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Monogenic diabetes and pancreatic exocrine dysfunction in mouse and man
(The University of Bergen, 2009-12-04)
Exocrine and endocrine pancreatic disease is often observed to occur together. The close colocalization of the endocrine and exocrine tissues within one organ, as well as their common embryological ancestry, have given ...
Apathy in Parkinson’s disease. A community-based study
(The University of Bergen, 2010-04-09)
The Role of Diet in Irritable Bowel Syndrome with special reference to Gut Neuroendocrine System
(The University of Bergen, 2015-08-28)
Background: The majority of the patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) believe that diet triggers their symptoms, which affect the quality of their lives. The pathophysiology of IBS is not exactly known, however, ...
Mutations and gene amplifications in Endometrial Carcinomas. “Clinical characteristics and potential targets for therapy related to KRAS, MYC, ATAD2, PIK3CA and FGFR2 alterations”
(The University of Bergen, 2013-09-20)
Background: Incidence of endometrial cancer is increasing in industrialised countries. Despite early diagnosis and generally good prognosis, around one fourth of cases follow an aggressive path with few effective treatment ...
Extended-spectrum β-lactamase producing Klebsiella pneumoniae. A neonatal intensive care unit outbreak, long-term colonization in children and plasmid characteristics
(The University of Bergen, 2014-12-19)
Background: The increasing level of antimicrobial resistance among clinical relevant bacteria, especially the increasing prevalence of extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) producing Enterobacteriaceae, is of great concern ...
Human pancreatic glucokinase. Structural and physico-chemical studies related to catalytic activation, kinetic cooperativity and GCK-diabetes.
(The University of Bergen, 2012-10-19)
Glucokinase (GK) functions as a glucose sensor in insulin-producing pancreatic-cells and as a regulator of hepatic glycolysis, glycogen synthesis and gluconeogenesis. Its key role in glucose homeostasis is evidenced by ...
Clinical, epidemiological, and functional neuroimaging perspectives on the association between depression and neurocognitive function
(The University of Bergen, 2006-09-29)
Energy imbalance and lung damage in cystic fibrosis
(The University of Bergen, 2006-11-24)
Dementia with Lewy Bodies. Identification, frequency and sleep-disturbances. A cross-sectional clinical dementia cohort study
(The University of Bergen, 2011-02-18)
Background: Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) has existed as a formal consensus diagnosis since 1996 and is defined by dementia and the core features parkinsonism, visual hallucinations and cognitive fluctuations. The ...
Myasthenia gravis; cytotoxic potential of human sera in vitro and novel non-antibody, disease-modifying factors
(The University of Bergen, 2010-10-22)