Tessa van der Merwe

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity in South Africa
    M T van der Merwe
    University of the Witwatersrand and Johannesburg General Hospital, South Africa
    Obes Rev 7:315-22. 2006
  2. pmc Association between HIV replication and serum leptin levels: an observational study of a cohort of HIV-1-infected South African women
    Livio Azzoni
    The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:33. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychological correlates of obesity in women
    M T van der Merwe
    Department of Endocrinology and Molecular and Metabolic Research Unit, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:S14-8; discussion S31-2. 2007

Collaborators

  • M T van der Merwe
  • Livio Azzoni
  • Emmanouil Papasavvas
  • Nigel J Crowther
  • Cynthia Firnhaber
  • Rita Waisberg
  • Wendy Stevens
  • Ian Sanne
  • Andrea S Foulkes
  • Mitch D Kaplan
  • Doreen Schulze
  • Luis J Montaner
  • Xiangfan Yin
  • Deborah Glencross
  • Robert Gross
  • M S Pepper

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity in South Africa
    M T van der Merwe
    University of the Witwatersrand and Johannesburg General Hospital, South Africa
    Obes Rev 7:315-22. 2006
    ..A new framework for research is also emerging as we begin to define the factors underlying the impact of ethnicity on obesity...
  2. pmc Association between HIV replication and serum leptin levels: an observational study of a cohort of HIV-1-infected South African women
    Livio Azzoni
    The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Int AIDS Soc 13:33. 2010
    ..Advanced HIV infection can result in lipoatrophy and wasting, even in the absence of ongoing opportunistic infections, suggesting that HIV may directly affect adipose tissue amount and distribution...
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychological correlates of obesity in women
    M T van der Merwe
    Department of Endocrinology and Molecular and Metabolic Research Unit, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:S14-8; discussion S31-2. 2007
    ..Individualised antiobesity drug therapy may be required depending on the patient's psychological characteristics...