Background and activities

Dicipline/Work area

Teach radiographer students at campus Trondheim, and is responsible for study programmes Master in Medical MR Imaging, and postgraduate MR education for radiographers. Research projects in MRS and MRI, herein MRI of muscel/skeleton in rheumatoid diseases.

Expertice 

Chemist, with PhD in Medical Technology (NTNU). Experienced in MR spectroscopic analysis of fluids and tissue samples, mainly aplied in studies of cancer and other diseases.

Background

Work Experience:

2016 -          Associate Professor; NTNU, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences

2014 - 2015: Associate Professor; HiST, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences

2011 - 2014: Associate Professor; HiST, Department of Technology

2005 - 2011: Postdoc, researcher and coordinator; NTNU, Medical Faculty

2003 - 2004: PhD student; St. Olavs Hospital

1997 - 2003: Researcher and PhD student; SINTEF Unimed

Education:

2004: PhD in Medical Technology (NTNU)

1996: MsC in Chemistry (NTNU)

 

Scientific, academic and artistic work

Displaying a selection of activities. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Sitter, Beathe; Bathen, Tone Frost; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2008) High-Resolution Magic Angle Spinning Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. Cancer Imaging. Volume 2. Instrumentation and Imaging.

Others

  • Ehrnholm, Benny Per-Axel; Sitter, Beathe. (2015) Nytt Nordisk Mastergradsstudium i medisinsk MR-avbildning for yrkesaktive. Nordic congress Röntgenveckan 2015 . Nordic Society of medical radiology and radiographers; Malmö. 2015-09-08 - 2015-09-11.
  • Giskeødegård, Guro F.; Cao, Maria Dung; Lamichane, Santosh; Sitter, Beathe; Bofin, Anna M.; Lundgren, Steinar; Fjøsne, Hans Erikssønn; Bathen, Tone Frost. (2014) Metabolic characterization of triple negative breast cancer. Joint annual meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB ; Milan. 2014-05-10 - 2014-05-16.
  • Cao, Maria Dung; Giskeødegård, Guro F.; Santosh, Lamichhane; Sitter, Beathe; Lundgren, Steinar; Bofin, Anna M.; Fjøsne, Hans E.; Gribbestad, Ingrid S; Bathen, Tone. (2013) Metabolic characterization of triple negative breast cancer. ISMRM cancer workshop 2013 ; 2013-02-19 - 2013-02-22.
  • Moestue, Siver Andreas; Grinde, Maria Tunset; Marangoni, Elisabetta; Skrbo, Nirma; Rødland, Einar Andreas; Borgan, Eldrid; Kristian, Alexandr; Gorad, Saurabh Sayajirao; Sitter, Beathe; Bathen, Tone Frost; Børresen-Dale, Anne-Lise; Mælandsmo, Gunhild; Engebråten, Olav; Gribbestad, Ingrid S; Sørlie, Therese. (2013) Interplay of choline metabolites and genes in patient-derived breast cancer xenografts. ISMRM Cancer Workshop . ISMRM; Valencia. 2013-02-19 - 2013-02-22.
  • Giskeødegård, Guro F.; Geurts, Brigitte; Sitter, Beathe; Fjøsne, Hans Erikssønn; Lundgren, Steinar; Buydens, Lutgarde M. C.; Postma, Geert; Gribbestad, Ingrid S; Bathen, Tone Frost. (2012) MR metabolomics as a clinical tool for separating breast cancer and non-involved tissue. ESMRMB . European Society for MR in Medicine and Biology; Lisbon. 2012-10-04 - 2012-10-06.
  • Giskeødegård, Guro F.; Lundgren, Steinar; Sitter, Beathe; Fjøsne, Hans Erikssønn; Postma, Geert; Buydens, Lutgarde M. C.; Gribbestad, Ingrid S; Bathen, Tone Frost. (2011) Detection of MR metabolic biomarkers for breast cancer prognosis. Metabomeeting . Metabolic profiling forum; Helsinki. 2011-09-25 - 2011-09-28.
  • Grinde, Maria Tunset; Moestue, Siver Andreas; Sitter, Beathe; Mælandsmo, Gunhild; Marangoni, Eilsabetta; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2011) Metabolic profiles of three breast cancer subgroups studied with HR-MAS MRS. ESMRMB 2011 Congress ; Leipzig. 2011-10-06 - 2011-10-08.
  • Kolaas, Silje; Sitter, Beathe; Gribbestad, Ingrid S; Fjøsne, Hans Erikssønn. (2011) Midt-Nytt 18.40. NRK Midt-Nytt [TV]. 2011-09-29.
  • Bathen, Tone Frost; Sitter, Beathe; Giskeødegård, Guro F.; Buydens, LMC; Postma, G; Fjøsne, H; Lundgren, Steinar; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2010) MR determind metabolites may serve as prognostic factors in breast cancer. ISMRM 2010 . International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine; Stockholm. 2010-05-02 - 2010-05-07.
  • Sitter, Beathe; Bathen, Tone Frost; Lundgren, Steinar; Halgunset, Jostein; Fjøsne, Hans E.; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2010) Evaluating the prognostic value of breast cancer biomarker candidates identified by HR-MAS MRS tissue analysis. Improving Cancer Treatment with Advanced MR . ISMRM Cancer Study Group; Santa Cruz, California. 2010-09-19 - 2010-09-22.
  • Sitter, Beathe; Gribbestad, Ingrid S; Sliper Midling, Anne. (2010) Brystkreft: Bit for bit. Gemini [Avis]. 2010-09-14.
  • Sitter, Beathe; Heldahl, Mariann Gjervik; Bathen, Tone Frost; Bofin, Anna M.; Lundgren, Steinar; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2010) MR spectroscopy of breast cancer patients for prediction of treatment response – combining in vivo and ex vivo analysis. ISMRM (18th Scientific Meeting in the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine) ; Stockholm. 2010-05-01 - 2010-05-07.
  • Sitter, Beathe; Bathen, Tone Frost; Fjøsne, Hans E.; Halgunset, Jostein; Lundgren, Steinar; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2009) Tissue metabolic concentrations investigated with respect to prognosis for breast cancer patients. ISMRM Seventeenth Scientific Meeting and Exhibition . International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine; Honolulu, Hawaii. 2009-04-17 - 2009-04-25.
  • Bathen, Tone Frost; Sitter, Beathe; Fjøsne, H; Axelson, D; Lundgren, Steinar; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2008) Prediction of long term breast cancer survival using MR metabolomics. ISMRMR ; Torontp. 2008-05-03 - 2008-05-09.
  • Sitter, Beathe; Bathen, Tone Frost; Grinde, Maria Tunset; Fjøsne, Hans; Lundgren, Steinar; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2008) Choline profiles of breast cancer correlate to clinical tumor characteristics. ISMRM ; Toronto. 2008-05-03 - 2008-05-09.
  • Sitter, Beathe; Johnsen, Hilde; Bathen, Tone Frost; Lundgren, Steinar; Fjøsne, Hans E.; Halgunset, Jostein; Børresen-Dale, Anne-Lise; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2007) Combined HR MAS MR Spectroscopy and Gene Expression of Breast Cancer Tissue. ISMRM . International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine; Berlin. 2007-05-19 - 2007-05-25.
  • Gribbestad, Ingrid S; Bathen, Tone Frost; Sitter, Beathe. (2006) Cancer Diagnosis using HR MAS. International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Seattle . ISMRM; Seattle. 2006-05-05 - 2006-05-13.
  • Sitter, Beathe; Bathen, Tone Frost; Singstad, Trond E.; Tessem, May-Britt; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2006) Absolute quantification of breast cancer tissue metabolites by HR MAS MRS and ERETIC. MR of Cancer study group workshop: Frontiers in metabolic, molecular and clinical imaging . ISMRM; Pocono Manor, PA, USA. 2006-10-13 - 2006-10-16.
  • Sitter, Beathe; Lyng, Heidi; Bathen, Tone Frost; Jensen, Line Rørstad; Kristensen, GB; Gribbestad, Ingrid S. (2006) MR profiles of cervical cancer biopsies correlate to apotosis and cellular density. ISMRM 14th SCIENTIFIC MEETING & EXHIBITION . ISMRM; Seattle. 2006-05-06 - 2006-05-12.
  • Bathen, Tone Frost; Jensen, Line Rørstad; Sitter, Beathe; Axelson, David; Lundgren, Steinar; Halgunset, Jostein; Fjøsne, Hans; Gribbestad, Ingrid. (2005) HR MAS MRS: A tool for breast cancer grading?. International society for magnetic resonance in medicine ; MIAMI. 2005-05-07 - 2005-05-13.
  • Gribbestad, Ingrid; Sitter, Beathe; Bathen, Tone Frost. (2005) Cancer Diagnosis usin MAS. International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine . ISMRM Thirteenth Scientific Meeting and Exhibition; Miami. 2005-05-07 - 2005-05-13.
  • Jensen, Line Rørstad; Bathen, Tone; Sitter, Beathe; Axelson, David; Lundgren, Steinar; Halgunset, Jostein; Fjøsne, Hans E.; Gribbestad, Ingrid. (2005) HR MAS MR spectroscopy of breast cancer as a predictive tool for lymph node status. ISMRM Thirteenth Scientific Meeting and Exhibition . International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine; Miami Beach, Florida. 2005-05-07 - 2005-05-13.
  • Sitter, Beathe; Bathen, Tone Frost; Jensen, Line Rørstad; Axelson, David; Halgunset, Jostein; Fjøsne, Hans; Lundgren, Steinar; Gribbestad, Ingrid. (2005) MR spectroscopy of breast cancer tissue used for tumor classification and lymph node prediction. Molecular biology of breast cancer ; Molde. 2005-06-22 - 2005-06-26.