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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  • Daliet, Oliver J.; Briem, Kristín; Brynjólfsson, Sigurður; Sigurðsson, Haraldur Björn (2021-12-01)
    Background: Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries have been studied using a variety of methods and tools. However, each is hindered by specific limitations with respect to its application. Aim: To assess the combined effects of external moments and ...
  • Caër, Charles; Gorreja, Frida; Forsskåhl, Sophia K.; Brynjólfsson, Siggeir Fannar; Szeponik, Louis; Magnusson, Maria K.; Börjesson, Lars G.; Block, Mattias; Bexe-Lindskog, Elinor; Wick, Mary Jo (2021-08-02)
    BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Uncontrolled activation of intestinal mononuclear phagocytes [MNPs] drives chronic inflammation in inflammatory bowel disease [IBD]. Triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells 1 [TREM-1] has been implicated in the pathogenesis ...
  • Carlsen, Hanne Krage; Valdimarsdóttir, Unnur Anna; Briem, Haraldur; Dominici, Francesca; Finnbjörnsdóttir, Ragnhildur Guðrún; Jóhannsson, Þorsteinn; Aspelund, Thor; Gíslason, Þórarinn; Guðnason, Þórólfur (2021-12)
    Background: The Holuhraun volcanic eruption September 2014 to February 2015 emitted large amounts of sulfur dioxide (SO2). The aim of this study was to determine the association between volcanic SO2 gases on general population respiratory health some ...
  • Brueggemann, Angela B.; Jansen van Rensburg, Melissa J.; Shaw, David; McCarthy, Noel D.; Jolley, Keith A.; Maiden, Martin C.J.; van der Linden, Mark P.G.; Amin-Chowdhury, Zahin; Bennett, Désirée E.; Borrow, Ray; Brandileone, Maria Cristina C.; Broughton, Karen; Campbell, Ruth; Cao, Bin; Casanova, Carlo; Choi, Eun Hwa; Chu, Yiu Wai; Clark, Stephen A.; Claus, Heike; Coelho, Juliana; Corcoran, Mary; Cottrell, Simon; Cunney, Robert J.; Dalby, Tine; Davies, Heather; de Gouveia, Linda; Deghmane, Ala Eddine; Demczuk, Walter; Desmet, Stefanie; Drew, Richard J.; du Plessis, Mignon; Erlendsdóttir, Helga; Fry, Norman K.; Fuursted, Kurt; Gray, Steve J.; Henriques-Normark, Birgitta; Hale, Thomas; Hilty, Markus; Hoffmann, Steen; Humphreys, Hilary; Ip, Margaret; Jacobsson, Susanne; Johnston, Jillian; Kozakova, Jana; Kristinsson, Karl Gústaf; Krizova, Pavla; Kuch, Alicja; Ladhani, Shamez N.; Lâm, Thiên Trí; Lebedova, Vera; Lindholm, Laura; Litt, David J.; Martin, Irene; Martiny, Delphine; Mattheus, Wesley; McElligott, Martha; Meehan, Mary; Meiring, Susan; Mölling, Paula; Morfeldt, Eva; Morgan, Julie; Mulhall, Robert M.; Muñoz-Almagro, Carmen; Murdoch, David R.; Murphy, Joy; Musilek, Martin; Mzabi, Alexandre; Perez-Argüello, Amaresh; Perrin, Monique; Perry, Malorie; Redin, Alba; Roberts, Richard; Roberts, Maria; Rokney, Assaf; Ron, Merav; Scott, Kevin J.; Sheppard, Carmen L.; Siira, Lotta; Skoczyńska, Anna; Sloan, Monica; Slotved, Hans Christian; Smith, Andrew J.; Song, Joon Young; Taha, Muhamed Kheir; Toropainen, Maija; Tsang, Dominic; Vainio, Anni; van Sorge, Nina M.; Varon, Emmanuelle; Vlach, Jiri; Vogel, Ulrich; Vohrnova, Sandra; von Gottberg, Anne; Zanella, Rosemeire C.; Zhou, Fei (2021-06)
    Background: Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, and Neisseria meningitidis, which are typically transmitted via respiratory droplets, are leading causes of invasive diseases, including bacteraemic pneumonia and meningitis, and of secondary ...
  • Brynjólfsson, Siggeir Fannar; Sigurgrímsdóttir, Hildur; Einarsdóttir, Elín D.; Björnsdóttir, Guðrún Ása; Ármannsdóttir, Brynja; Baldvinsdóttir, Guðrún E.; Bjarnason, Agnar; Guðlaugsson, Ólafur; Guðmundsson, Sveinn Viðar; Sigurðardóttir, Sigurveig T.; Löve, Arthur; Kristinsson, Karl Gústaf; Lúðvíksson, Björn Rúnar (2021-06-10)
    A detailed understanding of the antibody response against SARS-CoV-2 is of high importance, especially with the emergence of novel vaccines. A multiplex-based assay, analyzing IgG, IgM, and IgA antibodies against the receptor binding domain (RBD), spike ...

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