Structural biology, functional and biomechanical studies for new diagnostic tools and new therapeutic interventions

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This strain of research with focus on organ printing, scaffolds, growth factors has produced several highly-cited publications and is carried out through high-volume international collaboration. Applied research is providing important input to a biomaterials cluster.

Publications

2012

  • Kuka J., Makrecka M., Grinberga S., Pugovics O., Liepinsh E., Dambrova M.: A short-term high-dose administration of sodium pivalate impairs pyruvate metabolism without affecting cardiac function, Cardiovasc. Toxicol. 12(4), pp. 298-303, 2012, doi:10.1007/s12012-012-9169-8 /

  • Gerss J., Roth J., Holzinger D., Ruperto N., Wittkowski H., Frosch M., Wulffraat N., Wedderburn L., Stanevicha V., Mihaylova D., Harjacek M., Len C., Toppino C., Masi M., Minden K., Saurenmann T., Uziel Y., Vesely R., Apaz M., Kuester R., Elorduy M., B., gos-Vargas R., Ioseliani M., Magni-Manzoni S., Unsal E., Anton J., Balogh Z., Hagelberg S., Mazur-Zielinska H., Tauber T., Martini A., Foell D.: Phagocyte-specific S100 proteins and high-sensitivity C reactive proteinas biomarkers for a risk-adapted treatment to maintain remission in juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a comparative study, Ann. Rheum. Dis. 71(12), pp. 1991-1997, 2012, doi:10.1136/annrheumdis-2012-201329

  • Sanchez-Mazas A., Vidan-Jeras B., Nunes J., Fischer G., Little A., Bekmane U., Buhler S., Buus S., Claas F., Dmoy A., Dubois V., Eglite E., Eliaou J., Gonzalez-Galarza F., Grubic Z., Ivanova M., Lie B., Ligeiro D., Lokki M., da Silva B., Martorell J., Mendonca D., Middleton D., Voniatis D., Papasteriades C., Poli F., Riccio M., Vlachou M., Sulcebe G., Tonks S., Nevessignsky M., Vangenot C., van Walraven A., Tiercy J.: Strategies to work with HLA data in human populations for histocompatibility, clinical transplantation, epidemiology and population genetics: HLA-NET methodological recommendations, Int. J. Immunogenet. 39(6), pp. 459-476, 2012, doi:10.1111/j.1744-313X.2012.01113.x

  • Cardwell C., Stene L., Ludvigsson J., Rosenbauer J., Cinek O., Svensson J., Perez-Bravo F., Memon A., Gimeno S., Wadsworth E., S., Otmeyer E., Goldacre M., Radon K., Chuang L., Parslow R., Chetwynd A., Karavanaki K., Brigis G., Pozzilli P., Urbonaite B., Schober E., Devoti G., Sipetic S., Joner G., Ionescu-Tirgoviste C., de Beaufort C., Harrild K., Benson V., Savilahti E., Ponsonby A., Salem M., Rabiei S., Patterson C.: Breast-Feeding and Childhood-Onset Type 1 Diabetes A pooled analysis of individual participant data from 43 observational studies, Diabetes Care. 35(11), pp. 2215-2225, 2012, doi:10.2337/dc12-0438

  • Kasyanov V., Rezende R., Inforcatti N., Pereira F., Silva J., Mironov V.: Toward organ printing: design characteristics, virtual modeling and physical prototyping branched segments of kidney arterial vascular tree, J. Tissue Eng. Regen. Med.. Vol. 6 Suppl. 1, pp. 390-390, 2012

  • Skapare E., Konrade I., Liepinsh E., Makrecka M., Zvejniece L., Svalbe B., Vilskersts R., Dambrova M.: Glyoxalase 1 and glyoxalase 2 activities in blood and neuronal tissue samples from experimental animal models of obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus, J. Physiol. Sci.. 62(6), pp. 469-478, 2012, doi:10.1007/s12576-012-0224-9

  • Letra A., Fakhouri W., Fonseca R., Menezes R., Kempa I., Prasad J., McHenry T., Lidral A., Moreno L., Murray J., Daack-Hirsch S., Marazita M., Castilla E., Lace B., Orioli I., Granjeiro J., Schutte B., Vieira A.: Interaction between IRF6 and TGFA Genes Contribute to the Risk of Non syndromic Cleft Lip/Palate, PLoS One. 7(9), pp. -, 2012, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0045441

  • Kleina R., Truksane I., Kisis J., Franckevica I.: Quantitative follow up study of CD 1a, CD 8 and CD 68 positive cells in multiple basal cell carcinoma cases after combined treatment, Virchows Arch. Vol. 461 Suppl. 1, pp. S322-S322, 2012

  • Leja M., Lapina S., Rudzite D., Daugule I., Liepniece-Karele I., Eglitis J., Purmalis K., Tolmanis I., Lejnieks A., Rumba-Rozenfelde I., Vikmanis U.: Pepsinogen II as a marker for successful H.Pylori eradication. Helicobacter. Vol. 17 Suppl. 1, pp. 93-94, 2012

  • Janovic P., Funka K., Kikuste I., Lapina A., Vilkoite I., Rudzite D., Cine E., Lejnieks A., Leja M.: Gastric Morphology in patient with a positive pepsinogen test: the initial results of a population – based study, Helicobacter. Vol. 17 Suppl. 1, pp. 114-114, 2012

  • Bierhaus A., Fleming T., Stoyanov S., Leffler A., Babes A., Neacsu C., Sauer S., Eberhardt M., Schnolzer M., Lasischka F., Neuhuber W., Kichko T., Konrade I., Elvert R., Mier W., Pirags V., Lukic I., Morcos M., Dehmer T., Rabbani N., Thornalley P., Edelstein D., Nau C., Forbes J., Humpert P., Schwaninger M., Ziegler D., Stern D., Cooper M., Haberkorn U., Brownlee M., Reeh P., Nawroth P.: Methylglyoxal modification of Na(v)1.8 facilitates nociceptive neuronfiring and causes hyperalgesia in diabetic neuropathy, Nat. Med.. 18(6), pp. 926-+, 2012, doi:10.1038/nm.2750

  • Kuka J., Vilskersts R., Cirule H., Makrecka M., Pugovics O., Kalvinsh I., Dambrova M., Liepinsh E.: The Cardioprotective Effect of Mildronate is Diminished After Co-Treatment With L-Carnitine, J. Cardiovasc. Pharmacol. Ther.17(2), pp. 215-222, 2012, doi:10.1177/1074248411419502

  • Tretjakovs P., Jurka A., Bormane I., Mikelsone I., Reihmane D., Elksne K., Krievina G., Verbovenko J., Bahs G.: Relationship of neopterin to increased vascular cell adhesion molecule-1and myeloperoxidase levels in unstable angina, Cardiovasc. Res. Vol. 93 Suppl. 1, pp. S61-S61, 2012

  • Erglis A., Dzerve V., Pahomova-Strautina J., Narbute I., Jegere S., Mintale I., Ligere R., Apinis P., Lejnieks A., Misina D., Rozenbergs A.: A Population-Based Cross-Sectional Study of Cardiovascular Risk Factorin Latvia, Med. Lith.. 48(6), pp. 310-316, 2012

  • Rezende, R.A., Azevedo, F.D.S., Pereira, F.D., Kasyanov, V., Wen, X., De Silva, J.V.L., Mironov, V.: Nano technological strategies for bio fabrication of human organs, Journal of Nanotechnology. Vol. art. no. 149264, pp., 2012

  • Radovica I., Inashkina I., Smeltere L., Vitols E., Jankevics E.: Screening of 10 SNPs of LINGO1 gene in patients with essential tremor in the Latvian population, Parkinsonism Relat. Disord. 18(1), pp. 93-95, 2012, doi:10.1016/j.parkreldis.2011.06.006

  • Rezende, R.A., Pereira, F.D.A.S., Kemmoku, B.D.T., Da Silva, J.V.L., Mironov, V., Kasyanov, V., Vilbrandt, T.: Enabling technologies for robotic organ printing, Innovative Developments in Virtual and Physical Prototyping - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Research and Rapid Prototyping.

  • Rezende, R.A., Laureti, C.A.R., Da Silva, J.V.L., Mironov, V., Kasyanov, V., Filho, R.M.: Towards simulation of a bioreactor environment for biofabricated tissue maturation, Innovative Developments in Virtual and Physical Prototyping - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Research and Rapid Prototyping.

  • Kevere L., Purvina S., Bauze D., Zeibarts M., Andrezina R., Rizevs A., Jelisejevs S., Piekuse L., Kreile M., Purvins I.: Elevated serum levels of homocysteinedisord as an early prognostic factor of psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents, Schizophr Res Treatment. 2012(2012:373261), pp., 2012, doi:10.1155/2012/373261. Epub, 2012, Oct 2.

  • Kalejs M., Kolitis R., Stradins P., Lacis R.: Large thrombosed saccular aneurysm of superior vena cava complicated by pulmonary embolism in a young woman, Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 41(5 May), pp. e125 – elektr., 2012, doi:10.1093/ejcts/ezs051. Epub 2012 Mar 1.

2011

  • Austrheim, B, Bell, DS, Carlo-Stella, N, Chia, J, Darragh, A, Jo, D, Lewis, D, Light, AR, Marshall-Gradisbik, S, Mena, I, Mikovits, JA, Miwa, K, Murovska, M, Pall, ML, Stevens, S.: Myalgic encephalomyelitis: International Consensus Criteria, J. Intern. Med., Vol 270, pp.327-338, 2011

  • Mozeika, E, Jemec, GBE, Nurnberg, BM: Hedgehog pathway does not play a role in hidradenitis suppurativa pathogenesis, Exp. Dermatol. Vol 20, pp. 841-842, 2011

  • Svalbe, B, Zvejniece, L, Vavers, E, Pugovics, O, Muceniece, R, Liepinsh, E, Dambrova, M.: Mildronate treatment improves functional recovery following middle cerebral artery occlusion in rats. Behav. Brain Res. Vol. 222, pp. 26-32, 2011

  • Liepinsh, E, Konrade, I, Skapare, E, Pugovics, O, Grinberga, S, Kuka, J, Kalvinsh, I, Dambrova, M.: Mildronate treatment alters gamma-butyrobetaine and L-carnitine concentrations in healthy volunteers. J. Pharm. Pharmacol. Vol. 63, pp. 1195 - 1201, 2011

  • Ziedina, I, Dimina, E, Vensava-Kaknena, D, Balode, A, Jushinskis, J, Rozental, R, Dumpis, U.: High prevalence of multiresistant gram negative bacteria in renal transplant patients. Transpl. Int Vol. 24, pp. 335, 2011

  • Donders, GGG, Bellen, G, Rezeberga, D.: Aerobic vaginitis in pregnancy. BJOG. Vol. 118, pp. 1163-1170, 2011

  • Grigorova, M, Punab, M, Zilaitiene, B, Erenpreiss, J, Ausmees, K, Matulevicius, V, Tsarev, I, Jorgensen, N, Laan, M.: Genetically Determined Dosage of Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH) Affects Male Reproductive Parameters. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. Vol. 96, pp. E1534-E1541, 2011

  • Erenpreiss, J, Tsarev, I.: Differences in epigenetic regulatory mechanisms between fertile and infertile men. Vol. 96, pp. S167 - S167, 2011

  • Khalangot, M, Strele, E.: Antropometric comparisons in type 2 diabetes patients, related to populations with different social expierence. J. Epidemiol. Community Health. Vol. 65, pp. A258 - A258, 2011

  • Strele, I, Golosujeva, L, Rozite, S, Brigis, G, Pirags, V.: Socioeconomic status and mortality among people with diabetes mellitus in Latvia. J. Epidemiol. Community Health. Vol. 65, pp. A302 - A302, 2011

  • Kleina, R, Truksane, I, Dabuzinskiene, A, Kisis, J.: The comparison of basal cell carcinoma's immunohistochemical characteristic in old and young persons and in patients with another malignancy. Virchows Arch. Vol. 459, pp. S86 - S86, 2011

  • Miskova, A, Pilmane, M, Rezeberga, D.: FGFR1 and bFGF appearance in human embryo and pregnancy tissue. Hum. Reprod. Vol. 26, pp. I214 - I214, 2011

  • Godunova, V, Kaulins, T, Godunovs, K, Jonina, I, Pozilenkova, N, Subnikovs, N, Trejs, G, Lejins, V, Mohova, M, Rumjanceva, I, Arajs, M.: The impact of the intravenous dexamethasone on ovarian hyper stimulation syndrome incidence and ICSI outcome. Hum. Reprod. Vol. 26, pp. I278 - I278, 2011

  • Skapare, E, Konrade, I, Makrecka, M, Liepinsh, E, Dambrova, M.: Measurements of the glyoxalase-1 expression and activity in blood samples of diabetic patients. FEBS J. Vol. 278, pp. 188 - 188, 2011

  • Pliss, L, Baumane, K, Laganovska, G, Aitullina, A., Krumina, A.: Genetic analysis of the mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) in patients with ocular pathology. FEBS J. Vol. 278, pp. 254 - 255, 2011

  • Brangulis, K, Ranka, R, Petrovskis, I, Tars, K, Baumanis, V.: Expression and crystallization of Bb0689, a mammalian host-specific up-regulated outer surface protein of B. burgdorferi. FEBS J. Vol. 278, pp. 98 - 98, 2011

  • Briedite, I, Ancane, G, Teibe, U.: Assessment of sexual function of gynecological patients. J. Sex. Med. Vol. 8, pp. 150 - 150, 2011

  • Liepinsh, E, Skapare, E, Svalbe, B, Makrecka, M, Cirule, H, Dambrova, M.: Anti-diabetic effects of mildronate alone or in combination with metformin in obese Zucker rats. Eur. J. Pharmacol. Vol. 658, pp. 277 - 283, 2011

  • Davidsone, Z, Stradins, R, Guseinova, D, Shantere, R, Erzina, D, Rasnachs, O, Stanevicha, V.: Assessment of disease activity in juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Clin. Exp. Rheumatol. Vol. 29, pp. 419 - 419, 2011

  • Puzuka, A., Pronina, N, Grinfelde, I, Erenpreiss, J, Lejing, V, Bars, J, Pliss, L, Pelnena, I, Baumanis, V, Krumina, A.: Y chromosome-a tool in infertility studies of Latvian population. Russ. J. Genet. Vol. 47, pp. 347 - 353, 2011

  • Skapare, E, Riekstina, U, Liepinsh, E, Konrade, I, Makrecka, M, Maurina, B, Dambrova, M.: Flow cytometric analysis of glyoxalase-1 expression in human leukocytes. Cell Biochem. Funct. Vol. 29, pp. 171- 174, 2011

  • Fietze, I, Penzel, T, Alonderis, A, Barbe, F, Bonsignore, MR, Calverly, P, De Backer, W, Diefenbach, K, Donic, V, Eijsvogel, MM, Franklin, KA, Gislason, T, Grote, L, Hedner, J, Jennum, P, Lavie, L, Lavie, P, Levy, P, Lombardi, C, Mallin, W, Marrone, O, Mo.: Management of obstructive sleep apnea in Europe. Sleep Med. Vol. 12, pp. 190 - 197, 2011

  • Zodzika, J, Rezeberga, D, Jermakova, I, Vasina, O, Vedmedovska, N, Donders, G.: Factors related to elevated vaginal pH in the first trimester of pregnancy. Acta Obstet. Gynecol. Scand. Vol. 90, pp. 41 - 46, 2011

  • Vilskersts, R, Kuka, J, Svalbe, B, Cirule, H, Liepinsh, E, Grinberga, S, Kalvinsh, I, Dambrova, M.: Administration of L-carnitine and mildronate improves endothelial function and decreases mortality in hypertensive Dahl rats. Pharmacol. Rep. Vol. 63, pp. 752 - 762, 2011

  • Kruis W., Jonaitis L., Pokrotnieks J., Mikhailova T.L., Horynski M., Batovska M., Lozynsky Y.S., Zakharash Y., Racz I., Kull K., Vcev A., Faszczyk M., Dilger K., Greinwald R., Mueller R..: Randomised clinical trial: A comparative dose-finding study of three arms of dual release mesalazine for maintaining remission in ulcerative colitis. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics Vol. 33, pp. 313 - 322, 2011

  • Tolmane, I., Rozentale, B., Keiss, J., Arsa, F., Brigis, G., Zvaigzne, A.: The prevalence of viral hepatitis C in Latvia: A population-based study. Medicina (Kaunas) Vol. 47, pp. 532 - 535, 2011

  • Zvejniece L., Svalbe B., Veinberg G., Grinberga S., Vorona M., Kalvinsh I., Dambrova M.: Investigation into stereoselective pharmacological activity of phenotropil. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. Vol. 109, pp. 407 - 412, 2011

  • Kasyanov, V., Brakke, K., Vilbrandt, T., Moreno-Rodriguez, R., Nagy-Mehesz, A., Visconti, R., Markwald, R., Ozolanta, I., Rezende, R.A., Filho, A.L., Neto, P.I., Pereira, F.D.A.S., Kemmoku, D.T., da Silva, J.V.L., Mironov, V.: Toward organ printing: Design characteristics, virtual modelling and physical prototyping vascular segments of kidney arterial tree: This paper highlights the main issues regarding design characteristics, virtual modeling and physical prototyping of vascu. Virtual and Physical Prototyping Vol. 6, pp. 197 - 213, 2011

  • Bolochko, K., Sisojevs, A., Glazs, A., Platkajis, A.: Medical image region extraction and 3D modeling based on approximating curves. Advanced Materials Research Vol. 222, pp. 285 - 288, 2011

  • Pavlova, A., Reinis, A., Berzina-Cimdina, L., Kroica, J., Burlakova, A., Rubenis, K.: Staphylococcus epidermidis and Pseudomonas aeruginosa adhesion intensity on a TiO2 ceramic in an in vitro study. Advanced Materials Research Vol. 222, pp. 301 - 304, 2011

  • Mironov, V., Kasyanov, V., Markwald, R.R.: Organ printing: From bioprinter to organ biofabrication line. Current Opinion in Biotechnology Vol. 22, pp. 667 - 673, 2011

  • Logina, L., Krievins, D., Drevinska, K., Auzans, A., Svabe, L., Timuhins, A.: Ultrasound velocity in bone under disrupted blood. Latvian Journal of Physics and Technical Sciences Vol. 48, pp. 44 - 49, 2011

  • Tretjakovs, P., Jurka, A., Bormane, I., Miķelsone, I., Reihmane, D., Krieviņa, G., Marksa, I., Elksne, K., Verbovenko, J., Bahs, G.: Neopterin, cellular adhesion molecules and myeolperoxidase in patients with stable and unstable angina pectoris. Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, Section B: Natural, Exact, and Applied Sciences Vol. 65, pp. 87 - 93, 2011

  • Balode, I., Jegere, S., Mintale, I., Narbute, I., Latkovskis, G., Erglis, A.: Heart rate and other risk factors in outpatients with stable coronary artery disease in Latvia. Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, Section B: Natural, Exact, and Applied Sciences Vol. 65, pp. 94 - 101, 2011

  • Daneberga, Z., Krumiņa, Z., Lace, B., Bauze, D., Lugovska, R.: The fragile X syndrome: 13 years of experience. Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, Section B: Natural, Exact, and Applied Sciences Vol. 65, pp. 67 - 72, 2011

  • Vasilevskis, E., Skuja, S., Evansa, I., Šteina, E., Pilipa, A.S., Vabels, G., Teibe, U., Jansons, H., Groma, V., Vanags, I.: Plexus brachialis strain and compression deformation in the costo-axillary-brachial region: A cadaveric study. Medicina (Kaunas) Vol. 47, pp. 566 - 572, 2011

  • Rezende, RA, Mironov, V, Kasyanov, V, Maciel, R, da Silva, JVL: Rational design for irrigation dripping tripled perfusion bioreactor. Int. J. Artif. Organs Vol. 34, pp. 687 - 687, 2011

  • Mironov, V, Mehesz, AN, Rezende, RA, Pereira, FDAS, Kasyanov, V, da Silva, JVL: Scalable biofabrication of uniformed sized tissue spheroids for organ printing. Int. J. Artif. Organs Vol. 34, pp. 687 - 687, 2011

  • Kuka, J., Makrecka, M., Vilskersts, R, Dambrova, M.: The Cardioprotective effect of Mildronate is associated with decreased CPT I-dependent fatty acid metabolism in mitochondria. Heart. Vol. 97, 2011

  • Makrecka, M., Kuka, J., Liepinsh, E., Dambrova, M.: T Nikopensius, T., Kempa, I., Ambrozaityte, L., Jagomagi, T., Saag, M., Matuleviciene, A., Utkus, A., Krjutskov, K., Tammekivi, V., Piekuse, L., Akota, I., Barkane, B., Krumina, A., Klovins, J., Lace, B., Kucinskas, V., Metspalu, A.: Variation in FGF1, FOXE1, and TIMP2 genes is associated with nonsyndromic cleft lip with or without cleft palate. Birth Defects Res. Part A-Clin. Mol. Teratol. Vol. 91, pp. 218 - 225, 2011

  • Vedmedovska, N., Rezeberga, D., Teibe, U., Melderis, I., Donders, G.G.: Microscopic lesions of placenta and Doppler velocimetry related to fetal growth restriction. Archives of gynecology and obstetrics Vol. 284, pp. 1087 - 1093, 2011

  • Elsone, L, Platkajis, A., Karelis, G, Murzina, M.: Frequency of spinal cord lesions and correlation with clinical presentation of multiple sclerosis in Latvian patients. J. Neurol. Vol. 258, pp. 153 - 153, 2011

  • Kirilova, EM, Kalnina, I, Zvagule, T, Gabruseva, N, Kurjane, N, Solomenikova, II: Fluorescent Study of Human Blood Plasma Albumin Alterations Induced by Ionizing Radiation. J. Fluoresc. Vol. 21, pp. 923 - 927, 2011

  • Jushinskis, J, Amerika, D, Suhorukovs, V, Trushkovs, S, Maltsevs, A, Rozentals, R., Urine NGAL as a biomarker for evaluation of deceased kidney donor. Transpl. Int. Vol. 24, pp. 273, 2011

  • Suhorukovs, V, Jushinskis, J, Tihomirova, T.: Prognostic role of pre-transplant donor kidney biopsies. Transpl. Int. Vol. 24, pp. 302, 2011

  • Franckeviča, I., Kleina, R., Voika, O.: Originally misdiagnosed rhabdoid tumour of the kidney. A case report and differential diagnosis. Polish Journal of Pathology, 62 (3), pp. 163-167. Vol. 62, pp. 163 - 167, 2011

  • Volrats, O, Pilmane, M, Petersons, A.: Postsplenectomy Sepsis in Splenectomized, Partially Splenectomized and Non-splenectomized Rats after Streptococcus Pneumoniae Challenge. Eur. J. Pediatr. Surg. Vol. 21, pp. 65 - 69, 2011

  • Telysheva, G., Dizhbita, T., Bikovens, O., Ponomarenko, J., Janceva, S., Krasilnikova, J.: Structure and antioxidant activity of diarylheptanoids extracted from bark of grey alder (Alnus incana) and potential of biorefinery-based bark processing of European trees. Holzforschung Vol. 65, pp. 623 - 629, 2011

  • De Arce Cordón, R., Eding, E., Marques-Teixeira, J., Milanova, V., Rancans, E., Schreiner, A.: Descriptive analyses of the aripiprazole arm in the risperidone long-acting injectable versus quetiapine relapse prevention trial (ConstaTRE). European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience In Press, pp. 1 - 11, 2011

  • Daneberga, Z., Pronina, N., Lace, B., Lugovska, R.: FMR1 linked haplotype analysis in a mentally retarded male population. Central European Journal of Medicine, 6 (6), pp. 750-757. Vol. 6, pp. 750 - 757, 2011

  • Lace, B., Kempa, I., Piekuse, L., Grinfelde, I., Klovins, J., Pliss, L., Krumina, A., Vieira, A.R.: Association studies of candidate genes and cleft lip and palate taking into consideration geographical origin. European Journal of Oral Sciences, 119 (6), pp. 413-417. Vol. 119, pp. 413 - 417, 2011

2010

  • Mironov, V, Nagy-Mehesz, A, Kasyanov, V, Ozolanta, I, Pereira, FDAS, Rezende, RA, da Silva, JVL: Enabling technologies for organ printing: toward organ biofabrication line. Int. J. Artif. Organs Vol. 34, pp. 623 - 623, 2010

  • Stepens, A, Stagg, CJ, Platkajis, A, Boudrias, MH, Johansen-Berg, H, Donaghy, M.: White matter abnormalities in methcathinone abusers with an extrapyramidal syndrome. Brain Vol. 133, pp. 3676 - 3684, 2010

  • Janovska, J, Voicehovska, J.: Coplications associated with coronary artery disease clinical morphological study. J. Mens Health Vol. 7, pp. 332 - 332, 2010

  • Erenpreiss, J, Tsarev, I.: Comparison of global sperm DNA methylation in fertile and infertile men: preliminary results. Int. J. Androl. Vol. 33, pp. 49 - 49, 2010

  • Tsarev, I, Erenpreiss, J.: Global sperm DNA methylation compatison in fertile and infertile men: Preliminary results. Eur. Urol. Suppl. Vol. 9, pp. 540 - 541, 2010

  • Pozarskis, A, Erenpreiss, J, Pozarska, J.: Prevalence of late onset hypogonadism in Latvia: A preliminary study. J. Sex. Med. Vol. 7, pp. 219 - 219, 2010

  • Linkevicius, T, Apse, P, Grybauskas, S, Puisys, A.: Influence of Thin Mucosal Tissues on Crestal Bone Stability Around Implants With Platform Switching: A 1-year Pilot Study. J. Oral Maxillofac. Surg. Vol. 68, pp. 2272 - 2277, 2010

  • Liepins, E, Skapare, E, Konrade, I, Dambrova, M.: The effects of mildronate and metformin on energy, metabolism pathways in experimental model of obesity. Diabetologia Vol. 53, 2010

  • Zvejniece, L, Svalbe, B, Makrecka, M, Liepinsh, E, Kalvinsh, I, Dambrova, M.: Mildronate exerts acute anticonvulsant and antihypnotic effects. Behav. Pharmacol. Vol. 21, pp. 548 - 555, 2010

  • Mahmajeva, O, Kleina, R, Sperga, M, Groma, V, Dabuzinskiene, A.: Characteristics of transmembranous glycoprotein CD44, PTEN protein and Ki 67 in endometrial hyperplasia and carcinoma. Virchows Arch. Vol. 457, pp. 215 - 215, 2010

  • Purvina, S, Kevere, L, Bauze, D, Zeibarts, M, Rizevs, A, Jelisejevs, S, Caune, M, Purvins, I, Andrezina, R.: Interconnectedness of homocysteine and affective disorders. Eur. Neuropsychopharmacol. Vol. 20, pp. S355 - S356, 2010

  • Stukena, I, Kalvelis, A, Bahs, G, Lejnieks, A.: Clinical and Biochemical Associations of Non-High Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol. Circulation Vol. 122, pp. E272 - E272, 2010

  • Stukena, I, Bahs, G, Kalvelis, A, Lejnieks, A.: Glucose Metabolism Changes Promote Subclinical Atherosclerosis. Circulation Vol. 122, pp. E283 - E283, 2010

  • Kuka, J, Vilskersts, R, Vavers, E, Liepins, E, Dambrova, M.: Effects of regulation of L-carnitine concentration in experimental heart infarction model. Cardiovasc. Res. Vol. 87, pp. S134 - S134, 2010

  • Kalvelis, A, Stukena, I, Bahs, G, Zvaigzne, L, Lejnieks, A.: Coronary artery calcium score is a more sensitive indicator of subclinical atherosclerosis than askle-brachial index. Atheroscler. Suppl. Vol. 11, pp. 39 - 39, 2010

  • Pliss, L, Rozane, S, Sabule, A, Baumanis, V, Krumina, A.: Comparison of three detection methods of Y chromosomal short tandem repeats (Y-STRs) in population genetics and forensic investigations. FEBS J. Vol. 277, pp. 149 - 150, 2010

  • Brangulis, K, Ranka, R, Capligina, V, Baumanis, V.: Strategy of recombinant BBK32 protein cloning and expression for structural studies. FEBS J. Vol. 277, pp. 275 - 275, 2010

  • Ranka, R., Pliss, L., Krumina, A., Baumanis, V.: Genetic association study between length of telomeres and healthy aging. FEBS J. Vol. 277, pp. 39 - 40, 2010

  • Kalnina, I, Kirilova, E, Zvagule, T, Kirilov, G, Kurjane, N.: Correlation of the changes of blood plasma albumin and t-lymphocytes phenotype to tumor stage in gastrointestinal pacients. FEBS J. Vol. 277, pp. 48 - 48, 2010

  • Slaidina, A, Soboleva, U, Daukste, I, Zvaigzne, A, Lejnieks, A.: Validity of digital dental panoramic radiographs for identifying postmenopausal women eith reduced skeletal bone mineral densities. Osteoporosis Int. Vol. 21, pp. 235 - 235, 2010

  • Nodieva, A, Jansone, I, Broka, L, Pole, I, Skenders, G, Baumanis, V.: Recent nosocomial transmission and genotypes of multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Int. J. Tuberc. Lung Dis. Vol. 14, pp. 427 - 433, 2010

  • Dambrova, M, Zvejniece, L, Skapare, E, Vilskersts, R, Svalbe, B, Baumane, L, Muceniece, R, Liepinsh, E.: The anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive effects of NF-kappa B inhibitory guanidine derivative ME10092. Int. Immunopharmacol. Vol. 10, pp. 455 - 460, 2010

  • Visconti, RP, Kasyanov, V, Gentile, C, Zhang, J, Markwald, RR, Mironov, V.: Towards organ printing: engineering an intra-organ branched vascular tree. Expert Opin. Biol. Ther. Vol. 10, pp. 409 - 420, 2010

  • Bulina, I, Andersone, D, Sochnev, A, Lavrentjevs, V, Arajs, J, Astica, I, Sikora, E, Zepa, J, Jaunalksne, I, Kovalchuk, L.: Tumour necrosis factor Alpha in rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis patients in blood serum and synovial fluid. Ann. Rheum. Dis. Vol. 69, 2010

  • Aunapuu, M, Arend, A, Ots, M, Pilmane, M.: Cell proliferation and apoptosis in Wistar rat kidney after renal mass ablation and low-dose irradiation. Med. Lith. Vol. 46, pp. 204 - 210, 2010

  • Said, M.: Quality of life in metabolic syndrome patients and its association with blood pressure triglyceride HDL cholesterol and plasmaglucose levels. J. Mens Health Vol. 7, pp. 347 - 347, 2010

  • Dumpis, U, Iversen, A, Balode, A, Saule, M, Miklasevics, E, Giske, CG.: Outbreak of CTX-M-15-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae of sequence type 199 in a Latvian teaching hospital. APMIS Vol. 118, pp. 713 - 716, 2010

  • Kalnina, I, Bruvere, R, Zvagule, T, Gabruseva, N, Klimkane, L, Kirilova, E, Meirovics, I, Kizane, G.: Fluorescent Probe ABM and Estimation of Immune State in Patients with Different Pathologies (Review Article). J. Fluoresc. Vol. 20, pp. 9 - 17, 2010

  • Pilmane, M, Zitare, I, Jemeljanovs, A.: Comparative studies on bone structure in dairy cows with different feeding conditions. Pol. J. Vet. Sci. Vol. 13, pp. 89 - 95, 2010

  • Pilmane, M, Zitare, I, Jemeljanovs, A: Comparative studies on bone structure in dairy cows with different feeding conditions. Pol. J. Vet. Sci. Vol. 13, pp. 89 - 95, 2010

  • Chua C.K., Liu D., Leong K.F., Mironov V., Kasyanov V.: A minibioreactor for developing "perfused" capillaries in cardiomyocyte aggregates. Innovative Developments in Design and Manufacturing - Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping Vol. , pp. 27 - 30, 2010

  • Tretjakovs, P, Jurka, A., Bormane, I, Mikelsone, I, Elksne, K, Krievina, D, Cirule, K, Verbovenko, J, Bahs, G.: Alterations of circulating inflammatory cytokines in coronary artery disease patients with polyneuropathy. Eur. J. Neurol. Vol. 17, pp. 343 - 343, 2011

  • Ruperto N., Ozen S., Pistorio A., Dolezalova P., Brogan P., Cabral D.A., Cuttica R., Khubchandani R., Lovell D.J., O'Neil K.M., Quartier P., Ravelli A., Iusan S.M., Filocamo G., Magalhaes C.S., Unsal E., Oliveira S., Bracaglia C., Bagga A., Stanevicha V.,: EULAR/PRINTO/PRES criteria for Henoc purpura, childhood polyarteritis nodosa, childhood Wegener granulomatosis and childhood Takayasu arteritis: Ankara 2008. Part I: Overall methodology and clinical characterisation. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases Vol. 69, pp. 790 - 797, 2010

  • Aaltonen S.E., Laine N.P., Volmer D., Gharat M.S., Muceniece R., Vitola A., Foulon V., Desplenter F.A., Airaksinen M.S., Chen T.F., Bell J.S.: Barriers to medication counselling for people with mental health disorders: A six country study. Pharmacy Practice Vol. 8, pp. 122 - 131, 2010

  • Pozarskis A., Erenpreiss J.: Late-onset hypogonadism: Review of the problem. Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, Section B: Natural, Exact, and Applied Sciences Vol. 64, pp. 93 - 97, 2010

  • Kuzema V., Petersons A., Cernevskis H., Lejnieks A.: Renal anaemia: The role of haemoglobin control in patients with chronic kidney disease. Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, Section B: Natural, Exact, and Applied Sciences Vol. 64, pp. 137 - 143, 2010

2009

  • Jaudzems, K, Kuka, J, Gutsaits, A, Zinovjevs, K, Kalvinsh, I, Liepinsh, E, Liepinsh, E, Dambrova, M: Inhibition of carnitine acetyltransferase by mildronate, a regulator of energy metabolism. J. Enzym. Inhib. Med. Chem. Vol. 24, pp. 1269 - 1275, 2009

  • Liepinsh, E, Kuka, J, Svalbe, B, Vilskersts, R, Skapare, E, Cirule, H, Pugovics, O, Kalvinsh, I, Dambrova, M: Effects of Long-Term Mildronate Treatment on Cardiac and Liver Functions in Rats. Basic Clin. Pharmacol. Toxicol. Vol. 105, pp. 387 - 394, 2009

  • Tretjakovs, P, Jurka, A, Bormane, I, Mackevics, V, Mikelsone, I, Balode, L, Reihmane, D, Stukena, I, Bahs, G, Aivars, JI, Pirags, V: Relation of inflammatory chemokines to insulin resistance and hypoadiponectinemia in coronary artery disease patients. Eur. J. Intern. Med. Vol. 20, pp. 712 - 717, 2009

  • Dambrova, M, Konrade, I, Jankevics, A, Skapare, E, Pugovics, O, Liepinsh, E: The comparative metabolomics of the experimental rat and diabetic patient urinary composition. Diabetologia Vol. 52, pp. S145 - S145, 2009

  • Smite, D, Ancane, G, Tretjakovs, P, Ancans, A, Jurka, A: Relationships Between Cytokines, Emotional and Physical Disturbances, Pain Syndrome and Level of Disability in Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain. Int. J. Rehabil. Res. Vol. 32, pp. S103 - S103, 2009

  • Znotina, I, Birzina, A, Svabe, V, Teibe, U: Role of the Cystic Fibrosis Disease Control in the Patient Survival Increase in Latvia. Int. J. Rehabil. Res. Vol. 32, pp. S105 - S106, 2009

  • Mihejeva, I: Urinary Incontinence in Acute Stroke Phase. Int. J. Rehabil. Res. Vol. 32, pp. S119 - S119, 2009

  • Rusovs, G: Biomechanical Response to Dynamic Curve Loading as the Key Factor in Structural Curve Formation in Idiopathic Scoliosis. Int. J. Rehabil. Res. Vol. 32, pp. S34 - S34, 2009
  • Roja, I, Roja, Z, Zalkalns, J: Combined Treatment for Penile Rehabilitation in Aging Males after Prostatectomy. Int. J. Rehabil. Res. Vol. 32, pp. S70 - S70, 2009

  • Roja, Z, Kalkis, H, Roja, I, Kalkis, V, Vetra, A: The Significance of Early Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation in Health Promotion for Workers with VDT Suffering from NSAH Complaints. Int. J. Rehabil. Res. Vol. 32, pp. S85 - S85, 2009

  • Liepinsh, E, Vilskersts, R, Zvejniece, L, Svalbe, B, Skapare, E, Kuka, J, Cirule, H, Grinberga, S, Kalvinsh, I, Dambrova, M: Protective effects of mildronate in an experimental model of type 2 diabetes in Goto-Kakizaki rats. Br. J. Pharmacol. Vol. 157, pp. 1549 - 1556, 2009

  • Kleina, R: Characteristics of fatal SIRS cases of 2006-2009 years in Riga. Virchows Arch. Vol. 455, pp. 419 - 419, 2009

  • Mustafins, P, Vetra, A, Scibrja, I: The Sport Participation Limiting Injuries, Musculoskeletal Complaints and the SF-36v2 Health Survey Data in Paralympic Volleyball Players. Int. J. Rehabil. Res. Vol. 32, pp. S114 - S114, 2009

  • Tsarev, I, Bungum, M, Giwercman, A, Erenpreisa, J, Ebessen, T, Ernst, E, Erenpreiss, J: Evaluation of male fertility potential by Toluidine Blue test for sperm chromatin structure assessment. Hum. Reprod. Vol. 24, pp. 1569 - 1574, 2009

  • Kuka, J, Zinovjevs, K, Skapare, E, Liepinsh, E: Characterization of mildronate as an inhibitor of carnitine acetyltransferase. FEBS J. Vol. 276, pp. 322 - 322, 2009

  • Skapare, E, Vilskersts, R, Svalbe, B, Dambrova, M: The beneficial effects of inhibitor of L-carnitine biosynthesis in experimental rat model of type 2 diabetes. FEBS J. Vol. 276, pp. 344 - 344, 2009

  • Mironov, V, Trusk, T, Kasyanov, V, Little, S, Swaja, R, Markwald, R: Biofabrication: a 21st century manufacturing paradigm. Biofabrication Vol. 1, pp. - , 2009

  • Mironov, V, Kasyanov, V: Emergence of clinical vascular tissue engineering. Lancet Vol. 373, pp. 1402 - 1404, 2009

  • Mironov, V, Visconti, RP, Kasyanov, V, Forgacs, G, Drake, CJ, Markwald, RR: Organ printing: Tissue spheroids as building blocks. Biomaterials Vol. 30, pp. 2164 - 2174, 2009

  • Suhorukov, V, Tihomirova, T, Jushinskis, J, Ziedina, I, Rozental, R: “Silent” rejection during delayed kidney graft function. Transpl. Int. Vol. 22, pp. 188 - 189, 2009

  • Mahfouz, RZ, Sharma, RK, Said, TM, Erenpreiss, J, Agarwal, A: Association of sperm apoptosis and DNA ploidy with sperm chromatin quality in human spermatozoa. Fertil. Steril. Vol. 91, pp. 1110 - 1118, 2009

  • Jushinskis, J, Trushkov, S, Bicans, J, Suhorukov, V, Shevelev, V, Ziedina, I, Rozental, R: Risk Factors for the Development of Delayed Graft Function in Deceased Donor Renal Transplants. Transplant. Proc. Vol. 41, pp. 746 - 748, 2009

  • Adamsone, I, Babarykin, D, Folkmane, I, Amerika, D, Rozental, R: BMD change and graft outcomes in long-term kidney graft recipients after intravenous ibandronate treatment: 12 month prospective study. Osteoporosis Int. Vol. 20, pp. 78 - 78, 2009

  • Kasyanov, VA, Hodde, J, Hiles, MC, Eisenberg, C, Eisenberg, L, De Castro, LEF, Ozolanta, I, Murovska, M, Draughn, RA, Prestwich, GD, Markwald, RR, Mironov, V: Rapid biofabrication of tubular tissue constructs by centrifugal casting in a decellularized natural scaffold with laser-machined micropores. J. Mater. Sci.-Mater. Med. Vol. 20, pp. 329 - 337, 2009

  • Linkevicius, T, Apse, P, Grybauskas, S, Puisys, A: The Influence of Soft Tissue Thickness on Crestal Bone Changes Around Implants: A 1-Year Prospective Controlled Clinical Trial. Int. J. Oral Maxillofac. Implants Vol. 24, pp. 712 - 719, 2009

  • Vilskersts, R, Kuka, J, Svalbe, B, Liepinsh, E, Dambrova, M: Mildronate orotate: its cardioprotective and antiarrhythmic effects and mechanism of action. FEBS J. Vol. 276, pp. 351 - 351, 2009

  • Kviesis-Kipge E., Curkste E., Spigulis J., Gardovska D.: Optical studies of the capillary refill kinetics in fingertips. IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 25, pp. 377 - 379, 2009

  • Lace B., Krams A., Pilans D., Krumina A.: Alpha 1-atitrypsin deficiency: From genetic routes to bedside. Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, Section B: Natural, Exact, and Applied Sciences Vol. 63, pp. 81 - 86, 2009

  • Daneberga Z., Krumina Z., Lace B., Bauze D., Pronina N., Lugovska R.: Fragile X syndrome in mentally retarded patients from Latvia. Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, Section B: Natural, Exact, and Applied Sciences Vol. 63, pp. 70 - 72, 2009

  • Mironov V., Kasyanov V., Nagy-Mehesz A., Moreno R., Hajdu Z., Trusk T., Ozolanta I., Murovska M., Wu Y., Yao H., Beachley V., Wen X., Bradshaw A., Visconti R., Norris R., Markwald R.: Tissue engineering of heart valve leaflet by self-assembly of tissue spheroids biofabricated from human fat tissue derived stem cells. IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 25, pp. 230 - 232, 2009

  • Laurina Z., Pilmane M., Care R.: Growth factors/cytokines/defensins and apoptosis in periodontal pathologies. Stomatologija / issued by public institution "Odontologijos studija" ... [et al.] Vol. 11, pp. 48 - 54, 2009

  • Kalejs M., Stradins P., Lacis R., Ozolanta I., Pavars J., Kasyanov V.: St Jude Epic heart valve bioprostheses versus native human and porcine aortic valves - Comparison of mechanical properties. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Vol. 8, pp. 553 - 556, 2009

  • Kruis W., Kiudelis G., Racz I., Gorelov A., Pokrotnieks J., Horynski M., Batovsky M., Kykal J., Boehm S., Greinwald R., Mueller R.: Once daily versus three times daily mesalazine granules in active ulcerative colitis: A double-blind, double-dummy, randomised, non-inferiority trial. Gut Vol. 58, pp. 233 - 240, 2009

2008

  • Erenpreiss, J, Elzanaty, S, Giwercman, A.: Sperm DNA damage in men from infertile couples. Asian J. Androl. Vol. 10, pp. 786 - 790, 2008

  • Konrade, I, Dambrova, M, Skapare, E, Klovins, J, Lejnieks, A, Stoyanov, SB, Humpert, PM, Nawroth, PP, Bierhaus, A: Association of reduced glyoxalase-1 activity and painful peripheral neuropathy in diabetes mellitus patients. Diabetologia Vol. 51, pp. S106 - S107, 2008

  • Lejnieks, A, Kuzema, V, Petersons, A: Diabetes mellitus and anaemia in patients with chronic kidney disease. Diabetologia Vol. 51, pp. S485 - S485, 2008

  • Adamsone, I, Babarykin, D, Folkmane, I, Amerika, D, Rozental, R: Intravenous Ibandronate for Prevention of Early Bone Loss after Kidney Transplantation: a Prospective Study. J. Bone Miner. Res. Vol. 23, pp. S123 - S123, 2008

  • Enina, G, Kikule, I, Kovaldina, Z, Saukans, I, Tilgale, B, Zandersone, L: Relationship between C-reactive protein and atherosclerotic changes of internal carotid artery in patients with acute middle cerebral artery infarction. Eur. J. Neurol. Vol. 15, pp. 65 - 65, 2008

  • Erenpreiss, J, Tsarev, I, Giwercman, A., Giwercman, Y: The impact of androgen receptor polymorphism and parental ethnicity on semen quality in young men from Latvia. Int. J. Androl. Vol. 31, pp. 477 - 482, 2008

  • Kleina, R: What happens around exocrine pancreatic carcinoma? Histopathology Vol. 53, pp. 143 - 143, 2008

  • Krumina, A, Keiss, J, Sondore, V, Chernushenko, A, Cernevska, G, Zarina, A, Micule, I, Piekuse, L, Kreile, M, Lace, B, Krumina, Z, Rozentale, B: From Clinical and Biochemical to Molecular Genetic Diagnosis of Wilson Disease in Latvia. Russ. J. Genet. Vol. 44, pp. 1195 - 1200, 2008

  • Kalvelis, A, Bahs, G, Stukena, I, Lejnieks, A, Teibe, U: Correlation of heart rate with cardiovascular risk factors. Circulation Vol. 118, pp. E317 - E318, 2008

  • Inashkina, I, Radovica, I, Smeltere, L, Vitols, E, Jankevics, E: Case-control study of patients with essential tremor in Latvia. Eur. J. Neurol. Vol. 15, pp. 988 - 990, 2008

  • Purvina, S, Caune, M, Kevere, L: Association of antidepressants with episodes of schizophrenia. Eur. Neuropsychopharmacol. Vol. 18, pp. S376 - S377, 2008

  • Skuja, S, Antane, V, Feldmane, L: Bacteriological and histological studies of cow's uterus without and with retained fetal membranes. Reprod. Domest. Anim. Vol. 43, pp. 65 - 65, 2008

  • Puzuka, A, Krumina, A, Prane, I, Grinfelde, I, Pronina, N, Lejins, V, Erenpreiss, J, Baumanis, V: Incidence of Y chromosomal microdeletions and CFTR gene mutations in infertile males in Latvia. FEBS J. Vol. 275, pp. 100 - 100, 2008

  • Zvagule, T, Bruvere, R, Kalnina, I, Gabruseva, N, Kirilova, J, Kurjane, N, Skesters, A, Kirilovs, G: Conformational changes of blood plasma albumin in humans exposed to ionizing radiation. FEBS J. Vol. 275, pp. 191 - 191, 2008

  • Pliss, L, Pelnena, I, Puzuka, A, Baumanis, V, Krumina, A: Genetic analysis of 12 Y-chromosomal STRs haplotypes in the Latvian population. FEBS J. Vol. 275, pp. 424 - 424, 2008

  • Smits L., Ozolanta I., Ozolins V., Lacis A., Kasyanov V.: Biomechanical properties of two synthetic biomaterials for ventricular septal defect closure in infancy. IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 20 IFMBE, pp. 76 - 79, 2008

  • Ozolins V., Ozolanta I., Smits L., Lacis A., Kasyanov V.: Biomechanical properties of glutaraldehyde treated human pericadium. IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 20 IFMBE, pp. 143 - 145, 2008

  • Kerch, GM, Bayon, Y, Kasyanov, V, Gravagna, P, Clermont, G: Thermal, mechanical and biological properties of PLA fibers. Tissue Eng. Part A Vol. 14, pp. 919 - 919, 2008

  • Purvina, S, Skutelis, A, Purvins, I, Pule, E: Influence of simultaneous use of vitamin E and statnis on the antioxidative system in vivo. Atheroscler. Suppl. Vol. 9, pp. 195 - 195, 2008

  • Kalvelis, A, Bahs, G, Lejnieks, A, Stukena, I: Associations between waist circumference and other cardiovascular risk factors. Atheroscler. Suppl. Vol. 9, pp. 217 - 217, 2008

  • Lejnieks, A, Kalvelis, A, Bahs, G, Stukena, I, Teibe, U: Correlations between blood pressure and lipids. Atheroscler. Suppl. Vol. 9, pp. 260 - 260, 2008

  • Lace, B, Sveger, T, Krams, A, Cernevska, G, Krumina, A: Age of SERPINA1 gene PI Z mutation: Swedish and Latvian population analysis. Ann. Hum. Genet. Vol. 72, pp. 300 - 304, 2008

  • Stepens, A, Logina, I, Liguts, V, Aldins, P, Eksteina, I, Platkajis, A, Martinsone, I, Terauds, E, Rozentale, B, Donaghy, M: A Parkinsonian syndrome in methcathinone users and the role of manganese. N. Engl. J. Med. Vol. 358, pp. 1009 - 1017, 2008

  • Zavadska, D, Drukalska, L, Pugacova, N, Berzina, D, Gardovska, D, Stanevicha, V, Miklasevics, E: Antimicrobal therapy resistance in group A beta haemolytic Streptococcus infection and rheumatic fever. Joint Bone Spine Vol. 75, pp. 244 - 245, 2008

  • Mironov, V, Kasyanov, V, Markwald, RR, Prestwich, GD: Bioreactor-free tissue engineering: directed tissue assembly by centrifugal casting. Expert Opin. Biol. Ther. Vol. 8, pp. 143 - 152, 2008

  • Winblad, B, Fioravanti, M, Dolezal, T, Logina, I, Milanov, IG, Popescub, DC, Solomon, A: Therapeutic use of Nicergoline. Clin. Drug Invest. Vol. 28, pp. 533 - 552, 2008

  • Millers, A, Karelis, G, Logina, I, Krumina, A, Serzante, I: Features of the neurologic syndrome of tick-borne encephalitis and non-specific aseptic meningitis/meningoencephalitis in Latvia. Eur. J. Neurol. Vol. 15, pp. 339 - 339, 2008

  • Pozarskis, A, Erenpreiss, J: The epidemiology peculiarity of the premature ejaculation in the territory of Latvia, generating factors and the medical treatment possibilities. J. Sex. Med. Vol. 5, pp. 132 - 132, 2008

  • Pavars J., Stradins P., Lacis R., Ozolanta I., Kasyanov V.: Investigation of biomechanical properties of different elements of human mitral valve. IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 20 IFMBE, pp. 154 - 155, 2008

  • Dehktyar Yu., Katashev A., Katasheva J., Ozolanta I.: Effects of optical radiation on the healing of bone defect in rabbits. IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 20 IFMBE, pp. 357 - 360, 2008

  • Krechetova K., Glaz A., Platkajis A.: 3D medical image visualization and volume estimation of pathology zones. IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 20 IFMBE, pp. 532 - 535, 2008

  • Maurins U., Hoffmann B.H., Losch C., Jockel K.-H., Rabe E., Pannier F.: Distribution and prevalence of reflux in the superficial and deep venous system in the general population - results from the Bonn Vein Study, Germany. Journal of Vascular Surgery Vol. 48, pp. 680 - 687, 2008

  • Voicehovska J.G., Shkesters A., Orlikov G.A., Silova A.A., Rusakova N.J., Larmane L.T., Karpov J.G., Ivanov A.D., Maulinsh E.: Assessment of some oxidative stress parameters in patients with bronchial asthma after selenium supplementation. Biochemistry (Moscow) Supplement Series B: Biomedical Chemistry Vol. 2, pp. 189 - 193, 2008

2007

  • Halbeis, CBE, Cvachovec, K, Scherpereel, P, Mellin-Olsen, J, Drobnik, L, Sondore, A: Anaesthesia workforce in Europe. Eur. J. Anaesth. Vol. 24, pp. 991 - 1007, 2007

  • Mironov, V, Kasyanov, V, Markwald, R: Bioprintling - Directed tissue self-assembly. Chem. Eng. Prog. Vol. 103, pp. S12 - S17, 2007

  • Oginska, A, Vetra, J, Pilmane, M: Infants anthropological parameters in correlation with maternal body mass index (BMI). J. Morphol. Vol. 268, pp. 1113 - 1113, 2007

  • Pilmane, M, Ozolina, L, Ozolanta, I, Abola, Z, Petersons, A: Growth factors in the esophagus in children with esophageal atresia (EA). J. Morphol. Vol. 268, pp. 1117 - 1118, 2007

  • Zitare, I, Pilmane, M, Jemeljanovs, A: Characterization of cow long bone tissue. J. Morphol. Vol. 268, pp. 1153 - 1154, 2007

  • Kalejs, O, Nesterovics, N, Blumbergs, M, Vikmane, M, Jubele, K, Sipacevs, P, Kamzola, G, Ansabergs, J, Stabulniece, M, Jirgensons, J, Lejnieks, A: Effectiveness of different right ventricular pacing sites after AV node ablation in permanent atrial fibrillation. J. Cardiovasc. Electrophysiol. Vol. 18, pp. S26 - S26, 2007

  • Mahfouz, R, Agarwal, A, Said, TM, Erenpreiss, J, Giwercman, A, Sharma, R: Evaluation of fertility potential by toluidine blue test and the sperm chromatin structure assay.. Fertil. Steril. Vol. 88, pp. S301 - S301, 2007

  • Medne, R, Stokmane, AS, Teibe, U, Rotbergs, J: Analgesic, antipyretic and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug and antibiotic use in Latvia. Eur. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 32, pp. S26 - S26, 2007

  • Doncu, J, Klaucans, G, Baronova, S, Stokmane, AS, Zalkalns, J, Rotbergs, J: Interactions between nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, hypotensive drug substances and other drugs in elderly people. Eur. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 32, pp. S27 - S28, 2007

  • Smiltena, I, Sidlovska, V, Maurina, B: Roots of modern technology of pharmaceutical dosage forms in the medical papyri of ancient Egypt. Eur. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 32, pp. S28 - S28, 2007

  • Lace, L, Bule, A, Medne, R, Stokmane, AS: Possible drug interactions in the treatment of asthma and gastric ulcer. Eur. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 32, pp. S29 - S29, 2007

  • Daberte, I, Barene, I, Rubens, J, Daugavietis, M: Producing and determination of qualitative indices of ordinary pine needles thick extract. Eur. J. Pharm. Sci. Vol. 32, pp. S32 - S33, 2007

  • Kleina, R: Diversity of morphology, prognosis and clinics of endometrial carcinoma. Virchows Arch. Vol. 451, pp. 496 - 496, 2007

  • Felder, TK, Oberkofler, H, Weitgasser, R, Mackevics, V, Krempler, F, Paulweber, B, Patsch, W: The SREBF-1 locus is associated with type 2 diabetes and plasma adiponectin levels in a middle-aged Austrian population. Int. J. Obes. Vol. 31, pp. 1099 - 1103, 2007

  • Vina, I, Sprudza, D, Danilevich, A, Bekers, M, Karklina, D: Inulin of Jerusalem artichoke concentrate qualitative and quantitative indices of antiviral activity. Drug Future Vol. 32, pp. 124 - 124, 2007

  • Pliss, L, Baumanis, V, Krumina, A, Puzuka, A, Tambets, K, Villems, R: Phylogenetic analysis of the predominant mtDNA variant, haplogroup H. FEBS J. Vol. 274, pp. 285 - 285, 2007

  • Keris, V, Lavendelis, E, Macane, I: Association between implementation of clinical practice guidelines and outcome for traumatic brain injury. World J.Surg. Vol. 31, pp. 1352 - 1355, 2007

  • Pjanova, D, Engele, L, Randerson-Moor, JA, Harland, M, Bishop, DT, Bishop, JAN, Taylor, C, Debniak, T, Lubinski, J, Kleina, R, Heisele, O: CDKN2A and CDK4 variants in Latvian melanoma patients: analysis of a clinic-based population. Melanoma Res. Vol. 17, pp. 185 - 191, 2007

  • Elzanaty, S, Erenpreiss, J, Becker, C: Seminal plasma albumin: origin and relation to the male reproductive parameters. Andrologia Vol. 39, pp. 60 - 65, 2007

  • Butule, L, Pokrotnieks, J, Andersone, D: Endoscopically verified gastroduodenal ulcers and upper endoscopies made in ward of rheumatology compare to other wards. Joint Bone Spine Vol. 74, pp. 220 - 220, 2007

  • Liutkiene, G, Stropus, R, Dabuzinskiene, A, Pilmane, M: Structural changes of the human superior cervical ganglion following ischemic stroke. Med. Lith. Vol. 43, pp. 390 - 398, 2007

  • Lisagors, I, Sondore, A, Oss, P, Schkesters, A, Silova, A, Jaunalksne, I, Eklona, A, Porina, I, Krutskiha, V, Zamerovska, A, Pavars, M: Adding hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) to the intensive care (IC) of severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) accompanied by intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) adding hyperbaric oxygen th. Acta Clin. Belg. Vol. 62, pp. 287 - 287, 2007

  • Zitare, I, Pilmane, M, Jemeljanovs, A: Feed intake regulating neuropeptides and apoptosis in the healthy bovine hypothalamus. Isr. J. Vet. Med. Vol. 62, pp. 48 - 52, 2007

  • Liu, YR, Kasyanov, V, Schoephoerster, RT: Effect of fiber orientation on the stress distribution within a leaflet of a polymer composite heart valve in the closed position. J. Biomech. Vol. 40, pp. 1099 - 1106, 2007

  • Martinsons, A, Narbuts, Z, Brunenieks, I, Pavars, M, Lebedkovs, S, Gardovskis, J: A comparison of quality of life and postoperative results from combined PPH and conventional haemorrhoidectomy in different cases of haemorrhoidal disease. Colorectal Dis. Vol. 9, pp. 423 - 429, 2007

  • Voicehovska J.G., Shkesters A., Orlikov G.A., Silova A.A., Rusakova N.J., Larmane L.T., Karpov J.G., Ivanov A.D., Maulinsh E.: Assessment of some oxidative stress parameters in bronchial asthma patients beyond add-on selenium supplementation. Biomeditsinskaya Khimiya Vol. 53, pp. 577 - 584, 2007

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  • Adamsone, I, Babarykin, D, Folkmane, I, Amerika, D, Rosental, R: Persisting secondary hyperparathyroidism and osteoporosis in long-term kidney graft recipients. Osteoporosis Int. Vol. 17, pp. S307 - S307, 2006

  • Mackevics, V, Heid, IM, Wagner, SA, Cip, P, Doppelmayr, H, Lejnieks, A, Gohlke, H, Ladurner, N, Illig, T, Iglseder, B, Kronenberg, F, Paulweber, B: The adiponectin gene is associated with adiponectin levels but not with characteristics of the insulin resistance syndrome in healthy Caucasians. Eur. J. Hum. Genet. Vol. 14, pp. 349 - 356, 2006

  • Kasyanov, V, Isenburg, J, Draughn, RA, Hazard, S, Hodde, J, Ozolanta, I, Murovska, M, Halkes, SB, Vrasidas, I, Liskamp, RMJ, Pieters, RJ, Simionescu, D, Markwald, RR, Mironov, V: Tannic acid mimicking dendrimers as small intestine submucosa stabilizing nanomordants. Biomaterials Vol. 27, pp. 745 - 751, 2006

  • Gross V., Bar-Meir S., Lavy A., Mickisch O., Tulassay Z., Pronai L., Kupcinskas L., Kiudelis G., Pokrotnieks J., Kovacs A., Faszczyk M., Razbadauskas A., Margus B., Stolte M., Muller R., Greinwald R.: Budesonide foam versus budesonide enema in active ulcerative proctitis and proctosigmoiditis. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics Vol. 23, pp. 303 - 312, 2006

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  • Veveris, M, Pilmane, M, Kalvinsh, I, Keivish, T, Aubry, A, Polevaya, L: Investigations of proline- and RGD-containing prothrombin-derived peptides on ischemia-reperfusion induced heart failure on rats. J. Pept. Sci. Vol. 12, pp. 227 - 227, 2006

  • Petukhov V.I., Kalvinsh I.Ya., Shestakova I.K., Domracheva I.A., Kanepe I.Ya., Stibel R.G., Romanova M.A., Skesters A.P.: Plasma NO-binding activity in patients with hematological malignancies: Suppressive effect of glucocorticoids. Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine Vol. 142, pp. 614 - 617, 2006