Nina Langeland

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Publications

  1. pmc PCR targeting Plasmodium mitochondrial genome of DNA extracted from dried blood on filter paper compared to whole blood
    Gro E A Strøm
    Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Malar J 13:137. 2014
  2. pmc No asymptomatic malaria parasitaemia found among 108 young children at one health facility in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Gro E A Strøm
    Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Malar J 12:417. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and molecular characterisation of human adenovirus in diarrhoeic children in Tanzania; a case control study
    Sabrina John Moyo
    Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:666. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Experimental infection of healthy volunteers with enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli wild-type strain TW10598 in a hospital ward
    Steinar Skrede
    Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health and Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, PO Box 7804, N 5020 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:482. 2014
  5. pmc Aetiology, antimicrobial therapy and outcome of patients with community acquired severe sepsis: a prospective study in a Norwegian university hospital
    Siri Tandberg Nygård
    Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:121. 2014
  6. pmc Stability of glycoprotein gene sequences of herpes simplex virus type 2 from primary to recurrent human infection, and diversity of the sequences among patients attending an STD clinic
    Lars Haarr
    Department of Clinical Science, The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:63. 2014
  7. pmc A novel, single-amplification PCR targeting mitochondrial genome highly sensitive and specific in diagnosing malaria among returned travellers in Bergen, Norway
    Christel G Haanshuus
    National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Malar J 12:26. 2013
  8. pmc PNPLA 3 I148M genetic variant associates with insulin resistance and baseline viral load in HCV genotype 2 but not in genotype 3 infection
    Karolina Rembeck
    Department of Infectious Diseases Virology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 13:82. 2012
  9. pmc Fever in the tropics: aetiology and case-fatality - a prospective observational study in a tertiary care hospital in South India
    Siri Kratter Abrahamsen
    Department of Medicine, National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 13:355. 2013
  10. pmc CD64 as a potential biomarker in septic arthritis
    Oddvar Oppegaard
    Department of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 13:278. 2013

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Publications13

  1. pmc PCR targeting Plasmodium mitochondrial genome of DNA extracted from dried blood on filter paper compared to whole blood
    Gro E A Strøm
    Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Malar J 13:137. 2014
    ..However, blood specimen collection and transport can be challenging and obtaining dried blood spots (DBS) on filter paper by finger-prick may have advantages over collecting whole blood by venepuncture...
  2. pmc No asymptomatic malaria parasitaemia found among 108 young children at one health facility in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Gro E A Strøm
    Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Malar J 12:417. 2013
    ..As mortality and morbidity of malaria is higher among younger children it is important to know the prevalence of asymptomatic malaria parasitaemia in this population in order to interpret laboratory results for malaria correctly...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and molecular characterisation of human adenovirus in diarrhoeic children in Tanzania; a case control study
    Sabrina John Moyo
    Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:666. 2014
    ..The present study assessed the prevalence, molecular characteristics, seasonality and associated clinical features of HAdV infection Tanzanian children below two years of age with and without diarrhoea between 2010-2011...
  4. ncbi request reprint Experimental infection of healthy volunteers with enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli wild-type strain TW10598 in a hospital ward
    Steinar Skrede
    Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health and Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, PO Box 7804, N 5020 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:482. 2014
    ..To evaluate the protective efficacy of new ETEC vaccines that are under development, there is a need to increase the capacity to undertake Phase IIB (human challenge) clinical trials and to develop suitable challenge models...
  5. pmc Aetiology, antimicrobial therapy and outcome of patients with community acquired severe sepsis: a prospective study in a Norwegian university hospital
    Siri Tandberg Nygård
    Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:121. 2014
    ..The present study was established to describe the characteristics, quality of handling and outcome of patients with severe sepsis admitted to a Norwegian university hospital...
  6. pmc Stability of glycoprotein gene sequences of herpes simplex virus type 2 from primary to recurrent human infection, and diversity of the sequences among patients attending an STD clinic
    Lars Haarr
    Department of Clinical Science, The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 14:63. 2014
    ..The purpose of the present work was to study the genetic stability of the virus during these events...
  7. pmc A novel, single-amplification PCR targeting mitochondrial genome highly sensitive and specific in diagnosing malaria among returned travellers in Bergen, Norway
    Christel G Haanshuus
    National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Malar J 12:26. 2013
    ..Using amplification targets presented in multiple copies, such as rRNA 18S, or mitochondrial targets with an even higher copy number, might increase sensitivity...
  8. pmc PNPLA 3 I148M genetic variant associates with insulin resistance and baseline viral load in HCV genotype 2 but not in genotype 3 infection
    Karolina Rembeck
    Department of Infectious Diseases Virology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BMC Med Genet 13:82. 2012
    ..To evaluate the impact of PNPLA3 I148M variant on metabolic traits and treatment response in HCV genotype 2 and 3 infected patients...
  9. pmc Fever in the tropics: aetiology and case-fatality - a prospective observational study in a tertiary care hospital in South India
    Siri Kratter Abrahamsen
    Department of Medicine, National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 13:355. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to describe aetiology and case fatality of fever among inpatients in a tertiary care hospital in South India...
  10. pmc CD64 as a potential biomarker in septic arthritis
    Oddvar Oppegaard
    Department of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 13:278. 2013
    ..We wished to explore the discriminatory power of the novel inflammatory marker, Fc-gamma-receptor type 1, CD64, in patients presenting with acute arthritis...
  11. pmc Immunophenotyping in post-giardiasis functional gastrointestinal disease and chronic fatigue syndrome
    Kurt Hanevik
    Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen N 5021, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 12:258. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate a wide selection of markers of immune dysfunction in these two co-occurring post-infectious syndromes...
  12. pmc Chronic fatigue syndrome 5 years after giardiasis: differential diagnoses, characteristics and natural course
    Kristine Mørch
    National Centre for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:28. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to describe and evaluate differential diagnoses and natural course of fatigue five years after giardiasis among patients who reported chronic fatigue three years after the infection...
  13. pmc Post epidemic giardiasis and gastrointestinal symptoms among preschool children in Bergen, Norway. A cross-sectional study
    Kristin M Mellingen
    Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Haukeland University Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    BMC Public Health 10:163. 2010
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