• 8-oxoguanine DNA glycosylase (Ogg1) controls hepatic gluconeogenesis 

      Scheffler, Katja; Rachek, Lyudmila; You, Panpan; Rowe, Alexander D.; Wang, Wei; Kuśnierczyk, Anna; Kittelsen, Lene Svendsen; Bjørås, Magnar; Eide, Lars (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) resides in close proximity to metabolic reactions, and is maintained by the 8-oxoguanine DNA glycosylase (Ogg1) and other members of the base excision repair pathway. Here, we tested the hypothesis ...
    • A reseach study on how our sleep, mood and state of mind might impact our dreams 

      Kristensen, Vebjørn (Bachelor thesis, 2022)
      Alle mennesker drømmer og mennesker gir dem mening og prøver å forstå dem. Gjennom tiden har vi visst lite om hva som kan påvirke dem. Noen har prøvd, og på grunn av dette oppsto kontinuitetshypotesen om drømming. Dette ...
    • Apparatus for loss measurements under multidirectional and dc-bias flux in electrical steel laminations 

      Wang, Wei; Nysveen, Arne; Magnusson, Niklas (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Conventional standardized power loss measurements for electric steels are performed at flux densities with a single sinusoidal and unidirectional excitation. However, the flux inside electrical steel laminations can deviate ...
    • Associations between alcohol consumption and frequency of nightmares and bad dreams 

      Olsen, Oda Liavik Fjeld (Bachelor thesis, 2022)
      The present study aims to investigate whether alcohol consumption is associated with the higher frequencies of nightmares and bad dreams. There exists an insufficient number of studies investigating the association between ...
    • Associations between mood, gender and the prevalence of nightmares and bad dreams 

      Grøset, Emma Johansen (Bachelor thesis, 2022)
      This study investigates the associations between mood, gender and the prevalence of nightmares and bad dreams. Several types of research have displayed some connections between emotions and nightmares, but there is still ...
    • Chemical, Physical and Biological Triggers of Evolutionary Sonserved Bcl-xL-Mediated Apoptosis 

      Ianevski, Aleksandr; Kulesskiy, Evgeny; Krpina, Klara; Lou, Guofeng; Aman, Yahyah; Bugai, Andrii; Aasumets, Koit; Akimov, Yevhen; Bulanova, Daria; Gildemann, Kiira; Arutyunyan, Albert F.; Susova, Olga Yu.; Zhuze, Alexei L.; Ji, Ping; Wang, Wei; Holien, Toril; Bugge, Marit; Zusinaite, Eva; Oksenych, Valentyn; Lysvand, Hilde; Gerhold, Joachim M.; Bjørås, Magnar; Johansen, Pål; Waage, Anders; Heckman, Caroline A.; Fang, Evandro Fei; Kainov, Denis (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Background: The evidence that pan-Bcl-2 or Bcl-xL-specific inhibitors prematurely kill virus-infected or RNA/DNA-transfected cells provides rationale for investigating these apoptotic inducers further. We hypothesized that ...
    • ContractWard: Automated Vulnerability Detection Models for Ethereum Smart Contracts 

      Wang, Wei; Song, Jingjing; Xu, Guangquan; Li, Yidong; Wang, Hao; Su, Chunhua (Journal article, 2020)
      Smart contracts are decentralized applications running on Blockchain. A very large number of smart contracts has been deployed on Ethereum. Meanwhile, security flaws of contracts have led to huge pecuniary losses and ...
    • Electrodeposition mechanism of ZnSe thin film in aqueous solution 

      Xu, Jun-Li; Gong, Wei-Ying; Wang, Wei; Meng, Hao; Zhang, Xia; Shi, Zhong-Ning; Haarberg, Geir Martin (Journal article, 2017)
      ZnSe is one of the important and excellent II–VI semiconductor materials, which has direct transition band structure. In this paper, ZnSe thin films were prepared by an electrochemical deposition method, and the formation ...
    • Enhancement of virtual simulator for marine crane operations via haptic device with force feedback 

      Chu, Yingguang; Zhang, Houxiang; Wang, Wei (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      This paper presents simulations of marine crane operations using a haptic device with force feedback. Safe and efficient marine crane operations are challenging under adverse environmental conditions. System testing and ...
    • Exploring the relationship between mood, bad dreams and nightmares. 

      Fjermeros, Mikkel (Bachelor thesis, 2022)
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    • Food and Dreaming: Investigating the importance of time specific food consumption in relation to dreaming frequency 

      Haug, Mikkel N. (Bachelor thesis, 2022)
      Tidligere studier har vist flere nøkkelfaktorer som kan påvirke en persons drømmer, men matinntak før søvn har så langt fått lite oppmerksomhet. Spørsmålet om og hvordan matinntak kan påvirke drømmer er en av de fremtredende ...
    • Functional Impact of the Autophagy Lysosomal Pathway in Neurodevelopment and Neuroprotection 

      Aune, Ingvild Haugnes (Master thesis, 2021)
      Proteinet ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase L1 (UCHL1) tilhører en familie av enzymer som hydrolyserer ubiquitin. Enzymet uttrykkes sterkt i hjernen og spesielt i nevroner, men dens primære funksjoner ukjent. Nylig identifiserte ...
    • Functional Impact of the Ubiquitin Proteasomal System in Neurodevelopment and Neuroprotection 

      Oanæs, Celine (Master thesis, 2021)
      Ubiquitin er et lite molekyl som regulerer en mengde vitale molekylære prosesser i cellene våre ved å binde seg til diverse målproteiner. Ubiquitinaser kan fjerne dette molekylet fra substrat. Blant 100 ubiquitinaser som ...
    • Gender differences in nightmares, bad dreams and sexual dreaming 

      Almaas, Emilie Haug (Bachelor thesis, 2022)
      This study has examined if there were gender differences in frequency of nightmare and bad dreams and sexual dreaming in a Norwegian population. Previous research has shown mixed results relating to these dreaming habits, ...
    • Generation of a Mouse Model Lacking the Non-Homologous End-Joining Factor Mri/Cyren 

      Castaneda Zegarra, Sergio Miguel; Huse, Camilla; Røsand, Øystein; Sarno, Antonio; Xing, Mengtan; Zhang, Qindong; Alirezaylavasani, Amin; Werner, Julia; Ji, Ping; Liabakk, Nina-Beate; Wang, Wei; Bjørås, Magnar; Oksenych, Valentyn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Classical non-homologous end joining (NHEJ) is a molecular pathway that detects, processes, and ligates DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs) throughout the cell cycle. Mutations in several NHEJ genes result in neurological ...
    • Generation of stem cell derived retinal organoids for the disease modeling and treatment of Retinitis Pigmentosa 

      Schjølberg, Jørn-Ove (Master thesis, 2021)
      The hereditary retinal disease Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) leads to loss of photoreceptor cells and is a significant cause of blindness, affecting over 2 million worldwide. This project focus on Retinitis pigmentosa type 11 ...
    • Impact of CLN3 deficiency and Autophagy Lysosomal Pathway (ALP) in Neurodegeneration 

      Andersen, Vilde Nagelsaker (Master thesis, 2021)
      CLN3 Batten sykdom er en sjelden nevrodegenerativ lidelse som rammer barn. Sykdommen er forårsaket av mutasjoner i CLN3-genet, noe som blant annet fører til gradvis svekket syn som ender med blindhet, avtagende motoriske ...
    • Increased p53 signaling impairs neural differentiation in HUWE1-promoted intellectual disabilities 

      Aprigliano, Rossana; Aksu, Merdane Ezgi; Bradamante, Stefano; Mihaljevic, Boris; Wang, Wei; Rian, Kristin; Montaldo, Nicola Pietro; Grooms, Kayla; Martin, Sarah; Bordin, Diana Lilian; Bosshard, Matthias; Peng, Yunhui; Alexov, Emil; Skinner, Cindy; Liabakk, Nina-Beate; Sullivan, Gareth; Bjørås, Magnar; Schwartz, Charles; van Loon, Barbara (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Essential E3 ubiquitin ligase HUWE1 (HECT, UBA, and WWE domain containing 1) regulates key factors, such as p53. Although mutations in HUWE1 cause heterogenous neurodevelopmental X-linked intellectual disabilities (XLIDs), ...
    • Integrative whole-genome sequence analysis reveals roles of regulatory mutations in BCL6 and BCL2 in follicular lymphoma 

      Batmanov, Kirill; Wang, Wei; Bjørås, Magnar; Delabie, Jan; Wang, Junbai (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The contribution of mutations in regulatory regions to tumorigenesis has been the subject of many recent studies. We propose a new framework for integrative analysis of genome-wide sequencing data by considering diverse ...
    • NEIL1 and NEIL2 DNA glycosylases modulate anxiety and learning in a cooperative manner in mice 

      Hildrestrand, Gunn Annette; Rolseth, Veslemøy; Kunath, Nicolas; Suganthan, Rajikala; Jensen, Vidar; Bugaj, Anna Maria; Fernandez Berrocal, Marion Silvana; SIkko, Sunniva Bøe; Vetlesen, Susanne; Kusnierczyk, Anna; Olsen, Ann-Karin Hardie; Gutzkow, Kristine Bjerve; Rowe, Alexander D.; Wang, Wei; Moldestad, Olve; Syrstad, Monika; Slupphaug, Geir; Eide, Lars; Klungland, Arne; Sætrom, Pål; Luna, Luisa; Ye, Jing; Scheffler, Katja; Bjørås, Magnar (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Oxidative DNA damage in the brain has been implicated in neurodegeneration and cognitive decline. DNA glycosylases initiate base excision repair (BER), the main pathway for oxidative DNA base lesion repair. NEIL1 and NEIL3 ...