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A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

  • Gimsing, Peter; Hjertner, Øyvind; Abildgaard, Niels; Andersen, Niels Frost; Gedde-Dahl, Tobias Jr.; Gregersen, Henrik Echternach; Klausen, Tobias Wirenfeldt; Mellqvist, Ulf-Henrik; Linder, Olle; Lindås, Roald; Tøffner Clausen, Niels Aage; Lenhoff, Stig. (2015) Salvage bortezomib-dexamethasone and high-dose melphalan (HDM) and autologous stem cell support (ASCT) in myeloma patients at first relapse after HDM with ASCT. A phase-2 trial. Bone Marrow Transplantation. vol. 50 (10).
  • Mellqvist, Ulf-Henrik; Gimsing, Peter; Hjertner, Øyvind; Lenhoff, Stig; Laane, Edward; Remes, Kari; Steingrimsdottir, Hlif; Abildgaard, Niels; Ahlberg, Lucia; Blimark, Cecilia; Dahl, Inger Marie; Forsberg, Karin; Gedde-Dahl, Thobias; Gregersen, Henrik; Gruber, Astrid; Gulbrandsen, Nina; Haukås, Einar; Carlson, Kristina; Kvam, Ann Kristin; Nahi, Hareth; Lindås, Roald; Andersen, Niels Frost; Turesson, Ingemar; Waage, Anders; Westin, Jan. (2013) Bortezomib consolidation after autologous stem cell transplantation in multiple myeloma: a Nordic Myeloma Study Group randomized phase 3 trial. Blood. vol. 121 (23).
  • Zeinali, Fatemeh; Fossmark, Reidar; Hauso, Øyvind; Wiseth, Rune; Hjertner, Øyvind; Waldum, Helge. (2013) Serotonin in blood: Assessment of its origin by concomitant determination of beta-thromboglobulin (platelets) and chromogranin A (enterochromaffin cells). Scandinavian Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation. vol. 73 (2).
  • Hjorth, Martin; Hjertner, Øyvind; Knudsen, Lene M; Gulbrandsen, Nina; Holmberg, E; Pedersen, Per Trøllund; Andersen, Niels F; Andreasson, B; Billström, R; Carlson, Kristina; Carlsson, MS; Flogegård, M; Forsberg, Karin; Gimsing, P; Karlsson, T; Linder, Olle; Nahi, Hareth; Othzen, A; Swedin, A. (2012) Thalidomide and dexamethasone vs. bortezomib and dexamethasone for melphalan refractory myeloma: a randomized study. European Journal of Haematology. vol. 88 (6).
  • Waage, Anders; Gimsing, P; Fayers, Peter; Abildgaard, N; Ahlberg, L; Bjorkstrand, B; Carlson, K; Dahl, Inger Marie; Forsberg, K; Gulbrandsen, Nina; Haukås, Einar; Hjertner, Øyvind; Hjorth, M; Karlsson, T; Knudsen, LM; Nielsen, JL; Linder, O; Mellqvist, UH; Nesthus, Ingerid; Rolke, J; Strandberg, M; Sørbø, Jon Hjalmar; Wisløff, Finn; Juliusson, G; Turesson, I. (2010) Melphalan and prednisone plus thalidomide or placebo in elderly patients with multiple myeloma. Blood. vol. 116 (9).
  • Bjelland, Thor Wilhelm; Hjertner, Øyvind; Klepstad, Pål; Kaisen, Kjell; Dale, Ola; Haugen, Bjørn Olav. (2010) Antiplatelet effect of clopidogrel is reduced in patients treated with therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest. Resuscitation. vol. 81 (12).
  • Standal, Therese; Abildgaard, N; Fagerli, Unn-Merete; Stordal, B; Hjertner, ¯yvind; Børset, Magne; Sundan, Anders. (2007) HGF inhibits BMP-induced osteoblastogenesis: possible implications for the bone disease of multiple myeloma. Blood. vol. 109 (7).
  • Hjertner, ¯yvind; Standal, Therese; Børset, Magne; Sundan, Anders; Waage, Anders. (2006) Bone disease in multiple myeloma. Medical Oncology. vol. 23 (4).
  • Standal, Therese; Abildgaard, Niels; Fagerli, Unn-merete; Størdal, Berit Fladvad; Hjertner, Øyvind; Børset, Magne; Sundan, Anders. (2006) HGF Inhibits BMP-Induced Osteoblastogenesis: Implications for the Bone Disease in Multiple Myeloma. Blood. vol. 108.
  • Hjertner, Øyvind; Standal, Therese; Børset, Magne; Sundan, Anders; Waage, Anders. (2005) Identification of new targets for therapy of osteolytic bone disease in multiple myelomas. Current Drug Targets. vol. 6.
  • Holt, Randi Utne; Hjorth-Hansen, Henrik; Waage, Anders; Hjertner, ¯yvind; Sundan, Anders; Børset, Magne. (2004) Bone morphogenetic protein-5, -6 and -7 inhibit growth and induce apoptosis in human myeloma cells. Oncogene. vol. 23 (17).
  • Rø, Torstein Baade; Holt, Randi Utne; Brenne, Anne Tove; Hjorth-Hansen, Henrik; Waage, Anders; Hjertner, Øyvind; Sundan, Anders; Børset, Magne. (2004) Bone morphogenetic protein-5, -6 and -7 inhibit growth and induce apoptosis in human myeloma cells. Oncogene. vol. 23 (17).
  • Standal, T; Hjorth-Hansen, Henrik; Rasmussen, T; Dahl, Inger Marie S.; Lenhoff, Stig; Brenne, Anne Tove; Seidel, Carina; Baykov, V; Waage, Anders; Børset, Magne; Sundan, Anders; Hjertner, ¯yvind. (2004) Osteopontin is an adhesive factor for myeloma cells and is found in increased levels in plasma from patients with multiple myeloma. Haematologica. vol. 89.
  • Standal, Therese; Seidel, Carina; Hjertner, ¯yvind; Plesner, Torben; Sanderson, Ralph D.; Waage, Anders; Børset, Magne; Sundan, Anders. (2002) Osteoprotegerin is Bound, Internalized and Degraded by Multiple Myeloma Cells. Blood. vol. 100.
  • Hjertner, ¯yvind; Hjorth-Hansen, Henrik; Børset, Magne; Seidel, Carina; Waage, Anders; Sundan, Anders. (2001) Bone morphogenetic protein-4 inhibits proliferation and induces apoptosis of multiple myeloma cells. Blood. vol. 97 (2).
  • Reseland, Janne E.; Syversen, Unni; Bakke, Ingunn; Qvigstad, G; Eide, Liv G; Hjertner, ¯yvind; Gordeladze, Jan O.; Drevon, Christian A.. (2001) Leptin is expressed in and secreted from primary cultures of human osteoblasts and promotes bone mineralization. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. vol. 16.
  • Seidel, Carina; Hjertner, ¯yvind; Abildgaard, Niels; Heikendorff, Lene; Hjorth, M.; Westin, Jan; Lanng Nielsen, Johan; Hjorth-Hansen, Henrik; Waage, Anders; Sundan, Anders; Børset, Magne. (2001) Serum osteoprotegerin levels are reduced in patients with multiple myeloma with lytic bone disease. Blood. vol. 98 (7).
  • Børset, Magne; Hjertner, ¯yvind; Yaccoby, Shmuel; Epstein, Joshua; Sanderson, Ralph D.. (2000) Syndecan-1 is targeted to the uropods of polarized myeloma cells where it promotes adhesion and sequesters heparing-binding proteins. Blood. vol. 96.
  • Hjertner, ¯yvind; Qvigstad, Gunnar; Hjorth-Hansen, Henrik; Seidel, Carina; Woodliff, Jeffery; Epstein, Joshua; Waage, Anders; Sundan, Anders; Børset, Magne. (2000) Expression of urokinase plasminogen activator and the urokinase plasminogen activator receptor in myeloma cells. British Journal of Haematology. vol. 109.
  • Seidel, Carina; Børset, Magne; Hjertner, ¯yvind; Cao, Dianjun; Abildgaard, Niels; Hjorth-Hansen, Henrik; Sanderson, Ralph D; Waage, Anders; Sundan, Anders. (2000) High levels of soluble syndecan-1 in myeloma-derived bone marrow : modulation of hepatocyte growth factor activity. Blood. vol. 96 (9).