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  • Ricciardi, Carlo; Edmunds, Kyle; Recenti, Marco; Sigurdsson, Sigurdur; Gudnason, Vilmundur; Carraro, Ugo; Gargiulo, Paolo (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2020-02-18)
    The nonlinear trimodal regression analysis (NTRA) method based on radiodensitometric CT distributions was recently developed and assessed for the quantification of lower extremity function and nutritional parameters in aging subjects. However, the use ...
  • Liyanarachchi, Sandya; Gudmundsson, Julius; Ferkingstad, Egil; He, Huiling; Jónasson, Jón Gunnlaugur; Tragante, Vinicius; Asselbergs, Folkert W.; Xu, Li; Kiemeney, Lambertus A.; Netea-Maier, Romana T.; Mayordomo, Jose I.; Plantinga, Theo S.; Hjartarson, Hannes; Hrafnkelsson, Jón; Sturgis, Erich M.; Brock, Pamela; Nabhan, Fadi; Thorleifsson, Gudmar; Ringel, Matthew D.; Stefansson, Kari; de la Chapelle, Albert (2020-03-17)
    Genome-wide association studies (GWASs) have identified at least 10 single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) associated with papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) risk. Most of these SNPs are common variants with small to moderate effect sizes. Here we assessed ...
  • Karlsson, Róbert Arnar; Ólafsdottir, Ólöf Birna; Helgadóttir, Védis; Belhadj, Soumaya; Elíasdóttir, Þórunn Scheving; Stefánsson, Einar; Harðarson, Sveinn Hákon (2021-12)
    Purpose Retinal oximetry is a technique based on spectrophotometry where images are analyzed with software capable of calculating vessel oxygen saturation and vessel diameter. In this study, the effect of automation of measurements of retinal vessel ...
  • Weiner, January; Lewis, David J.M.; Maertzdorf, Jeroen; Mollenkopf, Hans Joachim; Bodinham, Caroline; Pizzoferro, Kat; Linley, Catherine; Greenwood, Aldona; Mantovani, Alberto; Bottazzi, Barbara; Denoel, Philippe; Leroux-Roels, Geert; Kester, Kent E.; Jonsdottir, Ingileif; van den Berg, Robert; Kaufmann, Stefan H.E.; Del Giudice, Giuseppe (2019-12-01)
    Biomarkers predictive of inflammatory events post-vaccination could accelerate vaccine development. Within the BIOVACSAFE framework, we conducted three identically designed, placebo-controlled inpatient/outpatient clinical studies (NCT01765413/NCT017 ...
  • Emilsson, Valur; Gudmundsdottir, Valborg; Gudjonsson, Alexander; Jonmundsson, Thorarinn; Jonsson, Brynjolfur G; Karim, Mohd A; Ilkov, Marjan; Staley, James R; Gudmundsson, Elias F; Launer, Lenore J; Lindeman, Jan H; Morton, Nicholas M; Aspelund, Thor; Lamb, John R; Jennings, Lori L; Gudnason, Vilmundur (2022-12)
    Circulating proteins can be used to diagnose and predict disease-related outcomes. A deep serum proteome survey recently revealed close associations between serum protein networks and common disease. In the current study, 54,469 low-frequency and common ...
  • Ingvadóttir, Eva María; Scully, Sean; Orlygsson, Johann (Elsevier, 2018-08-30)
    The dataset details the fermentation of D-glucose, L-rhamnose, and L-fucose and their end-product formation by the moderate thermo-phile Clostridiumstrain AK1 (DSM 18778) as related to the work described in “Propanediol from L-rhamnose using the ...
  • Levy, Marína Rós; Thors, Valtýr Stefánsson; Elínardóttir, Sigríður Haralds; Möller, Alma D.; Haraldsson, Ásgeir (2021-09-30)
    Background Global death rate in children has been declining during the last decades worldwide, especially in high income countries. This has been attributed to several factors, including improved prenatal and perinatal care, immunisations, infection ...
  • Koziel, Slawomir; Pietrenko-Dabrowska, Anna; Plotka, Piotr (2022-01-17)
    The employment of numerical optimization techniques for parameter tuning of microwave components has nowadays become a commonplace. In pursuit of reliability, it is most often carried out at the level of full-wave electromagnetic (EM) simulation models, ...
  • Hansmann-Roth, Sabrina; Kristjánsson, Árni; Whitney, David; Chetverikov, Andrey (2021-02-16)
    Our senses provide us with a rich experience of a detailed visual world, yet the empirical results seem to suggest severe limitations on our ability to perceive and remember. In recent attempts to reconcile the contradiction between what is experienced ...
  • Esslinger, Ulrike; Garnier, Sophie; Korniat, Agathe; Proust, Carole; Kararigas, Georgios; Müller-Nurasyid, Martina; Empana, Jean Philippe; Morley, Michael P.; Perret, Claire; Stark, Klaus; Bick, Alexander G.; Prasad, Sanjay K.; Kriebel, Jennifer; Li, Jin; Tiret, Laurence; Strauch, Konstantin; O'Regan, Declan P.; Marguiles, Kenneth B.; Seidman, Jonathan G.; Boutouyrie, Pierre; Lacolley, Patrick; Jouven, Xavier; Hengstenberg, Christian; Komajda, Michel; Hakonarson, Hakon; Isnard, Richard; Arbustini, Eloisa; Grallert, Harald; Cook, Stuart A.; Seidman, Christine E.; Regitz-Zagrosek, Vera; Cappola, Thomas P.; Charron, Philippe; Cambien, François; Villard, Eric (2020-02-01)
    Based on experiments conducted since this article's [1] publication, the authors have concluded that the protein-protein interaction results reported in Fig 4 are not reliable. In experiments done after the article was published, the authors observed ...
  • Sigurðardóttir, Heiða María; Arnardóttir, Alexandra; Halldórsdóttir, Eydís Þuríður (2021-11-26)
    Faces and words are traditionally assumed to be independently processed. Dyslexia is also traditionally thought to be a non-visual deficit. Counter to both ideas, face perception deficits in dyslexia have been reported. Others report no such deficits. ...
  • Hahn, Julie; Fu, Yi Ping; Brown, Michael R.; Bis, Joshua C.; de Vries, Paul S.; Feitosa, Mary F.; Yanek, Lisa R.; Weiss, Stefan; Giulianini, Franco; Smith, Albert Vernon; Guo, Xiuqing; Bartz, Traci M.; Becker, Diane M.; Becker, Lewis C.; Boerwinkle, Eric; Brody, Jennifer A.; Chen, Yii Der Ida; Franco, Oscar H.; Grove, Megan; Harris, Tamara B.; Hofman, Albert; Hwang, Shih Jen; Kral, Brian G.; Launer, Lenore J.; Markus, Marcello R.P.; Rice, Kenneth M.; Rich, Stephen S.; Ridker, Paul M.; Rivadeneira, Fernando; Rotter, Jerome I.; Sotoodehnia, Nona; Taylor, Kent D.; Uitterlinden, André G.; Völker, Uwe; Völzke, Henry; Yao, Jie; Chasman, Daniel I.; Dörr, Marcus; Gudnason, Vilmundur; Mathias, Rasika A.; Post, Wendy; Psaty, Bruce M.; Dehghan, Abbas; O’Donnell, Christopher J.; Morrison, Alanna C. (2020-11)
    Background Genome-wide association studies have identified multiple genomic loci associated with coronary artery disease, but most are common variants in non-coding regions that provide limited information on causal genes and etiology of the disease. ...
  • Kristmundsson, Árni; Freeman, Mark Andrew (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2018-05-18)
    Apicomplexans comprise a group of unicellular, often highly pathogenic, obligate parasites exploiting either one or two hosts to complete a full reproductive cycle. For decades, various scallop populations have suffered cyclical mass mortality events, ...
  • Gestsdottir, Sunna; Gisladottir, Thordis; Stefansdottir, Runa; Johannsson, Erlingur; Jakobsdottir, Greta; Rognvaldsdottir, Vaka (2021-12)
    Objective COVID-19 has affected people’s health in various ways. University students are a particularly sensitive group for mental and physical health issues. The aim of this study was to assess and compare the mental and physical health of male and ...
  • Amirfallah, Arsalan; Knutsdottir, Hildur; Arason, Aðalgeir; Hilmarsdóttir, Bylgja; Jóhannsson, Óskar Þór; Agnarsson, Bjarni Agnar; Barkardottir, Rosa B.; Reynisdottir, Inga (2021-11-19)
    Breast cancer is the cancer most often diagnosed in women. MicroRNAs (MIRs) are short RNA molecules that bind mRNA resulting in their downregulation. MIR21 has been shown to be an oncomiR in most cancer types, including breast cancer. Most of the effects ...
  • Agustsson, Arnar S.; Birgisson, Helgi; Agnarsson, Bjarni A.; Jonsson, Thorvaldur; Stefansdottir, Hrefna; Wärnberg, Fredrik; Lambe, Mats; Tryggvadottir, Laufey; Sverrisdottir, Asgerdur (2020-12-01)
    The purpose was to review the incidence of in situ carcinoma in Iceland after initiating population-based mammography screening in 1987 and to compare management of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) between Iceland and the Uppsala–Örebro region (UÖR) in ...
  • Skuladottir, Astros Th; Bjornsdottir, Gyda; Thorleifsson, Gudmar; Walters, G. Bragi; Nawaz, Muhammad Sulaman; Moore, Kristjan Helgi Swerford; Olason, Pall I.; Thorgeirsson, Thorgeir E.; Sigurpalsdottir, Brynja; Sveinbjornsson, Gardar; Eggertsson, Hannes P.; Magnusson, Sigurdur H.; Oddsson, Asmundur; Bjornsdottir, Anna; Vikingsson, Arnor; Sveinsson, Olafur A.; Hrafnsdottir, Maria G.; Sigurdardottir, Gudrun R.; Halldorsson, Bjarni V.; Hansen, Thomas Folkmann; Paarup, Helene; Erikstrup, Christian; Nielsen, Kaspar; Klokker, Mads; Bruun, Mie Topholm; Sorensen, Erik; Banasik, Karina; Burgdorf, Kristoffer S.; Pedersen, Ole Birger; Ullum, Henrik; Jonsdottir, Ingileif; Stefansson, Hreinn; Stefansson, Kari (2021-02-18)
    Bell’s palsy is the most common cause of unilateral facial paralysis and is defined as an idiopathic and acute inability to control movements of the facial muscles on the affected side. While the pathogenesis remains unknown, previous studies have ...
  • Emilsson, Valur; Gudmundsson, Elias F; Jonmundsson, Thorarinn; Jonsson, Brynjolfur G; Twarog, Michael; Gudmundsdottir, Valborg; Li, Zhiguang; Finkel, Nancy; Poor, Stephen; Liu, Xin; Esterberg, Robert; Zhang, Yiyun; Jose, Sandra; Huang, Chia-Ling; Liao, Sha-Mei; Loureiro, Joseph; Zhang, Qin; Grosskreutz, Cynthia L; Nguyen, Andrew A; Huang, Qian; Leehy, Barrett; Pitts, Rebecca; Aspelund, Thor; Lamb, John R; Jonasson, Fridbert; Launer, Lenore J; Cotch, Mary Frances; Jennings, Lori L; Gudnason, Vilmundur; Walshe, Tony E (2022-06-13)
    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the most common causes of visual impairment in the elderly, with a complex and still poorly understood etiology. Whole-genome association studies have discovered 34 genomic regions associated with AMD. ...
  • Hansmann-Roth, Sabrina; Kristjánsson, Árni; Whitney, David; Chetverikov, Andrey (2021-04-19)
    The original version of this Article contained errors. Affiliation 2 was incorrectly given as “Sabrina Hansmann-Roth Univ. Lille, CNRS, UMR 9193 – SCALab – Sciences Cognitives et Sciences Affectives, Lille, France” rather than “Univ. Lille, CNRS, UMR ...
  • Hjálmarsdóttir, Martha Ásdís; Haraldsson, Gunnsteinn Ægir; Quirk, Sigríður Júlía; Haraldsson, Ásgeir; Erlendsdóttir, Helga; Kristinsson, Karl Gústaf (2020)
    Background Penicillin non-susceptible (PNSP) and multi-resistant pneumococci have been prevalent in Iceland since early nineties, mainly causing problems in treatment of acute otitis media. The 10-valent protein conjugated pneumococcal vaccine (PHiD-CV) ...