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  • Sousa Pinto, Bernardo; Halonen, Jaana I.; Antó, Aram; Jormanainen, Vesa; Czarlewski, Wienczyslawa; Bedbrook, Anna; Papadopoulos, Nikolaos; Freitas, Alberto; Haahtela, Tari; Antó i Boqué, Josep Maria; Almeida Fonseca, João; Bousquet, Jean (JMIR Publications, 2021)
    Background: In contrast to air pollution and pollen exposure, data on the occurrence of the common cold are difficult to incorporate in models predicting asthma hospitalizations. Objective: This study aims to assess whether ...
  • García Baos, Alba; Puig Reyne, Xavier; García Algar, Oscar; Valverde Granados, Olga (Elsevier, 2021)
    Foetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) is the umbrella term used to describe the physical and mental disabilities induced by alcohol exposure during development. Early alcohol exposure induces cognitive impairments resulting ...
  • Martínez-Gil, Núria; Roca Ayats, Neus; Atalay, Nurgül; Pineda-Moncusí, Marta; Garcia Giralt, Natàlia; Van Hul, Wim; Boudin, Eveline; Ovejero Crespo, Diana; Mellibovsky, Leonardo; Nogués Solan, Francesc Xavier; Diez Pérez, Adolfo; Grinberg, Daniel; Balcells, Susana (Wiley, 2020)
    The DKK1 gene encodes an extracellular inhibitor of the Wnt pathway with an important role in bone tissue development, bone homeostasis, and different critical aspects of bone biology. Several BMD genome-wide association ...
  • Moscoso, Alexis; Grothe, Michel J.; Ashton, Nicholas J.; Karikari, Thomas K.; Lantero Rodriguez, Juan; Snellman, Anniina; Suárez-Calvet, Marc; Blennow, Kaj; Zetterberg, Henrik; Schöll, Michael; Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (American Medical Association, 2021)
    Importance: Plasma phosphorylated tau at threonine 181 (p-tau181) has been proposed as an easily accessible biomarker for the detection of Alzheimer disease (AD) pathology, but its ability to monitor disease progression ...
  • Ramada Rodilla, José María, 1961-; Calvo Cerrada, Beatriz; Serra, Consol; Delclos, George L.; Benavides, Fernando G. (Fernando García) (Elsevier, 2021)
    Objective: What are the levels of asbestos exposure that cause each type of health effect? The objective of this study was to review the available scientific evidence on exposure levels for asbestos and their relationship ...
  • Cotrina, Ellen; Oliveira, Ângela; Leite, José Pedro; Llop, Jordi; Gales, Luis; Quintana, Jordi; Cardoso, Isabel; Arsequell, Gemma (MDPI, 2020)
    Transthyretin (TTR) is a homotetrameric protein involved in human amyloidosis, including familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP). Discovering small-molecule stabilizers of the TTR tetramer is a therapeutic strategy for these ...
  • Rakislova, Natalia; Alemany, Laia; Clavero, Omar; Saco, Adela; Torné, Aureli; Pino, Marta Del; Munmany, Meritxell; Rodrigo Calvo, Maria Teresa; Guerrero, José; Marimon, Lorena; Vega, Naiara; Quirós, Beatriz; Lloveras Rubio, Belen; Ribera-Cortada, Inmaculada; Alejo, María; Pawlita, Michael; Quint, Wim; Sanjosé Llongueras, Silvia de; Ordi, Jaume; Vvap Study Group (MDPI, 2020)
    Human papillomavirus (HPV)-independent vulvar squamous cell carcinomas (VSCC) and its precursors frequently harbour TP53 mutations. Recently, six p53 immunohistochemical (IHC) patterns have been defined, which have shown ...
  • Gómez-Gómez, Àlex; Montero-San-Martin, Blanca; Haro, Noemí; Pozo Mendoza, Óscar J. (MDPI, 2021)
    Melatonin plays multiple physiological roles in the human body. Evaluation of melatonin production by the determination of urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin in 24-h samples has important drawbacks which hinder the successful ...
  • Tenorio Castaño, Jair; Pérez Jurado, Luis Alberto; Lapunzina, Pablo Daniel (MDPI, 2021)
    Schuurs-Hoeijmakers syndrome (SHMS) or PACS1 Neurodevelopmental disorder is a rare disorder characterized by intellectual disability, abnormal craniofacial features and congenital malformations. SHMS is an autosomal dominant ...
  • Ciampa, Iacopo; Operto, Grégory; Falcón, Carles; Minguillón, Carolina; Castro de Moura, Manuel; Piñeyro, David; Esteller, Manel; Molinuevo, José Luis; Guigó Serra, Roderic; Navarro i Cuartiellas, Arcadi, 1969-; Gispert López, Juan Domingo; Vilor Tejedor, Natàlia, 1988-; ALFA Study (MDPI, 2021)
    This study investigated whether genetic factors involved in Alzheimer's disease (AD) are associated with enlargement of Perivascular Spaces (ePVS) in the brain. A total of 680 participants with T2-weighted MRI scans and ...
  • Mancebo Moreno, Gemma; Solé-Sedeño, Josep Maria; Membrive, Ismael; Taus García, Álvaro; Castells Zaragoza, Marta; Serrano, Laia; Carreras Collado, Ramón; Miralpeix, E. (BMJ Publishing Group, 2021)
    The SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) pandemic has significantly impacted the management of patients with gynecologic cancers. Many centers have reduced access to routine visits to avoid crowded waiting areas and specially to reduce ...
  • Ferrer, Jaume; Granados, Galo; Hernández, Santos; Cruz, María-Jesús; Sampol, Júlia; Álvarez Simón, Daniel; Ramada Rodilla, José María, 1961- (MDPI, 2020)
    Introduction: The seven-item QEAS-7 questionnaire (exposure to asbestos questionnaire) has been designed as a useful and simple tool to establish the probability of exposure to asbestos. The objective of the present study ...
  • Vieta, Eduard; Alonso Caballero, Jordi; Pérez Solá, Victor; Roca, Miquel; Hernando, Teresa; Sicras Navarro, Aram; Herrera, Berta; Gabilondo Cuéllar, Andrea (Elsevier, 2021)
    Depressive Disorders are the most common psychiatric diagnoses in the general population. To estimate the frequency, costs associated with Depressive Disorders in usual clinical practice, and in the whole Spanish population, ...
  • Pérez-Aranda, Adrián; Feliu-Soler, Albert; Mist, Scott D.; Jones, Kim D.; López-Del-Hoyo, Yolanda; Oliván-Arévalo, Rebeca; Kratz, Anna; Williams, David A.; Luciano, Juan V. (MDPI, 2020)
    Fibromyalgia (FM) is a heterogeneous and complex syndrome; different studies have tried to describe subgroups of FM patients, and a 4-cluster classification based on the Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire-Revised (FIQR) has ...
  • Torres Toda, Maria; Anabitarte Riol, Asier; Cirach, Marta; Estarlich, Marisa; Fernández-Somoano, Ana; González-Safont, Llúcia; Guxens Junyent, Mònica; Julvez, Jordi; Riaño, Isolina; Sunyer Deu, Jordi; Dadvand, Payam (MDPI, 2020)
    Exposure to greenspace has been related to improved mental health, but the available evidence is limited and findings are heterogeneous across different areas. We aimed to evaluate the associations between residential ...
  • Alonso Molero, Jessica; Castaño Vinyals, Gemma; Castells, Xavier; Kogevinas, Manolis; Llorca, Javier (MDPI, 2020)
    Breast cancer is the most frequent cause of tumors and net survival is increasing. Achieving a higher survival probability reinforces the importance of studying health-related quality of life (HR-QoL). The main aim of this ...
  • Santa Marina, Loreto; Lertxundi, Nerea; Andiarena, Ainara; Irizar, Amaia; Sunyer Deu, Jordi; Molinuevo, Amaia; Llop, Sabrina; Júlvez Calvo, Jordi; Beneito, Andrea; Ibarluzea, Jesús; Imaz, Liher; Ferrin, Maite (MDPI, 2020)
    Ferritin status during prenatal brain development may influence the risk of attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms in childhood. We investigated the association of maternal ferritin in pregnancy and ...
  • Thondoo, Meelan; de Vries, Daniel H.; Rojas Rueda, David, 1979-; Ramkalam, Yashila D.; Verlinghieri, Ersilia; Gupta, Joyeeta; Nieuwenhuijsen, Mark J. (MDPI, 2020)
    Background: Conducting health impact assessments (HIAs) is a growing practice in various organizations and countries, yet scholarly interest in HIAs has primarily focused on the synergies between exposure and health outcomes. ...
  • Dierssen Sotos, Trinidad; Castaño Vinyals, Gemma; Kogevinas, Manolis; Llorca, Javier (MDPI, 2020)
    The aim of this study was to characterize the relationship between the intake of the major nutrients and prognosis in breast cancer. A cohort based on 1350 women with invasive (stage I-IV) breast cancer (BC) was followed ...
  • Weitzer, Jakob; Castaño Vinyals, Gemma; Kogevinas, Manolis (Wiley, 2021)
    Experimental evidence indicates that exercise performed at different times of the day may affect circadian rhythms and circadian disruption has been linked to breast and prostate cancer. We examined in a population-based ...

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