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Karl Albert Brokstad

Senior Engineer
  • E-mailKarl.Brokstad@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 97 46 22+47 988 43 314
  • Visitor Address
    Broegelmann Research Laboratory, Dept. of Clinical Sciences, University of Bergen
    The Laboratory Building 5th floor, Haukeland University Hospital
    N-5021 Bergen
    Room 
    5375
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
Books
  • Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2003. Methods in Molecular Medicine focusing on Methods in Viral Immunity. Springer.
Journal articles
  • Brokstad, Karl Albert; Fredriksen, Marita; Zhou, Fan; Bergum, Brith; Brun, Johan G; Cox, Rebecca Jane; Skarstein, Kathrine. 2018. T follicular-like helper cells in the peripheral blood of patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 88:e12679: 1-15. doi: 10.1111/sji.12679
  • Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Jonsson, Malin V; Delaleu, Nicolas; Skarstein, Kathrine. 2018. Current concepts on Sjögren's syndrome – classification criteria and biomarkers. European Journal of Oral Sciences. 126: 37-48. doi: 10.1111/eos.12536
  • Qu, Yi; Olsen, Jan Roger; Yuan, Xing; Cheng, Phil F.; Levesque, Mitchell P.; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Hoffman, Paul S.; Øyan, Anne Margrete; Zhang, Weidong; Kalland, Karl-Henning; Ke, Xisong. 2018. Small molecule promotes β-catenin citrullination and inhibits Wnt signaling in cancer. Nature Chemical Biology. 14: 94-101. doi: 10.1038/nchembio.2510
  • Vara, Ellen Johanne; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Hausken, Trygve; Lied, Gülen Arslan. 2018. Altered levels of cytokines in patients with irritable bowel syndrome are not correlated with fatigue. International Journal of General Medicine. 11: 285-291.
  • Brauner, Susanna; Folkersen, Lasse; Kvarnström, Marika; Meisgen, Sabrina; Petersen, Sven; Franzén-Malmros, Michaela; Mofors, Johannes; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Klareskog, Lars; Jonsson, Roland; Westerberg, Lisa S; Trollmo, Christina; Malmström, Vivianne; Ambrosi, Aurelie; Kuchroo, Vijay K.; Nordmark, Gunnel; Wahren-Herlenius, Marie. 2017. H1N1 vaccination in Sjogren's syndrome triggers polyclonal B cell activation and promotes autoantibody production. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 76: 1755-1763. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2016-210509
  • Haugen, Johanne; Chandyo, Ram Krishna; Ulak, Manjeswori; Mathisen, Maria; Basnet, Sudha; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Valentiner-Branth, Palle; Shrestha, Prakash S.; Strand, Tor A. 2017. 25-hydroxy-vitamin D concentration is not affected by severe or non-severe pneumonia, or inflammation, in young children. Nutrients. 9:52: 1-11. doi: 10.3390/nu9010052
  • Helland, Anita; Bratlie, Marianne; Hagen, Ingrid Valheim; Mjøs, Svein Are; Sørnes, Steinar; Halstensen, Alfred; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Sveier, Harald; Rosenlund, Grethe; Mellgren, Gunnar; Gudbrandsen, Oddrun Anita. 2017. High intake of fatty fish, but not of lean fish, improved postprandial glucose regulation and increased the n-3 PUFA content in the leucocyte membrane in healthy overweight adults: A randomised trial. British Journal of Nutrition. 117: 1368-1378. doi: 10.1017/S0007114517001234
  • Hustoft, Tonje Nesvik; Hausken, Trygve; Ystad, Synne Otteraaen; Valeur, Jørgen; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Hatlebakk, Jan Gunnar; Lied, Gülen Arslan. 2017. Effects of varying dietary content of fermentable short-chain carbohydrates on symptoms, fecal microenvironment, and cytokine profiles in patients with irritable bowel syndrome. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. 29:e12969: 1-9. doi: 10.1111/nmo.12969
  • Islam, Shahinul; Mohn, Kristin Greve Isdahl; Krammer, Florain; Sanne, Mari Hjelle; Bredholt, Geir; Jul-Larsen, Åsne; Tete, Sarah; Zhou, Fan; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2017. Influenza A haemagglutinin specific IgG responses in children and adults after seasonal trivalent live attenuated influenza vaccination. Vaccine. 35: 5666-5673. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.08.044
  • Jacobsen, Henning; Rajendran, Madhusudan; Choi, Angela; Sjursen, Haakon; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Cox, Rebecca Jane; Palese, Peter; Krammer, Florain; Nachbagauer, Raffael. 2017. Influenza virus hemagglutinin stalk-specific antibodies in human serum are a surrogate marker for in vivo protection in a serum transfer mouse challenge model. mBio. 8: 1-13. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01463-17
  • Jonsson, Maria Karolina; Sundlisæter, Nina Beate Paulshus; Nordal, Hilde Haugedal; Hammer, Hilde Berner; Aga, Anna-Birgitte; Inge Christoffer, Olsen; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Heijde, Desirée van der; Kvien, Tore Kristian; Fevang, Bjørg-Tilde Svanes; Lillegraven, Siri; Haavardsholm, Espen A. 2017. Calprotectin as a marker of inflammation in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 76: 2031-2037. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2017-211695
  • Mohn, Kristin Greve Isdahl; Zhou, Fan; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Sridhar, Saranya; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2017. Boosting of cross-reactive and protection-associated T cells in children after live attenuated influenza vaccination. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 15: 1527-1535. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix165
  • Nordal, Hilde Haugedal; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Solheim, Magne; Halse, Anne-Kristine; Kvien, Tore Kristian; Hammer, Hilde Berner. 2017. Calprotectin (S100A8/A9) has the strongest association with ultrasound-detected synovitis and predicts response to biologic treatment: results from a longitudinal study of patients with established rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Research & Therapy. 19: 1-10. doi: 10.1186/s13075-016-1201-0
  • Balarini, GM; Zandonade, E; Tanure, L; Ferreira, GA; Sardenberg, WM; Serrano, ÉV; Dias, CC; Navarro, TP; Nordal, Hilde Haugedal; Mydel, Piotr Mateusz; Brun, Johan G; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Gerdts, Eva; Jonsson, Roland; Valim, Valeria. 2016. Serum calprotectin is a biomarker of carotid atherosclerosis in patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology. 34: 1006-1012.
  • Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2016. The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 84. doi: 10.1111/sji.12504
  • Hagen, Ingrid Valheim; Helland, Anita; Bratlie, Marianne; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Rosenlund, Grethe; Sveier, Harald; Mellgren, Gunnar; Gudbrandsen, Oddrun Anita. 2016. High intake of fatty fish, but not of lean fish, affects serum concentrations of TAG and HDL-cholesterol in healthy, normal-weight adults: A randomised trial. British Journal of Nutrition. 116: 648-657. doi: 10.1017/S0007114516002555
  • Hustoft, Tonje; Hausken, Trygve; Ystad, Synne Otteraaen; Valeur, Jørgen; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Hatlebakk, Jan Gunnar; Lied, Gülen Arslan. 2016. Low FODMAP diet alters symptoms, microbiota, short-chain fatty acids and cytokine profiles in patients with IBS: A randomized controlled trial. United European Gastroenterology journal. 4: A101-A101.
  • Manenti, Alessandro; Tete, Sarah; Mohn, Kristin Greve Isdahl; Jul-Larsen, Åsne; Gianchecchi, Elena; Montomoli, Emanuele; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2016. Comparative analysis of influenza A(H3N2) virus hemagglutinin specific IgG subclass and IgA responses in children and adults after influenza vaccination. Vaccine. 35: 191-198. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.10.024
  • Mohn, Kristin Greve Isdahl; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Pathirana, Rishi; Bredholt, Geir; Jul-Larsen, Åsne; Trieu, Mai Chi; Jalloh, Sarah Larteley Lartey; Montemoli, Emanuele; Tøndel, Camilla; Aarstad, Hans Jørgen; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2016. Live attenuated influenza vaccine in children induces b-cell responses in tonsils. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 214: 722-731. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiw230
  • Qu, Yi; Gharbi, Naouel; Yuan, Xing; Olsen, Jan Roger; Blicher, Pernille; Dalhus, Bjørn; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Lin, Biaoyang; Øyan, Anne Margrete; Zhang, Weidong; Kalland, Karl-Henning; Ke, Xisong. 2016. Axitinib blocks Wnt/β-catenin signaling and directs asymmetric cell division in cancer. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113: 9339-9344. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1604520113
  • Szyszko, Ewa Alicja; Aqrawi, Lara Adnan; Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Skarstein, Kathrine. 2016. Non-proliferating plasma cells detected in the salivary glands and bone marrow of autoimmune NOD.B10.H2b mice, a model for primary Sjögrens syndrome. Autoimmunity. 49: 41-49. doi: 10.3109/08916934.2015.1079820
  • Valim, Valeria; Gerdts, Eva; Jonsson, Roland; Ferreira, Gilda Aparecida; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Brun, Johan G; Midtbø, Helga Bergljot; Mydel, Piotr Mateusz. 2016. Atherosclerosis in Sjögren's syndrome: Evidence, possible mechanisms and knowledge gaps. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology. 34: 133-142.
  • Voltersvik, Pål; Aqrawi, Lara Adnan; Dudman, Susanne Gjeruldsen; Hungnes, Olav; Bostad, Leif; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2016. Pulmonary changes in Norwegian fatal cases of pandemic influenza H1N1 (2009) infection: a morphologic and molecular genetic study. Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses. 10: 525-531. doi: 10.1111/irv.12410
  • Eidem, Synnøve; Tete, Sarah; Jul-Larsen, Åsne; Höschler, Katja; Montomoli, Emanuele; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2015. Persistence and avidity maturation of antibodies to A(H1N1)pdm09 in healthcare workers following repeated annual vaccinations. Vaccine. 33: 4146-4154. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.05.081
  • Haugen, Johanne; Chandyo, Ram Krishna; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Mathisen, Maria; Ulak, Manjeswori; Basnet, Sudha; Valentiner-Branth, Palle; Strand, Tor. 2015. Cytokine concentrations in plasma from children with severe and non-severe community acquired pneumonia. PLoS ONE. 10:e018978. 16 pages. Published 2015-09-25. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138978
  • Huszthy, Peter Csaba; Sakariassen, Per Øystein; Espedal, Heidi; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Bjerkvig, Rolf; Miletic, Hrvoje. 2015. Engraftment of human glioblastoma cells in immunocompetent rats through acquired immunosuppression. PLoS ONE. 10:e0136089. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0136089
  • Mohn, Kristin Greve Isdahl; Bredholt, Geir; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Pathirana, Rishi; Aarstad, Hans Jørgen; Tøndel, Camilla; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2015. Longevity of B-cell and T-cell responses after live attenuated influenza vaccination in children. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 211: 1541-1549. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiu654
  • Mustafa, Tehmina; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Mfinanga, Sayoki Godfrey M.; Wiker, Harald G. 2015. Multiplex Analysis of Pro- or Anti-Inflammatory Serum Cytokines and Chemokines in relation to Gender and Age among Tanzanian Tuberculous Lymphadenitis Patients. Tuberculosis research and treatment.
  • Panapasa, Jack Alwin; Cox, Rebecca Jane; Mohn, Kristin Greve Isdahl; Aqrawi, Lara Adnan; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2015. The expression of B & T cell activation markers in children’s tonsils following live attenuated influenza vaccine. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 11: 1663-1672. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2015.1032486
  • Selaas, Oddgeir; Nordal, Hilde Haugedal; Halse, Anne-Kristine; Brun, Johan G; Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2015. Serum markers in rheumatoid arthritis: A longitudinal study of patients undergoing infliximab treatment. International Journal of Rheumatology. 2015:276815: 1-9. doi: 10.1155/2015/276815
  • Sridhar, Saranya; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2015. Influenza Vaccination Strategies: Comparing Inactivated and Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccines. Vaccines. 3: 373-389. doi: 10.3390/vaccines3020373
  • Theander, Elke; Jonsson, Roland; Sjöström, Bitte; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Olsson, Peter; Henriksson, Gunnel. 2015. Prediction of Sjögren's syndrome years before diagnosis and identification of patients with early onset and severe disease course by autoantibody profiling. Arthritis & Rheumatology. 67: 2427-2436. doi: 10.1002/art.39214
  • Wohlbold, Teddy John; Nachbagauer, Raffael; Xu, Haoming; Tan, Gene S.; Hirsh, Ariana; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Cox, Rebecca Jane; Palese, Peter; Krammer, Florian. 2015. Vaccination with adjuvanted recombinant neuraminidase induces broad heterologous, but not heterosubtypic, cross-protection against influenza virus infection in mice. mBio. 6. 13 pages. doi: 10.1128/mBio.02556-14
  • Aqrawi, Lara Adnan; Kvarnström, Marika; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Jonsson, Roland; Skarstein, Kathrine; Wahren-Herlenius, Marie. 2014. Ductal epithelial expression of Ro52 correlates with inflammation in salivary glands of patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome. Clinical and Experimental Immunology. 177: 244-252. doi: 10.1111/cei.12341
  • Croia, Cristina; Astorri, Elisa; Murray-Brown, William; Willis, Amanda; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Sutcliffe, Nurhan; Piper, Kim; Jonsson, Roland; Tappuni, Anwar R.; Pitzalis, Costantino; Bombardieri, Michele. 2014. Implication of Epstein-Barr virus infection in disease-specific autoreactive B cell activation in ectopic lymphoid structures of Sjögren's syndrome. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 66: 2545-2557. doi: 10.1002/art.38726
  • Pedersen, Gabriel; Höschler, Katja; Solbak, Sara Marie Øie; Bredholt, Geir; Pathirana, Rishi; Afsar, Aram; Breakwell, Lucy; Nøstbakken, Jane Kristin; Raae, Arnt Johan; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Sjursen, Haakon; Zambon, Maria; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2014. Serum IgG titres, but not avidity, correlates with neutralizing antibody response after H5N1 vaccination. Vaccine. 32: 4550-4557. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.06.009
  • Pidelaserra Marti, Gemma; Mohn, Kristin Greve Isdahl; Cox, Rebecca Jane; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2014. The Influence of Tonsillectomy on Total Serum Antibody Levels. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 80: 377-379. doi: 10.1111/sji.12213
  • Tangedal, Solveig; Aanerud, Marianne; Persson, Louise Jeanette Pauline; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Bakke, Per S.; Eagan, Tomas Mikal. 2014. Comparison of inflammatory markers in induced and spontaneous sputum in a cohort of COPD patients. Respiratory Research. 15. doi: 10.1186/s12931-014-0138-6
  • Aqrawi, Lara Adnan; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Skarstein, Kathrine. 2013. Autoantigen-specific memory cell pattern in patients with Primary Sjögren's syndrome. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 77: 296-296.
  • Aqrawi, Lara Adnan; Skarstein, Kathrine; Øijordsbakken, Gunnvor; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2013. Ro52- and Ro60-specific B cell pattern in the salivary glands of patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome. Clinical and Experimental Immunology. 172: 228-237. doi: 10.1111/cei.12058
  • Jonsson, Roland; Theander, E; Sjostrom, B; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Henriksson, G. 2013. Autoantibodies Present Before Symptom Onset in Primary Sjogren Syndrome. Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). 310: 1854-1855.
  • Jonsson, Roland; Theander, Elke; Sjöström, Bitte; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Henriksson, Gunnel. 2013. Autoantibodies Present Before Symptom Onset in Primary Sjögren Syndorme. Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). 310: 1854-1855. doi: 10.1001/jama.2013.278448
  • Qu, Yi; Øyan, Anne Margrete; Liu, Run-hui; Hua, Yaping; Zhang, Jiagang; Hovland, Randi; Popa, Mihaela Lucia; Liu, Xiaojun; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Simon, Ronald; Molven, Anders; Lin, Biaoyang; Zhang, Weidong; McCormack, Emmet; Kalland, Karl-Henning; Ke, Xisong. 2013. Generation of prostate tumor-initiating cells is associated with elevation of reactive oxygen species and IL-6/STAT3 signaling. Cancer Research. 73: 7090-7100. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-13-1560
  • Aqrawi, Lara Adnan; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Jakobsen, Kjerstin; Jonsson, Roland; Skarstein, Kathrine. 2012. Low number of memory B cells in the salivary glands of patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome. Autoimmunity. 45: 547-555. doi: 10.3109/08916934.2012.712170
  • Aqrawi, Lara Adnan; Skarstein, Kathrine; Bredholt, Geir; Brun, Johan G; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2012. Autoantigen-specific memory B cells in primary Sjögren's syndrome. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 75: 61-68. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3083.2011.02625.x
  • Aqrawi, Lara Adnan; Skarstein, Kathrine; Oijordsbakken, G; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2012. Ro52-and Ro60-specific B cell pattern in the salivary glands of patients with primary Sjogren's syndrome. Immunology. 137: 339-339.
  • Björkman, Lars; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Moen, Ketil; Jonsson, Roland. 2012. Minor changes in serum levels of cytokines after removal of amalgam restorations. Toxicology Letters. 211: 120-125. doi: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2012.03.769
  • Brauner, Susanna; Kvarnstöm, Marika; Görgen, Sabrina; Franzén-Malmros, Michaela; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Folkersen, Lasse; Klareskog, Christina Trollmo Lars; Jonsson, Roland; Nordmark, Gunnel; Malmström, Vivi; Wahren-Herlenius, Marie Louise Max. 2012. Hyperreactive B cells upon endosomal TLR triggering underlying primary Sjögren's Syndrome. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 76: 199-200. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3083.2012.02735.x
  • Jul-Larsen, Åsne; Madhun, Abdullah Sami; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Montomoli, Emanuele; Yusibov, Vidadi; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2012. The human potential of a recombinant pandemic influenza vaccine produced in tobacco plants. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 8: 653-661. doi: 10.4161/hv.19503
  • Brauner, Susanna; Kvarnstöm, Marika; Görgen, Sabrina; Franzén-Malmros, Michaela; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Folkersen, Lasse; Trollmo, Christina; Klareskog, Lars; Jonsson, Roland; Malmström, Vivi; Wahren-Herlenius, Marie. 2011. Vaccination of patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome reveals hyperreactive B cell compartment with a skewed maturation pattern. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 70: A67-A67. doi: 10.1136/ard.2010.149005.23
  • Brauner, Susanna; Kvarnstöm, Marika; Görgen, Sabrina; Franzén-Malmros, Michaela; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Trollmo, Christina; Klareskog, Lars; Jonsson, Roland; Malmström, Vivi; Wahren-Herlenius, Marie. 2011. Vaccination of Patients with Primary Sjogren's Syndrome Reveals Hyperreactive B Cell Compartment. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 73: 369-369.
  • Reksten, Tove Ragna; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Jonsson, Roland; Brun, Johan G; Jonsson, Malin V. 2011. Implications of long-term medication of oral steroids and antimalarial drugs in primary Sjögren's syndrome. International Immunopharmacology. 11: 2125-2129. doi: 10.1016/j.intimp.2011.09.006
  • Szyszko, Ewa Alicja; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Øijordsbakken, Gunnvor; Jonsson, Malin V; Jonsson, Roland; Skarstein, Kathrine. 2011. Salivary glands of primary Sjögren's syndrome patients express factors vital for plasma cell survival. Arthritis Research & Therapy. 13. 18 pages. doi: 10.1186/ar3220
  • Szyszko, Ewa Alicja; Brun, Johan G; Skarstein, Kathrine; Peck, Ammon B.; Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2011. Phenotypic diversity of peripheral blood plasma cells in primary Sjögren’s Syndrome. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 73: 18-28. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3083.2010.02475.x
  • Szyszko, Ewa Alicja; Skarstein, Kathrine; Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2011. Distinct phenotypes of plasma cells in spleen and bone marrow of autoimmune NOD.B10.H2b mice. Autoimmunity. 44: 415-426. doi: 10.3109/08916934.2010.545847
  • Theander, Elke; Vasaitis, Lillian; Bäcklund, Eva; Nordmark, Gunnel; Warfvinge, Gunnar; Liedholm, Rolf; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Jonsson, Roland; Jonsson, Malin V. 2011. Lymphoid organisation in labial salivary gland biopsies is a possible predictor for the development of malignant lymphoma in primary Sjögren's syndrome. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 70: 1363-1368. doi: 10.1136/ard.2010.144782
  • Huszthy, Peter Csaba; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Bjerkvig, Rolf; Miletic, Hrvoje. 2010. Successful engraftment of glioblastoma biopsy spheroids in immunocompetent rats. European Journal of Cancer. 8: 76-76.
  • Reksten, Tove Ragna; Jonsson, Malin V; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2010. The Value of Using Diseased Controls in Studies of Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 71: 491-492.
  • Reksten, Tove Ragna; Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Jonsson, Malin V. 2010. Prednisolon Reduce Cytokine but Increase Autoantibody Levels in Patients with Primary Sjogren's Syndrome. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 71: 491-491.
  • Cox, Rebecca Jane; Major, Diane; Hauge, Solveig; Madhun, Abdullah Sami; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Kuhne, Mirjam; Smith, Jon; Vogel, Frederick R.; Zambon, Maria; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt; Wood, John. 2009. A cell-based H7N1 split influenza virion vaccine confers protection in mouse and ferret challenge models. Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses. 3: 107-117. doi: 10.1111/j.1750-2659.2009.00082.x
  • Ellertsen, Linda Kathrine; Storla, Dag G; Diep, Lien M; Brokstad, Karl A; Wiker, Harald G; Hetland, Geir. 2009. Allergic sensitisation in tuberculosis patients at the time of diagnosis and following chemotherapy. BMC Infectious Diseases. 9. 9 pages. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-9-100
  • Hauge, Solveig; Madhun, Abdullah Sami; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt; Cox, Rebecca Jane; Zambon, M; Wood, J; Haaheim, LR; Cox, RJ. 2009. The Immunogenicity of a Cell-derived H7N1 Split Influenza Virion Vaccine in Mice. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 69: 576-578. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3083.2009.02254.x
  • Hovden, Arnt-Ove; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Major, Diane; Wood, John; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt; Cox, Rebecca Jane. 2009. A pilot study of the immune response to whole inactivated avian influenza H7N1 virus vaccine in mice. Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses. 3: 21-28. doi: 10.1111/j.1750-2659.2009.00075.x
  • Olsnes, Carla; Stavang, Helen Åse Margrethe; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Olofsson, Jan; Aarstad, Hans Jørgen. 2009. Chemokines are secreted by monocytes following OK-432 (lyophilized Streptococcus pyogenes) stimulation. BMC Immunology. 10. Published 2009-01-28. doi: 10.1186/1471-2172-10-6
  • Reksten, Tove Ragna; Jonsson, Malin V; Szyszko, Ewa Alicja; Brun, Johan G; Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2009. Cytokine and autoantibody profiling related to histopathological features in primary Sjögren's syndrome. Rheumatology. 48: 1102-1106. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/kep149
  • Jonsson, Malin V; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Skarstein, Kathrine; Berggreen, Ellen. 2008. Salivary gland interstitial fluid cytokines in NOD mice. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 58: S796-S796.
  • Szyszko, Ewa Alicja; Skarstein, Kathrine; Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2008. Heterogeneity of plasma cell subsets found in the bone marrow of autoimmune NOD.B10.H2b mice. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 68: 206-206.
  • Hauge, Solveig; Madhun, Abdullah Sami; Cox, Rebecca Jane; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt. 2007. A comparison of the humoral and cellular immune responses at different immunological sites after split influenza virus vaccination of mice. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 65: 14-21. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3083.2006.01862.x
  • Jonsson, Roland; Bolstad, Anne Isine; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Brun, Johan G. 2007. Sjögren's syndrome - A plethora of clinical and immunological phenotypes with a complex genetic background. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1108: 433-447. doi: 10.1196/annals.1422.046
  • Jonsson, Roland; Nginamau, Elisabeth Sivy; Szyszko, Ewa Alicja; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2007. Role of B cells in Sjögren's syndrome - from benign lymphoproliferation to overt malignancy. Frontiers in Bioscience. 12: 2159-2170. doi: 10.2741/2219
  • Cox, Rebecca Jane; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt. 2006. Pandernic influenza vaccine development: time is of the essence. Expert Review of Vaccines. 5: 603-606.
  • Cox, Rebecca Jane; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt. 2006. Pandemic influenza vaccine development: time is of the essence. Expert Review of Vaccines. doi: 10.1586/14760584.5.5.603
  • Cox, Rebecca Jane; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt; Eriksson, Jens Christian; Madhun, Abdullah Sami; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2006. The humoral and cellular responses induced locally and systematically after parenteral influenza vaccination in man. Vaccine. 24: 6577-6580.
  • Cox, Rebecca Jane; Hovden, Arnt-Ove; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Szyszko, Ewa Alicja; Madhun, Abdullah Sami; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt. 2006. The humoral immune response and protective efficacy of vaccination with inactivated split and whole influenza virus vaccines in BALB/c mice. Vaccine. 24: 6585-6587. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2006.05.040
  • Danielsen, Arild; Tynning, Turid Liv; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Olofsson, Jan; Davidsson, Åke. 2006. Interleukin 5, IL6, IL12, IFN-gamma, RANTES and Fractalkine in human nasal polyps, turbinate mucosa and serum. European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology. 263: 282-289. doi: 10.1007/s00405-005-1031-1
  • Jonsson, Malin V; Delaleu, Nicolas; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Berggreen, Ellen; Skarstein, Kathrine. 2006. Impaired salivary gland function in NOD mice - Association with changes in cytokine profile but not with histopathologic changes in the salivary gland. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 54: 2300-2305. doi: 10.1002/art.21945
  • Jonsson, Malin V; Delaleu, Nicolas; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Berggreen, Ellen; Skarstein, Kathrine. 2006. Impaired salivary gland function in nod mice - Association with changes in cytokine profile but not with salivary gland histopathology. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 54: S707-S707.
  • Mittelholzer, Camilla; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Pauksens, Karlis; Jonsson, Roland; Brytting, Maria; Linde, Annika. 2006. Human cell lines used in a micro neutralization test for measuring influenza-neutralizing antibodies. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 63: 257-264. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3083.2006.01740.x
  • Szyszko, Ewa Alicja; Brokstad, Karl Albert; Cox, Rebecca Jane; Hovden, Arnt-Ove; Madhun, Abdullah Sami; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt. 2006. Impact of influenza vaccine formulation with a detailed analysis of the cytokine response. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 64: 467-475. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3083.2006.01805.x
  • Davidsson, Åke; Eriksson, Jens Christian; Rudblad, S; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2005. Influenza specific serum IgE is present in non-allergic subjects. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 62: 560-561.
  • Garberg, Hilde Kristin; Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2005. The serological pattern of autoantibodies to the Ro52, Ro60, and La48 autoantigens in primary Sjögren's syndrome patients and healthy controls. Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology. 34: 49-55. doi: 10.1080/03009740510017940
  • Omdal, Roald; Brokstad, Karl; Waterloo, Knut K; Koldingsnes, Wenche; Jonsson, Ronald; Jonsson, Roland; Mellgren, Svein Ivar. 2005. Neuropsychiatric disturbances in SLE are associated with antibodies against NMDA receptors. European Journal of Neurology. 12: 392-398.
  • Cox, Rebecca Jane; Brokstad, Karl; Ogra, Pearay. 2004. Influenza virus: Immunity and vaccination strategies. Comparison of the immune response to inactivated and live, attenuated influenza vaccines. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 59: 1-15.
  • Eriksson, Jens Christian; Davidsson, A; Garberg, Hilde Kristin; Brokstad, Karl. 2004. Lymphocyte distribution in the tonsils prior to and after influenza vaccination. Vaccine. 22: 57-63.
  • Brokstad, Karl Albert; Jensen, Harald B. 1991. Purification and characterization of a 65-kilodalton diisopropylfluorophosphate-binding protein in the outer membrane of Fusobacterium nucleatum Fev1. Scandinavian Journal of Dental Research. 99: 20-29.
  • Brokstad, Karl Albert; Bakken, Vidar; Vasstrand, Endre N.; Jensen, Harald B. 1990. Diisopropylfluorophosphate-binding proteins in the outer membrane of Fusobacterium nucleatum: strain variations. FEMS Microbiology Letters. 54: 235-238.
Reports and theses
  • Brokstad, Karl Albert. 1995. Qualitative, quantitative and kinetic aspects of the humoral immune response induced systemically and locally after influenza vaccination.
Book sections
  • Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2007. Immunologi og andre fagfelt. Kapittel 15, pages 141-147. In:
    • Isaksen, Runo Andre; Jonsson, Roland. 2007. Immunologisk forskning i Bergen, Broegelmanns Forskningslaboratorim 1957-2007. 184 pages. ISBN: 978-82-7128-434-3.
  • Madhun, Abdullah Sami; Cox, Rebecca Jane; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt; Jonsson, Roland; Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2004. The kinetics of the systemic and local immune response to parenteral influenza vaccination. International Series 1263, pages 515-518. In:
    • Kawaoka, Yoshihiro. 2004. Options for the Control of Influenza V. 850 pages.
  • Brokstad, Karl Albert; Brokstad, Rebecca Jane Cox; Haaheim, Lars Reinhardt. 2003. Detection of antibodies to influenza virus in human mucosal tissues and fluids. Article. In:
    • Brokstad, Karl Albert. 2003. Methods in Molecular Medicine focusing on Methods in Viral Immunity. Springer.

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