Research Topics

  • Trace Elements
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Cardiometabolic Risk Factors

Key Publications

Cabral, M., Kuxhaus, O., Eichelmann, F., Kopp, J. F., Alker, W., Hackler, J., Kipp, A. P., Schwerdtle, T., Haase, H., Schomburg, L., Schulze, M. B.: Trace element profile and incidence of type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and colorectal cancer: results from the EPIC-Potsdam cohort study. Eur. J. Nutr. in press (E-pub ahead of print) (2021). [Open Access]

Cabral, M., Bangdiwala, S. I., Severo, M., Guimarães, J. T., Nogueira, L., Ramos, E.: Central and peripheral body fat distribution: different associations with low-grade inflammation in young adults? Nutr. Metab. Cardiovasc. Dis. 29(9), 931-938 (2019).

Cabral, M., Severo, M., Barros, H., Guimarães, J. T., Ramos, E.: Longitudinal association of adiposity and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein from adolescence into early adulthood. Nutr. Metab. Cardiovasc. Dis. 29(6), 590-597 (2019).

Cabral, M., Severo, M., Ramos, E.: Ability of adiposity indicators to identify elevated high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in young adults. Nutrition 63-64, 75-80 (2019).

Craveiro, V., Cabral, M., Araújo, A., Falcão, H., Barros, H., Guimarães, J. T., Ramos, E.: Association of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration with pulmonary function in young adults. Nutrients 10(11), 1728 (2018).

Cabral, M., Araújo, J., Lopes, C., Ramos, E.: Food intake and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein levels in adolescents. Nutr. Metab. Cardiovasc. Dis. 28(10), 1067-1074 (2018).

Cabral, M., Fonseca, M. J., González-Beiras, C., Santos, A. C., Correia-Costa, L., Barros, H.: Maternal smoking: a life course blood pressure determinant? Nicotine Tob. Res. 20(6), 674-680 (2018).

Cabral, M., Araújo, J., Teixeira, J., Barros, H., Martins, S., Guimarães, J. T., Lopes, C., Ramos, E.: Vitamin D levels and cardiometabolic risk factors in Portuguese adolescents. Int. J. Cardiol. 220, 501-507 (2016).