VN Kristensen

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In Parkinson's disease as well as presenile dementia there is a dopamine deficit in the basal ganglia. Extrapyramidal symptoms are common in presenile dementia, and dementia is a common trait in Parkinsonism. It is reasonable to suggest a partial common etiology and pathophysiology, and the logical consequence is an investigation of levodopa substitution is(More)
BACKGROUND Microarray Comparative Genomic Hybridization (array CGH) provides a means to examine DNA copy number aberrations. Various platforms, brands and underlying technologies are available, facing the user with many choices regarding platform sensitivity and number, localization, and density distribution of probes. RESULTS We evaluate three different(More)
BACKGROUND Targeting differentially activated or perturbed tumour pathways is the key idea in individualised cancer therapy, which is emerging as an important option in treating cancers with poor prognostic profiles. TP53 mutation status is known as a core determinant of survival in breast cancer. The pathways disrupted in association with TP53 mutation(More)
  • G Løvås, H Haukås, K Sandve, L B Andersen, O Njå, W Rettedal +32 others
  • 2016
His professional career includes five years in the petroleum industry (Statoil) and about 30 years in research and education. Since 1987 he has led the risk group at UiS. He has had a main responsibility for the master and PhD programs in the risk field, first as specialisations within petroleum and offshore technology, then the last 10 years in Risk(More)