Uppsala University

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Organization: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Top Publications

  1. doi Increased IL-17A secretion in response to Candida albicans in autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type 1 and its animal model
    Kerstin M Ahlgren
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Immunol 41:235-45. 2011
  2. doi Long-term management of thrombocytosis in essential thrombocythaemia
    Gunnar Birgegard
    Department of Haematology, Division of Medicine, Institution for Medical Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala 75185, Sweden
    Ann Hematol 88:1-10. 2009
  3. doi Variation in CYP1A2 activity and its clinical implications: influence of environmental factors and genetic polymorphisms
    Arzu Gunes
    Uppsala University, Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Pharmacology, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Pharmacogenomics 9:625-37. 2008
  4. ncbi [New Chlamydia variation discovered in 2006. Quick transmission in Sweden, diagnostic techniques missed the mutation]
    Björn Herrmann
    sektionen för klinisk mikrobiologi, Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 104:3535-6. 2007
  5. doi Congenital ichthyosis: an overview of current and emerging therapies
    Anders Vahlquist
    Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Dermatology, University Hospital, University of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 88:4-14. 2008
  6. ncbi TF/FVIIa transactivate PDGFRbeta to regulate PDGF-BB-induced chemotaxis in different cell types: involvement of Src and PLC
    Agneta Siegbahn
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Chemistry, Academic Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:135-41. 2008
  7. ncbi A SELDI-TOF MS study of the genetic and post-translational molecular heterogeneity of eosinophil cationic protein
    Jenny Eriksson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Chemistry, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Leukoc Biol 82:1491-500. 2007
  8. ncbi Upregulated expression of PDGF receptor beta in endocrine pancreatic tumors and metastases compared to normal endocrine pancreas
    Marie Louise Fjällskog
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 46:741-6. 2007
  9. ncbi Indoor molds, bacteria, microbial volatile organic compounds and plasticizers in schools--associations with asthma and respiratory symptoms in pupils
    J L Kim
    Department of Medical Sciences, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uppsala University and University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Indoor Air 17:153-63. 2007
  10. ncbi Endothelium-dependent vasodilation, insulin resistance and the metabolic syndrome in an elderly cohort: the Prospective Investigation of the Vasculature in Uppsala Seniors (PIVUS) study
    Lars Lind
    Department of Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 196:795-802. 2008

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Publications62

  1. doi Increased IL-17A secretion in response to Candida albicans in autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type 1 and its animal model
    Kerstin M Ahlgren
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Immunol 41:235-45. 2011
    ..albicans-induced Th17- and Th1-cell responses were increased in Aire(0/0) mice. Thus an excessive IL-17A reactivity towards C. albicans was observed in APS-1 patients and Aire(0/0) mice...
  2. doi Long-term management of thrombocytosis in essential thrombocythaemia
    Gunnar Birgegard
    Department of Haematology, Division of Medicine, Institution for Medical Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala 75185, Sweden
    Ann Hematol 88:1-10. 2009
    ..Our knowledge of the optimum pharmacotherapy for each patient with ET continues to evolve through research and clinical trials, particularly into the molecular basis of the disease...
  3. doi Variation in CYP1A2 activity and its clinical implications: influence of environmental factors and genetic polymorphisms
    Arzu Gunes
    Uppsala University, Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Pharmacology, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Pharmacogenomics 9:625-37. 2008
    ..Finally, future perspectives for the possible clinical applications of CYP1A2 genotyping are discussed...
  4. ncbi [New Chlamydia variation discovered in 2006. Quick transmission in Sweden, diagnostic techniques missed the mutation]
    Björn Herrmann
    sektionen för klinisk mikrobiologi, Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 104:3535-6. 2007
  5. doi Congenital ichthyosis: an overview of current and emerging therapies
    Anders Vahlquist
    Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Dermatology, University Hospital, University of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 88:4-14. 2008
    ..This calls for new ideas and intensified efforts to develop future ichthyosis therapies...
  6. ncbi TF/FVIIa transactivate PDGFRbeta to regulate PDGF-BB-induced chemotaxis in different cell types: involvement of Src and PLC
    Agneta Siegbahn
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Chemistry, Academic Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 28:135-41. 2008
    ..Here we studied the role of TF/FVIIa and the induced signaling pathways in regulation of chemotaxis of human monocytes, fibroblasts, and porcine aorta endothelial cells...
  7. ncbi A SELDI-TOF MS study of the genetic and post-translational molecular heterogeneity of eosinophil cationic protein
    Jenny Eriksson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Chemistry, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Leukoc Biol 82:1491-500. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi Upregulated expression of PDGF receptor beta in endocrine pancreatic tumors and metastases compared to normal endocrine pancreas
    Marie Louise Fjällskog
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 46:741-6. 2007
    ..This is also true for PDGFR beta expression in the corresponding stroma. We suggest that new therapeutic options to inhibit the growth and spread of EPTs could include targeting of PDGFR beta...
  9. ncbi Indoor molds, bacteria, microbial volatile organic compounds and plasticizers in schools--associations with asthma and respiratory symptoms in pupils
    J L Kim
    Department of Medical Sciences, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uppsala University and University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Indoor Air 17:153-63. 2007
    ..05), daytime breathlessness (P < 0.05), doctor-diagnosed asthma (P < 0.05), and current asthma (P < 0.05). In conclusion, exposure to MVOC and plasticizers at school may be a risk factor for asthmatic symptoms in children...
  10. ncbi Endothelium-dependent vasodilation, insulin resistance and the metabolic syndrome in an elderly cohort: the Prospective Investigation of the Vasculature in Uppsala Seniors (PIVUS) study
    Lars Lind
    Department of Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 196:795-802. 2008
    ..In the Prospective Study of the Vasculature in Uppsala Seniors (PIVUS) study, different techniques to assess vasodilation in conduit and resistance arteries were evaluated in relation to the MetS and insulin resistance...
  11. ncbi [We need a better strategy against Chlamydia infections]
    Björn Herrmann
    Lakartidningen 103:2155; discussion 2156. 2006
  12. ncbi Induction of interferon-alpha by immune complexes or liposomes containing systemic lupus erythematosus autoantigen- and Sjögren's syndrome autoantigen-associated RNA
    Tanja Lövgren
    Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 54:1917-27. 2006
    ..To investigate the ability of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) autoantigen- and Sjögren's syndrome (SS) autoantigen-associated U1 small nuclear RNA (U1 snRNA) and hY1RNA to induce interferon-alpha (IFNalpha) production...
  13. ncbi Interfacing spontaneous breathing and mechanical ventilation. New insights
    G Hedenstierna
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Physiology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Minerva Anestesiol 72:183-98. 2006
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  14. ncbi Ischemia-induced renal expression of hyaluronan and CD44 in diabetic rats
    Jan Melin
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Nephron Exp Nephrol 103:e86-94. 2006
    ..Hyaluronan (HA) is a glycosaminglycan involved in various forms of renal injury. We examined the role of HA and CD44, a major receptor for HA, in the development of postischemic renal injury in DM rats...
  15. doi Sequential effects of daily arsenic trioxide treatment on essential and nonessential trace elements in tissues in mice
    Ylva Molin
    Infectious Diseases, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Anticancer Drugs 19:812-8. 2008
    ..01). Changes in magnesium, iron, copper, cadmium and mercury were minor and inconsistent. This study suggests that supplementation with other trace elements may be beneficial when As2O3 treatment regimens are used in the clinic...
  16. doi Acute effects of 1-octen-3-ol, a microbial volatile organic compound (MVOC)--an experimental study
    Robert Wålinder
    Department of Medical Sciences Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Toxicol Lett 181:141-7. 2008
    ..Thus, there were both subjective and objective signs of mild mucosal irritation of eyes and airways together with symptoms of headache and nausea...
  17. doi Additive effects of the major risk alleles of IRF5 and STAT4 in primary Sjögren's syndrome
    G Nordmark
    Section of Rheumatology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Genes Immun 10:68-76. 2009
    ..43, whereas carriers of five risk alleles have an OR of 6.78. IRF5 and STAT4 are components of the type I IFN system, and our findings emphasize the importance of this system in the etiopathogenesis of primary SS...
  18. pmc Detection and prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Rickettsia helvetica in Ixodes ricinus ticks in seven study areas in Sweden
    Kristofer Severinsson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Bacteriology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Parasit Vectors 3:66. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  19. doi Cytokines as therapeutic targets in SLE
    Lars Rönnblom
    Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Rheumatology, Uppsala University, Uppsala SE 751 85, Sweden
    Nat Rev Rheumatol 6:339-47. 2010
    ..Finally, we provide suggestions for the future of treatment for SLE, including new therapeutic strategies...
  20. doi A field study on clinical signs and symptoms in cleaners at floor polish removal and application in a Swedish hospital
    Gunilla Wieslander
    Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83:585-91. 2010
    ..To study health effects in hospital cleaners (N = 21) at floor polish removal and application...
  21. doi Improving Bayesian credibility intervals for classifier error rates using maximum entropy empirical priors
    Mats G Gustafsson
    Uppsala University, Department of Medical Sciences, Academic Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Artif Intell Med 49:93-104. 2010
    ..Therefore, the aim of the study reported here was to study a maximum entropy (ME) based approach to improved prior knowledge and Bayesian CIs, demonstrating its relevance for biomedical research and clinical practice...
  22. doi Evaluation of a PBL strategy in clinical supervision of nursing students: patient-centred training in student-dedicated treatment rooms
    Margaretha Staun
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Akademiska sjukhuset, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Nurse Educ Today 30:631-7. 2010
    ..The present study aimed at investigating staff members' and nursing students' perception of and satisfaction with an intervention involving patient-centred training in student-dedicated treatment rooms during clinical supervision...
  23. doi Identification of a novel staining pattern of bile duct epithelial cells in primary sclerosing cholangitis
    Brita Ardesjö
    Department of Medical Sciences University Hospital, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 16:305-11. 2010
    ..A number of autoantigens have been proposed, but an early diagnostic marker is still lacking. Our aim was to identify such an autoantigen...
  24. doi Metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular risk in renal transplant recipients: effects of statin treatment
    Inga Soveri
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin Transplant 23:914-20. 2009
    ..Statin treatment reduces CVD risk in RTR. The aim was to study MS as CVD risk factor in RTR, and to investigate the effect of statin treatment in RTR with MS...
  25. pmc Structure-activity relationship analysis of cytotoxic cyanoguanidines: selection of CHS 828 as candidate drug
    Henrik Lövborg
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Medicine and Care, Linkoping University, SE 581 85Linköping, Sweden
    BMC Res Notes 2:114. 2009
    ..In animal studies, CHS 828 has shown very promising activity, and phase I and II studies resulted in further development of a with a water soluble prodrug...
  26. doi The carotid artery plaque size and echogenicity are related to different cardiovascular risk factors in the elderly: the Prospective Investigation of the Vasculature in Uppsala Seniors (PIVUS) study
    Jessika Andersson
    Department of Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Lipids 44:397-403. 2009
    ..These results suggest that plaque size and echogenicity are influenced by different risk factors...
  27. ncbi Tinnitus among airline pilots: prevalence and effects of age, flight experience, and other noise
    Torsten Lindgren
    Medical Sciences Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Aviat Space Environ Med 80:112-6. 2009
    ..We studied tinnitus in a population of airline pilots to determine its prevalence and identify predictors...
  28. doi Positive and negative consequences of sick leave for the individual, with special focus on part-time sick leave
    Leif Sieurin
    Department of Medical Sciences, University of Uppsala, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 37:50-6. 2009
    ..To describe the consequences of long-term sick leave (>28 days) on working situation, health and lifestyle among employees from the public sector in Sweden...
  29. ncbi Influence of self-reported work conditions and health on full, partial and no return to work after long-term sickness absence
    Malin Josephson
    Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uppsala University, Akademiska sjukhuset, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 34:430-7. 2008
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  30. doi Comparisons of effects of intravenous and inhaled methacholine on airway physiology in a murine asthma model
    Sofia Jonasson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Physiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 165:229-36. 2009
    ..The two methods of MCh delivery have important advantages but also certain limitations with regard to measuring airway reactivity in a murine model of allergic asthma...
  31. ncbi Effects of gastric bypass on the GH/IGF-I axis in severe obesity--and a comparison with GH deficiency
    Britt Edén Engström
    Department of Medical Sciences, Internal Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Endocrinol 154:53-9. 2006
    ..In this study, we examined the GH/IGF-I axis in obese men and women and the effect of surgically induced weight loss...
  32. ncbi Somatostatin-receptor mediated diagnosis and treatment in gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumours (GEP-NET's)
    K Oberg
    Department of Medical Sciences, Endocrine Oncology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Rocz Akad Med Bialymst 50:62-8. 2005
  33. ncbi Circulating markers of inflammation and atherosclerosis
    Lars Lind
    Department of Medical Sciences, University Hospital, S 751 85, Uppsala, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 169:203-14. 2003
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  34. ncbi Histidine decarboxylase, a pyridoxal phosphate-dependent enzyme, is an autoantigen of gastric enterochromaffin-like cells
    Filip Sköldberg
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, University Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:1445-52. 2003
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of autoantibodies against histidine decarboxylase and absence of gastric enterochromaffin-like cells...
  35. ncbi Chlamydia pneumoniae in patients undergoing surgery for thoracic aortic disease
    Christina Nyström-Rosander
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand Cardiovasc J 36:329-35. 2002
    ..To investigate if Chlamydia pneumoniae is present in the wall of the thoracic aorta in patients operated on for aneurysm or aortic dissection...
  36. ncbi Longitudinal bone loss in postmenopausal women with primary biliary cirrhosis and well-preserved liver function
    S Ormarsdottir
    Institution for Medical Sciences and Surgical Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Intern Med 252:537-41. 2002
    ..Whether bone loss is increased in patients without liver dysfunction is unclear. The aim of this study was to estimate retrospectively the rate of bone loss in postmenopausal women with PBC and well-preserved liver function...
  37. ncbi N-terminal pro brain natriuretic peptide on admission for early risk stratification of patients with chest pain and no ST-segment elevation
    Tomas Jernberg
    Department of Medical Sciences, Cardiology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:437-45. 2002
    ..The study evaluated the prognostic value of single measurement of N-terminal pro brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) obtained on admission in patients with symptoms suggestive of an acute coronary syndrome and no ST-segment elevation...
  38. ncbi Biomarkers and chemosensory irritations
    D Norback
    Department of Medical Sciences Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uppsala University, University Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 75:298-304. 2002
    ..The focus was on chemical exposures, but other occupational factors and indoor exposures were included...
  39. pmc Human neutrophil lipocalin is a unique marker of neutrophil inflammation in ulcerative colitis and proctitis
    M Carlson
    Laboratory for Inflammation Research, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Uppsala, Sweden
    Gut 50:501-6. 2002
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate human neutrophil lipocalin (HNL) as a specific neutrophil marker in the inflamed lesions of the colon and rectum in patients with colitis and proctitis...
  40. ncbi Men with acromegaly need higher doses of octreotide than women
    Britt Edén Engström
    Department of Medical Sciences, Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 56:73-7. 2002
    ..To investigate the effect of gender on the response of GH to short-acting octreotide in patients with acromegaly, and on the GH and IGF-1 levels during long-term treatment with a slow-release formulation of octreotide...
  41. ncbi Errors in estimating neonatal production of glucose with stable isotopes during "approximate steady state"
    T Groth
    Unit for Biomedical Informatics and Systems Analysis, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 61:663-79. 2001
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  42. ncbi Subacute bartonella infection in Swedish orienteers succumbing to sudden unexpected cardiac death or having malignant arrhythmias
    L Wesslen
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Scand J Infect Dis 33:429-38. 2001
    ..Although the mode of transmission is unknown, both zoonotic/vector-borne and parenteral person-to-person transmission may be involved...
  43. ncbi The transcription factors SOX9 and SOX10 are vitiligo autoantigens in autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type I
    H Hedstrand
    Department of Medical Sciences, University Hospital, S E 751 85, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Biol Chem 276:35390-5. 2001
    ..0001). Furthermore, three of 93 sera from patients with vitiligo unrelated to APS I showed strong reactivity against SOX10, which may indicate a more general role of SOX10 as an autoantigen in vitiligo...
  44. ncbi Lipocalins as biochemical markers of disease
    S Xu
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Chemistry, University of Uppsala, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1482:298-307. 2000
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  45. ncbi Redistribution of accumulated 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin during coxsackievirus B3 infection in the mouse
    E Funseth
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Toxicol Lett 116:131-41. 2000
    ..001). The findings suggest that a common infection causes redistribution of a previously accumulated environmental pollutant, resulting in increased concentrations and potentially increased toxicity in selected target tissues...
  46. pmc Mental wellbeing and quality of sexual life in women with primary Sjögren's syndrome are related to circulating dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate
    S Th Valtysdottir
    Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Ann Rheum Dis 62:875-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate the possible effect of androgen status on sexuality and mental wellbeing in patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome (pSS)...
  47. ncbi PML/RARalpha plays a role for basal activity and retinoid-induced repression of the tissue factor promoter in acute promyelocytic leukemia cells
    Taavo Tenno
    Department of Medical Sciences, Clinical Chemistry, Laboratory for Coagulation Research, University Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Thromb Haemost 90:930-9. 2003
    ..These data indicate that TF expression in APL cells is exacerbated by the presence of the PML/RARalpha fusion protein, and implicates the loss of Fos/Jun binding to the TF promoter in ATRA-induced suppression of TF...
  48. ncbi Clonality among ampicillin-resistant Enterococcus faecium isolates in Sweden and relationship with ciprofloxacin resistance
    E Torell
    Department of Medical Sciences, Section for Infectious Diseases, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 9:1011-9. 2003
    ..To investigate clonal relationships in a nationwide sample of human Enterococcus faecium isolates...
  49. ncbi The effects of anesthesia and muscle paralysis on the respiratory system
    Goran Hedenstierna
    Clinical Physiology, Department of Medical Sciences, University Hospital, 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Intensive Care Med 31:1327-35. 2005
    ..Moreover, postoperative lung complications occur in 3-10% after elective abdominal surgery and more in emergency operations...
  50. ncbi Differential early mitogen-activated protein kinase activation in hyperglycemic ischemic brain injury in the rat
    N Farrokhnia
    Department of Medical Sciences, Stroke Unit, Akademiska Hospital, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Invest 35:457-63. 2005
    ..It is unclear whether similar MAPK activation appears in focal brain ischemia with concomitant hyperglycemia...
  51. ncbi Circulating adhesion molecules in allergic and non-allergic asthma
    Christer Janson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala University, Uppsala SE 75185, Sweden
    Respir Med 99:45-51. 2005
    ..sVCAM-1 was reduced by inhaled steroids (P<0.01). Our results indicate that endothelial cells are activated in asthma and that this activity has a bearing on airflow variability and bronchial responsiveness in NA...
  52. pmc Insomnia is more common among subjects living in damp buildings
    C Janson
    Department of Medical sciences Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Akademiska sjukhuset, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 62:113-8. 2005
    ..Insomnia is a condition with a high prevalence and a great impact on quality of life. Little is known about the relation between and sleep disturbances and the home environment...
  53. ncbi Guidelines for the management of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours (including bronchopulmonary and thymic neoplasms). Part I-general overview
    Kjell Oberg
    Department of Endocrine Oncology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 43:617-25. 2004
    ..Part I of these guidelines discusses the principles of histopathology, biochemical and radiological diagnosis as well as therapeutic options...
  54. ncbi The influence of personality, measured by the Karolinska Scales of Personality (KSP), on symptoms among subjects in suspected sick buildings
    R Runeson
    Department of Medical Science Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Uppsala University, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Indoor Air 14:394-404. 2004
    ..Our results support a view that measurement of personality could be of value in future studies and vulnerability to environmental stress...
  55. ncbi Malignant gastric ghrelinoma with hyperghrelinemia
    Apostolos V Tsolakis
    Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Endocrine Oncology, Uppsala University Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:3739-44. 2004
    ..This might be a new tumor entity of the stomach, and it is suggested that patients with malignant gastric neuroendocrine tumors should be investigated for ghrelin production...
  56. ncbi Induction of interferon-alpha production in plasmacytoid dendritic cells by immune complexes containing nucleic acid released by necrotic or late apoptotic cells and lupus IgG
    Tanja Lövgren
    Immunology V, Biomedical Center, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 50:1861-72. 2004
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  57. ncbi Multiparametric evaluation of apoptosis: effects of standard cytotoxic agents and the cyanoguanidine CHS 828
    Henrik Lövborg
    Department of Medical Sciences, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, University Hospital, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Mol Cancer Ther 3:521-6. 2004
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  58. ncbi The effect of passive smoking on respiratory health in children and adults
    C Janson
    Department of Medical Sciences, Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 8:510-6. 2004
    ..Passive smoking is a widespread, important and avoidable risk factor for respiratory symptoms in both children and adults. Reducing passive smoking in the community will have a large positive effect on respiratory health...
  59. ncbi CRP and IL-6 concentrations are associated with poor glycemic control despite preserved beta-cell function during the first year after diagnosis of type 1 diabetes
    Anna Schölin
    Department of Medical Sciences, Section of Internal Medicine, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 20:205-10. 2004
    ..In the present study, inflammatory markers were determined in patients with newly diagnosed disease and related to beta-cell function, glycemic control and autoimmunity...
  60. ncbi Analysis of antibody reactivity against cysteine sulfinic acid decarboxylase, a pyridoxal phosphate-dependent enzyme, in endocrine autoimmune disease
    Filip Sköldberg
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, University Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1636-40. 2004
    ..Moreover, CSAD may be a useful mold for the construction of recombinant chimerical antigens in attempts to map conformational epitopes on other group II PLP-dependent amino acid decarboxylases...
  61. ncbi Role of natural interferon-alpha producing cells (plasmacytoid dendritic cells) in autoimmunity
    Lars Rönnblom
    Section of Rheumatology, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Autoimmunity 36:463-72. 2003
    ..In this review we summarize recent data concerning NIPC/PDC, including their activation, regulation, function and possible role in autoimmune diseases, especially SLE...
  62. ncbi Regulation of human eosinophil migration across lung epithelial monolayers by distinct calcium signaling mechanisms in the two cell types
    L Liu
    Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
    J Immunol 163:5649-55. 1999
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