Ian Louis Ross

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint 9β Polymorphism of the glucocorticoid receptor gene appears to have limited impact in patients with Addison's disease
    Ian Louis Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e86350. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in patients with Addison's disease: a comparative study of South African and Swedish patients
    Ian Louis Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e90768. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Investigation of glucocorticoid receptor polymorphisms in relation to metabolic parameters in Addison's disease
    I L Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, J47 Old Main Building, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:403-12. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Autoimmunity predominates in a large South African cohort with Addison's disease of mainly European descent despite long-standing disease and is associated with HLA DQB*0201
    Ian Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, University of Cape Town, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:291-8. 2010
  5. pmc Addison's disease symptoms--a cross sectional study in urban South Africa
    Ian Louis Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, Groote Schuur Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e53526. 2013

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint 9β Polymorphism of the glucocorticoid receptor gene appears to have limited impact in patients with Addison's disease
    Ian Louis Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e86350. 2014
    ..We explored the impact of this polymorphism in patients with AD...
  2. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors in patients with Addison's disease: a comparative study of South African and Swedish patients
    Ian Louis Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e90768. 2014
    ..The primary aim was to study the lipid profiles in a large group of patients with AD with the hypothesis that the lipid profile in patients in Sweden would be worse than in South Africa...
  3. ncbi request reprint Investigation of glucocorticoid receptor polymorphisms in relation to metabolic parameters in Addison's disease
    I L Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital, University of Cape Town, J47 Old Main Building, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:403-12. 2013
    ..The polymorphisms Bcll and N363S appear to increase sensitivity to cortisol, while the ER22/23EK polymorphism has been associated with resistance to cortisol...
  4. doi request reprint Autoimmunity predominates in a large South African cohort with Addison's disease of mainly European descent despite long-standing disease and is associated with HLA DQB*0201
    Ian Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, University of Cape Town, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:291-8. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether autoimmunity is the predominant cause of Addison's disease in South Africa and whether human leucocyte antigen (HLA) DQ association exists...
  5. pmc Addison's disease symptoms--a cross sectional study in urban South Africa
    Ian Louis Ross
    Division of Endocrinology, Groote Schuur Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e53526. 2013
    ..There are limited data describing the clinical presentation of Addison's disease in South Africa. It is hypothesised that patients may present in advanced state of ill-health, compared to Western countries...