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Deciphering Endothelial Dysfunction in the HIV-Infected Population.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2019 ;1134:193-215

Department of Chemical Pathology, University of the Witwatersrand Faculty of Health Sciences, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-12668-1_11DOI Listing
August 2019

Review: Metabolic Syndrome in Black South African Women.

Ethn Dis 2017 20;27(2):189-200. Epub 2017 Apr 20.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.18865/ed.27.2.189DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5398178PMC
July 2019

The prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease in an adult, South African black population, and the association with obesity.

Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 2019 Jun 27;65(2):100-106. Epub 2018 Nov 27.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S1121-421X.18.02495-9DOI Listing
June 2019

Sociodemographic, socioeconomic, clinical and behavioural predictors of body mass index vary by sex in rural South African adults-findings from the AWI-Gen study.

Glob Health Action 2018 ;11(sup2):1549436

a MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences , University of the Witwatersrand , Johannesburg , South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2018.1549436DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6282437PMC
June 2019

The Use of 3T3-L1 Murine Preadipocytes as a Model of Adipogenesis.

Methods Mol Biol 2019 ;1916:263-272

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-8994-2_25DOI Listing
June 2019

High burden of the metabolic syndrome and its component disorders in South Africans with psoriasis.

Int J Dermatol 2019 May 19;58(5):557-562. Epub 2018 Dec 19.

Department of Internal Medicine, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.14348DOI Listing
May 2019

Double trouble: psoriasis and cardiometabolic disorders.

Cardiovasc J Afr 2018 May/Jun 23;29(3):189-194. Epub 2017 Dec 13.

Department of Internal Medicine, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5830/CVJA-2017-055DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6107739PMC
January 2019

The effect of HIV infection on glycaemia and renal function in type 2 diabetic patients.

PLoS One 2018 28;13(6):e0199946. Epub 2018 Jun 28.

Department of Internal Medicine, Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0199946PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6023235PMC
December 2018

Demographic, socio-economic and behavioural correlates of BMI in middle-aged black men and women from urban Johannesburg, South Africa.

Glob Health Action 2018 ;11(sup2):1448250

a MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Health Sciences , University of the Witwatersrand , Johannesburg , South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2018.1448250DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6084500PMC
November 2018

The effect of lifestyle interventions on maternal body composition during pregnancy in developing countries: a systematic review.

Cardiovasc J Afr 2017 Nov/Dec 23;28(6):397-403. Epub 2017 Aug 24.

School of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5830/CVJA-2017-003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5885055PMC
August 2018

Genetic variants in SEC16B are associated with body composition in black South Africans.

Nutr Diabetes 2018 07 19;8(1):43. Epub 2018 Jul 19.

Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, National Health Laboratory Service & University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41387-018-0050-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6053407PMC
July 2018

Different adiposity indices and their association with blood pressure and hypertension in middle-aged urban black South African men and women: findings from the AWI-GEN South African Soweto Site.

BMC Public Health 2018 04 19;18(1):524. Epub 2018 Apr 19.

MRC/Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5443-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5907712PMC
April 2018

Influence of socioeconomic status on changes in body size and physical activity in ageing black South African women.

Eur Rev Aging Phys Act 2018 26;15. Epub 2018 Apr 26.

3Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s11556-018-0196-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5921976PMC
April 2018

Steatosis in South African women: How much and why?

PLoS One 2018 19;13(1):e0191388. Epub 2018 Jan 19.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0191388PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5774768PMC
March 2018

Disparities in Management of Cardiovascular Disease in Rural South Africa: Data From the HAALSI Study (Health and Aging in Africa: Longitudinal Studies of International Network for the Demographic Evaluation of Populations and Their Health Communities).

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2017 Nov;10(11)

From the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA (T.V.J., S.R., T.A.G.); Center for Health Decision Science (T.V.J., S.A.-G., T.A.G.), Department of Global Health and Population (J.S.), and Center for Population and Development Studies (F.X.G.-O.), Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA; Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service and Faculty of Health Sciences (N.J.C.) and Medical Research Council/University of the Witwatersrand Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences (A.W., F.X.G.-O., S.T.), University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; International Network for the Demographic Evaluation of Populations and Their Health Network, Accra, Ghana (F.X.G.-O.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.117.004094DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5777525PMC
November 2017

Specific knock-down of tissue non-specific alkaline phosphatase mRNA levels inhibits intracellular lipid accumulation in 3T3-L1 and HepG2 cells.

Int J Exp Pathol 2017 10 19;98(5):260-268. Epub 2017 Sep 19.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/iep.12243DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5743820PMC
October 2017

Metabolic and Body Composition Risk Factors Associated with Metabolic Syndrome in a Cohort of Women with a High Prevalence of Cardiometabolic Disease.

PLoS One 2016 2;11(9):e0162247. Epub 2016 Sep 2.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0162247PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5010252PMC
August 2017

The Role of Body Fat and Fat Distribution in Hypertension Risk in Urban Black South African Women.

PLoS One 2016 12;11(5):e0154894. Epub 2016 May 12.

South African Medical Research Council/University of the Witwatersrand Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0154894PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4865112PMC
July 2017

The role of alkaline phosphatase in intracellular lipid accumulation in the human hepatocarcinoma cell line, HepG2.

Exp Mol Pathol 2017 04 13;102(2):224-229. Epub 2017 Feb 13.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yexmp.2017.02.007DOI Listing
April 2017

Cardiometabolic risk in a population of older adults with multiple co-morbidities in rural south africa: the HAALSI (Health and Aging in Africa: longitudinal studies of INDEPTH communities) study.

BMC Public Health 2017 02 17;17(1):206. Epub 2017 Feb 17.

Medical Research Council/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 27 St. Andrew's Road, Johannesburg, Parktown, 2193, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-4117-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5314614PMC
February 2017

Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin as a diagnostic marker of acute kidney injury in pre-eclampsia.

J Obstet Gynaecol Res 2016 Nov 24;42(11):1483-1488. Epub 2016 Aug 24.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Faculty of Health Sciences, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jog.13088DOI Listing
November 2016

Is There an Association between Sleeping Patterns and Other Environmental Factors with Obesity and Blood Pressure in an Urban African Population?

PLoS One 2015 8;10(10):e0131081. Epub 2015 Oct 8.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0131081PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4598123PMC
June 2016

The Role of Lifestyle and Psycho-Social Factors in Predicting Changes in Body Composition in Black South African Women.

PLoS One 2015 14;10(7):e0132914. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0132914PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4501844PMC
April 2016

Body composition in the Study of Women Entering and in Endocrine Transition (SWEET): A perspective of African women who have a high prevalence of obesity and HIV infection.

Metabolism 2015 Sep 19;64(9):1031-41. Epub 2015 May 19.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.metabol.2015.05.009DOI Listing
September 2015

Effect of deworming on disease progression markers in HIV-1-infected pregnant women on antiretroviral therapy: a longitudinal observational study from Rwanda.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Jan 9;60(1):135-42. Epub 2014 Sep 9.

Center of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Division of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciu715DOI Listing
January 2015

Ethnic differences in pre-adipocyte intracellular lipid accumulation and alkaline phosphatase activity.

Clin Chim Acta 2015 Jan 1;438:382-7. Epub 2014 Oct 1.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of Witwatersrand Medical School, Parktown, South Africa.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S00098981140041
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cca.2014.09.022DOI Listing
January 2015

Staging reproductive aging using Stages of Reproductive Aging Workshop + 10 in black urban African women in the Study of Women Entering and in Endocrine Transition.

Menopause 2014 Nov;21(11):1225-33

From the 1Medical Research Council/Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; and 2Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GME.0000000000000235DOI Listing
November 2014

Patterns, levels and correlates of self-reported physical activity in urban black Soweto women.

BMC Public Health 2014 Sep 8;14:934. Epub 2014 Sep 8.

Centre for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine (CESSM), Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-934DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4176558PMC
September 2014

Effect of adiposity, season, diet and calcium or vitamin D supplementation on the vitamin D status of healthy urban African and Asian-Indian adults.

Br J Nutr 2014 Aug 30;112(4):590-9. Epub 2014 May 30.

National Health Laboratory Service, Department of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand,7 York Road, Parktown,Johannesburg2193,South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0007114514001202DOI Listing
August 2014

Research capacity. Enabling the genomic revolution in Africa.

Authors:
Charles Rotimi Akin Abayomi Alash'le Abimiku Victoria May Adabayeri Clement Adebamowo Ezekiel Adebiyi Adebowale D Ademola Adebowale Adeyemo Dwomoa Adu Dissou Affolabi Godfred Agongo Samuel Ajayi Sally Akarolo-Anthony Rufus Akinyemi Albert Akpalu Marianne Alberts Orlando Alonso Betancourt Ahmed Mansour Alzohairy Gobena Ameni Olukemi Amodu Gabriel Anabwani Kristian Andersen Fatiu Arogundade Oyedunni Arulogun Danny Asogun Rasheed Bakare Naby Balde Mary Lynn Baniecki Christine Beiswanger Alia Benkahla Lara Bethke Micheal Boehnke Vincent Boima James Brandful Andrew I Brooks Frank C Brosius Chester Brown Bruno Bucheton David T Burke Barrington G Burnett Stacy Carrington-Lawrence Nadia Carstens John Chisi Alan Christoffels Richard Cooper Heather Cordell Nigel Crowther Talishiea Croxton Jantina de Vries Leslie Derr Peter Donkor Seydou Doumbia Audrey Duncanson Ivy Ekem Ahmed El Sayed Mark E Engel John C K Enyaru Dean Everett Faisal M Fadlelmola Eyitayo Fakunle Kenneth H Fischbeck Anne Fischer Onikepe Folarin Junaid Gamieldien Robert F Garry Simani Gaseitsiwe Rasheed Gbadegesin Anita Ghansah Maria Giovanni Parham Goesbeck F Xavier Gomez-Olive Donald S Grant Ravnit Grewal Mark Guyer Neil A Hanchard Christian T Happi Scott Hazelhurst Branwen J Hennig Christiane Hertz- Fowler Winston Hide Friedhelm Hilderbrandt Christopher Hugo-Hamman Muntaser E Ibrahim Regina James Yasmina Jaufeerally-Fakim Carolyn Jenkins Ute Jentsch Pan-Pan Jiang Moses Joloba Victor Jongeneel Fourie Joubert Mukthar Kader Kathleen Kahn Pontiano Kaleebu Saidi H Kapiga Samar Kamal Kassim Ishmael Kasvosve Jonathan Kayondo Bernard Keavney Adeodata Kekitiinwa Sheik Humarr Khan Paul Kimmel Mary-Claire King Robert Kleta Mathurin Koffi Jeffrey Kopp Matthias Kretzler Judit Kumuthini Samuel Kyobe Catherine Kyobutungi Daniel T Lackland Karen A Lacourciere Guida Landouré Rita Lawlor Thomas Lehner Maia Lesosky Naomi Levitt Katherine Littler Zane Lombard Jeanne F Loring Sylvester Lyantagaye Annette Macleod Ebony B Madden Chengetai R Mahomva Julie Makani Manmak Mamven Marape Marape Graeme Mardon Patricia Marshall Darren P Martin Daniel Masiga Robin Mason Michael Mate-Kole Enock Matovu Mary Mayige Bongani M Mayosi Jean Claude Mbanya Sheryl A McCurdy Mark I McCarthy Helen McIlleron S O Mc'Ligeyo Corrine Merle Ana Olga Mocumbi Charles Mondo John V Moran Ayesha Motala Marva Moxey-Mims Wata Sununguko Mpoloka Chisomo L Msefula Thuli Mthiyane Nicola Mulder Gebregziab her Mulugeta Dieuodonne Mumba John Musuku Mo Nagdee Oyekanmi Nash Daouda Ndiaye Anh Quynh Nguyen Mark Nicol Oathokwa Nkomazana Shane Norris Betty Nsangi Alexander Nyarko Moffat Nyirenda Eileen Obe Reginald Obiakor Abraham Oduro Solomon F Ofori-Acquah Okechukwu Ogah Stephen Ogendo Kwaku Ohene-Frempong Akinlolu Ojo Timothy Olanrewaju John Oli Charlotte Osafo Odile Ouwe Missi Oukem-Boyer Bruce Ovbiagele Andrew Owen Mayowa Ojo Owolabi Lukman Owolabi Ellis Owusu-Dabo Guillaume Pare Rulan Parekh Hugh G Patterton Margaret B Penno Jane Peterson Rembert Pieper Jacob Plange-Rhule Martin Pollak Julia Puzak Rajkumar S Ramesar Michele Ramsay Rebekah Rasooly Shiksha Reddy Pardis C Sabeti Kwamena Sagoe Tunde Salako Oumar Samassékou Manjinder S Sandhu Osman Sankoh Fred Stephen Sarfo Marie Sarr Gasnat Shaboodien Issa Sidibe Gustave Simo Martin Simuunza Liam Smeeth Eugene Sobngwi Himla Soodyall Hermann Sorgho Oumou Sow Bah Sudha Srinivasan Dan J Stein Ezra S Susser Carmen Swanepoel Godfred Tangwa Andrew Tareila Ozlem Tastan Bishop Bamidele Tayo Nicki Tiffin Halidou Tinto Ekaete Tobin Stephen Meir Tollman Mahamadou Traoré Marsha J Treadwell Jennifer Troyer Masego Tsimako-Johnstone Vincent Tukei Ifeoma Ulasi Nzovu Ulenga Beverley van Rooyen Ablo Prudence Wachinou Salina P Waddy Alisha Wade Misaki Wayengera James Whitworth Louise Wideroff Cheryl A Winkler Sarah Winnicki Ambroise Wonkam Mengistu Yewondwos Tadase sen Nathan Yozwiak Heather Zar

Science 2014 Jun;344(6190):1346-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1251546DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4138491PMC
June 2014

Helminthic infections rates and malaria in HIV-infected pregnant women on anti-retroviral therapy in Rwanda.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013 15;7(8):e2380. Epub 2013 Aug 15.

Kigali Health Institute Department of Biomedical Laboratory Sciences, Kigali, Rwanda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002380DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3744439PMC
February 2014

Association of HIV and ART with cardiometabolic traits in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Int J Epidemiol 2013 Dec;42(6):1754-71

Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, Genetic Epidemiology Group, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK, MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda, Division of Diabetic Medicine and Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa; Chronic Diseases Initiative in Africa, Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa, Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, Blantyre, Malawi, Department of Physiology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Department of Medicine, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital, School of Medicine, University of The Gambia, Banjul, The Gambia, Department of Medicine, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria, Women's Equity in Access to Care &Treatment, Kigali, Rwanda, HIV-1 Immunopathogenesis Laboratory, Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA, Tuberculosis Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy, Division of Diabetic Medicine and Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa, Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, Grey's Hospital, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, Department of Clinical Immunology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark, HART (Hypertension in Africa Research Team), North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa, Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Africa Unit for Transdisciplinary Health Research (AUTHeR), North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa, Department of Medicine, Jos University Teachin

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyt198DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3887568PMC
December 2013

The association of 25 hydroxyvitamin D and parathyroid hormone with metabolic syndrome in two ethnic groups in South Africa.

PLoS One 2013 15;8(4):e61282. Epub 2013 Apr 15.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service and University of the Witwatersrand, Parktown, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3626636PMC
October 2013

The current waist circumference cut point used for the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in sub-Saharan African women is not appropriate.

PLoS One 2012 8;7(11):e48883. Epub 2012 Nov 8.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Faculty of Health Sciences, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0048883PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3493601PMC
May 2013

Reproducibility and levels of blood lactate transition thresholds in persons with metabolic syndrome.

Metab Syndr Relat Disord 2013 Apr 1;11(2):121-7. Epub 2013 Feb 1.

Department of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand Faculty of Health Sciences, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/met.2012.0092DOI Listing
April 2013

Appetite regulation genes are associated with body mass index in black South African adolescents: a genetic association study.

BMJ Open 2012 21;2(3). Epub 2012 May 21.

Division of Human Genetics, School of Pathology, Faculty of Health Sciences, National Health Laboratory Service and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2012-000873DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3358621PMC
October 2012

Early determinants of chronic disease in developing countries.

Authors:
Nigel J Crowther

Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 2012 Oct 22;26(5):655-65. Epub 2012 May 22.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Parktown, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.beem.2012.03.006DOI Listing
October 2012

A longitudinal study of stavudine-associated toxicities in a large cohort of South African HIV infected subjects.

BMC Infect Dis 2011 Sep 17;11:244. Epub 2011 Sep 17.

Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, Helen Joseph Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-11-244DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3189398PMC
September 2011

A longitudinal study of the changes in body fat and metabolic parameters in a South African population of HIV-positive patients receiving an antiretroviral therapeutic regimen containing stavudine.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2009 Aug;25(8):771-81

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School , Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/aid.2008.0308DOI Listing
August 2009

The human immunodeficiency virus and the cardiometabolic syndrome in the developing world: an African perspective.

J Cardiometab Syndr 2008 ;3(2):106-10

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences and Programs in HIV/AIDS Clinical Research and Community Interventions, Kigali Health Institute, Kigali, Rwanda.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4493161PMC
May 2009

The prevalence of the platelet glycoprotein IIIa Pl(A1/A2) polymorphism in three South African ethnic groups and its effect on platelet function.

Thromb Res 2008 25;123(2):316-23. Epub 2008 Jul 25.

Department of Chemical Pathology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.thromres.2008.06.007DOI Listing
March 2009

Impact of age on the independent association of adiposity with pulse-wave velocity in a population sample of African ancestry.

Am J Hypertens 2008 Aug 5;21(8):936-42. Epub 2008 Jun 5.

Cardiovascular Pathophysiology and Genomics Research Unit, School of Physiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ajh.2008.203DOI Listing
August 2008

Influence of catch-up growth on glucose tolerance and beta-cell function in 7-year-old children: results from the birth to twenty study.

Pediatrics 2008 Jun;121(6):e1715-22

Department of Chemical Pathology, NHLS, University of Witwatersrand Medical School, 7 York Rd, Parktown 2193, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2007-3147DOI Listing
June 2008

The effects of exercise training on quality of life in HAART-treated HIV-positive Rwandan subjects with body fat redistribution.

Qual Life Res 2008 Apr 5;17(3):377-85. Epub 2008 Mar 5.

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Kigali Health Institute, PO Box 3286, Kigali, Rwanda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11136-008-9319-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3167195PMC
April 2008

The influence of metabolic syndrome components on plasma PAI-1 concentrations is modified by the PAI-1 4G/5G genotype and ethnicity.

Atherosclerosis 2008 Jan 30;196(1):155-63. Epub 2007 Apr 30.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service and the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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January 2008

Exercise training reduces central adiposity and improves metabolic indices in HAART-treated HIV-positive subjects in Rwanda: a randomized controlled trial.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2008 Jan;24(1):15-23

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences and Programs in HIV/AIDS Clinical Research and Community Interventions, Kigali Health Institute, Kigali, Rwanda.

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January 2008

Assessment of quality of life in HAART-treated HIV-positive subjects with body fat redistribution in Rwanda.

AIDS Res Ther 2007 Sep 18;4:19. Epub 2007 Sep 18.

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences & Programs in HIV/AIDS Clinical Research and Community Interventions, Kigali Health Institute, B, P 3286 Kigali, Rwanda.

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September 2007

The relationship between anthropometry and serum concentrations of alkaline phosphatase isoenzymes, liver-enzymes, albumin, and bilirubin.

Am J Clin Pathol 2006 Sep;126(3):437-42

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health, Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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September 2006

The relationship between alkaline phosphatase activity and intracellular lipid accumulation in murine 3T3-L1 cells and human preadipocytes.

Anal Biochem 2006 Jul 11;354(2):247-54. Epub 2006 May 11.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of Witwatersrand Medical School, Parktown 2193, South Africa.

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July 2006

The effect of alkaline phosphatase inhibitors on intracellular lipid accumulation in preadipocytes isolated from human mammary tissue.

Ann Clin Biochem 2006 May;43(Pt 3):207-13

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, South Africa.

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May 2006

Body fat distribution and insulin resistance.

S Afr Med J 2005 Nov;95(11):878-80

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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November 2005

Alkaline phosphatase is involved in the control of adipogenesis in the murine preadipocyte cell line, 3T3-L1.

Clin Chim Acta 2005 Apr 13;354(1-2):101-9. Epub 2005 Jan 13.

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, School of Anatomical Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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April 2005

Metabolic response to a mixed meal in obese and lean women from two South african populations.

Obes Res 2002 Dec;10(12):1207-16

Department of Chemical Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, University of the Witwatersrand Faculty of Health Sciences, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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December 2002