Marleen A van Baak

Summary

Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Changes in skinfold thickness and waist circumference after 12 and 24 months resulting from the NHF-NRG In Balance-project
    Lydia Kwak
    Unit for Preventive Nutrition, Department of Biosciences, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:26. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and energy balance
    M A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Public Health Nutr 2:335-9. 1999
  3. doi request reprint Consumption of sugars and body weight
    M A van Baak
    NUTRIM, Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 10:9-23. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhaled salbutamol and endurance cycling performance in non-asthmatic athletes
    M A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Sports Med 25:533-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time activity is an important determinant of long-term weight maintenance after weight loss in the Sibutramine Trial on Obesity Reduction and Maintenance (STORM trial)
    Marleen A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:209-14. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The peripheral sympathetic nervous system in human obesity
    M A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 2:3-14. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Meal-induced activation of the sympathetic nervous system and its cardiovascular and thermogenic effects in man
    Marleen A van Baak
    Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Department of Human Biology, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Physiol Behav 94:178-86. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Acute effect of L-796568, a novel beta 3-adrenergic receptor agonist, on energy expenditure in obese men
    Marleen A van Baak
    Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute NUTRIM, Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 71:272-9. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of caffeine on endurance performance after nonselective beta-adrenergic blockade
    M A van Baak
    NUTRIM, Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:499-503. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of salbutamol on muscle strength and endurance performance in nonasthmatic men
    M A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:1300-6. 2000

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. pmc Changes in skinfold thickness and waist circumference after 12 and 24 months resulting from the NHF-NRG In Balance-project
    Lydia Kwak
    Unit for Preventive Nutrition, Department of Biosciences, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:26. 2010
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  2. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and energy balance
    M A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Public Health Nutr 2:335-9. 1999
    ..Increasing the level of physical activity for weight loss may therefore be most effective in the most sedentary individuals...
  3. doi request reprint Consumption of sugars and body weight
    M A van Baak
    NUTRIM, Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 10:9-23. 2009
    ..There is currently no convincing evidence for a role of GI independent of GL...
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhaled salbutamol and endurance cycling performance in non-asthmatic athletes
    M A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Sports Med 25:533-8. 2004
    ..Therefore, the mechanism of the increase in performance remains to be determined...
  5. ncbi request reprint Leisure-time activity is an important determinant of long-term weight maintenance after weight loss in the Sibutramine Trial on Obesity Reduction and Maintenance (STORM trial)
    Marleen A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:209-14. 2003
    ..The success rate of long-term maintenance of weight loss in obese patients is usually low. To improve the success rate, determinants of long-term weight maintenance must be identified...
  6. ncbi request reprint The peripheral sympathetic nervous system in human obesity
    M A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 2:3-14. 2001
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Meal-induced activation of the sympathetic nervous system and its cardiovascular and thermogenic effects in man
    Marleen A van Baak
    Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Department of Human Biology, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Physiol Behav 94:178-86. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Acute effect of L-796568, a novel beta 3-adrenergic receptor agonist, on energy expenditure in obese men
    Marleen A van Baak
    Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute NUTRIM, Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 71:272-9. 2002
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of caffeine on endurance performance after nonselective beta-adrenergic blockade
    M A van Baak
    NUTRIM, Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:499-503. 2000
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of salbutamol on muscle strength and endurance performance in nonasthmatic men
    M A van Baak
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:1300-6. 2000
    ..Therefore, the acute effects of oral administration of the beta2-adrenergic agonist salbutamol (4 mg) on muscle strength and endurance performance were studied in 16 nonasthmatic men in a double-blind randomized cross-over study...
  11. doi request reprint Brown adipose tissue activity after a high-calorie meal in humans
    Maarten J Vosselman
    Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Center Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:57-64. 2013
    ..Studies in rodents have shown that brown adipose tissue (BAT) is activated on food intake, thereby reducing metabolic efficiency...
  12. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome, circulating RBP4, testosterone, and SHBG predict weight regain at 6 months after weight loss in men
    Ping Wang
    Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1997-2006. 2013
    ..The changes and predictive role of circulating adipokines and sex hormones for weight regain in men during dietary intervention, and also the effect of basal MetS status on weight regain, were investigated...
  13. doi request reprint Blood profiling of proteins and steroids during weight maintenance with manipulation of dietary protein level and glycaemic index
    Ping Wang
    Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, PO 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 107:106-19. 2012
    ..The blood profile reflects not only the weight change during the maintenance period, but also the macronutrient composition of the dietary intervention, especially the protein level...
  14. doi request reprint Blunted beta-adrenoceptor-mediated fat oxidation in overweight subjects: a role for the hormone-sensitive lipase gene
    Johan W E Jocken
    Department of Human Biology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht NUTRIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Metabolism 57:326-32. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our results suggest that variation in i7 and i6 of the HSL gene might be associated with a physiological effect on in vivo beta-adrenoceptor-mediated fat oxidation, at least in overweight-obese female subjects...
  15. pmc Starches, sugars and obesity
    Erik E J G Aller
    NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Nutrients 3:341-69. 2011
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of beta1- and beta2-adrenergic stimulation on energy expenditure, substrate oxidation, and UCP3 expression in humans
    Joris Hoeks
    NUTRIM, Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 285:E775-82. 2003
    ....
  17. pmc Blood profile of proteins and steroid hormones predicts weight change after weight loss with interactions of dietary protein level and glycemic index
    Ping Wang
    Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e16773. 2011
    ..Weight regain after weight loss is common. In the Diogenes dietary intervention study, high protein and low glycemic index (GI) diet improved weight maintenance...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of a 3-month low-intensity endurance training program on fat oxidation and acetyl-CoA carboxylase-2 expression
    Patrick Schrauwen
    Department of Human Biology, Nutrition, Toxicology and Environmental Research Institute NUTRIM, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes 51:2220-6. 2002
    ..07). In conclusion, a minimal amount of physical activity tends to increase fat oxidation and leads to marked changes in the expression of genes encoding for key enzymes in fat metabolism...
  19. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of changes in dietary carbohydrate/fat ratio and simple vs complex carbohydrates on body weight and blood lipids: the CARMEN study. The Carbohydrate Ratio Management in European National diets
    W H Saris
    Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:1310-8. 2000
    ..To investigate the long-term effects of changes in dietary carbohydrate/fat ratio and simple vs complex carbohydrates...
  20. pmc Systemic β-adrenergic stimulation of thermogenesis is not accompanied by brown adipose tissue activity in humans
    Maarten J Vosselman
    Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes 61:3106-13. 2012
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Beta-adrenergic receptor blockade does not inhibit cold-induced thermogenesis in humans: possible involvement of brown adipose tissue
    Sander L J Wijers
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, NL 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E598-605. 2011
    ..However, mitochondrial uncoupling takes place not only in BAT but also in skeletal muscle tissue. Both tissues may be involved in cold-induced thermogenesis, which is presumably regulated by the sympathetic nervous system...
  22. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of low-intensity exercise training on fat metabolism in weight-reduced obese men
    Dorien P Van Aggel-Leijssen
    Nutrition, Toxicology and Environmental Research Institute NUTRIM, Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Metabolism 51:1003-10. 2002
    ..Relative (beta-adrenergic-mediated) fat oxidation and energy expenditure were maintained at postdiet level whether or not low-intensity exercise training was performed during follow-up...
  23. pmc Adipose triglyceride lipase (ATGL) expression in human skeletal muscle is type I (oxidative) fiber specific
    Johan W E Jocken
    Department of Human Biology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Histochem Cell Biol 129:535-8. 2008
    ..Moreover, ATGL is exclusively expressed in type I (oxidative) muscle fibers, suggesting a pivotal role for ATGL in intramuscular fatty acid handling, lipid storage and breakdown...
  24. doi request reprint The physiologic effects of caloric restriction are reflected in the in vivo adipocyte-enriched proteome of overweight/obese subjects
    Freek G Bouwman
    Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, PO Box 616, NL 6200MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Proteome Res 8:5532-40. 2009
    ..Altogether, our findings underscore the potential value of in vivo proteomics for human intervention studies...
  25. ncbi request reprint Endocrine role of the renin-angiotensin system in human adipose tissue and muscle: effect of beta-adrenergic stimulation
    Gijs H Goossens
    Department of Human Biology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 49:542-7. 2007
    ..In contrast, AGT is released from adipose tissue and muscle in obese subjects during beta-adrenergic stimulation, which may contribute to the increased plasma Ang II concentrations during beta-adrenergic stimulation in obese subjects...
  26. ncbi request reprint The thermogenic and metabolic effects of protein hydrolysate with or without a carbohydrate load in healthy male subjects
    Mandy Claessens
    Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht NUTRIM, Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Metabolism 56:1051-9. 2007
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and health, novel concepts and new targets: report from the 12th Conference of the International Research Group on the Biochemistry of Exercise
    Matthijs K C Hesselink
    Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht NUTRIM, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Proc Nutr Soc 63:189-97. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of exercise training at different intensities on fat metabolism of obese men
    Dorien P C van Aggel-Leijssen
    Department of Human Biology, Nutrition, Toxicology, and Environmental Research Institute, Maastricht University, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Appl Physiol 92:1300-9. 2002
    ..It was concluded that low-intensity exercise training in obese subjects seemed to increase fat oxidation during exercise but not at rest. No effect of high-intensity exercise training on fat oxidation could be shown...
  29. doi request reprint Glucagon and insulin responses after ingestion of different amounts of intact and hydrolysed proteins
    Mandy Claessens
    Department of Human Biology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht NUTRIM, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, Maastricht 6200, MD, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 100:61-9. 2008
    ..In conclusion, insulin and glucagon responses were protein and hydrolysate specific...
  30. doi request reprint Several obesity- and nutrient-related gene polymorphisms but not FTO and UCP variants modulate postabsorptive resting energy expenditure and fat-induced thermogenesis in obese individuals: the NUGENOB study
    G H Goossens
    Department of Human Biology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:669-79. 2009
    ..Part of the heterogeneity of the obesity phenotype may originate from genetic differences between obese individuals that may influence energy expenditure (EE)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Influence of thermophysiology on thermal behavior: the essentials of categorization
    Christel M C Jacquot
    Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism of Maastricht University Medical Center, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Physiol Behav 128:180-7. 2014
    ..This categorization therefore can be of value for the determination of the actual energy use of occupant in dwellings...
  32. doi request reprint The role of dietary protein in blood pressure regulation
    Karianna F M Teunissen-Beekman
    Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Lipidol 24:65-70. 2013
    ..This review discusses the most recent findings on BP lowering of dietary proteins and protein sources, the possible mechanisms and the safety of increasing protein intake...
  33. doi request reprint Lack of evidence for the role of human adenovirus-36 in obesity in a European cohort
    Valère J Goossens
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:220-1. 2011
    ..In conclusion, this first Ad-36 study in the Netherlands and in Belgium indicates that Ad-36 does not play a role as a direct cause of BMI increase and obesity in humans in Western Europe...
  34. doi request reprint Behavioral and cognitive effects of a worksite-based weight gain prevention program: the NHF-NRG in balance-project
    Lydia Kwak
    Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Occup Environ Med 51:1437-46. 2009
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of a 28-d treatment with L-796568, a novel beta(3)-adrenergic receptor agonist, on energy expenditure and body composition in obese men
    Thomas M Larsen
    Research Department of Human Nutrition, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:780-8. 2002
    ..Stimulation of energy expenditure (EE) with selective thermogenic beta-adrenergic agonists may be a promising approach for treating obesity...
  36. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the leptin receptor gene, leptin, and weight gain in young Dutch adults
    Caroline T M van Rossum
    Department of Chronic Diseases Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Obes Res 11:377-86. 2003
    ..To investigate the association between leptin levels, polymorphisms in the leptin receptor (LEPR) gene, and weight gain...
  37. ncbi request reprint Thermic effect of food and beta-adrenergic thermogenic responsiveness in habitually exercising and sedentary healthy adult humans
    Nicole R Stob
    Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA
    J Appl Physiol 103:616-22. 2007
    ..Our results also suggest that peripheral thermogenic responsiveness to beta-AR stimulation is a physiological determinant of TEF and hence energy balance in healthy adult humans...
  38. ncbi request reprint Increased thermogenic responsiveness to intravenous beta-adrenergic stimulation in habitually exercising humans is not related to skeletal muscle beta2-adrenergic receptor density
    Nicole R Stob
    Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0354, USA
    Exp Physiol 92:823-30. 2007
    ..06, P = 0.76). These findings indicate that increased beta(2)-AR density is not a mechanism contributing to the greater thermogenic responsiveness to beta-AR stimulation in adult humans who regularly perform aerobic exercise...
  39. ncbi request reprint Public health success in recent decades may be in danger if lifestyles of the elderly are neglected
    Marleen A van Baak
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1257-8. 2006