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    • Adjuvant autologous melanoma vaccine for macroscopic stage III disease: survival, biomarkers, and improved response to CTLA-4 blockade 

      Lotem, M.; Merims, S.; Frank, S.; Hamburger, T.; Nissan, A.; Kadouri, L.; Cohen, J.; Straussman, R.; Eisenberg, G.; Frankenburg, S.; Carmon, E.; Alaiyan, B.; Shneibaum, S.; Ayyildiz, Z. O.; Isbilen, M.; Senses, K. M.; Ron, I.; Steinberg, H.; Smith, Y.; Shiloni, E.; Gure, A. O.; Peretz, T. (Hindawi Limited, 2016)
      Background. There is not yet an agreed adjuvant treatment for melanoma patients with American Joint Committee on Cancer stages III B and C. We report administration of an autologous melanoma vaccine to prevent disease ...
    • Analysis of MYH Tyr165Cys and Gly382Asp variants in childhood leukemias 

      Akyerli, C. B.; Özbek, U.; Aydin-Sayitoǧlu, M.; Sirma, S.; Özçelik, T. (Springer, 2003)
      [No abstract available]
    • Analysis of skewed X-chromosome inactivation in females with rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune thyroid diseases 

      Chabchoub, G.; Uz, E.; Maalej, A.; Mustafa, C. A.; Rebai, A.; Mnif, M.; Bahloul, Z.; Farid, N. R.; Ozcelik, T.; Ayadi, H. (BioMed Central, 2009)
      Introduction The majority of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and autoimmune thyroid diseases (AITDs) are characterized by a striking female predominance superimposed on a predisposing genetic background. ...
    • Application of the RIMARC algorithm to a large data set of action potentials and clinical parameters for risk prediction of atrial fibrillation 

      Ravens, U.; Katircioglu-Öztürk, D.; Wettwer, E.; Christ, T.; Dobrev, D.; Voigt, N.; Poulet, C.; Loose, S.; Simon, J.; Stein, A.; Matschke, K.; Knaut, M.; Oto, E.; Oto, A.; Güvenir, H. A. (Springer, 2015)
      Ex vivo recorded action potentials (APs) in human right atrial tissue from patients in sinus rhythm (SR) or atrial fibrillation (AF) display a characteristic spike-and-dome or triangular shape, respectively, but variability ...
    • BRAPH: A graph theory software for the analysis of brain connectivity 

      Mijalkov, M.; Kakaei, E.; Pereira, J. B.; Westman, E.; Volpe, G. (Public Library of Science, 2017)
      The brain is a large-scale complex network whose workings rely on the interaction between its various regions. In the past few years, the organization of the human brain network has been studied extensively using concepts ...
    • Coagulation factor V gene mutation increases the risk of venous thrombosis in Behcet's disease 

      Gül, A.; Özbek, U.; Öztürk, C.; Inanç, M.; Koniçe, M.; Özçelik, T. (Oxford University Press, 1996)
      We investigated the prevalence of the coagulation factor V gene G1691A mutation in 64 patients with Behcet's disease (BD) and in 107 apparently healthy individuals. The mutation was present in the heterozygous state in ...
    • A combined ULBP2 and SEMA5A expression signature as a prognostic and predictive biomarker for colon cancer 

      Demirkol, S.; Gomceli, I.; Isbilen, M.; Dayanc, B. E.; Tez, M.; Bostanci, E. B.; Turhan, N.; Akoglu, M.; Ozyerli, E.; Durdu, S.; Konu, O.; Nissan, A.; Gonen, M.; Gure, A. O. (Ivyspring International Publisher, 2017)
      Background: Prognostic biomarkers for cancer have the power to change the course of disease if they add value beyond known prognostic factors, if they can help shape treatment protocols, and if they are reliable. The aim ...
    • Differential expression patterns of metastasis suppressor proteins in basal cell carcinoma 

      Bozdogan, O.; Yulug, I. G.; Vargel, I.; Cavusoglu, T.; Karabulut, A. A.; Karahan, G.; Sayar, N. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2015)
      Background: Basal cell carcinomas (BCCs) are common malignant skin tumors. Despite having a significant invasion capacity, they metastasize only rarely. Our aim in this study was to detect the expression patterns of the ...
    • Disrupted network topology in patients with stable and progressive mild cognitive impairment and alzheimer's disease 

      Pereira, J. B.; Mijalkov, M.; Kakaei, E.; Mecocci, P.; Vellas, B.; Tsolaki, M.; Kłoszewska, I.; Soininen, H.; Spenger, C.; Lovestone, S.; Simmons, A.; Wahlund, L.-O.; Volpe, G.; Westman, E. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
      Recent findings suggest that Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a disconnection syndrome characterized by abnormalities in large-scale networks. However, the alterations that occur in network topology during the prodromal stages ...
    • DNA repair gene polymorphisms and bladder cancer susceptibility in a Turkish population 

      Karahalil, B.; Kocabas, N. A.; Özçelik, T. (International Institute of Anticancer Research, 2006)
      Background: Occupational exposure and life style preferences, such as smoking are the main known environmental susceptibility factors for bladder cancer. A growing list of chemicals has been shown to induce oxidative DNA ...
    • Early outcomes after transoral CO2 laser resection of laryngeal and hypopharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma: One centre's experience 

      Leong, S. C.; Kathan, C.; Mortimore, S. (Cambridge University Press, 2010)
      Objectives: To review early oncological outcomes following transoral CO2 laser resection of laryngeal and hypopharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma. Design: Retrospective review of hospital electronic database. Setting: Large ...
    • Estimating the chance of success in IVF treatment using a ranking algorithm 

      Güvenir, H. A.; Misirli, G.; Dilbaz, S.; Ozdegirmenci, O.; Demir, B.; Dilbaz, B. (Springer, 2015)
      In medicine, estimating the chance of success for treatment is important in deciding whether to begin the treatment or not. This paper focuses on the domain of in vitro fertilization (IVF), where estimating the outcome of ...
    • Evidence from autoimmune thyroiditis of skewed X-chromosome inactivation in female predisposition to autoimmunity 

      Ozcelik, T.; Uz, E.; Akyerli, C. B.; Bagislar, S.; Mustafa, C. A.; Gursoy, A.; Akarsu, N.; Toruner, G.; Kamel, N.; Gullu, S. (Nature Publishing Group, 2006)
      The etiologic factors in the development of autoimmune thyroid diseases (AITDs) are not fully understood. We investigated the role of skewed X-chromosome inactivation (XCI) mosaicism in female predisposition to AITDs. One ...
    • Expression of IFITM1 in chronic myeloid leukemia patients 

      Akyerli, C. B.; Beksac, M.; Holko, M.; Frevel, M.; Dalva, K.; Özbek, U.; Soydan, E.; Özcan, M.; Özet, G.; İlhan, O.; Gürman, G.; Akan, H.; Williams, B. R. G.; Özçelik, T. (Elsevier, 2005)
      We investigated the peripheral blood gene expression profile of interferon induced transmembrane protein 1 (IFITM1) in sixty chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) patients classified according to new prognostic score (NPS). IFITM1 ...
    • Extremely skewed X-chromosome inactivation patterns in women with recurrent spontaneous abortion 

      Bagislar, S.; Ustuner, I.; Cengiz, B.; Soylemez, F.; Akyerli, C. B.; Ceylaner, S.; Ceylaner, G.; Acar, A.; Ozcelik, T. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia, 2006)
      Background: The role of extremely skewed X-chromosome inactivation (XCI) has been questioned in the pathogenesis of recurrent spontaneous abortion (RSA) but the results obtained were conflicting. Aims: We therefore ...
    • Fearful faces do not lead to faster attentional deployment in individuals with elevated psychopathic traits 

      Hoppenbrouwers, S. S.; Munneke, J.; Kooiman, K. A.; Little, B.; Neumann, C. S.; Theeuwes, J. (Springer New York LLC, 2017)
      In the current study, a gaze-cueing experiment (similar to Dawel et al. 2015) was conducted in which the predictivity of a gaze-cue was manipulated (non-predictive vs highly predictive). This was done to assess the degree ...
    • Functional mobility, depressive symptoms, level of independence, and quality of life of the elderly living at home and in the nursing home 

      Karakaya, M. G.; Bilgin, S. C.; Ekici, G.; Köse, N.; Otman, A. S. (Elsevier Inc., 2009)
      Objectives: To compare functional mobility, depressive symptoms, level of independence, and quality of life of the elderly living at home and in the nursing home. Design: A prospectively designed, comparative study. Setting: ...
    • A global reference for human genetic variation 

      Auton, A.; Abecasis, G. R.; Altshuler, D. M.; Durbin, R. M.; Bentley, D. R.; Chakravarti, A.; Clark, A. G.; Donnelly, P.; Eichler, E. E.; Flicek, P.; Gabriel, S. B.; Gibbs, R. A.; Green, E. D.; Hurles, M. E.; Knoppers, B. M.; Korbel, J. O.; Lander, E. S.; Lee, C.; Lehrach, H.; Mardis, E. R.; Marth, G. T.; McVean, G. A.; Nickerson, D. A.; Schmidt, J. P.; Sherry, S. T.; Wang, J.; Wilson, R. K.; Boerwinkle, E.; Doddapaneni, H.; Han, Y.; Korchina, V.; Kovar, C.; Lee, S.; Muzny, D.; Reid, J. G.; Zhu, Y.; Chang, Y.; Feng, Q.; Fang, X.; Guo, X.; Jian, M.; Jiang, H.; Jin, X.; Lan, T.; Li, G.; Li, J.; Li, Y.; Liu, S.; Liu, X.; Lu, Y.; Ma, X.; Tang, M.; Wang, B.; Wang, G.; Wu, H.; Wu, R.; Xu, X.; Yin, Y.; Zhang, D.; Zhang, W.; Zhao, J.; Zhao, M.; Zheng, X.; Gupta, N.; Gharani, N.; Toji, L. H.; Gerry, N. P.; Resch, A. M.; Barker, J.; Clarke, L.; Gil, L.; Hunt, S. E.; Kelman, G.; Kulesha, E.; Leinonen, R.; McLaren, W. M.; Radhakrishnan, R.; Roa, A.; Smirnov, D.; Smith, R. E.; Streeter, I.; Thormann, A.; Toneva, I.; Vaughan, B.; Zheng-Bradley, X.; Grocock, R.; Humphray, S.; James, T.; Kingsbury, Z.; Sudbrak, R.; Albrecht, M. W.; Amstislavskiy, V. S.; Borodina, T. A.; Lienhard, M.; Mertes, F.; Sultan, M.; Timmermann, B.; Yaspo, Marie-Laure; Fulton, L.; Ananiev, V.; Belaia, Z.; Beloslyudtsev, D.; Bouk, N.; Chen, C.; Church, D.; Cohen, R.; Cook, C.; Garner, J.; Hefferon, T.; Kimelman, M.; Liu, C.; Lopez, J.; Meric, P.; O'Sullivan, C.; Ostapchuk, Y.; Phan, L.; Ponomarov, S.; Schneider, V.; Shekhtman, E.; Sirotkin, K.; Slotta, D.; Zhang, H.; Balasubramaniam, S.; Burton, J.; Danecek, P.; Keane, T. M.; Kolb-Kokocinski, A.; McCarthy, S.; Stalker, J.; Quail, M.; Davies, C. J.; Gollub, J.; Webster, T.; Wong, B.; Zhan, Y.; Campbell, C. L.; Kong, Y.; Marcketta, A.; Yu, F.; Antunes, L.; Bainbridge, M.; Sabo, A.; Huang, Z.; Coin, L. J. M.; Fang, L.; Li, Q.; Li, Z.; Lin, H.; Liu, B.; Luo, R.; Shao, H.; Xie, Y.; Ye, C.; Yu, C.; Zhang, F.; Zheng, H.; Zhu, H.; Alkan, C.; Dal, E.; Kahveci, F.; Garrison, E. P.; Kural, D.; Lee, W. P.; Leong, W. F.; Stromberg, M.; Ward, A. N.; Wu, J.; Zhang, M.; Daly, M. J.; DePristo, M. A.; Handsaker, R. E.; Banks, E.; Bhatia, G.; Del Angel, G.; Genovese, G.; Li, H.; Kashin, S.; McCarroll, S. A.; Nemesh, J. C.; Poplin, R. E.; Yoon, S. C.; Lihm, J.; Makarov, V.; Gottipati, S.; Keinan, A.; Rodriguez-Flores, J. L.; Rausch, T.; Fritz, M. H.; Stütz, A. M.; Beal, K.; Datta, A.; Herrero, J.; Ritchie, G. R. S.; Zerbino, D.; Sabeti, P. C.; Shlyakhter, I.; Schaffner, S. F.; Vitti, J.; Cooper, D. N.; Ball, E. V.; Stenson, P. D.; Barnes, B.; Bauer, M.; Cheetham, R. K.; Cox, A.; Eberle, M.; Kahn, S.; Murray, L.; Peden, J.; Shaw, R.; Kenny, E. E.; Batzer, M. A.; Konkel, M. K.; Walker, J. A.; MacArthur, D. G.; Lek, M.; Herwig, R.; Ding, L.; Koboldt, D. C.; Larson, D.; Ye, K.; Gravel, S.; Swaroop, A.; Chew, E.; Lappalainen, T.; Erlich, Y.; Gymrek, M.; Willems, T. F.; Simpson, J. T.; Shriver, M. D.; Rosenfeld, J. A.; Bustamante, C. D.; Montgomery, S. B.; De La Vega, F. M.; Byrnes, J. K.; Carroll, A. W.; DeGorter, M. K.; Lacroute, P.; Maples, B. K.; Martin, A. R.; Moreno-Estrada, A.; Shringarpure, S. S.; Zakharia, F.; Halperin, E.; Baran, Y.; Cerveira, E.; Hwang, J.; Malhotra, A.; Plewczynski, D.; Radew, K.; Romanovitch, M.; Zhang, C.; Hyland, F. C. L.; Craig, D. W.; Christoforides, A.; Homer, N.; Izatt, T.; Kurdoglu, A. A.; Sinari, S. A.; Squire, K.; Xiao, C.; Sebat, J.; Antaki, D.; Gujral, M.; Noor, A.; Ye, K.; Burchard, E. G.; Hernandez, R. D.; Gignoux, C. R.; Haussler, D.; Katzman, S. J.; Kent, W. J.; Howie, B.; Ruiz-Linares, A.; Dermitzakis, E. T.; Devine, S. E.; Kang, H. M.; Kidd, J. M.; Blackwell, T.; Caron, S.; Chen, W.; Emery, S.; Fritsche, L.; Fuchsberger, C.; Jun, G.; Li, B.; Lyons, R.; Scheller, C.; Sidore, C.; Song, S.; Sliwerska, E.; Taliun, D.; Tan, A.; Welch, R.; Wing, M. K.; Zhan, X.; Awadalla, P.; Hodgkinson, A.; Li, Y.; Shi, X.; Quitadamo, A.; Lunter, G.; Marchini, J. L.; Myers, S.; Churchhouse, C.; Delaneau, O.; Gupta-Hinch, A.; Kretzschmar, W.; Iqbal, Z.; Mathieson, I.; Menelaou, A.; Rimmer, A.; Xifara, D. K.; Oleksyk, T. K.; Fu, Y.; Liu, X.; Xiong, M.; Jorde, L.; Witherspoon, D.; Xing, J.; Browning, B. L.; Browning, S. R.; Hormozdiari, F.; Sudmant, P. H.; Khurana, E.; Tyler-Smith, C.; Albers, C. A.; Ayub, Q.; Chen, Y.; Colonna, V.; Jostins, L.; Walter, K.; Xue, Y.; Gerstein, M. B.; Abyzov, A.; Balasubramanian, S.; Chen, J.; Clarke, D.; Fu, Y.; Harmanci, A. O.; Jin, M.; Lee, D.; Liu, J.; Mu, X. J.; Zhang, J.; Zhang, Y.; Hartl, C.; Shakir, K.; Degenhardt, J.; Meiers, S.; Raeder, B.; Casale, F. P.; Stegle, O.; Lameijer, E. W.; Hall, I.; Bafna, V.; Michaelson, J.; Gardner, E. J.; Mills, R. E.; Dayama, G.; Chen, K.; Fan, X.; Chong, Z.; Chen, T.; Chaisson, M. J.; Huddleston, J.; Malig, M.; Nelson, B. J.; Parrish, N. F.; Blackburne, B.; Lindsay, S. J.; Ning, Z.; Zhang, Y.; Lam, H.; Sisu, C.; Challis, D.; Evani, U. S.; Lu, J.; Nagaswamy, U.; Yu, J.; Li, W.; Habegger, L.; Yu, H.; Cunningham, F.; Dunham, I.; Lage, K.; Jespersen, J. B.; Horn, H.; Kim, D.; Desalle, R.; Narechania, A.; Sayres, M. A. W.; Mendez, F. L.; Poznik, G. D.; Underhill, P. A.; Mittelman, D.; Banerjee, R.; Cerezo, M.; Fitzgerald, T. W.; Louzada, S.; Massaia, A.; Yang, F.; Kalra, D.; Hale, W.; Dan, X.; Barnes, K. C.; Beiswanger, C.; Cai, H.; Cao, H.; Henn, B.; Jones, D.; Kaye, J. S.; Kent, A.; Kerasidou, A.; Mathias, R.; Ossorio, P. N.; Parker, M.; Rotimi, C. N.; Royal, C. D.; Sandoval, K.; Su, Y.; Tian, Z.; Tishkoff, S.; Via, M.; Wang, Y.; Yang, H.; Yang, L.; Zhu, J.; Bodmer, W.; Bedoya, G.; Cai, Z.; Gao, Y.; Chu, J.; Peltonen, L.; Garcia-Montero, A.; Orfao, A.; Dutil, J.; Martinez-Cruzado, J. C.; Mathias, R. A.; Hennis, A.; Watson, H.; McKenzie, C.; Qadri, F.; LaRocque, R.; Deng, X.; Asogun, D.; Folarin, O.; Happi, C.; Omoniwa, O.; Stremlau, M.; Tariyal, R.; Jallow, M.; Joof, F. S.; Corrah, T.; Rockett, K.; Kwiatkowski, D.; Kooner, J.; Hien, T. T.; Dunstan, S. J.; ThuyHang, N.; Fonnie, R.; Garry, R.; Kanneh, L.; Moses, L.; Schieffelin, J.; Grant, D. S.; Gallo, C.; Poletti, G.; Saleheen, D.; Rasheed, A.; Brooks, L. D.; Felsenfeld, A. L.; McEwen, J. E.; Vaydylevich, Y.; Duncanson, A.; Dunn, M.; Schloss, J. A. (Nature Publishing Group, 2015)
      The 1000 Genomes Project set out to provide a comprehensive description of common human genetic variation by applying whole-genome sequencing to a diverse set of individuals from multiple populations. Here we report ...
    • Incorporating family function into chronic pain disability: the role of catastrophizing 

      Akbari, F.; Dehghani, M.; Khatibi, A.; Vervoort, T. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)
      Background: Observers' responses to pain are recently investigated to more comprehensively explain chronic pain (CP) and disability. However, the role of family context, defined as interference in roles, communication, and ...
    • Increased frequency of extremely skewed X chromosome inactivation in juvenile idiopathic arthritis 

      Uz, E.; Mustafa, C.; Topaloglu, R.; Bilginer, Y.; Dursun, A.; Kasapcopur, O.; Ozen, S.; Bakkaloglu, A.; Ozcelik, T. (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2009)
      Objective. Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is a childhood rheumatic disease of unknown etiology. Two subgroups of JIA, i.e., oligoarticular and polyarticular, are thought to have an autoimmune component, and show a ...