Genomes and Genes
Clara G Gjesdal
Affiliation: University of Bergen
- Femoral and whole-body bone mineral density in middle-aged and older Norwegian men and women: suitability of the reference valuesClara Gram Gjesdal
Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, 5018 Bergen, Norway
Osteoporos Int 15:525-34. 2004..Use of the young adult means from the Lunar reference database classified a higher proportion of middle-aged men than women as osteoporotic and osteopenic...
- Plasma total homocysteine level and bone mineral density: the Hordaland Homocysteine StudyClara Gram Gjesdal
Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, and Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Norway
Arch Intern Med 166:88-94. 2006..We examined the association of hip BMD with levels of plasma tHcy, folate, and vitamin B12 and the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) 677C-->T and 1298A-->C polymorphisms...
- Impact of lean mass and fat mass on bone mineral density: The Hordaland Health StudyClara G Gjesdal
Section for Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
Maturitas 59:191-200. 2008..To examine the relationship between soft tissue composition and bone mineral density (BMD) of the hip and whether these relationships differ by gender and age...
- Plasma homocysteine, folate, and vitamin B 12 and the risk of hip fracture: the hordaland homocysteine studyClara Gram Gjesdal
Department of Public Helath and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
J Bone Miner Res 22:747-56. 2007..High levels of homocysteine and low levels of folate predicted fracture, whereas vitamin B12 and genotypes were not related to fracture risk. High homocysteine may be a modifiable risk factor for hip fracture...
- Intake of vitamin K1 and K2 and risk of hip fractures: The Hordaland Health StudyEllen M Apalset
Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien 31, N 5018 Bergen, Norway
Bone 49:990-5. 2011....
- Glucocorticoid replacement therapy and pharmacogenetics in Addison's disease: effects on boneKristian Løvås
Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, 5020 Bergen, Norway Department of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
Eur J Endocrinol 160:993-1002. 2009..Context Patients with primary adrenal insufficiency (Addison's disease) receive more glucococorticoids than the normal endogenous production, raising concern about adverse effects on bone...
- Brittle cornea syndrome associated with a missense mutation in the zinc-finger 469 geneAnne E Christensen
Center for Medical Genetics and Molecular Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:47-52. 2010..To investigate the diverse clinical manifestations, identify the causative mutation and explain the association with red hair in a family with brittle cornea syndrome (BCS)...
- Pregnancy outcome in patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome. a case-control studyHans Jacob Haga
Department of Rheumatology, Esbjerg Central Hospital, 6700 Esbjerg, Denmark
J Rheumatol 32:1734-6. 2005..To study the outcome of pregnancy in patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome (pSS)...
- Homocysteine, cysteine, and body composition in the Hordaland Homocysteine Study: does cysteine link amino acid and lipid metabolism?Amany K Elshorbagy
Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom
Am J Clin Nutr 88:738-46. 2008....
- Bone mineral density in females after jejunoileal bypass: a 25-year follow-up studyVilly Våge
Department of Surgery, Central Hospital Førde, N 6807 Førde, Norway
Obes Surg 14:305-12. 2004..Jejunoileal (JI) bypass was a widely performed operation for morbid obesity in the 1970s. The aim of this study was to investigate the long-term status of bone mineral density (BMD) after weight loss induced by this technique...