Jeanine B Albu

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Expansion of electronic health record-based screening, prevention, and management of diabetes in New York City
    Jeanine Albu
    St Luke s and Roosevelt Hospital Center, Obesity Research Center, 1111 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E13. 2013
  2. pmc Metabolic changes following a 1-year diet and exercise intervention in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Jeanine B Albu
    Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes 59:627-33. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Relationships of obesity and fat distribution with atherothrombotic risk factors: baseline results from the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation 2 Diabetes (BARI 2D) trial
    Jeanine B Albu
    Department of Medicine and the New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1046-54. 2010
  4. pmc Independent associations of insulin resistance with high whole-body intermuscular and low leg subcutaneous adipose tissue distribution in obese HIV-infected women
    Jeanine B Albu
    Endocrine, Diabetes and Nutrition Division, The New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:100-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Resting metabolic rate in obese, premenopausal black women
    J Albu
    Department of Medicine, Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 66:531-8. 1997
  6. pmc Modifications of coronary risk factors
    Jeanine Albu
    The New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, University Hospital of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:41G-52G. 2006
  7. pmc Independent association of insulin resistance with larger amounts of intermuscular adipose tissue and a greater acute insulin response to glucose in African American than in white nondiabetic women
    Jeanine B Albu
    Obesity Research Center, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1210-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The management of the obese diabetic patient
    Jeanine Albu
    Division of Endocrinology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Prim Care 30:465-91. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Systemic resistance to the antilipolytic effect of insulin in black and white women with visceral obesity
    J B Albu
    Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Am J Physiol 277:E551-60. 1999
  10. pmc Metabolic inflexibility in substrate use is present in African-American but not Caucasian healthy, premenopausal, nondiabetic women
    Evan S Berk
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, Department of Medicine, Babcock Building Room 1031, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:4099-106. 2006

Research Grants

  1. OBESITY IN BLACK WOMEN
    Jeanine Albu; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. Intramyocellular Lipid: Effects of Race and Diet
    Jeanine Albu; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. pmc Expansion of electronic health record-based screening, prevention, and management of diabetes in New York City
    Jeanine Albu
    St Luke s and Roosevelt Hospital Center, Obesity Research Center, 1111 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E13. 2013
    ..The findings could inform health system practices at multiple levels and influence the integration of community resources into routine diabetes care...
  2. pmc Metabolic changes following a 1-year diet and exercise intervention in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Jeanine B Albu
    Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Diabetes 59:627-33. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Relationships of obesity and fat distribution with atherothrombotic risk factors: baseline results from the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation 2 Diabetes (BARI 2D) trial
    Jeanine B Albu
    Department of Medicine and the New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1046-54. 2010
    ..We conclude that, in cross-sectional analyses, both BMI and waist circumference, independently, are associated with increased atherothrombotic risk in centrally obese cohorts such as the BARI 2D patients with T2DM and CAD...
  4. pmc Independent associations of insulin resistance with high whole-body intermuscular and low leg subcutaneous adipose tissue distribution in obese HIV-infected women
    Jeanine B Albu
    Endocrine, Diabetes and Nutrition Division, The New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:100-6. 2007
    ..Obesity and insulin resistance are growing problems in HIV-positive (HIV+) women receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Resting metabolic rate in obese, premenopausal black women
    J Albu
    Department of Medicine, Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 66:531-8. 1997
    ..This could contribute to the difference in the prevalence of obesity in the populations represented by these groups...
  6. pmc Modifications of coronary risk factors
    Jeanine Albu
    The New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, University Hospital of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Am J Cardiol 97:41G-52G. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc Independent association of insulin resistance with larger amounts of intermuscular adipose tissue and a greater acute insulin response to glucose in African American than in white nondiabetic women
    Jeanine B Albu
    Obesity Research Center, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1210-7. 2005
    ..Higher insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia have been reported in adult AAs than in whites. Differences in adipose tissue and its distribution may account for these findings...
  8. ncbi request reprint The management of the obese diabetic patient
    Jeanine Albu
    Division of Endocrinology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Prim Care 30:465-91. 2003
    ..It is recommended that physicians avail themselves of all of these strategies in the management of the obese patient who has type 2 diabetes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Systemic resistance to the antilipolytic effect of insulin in black and white women with visceral obesity
    J B Albu
    Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Am J Physiol 277:E551-60. 1999
    ....
  10. pmc Metabolic inflexibility in substrate use is present in African-American but not Caucasian healthy, premenopausal, nondiabetic women
    Evan S Berk
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, Department of Medicine, Babcock Building Room 1031, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:4099-106. 2006
    ..Metabolic inflexibility (MI) is the inability to switch the use of lipids and carbohydrates in the peripheral tissue (i.e. muscle) based upon substrate availability...
  11. pmc Insulin resistance, hepatic lipid and adipose tissue distribution in HIV-infected men
    Qing He
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Antivir Ther 13:423-8. 2008
    ..This study investigates the interrelationships among fat distribution, hepatic lipid content, and insulin resistance in HIV-infected men...
  12. ncbi request reprint Body composition and metabolic effects of a diet and exercise weight loss regimen on obese, HIV-infected women
    Ellen S Engelson
    Gastrointestinal Division, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Metabolism 55:1327-36. 2006
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  13. pmc Adiponectin levels during low- and high-fat eucaloric diets in lean and obese women
    Evan S Berk
    Institute of Human Nutrition, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Obes Res 13:1566-71. 2005
    ..Little is known about changes in adiponectin with changes in the fat content of eucaloric diets. We hypothesized that dietary fat content may influence adiponectin according to an individual's SI...
  14. pmc Higher post-absorptive skeletal muscle LPL activity in African American vs. non-Hispanic White pre-menopausal women
    Evan S Berk
    New York Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Hospital, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:199-201. 2008
    ..Higher post-absorptive post-heparin plasma lipoprotein lipase (LPL) activity has been reported in African Americans as compared to non-Hispanic whites but differences in tissue-specific LPL activity are unclear...
  15. ncbi request reprint Studies of adipose tissue metabolism in human immunodeficiency virus-associated lipodystrophy
    Donald P Kotler
    Division of Gastroenterology, Obesity Research Center, Department of Medicine, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 37:S47-51. 2003
    ..Further studies are needed to dissect the factors that mediate lipoatrophy in HIV infection...
  16. pmc Femoral-gluteal subcutaneous and intermuscular adipose tissues have independent and opposing relationships with CVD risk
    Jung Eun Yim
    Department of Medicine, Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, 1090 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Appl Physiol 104:700-7. 2008
    ..05 for both). Femoral-gluteal SAT and femoral-gluteal IMAT distribution varies by sex and race, and these two components have independent and opposing relationships with CVD risk factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Increased systemic and adipose tissue cytokines in patients with HIV-associated lipodystrophy
    Julia A Johnson
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 286:E261-71. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint Preferential loss of omental-mesenteric fat during growth hormone therapy of HIV-associated lipodystrophy
    Qing He
    Division of Gastroenterology, Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    J Appl Physiol 94:2051-7. 2003
    ..37%, P < 0.001). There is preferential loss and regain of OMAT, compared with RPAT, in subjects with HIV-associated lipodystrophy undergoing growth hormone treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adipose tissue distribution in relation to insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Koichiro Azuma
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 293:E435-42. 2007
    ..In summary, T2DM, compared with similarly obese nondiabetic men and women, is associated with less leg FM and greater trunk FM and hepatic fat...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of recombinant human growth hormone in the treatment of visceral fat accumulation in HIV infection
    Ellen S Engelson
    Gastrointestinal Division, Obesity Research Center, New York 10025, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 30:379-91. 2002
    ..However, frequent adverse effects warrant controlled studies and careful patient monitoring, especially regarding glucose tolerance...
  21. doi request reprint Lifestyle, anthropometric, and obesity-related physiologic determinants of insulin-like growth factor-1 in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (1988-1994)
    Niyati Parekh
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health, New York University, New York City, NY, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:182-93. 2010
    ..This study investigates multiple lifestyle, physiologic, and anthropometric determinants of circulating IGF-1 concentrations...
  22. doi request reprint Longitudinal associations of blood markers of insulin and glucose metabolism and cancer mortality in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Niyati Parekh
    Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health, New York University, 35 W4th Street, Room 1077F, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:631-42. 2010
    ..In conclusion, hyperglycemia and insulin resistance may be 'high-risk' conditions for cancer mortality. Managing these conditions may be effective cancer control tools...
  23. pmc Improved diabetic control in advanced heart failure patients treated with left ventricular assist devices
    Nir Uriel
    Division of Cardiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:195-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of restoration of normal cardiac output using LVAD support on diabetes control in patients with advanced CHF...
  24. ncbi request reprint New concept in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disease
    Jeanine B Albu
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    AIDS Read 13:S20-4. 2003
    ..It also summarizes available data on treatments of these risk factors...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fat distribution and health in obesity
    J B Albu
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 904:491-501. 2000
    ..However, measurements of the entire visceral and truncal subcutaneous fat volumes may be needed to confirm this latter association...
  26. doi request reprint The bariatric surgery patient: lost to follow-up; from morbid obesity to severe malnutrition
    Gregory B Dodell
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Endocr Pract 18:e21-5. 2012
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  27. pmc Truncal fat in relation to total body fat: influences of age, sex, ethnicity and fatness
    C H Wu
    Obesity Research Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1384-91. 2007
    ..To investigate the influence of age, sex, ethnicity and total fatness on central obesity in four ethnic populations...
  28. pmc Metabolic flexibility in response to glucose is not impaired in people with type 2 diabetes after controlling for glucose disposal rate
    Jose E Galgani
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, 6400 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA
    Diabetes 57:841-5. 2008
    ....
  29. pmc Decreased expression of adipogenic genes in obese subjects with type 2 diabetes
    Severine G Dubois
    Health and Performance Enhancement Division, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1543-52. 2006
    ..The inability of the adipose tissue to recruit new fat cells may cause ectopic fat deposition and insulin resistance...
  30. pmc Potential role of increased matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP2) transcription in impaired adipogenesis in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Severine G Dubois
    Health and Performance Enhancement Division, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, 6400 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 367:725-8. 2008
    ..32, p=0.03). We conclude that early steps of adipogenesis may be impaired in T2DM independently of obesity due, in part, to an upregulation of the MMP2 transcription...
  31. pmc Energy expenditure, sex, and endogenous fuel availability in humans
    Søren Nielsen
    Endocrine Research Unit, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Invest 111:981-8. 2003
    ..We conclude that "normal" adipose tissue lipolysis is different in men and women and that the fuel export role of adipose tissue in obesity will need to be reassessed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Quantitative prediction of body diameter in severely obese individuals
    Kevin R Fontaine
    Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ergonomics 45:49-60. 2002
    ..9-1.1 cm. These analyses provide body size-to-weight estimates that may help manufacturers develop products and services that are more appropriate for increasing numbers of severely obese individuals...

Research Grants2

  1. OBESITY IN BLACK WOMEN
    Jeanine Albu; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  2. Intramyocellular Lipid: Effects of Race and Diet
    Jeanine Albu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In this regard these studies may help to identify mechanisms for race-ethnic disparities in the incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and therefore respond to the NIH PA number 04-074. ..