Publicerade artiklar


Using early childhood infections to predict late childhood antibiotic consumption: a prospective cohort study.
Gjessing K, Ludvigsson J, Faresjö ÅO, Faresjö T.BJGP Open. 2020 Dec 15;4(5):bjgpopen20X101085. doi: 10.3399/bjgpopen20X101085.

Predicting the development of overweight and obesity in children between 2.5 and 8 years of age: The prospective ABIS study.
Duchen K, Jones M, Faresjö ÅO, Faresjö T, Ludvigsson J.Obes Sci Pract. 2020 Mar 25;6(4):401-408. doi: 10.1002/osp4.418. 

Maternal respiratory infections in early pregnancy increases the risk of type 1 diabetes.
Bélteky M, Wahlberg J, Ludvigsson J.Pediatr Diabetes. 2020 Jul 4. doi: 10.1111/pedi.13075.
T1D progression is associated with loss of CD3+CD56+ regulatory T cells that control CD8+ T cell effector functions.
Terrazzano G, Bruzzaniti S, Rubino V, Santopaolo M, Palatucci AT, Giovazzino A, La Rocca C, de Candia P, Puca A, Perna F, Procaccini C, De Rosa V, Porcellini C, De Simone S, Fattorusso V, Porcellini A, Mozzillo E, Troncone R, Franzese A, Ludvigsson J, Matarese G, Ruggiero G, Galgani M.Nat Metab. 2020 Feb;2(2):142-152. doi: 10.1038/s42255-020-0173-1

 The Role of Gut Microbiota and Environmental Factors in Type 1 Diabetes Pathogenesis.
Dedrick S, Sundaresh B, Huang Q, Brady C, Yoo T, Cronin C, Rudnicki C, Flood M, Momeni B, Ludvigsson J, Altindis E.Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2020 Feb 26;11:78. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2020.00078. 

 Fatty fish intake in mothers during pregnancy and in their children in relation to the development of obesity and overweight in childhood: The prospective ABIS study.
Duchen K, Faresjö ÅO, Klingberg S, Faresjö T, Ludvigsson J.Obes Sci Pract. 2020 Jan 9;6(1):57-69. doi: 10.1002/osp4.377.

 Inequalities in cardiovascular risks among Swedish adolescents (ABIS): a prospective cohort study.
Andersson White P, Ludvigsson J, Jones MP, Faresjo T.BMJ Open. 2020 Feb 20;10(2):e030613. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-030613.


Income inequality and social gradients in children's height: a comparison of cohort studies from five high-income countries.
Bird PK, Pickett KE, Graham H, Faresjö T, Jaddoe VWV, Ludvigsson J, Raat H, Seguin L, Wijtzes AI, McGrath JJ.BMJ Paediatr Open. 2019 Nov 28;3(1):e000568. doi: 10.1136/bmjpo-2019-000568. 

Genetic risk for autoimmunity is associated with distinct changes in the human gut microbiome.
Russell JT, Roesch LFW, Ördberg M, Ilonen J, Atkinson MA, Schatz DA, Triplett EW, Ludvigsson J.Nat Commun. 2019 Aug 9;10(1):3621. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-11460-x
 Toxic metals in cord blood and later development of Type 1 diabetes.
Ludvigsson J, Andersson-White P, Guerrero-Bosagna C.Pediatr Dimens. 2019 Jun;4(2):10.15761/PD.1000186. doi: 10.15761/PD.1000186

Heavy metals in fish and its association with autoimmunity in the development of juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a prospective birth cohort study.
Kindgren E, Guerrero-Bosagna C, Ludvigsson J.Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2019 Jul 2;17(1):33. doi: 10.1186/s12969-019-0344-3.

Mass Cytometry Identifies Distinct Subsets of Regulatory T Cells and Natural Killer Cells Associated With High Risk for Type 1 Diabetes.
Barcenilla H, Åkerman L, Pihl M, Ludvigsson J, Casas R.Front Immunol. 2019 May 3;10:982. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2019.00982. 

 Abdominal Pain in Children Develops With Age and Increases With Psychosocial Factors.
Jones MP, Faresjö Å, Beath A, Faresjö T, Ludvigsson J.Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020 Feb;18(2):360-367.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2019.04.036. 

 Antibodies to oxidized insulin improve prediction of type 1 diabetes in children with positive standard islet autoantibodies.
Strollo R, Vinci C, Napoli N, Fioriti E, Maddaloni E, Åkerman L, Casas R, Pozzilli P, Ludvigsson J, Nissim A.Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2019 May;35(4):e3132. doi: 10.1002/dmrr.3132.

 Introduction of fish and other foods during infancy and risk of asthma in the All Babies In Southeast Sweden cohort study.
Klingberg S, Brekke HK, Ludvigsson J.Eur J Pediatr. 2019 Mar;178(3):395-402. doi: 10.1007/s00431-018-03312-5


Pet exposure in the family during pregnancy and risk for type 1 diabetes-The prospective ABIS study.
Faresjö ÅO, Ludvigsson J.Pediatr Diabetes. 2018 Nov;19(7):1206-1210. doi: 10.1111/pedi.12721.

Characteristics of slow progression to diabetes in multiple islet autoantibody-positive individuals from five longitudinal cohorts: the SNAIL study.
Long AE, Wilson IV, Becker DJ, Libman IM, Arena VC, Wong FS, Steck AK, Rewers MJ, Yu L, Achenbach P, Casas R, Ludvigsson J, Williams AJK, Gillespie KM.Diabetologia. 2018 Jun;61(6):1484-1490. doi: 10.1007/s00125-018-4591-5

Serum miRNA levels are related to glucose homeostasis and islet autoantibodies in children with high risk for type 1 diabetes.
Åkerman L, Casas R, Ludvigsson J, Tavira B, Skoglund C.PLoS One. 2018 Jan 18;13(1):e0191067. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191067.


Mother's education and offspring asthma risk in 10 European cohort studies.
Lewis KM, Ruiz M, Goldblatt P, Morrison J, Porta D, Forastiere F, Hryhorczuk D, Zvinchuk O, Saurel-Cubizolles MJ, Lioret S, Annesi-Maesano I, Vrijheid M, Torrent M, Iniguez C, Larranaga I, Harskamp-van Ginkel MW, Vrijkotte TGM, Klanova J, Svancara J, Barross H, Correia S, Jarvelin MR, Taanila A, Ludvigsson J, Faresjo T, Marmot M, Pikhart H.Eur J Epidemiol. 2017 Sep;32(9):797-805. doi: 10.1007/s10654-017-0309-0.

Early feeding and risk of Juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a case control study in a prospective birth cohort.
Kindgren E, Fredrikson M, Ludvigsson J.Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2017 May 26;15(1):46. doi: 10.1186/s12969-017-0175-z

Antibodies to post-translationally modified insulin as a novel biomarker for prediction of type 1 diabetes in children.
Strollo R, Vinci C, Napoli N, Pozzilli P, Ludvigsson J, Nissim A.Diabetologia. 2017 Aug;60(8):1467-1474. doi: 10.1007/s00125-017-4296-1.

Human Sera Collected between 1979 and 2010 Possess Blocking-Antibody Titers to Pandemic GII.4 Noroviruses Isolated over Three Decades.
Sharma S, Carlsson B, Czakó R, Vene S, Haglund M, Ludvigsson J, Larson G, Hammarström L, Sosnovtsev SV, Atmar RL, Green KY, Estes MK, Svensson L.J Virol. 2017 Jun 26;91(14):e00567-17. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00567-17. 

Characteristics of the pre-diabetic period in children with high risk of type 1 diabetes recruited from the general Swedish population-The ABIS study.
Åkerman L, Ludvigsson J, Swartling U, Casas R.Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2017 Sep;33(6). doi: 10.1002/dmrr.2900. 

Worm infestations and development of autoimmunity in children - The ABIS study.
Ludvigsson J, Jones MP, Faresjö Å.PLoS One. 2017 Mar 23;12(3):e0173988. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0173988.

Introduction of complementary foods in Sweden and impact of maternal education on feeding practices.
Klingberg S, Ludvigsson J, Brekke HK.Public Health Nutr. 2017 Apr;20(6):1054-1062. doi: 10.1017/S1368980016003104.



Rewers M, Ludvigsson J.
Environmental risk factors for type 1 diabetes.
Lancet. 2016 Jun 4;387(10035):2340-8
Huus K, Åkerman L, Raustorp A, Ludvigsson J.
Physical Activity, Blood Glucose and C-Peptide in Healthy School-Children, a Longitudinal Study.
PLoS One. 2016 Jun 7

Ruiz M, Goldblatt P, Morrison J, Porta D, Forastiere F, Hryhorczuk D, Antipkin Y, Saurel-Cubizolles MJ, Lioret S, Vrijheid M, Torrent M, Iñiguez C, Larrañaga I, Bakoula C, Veltsista A, van Eijsden M, Vrijkotte TG, Andrýsková L, Dušek L, Barros H, Correia S, Järvelin MR, Taanila A, Ludvigsson J, Faresjö T, Marmot M, Pikhart H.
Impact of Low Maternal Education on Early Childhood Overweight and Obesity in Europe.
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2016 May;30(3):274-84.

Carlsson E, Ludvigsson J, Huus K, Faresjö M.
High physical activity in young children suggests positive effects by altering autoantigen-induced immune activity.
Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2016 Apr;26(4):441-50



Granfors M, Augustin H, Ludvigsson J, Brekke HK.
No association between use of multivitamin supplement containing vitamin D during pregnancy and risk of Type 1 Diabetes in the child.
Pediatr Diabetes. 2015 Nov 10
Nätt D, Johansson I, Faresjö T, Ludvigsson J, Thorsell A.
High cortisol in 5-year-old children causes loss of DNA methylation in SINE retrotransposons: a possible role for ZNF263 in stress-related diseases.
Clin Epigenetics. 2015 Sep 4;7:91
Ruiz M, Goldblatt P, Morrison J, Kukla L, Švancara J, Riitta-Järvelin M, Taanila A, Saurel-Cubizolles MJ, Lioret S, Bakoula C, Veltsista A, Porta D, Forastiere F, van Eijsden M, Vrijkotte TG, Eggesbø M, White RA, Barros H, Correia S, Vrijheid M, Torrent M, Rebagliato M, Larrañaga I, Ludvigsson J, Olsen Faresjö Å, Hryhorczuk D, Antipkin Y, Marmot M, Pikhart H.
Early psychosocial exposures, hair cortisol levels, and disease risk.
Karlén J, Ludvigsson J, Hedmark M, Faresjö Å, Theodorsson E, Faresjö T.
Pediatrics. 2015 Jun;135(6):e1450-7.
Mother's education and the risk of preterm and small for gestational age birth: a DRIVERS meta-analysis of 12 European cohorts.
J Epidemiol Community Health. 2015 Sep;69(9):826-33.

Nygren M, Carstensen J, Koch F, Ludvigsson J, Frostell A.
Experience of a serious life event increases the risk for childhood type 1 diabetes: the ABIS population-based prospective cohort study.
Diabetologia. 2015 Jun;58(6):1188-97


Swartling U, Helgesson G, Ludvigsson J, Hansson MG, Nordgren A.
Children's Views on Long-Term Screening for Type 1 Diabetes.
J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics. 2014 Oct;9(4):1-9.

Welander A, Montgomery SM, Ludvigsson J, Ludvigsson JF.
Infectious disease at gluten introduction and risk of childhood diabetes mellitus.
J Pediatr. 2014 Aug;165(2):326-331
Mårild K, Ludvigsson J, Sanz Y, Ludvigsson JF.
Antibiotic exposure in pregnancy and risk of coeliac disease in offspring: a cohort study.
BMC Gastroenterol. 2014 Apr 14;14:75.

Sonnenschein-van der Voort AM, Arends LR, de Jongste JC, Annesi-Maesano I, Arshad SH, Barros H, Basterrechea M, Bisgaard H, Chatzi L, Corpeleijn E, Correia S, Craig LC, Devereux G, Dogaru C, Dostal M, Duchen K, Eggesbø M, van der Ent CK, Fantini MP, Forastiere F, Frey U, Gehring U, Gori D, van der Gugten AC, Hanke W, Henderson AJ, Heude B, Iñiguez C, Inskip HM, Keil T, Kelleher CC, Kogevinas M, Kreiner-Møller E, Kuehni CE, Küpers LK, Lancz K, Larsen PS, Lau S, Ludvigsson J, Mommers M, Nybo Andersen AM, Palkovicova L, Pike KC, Pizzi C, Polanska K, Porta D, Richiardi L, Roberts G, Schmidt A, Sram RJ, Sunyer J, Thijs C, Torrent M, Viljoen K, Wijga AH, Vrijheid M, Jaddoe VW, Duijts L
.Preterm birth, infant weight gain, and childhood asthma risk: a meta-analysis of 147,000 European children.
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2014 May;133(5):1317-29
Welander A, Montgomery S, Ludvigsson J, Ludvigsson J
Breast-feeding duration and gluten introduction among mothers with celiac disease.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014 Jul;59(1):89-92

Carlsson E, Frostell A, Ludvigsson J, Faresjö M.
Psychological stress in children may alter the immune response.
J Immunol. 2014 Mar 1;192(5):2071-81.
Rydén A, Ludvigsson J, Fredrikson M, Faresjö M.
General immune dampening is associated with disturbed metabolism at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes.
Pediatr Res. 2014 Jan;75(1-1):45-50


Tercyak KP, Swartling U, Mays D, Johnson SB, Ludvigsson J
Behavioral Science Research Informs Bioethical Issues in the Conduct of Large-Scale Studies of Children's Disease Risk.
AJOB Prim Res. 2013 Jan 1;4(3):4-14
Karlén J, Frostell A, Theodorsson E, Faresjö T, Ludvigsson J.
Maternal influence on child HPA axis: a prospective study of cortisol levels in hair.
Pediatrics. 2013 Nov;132(5):e1333-40.
Larsen PS, Kamper-Jørgensen M, Adamson A, Barros H, Bonde JP, Brescianini S, Brophy S, Casas M, Charles MA, Devereux G, Eggesbø M, Fantini MP, Frey U, Gehring U, Grazuleviciene R, Henriksen TB, Hertz-Picciotto I, Heude B, Hryhorczuk DO, Inskip H, Jaddoe VW, Lawlor DA, Ludvigsson J, Kelleher C, Kiess W, Koletzko B, Kuehni CE, Kull I, Kyhl HB, Magnus P, Momas I, Murray D, Pekkanen J, Polanska K, Porta D, Poulsen G, Richiardi L, Roeleveld N, Skovgaard AM, Sram RJ, Strandberg-Larsen K, Thijs C, Van Eijsden M, Wright J, Vrijheid M, Andersen AM
Pregnancy and birth cohort resources in europe: a large opportunity for aetiological child health research.
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2013 Jul;27(4):393-414.
Tercyak KP, Mays D, Johnson SB, Ludvigsson J, Swartling U.
Psychometric properties of the Pediatric Testing Attitudes Scale-Diabetes (P-TAS-D) for parents of children undergoing predictive risk screening.
Pediatr Diabetes. 2013 Dec;14(8):602-10
Nygren M, Ludvigsson J, Carstensen J, Sepa Frostell A.Ludvigsson J, Holmqvist BM, Samuelsson U.
Family psychological stress early in life and development of type 1 diabetes: the ABIS prospective study.

Does modern high standard life style cause type 1 diabetes in children?

Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2013 Feb;29(2):161-5.

Lakshman R, Zhang J, Zhang J, Koch FS, Marcus C, Ludvigsson J, Ong KK, Sobko T.

Higher maternal education is associated with favourable growth of young children in different countries.

J Epidemiol Community Health. 2013 Feb 28.


Karlén J, Faresjö T, Ludvigsson J.

Could the social environment trigger the induction of diabetes related autoantibodies in young children? Scand J Public Health. 2012 Mar;40(2):177-82. Epub 2012 Feb 6.



Skogman BH, Hellberg S, Ekerfelt C, Jenmalm MC, Forsberg P, Ludvigsson J, Bergström S, Ernerudh J..

Adaptive and innate immune responsiveness to Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in exposed asymptomatic children and children with previous clinical Lyme borreliosis. Clin Dev Immunol. 2012;2012:294587. doi: 10.1155/2012/294587. Epub 2011 Dec 5




Samuelsson U, Oikarinen S, Hyöty H, Ludvigsson J.

Low zinc in drinking water is associated with the risk of type 1 diabetes in children. Pediatr Diabetes. 2011 May;12(3 Pt 1):156-64.



Fagrell TG, Ludvigsson J, Ullbro C, Lundin SA, Koch G. Aetiology of severe demarcated enamel opacities--an evaluation based on prospective medical and social data from 17,000 children. Swed Dent J. 2011;35(2):57-67.

Wahlberg J, Vaarala O, Ludvigsson J; ABIS Study Group.
Asthma and allergic symptoms and type 1 diabetes-related autoantibodies in 2.5-yr-old children. Pediatr Diabetes. 2011 Nov;12(7):604-10.


Swartling U, Hansson MG, Ludvigsson J, Nordgren A

"My parents decide if I can. I decide if I want to." Children's views on participation in medical research.J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics. 2011 Dec;6(4):68-75.





Cattaneo A, Monasta L, Stamatakis E, Lioret S, Castetbon K, Frenken F, Manios Y, Moschonis G, Savva S, Zaborskis A, Rito AI, Nanu M, Vignerová J, Caroli M, Ludvigsson J, Koch FS, Serra-Majem L, Szponar L, van Lenthe F, Brug J

Overweight and obesity in infants and pre-school children in the European Union: a review of existing data. Obes Rev. 2010 May;11(5):389-98. Epub 2009 Jul 10.




Brekke H, Ludvigsson J. Daily vegetable intake during pregnancy negativelyassociated to islet autoimmunity in the offspring-The ABIS study. BlackwellPublishing Ltd; PEDIATRIC DIABETES. 2010;11(4):244-250.

Koch F, Ludvigsson J, Sepa A. Parents'psychological stress over time may affect children's cortisol at age 8. OxfordUniversity Press; Journal of Pediatric Psychology. 2010;35(9):950-959.

Marild K, Sepa A, Ludvigsson J. Psychological stress and coeliac disease inchildhood: a cohort study. BioMed Central; BMC GASTROENTEROLOGY. 2010;10


Skogman B, Ekerfelt C, Ludvigsson J, Forsberg P. Seroprevalence of Borrelia IgGantibodies among young Swedish children in relation to reported tick bites,symptoms and previous treatment for Lyme borreliosis: a population-basedsurvey. BMJ Publishing Group; ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD.2010;95(12):1013-1016.


Huus K, Brekke H, Ludvigsson J, Ludvigsson J. Relationship of food frequencies asreported by parents to overweight and obesity at 5 years. Wiley InterScience;Acta Paediatrica. 2009;98(1):139-143.

Helgesson G, Hansson M, Ludvigsson J, Swartling U. Practical matters, rather than lackof trust, motivate non-participation in a long-term cohort trial. PediatricDiabetes. 2009;10(6):408-412.

Swartling U, Helgesson G, Hansson M, Ludvigsson J. Split views among parentsregarding childrens right to decide about participation in research : aquestionnaire survey. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL ETHICS. 2009;35(7):450-455.


Aschenbach P, BonifacioE, Williams A, Ziegler A, Gale E, Bingley P, Ludvigsson J et al. Autoantibodies to IA-2beta improve diabetes risk assessment in high-risk relatives. Diabetologia2008;51 p.488-492.


Carlsson J, Gullstrand C, Westermark G, Ludvigsson J,Enander K, Liedberg B. An indirect competitive immunoassay for insulinautoantibodies based on surface plasmon resonance. Biosensors andBioelectronics. 2008;24(4):876-881.


Gullstrand C, Wahlberg Topp J, Ilonen J, Vaarala O, Ludvigsson J. Progression to type 1 diabetes andautoantibody positivity in relation to HLA-risk genotypes in childrenparticipating in the ABIS study. Pediatric Diabetes. 2008;9(3 PART 1):182-190.


Huus K, Ludvigsson J, Enskär K,Ludvigsson J. Exclusive breastfeeding of Swedish children and its possibleinfluence on the development of obesity : a prospective cohort study. BMCPediatrics. 2008;8(42)


Johansson A, Hermansson G, Ludvigsson J. Tobacco Exposure and Diabetes-Related Autoantibodies in Children Results fromthe ABIS Study. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 2008;1150:197-199.


Helgesson G, Swartling U. Views ondata use, confidentiality and consent in a predictive screening involvingchildren. Journal of Medical Ethics. 2008;34(3):206-209.


Koch F, Ludvigsson J, Sepa A. Body Dissatisfaction Measured with a FigurePreference Task and Self-Esteem in 8 Year Old Children : a Study within theABIS-Project. Clinical Medicine Insights: Pediatrics. 2008;2:13-26.

Koch F, Sepa A, Ludvigsson J. Psychological Stress and Obesity. Journal ofPediatrics. 2008;153(6):839-844.


Palmstierna P, Sepa A, Ludvigsson J. Parent perceptions of child sleep : a study of 10 000 Swedish children. ActaPaediatrica. 2008;97(12):1631-1639.


Swartling, U, Helgesson G, Ludvigsson, J, Hansson MG. Parental authority,research interests and children´s right to decide in medical research – anuneasy tension? Clinical Ethics 2008; 7: 69-74

Swartling U, Helgesson G. Self-assessedunderstanding as a tool for evaluating consent: reflections on a longitudinalstudy. Journal of Medical Ethics 2008; 34: 557-562.


Sepa, A. and J. Ludvigsson, Psychological stress and the risk of diabetes-related autoimmunity - a review article. Journal of NeuroImmunoModulation, 2007. 13: p. 301-308.

Luopajärvi K, Skarsvik S, Ilonen J, Akerblom HK, Vaarala O. Reduced CCR4, interleukin-13 and GATA-3 up-regulation in response to type 2 cytokines of cord blood T lymphocytes in infants at genetic risk of type 1 diabetes. Immunology 2007;121:189-96.


Helgesson G, Eriksson, S, Swartling U. Against a general right not to know. ccountability in Research 2007;14 (3): 197-209.


Brekke HK, van Odijk J, Ludvigsson J. Predictors and dietary consequences of frequent intake of high-sugar, low-nutrient foods in 1-year-old children participating in the ABIS study. Br J Nutr. 2007 Jan;97(1):176-81.


Brekke HK, Ludvigsson J. Vitamin D supplementation and diabetes-related autoimmunity in the ABIS study. Pediatr Diabetes. 2007 Feb;8(1):11-4.


Holmberg H, Wahlberg J, Vaarala O, Ludvigsson J and the ABIS Study Group. Short duration of breast-feeding as a risk-factor for beta-cell autoantibodies in 5-year-old children from the general population. Br J Nutr 2007 Jan;97(1):111-6.


Huus K, Ludvigsson JF, Enskär K, Ludvigsson J. Risk factors in childhood obesity – findings from the All Babies In Southeast Sweden (ABIS) cohort. Acta Paediatr. 2007 Sep;96(9):1321-5. Epub 2007 Jul 31.


Jonson C-O, Lernmark Å, Ludvigsson J, Rutledge EA, Hinkkanen A, Faresjö M. The importance of CTLA-4 polymorphism and human leukocyte antigen genotype for the induction of diabetes-associated cytokine response in healthy school children. Pediatric Diabetes 2007;8:185-192


Ludvigsson J, Huus K, Eklov K, Klintstrom R, Lahdenpera A. Fasting plasma glucose levels in healthy preschool children: effects of weight and lifestyle. Acta Paediatr. 2007 May;96(5):706-9.


Ludvigsson J. Immune intervention at diagnosis – should we treat children to preserve beta-cell function? Pediatric Diabetes 2007;8: Suppl6:34-39.


Raustorp A, Ludvigsson J. Secular trends of pedometer-determined physical activity in Swedish school children. Acta Paediatr. 2007 Dec;96(12):1824-8.


Swartling U, Eriksson S, Ludvigsson J, Helgesson G. Concern, pressure and lack of knowledge affect choice of not wanting to know high-risk status. Eur J Hum Genet. 2007 May;15(5):556-62.


Stechova K, Bohmova K, Vrabelova Z, Sepa A, Stadlerova G, Zacharovova K, Faresjö M. High T-helper-1 cytokines but low T-helper-3 cytokines, inflammatory cytokines and chemokines in children with high risk of developing type 1 diabetes Diabetes/Metabolism Research & Reviews; 2007:23;462-471


Skarsvik S, Puranen J, Honkanen J, Roivainen M, Ilonen J, Holmberg H, Ludvigsson J, Vaarala O.Decreased in vitro type 1 immune response against coxsackie virus B4 in children with type 1 diabetes. Diabetes 2006;55:996-1003.

Holmberg H, Vaarala O, Saduskaite-Kuehne V, Ilonen J, Padaiga Z, Ludvigsson J. Higher prevalence of autoantibodies to insulin and GAD65 in Swedish compared to Lithuanian children with type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2006;72;308-314.


Jonson CO, Hedman M, Karlsson Faresjo M, Casas R, Ilonen J, Ludvigsson J, Vaarala O, for the ABIS study group. The association of CTLA-4 and HLA class II autoimmune risk genotype with regulatory T cell marker expression in 5-year old children. Clin Exp Immunol 2006;145:48-55.


Ludvigsson JF, Eylert M, Ilonen J, Ludvigsson J, Vaarala O. Effect of HLA DQ2, dietary exposure and celiac disease on the development of antibody response to gliadin in children. Scand J Gastroenterol 2006;41:919-28.


Ludvigsson JF, Montgomery SM, Olen O, Ekbom A, Ludvigsson J, Fored M. Coeliac disease and risk of renal disease – a general population cohort study. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2006;21:1809-15


Ludvigsson JF; for the ABIS study group. Epidemiological study of constipation and other gastrointestinal symptoms in 8000 children. Acta Paediatrica 2006;95:573-580


Ludvigsson J: Why diabetes incidence increases – a unifying theory. Ann N Y Acad Sci 2006;1079:374-382.


Sepa A, Ludvigsson J. Psychological stress and the risk of diabetes-related autoimmunity: a review article. Neuroimmunomodulation. 2006;13(5-6):301-8


Wahlberg J, Vaarala O, Ludvigsson J; ABIS study group. Dietary risk factors for the emergence of type 1 diabetes-related autoantibodies in 2 ½ year old Swedish children. Br J Nutr 2006;95:603-608.


Brekke HK, Ludvigsson JF, van Odijk J, Ludvigsson J: Breastfeeding and introduction of solid foods in Swedish infants: the ABIS study.
Brit J Nutrition 205;94:377-82

Gustafsson-Stolt U, Helgesson G, Liss P-E, Svensson T, Ludvigsson J: Information and informed consent in a longitudinal screning involving children: a questionnaire survey.
Eur J Hum Genet. 2005 Mar;13(3):376-83.


Gustafsson-Stolt U, Liss PE, Ludvigsson J: Nurses' views of longitudinal genetic screening of and research on children.

Br J Nurs 2005;14:71-77.


Helgesson G, Ludvigsson J, Gustafsson Stolt U: How to handle informed consent in longitudinal studies when participants have a limited understanding of the study.
J Med Ethics 2005;94:1310-9.


Johansson A, Halling A, Hermansson G, Ludvigsson J. Assessment of smoking behaviours in the home and their influence on children's passive smoking; development of a questionnaire.
Ann Epidemiol 2005;15:453-9.


Ludvigsson JF for the ABIS study. Socioecoomic characteristics in children with coeliac disease. Acta Paediatrica.
Acta Paediatrica 2005;94:107-113.


Ludvigsson, JF. Ludvigsson J. Parental smoking and risk of coeliac disease in the offspring
Scand J Gastroenterol. 2005 Mar;40(3):336-42.


Ludvigsson JF, Mostrom M, Ludvigsson J, Duchén K: Exclusive breast feeding and risk of atopic dermatitis in some 8300 infants.
Pediatr Alergy Immunol 2005;16:201-208.


Ludvigsson JF, Wahlberg-Topp J, Ludvigsson J: Tissue transglutaminase autoantibodies in cord-blood from children of healthy mothers.
J Clin Gastroenterol. 2005 Jan;39(1):80-1.


Sepa A, Wahlberg J, Vaarla O, Frodi A, Ludvigsson J: Psychological stress may induce diabetes-related autoimmunity in infancy.
Diabetes Care 2005;28;290-5.


Sepa A, Frodi A, Ludvigsson A: Mothers' experience of serious life events increase the risk of diabetes related autoimmunity in their children.
Diabetes Care 2005;28:2394-9.


Wahlberg J, Fredriksson J, Nikolic E, Vaarala O, Ludvigsson J: The ABIS Study Group. Environmental factors related to the induction of beta-cell autoantibodies in 1 yr old healthy children.
Pediatr Diabetes 2005;6(4):199-205



Johansson A, Hermansson G, Ludvigsson J: Parents' attitudes to children's tobacco smoke exposure and how the issue is handled in health care.
J Pediatr Health Care 2004;18:228-235.

Johansson A, Hermansson G, Ludvigsson J: How should parents protect their children from environmental tobacco-smoke exposure in the home.
Pediatrics 2004;113:e291-295.


Gupta M, Ludvigsson J, Sanjeevi CB. Frequency of MICA in All Babies in Southeast Sweden (ABIS) positive for high-risk HLA-DQ associated with type 1 diabetes.
Ann N Y Acad 2004;1037:138-144.


Ludvigsson JF, Ansved P, Fälth-Magnusson K, Hammersjö J-Å, Johansson C, Edvardsson S, Ljungkrantz M, Stenhammar L, Ludvigsson J: Symptoms and signs have changed in Swedish children with coeliac disease.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2004;38:181-186.


Ludvigsson JF and Ludvigsson J. Milk consumption during pregnancy and infant birth weight.
Acta Paediatr. 2004 Nov;93(11):1474-8.


Sepa A, Frodi A, Ludvigsson J: Mothers' attachment insecurity and diabetes-realted autoantibodies in their infants.
Ann N Y Acad 2004;1037:110-113.


Sepa A, Frodi A, Ludvigsson J: Psychosocial correlates of parenting stress, lack of support and lack of confidence.Accepterad i S.
Scandinavian Journal of Psychology 2004:45:167-177.


Gustafsson-Stolt U, Ludvigsson J, Liss P-E, Svensson T: Bioethical theory and practice in a reserach screening for Type 1 diabetes.
Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 2003:6:45-50.


Gustafsson-Stolt U, Liss P-E, Ludvigsson J: Parents want to know if their child is at high risk of getting diabetes.
Ann N Y Acad Sci 2003:1005:395-399.


Holmberg H, Vaarala O, Fälth-Magnusson K, Ludvigsson J: Induction of diabetes related autoantibodies below cut off for "positivity" in young non diabetic children.
Ann N Y Acad Sci 2003:1005:269-274.


Johansson A, Halling A, Hermansson G: Indoor and outddor smoking. Impact on children's health.
Eur J Publ Health. 2003:13:61-66.


Johansson A, Halling A, The Linquest Study Group. Does having children affect adult smoking prevalence and behaviours at home?
Tobac Induc Dis 2003:3:175-183.


Johansson A, Hermansson G, Ludvigsson J: When does exposure of children to tobacco smoke become child abuse?
Lancet 2003:361:1828-1828.


Ludvigsson JF, Ludvigsson J: Stressful life events, social support and confidence in the pregnant woman and risk of coeliac disease in the offspring.
Scand J Gastroenterology2003:38:516-521.



Berzina L, Shtauvere-Brameus A, Ludvigsson J, Sanjeevi CB: Newborn screening for high risk human leukocyte antigen markers associated with insulin dependent diabetes mellitus: the ABIS Study.
Ann N Y Acad Sci 2002:958:312-316.


Berzina L, Ludvigsson J, Sadauskaite V-Kuehne V, Nelson N, Shtauvere-Brameus A, Sanjeevi CB: DR3 is associated with type 1 diabetes and blood group ABO incompatibility.
Ann N Y Acad Sci 2002:958:345-348.


Gustafsson-Stolt U, Liss P-E, Svensson T, Ludvigsson J: Attitudes to bioethical issues - a case study of a screening project.
Soc Sci Med 2002:54:133-1344.


Ludvigsson J, Gustafsson-Stolt U, Liss P-E, Svensson T: Mothers of children in ABIS, a population-based screening for prediabetes, experience few ethical conflicts and have a positive attitude.
Ann N Y Acad Sci 2002:958:376-381.


Ludvigsson J, Wahlberg J: Diabetes-related autoantibodies in cord blood from children of healthy mothers have disappeared by the time the child is one year old.
Ann N Y Acad Sci 2002:958:289-292.


Ludvigsson JF, Ludvigsson: Inflammatory bowel disease in mother or father and neonatal outcome.
Acta Paediatr 2002:91:145-151.


Sepa A, Frodi A, Ludvigsson J: Could parental stress and lack of support/confidence function as mediating mechanisms between certain environmental factors and the development of autoimmunity in children? - A study within ABIS.
Ann N Y Acad Sci 2002:958:431-435.


Ludvigsson JF, Ludvigsson J: Coeliac disease in the father affects the newborn.
Gut 2001;49:169-75.

Ludvigsson JF, Fälth-Magnusson K, Ludvigsson J: Tissue transglutaminase auto-antibodies in cord blood from children to become celiacs.
Scand J Gastroenterol 2001;36:1279-1283.


Ludvigsson J, Ludvigsson M, Sepa A: Screening for pre-diabetes in the general child population may be reassuring.
Pediatric Diabetes 2001;2:170-174.


Ludvigsson JF: Effect of gastroenteritis during pregnancy on neonatal outcome.
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2001:20:843-849