Kristine Allin


Kristine Høigaard Allin is Head of Section for Clinical Epidemiology.  The section conducts clinical epidemiological research on own data material and on national registers within prevention, diagnostics, treatment and prognosis, post marketing medicinal research and personal medicine. At the same time the section offers scientific support to clinicians in the Capital Region. Kristine has a background within clinical and genetic epidemiology and combines basic research with genetic and clinical epidemiological research. In this way she studies the correlation between the gut and metabolic and chronic inflammatory diseases.


Selected publications:

Allin KH, Tremaroli V, Caesar R, Jensen BAH, Damgaard MTF, Bahl MI, Licht TR, Hansen TH, Nielsen T, Dantoft TM, Linneberg A, Jørgensen T, Vestergaard H, Kristiansen K, Franks PW; IMI-DIRECT consortium, Hansen T, Bäckhed F, Pedersen O. Aberrant intestinal microbiota in individuals with prediabetes. Diabetologia 2018; 61:810-20 

Rasmussen SH, Shrestha S, Bjerregaard LG, Ängquist LH, Baker JL, Jess T, Allin KH. Antibiotic exposure in early life and childhood overweight and obesity: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Diabetes Obes Metab 2018; Epub ahead of print 

Allin KH, Friedrich N, Pietzner M, Grarup N, Thuesen BH, Linneberg A, Pisinger C, Hansen T, Pedersen O, Sandholt CH. Genetic determinants of serum vitamin B12 and their relation to body mass index. Eur J Epidemiol 2017;32:125-34 

Bonfils L, Ellervik C, Friedrich N, Linneberg A, Sandholt CH, Jørgensen ME, Jørgensen T, Hansen T, Pedersen O, Allin KH. Fasting serum levels of ferritin are associated with impaired pancreatic beta cell function and decreased insulin sensitivity: a population-based study. Diabetologia 2015;58:523-33 

Allin KH, Bojesen SE, Nordestgaard BG. Baseline C-reactive protein is associated with incident cancer and survival in patients with cancer. J Clin Oncol 2009;27:2217-24

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