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    • Ubiquitination of TrkA by Nedd4-2 regulates receptor lysosomal targeting and mediates receptor signaling 

      Georgieva, Maya V.; Pablo Llavall, Yolanda de; Sanchis, Daniel; Comella i Carnicé, Joan Xavier; Llovera i Tomàs, Marta (Wiley, 2011)
      The nerve growth factor receptor TrkA (tropomyosin-related kinase receptor) participates in the survival and differentiation of several neuronal populations. The C-terminal tail of TrkA contains a PPXY motif, the binding ...
    • Ultrasound Tissue Characterization of Carotid Plaques Differs Between Patients with Type 1 Diabetes and Subjects without Diabetes 

      Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Betriu i Bars, M. Àngels; Hernández, Marta; Granado Casas, Minerva; Ortega, Emilio; Soldevila, Berta; Ramírez-Morros, Anna; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Avogaro, Angelo; Alonso, Núria; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (MDPI, 2019-03-28)
      The aim of the study was to investigate ultrasound tissue characterization of carotid plaques in subjects with and without diabetes type 1 (T1D). B-mode carotid ultrasound was performed to assess the presence and type of ...
    • Unilateral milia-type intradermal tophi associated with underlying urate subcutaneous deposition: an uncommon cutaneous presentation of gout 

      Aguayo Ortiz, Rafael; Baradad Brusau, Manuel; Soria, Xavier; Abal Diaz, Leandro; Sanmartín Novell, Verònica; Egido Garcia, Ramon Maria; Gallel Vicente, María del Pilar; Casanova i Seuma, Josep M. (Josep Manel); Martí Laborda, Rosa Ma. (Wiley online library, 2013)
      Tophi develop during the most advanced clinical stage of gout, and are usually located on or around the joints. However, unusual skin features caused by intradermal and/or subcutaneous deposition of tophaceous material ...
    • Univariate Parametric Survival Analysis using GS-distributions 

      Sorribas Tello, Albert; Muiño, José M.; Rué i Monné, Montserrat; Fibla Palazón, Joan (Institut d'Estadística de Catalunya (Idescat), 2006)
      The GS-distribution is a family of distributions that provide an accurate representation of any unimodal univariate continuous distribution. In this contribution we explore the utility of this family as a general model in ...
    • Use of Autoantigen-Loaded Phosphatidylserine-Liposomes to Arrest Autoimmunity in Type 1 Diabetes 

      Pujol Autonell, Irma; Serracant Prat, Arnau; Cano Sarabia, Antonia María; Ampudia, Rosa Maria; Rodríguez Fernández, Silvia; Sánchez (Sànchez Pla), Álex; Izquierdo, Cristina; Stratmann, Thomas; Puig-Domingo, Manuel; Maspoch, Daniel; Verdaguer Autonell, Joan; Vives Pi, Marta (Public Library Science, 2015-06-03)
    • Usefulness of clinical definitions of influenza for public health surveillance purposes 

      Domínguez, Ángela; Soldevila, Núria; Torner, Núria; Martínez, Ana; Godoy i García, Pere; Rius, Cristina; Jané, Mireia (MDPI, 2020)
      This study investigated the performance of various case definitions and influenza symptoms in a primary healthcare sentinel surveillance system. A retrospective study of the clinical and epidemiological characteristics of ...
    • Utilidad de la siascopia en el diagnóstico de lesiones melanocíticas 

      Veà Jódar, Àlvar; Barrera, Josefa; Velasco Sánchez, Ana; Casanova i Seuma, Josep M. (Josep Manel); Matias-Guiu, Xavier; Martí Laborda, Rosa Ma. (Elsevier, 2014)
      El melanoma cutáneo es una de las neoplasias malignas cuya tasa de incidencia está aumentando más rápidamente en todo el mundo. Se ha incrementado de forma sostenida un 3-8% anual desde los años 60, duplicándose cada ...
    • Utilización de los recursos web para el intercambio de conocimientos en la poblacion enfermera 

      Martínez Soldevila, Jordi; Barallat Gimeno, Eva; Gea Sánchez, Montserrat; Blanco Blanco, Joan; Martínez Barriuso, Josep Maria; Ballesté Torralba, Jordi (Fundación Índex, 2015)
      En el transcurso de los estudios universitarios los alumnos del grado de enfermería constituyen su identidad profesional. Este proceso está influenciado por varios factores tales como: la dinámica del sistema de salud, las ...
    • Valor social de los medicamentos para dejar de fumar. Opiniones respecto a su financiación 

      Abella i Pons, Francesc; Gil Rodríguez, Juan; Pedra Pagés, Gerard (Asociación Española de Estudio en Drogodependencias (AESED), 2020)
      Las medidas de la OMS para controlar el tabaquismo han disminuido su prevalencia, pero aumentando las diferencias entre grupos sociales. Facilitar el acceso a los medicamentos, para dejar de fumar, a los desfavorecidos ...
    • Valoración de la competencia del menor en relación con la toma de decisiones sanitarias: escala de la competencia de Lleida 

      Espejo, Mariola; Miquel Fernàndez, Eva; Esquerda i Aresté, Montse; Pifarré Paredero, Josep (Elsevier, 2011)
    • Valproic acid induces antioxidant effects in X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy 

      Fourcade, Stéphane; Ruiz, Montserrat; Guilera, Cristina; Hahnen, Eric; Brichta, Lars; Naudí i Farré, Alba; Portero Otín, Manuel; Dacremont, Georges; Cartier, Nathalie; Wanders, Ronald; Kemp, Stephan; Mandel, Jean Louis; Wirth, Brunhilde; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Aubourg, Patrick; Pujol, Aurora (Oxford University Press, 2010)
      X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD) is a fatal, axonal demyelinating, neurometabolic disease. It results from the functional loss of a member of the peroxisomal ATP-binding cassette transporter subfamily D (ABCD1), ...
    • Variably protease-sensitive prionopathy presenting within ALS/FTD spectrum 

      Vicente-Pascual, Mikel; Rossi, Marcello; Gámez, Josep; Lladó, Albert; Valls, Josep; Grau-Rivera, Oriol; Ávila Polo, Rainiero; Llorens, Franc; Zerr, Inga; Ferrer, Isidre; Nos, Carlos; Parchi, Piero; Sánchez-Valle, Raquel; Gelpí, Ellen (American Neurological Association, 2018)
      We report clinico‐pathological features of a 65‐year‐old woman and a 56‐year‐old man with a 5‐year clinical history who had clinical and neuropathological characteristics of upper and lower motor neuron disease consistent ...
    • Vascular calcification induced by chronic kidney disease is mediated by an increase of 1α-hydroxylase expression in vascular smooth muscle cells 

      Torremadé Pascual, Noèlia; Bozić Stanojević, Milica; Panizo García, Sara; Barrio Vazquez, Sara; Fernandez Martín, José L.; Encinas Martín, Mario; Goltzman, David; Arcidiacono, Maria V.; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel (Wiley, 2016-04-01)
      Vascular calcification (VC) is a complication of chronic kidney disease that predicts morbidity and mortality. Uremic serum promotes VC, but the mechanism involved is unknown. A role for 1,25(OH)2 D3 in VC has been proposed, ...
    • Vector description of electric and hydrophobic interactions in protein homodimers 

      Mozo Villarías, Angel; Cedano, Juan; Querol, Enrique (Springer, 2016)
      This article describes the formation of homodimers from their constituting monomers, based on the rules set by a simple model of electric and hydrophobic interactions. These interactions are described in terms of the ...
    • Vigilancia de la gripe pandémica (H1N1) 2009 en Cataluña. Resultados e implicaciones 

      Godoy i García, Pere; Pumarola, Tomás; Martínez, Anna; Torner Gràcia, Núria; Rodés, Anna; Carmona, Gloria; Ciruela, Pilar; Cayla, Joan; Tortajada, Cecilia; Domínguez García, Àngela; Plasència, Antoni; Grupo de trabajo de vigilancia y control de la gripe pandémica (Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo, 2011)
      Fundamentos. Las pandemias requieren una valoraci n de su nivel de gravedad. El objetivo fue determinar las caracter sticas de la gripe pand mica en Catalu a. Métodos. Se reali un estudio de vigilancia sobre la incidencia ...
    • Vitamin D deficiency is associated with poorer satisfaction with diabetes-related treatment and quality of life in patients with type 2 diabetes: a cross-sectional study 

      Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Castelblanco Echavarría, Esmeralda; Martínez Alonso, Montserrat; Granado Casas, Minerva; Esquerda, Aureli; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Martínez González, María Dolores; Franch-Nadal, Josep; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (BioMed Central, 2018-03-12)
      Background: In this cross-sectional study, we assessed the possible association of vitamin D deficiency with self-reported treatment satisfaction and health-related quality of life in patients with type 2 diabetes. Methods: ...
    • Vitamin D deficiency is associated with the presence and severity of diabetic retinopathy in type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 

      Alcubierre Calvo, Núria; Valls Marsal, Joan; Rubinat, Esther; Cao, Gonzalo; Esquerda, Aureli; Traveset Maeso, Alicia; Granado Casas, Minerva; Jurjo Campo, Carmen; Mauricio Puente, Dídac (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2015)
      There is very few evidences on the role of vitamin D in the development of diabetic retinopathy. The aim of the current study was to explore whether there is an association of vitamin D status and diabetic retinopathy in ...
    • Vitamin D receptor BsmI polymorphism modulates soy intake and 25-hydroxyvitamin D supplementation benefits in cardiovascular disease risk factors profile 

      Serrano Casasola, José Carlos Enrique; de Lorenzo, David; Cassanyé, Anna; Martín-Gari, Meritxell; Espinel, Alberto; Delgado, Marco Antonio; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Portero Otín, Manuel (Springer Verlag, 2013)
      Vitamin D receptor polymorphisms may predispose that not all individuals could have benefits from the nutritional supplementation of 25-hydroxyvitamin D. Furthermore, vitamin D-related cardiovascular effects may also ...
    • Vitamin D receptor levels in colorectal cancer. Possible role of BsmI polymorphism 

      Parisi Capdevila, Eva; Reñé Espinet, Josep Maria; Cardús i Figueras, Anna; Valcheva, Petya; Piñol Felis, Carme; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Fernández i Giráldez, Elvira (Elsevier, 2008)
      A high expression of vitamin D receptor (VDR) in colorectal cancer (CRC) tumoral tissue has been related to a good prognosis and it has been proposed that it could be a good biological marker of CRC progression. Nevertheless, ...
    • Vitamin D Receptor polymorphisms and risk of enveloped virus infection: a meta-analysis 

      Laplana Lafaja, Marina; Royo Sánchez-Palencia, José Luis; Fibla Palazón, Joan (Elsevier, 2018-08-01)
      Introduction Vitamin-D plays a role regulating the immune response against to viral infection. In this sense, vitamin-D deficiency may confer increased susceptibility to enveloped virus infection such as HIV, Hepatitis, ...