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Visualitzant Articles (Departament de Ciències Experimentals i de la Salut) per títol

Visualitzant Articles (Departament de Ciències Experimentals i de la Salut) per títol

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  • Dierssen Sotos, Trinidad; Bustamante Pineda, Mariona; Vinyals, G.C.; Kogevinas, Manolis; Llorca, Javier (Nature Research, 2018)
    A breast-risk score, published in 2016, was developed in white-American women using 92 genetic variants (GRS92), modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors. With the aim of validating the score in the Spanish population, ...
  • Aguado, Cristina; Gayà Vidal, Magdalena; Villatoro, Sergi; Oliva, Meritxell; Izquierdo, David; Giner Delgado, Carla; Montalvo, Víctor; García González, Judit; Martínez Fundichely, Alexander, 1978-; Capilla, Laia; Ruiz Herrera, Aurora; Estivill, Xavier, 1955-; Puig, Marta; Cáceres Aguilar, Mario (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2014)
    In recent years different types of structural variants (SVs) have been discovered in the human genome and their functional impact has become increasingly clear. Inversions, however, are poorly characterized and more difficult ...
  • Rebollo, Pablo; Castejón, Ignacio; Cuervo, Jesús; Villa, Guillermo; García-Cueto, Eduardo; Díaz-Cuervo, Helena; Zardain, Pilar C.; Muñiz, José; Alonso Caballero, Jordi; Spanish CAT-Health Research Group (BioMed Central, 2010)
    Background: Health Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) is a relevant variable in the evaluation of health outcomes. Questionnaires based on Classical Test Theory typically require a large number of items to evaluate HRQoL. ...
  • Garin Boronat, Olatz, 1979-; Ayuso Mateos, José Luis; Almansa, Josué; Nieto, Marta; Chatterji, Somnath; Vilagut Saiz, Gemma, 1975-; Alonso Caballero, Jordi; Cieza, Alarcos; Svetskova, Olga; Burger, Helena; Racca, Vittorio; Francescutti, Carlo; Vieta, Eduard; Kostanjsek, Nenad; Raggi, Alberto; Leonardi, Matilde; Ferrer Forés, Maria Montserrat; MHADIE consortium (BioMed Central, 2010)
    Background: The WHODAS-2 is a disability assessment instrument based on the conceptual framework of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF). It provides a global measure of disability ...
  • Freitas, Noélle de Oliveira; García Forero, Carlos; Caltran, Marina Paes; Alonso Caballero, Jordi; Dantas, Rosana A. Spadoti; Piccolo, Mónica Sarto; Farina, Jayme Adriano; Lawrence, John W.; Rossi, Lidia A. (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2018)
    Currently, there is no questionnaire to assess perceived stigmatization among people with visible differences in Brazil. The Perceived Stigmatization Questionnaire (PSQ), developed in the United States, is a valid instrument ...
  • Molina Ferragut, Luis; Sarmiento, Manuel; Peñafiel Muñoz, Judith; Donaire González, David; García Aymerich, Judith; Gómez Pérez, Miguel Angel; Ble, Mireia; Ruiz Bustillo, Sonia; Frances, Albert; Schröder, Helmut, 1958-; Marrugat de la Iglesia, Jaume; Elosua Llanos, Roberto (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017)
    OBJECTIVE: To develop and validate a short questionnaire to estimate physical activity (PA) practice and sedentary behavior for the adult population. METHODS: The short questionnaire was developed using data from a ...
  • Arbillaga Etxarri, Ane, 1986-; Torrent-Pallicer, Jaume; Gimeno Santos, Elena, 1980-; Barberan-Garcia, Anael; Delgado Llobet, Anna; Balcells Vilarnau, Eva, 1967-; Rodríguez, Diego; Vilaró Casamitjana, Jordi; Vall-Casas, Pere; Irurtia, Alfredo; Rodriguez, Robert, 1968-; García Aymerich, Judith; Urban Training™Study Group (Public Library of Science, 2016)
    PURPOSE: Accessible interventions to train patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are needed. We designed urban trails of different intensities (low, moderate and high) in different types of public ...
  • Gimeno Santos, Elena, 1980-; Frei, Anja; Dobbels, Fabienne; Rüdell, Katja; Puhan, Milo A.; García Aymerich, Judith; PROactive consortium (BioMed Central, 2011)
    Background: Guidance documents for the development and validation of patient-reported outcomes (PROs) advise the use of conceptual frameworks, which outline the structure of the concept that a PRO aims to measure. It is ...
  • Martínez-Sánchez, Jose M.; González-Marrón, Adrián; Martín-Sánchez, Juan Carlos; Sureda, Xisca; Fu, Marcela; Pérez-Ortuño, Raúl; Lidón-Moyano, Cristina; Galán, Iñaki; Pascual Esteban, José A.; Fernández, Esteve (Elsevier, 2017)
    The objective of this study was to assess the validity of two questions about the perception of intensity of exposure to secondhand smoke (SHS) at home using as a reference environmental markers (airborne nicotine and ...
  • Cáceres, Diana Isabel; Messaggi-Sartor, Monique, 1984-; Rodríguez, Diego; Escalada, Ferran; Gea Guiral, Joaquim; Orozco Levi, Mauricio; Marco Peñas, Ester (Grupo Aula Médica, 2014)
    Introducción: La bioimpedanciometría eléctrica (BIA) constituye una de las principales herramientas para evaluar la composición corporal. Aunque se recomienda la realización de la BIA en condiciones de ayuno y 60 minutos ...
  • Solé Vicente, Ricard, 1962-; Sardanyés i Cayuela, Josep; Simó, Carles; Martínez, Regina; Elena, Santiago F. (Nature Publishing Group, 2014)
    The distribution of mutational fitness effects (DMFE) is crucial to the evolutionary fate of quasispecies. In this article we analyze the effect of the DMFE on the dynamics of a large quasispecies by means of a phenotypic ...
  • Uphoff, Eleonora P.; Antó i Boqué, Josep Maria; Sunyer Deu, Jordi; Wright, John (European Respiratory Society, 2017)
    While there is evidence for variations in prevalence rates of childhood wheeze and asthma between countries, longitudinal, individual-level data are needed to understand these differences. The aim of this study was to ...
  • Wanami, Luke S.; Chen, Hsin-Ying; Peir, Sandóra; García de Herreros, Antonio; Bachelder, Robin E. (Elsevier, 2008)
    The E-cadherin transcriptional repressor Snail is a prognostic marker for metastatic breast carcinoma, as well as a critical determinant of tumor growth and recurrence. We define a non-angiogenic, autocrine function for ...
  • Dall'Olio, Giovanni Marco, 1983-; Vahdati, Ali R.; Bertranpetit, Jaume, 1952-; Wagner, Andreas; Laayouni, Hafid, 1968- (Oxford University Press, 2015)
    SUMMARY: A wealth of large-scale genome sequencing projects opens the doors to new approaches to study the relationship between genotype and phenotype. One such opportunity is the possibility to apply genotype networks ...
  • Caldentey, Clara; Tirado Muñoz, Judit; Ferrer, Tessie; Fonseca Casals, Francina, 1972-; Rossi, Paola; Mestre-Pintó, Juan Ignacio; Torrens, Marta (Sociedad Científica Española de Estudios sobre el Alcohol, el Alcoholismo y las otras Toxicomanías, 2017)
    La violencia de género (VG) es un problema de salud pública a escala mundial. Existen determinados factores asociados a un aumento de la prevalencia, como el consumo de sustancias. Se realizó un estudio transversal con el ...
  • Merino, Irene; Porter, Stephen B.; Johnston, Brian D.; Clabots, Connie; Shaw, Evelyn; Horcajada Gallego, Juan Pablo; Cantón, Rafael; Ruiz-Garbajosa, Patricia; Johnson, James R.; ITUBRAS-GEIH group (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017)
    OBJECTIVE: To assess experimental virulence among sequence type 131 (ST131) Escherichia coli bloodstream isolates in relation to virulence genotype and subclone. METHODS: We analysed 48 Spanish ST131 bloodstream isolates ...
  • Guisasola Valencia, Laura, 1961-; Tresserras i Gaju, Ricard, 1957-; Rius, Anna; Purtí, Elisabeth (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014)
    PURPOSE: To determine whether types of optical correction for refractive error are associated with sex, social class, and occupational group in the working population. METHODS: A cross-sectional study was carried out among ...
  • Supek, Fran; Škunca, Nieves (Springer, 2017)
    Contemporary techniques in biology produce readouts for large numbers of genes simultaneously, the typical example being differential gene expression measurements. Moreover, those genes are often richly annotated using GO ...
  • Schroeder, Michael Philipp, 1986-; González-Pérez, Abel; López Bigas, Núria (BioMed Central, 2013)
    Cancer genomics projects employ high-throughput technologies to identify the complete catalog of somatic alterations that characterize the genome, transcriptome and epigenome of cohorts of tumor samples. Examples include ...
  • Larriba, María Jesús; García de Herreros, Antonio; Muñoz, Alberto (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)
    Several studies support reciprocal regulation between the active vitamin D derivative 1α,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 (1,25(OH)2D3) and the epithelial to mesenchymal transition (EMT). Thus, 1,25(OH)2D3 inhibits EMT via the ...