Soren Snitker

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous physical activity in a respiratory chamber is correlated to habitual physical activity
    S Snitker
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1481-6. 2001
  2. pmc Effects of novel capsinoid treatment on fatness and energy metabolism in humans: possible pharmacogenetic implications
    Soren Snitker
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:45-50. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity and body composition with insulin sensitivity in a community sample of adolescents
    Soren Snitker
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:677-83. 2007
  4. pmc Changes in insulin sensitivity in response to troglitazone do not differ between subjects with and without the common, functional Pro12Ala peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma2 gene variant: results from the Troglitazone in Prevention of Diabe
    Soren Snitker
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Medicine, 660 W Redwood St, Howard Hall Rm 598 B, Baltimore, MD 21201 1596, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:1365-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The sympathetic nervous system and obesity: role in aetiology and treatment
    S Snitker
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, 725 W Lombard St Rm S 413, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Obes Rev 1:5-15. 2000
  6. pmc Comparison of BMI and physical activity between old order Amish children and non-Amish children
    Kristen G Hairston
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:873-8. 2013
  7. pmc Physical activity and the association of common FTO gene variants with body mass index and obesity
    Evadnie Rampersaud
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1791-7. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Challenge! Health promotion/obesity prevention mentorship model among urban, black adolescents
    Maureen M Black
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pediatrics 126:280-8. 2010
  9. pmc Acute-phase serum amyloid A: an inflammatory adipokine and potential link between obesity and its metabolic complications
    Rong Ze Yang
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Med 3:e287. 2006
  10. pmc Correlation of circulating MMP-9 with white blood cell count in humans: effect of smoking
    Soren Snitker
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e66277. 2013

Research Grants

  1. Pharmacogenomics of Thiazolidinedione Response
    Soren Snitker; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Pharmacogenomics of Thiazolidinedione Response
    Soren Snitker; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Pharmacogenomics of Thiazolidinedione Response
    Soren Snitker; Fiscal Year: 2009

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous physical activity in a respiratory chamber is correlated to habitual physical activity
    S Snitker
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:1481-6. 2001
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine whether physical activity in a chamber is correlated to habitual, free-living physical activity...
  2. pmc Effects of novel capsinoid treatment on fatness and energy metabolism in humans: possible pharmacogenetic implications
    Soren Snitker
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:45-50. 2009
    ..Capsinoids from the Capsicum genus of plants are nonpungent capsaicin-related substances with effects on metabolism and body weight in animals...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of physical activity and body composition with insulin sensitivity in a community sample of adolescents
    Soren Snitker
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:677-83. 2007
    ..To examine how body composition and physical activity are related to insulin sensitivity and secretion in adolescents...
  4. pmc Changes in insulin sensitivity in response to troglitazone do not differ between subjects with and without the common, functional Pro12Ala peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma2 gene variant: results from the Troglitazone in Prevention of Diabe
    Soren Snitker
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Medicine, 660 W Redwood St, Howard Hall Rm 598 B, Baltimore, MD 21201 1596, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:1365-8. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The sympathetic nervous system and obesity: role in aetiology and treatment
    S Snitker
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, 725 W Lombard St Rm S 413, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Obes Rev 1:5-15. 2000
    ..This review provides an overview of the anatomical and physiological aspects of the SNS, before considering the evidence showing a role for the SNS in the development or treatment of obesity...
  6. pmc Comparison of BMI and physical activity between old order Amish children and non-Amish children
    Kristen G Hairston
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 36:873-8. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that pediatric overweight is less common in OOA children, that physical activity (PA) and BMI are inversely correlated, and that OOA children are more physically active than ES children...
  7. pmc Physical activity and the association of common FTO gene variants with body mass index and obesity
    Evadnie Rampersaud
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1791-7. 2008
    ..The role of lifestyle factors (such as physical activity) in those with an underlying FTO genetic predisposition is unknown...
  8. doi request reprint Challenge! Health promotion/obesity prevention mentorship model among urban, black adolescents
    Maureen M Black
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Pediatrics 126:280-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate a 12-session home/community-based health promotion/obesity prevention program (Challenge!) on changes in BMI status, body composition, physical activity, and diet...
  9. pmc Acute-phase serum amyloid A: an inflammatory adipokine and potential link between obesity and its metabolic complications
    Rong Ze Yang
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Med 3:e287. 2006
    ..However, the molecular and cellular mechanisms that link obesity to chronic inflammation and CVD are poorly understood...
  10. pmc Correlation of circulating MMP-9 with white blood cell count in humans: effect of smoking
    Soren Snitker
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e66277. 2013
    ..In this study, we examined the relationship between MMP-9 and WBC levels in apparently healthy smoking and non-smoking human subjects...
  11. doi request reprint Serum alanine aminotransferase is correlated with hematocrit in healthy human subjects
    Yun Hu
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 72:258-64. 2012
    ..To obtain a better understanding of the factors influencing ALT levels, we examined the relation between ALT and a number of anthropometric and biochemistry measurements in humans...
  12. ncbi request reprint Eating behavior in the Old Order Amish: heritability analysis and a genome-wide linkage analysis
    Nanette I Steinle
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:1098-106. 2002
    ..Eating behavior and thus dietary intake affect the development of obesity-related diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia...
  13. pmc Determinants of blood pressure response to low-salt intake in a healthy adult population
    May E Montasser
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 13:795-800. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that salt reduction may have greater BP-lowering effects on women, older individuals, individuals with higher SBP, and individuals with higher SBP response to CPT...
  14. pmc Analysis of the gut microbiota in the old order Amish and its relation to the metabolic syndrome
    Margaret L Zupancic
    Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43052. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint A genome-wide scan of serum lipid levels in the Old Order Amish
    Toni I Pollin
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 W Redwood Street, Room 492, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Atherosclerosis 173:89-96. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint BMI in the Old Order Amish
    Soren Snitker
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1447; author reply 1448. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and prevention of type 2 diabetes
    Soren Snitker
    Lancet 361:87-8. 2003

Research Grants4

  1. Pharmacogenomics of Thiazolidinedione Response
    Soren Snitker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Insulin resistance is a central element of the metabolic syndrome, a constellation of adverse health factors that affects one in five adult Americans. ..
  2. Pharmacogenomics of Thiazolidinedione Response
    Soren Snitker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Insulin resistance is a central element of the metabolic syndrome, a constellation of adverse health factors that affects one in five adult Americans. ..
  3. Pharmacogenomics of Thiazolidinedione Response
    Soren Snitker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Insulin resistance is a central element of the metabolic syndrome, a constellation of adverse health factors that affects one in five adult Americans. ..