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Christel Larsson


Christel Larsson
+46 31 786 6511

Postal Address: Box 300, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Läroverksgatan 5 , 41120 Göteborg

Department of Food and Nutrition and Sport Science (More Information)
Box 300
405 30 Göteborg
Fax: +46 31 786 2048
Visiting Address: Läroverksgatan 5 , 411 20 Göteborg

About Christel Larsson

Christel Larsson is a Professor in food and nutrition and works as vice head of the Department of Food and Nutrition, and Sport Science, with responsibility of research. She is a trained nutritionist (MSc) at Stockholm University, gained a Masters degree in Public Health at the Karolinska Institute and also has a Masters degree in Food and Nutrition at Umeå University. In 2001 she became the first doctorate in Food and Nutrition in Sweden with a thesis on young people's food habits and health. Christel has received the Kungliga Skytteanska samfundets prize for young researchers and the food company Dr. Pers Food's research prize. She is engaged in the steering committee of the national research network in epidemiology and nutrition (NEON).

Christel conducts researches and teaches in particular how to maintain health and prevent the onset of disease by promoting healthy eating habits and physical activity. She is particularly interested in food habits, physical activity and health among children and adolescents as well as dietary assessment methods. She is principal investigator of and researcher in several ongoing studies aiming to promote healthy food habits and physical activity among people. Christel has supervised and are supervisor of several PhD-students both in Food & Nutrition, Sport Science and Public Health & Epidemiology.

Latest publications

Postprandial levels of GLP-1, GIP and glucagon after 2 years of weight loss with a Paleolithic diet: A randomised controlled trial in healthy obese women
J. Otten, M. Ryberg, C. Mellberg, T. Andersson, E. Chorell et al.
European Journal of Endocrinology, Journal article 2019
Journal article

A Paleolithic-type diet results in iodine deficiency: a 2-year randomized trial in postmenopausal obese women.
Sofia Manousou, Maja Stål, Christel Larsson, C Mellberg, B Lindahl et al.
European journal of clinical nutrition, Journal article 2018
Journal article

Decreased lipogenesis-promoting factors in adipose tissue in postmenopausal women with overweight on a Paleolithic-type diet.
Caroline Blomquist, Elin Chorell, Mats Ryberg, Caroline Mellberg, Evelina Worrsjö et al.
European journal of nutrition, Journal article 2018
Journal article

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What undermines physical activity and healthy eating? - Voices of adolescents from a Swedish multicultural area
Linus Jonsson, Christina Berg, Peter Korp, Christel Larsson, Eva-Carin M Lindgren
International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity (ISBNPA), Abstract Book, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Plasma metabolomic response to postmenopausal weight loss induced by different diets
E. Chorell, M. Ryberg, Christel Larsson, S. Sandberg, C. Mellberg et al.
Metabolomics, Journal article 2016
Journal article

Engagement in new dietary habits –obese women´s experiences from participating in a 2-year diet intervention.
Christina Ahlgren, Ann Hammarström, Susanne Sandberg, Bernt Lindahl, Tommy Olsson et al.
International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, Journal article 2016
Journal article


Primary prevention of childhood obesity within child health services: the PRIMROSE cluster – RCT.
N Döring, Atar Ghaderi, B Bohman, Berit Heitman, Christel Larsson et al.
Sixth European Society for Prevention Research, Oct 22-24, 2015, Ljubljana, Solvenia., Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

A mobile phone app for dietary intake assessment in adolescents: An evalution study.
Åsa Svensson, Christel Larsson
Journal of Medical Internet Research mHealth and uHealth, Journal article 2015
Journal article

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