Selected publications

Selected publications

Laguna-Fernandez A, Checa A, Carracedo M, Artiach G, Petri MH, Baumgartner R, Forteza MJ, Jiang X, Andonova T, Walker ME, Dalli J, Arnardottir H, Gisterå A, Thul S, Wheelock CE, Paulsson-Berne G, Ketelhuth DFJ, Hansson GK, Bäck M. ERV1/ChemR23 Signaling Protects from Artherosclerosis by Modifying oxLDL Uptake and Phagocystis in Macrophages. Circulation. 2018 Oct 16;138(16):1693-1705.

Larsson SC, Wolk A, Håkansson N, Bäck M. Overall and abdominal obesity and incident aortic valve stenosis: two prospective cohort studies. Eur Heart J. 2017 Jul 21;38(28):2192-2197. 

Larsson SC, Wolk A, Bäck M. Alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking and incidence of aortic valve stenosis. J Intern Med. 2017 Oct;282(4):332-339. 

Laguna-Fernandez A, Carracedo M, Jeanson G, Nagy E, Eriksson P, Caligiuri G, Franco-Cereceda A, Bäck M. Iron alters valvular interstitial cell function and is associated with calcification in aortic stenosis. Eur Heart J. 2016 Dec 14;37(47):3532-3535. 

Thul S, Labat C, Temmar M, Benetos A, Bäck M. Low salivary resolvin D1 to leukotriene B4 ratio predicts carotid intima media thickness: A novel biomarker of non-resolving vascular inflammation. Eur J Prev Cardiol. 2017 Jun;24(9):903-906.

Petri MH, Laguna-Fernandez A, Arnardottir H, Wheelock CE, Perretti M, Hansson GK, Bäck M. Aspirin-triggered lipoxin A4 inhibits atherosclerosis progression in apolipoprotein E-/- mice. Br J Pharmacol. 2017 Nov;174(22):4043-4054. 

Halle M, Christersdottir T, Bäck M. Chronic adventitial inflammation, vasa vasorum expansion, and 5-lipoxygenase up-regulation in irradiated arteries from cancer survivors. FASEB J. 2016 Nov;30(11):3845-3852. 

Bäck M, Hansson GK. Anti-inflammatory therapies for atherosclerosis. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2015 Apr;12(4):199-211. Review.

Petri MH, Laguna-Fernandez A, Tseng CN, Hedin U, Perretti M, Bäck M. Aspirin-triggered 15-epi-lipoxin A₄ signals through FPR2/ALX in vascular smooth muscle cells and protects against intimal hyperplasia after carotid ligation. Int J Cardiol. 2015 Jan 20;179:370-2. 

Petri MH, Laguna-Fernández A, Gonzalez-Diez M, Paulsson-Berne G, Hansson GK, Bäck M. The role of the FPR2/ALX receptor in atherosclerosis development and plaque stability. Cardiovasc Res. 2015 Jan 1;105(1):65-74. 

Nagy E, Andersson DC, Caidahl K, Eriksson MJ, Eriksson P, Franco-Cereceda A, Hansson GK, Bäck M. Upregulation of the 5-lipoxygenase pathway in human aortic valves correlates with severity of stenosis and leads to leukotriene-induced effects on valvular myofibroblasts. Circulation. 2011 Mar 29;123(12):1316-25.