Eveline Dirinck

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital Antwerp
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc A Preliminary Link between Hydroxylated Metabolites of Polychlorinated Biphenyls and Free Thyroxin in Humans
    Eveline Dirinck
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Antwerp University Hospital, University of Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, Edegem 2650, Belgium
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:421. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Urinary phthalate metabolites are associated with insulin resistance in obese subjects
    Eveline Dirinck
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem, Belgium, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium Electronic address
    Environ Res 137:419-23. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Obesity and persistent organic pollutants: possible obesogenic effect of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls
    Eveline Dirinck
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Antwerp University Hospital and University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:709-14. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Phthalate metabolites in obese individuals undergoing weight loss: Urinary levels and estimation of the phthalates daily intake
    Alin C Dirtu
    Toxicological Centre, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Int 59:344-53. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Distribution of persistent organic pollutants in two different fat compartments from obese individuals
    Govindan Malarvannan
    Toxicological Centre, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Environ Int 55:33-42. 2013
  6. pmc Expression of obesity markers and Persistent Organic Pollutants levels in adipose tissue of obese patients: reinforcing the obesogen hypothesis?
    Anna Pereira-Fernandes
    Systemic Physiological and Ecotoxicological Research SPHERE, Department of Biology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 9:e84816. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Dynamics of organohalogenated contaminants in human serum from obese individuals during one year of weight loss treatment
    Alin C Dirtu
    Toxicological Centre, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Sci Technol 47:12441-9. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Daily intake of bisphenol A and triclosan and their association with anthropometric data, thyroid hormones and weight loss in overweight and obese individuals
    Tinne Geens
    Toxicological Centre, University of Antwerp, 2610 Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Int 76:98-105. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Considerable exposure to the endocrine disrupting chemicals phthalates and bisphenol-A in intensive care unit (ICU) patients
    Johan Huygh
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Antwerp University Hospital, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Int 81:64-72. 2015
  10. ncbi request reprint Fasting-based estimates of insulin sensitivity in overweight and obesity: a critical appraisal
    Johannes B Ruige
    Department of Diabetology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, B 2650 Edegem, Antwerp, Belgium
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1250-6. 2006

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Publications11

  1. pmc A Preliminary Link between Hydroxylated Metabolites of Polychlorinated Biphenyls and Free Thyroxin in Humans
    Eveline Dirinck
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Antwerp University Hospital, University of Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, Edegem 2650, Belgium
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:421. 2016
    ..However, epidemiologic studies on the link between PCB exposure and thyroid function have yielded discordant results, while very few data are available for HO-PCBs...
  2. doi request reprint Urinary phthalate metabolites are associated with insulin resistance in obese subjects
    Eveline Dirinck
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem, Belgium, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium Electronic address
    Environ Res 137:419-23. 2015
    ..After adjustment for age, physical activity level, smoking behavior, medication use and body mass index, several phthalate metabolites were linked to markers of glucose tolerance and insulin resistance. ..
  3. doi request reprint Obesity and persistent organic pollutants: possible obesogenic effect of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls
    Eveline Dirinck
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Clinical Pharmacology, Antwerp University Hospital and University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:709-14. 2011
    ..Combined, these results suggest that the diabetogenic effect of low-dose exposure to POPs might be more complicated than a simple obesogenic effect...
  4. doi request reprint Phthalate metabolites in obese individuals undergoing weight loss: Urinary levels and estimation of the phthalates daily intake
    Alin C Dirtu
    Toxicological Centre, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Int 59:344-53. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Distribution of persistent organic pollutants in two different fat compartments from obese individuals
    Govindan Malarvannan
    Toxicological Centre, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Environ Int 55:33-42. 2013
    ..To our knowledge, this study is the first to assess the relationship between POP levels in adipose tissue and markers of abdominal adiposity, determined by CT...
  6. pmc Expression of obesity markers and Persistent Organic Pollutants levels in adipose tissue of obese patients: reinforcing the obesogen hypothesis?
    Anna Pereira-Fernandes
    Systemic Physiological and Ecotoxicological Research SPHERE, Department of Biology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 9:e84816. 2014
    ..Therefore, it is important to evaluate their effects on key endocrine pathways in adipose tissue (AT), to further evaluate their potential role in metabolic pathologies such as obesity...
  7. doi request reprint Dynamics of organohalogenated contaminants in human serum from obese individuals during one year of weight loss treatment
    Alin C Dirtu
    Toxicological Centre, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Sci Technol 47:12441-9. 2013
    ..Although weight loss is beneficial, it also influences the release of OHCs from adipose tissue and their metabolism. Therefore, the increase in the levels of compounds with endocrine effects might be of concern. ..
  8. doi request reprint Daily intake of bisphenol A and triclosan and their association with anthropometric data, thyroid hormones and weight loss in overweight and obese individuals
    Tinne Geens
    Toxicological Centre, University of Antwerp, 2610 Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Int 76:98-105. 2015
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Considerable exposure to the endocrine disrupting chemicals phthalates and bisphenol-A in intensive care unit (ICU) patients
    Johan Huygh
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Antwerp University Hospital, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Int 81:64-72. 2015
    ..Because patient safety is a concern in the ICU, further research into the (possibly toxic and clinical) effects of these chemicals released from medical devices is imperiously necessary...
  10. ncbi request reprint Fasting-based estimates of insulin sensitivity in overweight and obesity: a critical appraisal
    Johannes B Ruige
    Department of Diabetology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, B 2650 Edegem, Antwerp, Belgium
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1250-6. 2006
    ..To identify simple methods to estimate the degree of insulin resistance...
  11. doi request reprint Pharmacological Approaches in the Treatment and Maintenance of Weight Loss
    Luc Van Gaal
    Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium
    Diabetes Care 39:S260-7. 2016
    ..Finally, the potential of very low- and low-calorie diets combined with pharmacotherapy and pharmacological combination therapies are discussed, as well as emerging approaches in development. ..