Christian A Drevon

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Biological effects of vitamin K and concentration of vitamin K in Norwegian food]
    Christian A Drevon
    Avdeling for ernaeringsvitenskap, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1046 Blindern, 0316 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1650-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatty acids and expression of adipokines
    Christian A Drevon
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1740:287-92. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint [Use and misuse of dietary supplements]
    Christian A Drevon
    Avdeling for ernaeringsvitenskap, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1046 Blindern, 0316 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1240-2. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Plasma stearoyl-CoA desaturase indices: association with lifestyle, diet, and body composition
    Kathrine J Vinknes
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E294-302. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Effect of supplementing pregnant and lactating mothers with n-3 very-long-chain fatty acids on children's IQ and body mass index at 7 years of age
    Ingrid B Helland
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Pediatrics 122:e472-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Growth and nutrient intake among very-low-birth-weight infants fed fortified human milk during hospitalisation
    Christine Henriksen
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 102:1179-86. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Marine n-3 fatty acids promote size reduction of visceral adipose depots, without altering body weight and composition, in male Wistar rats fed a high-fat diet
    Merethe H Rokling-Andersen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Blindern, Norway
    Br J Nutr 102:995-1006. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Relative validity of fruit and vegetable intake estimated from an FFQ, using carotenoid and flavonoid biomarkers and the method of triads
    Monica H Carlsen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 105:1530-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Plasma free choline, betaine and cognitive performance: the Hordaland Health Study
    Eha Nurk
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 109:511-9. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The effects of acute and chronic exercise on PGC-1α, irisin and browning of subcutaneous adipose tissue in humans
    Frode Norheim
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway
    FEBS J 281:739-49. 2014

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Publications72

  1. ncbi request reprint [Biological effects of vitamin K and concentration of vitamin K in Norwegian food]
    Christian A Drevon
    Avdeling for ernaeringsvitenskap, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1046 Blindern, 0316 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1650-4. 2004
    ..Vitamin K has several biological effects and dietary intake seems to be more important than previously believed because of low bioavailability of the vitamins from the colon...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatty acids and expression of adipokines
    Christian A Drevon
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1740:287-92. 2005
    ..Because fatty acids are the main components of adipose tissue, it is of essential interest to clarify the biological effects of different types of fatty acids on the expression of relevant adipokines...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Use and misuse of dietary supplements]
    Christian A Drevon
    Avdeling for ernaeringsvitenskap, Institutt for medisinske basalfag, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1046 Blindern, 0316 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1240-2. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Plasma stearoyl-CoA desaturase indices: association with lifestyle, diet, and body composition
    Kathrine J Vinknes
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E294-302. 2013
    ..We examined the relations of two plasma SCD activity indices (16:1n-7/16:0, 18:1n-9/18:0) with body composition, and the association of lifestyle and dietary variables with the plasma SCD indices...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of supplementing pregnant and lactating mothers with n-3 very-long-chain fatty acids on children's IQ and body mass index at 7 years of age
    Ingrid B Helland
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Pediatrics 122:e472-9. 2008
    ..We also examined the relation between plasma fatty acid pattern and BMI in children, because an association between arachidonic acid and adipose tissue size has been suggested...
  6. doi request reprint Growth and nutrient intake among very-low-birth-weight infants fed fortified human milk during hospitalisation
    Christine Henriksen
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 102:1179-86. 2009
    ..Currently recommended energy and nutrient intake for growing preterm infants was not achieved. Reduced energy supply and non-Caucasian ethnicity were risk factors for growth restriction at discharge from hospital...
  7. doi request reprint Marine n-3 fatty acids promote size reduction of visceral adipose depots, without altering body weight and composition, in male Wistar rats fed a high-fat diet
    Merethe H Rokling-Andersen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Blindern, Norway
    Br J Nutr 102:995-1006. 2009
    ..Carcass analyses showed similar body fat (%) in the two feeding groups, indicating that n-3 FA feeding led to redistribution of fat away from the visceral compartment...
  8. doi request reprint Relative validity of fruit and vegetable intake estimated from an FFQ, using carotenoid and flavonoid biomarkers and the method of triads
    Monica H Carlsen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 105:1530-8. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Plasma free choline, betaine and cognitive performance: the Hordaland Health Study
    Eha Nurk
    Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 109:511-9. 2013
    ..Low plasma free choline concentrations are associated with poor cognitive performance. There were significant interactions between low choline or betaine and low vitamin B₁₂ or high MMA on cognitive performance...
  10. doi request reprint The effects of acute and chronic exercise on PGC-1α, irisin and browning of subcutaneous adipose tissue in humans
    Frode Norheim
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway
    FEBS J 281:739-49. 2014
    ..We observed no enhancing effect of long-term training on circulating irisin levels, and little or no effect of training on browning of subcutaneous white adipose tissue in humans...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking may reduce plasma leptin concentration via catecholamines
    Janne E Reseland
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, P O Box 1046, Blindern, N 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 73:43-9. 2005
    ..Leptin might influence body weight among smokers...
  12. doi request reprint Cognitive performance among the elderly in relation to the intake of plant foods. The Hordaland Health Study
    Eha Nurk
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 104:1190-201. 2010
    ..The only negative cognitive association was with increased intake of white bread. In the elderly, a diet rich in plant foods is associated with better performance in several cognitive abilities in a dose-dependent manner...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and plasma total homocysteine concentrations in 2 adult age groups: the Hordaland Homocysteine Study
    Paula Berstad
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1598-605. 2007
    ..The intake of n-3 (formerly called omega-3) fatty acids (FAs) may be inversely associated with plasma total homocysteine (tHcy) concentrations, but the epidemiologic data are sparse...
  14. doi request reprint Attention among very low birth weight infants following early supplementation with docosahexaenoic and arachidonic acid
    Ane C Westerberg
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 100:47-52. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint Associations between plasma polyunsaturated fatty acids, plasma stearoyl-CoA desaturase indices and body fat
    Kathrine J Vinknes
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E512-9. 2013
    ..Both n-3 and n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) regulate expression of the SCD enzymes. Whether higher plasma PUFA were associated with lower SCD indices in humans was examined...
  16. pmc Enhanced feeding and diminished postnatal growth failure in very-low-birth-weight infants
    Sissel J Moltu
    Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo Oslo University Hospital HF, Rikshospitalet Akershus University Hospital and Faculty Division AHUS, Institute for Clinical Medicine Oslo University Hospital HF, Ullevål Department of Biostatistics, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo Atlantis Medical University College, Oslo, Norway
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 58:344-51. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine whether an increased supply of energy, protein, essential fatty acids, and vitamin A reduces postnatal growth failure in very-low-birth-weight infants...
  17. pmc Maternal consumption of coffee and caffeine-containing beverages and oral clefts: a population-based case-control study in Norway
    Anne Marte W Johansen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1216-22. 2009
    ..Adjustment for known confounding factors in general had minor effects on risk estimates. Still, the authors could not rule out the possibility of uncontrolled confounding by factors associated with the habit of drinking coffee...
  18. pmc Fatty acid incubation of myotubes from humans with type 2 diabetes leads to enhanced release of beta-oxidation products because of impaired fatty acid oxidation: effects of tetradecylthioacetic acid and eicosapentaenoic acid
    Andreas J Wensaas
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Diabetes 58:527-35. 2009
    ..It is unknown whether different types of fatty acids like eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) or tetradecylthioacetic acid (TTA) influence these processes...
  19. pmc A combined transcriptomics and lipidomics analysis of subcutaneous, epididymal and mesenteric adipose tissue reveals marked functional differences
    Robert Caesar
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 5:e11525. 2010
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  20. ncbi request reprint Supplementation of n-3 fatty acids during pregnancy and lactation reduces maternal plasma lipid levels and provides DHA to the infants
    Ingrid B Helland
    Department of Paediatric Research, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:397-406. 2006
    ..We studied the effect of supplementing pregnant and lactating women with marine n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) as compared to n-6 PUFAs related to maternal and infant lipid levels...
  21. doi request reprint Intake of flavonoid-rich wine, tea, and chocolate by elderly men and women is associated with better cognitive test performance
    Eha Nurk
    Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    J Nutr 139:120-7. 2009
    ..Thus, in the elderly, a diet high in some flavonoid-rich foods is associated with better performance in several cognitive abilities in a dose-dependent manner...
  22. doi request reprint Improved Visual Perception in Very Low Birth Weight Infants on Enhanced Nutrient Supply
    Elin W Blakstad
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Akershus University Hospital and Institute for Clinical Medicine, Campus Ahus, University of Oslo, Lørenskog, Norway
    Neonatology 108:30-7. 2015
    ..Optimal nutrient supply to very low birth weight (VLBW: BW <1,500 g) infants is important for growth and neurodevelopment. Growth restriction is common among these infants and may be associated with neurocognitive impairments...
  23. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging and behavior in premature infants at 8 years of age, a randomized controlled trial with long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids
    Astrid Nylander Almaas
    Akershus University Hospital and Faculty Division AHUS, Institute for Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Nordbyhagen, Norway Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 95:41-6. 2016
    ..Diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) of the brain shows reduced white matter maturation. Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids are hypothesized to improve both myelination and behavioral outcome...
  24. doi request reprint Evaluation of the body adiposity index in a Caucasian population: the Hordaland health study
    Kathrine J Vinknes
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Postbox 1046 Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 177:586-92. 2013
    ..At the individual level and in population studies adjusted for sex, BMI outperforms BAI as a predictor of BF%...
  25. doi request reprint Dietary intake of protein is positively associated with percent body fat in middle-aged and older adults
    Kathrine J Vinknes
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    J Nutr 141:440-6. 2011
    ..15 and -0.12, respectively; P < 0.001). Our results may explain some of the conflicting data on the effects of macronutrients in different populations and suggest the potential importance of protein intake as a factor in obesity...
  26. doi request reprint Dietary fat modifications and blood pressure in subjects with the metabolic syndrome in the LIPGENE dietary intervention study
    Hanne L Gulseth
    Hormone Laboratory, Department of Clinical Endocrinology, Faculty of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital Aker, University of Oslo, Trondheimsveien 235, N 0514 Oslo, Norway
    Br J Nutr 104:160-3. 2010
    ..There were no overall differences in systolic BP (SBP), diastolic BP or pulse pressure (PP) between the dietary groups after the intervention. The high-fat diet rich in saturated fat had minor unfavourable effects on SBP and PP in males...
  27. doi request reprint First year growth among very low birth weight infants
    Ane C Westerberg
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 99:556-62. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to describe first-year growth among very low birth weight infants and the effect of growth restriction at hospital discharge on first year growth...
  28. pmc The effect of acute and long-term physical activity on extracellular matrix and serglycin in human skeletal muscle
    Marit Hjorth
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Physiol Rep 3:. 2015
    ..SRGN is a novel exercise-regulated proteoglycan in skeletal muscle with a potential role in exercise adaptation. ..
  29. doi request reprint Enhanced nutrient supply to very low birth weight infants is associated with improved white matter maturation and head growth
    Kenneth Strømmen
    Department of Neonatal Intensive Care, Women and Children s Division, Oslo University Hospital Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Norway
    Neonatology 107:68-75. 2015
    ..Extrauterine growth restriction is common among very low birth weight infants (VLBW, BW <1,500 g). Optimal postnatal nutrient supply is essential to limit growth restriction and ensure adequate growth and neurodevelopment...
  30. pmc Evaluation of energy and dietary intake estimates from a food frequency questionnaire using independent energy expenditure measurement and weighed food records
    Monica H Carlsen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute for Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Nutr J 9:37. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the relative validity of the intakes of energy, food and nutrients from the FFQ...
  31. ncbi request reprint Increased plasma levels of adipokines in preeclampsia: relationship to placenta and adipose tissue gene expression
    Fred Haugen
    Dept of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, P O Box 1046, Blindern, N 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 290:E326-33. 2006
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Maternal dietary intake of vitamin A and risk of orofacial clefts: a population-based case-control study in Norway
    Anne Marte W Johansen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1164-70. 2008
    ..20, 1.14). Maternal intake of vitamin A is associated with reduced risk of cleft palate only, and there is no evidence of increased risk of clefts among women in our study with the highest 5% of vitamin A intake...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of long-term exercise and diet intervention on plasma adipokine concentrations
    Merethe H Rokling-Andersen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1293-301. 2007
    ..Alterations in leptin and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 concentrations were previously reported from this study...
  34. ncbi request reprint Improved vitamin A supplementation regimen for breastfed very low birth weight infants
    Anne K Aurvåg
    Department of Pediatrics, Akershus University Hospital and Akershus Faculty Division, University of Oslo, Norway
    Acta Paediatr 96:1296-302. 2007
    ..Preterm infants usually have low retinol status at birth and at discharge from hospital. We have evaluated a new protocol designed to improve plasma retinol in very low birth weight infants (VLBW, birth weight < 1500 g)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Resistin expression in 3T3-L1 adipocytes is reduced by arachidonic acid
    Fred Haugen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Lipid Res 46:143-53. 2005
    ..An inhibitory effect of AA and EPA on resistin expression may explain the beneficial effect of ingesting PUFAs on insulin sensitivity...
  36. doi request reprint Proteomic identification of secreted proteins from human skeletal muscle cells and expression in response to strength training
    Frode Norheim
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 301:E1013-21. 2011
    ..vastus lateralis and m. trapezius, respectively. Identification of proteins secreted by skeletal muscle cells in vitro facilitated the discovery of novel responses in skeletal muscles of strength-training individuals...
  37. doi request reprint Growth, metabolic markers, and cognition in 8-year old children born prematurely, follow-up of a randomized controlled trial with essential fatty acids
    Christine Henriksen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, P O Box 1046, Blindern, 0317, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Pediatr 175:1165-74. 2016
    ..For the total cohort, weight gain during first year of life was neither associated with BMI, metabolic markers, nor IQ at follow-up. Blood DHA at 8 years was positively associated with IQ...
  38. doi request reprint Top single nucleotide polymorphisms affecting carbohydrate metabolism in metabolic syndrome: from the LIPGENE study
    Javier Delgado-Lista
    Lipids and Atherosclerosis Unit J D L, P P M, A G R, A I P C, A C, J L M, Department of Medicine, and Neurosurgery Unit J S, Instituto Maimónedes de Investigación Biomédica de Córdoba Hospital Universitario Reina Sofía Universidad de Córdoba, 14004 Cordoba, Spain and Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red Fisiopatologia Obesidad y Nutricion, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, 28029 Madrid, Spain Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences and Institute for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Research J A L, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AP, United Kingdom Department of Nutrition C A D, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, 0313 Oslo, Norway Unité Mixte de Recherche, Inserm 1062 C D, Research Unit in Nutrition, Obesity and Risk of Thrombosis, Faculte de Medecine, Aix Marseille University, F 13385 Marseille, France Department of Human Biology E E B, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute, Maastricht, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands Department of Clinical Biochemistry A D K, Jagiellonian University Medical College, 31 008, Krakow, Poland Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism U R
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:E384-9. 2014
    ..Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a high-prevalence condition characterized by altered energy metabolism, insulin resistance, and elevated cardiovascular risk...
  39. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin and its receptors are expressed in bone-forming cells
    Heidi S Berner
    Oral Research Laboratory, Institute for Clinical Dentistry, University of Oslo, Norway
    Bone 35:842-9. 2004
    ..If so, adiponectin may provide an important signal linking fat and body weight to bone density...
  40. ncbi request reprint The interplay between nutrients and the adipose tissue
    Fred Haugen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, PO Box 1046, Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Proc Nutr Soc 66:171-82. 2007
    ..The future challenge will be to understand the function of adipose tissue in energy homeostasis and the interplay with nutrients in order to be able to give optimal advice for the prevention and treatment of obesity...
  41. ncbi request reprint Plasma concentration of folate as a biomarker for the intake of fruit and vegetables: the Hordaland Homocysteine Study
    Asgeir Brevik
    Department of Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:434-9. 2005
    ..Nutritional biomarkers may be used to assess dietary exposure without the errors commonly associated with self-reported dietary data...
  42. doi request reprint IL-7 is expressed and secreted by human skeletal muscle cells
    Fred Haugen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, Blindern, 0317 Oslo, Norway
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 298:C807-16. 2010
    ..01) and fourfold (P = 0.04), respectively. In conclusion, we have demonstrated that IL-7 is a novel myokine regulated both in vitro and in vivo, and it may play a role in the regulation of muscle cell development...
  43. pmc Perilipin 4 in human skeletal muscle: localization and effect of physical activity
    Shirin Pourteymour
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Physiol Rep 3:. 2015
    ..In summary, we report reduced expression of PLIN4 after long-term physical activity, and preferential slow-twitch skeletal muscle fibers and plasma membrane-associated PLIN4 location...
  44. doi request reprint Enhanced feeding in very-low-birth-weight infants may cause electrolyte disturbances and septicemia--a randomized, controlled trial
    Sissel J Moltu
    Oslo University Hospital HF, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Nutr 32:207-12. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare two different feeding strategies on postnatal growth and clinical outcome during neonatal hospitalization...
  45. ncbi request reprint Leptin expression in human primary skeletal muscle cells is reduced during differentiation
    Rigmor Solberg
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Cell Biochem 96:89-96. 2005
    ..The role of leptin in these cells needs to be further characterized...
  46. ncbi request reprint Leptin stimulates human osteoblastic cell proliferation, de novo collagen synthesis, and mineralization: Impact on differentiation markers, apoptosis, and osteoclastic signaling
    Jan O Gordeladze
    Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Cell Biochem 85:825-36. 2002
    ..Leptin may also facilitate osteoblastic signaling to the osteoclast...
  47. ncbi request reprint Insulin sensitivity, body composition and adipose depots following 12 w combined endurance and strength training in dysglycemic and normoglycemic sedentary men
    Torgrim Mikal Langleite
    a Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Arch Physiol Biochem 122:167-179. 2016
    ..Insulin resistance and dysglycemia are associated with physical inactivity and adiposity, and may be improved by exercise...
  48. doi request reprint Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and cognition in VLBW infants at 8 years: an RCT
    Astrid Nylander Almaas
    Akershus University Hospital and Faculty Division AHUS, Institute for Clinical Medicine, Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and
    Pediatrics 135:972-80. 2015
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  49. pmc Molecular nutrition research: the modern way of performing nutritional science
    Frode Norheim
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Blindern, Oslo, Norway
    Nutrients 4:1898-944. 2012
    ..The ultimate goals of future nutritional research are to understand the detailed mechanisms of action for how nutrients/foods interact with the body and thereby enhance health and treat diet-related diseases...
  50. ncbi request reprint Urinary excretion of flavonoids reflects even small changes in the dietary intake of fruits and vegetables
    Asgeir Brevik
    Institute for Nutrition Research, School of Medicine, University of Oslo, P O Box 1046, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:843-9. 2004
    ..Due to the random and systematic measurement errors associated with current dietary assessment instruments, there is a need to develop more objective methods of measuring the intake of foods of importance to human health...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Nutrition for preterm infants]
    Christine Henriksen
    Institutt for ernaeringsforskning, Universitetet i Oslo, Postboks 1046 Blindern, 0316 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:1392-5. 2004
    ..In spite of an increased survival rate over the past 30 years, many challenges remain in the treatment of premature infants; their nutritional need is an important aspect...
  52. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin is reduced in gestational diabetes mellitus in normal weight women
    Trine Ranheim
    Department of Medical Genetics, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 83:341-7. 2004
    ....
  53. pmc Plasma levels of leptin and mammographic density among postmenopausal women: a cross-sectional study
    Anne Stuedal
    Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Norway
    Breast Cancer Res 8:R55. 2006
    ..Leptin is a protein produced mainly by adipose tissue and may represent a growth factor in cancer. We examined the association between leptin plasma levels and mammographic density, a biomarker for breast cancer risk...
  54. pmc Effect of energy restriction and physical exercise intervention on phenotypic flexibility as examined by transcriptomics analyses of mRNA from adipose tissue and whole body magnetic resonance imaging
    Sindre Lee
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences Faculty of Medicine University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Physiol Rep 4:. 2016
    ..Our data indicate that energy restriction and physical exercise affect energy-related pathways as well as inflammatory processes in different ways, probably related to macrophages in adipose tissue...
  55. doi request reprint Caffeine increases performance in cross-country double-poling time trial exercise
    Hans K Stadheim
    1Department of Physical Performance, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, NORWAY 2Department for the Chemical and Biological Work Environment, National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, NORWAY 3Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, NORWAY and 4Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:2175-83. 2013
    ..The purpose of our study was therefore to investigate the effects of CAF on exercise performance in DP...
  56. ncbi request reprint A bioactively modified fatty acid improves survival and impairs metastasis in preclinical models of acute leukemia
    Per O Iversen
    Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Norway
    Clin Cancer Res 12:3525-31. 2006
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  57. doi request reprint Pancreatic contamination of mesenteric adipose tissue samples can be avoided by adjusted dissection procedures
    Robert Caesar
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    J Lipid Res 49:1588-94. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Tissue-specific regulation of leptin expression and secretion by all-trans retinoic acid
    Kristin Hollung
    Institute for Nutrition Research, University of Oslo, Norway
    J Cell Biochem 92:307-15. 2004
    ..In human BeWo cells or primary osteoblasts, leptin mRNA expression levels was not changed by all-trans RA, indicating a tissue-specific regulation of leptin mRNA expression by all-trans RA...
  59. ncbi request reprint Activation of nuclear factor-kappaB by high molecular weight and globular adiponectin
    Fred Haugen
    Department of Nutrition, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Endocrinology 148:5478-86. 2007
    ..Our results indicate that adiponectin has proinflammatory properties in monocytic cells...
  60. pmc Diet-induced obesity increases NF-kappaB signaling in reporter mice
    Harald Carlsen
    Department of Nutrition, The Medical Faculty, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, P O Box 1046, Blindern, 0316, Oslo, Norway
    Genes Nutr 4:215-22. 2009
    ..In conclusion, HFD increased NF-kappaB activity in both female and male mice. However, HFD differentially increased activity in males and females. The moderate increase in abdomen of male mice may be linked to glucose intolerance...
  61. pmc Marine Ο-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids induce sex-specific changes in reinforcer-controlled behaviour and neurotransmitter metabolism in a spontaneously hypertensive rat model of ADHD
    Kine S Dervola
    Department of Biochemistry, Institute of Basic Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Behav Brain Funct 8:56. 2012
    ..Previous reports suggest that omega-3 (n-3) polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) supplements may reduce ADHD-like behaviour. Our aim was to investigate potential effects of n-3 PUFA supplementation in an animal model of ADHD...
  62. ncbi request reprint Maternal supplementation with very-long-chain n-3 fatty acids during pregnancy and lactation augments children's IQ at 4 years of age
    Ingrid B Helland
    Institute for Nutrition Research, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway Peter Möller, avd Orkla, ASA, Oslo, Norway
    Pediatrics 111:e39-44. 2003
    ....
  63. pmc Serum vitamin D concentration does not predict insulin action or secretion in European subjects with the metabolic syndrome
    Hanne L Gulseth
    Department of Clinical Endocrinology, Oslo University Hospital Aker, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Diabetes Care 33:923-5. 2010
    ..To investigate the relation between serum concentration of 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] and insulin action and secretion...
  64. ncbi request reprint Reduced secretion of triacylglycerol in CaCo-2 cells transfected with intestinal fatty acid-binding protein
    Ane Gedde-Dahl
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Norway
    Lipids 37:61-8. 2002
    ..However, secretion of triacylglycerol was markedly reduced in all the I-FABP-expressing cell lines. Our data suggest that increased expression of I-FABP leads to reduced triacylglycerol secretion in intestinal cells...
  65. ncbi request reprint Dietary predictors of plasma total homocysteine in the Hordaland Homocysteine Study
    Svetlana V Konstantinova
    Section of Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien, 31, Bergen, Norway
    Br J Nutr 98:201-10. 2007
    ..In conclusion, food items rich in B-vitamins and with a low content of fat and sugar were related to lower tHcy levels. Eggs, chicken, non-processed meat, fish and milk were inversely associated with tHcy...
  66. ncbi request reprint [The importance of adipose tissue for development of obesity and diabetes mellitus type 2]
    Kristin Hollung
    Institutt for ernaeringsforskning Universitetet i Oslo Postboks 1046 Blindern 0316 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:311-4. 2003
  67. ncbi request reprint Exploring the effects of methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene variants C677T and A1298C on the risk of orofacial clefts in 261 Norwegian case-parent triads
    Astanand Jugessur
    Center for Medical Genetics and Molecular Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Am J Epidemiol 157:1083-91. 2003
    ..These findings suggest a possible role of MTHFR and folic acid in the causation of orofacial clefts, but the strength and direction of these effects remain to be clarified...
  68. pmc Folic acid supplements and risk of facial clefts: national population based case-control study
    Allen J Wilcox
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences NIH, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    BMJ 334:464. 2007
    ..To explore the role of folic acid supplements, dietary folates, and multivitamins in the prevention of facial clefts...
  69. ncbi request reprint Plasma total homocysteine level and bone mineral density: the Hordaland Homocysteine Study
    Clara Gram Gjesdal
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, and Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Norway
    Arch Intern Med 166:88-94. 2006
    ..We examined the association of hip BMD with levels of plasma tHcy, folate, and vitamin B12 and the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) 677C-->T and 1298A-->C polymorphisms...
  70. pmc Folate and one-carbon metabolism gene polymorphisms and their associations with oral facial clefts
    Abee L Boyles
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences NIH, Durham, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 146:440-9. 2008
    ..No associations were found between any of the polymorphisms and CPO. Genetic variations in the nine metabolic genes examined here do not confer a substantial degree of risk for clefts...
  71. pmc First-trimester maternal alcohol consumption and the risk of infant oral clefts in Norway: a population-based case-control study
    Lisa A DeRoo
    Epidemiology Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences National Institutes of Health, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:638-46. 2008
    ..2 for cleft lip with or without cleft palate (95% confidence interval: 1.0, 10.2) and odds ratio = 3.0 for cleft palate only (95% confidence interval: 0.7, 13.0). Maternal binge-level drinking may increase the risk of infant clefts...
  72. ncbi request reprint [Somatic aspects of eating disorders]
    Christian A Drevon
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:3260; author reply 3261. 2004