U S Schwab

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kuopio
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi The impact of the leucine 7 to proline 7 polymorphism of the neuropeptide Y gene on postprandial lipemia and on the response of serum total and lipoprotein lipids to a reduced fat diet
    U S Schwab
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:149-56. 2002
  2. pmc Triacylglycerol fatty acid composition in diet-induced weight loss in subjects with abnormal glucose metabolism--the GENOBIN study
    Ursula Schwab
    School of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical Nutrition and Food and Health Research Centre, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    PLoS ONE 3:e2630. 2008
  3. ncbi Betaine supplementation decreases plasma homocysteine concentrations but does not affect body weight, body composition, or resting energy expenditure in human subjects
    Ursula Schwab
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:961-7. 2002
  4. ncbi Effects of hempseed and flaxseed oils on the profile of serum lipids, serum total and lipoprotein lipid concentrations and haemostatic factors
    Ursula S Schwab
    Dept of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, P O Box 1627, 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Nutr 45:470-7. 2006
  5. ncbi Impact of sugar beet pectin and polydextrose on fasting and postprandial glycemia and fasting concentrations of serum total and lipoprotein lipids in middle-aged subjects with abnormal glucose metabolism
    U Schwab
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio and Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:1073-80. 2006
  6. ncbi Orally administered betaine has an acute and dose-dependent effect on serum betaine and plasma homocysteine concentrations in healthy humans
    Ursula Schwab
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Finland
    J Nutr 136:34-8. 2006
  7. doi Combined low-saturated fat intake and high fitness may counterbalance diabetogenic effects of obesity: the DR's EXTRA Study
    H M Heikkilä
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:1000-2. 2013
  8. ncbi Moderate increase in dietary sucrose does not influence fasting or postprandial serum lipids regardless of the presence of apolipoprotein E2 allele in healthy subjects
    A T Erkkilä
    School of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1094-101. 2007
  9. ncbi Divergent incorporation of dietary trans fatty acids in different serum lipid fractions
    H M Vidgren
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Lipids 33:955-62. 1998
  10. ncbi Weight reduction modulates expression of genes involved in extracellular matrix and cell death: the GENOBIN study
    M Kolehmainen
    School of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Clinical Nutrition and Food and Health Research Center, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:292-303. 2008

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi The impact of the leucine 7 to proline 7 polymorphism of the neuropeptide Y gene on postprandial lipemia and on the response of serum total and lipoprotein lipids to a reduced fat diet
    U S Schwab
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:149-56. 2002
    ....
  2. pmc Triacylglycerol fatty acid composition in diet-induced weight loss in subjects with abnormal glucose metabolism--the GENOBIN study
    Ursula Schwab
    School of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical Nutrition and Food and Health Research Centre, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    PLoS ONE 3:e2630. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether a diet-induced weight reduction result in changes in the extended plasma lipid profiles (lipidome) in subjects with features of metabolic syndrome in a 33-week intervention...
  3. ncbi Betaine supplementation decreases plasma homocysteine concentrations but does not affect body weight, body composition, or resting energy expenditure in human subjects
    Ursula Schwab
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:961-7. 2002
    ..It is involved in homocysteine metabolism as an alternative methyl donor and is used in the treatment of homocystinuria in humans. In pigs, betaine decreases the amount of adipose tissue...
  4. ncbi Effects of hempseed and flaxseed oils on the profile of serum lipids, serum total and lipoprotein lipid concentrations and haemostatic factors
    Ursula S Schwab
    Dept of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, P O Box 1627, 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Nutr 45:470-7. 2006
    ..It is not known whether there is a difference between n-3 and n-6 FA of plant origin in the effects on serum lipid profile...
  5. ncbi Impact of sugar beet pectin and polydextrose on fasting and postprandial glycemia and fasting concentrations of serum total and lipoprotein lipids in middle-aged subjects with abnormal glucose metabolism
    U Schwab
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio and Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:1073-80. 2006
    ..To examine the effects of sugar beet pectin (SBP) and polydextrose (PDX) on fasting plasma glucose concentration, serum lipid profile and postprandial glycemia in middle-aged subjects with abnormal glucose metabolism...
  6. ncbi Orally administered betaine has an acute and dose-dependent effect on serum betaine and plasma homocysteine concentrations in healthy humans
    Ursula Schwab
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Finland
    J Nutr 136:34-8. 2006
    ..In conclusion, a single dose of orally administered betaine had an acute and dose-dependent effect on serum betaine concentration and resulted in lowered plasma tHcy concentrations within 2 h in healthy subjects...
  7. doi Combined low-saturated fat intake and high fitness may counterbalance diabetogenic effects of obesity: the DR's EXTRA Study
    H M Heikkilä
    Kuopio Research Institute of Exercise Medicine, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:1000-2. 2013
    ..Limited intake of SF may protect from diabetogenic effects of adiposity, but only in individuals with high level of fitness. ..
  8. ncbi Moderate increase in dietary sucrose does not influence fasting or postprandial serum lipids regardless of the presence of apolipoprotein E2 allele in healthy subjects
    A T Erkkilä
    School of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1094-101. 2007
    ..To investigate whether a moderate increase in dietary sucrose intake induces different serum lipid responses in normolipidemic subjects with the epsilon 2 allele compared with subjects without the epsilon 2 allele...
  9. ncbi Divergent incorporation of dietary trans fatty acids in different serum lipid fractions
    H M Vidgren
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Lipids 33:955-62. 1998
    ..Analysis of 18:1t from serum TG and PL seems to reflect reliably the dietary intake of this fatty acid...
  10. ncbi Weight reduction modulates expression of genes involved in extracellular matrix and cell death: the GENOBIN study
    M Kolehmainen
    School of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Clinical Nutrition and Food and Health Research Center, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:292-303. 2008
    ....
  11. doi Association of the FTO gene variant (rs9939609) with cardiovascular disease in men with abnormal glucose metabolism--the Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study
    T Lappalainen
    School of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical Nutrition and Food and Health Research Centre, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:691-8. 2011
    ..Furthermore, we examined whether the rs9939609 increased the CVD risk in the DPS and if these results could be replicated in a larger cross-sectional population-based random sample of Finnish men (the METSIM)...
  12. ncbi Positional distribution of decanoic acid: effect on chylomicron and VLDL TAG structures and postprandial lipemia
    Kaisa M Yli-Jokipii
    Department of Biochemistry and Food Chemistry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Lipids 39:373-81. 2004
    ..Thus, the positional distribution of MCFA in TAG affects their metabolic fate, but the magnitude of postprandial lipemia does not seem to be dependent on the positional distribution of MCFA in the ingested fat...
  13. ncbi Influence of hydrogenated fat and butter on CVD risk factors: remnant-like particles, glucose and insulin, blood pressure and C-reactive protein
    Alice H Lichtenstein
    Cardiovascular Nutrition Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Atherosclerosis 171:97-107. 2003
    ..These data suggest that, as previously demonstrated, the major CVD risk factor adversely affected by dietary trans fatty acids/partially-hydrogenated fat is LDL-cholesterol levels and total cholesterol/HDL-cholesterol ratios...
  14. ncbi Chylomicron and VLDL TAG structures and postprandial lipid response induced by lard and modified lard
    Kaisa M Yli-Jokipii
    Department of Biochemistry and Food Chemistry, University of Turku, Finland
    Lipids 38:693-703. 2003
    ..05) after both meals. In conclusion, positional distribution of TAG FA was found to affect postprandial lipid metabolism in healthy normolipidemic subjects...
  15. ncbi Association of the fatty acid profile of serum lipids with glucose and insulin metabolism during 2 fat-modified diets in subjects with impaired glucose tolerance
    Anne M Louheranta
    Department of Clinical Nutrition, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:331-7. 2002
    ..Both the amount and quality of dietary fat can modify glucose and insulin metabolism...
  16. ncbi Triacylglycerol molecular weight and to a lesser extent, fatty acid positional distribution, affect chylomicron triacylglycerol composition in women
    Kaisa M Yli-Jokipii
    Department of Biochemistry and Food Chemistry, University of Turku, 20014 Turku, Finland
    J Nutr 132:924-9. 2002
    ..This may be an indication of a loss of palmitic acid in the gut. Taken together, TAG molecular weight composition and to a lesser extent, positional distribution, seem to affect the rates of chylomicron TAG clearance in humans...
  17. ncbi Black currant seed oil and fish oil supplements differ in their effects on fatty acid profiles of plasma lipids, and concentrations of serum total and lipoprotein lipids, plasma glucose and insulin
    Raija L Tahvonen
    Department of Biochemistry and Food Chemistry, University of Turku, 20014 Turku, Finland
    J Nutr Biochem 16:353-9. 2005
    ..Serum levels of LDL cholesterol were lower (P<.05) after black currant seed oil compared to fish oil. Plasma glucose concentration decreased during the fish oil supplementation (P<.05)...