Peter Nilsson

Summary

Affiliation: Research and Development Unit
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of broth enrichment and real-time PCR to exclude the presence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in clinical samples: a sensitive screening approach
    P Nilsson
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infection Control, The County Hospital of Halmstad, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 11:1027-34. 2005
  2. pmc Staphylococcus aureus throat colonization is more frequent than colonization in the anterior nares
    Peter Nilsson
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infection Control, The County Hospital of Halmstad, S 30185 Halmstad, Sweden
    J Clin Microbiol 44:3334-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint hTERT (-1327)T/C polymorphism is not associated with age-related telomere attrition in peripheral blood
    Katarina Nordfjäll
    Department of Medical Biosciences, Pathology, By 6M, 2nd Floor, Umea University, SE 90187 Umea, Sweden
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 358:215-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide association analysis identifies loci for type 2 diabetes and triglyceride levels
    Richa Saxena
    Broad Institute of Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
    Science 316:1331-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of a 3' end tag PCR and a linear RNA amplification approach for microarray analysis
    Cecilia Laurell
    School of Biotechnology, Department of Gene Technology, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, AlbaNova University Center, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Biotechnol 127:638-46. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Escherichia coli single-stranded DNA-binding protein, a molecular tool for improved sequence quality in pyrosequencing
    Maria Ehn
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
    Electrophoresis 23:3289-99. 2002
  7. pmc Slow genetic divergence of Helicobacter pylori strains during long-term colonization
    Annelie Lundin
    Department of Bacteriology, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, SE 171 82 Solna, Sweden
    Infect Immun 73:4818-22. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Dual-genome primer design for construction of DNA microarrays
    Anders Andersson
    Department of Biotechnology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Bioinformatics 21:325-32. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Microarray technology for identification and distinction of hantaviruses
    Henrik Nordström
    Centre for Microbiological Preparedness, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden
    J Med Virol 72:646-55. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint DNA copy-number analysis of the 22q11 deletion-syndrome region using array-CGH with genomic and PCR-based targets
    Kiran Kumar Mantripragada
    Department of Genetics and Pathology, Rudbeck Laboratory, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Mol Med 13:273-9. 2004

Collaborators

  • Torvald Ripa
  • M Unemo
  • JOSE CARLOS FLOREZ
  • Hong Chen
  • Joakim Lundeberg
  • Richa Saxena
  • Katarina Nordfjäll
  • Cecilia Laurell
  • Olle Melander
  • Ulf Ribacke
  • Valtteri Wirta
  • Anders Andersson
  • Annelie Lundin
  • Henrik Nordström
  • Kiran Kumar Mantripragada
  • Christian Fermer
  • Maria Ehn
  • Darrell Ricke
  • Mats Wahlgren
  • Jeffrey J Roix
  • Pia Osterman
  • John Gibbons
  • Maria Sterner
  • Christopher Newton-Cheh
  • Leif Groop
  • Claire Healy
  • Noel P Burtt
  • Bobo W Mok
  • Lennart Rastam
  • Stacey B Gabriel
  • Sekar Kathiresan
  • Nancy Chia
  • Qicheng Ma
  • Joyce Carlson
  • Bob Handsaker
  • Kieu Nguyen
  • Tiinamaija Tuomi
  • Marcia Nizzari
  • Marketa Sjögren
  • David Altshuler
  • Margareta Svensson
  • Matthew DeFelice
  • Kristin Ardlie
  • Guillaume Lettre
  • Melissa Parkin
  • Benjamin F Voight
  • Hemang Parikh
  • Diane Gage
  • Mary Fava
  • Joel N Hirschhorn
  • Helen N Lyon
  • Marju Orho-Melander
  • Thomas E Hughes
  • Mark J Daly
  • Shaun Purcell
  • Marja Riitta Taskinen
  • Ulf Lindblad
  • Delwood Richardson
  • Malin Svensson
  • Thomas G Egwang
  • Anna Berglund
  • Göran Roos
  • Lauren Gianniny
  • Valeriya Lyssenko
  • Liselotte Hall
  • Elizabeth K Speliotes
  • Candace Guiducci
  • Gung Wei Chirn
  • Casey Gates
  • Ryan Tewhey
  • Peter Almgren
  • Aarti Surti
  • Jody Camarata
  • Carrie Sougnez
  • Kristina Bengtsson Boström
  • Wendy Brodeur
  • Rachel Hackett
  • Johan Normark
  • Bo Isomaa
  • Brendan Blumenstiel
  • Paul I W de Bakker
  • Esa Laurila
  • Joanne Meyer
  • Rachel Barry
  • Johan Holmkvist
  • Fred Kironde
  • Lars Engstrand
  • Britta Björkholm
  • Ilya Kupershmidt
  • Dan I Andersson

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of broth enrichment and real-time PCR to exclude the presence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in clinical samples: a sensitive screening approach
    P Nilsson
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infection Control, The County Hospital of Halmstad, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 11:1027-34. 2005
    ..On average, the MRSA strains showed a 300 000-fold increase in CFU, compared with 30-fold for the eight methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus strains tested...
  2. pmc Staphylococcus aureus throat colonization is more frequent than colonization in the anterior nares
    Peter Nilsson
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infection Control, The County Hospital of Halmstad, S 30185 Halmstad, Sweden
    J Clin Microbiol 44:3334-9. 2006
    ..aureus was present, over time, in the throat of an individual at least to the same extent as in the anterior nares. Throat carriage was at least as persistent as carriage in the anterior nares...
  3. ncbi request reprint hTERT (-1327)T/C polymorphism is not associated with age-related telomere attrition in peripheral blood
    Katarina Nordfjäll
    Department of Medical Biosciences, Pathology, By 6M, 2nd Floor, Umea University, SE 90187 Umea, Sweden
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 358:215-8. 2007
    ..339). Moreover, no increased age-related attrition was observed for the (-1327)C/C genotype as previously indicated, rather a telomere elongation in the control group (p=0.021) not seen in the MI group (p=0.249)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide association analysis identifies loci for type 2 diabetes and triglyceride levels
    Richa Saxena
    Broad Institute of Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
    Science 316:1331-6. 2007
    ..The discovery of associated variants in unsuspected genes and outside coding regions illustrates the ability of genome-wide association studies to provide potentially important clues to the pathogenesis of common diseases...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of a 3' end tag PCR and a linear RNA amplification approach for microarray analysis
    Cecilia Laurell
    School of Biotechnology, Department of Gene Technology, KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, AlbaNova University Center, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Biotechnol 127:638-46. 2007
    ..We used 100 ng total RNA as starting material for amplification and compared the results with data from hybridizations with unamplified mRNA and total RNA...
  6. ncbi request reprint Escherichia coli single-stranded DNA-binding protein, a molecular tool for improved sequence quality in pyrosequencing
    Maria Ehn
    Department of Biotechnology, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Stockholm, Sweden
    Electrophoresis 23:3289-99. 2002
    ..Alternative strategies to improve the performance in pyrosequencing by increasing the primer-annealing efficiency have also been evaluated...
  7. pmc Slow genetic divergence of Helicobacter pylori strains during long-term colonization
    Annelie Lundin
    Department of Bacteriology, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, SE 171 82 Solna, Sweden
    Infect Immun 73:4818-22. 2005
    ..These results suggest that previous estimates of the rate of genetic change in H. pylori within an individual might be overestimates...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dual-genome primer design for construction of DNA microarrays
    Anders Andersson
    Department of Biotechnology, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Bioinformatics 21:325-32. 2005
    ..The high costs may force researchers to limit their studies to a single organism, although comparing gene expression in different species would yield valuable information...
  9. ncbi request reprint Microarray technology for identification and distinction of hantaviruses
    Henrik Nordström
    Centre for Microbiological Preparedness, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden
    J Med Virol 72:646-55. 2004
    ..Viral genetic material found in samples from the lungs of bank voles caught in the wild was identified precisely, which demonstrated further the potential for this technology...
  10. ncbi request reprint DNA copy-number analysis of the 22q11 deletion-syndrome region using array-CGH with genomic and PCR-based targets
    Kiran Kumar Mantripragada
    Department of Genetics and Pathology, Rudbeck Laboratory, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Mol Med 13:273-9. 2004
    ..Thus, for regions rich in redundant sequences and repeats, such as 22q11, a specifically tailored array-CGH approach is good for gene copy number profiling...
  11. ncbi request reprint Microwave-assisted high-speed PCR
    Christian Fermer
    CanAg Diagnostics AB, Majnabbe Terminal, SE 414 55, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Eur J Pharm Sci 18:129-32. 2003
    ..The results indicate the possibility to shorten the total reaction time. In addition, the technique may give the possibility to perform PCR reactions in millilitre scale...
  12. ncbi request reprint Genome wide gene amplifications and deletions in Plasmodium falciparum
    Ulf Ribacke
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, SE 17182 Solna, Sweden
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 155:33-44. 2007
    ..Further analysis of the impact of discovered genetic differences and the underlying mechanisms is likely to generate a better understanding of the biology and the virulence of the malaria parasite...