Publications 1990-1999

Ghebremeskel K, Burns L, Costeloe K, Burden TJ, Harbige L, Thomas B, Temple E (1999) Plasma vitamin A and E in preterm babies fed on breast milk or formula milk with or without long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids. Int J Vitam Nutr Res 69(2):83-91.

Ghebremeskel K, Bitsanis D, Koukkou E, Lowy C, Poston L and Crawford MA (1999) Post natal modulation of heart and liver phosphoglyceride fatty acids in pups. Ann Nutr Metab 43: 365-373.

Ghebremeskel K, Bitsanis D, Koukkou E, Lowy C, Poston L and Crawford MA (1999) Maternal diet high in fat reduces docosahexaenoic acid in liver lipids of newborn and sucking rat pups. Br J Nutr 81: 395-404.

Crawford MA, Bloom M, Broadhurst L, Schmidt WF, Cunnane SC, Galli C, Ghebremeskel K, Linsein F, Floyd-Smith Jand Parkington J (1999) Evidence for the function of DHA during the evolution of the modern hominid brain. Lipids 34: S39-S47.

Crawford MA, Costeloe K, Ghebremeskel K and Phylactos A (1998) The inadequacy of the essential fatty acid content of present preterm feeds. Eur J Pediatr 157(suppl 1):S23-S27.

Ghebremeskel K, Thomas B, Min Y, Stacey F, Koukkou E, Lowy C, Erskine K, Crawford M and Offley-Shore B (1998) Fatty acids in pregnant diabetic women and neonates: Implications for growth and development. In: Essential Fatty Acids and Eicosanoids, Invited Papers from the Fourth International Congress. Riemersma RA et al. (eds), Champaign, Illinois, p104-107.

Ghebremeskel K and Crawford MA (1998) The role of essential fatty acids and antioxidants in neurovascular development and complications of prematurity. In: Textbook of Perinatal Medicine. Kurjak A Ed. Parthenon Publishing, Vol.1, p853-859.

Crawford MA, Lowy C, Koukkou E, Poston L and Ghebremeskel K (1998) Sex ratio of offspring of diabetics. Lancet 351(9114):1515-1516.

Crawford MA, Costeloe K, Ghebremeskel K, Phylactos A, Skirvin L, Stacey F. (1997) Are deficits of arachidonic and docosahexaenoic acids responsible for the neural and vascular complications of preterm babies? Am J Clin Nutr. 66: 1032S-1041S.

Ghebremeskel K, Leighfield M, Leaf A, Costeloe K, Crawford MA. (1995) Fatty acid composition of plasma and red cell phospholipids of preterm babies fed on breast milk and formulae. Eur J Pediatr. 154:46-52.

Crawford MA, Ghebremeskel K, Phylactos A. (1995) The biochemistry of unsaturated fatty acids and development of preterm infants. Clinical Practice. s80: 3-6.

Ghebremeskel K, Leighfield M, Leaf A, Costeloe K, Crawford M. (1995) Fatty acid composition of plasma and red cell phospholipids of preterm babies fed on breast milk and formulae. Eur J Pediatr. 154(1):46-52.

Ghebremeskel K, Crawford MA. (1994) Nutrition and health in relation to food production and processing. Nutr Health. 9: 237-253.

Phylactos A, Ghebremeskel K, Costeloe K, Leaf AA, Harbige LS, Crawford MA. (1994) Polyunsaturated fatty acids and anti-oxidants in early development: Possible prevention of oxygen induced disorders. Eur J Clin Nutr. 48: S2.S17-S23.

Ghebremeskel K, Burns L, Burden TJ, Costeloe K, Powell JJ, Crawford MA. (1994) Vitamin A and related essential nutrients in cord blood: relationships with anthropometeric measurements at birth. Early Hum Dev. 39: 177-188.

Ghebremeskel K, Crawford MA. (1994) Nutrition and health in relation to food production and processing. Nutr Health. 9(4):237-253.

Leighfield M, Ghebremeskel K, Doyle W, Crawford MA. (1993) Proximate composition of some ready meal foods - Total fat, fatty acids and tocopherol. J Hum Nutr Dietet. 6: 51-62.

Crawford MA, Doyle W, Leaf A, Leighfield M, Ghebremeskel K, Phylactos A. (1993) Nutrition and neurodevelopmental disorders. Nutr Health. 9: 81-97.

Ghebremeskel K, Williams TD, Williams G, Gardner DA, Crawford MA. (1992) Dynamics of plasma nutrients and metabolites in moulting macaroni (Eudyptes chrysolophus) and gentoo (Pygoscelis papua) penguins. Comp Bioch Physiol. 101A: 301-307.

Williams TD, Ghebremeskel K, Williams G, Crawford MA. (1992) Breeding and moulting in macaroni penguins. Do birds exhaust their fat reserves? Comp Bioch Physiol. 103A(4): 783-785.

Ghebremeskel K, Leighfield M. (1992) Infant brain lipids and diet. Lancet. 340(8827):1093.

Harbige L, Ghebremeskel K, Williams G, Crawford MA. (1992) The hepatic fatty acids of wild rockhopper (Eudyptes crestatus) penguins pre and post-moult. Zool Sci. 9: 315-320.

Crawford MA, Budowski P, Drury P, Ghebremeskel K, Harbige L, Leighfield M, Phylactos A, Williams G (1991) The nutritional contribution to bovine spongiform encephalopathy. Nutr Health. 7(2):61-68.

Ghebremeskel K, Harbige LS, Williams G, Crawford MA, Hawkey C. (1991) The effect of dietary change on in vitro erythrocyte haemolysis, skin lesions and alopecia in common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus). Comp Biochem Physiol A. 100(4):891-896.

Harbige L, Ghebremeskel K, Crawford MA. (1991) Captive Rhinos. New Scientist 1794: 63.

Ghebremeskel K, Williams G, Gardner DA, Crawford MA. (1991) Plasma metabolites in Macaroni penguins (Eudyptes chrysolophus) arriving on land for breeding and moulting. Comp Biochem Physiol. 99A: 245-250.

Ghebremeskel K, Williams G, Harbige L, Spadetta M, Summers P. (1990) Plasma vitamins A and E and hydrogen peroxide-induced in vitro erythrocyte haemolysis in common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus). Vet Rec. 126(17):429-431.

Harbige LS, Ghebremeskel K, Williams G, Summers P. (1990) N-3 and N-6 phosphoglyceride fatty acids in relation to in vitro erythrocyte haemolysis induced by hydrogen peroxide in captive common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus). Comp Biochem Physiol B. 97(1):167-170.


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