Thomas Clandinin

Contact

Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Ag, Food & Nutri Sci Dept
Email
tom.clandinin@ualberta.ca

Overview

About

Degree

PhD, University of Alberta

Job/Research Area 

Nutrition 


Research

Major Responsibilities/Research Interests 

Research program is internationally recognized in the area of fatty acid metabolism and infant requirements for essential fatty acids. His research program was among the first to demonstrate that diet fat alters membrane structure and the normal functions of cells.

Publications

A combination of dexamethasone and GLP-2 increase intestinal morphology and glucose uptake in suckling rats
Author(s): Drozdowski, L.A., C. Iordache, M.T. Clandinin, G. Wild, Z. Todd, and A.B.R. Thomson
Publication Date: 2006
Publication: JPGN
Volume: 42
Issue: 1
Page Numbers: 32-39

Dietary gangliosides enhance in vitro lipid uptake in weanling rats
Author(s): Birecki, C.J., L. Drozdowski, M. Suh, E.J. Park, M.T. Clandinin, and A.B.R. Thomson
Publication Date: 2006
Publication: JPGN
Volume: 42
Issue: 1
Page Numbers: 59-64

Dietary gangliosides increase the content and molecular percentage of ether phospholipids containing 20:4n-6 and 22:6n-3 in weanling rat intestine
Author(s): Park, E.J., M. Suh, A.B.R. Thomson, K.S. Ramanujam, and M.T. Clandinin.
Publication Date: 2006
Publication: J. Nutr. Biochem.
Volume: 17
Page Numbers: 337-344

Fatty acids in blood and intestine following docosahexaenoic acid supplementation in adults with cystic fibrosis
Author(s): Jumpsen, J.A., N.E. Brown, A.B.R. Thomson, P.S.F. Man, Y.K. Goh, D. Ma., and M.T. Clandinin
Publication Date: 2006
Publication: Journal of Cystic Fibrosis
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Page Numbers: 77-84

Polyunsaturated fatty acids and anthropometric indices of children in rural China
Author(s): Barbarich, B.N., W.D. Willows, L. Wang, and M.T. Clandinin
Publication Date: 2006
Publication: European J. of Clinical Nutrition

Treatment of radiation-induced enterocolitis: A mechanistic approach
Author(s): Thomson, A.B.R., M.T. Clandinin, and G.E. Wild
Publication Date: 2006
Publication: In: Therapy of Digestive Disorders, Second Edition
Volume: 7
Issue: 54
Page Numbers: 765-772

Dietary ganglioside and long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid increase ganglioside GD3 content and alters the phospholipid profile in neonatal rat retina
Author(s): Park, E.J., M. Suh, and M.T. Clandinin
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science
Volume: 46
Issue: 7
Page Numbers: 2571-2575

Dietary ganglioside decreases cholesterol content, caveolin expression and inflammatory mediators in rat intestinal microdomains
Author(s): Park, E.J., M. Suh, B. Thomson, K. Ramanujam, A.B.R. Thomson, and M.T. Clandinin
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: Glycobiology
Volume: 15
Issue: 10
Page Numbers: 935-942

Dietary lipids modify the age-associated changes in intestinal uptake of fructose in rats
Author(s): Drozdowski, L.A., T.D. Woudstra, G.E. Wild, M.T. Clandinin, and A.B.R. Thomson
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest Liver Physiol.
Volume: 288
Page Numbers: G125-134

Dietary PUFA for preterm and term infants: Review of clinical studies
Author(s): Fleith, M. and M.T. Clandinin
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: Critical Reviews in Food Science
Volume: 45
Issue: 3
Page Numbers: 205-229

Diet-induced changes in membrane gangliosides in rat intestinal mucosa, plasma and brain
Author(s): E.J. Park, M. Suh, K. Ramanujam, K. Steiner, D. Begg and M.T. Clandinin
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: JPGN
Volume: 40
Issue: 4
Page Numbers: 487-495

Improved growth and development of preterm infants with long-term feeding of infant formulas containing arachidonic acid (ARA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)
Author(s): Clandinin, M.T., J.E. Van Aerde, K.L. Merkel, C.L. Harris, M.A. Springer, J.W. Hansen, and D.A. Diersen-Schade
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: J. Peds. 146
Volume: 146
Issue: 4
Page Numbers: 460-467

Lipid malabsorption persists after weaning in rats whose dams were given GLP-2 and dexamethasone
Author(s): Iordache, C., L.A. Drozdowski, M.T. Clandinin, G. Wild, Z. Todd, and A.B.R. Thomson
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: Lipids
Volume: 40
Issue: 11
Page Numbers: 1141-1148

Maternal dietary 22:6n-3 is more effective than 18:3n-3 in increasing the 22:6n-3 content in phospholipids of glial cells from neonatal rat brain
Author(s): Bowen, R.A. and M.T. Clandinin
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: British Journal of Nutrition
Volume: 93
Page Numbers: 601-611

Treatment of suckling rats with GLP-2 plus dexamethasone increases the ileal uptake of fatty acids in later life
Author(s): Iordache, C., L. Drozdowski, M.T. Clandinin, G. Wild, Z. Todd, and A,B,R, Thomson
Publication Date: 2005
Publication: Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest. Liver Physiol.
Volume: 288
Page Numbers: G54-G59