George D Mamalakis

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Depression and adipose essential polyunsaturated fatty acids
    G Mamalakis
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Crete, Iraklion, Greece
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 67:311-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Depression and adipose polyunsaturated fatty acids in the survivors of the Seven Countries Study population of Crete
    George Mamalakis
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, Iraklion, Crete 71003, Greece
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 70:495-501. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Depression and adipose polyunsaturated fatty acids in an adolescent group
    George Mamalakis
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Crete, Iraklion, Crete, Zambeliou 36, Rethymnon, Greece
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 71:289-94. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Depression and long chain n-3 fatty acids in adipose tissue in adults from Crete
    G Mamalakis
    Department of Social Medicine Preventive Medicine and Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Crete, Iraklion, Crete, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:882-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Depression and adipose and serum cholesteryl ester polyunsaturated fatty acids in the survivors of the seven countries study population of Crete
    G Mamalakis
    Department of Social Medicine Preventive Medicine and Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Crete, Iraklion, Crete, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:1016-23. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Depression and serum adiponectin and adipose omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in adolescents
    George Mamalakis
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, 71003 Iraklion, Crete, Greece
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 85:474-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Lack of an association of depression with n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in adipose tissue and serum phospholipids in healthy adults
    George Mamalakis
    University of Crete, School of Medicine, Department of Social Medicine Preventive Medicine and Nutrition, P O Box 2208, 71003 Iraklion, Crete, Greece
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 89:6-10. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Adipose tissue fatty acids in breast cancer patients versus healthy control women from Crete
    G Mamalakis
    Department of Social Medicine, Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Unit, School of Medicine, University of Crete, PO Box 2208, Heraklion GR 710 03, Greece
    Ann Nutr Metab 54:275-82. 2009
  9. pmc Effects of Greek Orthodox Christian Church fasting on serum lipids and obesity
    Katerina O Sarri
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Crete, School of Medicine, P, O Box 1393, Iraklion 71110, Crete, Greece
    BMC Public Health 3:16. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Depression and adipose essential polyunsaturated fatty acids
    G Mamalakis
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Crete, Iraklion, Greece
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 67:311-8. 2002
    ..The observed negative relation between adipose DHA and depression, therefore, may stem from the inhibiting effect of DHA on cytokine synthesis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Depression and adipose polyunsaturated fatty acids in the survivors of the Seven Countries Study population of Crete
    George Mamalakis
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, Iraklion, Crete 71003, Greece
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 70:495-501. 2004
    ..The observed negative relation between adipose C18:3n-3 and depression, therefore, may stem from the inhibiting effect of C18:3n-3 or its long-chain metabolites on cytokine synthesis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Depression and adipose polyunsaturated fatty acids in an adolescent group
    George Mamalakis
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Crete, Iraklion, Crete, Zambeliou 36, Rethymnon, Greece
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 71:289-94. 2004
    ..The observed relation may stem from a possible over-expression of the HELO1 (ELOVL5) gene, the gene encoding a protein responsible for elongating long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids, in the adipose tissue of depressed adolescents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Depression and long chain n-3 fatty acids in adipose tissue in adults from Crete
    G Mamalakis
    Department of Social Medicine Preventive Medicine and Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Crete, Iraklion, Crete, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:882-8. 2006
    ..Only one study has investigated the relationship of essential fatty acids in the adipose tissue with depression in adults and suggested an inverse relationship between docosahexaenoic acid (22:6 n-3) (DHA) and depression...
  5. ncbi request reprint Depression and adipose and serum cholesteryl ester polyunsaturated fatty acids in the survivors of the seven countries study population of Crete
    G Mamalakis
    Department of Social Medicine Preventive Medicine and Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Crete, Iraklion, Crete, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:1016-23. 2006
    ..Studies have shown that depression relates to biomarkers of both short- and long-term polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA) intake. However, it is not known which of these two biomarkers has the closest relationship to depression...
  6. ncbi request reprint Depression and serum adiponectin and adipose omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in adolescents
    George Mamalakis
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Crete, P O Box 2208, 71003 Iraklion, Crete, Greece
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 85:474-9. 2006
    ..The inverse relationship between adipose EPA and depression indicates that a low long-term dietary intake of EPA is associated with an increased risk for depression in adolescents...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lack of an association of depression with n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in adipose tissue and serum phospholipids in healthy adults
    George Mamalakis
    University of Crete, School of Medicine, Department of Social Medicine Preventive Medicine and Nutrition, P O Box 2208, 71003 Iraklion, Crete, Greece
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 89:6-10. 2008
    ..Serum phospholipid polyunsaturated fatty acids did not correlate with depression. This study did not show that the polyunsaturated fatty acids in the adipose tissue are better predictors of depression than those in serum phospholipids...
  8. doi request reprint Adipose tissue fatty acids in breast cancer patients versus healthy control women from Crete
    G Mamalakis
    Department of Social Medicine, Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Unit, School of Medicine, University of Crete, PO Box 2208, Heraklion GR 710 03, Greece
    Ann Nutr Metab 54:275-82. 2009
    ..Few studies have implemented biomarkers of fatty acid intake in relation to breast cancer...
  9. pmc Effects of Greek Orthodox Christian Church fasting on serum lipids and obesity
    Katerina O Sarri
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Crete, School of Medicine, P, O Box 1393, Iraklion 71110, Crete, Greece
    BMC Public Health 3:16. 2003
    ..No study to date has focused on the impact of Greek Orthodox Christian fasting on serum lipoproteins and obesity yet...