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Low adherence to exclusive breastfeeding in Eastern Uganda: A community-based cross-sectional study comparing dietary recall since birth with 24-hour recall
(BioMed Central, 2007-03-01)
Background: Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended as the best feeding alternative for infants up to six months and has a protective effect against mortality and morbidity. It also seems to lower HIV-1 transmission ...
Hyperoxic Treatment Induces Mesenchymal-to-Epithelial Transition in a Rat Adenocarcinoma Model
(Public Library of Science, 2009-07-28)
Tumor hypoxia is relevant for tumor growth, metabolism and epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition (EMT). We report that hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) treatment induced mesenchymal-to-epithelial transition (MET) in a dimetyl-a-b ...
Bruk av importerte tanntekniske tjenester i Norge
(The University of Bergen, 2009-04-27)
Little is known about the import of dental laboratory services in Norway. This has been a subject in the media because there have been raised questions concerning quality and selection of materials. In this study we wished ...
Tanzania national survey on iodine deficiency: impact after twelve years of salt iodation
(BioMed Central, 2009-09-03)
Background: In many low-income countries, children are at high risk of iodine deficiency disorders, including brain damage. In the early 1990s, Tanzania, a country that previously suffered from moderate to severe iodine ...
An electrophysiological study in freely exploring rats - Place cell properties and place field stability in the absence or presence of reward as a motivational factor.
(The University of Bergen, 2009-06-02)
The activity of pyramidal cells in the hippocampus can be spatially modulated. Numerous studies have been performed examining their properties, like what influences the position of their firing fields or what effect changes ...
Erfaringer knyttet til å leve med type 1 diabetes fra et pasientperspektiv. En kvalitativ studie
(The University of Bergen, 2009-05-19)
The present study is based on patient experiences of living with type 1 diabetes, and is rooted in a perspective based on the phenomenology of the body. A number of life-quality studies linked to diabetes type 1 have ...
Urinary incontinence during pregnancy
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2007-04)
Objectives: To investigate incidence and prevalence of urinary incontinence during pregnancy, and associated risk factors.Method: The data collection was conducted as part of the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study ...
A qualitative and quantitative study of five selected periodontal-endodontic lesions
(The University of Bergen, 2005)
Genome-wide transcription analysis of histidine-related cataract in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L)
(Molecular Vision, 2009-07-09)
Purpose: Elevated levels of dietary histidine have previously been shown to prevent or mitigate cataract formation in farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L). The aim of this study was to shed light on the mechanisms by ...