Detection of norovirus
Stijn Jonckheere, Nadine Botteldoorn, Patricia Vandecandelaere, Johan Frans, Wim Laffut, Guy Coppens, Anne Vankeerberghen, Hans De Beenhouwer Multicenter evaluation of the revised RIDA® QUICK test (N1402) for rapid detection of norovirus in a diagnostic laboratory setting. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 2016 Oct

Infectious Diseases-Parasitology
Gabriëls S, Blocher J, Dorny P, Abatih EN, Schmutzhard E, Ombay M, Mathias B, Winker AS. Added Value of Antigen ELISA in the Diagnosis of Neurocysticercosis in Resource Poor Settings.PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2012 Oct; 6(10):e1851.

  • Atchade PS, Doderer-Lang C, Chabi N, Perrotey S, Abdelrahman T, Akpovi CD, Anani L, Bigot A, Sanni A, Candolfi E. Is a Plasmodium lactate dehydrogenase (pLDH) enzyme-linked immunosorbent (ELISA)-based assay a valid tool for detecting risky malaria blood donations in Africa? Malaria Journal 2013,12:279

Mood Disorders and Neurodegenerative Diseases

Gos T, Myint AM, Schiltz K, Meyer-Lotz G, Dobrowolny H, Busse S, Müller UJ, Mawrin C, Bernstein HG, Bogerts B, Steiner J. Reduced microglial immunoreactivity for endogenous NMDA receptor agonist quinolinic acid in the hippocampus of schizophrenia patients. Brain Behav Immun 2014 (in press)

Müller N, Myint AM, Krause D, Weidinger E, Schwarz MJ. Anti-inflammatory treatment in schizophrenia. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2013 Apr; 42:146-153.

Müller N, Myint AM, Schwarz MJ. Immunological treatment options for schizophrenia. Curr Pharm Biotechnol 2012 Jun; 13(8): 1606-1613.

Leonard BE, Schwarz M, Myint AM. The metabolic syndrome in schizophrenia: is inflammation a contributing cause?J Psychopharm 2012 May; 26(5) supplement 33-41.

Zunszain PA, Anacker C, Cattaneo A, Choudhury S, Musaelyan K, Myint AM, Thuret S, Price J, Pariante CM. Interleukin-1beta: a new regulator of the kynurenine pathway affecting human hippocampal neurogenesis.Neuropsychopharmacology 2012 Mar; 37(4): 939-949.

Majoie HJM, Rijkers K, Berfelo MW, Hulsman JARJ, Myint A, Schwarz M, Vles JSH. Vagus Nerve Stimulation in Refractory Epilepsy: Effects on Pro- and Anti-Inflammatory Cytokines in Peripheral Blood. Neuroimmunomodulation 2011 Jul; 18:52-56.

Myint AM, Schwarz MJ, Verkerk R, Mueller HH, Zach J, ScharpÈ S, Steinbusch HWM, Leonard BE, Kim YK. Reversal of imbalance between kynurenic acid and 3-hydroxykynurenine by antipsychotics in medication-naÔve and medication-free schizophrenic patients.Brain Behav Immun 2011; 25:1576-1581.

Myint AM and Schwarz MJ (2011). Interaction Between Inflammatory State and Neurochemical Changes in Major Psychiatric Disorders, Psychiatric Disorders-Worldwide Advances, Toru Uehara (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-307-833-5, InTech, Available from:

Oades RD, Myint AM, Dauvermann MR, Schimmelmann BG, Schwarz MJ. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and glial integrity: an exploration of associations of cytokines and kynurenine metabolites with symptoms and attention.Behavioral and Brain Functions 2010; 6:32.

Kim YK, Myint AM, Verkerk R, Scharpe S, Steinbusch H, Leonard BE. Cytokine changes and tryptophan metabolites in medication-naÔve and medication-free Schizophrenic patients.Neuropsychobiology 2008 (accepted).

Myint AM, Kim YK, Verkerk R, ScharpÈ S, Steinbusch H, Leonard B. Kynurenine pathway in major depression: evidence of impaired neuroprotection.J Affect Disord. 2007 Feb; 98(1-2):143-51. Epub 2006 Sep 6.

  • Myint AM, Schawaller M, Verkerk R, Schwarz MJ, Hampel H, M¸ller N. Neurodegenerative markers for psychiatric conditions, Patent application at: Fa. Diamed Eurogen, Belgium: October 12, 2006: Patent publication No: WO2006105907.

Myint AM, Leonard BE, Steinbusch HW, Kim YK. Th1, Th2, and Th3 cytokine alterations in major depression.J Affect Disord 2005 Oct; 88(2):167-73.

Myint AM, Kim YK. Cytokine-serotonin interaction through IDO: a neurodegeneration hypothesis of depression.Med Hypotheses. 2003 Nov-Dec; 61(5-6):519-25.

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