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Hepatitis E virus is an infrequent but potentially serious infection in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients.

Bone Marrow Transplant 2020 Feb 18. Epub 2020 Feb 18.

Department of Cellular Therapy and Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation (CAST), Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41409-020-0823-7DOI Listing
February 2020

Management of hepatitis B virus infection, updated Swedish guidelines.

Infect Dis (Lond) 2020 01 15;52(1):1-22. Epub 2019 Oct 15.

Deparment of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2019.1675903DOI Listing
January 2020

The GenTree Dendroecological Collection, tree-ring and wood density data from seven tree species across Europe.

Sci Data 2020 01 2;7(1). Epub 2020 Jan 2.

Swiss Federal Institute for Forest Snow and Landscape Research WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, 8903, Birmensdorf, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41597-019-0340-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6940356PMC
January 2020

Increased Prediction Ability in Norway Spruce Trials Using a Marker X Environment Interaction and Non-Additive Genomic Selection Model.

J Hered 2019 Dec;110(7):830-843

Umeå Plant Science Centre, Department of Forest Genetics and Plant Physiology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jhered/esz061DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6916663PMC
December 2019

Burden of rotavirus infection in hospitalized elderly individuals prior to the introduction of rotavirus vaccination in Sweden.

J Clin Virol 2019 Oct 18;119:1-5. Epub 2019 Jul 18.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Diagnosvägen 21, 41650 Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2019.07.005DOI Listing
October 2019

Muscle performance and fatigue in compensated chronic liver disease.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2019 Jul 9;54(7):925-933. Epub 2019 Jul 9.

Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Nutrition, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg , Gothenburg , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00365521.2019.1635638DOI Listing
July 2019

PCR Detection of Respiratory Pathogens in Asymptomatic and Symptomatic Adults.

J Clin Microbiol 2019 01 2;57(1). Epub 2019 Jan 2.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00716-18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6322459PMC
January 2019

Accuracy of genomic selection for growth and wood quality traits in two control-pollinated progeny trials using exome capture as the genotyping platform in Norway spruce.

BMC Genomics 2018 Dec 18;19(1):946. Epub 2018 Dec 18.

Umeå Plant Science Centre, Department of Forest Genetics and Plant Physiology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SE-90183, Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12864-018-5256-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6299659PMC
December 2018

Treatment of hepatitis C virus infection for adults and children: updated Swedish consensus guidelines 2017.

Infect Dis (Lond) 2018 08 1;50(8):569-583. Epub 2018 Mar 1.

a Department of Infectious Diseases , Institute of Biomedicine at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg , Gothenburg , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2018.1445281DOI Listing
August 2018

Viral Respiratory Tract Infection During the First Postoperative Year Is a Risk Factor for Chronic Rejection After Lung Transplantation.

Transplant Direct 2018 Aug 11;4(8):e370. Epub 2018 Jul 11.

Department of Internal Medicine/Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Institute of Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TXD.0000000000000808DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6092179PMC
August 2018

Genetic variation in IL28B (IFNL3) and response to interferon-alpha treatment in myeloproliferative neoplasms.

Eur J Haematol 2018 May 6;100(5):419-425. Epub 2018 Mar 6.

Department of Hematology and Coagulation, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ejh.13034DOI Listing
May 2018

Cartilage oligomeric matrix protein associates with hepatic inflammation and fibrosis in hepatitis C virus infection.

J Hepatol 2017 09 18;67(3):649-651. Epub 2017 May 18.

Department of Infectious Diseases/Virology, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2017.03.043DOI Listing
September 2017

Treatment of hepatitis C virus infection: updated Swedish Guidelines 2016.

Infect Dis (Lond) 2017 Aug 15;49(8):561-575. Epub 2017 Mar 15.

a Department of Infectious Diseases , Institute of Biomedicine at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg , Gothenburg , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2017.1300682DOI Listing
August 2017

Kommentar från Referensgruppen för antiviral terapi: - Behandling rekommenderas för alla med kronisk hepatit C.

Lakartidningen 2017 08 22;114. Epub 2017 Aug 22.

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August 2017

Slow Clearance of Norovirus following Infection with Emerging Variants of Genotype GII.4 Strains.

J Clin Microbiol 2017 05 8;55(5):1533-1539. Epub 2017 Mar 8.

Department of Infectious diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00061-17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5405271PMC
May 2017

3D-Lab: a collaborative web-based platform for molecular modeling.

Future Med Chem 2016 09 31;8(14):1739-52. Epub 2016 Aug 31.

Medicinal Chemistry Department, CVMD iMED, AstraZeneca, S-431 83 Mölndal, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4155/fmc-2016-0081DOI Listing
September 2016

Flocked nasal swab versus nasopharyngeal aspirate in adult emergency room patients: similar multiplex PCR respiratory pathogen results and patient discomfort.

Infect Dis (Lond) 2016 15;48(3):246-50. Epub 2015 Oct 15.

a Department of Clinical Sciences , Infectious Disease Research Unit, Skåne University Hospital , Malmö , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/23744235.2015.1096956DOI Listing
June 2016

Low serum levels of CCL5 are associated with longer duration of viral shedding in norovirus infection.

J Clin Virol 2015 Aug 19;69:133-7. Epub 2015 Jun 19.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Diagnosvägen 21, Gothenburg SE-416 50, Sweden. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2015.06.088DOI Listing
August 2015

Reply: To PMID 24519039.

Hepatology 2014 Dec 24;60(6):2130-1. Epub 2014 Sep 24.

Department of Infectious Diseases/Virology, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hep.27108DOI Listing
December 2014

Evaluation of anamnestic criteria for the identification of patients with acute community onset viral gastroenteritis in the emergency department--A prospective observational study.

Scand J Infect Dis 2014 Aug 16;46(8):561-5. Epub 2014 May 16.

From the Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg , Göteborg , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365548.2014.914242DOI Listing
August 2014

Norovirus GII.4 detection in environmental samples from patient rooms during nosocomial outbreaks.

J Clin Microbiol 2014 Jul 23;52(7):2352-8. Epub 2014 Apr 23.

Department of Infectious Diseases/Virology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://jcm.asm.org/cgi/doi/10.1128/JCM.00266-14
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00266-14DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4097690PMC
July 2014

Chronic hepatitis C in Swedish subjects receiving opiate substitution therapy--factors associated with advanced fibrosis.

Scand J Infect Dis 2014 May 20;46(5):340-7. Epub 2014 Feb 20.

From the Department of Clinical Sciences, Section for Infectious Diseases, Lund University , Malmö

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365548.2013.879994DOI Listing
May 2014

Treatment for chronic hepatitis C in a cohort of opiate substitution therapy recipients in three Swedish cities - completion rates and efficacy.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2014 May;26(5):523-31

aDepartment of Clinical Sciences, Section for Infectious Diseases, Lund University bAddiction Center cDepartment of Clinical Microbiology, Skane University Hospital, Malmö dDepartment of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg eAddiction Center, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg fDepartment of Infectious Diseases, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm gStockholm Center for Dependency Disorders, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0000000000000076DOI Listing
May 2014

Retreatment with peg-interferon and ribavirin in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus genotype 2 or 3 infection with prior relapse.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2013 Jul;48(7):839-47

Department of Infectious Diseases/Virology, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365521.2013.793389DOI Listing
July 2013

The impact of viral respiratory tract infections on long-term morbidity and mortality following lung transplantation: a retrospective cohort study using a multiplex PCR panel.

Transplantation 2013 Jan;95(2):383-8

Department of Internal Medicine/Respiratory Medicine and Allergology, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/tp.0b013e318271d7f0DOI Listing
January 2013

Venous lactate levels can be used to identify patients with poor outcome following community-onset norovirus enteritis.

Scand J Infect Dis 2012 Oct 25;44(10):782-7. Epub 2012 Jul 25.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365548.2012.686671DOI Listing
October 2012

Impact of donor histology on survival following liver transplantation for chronic hepatitis C virus infection: a Scandinavian single-center experience.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2012 Jun 27;47(6):710-7. Epub 2012 Mar 27.

Department of Infectious Diseases/Clinical Virology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365521.2012.672592DOI Listing
June 2012

Frequent detection of respiratory agents by multiplex PCR on oropharyngeal samples in Swedish school-attending adolescents.

Scand J Infect Dis 2012 May 21;44(5):393-7. Epub 2011 Nov 21.

Department of Clinical Sciences, Infectious Diseases Unit, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden.

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.3109/00365548.2011.63
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365548.2011.631573DOI Listing
May 2012

Seasonal variations of 15 respiratory agents illustrated by the application of a multiplex polymerase chain reaction assay.

Scand J Infect Dis 2012 Jan 26;44(1):9-17. Epub 2011 Aug 26.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365548.2011.598876DOI Listing
January 2012

Rectal swabs can be used for diagnosis of viral gastroenteritis with a multiple real-time PCR assay.

J Clin Virol 2011 Aug 16;51(4):279-82. Epub 2011 Jun 16.

Department of Infectious Diseases/Clinical Virology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Guldhedsgatan 10B, SE-413 46 Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2011.05.025DOI Listing
August 2011

PCR for detection of respiratory viruses: seasonal variations of virus infections.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2011 Aug;9(8):615-26

Department of Clinical Virology, University of Gothenburg, Guldhedsgatan 10B, S-413 46 Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/eri.11.75DOI Listing
August 2011

Look-back screening for the identification of transfusion-induced hepatitis C virus infection in Sweden.

Scand J Infect Dis 2011 Jul 7;43(6-7):522-7. Epub 2011 Mar 7.

Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Virology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365548.2011.562526DOI Listing
July 2011

Low liver stiffness among cirrhotic patients with hepatitis B after prolonged treatment with nucleoside analogs.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2011 Jun 28;46(6):760-6. Epub 2011 Mar 28.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365521.2011.565068DOI Listing
June 2011

Liver cirrhosis in Iceland and Sweden: incidence, aetiology and outcomes.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2009 ;44(8):984-93

Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00365520902912571DOI Listing
March 2010

Multiplex real-time PCR for detection of respiratory tract infections.

J Clin Virol 2008 Jan;41(1):53-6

Department of Infection, the Sahlgrenska Academy, Göteborg University, 416 85 Göteborg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2007.10.029DOI Listing
January 2008

Response prediction and treatment tailoring for chronic hepatitis C virus genotype 1 infection.

J Clin Microbiol 2007 Aug 20;45(8):2439-45. Epub 2007 Jun 20.

Department of Infection and Virology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Göteborg University, Göteborg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00577-07DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1951238PMC
August 2007

Autumn frost hardiness in Norway spruce plus tree progeny and trees of the local and transferred provenances in central Sweden.

Tree Physiol 2005 Sep;25(9):1181-6

Skogforsk, Uppsala Science Park, SE-751 83 Uppsala, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/treephys/25.9.1181DOI Listing
September 2005

Cirrhosis in hepatitis C virus-infected patients can be excluded using an index of standard biochemical serum markers.

Scand J Gastroenterol 2005 Jul;40(7):867-72

Department of Infectious Diseases, Göteborg University, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00365520510015674DOI Listing
July 2005

Steatosis accelerates fibrosis development over time in hepatitis C virus genotype 3 infected patients.

J Hepatol 2002 Dec;37(6):837-42

Department of Infectious Diseases, Sahlgrenska University Hospital/Ostra, Göteborg University, SE-416 85 Göteborg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0168-8278(02)00299-4DOI Listing
December 2002

Moderate alcohol intake increases fibrosis progression in untreated patients with hepatitis C virus infection.

J Viral Hepat 2002 May;9(3):235-41

Department of Infectious Diseases, Göteborg University, Göteborg Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2893.2002.00356.xDOI Listing
May 2002

Neutralization of pseudotyped vesicular stomatitis virus expressing hepatitis C virus envelope glycoprotein 1 or 2 by serum from patients.

J Infect Dis 2002 Apr 1;185(8):1165-9. Epub 2002 Apr 1.

Department of Clinical Virology, Göteborg University, Guldhedsgatan 10B, S-413 46 Göteborg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/339679DOI Listing
April 2002

Progression of fibrosis in untreated patients with hepatitis C virus infection.

Liver 2002 Apr;22(2):136-44

Department of Clinical Virology, Göteborg University, Göteborg, Sweden, Department of Infectious Diseases, Göteborg University, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1034/j.1600-0676.2002.01623.xDOI Listing
April 2002