Kari Tvete Inngjerdingen

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Phone +47-22857504
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 3 Farmasibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1068 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Academic Interests

Pharmacognosy. Biological active polysaccharides from medicinal plants.

Project-title: "Cultivated Vernonia kotschyana and Cochlospermum tinctorium, can they replace wild ones in products against gastric ulcer in Mali to retain the biodiversity in the country?"

Higher education and employment history

Pharmacist - Head of pharmacy, Alliance apotek Svanen, Lillehammer (2007-2009)

Advisor, RELIS, Ullevål University Hospital, Oslo (2007)

PhD, Dep. Of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, School of Pharmacy, UiO, (2002-2007):"Bioactive pectic polymers from Malian medicinal plants"

Cand.pharm., School of Pharmacy, UiO, 2000:"Woundhealing plants in Mali. A: Further studies on Glinus oppositifolius (L.) A. DC. B: Fieldwork in Dogonland and Sikasso"


Professor Terje E. Michaelsen, The Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo

Ph.d. Marit Inngjerdingen, Institute of Immunology, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo

Professor Drissa Diallo, Department of Traditional Medicine (DMT), Bamako, Mali



  • Bräunlich, Paula Marie; Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete; Inngjerdingen, Marit; Johnson, Quinton; Paulsen, Berit Smestad & Mabusela, Wilfred (2018). Polysaccharides from the South African medicinal plant Artemisia afra: Structure and activity studies. Fitoterapia.  ISSN 0367-326X.  124, s 182- 187 . doi: 10.1016/j.fitote.2017.11.016
  • Wold, Christian Winther; Kjeldsen, Christian; Corthay, Alexandre; Rise, Frode; Christensen, Bjørn E.; Duus, Jens Øllgaard & Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete (2017). Structural characterization of bioactive heteropolysaccharides from the medicinal fungus Inonotus obliquus (Chaga).. Carbohydrate Polymers.  ISSN 0144-8617.  185, s 27- 40 . doi: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2017.12.041 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Zou, Yuan-Feng; Fu, Yu-Ping; Chen, Xing-Fu; Austarheim, Ingvild; Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete; Huang, Chao; Lei, Fei-Yi; Song, Xu; Li, Lixia; Ye, Gang; Eticha, Lemlem Dugassa; Yin, Zhongqiong & Paulsen, Berit Smestad (2017). Polysaccharides with immunomodulating activity from roots of Gentiana crassicaulis. Carbohydrate Polymers.  ISSN 0144-8617.  172, s 306- 314 . doi: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2017.04.049
  • Zou, Yuanfeng; Fu, Yu-Ping; Chen, Xing-Fu; Austarheim, Ingvild; Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete; Huang, Chao; Eticha, Lemlem Dugassa; Song, Xu; Li, Lixia; Feng, Bin; He, Chang-Liang; Yin, Zhong-Qiong; Paulsen, Berit Smestad & Han, Quan-Bin (2017). Purification and partial structural characterization of a complement fixating polysaccharide from rhizomes of Ligusticum chuanxiong. Molecules.  ISSN 1420-3049.  22(2), s 1- 11 . doi: 10.3390/molecules22020287
  • Zou, Yuanfeng; Barsett, Hilde; Ho, Giang Thanh Thi; Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete; Diallo, Drissa; Michaelsen, Terje Einar & Paulsen, Berit Smestad (2015). Immunomodulating pectins from root bark, stem bark, and leaves of the Malian medicinal tree Terminalia macroptera, structure activity relations. Carbohydrate Research.  ISSN 0008-6215.  403, s 167- 173 . doi: 10.1016/j.carres.2014.05.004
  • Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete; Thöle, Christian; Diallo, Drissa; Paulsen, Berit Smestad & Hensel, Andreas (2014). Inhibition of Helicobacter pylori adhesion to human gastric adenocarcinoma epithelial cells by aqueous extracts and pectic polysaccharides from the roots of Cochlospermum tinctorium A. Rich. and Vernonia kotschyana Sch. Bip. ex Walp. Fitoterapia.  ISSN 0367-326X.  95, s 127- 132 . doi: 10.1016/j.fitote.2014.03.009
  • Zhang, Bingzhao; Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete; Zou, Yuanfeng; Rise, Frode; Michaelsen, Terje Einar; Yan, Pei-Sheng & Paulsen, Berit Smestad (2014). Characterisation and immunomodulating activities of exo-polysaccharides from submerged cultivation of Hypsizigus marmoreus. Food Chemistry.  ISSN 0308-8146.  163, s 120- 128 . doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2014.04.092
  • Zou, Yuanfeng; Chen, Xing-Fu; Malterud, Karl Egil; Rise, Frode; Barsett, Hilde; Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete; Michaelsen, Terje Einar & Paulsen, Berit Smestad (2014). Structural features and complement fixing activity of polysaccharides from Codonopsis pilosula Nannf. var. modesta L.T.Shen roots. Carbohydrate Polymers.  ISSN 0144-8617.  113, s 420- 429 . doi: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2014.07.036

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  • Harding, Stephen E; Tombs, Michael; Adams, Gary G.; Paulsen, Berit Smestad; Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete & Barsett, Hilde (2017). An Introduction to Polysaccharide Biotechnology. CRC Press.  ISBN 9781482246971.  225 s.

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  • Zou, Yuanfeng; Barsett, Hilde; Ho, Giang Thanh Thi; Inngjerdingen, Kari Tvete; Diallo, Drissa; Michaelsen, Terje Einar & Paulsen, Berit Smestad (2015). A complement fixing polysaccharide from root bark of Terminalia macroptera.

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Published Nov. 3, 2010 3:39 PM - Last modified Mar. 7, 2011 12:58 PM