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    • 1000 Genomes-based meta-analysis identifies 10 novel loci for kidney function 

      Gorski M; van der Most PJ; Teumer A; Chu AY; Li M; Mijatovic V; Nolte IM; Cocca M; Taliun D; Gomez F; Li Y; Tayo B; Tin A; Feitosa MF; Aspelund T; Attia J; Biffar R; Bochud M; Boerwinkle E; Borecki I; Bottinger EP; Chen MH; Chouraki V; Ciullo M; Coresh J; Cornelis MC; Curhan GC; D'Adamo AP; Dehghan A; Dengler L; Ding J; Eiriksdottir G; Endlich K; Enroth S; Esko T; Franco OH; Gasparini P; Gieger C; Girotto G; Gottesman O; Gudnason V; Gyllensten U; Hancock SJ; Harris TB; Helmer C; Höllerer S; Hofer E; Hofman A; Holliday EG; Homuth G; Hu FB; Huth C; Hutri-Kähönen N; Hwang SJ; Imboden M; Johansson Å; Kähönen M; König W; Kramer H; Krämer BK; Kumar A; Kutalik Z; Lambert JC; Launer LJ; Lehtimäki T; de Borst M; Navis G; Swertz M; Liu Y; Lohman K; Loos RJF; Lu Y; Lyytikäinen LP; McEvoy MA; Meisinger C; Meitinger T; Metspalu A; Metzger M; Mihailov E; Mitchell P; Nauck M; Oldehinkel AJ; Olden M; Wjh Penninx B; Pistis G; Pramstaller PP; Probst-Hensch N; Raitakari OT; Rettig R; Ridker PM; Rivadeneira F; Robino A; Rosas SE; Ruderfer D; Ruggiero D; Saba Y; Sala C; Schmidt H; Schmidt R; Scott RJ; Sedaghat S; Smith AV; Sorice R; Stengel B; Stracke S; Strauch K; Toniolo D; Uitterlinden AG; Ulivi S; Viikari JS; Völker U; Vollenweider P; Völzke H; Vuckovic D; Waldenberger M; Jin Wang J; Yang Q; Chasman DI; Tromp G; Snieder H; Heid IM; Fox CS; Köttgen A; Pattaro C; Böger CA; Fuchsberger C (2017)
      HapMap imputed genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have revealed >50 loci at which common variants with minor allele frequency >5% are associated with kidney function. GWAS using more complete reference sets for imputation, ...
    • 15 Villa-Vigoni-Thesen zur Lexikografie 

      Abel A (Villa Vigoni, 2018)
      Vom 26.11.2018 bis zum 28.11.2018 haben sich in der Villa Vigoni am Comer See 18 SpezialistInnen aus der Wörterbuchforschung, der praktischen Lexikografie, dem Bereich Deutsch als Fremdsprache, der Italianistik, den ...
    • 2.5 - Thermal City: Comprehensive Guide to the Heating and Cooling of Urban Areas 

      Sparber W; Fedrizzi R; Dipasquale C (Elsevier, 2018)
      Direct heat uses in the residential and the different productive sectors amounted to around 50,000 TWh of primary energy in 2014 (IEA, 2016), which corresponded to around 30% of the global energy consumption. A reliable ...
    • 2.7 - Renewable Malls: Transforming Shopping Centres Into Flexible, Decarbonized Urban Energy Assets 

      Barchi G; Moser D; Lollini R (Elsevier, 2018)
      Urban systems de-carbonization is achievable if supported by measures for energy efficiency and integration of renewable energy sources (RES). In this context, a key role can be played by shopping malls. They are usually ...
    • 2.8 - Photovoltaic City: Effective Approaches to Integrated Urban Solar Power 

      Moser D; Lovati M; Maturi L (Elsevier, 2018)
      Photovoltaic (PV) energy systems are on their way to becoming the cheapest form of electricity production in most countries during the coming years. It has already reached a cost level that makes it competitive in several ...
    • The 2018 Lake Louise Acute Mountain Sickness Score 

      Roach RC; Hackett PH; Oelz O; Bärtsch P; Luks AM; MacInnis MJ; Baillie JK; Lake Louise AMS Score Consensus Committee (2018)
      Roach, Robert C., Peter H. Hackett, Oswald Oelz, Peter Bärtsch, Andrew M. Luks, Martin J. MacInnis, J. Kenneth Baillie, and The Lake Louise AMS Score Consensus Committee. The 2018 Lake Louise Acute Mountain Sickness Score. ...
    • 2q37 as a susceptibility locus for idiopathic basal ganglia calcification (IBGC) in a large South Tyrolean family 

      Volpato CB; De Grandi A; Buffone E; Facheris M; Gebert U; Schifferle G; Schönhuber R; Hicks A; Pramstaller PP (2009)
      Familial idiopathic basal ganglia calcification (FIBGC) is an inherited neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the accumulation of calcium deposits in different brain regions, particularly in the basal ganglia. FIBGC ...
    • 3.5 - Multiple Benefits of Smart Urban Energy Transition 

      Bisello A; Vettorato D (Elsevier, 2018)
      This chapter offers an introduction to the multiple benefits concept, as a new paradigm to assess smart urban energy transition projects. By framing all the relevant positive outcomes and linking them to specific stakeholders, ...
    • 32-channel time-correlated-single-photon-counting system for high-throughput lifetime imaging 

      Peronio P; Labanca I; Acconcia G; Ruggeri A; Lavdas AA; Hicks AA; Pramstaller PP; Ghioni M; Rech I (2017)
      Time-Correlated Single Photon Counting (TCSPC) is a very efficient technique for measuring weak and fast optical signals, but it is mainly limited by the relatively "long" measurement time. Multichannel systems have been ...
    • 3D-cultivation of NSCLC cell lines induce gene expression alterations of key cancer-associated pathways and mimic in-vivo conditions 

      Gamerith G; Rainer J; Huber JM; Hackl H; Trajanoski Z; Koeck S; Lorenz E; Kern J; Kofler R; Kellm JM; Zwierzina H; Amann A (2017)
      This work evaluated gene expression differences between a hanging-drop 3D NSCLC model and 2D cell cultures and their in-vivo relevance by comparison to patient-derived data from The Cancer Genome Atlas. Gene expression of ...
    • 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural and Alpha-Ketoglutaric Acid as an Ergogenic Aid During Intensified Soccer Training: A Placebo Controlled Randomized Study 

      Gatterer H; Böcksteiner T; Müller A; Simi H; Krasser C; Djukic R; Schroth R; Wallner D (2018)
      Intensified training may lead to fatigue or even a state of overreaching with temporary reductions in performance. Any aid helping to prevent these consequences and to better tolerate such a training regime would be of ...
    • 52 Genetic Loci Influencing Myocardial Mass 

      van der Harst P; van Setten J; Verweij N; Vogler G; Franke L; Maurano MT; Wang X; Mateo Leach I; Eijgelsheim M; Sotoodehnia N; Hayward C; Sorice R; Meirelles O; Lyytikäinen LP; Polašek O; Tanaka T; Arking DE; Ulivi S; Trompet S; Müller-Nurasyid M; Smith AV; Dörr M; Kerr KF; Magnani JW; Del Greco M F; Zhang W; Nolte IM; Silva CT; Padmanabhan S; Tragante V; Esko T; Abecasis GR; Adriaens ME; Andersen K; Barnett P; Bis JC; Bodmer R; Buckley BM; Campbell H; Cannon MV; Chakravarti A; Chen LY; Delitala A; Devereux RB; Doevendans PA; Dominiczak AF; Ferrucci L; Ford I; Gieger C; Harris TB; Haugen E; Heinig M; Hernandez DG; Hillege HL; Hirschhorn JN; Hofman A; Hubner N; Hwang SJ; Iorio A; Kähönen M; Kellis M; Kolcic I; Kooner IK; Kooner JS; Kors JA; Lakatta EG; Lage K; Launer LJ; Levy D; Lundby A; Macfarlane PW; May D; Meitinger T; Metspalu A; Nappo S; Naitza S; Neph S; Nord AS; Nutile T; Okin PM; Olsen JV; Oostra BA; Penninger JM; Pennacchio LA; Pers TH; Perz S; Peters A; Pinto YM; Pfeufer A; Pilia MG; Pramstaller PP; Prins BP; Raitakari OT; Raychaudhuri S; Rice KM; Rossin EJ; Rotter JI; Schafer S; Schlessinger D; Schmidt CO; Sehmi J; Silljé HH; Sinagra G; Sinner MF; Slowikowski K; Soliman EZ; Spector TD; Spiering W; Stamatoyannopoulos JA; Stolk RP; Strauch K; Tan ST; Tarasov KV; Trinh B; Uitterlinden AG; van den Boogaard M; van Duijn CM; van Gilst WH; Viikari JS; Visscher PM; Vitart V; Völker U; Waldenberger M; Weichenberger CX; Westra HJ; Wijmenga C; Wolffenbuttel BH; Yang J; Bezzina CR; Munroe PB; Snieder H; Wright AF; Rudan I; Boyer LA; Asselbergs FW; van Veldhuisen DJ; Stricker BH; Psaty BM; Ciullo M; Sanna S; Lehtimäki T; Wilson JF; Bandinelli S; Alonso A; Gasparini P; Jukema JW; Kääb S; Gudnason V; Felix SB; Heckbert SR; de Boer RA; Newton-Cheh C; Hicks AA; Chambers JC; Jamshidi Y; Visel A; Christoffels VM; Isaacs A; Samani NJ; de Bakker PI (2016)
      Myocardial mass is a key determinant of cardiac muscle function and hypertrophy. Myocardial depolarization leading to cardiac muscle contraction is reflected by the amplitude and duration of the QRS complex on the ...
    • The 5300-year-old Helicobacter pylori genome of the Iceman 

      Maixner F; Krause-Kyora B; Turaev D; Herbig A; Hoopmann MR; Hallows JL; Kusebauch U; Vigl EE; Malfertheiner P; Megraud F; O'Sullivan N; Cipollini G; Coia V; Samadelli M; Engstrand L; Linz B; Moritz RL; Grimm R; Krause J; Nebel A; Moodley Y; Rattei T; Zink A (2016)
      The stomach bacterium Helicobacter pylori is one of the most prevalent human pathogens. It has dispersed globally with its human host resulting in a distinct phylogeographic pattern that can be used to reconstruct both ...
    • 5th generation district heating and cooling systems: A review of existing cases in Europe 

      Buffa S; Cozzini M; D´Antoni M; Baratieri M; Fedrizzi R (2019)
      This article investigates 40 thermal networks in operation in Europe that are able to cover both the heating and cooling demands of buildings by means of distributed heat pumps installed at the customer substations. The ...
    • 90-Day Mortality after Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer: Prognostic Factors in a Multicenter Case Series 

      D'Elia C; Comploj E; Cerruto MA; Trenti E; Palermo SM; Melotti R; Artibani W; Pycha A (2016)
      OBJECTIVES: To identify preoperative risk factors for 90-day mortality and to validate existing nomograms in a multicenter series of patients undergoing radical cystectomy (RC). MATERIALS AND METHODS: We evaluated 90-day ...