• 18F-Fluciclovine PET/MRI for preoperative lymph node staging in high-risk prostate cancer patients 

      Selnæs, Kirsten Margrete; Krüger-Stokke, Brage; Elschot, Mattijs; Willoch, Frode; Størkersen, Øystein; Sandsmark, Elise; Moestue, Siver Andreas; Tessem, May-Britt; Halvorsen, Dag; Kjøbli, Eirik; Angelsen, Anders; Langørgen, Sverre; Bertilsson, Helena; Bathen, Tone Frost (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Objective To investigate the diagnostic potential of simultaneous 18F-fluciclovine PET/MRI for pelvic lymph node (LN) staging in patients with high-risk prostate cancer. Methods High-risk prostate cancer patients (n=28) ...
    • 2-hydroxyglutarate as a magnetic resonance biomarker for glioma subtyping 

      Esmaeili, Morteza; Vettukattil, Riyas M; Bathen, Tone Frost (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Mutations in the isocitrate dehydrogenase (IDH) genes are frequently found in gliomas and in a fraction of acute myeloid leukemia patients. This results in the production of an oncometabolite, 2-hydroxyglutarate (2-HG). ...
    • A balanced tissue composition reveals new metabolic and gene expression markers in prostate cancer 

      Tessem, May-Britt; Bertilsson, Helena; Angelsen, Anders; Bathen, Tone Frost; Drabløs, Finn Sverre; Rye, Morten Beck (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Molecular analysis of patient tissue samples is essential to characterize the in vivo variability in human cancers which are not accessible in cell-lines or animal models. This applies particularly to studies of tumor ...
    • A novel non-canonical Wnt signature for prostate cancer aggressiveness 

      Sandsmark, Elise; Hansen, Ailin Falkmo; Selnæs, Kirsten Margrete; Bertilsson, Helena; Bofin, Anna M.; Wright, Alan J.; Viset, Trond; Richardsen, Elin; Drabløs, Finn Sverre; Bathen, Tone Frost; Tessem, May-Britt; Rye, Morten Beck (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Activation of the Canonical Wnt pathway (CWP) has been linked to advanced and metastatic prostate cancer, whereas the Wnt5a-induced non-canonical Wnt pathway (NCWP) has been associated with both good and poor prognosis. A ...
    • A PET/MRI study towards finding the optimal [18F]Fluciclovine PET protocol for detection and characterisation of primary prostate cancer. 

      Elschot, Mattijs; Selnæs, Kirsten Margrete; Sandsmark, Elise; Krüger-Stokke, Brage; Størkersen, Øystein; Tessem, May-Britt; Moestue, Siver Andreas; Bertilsson, Helena; Bathen, Tone Frost (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Purpose: [18F]Fluciclovine PET imaging shows promise for the assessment of prostate cancer. The purpose of this PET/MRI study is to optimise the PET imaging protocol for detection and characterisation of primary prostate ...
    • Accuracy of breast cancer lesion classification using intravoxel incoherent motion diffusion-weighted imaging is improved by the inclusion of global or local prior knowledge with bayesian methods 

      Vidic, Igor; Jerome, Neil Peter; Bathen, Tone Frost; Goa, Pål Erik; While, Peter Thomas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background Diffusion‐weighted MRI (DWI) has potential to noninvasively characterize breast cancer lesions; models such as intravoxel incoherent motion (IVIM) provide pseudodiffusion parameters that reflect tissue perfusion, ...
    • APIM-peptide targeting PCNA improves the efficacy of docetaxel treatment in the TRAMP mouse model of prostate cancer 

      Søgaard, Caroline Danielsen; Moestue, Siver Andreas; Rye, Morten Beck; Kim, Jana; Nepal, Anala; Liabakk, Nina-Beate; Bachke, Siri; Bathen, Tone Frost; Otterlei, Marit; Hill, Deborah Katherine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Docetaxel is the chemotherapeutic choice for metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer, however, it only marginally improves the survival rate. The purpose of the present study was to examine if a peptide ...
    • Assessing treatment response and prognosis by serum and tissue metabolomics in breast cancer patients 

      Debik, Julia Barbara; Euceda, Leslie R.; Lundgren, Steinar; Gythfeldt, Hedda; Garred, Øystein; Borgen, Elin; Engebråten, Olav; Bathen, Tone Frost; Giskeødegård, Guro F. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Patients with locally advanced breast cancer have a worse prognosis compared to patients with localized tumors and require neoadjuvant treatment before surgery. The aim of this study was to characterize the systemic metabolic ...
    • Associations of physical activity and sedentary time with lipoprotein subclasses in Norwegian schoolchildren: The Active Smarter Kids (ASK) study 

      Jones, Paul Remy; Rajalahti, Tarja; Resaland, Geir Kåre; Aadland, Eivind; Steene-Johannessen, Jostein; Anderssen, Sigmund Alfred; Bathen, Tone Frost; Andreassen, Trygve; Kvalheim, Olav Martin; Ekelund, Ulf (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background and aims: Physical activity is favourably associated with certain markers of lipid metabolism. The relationship of physical activity with lipoprotein particle profiles in children is not known. Here we examine ...
    • Automated reference tissue normalization of T2-weighted MR images of the prostate using object recognition 

      Sunoqrot, Mohammed R. S.; Nketiah, Gabriel Addio; Selnæs, Kirsten Margrete; Bathen, Tone Frost; Elschot, Mattijs (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Objectives To develop and evaluate an automated method for prostate T2-weighted (T2W) image normalization using dual-reference (fat and muscle) tissue. Materials and methods Transverse T2W images from the publicly ...
    • Biomarker discovery using NMR based metabolomics of tissue 

      Grinde, Maria Tunset; Giskeødegård, Guro F.; Andreassen, Trygve; Tessem, May-Britt; Bathen, Tone Frost; Moestue, Siver Andreas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      NMR-based metabolomics has shown promise in the diagnosis of diseases as it enables identification and quantification of metabolic biomarkers. Using high-resolution magic-angle-spinning (HR-MAS) NMR spectroscopy, metabolic ...
    • Breast cancer quantitative proteome and proteogenomic landscape 

      Johansson, Henrik J.; Socciarelli, Fabio; Vacanti, Nathaniel M.; Haugen, Mads Haugland; Zhu, Yafeng; Siavelis, Ioannis; Fernandez-Woodbridge, Alejandro; Aure, Miriam Ragle; Sennblad, Bengt; Vesterlund, Mattias; Branca, Rui M.; Orre, Lukas M.; Huss, Mikael; Fredlund, Erik; Beraki, Else; Garred, Øystein; Boekel, Jorrit; Sauer, Torill; Zhao, Wei; Nord, Silje; Höglander, Elen K.; Jans, Daniel C.; Brismar, Hjalmar; Haukaas, Tonje Husby; Bathen, Tone Frost; Schlichting, Ellen; Naume, Bjørn; Luders, Torben; Borgen, Elin; Kristensen, Vessela N.; Russnes, Hege Elisabeth Giercksky; Lingjærde, Ole Christian; Mills, Gordon B.; Sahlberg, Kristine Kleivi; Børresen-Dale, Anne-Lise; Lehtiö, Janne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      In the preceding decades, molecular characterization has revolutionized breast cancer (BC) research and therapeutic approaches. Presented herein, an unbiased analysis of breast tumor proteomes, inclusive of 9995 proteins ...
    • Changes to intermediary metabolites in sporadic and LRRK2 Parkinson's disease demonstrated by proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy 

      Aasly, Jan; Sæther, Oddbjørn; Johansen, Krisztina Kunszt; Bathen, Tone Frost; Giskeødegård, Guro F.; White, Linda (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015)
      Background. Parkinson’s disease (PD) remains a clinical diagnosis and biomarkers are needed to detect the disease as early as possible. Genetically determined PD provides an opportunity for studying metabolic differences ...
    • Characterization of triple negative breast cancer based on metabolic profiles using HR MAS MRS 

      Lamichhane, Santosh (Master thesis, 2012)
      Triple negative breast cancers (TNBC) lack estrogen receptors (ER), progesterone receptors (PgR) and human epidermal growth factor receptors 2 (HER-2). Approximately 15% of breast cancer patients are diagnosed with TNBC. ...
    • Characterization of triple negative breast cancer based on metabolic profiles using HR MAS MRS 

      Lamichhane, Santosh (Master thesis, 2012)
      Triple negative breast cancers (TNBC) lack estrogen receptors (ER), progesterone receptors (PgR) and human epidermal growth factor receptors 2 (HER-2). Approximately 15% of breast cancer patients are diagnosed with TNBC. ...
    • Cholesterol synthesis pathway genes in prostate cancer are transcriptionally downregulated when tissue confounding is minimized 

      Rye, Morten Beck; Bertilsson, Helena; Andersen, Maria Karoline; Rise, Kjersti; Bathen, Tone Frost; Drabløs, Finn; Tessem, May-Britt (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Background The relationship between cholesterol and prostate cancer has been extensively studied for decades, where high levels of cellular cholesterol are generally associated with cancer progression and less favorable ...
    • Combined 18F-Fluciclovine PET/MRI shows potential for detection and characterization of high-risk prostate cancer 

      Elschot, Mattijs; Selnæs, Kirsten Margrete; Sandsmark, Elise; Krüger-Stokke, Brage; Størkersen, Øystein; Giskeødegård, Guro F.; Tessem, May-Britt; Moestue, Siver Andreas; Bertilsson, Helena; Bathen, Tone Frost (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The objective of this study is to investigate if quantitative imaging features derived from combined 18F-Fluciclovine Positron Emission Tomograpy (PET) / multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) show potential for ...
    • Cross-sectional and prospective associations between aerobic fitness and lipoprotein particle profile in a cohort of Norwegian schoolchildren 

      Jones, Paul Remy; Rajalahti, Tarja; Resaland, Geir Kåre; Aadland, Eivind; Steene-Johannessen, Jostein; Anderssen, Sigmund Alfred; Bathen, Tone Frost; Andreassen, Trygve; Kvalheim, Olav Martin; Ekelund, Ulf (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Background and aims The associations between aerobic fitness and traditional measures of lipid metabolism in children are uncertain. We investigated whether higher levels of aerobic fitness benefit lipoprotein metabolism ...
    • Cytosolic phospholipase A2 alpha in aggressive breast cancer: Linking inflammation, angiogenesis, and metastasis 

      Tunset, Hanna Maja (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:340, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
    • Detection of recurrent prostate cancer with 18F-Fluciclovine PET/MRI 

      Selnæs, Kirsten Margrete; Krüger-Stokke, Brage; Elschot, Mattijs; Johansen, Håkon; Steen, Per Arvid; Langørgen, Sverre; Aksnessæther, Bjørg Yksnøy; Indrebø, Gunnar; Sjøbakk, Torill Eidhammer; Tessem, May-Britt; Moestue, Siver Andreas; Knobel, Heidi; Tandstad, Torgrim; Bertilsson, Helena; Solberg, Arne; Bathen, Tone Frost (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Objective: Simultaneous PET/MRI combines soft-tissue contrast of MRI with high molecular sensitivity of PET in one session. The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate detection rates of recurrent prostate cancer by ...