Marleen van Greevenbroek

Associate professor

Dr Marleen van Greevenbroek is Medical Biologist (University of Utrecht, 1992) and Epidemiologist (Maastricht University, 2012). She received her PhD degree in 1997 at the University of Utrecht, on a thesis concerning the effects of fatty acids on the production of intestinal triglyceride-rich lipoproteins. In September 1997, she was appointed at the University of Maastricht (Dept. of Internal Medicine), where she was involved in studies on the metabolic and genetic aspects of obesity and cardiometabolic diseases.

Her main area of research is the identification of early events in the development of insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. In recent years, her research activities specifically focused on the role of the complement system herein. This research encompasses both cohort studies and experimental work.

 

Department of Internal Medicine
Universiteitssingel 50, 6229 ER Maastricht
PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht

  • 2024
    • DeJong, N. R., Jansen, J. F. A., van Boxtel, M. P. J., Schram, M. T., Stehouwer, C. D. A., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., van der Kallen, C. J. H., Koster, A., Eussen, S. J. P. M., de Galan, B. E., Backes, W. H., & Köhler, S. (2024). Brain structure and connectivity mediate the association between lifestyle and cognition: The Maastricht Study. Brain Communications, 6(3), Article 171. https://doi.org/10.1093/braincomms/fcae171
    • den Brok, E. J., Svensson, C. H., Panagiotou, M., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., Mertens, P. R., Vazeou, A., Mitrakou, A., Makrilakis, K., Franssen, G. H. L. M., van Kuijk, S., Proennecke, S., Mougiakakou, S., Pedersen-Bjergaard, U., de Galan, B. E., & Melissa Consortium (2024). The effect of bolus advisors on glycaemic parameters in adults with diabetes on intensive insulin therapy: A systematic review with meta-analysis. Diabetes Obesity & Metabolism, 26(5), 1950-1961. https://doi.org/10.1111/dom.15521
    • Chan, J. A., Bosma, H., Lakerveld, J., Schram, M. T., van Greevenbroek, M., & Koster, A. (2024). Social cohesion and associations with sedentary time, physical activity and dietary quality in The Maastricht Study. Preventive Medicine, 183, Article 107970. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2024.107970
    • van Gennip, A. C. E., Gupta, M. D., Houben, A. J. H. M., Berendschot, T. T. J. M., Webers, C. A. B., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., van der Kallen, C. J. H., Koster, A., Wesselius, A., Eussen, S. J. P. M., Schalkwijk, C. G., de Galan, B. E., Köhler, S., Schram, M. T., Stehouwer, C. D. A., & van Sloten, T. T. (2024). Retinal microvascular function and incidence and trajectories of clinically relevant depressive symptoms: the Maastricht Study. Psychological Medicine, 1-10. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0033291724000618
    • Delfin, C., Dragan, I., Kuznetsov, D., Tajes, J. F., Smit, F., Coral, D. E., Farzaneh, A., Haugg, A., Hungele, A., Niknejad, A., Hall, C., Jacobs, D., Marek, D., Fraser, D. P., Thuillier, D., Ahmadizar, F., Mehl, F., Pattou, F., Burdet, F., ... Ibberson, M. (2024). A Federated Database for Obesity Research: An IMI-SOPHIA Study. Life, 14(2), Article 262. https://doi.org/10.3390/life14020262
    • Beran, M., van Gennip, A. C. E., Stehouwer, C. D. A., Jansen, J. F. A., Gupta, M. D., Houben, A. J. H. M., Berendschot, T. T. J. M., Webers, C. A. B., Wesselius, A., Schalkwijk, C. G., Backes, W. H., de Jong, J. J. A., van der Kallen, C. J. H., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., Köhler, S., Vonk, J. M. J., Geerlings, M. I., Schram, M. T., & van Sloten, T. T. (2024). Microvascular Dysfunction and Whole-Brain White Matter Connectivity: The Maastricht Study. Journal of the American Heart Association, 13(3), Article e9112. https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.123.031573
    • Olsen, T., Stolt, E., Øvrebø, B., Elshorbagy, A., Tore, E. C., Lee-Ødegård, S., Troensegaard, H., Johannessen, H., Doeland, B., Vo, A. A. D., Dahl, A. F., Svendsen, K., Thoresen, M., Refsum, H., Rising, R., Barvíková, K., van Greevenbroek, M., Kožich, V., Retterstøl, K., & Vinknes, K. J. (2024). Dietary sulfur amino acid restriction in humans with overweight and obesity: a translational randomized controlled trial. Journal of Translational Medicine, 22(1), Article 40. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12967-023-04833-w
    • Meisters, R., Albers, J., Sezer, B., de Galan, B. E., Eussen, S. J. P. M., Stehouwer, C. D. A., Schram, M. T., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., Wesselius, A., Koster, A., & Bosma, H. (2024). Socioeconomic inequalities in health-related functioning among people with type 2 Diabetes: longitudinal analyses in the Maastricht Study. BMC Public Health, 24(1), Article 73. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-023-17553-z
    • van der Heide, F. C. T., Steens, I. L. M., Limmen, B., Mokhtar, S., van Boxtel, M. P. J., Schram, M. T., Köhler, S., Kroon, A. A., van der Kallen, C. J. H., Dagnelie, P. C., van Dongen, M. C. J. M., Eussen, S. J. P. M., Berendschot, T. T. J. M., Webers, C. A. B., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., Koster, A., van Sloten, T. T., Jansen, J. F. A., Backes, W. H., & Stehouwer, C. D. A. (2024). Thinner inner retinal layers are associated with lower cognitive performance, lower brain volume, and altered white matter network structure-The Maastricht Study. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 20(1), 316-329. https://doi.org/10.1002/alz.13442
    • Bellos, I., Marinaki, S., Lagiou, P., Boletis, I. N., Koster, A., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., Eussen, S. J. P. M., Savelberg, H. H. C. M., Wesselius, A., & Benetou, V. (2024). Association of kidney function with physical performance: the Maastricht study. Journal of Nephrology. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40620-024-01933-8