Prof. Azzam A. Maghazachi

Department of Physiology
University of Oslo, Norway



1984 Ph.D., Department of Immunology, University of Manitoba, Canada

1976 M.S., Department of Biology, New York University, USA

Publications (Selected)

  1. Rolin J, Maghazachi AA. Chemokine receptors and inflammatory lipids. Implications for atherosclerosis. J. Leukoc. Biol. In press, April 2014.
  2. Rolin J, Maghazachi AA. Implications of chemokine receptors and inflammatory lipids in cancer. Immuno Targets and Therapy 3: 9-18, 2014.
  3. Al-Jaderi Z, Maghazachi AA. Effects of Vitamin D3, Calcipotriol and FTY720 on the expression of surface molecules and cytolytic activities of human natural killer cells and dendritic cells. Toxins 5: 1932-1947, 2013.
  4. Sand KL, Flatebo T, Andersen MB, Maghazachi AA. Effects of exercise on leukocytosis and blood hemostasis in 800 healthy young females and males. World J. Exp. Med. 2013 3(1): 11-20, 2013.
  5. Høglund R, Harbo HF, HolmøyT, Maghazachi AA. A one year follow-up study of natural killer and dendritic cells activities in multiple sclerosis patients receiving glatiramer acetate. PLoS One8(4): e62237, 2013.
  6. Maghazchi AA. On the role of natural killer cells in neurodegenerative diseases. Toxins 5: 363-375, 2013.
  7. Rolin J, Al-Jaderi Z, Maghazachi AA. Oxidized lipids and lysophosphatidylcholine induce the chemotaxis and intracellular calcium influx in natural killer cells. Immunobiology 218: 875-883, 2013.
  8. Maghazachi AA. Role of natural killer cells in multiple sclerosis. ISRN Immunology, 2012: article ID 795075, doi:10.5402/2012/795075, 2012.
  9. Troitskaya M, Baysa A, Vaage J, Sand KL, MaghazachiAA, Valen G. Interleukin-17 (IL-17) expression is reduced during acute myocardial infarction: role on chemokine receptor expression in monocytes and their in vitro chemotaxis towards chemokines. Toxins 4: 1427-1439, 2012.
  10. Pandya A, HøglundRA, HolmøyT, Harbo HF, Norgauer J, Maghazachi AA. Identification of human NK17/NK1 cells. PLoS One 6(10): e26780, 2011.
  11. Rolin J, Maghazachi AA. Effects of Lysophospholipids on Tumor Microenvironment. Cancer Microenvironment 4: 393-403, 2011.