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  • Csuka, Dorottya; Freysteinsdóttir, Edda Sigríður; Jóhannesdóttir, Guðrún; Agnarsson, Bjarni Agnar; Jóhannsson, Óskar Þór; Barkardóttir, Rósa Björk; Arason, Aðalgeir (2024-02-08)
    Although a number of high-risk breast cancer genes have been identified, including BRCA1 and BRCA2, the risk profile of many high-risk families cannot be explained using known breast cancer genes. Previously, we have shown strong indications of new ...
  • Olafsdottir, Elinborg J.; Borg, Ake; Jensen, Maj Britt; Gerdes, Anne Marie; Johansson, Anna L.V.; Barkardottir, Rosa B.; Johannsson, Oskar T.; Ejlertsen, Bent; Sønderstrup, Ida Marie Heeholm; Hovig, Eivind; Lænkholm, Anne Vibeke; Hansen, Thomas van Overeem; Olafsdottir, Gudridur H.; Rossing, Maria; Jonasson, Jon G.; Sigurdsson, Stefan; Loman, Niklas; Nilsson, Martin P.; Narod, Steven A.; Tryggvadottir, Laufey (2020-11-24)
    Background: The natural history of breast cancer among BRCA2 carriers has not been clearly established. In a previous study from Iceland, positive ER status was a negative prognostic factor. We sought to identify factors that predicted survival after ...
  • Jónsdóttir, Rakel Björg; Flacking, Renée; Jónsdóttir, Helga (2022-09-08)
    BACKGROUND: Twins and late preterm (LPT) infants are at an increased risk of being breastfed to a lesser extent than term singletons. This study aimed to describe the initiation and duration of any and exclusive breastfeeding at the breast for mothers ...
  • Ekström, Magnus; Johannessen, Ane; Abramson, Michael J; Benediktsdóttir, Bryndís; Franklin, Karl; Gíslason, Þórarinn; Gómez Real, Francisco; Holm, Mathias; Janson, Christer; Jogi, Rain; Lowe, Adrian; Malinovschi, Andrei; Martínez-Moratalla, Jesús; Oudin, Anna; Sánchez-Ramos, José Luis; Schlünssen, Vivi; Svanes, Cecilie (2022-01-12)
    Background: Breathlessness is a major cause of suffering and disability globally. The symptom relates to multiple factors including asthma and lung function, which are influenced by hereditary factors. No study has evaluated potential inheritance of ...
  • Askew, Robert Alexander (University of Iceland, School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Earth Sciences, 2020-01)
    The Breiðdalur volcanic system, eastern Iceland, comprises of a ~600 km3 central volcano, a 30 - 40 km long dyke swarm and plateau basalts erupted from this dyke swarm. The entire volcanic system was active from 10.1 to 7.8 Ma, the central volcano was ...
  • Halldórsson, Arnljótur Björn; Axelsson, Gísli Þór; Jónsson, Helgi; Ísaksson, Jóhann Davíð; Harðardóttir, Hrönn; Guðmundsson, Gunnar; Hansdóttir, Sif (2021-10)
    Introduction Infections due to COVID-19 can lead to life threatening pneumonia. Accompanying severe disease are more prominent pulmonary changes on Computed Tomography (CT) scan of the chest. The goal of this study was to describe pulmonary CT changes ...
  • Pálsdóttir, Auður; Hreinsson, Haraldur (2023)
    Markmið erindisins er að varpa ljósi á samhengi trúarbragða- og lífsskoðanafræðslu á Íslandi. Í fyrsta hluta þess verður fjallað um trúarbragðafræðslu í núgildandi aðalnámskrá og það sem vitað er um kennslu um trúarbrögð í grunnskólum. Kynntar verða ...
  • Matthíasdóttir, Anna Mjöll; Guðnason, Þórólfur; Halldórsson, Matthías; Haraldsson, Ásgeir; Kristinsson, Karl Gústaf (2016-01-04)
    Tilgangur: Sýklalyfjanotkun er ein helsta orsök sýklalyfjaónæmis hjá bakteríum og er mikilvægt að draga úr ónauðsynlegri notkun eins og hægt er. Sýklalyfjanotkun, og þá sérstaklega notkun breiðvirkra sýklalyfja, er mikil hér á landi. Markmið rannsóknarinnar ...
  • Þorsteinsson, Rúnar M. (Guðfræðistofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2017)
    Meginviðfangsefni þessarar greinar er að rannsaka bréf Nýja testamentisins í ljósi bréfa-skrifta almennt í hinum grísk-rómverska heimi. Fyrst er gefið yfirlit yfir stöðu slíkra rann-sókna sem og yfir helstu einkenni grískra (og latneskra) bréfa í ...
  • Helgadottir, Fjola Dogg (University of Sydney, 2010-06)
    Introduction: CBTpsych.com is a fully functional intervention that aims at bridging the gap between Eliza (Weizenbaum, 1966) and modern internet treatments for anxiety disorders (Helgadottir, Menzies, Onslow, Packman & O‟Brien, 2009a). A Phase I trial ...
  • Hamm, Michael; Sohier, Pierre; Petit, Valérie; Raymond, Jérémy H.; Delmas, Véronique; Le Coz, Madeleine; Gesbert, Franck; Kenny, Colin; Aktary, Zackie; Pouteaux, Marie; Rambow, Florian; Sarasin, Alain; Charoenchon, Nisamanee; Bellacosa, Alfonso; Sanchez-del-Campo, Luis; Mosteo, Laura; Lauss, Martin; Meijer, Dies; Steingrímsson, Eiríkur; Jönsson, Göran B.; Cornell, Robert A.; Davidson, Irwin; Goding, Colin R.; Larue, Lionel (2021-06-17)
    While the major drivers of melanoma initiation, including activation of NRAS/BRAF and loss of PTEN or CDKN2A, have been identified, the role of key transcription factors that impose altered transcriptional states in response to deregulated signaling ...
  • Baldursdóttir, Lovísa; Scheving Thorsteinsson, L.; Auðólfsson, Gunnar; Baldursdóttir, Margrét E; Sigurvinsdóttir, Berglind Ó.; Gísladóttir, Vilborg; Sigurðardóttir, Anna Ólafía; Rósmundsson, Þráinn (2010-11-01)
    Ágrip Tilgangur: Að afla upplýsinga um brunaslys barna sem lögðust inn á Landspítala á níu ára tímabili, meta hvort efla þurfi forvarnir og endurskoða ákveðna þætti í meðferð. Aðferðir: Í þessari afturskyggnu lýsandi rannsókn var upplýsingum safnað úr ...
  • Hreinsdóttir, Anna Magnea; Hjartarson, Þorsteinn (2018-11-15)
  • Ahmed, Mumtaz; Irfan, Muhammad; Meero, Abdelrhman; Tariq, Maryam; Comite, Ubaldo; Rahman, Abdul Aziz Abdul; Sial, Muhammad Safdar; Gunnlaugsson, Stefan B. (2021-12-29)
    n the recent past, the world in general and Pakistan in particular faced a drastic fuel price change, affecting the economic productivity of the country. This has drawn the attention of empirical researchers to analyze the abrupt change in fuel prices. ...
  • Bjarnadóttir, Valgerður S (Menntavísindastofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2018-12-31)
    The aim of this study is to explore how teachers from various academic subjects and programmes describe their pedagogic practice, particularly regarding students’ opportunities to influence what and how they learn, and whether and how their descriptions ...
  • Eriksson, Charli; Arnarsson, Arsaell; Damsgaard, Mogens Trab; Potrebny, Thomas; Suominen, Sakari; Torsheim, Trobjørn; Due, Pernille (Scandinavian University Press / Universitetsforlaget AS, 2019-11-11)
    Adolescence is an important developmental period. Young people face many pressures and challenges, including growing academic expectations, changing social relationships with family and peers, and the physical and emotional changes associated with ...
  • Loftsdóttir, Kristín (Informa UK Limited, 2014-08-13)
    The paper claims that crisis is a fruitful way to analyse the interrelationship of local and global, neoliberalism and the nation-state, which scholars have explored for the past few years. During the Icelandic financial crash of 2008, the failed ...
  • Nowenstein, Iris Edda (University of Iceland, School of Humanities, Faculty of Icelandic and Comparative Cultural Studies, 2023)
    The Icelandic case marking system has for decades proved an important testing ground for theories on case and productivity. This is in part because Icelandic has the rare property of marking argument function redundantly, with both rich morphological ...
  • Sigursteinsdóttir, Hjördís; Rafnsdóttir, Gudbjörg LINDA; Jonsdottir, Gudbjorg (MDPI AG, 2020-09-30)
    Research shows that bullying is a significant workplace issue. A previous study showed increased sickness-related absences among municipality employees during the Icelandic economic crisis in 2008. This led to the following research questions: has ...