• Cell-Type-Specific Transcription of Innate Immune Regulators in response to HMPV Infection 

      Loevenich, Simon; Malmo, Jostein; Liberg, Ann Magritt; Sherstova, Tatyana; Li, Youxian; Rian, Kristin; Johnsen, Ingvild Bjellmo; Anthonsen, Marit Walbye (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Human metapneumovirus (HMPV) may cause severe respiratory disease. The early innate immune response to viruses like HMPV is characterized by induction of antiviral interferons (IFNs) and proinflammatory immune mediators ...
    • Toll-like receptor profiling of seven trophoblast cell lines warrants caution for translation to primary trophoblasts 

      Gierman, Lobke; Stødle, Guro; Tangerås, Line Haugstad; Austdal, Marie; Olsen, Guro Dalheim; Follestad, Turid; Skei, Bente; Rian, Kristin; Gundersen, Astrid; Austgulen, Rigmor; Iversen, Ann-Charlotte (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Introduction Excessive placental inflammation is associated with pregnancy complications. Toll-like receptors (TLRs) are sensors for danger signals from infections and damaged tissue and initiate inflammation. Trophoblasts ...