Joop E Arends

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Utrecht
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis of hepatic fibrosis and cirrhosis]
    J E Arends
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht, Afd Inwendige Geneeskunde en Infectieziekten
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1502-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis E: An emerging infection in high income countries
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht UMCU, Utrecht, The Netherlands Members of the European Study Group on Viral Hepatitis ESGVH of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases ESCMID, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 59:81-8. 2014
  3. pmc Two cases of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in the Netherlands without recent travel to a malaria-endemic country
    Joop E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, and Department of Medical Microbiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 89:527-30. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus coinfection: where do we stand?
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Utrecht University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 63:156-63. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Pegylated interferon-α monotherapy leads to low response rates in HIV-infected patients with acute hepatitis C
    Joop E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Antivir Ther 16:979-88. 2011
  6. pmc First report of a brain abscess caused by Nocardia veterana
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, P O Box 85500, F 02 126, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4364-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Association between IL28B polymorphisms and first-phase viral load decrease in chronic hepatitis C virus-infected patients treated with peginterferon alfa-2b/ribavirin
    Joop E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, PO Box 85500, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 38:538-9. 2011
  8. pmc Low doses of the novel caspase-inhibitor GS-9450 leads to lower caspase-3 and -8 expression on peripheral CD4+ and CD8+ T-cells
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht UMCU, Heidelberglaan, GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Apoptosis 16:959-66. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute hepatitis C virus infection in HIV+ patients: Dutch recommendations for management
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht UMCU, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 69:43-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint T-cell responses at baseline and during therapy with peginterferon-alpha and ribavirin are not associated with outcome in chronic hepatitis C infected patients
    Joop E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, P O Box 85500, 3508 GA Utrecht, Netherlands
    Antiviral Res 87:353-60. 2010

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis of hepatic fibrosis and cirrhosis]
    J E Arends
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht, Afd Inwendige Geneeskunde en Infectieziekten
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1502-6. 2007
    ..A possible future role for serum markers is to combine them with the Fibroscan, whereby a discrepancy between the different tests could be an indication for a liver biopsy...
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis E: An emerging infection in high income countries
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht UMCU, Utrecht, The Netherlands Members of the European Study Group on Viral Hepatitis ESGVH of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases ESCMID, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 59:81-8. 2014
    ..This review describes the basic virology, epidemiology, clinical virology and treatment of HEV GT3 infections in high income countries...
  3. pmc Two cases of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in the Netherlands without recent travel to a malaria-endemic country
    Joop E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, and Department of Medical Microbiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 89:527-30. 2013
    ..falciparum to these patients will be discussed. From a public health perspective, international collaboration is crucial when potential cases of European autochthonous P. falciparum malaria in Europe re considered...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus coinfection: where do we stand?
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Utrecht University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 63:156-63. 2005
    ..As the number and severity of side effects is low, coinfected patients now have a substantially better option for treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Pegylated interferon-α monotherapy leads to low response rates in HIV-infected patients with acute hepatitis C
    Joop E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Antivir Ther 16:979-88. 2011
    ..Despite a rising incidence of acute HCV in patients infected with HIV, the optimal therapeutic strategy (pegylated interferon-α [PEG-IFN-α] monotherapy or in combination with ribavirin) is still under debate...
  6. pmc First report of a brain abscess caused by Nocardia veterana
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, P O Box 85500, F 02 126, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4364-5. 2011
    ..This is the first presentation of a case of brain abscess attributable to an N. veterana infection in a patient with type 2 diabetes. Prolonged antibiotic therapy with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole led to successful clinical recovery...
  7. doi request reprint Association between IL28B polymorphisms and first-phase viral load decrease in chronic hepatitis C virus-infected patients treated with peginterferon alfa-2b/ribavirin
    Joop E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, PO Box 85500, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 38:538-9. 2011
    ..This study highlights the importance of host response mechanisms in relation to favourable clearance of HCV...
  8. pmc Low doses of the novel caspase-inhibitor GS-9450 leads to lower caspase-3 and -8 expression on peripheral CD4+ and CD8+ T-cells
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht UMCU, Heidelberglaan, GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Apoptosis 16:959-66. 2011
    ..Furthermore, at baseline percentages of activated caspase-3, activated caspase-8 and CD95+ T-cells were higher in chronic HCV-infected patients compared to healthy controls...
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute hepatitis C virus infection in HIV+ patients: Dutch recommendations for management
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht UMCU, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 69:43-9. 2011
    ..In all other patients prolonging the duration of therapy to 48 weeks should be considered...
  10. doi request reprint T-cell responses at baseline and during therapy with peginterferon-alpha and ribavirin are not associated with outcome in chronic hepatitis C infected patients
    Joop E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, P O Box 85500, 3508 GA Utrecht, Netherlands
    Antiviral Res 87:353-60. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Plasma HCV-RNA decline in the first 48 h identifies hepatitis C virus mono-infected but not HCV/HIV-coinfected patients with an undetectable HCV viral load at week 4 of peginterferon-alfa-2a/ribavirin therapy
    J E Arends
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Viral Hepat 16:867-75. 2009
    ..Thus, in the first 48 h after the start of therapy, HCV mono-infected patients with an RVR have a larger viral load decrease, steeper viral slope and a higher efficiency factor as compared with non-RVR patients...
  12. pmc Complementary role of HCV and HIV in T-cell activation and exhaustion in HIV/HCV coinfection
    Thijs Feuth
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht UMCU, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e59302. 2013
    ..To investigate whether T-cell activation and exhaustion is linked to HCV- and HIV disease parameters in HIV/HCV infected individuals, we studied T-cell characteristics in HIV/HCV coinfected patients and controls...
  13. doi request reprint Preventive versus "on-demand" nutritional support during antiviral treatment for hepatitis C: a randomized controlled trial
    Ellen J Huisman
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Hepatol 57:1069-75. 2012
    ..We aimed at exploring the beneficial effects of preventive nutritional support...
  14. ncbi request reprint CD4/CD8 ratio is a promising candidate for non-invasive measurement of liver fibrosis in chronic HCV-monoinfected patients
    Thijs Feuth
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht UMCU, Huispostnummer F 02 126, P O Box 85500, 3508, GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis . 2014
    ..8). Although our study was performed with a relatively small number of patients, our findings suggest that the CD4/CD8 ratio is a promising candidate for non-invasive evaluation of liver fibrosis in HCV-monoinfected patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B viral load and risk of HBV-related liver disease: from East to West?
    Soeradj Harkisoen
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Hepatol 11:164-71. 2012
    ..This manuscript will discuss viral predictors of hepatitis B related liver disease in relation to ethnic origin...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of transient elastography on clinical decision-making in patients with chronic viral hepatitis
    Thijs Feuth
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol 48:1074-81. 2013
    ..Previous studies have extensively evaluated the accuracy of LSMs compared to liver biopsy. In this retrospective study we explore potential impact of LSMs on clinical decisions in chronic viral hepatitis...
  17. doi request reprint Telbivudine exerts no antiviral activity against HIV-1 in vitro and in humans
    Noortje M van Maarseveen
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Virology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Antivir Ther 16:1123-30. 2011
    ..In vivo data are inconclusive as to whether telbivudine (LdT) may exert antiviral effects against HIV. Thus, we investigated in further detail the antiviral activity and the biochemical properties of LdT against HIV-1...
  18. doi request reprint Peripheral T-cell apoptosis is not differentially affected by antiretroviral regimens in HIV-infected patients
    Thijs Feuth
    Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Antivir Ther 18:1021-5. 2013
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