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   1.   Berg,T., Blomhoff,R., and Norum,K.R. (1982). Transfer of retinol between parenchymal and nonparenchymal liver cells. In Sinusoidal Liver Cells. Elsvier Biomedical Press, Amsterdam. 34-44.

   2.   Blomhoff,R., Tolleshaug,H., and Berg,T. (1982). Binding of ligands to the asialoglycoprotein receptor causes a reduction in Ca2+ flux through the plasma membrane of isolated hepatocytes. Exp. Cell Res. 137:446-449

   3.   Blomhoff,R., Helgerud,P., Rasmussen,M., Berg,T., and Norum,K.R. (1982). In vivo uptake of chylomicron [3H]retinyl ester by rat liver: evidence for retinol transfer from parenchymal to nonparenchymal cells. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A 79:7326-7330

   4.   Blomhoff,R., Tolleshaug,H., and Berg,T. (1982). Binding of calcium ions to the isolated asialo-glycoprotein receptor. Implications for receptor function in suspended hepatocytes. J Biol Chem. 257:7456-7459

   5.   Berg,T., Blomhoff,R., Naess,L., Tolleshaug,H., and Drevon,C.A. (1983). Monensin inhibits receptor-mediated endocytosis of asialoglycoproteins in rat hepatocytes. Exp. Cell Res. 148:319-330

   6.   Berg,T. and Blomhoff,R. (1983). Preparation of isolated rat liver cells. In Iodinated density gradient media. IRL Press, England. 173-174.

   7.   Blomhoff,H.K., Blomhoff,R., and Christensen,T.B. (1983). Enhanced stability of beta-galactosidase in parenchymal and nonparenchymal liver cells by conjugation with dextran. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 757:202-208

   8.   Bøyum,A., Berg,T., and Blomhoff,R. (1983). Fractionation of mammalian cells. In Iodinated density gradient media. IRL Press, England. 147-171.

   9.   Blomhoff,H.K., Blomhoff,R., and Christensen,T.B. (1984). Effect of dextran and modified dextrans on the uptake and degradation of beta-galactosidase in isolated liver cells. Int. J Biochem.  16:695-697

10.   Blomhoff,R., Helgerud,P., Dueland,S., Berg,T., Pedersen,J.I., Norum,K.R., and Drevon,C.A. (1984). Lymphatic absorption and transport of retinol and vitamin D-3 from rat intestine. Evidence for different pathways. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 772:109-116

11.   Blomhoff,R., Drevon,C.A., Eskild,W., Helgerud,P., Norum,K.R., and Berg,T. (1984). Clearance of acetyl low density lipoprotein by rat liver endothelial cells. Implications for hepatic cholesterol metabolism. J Biol Chem. 259:8898-8903

12.   Blomhoff,R., Eskild,W., and Berg,T. (1984). Endocytosis of formaldehyde-treated serum albumin via scavenger pathway in liver endothelial cells. Biochem. J 218:81-86

13.   Blomhoff,R., Smedsrod,B., Eskild,W., Granum,P.E., and Berg,T. (1984). Preparation of isolated liver endothelial cells and Kupffer cells in high yield by means of an enterotoxin. Exp. Cell Res. 150:194-204

14.   Blomhoff,R., Holte,K., Naess,L., and Berg,T. (1984). Newly administered [3H]retinol is transferred from hepatocytes to stellate cells in liver for storage. Exp. Cell Res. 150:186-193

15.   Kindberg,G.M., Ford,T., Blomhoff,R., Rickwood,D., and Berg,T. (1984). Separation of endocytic vesicles in Nycodenz gradients. Anal. Biochem. 142:455-462

16.   Tolleshaug,H., Berg,T., and Blomhoff,R. (1984). Uptake of mannose-terminated glycoproteins in isolated rat liver cells. Evidence for receptor-mediated endocytosis in hepatocytes. Biochem. J 223:151-160

17.   Berg,T., Ford,T., Kindberg,G., Blomhoff,R., and Drevon,C. (1985). Intracellular degradation of asialoglycoproteins in hepatocytes starts in a subgroup of lysosomes. Exp. Cell Res. 156:570-574

18.   Berg,T., Kindberg,G.M., Ford,T., and Blomhoff,R. (1985). Intracellular transport of asialoglycoproteins in rat hepatocytes. Evidence for two subpopulations of lysosomes. Exp. Cell Res. 161:285-296

19.   Blomhoff,R. (1985). Transport and hepatic metabolism in the rat. The Norwegian Cancer society, Oslo. 1-101 pp.

20.   Blomhoff,R., Eskild,W., Kindberg,G.M., Prydz,K., and Berg,T. (1985). Intracellular transport of endocytosed chylomicron [3H]retinyl ester in rat liver parenchymal cells. Evidence for translocation of a [3H]retinoid from endosomes to endoplasmic reticulum. J Biol Chem.  260:13566-13570

21.   Blomhoff,R., Rasmussen,M., Nilsson,A., Norum,K.R., Berg,T., Blaner,W.S., Kato,M., Mertz,J.R., Goodman,D.S., and Eriksson,U. (1985). Hepatic retinol metabolism. Distribution of retinoids, enzymes, and binding proteins in isolated rat liver cells. J Biol Chem. 260:13560-13565

22.   Blomhoff,R., Norum,K.R., and Berg,T. (1985). Hepatic uptake of [3H]retinol bound to the serum retinol binding protein involves both parenchymal and perisinusoidal stellate cells. J Biol Chem. 260:13571-13575

23.   Blomhoff,R., Blomhoff,H.K., Tolleshaug,H., Christensen,T.B., and Berg,T. (1985). Uptake and degradation of bovine testes beta-galactosidase by parenchymal and nonparenchymal rat liver cells. Int. J Biochem. 17:1321-1328

24.   Drevon,C.A., Blomhoff,R., Rasmussen,M., Kindberg,G.M., Berg,T., and Norum,K.R. (1985). Retinol esterification in cultured rat liver cells. Biochem. J 230:617-623

25.   Leren,T.P., Blomhoff,R., and Berg,K. (1985). Low density lipoprotein (LDL) receptor determination in peripheral blood mononuclear cells. III. Cell membrane constituents bind to LDL and interfere with LDL receptor analyses. J Oslo. City. Hosp. 35:141-150

26.   Leren,T.P., Blomhoff,R., and Berg,K. (1985). Low density lipoprotein (LDL) receptor determination in peripheral blood mononuclear cells. II. Characteristics of cell released substances that interfere with binding of LDL. J Oslo. City. Hosp. 35:129-139

27.   Rasmussen,M., Blomhoff,R., Helgerud,P., Solberg,L.A., Berg,T., and Norum,K.R. (1985). Retinol and retinyl esters in parenchymal and nonparenchymal rat liver cell fractions after long-term administration of ethanol. J Lipid Res. 26:1112-1119

28.   Skogh,T., Blomhoff,R., Eskild,W., and Berg,T. (1985). Hepatic uptake of circulating IgG immune complexes. Immunology 55:585-594

29.   Berg,T., Kindberg,G.M., Ford,T., and Blomhoff,R. (1986). Intracellular degradation of asialoglycoproteins in rat hepatocytes studied by fractionation in Nycodenze gradients. In Receptor mediated uptake in the liver. H.Greten, E.Windler, and U.Beisiegel, editors. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. 173-182.

30.   Berg,T., Blomhoff,R., Eskild,W., and Norum,K.R. (1986). Cooperation between cells in hepatic endocytosis. In Cells of the hepatic sinusoids. A.Kirn, D.L.Knook, and E.Wisse, editors. Kuppfer cell foundation, Rijswijk, The Netherlands. 137-138.

31.   Blomhoff,R., Gjøen,T., Skretting,G., Blomhoff,H.K., Norum,K.R., and Berg,T. (1986). Uptake of retinol and retinol binding protein in hepatic parenchymal cells and perisinusoidal. In Cells of the hepatic sinusoids. A.Kirn, D.L.Knook, and E.Wisse, editors. Kuppfer cell foundation, Rijswijk, The Netherlands. 181-186.

32.   Blomhoff,R., Norum,K.R., and Berg,T. (1986). Inter- and intracellular transport of retinol in the liver. In Receptor mediated uptake in the liver. H.Greten, E.Windler, and U.Beisiegel, editors. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. 205-209.

33.   England,I.G., Naess,L., Blomhoff,R., and Berg,T. (1986). Uptake, intracellular transport and release of 125I- poly(vinylpyrrolidone) and [14C]-sucrose-asialofetuin in rat liver parenchymal cells. Effects of ammonia on the intracellular transport. Biochem. Pharmacol. 35:201-208

34.   Gudmundsen,O., Berg,T., Blomhoff,R., Eskild,W., and Skogh,T. (1986). Hepatic handling of soluble IgG immune complexes in vivo and in vitro. In Cells of the hepatic sinusoids. A.Kirn, D.L.Knook, and E.Wisse, editors. Kuppfer cell foundation, Rijswijk, The Netherlands. 35-40.

35.   Leren,T.P., Blomhoff,R., and Berg,K. (1986). Low density lipoprotein receptor determination in peripheral blood mononuclear cells: influence of differences in cell concentration. Scand. J Clin. Lab. Invest. 46:477-488

36.   Norum,K.R., Berg,T., and Blomhoff,R. (1986). Metabolism of retinol in gut and liver. Näringsforskning 30:156-158

37.   Norum,K.R., Rasmussen,M., Blomhoff,R., Berg,T., and Nilsson,A. (1986). The influence of ethanol intake on hepatic storage of retinol. In Cells of the hepatic sinusoids. A.Kirn, D.L.Knook, and E.Wisse, editors. Kuppfer cell foundation, Rijswijk, The Netherlands. 203-205.

38.   Norum,K.R., Blomhoff,R., Green,M.H., Green,J.B., Wathne,K.O., Gjøen,T., Botilsrud,M., and Berg,T. (1986). Metabolism of retinol in the intestine and liver. Biochem. Soc Trans. 14:923-925

39.   Rasmussen,M., Blomhoff,R., Eskild,W., Müller,H., and Norum,K.R. (1986). Transport, uptake and handling by the liver of vitamin A. Näringsforskning 30:22-24

40.   Tolleshaug,H., Blomhoff,R., Blomhoff,H.K., Christensen,T.B., and Berg,T. (1986). Receptor mediated endocytosis of mannose-terminated glycoproteins in hepatocytes. In Receptor mediated uptake in the liver. H.Greten, E.Windler, and U.Beisiegel, editors. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. 163-167.

41.   Blomhoff,H.K., Smeland,E.B., Beiske,K., Blomhoff,R., Ruud,E., Bjoro,T., Pfeifer-Ohlsson,S., Watt,R., Funderud,S., and Godal,T. (1987). Cyclic AMP-mediated suppression of normal and neoplastic B cell proliferation is associated with regulation of myc and Ha-ras protooncogenes. J Cell Physiol. 131:426-433

42.   Blomhoff,R., Berg,T., and Norum,K.R. (1987). Absorption, Transport and storage of retinol. Chemica Scripta 27:169-177

43.   Blomhoff,R. (1987). Hepatic retinol metabolism: role of the various cell types. Nutr. Rev. 45:257-263

44.   Blomhoff,R. (1987). Uptake, distribution and esterification of retinol in liver. Nutr. Rev. 44:125

45.   Eskild,W., Henriksen,T., Skretting,G., Blomhoff,R., and Berg,T. (1987). Endocytosis of acetylated low-density lipoprotein, endothelial cell- modified low-density lipoprotein, and formaldehyde-treated serum albumin by rat liver endothelial cells. Evidence of uptake via a common receptor. Scand. J Gastroenterol. 22:1263-1269

46.   Gjøen,T., Bjerkelund,T., Blomhoff,H.K., Norum,K.R., Berg,T., and Blomhoff,R. (1987). Liver takes up retinol-binding protein from plasma. J Biol Chem. 262:10926-10930

47.   Henriksen,T., Blomhoff,R., Skretting,G., Berg,T., and Eskild,W. (1987). Tissue uptake of biologically modified low density lipoprotein in the rat. Scand. J Clin. Lab. Invest. 47:269-275

48.   Nenseter,M.S., Blomhoff,R., Eskild,W., Kindberg,G.M., and Berg,T. (1987). Intracellular transport and degradation of chylomicron remnants in rat liver cells after in vivo endocytosis. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 929:25-33

49.   Blomhoff,H.K., Blomhoff,R., Stokke,T., deLange,D.C., Brevik,K., Smeland,E.B., Funderud,S., and Godal,T. (1988). cAMP-mediated growth inhibition of a B-lymphoid precursor cell line Reh is associated with an early transient delay in G2/M, followed by an accumulation of cells in G1. J Cell Physiol. 137:583-587

50.   Blomhoff,R. and Norum,K.R. (1988). Store fremskritt innen vitamin A-forskningen. Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen. 108:901-902

51.   Blomhoff,R., Berg,T., and Norum,K.R. (1988). Transfer of retinol from parenchymal to stellate cells in liver is mediated by retinol-binding protein. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A 85:3455-3458

52.   Blomhoff,R., Berg,T., and Norum,K.R. (1988). Distribution of retinol in rat liver cells: effect of age, sex and nutritional status. Br. J Nutr. 60:233-239

53.   Botilsrud,M., Wathne,K.O., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1988). Effects of antiepileptics on the hepatic storage of retinol. In Vivo. 2:253-256

54.   Green,M.H., Green,J.B., Berg,T., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1988). Changes in hepatic parenchymal and nonparenchymal cell vitamin A content during vitamin A depletion in the rat. J Nutr.  118:1331-1335

55.   Leren,T.P., Blomhoff,R., and Berg,K. (1988). Metabolism of low density lipoprotein after storage. J Oslo. City. Hosp. 38:21-26

56.   Nenseter,M.S., Blomhoff,R., Drevon,C.A., Kindberg,G.M., Norum,K.R., and Berg,T. (1988). Uptake of LDL in parenchymal and non-parenchymal rabbit liver cells in vivo. LDL uptake is increased in endothelial cells in cholesterol-fed rabbits. Biochem. J 254:443-448

57.   Wathne,K.O., Norum,K.R., Smeland,E., and Blomhoff,R. (1988). Retinol bound to physiological carrier molecules regulates growth and differentiation of myeloid leukemic cells. J Biol Chem. 263:8691-8695

58.   Wathne,K.O., Blomhoff,R., and Norum,K.R. (1988). Effect of cytostatics on liver retinol store in rat. Med. Oncol. Tumor Pharmacother. 5:107-112

59.   Blomhoff,R. (1989). Intercellular transport and hepatic handling of retinol. Saibo 21:3-7

60.   Blomhoff,R., Nenseter,M.S., Green,M.H., and Berg,T. (1989). A multicompartmental model of fluid-phase endocytosis in rabbit liver parenchymal cells. Biochem. J 262:605-610

61.   Eskild,W., Kindberg,G.M., Smedsrod,B., Blomhoff,R., Norum,K.R., and Berg,T. (1989). Intracellular transport of formaldehyde-treated serum albumin in liver endothelial cells after uptake via scavenger receptors. Biochem. J 258:511-520

62.   Nenseter,M.S., Myklebost,O., Blomhoff,R., Drevon,C.A., Nilsson,A., Norum,K.R., and Berg,T. (1989). Low-density-lipoprotein receptors in different rabbit liver cells. Biochem. J 261:587-593

63.   Senoo,H., Stang,E., Kindberg,G.M., Berg,T., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. 1989. Uptake of retinol-binding protein in liver cells. In Cells of the Hepatic Sinusoids. E.Wisse, D.L.Knook, and K.Decker, editors. Kupffer Cell Foundation, Risjwijk, The Netherlands. 29-32.

64.   Tolleshaug,H., Blomhoff,R., and Berg,T. 1989. Intracellular transport of endocytosed glycoproteins in rat hepatocytes. In Protein synthesis. A.Abraham, T.Eikhom, and I.Pryme, editors. The Humana Press, New Jersey, USA. 267-285.

65.   Wathne,K.O., Carlander,B., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1989). Uptake of retinyl ester in HL-60 cells via the low-density-lipoprotein- receptor pathway. Biochem. J 257:239-244

66.   Blomhoff,R. and Berg,T. (1990). Isolation and cultivation of rat liver stellate cells. Methods Enzymol 190:58-71:58-71

67.   Blomhoff,R., Green,M.H., Berg,T., and Norum,K.R. (1990). Transport and storage of vitamin A. Science 250:399-404

68.   Blomhoff,R., Skrede,B., and Norum,K.R. (1990). Uptake of chylomicron remnant retinyl ester via the low density lipoprotein receptor: implications for the role of vitamin A as a possible preventive for some forms of cancer. J Intern. Med. 228:207-210

69.   Blomhoff,R. (1990). Kostholdets betydning for en god helse. In Liv og Røre, lærerveiledning for Barne- og Ungdomsskolen. E.G.Johnsen, I.J.Nossum, and N.Songe-Møller, editors. Aschehoug & Co., Oslo. 34-38.

70.   Blomhoff,R. (1990). Vitamin K. In Mat og Medisin, Lærebok i generell og klinisk ernæringslære. G.E.Bjorneboe, C.A.Drevon, and K.R.Norum, editors. Boksenteret AS, Oslo. 171-174.

71.   Blomhoff,R. (1990). Vitamin A. In Mat og Medisin, Lærebok i generell og klinisk ernæringslære. Boksenteret AS, Oslo. 147-158.

72.   Botilsrud,M., Holmberg,I., Wathne,K.O., Blomhoff,H.K., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1990). Effect of retinoids and 1,25(OH)2 vitamin D3 bound to their plasma transport proteins on growth and differentiation of HL-60 cells. Scand. J Clin. Lab. Invest. 50:309-317

73.   Botilsrud,M., Kvam,L., Blomhoff,H.K., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1990). Cytotoxic effect of TNF-alpha and abnormal regulation of cAMP in the retinoid resistant cell line U937/GTB. Anticancer Res. 10:433-436

74.   Dueland,S., Blomhoff,R., and Pedersen,J.I. (1990). Uptake and degradation of vitamin D binding protein and vitamin D binding protein-actin complex in vivo in the rat. Biochem. J 267:721-725

75.   Senoo,H., Stang,E., Nilsson,A., Kindberg,G.M., Berg,T., Roos,N., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1990). Internalization of retinol-binding protein in parenchymal and stellate cells of rat liver. J Lipid Res. 31:1229-1239

76.   Andersen,K.B., Kvam,L., Nilsson,A., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1991). Mobilization of retinol from stellate cells. In Cells of the Hepatic Sinusoids. E.Wisse, D.L.Knook, and K.Decker, editors. Kupffer Cell Foundation, Risjwijk, The Netherlands. 215-217.

77.   Blomhoff,R., Green,M.H., Green,J.B., Berg,T., and Norum,K.R. (1991). Vitamin A metabolism: new perspectives on absorption, transport, and storage. Physiol. Rev. 71:951-990

78.   Blomhoff,R. and Wake,K. (1991). Perisinusoidal stellate cells of the liver: important roles in retinol metabolism and fibrosis. FASEB J 5:271-277

79.   Norum,K.R. and Blomhoff,R. (1991). [Vitamin A and leukemia]. Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen. 111:1078-1079

80.   Saether,A.K., Skrede,B., Botilsrud,M., Nilsson,A., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1991). Cultivation of HL-60 cells in a serum-free medium containing granulocyte/macrophage colony-stimulating factor. Eur. J Cell Biol 55:346-351

81.   Skrede,B., Blomhoff,H.K., Smeland,E.B., Wathne,K.O., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1991). Retinyl esters in chylomicron remnants inhibit growth of myeloid and lymphoid leukaemic cells. Eur. J Clin. Invest. 21:574-579

82.   Trøen,G., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1991). Retinol esterification in rabbit liver stellate cells. In Cells of the Hepatic Sinusoids. E.Wisse, D.L.Knook, and K.Decker, editors. Kupffer Cell Foundation, Risjwijk, The Netherlands. 266-268.

83.   Andersen,K.B., Nilsson,A., Blomhoff,H.K., Oyen,T.B., Gabrielsen,O.S., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1992). Direct mobilization of retinol from hepatic perisinusoidal stellate cells to plasma. J Biol Chem. 267:1340-1344

84.   Blomhoff,H.K., Smeland,E.B., Erikstein,B., Rasmussen,A.M., Skrede,B., Skjonsberg,C., and Blomhoff,R. (1992). Vitamin A is a key regulator for cell growth, cytokine production, and differentiation in normal B cells. J Biol Chem. 267:23988-23992

85.   Blomhoff,R., Skrede,B., Blomhoff,H.K., and Norum,K.R. (1992). Function of vitamin A in normal and malignant leukocytes.  J Nutr. Sci. Vitaminol. (Tokyo. ) Spec No:473-6:473-476

86.   Blomhoff,R., Senoo,H., Smeland,S., Bjerknes,T., and Norum,K.R. (1992). Cellular uptake of vitamin A. J Nutr. Sci. Vitaminol. (Tokyo. ) Spec No:327-30:327-330

87.   Blomhoff,R., Green,M.H., and Norum,K.R. (1992). Vitamin A: physiological and biochemical processing. Annu. Rev. Nutr. 12:37-57:37-57

88.   Norum,K.R. and Blomhoff,R. (1992). McCollum Award Lecture, 1992: vitamin A absorption, transport, cellular uptake, and storage. Am J Clin. Nutr. 56:735-744

89.   Skrede,B., Blomhoff,R., Maelandsmo,G.M., Ose,L., Myklebost,O., and Norum,K.R. (1992). Uptake of chylomicron remnant retinyl esters in human leukocytes in vivo. Eur. J Clin. Invest. 22:229-234

90.   Blomhoff,R., Botten,G., Baerug,A., Saugstad,O.D., and Bjorneboe,G.E. (1993). [Recommendations of the Council for Nutrition on infant nutrition. Norwegian National Nutrition Council (see comments)]. Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen. 113:3368-3373

91.   Blomhoff,R. and Alexander,J. (1993). [Vitamin A and toxicity. Should pregnant women and small children reduce their intake of liver products and vitamin A?]. Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen. 113:3037-3039

92.   Farrants,A.K., Nilsson,A., Troen,G., Blomhoff,R., and Pedersen,J.I. (1993). The effect of retinoids and clofibric acid on the peroxisomal oxidation of palmitic acid and of 3 alpha,7 alpha,12 alpha-trihydroxy-5 beta- cholestanoic acid in rat and rabbit hepatocytes. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1168:100-107

93.   Green,M.H., Green,J.B., Berg,T., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1993). Vitamin A metabolism in rat liver: a kinetic model. Am J Physiol. 264:G509-G521

94.   Malaba,L., Kindberg,G.M., Norum,K.R., Berg,T., and Blomhoff,R. (1993). Receptor-mediated endocytosis of retinol-binding protein by liver parenchymal cells: interference by radioactive iodination. Biochem. J 291:187-191

95.   Senoo,H., Smeland,S., Malaba,L., Bjerknes,T., Stang,E., Roos,N., Berg,T., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1993). Transfer of retinol-binding protein from HepG2 human hepatoma cells to cocultured rat stellate cells. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A 90:3616-3620

96.   Senoo,H., Smeland,S., Stang,E., Roos,N., Berg,T., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. 1993. Stellate cells take up retinol-binding protein. In Cells of the Hepatic Sinusoids. E.Wisse, D.L.Knook, and K.Decker, editors. Kupffer Cell Foundation, Risjwijk, The Netherlands. 423-425.

97.   Skrede,B., Olafsdottir,A.E., Blomhoff,R., and Norum,K.R. (1993). Retinol and retinyl esters in rabbit bone marrow and blood leukocytes. Scand. J Clin. Lab. Invest. 53:515-519

98.   Blomhoff,R. (1994). Vitamin A in Health and Disease. Marcel Dekker, New York, USA. 1-677 pp.

99.   Blomhoff,R. (1994). Transport and metabolism of vitamin A. Nutr. Rev. 52:S13-S23

100. Blomhoff,R. and Norum,K.R. (1994). [Questionable guidelines on solid food to breast-fed infants (letter)]. Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen. 114:3231-3232

101. Finstad,H.S., Kolset,S.O., Holme,J.A., Wiger,R., Farrants,A.K., Blomhoff,R., and Drevon,C.A. (1994). Effect of n-3 and n-6 fatty acids on proliferation and differentiation of promyelocytic leukemic HL-60 cells. Blood 84:3799-3809

102. Skrede,B., Lie,S.O., Blomhoff,R., and Norum,K.R. (1994). Uptake and storage of retinol and retinyl esters in bone marrow of children with acute myeloid leukemia treated with high-dose retinyl palmitate. Eur. J Haematol. 52:140-144

103. Smeland,E.B., Rusten,L., Jacobsen,S.E., Skrede,B., Blomhoff,R., Wang,M.Y., Funderud,S., Kvalheim,G., and Blomhoff,H.K. (1994). All-trans retinoic acid directly inhibits granulocyte colony- stimulating factor-induced proliferation of CD34+ human hematopoietic progenitor cells. Blood 84:2940-2945

104. Trøen,G., Nilsson,A., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1994). Characterization of liver stellate cell retinyl ester storage. Biochem. J 300:793-798

105. Blomhoff,R. and Drevon,C.A. (1995). [Fat-soluble vitamins in clinical practice ]. Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen.  115:481-485

106. Blomhoff,R. and Drevon,C.A. (1995). [Fat-soluble vitamins in clinical practice (letter; comment)]. Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen. 115:1658-1659

107. Malaba,L., Smeland,S., Senoo,H., Norum,K.R., Berg,T., Blomhoff,R., and Kindberg,G.M. (1995). Retinol-binding protein and asialo-orosomucoid are taken up by different pathways in liver cells [published erratum appears in J Biol Chem 1995 Nov 10;270(45):27389]. J Biol Chem. 270:15686-15692

108. Ranheim,T., Halvorsen,B., Huggett,A.C., Blomhoff,R., and Drevon,C.A. (1995). Effect of a coffee lipid (cafestol) on regulation of lipid metabolism in CaCo-2 cells. J Lipid Res. 36:2079-2089

109. Smeland,S., Bjerknes,T., Malaba,L., Eskild,W., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1995). Tissue distribution of the receptor for plasma retinol-binding protein. Biochem. J 305:419-424

110. Myhre,A.M., Takahashi,N., Blomhoff,R., Breitman,T.R., and Norum,K.R. (1996). Retinoylation of proteins in rat liver, kidney, and lung in vivo. J Lipid Res. 37:1971-1977

111. Natarajan,V., Holven,K.B., Reppe,S., Blomhoff,R., and Moskaug,J.O. (1996). The C-terminal RNLL sequence of the plasma retinol-binding protein is not responsible for its intracellular retention. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 221:374-379

112. Rusten,L.S., Dybedal,I., Blomhoff,H.K., Blomhoff,R., Smeland,E.B., and Jacobsen,S.E. (1996). The RAR-RXR as well as the RXR-RXR pathway is involved in signaling growth inhibition of human CD34+ erythroid progenitor cells. Blood 87:1728-1736

113. Trøen,G., Eskild,W., Fromm,S.H., Reppe,S., Nilsson,A., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1996). Retinyl ester storage is normal in transgenic mice with enhanced expression of cellular retinol-binding protein type I. J Nutr. 126:2709-2719

114. Zhang,Z., Balmer,J.E., Lovlie,A., Fromm,S.H., and Blomhoff,R. (1996). Specific teratogenic effects of different retinoic acid isomers and analogs in the developing anterior central nervous system of zebrafish. Dev Dyn 206:73-86

115. Blomhoff,R. (1997). Retinoids may increase fibrotic potential of TGF-beta: crosstalk between two multi-functional effectors [editorial; comment]. Hepatology 26:1067-1068

116. Gundersen,T.E., Lundanes,E., and Blomhoff,R. (1997). Quantitative high-performance liquid chromatographic determination of retinoids in human serum using on-line solid-phase extraction and column switching. Determination of 9-cis-retinoic acid, 13-cis-retinoic acid, all-trans-retinoic acid, 4-oxo-all-trans-retinoicacid and 4-oxo- 13-cis-retinoic acid. J Chromatogr B. Biomed. Sci. Appl. 691:43-58

117. Holven,K.B., Natarajan,V., Gundersen,T.E., Moskaug,J.O., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1997). Secretion of N-(4-hydroxyphenyl) retinamide-retinol-binding protein from liver parenchymal cells: evidence for reduced affinity of the complex for transthyretin. Int. J Cancer 71:654-659

118. Nagy,N.E., Holven,K.B., Roos,N., Senoo,H., Kojima,N., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1997). Storage of vitamin A in extrahepatic stellate cells in normal rats. J Lipid Res. 38:645-658

119. Natarajan,V., Smeland,S., Moskaug,J.O., Kamiyama,S., Masushige,S., Kato,S., and Blomhoff,R. (1997). Role of the C-termini of human and chicken plasma retinol-binding proteins. Eur. J Cell Biol 73:316-320

120. Nilsson,A., Troen,G., Petersen,L.B., Reppe,S., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1997). Retinyl ester storage is altered in liver stellate cells and in HL60 cells transfected with cellular retinol-binding protein type I. Int. J Biochem. Cell Biol 29:381-389

121. Smeland,S., Kolset,S.O., Lyon,M., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1997). Binding of perlecan to transthyretin in vitro. Biochem. J 326:829-836

122. Blomhoff,R. (1998). [Fruit and vegetables in the prevention of cancer]. Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen. 118:3462-3465

123. Lomo,J., Smeland,E.B., Ulven,S., Natarajan,V., Blomhoff,R., Gandhi,U., Dawson,M.I., and Blomhoff,H.K. (1998). RAR-, not RXR, ligands inhibit cell activation and prevent apoptosis in B-lymphocytes. J Cell Physiol. 175:68-77

124. Myhre,A.M., Hagen,E., Blomhoff,R., and Norum,K.R. (1998). Retinolylation of proteins in a macrophage tumor cell line, J774, following uptake of chylomicron remnant rretinyetinyl esters. J. Nutr. Biochem. 9:705-711

125. Reppe,S., Smeland,S., Moskaug,J.O., and Blomhoff,R. (1998). Retinol-induced secretion of human retinol-binding protein in yeast. FEBS Lett. 427:213-219

126. Sakhi,A.K., Gundersen,T.E., Ulven,S.M., Blomhoff,R., and Lundanes,E. (1998). Quantitative determination of endogenous retinoids in mouse embryos by high-performance liquid chromatography with on-line solid-phase extraction, column switching and electrochemical detection. J Chromatogr A 828:451-460

127. Ulven,S.M., Natarajan,V., Holven,K.B., Lovdal,T., Berg,T., and Blomhoff,R. (1998). Expression of retinoic acid receptor and retinoid X receptor subtypes in rat liver cells: implications for retinoid signalling in parenchymal, endothelial, Kupffer and stellate cells. Eur. J Cell Biol 77:111-116

129. Christensen,E.I., Moskaug,J.O., Vorum,H., Jacobsen,C., Gundersen,T.E., Nykjaer,A., Blomhoff,R., Willnow,T.E., and Moestrup,S.K. (1999). Evidence for an essential role of megalin in transepithelial transport of retinol. J Am Soc Nephrol 10:685-695

130. Gundersen,T.E. and Blomhoff,R. (1999). On-line solid-phase extraction and isocratic separation of retinoic acid isomers in microbore column switching system. Methods Enzymol. 299:430-441

131. Hagen,E., Myhre,A.M., Smeland,E.B., Halvorsen,B., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1999). Uptake of vitamin A in macrophages from physiological transport proteins: Role of retinol-binding protein and chylomicron remnants. J. Nutr. Biochem. 10:345-352

132. Molander,P., Gundersen,T.E., Haas,C., Greibrokk,T., Blomhoff,R., and Lundanes,E. (1999). Determination of retinoids by packed-capillary liquid chromatography with large-volume on-column focusing and temperature optimization. J Chromatogr A 847:59-68

133. Myhre,A.M., Holven,K.B., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1999). Retinoylation of proteins in rat hepatocytes following uptake of chylomicron remnant retinyl ester. Scand. J Clin. Lab Invest 59:315-324

134. Myhre,A.M., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,R. (1999). Retinoylation of proteins in vivo: Potential physological and pharmacological implications. Retinoids 15:112-117

135. Naderi,S., Blomhoff,R., Myklebust,J., Smeland,E.B., Erikstein,B., Norum,K.R., and Blomhoff,H.K. (1999). Lovastatin inhibits G1/S transition of normal human B-lymphocytes independent of apoptosis. Exp. Cell Res. 252:144-153

136. Okada,M., Bothin,C., Blomhoff,R., Kanazawa,K., and Midtvedt,T. (1999). Vitamin A deficiency impairs colonic healing but not adhesion formation in germ-free and conventional rats. J Invest Surg. 12:319-325

137. Trøen,G., Eskild,W., Fromm,S.H., De Luca,L.M., Ong,D.E., Wardlaw,S.A., Reppe,S., and Blomhoff,R. (1999). Vitamin A-sensitive tissues in transgenic mice expressing high levels of human cellular retinol-binding protein type I are not altered phenotypically. J Nutr. 129:1621-1627

138. Petrosian,A., Haroutouynian, Gundersen,T.E., Blomhoff,R., Fugelli,K., and Kanli,H. (2000). HPLC evidence on endogenous tauret in retina and pigment epithelium. Adv Exp Med Biol 483:453-460

139.  Ulven,S.M., Gundersen,T.E., Weedon,M.S., Landaas,V.O., Sakhi,A.K., Fromm,S.H., Geronimo,B.A., Moskaug,J.O., and Blomhoff,R. (2000). Identification of endogenous retinoids, enzymes, binding proteins, and receptors during early postimplantation development in mouse: important role of retinal dehydrogenase type 2 in synthesis of all-trans-retinoic acid. Dev. Biol. 220:379-391

140.  Blomhoff,R. (2001). Vitamin A and carotenoids toxisity. A report for WHO. Food Nutr. Bulletin 22:320-334

141.  Nordström,O., Molander,P., Greibrokk,T., Blomhoff,R., and Lundanes,E. (2001). Evaluation of temperature programming for gradient elution in packed capillary liquid chromatography coupled to electrochemical detection. J Micro Sep. 13:179-185

142.  Myhrstad,M.C., Husberg,C., Murphy,P., Nordstrom,O., Blomhoff,R., Moskaug,J.O., and Kolstø,A.B. (2001). TCF11/Nrf1 overexpression increases the intracellular glutathione level and can transactivate the gamma-glutamylcysteine synthetase (GCS) heavy subunit promoter. Biochim Biophys Acta 1517:212-219

143.  Sato,M., Miura,M., Kojima,N., Higashi,N., Imai,K., Sato,T., Wold,H.L., Moskaug,J.O., Blomhoff,R., Wake,K., Roos,N., Berg,T., Norum,K.R., and Senoo,H. (2001). Nuclear deviation in hepatic parenchymal cells on sinusoidal surfaces in Arctic animals. Cell Struct. Funct. 26:71-77

144.  Hoover,F., Gundersen,T.E., Ulven,S.M., Michaille,J.J., Blanchet,S., Blomhoff,R., and Glover,J.C. (2001). Quantitative assessment of retinoid signaling pathways in the developing eye and retina of the chicken embryo. J Comp Neurol. 436:324-335

145.  Carlsen.H, Moskaug,J.O., Fromm,S.H., and Blomhoff,R. (2002). In vivo imaging of NF-kB activity in transgenic mice using luminescence. Journal of immunology. 168(3):1441-6.

146.  Gundersen,T.E. and Blomhoff,R. (2001). Quantitative and qualitative liquid chromatographic determination of natural retinoids in biological samples. Journal of Chromatogr A. 935(1-2):13-43

147.  Ulven,S.M., Gundersen,T.E., Sakhi,A.K., Glover,J.C., and Blomhoff,R. (2001). Quantitative axial profiles of retinoic acid in the embryonic mouse spinal cord: 9-cis retinoic acid only detected after all-trans retinoic acid super-elevated experimentally. Dev Dyn. 222(3):341-53

148.  Halvorsen,B.L., Carlsen.H, Myhrstad,M.C., Nordström,O., Sakhi,A.K., Holte,K., Hvattum,E., Haffner,K., Moskaug,J.O., and Blomhoff,R. (2002). Total antioxidant activity in dietary plants: Dog rose and many berries are exceptionally high in antioxidants. J Nutr. 132(3):461-471.

149.  Myhrstad,M.C., Carlsen.H, Nordström,O., Blomhoff,R., and Moskaug,J.O. (2002). Flovonoids increase the intracellular glutathione level by transactivation of the gamma-glutamylcysteine syntethase catalytic subunit promoter. Free Rad Biol Med. 32(5):386-93.

150.  Balmer,J.E. and Blomhoff,R. (2002). Retinoic acid responsive genes [in press]. J Lipid Res.

151.  Fagertun Remberg S, Haffner,K., and Blomhoff,R. (2002). Total antioxidant capasity and other quality criteria in blueberries cvs 'bluecrop', 'Hardyblue', 'Patriot' and 'Aron' after storage in cold and controlled atmosphere[in press]. Acta Horticulturae.