C A G Boreham

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ulster
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A common insertion/deletion polymorphism of the thymidylate synthase (TYMS) gene is a determinant of red blood cell folate and homocysteine concentrations
    Carmel Kealey
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 153 Johnson Pavilion, 3620 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6084, USA
    Hum Genet 116:347-53. 2005
  2. pmc The effect of a worksite based walking programme on cardiovascular risk in previously sedentary civil servants [NCT00284479]
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:136. 2006
  3. pmc Training effects of short bouts of stair climbing on cardiorespiratory fitness, blood lipids, and homocysteine in sedentary young women
    C A G Boreham
    Department of Sport and Exercise Science, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
    Br J Sports Med 39:590-3. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness, physical activity, and arterial stiffness: the Northern Ireland Young Hearts Project
    Colin A Boreham
    School of Applied Medical Sciences and Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland, BT37 0QB United Kingdom
    Hypertension 44:721-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Tracking of energy and nutrient intakes from adolescence to young adulthood: the experiences of the Young Hearts Project, Northern Ireland
    A M Gallagher
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health NICHE, University of Ulster, Coleraine, UK
    Public Health Nutr 9:1027-34. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of nutrient intake on bone mineral status in young adults: the Northern Ireland young hearts project
    C E Neville
    School of Applied Medical Sciences and Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland
    Calcif Tissue Int 70:89-98. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and bone mineral density: the Northern Ireland Young Hearts Project
    Claire P McGartland
    Northern Ireland Center for Food and Health, University of Ulster, Coleraine, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1019-23. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The thymidylate synthase tandem repeat polymorphism is not associated with homocysteine concentrations in healthy young subjects
    Karen S Brown
    Department of Pharmacology and Center for Pharmacogenetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 153 Johnson Pavilion, 3620 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6084, USA
    Hum Genet 114:182-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence that nitric oxide modulates homocysteine: the NOS3 894TT genotype is a risk factor for hyperhomocystenemia
    Karen S Brown
    Department of Pharmacology and Center for Pharmacogenetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 153 Johnson Pavilion, 3620 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6084, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 23:1014-20. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The benefits of exercise for arterial stiffness
    Isabel Ferreira
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Medical Technology Assessment, Academic Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Hypertens 19:1037-8. 2006

Collaborators

  • A M Gallagher
  • P J Robson
  • J J Strain
  • Isabel Ferreira
  • M H Murphy
  • Jayne V Woodside
  • Helene McNulty
  • Liam Murray
  • Alexander S Whitehead
  • Karen S Brown
  • Anna Stanisławska-Sachadyn
  • Ian S Young
  • John M Scott
  • Laura E Mitchell
  • Leo A J Kluijtmans
  • Carmel Kealey
  • Dorothy McMaster
  • Joseph McPartlin
  • Claire P McGartland
  • John W G Yarnell
  • C E Neville
  • Liselotte E Jensen
  • Ian Young
  • Liam J Murray
  • Gordon W Cran
  • Maurice J Savage
  • Madeleine M Rooney
  • David C Watkins
  • Alun E Evans
  • M McGuinness
  • L J Murray
  • G W Cran
  • S H Ralston
  • J Twisk

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint A common insertion/deletion polymorphism of the thymidylate synthase (TYMS) gene is a determinant of red blood cell folate and homocysteine concentrations
    Carmel Kealey
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 153 Johnson Pavilion, 3620 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6084, USA
    Hum Genet 116:347-53. 2005
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  2. pmc The effect of a worksite based walking programme on cardiovascular risk in previously sedentary civil servants [NCT00284479]
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland, UK
    BMC Public Health 6:136. 2006
    ..This study examined the effects of 45 minutes self-paced walking, 2 d. wk(-1) on aerobic fitness, blood pressure (BP), body composition, lipids and C-Reactive Protein (CRP) in previously sedentary civil servants...
  3. pmc Training effects of short bouts of stair climbing on cardiorespiratory fitness, blood lipids, and homocysteine in sedentary young women
    C A G Boreham
    Department of Sport and Exercise Science, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Newtownabbey, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
    Br J Sports Med 39:590-3. 2005
    ..To study the training effects of eight weeks of stair climbing on Vo2max, blood lipids, and homocysteine in sedentary, but otherwise healthy young women...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiorespiratory fitness, physical activity, and arterial stiffness: the Northern Ireland Young Hearts Project
    Colin A Boreham
    School of Applied Medical Sciences and Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland, BT37 0QB United Kingdom
    Hypertension 44:721-6. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that arterial stiffness-related benefits of exercise are most likely to accrue if exercise prescription in young adults targets improvements in cardiorespiratory fitness...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tracking of energy and nutrient intakes from adolescence to young adulthood: the experiences of the Young Hearts Project, Northern Ireland
    A M Gallagher
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health NICHE, University of Ulster, Coleraine, UK
    Public Health Nutr 9:1027-34. 2006
    ..To assess tracking of energy and nutrient intakes between adolescence and young adulthood...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of nutrient intake on bone mineral status in young adults: the Northern Ireland young hearts project
    C E Neville
    School of Applied Medical Sciences and Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland
    Calcif Tissue Int 70:89-98. 2002
    ..Intakes of Ca reported by adolescent males also had a strong negative effect on lumbar spine BMD measured at young adulthood...
  7. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and bone mineral density: the Northern Ireland Young Hearts Project
    Claire P McGartland
    Northern Ireland Center for Food and Health, University of Ulster, Coleraine, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1019-23. 2004
    ..Studies examining the relation between bone mineral density (BMD) and fruit and vegetable consumption during adolescence are rare...
  8. ncbi request reprint The thymidylate synthase tandem repeat polymorphism is not associated with homocysteine concentrations in healthy young subjects
    Karen S Brown
    Department of Pharmacology and Center for Pharmacogenetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 153 Johnson Pavilion, 3620 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6084, USA
    Hum Genet 114:182-5. 2004
    ..Our findings indicate that the TYMS 3R3R genotype is not a determinant of homocysteine in this sample of healthy young Caucasian adults from Northern Ireland...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic evidence that nitric oxide modulates homocysteine: the NOS3 894TT genotype is a risk factor for hyperhomocystenemia
    Karen S Brown
    Department of Pharmacology and Center for Pharmacogenetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 153 Johnson Pavilion, 3620 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6084, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 23:1014-20. 2003
    ..Nitric oxide may also modulate plasma homocysteine (tHcy) concentrations, either by direct inhibition of methionine synthase or via an indirect effect on folate catabolism...
  10. ncbi request reprint The benefits of exercise for arterial stiffness
    Isabel Ferreira
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Medical Technology Assessment, Academic Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Hypertens 19:1037-8. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Association between the NAT1 1095C > A polymorphism and homocysteine concentration
    Anna Stanisławska-Sachadyn
    Department of Pharmacology and Center for Pharmacogenetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6084, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:2374-7. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Genetic and nutritional factors contributing to hyperhomocysteinemia in young adults
    Leo A J Kluijtmans
    Department of Pharmacology and Center for Pharmacogenetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Blood 101:2483-8. 2003
    ..These data underscore the potential benefits that may be gained by improving the dietary status of young adults, and provide support for the implementation of folate/B-vitamin food fortification programs...
  13. doi request reprint Evidence for sex differences in the determinants of homocysteine concentrations
    Anna Stanisławska-Sachadyn
    Department of Pharmacology and Center for Pharmacogenetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 153 Johnson Pavilion, 3620 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6084, USA
    Mol Genet Metab 93:355-62. 2008
    ..Among females, smokers (regardless of MTHFR genotype) appear to be at the highest risk, and to be the most vulnerable to a single factor (i.e. RBC folate) that is associated with homocysteine raising effects...
  14. doi request reprint An insertion/deletion polymorphism of the dihydrofolate reductase (DHFR) gene is associated with serum and red blood cell folate concentrations in women
    Anna Stanisławska-Sachadyn
    Department of Pharmacology and Center for Pharmacogenetics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 153 Johnson Pavilion, 3620 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA, 19104 6084, USA
    Hum Genet 123:289-95. 2008
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