S H Opdal

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The complement component C4 in sudden infant death
    S H Opdal
    Rettsmedisinsk institutt, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Pediatr 158:210-2. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA point mutations detected in four cases of sudden infant death syndrome
    S H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, The National Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 88:957-60. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint IL-10 gene polymorphisms are associated with infectious cause of sudden infant death
    Siri H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, 0027 Oslo, Norway
    Hum Immunol 64:1183-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint IL-10 gene polymorphisms in infectious disease and SIDS
    Siri Hauge Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, 0027 Oslo, Norway
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 42:48-52. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The sudden infant death syndrome gene: does it exist?
    Siri H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Pediatrics 114:e506-12. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Cytokine gene polymorphisms and sudden infant death syndrome
    L Ferrante
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 99:384-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The brain-derived neutrophic factor val66met polymorphism and sudden unexpected infant death
    S H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 100:86-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Are substitutions in the first hypervariable region of the mitochondrial DNA displacement-loop in sudden infant death syndrome due to maternal inheritance?
    M Arnestad
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 91:1060-4. 2002
  9. doi request reprint TNF-alpha promoter polymorphisms in sudden infant death
    Linda Ferrante
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Hum Immunol 69:368-73. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Aquaporin-4 gene variation and sudden infant death syndrome
    Siri H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo 0027, Norway
    Pediatr Res 68:48-51. 2010

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint The complement component C4 in sudden infant death
    S H Opdal
    Rettsmedisinsk institutt, Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Pediatr 158:210-2. 1999
    ..033), and the SID victims with such infections had a higher deletion frequency than the controls (P = 0.039). There were no differences between the living infants with and without upper airway infections...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA point mutations detected in four cases of sudden infant death syndrome
    S H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, The National Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 88:957-60. 1999
    ..We also found a high D-loop substitution rate in these four cases. The findings indicate that mtDNA mutations may play a role in some cases of SIDS...
  3. ncbi request reprint IL-10 gene polymorphisms are associated with infectious cause of sudden infant death
    Siri H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, 0027 Oslo, Norway
    Hum Immunol 64:1183-9. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint IL-10 gene polymorphisms in infectious disease and SIDS
    Siri Hauge Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, 0027 Oslo, Norway
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 42:48-52. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The sudden infant death syndrome gene: does it exist?
    Siri H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Pediatrics 114:e506-12. 2004
    ..Distinguishing between these 2 categories is essential, and cases in which a mutation causing a lethal genetic disorder is identified should be diagnosed not as SIDS but as explained death...
  6. doi request reprint Cytokine gene polymorphisms and sudden infant death syndrome
    L Ferrante
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 99:384-8. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The brain-derived neutrophic factor val66met polymorphism and sudden unexpected infant death
    S H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 100:86-9. 2011
    ..Based on this, the purpose of this study was to investigate the BDNF val66met polymorphism in SIDS cases, cases of infectious death and controls...
  8. ncbi request reprint Are substitutions in the first hypervariable region of the mitochondrial DNA displacement-loop in sudden infant death syndrome due to maternal inheritance?
    M Arnestad
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 91:1060-4. 2002
    ....
  9. doi request reprint TNF-alpha promoter polymorphisms in sudden infant death
    Linda Ferrante
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Hum Immunol 69:368-73. 2008
    ..The findings add evidence to the theory that an unfavorable genetic profile in the TNF-alpha gene may be involved in SIDS by exposing the infant to both a high level of and prolonged exposure to TNF-alpha...
  10. doi request reprint Aquaporin-4 gene variation and sudden infant death syndrome
    Siri H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo 0027, Norway
    Pediatr Res 68:48-51. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint IL-1 gene cluster polymorphisms and sudden infant death syndrome
    Linda Ferrante
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, Rikshospitalet, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Hum Immunol 71:402-6. 2010
    ..004). The findings in the present study indicate that specific interleukin gene variants may be a predisposing factor for sudden unexpected infant death...
  12. ncbi request reprint The IL6 -174G/C polymorphism and sudden infant death syndrome
    Siri H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Hum Immunol 68:541-3. 2007
    ..However, because there are several polymorphisms in the IL6 gene promoter that could potentially regulate the expression of the gene, more than one polymorphism should be investigated to assess the involvement of the IL-6 gene in SIDS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Possible role of mtDNA mutations in sudden infant death
    Siri H Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Pediatr Neurol 27:23-9. 2002
    ..Furthermore, mtDNA mutations may play a role in some patients with sudden unexpected infant death that was unexplained or thought to be caused by infection...
  14. ncbi request reprint A mitochondrial DNA polymorphism associated with cardiac arrhythmia investigated in sudden infant death syndrome
    Marianne Arnestad
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 96:206-10. 2007
    ..This makes the mtDNA polymorphism T3394C interesting, as a previous study has shown it to be associated with electrocardiographic (ECG) changes after exercise in a family with LQTS, where some members harboured a KCNH2 mutation...
  15. doi request reprint Serotonin transporter gene variation in sudden infant death syndrome
    Siri Hauge Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Pathology Clinic, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 97:861-5. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial tRNA genes and flanking regions in sudden infant death syndrome
    Siri Hauge Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 96:211-4. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to further investigate this issue, by sequencing the mitochondrial tRNA genes with flanking regions in SIDS cases and controls...
  17. ncbi request reprint New insight into sudden infant-death syndrome
    Siri Hauge Opdal
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, 0027 Oslo, Norway
    Lancet 364:825-6. 2004