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  • Martí Baena, Quim; Pascuet Fontanet, Andreu; Berjaga Buisan, Tomas; Caravaca Rodríguez, Miriam; Puig Costa-Jussà, Jaume; Sánchez Mejías, Avencia; Ivančić, Dimitrije; Mogas Díez, Sira; Güell Cargol, Marc, 1982-; Macía, Javier (Frontiers, 2024)
    Although blood sampling and medical imaging are well-established techniques in clinical diagnostics, they often require long post-processing procedures. Fast and simple quantification of signaling molecules can enable ...
  • Marchal, Astrid; COVID Clinicians; Bolze, Alexandre (Elsevier, 2024)
    Human genetic studies of critical COVID-19 pneumonia have revealed the essential role of type I interferon-dependent innate immunity to SARS-CoV-2 infection. Conversely, an association between the HLA-B∗15:01 allele and ...
  • Cavaco, Marco; Fraga, Patrícia; Valle, Javier; Silva, Rúben D.M.; Gano, Lurdes; Correia, João D.G.; Andreu Martínez, David; Castanho, Miguel A.R.B.; Neves, Vera (BioMed Central, 2024)
    Blood-brain barrier (BBB) peptide-shuttles (BBBpS) are able to translocate the BBB and reach the brain. Despite the importance of brain targeting in pharmacology, BBBpS are poorly characterized. Currently, their development ...
  • Selma Royo, Marta; Dubois, Léonard; Manara, Serena; Armanini, Federica; Cabrera Rubio, Raúl; Vallès Colomer, Mireia; González, Sonia; Parra Llorca, Anna; Escuriet Peiró, Ramón, 1968-; Bode, Lars; Martínez Costa, Cecilia; Segata, Nicola; Collado, María Carmen (Elsevier, 2024)
    The composition and maturation of the early-life microbiota are modulated by a number of perinatal factors, whose interplay in relation to microbial vertical transmission remains inadequately elucidated. Using recent ...
  • Reynders, Tatjana; Devolder, Lindsay; Vallès Colomer, Mireia; Van Remoortel, Ann; Joossens, Marie; De Keyser, Jacques; Nagels, Guy; D'hooghe, Marie Beatrice; Raes, Jeroen (Wiley, 2020)
    Objective: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a heterogenous, inflammatory disease of the central nervous system. Microbiota alterations in MS versus healthy controls (HC) are observed, but results are inconsistent. We studied ...
  • Malan-Muller, Stefanie; Vallès Colomer, Mireia; Foxx, Christine L.; Vieira Silva, Sara; van den Heuvel, Leigh L.; Raes, Jeroen; Seedat, Soraya; Lowry, Christopher A.; Hemmings, Sian M. J. (Elsevier, 2022)
    Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) imposes a significant burden on patients and communities. Although the microbiome-gut-brain axis has been proposed as a mediator or moderator of PTSD risk and persistence of symptoms, ...
  • Sarkar, Amar; McInroy, Cameron J. A.; Harty, Siobhán; Raulo, Aura; Ibata, Neil G. O.; Vallès Colomer, Mireia; Johnson, Katerina V-A.; Brito, Ilana L.; Henrich, Joseph; Archie, Elizabeth A.; Barreiro, Luis B.; Gazzaniga, Francesca S.; Finlay, B. Brett; Koonin, Eugene V.; Carmody, Rachel N.; Moeller, Andrew H. (Elsevier, 2024)
    Although social interactions are known to drive pathogen transmission, the contributions of socially transmissible host-associated mutualists and commensals to host health and disease remain poorly explored. We use the ...
  • Asnicar, Francesco; Vallès Colomer, Mireia; Segata, Nicola (Nature Research, 2021)
    The gut microbiome is shaped by diet and influences host metabolism; however, these links are complex and can be unique to each individual. We performed deep metagenomic sequencing of 1,203 gut microbiomes from 1,098 ...
  • Cabrera, Ingrid; Abasolo, Ibane; Corchero, José L.; Elizondo, Elisa; Rivera Gil, Pilar, 1976-; Moreno, Evelyn; Faraudo, Jordi; Sala, Santi; Bueno, Dolores; González Mira, Elisabet; Rivas, Merche; Melgarejo, Marta; Pulido, Daniel; Albericio, Fernando; Royo, Miriam; Villaverde, Antonio; García Parajó, María F.; Schwartz Jr, Simó; Ventosa, Nora; Veciana, Jaume (Wiley, 2016)
    Lysosomal storage disorders (LSD) are caused by lysosomal dysfunction usually as a consequence of deficiency of a single enzyme required for the metabolism of macromolecules, such as lipids, glycoproteins, and mucopolysaccharides. ...
  • Jichuan, Qiu; Zhang, Ruibin; Li, Jianhua; Sang, Yuanhua; Wei, Tang; Rivera Gil, Maria Pilar; Liu, Hong (Editor de càrrega, 2015)
    Graphene quantum dots (GQDs) were rationally fabricated as a traceable drug delivery system for the targeted, pH-sensitive delivery of a chemotherapeutic drug into cancer cells. The GQDs served as fluorescent carriers for ...
  • Elhakeem, Ahmed; Clayton, Gemma L.; Gonçalves Soares, Ana; Taylor, Kurt; Maitre, Léa; Santorelli, Gillian; Wright, John; Lawlor, Deborah; Vrijheid, Martine (BioMed Central, 2024)
    Background: Lower socioeconomic position (SEP) associates with adverse pregnancy and perinatal outcomes and with less favourable metabolic profile in nonpregnant adults. Socioeconomic differences in pregnancy metabolic ...
  • van Wel, Luuk; Langer, Chelsea Eastman; Castaño Vinyals, Gemma; Albert, Alex; Vrijheid, Martine; Cardis, Elisabeth; MOBI‐Kids consortium (Wiley, 2024)
    Potential differential and non-differential recall error in mobile phone use (MPU) in the multinational MOBI-Kids case-control study were evaluated. We compared self-reported MPU with network operator billing record data ...
  • Usuari de càrrega (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2024)
    Introduction: Tuberculosis remains one of the top ten causes of mortality globally. Children accounted for 12% of all TB cases and 18% of all TB deaths in 2022. Paediatric TB is difficult to diagnose with conventional ...
  • Kojimahara, Noriko; Lee, Yong-Han; Lee, Ae-Kyoung; Bae, Sanghyuk; Kwon, Ho-Jang; Ha, Mina; Sato, Yasuto; Taki, Masao; Wiart, Joe; Langer, Chelsea Eastman; Cardis, Elisabeth (Japan Epidemiological Association, 2024)
    Background: This study aimed to examine the association between risk of brain tumors and radiofrequency (RF) exposure from mobile phones among young people in Korea and Japan. Methods: This case-control study of brain ...
  • Lavelle Sachs, Ashby; Kolster, Annika; Wrigley, Jordan; Papon, Veronika; Opacin, Nerkez; Hill, Nicholas; Howarth, Michelle; Rochau, Ursula; Hidalgo, Laura; Casajuana Kögel, Cristina; Siebert, Uwe; Gerhard, Janina; Daher, Carolyn; Litt, Jill (Elsevier, 2024)
    Loneliness is increasingly recognized as an urgent public health issue due to its impact on mental and physical health, and well-being. Yet, we lack comprehensive, proven strategies for confronting this global problem. ...
  • Foreman, Amy L.; Warth, Benedikt; Hessel, Ellen V. S.; Price, Elliott J.; Schymanski, Emma L.; Cantelli, Gaia; Parkinson, Helen; Hecht, Helge; Klánová, Jana; Vlaanderen, Jelle; Hilscherova, Klara; Vrijheid, Martine; Vineis, Paolo; Araujo, Rita; Barouki, Robert; Vermeulen, Roel; Lanone, Sophie; Brunak, Søren; Sebert, Sylvain; Karjalainen, Tuomo (American Chemical Society (ACS), 2024)
    Through investigating the combined impact of the environmental exposures experienced by an individual throughout their lifetime, exposome research provides opportunities to understand and mitigate negative health outcomes. ...
  • Bjornsdottir, Erla; Thorarinsdottir, Elin Helga; Lindberg, Eva; Benediktsdóttir, Bryndís; Franklin, Karl; Franklin, Karl; Jarvis, Debbie; Demoly, Pascal; Perret, Jennifer L.; Perret, Jennifer L.; García Aymerich, Judith; Dorado Arenas, Sandra; Heinrich, Joachim; Torén, Kjell; Garcia Larsen, Vanessa; Jögi, Rain; Gislason, Thorarinn; Janson, Christer (BMJ Publishing Group, 2024)
    Objectives: To explore the relationship between physical activity over a 10-year period and current symptoms of insomnia, daytime sleepiness and estimated sleep duration in adults aged 39-67. Design: Population-based, ...
  • Dunlop, Thomas; Khojasteh, Danial; Cohen-Shacham, Emmanuelle; Glamore, William; Haghani, Milad; van den Bosch, Matilda A.; Rizzi, Daniela; Greve, Peter; Felder, Stefan (Nature Research, 2024)
    Nature-based Solutions are recognised for their potential to address the biodiversity and climate crises, and less extensively, other societal challenges. However, this nature-society relationship is becoming more important ...
  • Palpatzis, Eleni; Akinci, Muge; Aguilar Dominguez, Pablo; Garcia Prat, Marina; Blennow, Kaj; Zetterberg, Henrik; Carboni, Margherita; Kollmorgen, Gwendlyn; Wild, Norbert; Fauria, Karine; Falcón, Carles; Gispert López, Juan Domingo; Suárez-Calvet, Marc; Grau-Rivera, Oriol; Sánchez Benavides, Gonzalo; Arenaza Urquijo, Eider M.; ALFA Study (Wiley, 2024)
    Objective: Along with the known effects of stress on brain structure and inflammatory processes, increasing evidence suggest a role of chronic stress in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease (AD). We investigated the ...
  • Ben Chikha, Wassim; Zhang, Yarui; Liu, Jiang; Wang, Shanshan; Sandeep, Srikumar; Guxens Junyent, Mònica; Fernandes Veludo, Adriana; Röösli, Martin; Joseph, Wout; Wiart, Joe (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2024)
    Recently, the monitoring of the radiofrequency electromagnetic field (RF-EMF) exposure induced by cellular networks has received a great deal of attention. In this work, a set of 70 microenvironments (MEs) located in urban ...

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