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  • Teitsdóttir, Unnur Diljá; Jónsdóttir, María K.; Lund, Sigrún H.; Darreh-Shori, Taher; Snædal, Jón; Petersen, Pétur H. (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2020-08-04)
    Background: Neuroinflammation has gained increasing attention as a potential contributing factor in the onset and progression of Alzheimer's disease (AD). The objective of this study was to examine the association of selected cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) ...
  • Stark, Tobias H.; Silber, Henning; Krosnick, Jon A.; Blom, Annelies G.; Aoyagi, Midori; Belchior, Ana; Bosnjak, Michael; Clement, Sanne Lund; John, Melvin; Jonsdottir, Gudbjorg Andrea; Lawson, Karen; Lynn, Peter; Martinsson, Johan; Shamshiri-Petersen, Ditte; Tvinnereim, Endre; Yu, Ruoh-rong (SAGE Publications, 2018-02-27)
    Questionnaire design is routinely guided by classic experiments on question form, wording, and context conducted decades ago. This article explores whether two question order effects (one due to the norm of evenhandedness and the other due to subtraction ...
  • Xie, Yuxin; Valdimarsdottir, Unnur; Wang, Chengshi; Zhong, XiaoRong; Gou, Qiheng; Zheng, Hong; Deng, Ling; He, Ping; Hu, Kejia; Fall, Katja; Fang, Fang; Tamimi, Rulla M.; Luo, Ting; Lu, Donghao (Wiley, 2020-07-14)
    Little is known about how health insurance policies, particularly in developing countries, influence breast cancer prognosis. Here, we examined the association between individual health insurance and breast cancer-specific mortality in China. We included ...
  • Schellens, Marie; Belyazid, Salim (MDPI AG, 2020-08-14)
    The integrated character of the sustainable development goals in Agenda 2030, as well as research in environmental security, flag that sustainable peace requires sustainable and conflict-sensitive natural resource use. The precise relationship between ...
  • Sæþórsdóttir, Anna; Hall, Colin Michael; Wendt, Margrét (MDPI AG, 2020-08-03)
    Overtourism has emerged as a common concept to describe the perceived negative impacts that large numbers of tourists can have on destinations. Iceland is one of the destinations which has been most associated with the concept of overtourism. Tourism ...
  • Ólafsdóttir, Elín Ásta; Erlingsson, Sigurdur; Bessason, Bjarni (MDPI AG, 2020-08-17)
    The shear wave velocity profile is of primary interest for geological characterization of soil sites and elucidation of near-surface structures. Multichannel Analysis of Surface Waves (MASW) is a seismic exploration method for determination of near-surface ...
  • HASSOUN, ABDO; Gudjónsdóttir, María; Prieto, Miguel A.; Garcia-Oliveira, Paula; Simal-Gandara, Jesus; Marini, Federico; Di Donato, Francesca; D'Archivio, Angelo; Biancolillo, Alessandra (MDPI AG, 2020-08-14)
    In this review, we summarize the most recent advances in monitoring changes induced in fish and other seafood, and meat and meat products, following the application of traditional processing processes by means of conventional and emerging advanced ...
  • Siódmiak, Tomasz; Haraldsson, Guðmundur G.; Dulęba, Jacek; Ziegler-Borowska, Marta; Siódmiak, Joanna; Marszałł, Michał Piotr (MDPI AG, 2020-08-04)
    Immobilized enzymatic catalysts are widely used in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. As Candida antarctica lipase B (CALB) is one of the more commonly used biocatalysts, we attempted to design an optimal lipase-catalytic system. In order to ...
  • Rousta, Iman; Ólafsson, Haraldur; Moniruzzaman, Md; Zhang, Hao; Liou, Yuei-An; Mushore, Terence; Gupta, Amitesh (MDPI AG, 2020-07-29)
    Drought has severe impacts on human society and ecosystems. In this study, we used data acquired by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) and Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) sensors to examine the drought effects on ...
  • Deksne, Gunita; Davidson, Rebecca K.; Buchmann, Kurt; Kärssin, Age; Kirjušina, Muza; Gavarāne, Inese; Miller, Andrea L.; Pálsdóttir, Guðný Rut; Robertson, Lucy J.; Mørk, Torill; Oksanen, Antti; Palinauskas, Vaidas; Jokelainen, Pikka (Elsevier BV, 2020-08)
    The world is changing, and parasites adapt. The Nordic-Baltic region in northern Europe – including the Nordic countries Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, and the Baltic States Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania – is facing new parasitological ...
  • Kauppila, J. H.; Santoni, G.; Tao, W.; Lynge, E.; Koivukangas, V.; Tryggvadottir, Laufey; Ness-Jensen, E.; Romundstad, P.; Pukkala, E.; von Euler-Chelpin, M.; Lagergren, J. (Wiley, 2020-04-01)
    Background: Bariatric surgery carries a risk of severe postoperative complications, sometimes leading to reinterventions or even death. The incidence and risk factors for reintervention and death within 90 days after bariatric surgery are unclear, and ...
  • Louphrasitthiphol, Pakavarin; Siddaway, Robert; Loffreda, Alessia; Pogenberg, Vivian; Friedrichsen, Hans; Schepsky, Alexander; Zeng, Zhiqiang; Lu, Min; Strub, Thomas; Freter, Rasmus; Lisle, Richard; Suer, Eda; Thomas, Benjamin; Schuster-Böckler, Benjamin; Filippakopoulos, Panagis; Middleton, Mark; Lu, Xin; Patton, E. Elizabeth; Davidson, Irwin; Lambert, Jean-Philippe; Wilmanns, Matthias; Steingrimsson, Eirikur; Mazza, Davide; Goding, Colin R. (Elsevier BV, 2020-08-06)
    It is widely assumed that decreasing transcription factor DNA-binding affinity reduces transcription initiation by diminishing occupancy of sequence-specific regulatory elements. However, in vivo transcription factors find their binding sites while ...
  • Vielfaure, J.-B.; Vergani, S. D.; Japelj, J.; Fynbo, J. P. U.; Gronke, M.; Elm Heintz, Kasper; Malesani, D. B.; Petitjean, P.; Tanvir, N. R.; D’Elia, V.; Kann, D. A.; Palmerio, J. T.; Salvaterra, R.; Wiersema, K.; Arabsalmani, M.; Campana, S.; Covino, S.; De Pasquale, M.; de Ugarte Postigo, A.; Hammer, F.; Hartmann, D. H.; Jakobsson, Pall; Kouveliotou, C.; Laskar, T.; Levan, A. J.; Rossi, A. (EDP Sciences, 2020-09)
    Context. The identification of the sources that reionized the Universe and their specific contribution to this process are key missing pieces of our knowledge of the early Universe. Faint star-forming galaxies may be the main contributors to the ionizing ...
  • de Boer, Jan; Hartong, Jelle; Have, Emil; Obers, Niels; Sybesma, Watse (Stichting SciPost, 2020-08-11)
    We consider uncharged fluids without any boost symmetry on an arbitrary curved background and classify all allowed transport coefficients up to first order in derivatives. We assume rotational symmetry and we use the entropy current formalism. The ...
  • Raza, Fahad; Ivanek, Renata; Freer, Heather; Reiche, Dania; Rose, Horst; Torsteinsdóttir, Sigurbjörg; Svansson, Vilhjálmur; Björnsdóttir, Sigríður; Wagner, Bettina (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2020-08-10)
    Background: Culicoides hypersensitivity (CH) is induced in horses by salivary allergens of Culicoides midges. In Iceland, the causal Culicoides species for CH are not present. Previous epidemiological data indicated that Icelandic horses are more ...
  • Doherty, T. Mark; Hausdorff, William P.; Kristinsson, Karl Gustaf (Informa UK Limited, 2020-06-29)
    Background: Antimicrobial resistance is a growing global health threat. To preserve the effectiveness of antimicrobials, it is important to reduce demand for antimicrobials. Objectives: The objective of the study was to screen the existing peer-reviewed ...
  • Benediktsson, Bardi; Bjornsson, Ragnar (American Chemical Society (ACS), 2020-08-05)
    The nitrogenase enzymes are responsible for all biological nitrogen reduction. How this is accomplished at the atomic level, however, has still not been established. The molybdenum-dependent nitrogenase has been extensively studied and is the most ...
  • Fu, Weiqi; Chaiboonchoe, Amphun; Dohai, Bushra; Sultana, Mehar; Baffour, Kristos; Alzahmi, Amnah; Weston, James; Al Khairy, Dina; Daakour, Sarah; Jaiswal, Ashish; Nelson, David R.; Mystikou, Alexandra; Brynjolfsson, Sigurdur; Salehi-Ashtiani, Kourosh (Elsevier BV, 2020-08-21)
    Surface colonization allows diatoms, a dominant group of phytoplankton in oceans, to adapt to harsh marine environments while mediating biofoulings to human-made underwater facilities. The regulatory pathways underlying diatom surface colonization, ...
  • Johannesson, Gauti; Gottfredsdottir, Maria; Ásgrimsdóttir, Guðrún Marta; Loftsson, Thorsteinn; Stefánsson, Einar (Wiley, 2020-02-17)
    Purpose: Compare (a) nonmitomycin C (MMC) trabeculectomy and 1.5% dexamethasone nanoparticle (DexNP) eye drops postoperatively with (b) trabeculectomy with MMC and Maxidex® eye drops postoperatively. Methods: Randomized prospective single masked clinical ...
  • Anoko, Julienne Ngoundoung; Barry, Boureima Rodrigue; Boiro, Hamadou; Diallo, Boubacar; Diallo, Amadou Bailo; Belizaire, Marie Roseline; Keita, Morry; Djingarey, Mamadou Harouna; N'da, Michel Yao; Yoti, Zabulon; Fall, Ibrahima-Soce; Talisuna, Ambrose (BMJ, 2020-08-18)
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