Allan Linneberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi Alcohol during pregnancy and atopic dermatitis in the offspring
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 34:1678-83. 2004
  2. ncbi Differential effects of risk factors on infant wheeze and atopic dermatitis emphasize a different etiology
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:184-9. 2006
  3. ncbi Association between alcohol consumption and aeroallergen sensitization in Danish adults
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:714-21. 2006
  4. doi Association between loss-of-function mutations in the filaggrin gene and self-reported food allergy and alcohol sensitivity
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark alllin01 regionh dk
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 161:234-42. 2013
  5. doi Vitamin D status and incident cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality: a general population study
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Nordre Ringvej 57, 2600, Glostrup, Denmark
    Endocrine 43:618-25. 2013
  6. pmc Vitamin D status, filaggrin genotype, and cardiovascular risk factors: a Mendelian randomization approach
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e57647. 2013
  7. doi Immunoglobulin E sensitization to cross-reactive carbohydrate determinants: epidemiological study of clinical relevance and role of alcohol consumption
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Nordre Ringvej 57, Glostrup, Denmark
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 153:86-94. 2010
  8. pmc The association of alcohol and alcohol metabolizing gene variants with diabetes and coronary heart disease risk factors in a white population
    Lise Lotte N Husemoen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 5:e11735. 2010
  9. ncbi Vitamin D status and 5-year changes in urine albumin creatinine ratio and parathyroid hormone in a general population
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Nordre Ringvej 57, 2600, Glostrup, Denmark
    Endocrine 44:473-80. 2013
  10. pmc Vitamin D status and cause-specific mortality: a general population study
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 7:e52423. 2012

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Publications78

  1. ncbi Alcohol during pregnancy and atopic dermatitis in the offspring
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 34:1678-83. 2004
    ..There is evidence that antenatal factors play a role in the development of atopic dermatitis (AD). However, little is known about the effects of maternal lifestyle factors during pregnancy on the risk of AD in the offspring...
  2. ncbi Differential effects of risk factors on infant wheeze and atopic dermatitis emphasize a different etiology
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:184-9. 2006
    ..If infant wheeze and AD share a common aetiology, this would indicate that infant wheezing is an atopic phenotype...
  3. ncbi Association between alcohol consumption and aeroallergen sensitization in Danish adults
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:714-21. 2006
    ..It has been proposed that alcohol consumption may be one of the lifestyle factors associated with a westernized, urban, and affluent lifestyle contributing to the rise in atopic disease...
  4. doi Association between loss-of-function mutations in the filaggrin gene and self-reported food allergy and alcohol sensitivity
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark alllin01 regionh dk
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 161:234-42. 2013
    ..Loss-of-function mutations of the filaggrin (FLG) gene cause an impaired skin barrier and increase the risk of atopic dermatitis. Interestingly, FLG mutations have also been found to be associated with a high risk of peanut allergy...
  5. doi Vitamin D status and incident cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality: a general population study
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Nordre Ringvej 57, 2600, Glostrup, Denmark
    Endocrine 43:618-25. 2013
    ..00, P = 0.920, respectively). In this large general population study, the observed inverse association between serum vitamin D status and all-cause mortality was not explained by a similar inverse association with IHD or stroke...
  6. pmc Vitamin D status, filaggrin genotype, and cardiovascular risk factors: a Mendelian randomization approach
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e57647. 2013
    ..We used a Mendelian randomization approach to estimate the causal effect of vitamin D status on serum lipids, blood pressure, body mass index, waist circumference, and the metabolic syndrome...
  7. doi Immunoglobulin E sensitization to cross-reactive carbohydrate determinants: epidemiological study of clinical relevance and role of alcohol consumption
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Nordre Ringvej 57, Glostrup, Denmark
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 153:86-94. 2010
    ..An association between alcohol consumption and CCD sensitization has been reported in studies from Spain and Portugal...
  8. pmc The association of alcohol and alcohol metabolizing gene variants with diabetes and coronary heart disease risk factors in a white population
    Lise Lotte N Husemoen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 5:e11735. 2010
    ..The underlying mechanisms are not clear. The aim was to examine the association between alcohol intake and diabetes and intermediate CHD risk factors in relation to selected ADH and ALDH gene variants...
  9. ncbi Vitamin D status and 5-year changes in urine albumin creatinine ratio and parathyroid hormone in a general population
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Nordre Ringvej 57, 2600, Glostrup, Denmark
    Endocrine 44:473-80. 2013
    ..We found low vitamin D status to be a predictor of long-term development of increased UACR. It remains to be proven whether vitamin D deficiency is a causal and reversible factor in the development of albuminuria...
  10. pmc Vitamin D status and cause-specific mortality: a general population study
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 7:e52423. 2012
    ..The specific causes of death underlying this association lack clarity. We investigated the association between vitamin D status and cause-specific mortality...
  11. pmc Genetic variant SLC2A2 [corrected] Is associated with risk of cardiovascular disease – assessing the individual and cumulative effect of 46 type 2 diabetes related genetic variants
    Anders Borglykke
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 7:e50418. 2012
    ..To assess the individual and combined effect of 46 type 2 diabetes related risk alleles on incidence of a composite CVD endpoint...
  12. doi Vitamin D status and changes in cardiovascular risk factors: a prospective study of a general population
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Center for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Cardiology 123:62-70. 2012
    ..We investigated the association between vitamin D levels and 5-year changes in blood pressure, lipid profile and incidence of the metabolic syndrome, hypertension and hypercholesterolemia...
  13. pmc Cause-specific mortality according to urine albumin creatinine ratio in the general population
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 9:e93212. 2014
    ..Whether a high UACR is also associated with other causes of death is unclear. We investigated the association between UACR and cause-specific mortality...
  14. pmc Associations of Filaggrin Gene Loss-of-Function Variants and Human Papillomavirus-Related Cancer and Pre-Cancer in Danish Adults
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 9:e99437. 2014
    ..We investigated the association of the FLG genotype with incidence of HPV-related cancer of cervix, vagina, vulva, penis, anus and head and neck, and pre-cancer of the cervix...
  15. doi The relationship of glutathione-S-transferases copy number variation and indoor air pollution to symptoms and markers of respiratory disease
    Lars Georg Hersoug
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Respir J 6:175-85. 2012
    ..Carriers of null polymorphisms of glutathione S-transferases (GSTs), which detoxify reactive oxygen species, may be particularly susceptible to the effects of PM...
  16. doi Lifestyle and genetic determinants of folate and vitamin B12 levels in a general adult population
    Betina H Thuesen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 103:1195-204. 2010
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  17. doi Metabolic rather than body composition measurements are associated with lower serum natriuretic peptide concentrations in normal weight and obese men
    Camilla L Asferg
    Department of Diagnostics, Copenhagen University Hospital Glostrup, Glostrup, Denmark
    Am J Hypertens 27:620-7. 2014
    ..Thus, the aim of this study was to assess whether variation in circulating NP concentrations would be associated with differences in metabolic disturbances rather than with differences in body composition...
  18. doi Interaction between filaggrin null mutations and tobacco smoking in relation to asthma
    Nikolaj Drimer Berg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, The Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup, Denmark
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:374-80, 380.e1-2. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that interactions between FLG deficiency and environmental exposures play a role in asthma development...
  19. ncbi Indoor exposure to environmental cigarette smoke, but not other inhaled particulates associates with respiratory symptoms and diminished lung function in adults
    Lars Georg Hersoug
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    Respirology 15:993-1000. 2010
    ..However, there is limited knowledge about the effects of exposure to indoor sources of PM. We investigated the associations between self-reported exposure to indoor sources of PM and lower airway symptoms and lung function...
  20. doi Lack of association between the MTHFR (C677T) polymorphism and atopic disease
    Betina Heinsbaek Thuesen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Nordre Ringvej 57, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Respir J 3:102-8. 2009
    ..However, there have been conflicting reports on the potential association between atopic disease and a common polymorphism of the methylene-tetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR)-gene, a well-known marker of impaired folate metabolism...
  21. doi The impact of a population-based multi-factorial lifestyle intervention on alcohol intake: the Inter99 study
    Ulla Toft
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Building 84 85, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Prev Med 49:115-21. 2009
    ..To investigate the effect of screening and five years of multi-factorial lifestyle intervention on changes in alcohol intake in a general population...
  22. ncbi Interaction between genetic predisposition to obesity and dietary calcium in relation to subsequent change in body weight and waist circumference
    Sofus C Larsen
    Institute of Preventive Medicine, Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospitals, the Capital Region, Copenhagen, Denmark SCL, LA, BLH, and TIAS the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, Section on Metabolic Genetics, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark TSA, OP, TH, and TIAS the Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark TS, AL, LLNH, UT, and BLH the Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark NR, AT, and JH the Section of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark KO the Department of Cardiology, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark KO the National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark BLH and the Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorders
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:957-65. 2014
    ..Studies indicate an effect of dietary calcium on change in body weight (BW) and waist circumference (WC), but the results are inconsistent. Furthermore, a relation could depend on genetic predisposition to obesity...
  23. pmc Vitamin D status and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a prospective general population study
    Tea Skaaby
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 9:e90654. 2014
    ..Whether vitamin D affects the development and deterioration of COPD or is a consequence of the disease lacks clarity. We investigated the association between vitamin D status and prevalent and incident COPD in the general population...
  24. ncbi Smoking might be a risk factor for contact allergy
    Allan Linneberg
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 111:980-4. 2003
    ..Hitherto, known risk factors for contact allergy have mainly included increased exposure to allergens. There are no published data on the relation between smoking and contact allergy...
  25. doi Association of indoor air pollution with rhinitis symptoms, atopy and nitric oxide levels in exhaled air
    Lars Georg Hersoug
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 153:403-12. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association of exposure to indoor sources of PM with rhinitis symptoms, atopy and nitric oxide in exhaled air (FeNO) as a measure of airway inflammation...
  26. ncbi Factors related to allergic sensitization to aeroallergens in a cross-sectional study in adults: The Copenhagen Allergy Study
    A Linneberg
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine M, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 31:1409-17. 2001
    ..The factors underlying recent increases in the prevalence of respiratory allergy are largely unknown...
  27. ncbi Mortality in patients with central retinal vein occlusion
    Mette Bertelsen
    National Eye Clinic for the Visually Impaired, Kennedy Center, Glostrup, Denmark Department of Ophthalmology, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark Electronic address
    Ophthalmology 121:637-42. 2014
    ..To assess mortality in patients with central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO)...
  28. doi Association between parental socioeconomic position and prevalence of asthma, atopic eczema and hay fever in children
    Lene Hammer-Helmich
    1Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 42:120-7. 2014
    ..To determine the prevalence of asthma, atopic eczema and hay fever among children in different age groups and examine the associations with parental socioeconomic position...
  29. pmc No association between loss-of-function mutations in filaggrin and diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and all-cause mortality
    Lise Lotte N Husemoen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Copenhagen University Hospital Glostrup, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e84293. 2013
    ..We examined the association between loss-of-function mutations in FLG and diabetes, stroke, ischemic heart disease (IHD), and all-cause mortality in the general population...
  30. pmc Serum 25(OH)D and type 2 diabetes association in a general population: a prospective study
    Lise Lotte N Husemoen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Diabetes Care 35:1695-700. 2012
    ..However, it was significantly associated with unfavorable longitudinal changes in continuous markers of glucose homeostasis, indicating that low vitamin D status could be related to deterioration of glucose homeostasis...
  31. ncbi Maternal employment in child-care institutions and the risk of infant wheeze and atopic dermatitis in the offspring
    Lars Georg Hersoug
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Copenhagen County, Denmark
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:688-95. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the results did not support the hypothesis that maternal microbial exposure before or during pregnancy as reflected by maternal employment in child-care institutions protects the offspring against infant wheeze and AD...
  32. doi The prevalence of SDQ-measured mental health problems at age 5-7 years and identification of predictors from birth to preschool age in a Danish birth cohort: the Copenhagen Child Cohort 2000
    Hanne Elberling
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital Glostrup, Nordre Ringvej 69, Glostrup, Capital Region, Denmark
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:725-35. 2010
    ..The lower prevalence might reflect differences in psychosocial risk load and environmental stress given the social and cultural context...
  33. doi Incidence and remission of specific IgE aeroallergen sensitization from age of 40 to 60 years, and association with alcohol consumption
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 151:142-8. 2010
    ..Data on incidence and long-term persistence of IgE aeroallergen sensitization in older adults are limited. Alcohol consumption is a strong immune-modulator with a significant impact on the IgE response...
  34. ncbi The association between atopy and factors influencing folate metabolism: is low folate status causally related to the development of atopy?
    Lise Lotte N Husemoen
    Copenhagen County Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 35:954-61. 2006
    ..We aimed at examining the association between atopy and markers of impaired folate metabolism, i.e. MTHFR(C677T) genotype, plasma total homocysteine, and dietary intakes of methionine, folates, and vitamins B12, B6, and B2...
  35. doi Genetic variation in the natriuretic peptide system, circulating natriuretic peptide levels, and blood pressure: an ambulatory blood pressure study
    Jørgen L Jeppesen
    Department of Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital Glostrup, Denmark
    Am J Hypertens 25:1095-100. 2012
    ..It is unknown if determining an individual's BP by 24-h ambulatory BP measurements (ABPMs) will influence the effect of NP gene variations on BP levels...
  36. doi Effects of alcohol consumption on the allergen-specific immune response in mice
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:553-6. 2008
    ..Moreover, a few epidemiological studies have linked alcohol consumption to allergen-specific IgE sensitization...
  37. doi Tyrosine hydroxylase polymorphism (C-824T) and hypertension: a population-based study
    Søren J Nielsen
    Department of Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Am J Hypertens 23:1306-11. 2010
    ..Variations in the proximal promoter of the tyrosine hydroxylase (TH) gene have been shown to influence biochemical and physiological traits in the SNS as well as hypertension...
  38. doi The association of ADH and ALDH gene variants with alcohol drinking habits and cardiovascular disease risk factors
    Lise Lotte Nystrup Husemoen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1984-91. 2008
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  39. ncbi Is there a risk of active sensitization to PPD by patch testing the general population?
    Jacob Pontoppidan Thyssen
    Department of Dermato venerology, National Allergy Research Centre, Gentofte University Hospital, Gentofte, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 57:133-4. 2007
    ..These studies indicate that patch testing with PPD in individuals with no previous positive reactions to PPD or with only one previous positive reaction does not cause active sensitization and can be performed with minimal risk...
  40. ncbi The relationship of alcohol consumption to total immunoglobulin E and the development of immunoglobulin E sensitization: the Copenhagen Allergy Study
    A Linneberg
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 33:192-8. 2003
    ..Furthermore, we have previously reported a positive association between alcohol consumption and the prevalence of skin prick test (SPT positivity) to inhalant allergens in a population-based cross-sectional study...
  41. ncbi A link between skin and airways regarding sensitivity to fragrance products?
    J Elberling
    The National Allergy Reseasrch Centre for Consumer Products, Department of Dermatology, Gentofte University Hospital, Ledreborg Alle 40, 1, DK 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Br J Dermatol 151:1197-203. 2004
    ..Skin exposure to fragrances is known to cause perfume contact allergy and eczema, but it is unknown whether eye or airway symptoms elicited by fragrance products are associated with contact allergy or eczema...
  42. ncbi Mucosal symptoms elicited by fragrance products in a population-based sample in relation to atopy and bronchial hyper-reactivity
    J Elberling
    The National Allergy Research Centre, Gentofte University Hospital, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 35:75-81. 2005
    ..Exposure to perfume and fragrance products may, in some individuals, cause symptoms from the eyes and airways. The localization, character and risk factors of such symptoms in the general population are unknown...
  43. ncbi Airborne chemicals cause respiratory symptoms in individuals with contact allergy
    J Elberling
    The National Allergy Research Centre, Department of Dermatology, Gentofte University Hospital, Gentofte, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 52:65-72. 2005
    ..Bronchial hyperreactivity, female sex and psychological vulnerability were independently associated with symptoms, but no association was found between prick test reactivity to proteins and the symptoms elicited by airborne chemicals...
  44. doi Association of obesity and insulin resistance with asthma and aeroallergen sensitization
    L L N Husemoen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    Allergy 63:575-82. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the association of obesity and insulin resistance with asthma and aeroallergen sensitization...
  45. pmc Separate and joint associations of occupational and leisure-time sitting with cardio-metabolic risk factors in working adults: a cross-sectional study
    Madina Saidj
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e70213. 2013
    ..Yet, much less is known about occupational sitting, and the potential health risk attached compared to leisure-time sitting...
  46. doi Comparison of the Danish step test and the watt-max test for estimation of maximal oxygen uptake: the Health2008 study
    Mette Aadahl
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:1088-94. 2013
    ..The Danish step test may be a feasible alternative for estimation of VO2max...
  47. doi Relative atrial natriuretic peptide deficiency and inadequate renin and angiotensin II suppression in obese hypertensive men
    Camilla L Asferg
    Department of Clinical Physiology and Nuclear Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital Glostrup, Glostrup, Denmark
    Hypertension 62:147-53. 2013
    ..19). Thus, despite a high sodium intake and a high blood pressure, obese hypertensive men have a relative NP deficiency and an inadequate renin-angiotensin system suppression...
  48. doi Allergen-specific immunotherapy and risk of autoimmune disease
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Helsingør, Denmark
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 12:635-9. 2012
    ..We searched the literature for evidence on this topic...
  49. doi Association of subcutaneous allergen-specific immunotherapy with incidence of autoimmune disease, ischemic heart disease, and mortality
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:413-9. 2012
    ..Little is known about potential effects of SCIT on the risk of other chronic immune-related diseases. Over the years, a few casuistic reports have caused concern that SCIT might act as a trigger of autoimmune disease...
  50. doi Small, hard macular drusen and peripheral drusen: associations with AMD genotypes in the Inter99 Eye Study
    Inger Christine Munch
    Department of Ophthalmology, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:2317-21. 2010
    ..To study associations of small, hard macular drusen and peripheral drusen with genotypes associated with age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  51. ncbi The link between allergic rhinitis and allergic asthma: a prospective population-based study. The Copenhagen Allergy Study
    A Linneberg
    Department of Internal Medicine M, Centre for Preventive Medicine, Glostrup University Hospital, 57 Ndr Ringvej, Entrance 8, 7th Floor, DK 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Allergy 57:1048-52. 2002
    ..It has been hypothesized that allergic rhinitis and allergic asthma are manifestations of the same disease entity. We aimed to investigate the relationship between allergic rhinitis and allergic asthma...
  52. pmc Are we getting enough allergens?
    Allan Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 147:93-100. 2008
    ..The paper summarizes different lines of evidence that may support or contradict this hypothesis and points to areas where more knowledge is needed...
  53. pmc Grip strength and lower limb extension power in 19-72-year-old Danish men and women: the Health2006 study
    Mette Aadahl
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup, Denmark
    BMJ Open 1:e000192. 2011
    ..Conclusion In this large population-based study sample, muscular fitness declined with age and LTPA was associated with HGS in both genders. The findings emphasise the importance of maintaining a physically active lifestyle at any age...
  54. ncbi Screening for allergic respiratory disease in the general population with the ADVIA Centaur Allergy Screen Assay
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Allergy 61:344-8. 2006
    ..The aim was to investigate the diagnostic efficacy of a new multiallergen-screening assay in relation to skin prick test (SPT) reactivity and objective diagnoses of allergic respiratory disease in a general population setting...
  55. ncbi Hypothesis: urbanization and the allergy epidemic--a reverse case of immunotherapy?
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    Allergy 60:538-9. 2005
  56. ncbi Is the increase in allergic respiratory disease caused by a cohort effect?
    A Linneberg
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 32:1702-5. 2002
    ..This could reflect the natural course of allergic sensitization. Alternatively, this could reflect that the increase in sensitization is caused by a cohort effect, i.e. an increase among subjects born during recent decades...
  57. ncbi Pets in the home and the development of pet allergy in adulthood. The Copenhagen Allergy Study
    A Linneberg
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Glostrup University Hospital, Denmark
    Allergy 58:21-6. 2003
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the association between exposure to cat and dog in the home and the development (incidence) of IgE sensitization to cat and dog...
  58. ncbi The link between the epidemics of obesity and allergic diseases: does obesity induce decreased immune tolerance?
    L G Hersoug
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Copenhagen County, Denmark
    Allergy 62:1205-13. 2007
    ..More studies are definitely needed to explore further the immunological effects of obesity and its possible effects on allergic disease...
  59. ncbi Changes in lifestyle, biological risk factors and total homocysteine in relation to MTHFR C677T genotype: a 5-year follow-up study
    L L N Husemoen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup, Denmark
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1233-40. 2009
    ..The main objective of the study was to examine the effect of changes in biological risk factors and lifestyle on tHcy in relation to MTHFR C677T genotype...
  60. doi Insulin resistance as a predictor of incident asthma-like symptoms in adults
    B H Thuesen
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 39:700-7. 2009
    ..It has been hypothesized that insulin resistance may be involved in obesity-induced asthma, but till date there is no prospective data on this issue...
  61. doi Cardiovascular risk factors in subjects with psoriasis: a cross-sectional general population study
    Peter Jensen
    Department of Dermato Allergology Cardiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Gentofte, Hellerup, Denmark
    Int J Dermatol 52:681-3. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in subjects with and without psoriasis in the general population...
  62. doi Human in vivo study of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system and the sympathetic activity after 8 weeks daily intake of fermented milk
    Lotte Usinger
    Department of Clinical Physiology and Nuclear Medicine, Glostrup University Hospital Glostrup, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Physiol Funct Imaging 30:162-8. 2010
    ..However, other modes of action must be considered, because until today no human studies have confirmed an ACE inhibition in relation to the intake of fermented milk...
  63. ncbi IgG antibodies against microorganisms and atopic disease in Danish adults: the Copenhagen Allergy Study
    Allan Linneberg
    Centre for Preventive Medicine, Glostrup University Hospital, Denmark
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 111:847-53. 2003
    ..In contrast, colonization of the gut with Clostridium difficile, a potential intestinal bacterial pathogen, in early childhood may be associated with a higher prevalence of atopy...
  64. ncbi Prevalence of self-reported hypersensitivity symptoms following intake of alcoholic drinks
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, The Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 38:145-51. 2008
    ..BACKGROUND; Although hypersensitivity symptoms following alcoholic drink consumption are common in asthmatics, the prevalence of such symptoms in the general population is not known...
  65. ncbi Temporal trends of aeroallergen sensitization over twenty-five years
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:1137-42. 2007
    ..Little is known about time trends of allergic respiratory disease in adults, in particular in older adults. Furthermore, few trend studies have used objective measurements of IgE sensitization against inhalant allergens...
  66. doi Genetic determinants of both ethanol and acetaldehyde metabolism influence alcohol hypersensitivity and drinking behaviour among Scandinavians
    A Linneberg
    Research Centre for Prevention and Health, The Capital Region of Denmark, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Clin Exp Allergy 40:123-30. 2010
    ..However, the ALDH2 487lys is absent in Caucasians...
  67. ncbi The use of grass pollen-specific immunotherapy among grass pollen allergic rhinitis in the general population
    A Linneberg
    Research Center for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, The Capital, Region of Denmark, 57 Ndr Ringvej Building, 84 85, DK 2600, Glostrup, Denmark
    Allergy 62:825-6. 2007
  68. ncbi Have oral contraceptives reduced the prevalence of acne? a population-based study of acne vulgaris, tobacco smoking and oral contraceptives
    Gregor B E Jemec
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Roskilde University Hospital, Roskilde, Denmark
    Dermatology 204:179-84. 2002
    ..Both have been suggested to influence acne and are therefore potential confounders in studies of acne prevalence...
  69. ncbi Association between alcohol consumption and skin prick test reactivity to aeroallergens
    Kristian Assing
    Allergy Clinic 7551, National University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 98:70-4. 2007
    ..A few studies have indicated a positive association between consumption of alcohol and allergic sensitization in age and socioeconomically heterogeneous populations...
  70. ncbi The association between contact allergy and hand eczema in 2 cross-sectional surveys 8 years apart
    Niels Henrik Nielsen
    Departments of Dermatology, Gentofte and Bispebjerg Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 47:71-7. 2002
    ..It was indicated that it might be possible to prevent the hand eczema related to nickel allergy by exposure regulation, public education or both...
  71. ncbi 10-year prevalence of contact allergy in the general population in Denmark estimated through the CE-DUR method
    Jacob Pontoppidan Thyssen
    National Allergy Research Centre, Department of Dermatology, Gentofte University Hospital, 1 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 57:265-72. 2007
    ..This could probably be explained by a decrease in nickel allergy. The CE-DUR approach holds the potential of being an efficient and easy monitoring method of contact allergy prevalence...
  72. ncbi Performance evaluation of a specific IgE assay developed for the ADVIA centaur immunoassay system
    Anita Birgit Petersen
    In Vitro Diagnostics Business Unit, ALK ABELLO, Denmark
    Clin Biochem 37:882-92. 2004
    ..To develop and evaluate a liquid phase immunoassay for accurate determination of allergen-specific IgE (sIgE) as a useful tool in the diagnosis of allergy patients...
  73. ncbi The epidemiology of contact allergy in the general population--prevalence and main findings
    Jacob Pontoppidan Thyssen
    National Allergy Research Centre, Department of Dermatology, Gentofte University Hospital, 1 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Contact Dermatitis 57:287-99. 2007
    ..Finally, heavy smoking was associated with contact allergy, mostly in women. Population-based epidemiological studies are considered a prerequisite in the surveillance of national and international contact allergy epidemics...
  74. doi The association between alcohol consumption and biomarkers of alcohol exposure with total serum immunoglobulin E levels
    Nele Friedrich
    Institute for Community Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:983-90. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the association of self-reported alcohol consumption and different biomarkers of alcohol exposure to total serum IgE levels in a general adult population...
  75. ncbi Remission of allergic rhinitis: An 8-year observational study
    Uffe Bodtger
    Allergy Clinic, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:1384-8. 2004
    ..Allergic rhinitis (AR) and sensitization are considered chronic conditions. However, few studies have reported remission rates in adults...
  76. doi Interference of cross-reactive carbohydrates in the determination of specific IgE in alcohol drinkers and strategies to minimize it: the example of latex
    Vitor Coutinho
    Instituto Superior de Saúde do Alto Ave ISAVE, Povoa de Lanhoso, Portugal
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 101:394-401. 2008
    ..The prevalence of IgE to Man2XylFucGlcNAc2 (MUXF), the CCD from bromelain, may be increased in heavy drinkers...
  77. pmc Changes in atopy over 25 years: allergy epidemic has spread to old age
    Allan Linneberg
    BMJ 331:352. 2005
  78. ncbi Prevalence of self-reported symptoms and consequences related to inhalation of airborne chemicals in a Danish general population
    Nikolaj Drimer Berg
    The Danish Research Centre for Chemical Sensitivities, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Ledreborg Alle 40, 2 th, 2820 Gentofte, Denmark
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 81:881-7. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence and consequences of self-reported symptoms related to inhalation of airborne chemicals in a Danish general population...