Publications 2006-2010

Min Y, Ghebremeskel K, Geppert J, Khalil F (2010) Effect of storage temperature and length on fatty acid composition of fingertip blood collected on filter paper. Prostaglandins Leuko Essent Fatty Acids 84(1-2): 13-18.

Al-Sinani M, Min Y, Ghebremeskel K, Qazaq HS (2010) Effectiveness of and adherence to dietary and lifestyle counselling on metabolic control in type 2 diabetic Omani patients. Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 10(3): 61-69.

Nyuar KB, Min Y, Ghebremeskel K, Khalil AKH, Elbashir MI, Crawford MA (2010) Milk of northern Sudanese mothers whose traditional diet is high in carbohydrate contains low docosahexaenoic acid. Acta Paediatrica 99(12): 1824-1827.

Crawford MA, Wang Y, Lehane C and Ghebremeskel K (2010) Chapter 6. Fatty acid ratios in free living and domestic animals. In: Modern Dietary Fat Intakes in Disease Promotion, Ed. Watson, RR.; De Meester, F.; De Meester, F.; Zibadi, S. Humana Press, Springer, New York, Dordrecht, Heidelberg, London, p95-108.

Bakheit KH, Ghebremeskel K, Pol K, Elbashir MI, Adam I (2010) Erythrocyte omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids profile in Sudanese women with pre-eclampsia. J Obstet Gynaecol 30(2):151-154.

Bakheit KH, Ghebremeskel K, Zaiger G, Elbashir MI, Adam I (2010) Erythrocyte antioxidant enzymes and plasma antioxidant vitamins in Sudanese women with pre-eclampsia. J Obstet Gynaecol 30(2):147-150.

HabitanteCA, Oyama LM, Bueno AA, Ribeiro EB, Estadella D, DamasoAR, Oller do Nascimento CM (2010). Exercise training in rats impairs the replenishment of white adipose tissue after partial lipectomy. Eur J Appl Physiol. 109(3):371-377.

Bueno AA, Oyama LM, de Macedo Motoyama CS, da Silva Biz CR, Silveira VL, Ribeiro EB, Oller do Nascimento CM (2009). Long chain saturated fatty acids increase haptoglobin gene expression in C57BL/6J mice adipose tissue and 3T3-L1 cells. Eur J Nutr. 49(4): 235-241.

Brand A, Bauer NG, Hallott A, Goldbaum O, Ghebremeskel K, Reifen R, Richter-Landsberg C (2010) Membrane lipid modification by polyunsaturated fatty acids sensitizes oligodendroglial OLN-93 cells against oxidative stress and promotes upregulation of heme oxygenase-1 (HSP32). J Neurochem. 113(2):465-476.

Geppert J, Min Y, Neville M, Lowy C, Ghebremeskel K (2009) Gender specific fatty acid profiles in platelet phosphatidyl-choline and -ethanolamine. Prost Leuk Essen Fatty Acids 82(1):51-56.

Sumich AL, Matsudaira T, Gow R, Ibrahimovic A, Ghebremeskel K, Crawford MA, Taylor E (2009) Resting state electroencephalographic correlates with red cell long chain fatty acids, memory performance and age in adolescent boys with attention and hyperactivity disorder. Neuropharmacology 57(7-8):708-14.

Zhang J, Wang Y, Meng L, Wang C, Zhao W, Chen J, Ghebremeskel K, Crawford MA (2009) Maternal and neonatal plasma n-3 and n-6 fatty acids of pregnant women and neonates from three regions of China with contrasting dietary patterns. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition 18(3):377-88.

Caraveo-Patin J, Wang Y, Soto LA, Ghebremeskel K, Lehane C, Crawford MA (2009) Eco-physiological repercussions of dietary arachidonic acid in cell membranes of active tissues of the Gray whale. Marine Ecology 30(4):437-447.

Wang Y, Lehane C, Ghebremeskel K, Crawford MA (2009) Modern organic and broiler chickens sold for human consumption provide more calories from fat than protein. Public Health Nutr 4:1-9

Izzeldin SH, Crawford MA, Ghebremeskel K (2009) Salt fortification with iodine: Sudan situation analysis. Nutr Health 20(1): 21-30.

Gow RV, Matsudaira T, Taylor E, Rubia K, Crawford M, Ghebremeskel K, Ibrahimovic A, Vallée-Tourangeau F, Williams LM, Sumich A (2009) Total red blood cell concentrations of omega-3 fatty acids are associated with emotion-elicited neural activity in adolescent boys with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 80(2-3): 151-156.

Meng LP, Zhang J, Wang YQ, Wang CR, Ghebremeskel K, Zhao WH (2008) Dietary fatty acids intake and their food sources in pregnant women from different aquatic-product intake regions in China. Acta Nutrimenta Sinica, 30(3): 249-252.

Crawford M, Broadhurst CL, Galli C, Ghebremeskel K, Holmsen H, Saugstad LF, Schmidt WF, Sinclair AJ, Cunnane SC (2008) The role of docosahexaenioc and arachidonic acids as determinants of evolution and hominid brain development. Fisheries for Global Welfare and Environment, 5th World Fisheries Congress, p57-76.

Ren H, Ghebremeskel K, Okpala I, Ugochukwu CC, Crawford A, Ibegbulam O (2008) Patients with sickle cell disease have reduced blood antioxidant protection. Int J Vit Nutr Res 78(3):139-147.

Clauss M, Diernfeld ES, Bigley KE, Wang Y, Ghebremeskel K, Hatt JM, Flach EJ, Behlert O, Castell JC, Streich WJ, Bauer JE (2008) Fatty acid status in captive and free-ranging black rhinoceroses (Diceros bicornis). J Animal Phy Animal Nutr, 92(3):231-241.

Zhou D, Ghebremeskel K, Crawford MA, Reifen R (2008) Chapter 11. The effect of vitamin A deficiency and inflammation on long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in rat colon and liver membranes. In: Malnutrition Research Advances, Editor Vesler L.W. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p183-212.

Golfetto I, McGready R, Ghebremeskel K, Min Y, Dubwitz L, Nosten P, Simpson JA, Crawford MA (2007) Fatty acid composition of milk of refugee Karen mothers. Is the level of DHA in breast milk of Western women compromised by high intake of saturated fat and linoleic acid? Nutr Health 18:319-332.

Bitsanis D, Ghebremeskel K, Moodley T, Crawford MA, Djahanbakhch OB (2006) Gestational diabetes mellitus enhances arachidonic and docosahexaenoic acids in placental phospholipids. Lipids 41(4):341-346.

Zhou D, Ghebremeskel K, Crawford MA, Reifen R (2006) Vitamin A deficiency enhances liver and colon membrane docosahexaenoic and docosapentaenoic acids in rats fed alpha-linolenic acid adequate diet. Lipids 41(3):213-219.

Domínguez YL, Hernández1 M, Matos CM, Zhou D (2006) Is B vitamins deficiency associated with prevalence of Alzheimer's disease in Cuban elderly? Nutr Health 18(2):103-118.

Hieu NT, Gainsborough M, Simpson JA, Thuy NT, Hang NN, Taylor AM, Ghebremeskel K, Crawford M, Golfetto I, Dubowitz L, Farrar J (2006) Neurological status of low risk Vietnames newborns. A comparison with a British newborn cohort. J Health Popul Nutr 24(1):57-63.

Min Y, Nam JH, Ghebremeskel K, Kim A, Crawford M (2006) A distinctive fatty acid profile in circulating lipids of Korean gestational diabetics: A pilot study. Diab Res Clin Pract 73:178-183.

Ren H, Magulike NO, Ghebremeskel K, Crawford M (2006) Primary open angle glaucoma patients have reduced levels of blood docosahexaenoic and eicosapentaenoic acids. Prostaglandins Leuko Essent Fatty Acids 74(3):157-163. 

Ren H, Ghebremeskel K, Okpala I, Ugochukwu CC, Crawford, Ibegbulam O (2006) Abnormality of erythrocyte membrane n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in sickle cell hemoglobin (HbSC) disease is not as remarkable as in sickle cell anaemia (HbSS). Prostaglandins Leuko Essent Fatty Acids 74: 1-6.

Thomas B, Ghebremeskel K, Lowy C, Offley-Shore B, Crawford MA (2006) Nutrient intake of women with and without gestational diabetes with a specific focus on fatty acids. Nutrition 22:230-236.

Ghebremeskel K, Min Y, Thomas B, Crawford M (2006) Chapter 91. The role of essential fatty acids and antioxidants in neurovascular development and complications of prematurity. pp993-1000, In: Text book of Perinatal Medicine. Ed. Kurjak A, Parthenon Publishing.