Luis Vitetta

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Probiotics, prebiotics and the gastrointestinal tract in health and disease
    Luis Vitetta
    Medlab, 66 McCauley St, Alexandria, Sydney, 2015, Australia
    Inflammopharmacology 22:135-54. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Endocellular regulation by free radicals and hydrogen peroxide: key determinants of the inflammatory response
    Luis Vitetta
    Medlab, Sydney, Australia
    Inflammopharmacology 22:69-72. 2014
  3. pmc From the gastrointestinal tract (GIT) to the kidneys: live bacterial cultures (probiotics) mediating reductions of uremic toxin levels via free radical signaling
    Luis Vitetta
    The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, St Lucia QLD 4072, Australia
    Toxins (Basel) 5:2042-57. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The clinical efficacy of a bovine lactoferrin/whey protein Ig-rich fraction (Lf/IgF) for the common cold: a double blind randomized study
    Luis Vitetta
    Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, Australia
    Complement Ther Med 21:164-71. 2013
  5. doi request reprint A review of the pharmacobiotic regulation of gastrointestinal inflammation by probiotics, commensal bacteria and prebiotics
    L Vitetta
    School of Medicine, Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital, The University of Queensland, Lvl 2, R Wing, 199 Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, QLD 4102, Australia
    Inflammopharmacology 20:251-66. 2012
  6. pmc Lifestyle and nutrition, caloric restriction, mitochondrial health and hormones: scientific interventions for anti-aging
    Luis Vitetta
    Unit of Health Integration, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Australia
    Clin Interv Aging 2:537-43. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Micronutrient, antioxidant, and oxidative stress status in children with severe cerebral palsy
    Niikee C Schoendorfer
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Australia
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 37:97-101. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Methylation capacity in children with severe cerebral palsy
    Niikee C Schoendorfer
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Eur J Clin Invest 42:768-76. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Green-lipped mussel extract (Perna canaliculus) and glucosamine sulphate in patients with knee osteoarthritis: therapeutic efficacy and effects on gastrointestinal microbiota profiles
    Samantha Coulson
    The Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Lvl 2, R Wing, 199 Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, QLD, 4102, Australia
    Inflammopharmacology 21:79-90. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Alternative therapies for musculoskeletal conditions
    Luis Vitetta
    Unit of Health Integration, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Level 2, Centres for Health Research, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland 4102, Australia
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 22:499-522. 2008

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Probiotics, prebiotics and the gastrointestinal tract in health and disease
    Luis Vitetta
    Medlab, 66 McCauley St, Alexandria, Sydney, 2015, Australia
    Inflammopharmacology 22:135-54. 2014
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  2. doi request reprint Endocellular regulation by free radicals and hydrogen peroxide: key determinants of the inflammatory response
    Luis Vitetta
    Medlab, Sydney, Australia
    Inflammopharmacology 22:69-72. 2014
    ..There are no human clinical trials that demonstrate that small molecules, the so-called antioxidants (e.g., vitamins C, vitamin E and beta-carotene), confer a favorable clinical outcome of long-lasting control of inflammation. ..
  3. pmc From the gastrointestinal tract (GIT) to the kidneys: live bacterial cultures (probiotics) mediating reductions of uremic toxin levels via free radical signaling
    Luis Vitetta
    The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, St Lucia QLD 4072, Australia
    Toxins (Basel) 5:2042-57. 2013
    ..The study and understanding of health-promoting probiotic bacteria is in its infancy; it is complex and intellectually and experimentally challenging. ..
  4. doi request reprint The clinical efficacy of a bovine lactoferrin/whey protein Ig-rich fraction (Lf/IgF) for the common cold: a double blind randomized study
    Luis Vitetta
    Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Brisbane, Australia
    Complement Ther Med 21:164-71. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint A review of the pharmacobiotic regulation of gastrointestinal inflammation by probiotics, commensal bacteria and prebiotics
    L Vitetta
    School of Medicine, Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital, The University of Queensland, Lvl 2, R Wing, 199 Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, QLD 4102, Australia
    Inflammopharmacology 20:251-66. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Lifestyle and nutrition, caloric restriction, mitochondrial health and hormones: scientific interventions for anti-aging
    Luis Vitetta
    Unit of Health Integration, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Australia
    Clin Interv Aging 2:537-43. 2007
    ..This overall effect may then translate into a significant compression of the deleterious aspects of human aging with a resultant increase in human life expectancy...
  7. doi request reprint Micronutrient, antioxidant, and oxidative stress status in children with severe cerebral palsy
    Niikee C Schoendorfer
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, The University of Queensland, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Australia
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 37:97-101. 2013
    ..Markers indicative of micronutrient and antioxidant status in children with cerebral palsy (CP) were explored due to these children's well-documented issues with food intake and the limited biochemical literature...
  8. doi request reprint Methylation capacity in children with severe cerebral palsy
    Niikee C Schoendorfer
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Eur J Clin Invest 42:768-76. 2012
    ..These processes play an indispensible role in growth and development, as well as in cognitive function and neuromuscular stability, which are key issues in children with severe cerebral palsy (CP)...
  9. doi request reprint Green-lipped mussel extract (Perna canaliculus) and glucosamine sulphate in patients with knee osteoarthritis: therapeutic efficacy and effects on gastrointestinal microbiota profiles
    Samantha Coulson
    The Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Lvl 2, R Wing, 199 Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, QLD, 4102, Australia
    Inflammopharmacology 21:79-90. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Alternative therapies for musculoskeletal conditions
    Luis Vitetta
    Unit of Health Integration, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Level 2, Centres for Health Research, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland 4102, Australia
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 22:499-522. 2008
    ....
  11. doi request reprint A phase II randomised double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trial investigating the efficacy and safety of ProstateEZE Max: a herbal medicine preparation for the management of symptoms of benign prostatic hypertrophy
    Samantha Coulson
    The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Brisbane, QLD 4102, Australia
    Complement Ther Med 21:172-9. 2013
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Uremia and chronic kidney disease: the role of the gut microflora and therapies with pro- and prebiotics
    Luis Vitetta
    Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, School of Medicine at Princess Alexandra Hospital, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Mol Nutr Food Res 57:824-32. 2013
    ..Here, we develop a hypothesis that probiotics and prebiotics have a therapeutic role in maintaining a metabolically balanced GIT, and reducing progression of CKD and associated uremia...
  13. doi request reprint Liver enzymes but not free fatty acid levels predict markers of insulin sensitivity in overweight and obese, nondiabetic adults
    Belinda Gray
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, Queensland Children s Medical Research Institute, The University of Queensland, Royal Children s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Nutr Res 33:781-8. 2013
    ..Despite previous data linking elevations in free fatty acid to the development of IR, we found no relationship between these variables in this study...
  14. doi request reprint Nutraceuticals and chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN): a systematic review
    Janet M Schloss
    The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Level 5, TRI, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Brisbane 4102, Australia
    Clin Nutr 32:888-93. 2013
    ..The management of CIPN remains an important challenge and future studies are warranted before recommendations for the use of supplements can be made. ..
  15. doi request reprint Protein levels in enteral feeds: do these meet requirements in children with severe cerebral palsy?
    Niikee Schoendorfer
    Children s Nutrition Research Centre, The University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Br J Nutr 107:1476-81. 2012
    ..This may also support recent literature that suggests shortfalls in current recommendations...
  16. doi request reprint Green-lipped mussel (Perna canaliculus) extract efficacy in knee osteoarthritis and improvement in gastrointestinal dysfunction: a pilot study
    Samantha Coulson
    Centre for Integrative Clinical and Molecular Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland and The Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Inflammopharmacology 20:71-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to primarily investigate the efficacy of a high-dose New Zealand green-lipped mussel (GLM) extract in patients diagnosed with OA of the knee and concurrently assess GLM impact on GI function...
  17. doi request reprint Interventions that can reduce inappropriate prescribing in the elderly: a systematic review
    Sukhpreet Kaur
    Therapeutics Research Unit, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia
    Drugs Aging 26:1013-28. 2009
    ..Different strategies may be useful in reducing inappropriate prescribing in the elderly. It is not clear whether combined strategies undertaken simultaneously have a synergistic effect...
  18. ncbi request reprint Fatal fulminant hepatic failure induced by a natural therapy containing kava
    Michael Thomsen
    Med J Aust 180:198-9; author reply 199. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Acute liver failure associated with the use of herbal preparations containing black cohosh
    Michael Thomsen
    Med J Aust 180:598-9; author reply 599-600. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint The effect of nutritional supplements on osteoarthritis
    Yuanyuan Wang
    Graduate School of Integrative Medicine, Swinburne University of Technology and Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Altern Med Rev 9:275-96. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the available literature on the effectiveness and safety of nutritional supplements for the treatment of OA...
  21. ncbi request reprint Coenzyme Q(10)--its role as a prooxidant in the formation of superoxide anion/hydrogen peroxide and the regulation of the metabolome
    Anthony W Linnane
    Centre for Molecular Biology and Medicine, Epworth Medical Centre, 185 187 Hoddle Street, Richmond, Melbourne, VIC 3121, Australia
    Mitochondrion 7:S51-61. 2007
    ..The role of ascorbic acid as a beneficial hydrogen peroxide prodrug is discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer and CHF - reviewing the evidence for complementary medicine
    Luis Vitetta
    Centre for Molecular Biology and Medicine, Epworth Medical Centre, and National Institute of Integrative Medicine
    Aust Fam Physician 35:339. 2006
    ..However, evidence is emerging of the benefits of physical activity in other conditions such as cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Treatments for damaged skin
    Luis Vitetta
    Centre for Molecular Biology and Medicine, Epworth Medical Centre, and National Institute of Integrative Medicine
    Aust Fam Physician 35:501-2. 2006
    ..Any ointment or device when applied to damaged skin whether it be burned or cut, has a legion of tasks to perform: maintaining the integrity of the skin affected, repelling infective agents, and promotion of the healing process...
  24. ncbi request reprint The essential requirement for superoxide radical and nitric oxide formation for normal physiological function and healthy aging
    Anthony W Linnane
    Centre for Molecular Biology and Medicine, Epworth Medical Centre, Richmond, Melbourne, VIC 3121, Australia
    Mitochondrion 7:1-5. 2007
    ..The concept that a dietary supplement of high concentrations of small-molecule antioxidants is a prophylactic/amelioration therapy for the aging process and age-associated diseases is questioned as to its clinical validity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Black cohosh and other herbal remedies associated with acute hepatitis
    Luis Vitetta
    Med J Aust 178:411-2. 2003