoto J. and Carmichael W. W. 2000. Detection of nodularin in flounders and cod from the Baltic Sea. Environmental Toxicology Vol. 16, pp. 121-126. Sipiä V., Kankaanpää H. and Meriluoto J. 2000. The first observation of okadaic acid in flounder in the Baltic Sea. Sarsia Vol. 85: 471-475. Pimiä V., Kankaanpää H. and Kononen K. 1997. The first observation of okadaic acid in Mytilus edulis in the Gulf of Finland. Boreal Env. Res. Vol. 2: 381-385. Kankaanpää H., Korhonen M., Heiskanen A. ?S. and Suortti A. -M. 1997. Seasonal sedimentation of organic material and contaminants in the Gulf of Finland. Boreal Env. Res. Vol. 2 (3), pp. 257-274. Kankaanpää H., Vallius H., Sandman O. and Niemistö L. 1997. Use of 137Cs for determining recent sedimentation in the Gulf of Finland. Oceanologica Acta Vol. 20 (6), pp. 823-836. Kankaanpää H., Saares R., Laurén M., Heitto L. and Suursaar Ü. 1997. Distribution of halogenated organic material from anthropogenic and natural sources in the Gulf of Finland catchment area. Environ. Sci. Technol. Vol. 31(1), pp. 96-104. Kankaanpää H., Laurén M., Matsson M. and Lindström M. 1995. Effects of bleached kraft mill effluents on the swimming activity of Monoporeia affinis (Crustacea, Amphipoda) Lindström. Chemosphere, Vol. 31 (11/12), pp. 4455-4473. Kankaanpää H. and Tissari J. 1994. Analysis for EOX and AOX in two industry influenced coastal areas in the Gulf of Finland. Levels of EOX and AOX in the Kotka region, Finland. Levels of EOX in the Neva Bay, Russia. Chemosphere, Vol. 29 (2), pp. 241-255. Kankaanpää, H. and Tissari J. 1994. Background levels of EOX and AOX in the sediments of the Gulf of Finland - molecular weight distribution of EOX in the sediments. Chemosphere, Vol. 28 (1), pp. 99-116. Kankaanpää H. and Masuku C. 1992. Adsorbable organic halogen compounds: determination in sea sediments. Chemosphere, Vol. 24 (9), pp. 1331 - 1345.
Pflugmacher S., Olin M. and Kankaanpää H. 2007. Uptake of nodularin and promotion of oxidative stress in the brown alga Fucus vesiculosus (Phaeophyceae) in the Baltic Sea. Marine Environmental Research 64(2): 149-159. Kankaanpää H., Leiniö S., Olin M, Sjövall O., Meriluoto J. and Lehtonen K. K. 2007. Accumulation and depuration of cyanobacterial toxin nodularin and biomarker responses in the mussel Mytilus edulis. Chemosphere 68(7):1210-1217. Sipiä V., Kankaanpää H., Peltonen H., Vinni M. and Meriluoto J. 2007. Transfer of nodularin to three-spined stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus L.), herring (Clupea harengus L.) and salmon (Salmo salar L.) in the northern Baltic Sea. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 66(3): 421-425.
N Medvedeva, Y Polyak, H Kankaanpää, T Zaytseva. 2009. Microbial responses to mustard gas dumped in the Baltic Sea. Marine environmental research 68 (2), 71-81

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Created: 1999-11-10 Last Updated: 2016-06-16 by Harri KANKAANPää