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Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors Medicine & Life Sciences
Gene Expression Medicine & Life Sciences
Liver Medicine & Life Sciences
Adipose Tissue Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Fatty Acids Medicine & Life Sciences
Fats Medicine & Life Sciences
Diet Medicine & Life Sciences

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Lydia Afman

Person: Academic

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Joline Boogaard, MSc

Person: Technical

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Research Output 2002 2019

4 Citations (Scopus)

Age-associated Impairment of the Mucus Barrier Function is Associated with Profound Changes in Microbiota and Immunity

Sovran, B., Hugenholtz, F., Elderman, M., Van Beek, A. A., Graversen, K., Huijskes, M., Boekschoten, M. V., Savelkoul, H. F. J., De Vos, P., Dekker, J. & Wells, J. M., 5 Feb 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 1437.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Paneth Cells

Akkermansia muciniphila ameliorates the age-related decline in colonic mucus thickness and attenuates immune activation in accelerated aging Ercc1 -/Δ7 mice

van der Lugt, B., van Beek, A. A., Aalvink, S., Meijer, B., Sovran, B., Vermeij, W. P., Brandt, R. M. C., de Vos, W. M., Savelkoul, H. F. J., Steegenga, W. T. & Belzer, C., 8 Mar 2019, In : Immunity and Ageing. 16, 1, 6.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
B-Lymphoid Precursor Cells
Anti-Inflammatory Agents

Anti-inflammatory nutrition with high protein attenuates cardiac and skeletal muscle alterations in a pulmonary arterial hypertension model

Vinke, P., Bowen, T. S., Boekschoten, M. V., Witkamp, R. F., Adams, V. & van Norren, K., 15 Jul 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 10160.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Pulmonary Hypertension
Skeletal Muscle
Anti-Inflammatory Agents

Projects 2004 2019


Pure epicatechin and inflammatory gene expression profiles in circulating immune cells in (pre) hypertensive adults; a randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial

Esser, D. (Creator), Dower, J. I. (Creator), Matualatupauw, J. C. (Creator), Geleijnse, M. (Creator), Kromhout, D. (Creator), Hollman, P. C. H. (Creator), Afman, L. (Creator), Wageningen University, 25 Apr 2018


High dietary protein decreases fat deposition induced by high-fat and high-sucrose diet in rats

Chaumontet, C. (Creator), Even, P. C. (Creator), Schwarz, J. (Creator), Simonin-Foucault, A. (Creator), Piedcoq, J. (Creator), Fromentin, G. (Creator), Tomé, D. (Creator), Azzout-Marniche, D. (Creator), Wageningen University, 1 Sep 2015


Press / Media

Food science confuses general public

Sander Kersten & D. Kromhout


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Voedingswetenschap verwart consument

Sander Kersten


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment