Selected Publications

04 June, 2022 Efficacy and Safety of Vitamin D Supplementation to Prevent COVID-19 in Frontline Healthcare Workers. A Randomized Clinical Trial. Archives of Medical Research. Volume 53, Issue 4, June 2022, Pages 423-430.

05 June, 2022 Adverse effects of COVID-19 vaccines and measures to prevent them. Virology Journal volume 19, Article number: 100 (2022) 

25 February, 2022 Intracellular Reverse Transcription of Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine BNT162b2 In Vitro in Human Liver Cell Line. Curr. Issues Mol. Biol. 202244(3), 1115-1126;

27 January 2022 Reduced risk of hospitalisation among reported COVID-19 cases infected with the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron BA.1 variant compared with the Delta variant, Norway, December 2021 to January 2022.  Eurosurveillance  Volume 27, Issue 4, 27/Jan/2022 

15 January 2022 Ivermectin Prophylaxis Used for COVID-19: A Citywide, Prospective, Observational Study of 223,128 Subjects Using Propensity Score Matching.2022 Jan 15;14(1):e21272. doi: 10.7759/cureus.21272. eCollection 2022 Jan.

17 December 2021 The mRNA-LNP platform’s lipid nanoparticle component used in preclinical vaccine studies is highly inflammatory. 2021 Dec 17;24(12):103479. doi: 10.1016/j.isci.2021.103479. Epub 2021 Nov 20.

27 November 2021 Ocular Manifestations after Receiving COVID-19 Vaccine: A Systematic Review. Vaccines 20219(12), 1404;

20 November 2021 COVID-19: stigmatising the unvaccinated is not justified. Günter Kampf . The Lancet  VOLUME 398, ISSUE 10314, P1871,

11 November 2021 Autoimmunity roots of the thrombotic events after COVID-19 vaccination.

08 November 2021 Mrna COVID Vaccines Dramatically Increase Endothelial Inflammatory Markers and ACS Risk as Measured by the PULS Cardiac Test: a Warning. Circulation. 2021;144:A10712

05 November 2021 Assessment of the National Test Strategy on the Development of the COVID-19
Pandemic in Denmark. Busk, P.K.; Kristiansen, T.B.; Engsig-Karup, A. Epidemiologia 2021, 2, 540–552. 10.3390/epidemiologia2040037

27 October, 2021 Waning Immunity after the BNT162b2 Vaccine in Israel. Yair Goldberg, Ph.D.,  Micha Mandel, Ph.D., Yinon M. Bar-On, M.Sc., Omri Bodenheimer, M.Sc., Laurence Freedman, Ph.D., Eric J. Haas, M.D., Ron Milo, Ph.D., Sharon Alroy-Preis, M.D., Nachman Ash, M.D., and Amit Huppert, Ph.D. October 27, 2021 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa2114228

13 October 2021 SARS–CoV–2 Spike Impairs DNA Damage Repair and Inhibits V(D)J Recombination In Vitro. Viruses 2021, 13(10), 2056;

11 October 2021 Subacute thyroiditis after vaccination against SARS-CoV-2 Tidsskr Nor Legeforen 2021doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.21.0554

 05 October 2021 Mortality in Norway and Sweden during the COVID-19 pandemicScandinavian Journal of Public Health, 2021.

5 October 2021 One-year sustained cellular and humoral immunities of COVID-19 convalescents Clinical Infectious Diseases,

1 October 2021 A Report on Myocarditis Adverse Events in the U.S. Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System (VAERS) in Association with COVID-19 Injectable Biological Products

30 September 2021 Myocarditis after Covid-19 mRNA Vaccination, N Engl J Med 2021; 385:1332-1334 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc2109975

30 September 2021 Increases in COVID-19 are unrelated to levels of vaccination across 68 countries and 2947 counties in the United States. European Journal of Epidemiology (2021) doi:

25 September 2021 Cerebral venous thrombosis after vaccination against COVID-19 in the UK: a multicentre cohort study. DOI:

25 September 2021 Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis after vaccination: the UK experience. DOI:

16 September 2021 Menstrual changes after covid-19 vaccination, BMJ doi::

13 September 2021 Considerations in boosting COVID-19 vaccine immune responses

30 August 2021 SARS-CoV-2 mRNA Vaccination-Associated Myocarditis in Children Ages 12-17: A Stratified National Database Analysis doi:

25 August 2021 Comparing SARS-CoV-2 natural immunity to vaccine-induced immunity: reinfections versus breakthrough infections. doi:

4 August 2021 Myocarditis and Pericarditis After Vaccination for COVID-19 2021;326(12):1210-1212. doi:10.1001/jama.2021.13443

July August 2021 COVID-19 vaccine-induced immune thrombotic thrombocytopenia: An emerging cause of splanchnic vein thrombosis.

July August 2021 Covid-19 vaccine- induced thrombosis and thrombocytopenia-a commentary on an important and practical clinical dilemma.

August 2021 Myocarditis following mRNA vaccination against SARS-CoV-2, a case series. ttps://

20 July 2021 Myocarditis With COVID-19 mRNA Vaccines Circulation. 2021;144:471–484

15 July 2021 Physical distancing interventions and incidence of coronavirus disease 2019: natural experiment in 149 countries. BMJ 2020; 370 doi: 

14 June 2021 Characterising the background incidence rates of adverse events of special interest for covid-19 vaccines in eight countries: multinational network cohort study doi: 

June 10, 2021 SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine–Induced Immune Thrombotic Thrombocytopenia. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMe2106315

29 April 2021 Fatal cerebral haemorrhage after COVID-19 vaccine. DOI: 10.4045/tidsskr.21.0312

26 February, 2021 Ethics of vaccine refusal . Kowalik M. Ethics of vaccine refusalJournal of Medical Ethics Published Online First: 26 February 2021. doi: 10.1136/medethics-2020-107026

04 January, 2021 Pfizer and Moderna’s “95% effective” vaccines—we need more details and the raw data. Peter Doshi, The BMJ Opinion January 4, 2021

14 December, 2020 Household Transmission of SARS-CoV-2A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Netw Open. 2020;3(12):e2031756. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.31756

11 October 2020 Will covid-19 vaccines save lives? Current trials aren’t designed to tell us. BMJ 2020; 371 doi: 

11 October 2020 New insights on the antiviral effects of chloroquine against coronavirus: what to expect for COVID-19? Christian A.Devaux,Jean-MarcRolain, PhilippeColson, DidierRaoult. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, Volume 55, Issue 5, May 2020, 105938