Camilla T Damsgaard

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Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Higher protein diets consumed ad libitum improve cardiovascular risk markers in children of overweight parents from eight European countries
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Nutr 143:810-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Design of the OPUS School Meal Study: a randomised controlled trial assessing the impact of serving school meals based on the New Nordic Diet
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 40:693-703. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The effects of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids on bone formation and growth factors in adolescent boys
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Pediatr Res 71:713-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Fish oil supplementation modulates immune function in healthy infants
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, Copenhagen University, 1958 Frederiksberg, Denmark
    J Nutr 137:1031-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of fish oil and high or low linoleic acid intake on fatty acid composition of human peripheral blood mononuclear cells
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, Copenhagen University, DK 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 99:147-54. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Fish oil in combination with high or low intakes of linoleic acid lowers plasma triacylglycerols but does not affect other cardiovascular risk markers in healthy men
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, DK 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Nutr 138:1061-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Whole-blood culture is a valid low-cost method to measure monocytic cytokines - a comparison of cytokine production in cultures of human whole-blood, mononuclear cells and monocytes
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Immunol Methods 340:95-101. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Reduced ex vivo interleukin-6 production by dietary fish oil is not modified by linoleic acid intake in healthy men
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg DK 1958, Denmark
    J Nutr 139:1410-4. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Effects of dietary protein and glycaemic index on biomarkers of bone turnover in children
    Stine Mathilde Dalskov
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Rolighedsvej 30, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 111:1253-62. 2014
  10. doi request reprint n-3 PUFA status in school children is associated with beneficial lipid profile, reduced physical activity and increased blood pressure in boys
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 110:1304-12. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Higher protein diets consumed ad libitum improve cardiovascular risk markers in children of overweight parents from eight European countries
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Nutr 143:810-7. 2013
    ..004). No consistent effect of GI was seen and the MetS scores were not affected. In conclusion, increased protein intake improved cardiovascular markers in high-risk children, particularly in those undergoing most intensive intervention...
  2. doi request reprint Design of the OPUS School Meal Study: a randomised controlled trial assessing the impact of serving school meals based on the New Nordic Diet
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 40:693-703. 2012
    ..The Nordic region is rich in such foods with a strong health-promoting potential. We lack randomised controlled trials that investigate the developmental and health impact of serving school meals based on Nordic foods...
  3. doi request reprint The effects of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids on bone formation and growth factors in adolescent boys
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Pediatr Res 71:713-9. 2012
    ..This study investigated whether bone mass and markers of bone formation and growth were (i) associated with docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) status and (ii) affected by fish oil supplementation, in adolescent boys...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fish oil supplementation modulates immune function in healthy infants
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, Copenhagen University, 1958 Frederiksberg, Denmark
    J Nutr 137:1031-6. 2007
    ..The implications for later health need further investigation...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of fish oil and high or low linoleic acid intake on fatty acid composition of human peripheral blood mononuclear cells
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, Copenhagen University, DK 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 99:147-54. 2008
    ..6 (sem 0.2) FA% in the FO+R/K group. In conclusion, increasing the 18: 2n-6 intake did not have any pronounced effect on incorporation of n-3 LCPUFA in PBMC, either alone or with simultaneous FO supplementation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fish oil in combination with high or low intakes of linoleic acid lowers plasma triacylglycerols but does not affect other cardiovascular risk markers in healthy men
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, DK 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Nutr 138:1061-6. 2008
    ..In conclusion, neither fish oil supplementation nor the LA intake had immediate pronounced effects on the overall CVD risk profile in healthy men, but fish oil lowered plasma TAG in healthy subjects with initially low concentrations...
  7. doi request reprint Whole-blood culture is a valid low-cost method to measure monocytic cytokines - a comparison of cytokine production in cultures of human whole-blood, mononuclear cells and monocytes
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Immunol Methods 340:95-101. 2009
    ..Moreover, large inter-individual variation in cytokine production was demonstrated whereas the individual responses in whole-blood were reproducible even over long time-periods...
  8. doi request reprint Reduced ex vivo interleukin-6 production by dietary fish oil is not modified by linoleic acid intake in healthy men
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg DK 1958, Denmark
    J Nutr 139:1410-4. 2009
    ..In conclusion, FO intake reduced IL-6 production from LPS-stimulated whole blood in healthy men compared with OO, but the effect was not modified by the LA intake...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of dietary protein and glycaemic index on biomarkers of bone turnover in children
    Stine Mathilde Dalskov
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Rolighedsvej 30, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 111:1253-62. 2014
    ..However, the difference in the change in the level of osteocalcin between the high-protein/high-GI group and the low-protein/high-GI group warrants further investigation and should be confirmed in other studies...
  10. doi request reprint n-3 PUFA status in school children is associated with beneficial lipid profile, reduced physical activity and increased blood pressure in boys
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 110:1304-12. 2013
    ..This is the third time we have observed such tendencies in Danish children...
  11. doi request reprint Seasonal variations in growth and body composition of 8-11-y-old Danish children
    Stine Mathilde Dalskov
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Pediatr Res 79:358-63. 2016
    ..We examined seasonality in height, body weight, BMI, fat mass index (FMI), and fat-free mass index (FFMI) among contemporary Danish 8-11-y olds...
  12. doi request reprint The effect of fish oil supplementation on heart rate in healthy Danish infants
    Lotte Lauritzen
    Department of Human Nutrition, University of Copenhagen, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Pediatr Res 64:610-4. 2008
    ..011) in the fish-oil-supplemented groups. The study suggests that fish oil may affect heart rhythm in infants similar to that observed in adults. This may imply low n-3PUFA-status in late infancy and n-3PUFA influence on CNS function...
  13. doi request reprint Socio-economic differences in cardiometabolic risk markers are mediated by diet and body fatness in 8- to 11-year-old Danish children: a cross-sectional study
    Hanne Hauger
    1Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Rolighedsvej 26, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Public Health Nutr 19:2229-39. 2016
    ..To explore whether socio-economic differences exist in cardiometabolic risk markers in children and whether lifestyle-related factors potentially mediate these differences...
  14. doi request reprint Associations between school meal-induced dietary changes and metabolic syndrome markers in 8-11-year-old Danish children
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Eur J Nutr 55:1973-84. 2016
    ..This study explored whether intake or biomarkers of key dietary components in the schools meals were associated with these metabolic syndrome (MetS) markers during the 6-month intervention...
  15. doi request reprint Vitamin D status and its determinants during autumn in children at northern latitudes: a cross-sectional analysis from the optimal well-being, development and health for Danish children through a healthy New Nordic Diet (OPUS) School Meal Study
    Rikke A Petersen
    1Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Rolighedsvej 26, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 115:239-50. 2016
    ..MVPA and outdoor activity during school hours should be investigated further in interventions to improve autumn vitamin D status in children at northern latitudes. ..
  16. doi request reprint Vitamin D status is associated with cardiometabolic markers in 8-11-year-old children, independently of body fat and physical activity
    Rikke A Petersen
    1Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Rolighedsvej 26, 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 114:1647-55. 2015
    ..The potential underlying cause-effect relationship and possible long-term implications should be investigated in randomised controlled trials. ..
  17. doi request reprint The effects of Nordic school meals on concentration and school performance in 8- to 11-year-old children in the OPUS School Meal Study: a cluster-randomised, controlled, cross-over trial
    Louise B Sørensen
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Rolighedsvej 30, DK 1958Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 113:1280-91. 2015
    ..These findings are worth examining in future trials...
  18. pmc Eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid in whole blood are differentially and sex-specifically associated with cardiometabolic risk markers in 8-11-year-old danish children
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 9:e109368. 2014
    ..The sex-specific associations with blood pressure confirm our previous findings and warrant further investigation. ..
  19. pmc Low physical activity level and short sleep duration are associated with an increased cardio-metabolic risk profile: a longitudinal study in 8-11 year old Danish children
    Mads F Hjorth
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 9:e104677. 2014
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  20. doi request reprint The effect of dietary fish oil-supplementation to healthy young men on oxidative burst measured by whole blood chemiluminescence
    Stine Bartelt
    Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Rolighedsvej 30, DK 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 99:1230-8. 2008
    ..44, P = 0.016), suggesting a dose-response relationship. These results indicate that n-3 LCPUFA may have immuno-stimulating effects...
  21. doi request reprint Physical Activity, Sedentary Time, and Sleep and the Association With Inflammatory Markers and Adiponectin in 8- to 11-Year-Old Danish Children
    Mette S Nielsen
    Dept of Nutrition, Exercise, and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Phys Act Health 13:733-9. 2016
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  22. doi request reprint The role of leptin and other hormones related to bone metabolism and appetite regulation as determinants of gain in body fat and fat-free mass in 8-11-year-old children
    Stine Mathilde Dalskov
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science S M D, C R, A L, C T P, R A P, L B S, A A, C M, K F M, University of Copenhagen, 1958 Frederiksberg C Denmark and MRC Epidemiology Unit K K O, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, CB2 0SL Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 100:1196-205. 2015
    ..Regulation of body composition during childhood is complex. Numerous hormones are potentially involved. Leptin has been proposed to restrain weight gain, but results are inconsistent...
  23. doi request reprint Provision of healthy school meals does not affect the metabolic syndrome score in 8-11-year-old children, but reduces cardiometabolic risk markers despite increasing waist circumference
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Rolighedsvej 30, DK 1958Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 112:1826-36. 2014
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  24. doi request reprint The effect of fatty acid positioning in dietary triacylglycerols and intake of long-chain n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on bone mineral accretion in growing piglets
    Anders D Andersen
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 89:235-40. 2013
    ..001), and BMC, bone area (BA) and cortical BA in femur were lower (p=0.002, p=0.005, and p=0.02, respectively), indicating importance of both n-3LCPUFA and 16:0 TAG-positioning in infant formulas...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fish oil affects blood pressure and the plasma lipid profile in healthy Danish infants
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Human Nutrition, LMC Centre for Advanced Food Studies, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    J Nutr 136:94-9. 2006
    ..34, P < 0.01), a biomarker of fish oil dose. The observed effects of fish oil are in accordance with findings in adults. The long-term health implications warrant further investigation...
  26. doi request reprint Fish oil supplementation from 9 to 18 months of age affects the insulin-like growth factor axis in a sex-specific manner in Danish infants
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    1Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, DK 1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Br J Nutr 115:782-90. 2016
    ..In conclusion, FO compared with SO resulted in higher IGF-1 among boys and lower IGFBP-3 among girls. The potential long-term implications for growth and body composition should be investigated further...
  27. doi request reprint Markers of metabolic health in children differ between weekdays--the result of unhealthier weekend behavior
    Mads F Hjorth
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 23:733-6. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether indicators of metabolic health fluctuate during the week in a group of children posing unhealthier physical activity, sedentary time, and sleep during weekends compared to weekdays...
  28. pmc Effects of oily fish intake on cardiovascular risk markers, cognitive function, and behavior in school-aged children: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Camilla T Damsgaard
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Rolighedsvej 26, 1958, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Trials 17:510. 2016
    ..The aim of the FiSK Junior study is to investigate the effects of oily fish consumption on cardiovascular risk markers, cognitive function, and behavior in healthy children...
  29. doi request reprint Reduced ex vivo stimulated IL-6 response in infants randomized to fish oil from 9 to 18 months, especially among PPARG2 and COX2 wild types
    Laurine B S Harsløf
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 94:21-7. 2015
    ..004) (bp100) and with IL-6 production among infants weaned before 9 months (P=0.047) (bp102). Thus, FO reduced IL-6 in a genotype-modified manner. The microbiota was partly linked to IL-6 and IgE, not directly to FO. ..
  30. ncbi request reprint Estimation of the dietary requirement for vitamin D in white children aged 4-8 y: a randomized, controlled, dose-response trial
    Charlotte Mortensen
    Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Clin Nutr 104:1310-1317. 2016
    ..However, to our knowledge, the dietary requirement for maintaining the nutritional adequacy of vitamin D in young children has not been investigated...