Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Shareen Forbes

Personal Chair of Diabetic Medicine

  1. 2015
  2. Effect of metformin on maternal and fetal outcomes in obese pregnant women (EMPOWaR): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

    Chiswick, C., Reynolds, R. M., Denison, F., Drake, A. J., Forbes, S., Newby, D. E., Walker, B. R., Quenby, S., Wray, S., Weeks, A., Lashen, H., Rodriguez, A., Murray, G., Whyte, S. & Norman, J. E., Oct 2015, In : The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Decreased maternal hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity in very severely obese pregnancy: Associations with birthweight and gestation at delivery

    Stirrat, L. I., O'Reilly, J. R., Barr, S. M., Andrew, R., Riley, S. C., Howie, A. F., Bowman, M., Smith, R., Lewis, J. G., Denison, F. C., Forbes, S., Seckl, J. R., Walker, B. R., Norman, J. E. & Reynolds, R. M., 25 Sep 2015, In : Psychoneuroendocrinology. 63, p. 135-143 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Islet transplantation from a nationally funded UK centre reaches socially deprived groups and improves metabolic outcomes

    Forbes, S., McGowan, N. W. A., Duncan, K., Anderson, D., Barclay, J., Mitchell, D., Docherty, K., Turner, D., Campbell, J. D. M. & Casey, J., Jun 2015, In : Diabetologia. 58, 6, p. 1300-1308

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Efficacy of metformin in pregnant obese women: a randomised controlled trial

    Chiswick, C. A., Reynolds, R. M., Denison, F. C., Whyte, S. A., Drake, A. J., Newby, D. E., Walker, B. R., Forbes, S., Murray, G. D., Quenby, S., Wray, S. & Norman, J. E., 14 Jan 2015, In : BMJ Open. 5, 1, p. e006854

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. 2014
  7. Home Urine C-Peptide Creatinine Ratio Can Be Used to Monitor Islet Transplant Function

    Oram, R. A., Brooks, A. M., Forbes, S., Eckoldt, S., Smith, R. M., Choudhary, P., Rosenthal, M. J., Johnson, P., Rutter, M. K., Burling, K. A., McDonald, T. J., Shaw, J. A. M. & Hattersley, A. T., Jun 2014, In : Diabetes Care. 37, 6, p. 1737-40 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Abdominal fat changes and intrahepatic fat deposition post islet transplantation: A first look

    Mistry, B., Ukkonen, A., Forbes, S. & Gray, C. D., 2014, 20th Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Chapter of ISMRM.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  9. 2013
  10. Attainment of Metabolic Goals in the Integrated UK Islet Transplant Program With Locally Isolated and Transported Preparations

    Brooks, A. M., Walker, N., Aldibbiat, A., Hughes, S., Jones, G., de Havilland, J., Choudhary, P., Huang, G. C., Parrott, N., McGowan, N. W. A., Casey, J., Mumford, L., Barker, P., Burling, K., Hovorka, R., Walker, M., Smith, R. M., Forbes, S., Rutter, M. K., Amiel, S. & 3 others, Rosenthal, M. J., Johnson, P. & Shaw, J. A. M., Dec 2013, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 13, 12, p. 3236-3243 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. A history of previous gestational diabetes mellitus is associated with adverse changes in insulin secretion and VLDL metabolism independently of increased intrahepatocellular lipid

    Forbes, S., Godsland, I. F., Taylor-Robinson, S. D., Bell, J. D., Thomas, E. L., Patel, N., Hamilton, G., Parker, K. H., Marshall, I., Gray, C. D., Bedford, D., Caslake, M., Walker, B. R. & Johnston, D. G., Sep 2013, In : Diabetologia. 56, 9, p. 2021-2033 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Suppression of Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transitioning (EMT) Enhances Ex Vivo Reprogramming of Human Exocrine Pancreatic Tissue towards Functional Insulin Producing β-Like Cells

    Lima, M. J., Muir, K. R., Docherty, H. M., Drummond, R., McGowan, N. W. A., Forbes, S., Heremans, Y., Houbracken, I., Ross, J. A., Forbes, S. J., Ravassard, P., Heimberg, H., Casey, J. & Docherty, K., Aug 2013, In : Diabetes. 62, 8, p. 2821-2833 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle