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    • Factors influencing prescribing of fall-risk-increasing drugs to the elderly: A qualitative study 

      Bell, Hege Therese; Steinsbekk, Aslak; Granås, Anne Gerd (Taylor & Francis, 2015)
      Objective. Explore the situations in which GPs associate drug use with falls among their elderly patients, and the factors influencing the prescribing and cessation of fall-risk-increasing drugs (FRIDs). Design. A qualitative ...
    • Fatigue During and After Breast Cancer Therapy—A Prospective Study 

      Reinertsen, Kristin Valborg; Engebråten, Olav; Loge, Jon Håvard; Småstuen, Milada Cvancarova; Naume, Bjørn; Wist, Erik; Edvardsen, Hege; Wille, Elisabeth; Bjøro, Trine; Kiserud, Cecilie E. (Elsevier, 2017)
      Context Chronic fatigue (CF) in breast cancer (BC) survivors is multifactorial and may be caused by immune activation triggered by BC or its treatment. In the Neoadjuvant Avastin in Breast Cancer study, BC patients ...
    • Gene variations in sex hormone pathways and the risk of testicular germ cell tumour: a case–parent triad study in a Norwegian–Swedish population 

      Kristiansen, Wenche; Andreassen, Kristine Engen; Karlsson, Robert; Aschim, Elin Leirvoll; Bremnes, Roy M.; Dahl, Olav; Fosså, Sophie Dorothea; Klepp, Olbjørn; Langberg, Carl W.; Solberg, Arne; Tretli, Steinar; Adami, Hans-Olov; Wiklund, Fredrik; Grotmol, Tom; Haugen, Trine Berit (Oxford University Press, 2012-03-08)
      BACKGROUND Testicular germ cell tumour (TGCT) is the most common cancer in young men, and an imbalance between the estrogen and androgen levels in utero is hypothesized to influence TGCT risk. Thus, polymorphisms in genes ...
    • A genomic view of experimental intra- and interspecies transformation of a rifampicin resistance allele into Neisseria meningitidis 

      Alfsnes, Kristian; Frye, Stephan Alfons; Eriksson, JE; Tonjum, Tone; Eldholm, Vegard; Brynildsrud, Ola Brønstad; Bohlin, Jon; Harrison, OB; Hood, D; Maiden, Martin C.J.; Ambur, Ole Herman (Microbiology Society, 2018-09-25)
      The spread of antibiotic resistance within and between different bacterial populations is a major health problem on a global scale. The identification of genetic transformation in genomic data from Neisseria meningitidis, ...
    • Global dissemination patterns of common gene cassette arrays in class 1 integrons 

      Domingues, Sara; da Silva, Gabriela Jorge; Nielsen, Kaare Magne (Microbiology Society, 2015-07-01)
      Integrons are genetic elements that contain a site-specific recombination system able to capture, express and exchange gene cassettes. Mobile integrons are widespread and often confer resistance to multiple antibiotics, ...
    • HPV Genotyping of Modified General Primer-Amplicons Is More Analytically Sensitive and Specific by Sequencing than by Hybridization 

      Meisal, Roger; Rounge, Trine Ballestad; Christiansen, Irene Kraus; Eieland, Alexander Kirkeby; Worren, Merete Molton; Molden, Tor; Kommedal, Øyvind; Hovig, Eivind; Leegaard, Truls Michael; Ambur, Ole Herman (Public Library of Science, 2017)
      Sensitive and specific genotyping of human papillomaviruses (HPVs) is important for population-based surveillance of carcinogenic HPV types and for monitoring vaccine effectiveness. Here we compare HPV genotyping by Next ...
    • Hva finnes på innsiden av kranarmaturer? 

      Charnock, Colin; Otterholt, Eli; Nordlie, Anne-Lise (Vannforeningen, 2012)
      Innsiden av vannkraner kommer i kontakt med både mikrober som er til stede i drikkevann og de som finnes på hender, matrester og i luften. En hypotese er at kranbiofilmer kan være tilholdssted for sykdomsfremkallende ...
    • Hvor robust er samsvaret mellom respondering på matching-to-sample tester og sorteringstester? 

      Bevolden, Kristiane Rustad; Arntzen, Erik (Norsk atferdsanalytisk forening, 2018)
      Formålet med dette eksperimentet var å undersøke om samsvaret mellom resultatene på en matching-to-sample (MTS) test og sorteringstester også er gjeldende ved bruk en Many-to-One (MTO) treningsstruktur. Vi ønsket å gjøre ...
    • Hyperactivation of NF-κB via the MEK signaling is indispensable for the inhibitory effect of cAMP on DNA damage-induced cell death. 

      Kloster, Martine Müller; Naderi, Elin Hallan; Carlsen, Harald; Blomhoff, Heidi Kiil; Naderi, Soheil (BioMed Central, 2011-04-21)
      With cAMP signaling having a profound inhibitory effect on DNA damage-induced apoptosis in B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia (BCP-ALL) cells, understanding how this signaling pathway affects the survival capacity ...
    • 'I try not to bother the residents too much' - the use of capillary blood glucose measurements in nursing homes 

      Andreassen, Lillan Mo; Granås, Anne Gerd; Sølvik, Una Ørvim; Kjome, Reidun Lisbet Skeide (BioMed Central, 2016)
      Background Capillary blood glucose measurements are regularly used for nursing home residents with diabetes. The usefulness of these measurements relies on clear indications for use, correct measurement techniques, ...
    • Identification of 19 new risk loci and potential regulatory mechanisms influencing susceptibility to testicular germ cell tumor 

      Litchfield, Kevin; Levy, Max; Orlando, Giulia; Loveday, Chey; Law, Philip J.; Migliorini, Gabriele; Holroyd, Amy; Broderick, Peter; Karlsson, Robert; Haugen, Trine B.; Kristiansen, Wenche; Nsengimana, Jérémie; Fenwick, Kerry; Assiotis, Ioannis; Kote-Jarai, Zsofia; Dunning, Alison M.; Muir, Kenneth; Peto, Julian; Eeles, Rosalind; Easton, Douglas F.; Dudakia, Darshna; Orr, Nick; Pashayan, Nora; Bishop, D. Timothy; Reid, Alison; Huddart, Robert A.; Shipley, Janet; Grotmol, Tom; Wiklund, Fredrik; Houlston, Richard S.; Turnbull, Clare (Nature Publishing Group, 2017-06-12)
      Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have transformed our understanding of testicular germ cell tumour (TGCT) susceptibility but much of the heritability remains unexplained. Here we report a new GWAS, a meta-analysis ...
    • Identification of differentially expressed Atlantic salmon miRNAs responding to salmonid alphavirus (SAV) infection 

      Andreassen, Rune; Nardos, Woldemariam; Ine, Egeland; Oleg, Agafanov; Hilde, Sindre; Bjørn, Høyheim (BioMed Central, 2017)
      Background MicroRNAs (miRNAs) control multiple biological processes including the innate immune responses by negative post-transcriptional regulation of gene expression. As there were no studies on the role(s) of miRNAs ...
    • Imaging in Lyme neuroborreliosis 

      Lindland, Elisabeth Margrete Stokke; Solheim, Anne Marit; Andreassen, Silje; Paulsen, Else Quist; Eikeland, Randi; Ljøstad, Unn; Mygland, Åse; Elsais, Ahmed; Nygaard, Gro Owren; Lorentzen, Åslaug Rudjord; Harbo, Hanne Flinstad; Beyer, Mona K. (Springer Open, 2018-09-04)
      Lyme neuroborreliosis (LNB) is a tick-borne spirochetal infection with a broad spectrum of imaging pathology. For individuals who live in or have travelled to areas where ticks reside, LNB should be considered among ...
    • The impact of pitch values on image quality and radiation dose in an abdominal adult phantom using CT 

      Lança, Luis; Barros, Pietro; Løvlien, Ine M.; Derech, Rodrigo D’Agostini; Higgins, Daniel; Kleiker, Marjolein; McNally, Kevin; Thevenaz, Manon; Hogg, Peter; Liardet, Sebastien (University of Stanford, 2017)
      Purpose: To identify the impact of different pitch values on image quality and effective radiation dose for axial and coronal plane in abdominal adult CT. Methods and materials: Three scans were conducted on an abdominal ...
    • Impact of the anode heel effect on image quality and effective dose for AP pelvis: a pilot study 

      Buissink, Carst; Bowdler, Matt; Abdullah, A; Al-Murshedi, S; Custódio, S; Huhn, Andrea; Jorge, Jose; Ali, Mohammed; Peters, Annastagia Lily; Robin, Rey Yohan; Urdahl, Therese Kristin; Hogg, Peter (University of Salford, 2017)
      Purpose: Using phantoms, this pilot study aims to outline a method and generate initial data to determine whether the anode heel effect has an impact on image quality and the effective dose. Methods and Materials: A ...
    • Intra-host sequence variability in human papillomavirus 

      Mandishora, Racheal Shamiso Dube; Gjøtterud, Kristina Stormo; Lagström, Sonja; Stray-Pedersen, Babill; Duri, Kerina; Chin'ombe, Nyasha; Nygård, Mari; Christiansen, Irene Kraus; Ambur, Ole Herman; Chirenje, Mike Zvavahera; Rounge, Trine Ballestad (Elsevier, 2018-04-30)
      Human papillomaviruses (HPVs) co-evolve slowly with the human host and each HPV genotype displays epithelial tropisms. We assessed the evolution of intra HPV genotype variants within samples, and their association to ...
    • Klart behov for videreutdanning i patologi for bioingeniører 

      Neslein, Inger-Lise (Bioingeniørfaglig institutt - NITO, 2015)
    • Knockdown of SPRY4 and SPRY4-IT1 inhibits cell growth and phosphorylation of Akt in human testicular germ cell tumours 

      Das, Mrinal Kumar; Furu, Kari; Evensen, Herman Sebastian Folkestad; Haugen, Øyvind Pernell; Haugen, Trine B. (Nature Research, 2018-02-06)
      Testicular germ cell tumour (TGCT) is the most common cancer in young men in large parts of the world, but the aetiology is mainly unknown. Genome-wide association studies have so far identified about 50 susceptibility ...
    • Legemidler og pasientsikkerhet - fokus på eldre 

      Hagesæter, Ellen; Landmark, Cecilie Johannessen; Neslein, Inger-Lise; Granås, Anne Gerd (Norges Farmaceutiske Forening, 2015)
    • Lesion detection performance : comparative analysis of low-dose CT data of the chest on two hybrid imaging systems 

      Jessop, Maryam; Thompson, John D.; Sil, Joanne; Sanderud, Audun; Jorge, Jose; De groot, Martin; Lança, Luis; Hogg, Peter (Society of Nuclear Medicine, 2015)
      Purpose: Incidental findings, discovered in low-dose CT images obtained during hybrid imaging, are an increasing phenomenon with advancing CT technology. Understanding their diagnostic value along with technical limitations ...