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Dendritic cell populations in patients with self-reported food hypersensitivity
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2010)
Different adipose tissue development in mice pair fed fish oil and different carbohydrates
(The University of Bergen, 2011-05-16)
Obesity causes several health problems, including insulin resistance, Type 2 diabetes, heart diseases, disrupted energy metabolism and low-grade inflammation. Being obese increases the risk of getting metabolic syndrome. A ...
Emphysema and airway wall thickness assessed by quantitative computed tomography - relation to respiratory symptoms and lung function
(The University of Bergen, 2011-11-28)
Aims: 1 – To quantify emphysema (%LAA, percentage Low Attenuation Areas) and airway wall thickness (AWT-Pi10, Airway Wall Thickness in a standardized airway with an internal perimeter of 10 mm) in ever-smoking COPD and ...
Kosthold og fysisk aktivitet, har det en påvirkning på overvekt og fedme hos barn og unge? - En analyse av innsamlede data, og et systematisk litteratur søk
(The University of Bergen, 2012-05-15)
Background: The prevalence of overweight and obesity has increased during the last decades in many countries, and current prevalence data are alarming and give reason for serious health concerns in the future. However, our ...
Genome wide response to dietary tetradecylthioacetic acid supplementation in the heart of Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar L.)
(BioMed Central, 2012-05-11)
<p>Background: Under-dimensioned hearts causing functional problems are associated with higher mortality rates in intensive Atlantic salmon aquaculture. Previous studies have indicated that tetradecylthioacetic acid (TTA) ...
A salmon peptide diet alleviates experimental colitis as compared with fish oil
(Cambridge University Press, 2013-01-10)
Fish oil (FO) has been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties in animal models of inflammatory bowel disease, but how fish peptides (FP) influence intestinal inflammation has been less studied. Male Wistar rats, divided ...
Prognostic indicators of total-, cardiac- and sudden cardiac death in chest pain patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome (ACS)
(The University of Bergen, 2013-05-30)
Antiretroviral therapy at a district hospital in Ethiopia prevents death and tuberculosis in a cohort of HIV patients
(BioMed Central, 2006-04-07)
<p>Background: Although highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) reduces mortality in the developed world, it remains undocumented in resource-poor settings. We assessed the effect of HAART on patient mortality and ...
Can spirometric norms be set using pre- or post- bronchodilator test results in older people?
(BioMed Central, 2012-11-16)
Background: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is defined by post-bronchodilator spirometry. Data on “normal values” come predominantly from pre-bronchodilator spirometry. The effects of this on diagnosis are ...
Increased gastric chromogranin A cell density following changes to diets of patients with irritable bowel syndrome
The gut endocrine cells control and regulate several functions of the gastrointestinal tract. They have been reported to be abnormal in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), with alterations occurring in several functions regulated ...