A Smeds

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Affiliation: Abo Akademi University
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quantification of a broad spectrum of lignans in cereals, oilseeds, and nuts
    Annika I Smeds
    Department of Biochemistry and Pharmacy, Abo Akademi University, BioCity, Artillerigatan 6A, FI 20520, Turku, Finland
    J Agric Food Chem 55:1337-46. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Content, composition, and stereochemical characterisation of lignans in berries and seeds
    Annika I Smeds
    Laboratory of Wood and Paper Chemistry, Process Chemistry Centre, Åbo Akademi University, Porthansgatan 3 5, FI 20500 Turku Abo, Finland
    Food Chem 134:1991-8. 2012
  3. pmc Effect of dietary intervention on serum lignan levels in pregnant women - a controlled trial
    Riitta Luoto
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion, Tampere, Finland
    Reprod Health 7:26. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Characterization of variation in the lignan content and composition of winter rye, spring wheat, and spring oat
    Annika I Smeds
    Laboratory of Wood and Paper Chemistry, Process Chemistry Centre, Abo Akademi University, Porthansgatan 3 5, FI 20500 Turku, Finland
    J Agric Food Chem 57:5837-42. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of "mammalian" lignans in plant and water sources
    Annika I Smeds
    Department of Biochemistry and Pharmacy, Abo Akademi University, BioCity, Artillerigatan 6 A, 20520 Turku, Finland
    Planta 226:639-46. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Determination of plant and enterolignans in human serum by high-performance liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometric detection
    Annika I Smeds
    Abo Akademi University, Department of Organic Chemistry, Biskopsgatan 8, FI 20500 Turku, Finland
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 41:898-905. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint New lignan metabolites in rat urine
    Annika I Smeds
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Biskopsgatan 8, FIN 20500 Turku Abo, Finland
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 816:87-97. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Urinary excretion of lignans after administration of isolated plant lignans to rats: the effect of single dose and ten-day exposures
    Annika I Smeds
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Biskopsg 8, FIN 20500 Turku Abo, Finland
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 813:303-12. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Brominated flame retardants and phenolic endocrine disrupters in Finnish human adipose tissue
    Annika Smeds
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Biskopsgatan 8, FIN 20500 Turku, Finland
    Chemosphere 53:1123-30. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Liquid chromatographic-tandem mass spectrometric method for the plant lignan 7-hydroxymatairesinol and its potential metabolites in human plasma
    Annika Smeds
    Abo Akademi University, Department of Organic Chemistry, Biskopsgatan 8, FIN 20500, Turku, Finland
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 793:297-308. 2003

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Quantification of a broad spectrum of lignans in cereals, oilseeds, and nuts
    Annika I Smeds
    Department of Biochemistry and Pharmacy, Abo Akademi University, BioCity, Artillerigatan 6A, FI 20520, Turku, Finland
    J Agric Food Chem 55:1337-46. 2007
    ..Syringaresinol was the other dominant cereal lignan. Wheat and rye bran had the highest lignan content of all cereals; however, linseeds and sesame seeds were by far the most lignan-rich of the studied species...
  2. doi request reprint Content, composition, and stereochemical characterisation of lignans in berries and seeds
    Annika I Smeds
    Laboratory of Wood and Paper Chemistry, Process Chemistry Centre, Åbo Akademi University, Porthansgatan 3 5, FI 20500 Turku Abo, Finland
    Food Chem 134:1991-8. 2012
    ..The lignans are concentrated in the hull of the oilseeds and in the seeds of the berries. In most samples, secoisolarici-, pino-, medio-, and syringaresinol were present as a mixture of two enantiomers...
  3. pmc Effect of dietary intervention on serum lignan levels in pregnant women - a controlled trial
    Riitta Luoto
    UKK Institute for Health Promotion, Tampere, Finland
    Reprod Health 7:26. 2010
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  4. doi request reprint Characterization of variation in the lignan content and composition of winter rye, spring wheat, and spring oat
    Annika I Smeds
    Laboratory of Wood and Paper Chemistry, Process Chemistry Centre, Abo Akademi University, Porthansgatan 3 5, FI 20500 Turku, Finland
    J Agric Food Chem 57:5837-42. 2009
    ..This study shows that varying cereal lignan concentrations reported in different studies may be, besides differences in analytical methods, largely dependent upon natural variations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of "mammalian" lignans in plant and water sources
    Annika I Smeds
    Department of Biochemistry and Pharmacy, Abo Akademi University, BioCity, Artillerigatan 6 A, 20520 Turku, Finland
    Planta 226:639-46. 2007
    ..Both the remaining seeds and seedlings contained high EL levels, especially the roots. They also contained metabolites of EL, i.e., 7-hydroxy-EL and 7-oxo-EL...
  6. ncbi request reprint Determination of plant and enterolignans in human serum by high-performance liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometric detection
    Annika I Smeds
    Abo Akademi University, Department of Organic Chemistry, Biskopsgatan 8, FI 20500 Turku, Finland
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 41:898-905. 2006
    ..Using the method, common dietary plant lignans and their major metabolites can be reliably quantified in human serum at low-nanomolar concentrations in a simple and rapid way...
  7. ncbi request reprint New lignan metabolites in rat urine
    Annika I Smeds
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Biskopsgatan 8, FIN 20500 Turku Abo, Finland
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 816:87-97. 2005
    ..In addition, other novel lignan metabolites were detected, i.e., 7-oxomatairesinol, alpha-conidendrin, and alpha- and beta-conidendric acid...
  8. ncbi request reprint Urinary excretion of lignans after administration of isolated plant lignans to rats: the effect of single dose and ten-day exposures
    Annika I Smeds
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Biskopsg 8, FIN 20500 Turku Abo, Finland
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 813:303-12. 2004
    ..Metabolic transformations of plant lignans into each other could also be observed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Brominated flame retardants and phenolic endocrine disrupters in Finnish human adipose tissue
    Annika Smeds
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Biskopsgatan 8, FIN 20500 Turku, Finland
    Chemosphere 53:1123-30. 2003
    ..Compared to other European studies the average concentration of BDE-47 obtained in this study is at the lower end of the reported concentrations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Liquid chromatographic-tandem mass spectrometric method for the plant lignan 7-hydroxymatairesinol and its potential metabolites in human plasma
    Annika Smeds
    Abo Akademi University, Department of Organic Chemistry, Biskopsgatan 8, FIN 20500, Turku, Finland
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 793:297-308. 2003
    ..In pooled plasma and in plasma samples collected from two individual subjects lignan glucuronides and sulfates were enzymatically hydrolysed to free lignans and then analysed. All the lignans could be detected in the samples...
  11. ncbi request reprint Identification and quantification of polychlorinated biphenyls and some endocrine disrupting pesticides in human adipose tissue from Finland
    A Smeds
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland
    Chemosphere 44:1463-71. 2001
    ..Statistical analysis showed a positive age correlation of DDE in females and hexachlorobenzene in males. No statistically significant differences were found for concentrations of individual compounds between sexes...
  12. ncbi request reprint A new lariciresinol-type butyrolactone lignan derived from hydroxymatairesinol and its identification in spruce wood
    Patrik C Eklund
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Process Chemistry Centre, Abo Akademi University, Biskopsgatan 8, FIN 20500, Turku Abo, Finland
    J Nat Prod 67:927-31. 2004
    ..The formation of isohydroxymatairesinol (2) and epi-isohydroxymatairesinol (3) from hydroxymatairesinol (1), and their detection in rat urine after administration of 1, is discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Dietary lariciresinol attenuates mammary tumor growth and reduces blood vessel density in human MCF-7 breast cancer xenografts and carcinogen-induced mammary tumors in rats
    Niina M Saarinen
    Functional Foods Forum, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Int J Cancer 123:1196-204. 2008
    ..These findings indicate conceivable importance of dietary lignan lariciresinol in inhibition of breast cancer development...
  14. ncbi request reprint The plant lignans matairesinol and secoisolariciresinol administered to Min mice do not protect against intestinal tumor formation
    Anne Maria Pajari
    Department of Applied Chemistry and Microbiology, Division of Nutrition, University of Helsinki, P O Box 66, 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Cancer Lett 233:309-14. 2006
    ..001). These results showed that MAT or SECO do not prevent intestinal carcinogenesis in Min mice and that MAT may have adverse effects...