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  • Cohort Profile: Pregnancy And Childhood Epigenetics (PACE) Consortium 

    Felix, Janine F.; Joubert, Bonnie R.; Baccarelli, Andrea A.; Sharp, Gemma C.; Almqvist, Catarina; Annesi-Maesano, Isabella; Arshad, Hasan; Baïz, Nour; Bakermans-Kranenburg, Marian J.; Bakulski, Kelly M.; Binder, Elisabeth B.; Bouchard, Luigi; Breton, Carrie V.; Brunekreef, Bert; Brunst, Kelly J.; Burchard, Esteban G.; Bustamante, Mariona; Chatzi, Leda; Munthe-Kaas, Monica Cheng; Corpeleijn, Eva; Czamara, Darina; Dabelea, Dana; Smith, George Davey; De Boever, Patrick; Duijts, Liesbeth; Dwyer, Terence; Eng, Celeste; Eskenazi, Brenda; Everson, Todd M.; Falahi, Fahimeh; Fallin, M. Daniele; Farchi, Sara; Fernández, Mariana F.; Gao, Lu; Gaunt, Tom R.; Ghantous, Akram; Gillman, Matthew W.; Gonseth, Semira; Grote, Veit; Gruzieva, Olena; Håberg, Siri Eldevik; Herceg, Zdenko; Hivert, Marie-France; Holland, Nina; Holloway, John W.; Hoyo, Cathrine; Hu, Donglei; Huang, Rae-Chi; Huen, Karen; Järvelin, Marjo-Riitta; Jima, Dereje D.; Just, Allan C.; Karagas, Margaret R.; Magnus, Per; Nystad, Wenche; Page, Christian; Lie, Rolv T.; Magnus, Maria Christine (Oxford University Press, 2018-02)
    Journal article
  • Experiences matter: Positive emotions facilitate intrinsic motivation 

    Løvoll, Helga Synnevåg; Røysamb, Espen; Vittersø, Joar (Cogent, 2017-06-19)
    This paper has two major aims. First, to investigate how positive emotions and intrinsic motivation affect each other over time. Second, to test the effect of positive emotions and intrinsic motivation on subsequent ...
    Journal article
  • Genetic analysis of goldsinny wrasse reveals evolutionary insights into population connectivity and potentialevidence of inadverent translocationvia aquaculture 

    Jansson, Eeva; Sanchez, Maria Quintela; Dahle, Geir; Albretsen, Jon; Knutsen, Halvor; André, Carl; Strand, Åsa; Mortensen, Stein; Taggart, John B.; Karlsbakk, Egil; Kvamme, Bjørn Olav; Glover, Kevin (Oxford University Press, 2017)
    The salmon industry is heavily dependent on wrasse for delousing infected fish. The goldsinny wrasse is numerically the most important, and each year, millions are harvested from the wild and transported large distances ...
    Journal article
  • Alcohol and illicit drug use are important factors for school-related problems among adolescents 

    Heradstveit, Ove; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Hetland, Jørn; Hysing, Mari (Frontiers, 2017-06-20)
    The aim of this study was to investigate the association between alcohol and drug use, and school-related problems measured by low grade point average (GPA) and high school attendance. We also examined potential confounding ...
    Journal article
  • C77G in PTPRC (CD45) is no risk allele for ovarian cancer, but associated with less aggressive disease 

    Landskron, Johannes; Kraggerud, Sigrid M.; Wik, Elisabeth; Dørum, Anne; Bjørnslett, Merete Pauline; Melum, Espen; Helland, Øystein; Bjørge, Line; Lothe, Ragnhild A; Salvesen, Helga; Tasken, Kjetil (PLOS, 2017-07-31)
    The pan lymphocyte marker CD45 exists in various isoforms arising from alternative splicing of the exons 4, 5 and 6. While naïve T cells express CD45RA translated from an mRNA containing exon 4, exons 4–6 are spliced out ...
    Journal article
  • Type 2 diabetes genes : present status and data from Norwegian studies 

    Hertel, Jens Kristoffer; Johansson, Stefan; Midthjell, Kristian; Nygård, Ottar; Njølstad, Pål Rasmus; Molven, Anders (Norsk forening for epidemiologi, 2013)
    The worldwide rise in prevalence of type 2 diabetes has led to an intense search for the genetic risk factors of this disease. In type 2 diabetes and other complex disorders, multiple genetic and environmental factors, as ...
    Journal article
  • A morphological study of the parasitic barnacle, Anelasma squalicola (Lovén, 1844) 

    Bergum, Helge Olsen Theil (The University of Bergen, 2016-06-30)
    Objectives and Summary The pedunculate barnacle, Anelasma squalicola, is found parasitizing various squaloid sharks of the family Etmopteridae. Its peduncle has been modified to bury in the flesh of its host, and has ...
    Master thesis
  • MDM2 promoter polymorphism del1518 (rs3730485) and its impact on endometrial and ovarian cancer risk 

    Gansmo, Liv Beathe; Bjørnslett, Merete Pauline; Halle, Mari Kyllesø; Salvesen, Helga; Romundstad, Pål Richard; Hveem, Kristian; Vatten, Lars Johan; Dørum, Anne; Lønning, Per Eystein; Knappskog, Stian (BioMed Central, 2017-02-03)
    Background: The del1518 (rs3730485) polymorphism is an in/del variant in the MDM2 promoter P1. The variant is in complete linkage disequilibrium with MDM2 SNP309 (rs2279744) and has previously been found associated with ...
    Journal article
  • Endometrial cancer cells exhibit high expression of p110β and its selective inhibition induces variable responses on PI3K signaling, cell survival and proliferation 

    Karlsson, Thomas; Krakstad, Camilla; Tangen, Ingvild Løberg; Høivik, Erling Andre; Pollock, Pamela M.; Salvesen, Helga; Lewis, Aurelia Eva (Impact Journals, 2017-12-16)
    PTEN loss and constitutive activation of the class I phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K) pathway are key drivers of endometrial tumorigenesis. In some cancer types, PTEN-deficient tumors are reliant on class I PI3K p110β ...
    Journal article
  • Linking an Early Triassic delta to antecedent topography: Source-to-sink study of the southwestern Barents Sea margin 

    Eide, Christian Haug; Klausen, Tore Grane; Katkov, Denis; Suslova, Anna; Helland-Hansen, William (The Geological Society of America, 2018-01)
    Present-day catchments adjacent to sedimentary basins may preserve geomorphic elements that have been active through long intervals of time. Relicts of ancient catchments in present-day landscapes may be investigated using ...
    Journal article

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