Jan Oscarsson


Affiliation: AstraZeneca R and D


  1. Oscarsson J, Önnerhag K, Riserus U, Sundén M, Johansson L, Jansson P, et al. Effects of free omega-3 carboxylic acids and fenofibrate on liver fat content in patients with hypertriglyceridemia and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study. J Clin Lipidol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Fenofibrate increased total liver volume and total liver fat volume vs OM-3CA, indicating a complex effect of fenofibrate on human hepatic lipid metabolism. ..
  2. Lindkvist B, Nilsson C, Kvarnström M, Oscarsson J. Importance of pancreatic exocrine dysfunction in patients with type 2 diabetes: A randomized crossover study. Pancreatology. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Plasma levels of EPA and DHA after the intake of esterified versus free EPA and DHA did not correlate with FE-1 levels. ClinicalTrials.gov NCT02370537. ..
  3. Iverson C, Bacong A, Liu S, Baumgartner S, Lundström T, Oscarsson J, et al. Omega-3-carboxylic acids provide efficacious anti-inflammatory activity in models of crystal-mediated inflammation. Sci Rep. 2018;8:1217 pubmed publisher
  4. Westergren H, Svedlund S, Momo R, Blomster J, Wåhlander K, Rehnström E, et al. Insulin resistance, endothelial function, angiogenic factors and clinical outcome in non-diabetic patients with chest pain without myocardial perfusion defects. Cardiovasc Diabetol. 2016;15:36 pubmed publisher
    ..Increased systemic pro-inflammatory state and decreased levels of pro-angiogenic vascular growth factors may be important underlying molecular mechanisms. ..
  5. Oscarsson J, Hurt Camejo E. Omega-3 fatty acids eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid and their mechanisms of action on apolipoprotein B-containing lipoproteins in humans: a review. Lipids Health Dis. 2017;16:149 pubmed publisher
    ..Lowered postprandial TG levels are also explained by increased chylomicron clearance. Little is known about the specific cellular and biochemical mechanisms underlying the TG-lowering effects of EPA and DHA in humans. ..