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Veli-Pekka Parkkinen

Postdoctoral fellow
Academic article
  • 2018. The use of mechanistic evidence in drug approval. Journal of Evaluation In Clinical Practice.
  • 2018. Scientific disagreement and evidential pluralism: Lessons from the studies on hypercholesterolemia. Humana.Mente.
  • 2018. Are animal models theoretical models? . Disputatio.
  • 2017. Extrapolation and the Russo-Williamson thesis. Synthese.
  • 2016. Robustness and evidence of mechanisms in early experimental atherosclerosis research. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences.
  • 2016. Experiment, downward causation and interventionist levels of explanation. International Studies in the Philosophy of Science.
  • 2015. Causation in evidence-based medicine: In reply to Kerry et-al. Journal of Evaluation In Clinical Practice. 532-534.
  • 2014. Causal knowledge in evidence-based medicine. in reply to Kerry et al.'s causation and evidence-based practice: An ontological review. Journal of Evaluation In Clinical Practice. 981-984.
  • 2013. Synthetic Biology and Genetic Causation. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences. 208-216.
Academic lecture
  • 2013. Developmental explanation.
  • 2011. "Gene knockouts, genetic causation and mechanism explanation".
  • 2011. "Gene knockouts, causal and mechanistic understanding".
  • 2011. "Gene knockouts, causal and mechanistic understanding".
Academic monograph
  • 2018. Evaluating evidence of mechanisms in medicine Principles and procedures.

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