Kristina I Melkersson

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Serum creatine kinase levels in chronic psychosis patients--a comparison between atypical and conventional antipsychotics
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, c o Sollentuna Psychiatric Polyclinic, Nytorpsvägen, 10 SE 191 35 Sollentuna, Sweden
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:1277-82. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of CYP1A2 and CYP2D6 polymorphisms on drug metabolism and on insulin and lipid elevations and insulin resistance in clozapine-treated patients
    Kristina I Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:697-704. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The insulin receptor substrate-4 (IRS-4) gene and schizophrenia: no evidence for a main genetic factor, however one report of a single schizophrenia patient with a mutation
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:52-8. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Case report of a patient with schizophrenia and a mutation in the insulin receptor substrate-4 gene
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 34:173-6. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic parameters and long-term antipsychotic treatment: a comparison between patients treated with clozapine or olanzapine
    Shelley Feng
    Psychiatry Northwest, Stockholm, Sweden, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:493-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a negative association between schizophrenia and a polymorphism in the insulin receptor substrate-3 (IRS-3) gene
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:321-30. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between body mass index and insulin receptor substrate-4 (IRS-4) gene polymorphisms in patients with schizophrenia
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:634-40. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of antipsychotic-induced hyperprolactinemia on anthropometric measures, insulin sensitivity and lipid profile in patients with schizophrenia or related psychoses
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:428-36. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Impact of serotonin receptor 2A gene haplotypes on C-peptide levels in clozapine- and olanzapine-treated patients
    Kristina I Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Hum Psychopharmacol 25:347-52. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Serotonin receptor 2A gene polymorphisms and schizophrenia: association with family history, diagnostic subtype and height in patients
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 30:343-51. 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Serum creatine kinase levels in chronic psychosis patients--a comparison between atypical and conventional antipsychotics
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, c o Sollentuna Psychiatric Polyclinic, Nytorpsvägen, 10 SE 191 35 Sollentuna, Sweden
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:1277-82. 2006
    ..In summary, the present results indicate that therapy with atypical antipsychotics like clozapine and olanzapine, in contrast to conventional agents, may be associated with serum creatine kinase elevation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of CYP1A2 and CYP2D6 polymorphisms on drug metabolism and on insulin and lipid elevations and insulin resistance in clozapine-treated patients
    Kristina I Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:697-704. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of CYP1A2 and CYP2D6 polymorphisms on serum drug and metabolite levels and on insulin and triglyceride elevations and insulin resistance in patients receiving clozapine...
  3. ncbi request reprint The insulin receptor substrate-4 (IRS-4) gene and schizophrenia: no evidence for a main genetic factor, however one report of a single schizophrenia patient with a mutation
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:52-8. 2011
    ..In this study, we therefore chose to study the insulin receptor substrate-4 (IRS-4) gene as a candidate gene in schizophrenia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Case report of a patient with schizophrenia and a mutation in the insulin receptor substrate-4 gene
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 34:173-6. 2013
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic parameters and long-term antipsychotic treatment: a comparison between patients treated with clozapine or olanzapine
    Shelley Feng
    Psychiatry Northwest, Stockholm, Sweden, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:493-8. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a negative association between schizophrenia and a polymorphism in the insulin receptor substrate-3 (IRS-3) gene
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 33:321-30. 2012
    ..In the present study, we chose to study the insulin receptor substrate-3 (IRS-3) gene as a candidate gene in schizophrenia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Association between body mass index and insulin receptor substrate-4 (IRS-4) gene polymorphisms in patients with schizophrenia
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:634-40. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of antipsychotic-induced hyperprolactinemia on anthropometric measures, insulin sensitivity and lipid profile in patients with schizophrenia or related psychoses
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 32:428-36. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Impact of serotonin receptor 2A gene haplotypes on C-peptide levels in clozapine- and olanzapine-treated patients
    Kristina I Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Hum Psychopharmacol 25:347-52. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Serotonin receptor 2A gene polymorphisms and schizophrenia: association with family history, diagnostic subtype and height in patients
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 30:343-51. 2009
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of main functionally characterized SNPs of the HTR2A gene on both the schizophrenia and clinical parameters...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of the atypical antipsychotic clozapine on insulin release in vitro
    Kristina Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 28:854-60. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was therefore to examine the influence of clozapine on insulin release in vitro...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prolactin elevation of the antipsychotic risperidone is predominantly related to its 9-hydroxy metabolite
    Kristina I Melkersson
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Hum Psychopharmacol 21:529-32. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the role of the main compound risperidone and its active 9-hydroxy metabolite on elevating prolactin levels...