Laura Johnson

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Energy-dense, low-fiber, high-fat dietary pattern is associated with increased fatness in childhood
    Laura Johnson
    Medical Research Council Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:846-54. 2008
  2. pmc Dietary energy density affects fat mass in early adolescence and is not modified by FTO variants
    Laura Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e4594. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Is sugar-sweetened beverage consumption associated with increased fatness in children?
    Laura Johnson
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Nutrition 23:557-63. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Prospective associations between appetitive traits and weight gain in infancy
    Cornelia H M van Jaarsveld
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1562-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Development and factor structure of the Baby Eating Behaviour Questionnaire in the Gemini birth cohort
    Clare H Llewellyn
    Cancer Research UK Health Behavior Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Appetite 57:388-96. 2011
  6. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on infant growth: prospective analysis of the Gemini twin birth cohort
    Laura Johnson
    Cancer Research UK Health Behavior Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e19918. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Individual and family environment correlates differ for consumption of core and non-core foods in children
    Laura Johnson
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Nutr 105:950-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Nature and nurture in infant appetite: analysis of the Gemini twin birth cohort
    Clare H Llewellyn
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1172-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Gemini: a UK twin birth cohort with a focus on early childhood weight trajectories, appetite and the family environment
    Cornelia H M van Jaarsveld
    Health Behavior Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Twin Res Hum Genet 13:72-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Behavioural determinants of obesity
    Kirsten L Rennie
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn Road, Cambridge CB1 9NL, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 19:343-58. 2005

Collaborators

  • Susan A Jebb
  • Susan Carnell
  • Imogen S Rogers
  • George Davey Smith
  • Tim J Cole
  • Andy R Ness
  • J Wardle
  • Andrew Hattersley
  • Kirsten L Rennie
  • N J Timpson
  • Cornelia H M van Jaarsveld
  • Clare H Llewellyn
  • Scott A Tomlins
  • Justin P Rubio
  • Clare Llewellyn
  • William L Gerald
  • Rohit Mehra
  • Sooryanarayana Varambally
  • Sven Perner
  • Hikmat Al-Ahmadie
  • Rajal B Shah
  • Ove AndrĂ©n
  • Xuhong Cao
  • Arul M Chinnaiyan
  • Francesca Demichelis
  • Beth E Helgeson
  • David S Morris
  • Daniel R Rhodes
  • Anders S Bjartell
  • Qi Cao
  • John T Wei
  • Scott E Eggener
  • Kristina Hotakainen
  • Peter T Scardino
  • Alex Tsodikov
  • Phillip W Kantoff
  • Jianjun Yu
  • Ulf Hakan Stenman
  • Bharathi Laxman
  • Victor E Reuter
  • James A Eastham
  • Mark A Rubin
  • Hans Lilja
  • Katja Fall
  • Samson W Fine
  • Caron Chapman
  • Mark Marriott
  • Brian Tait
  • Bruce Taylor
  • Chris Wilkinson
  • Grant Mraz
  • Jim Stankovich
  • Rachel Burfoot
  • Terence P Speed
  • Niall Tubridy
  • Trevor J Kilpatrick
  • Melanie Bahlo
  • Simon J Foote
  • Helmut Butzkueven

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Energy-dense, low-fiber, high-fat dietary pattern is associated with increased fatness in childhood
    Laura Johnson
    Medical Research Council Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:846-54. 2008
    ..Evidence for the dietary determinants of obesity in children is limited...
  2. pmc Dietary energy density affects fat mass in early adolescence and is not modified by FTO variants
    Laura Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e4594. 2009
    ..We tested the relationship between DED and fat mass in early adolescence and its interaction with FTO variants...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is sugar-sweetened beverage consumption associated with increased fatness in children?
    Laura Johnson
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Nutrition 23:557-63. 2007
    ..We assessed whether sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) consumption increases fatness in British children...
  4. doi request reprint Prospective associations between appetitive traits and weight gain in infancy
    Cornelia H M van Jaarsveld
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1562-7. 2011
    ..However, existing data were largely cross-sectional and could not exclude the possibility that differences in appetitive traits were consequences of differences in weight...
  5. doi request reprint Development and factor structure of the Baby Eating Behaviour Questionnaire in the Gemini birth cohort
    Clare H Llewellyn
    Cancer Research UK Health Behavior Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Appetite 57:388-96. 2011
    ..The BEBQ is the first standardised measure of infant appetite designed to characterise appetitive traits that might confer susceptibility to excess weight gain...
  6. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on infant growth: prospective analysis of the Gemini twin birth cohort
    Laura Johnson
    Cancer Research UK Health Behavior Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e19918. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Individual and family environment correlates differ for consumption of core and non-core foods in children
    Laura Johnson
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Br J Nutr 105:950-9. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional studies cannot determine causality, but the present results suggest that different approaches may be needed to change the balance of core and non-core foods in children's diets...
  8. doi request reprint Nature and nurture in infant appetite: analysis of the Gemini twin birth cohort
    Clare H Llewellyn
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1172-9. 2010
    ..A strong genetic influence on appetitive traits has been shown in children and adults, but no studies have examined appetite in early infancy, even though avidity of appetite has been linked with a higher risk of obesity...
  9. doi request reprint Gemini: a UK twin birth cohort with a focus on early childhood weight trajectories, appetite and the family environment
    Cornelia H M van Jaarsveld
    Health Behavior Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, United Kingdom
    Twin Res Hum Genet 13:72-8. 2010
    ..This article reviews the rationale for the Gemini study, its representativeness and the main measures...
  10. ncbi request reprint Behavioural determinants of obesity
    Kirsten L Rennie
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn Road, Cambridge CB1 9NL, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 19:343-58. 2005
    ....
  11. pmc The role of SPINK1 in ETS rearrangement-negative prostate cancers
    Scott A Tomlins
    Michigan Center for Translational Pathology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Cancer Cell 13:519-28. 2008
    ..We identified the aggressive 22RV1 cell line as a SPINK1 outlier expression model and demonstrate that SPINK1 knockdown in 22RV1 attenuates invasion, suggesting a functional role in ETS rearrangement-negative prostate cancers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Extended haplotype analysis in the HLA complex reveals an increased frequency of the HFE-C282Y mutation in individuals with multiple sclerosis
    Justin P Rubio
    Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, 3050 Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Hum Genet 114:573-80. 2004
    ..1) and that it does not play an independent role in predisposition to MS. However, our findings provide the impetus for further investigations into the role of iron metabolism in the severity of MS...