Publications for Gunilla Westermark
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Publications mentioned in social media 4 times*

Keywords

transgenic protein proiapp polypeptide mouse mice islets islet iapp fibrils fibril diabetes deposits cells beta amyloidosis amyloid-like amyloid aa (iapp)

Journal Articles

Sofia N. Nyström and Gunilla T. Westermark
  AA-Amyloid is cleared by endogenous immunological mechanisms
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 2012, 19(3), 138-145.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 6

Sebastian Schultz, Peter Nilsson, Stefan Thor and Gunilla Westermark
  Fly model of type 2 diabetes: processing of proIAPP makes a difference
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 2010, 17(S1), 44-45.

P. Westermark, Katarzyna Lundmark and Gunilla Westermark
  Fibrils from designed non-amyloid-related synthetic peptides induce AA-amyloidosis during inflammation in an animal model
  PLoS ONE, 2009, 4(6), e6041.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 10

Gunilla Westermark and P. Westermark
  Serum amyloid A and protein AA: Molecular mechanisms of a transmissible amyloidosis
  FEBS Letters, 2009, 583(16), 2685-2690.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 21

Erik Lundberg, Anders Olofsson, Gunilla Westermark and A Elisabeth Sauer-Eriksson
  Stability and fibril formation properties of human and fish transthyretin, and of the Escherichia coli transthyretin-related protein
  FEBS JOURNAL, 2009, 276(7), 1999-2011.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 4

Simona Ioana Chisalita, Torbjörn Lindström, Pär Eson Jennersjö, Johan Paulsson, Gunilla Westermark, Anders Olsson and Hans Arnqvist
  Differential lipid profile and hormonal response in type 2 diabetes by exogenous insulin aspart versus the insulin secretagogue repaglinide, at the same glycemic control
  Acta Diabetologica, 2009, 46(1), 35-42.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 4

Randi Sörby, Arild Espenes, Thor Landsverk and Gunilla Westermark
  Rapid induction of experimental AA amyloidosis in mink by intravenous injection of amyloid enhancing factor
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 2008, 15(1), 20-28.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 7

Jana Sponarová, Sofia Nyström and Gunilla T Westermark
  AA-amyloidosis can be transferred by peripheral blood monocytes
 
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  PloS one, 2008, 3(10), e3308.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 18

Arne Andersson, Sara Bohman, L A Hakan Borg, Johan Paulsson, Sebastian Schultz, Gunilla Westermark and Per Westermark
  Amyloid Deposition in Transplanted Human Pancreatic Islets: A Conceivable Cause of Their Long-Term Failure
  EXPERIMENTAL DIABETES RESEARCH, 2008, 2008(562985), .
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 6

Gunilla Westermark and Per Westermark
  Transthyretin and Amyloid in the Islets of Langerhans in Type-2 Diabetes
  EXPERIMENTAL DIABETES RESEARCH, 2008, 2008(429274), .
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 9

Johan F Paulsson, Sebastian Schultz, Martin Kohler, Ingo Leibiger, Per-Olof Berggren and Gunilla Westermark
  Real-Time Monitoring of Apoptosis by Caspase-3-Like Protease Induced FRET Reduction Triggered by Amyloid Aggregation
  Experimental Diabetes Research, 2008, 2008(865850), .
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 10

Jenny Carlsson, Camilla Gullstrand, Gunilla Westermark, Johnny Ludvigsson, Karin Enander and Bo Liedberg
  Determination of insulin autoantibodies using surface plasmon resonance: A screening study of newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes patients
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Jenny Carlsson, Camilla Gullstrand, Gunilla Westermark, Johnny Ludvigsson, Karin Enander and Bo Liedberg
  An indirect competitive immunoassay for insulin autoantibodies based on surface plasmon resonance
  Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2008, 24(4), 876-881.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 10

Per Westermark and Gunilla Westermark
  Reflections on amyloidosis in Papua New Guinea
  PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, 2008, 363(1510), 3701-3705.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 9

A. Solomon, T. Richey, C.L. Murphy, D.T. Weiss, J.S. Wall, Gunilla Westermark and P. Westermark
  Amyloidogenic potential of foie gras
 
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  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2007, 104(26), 10998-11001.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 37

Peter Nilsson, Andreas Åslund, Ina Berg, Sofie Nyström, Peter Konradsson, Anna Herland, Olle Inganäs, Frantz Stabo-Eeg, Mikael Lindgren, Gunilla Westermark, Lars Lannfelt, Lars N G Nilsson and Per Hammarström
  Imaging distinct conformational states of amyloid-β fibrils in Alzheimer's disease using novel luminescent probes
  ACS Chemical Biology, 2007, 2(8), 553-560.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 97

Annika Larsson, Linda Söderberg, Gunilla Westermark, Knut Sletten, Ulla Engström, Lars O Tjernberg, Jan Näslund and Per Westermark
  Unwinding fibril formation of medin, the peptide of the most common form of human amyloid
  Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications - BBRC, 2007, 361(4), 822-828.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 14

Lilian Sauma, Niclas Franck, Johan F Paulsson, Gunilla T. Westermark, Preben Kjølhede, Peter Strålfors, Mats Söderström and Fredrik H. Nyström
  Peroxisome proliferator activated receptor gamma activity is low in mature primary human visceral adipocytes
  Diabetologia, 2007, 50(1), 195-201.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 8

Johan Paulsson, A. Andersson, P. Westermark and Gunilla Westermark
  Intracellular amyloid-like deposits contain unprocessed pro-islet amyloid polypeptide (proIAPP) in beta cells of transgenic mice overexpressing the gene for human IAPP and transplanted human islets
  Diabetologia, 2006, 49(6), 1237-1246.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 33

Peter Nilsson, Per Hammarström, Fredrik Ahlgren, Anna Herland, Edrun A Schnell, Mikael Lindgren, Gunilla Westermark and Olle Inganäs
  Conjugated Polyelectrolytes - Conformation - Sensitive Optical Probes for staining and Characterization of Amyloid Deposits
  ChemBioChem (Print), 2006, 7, 1096-1104.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 73

Marianna Tatarek-Nossol, Li-Mei Yan, Anke Schmauder, Konstantinos Tenidis, Gunilla Westermark and Aphrodite Kapurniotu
  Inhibition of hIAPP amyloid-fibril formation and apoptotic cell death by a designed hIAPP amyloid-core-containing hexapeptide
  Chemistry and Biology, 2005, 12(7), 797-809.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 43

Per Westermark, Arne Andersson and Gunilla Westermark
  Is aggregate IAPP a cause of beta-cell failure in transplanted human pancreatic islets?
  Current Diabetes Reports, 2005, 5(3), 184-188.

Johan Paulsson and Gunilla Westermark
  Aberrant processing of human proislet amyloid polypeptide results in increased amyloid formation
  Diabetes, 2005, 54(7), 2117-2125.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 47

Katarzyna Lundmark, Gunilla Westermark, Arne Olsén and Per Westermark
  Protein fibrils in nature can enhance amyloid protein A amyloidosis in mice: Cross-seeding as a disease mechanism
  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2005, 102(17), 6098-6102.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 110

M. Nilsson, X. Wang, S. Rodziewicz-Motowidlo, R. Janowski, V. Lindstrom, P. Onnerfjord, Gunilla Westermark, Z. Grzonka, M. Jaskolski and A. Grubb
  Prevention of domain swapping inhibits dimerization and amyloid fibril formation of cystatin C. Use of engineered disulfide bridges, antibodies, and carboxymethylpapain to stabilize the monomeric form of cystatin C
  Journal of Biological Chemistry, 2004, 279(23), 24236-24245.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 55

Rebecca L Hull, Gunilla Westermark, Per Westermark and Steven E Kahn
  Islet amyloid: A critical entity in the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes
  Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 2004, 89(8), 3629-3643.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 211

Maria Nilsson, Xin Wang, Sylwia Rodziewicz-Motowidlo, Robert Janowski, Veronica Lindström, Patrik Önnerfjord, Gunilla Westermark, Zbigniew Grzonka, Mariusz Jaskolski and Anders Grubb
  Prevention of domain swapping inhibits dimerization and amyloid fibril formation of cystatin C
  Journal of Biological Chemistry, 2004, 279, 24236-24245.

A Solomon, CL Murphy, K Weaver, DT Weiss, R Hrncic, M Eulitz, RL Donnell, K Sletten, Gunilla Westermark and P Westermark
  Calcifying epithelial odontogenic (Pindborg) tumor-associated amyloid consists of a novel human protein
  Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine, 2003, 142(5), 348-355.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 48

Gunilla Westermark, P Westermark, A Nordin, E Tornelius and A Andersson
  Formation of amyloid in human pancreatic islets transplanted to the liver and spleen of nude mice
  Uppsala Journal of Medical Sciences, 2003, 108(3), 193-203.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 23

M Alvarsson, G Sundkvist, I Lager, M Henricsson, K Berntorp, E Fernqvist-Forbes, L Steen, Gunilla Westermark, P Westermark and T Orn
  Beneficial effects of insulin versus sulphonylurea on insulin secretion and metabolic control in recently diagnosed type 2 diabetic patients
  Diabetes Care, 2003, 26(8), 2231-2237.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 98

S. Peng, Gunilla Westermark, J. Naslund, Bo Häggqvist, J. Glennert and P. Westermark
  A computer-based training system for breast fine needle aspiration cytology
  Journal of Pathology, 2002, 196(1), 113-121.

Zhi Ma and Gunilla T. Westermark
  Effects of free fatty acid on polymerization of islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP) in vitro and on amyloid fibril formation in cultivated isolated islets of transgenic mice overexpressing human IAPP
  Molecular medicine (Cambridge, Mass. Print), 2002, 8(12), 863-868.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 15

Siwei Peng, Gunilla Westermark, Jan Näslund, Bo Häggqvist, Johanna Glennert and Per Westermark
  Medin and medin-amyloid in ageing inflamed and non-inflamed temporal arteries
  Journal of Pathology, 2002, 196, 91-96.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 14

Gunilla Westermark, Sture Falkmer, Donald Steiner, Shu Jin Chan, Ulla Engström and Per Westermark
  Islet amyloid polypeptide is expressed in the pancreatic islet parenchyma of the teleostean fish, Myoxocephalus (cottus) scorpius
  Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part B: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, 2002, 133(1), 119-125.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 13

Katarzyna Lundmark, Gunilla T. Westermark, Sofia Nyström, Charles L. Murphy, Alan Solomon and Per Westermark
  Transmissibility of systemic amyloidosis by a prion-like mechanism
  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2002, 99(10), 6979-6984.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 137

Joakim Bergström, Charles Murphy, Manfred Eulitz, Deborah Weiss, Gunilla Westermark, Alan Solomon and Per Westermark
  Codeposition of apolipoprotein A-IV and transthyretin in senile systemic (ATTR) amyloidosis
  Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications - BBRC, 2001, 285(4), 903-908.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 33

Zhi Ma, Gunilla Westermark, S. Sakagashira, T. Sanke, Å Gustavsson, H. Sakamoto, U. Engstrom, K. Nanjo and P. Westermark
  Enhanced in vitro production of amyloid-like fibrils from mutant (S20G) islet amyloid polypeptide
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 2001, 8(4), 242-249.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 26

Gunilla Westermark, S Gebre-Medhin, DF Steiner and P Westermark
  Islet amyloid development in a mouse strain lacking endogenous islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP) but expressing human IAPP
  Molecular medicine (Cambridge, Mass. Print), 2000, 6(12), 998-1007.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 39

Gunilla Westermark, Donald Steiner, Samuel Gebre-Medhin, Ulla Engström and Per Westermark
  Pro islet amyloid polypeptide (ProIAPP) immunoreactivity in the islets of langerhans
  Uppsala Journal of Medical Sciences, 2000, 105(2), 97-106.

Gunilla Westermark and Per Westermark
  Endocrine amyloid - A subject of increasing interest for the next century
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 2000, 7(1), 19-22.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 6

Zhi Ma, P. Westermark and Gunilla Westermark
  Amyloid in Human Islets of Langerhans: Immunologic Evidence That Islet Amyloid Polypeptide Is Modified in Amyloidogenesis
  Pancreas, 2000, 21(2), 212-218.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 6

Emma S. Anderson, Carl Bjartmar, Cecilia Eriksson, Gunilla Westermark and Claes Hildebrand
  Developing chicken oligodendrocytes express the type IV oligodendrocyte marker T4-O in situ, but not in vitro
  Neuroscience Letters, 2000, 284(1-2), 21-24.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 3

Gunilla Westermark, KH Johnson and P Westermark
  Staining methods for identification of amyloid in tissue
  Methods in Enzymology, 1999, 309, .

Gunilla Westermark, KH Johnson and P Westermark
  Staining methods for identification of amyloid in tissue.  
  Methods in Enzymology, 1999, 309, .

Bo Häggqvist, J Näslund, K Sletten, Gunilla Westermark, G Mucchiano, LO Tjernberg, C Nordstedt, U Engström and P Westermark
  Medin: an integral fragment of aortic smooth muscle cell-produced lactadherin forms the most common form of human amyloid. 
  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 1999, 96, 8669-8674.

Gunilla Westermark, P Westermark, D Pipeleers, D Eizirik, C Hellerström, N Fox, DF Steiner and A Andersson
  Differences in amyloid deposition in islets of transgenic mice expressing human islet amyloid polypeptide versus human islets implanted into nude mice. 
  Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental, 1999, 48, 448-454.

KPWJ McAdam, JG Raynes, MP Alpers, Gunilla Westermark and P Westermark
  Amyloidosis: a global problem common in Papua New Guinea. 
  Papau New Guinea Medical Journal, 1999, 39, 284-296.

Feng Wang, TE Adrian, Gunilla Westermark, Thomas Gasslanderq and Johan Permert
  Dissociated insulin and islet amyloid polypeptide secretion from isolated rat pancreatic islets cocultured with human pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells.
  Pancreas, 1999, 18, 403-409.

Wang Feng, TE Adrian, Gunilla Westermark, X Ding, Thomas Gasslander and Johan Permert
  Islet amyloid polypeptide tonally inhiits beta-, alpha-, and delta-cell secretion in isolated rat pancreatic islets.
  American journal of physiology, 1999, 276, 19-24.

Wang Feng, Gunilla Westermark, Thomas Gasslander and Johan Permert
  Effect of islet amyloid polypeptide on somatostatin inhibition of insulin secretion from isolated rat pancreatic islets.
  Regulatory Peptides, 1999, 72, 61-67.

Emma S. Anderson, Carl Bjartmar, Gunilla Westermark and Claes Hildebrand
  Molecular heterogeneity of oligodendrocytes in chicken white matter
  Glia, 1999, 27(1), 15-21.

Katarzyna Johan, Gunilla Westermark, Ulla Engström, Åsa Gustavsson, Per Hultman and Per Westermark
  Acceleration of amyloid protein A amyloidosis by amyloid-like synthetic fibrils
  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 1998, 95(5), 2558-2563.

Zhi Ma, Gunilla T. Westermark, Kenneth H. Johnsson, Timothy D. O'Brien and Per Westermark
  Quantitative immunohistochemical analysis of islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP) in normal, impaired glucose tolerant, and diabetic cats
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 1998, 5(4), 255-261.

Zhi Ma, Gunilla Westermark, Z.-C. Li, U. Engström and P. Westermark
  Altered immunoreactivity of islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP) may reflect major modifications of the IAPP molecule in amyloidogenesis
  Diabetologia, 1997, 40(7), 793-801.

Conference Articles

Aida Vahdat Shariatpanahi, Katarzyna Lundmark and Gunilla T Westermark
  Distribution of macrophages in spleen with amyloid in AMYLOID-JOURNAL OF PROTEIN FOLDING DISORDERS, vol 17, issue , pp 99-100
  AMYLOID-JOURNAL OF PROTEIN FOLDING DISORDERS, 2010.


Katarzyna Lundmark, Aida Vahdat Shariatpanahi, P Westermark and Gunilla T Westermark
  Depletion of macrophages influences amyloid deposition in spleen in AMYLOID-JOURNAL OF PROTEIN FOLDING DISORDERS, vol 17, issue , pp 115-115
  AMYLOID-JOURNAL OF PROTEIN FOLDING DISORDERS, 2010.


Sebastian Schultz and Gunilla Westermark
  Drosophila melanogaster - a model system for protein aggregation
  The 12th European Drosophila Neurobiology Conference 6-10 September 2008 Wuerzburg, Germany: in: Journal of Neurogenetics, Volume 23 Supplement 1 2009, 2009.


M Alvarsson, G Sundkvist, I Lager, M Henricsson, K Berntorp, E Forbes, L Steen, Gunilla Westermark, T Orn and V Grill
  Different effects of withdrawal of insulin or glibenclamide treatment on beta cell function in recently diagnosed Type 2 diabetic patients.
  Diabetologia, 2003.


Z Ma and Gunilla Westermark
  Effects of free fatty acids (FFAs) on polymerization of islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP) in vitro and on amyloid fibril formation in cultivated isolated islets of transgenic mice
  Diabetologia, 2002.


Johan Paulsson and Gunilla Westermark
  Differences in distribution of insulin and IAPP on the cellular level
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 2001.


Gunilla Westermark and Z Ma
  Effects of free fatty acids (FFAs) on polymerization of islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP)
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 2001.


SW Peng, Gunilla Westermark, K Sletten, J Glennert and P Westermark
  Distribution of medin-amyloid in aging and in association with arterial diseases
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 2001.


 Web of Science® Times Cited: 2

J Bergstrom, C Murphy, M Eulitz, DT Weiss, Gunilla Westermark, A Solomon and P Westermark
  An additional apolipoprotein in ATTR-amyloid
  Amyloid: Journal of Protein Folding Disorders, 2001.


Ph.D. Theses

Sebastian Schultz
  Studies on Islet Amyloid Polypeptide Aggregation: From Model Organism to Molecular Mechanisms
  2011.


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Sofia N. Nyström
  Deposition and Resolution of AA Amyloid
  2009.


Johan F. Paulsson
  Proislet Amyloid Polypeptide (proIAPP): Impaired Processing is an Important Factor in Early Amyloidogenesis in Type 2 Diabetes
  2006.


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