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  • 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 ...
  • Shirvani Farsani, Zeinab; Maloum, Zahra; Bagheri Hosseinabadi, Zahra; Vilor Tejedor, Natàlia, 1988-; Sadeghi, Iman; Sadeghi, Iman (Elsevier, 2021)
    DNA methylation is a broadly-investigated epigenetic modification that has been considered as a heritable and reversible change. Previous findings have indicated that DNA methylation regulates gene expression in the central ...
  • Liu, Huanle; Begik, Oguzhan; Novoa, Eva Maria (Springer, 2021)
    RNA modifications play pivotal roles in the RNA life cycle and RNA fate, and are now appreciated as a major posttranscriptional regulatory layer in the cell. In the last few years, direct RNA nanopore sequencing (dRNA-seq) ...
  • García Montolío, Marc, 1991-; Ballaré, Cecilia Julia; Blanco, Enrique; Gutiérrez, Arantxa; Aranda Aragón, Sergio; Gómez, Antonio; Kok, Chung H.; Yeung, David T.; Hughes, Timothy P.; Vizán, Pedro; Di Croce, Luciano (Frontiers Media, 2021)
    Polycomb group (PcG) of proteins are a group of highly conserved epigenetic regulators involved in many biological functions, such as embryonic development, cell proliferation, and adult stem cell determination. PHD finger ...
  • Chiva, Cristina; Mendes Maja, Teresa; Panse, Christian; Stejskal, Karel; Douché, Thibaut; Matondo, Mariette; Loew, Darmarys; Helm, Dominic; Rettel, Mandy; Mechtler, Karl; Impens, Francis; Nanni, Paolo; Shevchenko, Anna; Sabidó Aguadé, Eduard, 1981- (EMBO Press, 2021)
    Proteomics research infrastructures and core facilities within the Core for Life alliance advocate for community policies for quality control to ensure high standards in proteomics services.
  • Esteve-Codina, Anna; Nadal, Anna; Zagorščak, Maja; Ramšak, Živa; Esteve-Codina, Anna; Gruden, Kristina; Pla, Maria (BioMed Central, 2021)
    Background: Rosaceae species are economically highly relevant crops. Their cultivation systems are constrained by phytopathogens causing severe losses. Plants respond to invading pathogens through signaling mechanisms, a ...
  • Jiménez, Isabel; Tazón-Vega, Bárbara; Abrisqueta, Pau; Nieto, Juan C.; Bobillo, Sabela; Palacio-García, Carles; Carabia, Júlia; Valdés-Mas, Rafael; Munuera, Magdalena; Puigdefàbregas, Lluís; Parra Farré, Genís; Esteve-Codina, Anna; Franco-Jarava, Clara; Iacoboni, Gloria; Terol, María-José; García-Marco, J. A.; Crespo Barrio, Marta; Bosch, Francesc (BioMed Central, 2021)
    Background: Mechanisms driving the progression of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) from its early stages are not fully understood. The acquisition of molecular changes at the time of progression has been observed in a ...
  • 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 ...
  • Calvo Serra, Beatriz; Maitre, Léa; Lau, Chung-Ho E.; Siskos, Alexandros P.; Gützkow, Kristine B.; Andrušaitytė, Sandra; Casas Sanahuja, Maribel; Cadiou, Solène; Chatzi, Leda; González, Juan Ramón; Grazuleviciene, Regina; McEachan, Rosemary R.C.; Slama, Rémy; Vafeiadi, Marina, 1983-; Wright, John; Coen, Muireann; Vrijheid, Martine; Keun, Hector C.; Escaramís, Geòrgia; Bustamante Pineda, Mariona (Oxford University Press, 2021)
    Human metabolism is influenced by genetic and environmental factors. Previous studies have identified over 23 loci associated with more than 26 urine metabolites levels in adults, which are known as urinary metabolite ...
  • Prado Bert, Paula de; Ruiz Arenas, Carlos, 1990-; Vives Usano, Marta, 1990-; Dadvand, Payam; González, Juan Ramón; Maitre, Léa; Nieuwenhuijsen, Mark J.; Pelegrí, Dolors; Sunyer Deu, Jordi; Vrijheid, Martine; Bustamante Pineda, Mariona (Elsevier, 2021)
    The early-life exposome influences future health and accelerated biological aging has been proposed as one of the underlying biological mechanisms. We investigated the association between more than 100 exposures assessed ...
  • 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 ...
  • Artazcoz Lazcano, Lucía, 1963-; Cortès-Franch, Imma; Escribà-Agüir, Vicenta; Benavides, Fernando G. (Fernando García) (Frontiers, 2021)
    Objectives: Although in-work poverty has been increasing, in Europe policy about poverty and social exclusion tends to focus on labor market participation, independently of the level of remuneration and the quality of work, ...
  • Durán Alonso, Beatriz; Vendrell, Víctor; López Hernández, Iris; Alonso Pérez, María Teresa; Martin, Donna M.; Giráldez, Fernando; Carramolino, Laura; Giovinazzo, Giovanna; Vázquez, Enrique; Torres, Miguel S.; Schimmang, Thomas (Frontiers, 2021)
    Meis genes have been shown to control essential processes during development of the central and peripheral nervous system. Here we have explored the roles of the Meis2 gene during vertebrate inner ear induction and the ...
  • 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, ...
  • 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 ...
  • Saponati, Matteo; García Ojalvo, Jordi; Cataldo, Enrico; Mazzoni, Alberto (Springer, 2021)
    The thalamus is a key element of sensory transmission in the brain, as it gates and selects sensory streams through a modulation of its internal activity. A preponderant role in these functions is played by its internal ...
  • Hammouda, Souha; Ghzaiel, Imen; Picón-Pagès, Pol; Meddeb, Wiem; Khamlaoui, Wided; Hammami, Sonia; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964-; Hammami, Mohamed; Zarrouk, Amira (MDPI, 2021)
    Oxysterols are assumed to be the driving force behind numerous neurodegenerative diseases. In this work, we aimed to study the ability of 7β-hydroxycholesterol (7β-OHC) to trigger oxidative stress and cell death in human ...

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