J B Whitfield

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Molecular biology of alcohol dependence, a complex polygenic disorder
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Chem Lab Med 36:633-6. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Smoking, obesity, and hypertension alter the dose-response curve and test sensitivity of carbohydrate-deficient transferrin as a marker of alcohol intake
    J B Whitfield
    1 Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales 2050, Australia
    Clin Chem 44:2480-9. 1998
  3. pmc Effects of HFE C282Y and H63D polymorphisms and polygenic background on iron stores in a large community sample of twins
    J B Whitfield
    Biochemistry Department, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Am J Hum Genet 66:1246-58. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Gamma glutamyl transferase
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, and University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci 38:263-355. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Variation in alcohol pharmacokinetics as a risk factor for alcohol dependence
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25:1257-63. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol consumption on indices of iron stores and of iron stores on alcohol intake markers
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, and University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25:1037-45. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic and non-genetic factors affecting birth-weight and adult Body Mass Index
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney
    Twin Res 4:365-70. 2001

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Molecular biology of alcohol dependence, a complex polygenic disorder
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Chem Lab Med 36:633-6. 1998
    ..Examples of our studies of alcohol metabolism, consumption and dependence are presented...
  2. ncbi request reprint Smoking, obesity, and hypertension alter the dose-response curve and test sensitivity of carbohydrate-deficient transferrin as a marker of alcohol intake
    J B Whitfield
    1 Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales 2050, Australia
    Clin Chem 44:2480-9. 1998
    ..These variables either affect test sensitivity or require adjustment of reference intervals. The results also provide insight into the physiological and biochemical factors that affect CDT concentration...
  3. pmc Effects of HFE C282Y and H63D polymorphisms and polygenic background on iron stores in a large community sample of twins
    J B Whitfield
    Biochemistry Department, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
    Am J Hum Genet 66:1246-58. 2000
    ..There are highly significant effects of other as-yet-unidentified genes on iron stores, in addition to HFE genotype...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gamma glutamyl transferase
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, and University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci 38:263-355. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Variation in alcohol pharmacokinetics as a risk factor for alcohol dependence
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25:1257-63. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol consumption on indices of iron stores and of iron stores on alcohol intake markers
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, and University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25:1037-45. 2001
    ..Other aspects of the biological response to alcohol use have been reported to depend on iron status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic and non-genetic factors affecting birth-weight and adult Body Mass Index
    J B Whitfield
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney
    Twin Res 4:365-70. 2001
    ..Intra-uterine environmental or perinatal influences shared by cotwins exercise a strong influence on birthweight, but the factors which affect both birthweight and adult BMI are partly genetic and partly non-shared environmental...