L H Storlien
Affiliation: University of Wollongong
- Polyunsaturated fatty acids, membrane function and metabolic diseases such as diabetes and obesityL H Storlien
Department of Biomedical, University of Wollongong, Australia
Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 1:559-63. 1998..New data are extending our understanding of how lipid subclasses influence carbohydrate and lipid metabolism at multiple control points: from the modulation of membrane proteins to the regulation of gene transcription...
- Diet composition and insulin action in animal modelsL H Storlien
Metabolic Research Centre, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
Br J Nutr 83:S85-90. 2000..These are exciting times in our growing understanding of dietary factors and insulin action. While it has been clear for some time that 'oils ain't oils', the same is now proving true for carbohydrates and proteins...
- Molecular activity of Na(+)/K(+)-ATPase from different sources is related to the packing of membrane lipidsB J Wu
Metabolic Research Centre, Department of Biomedical Science, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
J Exp Biol 204:4271-80. 2001....
- Fatty acids, triglycerides and syndromes of insulin resistanceL H Storlien
Metabolic Research Centre and Department of Biomedical Science, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 57:379-85. 1997....
- Dietary fats and membrane function: implications for metabolism and diseaseA J Hulbert
Metabolic Research Centre, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia
Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 80:155-69. 2005..The understanding of dietary lipid profile and its influence on membrane function in relation to metabolic dysregulation has exciting potential for the prevention and treatment of a range of prevalent disease states...
- Beneficial effects of increasing monounsaturated fat intake in adolescents with type 1 diabetesK C Donaghue
Ray Williams Institute of Paediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, PO Box 3515, Parramatta, NSW, Australia
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 48:193-9. 2000..Overall, the results demonstrate that a modest increase in the monounsaturated fat content of an adolescent diet has the potential to improve glycaemic control and lipid profile...
- Influence of dietary fats on c-Fos-like immunoreactivity in mouse hypothalamusH Wang
Metabolic Research Center, Department of Biomedical Science, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia
Brain Res 843:184-92. 1999..In contrast, diets equally high in PUFA (particularly of the n-3 class) neither increase adiposity nor derange the lateral/medial neuronal activity balance...
- Does obesity influence foot structure in prepubescent children?D L Riddiford-Harland
Department of Biomedical Science, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:541-4. 2000..This study examines the relationship between obesity and foot structure in prepubescent children...
- Molecular activity of Na+,K+-ATPase relates to the packing of membrane lipidsPaul L Else
Metabolic Research Centre, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia
Ann N Y Acad Sci 986:525-6. 2003
- Whole-body pre-cooling does not alter human muscle metabolism during sub-maximal exercise in the heatJ Booth
Department of Biomedical Science, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
Eur J Appl Physiol 84:587-90. 2001..It is more likely that thermoregulatory and cardiovascular strain are reduced, through lower muscle and core temperatures...
- Membrane lipids and sodium pumps of cattle and crocodiles: an experimental test of the membrane pacemaker theory of metabolismB J Wu
Department of Biomedical Science, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW Australia 2522
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 287:R633-41. 2004..43%). The results support the membrane pacemaker theory of metabolism and suggest membrane lipids and their polyunsaturates play a significant role in determining the molecular activity of the sodium pump...
- Relationship of high energy expenditure and variation in dietary intake with reporting accuracy on 7 day food records and diet histories in a group of healthy adult volunteersJ A Barnard
Department of Biomedical Sciences and Smart Foods Centre, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Eur J Clin Nutr 56:358-67. 2002..To assess the accuracy of reporting from both a diet history and food record and identify some of the characteristics of more accurate reporters in a group of healthy adult volunteers for an energy balance study...
- Role of weight loss and polyunsaturated fatty acids in improving metabolic fitness in moderately obese, moderately hypertensive subjectsA D Kriketos
Center for Human Nutrition, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
J Hypertens 19:1745-54. 2001..The type of fat consumed had minor differential effects on some of the measured metabolic outcomes. CONCLUSION: These results provide strong support for modest weight loss as a treatment for hypertension...
- Substituting dietary saturated for monounsaturated fat impairs insulin sensitivity in healthy men and women: The KANWU StudyB Vessby
Unit for Clinical Nutrition Research, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences/Geriatrics, University of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
Diabetologia 44:312-9. 2001..A beneficial impact of the fat quality on insulin sensitivity is not seen in individuals with a high fat intake (> 37E%)...
- Dietary n-3 and n-6 fatty acids alter avian pituitary sensitivityR E Newman
Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Camden, NSW 2570, Australia
Nutr Neurosci 6:343-50. 2003..In addition, this study also shows that dietary fats have a differential effect on pituitary cell activity and are specific to certain pituitary cell types...