Research Publications

Below you can find a list of scientific publications produced during the project's lifespan.

JAN 2017 - FEB 2018

[1] Stefanski, Ana-Luisa, Christian Tomiak, Uwe Pleyer, Thomas Dietrich, Gerd Rüdiger Burmester, and Thomas Dörner. "The diagnosis and treatment of Sjögren’s syndrome." Deutsches Ärzteblatt International 114, no. 20 (2017): 354.

[2] Skopouli, Fotini N., and Stergios Katsiougiannis. "How stress contributes to autoimmunity—lessons from Sjögren's syndrome." FEBS letters 592, no. 1 (2018): 5-14.

[3] Vukicevic, Arso, Alen Zabotti, Salvatore de Vita, and Nenad Filipovic. "Assessment of Machine Learning Algorithms for the Purpose of Primary Sjögren’s Syndrome Grade Classification from Segmented Ultrasonography Images." In International Conference on Future Access Enablers of Ubiquitous and Intelligent Infrastructures, pp. 239-245. Springer, Cham, 2017.

MAR 2018 - JAN 2019

[4] Kourou, Konstantina, Vasileios C. Pezoulas, Eleni I. Georga, Themis Exarchos, Panayiotis Tsanakas, Manolis Tsiknakis, Theodora Varvarigou, Salvatore De Vita, Athanasios Tzioufas, and Dimitrios I. Fotiadis. "Cohort Harmonization and Integrative Analysis from a Biomedical Engineering Perspective." IEEE reviews in biomedical engineering (2018).

[5] Vasileios C. PezoulasKonstantina D. KourouThemis P. ExarchosVassiliki AndronikouTheodora VarvarigouAthanasios G. TzioufasSalvatore De VitaDimitrios I. Fotiadis. "A De-centralized Framework for Data Sharing, Ontology Matching and Distributed Analytics." First International Workshop on Semantic Web Technologies for Health Data Management (SWH 2018).

[6] Fotini N. Skopouli, Stergios Katsiougiannis. "Is Stress a Major Player in the Pathogenesis of Sjögren’s
Syndrome?" Sjogren’s Quarterly journal. Vol. 13, Issue 2 – Spring 2018.

[7] Polychronidou, Eleftheria, Ilias Kalamaras, Kostantinos Votis, and Dimitrios Tzovaras."Towards visualizing primary Sjögren's Syndrome data from heterogeneous cohorts." In Proceedings of the 10th Hellenic Conference on Artificial Intelligence, p. 48. ACM, 2018.

[8] Kapsogeorgou, E. K., A. Papageorgiou, A. D. Protogerou, M. Voulgarelis, and A. G. Tzioufas. "LOW MIR200B-5P LEVELS IN MINOR SALIVARY GLANDS ASSOCIATE WITH LYMPHOMA DEVELOPMENT IN PATIENTS WITH SJOGREN'S SYNDROME (SS)." In CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RHEUMATOLOGY, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. S50-S50. VIA SANTA MARIA 31, 56126 PISA, ITALY: CLINICAL & EXPER RHEUMATOLOGY, 2018.

[9] Gandolfo, Saviana, Cinzia Fabro, Michela Bulfoni, Sabino Russi, Luca Quartuccio, Domenico Ettore Sansonno, Carla Di Loreto, Daniela Cesselli, and Salvatore De Vita. "Thymic Stromal Lymphopoietin (TSLP) Expression Is Associated with Lymphoproliferation and Lymphoma in Primary Sjogren's Syndrome." In ARTHRITIS & RHEUMATOLOGY, vol. 69. 111 RIVER ST, HOBOKEN 07030-5774, NJ USA: WILEY, 2017.

[10] Romão VC, Talarico R, Scirè CA, Vieira A, Alexander T, Baldini C, Gottenberg JE, Gruner H, Hachulla E, Mouthon L, Orlandi M. "Sjögren’s syndrome: state of the art on clinical practice guidelines." RMD Open. 2018 Oct 1;4(Suppl 1):e000789.

[11] Pezoulas VC, Exarchos TP, Andronikou V, Varvarigou T, Tzioufas AG, De Vita S, and Fotiadis DI."Towards the establishment of a biomedical ontology for the primary Sjogren's Syndrome" Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc., vol. 2018, pp. 4089-4092, 2018.

[12] Pezoulas VC, Kourou KD, Georga EI, Exarchos TP, Andronikou V, Varvarigou T, Tzioufas AG, De Vita S, and Fotiadis DI."Addressing the unmet needs in primary Sjögrens Syndrome: the HarmonicSS initiative."ΙΕΕΕ International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI), Las Vegas, Nevada, 4-7 March, 2018.

FEB 2019 - JAN 2020

[13] Pezoulas VC, Kourou KD, Kalatzis F, Exarchos TP, Venetsanopoulou A, Zampeli E, Gandolfo S, Skopouli F, De Vita S, Tzioufas AG, and Fotiadis DI."Medical data quality assessment: on the development of an automated framework for medical data curation" Computers and Methods in Biology and Medicine, vol. 107, pp. 270-283, 2019.

[14] Pezoulas VC, Kourou KD, Kalatzis F, Exarchos TP, Venetsanopoulou A, Zampeli E, Gandolfo S, Skopouli F, De Vita S, Tzioufas AG, and Fotiadis DI."Enhancing the quality of clinical data through data curation in primary Sjögren's Syndrome". Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2019, Madrid, Spain, 12-15 June 2019.

[15] Pezoulas VC, Exarchos TP, Tzioufas AG, and Fotiadis DI."A computational workflow for medical data quality assessment and predictive modeling in distributed clinical databases" Accepted for oral presentation in the 3th International Workshop on Information Search, Integration, and Personalization, 9-10 May, 2019, Heraklion.

FEB 2020 - DEC 2020

[16] Kourou KD, Pezoulas VC, Georga EI, Exarchos T, Papaloukas C, Voulgarelis M, Goules A, Nezos A, Tzioufas AG, Moutsopoulos ΗM, Mavragani C and Fotiadis DI. "Predicting Lymphoma Development by Exploiting Genetic Variants and Clinical Findings in a Machine Learning-Based Methodology With Ensemble Classifiers in a Cohort of Sjögren's Syndrome Patients" IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology. 2020 Jan 9;1:49-56.

[17] Pezoulas VC, Kourou KD, Kalatzis F, Exarchos TP, Zampeli E, Gandolfo S, Goules A, Baldini C, Skopouli F, De Vita S, Tzioufas AG and Fotiadis DI. "Overcoming the Barriers That Obscure the Interlinking and Analysis of Clinical Data Through Harmonization and Incremental Learning" IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology. 2020 Mar 16;1:83-90.

[18] Pezoulas V, Exarchos T and Fotiadis DI "Medical Data Sharing, Harmonization and Analytics". Academic Press; 2020 Jan 5.