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Olle Melander

Principal investigator

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Plasma proneurotensin and incidence of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, breast cancer, and mortality.

Author

  • Olle Melander
  • Alan S Maisel
  • Peter Almgren
  • Jonas Manjer
  • Mattias Belting
  • Bo Hedblad
  • Gunnar Engström
  • Ute Kilger
  • Peter Nilsson
  • Andreas Bergmann
  • Marju Orho-Melander

Summary, in English

Neurotensin regulates both satiety and breast cancer growth in the experimental setting, but little is known about its role in the development of breast cancer or cardiometabolic disease in humans.

Department/s

  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • Genomics, Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Surgery
  • Breastcancer-genetics
  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology
  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • Diabetes - Cardiovascular Disease
  • EXODIAB: Excellence in Diabetes Research in Sweden
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2012

Language

English

Pages

1469-1475

Publication/Series

JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association

Volume

308

Issue

14

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

American Medical Association

Topic

  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
  • Endocrinology and Diabetes

Keywords

  • Breast Neoplasms: blood
  • Breast Neoplasms: mortality
  • Cardiovascular Diseases: blood
  • Cardiovascular Diseases: mortality
  • Diabetes Mellitus: blood
  • Diabetes Mellitus: mortality
  • Neurotensin: blood
  • Protein Precursors: blood
  • Sweden: epidemiology

Status

Published

Research group

  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • Genomics, Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology
  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • Diabetes - Cardiovascular Disease

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1538-3598