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    • Angiogenic and Immunomodulatory Properties of Endothelial and Mesenchymal Stem Cells 

      Bartaula-Brevik, Sushma; Pedersen, Torbjørn O.; Finne-Wistrand, Anna; Bolstad, Anne Isine; Mustafa, Kamal (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., 2016)
      It has been suggested that the effect of implanted cells on the local environment is important when selecting the appropriate cell type for tissue regeneration. Our aim was to compare the local tissue response to ...
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    • A five-year prospective study of fatigue in primary Sjögren’s syndrome 

      Haldorsen, Karstein; Bjelland, Ingvar; Bolstad, Anne Isine; Jonsson, Roland; Brun, Johan Gorgas (BioMed Central, 2011-10-13)
      Introduction: Fatigue is prevalent in primary Sjögren’s syndrome (pSS), and contributes to the considerably reduced health related quality of life in this disease. The symptom is included in proposed disease activity ...
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    • The influence of the NOD Nss1/Idd5 loci on sialadenitis and gene expression in salivary glands of congenic mice 

      Hjelmervik, Trond Ove R.; Linqvist, Anne-Karin; Petersen, Kjell; Johannesson, Martina; Stavrum, Anne-Kristin; Johansson, Åsa; Jonsson, Roland; Holmdahl, Rikard; Bolstad, Anne Isine (BioMed Central, 2007-09-27)
      The nonobese diabetic (NOD) Nss1 and Idd5 loci have been associated with sialadenitis development in mice. In this study the NOD Nss1 and Idd5 loci were backcrossed onto the healthy control strain B10.Q by using the ...
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    • Leukocyte transmigration into tissue-engineered constructs is influenced by endothelial cells through Toll-like receptor signaling 

      Bartaula-Brevik, Sushma; Pedersen, Torbjorn Østvik; Blois, Anna L; Papadakou, Panagiota; Finne-Wistrand, Anna; Xue, Ying; Bolstad, Anne Isine; Mustafa, Kamal Babikeir Eln (BioMed Central, 2014-12-20)
      Introduction Inflammation plays a crucial role in tissue regeneration, wound healing, and the success of tissue-engineered constructs. The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of human umbilical vein endothelial ...
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    • Lymphotoxin-beta Receptor blockade reduces CXCL13 in Lacrimal Glands and improves Corneal integrity in the NOD Model of Sjögren's Syndrome 

      Fava, Roy A.; Kennedy, Susan M.; Wood, Sheryl G.; Bolstad, Anne Isine; Bienkowska, Jadwiga; Papandile, Adrian; Kelly, John A.; Mavragani, Clio P.; Gatumu, Margaret Karimi; Skarstein, Kathrine; Browning, Jeffrey L. (BioMed Central, 2011-11-01)
      Introduction: In Sjögren’s syndrome, keratoconjunctivitis sicca (dry eye) is associated with infiltration of lacrimal glands by leukocytes and consequent losses of tear-fluid production and the integrity of the ocular ...
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    • Subgingival microbial profiles of Sudanese patients with aggressive periodontitis 

      Elabdeen, Hager Z.R.; Mustafa, Manal; Hasturk, Hatice; Klepac-Ceraj, Vanja; Ali, Raouf W.; Paster, Bruce J.; van Dyke, Thomas; Bolstad, Anne Isine (Wiley, 2014-12-09)
      Background and Objective: Aggressive periodontitis (AgP) is prevalent and shows a rapid course in African individuals. Although a strong focus has been placed on Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans, new methods support ...
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