Selected publications

  • Homocysteine-lowering by B vitamins slows the rate of accelerated brain atrophy in mild cognitive impairment: a randomized controlled trial. Smith AD, Smith SM, de Jager CA, Whitbread P, Johnston C, Agacinski G, Oulhaj A, Bradley KM, Jacoby R, Refsum H. PLoS One. 2010 Sep 8;5(9):e12244. 
  • Cancer incidence and mortality after treatment with folic acid and vitamin B12. Ebbing M, Bønaa KH, Nygård O, Arnesen E, Ueland PM, Nordrehaug JE, Rasmussen K, Njølstad I, Refsum H, Nilsen DW, Tverdal A, Meyer K, Vollset SE. JAMA. 2009 Nov 18;302(19):2119-26.
  • Homocysteine, cysteine, and body composition in the Hordaland Homocysteine Study: does cysteine link amino acid and lipid metabolism? Elshorbagy AK, Nurk E, Gjesdal CG, Tell GS, Ueland PM, Nygård O, Tverdal A, Vollset SE, Refsum H. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008 Sep;88(3):738-46.
  • Facts and recommendations about total homocysteine determinations: an expert opinion. Refsum H, Smith AD, Ueland PM, Nexo E, Clarke R, McPartlin J, Johnston C, Engbaek F, Schneede J, McPartlin C, Scott JM. Clin Chem. 2004 Jan;50(1):3-32. Review.
  • Hyperhomocysteinemia and elevated methylmalonic acid indicate a high prevalence of cobalamin deficiency in Asian Indians. Refsum H, Yajnik CS, Gadkari M, Schneede J, Vollset SE, Orning L, Guttormsen AB, Joglekar A, Sayyad MG, Ulvik A, Ueland PM. Am J Clin Nutr. 2001 Aug;74(2):233-41.
  • Homocysteine and cardiovascular disease. Refsum H, Ueland PM, Nygård O, Vollset SE. Annu Rev Med. 1998;49:31-62. Review.
  • Plasma homocysteine as a risk factor for vascular disease. The European Concerted Action Project. Graham IM, Daly LE, Refsum HM, et al. JAMA. 1997 Jun 11;277(22):1775-81.
  • Plasma homocysteine levels and mortality in patients with coronary artery disease. Nygård O, Nordrehaug JE, Refsum H, Ueland PM, Farstad M, Vollset SE. N Engl J Med. 1997 Jul 24;337(4):230-6.
  • Total plasma homocysteine and cardiovascular risk profile. The Hordaland Homocysteine Study. Nygård O, Vollset SE, Refsum H, Stensvold I, Tverdal A, Nordrehaug JE, Ueland M, Kvåle G. JAMA. 1995 Nov 15;274(19):1526-33.
  • Homocysteine and other thiols in plasma and urine: automated determination and sample stability. Fiskerstrand T, Refsum H, Kvalheim G, Ueland PM. Clin Chem. 1993 Feb;39(2):263-71.
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