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Work experience

2015 - Present

Senior researcher

University of Latvia

Preparation of internationally refereed scientific publications and conference thesis, inform the society about project implementation and results etc. ​​

2013 - Present

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Human Physiology and Biochemistry

2014 - 2015

Senior researcher

University of Latvia

Pro-inflammatory factor analysis in wound exudates, preparation of internationally refereed scientific publications and conference thesis, inform the society about project implementation and results etc. ​​

2011 - 2013

Assistant

Rīga Stradiņš University

2012 - 2012

Research assistant

University of Copenhagen, Xlab

Implementation of invasive human studies, data collection, data analysis, preparation of internationally refereed scientific publications and conference thesis. ​​

2008 - 2009

Project manager

Mission Possible, a social responsibility initiative in the area of education

Recruitment of participants for program, popularization of program in general society, arrangement of social events etc.​​

2007 - 2008

Biologist

University of Latvia

Fundamental research about inflammation​​

2006 - 2007

Project manager

Riga agency of historic monument

Management of restoration of historic monuments.​​

Education and training

2008 - 2013

PhD degree (Dr.biol. degree awarded by Latvian Academy of Sciences)

University of Latvia, University of Copenhagen

Experimental work (acute exercise testing, molecular biology experimental methods) and planning of research activities; recruitment of participants for invasive studies; drafting of publication and articles, presentations at scientific conferences.

2006 - 2008

MSc degree in biology (Human and animal physiology)

The University of Latvia

Master degree in biology program with specialization on human and animal physiology

2003 - 2006

BSc degree in biology

University of Latvia

Bachelor degree in general biology program

Achievements

Continuing education a.o. qualification upgrade

International conferences or congresses, awards

​As first author:

​1. Reihmane D, Hansen AV, Gram M, Helge JW, Dela F (2014) Immobilization has no effect on exercise-induced IL-6 and TNF-α release from the leg in elderly. ACSM 61st Annual Meeting, 27 – 31 May 2014, Florida, Orlando, USA.

2. Reihmane D, Hansen AV, Gram M, Olsen AB, Helge JW, Dela F (2012) The effect of physical inactivity on exercise-induced IL-6 release from the leg. European College of Sport Science – ECSS 2012, 4 – 7 July 2012, Bruges, Belgium. E-poster presentation–Young Investigators Award winner 2012.

3. Reihmane D, Tretjakovs P, Kaupe J, Sars M, Valante R, Jurka A (2012) Exercise induced increase in serum MCP-1, IL-6 and TNF-α: possible links to impaired endothelium-dependent vasodilatation in cutaneous microvasculature. PhD Day 2012, 5 May 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark.

4. Reihmane D, Hansen AV, Gram M, Olsen AB, Helge JW, Dela F (2012) The effect of physical inactivity on exercise-induced IL-6 release from the leg. Scientific Spring Meeting, Center for Healthy Aging, 27 April – 3 May 2012, Obergurgl, Austria.

5. Reihmane D, Jurka A, Dela F, Tretjakovs P. Increase in IL-6, TNF-α, and MMP-9, but not sICAM-1 concentrations depend on exercise duration. UNIK meeting (CEHA), 3 – 4 May 2011, Copenhagen, Denmark.

6. Reihmane D, Tretjakovs P, Jurka A. Regular PACE training increases endotheliumdependent vasodilatation in untrained women. International Sports Science and Sports Medicine Conference 2010, 19 – 20 August 2010, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England, online version of British Journal of Sports Medicine.

7. Reihmane D, Jurka A, Tretjakovs P. Gradually incremental physical load (when athletes reach their VO2max) induces cytokine concentration changes. Physiology 2010, Manchester, 30 June – 2 July 2010, Abstracts, pp. 177.

8. Reihmane D, Bormane I, Jurka A, Tretjakovs P, Gredzena P. Physical activity have an effect on cytokines, stress hormones and vasomotor reaction changes. Acta Physiologica, August 2009, Volume 196, Supplement 671: 112 (151). Abstracts and programme for the Scandinavian Physiological Society's Annual meeting, Uppsala, Curriculum Vitae Dace Reihmane © European Union, 2002-2013 | http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu Page 5 / 5 Sweden, 14 – 16 August 2009.


As co-author: 21 thesis​

Lectured study course

Biochemistry

Biochemistry of Different Pathologies

Cell Metabolism

Preclinical Dismetabolism

Projects

1. ERAF Project "Development of medical device for stimulation of chronic wound healing". (No.: 2014/0044/2DP/2.1.1.1.0/14/APIA/VIAA/046, supervisor Muiznieks I, (2014 – 2015), senior researcher Reihmane D).

2. Project "Mitobolism" part of the research program of the UNIK: Food, Fitness & Pharma for Health and Disease. (supervisor Dela F, 2010 – 2013, supported by: The Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation; The Nordea Foundation; Aase and Ejnar Danielsens Foundation; The Novo Nordic Foundation, research assistant Reihmane D).

3. Framework of the Latvian National Program in Medicine, „Early development of atherosclerosis, prediabetes and type 2 diabetes; detection of cytological, immunologic and radiologic parameters" (supervisors Tretjakovs P and Lejnieks A, 2010 – 2014, biologist Reihmane D).

4. Framework of the Latvian National Program in Medicine, Nr.8. „Development of up-todate diagnostic, prophylactic, and therapeutic methods for obesity related diseases and diabetes." (supervisor Tretjakovs P, 2006 – 2009, LZP 07-VP-ZP; LU Y3-23464- 003, biologist Reihmane D).

5. „New diagnostic approaches of disorders caused by exogenous health risks" (supervisor Tretjakovs P, 2006 – 2008, IZM-LU project Nr. Y2-ZP80-003; biologist Reihmane D) ​

Memberships

Member of American Colleague of Sports Medicine (2015 -present)​

Member of Association of Latvian Young Scientists (2009 – present)​

Member of European Colleague of Sport Science (2012 – 2013) ​

Publications

Research articles​​

Exercise promotes IL-6 release from legs in older men with minor response to unilateral immobilization / D.Reihmane, M.Gram, A.Vigelsø...[et al.] // European Journal of Sport Science. - Vol.16, No.8 (2016), p.1039-1046. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Viroterapija kā patstāvīga terapija onkoloģijā : Latvijas modelis / I.Jaunalksne, D.Reihmane, P.Alberts ...[u.c.] // Latvijas Ārsts. - Nr.5 (2016, maijs), 60.-63.lpp.

Exercise promotes IL-6 release from legs in older men with minor response to unilateral immobilization [Elektroniskais resurss] / D.Reihmane, M.Gram, A.Vigelsø ...[et al.] // European Journal of Sport Science [Elektroniskais resurss]. - (2015), p.1-8. - Resurss aprakstīts 2016.g. 4.febr. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17461391.2015.1…

Reihmane, Dace. Interleukin-6 : possible biological roles during exercise / D.Reihmane, F.Dela // European Journal of Sport Science. - Vol.14, No.3 (2014), p.242-250. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Immobilization increases interleukin-6, but not tumour necrosis factor-α, release from the leg during exercise in humans / D.Reihmane, A.V.Hansen, M.Gram ...[et al.] // Experimental Physiology. - Vol.98, No.3 (2013, March), p.778-783. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Increase in IL-6, TNF-α, and MMP-9, but not sICAM-1, concentrations depends on exercise duration / D.Reihmane, A.Jurka, P.Tretjakovs, F.Dela // European Journal of Applied Physiology. - Vol.113, No.4 (2013, Apr.), p.851-858. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Reihmane, Dace. Interleukin-6 : possible biological roles during exercise [Elektroniskais resurss] / D.Reihmane, F.Dela // European Journal of Sport Science [Elektroniskais resurss]. - (2013), DOI:10.1080/17461391.2013.776640, [p.1-9]. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/17461391.2013.7…

Circulating adhesion molecules, matrix metalloproteinase-9, plasminogen activator inhibitor-1, and myeloperoxidase in coronary artery disease patients with stable and unstable angina / P.Tretjakovs, A.Jurka, D.Reihmane, G.Bahs ...[et al.] // Clinica Chimica Acta. - Vol.413, N 1-2 (2012, Jan.18), p.25-29. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Reihmane, Dace. The relationship between maximal exercise-induced increases in serum IL-6, MPO and MMP-9 concentrations / D.Reihmane, A.Jurka, P.Tretjakovs // Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. - Vol.76, N 2 (2012, Aug.), p.188-192. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Systemic pro-inflammatory molecule response to acute submaximal exercise in moderately and highly trained athletes [Elektroniskais resurss] / D.Reihmane, P.Tretjakovs, A. Jurka ...[et al.] // Environmental and Experimental Biology [Elektroniskais resurss]. - N 10 (2012), p.107-112. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: http://eeb.lu.lv/EEB/current/EEB_10_Reihmane.pdf

Neopterin, cellular adhesion molecules and myeloperoxidase in patients with stable and unstable angina pectoris / P.Tretjakovs, G.Bahs, D.Reihmane ...[et al.] // Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences. Sect.B. - Vol.65, Nr.3/4 (2011), 20.-26.lpp. - Kopsav. latviešu val.

Reihmane, Dace. Regular training improves skin microcirculation in untrained women / D.Reihmane, P.Tretjakovs, A.Jurka // Collection of Scientific Papers 2010 : Research articles in medicine & pharmacy / Rīga Stradiņš University. - Riga, 2011. - P.162-169.

Abstracts​​

Immobilization has no effect on exercise-induced II-6 and Tnf-alpha release from the leg in elderly : [abstract] / D.Reihmane, A.Vigelsoe, M.Gram ...[et al.] // Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. - Vol.46, Suppl.1 5S (2014, May), p.711. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Relationship of neopterin to increased vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 and myeloperoxidase in unstable angina / P.Tretjakovs, D.Reihmane, G.Bahs ...[et al.] // Cardiovascular Research. - Vol.93, Suppl.1 (2012), p.S61. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Relationship of neopterin to insulin resistance, vascular cell adhesion molecule-1, myeloperoxidase and se-selectin levels in unstable angina / P.Tretjakovs, A.Jurka, D.Reihmane, G.Bahs ...[et al.] // 80th European Atherosclerosis Society (EAS) Congress (Milan, Italy, May 25-28, 2012) : [Abstracts]. - Milan, 2012. - P.654.

Relationship of neopterin to soluble vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 and changes in myeloperoxidase concentration and insulin sensitivity in unstable angina / P.Tretjakovs, A.Jurka, D.Reihmane, G.Bahs ...[et al.] // JOINT FEPS & Spanish Physiological Society Scientific Congress (Santiago de Compostela, Spain, Sept.8-11, 2012) : [Abstracts]. - Santiago de Compostela, 2012. - Abstr. N 89.

Alteration of skin endothelium-dependent vasodilatation and relationship between insulin resistance and myeloperoxidase levels in metabolic syndrome patients : [abstract] / P.Tretjakovs, D.Reihmane, A.Jurka ...[et al.] // 5th International Conference on Oxidative Stress in Skin Biology and Medicine (Andros, Greece, Sept.1-4, 2011). - Andros, 2011. - P.153.

Neopterin, cellular adhesion molecules and myeloperoxidase in metabolic syndrome patients with coronary artery disease / P.Tretjakovs, G.Bahs, D.Reihmane ...[et al.] // Journal of Diabetes. - Vol.3, Suppl. 1 (2011, Apr.), p.78. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Contacts

Colleagues

Jānis Gardovskis
Head of the Unit, Academic Staff, Chair of the Senate
Ilze Grope
Dean, Academic Staff
Sandra Lejniece
Dean, Head of Study Programme
Gunta Lazdāne
Academic Staff, Director
Edvīns Miklaševičs
Academic Staff, Director
Gunta Ancāne
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Maija Eglīte
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Dace Gardovska
Head of the Department, Academic Staff, Director of Strategic Relations
Ilona Hartmane
Academic Staff
Regīna Kleina
Academic Staff
Juta Kroiča
Head of the Department, Academic Staff, Deputy Chair of the Senate
Gaida Krūmiņa
Academic Staff
Guna Laganovska
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Ināra Logina
Academic Staff
Gunta Purkalne
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher
Ilze Štrumfa
Head of the Department, Academic Staff