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van Gemert, Y. (author), Kozijn, A.E. (author), Pouwer, M.G. (author), Kruisbergen, N.N.L. (author), van den Bosch, M.H.J. (author), Blom, A.B. (author), Pieterman, E.J. (author), Weinans, H. (author), Stoop, R. (author), Princen, H.M.G. (author), van Lent, P.L.E.M. (author)
Objective: High systemic cholesterol levels have been associated with osteoarthritis (OA) development. Therefore, cholesterol lowering by statins has been suggested as a potential treatment for OA. We investigated whether therapeutic high-intensive cholesterol-lowering attenuated OA development in dyslipidemic APOE*3Leiden.CETP mice. Methods:...
article 2021
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Pouwer, M.G. (author)
The thesis discussed several strategies that may contribute to further CVD risk reduction in the future. We described two novel lipid-lowering strategies, we unraveled (part of) the etiology of the cardiovascular safety issues of TKIs that are used for the treatment of CML, and we investigated the dose effects of PFOA on lipoprotein metabolism....
doctoral thesis 2020
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Ndika, J. (author), Ilves, M. (author), Kooter, I.M. (author), Grollers-Mulderij, M. (author), Duistermaat, E. (author), Tromp, P.C. (author), Kuper, F. (author), Kinaret, P. (author), Greco, D. (author), Karisola, P. (author), Alenius, H. (author)
The diversity and increasing prevalence of products derived from engineered nanomaterials (ENM), warrants implementation of non-animal approaches to health hazard assessment for ethical and practical reasons. Although non-animal approaches are becoming increasingly popular, there are almost no studies of side-by-side comparisons with traditional...
article 2020
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Brotzmann, K. (author), Wolterbeek, A. (author), Kroese, D. (author), Braunbeck, T. (author)
Since teratogenicity testing in mammals is a particular challenge from an animal welfare perspective, there is a great need for the development of alternative test systems. In this context, the zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryo has received increasing attention as a non-protected embryonic vertebrate in vivo model. The predictive power of zebrafish...
article 2020
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Stiebing, C. (author), Jahn, I.J. (author), Schmitt, M. (author), Keijzer, N. (author), Kleemann, R. (author), Kiliaan, A.J. (author), Drexler, W. (author), Leitgeb, R.A. (author), Popp, J. (author)
The presence of biomarkers characteristic for Alzheimer's disease in the retina is a controversial topic. Raman spectroscopy offers information on the biochemical composition of tissues. Thus, it could give valuable insight into the diagnostic value of retinal analysis. Within the present study, retinas of a double transgenic mouse model, that...
article 2020
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van Esch, B.C.A.M. (author), van Bilsen, J.H.M. (author), Gros- van Hest, M. (author), Kleinjans, L. (author), Belzer, C. (author), Jeurink, P.V. (author), Garssen, J. (author), Smit, J.J. (author), Pieters, R.H.H. (author), Knippels, L.M. (author)
Introduction This 4-center study is part of a project to validate a food allergy murine model for safety testing of hydrolyzed infant formulas. Aim The aim of the current multi-center experiment was to evaluate the residual allergenicity of three partial hydrolyzed whey proteins (pWH) in a multiple-parameter cow’s milk allergy murine model and...
article 2020
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van Ginneken, V. (author), Verheij, E.R. (author), de Vries, E. (author), Schouten, F. (author), van der Greef, J. (author)
There are currently two main directions with regard to nutritional supplements with PUFAs. The first research school recommends enriching the diet with the essential fatty acid (EFA) obtained from vegetable sources, the C18 lipid omega-3 molecule α-linolenic acid and then via the elongase/desaturase activity naturally in omega-3 Eicosapentaenoic...
article 2020
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He, M. (author), Harms, A.C. (author), van Wijk, E. (author), Wang, M. (author), Berger, R. (author), Koval, S. (author), Hankemeier, T. (author), van der Greef, J. (author)
Background. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a complex, chronic autoimmune disease characterized by various inflammatory symptoms, including joint swelling, joint pain, and both structural and functional joint damage. The most commonly used animal model for studying RA is mice with collagen‐induced arthritis (CIA); the wide use of this model is due...
article 2019
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Abe, N. (author), Kato, S. (author), Tsuchida, T. (author), Sugimoto, K. (author), Saito, R. (author), Verschuren, L. (author), Kleemann, R. (author), Oka, K. (author)
Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is a fast-growing liver disease in the Western world. Currently, only a few animal models show both the metabolic and histological features of human NASH. We aimed to explore murine NASH models in a time dependent manner that exhibit metabolic, histological and transcriptomic hallmarks of human NASH. For this...
article 2019
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Morrison, M.C. (author), Kleemann, R. (author), van Koppen, A. (author), Hanemaaijer, R. (author), Verschuren, L. (author)
Introduction: It is generally accepted that metabolic inflammation in the liver is an important driver of disease progression in NASH and associated matrix remodeling/fibrosis. However, the exact molecular inflammatory mechanisms are poorly defined in human studies. Investigation of key pathogenic mechanisms requires the use of pre-clinical...
article 2018
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Kozijn, A.E. (author), Gierman, L.M. (author), van der Ham, F. (author), Mulder, P. (author), Morrison, M.C. (author), Kühnast, S. (author), van der Heijden, R.A. (author), Stavro, P.M. (author), van Koppen, A. (author), Pieterman, E.J. (author), van den Hoek, A.M. (author), Kleemann, R. (author), Princen, H.M.G. (author), Mastbergen, S.C. (author), Lafeber, F.P.J.G. (author), Zuurmond, A.M. (author), Bobeldijk, I. (author), Weinans, H. (author), Stoop, R. (author)
Objective. Human cohort studies have demonstrated a role for systemic metabolic dysfunction in osteoarthritis (OA) pathogenesis in obese patients. To explore the mechanisms underlying this metabolic phenotype of OA, we examined cartilage degradation in the knees of mice from different genetic backgrounds in which a metabolic phenotype was...
article 2018
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Remels, A.H.V. (author), Derks, W.J.A. (author), Cillero-Pastor, B. (author), Verhees, K.J.P. (author), Kelders, M.C. (author), Heggermont, W. (author), Carai, P. (author), Summer, G. (author), Ellis, S.R. (author), de Theije, C.C. (author), Heeren, R.M.A. (author), Heymans, S. (author), Papageorgiou, A.P. (author), van Bilsen, M. (author)
Acute viral myocarditis (VM), characterised by leukocyte infiltration and dysfunction of the heart, is an important cause of sudden cardiac death in young adults. Unfortunately, to date, the pathological mechanisms underlying cardiac failure in VM remain incompletely understood. In the current study, we investigated if acute VM leads to cardiac...
article 2018
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van de Steeg, E. (author), Läppchen, T. (author), Aguilera, B. (author), Jansen, H.T. (author), Muilwijk, D. (author), Vermue, R. (author), van der Hoorn, J.W. (author), Donato, K. (author), Rossin, R. (author), de Visser, P.C. (author), Vlaming, M.L.H. (author)
Antisense oligonucleotides (AONs) are promising candidates for treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), a severe and progressive disease resulting in premature death. However, more knowledge on the pharmacokinetics of new AON drug candidates is desired for effective application in the clinic. We assessed the feasibility of using...
article 2017
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Hoeke, G. (author), Wang, Y. (author), van Dam, A.D. (author), Mol, M. (author), Gart, E. (author), Klop, H.G. (author), van den Berg, S.M. (author), Pieterman, E.H. (author), Princen, H.M.G. (author), Groen, A.K. (author), Rensen, P.C.N. (author), Berbée, J.F.P. (author), Boon, M.R. (author)
Background and aims Activation of brown adipose tissue (BAT) reduces both hyperlipidemia and atherosclerosis by increasing the uptake of triglyceride-derived fatty acids by BAT, accompanied by formation and clearance of lipoprotein remnants. We tested the hypothesis that the hepatic uptake of lipoprotein remnants generated by BAT activation...
article 2017
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Colaianna, M. (author), Ilmjärv, S. (author), Peterson, H. (author), Ilse Kern, I. (author), Julien, S. (author), Baquié, M. (author), allocca, G. (author), Bosgra, S. (author), Sachinidis, A. (author), Hengstler, J.G. (author), Leist, M. (author), Krause, K.H. (author)
Identification of neurotoxic drugs and environmental chemicals is an important challenge. However, only few tools to address this topic are available. The aim of this study was to develop a neurotoxicity/developmental neurotoxicity (DNT) test system, using the pluripotent mouse embryonic stem cell line CGR8 (ESCs). The test system uses ESCs at...
article 2017
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Raaphorst, R.M. (author), Savolainen, H. (author), Cantore, M. (author), van de Steeg, E. (author), van Waarde, A. (author), Colabufo, N.A. (author), Elsinga, P.H. (author), Lammertsma, A.A. (author), Windhorst, A.D. (author), Luurtsema, G. (author)
Positron emission tomography (PET) imaging of P-glycoprotein (P-gp) in the blood-brain barrier can be important in neurological diseases where P-gp is affected, such as Alzheimer’s disease. Radiotracers used in the imaging studies are present at very small, nanomolar, concentration, whereas in vitro assays where these tracers are characterized,...
article 2017
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Smit, J. (author), Zeeuw-Brouwer, M.L.D. (author), van Roest, M. (author), de Jong, G. (author), van Bilsen, J. (author)
The current methodology to identify allergenic food proteins is effective in identifying those that are likely to cross-react with known allergens. However, most assays show false positive results for low/non-allergens. Therefore, an ex vivo/in vitro DC-T cell assay and an in vivo mouse model were used to distinguish known allergenic food...
article 2016
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van der Heijden, R.A. (author), Morrison, M.C. (author), Sheedfar, F. (author), Mulder, P. (author), Schreurs, M. (author), Hommelberg, P.P.H. (author), Hofker, M.H. (author), Schalkwijk, C. (author), Kleemann, R. (author), Tietge, U.J.F. (author), Koonen, D.P.Y. (author), Heeringa, P. (author)
Background. Naturally occurring substances from the flavanol and anthocyanin family of polyphenols have been proposed to exert beneficial effects in the course of obesity. We hypothesized that their effects on attenuating obesity-induced dyslipidemia as well as the associated inflammatory sequelae especially have health-promoting potential....
article 2016
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Luijten, M. (author), Olthof, E.D. (author), Hakkert, B.C. (author), Rorije, E. (author), van der Laan, J.-W. (author), Woutersen, R.A. (author), van Benthem, J. (author)
Assessment of genotoxic and carcinogenic potential is considered one of the basic requirements when evaluating possible human health risks associated with exposure to chemicals. Test strategies currently in place focus primarily on identifying genotoxic potential due to the strong association between the accumulation of genetic damage and cancer...
article 2016
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Derous, D. (author), Kelder, T. (author), van Schothorst, E.M. (author), van Erk, M. (author), Voigt, A. (author), Klaus, S. (author), Keijer, J. (author), Radonjic, M. (author)
Health is influenced by interplay of molecular, physiological and environmental factors. To effectively maintain health and prevent disease, health-relevant relations need to be understood at multiple levels of biological complexity. Network-based methods provide a powerful platform for integration and mining of data and knowledge characterizing...
article 2015
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