Ongoing Projects

Ongoing research and article projects where CONEM is involved, sorted alphabetically by title. Note: Several other projects are under preparation at a too early stage to be listed here. The final titles on the articles can differ from what is written here.



The Effects of Ozone Therapy on Apoptosis in a Rat Model of Bladder Cancer
Muhammed Emin Keleş, Afshin Samadi, Kerem Teke, Tayyar Alp Özkan, Oğuz Özden Cebeci, Müslüm Gök, Ahmet Yalcinkaya, Birol Öztürk, Meltem Özlen Dillioğlugil, Özdal Dillioğlugil, Salvatore Chirumbolo, Geir Bjørklund (To be Submitted)

The Neurotoxicology of Lead: Current Research and Emerging Trends
Bjørklund G, Dadar M, Osredkar J, Bondarenko I, Chirumbolo S, Aaseth J, *

CONEM Scientific Secretary

***Alpha-Lipoic Acid as a Possible Antioxidant with Antiaging Properties
Bjørklund G, Dadar M, Gasmi G, Chirumbolo S, Doşa MD, Mujawdiya PK, Ongenae A, Piscopo S, Aaseth J (Antiaging Compounds; To In Work 03.01.2020 SC)

***Herbal Compounds in Hair Loss Healing
Gasmi A, Mujawdiya PK, Beley N, Lysiuk R, Ongenae A, Dadar M, Lenchyk L, Strus O, Piscopo S, Komisarenko A, Fedorovska M, Chirumbolo S, Bjørklund G (In Work 03.01.2020 SC)

***Natural Dietary Compounds in the Treatment of Arsenic Toxicity
Bjørklund G, Rahaman MS, Shanaida M, Lysiuk R, Dadar M, Oliynyk P, Lenchyk L, Chirumbolo S (In Work 03.01.2020 SC)

Reproductive and Developmental Effects of Mercury 
Bjørklund G, et al. (To be submitted XXX 2019)


A Review on Natural Teeth Whitening
Gasmi Benahmed A, Gasmi A, Menzel A, Hrynovets T, [Dadar M], Shanaida M, Lysiuk R, Shanaida Y, Bjørklund G [23 Dec 2019]

B Vitamins, Other Nutrients, and Stroke 
Bjørklund G, [Dadar M], et al. [30 Dec 2019]

Phytochemicals with Radioprotective Properties: Particular Emphasis on the Flavonoid Silymarin
+ [*Maryam Dadar] [14 Jan 2020]

CONEM Kazakhstan Environmental Health and Safety Research Group

Combination of Vitamin D and Vitamin K2 in Phosphocalcic Metabolism
Gasmi A, Mujawdiya PK, [Pivina L], Ongenae A, Piscopo S, Bjørklund G [14 Dec 2019]

CONEM Romania

Krebs Cycle: Activators, Inhibitors and Its Role in the Modulation of Oxidative Stress, Inflammation, Detoxification, and Carcinogenesis
Gasmi A, Arshad M, [*Butnariu M], Menzel A, Bjørklund G [12 Jan 2020]

CONEM Russia 

Liver Detoxification Pathways
Gasmi A, Nasreen A, Menzel A, [*Bondarenko IG], [Dadar M], Gasmi Benahmed A, Chirumbolo S, Bjørklund G [14 Jan 2020 AG]

CONEM Serbia

Interactions Between Thyroid Hormones and Nutrients
Gasmi A, Mujawdiya PK, [*Buha A], Gasmi Benahmed A, Menzel A, Bjørklund G [04 Jan 2020]

Supplementation, Xenobiotics, and Protein Intake in Renal Failure Patients
Gasmi A, [*Buha A], Nasreen A, Menzel A, Gasmi Benahmed A, Bjørklund G [04 Jan 2020]

CONEM Thailand

Preventive Measures to Slow Down the Progression of Parkinson’s Disease
Bjørklund G, Dadar M, [*Maes M], Chirumbolo S, Doşa MD [04 Jan 2020]

CONEM Ukraine Life Science Research Group

**Anti-Aging Effects of Plants Used in Cosmetics
Smetanina K, Bjørklund G, Lysiuk R et al.

Beta-Alanine in Antiageing
Gasmi A, Mujawdiya PK, [*Lysiuk R], Ongenae A, Piscopo S, Bjørklund G [22 Dec 2019]

Medicinal Plant-Derived Phytochemicals as Promising Detoxifying Agents
Bjørklund G, Dadar M, Martins N, Goh BH, Doşa MD, Chirumbolo S, Lysiuk R

**Medicinal Plants as a Source of Detoxifying Agents
Lysiuk R, et al., Bjørklund G

Natural Compounds in the Anti-Aging Perspective
Bjørklund G, Shanaida M, *Lysiuk R, Butnariu M, Dadar M, Strus O, Smetanina K, Chirumbolo S [10 Jan 2020]

**Selected Medicinal Plants with Promising Properties as Detoxifying Agents
Lysiuk R, et al., Bjørklund G

The Glutathione System
Gasmi A, Nasreen A, [Lysiuk R], Ongenae A, Piscopo S, Bjørklund G [22 Dec 2019]

The Role of Astaxanthin in Health and Aging
Bjørklund G, Dadar M, Gasmi A, [*Lysiuk R], et al. [Antiaging Compounds; 25 Dec 2019]

Xylitol in Oral Health
Gasmi Benahmed A, Gasmi A, Arshad M, [Lysiuk R], Bjørklund G [23 Dec 2019]


***Delayed Encephalopathy: Examining Latent Neurological Effects and Progressive Brain Pathogenesis Following Exposure to Neurotoxic Agents or Events
*Kern JK, Geier DA, Homme KG, Bjørklund G, Chirumbolo S, Geier MR

CONEM Francophone 

Remaining parts

“Other Natural Compounds” in Hair Loss Healing
Gasmi A, Mujawdiya PK, Ongenae A, Piscopo S, *GB [05 Aug 2019]

“More about” Antiaging Compounds
Gasmi A, Pavan Mujawdiya PK, Ongenae A, Piscopo S, *GB [05 Aug 2019]

Aging and Antiaging

Biological Age Clocks
Gasmi A, Arshad M, Menzel A, *GB [14 Oct 2019]

Gut and Obesity

Glutamine Alternatives in Gut Regeneration
Gasmi A, Nasreen A, Ongenae A, Piscopo S, *GB [14 Oct 2019]

Lifestyle Genetics-based Reports in the Treatment of Obesity
Gasmi A, Mujawdiya PK, Menzel A, *GB [05 Aug 2019]

The Autonomic Nervous System’s Role in the Regulation of Body Weight 
Gasmi A, Menzel A, Berthouze S, *GB, et al. [21 May 2019/05 Aug 2019]

Signal Processing

Fast Fourier Transform in Signal Processing
Gasmi A, *GB, et al. [22 Oct 2019]

Nonlinear Dynamics in Physiological Signals Processing
Gasmi A, *GB, et al. [22 Oct 2019]

Physiological Signal Processing Authors
Gasmi A, *GB, et al. [22 Oct 2019]

CONEM Metallomics Nanomedicine Research Group

Insights on sulfur metabolites from the genus Allium, causing eye irritation. What do we know?
Butnariu M, et al.

***A Method for the Investigation of the Adsorption Behavior of Strontium Ions in Porous Bone Powder
Butnariu M, Pentea M, Corneanu M, Petrescu I, Stef R, Bostan C, Sarac I, Chirumbolo S, Kizek R, Hosnedlová B, Bjørklund G (To be Submitted xxx 2019 ABC)

Complex Formation Reaction Between Hg2+ and Dithiol Chelating Agents, and Possible Structures 
Bjørklund G, et al.

*Mercury and Other Metals in the Pathogenesis of Multiple Sclerosis
Bjørklund G, et al.

N-Acetyl Cysteine (NAC) and Mercury Detoxification
Bjørklund G, et al.

Porphyrinuria in Autism Spectrum Disorder
Bjørklund G, et al.

*The Role of Selenium and Glutathione Redox Imbalance in Parkinson’s Disease
Bjørklund G, et al.

*The Role of Selenium and Toxic Metal(loid) Interplay in Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Review
Bjørklund G, et al.

The Role of the Thioredoxin/Thioredoxin Reductase System in Brain Diseases 
Bjørklund G, et al.

The Role of Zinc, Copper, and Selenium in Diabetes
Bjørklund G, et al.

Thiols and Mercury Toxicity: Detoxification Mechanisms
Bjørklund G, et al.

CONEM Poland Chemistry and Nutrition Research Group

Asperger Syndrome: Do We Still Need Its Identification and Diagnosis?
Bjørklund G, et al.

Urinary Carboxylic Acids (UCAs) Profile in Subjects with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Their Association with Bacterial Overgrowth
Gątarek P, Jóźwik-Pruska J, Bjørklund G, Chirumbolo S, Kałużna-Czaplińska J

Toxic and Trace Elements in Medicine

Deficiency of iron
Bjørklund G, et al.

Inhibition of Thioredoxin Reductase and Association with Different Diseases
Bjørklund G, Osredkar J, et al. (In preparation 17/07/2015)

Lead in Drinking Water as a Potential Threat for Developmental Neurotoxicity
Bjørklund G, Rahman MM, Dadar M, Osredkar J, Chirumbolo S, Aaseth J

Moderate Doses of Mercury is a Hazard to the Human Brain 
Bjørklund G, Urbina MA, et al. (In preparation)

The Possible Role of Mercury as One of the Causal Factors in Alzheimer’s Disease
Bjørklund G, et al. (In preparation)

Uranium Exposure and Cancer
Bjørklund G, et al. (To be submitted XXX 2019)

Vitamin Research

Vitamin D and Osteoporosis
Bjørklund G, et al. 

Vitamin D Deficiency and Various Disorders
Bjørklund G, et al.


Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS): Current State of the Art and Potential Advances in the Detection of Laboratory Markers
Osredkar J, Bjørklund G, Chirumbolo S, Fras Z

Dietary Regimens as a Therapeutic Approach for Autism Management
Waly MI, Al-Farsi Y, Bjørklund G (In preparation #16/07/2015)

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Review
Bjørklund G, Saad K, Urbina MA

Is Burning Mouth Syndrome Associated with Dental Metal Allergies? A Case-Control Study
Sălăvăstru CM, Coculescu EC, Bjørklund G, Grigore RN, Urbina MA, Marcu A, Coculescu BI, *Ţiplica GS

The Role of Paraoxonase 1 in Autism Spectrum Disorder
Bjørklund G, et al. (Review idea)

Manuscripts Submitted