Loading...
Header Logo
Keywords
Last Name
Institution

Professor Sven Britton

Title[no position]
Institution[no institution name]
Address[no address]
vCardDownload vCard

    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse selected publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. Abate E, Belayneh M, Idh J, Diro E, Elias D, Britton S, Aseffa A, Stendahl O, Schön T. Asymptomatic Helminth Infection in Active Tuberculosis Is Associated with Increased Regulatory and Th-2 Responses and a Lower Sputum Smear Positivity. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Aug; 9(8):e0003994. PMID: 26248316; PMCID: PMC4527760.
    2. Britton S. ["The news" about nonspecific effects of vaccination: Alone must be strong]. Lakartidningen. 2015 Jun 02; 112. PMID: 26035542.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Britton S. [Mala(robbery)--expensive for travelers]. Lakartidningen. 2014 Jan 15-28; 111(3-4):99. PMID: 24552016.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Britton S. [Vaccines must have a minimal amount of side effects. Serious side effects threatens public trust]. Lakartidningen. 2013 Apr 17-23; 110(16):816. PMID: 23717925.
      View in: PubMed
    5. Abate E, Belayneh M, Gelaw A, Idh J, Getachew A, Alemu S, Diro E, Fikre N, Britton S, Elias D, Aseffa A, Stendahl O, Schön T. The impact of asymptomatic helminth co-infection in patients with newly diagnosed tuberculosis in north-west Ethiopia. PLoS One. 2012; 7(8):e42901. PMID: 22952620; PMCID: PMC3430660.
    6. Janols H, Abate E, Idh J, Senbeto M, Britton S, Alemu S, Aseffa A, Stendahl O, Schön T. Early treatment response evaluated by a clinical scoring system correlates with the prognosis of pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Ethiopia: a prospective follow-up study. Scand J Infect Dis. 2012 Nov; 44(11):828-34. PMID: 22812387.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Malm K, Ekermo B, Hillgren K, Britton S, Fredlund H, Andersson S. Prevalence of human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 and 2 infection in Sweden. Scand J Infect Dis. 2012 Nov; 44(11):852-9. PMID: 22803699.
      View in: PubMed
    8. Hillgren K, Sarkar K, Elofsson S, Britton S. [Widespread risk behavior among injecting drug users. Over 80 percent HCV-infected--7 percent have HIV, as demonstrated by the first baseline study]. Lakartidningen. 2012 Jun 19-26; 109(25):1221-5. PMID: 22838111.
      View in: PubMed
    9. Ljungdahl M, Montgomerie C, Gyan BA, Hagbe FS, Britton S. [Screening for HIV and hepatitis C virus using saliva tests in a prison in Ghana. A study of the prevalence and the status of knowledge]. Lakartidningen. 2012 Jan 25-31; 109(4):161-3. PMID: 22482225.
      View in: PubMed
    10. Britton S. [New hospitals. Single rooms--expensive, dangerous and boring]. Lakartidningen. 2011 Jun 15-28; 108(24-25):1289. PMID: 21830499.
      View in: PubMed
    11. Britton S. [The medical profession delegitimized]. Lakartidningen. 2011 May 25-31; 108(21):1198; discussion 1198. PMID: 21812246.
      View in: PubMed
    12. Grönberg A, Zettergren L, Bergh K, Ståhle M, Heilborn J, Angeby K, Small PL, Akuffo H, Britton S. Antioxidants protect keratinocytes against M. ulcerans mycolactone cytotoxicity. PLoS One. 2010 Nov 04; 5(11):e13839. PMID: 21079804; PMCID: PMC2973957.
    13. Tasew G, Nylén S, Lieke T, Lemu B, Meless H, Ruffin N, Wolday D, Asseffa A, Yagita H, Britton S, Akuffo H, Chiodi F, Eidsmo L. Systemic FasL and TRAIL neutralisation reduce leishmaniasis induced skin ulceration. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2010 Oct 12; 4(10):e844. PMID: 20967287; PMCID: PMC2953481.
    14. Idh J, Abate E, Westman A, Elias D, Janols H, Gelaw A, Getachew A, Alemu S, Aseffa A, Britton S, Stendahl O, Schön T. Kinetics of the QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube test during treatment of patients with sputum smear-positive tuberculosis in relation to initial TST result and severity of disease. Scand J Infect Dis. 2010 Sep; 42(9):650-7. PMID: 20465490.
      View in: PubMed
    15. Mekonen M, Abate E, Aseffa A, Anagaw B, Elias D, Hailu E, Idh J, Moges F, Wolde-Amanuel Y, Asrat D, Yamuah L, Britton S, Stendahl O, Schön T. Identification of drug susceptibility pattern and mycobacterial species in sputum smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients with and without HIV co-infection in north west Ethiopia. Ethiop Med J. 2010 Jul; 48(3):203-10. PMID: 21073081.
      View in: PubMed
    16. Tasew G, Kebede A, Wolday D, Gadisa E, Britton S, Eidsmo L, Akuffo H. Low-cost liquid medium for in vitro cultivation of Leishmania parasites in low-income countries. Glob Health Action. 2009 Oct 22; 2. PMID: 20027250; PMCID: PMC2792165.
    17. Britton S. [Art and psychiatry]. Lakartidningen. 2009 Apr 7-21; 106(15-16):1113; author reply 1113. PMID: 19492682.
      View in: PubMed
    18. Idh J, Westman A, Elias D, Moges F, Getachew A, Gelaw A, Sundqvist T, Forslund T, Alemu A, Ayele B, Diro E, Melese E, Wondmikun Y, Britton S, Stendahl O, Schön T. Nitric oxide production in the exhaled air of patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in relation to HIV co-infection. BMC Infect Dis. 2008 Oct 24; 8:146. PMID: 18950489; PMCID: PMC2596154.
    19. Britton S, Lindquist L. [Painfully single-minded about fibromyalgia]. Lakartidningen. 2008 Sep 24-30; 105(39):2712; author reply 2712. PMID: 18846886.
      View in: PubMed
    20. Elias D, Britton S, Aseffa A, Engers H, Akuffo H. Poor immunogenicity of BCG in helminth infected population is associated with increased in vitro TGF-beta production. Vaccine. 2008 Jul 23; 26(31):3897-902. PMID: 18554755.
      View in: PubMed
    21. Britton S. [Babel's House revisited...]. Lakartidningen. 2008 Feb 6-12; 105(6):383. PMID: 18380360.
      View in: PubMed
    22. Bochud PY, Hawn TR, Siddiqui MR, Saunderson P, Britton S, Abraham I, Argaw AT, Janer M, Zhao LP, Kaplan G, Aderem A. Toll-like receptor 2 (TLR2) polymorphisms are associated with reversal reaction in leprosy. J Infect Dis. 2008 Jan 15; 197(2):253-61. PMID: 18177245; PMCID: PMC3077295.
    23. Britton S. [Burnout in Greene-land]. Lakartidningen. 2007 Aug 29-Sep 4; 104(35):2446-7. PMID: 17907336.
      View in: PubMed
    24. Britton S. [Needle exchange as bribery]. Lakartidningen. 2007 Jul 25-Aug 7; 104(30-31):2133. PMID: 17824365.
      View in: PubMed
    25. Elias D, Britton S, Kassu A, Akuffo H. Chronic helminth infections may negatively influence immunity against tuberculosis and other diseases of public health importance. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2007 Jun; 5(3):475-84. PMID: 17547511.
      View in: PubMed
    26. Britton S. It is all about infection. J Intern Med. 2007 Feb; 261(2):103-5. PMID: 17241174.
      View in: PubMed
    27. Elias D, Mengistu G, Akuffo H, Britton S. Are intestinal helminths risk factors for developing active tuberculosis? Trop Med Int Health. 2006 Apr; 11(4):551-8. PMID: 16553939.
      View in: PubMed
    28. Frascaroli G, Varani S, Mastroianni A, Britton S, Gibellini D, Rossini G, Landini MP, Söderberg-Nauclér C. Dendritic cell function in cytomegalovirus-infected patients with mononucleosis. J Leukoc Biol. 2006 May; 79(5):932-40. PMID: 16501053.
      View in: PubMed
    29. Seyoum E, Wolday D, Girma M, Malmsten A, Meselle T, Gronowitz JS, Britton S. Reverse transcriptase activity for quantitation of HIV-1 subtype C in plasma: relation to RNA copy number and CD4 T-cell count. J Med Virol. 2006 Feb; 78(2):161-8. PMID: 16372295.
      View in: PubMed
    30. Schön T, Wolday D, Elias D, Melese E, Moges F, Tessema T, Stendahl O, Sundqvist T, Britton S. Kinetics of sedimentation rate, viral load and TNF-alpha in relation to HIV co-infection in tuberculosis. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2006 May; 100(5):483-8. PMID: 16242741.
      View in: PubMed
    31. Seyoum E, Wolday D, Mekonen T, Girma M, Meselle T, Källander C, Gronowitz S, Britton S. Alternative approach to blood screening using the ExaVir reverse transcriptase activity assay. Curr HIV Res. 2005 Oct; 3(4):371-6. PMID: 16250883.
      View in: PubMed
    32. Elias D, Akuffo H, Pawlowski A, Haile M, Schön T, Britton S. Schistosoma mansoni infection reduces the protective efficacy of BCG vaccination against virulent Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Vaccine. 2005 Feb 03; 23(11):1326-34. PMID: 15661380.
      View in: PubMed
    33. Britton S. [Tuberculosis epidemic has reached Africa. HIV infection accelerates the risk of being infected, the BCG vaccine is not efficient enough]. Lakartidningen. 2003 Nov 06; 100(45):3576-7. PMID: 14650031.
      View in: PubMed
    34. Yassin MA, Olobo JO, Kidane D, Negesse Y, Shimeles E, Tadesse A, Demissie A, Britton S, Harboe M, Aseffa A, Abate G. Diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis in Butajira, rural Ethiopia. Scand J Infect Dis. 2003; 35(4):240-3. PMID: 12839151.
      View in: PubMed
    35. Wolday D, Mayaan S, Mariam ZG, Berhe N, Seboxa T, Britton S, Galai N, Landay A, Bentwich Z. Treatment of intestinal worms is associated with decreased HIV plasma viral load. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2002 Sep 01; 31(1):56-62. PMID: 12352151.
      View in: PubMed
    36. Doherty TM, Demissie A, Olobo J, Wolday D, Britton S, Eguale T, Ravn P, Andersen P. Immune responses to the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific antigen ESAT-6 signal subclinical infection among contacts of tuberculosis patients. J Clin Microbiol. 2002 Feb; 40(2):704-6. PMID: 11826002; PMCID: PMC153355.
    37. Mengistu G, Balcha F, Britton S. Co-infection of Onchocerca volvulus and intestinal helminths in indigenous and migrant farmers in southwest Ethiopia. Ethiop Med J. 2002 Jan; 40(1):19-27. PMID: 12240564.
      View in: PubMed
    38. Bruchfeld J, Aderaye G, Palme IB, Bjorvatn B, Britton S, Feleke Y, Källenius G, Lindquist L. Evaluation of outpatients with suspected pulmonary tuberculosis in a high HIV prevalence setting in Ethiopia: clinical, diagnostic and epidemiological characteristics. Scand J Infect Dis. 2002; 34(5):331-7. PMID: 12069014.
      View in: PubMed
    39. Dockrell HM, Brahmbhatt S, Robertson BD, Britton S, Fruth U, Gebre N, Hunegnaw M, Hussain R, Manandhar R, Murillo L, Pessolani MC, Roche P, Salgado JL, Sampaio E, Shahid F, Thole JE, Young DB. A postgenomic approach to identification of Mycobacterium leprae-specific peptides as T-cell reagents. Infect Immun. 2000 Oct; 68(10):5846-55. PMID: 10992494; PMCID: PMC101546.
    Britton's Networks
    Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
    Concepts Expand Description
    _
    Co-Authors Expand Description
    _
    Similar People Expand Description
    _
    Same Department Expand Description