Publications



Prevalence and distribution of VZV in temporal arteries of patients with giant cell arteritis.
Neurology 2015 May 18;84(19):1948-55. Epub 2015 Feb 18.
From the Departments of Neurology (D.G., T.W., N.K., A.H., A.C., A.R., N.B., J.L.B., R.J.C., R.M., M.A.N.), Microbiology (D.G., R.J.C.), Pathology (P.J.B., B.K.), and Ophthalmology (J.L.B., N.M.), University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora; Children's Hospital (C.G., J.E.C.), University of Iowa, Iowa City; Arapahoe County Coroner's Office (K.L.-K.), Aurora, CO; Denver Office of the Medical Examiner (D.B.H.), Denver, CO; Department of Pathology (C.G.E.), Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; A.M. Rywlin Department of Pathology (B.B., R.J.P.), Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL; Florida International University (B.B., R.J.P.), Miami Beach; Scheie Eye Institute (M.A.T.) and Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (F.F.), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; Texas Oculoplastic Consultants (M.A., E.W., V.D.), Austin; University of Texas, Southwestern - Austin Transitional Year Program (E.W.), Austin; Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Ophthalmology, and Visual Sciences (S.R.), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada; Landspitali University Hospital (V.P.), Reykjavik, Iceland; Department of Neurology (L.P.) and Pathological Institute (S.M.), Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, University of Tel Aviv, Israel; Department of Pathology (D.C.), Centre Hospitalier Universitaire du Nord and RECIP, Amiens, France; Institute of Neuropathology (K.K.), University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany; and Department of Neuropathology (W.B.), University Medical Center Gottingen, Germany.

Genome-wide association study yields variants at 20p12.2 that associate with urinary bladder cancer.
Hum Mol Genet 2014 Oct 26;23(20):5545-57. Epub 2014 May 26.
deCODE Genetics/AMGEN, Reykjavik 101, Iceland Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik 101, Iceland

The impact of tumour size on the probability of synchronous metastasis and survival in renal cell carcinoma patients: a population-based study.
BMC Urol 2014 Aug 31;14:72. Epub 2014 Aug 31.
Departments of Urology and Surgery, Landspitali University Hospital; Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA.

European genome-wide association study identifies SLC14A1 as a new urinary bladder cancer susceptibility gene.
Hum Mol Genet 2011 Nov 12;20(21):4268-81. Epub 2011 Jul 12.
deCODE Genetics, Sturlugata 8, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland.

A sequence variant at 4p16.3 confers susceptibility to urinary bladder cancer.
Nat Genet 2010 May 28;42(5):415-9. Epub 2010 Mar 28.
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Health Technology Assessment, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.



Pancreatic mass leading to left-sided portal hypertension, causing bleeding from isolated gastric varices.
Case Rep Gastrointest Med 2014 30;2014:956490. Epub 2014 Nov 30.
Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, The National University Hospital of Iceland, Hringbraut, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland ; Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Vatnsmyrarvegur 16, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland.

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