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Michael I. Goran

Department of Preventive Medicine

University of Southern California

Los Angeles



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  • Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA. 2001 - 2013
  • Corresponding author: Michael I. Goran. 2011


  1. High fructose corn syrup and diabetes prevalence: a global perspective. Goran, M.I., Ulijaszek, S.J., Ventura, E.E. Glob. Public. Health (2013) [Pubmed]
  2. Fasting indicators of insulin sensitivity: effects of ethnicity and pubertal status. Adam, T.C., Hasson, R.E., Lane, C.J., Davis, J.N., Weigensberg, M.J., Spruijt-Metz, D., Goran, M.I. Diabetes. Care (2011) [Pubmed]
  3. Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue Macrophage Infiltration Is Associated With Hepatic and Visceral Fat Deposition, Hyperinsulinemia, and Stimulation of NF-{kappa}B Stress Pathway. Lê, K.A., Mahurkar, S., Alderete, T.L., Hasson, R.E., Adam, T.C., Kim, J.S., Beale, E., Xie, C., Greenberg, A.S., Allayee, H., Goran, M.I. Diabetes (2011) [Pubmed]
  4. Effects of PNPLA3 on liver fat and metabolic profile in Hispanic children and adolescents. Goran, M.I., Walker, R., Le, K.A., Mahurkar, S., Vikman, S., Davis, J.N., Spruijt-Metz, D., Weigensberg, M.J., Allayee, H. Diabetes (2010) [Pubmed]
  5. Persistence of pre-diabetes in overweight and obese Hispanic children: association with progressive insulin resistance, poor beta-cell function, and increasing visceral fat. Goran, M.I., Lane, C., Toledo-Corral, C., Weigensberg, M.J. Diabetes (2008) [Pubmed]
  6. Low prevalence of pediatric type 2 diabetes: where's the epidemic?. Goran, M.I., Davis, J., Kelly, L., Shaibi, G., Spruijt-Metz, D., Soni, S.M., Weigensberg, M. J. Pediatr. (2008) [Pubmed]
  7. Ethnic-specific pathways to obesity-related disease: the Hispanic vs. African-American paradox. Goran, M.I. Obesity. (Silver. Spring) (2008) [Pubmed]
  8. Deterioration of insulin sensitivity and beta-cell function in overweight Hispanic children during pubertal transition: a longitudinal assessment. Goran, M.I., Shaibi, G.Q., Weigensberg, M.J., Davis, J.N., Cruz, M.L. Int. J. Pediatr. Obes (2006) [Pubmed]
  9. Interactive multimedia for promoting physical activity (IMPACT) in children. Goran, M.I., Reynolds, K. Obes. Res. (2005) [Pubmed]
  10. Estimating energy requirements: regression based prediction equations or multiples of resting metabolic rate. Goran, M.I. Public. Health. Nutr (2005) [Pubmed]
  11. Impaired glucose tolerance and reduced beta-cell function in overweight Latino children with a positive family history for type 2 diabetes. Goran, M.I., Bergman, R.N., Avila, Q., Watkins, M., Ball, G.D., Shaibi, G.Q., Weigensberg, M.J., Cruz, M.L. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (2004) [Pubmed]
  12. Influence of family history of type 2 diabetes on insulin sensitivity in prepubertal children. Goran, M.I., Coronges, K., Bergman, R.N., Cruz, M.L., Gower, B.A. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (2003) [Pubmed]
  13. Obesity and risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease in children and adolescents. Goran, M.I., Ball, G.D., Cruz, M.L. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (2003) [Pubmed]
  14. Insulin resistance and associated compensatory responses in african-american and Hispanic children. Goran, M.I., Bergman, R.N., Cruz, M.L., Watanabe, R. Diabetes. Care (2002) [Pubmed]
  15. Metabolic precursors and effects of obesity in children: a decade of progress, 1990-1999. Goran, M.I. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. (2001) [Pubmed]
  16. Energy expenditure, physical activity, and obesity in children. Goran, M.I., Treuth, M.S. Pediatr. Clin. North Am. (2001) [Pubmed]
  17. Influence of total vs. visceral fat on insulin action and secretion in African American and white children. Goran, M.I., Bergman, R.N., Gower, B.A. Obes. Res. (2001) [Pubmed]
  18. Longitudinal study on pubertal insulin resistance. Goran, M.I., Gower, B.A. Diabetes (2001) [Pubmed]
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