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Week 46

Adapting the Aerogen Mesh Nebulizer for Dried Aerosol Exposures Using the PreciseInhale Platform.
Gerde P, Nowenwik M, Sjöberg CO, Selg E
J Aerosol Med Pulm Drug Deliv 2019 Oct;():

Association of genetic variants related to plasma fatty acids with type 2 diabetes mellitus and glycaemic traits: a Mendelian randomisation study.
Yuan S, Larsson SC
Diabetologia 2019 Nov;():

Cardiovascular and cancer mortality in relation to dietary polychlorinated biphenyls and marine polyunsaturated fatty acids: a nutritional-toxicological aspect of fish consumption.
Donat-Vargas C, Bellavia A, Berglund M, Glynn A, Wolk A, Åkesson A
J. Intern. Med. 2019 Oct;():

Commonly used estimates of the genetic contribution to disease are subject to the same fallacies as bad luck estimates.
Björk J, Andersson T, Ahlbom A
Eur. J. Epidemiol. 2019 Oct;():

Differential Treatments Based on Drug-induced Gene Expression Signatures and Longitudinal Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Stratification.
Toro-Domínguez D, Lopez-Domínguez R, García Moreno A, Villatoro-García JA, Martorell-Marugán J, Goldman D, et al
Sci Rep 2019 Oct;9(1):15502

Evaluation of diacetyl mediated pulmonary effects in physiologically relevant air-liquid interface models of human primary bronchial epithelial cells.
Thimraj TA, Sompa SI, Ganguly K, Ernstgård L, Johanson G, Palmberg L, et al
Toxicol In Vitro 2019 Dec;61():104617

Forced expiratory flows and volumes in a Swedish cohort of healthy term infants.
Kosma P, Palme-Kilander C, Bottai M, Ljungberg H, Hallberg J
Pediatr. Pulmonol. 2019 Nov;():

Genotoxicity and DNA damage signaling in response to complex mixtures of PAHs in biomass burning particulate matter from cashew nut roasting.
de Oliveira Galvão MF, Sadiktsis I, Batistuzzo de Medeiros SR, Dreij K
Environ. Pollut. 2019 Oct;():113381

The FANCM:p.Arg658* truncating variant is associated with risk of triple-negative breast cancer.
Figlioli G, Bogliolo M, Catucci I, Caleca L, Lasheras SV, Pujol R, et al
NPJ Breast Cancer 2019 ;5():38

Inflammatory and coagulatory markers and exposure to different size fractions of particle mass, number and surface area air concentrations in Swedish iron foundries, in particular respirable quartz.
Westberg H, Hedbrant A, Persson A, Bryngelsson IL, Johansson A, Ericsson A, et al
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2019 Nov;92(8):1087-1098

Intra- and Extracellular Degradation of Neutrophil Extracellular Traps by Macrophages and Dendritic Cells.
Lazzaretto B, Fadeel B
J. Immunol. 2019 Oct;203(8):2276-2290

Investigating the risk of breast cancer among women exposed to chemicals: a nested case-control study using improved exposure estimates.
Videnros C, Selander J, Wiebert P, Albin M, Plato N, Borgquist S, et al
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2019 Oct;():

Long-Term Exposure to Particulate Air Pollution, Black Carbon, and Their Source Components in Relation to Ischemic Heart Disease and Stroke.
Ljungman PLS, Andersson N, Stockfelt L, Andersson EM, Nilsson Sommar J, Eneroth K, et al
Environ. Health Perspect. 2019 Oct;127(10):107012

Microbe-host interplay in atopic dermatitis and psoriasis.
Fyhrquist N, Muirhead G, Prast-Nielsen S, Jeanmougin M, Olah P, Skoog T, et al
Nat Commun 2019 Oct;10(1):4703

Mild steel welding is associated with alterations in circulating levels of cancer-related proteins.
Gliga AR, Taj T, Hedmer M, Assarsson E, Rylander L, Albin M, et al
Arch. Toxicol. 2019 Oct;():

Next-generation Allergic Rhinitis and Its Impact on Asthma (ARIA) guidelines for allergic rhinitis based on Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) and real-world evidence.
Bousquet J, Schünemann HJ, Togias A, Bachert C, Erhola M, Hellings PW, et al
J. Allergy Clin. Immunol. 2019 Oct;():

No association between coffee consumption and risk of atrial fibrillation: A Mendelian randomization study.
Yuan S, Larsson SC
Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 2019 Nov;29(11):1185-1188

Presenteeism as a predictor of disability pension: A prospective study among nursing professionals and care assistants in Sweden.
Gustafsson K, Bergström G, Marklund S, Aboagye E, Leineweber C
J Occup Health 2019 Nov;61(6):453-463

A review on mPGES-1 inhibitors: From preclinical studies to clinical applications.
Bergqvist F, Morgenstern R, Jakobsson PJ
Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat. 2019 Nov;():106383

Statement on advancing the assessment of chemical mixtures and their risks for human health and the environment.
Drakvik E, Altenburger R, Aoki Y, Backhaus T, Bahadori T, Barouki R, et al
Environ Int 2019 Nov;134():105267

TET2 Regulates the Neuroinflammatory Response in Microglia.
Carrillo-Jimenez A, Deniz Ö, Niklison-Chirou MV, Ruiz R, Bezerra-Salomão K, Stratoulias V, et al
Cell Rep 2019 Oct;29(3):697-713.e8

Understanding allergic multimorbidity within the non-eosinophilic interactome.
Aguilar D, Lemonnier N, Koppelman GH, Melén E, Oliva B, Pinart M, et al
PLoS ONE 2019 ;14(11):e0224448




Airborne occupational exposures and risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis 

Anna Ilar  
Unit of Translational Epidemiology

Molecular mechanisms of cell death and cell clearance 

Katharina Klöditz 
Unit of Molecular Toxicology

Diet and the risk of latent autoimmune diabetes in adults (LADA) : studies on the association with fish and sweetened beverages 

Josefin Edwall Löfvenborg 
Unit of Epidemiology

Contact allergy in Swedish adolescents : results from the BAMSE cohort study 

Maria Lagrelius  
Unit of Environmental Epidemiology

Occupational exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and early biomarkers related to cardiovascular disease and cancer 

Ayman Alhamdow  
Unit of Metals & Health

Phospholipid related antigens and protective mechanisms : implications for cardiovascular diseases, human autoimmunity and inflammation 

Divya Thiagarajan 
Unit of Immunology and Chronic Disease

Occupational exposure to chemicals and cancer 

Cecilia Videnros 
Unit of Occupational Medicine

Novel immunologic cellular mechanisms in atherosclerosis and potential therapeutic implications

Mizanur Rahman
Unit of Immunology and Chronic Disease

Deciphering microglia plasticity in glioma

Dalel Saidi
Unit of Toxicology


Mitochondria targeting and its consequences for cell death in neuroblastoma

Kadri Valter
Unit of Toxicology

The impact of transcriptional mutagenesis on cellular homeostasis

Monika Ezerskyte
Unit of Biochemical Toxicology

Early-life selenium status and cognitive development

Helena Skröder Löveborn
Unit of Metals & Health

Cellular effects of nickel and nickel oxide nanoparticles : focus on mechanisms related to carcinogenicity

Emma Åkerlund
Unit of Biochemical Toxicology

Innate immune airway responses after exposure to ultrafine and ambient particles : in vivo and in vitro models

Anna Steneholm
Unit of Work Environment Toxicology

Quantification of inflammatory mediators to explore molecular mechanisms and sub-phenotypes of asthma

Johan Kolmert
Unit of Experimental Asthma and Allergy Research

Evidence by interaction : a new role of caspase-2

Jeremy Forsberg
Unit of Toxicology

Occupational skin exposure to cobalt : origin and fate

Jolinde Kettelarij
Unit of work environment toxicology

Development of multi-cellular human lung models to study inflammatory mechanisms and cell-cell interactions

Jie Ji
Unit of work environment toxicology

Characterizing chemical exposure : focus on children's environment

Kristin Larsson
Unit of biochemical toxicology

Use of novel statistical methods in assessing particulate air pollution and evaluating its association with mortality in China

Xin Fang
Unit of biostatistics

Long-term exposure to transportation noise in relation to metabolic and cardiovascular outcomes

Andrei Pyko
Unit of environmental epidemiology

Neutrophil extracellular traps : function in infectious and non-Infectious conditions

Beatrice Lazzaretto
Unit of molecular toxicology

Overweight in relation to allergic disease in childhood and adolescence

Sandra Ekström
Unit of environmental epidemiology

Mathematical programming for optimal probability weighting

Michele Santacatterina
Unit of biostatistics

Short-term exposure to ozone in relation to mortality and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest : exploring sensitive subgroups by previous hospitalizations

Auriba Raza
Unit of environmental epidemiology

Postmenopausal hormone therapy and cardiovascular risk

Germán D. Carrasquilla
Unit of cardiovascular epidemiology