E O Kajander

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Affiliation: University of Kuopio
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc Nanobacteria: an alternative mechanism for pathogenic intra- and extracellular calcification and stone formation
    E O Kajander
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Kuopio, P O B 1627, FIN 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:8274-9. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Nanobacteria: controversial pathogens in nephrolithiasis and polycystic kidney disease
    E O Kajander
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 10:445-52. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of nanobacteria and their possible role in stone formation
    E Olavi Kajander
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, PO Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Urol Res 31:47-54. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Nanobacteria--propagating calcifying nanoparticles
    E O Kajander
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Lett Appl Microbiol 42:549-52. 2006
  5. pmc Inhibition of nanobacteria by antimicrobial drugs as measured by a modified microdilution method
    N Ciftcioglu
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, FIN 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:2077-86. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Nanobacteria: an infectious cause for kidney stone formation
    N Ciftcioglu
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Kidney Int 56:1893-8. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint [Culture and identification of nanobacteria in bile]
    Yongguo Li
    Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha 410011, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 82:1557-60. 2002

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Publications7

  1. pmc Nanobacteria: an alternative mechanism for pathogenic intra- and extracellular calcification and stone formation
    E O Kajander
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Kuopio, P O B 1627, FIN 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:8274-9. 1998
    ..4, at physiological phosphate and calcium concentrations. Nanobacteria can produce apatite in media mimicking tissue fluids and glomerular filtrate and provide a unique model for in vitro studies on calcification...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nanobacteria: controversial pathogens in nephrolithiasis and polycystic kidney disease
    E O Kajander
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 10:445-52. 2001
    ..Kidney cyst formation is hypothesized to involve nanobacteria-induced tubular damage and defective tissue regeneration yielding cyst formation, the extent of which is dependent on genetic vulnerability...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of nanobacteria and their possible role in stone formation
    E Olavi Kajander
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, PO Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Urol Res 31:47-54. 2003
    ..Our hypothesis underlines the role of active nidi: even supersaturated urine requires nidi for crystallization to appear...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nanobacteria--propagating calcifying nanoparticles
    E O Kajander
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Lett Appl Microbiol 42:549-52. 2006
    ..Despite the controversy of their classification, they propagate and cause cell death in vitro and are associated or found in many human diseases. Thus, more efforts should be focussed on research on pathogenicity of CNP...
  5. pmc Inhibition of nanobacteria by antimicrobial drugs as measured by a modified microdilution method
    N Ciftcioglu
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, FIN 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:2077-86. 2002
    ..Insights into the nature of NB, the action(s) of these drugs, and the role of NB in calcifying diseases may be gained by exploiting this in vitro inhibition test system...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nanobacteria: an infectious cause for kidney stone formation
    N Ciftcioglu
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Kidney Int 56:1893-8. 1999
    ..Nanobacteria produce carbonate apatite on their cell walls. Data on Randall's plaques suggest that apatite may initiate kidney stone formation. We assessed nanobacteria in 72 consecutively collected kidney stones from Finnish patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Culture and identification of nanobacteria in bile]
    Yongguo Li
    Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha 410011, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 82:1557-60. 2002
    ..To study the distribution and identification of nanobacteria in bile and to evaluate the identifying methods of nanobacteria...