Arpita Basu

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Affiliation: Oklahoma State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Green tea supplementation increases glutathione and plasma antioxidant capacity in adults with the metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Res 33:180-7. 2013
  2. pmc Green tea minimally affects biomarkers of inflammation in obese subjects with metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    Nutrition 27:206-13. 2011
  3. pmc Strawberries decrease atherosclerotic markers in subjects with metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Res 30:462-9. 2010
  4. pmc Blueberries decrease cardiovascular risk factors in obese men and women with metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    J Nutr 140:1582-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Green tea supplementation affects body weight, lipids, and lipid peroxidation in obese subjects with metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 29:31-40. 2010
  6. pmc Berries: emerging impact on cardiovascular health
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma State University OSU, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Rev 68:168-77. 2010
  7. pmc Freeze-dried strawberry powder improves lipid profile and lipid peroxidation in women with metabolic syndrome: baseline and post intervention effects
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Nutr J 8:43. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Pomegranate juice: a heart-healthy fruit juice
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Rev 67:49-56. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms and effects of green tea on cardiovascular health
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Rev 65:361-75. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Alpha-tocopheryl succinate (alpha-TOS) modulates human prostate LNCaP xenograft growth and gene expression in BALB/c nude mice fed two levels of dietary soybean oil
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Eur J Nutr 46:34-43. 2007

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  1. pmc Green tea supplementation increases glutathione and plasma antioxidant capacity in adults with the metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Res 33:180-7. 2013
    ..02), whereas copper, zinc, and selenium were not affected. These results support the hypothesis that green tea may provide antioxidant protection in the metabolic syndrome...
  2. pmc Green tea minimally affects biomarkers of inflammation in obese subjects with metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    Nutrition 27:206-13. 2011
    ..The objective of this clinical trial was to assess the effects of green tea on features of metabolic syndrome and inflammation in obese subjects...
  3. pmc Strawberries decrease atherosclerotic markers in subjects with metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Res 30:462-9. 2010
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  4. pmc Blueberries decrease cardiovascular risk factors in obese men and women with metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    J Nutr 140:1582-7. 2010
    ..01). Our study shows blueberries may improve selected features of metabolic syndrome and related cardiovascular risk factors at dietary achievable doses...
  5. ncbi request reprint Green tea supplementation affects body weight, lipids, and lipid peroxidation in obese subjects with metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 29:31-40. 2010
    ..To compare the effects of supplementation of green tea beverage or green tea extracts with controls on body weight, glucose and lipid profile, biomarkers of oxidative stress, and safety parameters in obese subjects with metabolic syndrome...
  6. pmc Berries: emerging impact on cardiovascular health
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma State University OSU, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Rev 68:168-77. 2010
    ..Though limited, these data support the recommendation of berries as an essential fruit group in a heart-healthy diet...
  7. pmc Freeze-dried strawberry powder improves lipid profile and lipid peroxidation in women with metabolic syndrome: baseline and post intervention effects
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Nutr J 8:43. 2009
    ..We also tested the tolerability and safety of FSP in subjects with metabolic syndrome. FSP is a concentrated source of polyphenolic flavonoids, fiber and phytosterols...
  8. doi request reprint Pomegranate juice: a heart-healthy fruit juice
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Rev 67:49-56. 2009
    ..Thus, the potential cardioprotective benefits of pomegranate juice deserve further clinical investigation, and evidence to date suggests it may be prudent to include this fruit juice in a heart-healthy diet...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms and effects of green tea on cardiovascular health
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Rev 65:361-75. 2007
    ..However, further investigations are needed to confirm the potential role of green tea beverages and the safety of green tea supplements in reducing body fat, as well as other biomarkers of cardiovascular disease risks...
  10. ncbi request reprint Alpha-tocopheryl succinate (alpha-TOS) modulates human prostate LNCaP xenograft growth and gene expression in BALB/c nude mice fed two levels of dietary soybean oil
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    Eur J Nutr 46:34-43. 2007
    ..The route of alpha-TOS administration has a profound effect on its antitumor activity, and few studies have investigated its effects on prostate cancer growth in vivo...
  11. pmc Low-energy cranberry juice decreases lipid oxidation and increases plasma antioxidant capacity in women with metabolic syndrome
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Res 31:190-6. 2011
    ..No changes in these parameters were noted in the placebo group. In conclusion, low-energy cranberry juice (2 cups/day) significantly reduces lipid oxidation and increases plasma antioxidant capacity in women with metabolic syndrome...
  12. pmc Serum inflammatory markers and preeclampsia in type 1 diabetes: a prospective study
    Mei Du
    Harold Hamm Diabetes Center and Section of Endocrinology and Diabetes, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:2054-61. 2013
    ..In maternal serum samples, we examined the temporal associations of markers of inflammation with the subsequent development of PE in women with T1DM...
  13. pmc Plasma lipoproteins and preeclampsia in women with type 1 diabetes: a prospective study
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:1752-62. 2012
    ..In type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM), the prevalence of PE is increased 4-fold, but prospective associations with plasma lipoproteins are unknown...
  14. doi request reprint Phytochemicals and age-related eye diseases
    Michael Rhone
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078 6141, USA
    Nutr Rev 66:465-72. 2008
    ..Additional phytochemicals of emerging interest, like green tea catechins, anthocyanins, resveratrol, and Ginkgo biloba, shown to ameliorate ocular oxidative stress, deserve more attention in future clinical trials...
  15. doi request reprint Strawberry as a functional food: an evidence-based review
    Arpita Basu
    a Department of Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Environmental Sciences, Oklahoma State University OSU, Stillwater, OK, 74078, USA
    Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr 54:790-806. 2014
    ..Further studies are needed to define the optimal dose and duration of strawberry intake in affecting levels of biomarkers or pathways related to chronic diseases. ..
  16. doi request reprint Strawberries, blueberries, and cranberries in the metabolic syndrome: clinical perspectives
    Arpita Basu
    Nutritional Sciences, 301 Human Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74078 6141, United States
    J Agric Food Chem 60:5687-92. 2012
    ..These findings need confirmation in future studies with a focus on the effects of strawberry, blueberry, or cranberry intervention in clinical biomarkers and molecular mechanisms underlying the metabolic syndrome. ..
  17. pmc Serum carotenoids and fat-soluble vitamins in women with type 1 diabetes and preeclampsia: a longitudinal study
    Madona Azar
    Harold Hamm Oklahoma Diabetes Center and Section of Endocrinology and Diabetes, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:1258-64. 2011
    ..Prospective measures of fat-soluble vitamins in diabetic pregnancy are therefore of interest...
  18. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E and prostate cancer: is vitamin E succinate a superior chemopreventive agent?
    Arpita Basu
    Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, Texas Woman s University, P O Box 425888, Denton, TX 76204 5888, USA
    Nutr Rev 63:247-51. 2005
    ..Clinical trials have yet to confirm this effect...
  19. pmc A dose-response study on the effects of purified lycopene supplementation on biomarkers of oxidative stress
    Sridevi Devaraj
    Laboratory for Atherosclerosis and Metabolic Research, University of California Davis Medical Center, 4635 2nd Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 27:267-73. 2008
    ..Thus, we tested the effects of different doses of purified lycopene supplementation on biomarkers of oxidative stress in healthy volunteers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors that promote or retard inflammation
    Arpita Basu
    Laboratory for Atherosclerosis and Metabolic Research, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 26:995-1001. 2006
    ..Much further research is needed to define the role of individual dietary factors on the biomarkers of inflammation and the mechanism of the anti-inflammatory effects of weight loss...