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The Capital Region of Denmark - a part of Copenhagen University Hospital
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Expertises

Nutrition; physiology and pathophysiology of energy and substrate metabolism; etiology and treatment of obesity; metabolic syndrome.

Main research areas

Nutrition; obesity; type 2 diabetes. Participated in EU-projects: EUROSTARCH; CARMEN; NUGENOB; DIABESITY; DIOGENES; HEALTHGRAIN; MyNewGut.

Current research

Nutrition therapies and strategies for the prevention and treatment of obesity, metabolic syndrome, and type 2 diabetes, in adults. Effects of weight control in overweight pregnant women.

Potential conflicts of interest

Member of advisory boards/consultant for: Basic Research, USA; Beachbody, USA; BioCare Copenhagen, DK; Dutch Beer Institute, NL; FeastKitchen, DK; Gelesis, USA; IKEA, SE; Lucozade Ribena Suntory, UK; McCain Foods, USA; Nestlé Research Center, Switzerland; Novo Nordisk, DK; Omega ACO, SE; Pathway Genomics, USA; Pfizer, Germany; Sanofi-Aventis, Germany; Swedish Dairy; Tetra Pak, SE; Weight Watchers, USA. Co-owner/member of the Board of consultancy company Dentacom Aps, DK; Co-founder and co-owner of University of Copenhagen spin-out companies Mobile Fitness and Flaxslim. Co-inventor of patents owned by University of Copenhagen, in accordance with Danish law.

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