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Professor Margot Umpleby

Diabetes & Metabolic Medicine Research
+44 (0)1483 688579
21 PG 00

Academic and research departments

School of Biosciences and Medicine.


Areas of specialism

Stable isotope techniques in the study of human metabolism

My qualifications

BA Natural Sciences
PhD Medicine
University of London

Affiliations and memberships

Department of Nutritional Sciences


Research interests

My publications


Whyte MB, Jackson NC, Shojaee-Moradie F, Treacher DF, Beale RJ, Jones RH, Umpleby AM. (2009)The Metabolic Effects of Intensive Insulin Therapy in Critically Ill Patients. Am J Physiol (In Press)

Smeeton F, Shojaee Moradie F, Jones RH, Westergaard L, Haahr H, Umpleby AM, Russell-Jones DL. (2009) Differential effects of insulin detemir and neutral protamine Hagedorn (NPH) insulin on hepatic glucose production and peripheral glucose uptake during hypoglycaemia in type 1 diabetes. Diabetologia. 52:2317-23

Brackenridge AL, Jackson N, Jefferson W, Stolinski M, Shojaee-Moradie F, Hovorka R, Umpleby AM, Russell-Jones D (2009) Effects of rosiglitazone and pioglitazone on lipoprotein metabolism in patients with type 2 diabetes. Diabetic Medicine 26:532-9

Giannoulis MG, Jackson N, Shojaee-Moradie F, Nair KS, Sonksen PH, Martin F, Umpleby AM. (2008) The Effects of Growth Hormone and/or Testosterone on Whole Body Protein Kinetics and Skeletal Muscle Gene Expression in Healthy Elderly Men: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 93:3066-74

Shojaee-Moradie F, Baynes KCR, Pentecost C, Bell JD, Thomas EL, Jackson NC, Stolinski M, Whyte M, Lovell D, Bowes SB, Gibney J, Jones RH, Umpleby AM (2007) Exercise training reduces fatty acid availability and improves insulin sensitivity of glucose metabolism. Diabetologia 50:404-413.

Healy ML, Gibney J, Pentecost C, Croos P, Russell-Jones DL, Sönksen PH, Umpleby AM (2006) Effects of High Dose Growth Hormone on Glucose and Glycerol Metabolism at Rest and During Exercise in Endurance-Trained Athletes. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91: 320-7.

Das S, Shahmanesh M, Stolinski M, Shojaee-Moradie F, Jefferson W, NC Jackson Cobbald M, Nightingale P, Umpleby AM. (2006) In treatment naïve and antiretroviral treated HIV infected subjects reduced plasma adiponectin is associated with a reduced fractional catabolic rate of VLDL, IDL and LDL apolipoprotein B-100. Diabetologia 49:538-42

Brackenridge A, Pearson ER, Shojaee-Moradie F, Hattersley AT, Russell-Jones DL, Umpleby AM (2006) Contrasting insulin sensitivity of endogenous glucose production rate in subjects with Hepatocyte Nuclear Factor-1β and Hepatocyte Nuclear Factor-1α mutations Diabetes 55: 405-411