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.

The repository is OpenAIRE / OpenAIREplus compliant and in accordance with requirements for publication of research results from projects supported by the European research programs FP7 and H2020.

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  • Oskarsdottir, Thora; Sigurðsson, Martin Ingi; Pálsson, Runólfur; Eythorsson, E. (2022-09)
    Objectives: All SARS-CoV-2-positive persons in Iceland were prospectively monitored and those who required outpatient evaluation or were admitted to hospital underwent protocolized evaluation that included a standardized panel of biomarkers. The aim ...
  • Madsen, Marie Kjær; Schlünssen, Vivi; Svanes, Cecilie; Johannessen, Ane; Jõgi, Nils Oskar; Holm, Mathias; Janson, Christer; Pereira-Vega, Antonio; Lowe, Adrian J.; Franklin, Karl A.; Malinovschi, Andrei; Sigsgaard, Torben; Abramson, Michael J.; Bertelsen, Randi; Oudin, Anna; Gíslason, Þórarinn; Timm, Signe (2022-08)
    The increasing prevalence of asthma is linked to westernization and urbanization. Farm environments have been associated with a lower risk of asthma development. However, this may not be universal, as the association differs across birth cohorts and ...
  • Jóelsson, Jón Pétur; Ásbjarnarson, Árni; Sigurdsson, Snaevar; Kricker, Jennifer; Valdimarsdottir, Bryndis; Thorarinsdottir, Holmfridur; Starradottir, Eir; Gudjonsson, Thorarinn; Ingthorsson, Saevar; Kárason, Sigurbergur (2022-07-22)
    BACKGROUND: Mechanical ventilation is a life-saving therapy for critically ill patients, providing rest to the respiratory muscles and facilitating gas exchange in the lungs. Ventilator-induced lung injury (VILI) is an unfortunate side effect of ...
  • DBDS Genetic Consortium (2022-07-28)
    Detailed knowledge of how diversity in the sequence of the human genome affects phenotypic diversity depends on a comprehensive and reliable characterization of both sequences and phenotypic variation. Over the past decade, insights into this relationship ...
  • Egilsdóttir, Halldóra; Jónsdóttir, Helga; Klinke, Marianne Elisabeth (2022)
    We used explorative interviews to gauge (inter)personal, physiological, and emotional challenges of seven rural cancer patients who traveled long distances to cancer treatment centers. After a thematic analysis, we foregrounded experiences of temporality ...

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