M Siervo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Urbanization and obesity in The Gambia: a country in the early stages of the demographic transition
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Nutrition and Health Group, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn Road, Cambridge CB1 9NL, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:455-63. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Post-challenge hyperglycaemia, nitric oxide production and endothelial dysfunction: the putative role of asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA)
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn, Cambridge, UK
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:1-10. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficiency of autoregulatory homeostatic responses to imposed caloric excess in lean men
    Mario Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn Road, Cambridge, UK
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 294:E416-24. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in the association between body mass index and impedance index (Ht2/Z) in adult women and men using a leg-to-leg bioimpedance method
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Cambridge, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1337-40. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Measurement of in vivo nitric oxide synthesis in humans using stable isotopic methods: a systematic review
    M Siervo
    Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, MRC Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge CB1 9NL, UK
    Free Radic Biol Med 51:795-804. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Use of the cellular model of body composition to describe changes in body water compartments after total fasting, very low calorie diet and low calorie diet in obese men
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:908-18. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Validity of the leg-to-leg bioimpedance to estimate changes in body fat during weight loss and regain in overweight women: a comparison with multi-compartment models
    S A Jebb
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:756-62. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint A pilot study on body image, attractiveness and body size in Gambians living in an urban community
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Cambridge, UK
    Eat Weight Disord 11:100-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Variability of appetite control mechanisms in response to 9 weeks of progressive overfeeding in humans
    S A Jebb
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn Road, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1160-2. 2006
  10. pmc Effect of changing the amount and type of fat and carbohydrate on insulin sensitivity and cardiovascular risk: the RISCK (Reading, Imperial, Surrey, Cambridge, and Kings) trial
    Susan A Jebb
    Medical Research Council Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:748-58. 2010

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Urbanization and obesity in The Gambia: a country in the early stages of the demographic transition
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Nutrition and Health Group, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn Road, Cambridge CB1 9NL, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:455-63. 2006
    ..To investigate the distribution of overweight and obesity and its relationship with socio-economic and behavioural factors in a developing-country population undergoing rapid nutritional transition...
  2. doi request reprint Post-challenge hyperglycaemia, nitric oxide production and endothelial dysfunction: the putative role of asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA)
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn, Cambridge, UK
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:1-10. 2011
    ..The increased generation of ADMA and reactive oxygen species in subjects with persistent hyperglycaemia could lead to an impairment of nitric oxide synthesis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficiency of autoregulatory homeostatic responses to imposed caloric excess in lean men
    Mario Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn Road, Cambridge, UK
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 294:E416-24. 2008
    ..This result supports present conclusions from genetic studies in which all known causes of human obesity are related to defects in the regulation of appetite...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in the association between body mass index and impedance index (Ht2/Z) in adult women and men using a leg-to-leg bioimpedance method
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Cambridge, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1337-40. 2007
    ..Ethnic differences in the association between body mass index (BMI) and body fat suggest that body composition varies across ethnic groups...
  5. doi request reprint Measurement of in vivo nitric oxide synthesis in humans using stable isotopic methods: a systematic review
    M Siervo
    Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, MRC Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge CB1 9NL, UK
    Free Radic Biol Med 51:795-804. 2011
    ..The precision of several aspects of the techniques and the validity of some assumptions made remain unknown, and there is a paucity of information about physiological rates of NO production from childhood over adolescence to old age...
  6. doi request reprint Use of the cellular model of body composition to describe changes in body water compartments after total fasting, very low calorie diet and low calorie diet in obese men
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:908-18. 2010
    ..The cellular model of body composition divides the body in body cell mass (BCM), extracellular solids and extracellular fluids. This model has been infrequently applied for the evaluation of weight loss (WL) programmes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Validity of the leg-to-leg bioimpedance to estimate changes in body fat during weight loss and regain in overweight women: a comparison with multi-compartment models
    S A Jebb
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:756-62. 2007
    ..To investigate changes in body composition and the validity of the leg-to-leg bioimpedance (LTL) method to measure body fat during active weight loss (WL) and weight regain (WR)...
  8. ncbi request reprint A pilot study on body image, attractiveness and body size in Gambians living in an urban community
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Cambridge, UK
    Eat Weight Disord 11:100-9. 2006
    ..We also looked at cross-cultural differences in body image and views on attractiveness between Gambians and Americans...
  9. ncbi request reprint Variability of appetite control mechanisms in response to 9 weeks of progressive overfeeding in humans
    S A Jebb
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn Road, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1160-2. 2006
    ..The critical elements of this dysregulation are poorly understood. Most previous research into what regulates the intake side of the energy balance equation has been handicapped by the use of short-term within-day experimental tests...
  10. pmc Effect of changing the amount and type of fat and carbohydrate on insulin sensitivity and cardiovascular risk: the RISCK (Reading, Imperial, Surrey, Cambridge, and Kings) trial
    Susan A Jebb
    Medical Research Council Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:748-58. 2010
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  11. ncbi request reprint Validity of some prediction equations to assess resting energy expenditure (REE) in 29 elderly obese subjects (>60 years)
    M Siervo
    MRC Human Nutrition Research, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, Fulbourn, Cambridge, CB1 9NL, UK cam ac uk
    Eat Weight Disord 13:e14-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to test the accuracy of six prediction equations to estimate resting energy expenditure (REE) in elderly obese subjects (age >60 years)...
  12. doi request reprint The neuropathological profile of mild cognitive impairment (MCI): a systematic review
    B C M Stephan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 17:1056-76. 2012
    ..Standardization of the definition of MCI and reporting of pathology would greatly assist in building an integrated picture of the clinical and neuropathological profile of MCI...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Physiology and in vivo measurements of nitric oxide in man]
    M Siervo
    Medical Research Council, Human Nutrition Research Unit, Elsie Widdowson Laboratory, 120 Fulbourn Road, Cambridge CB1 NL9, UK
    Clin Ter 161:173-83. 2010
    ..However, the existing methods are expensive, invasive and require complex analytical laboratory techniques...
  14. pmc The contribution of psychosocial stress to the obesity epidemic: an evolutionary approach
    M Siervo
    Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Horm Metab Res 41:261-70. 2009
    ..In experimental settings, the effects of various forms of psychosocial stress in increasing metabolic efficiency and gene expression can be further tested...
  15. ncbi request reprint Can self-reported dieting and dietary restraint identify underreporters of energy intake in dietary surveys?
    Kirsten L Rennie
    Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health, University of Ulster, Coleraine, UK
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1667-72. 2006
    ..02), but similar in overweight women regardless of restraint score. Questions to assess dietary restraint and current dieting may be useful tools to identify and evaluate underreporting at an individual level in dietary surveys...