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  • Bauwelinck, Mariska; Zijlema, Wilma; Bartoll, Xavier; Vandenheede, Hadewijch; Cirach, Marta; Lefebvre, Wouter; Vanpoucke, Charlotte; Basagaña Flores, Xavier; Nieuwenhuijsen, Mark J.; Borrell i Thió, Carme; Deboosere, Patrick; Dadvand, Payam (Elsevier, 2020)
    Background: Living in green areas has been associated with several health benefits; however, the available evidence on such benefits for hypertension is still limited. This study aimed to investigate and compare the ...
  • García-Pérez, Javier; O'Callaghan-Gordo, Cristina; Castaño Vinyals, Gemma; Kogevinas, Manolis; Pollán, Marina (Elsevier, 2020)
    Background: Colorectal cancer is the third most frequent tumor in males and the second in females worldwide. In Spain, it is an important and growing health problem, and epidemiologic research focused on potential risk ...
  • Sala Vila, Aleix; Arenaza Urquijo, Eider M.; Sánchez Benavides, Gonzalo; Suárez-Calvet, Marc; Milà Alomà, Marta; Grau-Rivera, Oriol; González de Echávarri, José Maria; Crous-Bou, Marta; Minguillón, Carolina; Fauria, Karine; Operto, Grégory; Falcón, Carles; Salvadó, Gemma; Cacciaglia, Raffaele; Ingala, Silvia; Barkhof, Frederik; Schröder, Helmut, 1958-; Scarmeas, Nikolaos; Gispert López, Juan Domingo; Molinuevo, José Luis; ALFA Study (American Society for Nutrition, 2021)
    Background: The number of APOE-ε4 alleles is a major nonmodifiable risk factor for sporadic Alzheimer disease (AD). There is increasing evidence on the benefits of dietary DHA (22:6n-3) before the onset of AD symptoms, ...
  • Grau-Rivera, Oriol; Navalpotro Gómez, Irene; Sánchez Benavides, Gonzalo; Suárez-Calvet, Marc; Milà Alomà, Marta; Arenaza Urquijo, Eider M.; Salvadó, Gemma; Sala Vila, Aleix; Shekari, Mahnaz; González de Echávarri, José Maria; Minguillón, Carolina; Niñerola-Baizán, Aida; Perissinotti, Andrés; Simon, Maryline; Kollmorgen, Gwendlyn; Zetterberg, Henrik; Blennow, Kaj; Gispert López, Juan Domingo; Molinuevo, José Luis; ALFA Study (BioMed Central, 2021)
    Background: Recognizing clinical manifestations heralding the development of Alzheimer's disease (AD)-related cognitive impairment could improve the identification of individuals at higher risk of AD who may benefit from ...
  • Salvadó, Gemma; Milà Alomà, Marta; Shekari, Mahnaz; Minguillón, Carolina; Fauria, Karine; Niñerola-Baizán, Aida; Perissinotti, Andrés; Kollmorgen, Gwendlyn; Buckley, Christopher; Farrar, Gill; Zetterberg, Henrik; Blennow, Kaj; Suárez-Calvet, Marc; Molinuevo, José Luis; Gispert López, Juan Domingo; ALFA Study (Wiley, 2021)
    Introduction: The association between cerebral amyloid-β accumulation and downstream CSF biomarkers is not fully understood, particularly in asymptomatic stages. Methods: In 318 cognitively unimpaired participants, we ...
  • Briggs, Katharine; Bosc, Nicolas; Camara, Tima; Diaz, Carlos; Drew, Phil; Drewe, William C.; Kors, Jan A.; Mulligen, Erik van; Pastor Maeso, Manuel; Pognan, François; Quintana, Jordi; Sarntivijai, Sirarat; Steger-Hartmann, Thomas (Spektrum Akademischer Verlag, 2021)
    Pre-competitive data sharing can offer the pharmaceutical industry significant benefits in terms of reducing the time and costs involved in getting a new drug to market through more informed testing strategies and knowledge ...
  • Berra Ramos, Silvina del Valle; Rivadero, Luisina; Grupo IA-PCAT (Elsevier, 2020)
    La utilización de cuestionarios como instrumentos de medición implica el uso de procesos lingüísticos. La variedad intralingüística del español conlleva diferentes modos de percibir, analizar y actuar en el mundo que deben ...
  • Sánchez Martínez, Francisca; Juárez, Olga; Serral Cano, Gemma, 1973-; Valmayor, Sara; Puigpinós i Riera, Rosa; Pasarín i Rua, M. Isabel; Díez, Elia; Ariza, Carles (PAGEPress, 2018)
    Background: Childhood obesity preventive interventions should promote a healthy diet and physical activity at home and school. This study aims to describe a school-based childhood obesity preventive programme (POIBA Project) ...
  • Cáceres, Alejandro; Jene, Aina; Esko, Tõnu; Pérez Jurado, Luis Alberto; González, Juan Ramón (Oxford University Press, 2020)
    Background: Understanding the biological differences between sexes in cancer is essential for personalized treatment and prevention. We hypothesized that the extreme downregulation of chromosome Y gene expression (EDY) is ...
  • Triguero Mas, Margarita, 1985-; Martínez Solanas, Èrica, 1982-; Barrera Gómez, Jose; Agis, David; Pérez, Noemí; Reche, Cristina; Alastuey, Andrés; Querol, Xavier; Pérez, Katherine; Basagaña Flores, Xavier (Oxford University Press, 2020)
    There is limited suggestive evidence of relationships between public transport strikes and either increased air pollution or worse population health. In this study we aimed to assess whether public transport strikes were ...
  • Bédard, Annabelle, 1986-; Sofiev, Mikhail; Arnavielhe, Sylvie; Antó i Boqué, Josep Maria; Garcia Aymerich, Judith; Thibaudon, Michel; Bergmann, Karl Christian; Dubakiene, Ruta; Bedbrook, Anna; Onorato, Gabrielle L.; Annesi-Maesano, Isabella; Pépin, Jean-Louis; Laune, Daniel; Zeng, Stéphane; Bousquet, Jean; Basagaña Flores, Xavier (Elsevier, 2020)
    Background: Several studies have suggested an interaction between air pollution and pollen exposure with an impact on allergy symptoms. However, large studies with real-life data are not available. Objective: To investigate ...
  • Bédard, Annabelle, 1986-; Antó i Boqué, Josep Maria; Garcia Aymerich, Judith; Basagaña Flores, Xavier; MASK study group (Wiley-Blackwell, 2020)
    Background: In allergic rhinitis, a relevant outcome providing information on the effectiveness of interventions is needed. In MASK-air (Mobile Airways Sentinel Network), a visual analogue scale (VAS) for work is used as ...
  • Garin Boronat, Olatz, 1979-; Suárez, José Francisco; Guedea, Ferrán; Pont Acuña, Àngels; Pardo Cladellas, Yolanda; Goñi, Alai; Mariño, Alfonso; Hervás, Asunción; Herruzo, Ismael; Cabrera Roldán, Patricia; Sancho-Pardo, Gemma; Ponce de León, Javier; Macías, Víctor; Gutiérrez, Cristina; Castells Esteve, Manel; Ferrer, Montserrat; Multicentric Spanish Group of Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer (Elsevier, 2021)
    Purpose: Long-term comparative effectiveness research on localized prostate cancer treatments is scarce, and evidence is lacking especially for brachytherapy. The aim of this study was to assess the long-term impact of the ...
  • Pognan, François; Centeno, Emilio; Furlong, Laura I., 1971-; Guney, Emre; Mayer Pujadas, Miguel Ángel; Pastor Maeso, Manuel; Piñero González, Janet, 1977-; Ramírez Anguita, Juan Manuel; Ronzano, Francesco; Saüch Pitarch, Josep; Sanz, Ferran (MDPI, 2021)
    eTRANSAFE is a research project funded within the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI), which aims at developing integrated databases and computational tools (the eTRANSAFE ToxHub) that support the translational safety ...
  • Carcereny, Enric; Fernández Nistal, Alonso; López, Araceli; Montoto, Carmen; Naves, Andrea; Segú Vergés, Cristina; Coma Camprodón, Mireia; Jorba, Guillem; Oliva Miguel, Baldomero; Mas, José Manuel (Impact Journals, 2021)
    Around 3-7% of patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), which represent 85% of diagnosed lung cancers, have a rearrangement in the ALK gene that produces an abnormal activity of the ALK protein cell signaling ...
  • Mogas Díez, Sira; González Flo, Eva, 1993-; Macía, Javier (Nature Research, 2021)
    Much effort has been expended on building cellular computational devices for different applications. Despite the significant advances, there are still several addressable restraints to achieve the necessary technological ...
  • Koklič, Tilen; Hrovat, Alenka; Guixà González, Ramon, 1978-; Rodríguez Espigares, Ismael, 1990-; Navio, Damaris; Frangež, Robert; Uršič, Matjaž; Kubale, Valentina; Plemenitaš, Ana; Selent, Jana; Šentjurc, Marjeta; Vrecl, Milka (MDPI, 2021)
    This study investigated the effect of type 1 gonadotropin releasing hormone receptor (GnRH-R) localization within lipid rafts on the properties of plasma membrane (PM) nanodomain structure. Confocal microscopy revealed ...
  • Díez, Elia; López, María J.; Pérez, Glòria; García Subirats, Irene, 1982-; Nebot, Laia; Carreras Collado, Ramón; Villalbí, Joan R. (BioMed Central, 2020)
    Background: From 2000 to 2008, in urban areas in Spain, adolescent fertility and abortion rates underwent unprecedented increases, consecutive to intensive immigration from developing countries. To address unmet needs for ...
  • Rozas, Miquel; Hart de Ruijter, Astrid; Fábrega, María José; Zorgani, Amine; Güell Cargol, Marc; Paetzold, Bernhard, 1981-; Brillet, François (MDPI, 2021)
    Cutibacterium acnes is the most abundant bacterium living in human, healthy and sebum-rich skin sites, such as the face and the back. This bacterium is adapted to this specific environment and therefore could have a major ...
  • Barrera Conde, Marta; Ausín, Karina; Lachén Montes, Mercedes; Fernández Irigoyen, Joaquín; Galindo Guarín, Liliana; Cuenca Royo, Aida Ma, 1981-; Fernández Avilés, Cristina; Pérez, Victor; Torre Fornell, Rafael de la; Santamaría, Enrique; Robledo, Patricia, 1958- (MDPI, 2021)
    A close epidemiological link has been reported between cannabis use and schizophrenia (SCZ). However, biochemical markers in living humans related to the impact of cannabis in this disease are still missing. Olfactory ...

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