Mette Vesterhus
Position: Post doc, MD, PhD
Phone: +47 55 97 58 35
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Education

PhD University of Bergen, 2009

MD University of Bergen, 1999

Positions

2012 - present: post doc, Norwegian PSC Research Center, OUH and Dept. of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen

2009 - present: Clinical fellow in gastroenterology, Dept. of Medicine, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen

2006 - 2007: 12 months research stay as PhD student at Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

2005 - 2009: PhD student, Diabetes genetics, University of Bergen

Research interest

Imaging and biomarkers in PSC

 

 

Author network for Mette Vesterhus by COREMINE medical


Publications 2017

de Vries EM, Färkkilä M, Milkiewicz P, Hov JR, Eksteen B, Thorburn D, Chazouillères O, Pares A, Nygård S, Gilja OH, Wunsch E, Invernizzi P, Carbone M, Bernuzzi F, Boberg KM, Røsjø H, Rosenberg W, Beuers UH, Ponsioen CY, Karlsen TH, Vesterhus M (2017)
Enhanced liver fibrosis test predicts transplant-free survival in primary sclerosing cholangitis, a multi-centre study
Liver Int (in press)
PubMed 28267887

Vesterhus M, Holm A, Hov JR, Nygård S, Schrumpf E, Melum E, Thorbjørnsen LW, Paulsen V, Lundin K, Dale I, Gilja OH, Zweers SJLB, Vatn M, Schaap FG, Jansen PLM, Ueland T, Røsjø H, Moum B, Ponsioen CY, Boberg KM, Färkkilä M, Karlsen TH, Lund-Johansen F (2017)
Novel serum and bile protein markers predict primary sclerosing cholangitis disease severity and prognosis
J Hepatol, 66 (6), 1214-1222
PubMed 28161472

Publications 2016

Hov JR, Boberg KM, Taraldsrud E, Vesterhus M, Boyadzhieva M, Solberg IC, Schrumpf E, Vatn MH, Lie BA, Molberg Ø, Karlsen TH (2016)
Antineutrophil antibodies define clinical and genetic subgroups in primary sclerosing cholangitis
Liver Int, 37 (3), 458-465
PubMed 27558072

Jendrek ST, Gotthardt D, Nitzsche T, Widmann L, Korf T, Michaels MA, Weiss KH, Liaskou E, Vesterhus M, Karlsen TH, Mindorf S, Schemmer P, Bär F, Teegen B, Schröder T, Ehlers M, Hammers CM, Komorowski L, Lehnert H, Fellermann K, Derer S, Hov JR, Sina C (2016)
Anti-GP2 IgA autoantibodies are associated with poor survival and cholangiocarcinoma in primary sclerosing cholangitis
Gut, 66 (1), 137-144
PubMed 27406039

Jørgensen SF, Trøseid M, Kummen M, Anmarkrud JA, Michelsen AE, Osnes LT, Holm K, Høivik ML, Rashidi A, Dahl CP, Vesterhus M, Halvorsen B, Mollnes TE, Berge RK, Moum B, Lundin KE, Fevang B, Ueland T, Karlsen TH, Aukrust P, Hov JR (2016)
Altered gut microbiota profile in common variable immunodeficiency associates with levels of lipopolysaccharide and markers of systemic immune activation
Mucosal Immunol, 9 (6), 1455-1465
PubMed 26982597

Kummen M, Holm K, Anmarkrud JA, Nygård S, Vesterhus M, Høivik ML, Trøseid M, Marschall HU, Schrumpf E, Moum B, Røsjø H, Aukrust P, Karlsen TH, Hov JR (2016)
The gut microbial profile in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis is distinct from patients with ulcerative colitis without biliary disease and healthy controls
Gut, 66 (4), 611-619
PubMed 26887816

Mjelle AB, Mulabecirovic A, Hausken T, Havre RF, Gilja OH, Vesterhus M (2016)
Ultrasound and Point Shear Wave Elastography in Livers of Patients with Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Ultrasound Med Biol, 42 (9), 2146-55
PubMed 27262519

Mulabecirovic A, Vesterhus M, Gilja OH, Havre RF (2016)
In Vitro Comparison of Five Different Elastography Systems for Clinical Applications, Using Strain and Shear Wave Technology
Ultrasound Med Biol, 42 (11), 2572-2588
PubMed 27570209

Vesterhus M, Melum E (2016)
Prognostic biomarkers and surrogate end points in PSC
Liver Int, 36 (12), 1748-1751
PubMed 27864874

Zweers SJ, Shiryaev A, Komuta M, Vesterhus M, Hov JR, Perugorria MJ, de Waart DR, Chang JC, Tol S, Te Velde AA, de Jonge WJ, Banales JM, Roskams T, Beuers U, Karlsen TH, Jansen PL, Schaap FG (2016)
Elevated interleukin-8 in bile of patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis
Liver Int, 36 (9), 1370-7
PubMed 26866350

Publications 2015

Vesterhus M, Hov JR, Holm A, Schrumpf E, Nygård S, Godang K, Andersen IM, Naess S, Thorburn D, Saffioti F, Vatn M, Gilja OH, Lund-Johansen F, Syversveen T, Brabrand K, Parés A, Ponsioen CY, Pinzani M, Färkkilä M, Moum B, Ueland T, Røsjø H, Rosenberg W, Boberg KM, Karlsen TH (2015)
Enhanced liver fibrosis score predicts transplant-free survival in primary sclerosing cholangitis
Hepatology, 62 (1), 188-97
PubMed 25833813

Publications 2013

Karlsen TH, Vesterhus M, Boberg KM (2013)
Review article: controversies in the management of primary biliary cirrhosis and primary sclerosing cholangitis
Aliment Pharmacol Ther, 39 (3), 282-301
PubMed 24372568

Ræder H, McAllister FE, Tjora E, Bhatt S, Haldorsen I, Hu J, Willems SM, Vesterhus M, El Ouaamari A, Liu M, Ræder MB, Immervoll H, Hoem D, Dimcevski G, Njølstad PR, Molven A, Gygi SP, Kulkarni RN (2013)
Carboxyl-ester lipase maturity-onset diabetes of the young is associated with development of pancreatic cysts and upregulated MAPK signaling in secretin-stimulated duodenal fluid
Diabetes, 63 (1), 259-69
PubMed 24062244

Ræder H, Vesterhus M, El Ouaamari A, Paulo JA, McAllister FE, Liew CW, Hu J, Kawamori D, Molven A, Gygi SP, Njølstad PR, Kahn CR, Kulkarni RN (2013)
Absence of diabetes and pancreatic exocrine dysfunction in a transgenic model of carboxyl-ester lipase-MODY (maturity-onset diabetes of the young)
PLoS One, 8 (4), e60229
PubMed 23565203

Publications 2011

Haldorsen IS, Ræder H, Vesterhus M, Molven A, Njølstad PR (2011)
The role of pancreatic imaging in monogenic diabetes mellitus
Nat Rev Endocrinol, 8 (3), 148-59
PubMed 22124438

Johansson BB, Torsvik J, Bjørkhaug L, Vesterhus M, Ragvin A, Tjora E, Fjeld K, Hoem D, Johansson S, Ræder H, Lindquist S, Hernell O, Cnop M, Saraste J, Flatmark T, Molven A, Njølstad PR (2011)
Diabetes and pancreatic exocrine dysfunction due to mutations in the carboxyl ester lipase gene-maturity onset diabetes of the young (CEL-MODY): a protein misfolding disease
J Biol Chem, 286 (40), 34593-605
PubMed 21784842

Publications 2010

Vesterhus M, Raeder H, Kurpad AJ, Kawamori D, Molven A, Kulkarni RN, Kahn CR, Njølstad PR (2010)
Pancreatic function in carboxyl-ester lipase knockout mice
Pancreatology, 10 (4), 467-76
PubMed 20720448

Publications 2008

Haldorsen IS, Vesterhus M, Raeder H, Jensen DK, Søvik O, Molven A, Njølstad PR (2008)
Lack of pancreatic body and tail in HNF1B mutation carriers
Diabet Med, 25 (7), 782-7
PubMed 18644064

Vesterhus M, Haldorsen IS, Raeder H, Molven A, Njølstad PR (2008)
Reduced pancreatic volume in hepatocyte nuclear factor 1A-maturity-onset diabetes of the young
J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 93 (9), 3505-9
PubMed 18593771

Vesterhus M, Raeder H, Aurlien H, Gjesdal CG, Bredrup C, Holm PI, Molven A, Bindoff L, Berstad A, Njølstad PR (2008)
Neurological features and enzyme therapy in patients with endocrine and exocrine pancreas dysfunction due to CEL mutations
Diabetes Care, 31 (9), 1738-40
PubMed 18544793

Publications 2007

Vesterhus M, Raeder H, Johansson S, Molven A, Njølstad PR (2007)
Pancreatic exocrine dysfunction in maturity-onset diabetes of the young type 3
Diabetes Care, 31 (2), 306-10
PubMed 17989309