Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela

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Affiliation: Santiago de Compostela
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Immunoglobulin-E reactivity to wine glycoproteins in heavy drinkers
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol 45:113-22. 2011
  2. pmc Determinants of serum concentrations of lipopolysaccharide-binding protein (LBP) in the adult population: the role of obesity
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e54600. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Synergistic effect of alcohol consumption and body mass on serum concentrations of cytokeratin-18
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:2202-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Factors influencing serum total tryptase concentrations in a general adult population
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Clin Chem Lab Med 48:701-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Temporal and spatial patterns in the rate of alcohol withdrawal syndrome in a defined community
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol 45:105-11. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint The -159C/T polymorphism in the promoter region of the CD14 gene is associated with advanced liver disease and higher serum levels of acute-phase proteins in heavy drinkers
    Joaquin Campos
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Fundación Pública Gallega de Medicina Genómica, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1206-13. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Gene by environment interaction: the -159C/T polymorphism in the promoter region of the CD14 gene modifies the effect of alcohol consumption on serum IgE levels
    Joaquin Campos
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:7-14. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-induced alterations in serum immunoglobulin e (IgE) levels in human subjects
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Front Biosci 7:e234-44. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Relation of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) gene polymorphisms with serum concentrations and in vitro production of TNF-alpha and interleukin-8 in heavy drinkers
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Spain
    Alcohol 34:273-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of gamma-glutamyl transferase are associated with markers of nocturnal hypoxemia in a general adult population
    Francisco Gude
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Travesia da Choupana, S N, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Clin Chim Acta 407:67-71. 2009

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Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Immunoglobulin-E reactivity to wine glycoproteins in heavy drinkers
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol 45:113-22. 2011
    ..Glycans and wine glycoprotein extracts can induce basophil activation in sensitized alcoholics. The clinical significance of these findings remains to be elucidated...
  2. pmc Determinants of serum concentrations of lipopolysaccharide-binding protein (LBP) in the adult population: the role of obesity
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e54600. 2013
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  3. doi request reprint Synergistic effect of alcohol consumption and body mass on serum concentrations of cytokeratin-18
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:2202-8. 2011
    ..Here, we investigated the potential interaction between alcohol and obesity in relation to serum TPS concentrations...
  4. doi request reprint Factors influencing serum total tryptase concentrations in a general adult population
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Clin Chem Lab Med 48:701-6. 2010
    ..We investigated the relationships between total tryptase concentrations and age, gender, atopy, alcohol consumption, smoking, and common metabolic abnormalities in adults...
  5. doi request reprint Temporal and spatial patterns in the rate of alcohol withdrawal syndrome in a defined community
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol 45:105-11. 2011
    ..The rate of AWS tended to be higher in the summer months and lower in the winter months. The rate of AWS was higher in districts with low education levels...
  6. ncbi request reprint The -159C/T polymorphism in the promoter region of the CD14 gene is associated with advanced liver disease and higher serum levels of acute-phase proteins in heavy drinkers
    Joaquin Campos
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Fundación Pública Gallega de Medicina Genómica, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1206-13. 2005
    ..We sought too investigate the relationship between the CD14/-159C/T polymorphism and advanced ALD and acute-phase protein levels in heavy drinkers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gene by environment interaction: the -159C/T polymorphism in the promoter region of the CD14 gene modifies the effect of alcohol consumption on serum IgE levels
    Joaquin Campos
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:7-14. 2006
    ..The -159C/T polymorphism in the promoter region of the gene encoding CD14 (an endotoxin receptor) is associated with serum IgE levels in different populations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-induced alterations in serum immunoglobulin e (IgE) levels in human subjects
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Front Biosci 7:e234-44. 2002
    ..Preliminary reports suggest that alcohol intake is associated to variable risk of sensitization to some aeroallergens. The possible mechanisms of alcohol-induced alterations in IgE levels and IgE-mediated diseases are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relation of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) gene polymorphisms with serum concentrations and in vitro production of TNF-alpha and interleukin-8 in heavy drinkers
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Spain
    Alcohol 34:273-7. 2004
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  10. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of gamma-glutamyl transferase are associated with markers of nocturnal hypoxemia in a general adult population
    Francisco Gude
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Santiago, Travesia da Choupana, S N, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Clin Chim Acta 407:67-71. 2009
    ..In addition, we investigated the possible relationship between GGT concentrations and serum levels of tumour necrosis factor-alpha and interleukin-6...
  11. doi request reprint Minor interference of cross-reactive carbohydrates with the diagnosis of respiratory allergy in standard clinical conditions
    Carmen Vidal
    Department of Allergy, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 157:176-85. 2012
    ..This study investigates the prevalence and diagnostic relevance of IgE to these N-glycans [cross-reactive carbohydrate determinants (CCDs)] in patients with suspicion of respiratory allergy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, IgE and allergy
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Addict Biol 9:195-204. 2004
    ..The mechanisms by which alcohol can influence IgE responses are not entirely known, but further developments in this area could increase the understanding of both allergic diseases and alcohol-induced alterations in the immune system...
  13. ncbi request reprint Influence of superimposed alcoholic hepatitis on the outcome of liver transplantation for end-stage alcoholic liver disease
    Santiago Tome
    Liver Transplantation Unit, Hospital Clinico, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, C Choupana sn, 15706, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    J Hepatol 36:793-8. 2002
    ..Alcoholic cirrhosis is a common indication for liver transplantation. The present study was aimed to assess the influence of superimposed alcoholic hepatitis on the outcome of liver transplantation in patients with alcoholic cirrhosis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of cytokeratin-18 (tissue polypeptide-specific antigen) in liver diseases
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Liver Int 26:1217-24. 2006
    ..The tissue polypeptide-specific antigen (TPS, cytokeratin-18, a normal constituent of the hepatocyte cytoskeleton) is a standard tumour marker. This study aimed to evaluate serum TPS levels in patients with liver disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of interleukin-8 in relation to different levels of alcohol consumption
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Spain
    Cytokine 38:54-60. 2007
    ..These data indicate that the effect of alcohol on serum IL-8 levels begins with light-to-moderate drinking and is dose-dependent. Females may be more prone than males to develop extremely high IL-8 levels after heavy alcohol intake...
  16. doi request reprint Serum TNF-alpha levels in relation to alcohol consumption and common TNF gene polymorphisms
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol 42:513-8. 2008
    ..In conclusion, light-to-moderate drinking had no significant effect on the levels of serum TNF-alpha levels. Serum TNF-alpha levels are elevated in alcoholics independently of common TNF gene polymorphisms...
  17. doi request reprint Association of moderate and severe hypertriglyceridemia with obesity, diabetes mellitus and vascular disease in the Spanish working population: results of the ICARIA study
    Pedro Valdivielso
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Virgen de la Victoria, Department of Medicine and Dermatology, University of Malaga, Malaga, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 207:573-8. 2009
    ..To study the prevalence, risk factors, and vascular disease associated with moderate and severe hypertriglyceridemia in an active working population...
  18. doi request reprint Long-term mortality of patients admitted to the hospital with alcohol withdrawal syndrome
    Joaquin Campos
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:1180-6. 2011
    ..Although it is well known that alcoholism increases long-term mortality, there is a paucity of data regarding long-term prognosis in alcoholic patients who have an episode of alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS)...
  19. pmc Genetic study of the hepcidin gene (HAMP) promoter and functional analysis of the c.-582A > G variant
    Silvia Parajes
    Fundacion Publica Galega de Medicina Xenomica, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    BMC Genet 11:110. 2010
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  20. ncbi request reprint Time-course changes of serum immunoglobulins (IgA, IgG, IgM) after liver transplantation for alcoholic cirrhosis
    Arturo Gonzalez-Quintela
    Department of Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, Santiago, Spain
    Transpl Immunol 11:73-7. 2003
    ..No previous studies have been focused on the time-course changes of serum immunoglobulins (IgG, IgA, IgM) after liver transplantation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Anaphylaxis to Cyphomandra betacea Sendth (tamarillo) in an obeche wood (Triplochiton scleroxylon)--allergic patient
    Carmen Vidal
    Department of Allergy, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 96:870-3. 2006
    ..Anaphylaxis after the first exposure to a food allergen is uncommon unless a cross-reaction is present...
  22. doi request reprint Strategy to estimate risk progression of chronic kidney disease, cardiovascular risk, and referral to nephrology: the EPIRCE Study
    Pilar Gayoso-Diz
    Unidad de Epidemiologia Clinica, Complexo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna, Spain
    Nefrologia 33:223-30. 2013
    ..We estimated the clinical risk of progression to ESRD and cardiovascular mortality predicted by the combined variable of eGFR and ACR in the Spanish general population...
  23. ncbi request reprint Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma in the posterior mediastinum
    Joaquin Campos
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 18:331-2. 2007
    ..A case of epithelioid hemangioendothelioma arising in the posterior mediastinum and presenting as a large pleural effusion in a young woman is presented...
  24. doi request reprint Abnormalities in aminotransferase levels during acute pyelonephritis
    Joaquin Campos
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico Universitario, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 20:e53-6. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the management of patients with pyelonephritis should take into account that moderate and self-limited abnormalities in aminotransferase levels are frequent during the acute phase of the disease...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B virus genotyping based on cluster analysis of the region involved in lamivudine resistance
    Sonia Rodriguez-Novoa
    Hospital Provincial de Conxo, Servicio de Microbiologı a, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, C Ramón Baltar Sn, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna, Spain
    J Virol Methods 115:9-17. 2004
    ..056. Comparison between RFLP and the method described gives 3% of discordance results and 3% of untypables samples by RFLP. All the discordant results observed had a change in the pre-S sequence which introduced a new restriction site...
  26. ncbi request reprint Increased urinary levels of tissue polypeptide specific antigen (TPS) in alcoholics
    Paula Barros
    Department of Internal Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela 15706, Spain
    Anticancer Res 26:1531-4. 2006
    ..Previous studies have shown that serum TPS levels are elevated in alcoholics. This study was designed to determine whether alcoholics had elevated urinary TPS levels as well...