Despoina Theofylaktopoulou

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BACKGROUND Diet may be associated with the development of type 2 diabetes through its effects on low-grade inflammation. OBJECTIVES We investigated whether an adapted dietary inflammatory index(More)
BACKGROUND Tryptophan metabolism through the kynurenine pathway includes 2 vitamin B-6 [pyridoxal 5'-phosphate (PLP)]-dependent enzymes. We recently showed that plasma 3-hydroxykynurenine (HK) was(More)
Vitamins B2 and B6 are cofactors in the kynurenine pathway. Many of the kynurenines are neuroactive compounds with immunomodulatory effects. In the present study, we aimed to investigate plasma(More)
Background: Circulating concentrations of biomarkers that are related to vitamin status vary by factors such as diet, fortification, and supplement use. Published biomarker concentrations have also(More)
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