Browsing Department of Biomedicine by Author "Arslan, Gülen"
No Protection against DSS-induced Colitis by Short-term Pretreatment with Seal or Fish Oils in Rats Arslan, Gülen; Erichsen, Kari; Milde, Anne Marita; Helgeland, Lars; Bjørkkjær, Tormod; Frøyland, Livar; Berstad, Arnold (Libertas Academica, 2007-04-30)Background: Omega-3 (n-3) polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) have modulating effects in several chronic infl ammatory conditions. The aim of the present study was to test whether prior short-term dietary supplementation ...Journal articlePeer reviewed
Reduced Joint Pain after Short-term Duodenal Administration of Seal Oil in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Comparison with Soy Oil Bjørkkjær, Tormod; Brunborg, Linn Anne; Arslan, Gülen; Lind, Ragna Anne; Brun, Johan Gorgas; Valen, Merete; Klementsen, Beate; Berstad, Arnold; Frøyland, Livar (Taylor & Francis, 2004)Background: Rheumatic joint pain is a common extraintestinal complication of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Because the high ratio of n-6 to n-3 fatty acids (FAs) of the Western diet might promote rheumatic disorders, ...Journal articlePeer reviewed
Short-term duodenal seal oil administration normalised n-6 to n-3 fatty acid ratio in rectal mucosa and ameliorated bodily pain in patients with inflammatory bowel disease Bjørkkjær, Tormod; Brun, Johan Gorgas; Valen, Merete; Arslan, Gülen; Lind, Ragna Anne; Brunborg, Linn Anne; Berstad, Arnold; Frøyland, Livar (BioMed Central, 2006-03-20)Background: A high dietary intake of n-6 compared to n-3 fatty acids (FAs) may promote the production of pro-inflammatory eicosanoids and cytokines. In two recent studies, short-term (10- day) duodenal administration of ...Journal articlePeer reviewed