C Lasheras

Summary

Affiliation: Universidad de Oviedo
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet and age with respect to overall survival in institutionalized, nonsmoking elderly people
    C Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:987-92. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of education on the quality of life, diet, and cardiovascular risk factors in an elderly Spanish community population
    C Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria s n, 33006, Oviedo, Spain
    Exp Aging Res 27:257-70. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Independent and interactive association of blood antioxidants and oxidative damage in elderly people
    Cristina Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
    Free Radic Res 36:875-82. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Food habits are associated with lipid peroxidation in an elderly population
    Cristina Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria, S N, Oviedo, Spain
    J Am Diet Assoc 103:1480-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Plasma iron is associated with lipid peroxidation in an elderly population
    Cristina Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 17:171-6. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Diet score is associated with plasma homocysteine in a healthy institutionalised elderly population
    C Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 13:384-90. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine increases the risk of mortality in elderly individuals
    Sonia Gonzalez
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria s n, 33006, Oviedo, Spain
    Br J Nutr 97:1138-43. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Lipid peroxidation, antioxidant status and survival in institutionalised elderly: a five-year longitudinal study
    Jose M Huerta
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiología Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria s n, Oviedo 33006, Spain
    Free Radic Res 40:571-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint No evidence for oxidative stress as a mechanism of action of hyperhomocysteinemia in humans
    Jose Maria Huerta
    Departamento de Biologia, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria s n, 33006, Oviedo, Spain
    Free Radic Res 38:1215-21. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Folate and cobalamin synergistically decrease the risk of high plasma homocysteine in a nonsupplemented elderly institutionalized population
    Jose M Huerta
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, 33006, Oviedo, Spain
    Clin Biochem 37:904-10. 2004

Collaborators

  • Raquel Ibanez
  • Sonia Gonzalez
  • Jose M Huerta
  • Serafina Fernandez
  • Angeles M Patterson
  • Jose Maria Huerta
  • Ethngeles M Patterson
  • Elena Vigil
  • Julieta Alvarez-Uría
  • Mercedes Prada
  • Julia San Martín

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet and age with respect to overall survival in institutionalized, nonsmoking elderly people
    C Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
    Am J Clin Nutr 71:987-92. 2000
    ..In studies from Italy and Greece, a Mediterranean dietary pattern was shown to favorably affect life expectancy in the elderly population. This pattern is thought to reduce the risk of cancer in addition to being cardioprotective...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of education on the quality of life, diet, and cardiovascular risk factors in an elderly Spanish community population
    C Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria s n, 33006, Oviedo, Spain
    Exp Aging Res 27:257-70. 2001
    ..The educational level of old people has a strong influence on their quality of life, nutrient intake and food consumption. These findings may provide part of the explanation for the social gradient in mortality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Independent and interactive association of blood antioxidants and oxidative damage in elderly people
    Cristina Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
    Free Radic Res 36:875-82. 2002
    ..The efficacy of this interaction is more effective when lycopene is present...
  4. ncbi request reprint Food habits are associated with lipid peroxidation in an elderly population
    Cristina Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria, S N, Oviedo, Spain
    J Am Diet Assoc 103:1480-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the association between dietary intake and lipid peroxidation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Plasma iron is associated with lipid peroxidation in an elderly population
    Cristina Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 17:171-6. 2003
    ..A longitudinal study should confirm, whether these MDA levels are related to morbidity and mortality...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diet score is associated with plasma homocysteine in a healthy institutionalised elderly population
    C Lasheras
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 13:384-90. 2003
    ..However, research has concentrated on the relationship of these nutrients with tHcy, and little is known about overall eating patterns and tHcy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine increases the risk of mortality in elderly individuals
    Sonia Gonzalez
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria s n, 33006, Oviedo, Spain
    Br J Nutr 97:1138-43. 2007
    ..Higher tHcy in both sexes and lower serum Se in women were found to be independently associated with an increased risk of death in elderly subjects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lipid peroxidation, antioxidant status and survival in institutionalised elderly: a five-year longitudinal study
    Jose M Huerta
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiología Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria s n, Oviedo 33006, Spain
    Free Radic Res 40:571-8. 2006
    ..In conclusion, a higher risk of death was associated with increased lipid peroxidation and lower antioxidant defenses...
  9. ncbi request reprint No evidence for oxidative stress as a mechanism of action of hyperhomocysteinemia in humans
    Jose Maria Huerta
    Departamento de Biologia, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria s n, 33006, Oviedo, Spain
    Free Radic Res 38:1215-21. 2004
    ..More epidemiologic and clinical research is needed to clarify whether homocysteine promotes atherosclerosis by means of an oxidative stress mechanism...
  10. ncbi request reprint Folate and cobalamin synergistically decrease the risk of high plasma homocysteine in a nonsupplemented elderly institutionalized population
    Jose M Huerta
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, 33006, Oviedo, Spain
    Clin Biochem 37:904-10. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the independent and interactive association of adequate folate and cobalamin (intake and serum levels) with tHcy in elderly subjects who were not taking vitamin supplementation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Serum selenium is associated with plasma homocysteine concentrations in elderly humans
    Sonia Gonzalez
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Julian Claveria s n, 33006, Oviedo, Spain
    J Nutr 134:1736-40. 2004
    ..055; P = 0.003). In conclusion, selenium should be considered as a potential factor to lower tHcy. In addition, the described association between protein intake and homocysteine levels could be mediated by this trace element...
  12. doi request reprint Differences in overall mortality in the elderly may be explained by diet
    Sonia Gonzalez
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
    Gerontology 54:232-7. 2008
    ..Although a relationship between diet and mortality is well recognized, there is little information on the extent to which different food sources contribute to survival in elderly people...
  13. ncbi request reprint Food intake and serum selenium concentration in elderly people
    Sonia Gonzalez
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
    Ann Nutr Metab 50:126-31. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the food groups that most contributed to selenium intake and its serum levels in elderly people...
  14. ncbi request reprint Life-quality indicators in elderly people are influenced by selenium status
    Sonia Gonzalez
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Area de Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:10-5. 2007
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the effect of selenium (intake and serum levels) on subjective indicators of quality of life in older people, such as self-perceived health, chewing ability and physical activity...