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Tziakas, D.N., Chalikias, G.K., Stakos, D.A., Papanas, N., Chatzikyriakou, S.V., Mitrousi, K., Maltezos, E., Boudoulas, H. 2008, Effect of Statins on Collagen Type I Degradation in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease and Atrial Fibrillation, American Journal of Cardiology

Dahoun, S., Gagos, S., Gagnebin, M., Gehrig, C., Burgi, C., Simon, F., Vieux, C., Extermann, P., Lyle, R., Morris, M.A., Antonarakis, S.E., Béna, F., Blouin, J.-L. 2008, Monozygotic twins discordant for trisomy 21 and maternal 21q inheritance: A complex series of events, American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A

Constantinides, C.A., Tyritzis, S.I., Evangelou, C., Kyroudi, A., Liatsikos, E., Karamessinis, P., Zervas, A., Pavlakis, K. 2008, Vascular endothelial growth factor protein expression in a renal ablation rabbit model under prolonged warm and cold ischemia, American Journal of Nephrology

Kariyawasam, H.H., Xanthou, G., Barkans, J., Aizen, M., Kay, A.B., Robinson, D.S. 2008, Basal expression of bone morphogenetic protein receptor is reduced in mild asthma, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Papadopoulos, V.P., Giaglis, S., Mitroulis, I., Ritis, K. 2008, The population genetics of familial mediterranean fever: A meta-analysis study, Annals of Human Genetics

Salavoura, K., Kolialexi, A., Tsangaris, G., Mavrou, A. 2008, Development of cancer in patients with primary immunodeficiencies, Anticancer Research

Kanellakopoulou, K., Thivaios, G.C., Kolia, M., Donatas, I., Nakopoulou, L., Dounis, E., Giamarellos-Bourboulis, E.J., Andreopoulos, A., Karagiannakos, P., Giamarellou, H. 2008, Local treatment of experimental Pseudomonas aeruginosa osteomyelitis with a biodegradable dilactide polymer releasing ciprofloxacin, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

Kostomitsopoulos, N., Carbone, C., Demers, G. 2008, Role of the international council for laboratory animal science (ICLAS) in the promotion of care and use of laboratory animals in southeast Europe, Archives of Biological Sciences

Sarris, M., Goula, A., Gioka, B., Soulis, S. 2008, Quality of life of patients and quality of health care after renal transplantation, Archives of Hellenic Medicine

Sokolis, D.P., Lampropoulos, K.M., Dimitriou, K.A., Balafas, E., Kyriakidis, M., Karayannacos, P.E. 2008, Long-term effects of β-receptor blockade on the mechanical behavior of the aorta in experimental animals, Archives of Hellenic Medicine

Xilouri, M., Vogiatzi, T., Vekrellis, K., Stefanis, L. 2008, α-synuclein degradation by autophagic pathways: A potential key to Parkinson's disease pathogenesis, Autophagy

Vlamis-Gardikas, A. 2008, The multiple functions of the thiol-based electron flow pathways of Escherichia coli: Eternal concepts revisited, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects

Theofilopoulos, S., Lykidis, A., Leondaritis, G., Mangoura, D. 2008, Novel function of the human presqualene diphosphate phosphatase as a type II phosphatidate phosphatase in phosphatidylcholine and triacylglyceride biosynthesis pathways, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids

Psarra, A.-M.G., Sekeris, C.E. 2008, Nuclear receptors and other nuclear transcription factors in mitochondria: Regulatory molecules in a new environment, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Cell Research

Alexandridou, A., Tsangaris, G.Th., Vougas, K., Nikita, K., Spyrou, G. 2008, Peptide Finder: Mapping measured molecular masses to peptides and proteins, Bioinformatics

Kouroupi, E., Zoi, K., Parquet, N., Zoi, C., Kiladjian, J.-J., Grigoraki, V., Vainchenker, W., Lellouche, F., Marzac, C., Schlageter, M.-H., Dosquet, C., Scott, L.M., Fenaux, P., Loukopoulos, D., Chomienne, C., Cassinat, B. 2008, Mutations in exon 12 of JAK2 are mainly found in JAK2 V617F-negative polycythaemia vera patients, British Journal of Haematology

Zoi, K., Terpos, E., Zoi, C., Loukopoulos, D. 2008, Increased CD177 (PRV1) expression in thalassaemia and the underlying erythropoietic activity, British Journal of Haematology

Dimas, K., Tsimplouli, C., Anagnostopoulos, A.K., Mahaira, L., Iliopoulou, E., Perez, S., Vougas, K., Tsangaris, G.T. 2008, The proteome profile of two cell lines and their xenografts isolated from a patient with clear cell sarcoma (soft tissue melanoma), Cancer Genomics and Proteomics

Niforou, K.N., Anagnostopoulos, A.K., Vougas, K., Kittas, C., Gorgoulis, V.G., Tsangaris, G.Th. 2008, The proteome profile of the human osteosarcoma U2OS cell line, Cancer Genomics and Proteomics

Gagos, S., Chiourea, M., Christodoulidou, A., Apostolou, E., Raftopoulou, C., Deustch, S., Jefford, C.-E., Irminger-Finger, I., Shay, J.W., Antonarakis, S.E. 2008, Pericentromeric instability and spontaneous emergence of human neoacrocentric and minute chromosomes in the alternative pathway of telomere lengthening, Cancer Research

Apostolou, E., Thanos, D. 2008, Virus Infection Induces NF-κB-Dependent Interchromosomal Associations Mediating Monoallelic IFN-β Gene Expression, Cell

Politis, P.K., Thomaidou, D., Matsas, R. 2008, Coordination of cell cycle exit and differentiation of neuronal progenitors, Cell Cycle

Pampalakis, G., Arampatzidou, M., Amoutzias, G., Kossida, S., Sotiropoulou, G. 2008, Identification and analysis of mammalian KLK6 orthologue genes for prediction of physiological substrates, Computational Biology and Chemistry

Tziakas, D.N., Chalikias, G.K., Stakos, D., Tentes, I.K., Chatzikyriakou, S.V., Mitrousi, K., Kortsaris, A.X., Boudoulas, H., Kaski, J.C. 2008, Cholesterol composition of erythrocyte membranes and its association with clinical presentation of coronary artery disease, Coronary Artery Disease

Varela, E., Koustouki, V., Davos, C.H., Eleni, K. 2008, Psychological consequences among adults following the 1999 earthquake in Athens, Greece, Disasters

Prinarakis, E., Chantzoura, E., Thanos, D., Spyrou, G. 2008, S-glutathionylation of IRF3 regulates IRF3-CBP interaction and activation of the IFNβ pathway, EMBO Journal

Doxakis, E., Howard, L., Rohrer, H., Davies, A.M. 2008, HAND transcription factors are required for neonatal sympathetic neuron survival, EMBO Reports

Damdimopoulos, A.E., Spyrou, G., Gustafsson, J.-Å. 2008, Ligands differentially modify the nuclear mobility of estrogen receptors α and β, Endocrinology

Tziakas, D.N., Chalikias, G.K., Tentes, I.K., Stakos, D., Chatzikyriakou, S.V., Mitrousi, K., Kortsaris, A.X., Kaski, J.C., Boudoulas, H. 2008, Interleukin-8 is increased in the membrane of circulating erythrocytes in patients with acute coronary syndrome, European Heart Journal

Arvanitis, D.A., Sanoudou, D., Kolokathis, F., Vafiadaki, E., Papalouka, V., Kontrogianni-Konstantopoulos, A., Theodorakis, G.N., Paraskevaidis, I.A., Adamopoulos, S., Dorn II, G.W., Kremastinos, D.Th., Kranias, E.G. 2008, The Ser96Ala variant in histidine-rich calcium-binding protein is associated with life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy, European Heart Journal

Chatzikyriakou, S.V., Tziakas, D.N., Chalikias, G.K., Stakos, D.A., Thomaidi, A.K., Mitrousi, K., Lantzouraki, A.E., Kotsiou, S., Maltezos, E., Boudoulas, H. 2008, Serum levels of collagen type-I degradation markers are associated with vascular stiffness in chronic heart failure patients, European Journal of Heart Failure

Georgiadou, P., Iliodromitis, E.K., Kolokathis, F., Mavroidis, M., Andreadou, I., Demopoulou, M., Varounis, Ch., Capetanaki, Y., Boudoulas, H., Kremastinos, D.Th. 2008, Plasma levels of osteopontin before and 24 h after percutaneous coronary intervention, Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Targets

Georgiadou, P., Iliodromitis, E.K., Varounis, C., Mavroidis, M., Kolokathis, F., Andreadou, I., Psarras, S., Capetanaki, Y., Boudoulas, H., Kremastinos, D.Th. 2008, Relationship between plasma osteopontin and oxidative stress in patients with coronary artery disease, Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Targets

Mavroidis, M., Panagopoulou, P., Kostavasili, I., Weisleder, N., Capetanaki, Y. 2008, A missense mutation in desmin tail domain linked to human dilated cardiomyopathy promotes cleavage of the head domain and abolishes its Z-disc localization, FASEB Journal

Chen, G., Zhou, X., Nicolaou, P., Rodriguez, P., Song, G., Mitton, B., Pathak, A., Zachariah, A., Fan, G.-C., Dorn II, G.W., Kranias, E.G. 2008, A human polymorphism of protein phosphatase-1 inhibitor-1 is associated with attenuated contractile response of cardiomyocytes to β-adrenergic stimulation, FASEB Journal

Lavigne, M.D., Yates, L., Coxhead, P., Górecki, D.C. 2008, Nuclear-targeted chimeric vector enhancing nonviral gene transfer into skeletal muscle of Fabry mice in vivo, FASEB Journal

Zhou, J., Eleni, C., Spyrou, G., Brüne, B. 2008, The mitochondrial thioredoxin system regulates nitric oxide-induced HIF-1α protein, Free Radical Biology and Medicine

Kapasa, M., Serafimidis, I., Gavalas, A., Kossida, S. 2008, Identification of phylogenetically conserved enhancer elements implicated in pancreas development in the WISP1 and CTGF orthologs, Genomics

Sokolis, D.P., Boudoulas, H., Karayannacos, P.E. 2008, Segmental differences of aortic function and composition: Clinical implications, Hellenic Journal of Cardiology

Wooley, C.F., Sparks, E.A., Olsen, S., Boudoulas, H. 2008, A cardiovascular teaching laboratory: The master class in ambulatory teaching, Hellenic Journal of Cardiology

Kyratzi, E., Pavlaki, M., Stefanis, L. 2008, The S18Y polymorphic variant of UCH-L1 confers an antioxidant function to neuronal cells, Human Molecular Genetics

Haghighi, K., Chen, G., Sato, Y., Fan, G.-C., He, S., Kolokathis, F., Pater, L., Paraskevaidis, I., Jones, W.K., Dorn II, G.W., Kremastinos, D.Th., Kranias, E.G. 2008, A human phospholamban promoter polymorphism in dilated cardiomyopathy alters transcriptional regulation by glucocorticoids, Human Mutation

Moulakakis, K.G., Poulakou, M.V., Dosios, T., Dontas, I., Sokolis, D.P., Vlachos, I.S., Safioleas, M.C., Papachristodoulou, A., Karayannacos, P.E., Perrea, D.N. 2008, Hypothyroidism and the aorta. Evidence of increased oxidative DNA damage to the aorta of hypothyroid rats, In Vivo

Sofocleous, C., Kitsiou, S., Fryssira, H., Kolialexi, A., Kalaitzidaki, M., Roma, E., Tsangaris, G.Th., Chistofidou, C., Metaxotou, C., Kanavakis, E., Mavrou, A. 2008, 10 years' experience in fragile X testing among mentally retarded individuals in Greece: A molecular and epidemiological approach, In Vivo

Gazouli, M., Atsaves, V., Mantzaris, G., Economou, M., Nasioulas, G., Evangelou, K., Archimandritis, A.J., Anagnou, N.P. 2008, Role of functional polymorphisms of NRAMP1 gene for the development of Crohn's disease, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Papassavas, A.C., Gioka, V., Chatzistamatiou, T., Kokkinos, T., Anagnostakis, I., Gecka, G., Redoukas, I., Paterakis, G., Stavropoulos-Giokas, C. 2008, A strategy of splitting individual high volume cord blood units into two half subunits prior to processing increases the recovery of cells and facilitates ex vivo expansion of the infused haematopoietic progenitor cells in adults, International Journal of Laboratory Hematology

Tziveleka, L.-A., Psarra, A.-M.G., Tsiourvas, D., Paleos, C.M. 2008, Synthesis and evaluation of functional hyperbranched polyether polyols as prospected gene carriers, International Journal of Pharmaceutics

Thireos, G., Panayotou, G., Thanos, D. 2008, Biochemistry and molecular biology research achievements in Greece, IUBMB Life
Psarra, A.-M.G., Sekeris, C.E. 2008, Steroid and thyroid hormone receptors in mitochondria, IUBMB Life

Nicolaou, P., Knöll, R., Haghighi, K., Fan, G.-C., Dorn II, G.W., Hasenfuß, G., Kranias, E.G. 2008, Human mutation in the anti-apoptotic heat shock protein 20 abrogates its cardioprotective effects, Journal of Biological Chemistry

Vogiatzi, T., Xilouri, M., Vekrellis, K., Stefanis, L. 2008, Wild type α-synuclein is degraded by chaperone-mediated autophagy and macroautophagy in neuronal cells, Journal of Biological Chemistry

Panagopoulou, P., Davos, C.H., Milner, D.J., Varela, E., Cameron, J., Mann, D.L., Capetanaki, Y. 2008, Desmin mediates TNF-α-induced aggregate formation and intercalated disk reorganization in heart failure, Journal of Cell Biology

Charmandari, E., Ichijo, T., Jubiz, W., Baid, S., Zachman, K., Chrousos, G.P., Kino, T. 2008, A novel point mutation in the amino terminal domain of the human glucocorticoid receptor (hGR) gene enhancing hGR-mediated gene expression, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism

Charmandari, E., Kino, T., Ichijo, T., Chrousos, G.P. 2008, Generalized glucocorticoid resistance: Clinical aspects, molecular mechanisms, and implications of a rare genetic disorder, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism

Mueller, A., Meiser, A., McDonagh, E.M., Fox, J.M., Petit, S.J., Xanthou, G., Williams, T.J., Pease, J.E. 2008, CXCL4-induced migration of activated T lymphocytes is mediated by the chemokine receptor CXCR3, Journal of Leukocyte Biology

Sofianos, Z.D., Katsila, T., Kostomitsopoulos, N., Balafas, V., Matsoukas, J., Tselios, T., Tamvakopoulos, C. 2008, In vivo evaluation and in vitro metabolism of leuprolide in mice - Mass spectrometry-based biomarker measurement for efficacy and toxicity, Journal of Mass Spectrometry

Garbis, S.D., Tyritzis, S.I., Roumeliotis, T., Zerefos, P., Giannopoulou, E.G., Vlahou, A., Kossida, S., Diaz, J., Vourekas, S., Tamvakopoulos, C., Pavlakis, K., Sanoudou, D., Constantinides, C.A. 2008, Search for potential markers for prostate cancer diagnosis, prognosis and treatment in clinical tissue specimens using amine-specific isobaric tagging (iTRAQ) with two-dimensional liquid chromatography and tandem mass spectrometry, Journal of Proteome Research

Mavroiu, A., Anagnostopoulos, A.K., Kolialexi, A., Vougas, K., Papantoniou, N., Antsaklis, A., Fountoulakis, M., Tsangaris, G.T. 2008, Proteomic analysis of amniotic fluid in pregnancies with turner syndrome fetuses, Journal of Proteome Research

Kadoglou, N.P.E., Gerasimidis, T., Golemati, S., Kapelouzou, A., Karayannacos, P.E., Liapis, C.D. 2008, The relationship between serum levels of vascular calcification inhibitors and carotid plaque vulnerability, Journal of Vascular Surgery

Lagadinou, E.D., Ziros, P.G., Tsopra, O.A., Dimas, K., Kokkinou, D., Thanopoulou, E., Karakantza, M., Pantazis, P., Spyridonidis, A., Zoumbos, N.C. 2008, c-Jun N-terminal kinase activation failure is a new mechanism of anthracycline resistance in acute myeloid leukemia, Leukemia

Dahabreh, I.J., Giannouli, S., Zoi, C., Zoi, K., Loukopoulos, D., Voulgarelis, M. 2008, Hypereosinophilic syndrome: Another face of janus?, Leukemia Research

Vretou, E., Katsiki, E., Psarrou, E., Vougas, K., Tsangaris, G.Th. 2008, Identification and characterization of Inc766, an inclusion membrane protein in Chlamydophila abortus-infected cells, Microbial Pathogenesis

Dalkas, G.A., Papakyriakou, A., Vlamis-Gardikas, A., Spyroulias, G.A. 2008, Low molecular weight inhibitors of the protease anthrax lethal factor, Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry

Koutroubas, G., Merika, M., Thanos, D. 2008, Bypassing the requirements for epigenetic modifications in gene transcription by increasing enhancer strength, Molecular and Cellular Biology

Apostolou, E., Thanos, D. 2008, Linking Differential Chromatin Loops to Transcriptional Decisions, Molecular Cell

Arvanitis, D.A., Spandidos, D.A. 2008, Deregulation of the G1/S phase transition in cancer and squamous intraepithelial lesions of the uterine cervix: A case control study, Oncology Reports

Chi, N.C., Shaw, R.M., Jungblut, B., Huisken, J., Ferrer, T., Arnaout, R., Scott, I., Beis, D., Xiao, T., Baier, H., Jan, L.Y., Tristani-Firouzi, M., Stainier, D.Y.R. 2008, Genetic and physiologic dissection of the vertebrate cardiac conduction system, PLoS Biology

Imamura, S., Uchiyama, J., Koshimizu, E., Hanai, J.-I., Raftopoulou, C., Murphey, R.D., Bayliss, P.E., Imai, Y., Burns, C.E., Masutomi, K., Gagos, S., Zon, L.I., Roberts, T.M., Kishi, S. 2008, A non-canonical function of zebrafish telomerase reverse transcriptase is required for developmental hematopoiesis, PLoS ONE

Kolialexi, A., Tsangaris, G.Th., Papantoniou, N., Anagnostopoulos, A.K., Vougas, K., Bagiokos, V., Antsaklis, A., Mavrou, A. 2008, Application of proteomics for the identification of differentially expressed protein markers for Down syndrome in maternal plasma, Prenatal Diagnosis

Kontos, H., Manolakos, E., Malligiannis, P., Plachouras, N., Ploumis, N., Mihalatos, M., Orru, S., Anastasiadou, E., Petersen, M.B. 2008, Prenatal diagnosis of a fetus with 7q11.23 deletion detected by multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification (MLPA) screening, Prenatal Diagnosis

Falvo, J.V., Lin, C.H., Tsytsykova, A.V., Hwang, P.K., Thanos, D., Goldfeld, A.E., Maniatis, T. 2008, A dimer-specific function of the transcription factor NFATp, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Kypreou, K.P., Kavvadas, P., Karamessinis, P., Peroulis, M., Alberti, A., Sideras, P., Psarras, S., Capetanaki, Y., Politis, P.K., Charonis, A.S. 2008, Altered expression of calreticulin during the development of fibrosis, Proteomics

Gouti, M., Gavalas, A. 2008, Hoxb1 controls cell fate specification and proliferative capacity of neural stem and progenitor cells, Stem Cells

Serafimidis, I., Rakatzi, I., Episkopou, V., Gouti, M., Gavalas, A. 2008, Novel effectors of directed and Ngn3-mediated differentiation of mouse embryonic stem cells into endocrine pancreas progenitors, Stem Cells

Alexakis, N., Gakiopoulou, H., Dimitriou, C., Albanopoulos, K., Fingerhut, A., Skalistira, M., Patsouris, E., Bramis, J., Leandros, E. 2008, Liver histology alterations during carbon dioxide pneumoperitoneum in a porcine model, Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques

Rafail, S., Ritis, K., Schaefer, K., Kourtzelis, I., Speletas, M., Doumas, M., Giaglis, S., Kambas, K., Konstantinides, S., Kartalis, G. 2008, Leptin induces the expression of functional tissue factor in human neutrophils and peripheral blood mononuclear cells through JAK2-dependent mechanisms and TNFα involvement, Thrombosis Research

Chrousos, G.P., Kino, T., Charmandari, E. 2008, Generalized glucocorticoid resistance, US Endocrinology

Schiffer, E., Mischak, H., Theodorescu, D., Vlahou, A. 2008, Challenges of using mass spectrometry as a bladder cancer biomarker discovery platform, World Journal of Urology