Marja Thorén is responsible for clinical studies on adrenal disease in particular congenital adrenal hyperplasia, primary aldosteronism and adrenocortical tumours.
Research group Growth and metabolism
Effects of oral contraceptives on diurnal profiles of insulin, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1, growth hormone and cortisol in endurance athletes with menstrual disturbance.
Hum. Reprod. 2010 Jan;25(1):85-93
Increased ratio of mRNA expression of the genes CYP17 and CYP11B1 indicates autonomous cortisol production in adrenocortical tumors.
J. Endocrinol. Invest. 2009 Nov;32(10):810-5
Amino acid profiles in adults with growth hormone (GH) deficiency before and during GH replacement therapy.
Growth Horm. IGF Res. 2009 Jun;19(3):206-11
Fractures and bone mineral density in adult women with 21-hydroxylase deficiency.
J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2007 Dec;92(12):4643-9
Metabolic profile and body composition in adult women with congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency.
J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 2007 Jan;92(1):110-6