Under Review

This list contains manuscripts that are submitted to a journal for possible publication. See also CONEM’s Publications and Ongoing Projects.


A Comparative Study of the Hormonal and Metabolic Profiles in Obese Saudi Females with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
Daghestani M, Daghestani M, Daghistani M, El-Mazny A, Bjørklund G, Chirumbolo S, Alsagaf S, Warsy A (Submitted 18 Mar 2018 LHAD)

Alpha Lipoic and Dihydrolipoic Acids as Possible Antioxidants and Mercury Detoxifying Agents. Some Comments
Bjørklund G, Rahman MM, Chirumbolo S, Aaseth J (Under Review 21 Feb 2018 FCT)

A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Metal Concentrations in Canned Tuna Fish in Iran and Human Health Risk Assessment
Rahmani J, *Fakhri Y, Bjørklund G, Shahsavani A, Urbina MA, Keramati H, Pouya RH, Moradi B, Amanidaz N, Chirumbolo S, Baninamehi Z (Under Review 7 Feb 2018 FCT)

Cancer-Associated Cachexia, Reactive Oxygen Species, and Nutrition Therapy
Bjørklund G, Dadar M, Aaseth J, *Chirumbolo S, Pen JJ (Awaiting Reviewer Assignment “4 Mar” 2018 CMC)

Characteristics and Health Risk Assessment of Metals in the Street Dust of Kashan, Iran
Moradi Q, Mirzaei R, *Fakhri Y, Bjørklund G, Chirumbolo S, Sorooshian A, Keramati H, Amanidaz N, Pouya RH, Amanidaz N, Alipour M (Submitted 19 Mar 2018 BECT)

Fibromyalgia and Nutrition: Therapeutic Possibilities?
Bjørklund G, Dadar M, Chirumbolo S, Aaseth J (Under Review 15 Mar 2018 BIOPHA)

Histamine Levels in Canned Tuna Fish in Iran: A Systematic Review, Meta-Analysis, and Health Risk Assessment
Rahmani J, Alipour S, Fakhri Y, Mohseni-Bandpei A, Bjørklund G, Chirumbolo S, Urbina MA, Gebauer P, Keramati H, Pouya RH, Moradi B, Amanidaz N, Mohseni SM, Sarkhosh M, Ghasemi M (Submitted 16 Mar 2018 FOODCONT)

Insights on melatonin as a major pharmacological target in cancer prevention: what’s new?
Bjørklund G, Rajib SA, Saffoon N, Pen JJ, Chirumbolo S (Awaiting EIC Decision “18 Mar” 2018 CMC)

Is High Content of Lead or Low Water Hardness of Drinking Water Associated with Cardiovascular Morbidity?
Bjørklund G, Dadar M, Chirumbolo S, Aaseth J (Resubmitted 17 Mar 2018 BTER)

Metabolism-associated markers and Childhood Autism Rating Scales (CARS) as a measure of autism severity
El-Ansary A, Bjørklund G, Khemakhem AM, Al-Ayadhi L, *Chirumbolo S, Bacha AB (Submitted 9 Mar 2018 JOMN)

Neurotoxic Effects of Mercury Exposure in Dental Personnel
Bjørklund G, Dadar M, Lindh U, Aaseth J (Under Review 1 Mar 2018 ER)

Therapeutic Effects of Probiotics on Neurotoxicity Induced by Clindamycin and Propionic Acid in Juvenile Hamsters
Al-Orf N, El-Ansary A, Bjørklund G, Moubaye N, Shafi Bhat R, Ben Bacha A (Required Reviews Completed 14 Mar 2018 MEBR)

The Role of Wnt5a in the Adipocyte-cancer Cross Talk
*Chirumbolo S, Bjørklund G (Submitted 26 Jan 2018 CMR)

The use of multi-parametric biomarker profiles may increase the accuracy of ASD prediction
Hassan WM, Al-Ayadhi L, Bjørklund G, Alabdali A, Chirumbolo S, El-Ansary A (Under Review 9 Mar 2018 MEBR)


To be submitted soon

Altered S100 Calcium-Binding Protein B and Matrix Metallopeptidase 9 as Biomarkers of Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy with Hippocampus Sclerosis
Meguid NA, Samir H, Bjørklund G, Anwar M, Hashish A, Koura F, Chirumbolo S, Hashem S, El-Bana MA, Hashem HS

Molecular Targets in Alzheimer’s Disease
Bjørklund G, *Chirumbolo S, Dadar M, Aaseth J

Specialized Diet Therapies: Exploration for Improving Behavior in Autism Spectrum Disorder
Bjørklund G, Waly MI, Al-Farsi Y, Meguid NA, Dadar M, Kałużna-Czaplińska J, Jóźwik-Pruska J, Rahman MM, Chartrand MS, *Chirumbolo S

The Role of Vitamins in Autism Spectrum Disorder: What do We Know?
Bjørklund G, Waly MI, Al-Farsi Y, Saad K, *Dadar M, Rahman MM, Elhoufey A, Chirumbolo S, Jóźwik-Pruska J, Kałużna-Czaplińska J

Toxic metal(loid)-based pollutants and their possible role in autism spectrum disorder
Bjørklund G, Tinkov AA, Rahman MM, Dadar M, Yassa HA, Aaseth J, Chirumbolo S, *Kern JK, *Geier DA, *Geier MR, Skalnaya MG, Skalny AV (Sent 23.2.2018 JKK & Co.)

Urinary Carboxylic Acid Status in ASD as A Factor Linked to Gut Dysbiosis
Jóźwik-Pruska J, Kałużna-Czaplińska J, Bjørklund G, *Chirumbolo S, Rozetti A

Ongoing Projects