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Tommy Olsson

Sweden
Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine
Umeå University
Fellow:
  • 2012 and earlier
  • 2014 First Semester
  • 2022 Second Semester

Involved in these STIAS projects

Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is projected to have the greatest global rate of increase in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) over the next 20 years. Within SSA, South Africa (SA) has the highest number of people...
This project aim to study mechanisms underlying the very high occurrence of type 2 diabetes in black South African Women. This can be possible via collected blood samples from a unique cohort of women...
Obesity is closely linked the development of type 2 diabetes (T2D), a leading cause of death worldwide. Within low-to-middle income countries, the projected increase in T2D from 2010 to 2030 is estimated...
 

Related publications

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Kufe, Nyuyki Clement, Maphoko Masemola, Tinashe Chikowore, Andre Pascal Kengne, Tommy Olsson, Julia H. Goedecke and Lisa K. Micklesfield. 2019. Protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis of sex hormones and diabetes risk in ageing men and women of African ancestry. BMJ Open, 9(1), e024446. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-024446

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Mtintsilana, Asanda, Lisa K. Micklesfield, Elin Chorell, Tommy Olsson and Julia H. Goedecke. 2019. Fat redistribution and accumulation of visceral adipose tissue predicts type 2 diabetes risk in middle-aged black South African women: a 13-year longitudinal study. Nutrition & Diabetes, 9(1), 12. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41387-019-0079-8

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Zeng, Yingxu, Asanda Mtintsilana, Julia H. Goedecke, Lisa K. Micklesfield, Tommy Olsson, Elin Chorell. 2019. Alterations in the metabolism of phospholipids, bile acids and branched-chain amino acids predicts development of type 2 diabetes in black South African women: a prospective cohort study. Metabolism, 95, 57–64. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.metabol.2019.04.001

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Mtintsilana, Asanda, Lisa K. Micklesfield, Elin Chorell, Tommy Olsson, Nitin Shivappa, James R. Hebert Andre P. Kengne and Julia H. Goedecke. 2019. Adiposity Mediates the Association between the Dietary Inflammatory Index and Markers of Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Middle-Aged Black South African Women. Nutrients, 11(6), 1246. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu11061246

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Nono Nankam, Pamela A., Amy E. Mendham, Melony F. De Smidt, Dheshnie Keswell, Tommy Olsson, Matthias Blüher and Julia H. Goedecke. 2020. Changes in systemic and subcutaneous adipose tissue inflammation and oxidative stress in response to exercise training in obese black African women. The Journal of Physiology, 598(3), 503–515. https://doi.org/10.1113/JP278669

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Mendham, Amy E., Steen Larsen, Cindy George, Kevin Adams, Jon Hauksson, Tommy Olsson, T., Melony C Fortuin-de Smidt, Pamela A Nono Nankam, Olaf Hakim, Louise M. Goff, Carmen Pheiffer and Julia H. Goedecke. 2020. Exercise training results in depot-specific adaptations to adipose tissue mitochondrial function. Scientific Reports, 10(1), 3785. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-60286-x

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Nono Nankam, Pamela A., Paul J. van Jaarsveld, Elin Chorell, Melony C. Fortuin-de Smidt, Kevin Adams, Matthias Blüher, Tommy Olsson, Amy E. Mendham and Julia H. Goedecke. 2020. Circulating and Adipose Tissue Fatty Acid Composition in Black South African Women with Obesity: A Cross-Sectional Study. Nutrients, 12(6), 1619. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu12061619

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Fortuin-de Smidt, Melony C., Amy E. Mendham, Jon Hauksson, Olaf Hakim, Darko Stefanovski, Louise Clamp, Lindokuhle Phiri, Jeroen Swart, Louise M Goff, Lisa K. Micklesfield, Steven E. Kahn, Tommy Olsson and Julia Goedecke. 2020. Effect of exercise training on insulin sensitivity, hyperinsulinemia and ectopic fat in black South African women: a randomized controlled trial. European Journal of Endocrinology, 183(1), 51–61. https://doi.org/10.1530/EJE-19-0957

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Goedecke, Julia H. and Tommy Olsson. 2020. Pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes risk in black Africans: a South African perspective. Journal of Internal Medicine, 288(3), 284–294. https://doi.org/10.1111/joim.13083

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Goedecke, Julia H., Elin Chorell, Paul J. van Jaarsveld, Ulf  Risérus and Tommy Olsson. 2021. Fatty Acid Metabolism and Associations with Insulin Sensitivity Differs Between Black and White South African Women. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 106(1), e140–e151. https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgaa696

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Mendham, Amy E., Julia H. Goedecke, Yingxu Zeng, Steen Larsen, Cindy George, Jon Hauksson, Melony C Fortuin-de Smidt, M. C., Alexander V. Chibalin, Tommy Olsson and Elin Chorell. 2021. Exercise training improves mitochondrial respiration and is associated with an altered intramuscular phospholipid signature in women with obesity. Diabetologia. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00125-021-05430-6

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