Carolyn F. Deacon
Carolyn F. Deacon

Associate Professor


  1. 2015
  2. Published

    Early phase glucagon and insulin secretory abnormalities, but not incretin secretion, are similarly responsible for hyperglycemia after ingestion of nutrients

    Yabe, D., Kuroe, A., Watanabe, K., Iwasaki, M., Hamasaki, A., Hamamoto, Y., Harada, N., Yamane, S., Lee, S., Murotani, K., Deacon, Carolyn F., Holst, Jens Juul, Hirano, T., Inagaki, N., Kurose, T. & Seino, Y., 2015, In : Journal of Diabetes and its Complications. 29, p. 413-421 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Effects of sitagliptin on blood pressure and heart rate in response to intraduodenal glucose infusion in type 2 diabetes

    Wu, T., Trahair, L., Bound, M., Deacon, Carolyn F., Horowitz, M., Rayner, C. & Jones, K., 2015, In : Diabetic Medicine. 32, 5, p. 595-600 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    The Use of Gastrostomy Tube for the Long-Term Remission of Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia After Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass: A Case Report

    Craig, C., Lamendola, C., Holst, Jens Juul, Deacon, Carolyn F. & McLaughlin, T., 2015, In : aace clinical case reports. 1, 2, p. e84-e87 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. 2014
  6. Published

    The impact of dipeptidyl peptidase 4 inhibition on incretin effect, glucose tolerance, and gastrointestinal-mediated glucose disposal in healthy subjects

    Rhee, N. A., Østoft, S. H., Holst, Jens Juul, Deacon, Carolyn F., Vilsbøll, T. & Knop, Filip Krag, 16 Jun 2014, In : European Journal of Endocrinology. 171, 3, p. 353-362 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Hyperglucagonaemia analysed by glucagon sandwich ELISA: nonspecific interference or truly elevated levels?

    Albrechtsen, Nicolai Jacob Wewer, Hartmann, Bolette, Veedfald, Simon, Windeløv, J. A., Plamboeck, A., Bojsen-Møller, K. N., Idorn, T., Feldt-Rasmussen, Bo, Knop, Filip Krag, Vilsbøll, T., Madsbad, Sten, Deacon, Carolyn F. & Holst, Jens Juul, 3 Jun 2014, In : Diabetologia. 57, 9, p. 1919-1926 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Effects of sitagliptin and metformin treatment on incretin hormone and insulin secretory responses to oral and "isoglycemic" intravenous glucose

    Vardarli, I., Arndt, E., Deacon, Carolyn F., Holst, Jens Juul & Nauck, M. A., Feb 2014, In : Diabetes. 63, 2, p. 663-74 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Targeting the intestinal L-cell for obesity and type 2 diabetes treatment

    Albrechtsen, Nicolai Jacob Wewer, Kuhre, Rune Ehrenreich, Deacon, Carolyn F. & Holst, Jens Juul, 1 Jan 2014, In : Expert Review of Endocrinology & Metabolism. 9, 1, p. 61-72 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Effects of sitagliptin on glycemia, incretin hormones, and antropyloroduodenal motility in response to intraduodenal glucose infusion in healthy lean and obese humans, and patients with type 2 diabetes treated with or without metformin

    Wu, T., Ma, J., Bound, M., Checklin, H., Deacon, Carolyn F., Jones, K., Horowitz, M. & Raynor, C., 2014, In : Diabetes. 63, 8, p. 2776-2787 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Effects of sitagliptin therapy on markers of low-grade inflammation and cell adhesion molecules in patients with type 2 diabetes

    Tremblay, A., Lamarche, B., Deacon, Carolyn F., Weisnagel, S. & Couture, P., 2014, In : Metabolism. 63, 9, p. 1141-1148 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Effects of the dipeptidyl peptidase IV inhibitor, vildagliptin, on glycemic, gut hormone, triglyceride, energy expenditure and energy intake responses to intraduodenal fat infusion in healthy males

    Heruc, G., Horowitz, M., Deacon, Carolyn F., Feinle-Bisset, C., Rayner, C., Luscombe-Marsh, N. & Little, T. J., 2014, In : American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism. 307, 9, p. E830-E837 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    No Effect of Aprotinin (Trasylol) on Degradation of Exogenous and Endogenous Glucagon in Human, Mouse and Rat Plasma

    Bak, M. J., Albrechtsen, Nicolai Jacob Wewer, Hartmann, Bolette, Pedersen, J., Christensen, M., Vilsboll, T., Knop, F. K., Deacon, Carolyn F., Dragsted, Lars Ove & Holst, Jens Juul, 2014, In : Journal of Endocrinology and Diabetes. 1, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Specificity and sensitivity of commercially available assays for glucagon and oxyntomodulin measurement in humans

    Bak, M. J., Albrechtsen, Nicolai Jacob Wewer, Pedersen, J., Hartmann, Bolette, Christensen, M., Vilsbøll, T., Knop, F. K., Deacon, Carolyn F., Dragsted, Lars Ove & Holst, Jens Juul, 2014, In : European Journal of Endocrinology. 170, 4, p. 529-538 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Specificity and sensitivity of commercially available assays for glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1): Implications for GLP-1 measurements in clinical studies

    Bak, M. J., Albrechtsen, Nicolai Jacob Wewer, Pedersen, J., Knop, Filip Krag, Vilsbøll, Tina, Jørgensen, N. B., Hartmann, Bolette, Deacon, Carolyn F., Dragsted, Lars Ove & Holst, Jens Juul, 2014, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. 16, 11, p. 1155-1164 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. 2013
  17. Published

    Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors for the treatment of type 2 diabetes: comparison, efficacy and safety

    Deacon, Carolyn F. & Holst, Jens Juul, Oct 2013, In : Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy. 14, 15, p. 2047-58 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Characterization of oral and intravenous glucose handling in truncally vagotomised subjects with pyloroplasty

    Plamboeck, A., Veedfald, Simon, Deacon, Carolyn F., Hartmann, Bolette, Wettergren, A., Svendsen, Lars Bo, Meisner, S., Hovendal, C., Knop, Filip Krag, Vilsbøll, Tina & Holst, Jens Juul, 23 May 2013, In : European Journal of Endocrinology. 169, p. 187-201 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    The Effect of Exogenous GLP-1 on Food Intake is Lost in Male Truncally Vagotomized Subjects with Pyloroplasty

    Plamboeck, A., Veedfald, Simon, Deacon, Carolyn F., Hartmann, Bolette, Wettergren, A., Svendsen, Lars Bo, Meisner, S., Hovendahl, C., Vilsbøll, Tina, Knop, Filip Krag & Holst, Jens Juul, 18 Apr 2013, In : American Journal of Physiology: Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. 304, p. G1117-G1127 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Is there a place for incretin therapies in obesity and prediabetes?

    Holst, Jens Juul & Deacon, Carolyn F., 13 Feb 2013, In : Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism. 24, 3, p. 145-152 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    The C-terminal extension of exendin-4 provides additional metabolic stability when added to GLP-1, while there is minimal effect of truncating exendin-4 in anaesthetized pigs

    Simonsen, L., Holst, Jens Juul, Madsen, K. & Deacon, Carolyn F., 10 Feb 2013, In : Regulatory Peptides. 181, 10, p. 17-21 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Glucagon-like peptides 1 and 2, enteroglucagon, glicentin and oxyntomodulin

    Holst, Jens Juul, Deacon, Carolyn F., Hartmann, Bolette & Pedersen, J., 2013, Handbook of Biologically Active Peptides . Kastin, AJ. (ed.). 2 ed. Elsevier, p. 1241-1250 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterEducation

  23. Published

    Islet-cell dysfunction induced by glucocorticoid treatment: potential role for altered sympathovagal balance?

    van Raalte, D. H., Kwa, K. A. A., van Genugten, R. E., Tushuizen, M. E., Holst, Jens Juul, Deacon, Carolyn F., Karemaker, J. M., Heine, R. J., Mari, A. & Diamant, M., 2013, In : Metabolism. 62, 4, p. 568-577 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. 2012
  25. Published

    Linagliptin increases incretin levels, lowers glucagon, and improves glycemic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus

    Rauch, T., Graefe-Mody, U., Deacon, Carolyn F., Ring, A., Holst, Jens Juul, Woerle, H., Dugi, K. A. & Heise, T., Nov 2012, In : Diabetes Therapy. 3, 1, p. 10

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Commentary: Is endogenous GLP-1 the only important enhancer of glucose-induced insulin secretion in type 2 diabetes?

    Deacon, Carolyn F., 2012, In : Diabetes. 61, 9, p. 2219-2220

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Glycaemic efficacy of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists and dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors as add-on therapy to metformin in subjects with type 2 diabetes—a review and meta analysis

    Deacon, Carolyn F., Mannucci, E. & Ahren, B., 2012, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Online. 14, 8, p. 762-767

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Impaired crosstalk between pulsatile insulin and glucagon secretion in prediabetic individuals

    Rohrer, S., Menge, B. A., Grüber, L., Deacon, Carolyn F., Schmidt, W. E., Veldhuis, J. D., Holst, Jens Juul & Meier, J. J., 2012, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 97, 5, p. E791-E795

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Linagliptin, a selective DPP-4 inhibitor, inhibits DPP-4, increases incretin levels, lowers glucagon, and improves glycaemic control in patients with Type 2 diabetes.

    Rauch, T., Graefe-Mody, U., Deacon, Carolyn F., Ring, A., Holst, Jens Juul, Woerle, H., Dugi, K. & Heise, T., 2012, In : Diabetes Therapy. 3, 1, p. 10

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Published

    Potential cardiovascular effects of incretin-based therapies

    Deacon, Carolyn F. & Marx, N., 2012, In : Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy. 10, p. 337-351

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    The effects of sitagliptin on gastric emptying in healthy humans – a randomised controlled study

    Stevens, J., Horowitz, M., Deacon, Carolyn F., Nauck, M., Rayner, C. & Jones, K., 2012, In : Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 36, 4, p. 379-390

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. 2011
  33. Published

    Effects of short-term therapy with glibenclamide and repaglinide on incretin hormones and oxidative damage associated with postprandial hyperglycaemia in people with type 2 diabetes mellitus

    Stephens, J. W., Bodvarsdottir, T. B., Wareham, K., Prior, S. L., Bracken, R. M., Lowe, G. D., Rumley, A., Dunseath, G., Luzio, S., Deacon, Carolyn F., Holst, Jens Juul & Bain, S. C., Nov 2011, In : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 94, 2, p. 199-206 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    GLP-1 signals via ERK in peripheral nerve and prevents nerve dysfunction in diabetic mice

    Jolivalt, C., Fineman, M., Deacon, Carolyn F., Carr, R. & Calcutt, N., Nov 2011, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. 13, 11, p. 990-1000 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Incretin hormone and insulin responses to oral versus intravenous lipid administration in humans

    Lindgren, O., Carr, R. D., Deacon, Carolyn F., Holst, Jens Juul, Pacini, G., Mari, A. & Ahrén, B., Aug 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 96, 8, p. 2519-2524 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. Published

    Loss of inverse relationship between pulsatile insulin and glucagon secretion in patients with type 2 diabetes

    Menge, B. A., Grüber, L., Jørgensen, S. M., Deacon, Carolyn F., Schmidt, W. E., Veldhuis, J. D., Holst, Jens Juul & Meier, J. J., Aug 2011, In : Diabetes. 60, 8, p. 2160-2168 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

    Dissociated incretin hormone response to protein versus fat ingestion in obese subjects

    Lindgren, O., Carr, R., Holst, Jens Juul, Deacon, Carolyn F. & Ahren, B., Jul 2011, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism Online. 13, 9, p. 863-865 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    An overview of once-weekly glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists--available efficacy and safety data and perspectives for the future

    Madsbad, Sten, Kielgast, U., Asmar, M., Deacon, Carolyn F., Torekov, Signe Sørensen & Holst, Jens Juul, May 2011, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. 13, 5, p. 394-407 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Effect of Sitagliptin therapy on postprandial lipoprotein levels in patients with type 2 diabetes

    Tremblay, A., Lamarche, B., Deacon, Carolyn F., Weisnagel, S. & Couture, P., Apr 2011, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. 13, 4, p. 366-373 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published
  41. Published

    Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors in the treatment of type 2 diabetes: A comparative review

    Deacon, Carolyn F., Jan 2011, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. 13, 1, p. 7-18 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    Acute effects of decaffeinated coffee and the major coffee components chlorogenic acid and trigonelline on incretin hormones

    Olthof, M., van Dijk, A., Deacon, Carolyn F., Heine, R. & van Dam, R., 2011, In : Nutrition & Metabolism. 8, p. Artikel 10 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibition increases portal concentrations of intact glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) to a greater extent than peripheral concentrations in anaesthetised pigs

    Hjøllund, K. R., Deacon, Carolyn F. & Holst, Jens Juul, 2011, In : Diabetologia. 54, 8, p. 2206-8 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Effects of saxagliptin on β-cell stimulation and insulin secretion in patients with type 2 diabetes

    Henry, R. R., Smith, S., Schwartz, S., Mudaliar, S. R., Deacon, Carolyn F., Holst, Jens Juul, Duan, R. Y., Chen, R. S. & List, J. F., 2011, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. 13, 9, p. 850-858 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    GIP does not potentiate the antidiabetic effects of GLP-1 in hyperglycemic patients with type 2 diabetes

    Mentis, N., Vardarli, I., Köthe, L. D., Holst, Jens Juul, Deacon, Carolyn F., Theodorakis, M., Meier, J. J. & Nauck, M. A., 2011, In : Diabetes. 60, 4, p. 1270-1276 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. Published

    Incretin-based therapies– review of the physiology, pharmacology and emerging clinical experience

    Martin, J., Deacon, Carolyn F., Gorrell, M. & Prins, J., 2011, In : Internal Medicine Journal (Online). 41, p. 299-307 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    Inhibition of DPP-4 with vildagliptin improved insulin secretion in response to oral as well as "isoglycemic" intravenous glucose without numerically changing the incretin effect in patients with type 2 diabetes

    Vardarli, I., Nauck, M. A., Köthe, L. D., Deacon, Carolyn F., Holst, Jens Juul, Schweizer, A. & Foley, J. E., 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 96, 4, p. 945-954 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Physiology of incretins in health and disease

    Deacon, Carolyn F. & Ahren, B., 2011, In : Review of Diabetic Studies. 8, 3, p. 293-306 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  49. Published

    Secretion of glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) in type 2 diabetes: what is up, what is down?

    Nauck, M. A., Vardarli, I., Deacon, Carolyn F., Holst, Jens Juul & Meier, J., 2011, In : Diabetologia. 54, 1, p. 10-18 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. 2010
  51. Published

    Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors administered in combination with metformin result in an additive increase in the plasma concentration of active GLP-1

    Migoya, E. M., Bergeron, R., Miller, J. L., Snyder, R. N. K., Tanen, M., Hilliard, D., Weiss, B., Larson, P., Gutierrez, M., Jiang, G., Liu, F., Pryor, K. A., Yao, J., Zhu, L., Holst, Jens Juul, Deacon, Carolyn F., Herman, G., Thornberry, N., Amatruda, J., Williams-Herman, D., Wagner, J. A. & SinhaRoy, R., 1 Dec 2010, In : Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 88, 6, p. 801-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  52. Published

    Impact of exogenous hyperglucagonemia on postprandial concentrations of gastric inhibitory polypeptide and glucagon-like peptide-1 in humans

    Meier, J. J., Ritter, P. R., Jacob, A., Menge, B. A., Deacon, Carolyn F., Schmidt, W. E., Nauck, M. A. & Holst, Jens Juul, 1 Aug 2010, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 95, 8, p. 4061-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. Published

    The glucagonostatic and insulinotropic effects of glucagon-like peptide 1 contribute equally to its glucose-lowering action

    Hare, K. J., Vilsbøll, Tina, Asmar, M., Deacon, Carolyn F., Knop, Filip Krag & Holst, Jens Juul, 1 Jul 2010, In : Diabetes. 59, 7, p. 1765-70 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  54. Published

    Little enhancement of meal-induced glucagon-like peptide 1 secretion in Japanese: Comparison of type 2 diabetes patients and healthy controls

    Yabe, D., Kuroe, A., Lee, S., Watanabe, K., Hyo, T., Hishizawa, M., Kurose, T., Deacon, Carolyn F., Holst, Jens Juul, Hirano, T., Inagaki, N. & Seino, Y., 22 Apr 2010, In : Journal of Diabetes Investigation. 1, 1-2, p. 56-9 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  55. Published

    Twelve weeks treatment with the DPP-4 inhibitor, sitagliptin, prevents degradation of peptide YY and improves glucose and non-glucose induced insulin secretion in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

    Aaboe, K., Knop, Filip Krag, Vilsbøll, T., Deacon, Carolyn F., Holst, Jens Juul, Madsbad, S. & Krarup, T. M., 1 Apr 2010, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. 12, 4, p. 323-33 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  56. Published

    Reversible hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia after gastric bypass: a consequence of altered nutrient delivery

    McLaughlin, T., Peck, M., Holst, Jens Juul & Deacon, Carolyn F., Apr 2010, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 95, 4, p. 1851-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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