This is the institutional repository for peer reviewed articles published in open access and doctoral dissertations by the Agricultural University of Iceland, the Iceland Academy of the Arts, the National and University Library of Iceland, Reykjavik University, the University of Akureyri, Bifröst University, Hólar University College and the University of Iceland. Open access to research results is in accordance with article 10 from the Act on public support for research / 2003 No 3 and is compliant with requirements from international and domestic research fund programs. The purpose of the Open Science repository is to make results of research conducted at Icelandic universities accessible to the public online without hindrance or charge. Deposits to the repository are permanent and are intended to ensure future access to all published scientific material of the Icelandic research community. By collecting this material together in one collection access is made simple and easy for anyone who wishes to study the considerable scientific work conducted in Iceland.

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  • Olsson, Emma; Anderzén-Carlsson, Agneta; Atladóttir, Sigríður María; Axelin, Anna; Campbell-Yeo, Marsha; Eriksson, Mats; Kristjánsdóttir, Guðrún; Peltonen, Emilia; Stevens, Bonnie; Vederhus, Bente; Andersen, Randi Dovland (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2018-11-08)
    Background: Preterm infants are especially vulnerable to pain. The intensive treatment often necessary for their survival unfortunately includes many painful interventions and procedures. Untreated pain can lead to both shortand long-term negative ...
  • Ougaard Dohn, Asmus; Selli, Daniele; Fazio, Gianluca; Ferraro, Lorenzo; Mortensen, Jens; Civalleri, Bartolomeo; Di Valentin, Cristiana (MDPI AG, 2018-11-13)
    Metal oxide nanoparticles (NPs) are regarded as good candidates for many technological applications, where their functional environment is often an aqueous solution. The correct description of metal oxide electronic structure is still a challenge for ...
  • Davies, Gail; Lam, Max; Harris, Sarah E.; Trampush, Joey W.; Luciano, Michelle; Hill, W. David; Hagenaars, Saskia P.; Ritchie, Stuart J.; Marioni, Riccardo E.; Fawns-Ritchie, Chloe; Liewald, David C. M.; Okely, Judith A.; Ahola-Olli, Ari V.; Barnes, Catriona L. K.; Bertram, Lars; Bis, Joshua C.; Burdick, Katherine E.; Christoforou, Andrea; DeRosse, Pamela; Djurovic, Srdjan; Espeseth, Thomas; Giakoumaki, Stella; Giddaluru, Sudheer; Gustavson, Daniel E.; Hayward, Caroline; Hofer, Edith; Ikram, M. Arfan; Karlsson, Robert; Knowles, Emma; Lahti, Jari; Leber, Markus; Li, Shuo; Mather, Karen A.; Melle, Ingrid; Morris, Derek; Oldmeadow, Christopher; Palviainen, Teemu; Payton, Antony; Pazoki, Raha; Petrovic, Katja; Reynolds, Chandra A.; Sargurupremraj, Muralidharan; Scholz, Markus; Smith, Jennifer A.; Smith, Albert Vernon; Terzikhan, Natalie; Thalamuthu, Anbupalam; Trompet, Stella; van der Lee, Sven J.; Ware, Erin B.; Windham, B. Gwen; Wright, Margaret J.; Yang, Jingyun; Yu, Jin; Ames, David; Amin, Najaf; Amouyel, Philippe; Andreassen, Ole A.; Armstrong, Nicola J.; Assareh, Amelia A.; Attia, John R.; Attix, Deborah; Avramopoulos, Dimitrios; Bennett, David A.; Böhmer, Anne C.; Boyle, Patricia A.; Brodaty, Henry; Campbell, Harry; Cannon, Tyrone D.; Cirulli, Elizabeth T.; Congdon, Eliza; Conley, Emily Drabant; Corley, Janie; Cox, Simon R.; Dale, Anders M.; Dehghan, Abbas; Dick, Danielle; Dickinson, Dwight; Eriksson, Johan G.; Evangelou, Evangelos; Faul, Jessica D.; Ford, Ian; Freimer, Nelson A.; Gao, He; Giegling, Ina; Gillespie, Nathan A.; Gordon, Scott D.; Gottesman, Rebecca F.; Griswold, Michael E.; Gudnason, Vilmundur; Harris, Tamara B.; Hartmann, Annette M.; Hatzimanolis, Alex; Heiss, Gerardo; Holliday, Elizabeth G.; Joshi, Peter K.; Kähönen, Mika; Kardia, Sharon L. R.; Karlsson, Ida; Kleineidam, Luca; Knopman, David S.; Kochan, Nicole A.; Konte, Bettina; Kwok, John B.; Le Hellard, Stephanie; Lee, Teresa; Lehtimäki, Terho; Li, Shu-Chen; Lill, Christina M.; Liu, Tian; Koini, Marisa; London, Edythe; Longstreth, Will T.; Lopez, Oscar L.; Loukola, Anu; Luck, Tobias; Lundervold, Astri J.; Lundquist, Anders; Lyytikäinen, Leo-Pekka; Martin, Nicholas G.; Montgomery, Grant W.; Murray, Alison D.; Need, Anna C.; Noordam, Raymond; Nyberg, Lars; Ollier, William; Papenberg, Goran; Pattie, Alison; Polasek, Ozren; Poldrack, Russell A.; Psaty, Bruce M.; Reppermund, Simone; Riedel-Heller, Steffi G.; Rose, Richard J.; Rotter, Jerome I.; Roussos, Panos; Rovio, Suvi P.; Saba, Yasaman; Sabb, Fred W.; Sachdev, Perminder S.; Satizabal, Claudia L.; Schmid, Matthias; Scott, Rodney J.; Scult, Matthew A.; Simino, Jeannette; Slagboom, P. Eline; Smyrnis, Nikolaos; Soumaré, Aïcha; Stefanis, Nikos C.; Stott, David J.; Straub, Richard E.; Sundet, Kjetil; Taylor, Adele M.; Taylor, Kent D.; Tzoulaki, Ioanna; Tzourio, Christophe; Uitterlinden, André; Vitart, Veronique; Voineskos, Aristotle N.; Kaprio, Jaakko; Wagner, Michael; Wagner, Holger; Weinhold, Leonie; Wen, K. Hoyan; Widen, Elisabeth; Yang, Qiong; Zhao, Wei; Adams, Hieab H. H.; Arking, Dan E.; Bilder, Robert M.; Bitsios, Panos; Boerwinkle, Eric; Chiba-Falek, Ornit; Corvin, Aiden; De Jager, Philip L.; Debette, Stéphanie; Donohoe, Gary; Elliott, Paul; Fitzpatrick, Annette L.; Gill, Michael; Glahn, David C.; Hägg, Sara; Hansell, Narelle K.; Hariri, Ahmad R.; Ikram, M. Kamran; Jukema, J. Wouter; Vuoksimaa, Eero; Keller, Matthew C.; Kremen, William S.; Launer, Lenore; Lindenberger, Ulman; Palotie, Aarno; Pedersen, Nancy L.; Pendleton, Neil; Porteous, David J.; Räikkönen, Katri; Raitakari, Olli T.; Ramirez, Alfredo; Reinvang, Ivar; Rudan, Igor (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2018-05-29)
    General cognitive function is a prominent and relatively stable human trait that is associated with many important life outcomes. We combine cognitive and genetic data from the CHARGE and COGENT consortia, and UK Biobank (total N = 300,486; age 16–102) ...
  • Olsen, Mirjam Harkestad; Gunnþórsdóttir, Hermína (University of Aberdeen, 2018-08-11)
    This article is situated within the Arctic Regions North Norway and North/East Iceland. It presents a study on what motivates adults in Arctic regions to apply for and complete a Master’s degree in Education. Motivation is examined in relation to ...
  • van Setten, Jessica; Brody, Jennifer A.; Jamshidi, Yalda; Swenson, Brenton R.; Butler, Anne M.; Campbell, Harry; Del Greco, Fabiola M.; Evans, Daniel S.; Gibson, Quince; Gudbjartsson, Daniel; Kerr, Kathleen F.; Krijthe, Bouwe P.; Lyytikäinen, Leo-Pekka; Müller, Christian; Müller-Nurasyid, Martina; Nolte, Ilja M.; Padmanabhan, Sandosh; Ritchie, Marylyn D.; Robino, Antonietta; Smith, Albert V.; Steri, Maristella; Tanaka, Toshiko; Teumer, Alexander; Trompet, Stella; Ulivi, Sheila; Verweij, Niek; Yin, Xiaoyan; Arnar, David O.; Asselbergs, Folkert W.; Bader, Joel S.; Barnard, John; Bis, Josh; Blankenberg, Stefan; Boerwinkle, Eric; Bradford, Yuki; Buckley, Brendan M.; Chung, Mina K.; Crawford, Dana; den Hoed, Marcel; Denny, Josh C.; Dominiczak, Anna F.; Ehret, Georg B.; Eijgelsheim, Mark; Ellinor, Patrick T.; Felix, Stephan B.; Franco, Oscar H.; Franke, Lude; Harris, Tamara B.; Holm, Hilma; Ilaria, Gandin; Iorio, Annamaria; Kähönen, Mika; Kolcic, Ivana; Kors, Jan A.; Lakatta, Edward G.; Launer, Lenore J.; Lin, Honghuang; Lin, Henry J.; Loos, Ruth J. F.; Lubitz, Steven A.; Macfarlane, Peter W.; Magnani, Jared W.; Leach, Irene Mateo; Meitinger, Thomas; Mitchell, Braxton D.; Munzel, Thomas; Papanicolaou, George J.; Peters, Annette; Pfeufer, Arne; Pramstaller, Peter P.; Raitakari, Olli T.; Rotter, Jerome I.; Rudan, Igor; Samani, Nilesh J.; Schlessinger, David; Silva Aldana, Claudia T.; Sinner, Moritz F.; Smith, Jonathan D.; Snieder, Harold; Soliman, Elsayed Z.; Spector, Timothy D.; Stott, David J.; Strauch, Konstantin; Tarasov, Kirill V.; Þorsteinsdóttir, Unnur; Uitterlinden, Andre G.; Van Wagoner, David R.; Völker, Uwe; Völzke, Henry; Waldenberger, Melanie; Jan Westra, Harm; Wild, Philipp S.; Zeller, Tanja; Alonso, Alvaro; Avery, Christy L.; Bandinelli, Stefania; Benjamin, Emelia J.; Cucca, Francesco; Dörr, Marcus; Ferrucci, Luigi; Gasparini, Paolo; Gudnason, Vilmundur; Hayward, Caroline; Heckbert, Susan R.; Hicks, Andrew A.; Jukema, J. Wouter; Kääb, Stefan; Lehtimäki, Terho; Liu, Yongmei; Munroe, Patricia B.; Parsa, Afshin; Polasek, Ozren; Psaty, Bruce M.; Roden, Dan M.; Schnabel, Renate B.; Sinagra, Gianfranco; Stefansson, Kari; Stricker, Bruno H.; van der Harst, Pim; van Duijn, Cornelia M.; Wilson, James F.; Gharib, Sina A.; de Bakker, Paul I. W.; Isaacs, Aaron; Arking, Dan E.; Sotoodehnia, Nona (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2018-07-25)
    Electrocardiographic PR interval measures atrio-ventricular depolarization and conduction, and abnormal PR interval is a risk factor for atrial fibrillation and heart block. Our genome-wide association study of over 92,000 European-descent individuals ...

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