user account Åsa Torinsson Naluai, Inst. för biomedicin / Sahlgrenska Biobank

Basic information

name:
Åsa Torinsson Naluai
workplace:
Inst. för biomedicin / Sahlgrenska Biobank
profession:
Genetiker/Forskare
Email

Work

workplace:
Inst. för biomedicin / Sahlgrenska Biobank
phone number:
0768-979149
address:
Medicinareg. 7a
city:
405 30 Göteborg
country:
Sverige

Doctoral Thesis (1)

  1. Gothenburg, Sweden: Göteborgs universitet/University of Gothenburg; 2004. ISBN 91-628-6178-6.

Article - Review (2)

  1. Arking D, Pulit S, Crotti L, van der Harst P, Munroe P, Koopmann T, Sotoodehnia N, Rossin E, Morley M, Wang X, Johnson A, Lundby A, Gudbjartsson D, Noseworthy P, Eijgelsheim M, Bradford Y, Tarasov K, Dörr M, Müller-Nurasyid M, Lahtinen A, Nolte I, Smith A, Bis J, Isaacs A, Newhouse S, Evans D, Post W, Waggott D, Lyytikäinen L, Hicks A et al [ Naluai Torinsson Nr. 42 ] [ Ärnlöv Nr. 177 ] [ Lind Nr. 178 ] [ Nyberg Nr. 193 ].
    Nat Genet. 2014:46(8):826-36.
    Web of Science® citations 52

Article - Peer reviewed scientific (38)

  1. Monten C, Torinsson Naluai Å, Agardh D.
    Clinical and Experimental Immunology 2016:186(3):387-392.
    Web of Science® citations 1
  2. Mostowy J, Montén C, Gudjonsdottir AH, Arnell H, Browaldh L, Nilsson S, Agardh D, Torinsson Naluai Å.
    PLoS ONE 2016:11(8):e0159593.
    Web of Science® citations 2
  3. Monten C, Bjelkenkrantz K, Gudjonsdottir A, Browaldh L, Arnell H, Torinsson Naluai Å, Agardh D.
    Scand J Gastroenterol. 2016:51(4):427-33.
    Web of Science® citations 7
  4. Monten C, Gudjonsdottir A, Browaldh L, Arnell H, Nilsson S, Agardh D, Torinsson Naluai Å.
    BMC Med Genet. 2015:16(1):44.
    Web of Science® citations 4
  5. Bohman A, Oscarsson M, Holmberg K, Johansson L, Millqvist E, Nasic S, Torinsson-Naluai A, Bende M.
    Rhinology 2015:53(1):25-8.
    Web of Science® citations 4
  6. Munir S, Rahman SB, Rehman S, Saba N, Ahmad W, Nilsson S, Mazhar K, Torinsson Naluai Å.
    Mol Immunol. 2015:64(1):190-4.
    Web of Science® citations 7
  7. Gale G, Östman S, Rekabdar E, Torinsson Naluai A, Högkil K, Hasséus B, Saalman R, Jontell M.
    Oral Dis 2014:21(1)
    Web of Science® citations 12
  8. Ostensson M, Montén C, Bacelis J, Gudjonsdottir A, Adamovic S, Ek J, Ascher H, Pollak E, Arnell H, Browaldh L, Agardh D, Wahlstrom J, Nilsson S, Torinsson-Naluai A, Monten C, Östensson M, Wahlström J, Torinsson-Naluai Å, Naluai Torinsson Å.
    PLoS ONE 2013:8(8)
    Web of Science® citations 15
  9. Tsoi L, Spain S, Knight J, Ellinghaus E, Stuart P, Capon F, Ding J, Li Y, Tejasvi T, Gudjonsson J, Kang H, Allen M, McManus R, Novelli G, Samuelsson L, Schalkwijk J, Ståhle M, Burden A, Smith C, Cork M, Estivill X, Bowcock A, Krueger G, Weger W, Worthington J, Tazi-Ahnini R, Nestle F, Hayday A, Hoffmann P, Winkelmann J et al.
    Nat Genet. 2012:44(12):1341-8.
    Web of Science® citations 358
  10. Knight J, Spain SL, Capon F, Hayday A, Nestle FO, Clop A, Barker JN, Weale ME, Trembath RC;
    Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium, Genetic Analysis of Psoriasis Consortium, I-chip for Psoriasis Consortium.
    Hum Mol Genet. 2012:21(23):5185-92.
    Web of Science® citations 28
  11. Dahgam S, Nyberg F, Modig L, Naluai Å, Olin A.
    J Med Genet. 2012:49(3):200-5.
    Web of Science® citations 14
  12. Soler Artigas M, Wain LV, Repapi E, Obeidat M, Sayers I, Burton PR, Johnson T, Zhao JH, Albrecht E, Dominiczak AF, Kerr SM, Smith BH, Cadby G, Hui J, Palmer LJ, Hingorani AD, Wannamethee SG, Whincup PH, Ebrahim S, Smith GD, Barroso I, Loos RJ, Wareham NJ, Cooper C, Dennison E, Shaheen SO, Liu JZ, Marchini J, Dahgam S, Naluai AT et al [ Olin AC Nr. 31 ] [ Nyberg F Nr. 43 ];
    Medical Research Council National Survey of Health and Development (NSHD) Respiratory Study Team, SpiroMeta Consortium.
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2011:184(7):786-95.
    Web of Science® citations 38
  13. Strange A, Capon F, Spencer CC, Knight J, Weale ME, Allen MH, Barton A, Band G, Bellenguez C, Bergboer JG, Blackwell JM, Bramon E, Bumpstead SJ, Casas JP, Cork MJ, Corvin A, Deloukas P, Dilthey A, Duncanson A, Edkins S, Estivill X, Fitzgerald O, Freeman C, Giardina E, Gray E, Hofer A, Hüffmeier U, Hunt SE, Irvine AD, Jankowski J et al [ Naluai AT Nr. 43 ] [ Samuelsson L Nr. 57 ] [ Ståhle M Nr. 61 ];
    Genetic Analysis of Psoriasis Consortium & the Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium 2.
    Nat Genet. 2010:42(11):985-90.
    Web of Science® citations 469
  14. Repapi E, Sayers I, Wain LV, Burton PR, Johnson T, Obeidat M, Zhao JH, Ramasamy A, Zhai G, Vitart V, Huffman JE, Igl W, Albrecht E, Deloukas P, Henderson J, Granell R, McArdle WL, Rudnicka AR, Barroso I, Loos RJ, Wareham NJ, Mustelin L, Rantanen T, Surakka I, Imboden M, Wichmann HE, Grkovic I, Jankovic S, Zgaga L, Hartikainen AL et al [ Gyllensten U Nr. 32 ] [ Naluai AT Nr. 50 ] [ Olin AC Nr. 51 ] [ Torén K Nr. 52 ] [ Nyberg F Nr. 82 ];
    Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium, NSHD Respiratory Study Team.
    Nat Genet. 2010:42(1):36-44.
    Web of Science® citations 294
  15. Amundsen SS, Rundberg J, Adamovic S, Gudjónsdóttir AH, Ascher H, Ek J, Nilsson S, Lie BA, Naluai AT, Sollid LM.
    Genes Immun. 2010:11(1):79-86.
    Web of Science® citations 9
  16. Forabosco P, Neuhausen SL, Greco L, Naluai AT, Wijmenga C, Saavalainen P, Houlston RS, Ciclitira PJ, Babron MC, Lewis CM.
    Hum Hered. 2009:68(4):223-30.
    Web of Science® citations 8
  17. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2009:49(2):165-9.
    Web of Science® citations 8
  18. Amundsen SS, Adamovic S, Hellqvist A, Nilsson S, Gudjónsdóttir AH, Ascher H, Ek J, Larsson K, Wahlström J, Lie BA, Sollid LM, Naluai AT.
    Eur J Hum Genet. 2007:15(9):980-7.
    Web of Science® citations 7
  19. Gudjonsdottir A, Nilsson S, Torinsson Naluai Å, Ek J, Amundsen S, Wahlstrom J, Ascher H.
    Poster presentation, International Coeliac Disease Meeting 2007, Maribor, Slovenia 2007
    Web of Science® citations 7
  20. Benson M, Langston MA, Adner M, Andersson B, Torinssson-Naluai A, Cardell LO.
    J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006:118(1):220-5.
    Web of Science® citations 23
  21. Amundssen S, T Naluai A, Ascher H, Ek J, Gudjonsdottir A, Wahlström J, Lie B, Sollid L.
    Tissue Antigens 2004:64(5):593-9.
    Web of Science® citations 34
  22. Holopainen P, Torinsson Naluai Å, Moodie S, Percopo S, Coto I, Clot F, Ascher H, Sollid L, Ciclitira P, Greco L, Clerget-Darpoux F, Partanen J.
    Tissue Antigens 2004:63(3):212-22.
    Web of Science® citations 31
  23. Babron MC, Nilsson S, Adamovic S, Naluai AT, Wahlström J, Ascher H, Ciclitira PJ, Sollid LM, Partanen J, Greco L, Clerget-Darpoux F.
    Eur J Hum Genet. 2003:11(11):828-34.
    Web of Science® citations 66
  24. Popat S, Hearle N, Högberg L, Braegger C, O'Donoghue D, Fälth-Magnusson K, Holmes G, Howdle P, Jenkins H, Johnstone S, Kennedy N, Kumar P, Logan R, Marsh M, Mulder C, Torinsson A, Sjöberg K, Stenhammar L, Walters J, Jewell D, Houlston R, Hogberg L, Falth-Magnusson K, Johnston S, Naluai A, Sjoberg K, Torinsson Naluai Å.
    Ann Hum Genet. 2002:66(Pt 2):125-37.
    Web of Science® citations 35
  25. Louka AS, Torinsson Naluai A, D'Alfonso S, Ascher H, Coto I, Ek J, Giordano M, Gudjónsdóttir AH, Mellai M, Momigliano-Richiardi P, Percopo S, Samuelsson L, Wahlström J, Greco L, Sollid LM.
    Tissue Antigens 2002:59(1):70-2.
    Web of Science® citations 13
  26. Torinsson Naluai Å, Nilsson S, Gudjonsdottir A, Louka A, Ascher H, Ek J, Hallberg B, Samuelsson L, Kristiansson B, Martinsson T, Nerman O, Sollid L, Wahlström J.
    EUR J HUMAN GENET 2001:9(12):938-44.
    Web of Science® citations 67
  27. Samuelsson L, Enlund F, Torinsson Naluai Å, Yhr M, Inerot A, Enerbäck C, Wahlström J, Swanbeck G, Martinsson T.
    Hum Genet 1999:105(6):523-9.

Accepted, not yet published publications

Different DRB1*03:01-DQB1*02:01 haplotypes confer different risk for celiac disease

Shehab Alshiekh, Lue Ping Zhao, Åke Lernmark, Daniel E. Geraghty, Åsa Torinsson Naluai , Daniel Agardh.

Manuscripts, not yet accepted

Levels of amino acids in plasma are significantly increased in children with active celiac disease.

Åsa Torinsson Naluai; Ladan Sadaat Vafa; Audur H. Gudjonsdottir; Henrik Arnell; Lars Browaldh; Staffan Nilsson; Daniel Agardh.

A genome-wide association study of recurrent aphthous stomatitis

Maria Bankvall, Sofia Östman, Mats Jontell, Åsa Torinsson Naluai.

A family-based genome-wide association study of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps implicates several genes in the disease pathogenesis.

Anton Bohman, M.D.; Julius Juodakis; Martin Oscarsson; Jonas Bacelis; Mats Bende; Åsa Torinsson Naluai

Other publications

Torinsson Naluai Å. Glutenintolerans och våra arvsanlag. Medikament nr 2-05, sida62-64

Nov 1997 –– Master of Science (Cell biology)

Sept 2004 –– Dissertation:
“The genetic complexity of celiac disease: Gene variants linked and associated to an inflammatory autoimmune disorder. ”Supervisors: Jan Wahlström, Professor, Lena Samuelsson, PhD.

Jan 2008 - Dec 2009 –– Post doctoral studies
I was awarded one of the post-doc positions from Gothenburg University in international competition. The GU “Post-Doc initiative”.

2009-2010: "Coaching creativity" Ledarskapsutbildning arrangerad genom MIVAC, Göteborgs Universitet.

Work experience

WorkplaceDegree of EmploymentStartedEnded
Statligt - Universitet - Göteborgs universitet - Sahlgrenska akademin - Institutionen för biomedicin
100% 2013
  70% 2012 2013
Statligt - Högskolor - Högskolan i Skövde - Vård och natur Show info
Lektor och programansvarig på magisterprogrammet i biomedicin under läsåret 2012-2013

30% 2012 2013
Statligt - Universitet - Göteborgs universitet - Sahlgrenska akademin - Institutionen för biomedicin - Avdelningen för patologi och genetik
100% 2010 2012
Statligt - Universitet - Göteborgs universitet - Sahlgrenska akademin - Institutionen för biomedicin - Avdelningen för mikrobiologi och immunologi
100% 2008 2009
Statligt - Universitet - Göteborgs universitet - Sahlgrenska akademin - Institutionen för biomedicin - Avdelningen för patologi och genetik
100% 2006 2007
Statligt - Universitet - Göteborgs universitet - Sahlgrenska akademin - Institutionen för kliniska vetenskaper - Avdelningen för pediatrik
100% 1997 2005

Deltagit i kursen "pedagogisk fortbildning" vid Sahlgrenska akademin under hösten 2004. Slutförde mitt pedagogiska projektarbete för docentur under våren 2011 och presenterade detta den 18 aug 2011. "Att undervisa i ett informationssamhälle" Docent i experimentell klinisk genetik vid Sahlgrenska akademin godkänd den 2 nov 2011

Jag har deltagit som föreläsare i flertalet grundkurser och forskarutbildningskurser.
Kursansvarig för två forskarutbildningskurser "Att finna gener för sjukdomar och egenskaper/Finding genes for human traits and diseases, 2 hp" och "SNP genotypning och kvantitativ PCR med Taqman teknologi, 2 hp"

Previous teaching
Basic cell biology, genetics, developmental biology, tumor biology and genetic epidemiology
•Genetisk epidemiologi
•Det mänskliga genomets organisation och evolution
•Storskalig genomik
•Human genetik - variation och –omics tekniker
•Positionell kloning – kopplingsanalys och associations analys
•Nedärvningsmönster - Monogena och polygena sjukdomar
•Autoimmunitet och inflammatoriska sjukdomar
•Utvecklingsbiologi - tidig vertebrat utvecklingsbiologi
•Utvecklingsbiologi – tidig human utvecklingsbiologi
•PCR – kloning – hybridiserings tekniker
•Tumörvirus-onkogener
•Tumörsupressorer
•Forsknings etik och biobankning

Supervisor
Main supervisor: graduate student, Svetlana Adamovic, defended her PhD thesis on March 24th, 2009
Assistant supervisor: Santosh Dagham, licenciate thesis, June, 2013.
Assistant supervisor: Caroline Montén, defended her PhD thesis on 28th October, 2016.
Assistant supervisor: Anton Bohman, planned dissertation Dec, 2017.
Assistant supervisor: Martin Oscarsson, planned dissertation Jan, 2018.
Supervisor: Saeda Munir, University of Islamabad, defended her PhD thesis on 19th October, 2015.

Master students
Svetlana Adamovic: VT2000, Celiac disease and linkage and association to CTLA4.

Ellen Hansson: VT2007,Gene expression variability of immunologically important genes in blood and intestine of celiac patients – a comparative study

Julia Rundberg: VT2008, Study of two chromosomal regions, 3p21 and 17q12, in Scandinavian celiac disease families – Significant association found in the 3p21 region.

Alexander Lagerman: HT2009, Chemokine receptor regulation and its role in celiac disease

Shahin Madhoush: VT2011, Gene expression analysis and its relation to risk gene variants in Celiac disease: Difference DLG2 and LPP gene expression between cases and kontrols

Lisa Olsson: HT2011, Gene expression in Celiac cases vs controls, the effect of insulin.

Daniel Yemane: VT2012, Detecting INSR and FOX Genes in Celiac Disease.

Jonas Bacelis, Erasmus student June 2011-June 2012

Joanna Wolny: VT2013, Celiac Disease, Type 2 Diabetes and anorexia nervosa– common genetic factors and analysis of gene expression.

Olena Kochkina: VT2013, Potential risk alleles and genes involved in development of celiac disease.

Ann-Kathrin Zaum: HT2013. Erasmus student: Gene expression analysis of genes associated with celiac disease show deregulation of certain metabolism genes and tumour suppressor genes.

Tina Nienhüser: VT2016, Genome Wide Association analysis in Swedish families with psoriasis.                                  

Huma Zafar: HT2016, Pre-analytical variables influencing protein and metabolic biomarkers.                                

Filippa Åkerman: VT2017 Celiac Disease: Novel Diagnostic Biomarkers and the Effects of Gluten in a Healthy Population.

Nuvarande anställning
Sahlgrenska Akademin vid Göteborgs universitet.
Jag har en tillsvidareanställning 100% som Forskare vid Core-facility och institutionen för biomedicin. Sedan januari 2010 är jag också involverad i uppstarten av Sahlgrenska biobank. Sedan jan 2011 har jag ett uppdrag från Karolinska Institutet på 40% inom biobank infrastrukturen BBMRI. Från och med 2013 är jag också Göteborgs universitets nationella representant i BBMRI.se

2016 – now      Teaching at the institute of Biomedicine at Sahlgrenska Academy and Director of Studies (studierektor) for the amanuensis programme at Sahlgrenska Academy since april 2015.

2016 – now      Director of biobanking (Nodföreståndare) The University of Gothenburg representative in the Swedish Biobanking Research Infrastructure, and member of the National Biobanking board (NBR).

2016 – now      Research leader for The Collaboration platform for health equity, north east of Gothenburg.

2013 – now      Research and development, Sahlgrenska Biobank, Sahlgrenska University Hospital

2011 – now      Associate Professor (Docent) of Experimental Clinical Genetics, Sahlgrenska Academy/Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology/Institute of Biomedicine/University of Gothenburg/Sweden

Invited opponent
Invited opponent, Licentiate, Eva Falck, ”Genetic analysis of susceptibility and development of endometrial adenocarcinoma in a rat model”, Örebro University, 27th January 2012
Invited opponent, Doctoral thesis, Beate Skinningsrud, Oslo University, “Genetic mapping in Addison’s disease and other autoimmune disorders”, 2nd of February 2012.
Invited opponent, Doctoral thesis, Lisbeth Ärlestig, Umeå University, 30th March 2012.
Invited committee member at “Half time seminar” for Josefine Persson, GBG, 27th April 2012
Invited committee member at “Half time seminar” for Lina Jonsson, GBG, 10th May 2012
Invited committee member at “Doctoral thesis” for Lina Jonsson, GBG, 29th Jan 2015
Invited committee member at Doctoral thesis, Josefin Lysell, Umeå University, 22nd March 2015.

Entrepreneurial achievements
Grants- and Innovations Office at University of Gothenburg, and has been granted funding for further evaluation and verification of the project. The funding will be used for patent novelty search, prior art search and regulatory analysis.

Invited speaker
Invited speaker Allergi centrum, Födoämnesallerginätverket, 6th Nov 2014
Invited speaker at onsdagsakademin, Sahlgrenska akademin, 16th April 2014
Invited speaker at Göteborgs kvinnliga diskussionsklubb, 9th December 2013Invited speaker at ESF Invited speaker at ESF Exploratory Workshop ’Gene-Environmental interactions and the distribution of Periodontitis in Europe’ held in Aarhus, Denmark November 26-27, 2012.
Invited speaker at the Life Science Monday Seminar series at Chalmers, November 12th, 2012.
Invited speaker at the symposium “Mat som Medicin”, Svenska Ingenjörsbetenskapsakademin (IVA), Chalmerska huset, 17 Sept 2012.
Invited speaker at a seminar for gastroenterologists at Karolinska Huddinge, June 1st 2012.
Invited speaker at the 14th International Coeliac Disease Symposium, Oslo, June 21st 2011
Invited speaker at ”Svenskt-Italienskt möte om celiaki”, Italian embassy and Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 24 april, 2008
Invited speaker at the graduate course at Karolinska Institute: “How genes meet environment: genetics of human complex diseases” November 2007.
Invited speaker at Svenska Barnläkarföreningen, Sektionen för Gastroenterologi och Nutrition, årsmöte, Göteborg, 26 mars, 2004
Invited speaker at “Biotechnology Havana”, Havana, Cuba, nov 2003
Invited Chair and speaker at Eric K. Fernström Jubileum Symposium, ”Functional genomics and inflammatory diseases”. Ystad Sweden, Oct.23-25, 2003.
Oral presentation of the results from the ”genetics group” (Italy, France, Finland, Great Britain, Norway och Sweden) EU representatives in Belgium, April 2003. (COELIAC-EU CLUSTER N° QLK1-CT-1999- 00037).

Deltog i ett samarbetsprojekt genom EU och det 5.e ram-programmet (COELIAC-EU CLUSTER N° QLK1-CT-1999-00037).
Presenterade slutresultatet från den genetiska arbetsgruppen (Italien, Frankrike, Finland, Storbritannien, Norge och Sverige) inför EU representanter i Belgien, april 2003.

Reviewer invitations for the journals:
Gut, Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, Clinical Chemistry, Genes and Immunity
European Journal of Human Genetics, Tissue Antigens, Journal of NeuroImmunology
Expert Review of Molecular Diagnostics, Human Molecular genetics, Journal of Medical Genetics, Scandinavian Journal of Immunology.

Personal data
Citizenship: Swedish
Languages: Fluent in Swedish (native) and English
Children born, 2000, 2001, 2004

Styrelse ledamot i CEROSS forskarskola vid Sahlgrenska Akademin.
Från hösten 2005-hösten 2010 var jag med i styrelsen för Sahlgrenska Akademins Future faculty.
Under 2007 och 2008 var jag ordförande för Future faculty.
Jag har varit doktorand representant från 2001-2004. Jag har varit ledamot i Medicinska fakultetsnämnden och i institutionsstyrelsen för kvinnors och barns hälsa under 2001-2004.
Jag har dessutom arbetat som jämställdhetsombud vid fakulteten under hösten 2003-våren 2004.

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