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Karen L. Teff

Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Monell Chemical Senses Center
3500 Market Street
Philadelphia, Pa 19104-3308
Education:
B.Sc. (Nutrition)
McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1983.
Ph.D. (Experimental Medicine)
McGill University, Montreal, Quebec , 1988.
Post-Graduate Training
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA, 1988-1990.
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Selected Publications

Teff KL: Cephalic phase pancreatic polypeptide responses to liquid and solid stimuli in humans. Physiology & behavior Nov 2009.

Diabetes Research in Children Network Study Group, Weinzimer S., Xing D., Tansey M., Fiallo-Scharer R., Mauras N., Wysocki T., Beck R., Tamborlane W., Ruedy K.: Prolonged use of continuous glucose monitors in children with type 1 diabetes on continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion or intensive multiple-daily injection therapy. Pediatr Diabetes 10(2): 91-6, Apr 2009.

Interviewed and cited: "The truth about HFCS" Eating Well Magazine 2009.

Interviewed and cited: "Sugar vs HFCS" Fitness Magazine 2009.

Arnardottir E., Miroslaw Mackiewicz M., Gislason T., Teff KL., Pack AI.: Molecular signatures of obstructive sleep apnea: a review and perspective. Sleep 32: 447-70, 2009.

Teff KL., Grudziak J., Townsend RR., Dunn TN., Grant RW., Adams SH., Keim N., Cummings BP., Stanhope KL., Havel PJ.: Endocrine and metabolic effects of consuming fructose- and glucose-sweetened beverages with meals in obese men and women: influence of insulin resistance on plasma triglyceride responses. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 94: 1562-1569, 2009.

Diabetes Research in Children Network (DirecNet) Study Group: The accuracy of the Guardian RT continuous glucose monitor in children with type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Technol Ther 10(4): 266-72, Aug 2008.

Diabetes Research in Children Network (DirecNet) Study Group, Buckingham B., Xing D., Weinzimer S., Fiallo-Scharer R., Kollman C., Mauras N., Tsalikian E., Tamborlane W., Wysocki T., Ruedy K., Beck R.: Use of the DirecNet Applied Treatment Algorithm (DATA) for diabetes management with a real-time continuous glucose monitor (the FreeStyle Navigator). Pediatr Diabetes 9(2): 142-7, Apr 2008.

Trojanowski, JQ., Hendricks JC., Jedrziewski K., Johnson B., Michel KE., Hess RS., Cancro MP., Sleeper MM., Pignolo R., Teff KL., Aguirre GD., Lee VM-Y, Lawler DF., Pack AI., Davies PF: Exploring human/animal intersections: converging lines of evidence in comparative models of aging. Alzheimer's and Dementia 4 Page: 1-5, 2008.

Teff KL: Visceral Nerves: vagal and sympathetic innervation. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Page: 569-71, 2008.

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