Rosa Solà

Summary

Affiliation: Rovira i Virgili University
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A low-fat yoghurt supplemented with a rooster comb extract on muscle joint function in adults with mild knee pain: a randomized, double blind, parallel, placebo-controlled, clinical trial of efficacy
    Rosa Solà
    Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, Reus, Spain
    Food Funct 6:3531-9. 2015
  2. pmc Ferritin levels and risk of metabolic syndrome: meta-analysis of observational studies
    Victoria Abril-Ulloa
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    BMC Public Health 14:483. 2014
  3. pmc A primary-school-based study to reduce the prevalence of childhood obesity--the EdAl (Educació en Alimentació) study: a randomized controlled trial
    Lucia Tarro
    Unit of Farmacobiology, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, C Sant Llorenç 21, Reus 43201, Spain
    Trials 15:58. 2014
  4. pmc Cocoa, hazelnuts, sterols and soluble fiber cream reduces lipids and inflammation biomarkers in hypertensive patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Rosa Solà
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan de Reus, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e31103. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of soluble fiber (Plantago ovata husk) on plasma lipids, lipoproteins, and apolipoproteins in men with ischemic heart disease
    Rosa Solà
    Unitat de Recerca de Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, Hospital Universitari de Sant Joan, Facultat de Medicina, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, IRCIS, Reus, Spain
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1157-63. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Soluble fibre (Plantago ovata husk) reduces plasma low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, triglycerides, insulin, oxidised LDL and systolic blood pressure in hypercholesterolaemic patients: A randomised trial
    Rosa Solà
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 211:630-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Polyphenol-rich foods exhibit DNA antioxidative properties and protect the glutathione system in healthy subjects
    Anna Pedret
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Mol Nutr Food Res 56:1025-33. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Biomarkers of food intake and metabolite differences between plasma and red blood cell matrices; a human metabolomic profile approach
    Ursula Catalán
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, CIBERDEM, Spain
    Mol Biosyst 9:1411-22. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Up-to date knowledge on the in vivo transcriptomic effect of the Mediterranean diet in humans
    Valentini Konstantinidou
    Research Unit on Lipids and Atherosclerosis, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili and CIBER Diabetes and Associated Metabolic Disorders, CIBERDEM, Reus, Spain
    Mol Nutr Food Res 57:772-83. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Protective effect of hydroxytyrosol and its predominant plasmatic human metabolites against endothelial dysfunction in human aortic endothelial cells
    Ursula Catalán
    Functional Nutrition, Oxidation and Cardiovascular Diseases Group NFOC Salut, Unit of Lipids and Atherosclerosis Research URLA, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Technological Center of Nutrition and Health CTNS, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Mol Nutr Food Res 59:2523-36. 2015

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint A low-fat yoghurt supplemented with a rooster comb extract on muscle joint function in adults with mild knee pain: a randomized, double blind, parallel, placebo-controlled, clinical trial of efficacy
    Rosa Solà
    Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, Reus, Spain
    Food Funct 6:3531-9. 2015
    ..However, further studies are needed to elucidate reasons for these sex difference responses observed, and may provide further insight into muscle function. ..
  2. pmc Ferritin levels and risk of metabolic syndrome: meta-analysis of observational studies
    Victoria Abril-Ulloa
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    BMC Public Health 14:483. 2014
    ..The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis of published observational studies was to estimate the association between serum ferritin levels and metabolic syndrome in adults...
  3. pmc A primary-school-based study to reduce the prevalence of childhood obesity--the EdAl (Educació en Alimentació) study: a randomized controlled trial
    Lucia Tarro
    Unit of Farmacobiology, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, C Sant Llorenç 21, Reus 43201, Spain
    Trials 15:58. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc Cocoa, hazelnuts, sterols and soluble fiber cream reduces lipids and inflammation biomarkers in hypertensive patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Rosa Solà
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan de Reus, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e31103. 2012
    ..Cocoa, mixed with other food ingredients, intake can have beneficial effects on cardiovascular disease (CVD) biomarkers. We compared the effects of 4 cocoa cream products on some of these biomarkers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of soluble fiber (Plantago ovata husk) on plasma lipids, lipoproteins, and apolipoproteins in men with ischemic heart disease
    Rosa Solà
    Unitat de Recerca de Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, Hospital Universitari de Sant Joan, Facultat de Medicina, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, IRCIS, Reus, Spain
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1157-63. 2007
    ..New dietary strategies to reduce cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk include the addition of fiber to the diet. The effect of soluble-fiber consumption derived from Plantago ovata husk on lipid risk factors in patients with CVD is unknown...
  6. doi request reprint Soluble fibre (Plantago ovata husk) reduces plasma low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, triglycerides, insulin, oxidised LDL and systolic blood pressure in hypercholesterolaemic patients: A randomised trial
    Rosa Solà
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 211:630-7. 2010
    ..The objective was to evaluate whether the soluble fibre Plantago ovata (Po)-husk improves cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk biomarkers including low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C)...
  7. doi request reprint Polyphenol-rich foods exhibit DNA antioxidative properties and protect the glutathione system in healthy subjects
    Anna Pedret
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Mol Nutr Food Res 56:1025-33. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint Biomarkers of food intake and metabolite differences between plasma and red blood cell matrices; a human metabolomic profile approach
    Ursula Catalán
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, CIBERDEM, Spain
    Mol Biosyst 9:1411-22. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Up-to date knowledge on the in vivo transcriptomic effect of the Mediterranean diet in humans
    Valentini Konstantinidou
    Research Unit on Lipids and Atherosclerosis, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili and CIBER Diabetes and Associated Metabolic Disorders, CIBERDEM, Reus, Spain
    Mol Nutr Food Res 57:772-83. 2013
    ..The suggested underlying molecular pathways responsible for these changes, and the extent to which evidence exists of a MedDiet and OO nutrigenomic effect, are also discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Protective effect of hydroxytyrosol and its predominant plasmatic human metabolites against endothelial dysfunction in human aortic endothelial cells
    Ursula Catalán
    Functional Nutrition, Oxidation and Cardiovascular Diseases Group NFOC Salut, Unit of Lipids and Atherosclerosis Research URLA, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Technological Center of Nutrition and Health CTNS, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Mol Nutr Food Res 59:2523-36. 2015
    ..Therefore, it is necessary to find strategies to obtain HT metabolites and to demonstrate their protective role against the endothelial dysfunction...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of functional olive oil enriched with its own phenolic compounds on endothelial function in hypertensive patients. A randomised controlled trial
    Rosa M Valls
    Research Unit on Lipids and Atherosclerosis, Servei de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, CIBER Diabetes and Associated Metabolic Disorders CIBERDEM, Reus, Spain
    Food Chem 167:30-5. 2015
    ..010) in an inverse relationship with IRH AUC values (P=0.01). FVOO provided more benefits on endothelial function than a standard natural virgin olive oil in pre- and hypertensive patients...
  12. pmc A primary-school-based study to reduce prevalence of childhood obesity in Catalunya (Spain)--EDAL-Educació en alimentació: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Montse Giralt
    Educació i Promoció de la Salut, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, Unitat de Farmacobiologia, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Trials 12:54. 2011
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Impact of Virgin Olive Oil and Phenol-Enriched Virgin Olive Oils on the HDL Proteome in Hypercholesterolemic Subjects: A Double Blind, Randomized, Controlled, Cross-Over Clinical Trial (VOHF Study)
    Anna Pedret
    Research Unit on Lipids and Atherosclerosis, CTNS, CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, Servei de Medicina Interna, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    PLoS ONE 10:e0129160. 2015
    ..The common observed protein expression modifications after the three VOOs indicate a major matrix effect...
  14. doi request reprint Body mass index correlates with atherogenic lipoprotein profile even in nonobese, normoglycemic, and normolipidemic healthy men
    Montse Guardiola
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, Departament de Medicina i Cirurgia, Facultat de Medicina, Hospital Universitari de Sant Joan de Reus, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Institut d Investigació Sanitària Pere Virgili, CIBERDEM, Sant Llorenc 21, 43201 Reus, Spain
    J Clin Lipidol 9:824-831.e1. 2015
    ..To establish a relationship between body mass index (BMI), lipid, and lipoprotein parameters among nonobese, normoglycemic, and normolipidemic healthy men without any cardiovascular, metabolic, or chronic diseases...
  15. doi request reprint Inhibition of the transcription factor c-Jun by the MAPK family, and not the NF-κB pathway, suggests that peanut extract has anti-inflammatory properties
    Ursula Catalán
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
    Mol Immunol 52:125-32. 2012
    ..In the current model we assessed an anti-inflammatory effect of polyphenol-rich peanut extract in lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced THP-1 monocytes...
  16. doi request reprint Effect of the long-term regular intake of virgin olive oil on the phenolic metabolites in human fasting plasma
    Rosa Maria Valls
    Unitat de Recerca en Lípids i Arteriosclerosis CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari St Joan de Reus, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 53:68-74. 2010
    ..56+/-0.03 microM) than the plasma of non-consumers (P<0.05). The results suggest an indirect protective mechanism of long-term regular virgin olive oil consumption related to the protection of the endogenous antioxidant system...
  17. doi request reprint A youth-led social marketing intervention to encourage healthy lifestyles, the EYTO (European Youth Tackling Obesity) project: a cluster randomised controlled0 trial in Catalonia, Spain
    Elisabet Llauradó
    Health Education and Promotion, NFOC Group, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    BMC Public Health 15:607. 2015
    ..Each country involved in the project acts independently. This paper describes the "Som la Pera" intervention Spanish study that is part of the EYTO project...
  18. doi request reprint Obesity-promoting factors in Mexican children and adolescents: challenges and opportunities
    Magaly Aceves-Martins
    Health Education and Promotion, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Glob Health Action 9:29625. 2016
    ..Mexico is a developing country with one of the highest youth obesity rates worldwide; >34% of children and adolescents between 5 and 19 years of age are overweight or obese...
  19. pmc EdAl-2 (Educació en Alimentació) programme: reproducibility of a cluster randomised, interventional, primary-school-based study to induce healthier lifestyle activities in children
    Elisabet Llauradó
    Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Health Education and Promotion, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    BMJ Open 4:e005496. 2014
    ..To assess the reproducibility of an educational intervention EdAl-2 (Educació en Alimentació) programme in 'Terres de l'Ebre' (Spain), over 22 months, to improve lifestyles, including diet and physical activity (PA)...
  20. doi request reprint Follow-up of a healthy lifestyle education program (the Educació en Alimentació Study): 2 years after cessation of intervention
    Lucia Tarro
    Health Education and Promotion, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    J Adolesc Health 55:782-9. 2014
    ..We assessed the changes in OB prevalence and healthy lifestyle in 11- to 13-year-old adolescents, the age group that had complete inclusion data available 2 years after the EdAl program's conclusion...
  21. pmc Effects of poly-bioactive compounds on lipid profile and body weight in a moderately hypercholesterolemic population with low cardiovascular disease risk: a multicenter randomized trial
    Rosa Solà
    Unitat de Recerca de Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, CIBERDEM, Servei de Medicina Interna, Hospital Universitari de San Joan, IISPV, Facultat de Medicina, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    PLoS ONE 9:e101978. 2014
    ..AP is a product which could benefit patients having moderate hyperlipidemia and excess body weight...
  22. doi request reprint Mediterranean diet and high dietary acid load associated with mixed nuts: effect on bone metabolism in elderly subjects
    Monica Bullo
    Human Nutrition Unit, Faculty of Medicine of Reus, School of Medicine, Institut d Investigacions Sanitàries Pere i Virgili, University Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1789-98. 2009
    ..To analyze the effect of differing diet on the acid load content on bone metabolism...
  23. ncbi request reprint HDL derived from the different phases of conjugated diene formation reduces membrane fluidity and contributes to a decrease in free cholesterol efflux from human THP-1 macrophages
    Josefa Girona
    Unitat de Recerca de Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, Facultat de Medicina, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, C Sant Llorenc, 21 43201 Reus, Spain
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1633:143-8. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the increase in the HDL oxidation process leads to a lost of macrophage membrane fluidity that could contribute to an explanation of the reduction of free cholesterol efflux from cells by ox-HDL...
  24. pmc Polymorphisms in LEP and NPY genes modify the response to soluble fibre Plantago ovata husk intake on cardiovascular risk biomarkers
    Anna Crescenti
    Departament de Bioquimica i Biotecnologia, Centre Tecnològic de Nutrició i Salut CTNS, TECNIO, CEICS, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Campus Sescelades Marcel lí Domingo, S N, 43007, Tarragona, Spain
    Genes Nutr 8:127-36. 2013
    ..05), which remained significant after Bonferroni correction. In conclusion, polymorphisms in the LEP and NPY genes potentiate the response to Po-husk, particularly the effects on systolic BP and the hs-CRP plasma concentration...
  25. doi request reprint Alpha-tocopherol and BAY 11-7082 reduce vascular cell adhesion molecule in human aortic endothelial cells
    Ursula Catalán
    Unitat de Recerca en Lipids i Arteriosclerosi, CIBERDEM, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    J Vasc Res 49:319-28. 2012
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Effect of a traditional Mediterranean diet on apolipoproteins B, A-I, and their ratio: a randomized, controlled trial
    Rosa Solà
    Human Nutrition Department, School of Medicine, University Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Atherosclerosis 218:174-80. 2011
    ..Our aim was to assess the effect of a traditional Mediterranean diet (TMD) on apolipoproteins...
  27. doi request reprint Gene expression analysis of a human enterocyte cell line reveals downregulation of cholesterol biosynthesis in response to short-chain fatty acids
    Adriana Alvaro
    Research Unit on Lipids and Atherosclerosis, Sant Joan University Hospital, University Rovira and Virgili, Reus, Spain
    IUBMB Life 60:757-64. 2008
    ..Importantly, our results show that the global effect of Pr and Bu is to downregulate the expression of nine key genes involved in intestinal cholesterol biosynthesis, thus possibly inhibiting this pathway...
  28. doi request reprint Toxicology evaluation of a procyanidin-rich extract from grape skins and seeds
    Laura Lluís
    Unit of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Food Chem Toxicol 49:1450-4. 2011
    ..Our results indicated slight mutagenicity under the study conditions, so further studies should be conducted at lower doses to demonstrate that this extract is not toxic...
  29. doi request reprint Human aortic endothelial cell morphology influenced by topography of porous silicon substrates
    Pilar Formentín
    Nano electronic and Photonic Systems, Departament d Enginyeria Electronica, Elèctrica i Automàtica, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
    J Biomater Appl 30:398-408. 2015
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Olive oil polyphenols enhance high-density lipoprotein function in humans: a randomized controlled trial
    Alvaro Hernaéz
    From the Cardiovascular Risk and Nutrition Research Group, REGICOR Study Group, CIBER de Fisiopatología de la Nutrición y la Obesidad CIBEROBN A H, M F, D M A, A G G, O D G, S M P, M I C, M F, Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Genetics Research Group, REGICOR Study Group, CIBER de Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP I S, and Human Pharmacology and Clinical Neurosciences Research Group R d l T, IMIM Research Institute Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain Ph D program of Food Sciences and Nutrition A H and Department of Nutrition and Bromatology, Faculty of Pharmacy R M, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Research Unit on Lipids and Atherosclerosis, Hospital Universitari Sant Joan, IISPV, Universitat Rovira I Virgili and CIBER de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas CIBERDEM, Reus, Spain S F C, U C, R S, A P Ph D program in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biomedicine, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain M F Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition, Jedrzej Sniadecki University School of Physical Education
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 34:2115-9. 2014
    ..We, therefore, assessed whether polyphenol-rich olive oil consumption could enhance the HDL main function, its cholesterol efflux capacity, and some of its quality-related properties, such HDL polyphenol content, size, and composition...
  31. doi request reprint Nutritional biomarkers and foodomic methodologies for qualitative and quantitative analysis of bioactive ingredients in dietary intervention studies
    Francesc Puiggros
    Centre Tecnològic de Nutrició i Salut CTNS, TECNIO, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    J Chromatogr A 1218:7399-414. 2011
    ....