C Papoutsakis

Summary

Affiliation: Harokopio University
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Plasma homocysteine concentrations in Greek children are influenced by an interaction between the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T genotype and folate status
    Constantina Papoutsakis
    Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    J Nutr 135:383-8. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in a Mediterranean pediatric cohort: prevalence using International Diabetes Federation-derived criteria and associations with adiponectin and leptin
    Constantina Papoutsakis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Metabolism 61:140-5. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Effect of the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR 677C>T) polymorphism on plasma homocysteine concentrations in healthy children is influenced by consumption of folate-fortified foods
    Constantina Papoutsakis
    Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Nutrition 26:969-74. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of MTHFR(C677T) genotype on plasma homocysteine concentrations in healthy children is influenced by gender
    C Papoutsakis
    Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:155-62. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Diet, blood lipid profile and physical activity patterns in primary school children from a semi-rural area of Greece
    F Magkos
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 176 71 Athens, Greece
    J Hum Nutr Diet 19:101-12, quiz 113-6. 2006
  6. doi request reprint ADIPOQ gene polymorphism rs1501299 interacts with fibre intake to affect adiponectin concentration in children: the GENe-Diet Attica Investigation on childhood obesity
    Ioanna Ntalla
    Department of Dietetics, Nutrition, Harokopio University, 70 El Venizelou St, 17671, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr 48:493-7. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Dairy intake associates with the IGF rs680 polymorphism to height variation in periadolescent children
    G V Dedoussis
    Department of Dietetics, Nutrition, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:253-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Disordered eating attitudes: an emerging health problem among Mediterranean adolescents
    M Yannakoulia
    Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eat Weight Disord 9:126-33. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma (PPARgamma) Pro12Ala polymorphism and risk for pediatric obesity
    George V Dedoussis
    Department of Dietetics Nutrition, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Clin Chem Lab Med 47:1047-50. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The Pro12Ala polymorphism in PPARgamma2 gene affects lipid parameters in Greek primary school children: A case of gene-to-gender interaction
    George V Z Dedoussis
    Department of Science in Dietetics Nutrition, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
    Am J Med Sci 333:10-5. 2007

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Plasma homocysteine concentrations in Greek children are influenced by an interaction between the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase C677T genotype and folate status
    Constantina Papoutsakis
    Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    J Nutr 135:383-8. 2005
    ..The results also show that, similar to adults, plasma folate concentration is important in determining the contribution of the MTHFR C677T mutation to tHcy concentrations in children...
  2. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome in a Mediterranean pediatric cohort: prevalence using International Diabetes Federation-derived criteria and associations with adiponectin and leptin
    Constantina Papoutsakis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Metabolism 61:140-5. 2012
    ..The MS prevalence was low, with elevated blood pressure being the most dominant feature. Finally, associations with adipokines are mediated by BMI...
  3. doi request reprint Effect of the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR 677C>T) polymorphism on plasma homocysteine concentrations in healthy children is influenced by consumption of folate-fortified foods
    Constantina Papoutsakis
    Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Nutrition 26:969-74. 2010
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  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of MTHFR(C677T) genotype on plasma homocysteine concentrations in healthy children is influenced by gender
    C Papoutsakis
    Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:155-62. 2006
    ..To explore the influence of gender, together with folate status, on the relation between the common methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) C677T polymorphism and plasma total homocysteine (tHcy) concentrations in healthy children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diet, blood lipid profile and physical activity patterns in primary school children from a semi-rural area of Greece
    F Magkos
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Harokopio University, 70 El Venizelou Avenue, 176 71 Athens, Greece
    J Hum Nutr Diet 19:101-12, quiz 113-6. 2006
    ..Risk factors for heart disease are becoming increasingly prevalent among young populations. The aim of this study was to assess the cardiovascular risk profile of young adolescents living in a semi-rural area of mainland Greece, Volos...
  6. doi request reprint ADIPOQ gene polymorphism rs1501299 interacts with fibre intake to affect adiponectin concentration in children: the GENe-Diet Attica Investigation on childhood obesity
    Ioanna Ntalla
    Department of Dietetics, Nutrition, Harokopio University, 70 El Venizelou St, 17671, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Nutr 48:493-7. 2009
    ..Interactions between genetic and environmental factors have been associated with decrease in circulating adiponectin leading to obesity...
  7. doi request reprint Dairy intake associates with the IGF rs680 polymorphism to height variation in periadolescent children
    G V Dedoussis
    Department of Dietetics, Nutrition, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:253-8. 2010
    ..We evaluated the prospect of gene-to-diet interactions in a children's cohort, for the insulin-like growth factor II (IGF) rs680 polymorphism and height variation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Disordered eating attitudes: an emerging health problem among Mediterranean adolescents
    M Yannakoulia
    Laboratory of Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Eat Weight Disord 9:126-33. 2004
    ..In conclusion, a significant percentage of students in this urban Mediterranean adolescent population found to have abnormal eating attitudes. This finding may be partly explained by the effect of cultural transition...
  9. doi request reprint Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma (PPARgamma) Pro12Ala polymorphism and risk for pediatric obesity
    George V Dedoussis
    Department of Dietetics Nutrition, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Clin Chem Lab Med 47:1047-50. 2009
    ..Variation in the peroxisome-proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARgamma) gene has been reported to alter the risk for adiposity in adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint The Pro12Ala polymorphism in PPARgamma2 gene affects lipid parameters in Greek primary school children: A case of gene-to-gender interaction
    George V Z Dedoussis
    Department of Science in Dietetics Nutrition, Harokopio University of Athens, Greece
    Am J Med Sci 333:10-5. 2007
    ..In the present study we sought to evaluate the impact of the PPAR-gamma2 Pro12Ala polymorphism on blood lipid levels of primary school children...
  11. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and physiological indices related to BMI in a cohort of primary schoolchildren in Greece
    Yannis Manios
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Am J Hum Biol 16:639-47. 2004
    ..Among the behavioral parameters known to affect BMI, those found to exert a significant effect were organized physical activities, cardiorespiratory fitness, and TV watching, but not energy or fat intake...
  12. doi request reprint Consumption of vegetables, cooked meals, and eating dinner is negatively associated with overweight status in children
    Mary Yannakoulia
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    J Pediatr 157:815-20. 2010
    ..To evaluate potential associations between diet- and physical activity-related lifestyle patterns and obesity indices in a cohort of children...
  13. doi request reprint Association between family divorce and children's BMI and meal patterns: the GENDAI Study
    Mary Yannakoulia
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1382-7. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint The Gene-Diet Attica investigation on childhood obesity (GENDAI): overview of the study design
    Constantina Papoutsakis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Harokopio University, Athens, Greece
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:309-15. 2007
    ..There is limited evidence on the role of genetic and environmental factors in the etiology of childhood obesity, a major health problem worldwide...
  15. pmc On the replication of genetic associations: timing can be everything!
    Jessica Lasky-Su
    SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 82:849-58. 2008
    ..If the specifics of age- or time-varying genetic effects are not considered in the selection of both the follow-up samples and in the statistical analysis, important genetic associations may be missed...