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Solid predominant subtype in lung adenocarcinoma is related to poor prognosis after surgical resection: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Eur J Surg Oncol 2019 Jul 4;45(7):1156-1162. Epub 2019 Feb 4.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18-20, 1090, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejso.2019.01.220DOI Listing
July 2019

3D Models in the Diagnosis of Subglottic Airway Stenosis.

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 Jun 27;107(6):1860-1865. Epub 2019 Feb 27.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.01.045DOI Listing
June 2019

LRP1 promotes synthetic phenotype of pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells in pulmonary hypertension.

Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Basis Dis 2019 Jun 22;1865(6):1604-1616. Epub 2019 Mar 22.

Department of Biochemistry, Universities of Giessen and Marburg Lung Center, Giessen, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbadis.2019.03.012DOI Listing
June 2019

Impairments in Postural Control and Retest Reliability of Dynamic Posturographic Measures After Lung Transplantation.

Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2019 May;98(5):353-359

From the Department of Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation and Occupational Medicine, Vienna Medical University, Vienna, Austria (GE, SD, MP); Karl Landsteiner Institute of Outpatient Rehabilitation Research, Vienna, Austria (RH, TK); Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (PM); Department of Sports Kinanthropology, Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia (EZ); Institute of Normal and Pathological Physiology, Centre of Experimental Medicine, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia (ZH); and Department of Thoracic Surgery, Vienna Medical University, Vienna, Austria (PJ, WK).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PHM.0000000000001095DOI Listing
May 2019

Molecular assessment of rejection and injury in lung transplant biopsies.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2019 May 6;38(5):504-513. Epub 2019 Feb 6.

Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; Alberta Transplant Applied Genomics Center, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2019.01.1317DOI Listing
May 2019

Myostatin and other musculoskeletal markers in lung transplant recipients.

Clin Exp Med 2019 Feb 13;19(1):77-85. Epub 2018 Oct 13.

Department of Pathophysiology and Allergy Research, Center of Pathophysiology, Infectiology, and Immunology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10238-018-0532-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6394594PMC
February 2019

Twenty-year experience with extracorporeal life support as bridge to lung transplantation.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 Feb 27. Epub 2019 Feb 27.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.02.048DOI Listing
February 2019

Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension in Austria and Japan.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 Jan 21. Epub 2019 Jan 21.

Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine II, Vienna General Hospital, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.01.019DOI Listing
January 2019

Patient-specific, 3-dimensionally engineered silicone Y-stents in tracheobronchomalacia: Clinical experience with a novel type of airway stent.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Nov 18;156(5):2019-2021. Epub 2018 Jul 18.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.06.049DOI Listing
November 2018

The influence of retransplantation on survival for pediatric lung transplant recipients.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Nov 6;156(5):2025-2034.e2. Epub 2018 Jun 6.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S00225223183151
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.05.080DOI Listing
November 2018

Usefulness of thrombosis and inflammation biomarkers in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension-sampling plasma and surgical specimens.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2018 Sep 25;37(9):1067-1074. Epub 2018 Apr 25.

Department of Internal Medicine II, Division of Cardiology, Vienna General Hospital, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2018.04.003DOI Listing
September 2018

Impact of nutritional status on pulmonary function after lung transplantation for cystic fibrosis.

United European Gastroenterol J 2018 Aug 17;6(7):1049-1055. Epub 2018 May 17.

Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2050640618778381DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6137582PMC
August 2018

Is it really dumb to leave a stump?

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Jul 22;156(1):461-462. Epub 2017 Nov 22.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.11.064DOI Listing
July 2018

Pre-emptive glottic enlargement before laryngotracheal surgery in patients at high risk for postoperative bilateral vocal fold paralysis.

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2018 07;54(1):106-112

Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezx511DOI Listing
July 2018

Low-quality lower lobes-discard, repair, or only use the good rest?

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Jul 3;156(1):e39-e40. Epub 2018 Apr 3.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.03.106DOI Listing
July 2018

Subglottic Resections: How I Teach It.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 Jul 22;106(1):1-7. Epub 2018 May 22.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.05.001DOI Listing
July 2018

Feasibility and Reliability of Functional Muscle Tests in Lung Transplant Recipients.

Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2018 Jun;97(6):390-396

From the Karl Landsteiner Institute of Outpatient Rehabilitation Research, Vienna, Austria (TK, RH); Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Vienna Medical University, Vienna, Austria (GA-G, MP, KK-S, GE); Department of Solid State Physics, Vienna Technical University, Vienna, Austria (PG); Department of Thoracic Surgery, Vienna Medical University, Vienna, Austria (WK, PJ); and Department of Surgery, Wilhelminen Hospital, Vienna, Austria (SD).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PHM.0000000000000849DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5959201PMC
June 2018

Chylothorax in a 32-Year-Old Patient With Lymphangioleiomyomatosis After Bilateral Lung Transplant.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 06 2;105(6):e263-e264. Epub 2018 Feb 2.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.12.042DOI Listing
June 2018

Controversies in oncology: surgery for small cell lung cancer? It's time to rethink the case.

ESMO Open 2018 27;3(3):e000366. Epub 2018 Apr 27.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Center Vienna, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/esmoopen-2018-000366DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5926649PMC
April 2018

Progressive Stenosis of Both Main Bronchi Associated With Recurrent Infections of a Carinal Pouch.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 Jan;105(1):e1-e3

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.07.037DOI Listing
January 2018

Treprostinil inhibits proliferation and extracellular matrix deposition by fibroblasts through cAMP activation.

Sci Rep 2018 01 18;8(1):1087. Epub 2018 Jan 18.

Pulmonary Cell Research & Pneumology, Department Biomedicine, University & University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH-4031, Basel, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-19294-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5773699PMC
January 2018

Take a deep breath and everything will be all right….

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 Dec 17;154(6):2152. Epub 2017 Aug 17.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.08.008DOI Listing
December 2017

Surgery for T4 lung cancer invading the thoracic aorta: Do we push the limits?

J Surg Oncol 2017 Dec 18;116(8):1141-1149. Epub 2017 Sep 18.

Department of Cardiologic, Thoracic, and Vascular Sciences, Thoracic Surgery Unit, University of Padova, Padova, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.24784DOI Listing
December 2017

Advanced pulmonary arterial hypertension: mechanical support and lung transplantation.

Eur Respir Rev 2017 Dec 20;26(146). Epub 2017 Dec 20.

Dept of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University Vienna/Vienna General Hospital, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/16000617.0089-2017DOI Listing
December 2017

Importance of kynurenine in pulmonary hypertension.

Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2017 Nov 13;313(5):L741-L751. Epub 2017 Jul 13.

Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Lung Vascular Research, Graz, Austria;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajplung.00517.2016DOI Listing
November 2017

Selective lobar exclusion by venous clamping during ex vivo lung perfusion.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 Nov 15;154(5):e87-e89. Epub 2017 Jun 15.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.06.018DOI Listing
November 2017

Limited Tumor Tissue Drug Penetration Contributes to Primary Resistance against Angiogenesis Inhibitors.

Theranostics 2017 1;7(2):400-412. Epub 2017 Jan 1.

National Korányi Institute of Pulmonology, Budapest, Hungary;; Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna, Austria;; Department of Thoracic Surgery, Semmelweis University and National Institute of Oncology, Budapest, Hungary;; Department of Biomedical Imaging and Image-guided Therapy, Division of Molecular and Gender Imaging, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7150/thno.16767DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5197073PMC
October 2017

Awake minimal invasive carinal resection-tightrope walking in thoracic surgery?

J Thorac Dis 2017 Oct;9(10):3667-3669

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2017.09.31DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5723806PMC
October 2017

Trimodality therapy for Pancoast tumors: T4 is not a contraindication to radical surgery.

J Surg Oncol 2017 Aug 13;116(2):227-235. Epub 2017 Apr 13.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.24629DOI Listing
August 2017

Standard donor lung procurement with normothermic ex vivo lung perfusion: A prospective randomized clinical trial.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2017 Jul 20;36(7):744-753. Epub 2017 Feb 20.

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; Department of Thoracic Surgery and Surgical Endoscopy, Ruhrlandklinik-University Clinic Essen, Essen, Germany. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2017.02.011DOI Listing
July 2017

Extracorporeal support in airway surgery.

J Thorac Dis 2017 Jul;9(7):2108-2117

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2017.06.17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5542968PMC
July 2017

Immunosuppression after lung transplantation: the search for the holy grail continues.

J Thorac Dis 2017 Jun;9(6):1412-1414

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2017.04.66DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5506122PMC
June 2017

Pediatric airway surgery.

J Thorac Dis 2017 Jun;9(6):1663-1671

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2017.05.50DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5506117PMC
June 2017

Thymic minimally invasive surgery: state of the art across the world-Europe.

J Vis Surg 2017 16;3:70. Epub 2017 May 16.

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jovs.2017.04.01DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5637941PMC
May 2017

Association between plasma Torque teno virus level and chronic lung allograft dysfunction after lung transplantation.

J Heart Lung Transplant 2017 03 21;36(3):366-368. Epub 2016 Oct 21.

Department of Virology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2016.10.011DOI Listing
March 2017

The Lymphatic Phenotype of Lung Allografts in Patients With Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome and Restrictive Allograft Syndrome.

Transplantation 2017 02;101(2):310-315

1 Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. 2 Christian Doppler Laboratory for Cardiac and Thoracic Diagnosis and Regeneration, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. 3 Department of Thoracic Surgery, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary. 4 Clinical Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000001263DOI Listing
February 2017

Re: Excellent outcome of donor lobectomy with various surgical techniques for the interlobar artery.

Authors:
Walter Klepetko

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2017 02;51(2):283-284

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Vienna University Hospital, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezw320DOI Listing
February 2017

Reply.

Ann Thorac Surg 2016 Dec;102(6):2137

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Währinger Gürtel 18-20, Vienna, Austria 1090. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.04.094DOI Listing
December 2016

Tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte subsets and tertiary lymphoid structures in pulmonary metastases from colorectal cancer.

Clin Exp Metastasis 2016 10 23;33(7):727-39. Epub 2016 Jul 23.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18-20, 1090, Vienna, Austria.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5035322PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10585-016-9813-yDOI Listing
October 2016

Trabectedin Is Active against Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma Cell and Xenograft Models and Synergizes with Chemotherapy and Bcl-2 Inhibition In Vitro.

Mol Cancer Ther 2016 10 10;15(10):2357-2369. Epub 2016 Aug 10.

Applied and Experimental Oncology, Institute of Cancer Research, Department of Medicine I, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-15-0846DOI Listing
October 2016

Operability assessment in CTEPH: Lessons from the CHEST-1 study.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016 09 10;152(3):669-674.e3. Epub 2016 Mar 10.

Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, University of California San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, Calif.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.02.062DOI Listing
September 2016

Malignant pleural mesothelioma.

Authors:
Walter Klepetko

Wien Klin Wochenschr 2016 Sep;128(17-18):609-10

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00508-016-1039-0DOI Listing
September 2016

Management of malignant pleural mesothelioma - part 3 : Data from the Austrian Mesothelioma Interest Group (AMIG) database.

Wien Klin Wochenschr 2016 Sep 25;128(17-18):627-34. Epub 2016 Jul 25.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18-20, 1090, Vienna, Austria.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5033994PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00508-016-1037-2DOI Listing
September 2016

Management of malignant pleural mesothelioma - part 1: epidemiology, diagnosis, and staging : Consensus of the Austrian Mesothelioma Interest Group (AMIG).

Wien Klin Wochenschr 2016 Sep 12;128(17-18):611-7. Epub 2016 Sep 12.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Medical University Vienna, Währinger Gürtel 18-20, 1090, Vienna, Austria.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5033998PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00508-016-1080-zDOI Listing
September 2016

CD133+ cells in pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Eur Respir J 2016 08 21;48(2):459-69. Epub 2016 Apr 21.

Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Lung Vascular Research, Graz, Austria Dept of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01523-2015DOI Listing
August 2016

Circulating activin A is a novel prognostic biomarker in malignant pleural mesothelioma - A multi-institutional study.

Eur J Cancer 2016 08 8;63:64-73. Epub 2016 Jun 8.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Center Vienna, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; Department of Biomedical Imaging and Image-guided Therapy, Division of Molecular and Gender Imaging, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; MTA-SE Molecular Oncology Research Group, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2016.04.018DOI Listing
August 2016

Functional and molecular factors associated with TAPSE in hypoxic pulmonary hypertension.

Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2016 07 22;311(1):L59-73. Epub 2016 Apr 22.

Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Lung Vascular Research, Graz, Austria; Department of Experimental Anaesthesiology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajplung.00381.2015DOI Listing
July 2016