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Fibrosis as measured by the biomarker, tissue inhibitor metalloproteinase-1, predicts mortality in Age Gene Environment Susceptibility-Reykjavik (AGES-Reykjavik) Study.

Eur Heart J 2017 Dec;38(46):3423-3430

Department of Health and Human Services, National Heart, Lung, and Blood, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, Room B1D416, MSC 1061, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892-1061, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehx510DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5837193PMC
December 2017

Genetics of cardiovascular diseases: lessons learned from a decade of genomics research in Iceland.

Scand Cardiovasc J 2016 Oct - Dec;50(5-6):260-265. Epub 2016 Sep 15.

a Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology , Landspitali - The National University Hospital of Iceland , Reykjavik , Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14017431.2016.1230679DOI Listing
June 2017

[Private hospitals and public[Editorial]].

Laeknabladid 2017 Mars;103(3):117

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http://dx.doi.org/10.17992/lbl.2017.03.124DOI Listing
June 2017

Regional differences in mortality, hospital discharges and primary care contacts for cardiovascular disease.

Scand J Public Health 2017 May 12;45(3):260-268. Epub 2017 Jan 12.

1 Centre of Public Health Sciences, School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1403494816685341DOI Listing
May 2017

Adult height associates with angiographic extent of coronary artery disease.

Atherosclerosis 2016 11 28;254:237-241. Epub 2016 Aug 28.

Division of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Landspitali University Hospital, Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2016.07.918DOI Listing
November 2016

Variant ASGR1 Associated with a Reduced Risk of Coronary Artery Disease.

N Engl J Med 2016 Jun 18;374(22):2131-41. Epub 2016 May 18.

From deCODE Genetics-Amgen (P.N., A.S., G. Thorleifsson, H. Helgason, A.B.A., G.L.N., A.H., A.M., A.J., S.G., I.J., V.S., T.R., G.M., H. Holm, D.G., P.S., U.T., K.S.), Faculty of Medicine (A.H., I.J., G. Thorgeirsson, U.T., K.S.) and School of Engineering and Natural Sciences (H. Helgason, D.G.), University of Iceland, the Laboratory in Mjodd (G.I.E.), and the Department of Clinical Biochemistry (I.O.) and Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine (G. Thorgeirsson, H. Holm), Landspitali, National University Hospital of Iceland, Reykjavik, and the Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Akureyri Hospital, Akureyri (O.S.) - all in Iceland; Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences, Department of Laboratory Medicine (D.W.S.), Radboud Institute for Health Sciences (T.E.G., L.A.K.), and the Department of Health Evidence (L.A.K.), Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, the Netherlands; Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, Section of Metabolic Genetics (N.G., H.V., T.H., N.T.K., O.P.), and Institute of Public Health, Faculty of Health and Medical Science (T.J., A.L.), University of Copenhagen, and Research Center for Prevention and Health, Capital Region of Denmark (T.J., A.L.), Copenhagen, Faculty of Medicine, University of Aalborg, Aalborg (T.J.), Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southern Denmark, Odense (T.H.), Department of Public Health, Section of General Practice, University of Aarhus, Aarhus (T.L.), Department of Clinical Experimental Research, Rigshospitalet, Glostrup (A.L.), Department of Clinical Biochemistry, University Hospital of Copenhagen at Hvidovre, Hvidovre (M.F.), Department of Cardiology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup (U.A., P.R.H., A.M.G.), and Department of Cardiology, Roskilde Hospital, Roskilde (A.M.G.) - all in Denmark; Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University Medicine Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany (N.F.); Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Uni

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1508419DOI Listing
June 2016

Thrombin or Ca(++)-ionophore-mediated fall in endothelial ATP levels independent of poly(ADP-Ribose) polymerase activity and NAD levels--comparison with the effects of hydrogen peroxide.

Nucleosides Nucleotides Nucleic Acids 2015 ;34(4):246-57

a Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacology , University of Iceland , Laeknagardur , Reykjavik , Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15257770.2014.984072DOI Listing
December 2015

Common sequence variants associated with coronary artery disease correlate with the extent of coronary atherosclerosis.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2015 Jun 16;35(6):1526-31. Epub 2015 Apr 16.

From the Faculty of Medicine (E.B., A.H., T.G., U.T., G.T., K.S.) and Department of Engineering and Natural Sciences (D.F.G.), University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland; deCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland (E.B., D.F.G., A.H., G.T., U.T., K.S.); Department of Medicine (T.G., K.E., G.T.), and Department of Surgery (T.G.), Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA (R.S.P., N.G., A.A.Q.); and Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, University College London, London, United Kingdom (R.S.P.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.114.304985DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5903266PMC
June 2015

Large-scale association analysis identifies new risk loci for coronary artery disease.

Authors:
Panos Deloukas Stavroula Kanoni Christina Willenborg Martin Farrall Themistocles L Assimes John R Thompson Erik Ingelsson Danish Saleheen Jeanette Erdmann Benjamin A Goldstein Kathleen Stirrups Inke R König Jean-Baptiste Cazier Asa Johansson Alistair S Hall Jong-Young Lee Cristen J Willer John C Chambers Tõnu Esko Lasse Folkersen Anuj Goel Elin Grundberg Aki S Havulinna Weang K Ho Jemma C Hopewell Niclas Eriksson Marcus E Kleber Kati Kristiansson Per Lundmark Leo-Pekka Lyytikäinen Suzanne Rafelt Dmitry Shungin Rona J Strawbridge Gudmar Thorleifsson Emmi Tikkanen Natalie Van Zuydam Benjamin F Voight Lindsay L Waite Weihua Zhang Andreas Ziegler Devin Absher David Altshuler Anthony J Balmforth Inês Barroso Peter S Braund Christof Burgdorf Simone Claudi-Boehm David Cox Maria Dimitriou Ron Do Alex S F Doney NourEddine El Mokhtari Per Eriksson Krista Fischer Pierre Fontanillas Anders Franco-Cereceda Bruna Gigante Leif Groop Stefan Gustafsson Jörg Hager Göran Hallmans Bok-Ghee Han Sarah E Hunt Hyun M Kang Thomas Illig Thorsten Kessler Joshua W Knowles Genovefa Kolovou Johanna Kuusisto Claudia Langenberg Cordelia Langford Karin Leander Marja-Liisa Lokki Anders Lundmark Mark I McCarthy Christa Meisinger Olle Melander Evelin Mihailov Seraya Maouche Andrew D Morris Martina Müller-Nurasyid Kjell Nikus John F Peden N William Rayner Asif Rasheed Silke Rosinger Diana Rubin Moritz P Rumpf Arne Schäfer Mohan Sivananthan Ci Song Alexandre F R Stewart Sian-Tsung Tan Gudmundur Thorgeirsson C Ellen van der Schoot Peter J Wagner George A Wells Philipp S Wild Tsun-Po Yang Philippe Amouyel Dominique Arveiler Hanneke Basart Michael Boehnke Eric Boerwinkle Paolo Brambilla Francois Cambien Adrienne L Cupples Ulf de Faire Abbas Dehghan Patrick Diemert Stephen E Epstein Alun Evans Marco M Ferrario Jean Ferrières Dominique Gauguier Alan S Go Alison H Goodall Villi Gudnason Stanley L Hazen Hilma Holm Carlos Iribarren Yangsoo Jang Mika Kähönen Frank Kee Hyo-Soo Kim Norman Klopp Wolfgang Koenig Wolfgang Kratzer Kari Kuulasmaa Markku Laakso Reijo Laaksonen Ji-Young Lee Lars Lind Willem H Ouwehand Sarah Parish Jeong E Park Nancy L Pedersen Annette Peters Thomas Quertermous Daniel J Rader Veikko Salomaa Eric Schadt Svati H Shah Juha Sinisalo Klaus Stark Kari Stefansson David-Alexandre Trégouët Jarmo Virtamo Lars Wallentin Nicholas Wareham Martina E Zimmermann Markku S Nieminen Christian Hengstenberg Manjinder S Sandhu Tomi Pastinen Ann-Christine Syvänen G Kees Hovingh George Dedoussis Paul W Franks Terho Lehtimäki Andres Metspalu Pierre A Zalloua Agneta Siegbahn Stefan Schreiber Samuli Ripatti Stefan S Blankenberg Markus Perola Robert Clarke Bernhard O Boehm Christopher O'Donnell Muredach P Reilly Winfried März Rory Collins Sekar Kathiresan Anders Hamsten Jaspal S Kooner Unnur Thorsteinsdottir John Danesh Colin N A Palmer Robert Roberts Hugh Watkins Heribert Schunkert Nilesh J Samani

Nat Genet 2013 Jan 2;45(1):25-33. Epub 2012 Dec 2.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.2480DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3679547PMC
January 2013

Lower mortality following coronary arterial revascularization in patients taking statins.

Scand Cardiovasc J 2012 Dec 10;46(6):353-8. Epub 2012 Sep 10.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/14017431.2012.719633DOI Listing
December 2012

Plasma HDL cholesterol and risk of myocardial infarction: a mendelian randomisation study.

Authors:
Benjamin F Voight Gina M Peloso Marju Orho-Melander Ruth Frikke-Schmidt Maja Barbalic Majken K Jensen George Hindy Hilma Hólm Eric L Ding Toby Johnson Heribert Schunkert Nilesh J Samani Robert Clarke Jemma C Hopewell John F Thompson Mingyao Li Gudmar Thorleifsson Christopher Newton-Cheh Kiran Musunuru James P Pirruccello Danish Saleheen Li Chen Alexandre F R Stewart Arne Schillert Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Gudmundur Thorgeirsson Sonia Anand James C Engert Thomas Morgan John Spertus Monika Stoll Klaus Berger Nicola Martinelli Domenico Girelli Pascal P McKeown Christopher C Patterson Stephen E Epstein Joseph Devaney Mary-Susan Burnett Vincent Mooser Samuli Ripatti Ida Surakka Markku S Nieminen Juha Sinisalo Marja-Liisa Lokki Markus Perola Aki Havulinna Ulf de Faire Bruna Gigante Erik Ingelsson Tanja Zeller Philipp Wild Paul I W de Bakker Olaf H Klungel Anke-Hilse Maitland-van der Zee Bas J M Peters Anthonius de Boer Diederick E Grobbee Pieter W Kamphuisen Vera H M Deneer Clara C Elbers N Charlotte Onland-Moret Marten H Hofker Cisca Wijmenga W M Monique Verschuren Jolanda M A Boer Yvonne T van der Schouw Asif Rasheed Philippe Frossard Serkalem Demissie Cristen Willer Ron Do Jose M Ordovas Gonçalo R Abecasis Michael Boehnke Karen L Mohlke Mark J Daly Candace Guiducci Noël P Burtt Aarti Surti Elena Gonzalez Shaun Purcell Stacey Gabriel Jaume Marrugat John Peden Jeanette Erdmann Patrick Diemert Christina Willenborg Inke R König Marcus Fischer Christian Hengstenberg Andreas Ziegler Ian Buysschaert Diether Lambrechts Frans Van de Werf Keith A Fox Nour Eddine El Mokhtari Diana Rubin Jürgen Schrezenmeir Stefan Schreiber Arne Schäfer John Danesh Stefan Blankenberg Robert Roberts Ruth McPherson Hugh Watkins Alistair S Hall Kim Overvad Eric Rimm Eric Boerwinkle Anne Tybjaerg-Hansen L Adrienne Cupples Muredach P Reilly Olle Melander Pier M Mannucci Diego Ardissino David Siscovick Roberto Elosua Kari Stefansson Christopher J O'Donnell Veikko Salomaa Daniel J Rader Leena Peltonen Stephen M Schwartz David Altshuler Sekar Kathiresan

Lancet 2012 Aug 17;380(9841):572-80. Epub 2012 May 17.

Department of Pharmacology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60312-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3419820PMC
August 2012

[University of Iceland ranked among top 300 universities in the world].

Laeknabladid 2011 Dec;97(12):673

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December 2011

Large-scale association analysis identifies 13 new susceptibility loci for coronary artery disease.

Authors:
Heribert Schunkert Inke R König Sekar Kathiresan Muredach P Reilly Themistocles L Assimes Hilma Holm Michael Preuss Alexandre F R Stewart Maja Barbalic Christian Gieger Devin Absher Zouhair Aherrahrou Hooman Allayee David Altshuler Sonia S Anand Karl Andersen Jeffrey L Anderson Diego Ardissino Stephen G Ball Anthony J Balmforth Timothy A Barnes Diane M Becker Lewis C Becker Klaus Berger Joshua C Bis S Matthijs Boekholdt Eric Boerwinkle Peter S Braund Morris J Brown Mary Susan Burnett Ian Buysschaert John F Carlquist Li Chen Sven Cichon Veryan Codd Robert W Davies George Dedoussis Abbas Dehghan Serkalem Demissie Joseph M Devaney Patrick Diemert Ron Do Angela Doering Sandra Eifert Nour Eddine El Mokhtari Stephen G Ellis Roberto Elosua James C Engert Stephen E Epstein Ulf de Faire Marcus Fischer Aaron R Folsom Jennifer Freyer Bruna Gigante Domenico Girelli Solveig Gretarsdottir Vilmundur Gudnason Jeffrey R Gulcher Eran Halperin Naomi Hammond Stanley L Hazen Albert Hofman Benjamin D Horne Thomas Illig Carlos Iribarren Gregory T Jones J Wouter Jukema Michael A Kaiser Lee M Kaplan John J P Kastelein Kay-Tee Khaw Joshua W Knowles Genovefa Kolovou Augustine Kong Reijo Laaksonen Diether Lambrechts Karin Leander Guillaume Lettre Mingyao Li Wolfgang Lieb Christina Loley Andrew J Lotery Pier M Mannucci Seraya Maouche Nicola Martinelli Pascal P McKeown Christa Meisinger Thomas Meitinger Olle Melander Pier Angelica Merlini Vincent Mooser Thomas Morgan Thomas W Mühleisen Joseph B Muhlestein Thomas Münzel Kiran Musunuru Janja Nahrstaedt Christopher P Nelson Markus M Nöthen Oliviero Olivieri Riyaz S Patel Chris C Patterson Annette Peters Flora Peyvandi Liming Qu Arshed A Quyyumi Daniel J Rader Loukianos S Rallidis Catherine Rice Frits R Rosendaal Diana Rubin Veikko Salomaa M Lourdes Sampietro Manj S Sandhu Eric Schadt Arne Schäfer Arne Schillert Stefan Schreiber Jürgen Schrezenmeir Stephen M Schwartz David S Siscovick Mohan Sivananthan Suthesh Sivapalaratnam Albert Smith Tamara B Smith Jaapjan D Snoep Nicole Soranzo John A Spertus Klaus Stark Kathy Stirrups Monika Stoll W H Wilson Tang Stephanie Tennstedt Gudmundur Thorgeirsson Gudmar Thorleifsson Maciej Tomaszewski Andre G Uitterlinden Andre M van Rij Benjamin F Voight Nick J Wareham George A Wells H-Erich Wichmann Philipp S Wild Christina Willenborg Jaqueline C M Witteman Benjamin J Wright Shu Ye Tanja Zeller Andreas Ziegler Francois Cambien Alison H Goodall L Adrienne Cupples Thomas Quertermous Winfried März Christian Hengstenberg Stefan Blankenberg Willem H Ouwehand Alistair S Hall Panos Deloukas John R Thompson Kari Stefansson Robert Roberts Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Christopher J O'Donnell Ruth McPherson Jeanette Erdmann Nilesh J Samani

Nat Genet 2011 Mar 6;43(4):333-8. Epub 2011 Mar 6.

Universität zu Lübeck, Medizinische Klinik II, Lübeck, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.784DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3119261PMC
March 2011

eNOS activation mediated by AMPK after stimulation of endothelial cells with histamine or thrombin is dependent on LKB1.

Biochim Biophys Acta 2011 Feb 9;1813(2):322-31. Epub 2010 Dec 9.

Institute of Pharmacy, Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Iceland, Hagi Hofsvallagotu 53, Reykjavik, Iceland; Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbamcr.2010.12.001DOI Listing
February 2011

Lack of association between the Trp719Arg polymorphism in kinesin-like protein-6 and coronary artery disease in 19 case-control studies.

Authors:
Themistocles L Assimes Hilma Hólm Sekar Kathiresan Muredach P Reilly Gudmar Thorleifsson Benjamin F Voight Jeanette Erdmann Christina Willenborg Dhananjay Vaidya Changchun Xie Chris C Patterson Thomas M Morgan Mary Susan Burnett Mingyao Li Mark A Hlatky Joshua W Knowles John R Thompson Devin Absher Carlos Iribarren Alan Go Stephen P Fortmann Stephen Sidney Neil Risch Hua Tang Richard M Myers Klaus Berger Monika Stoll Svati H Shah Gudmundur Thorgeirsson Karl Andersen Aki S Havulinna J Enrique Herrera Nauder Faraday Yoonhee Kim Brian G Kral Rasika A Mathias Ingo Ruczinski Bhoom Suktitipat Alexander F Wilson Lisa R Yanek Lewis C Becker Patrick Linsel-Nitschke Wolfgang Lieb Inke R König Christian Hengstenberg Marcus Fischer Klaus Stark Wibke Reinhard Janina Winogradow Martina Grassl Anika Grosshennig Michael Preuss Stefan Schreiber H-Erich Wichmann Christa Meisinger Jean Yee Yechiel Friedlander Ron Do James B Meigs Gordon Williams David M Nathan Calum A MacRae Liming Qu Robert L Wilensky William H Matthai Atif N Qasim Hakon Hakonarson Augusto D Pichard Kenneth M Kent Lowell Satler Joseph M Lindsay Ron Waksman Christopher W Knouff Dawn M Waterworth Max C Walker Vincent E Mooser Jaume Marrugat Gavin Lucas Isaac Subirana Joan Sala Rafael Ramos Nicola Martinelli Oliviero Olivieri Elisabetta Trabetti Giovanni Malerba Pier Franco Pignatti Candace Guiducci Daniel Mirel Melissa Parkin Joel N Hirschhorn Rosanna Asselta Stefano Duga Kiran Musunuru Mark J Daly Shaun Purcell Sandra Eifert Peter S Braund Benjamin J Wright Anthony J Balmforth Stephen G Ball Willem H Ouwehand Panos Deloukas Michael Scholz Francois Cambien Andreas Huge Thomas Scheffold Veikko Salomaa Domenico Girelli Christopher B Granger Leena Peltonen Pascal P McKeown David Altshuler Olle Melander Joseph M Devaney Stephen E Epstein Daniel J Rader Roberto Elosua James C Engert Sonia S Anand Alistair S Hall Andreas Ziegler Christopher J O'Donnell John A Spertus David Siscovick Stephen M Schwartz Diane Becker Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Kari Stefansson Heribert Schunkert Nilesh J Samani Thomas Quertermous

J Am Coll Cardiol 2010 Nov;56(19):1552-63

Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304-1334, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2010.06.022DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3084526PMC
November 2010

Genome-wide association study identifies a sequence variant within the DAB2IP gene conferring susceptibility to abdominal aortic aneurysm.

Authors:
Solveig Gretarsdottir Annette F Baas Gudmar Thorleifsson Hilma Holm Martin den Heijer Jean-Paul P M de Vries Steef E Kranendonk Clark J A M Zeebregts Steven M van Sterkenburg Robert H Geelkerken Andre M van Rij Michael J A Williams Albert P M Boll Jelena P Kostic Adalbjorg Jonasdottir Aslaug Jonasdottir G Bragi Walters Gisli Masson Patrick Sulem Jona Saemundsdottir Magali Mouy Kristinn P Magnusson Gerard Tromp James R Elmore Natzi Sakalihasan Raymond Limet Jean-Olivier Defraigne Robert E Ferrell Antti Ronkainen Ynte M Ruigrok Cisca Wijmenga Diederick E Grobbee Svati H Shah Christopher B Granger Arshed A Quyyumi Viola Vaccarino Riyaz S Patel A Maziar Zafari Allan I Levey Harland Austin Domenico Girelli Pier Franco Pignatti Oliviero Olivieri Nicola Martinelli Giovanni Malerba Elisabetta Trabetti Lewis C Becker Diane M Becker Muredach P Reilly Daniel J Rader Thomas Mueller Benjamin Dieplinger Meinhard Haltmayer Sigitas Urbonavicius Bengt Lindblad Anders Gottsäter Eleonora Gaetani Roberto Pola Philip Wells Marc Rodger Melissa Forgie Nicole Langlois Javier Corral Vicente Vicente Jordi Fontcuberta Francisco España Niels Grarup Torben Jørgensen Daniel R Witte Torben Hansen Oluf Pedersen Katja K Aben Jacqueline de Graaf Suzanne Holewijn Lasse Folkersen Anders Franco-Cereceda Per Eriksson David A Collier Hreinn Stefansson Valgerdur Steinthorsdottir Thorunn Rafnar Einar M Valdimarsson Hulda B Magnadottir Sigurlaug Sveinbjornsdottir Isleifur Olafsson Magnus Karl Magnusson Robert Palmason Vilhelmina Haraldsdottir Karl Andersen Pall T Onundarson Gudmundur Thorgeirsson Lambertus A Kiemeney Janet T Powell David J Carey Helena Kuivaniemi Jes S Lindholt Gregory T Jones Augustine Kong Jan D Blankensteijn Stefan E Matthiasson Unnur Thorsteinsdottir Kari Stefansson

Nat Genet 2010 Aug 11;42(8):692-7. Epub 2010 Jul 11.

Population Genomics, deCODE Genetics, Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.622DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4157066PMC
August 2010

Migraine with aura and risk of cardiovascular and all cause mortality in men and women: prospective cohort study.

BMJ 2010 Aug 24;341:c3966. Epub 2010 Aug 24.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Iceland, Hagi Hofsvallagata 53, IS-107 Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c3966DOI Listing
August 2010

[Preventive cardiology in an era of evidence based medicine].

Laeknabladid 2010 Feb;96(2):81

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February 2010

Sequence variants affecting eosinophil numbers associate with asthma and myocardial infarction.

Nat Genet 2009 Mar 8;41(3):342-7. Epub 2009 Feb 8.

deCODE Genetics, Sturlugata 8, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.323DOI Listing
March 2009

Mechanism of thrombin mediated eNOS phosphorylation in endothelial cells is dependent on ATP levels after stimulation.

Biochim Biophys Acta 2008 Oct 18;1783(10):1893-902. Epub 2008 Jul 18.

Institute of Pharmacy, Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Iceland, Hagi Hofsvallagotu 53, Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbamcr.2008.07.003DOI Listing
October 2008

The same sequence variant on 9p21 associates with myocardial infarction, abdominal aortic aneurysm and intracranial aneurysm.

Nat Genet 2008 Feb 6;40(2):217-24. Epub 2008 Jan 6.

deCODE Genetics, Sturlugata 8, IS-101 Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.72DOI Listing
February 2008

[Primary percutaneous coronary interventions in Iceland].

Laeknabladid 2008 Feb;94(2):103-7

Hjartadeild Landspítala, Adsetur Berlindar nú er á hjartadeild Sahlgrenska sjúkrahússins í Gautaborg.

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February 2008

Low complement C4B gene copy number predicts short-term mortality after acute myocardial infarction.

Int Immunol 2008 Jan 20;20(1):31-7. Epub 2007 Nov 20.

Research Group of Inflammation Biology and Immunogenomics, Semmelweis University and Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/intimm/dxm117DOI Listing
January 2008

Estimation of 10-year risk of fatal cardiovascular disease and coronary heart disease in Iceland with results comparable with those of the Systematic Coronary Risk Evaluation project.

Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 2007 Dec;14(6):761-8

The Icelandic Heart Association, Kopavogur bLandspitali-University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJR.0b013e32825fea6dDOI Listing
December 2007

Age, Gene/Environment Susceptibility-Reykjavik Study: multidisciplinary applied phenomics.

Am J Epidemiol 2007 May 10;165(9):1076-87. Epub 2007 Mar 10.

Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 20892-9205, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwk115DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2723948PMC
May 2007

Familial aggregation of atrial fibrillation in Iceland.

Eur Heart J 2006 Mar 20;27(6):708-12. Epub 2006 Jan 20.

Department of Medicine, Landspitali University Hospital, Hringbraut, Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehi727DOI Listing
March 2006

Vaccinia virus complement control protein diminishes formation of atherosclerotic lesions: complement is centrally involved in atherosclerotic disease.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2005 Nov;1056:1-15

Department of Immunology, Institute of Laboratory Medicine, Landspitali University Hospital, Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1196/annals.1352.001DOI Listing
November 2005

Glucose abnormalities and heart failure predict poor prognosis in the population-based Reykjavík Study.

Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 2005 Oct;12(5):465-71

Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.hjr.0000173105.91356.4dDOI Listing
October 2005

Risk factors for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: the Reykjavik Study.

Eur Heart J 2005 Aug 22;26(15):1499-505. Epub 2005 Mar 22.

Department of Cardiology, Landspítali University Hospital, Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehi179DOI Listing
August 2005

Hypertension control as predictor of mortality in treated men and women, followed for up to 30 years.

Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 2005 May;19(3):227-35

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Iceland, Hagi, Hofsvallagata 53, IS-107 Reykjavik, Iceland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10557-005-1643-0DOI Listing
May 2005

The association between glucose abnormalities and heart failure in the population-based Reykjavik study.

Diabetes Care 2005 Mar;28(3):612-6

Department of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Research Unit, Karolinska University Hospital Solna, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/diacare.28.3.612DOI Listing
March 2005

[Do we need a new law on tobacco?].

Laeknabladid 2005 Mar;91(3):231-2

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March 2005

Mortality and incidence of cancer during 10-year follow-up of the Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study (4S).

Lancet 2004 Aug 28-Sep 3;364(9436):771-7

Department of Medicine, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, PL 340, 00029 HUS, Finland.

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September 2004

Thrombin and histamine stimulate endothelial nitric-oxide synthase phosphorylation at Ser1177 via an AMPK mediated pathway independent of PI3K-Akt.

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Institute of Pharmacy, Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Iceland, Hagi Hofsvallagotu 53, Reykjavik, Iceland.

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August 2004

An age-associated decrease in the frequency of C4B*Q0 indicates that null alleles of complement may affect health or survival.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2003 Dec;1010:496-9

Department of Immunology, Institute of Laboratory Medicine and Department of Medicine, Landspítali University Hospital, LSH Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland.

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December 2003

Inhibition of Akt phosphorylation by thrombin, histamine and lysophosphatidylcholine in endothelial cells. Differential role of protein kinase C.

Atherosclerosis 2003 Jun;168(2):245-53

Institute of Pharmacy, Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Iceland, P.O. Box 8216, 128 Reykjavik, Iceland.

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June 2003

Primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases.

Scand J Prim Health Care 2003 Jun;21(2):68-74

Solvangur Health Center of Hafnarfjördur, Iceland.

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June 2003

Do lipids, blood pressure, diabetes, and smoking confer equal risk of myocardial infarction in women as in men? The Reykjavik Study.

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Heart Preventive Clinic, Icelandic Heart Association, Holtasmári 1, 201 Kópavogur, Iceland, University Hospital, Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland.

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April 2002

Medical treatment and secondary prevention of coronary heart disease in general practice in Iceland.

Scand J Prim Health Care 2002 Mar;20(1):10-5

Health Center of Hafnarfjordur, University of Iceland.

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March 2002