Drs. Simin Meydani and Alice H Lichtenstein talk about the recently released Scientific Report from the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee. Dr. Lichtenstein of the Cardiovascular Nutrition Lab, was Vice-Chair of the committee.
We are looking at the connections between yogurt and immune response, infectious disease, susceptibility to cancer, inflammatory markers, cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors, energy metabolism and cognitive function.
Join us Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 1:30-5:00 p.m. Behrakis Auditorium 150 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA
Featuring presentations and a panel discussion with leading HNRCA and Friedman School of Nutrition and Science Policy faculty and scientists
We have 18 individuals celebrating 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and 35 years of service to the HNRCA in 2015. Click the image to see the list. Congratulations and thanks for your contributions!
The Nutritional Immunology Lab recently published a paper in “The Journal of Immunology” showing that extra vitamin E protected older mice from a bacterial infection that commonly causes pneumonia.
New findings from the Vitamins and Carcinogenesis Lab on the effects of alcohol consumption on breast folate levels and increased breast cancer risk published in the journal “Carcinogenesis”
Evidence that dietary lycopene may prevent high fat diet-promoted liver cancer incidence, recently published in the journal Cancer Prevention Research
We invite people of all ages and backgrounds to participate in exciting nutrition research studies being conducted here at the HNRCA. Learn more about being involved and our current studies…
Welcome to HNRCA
- After Pediatric Cancer
- A Reason to Be Choosy About Fat
- Bacteria, Economics and Our Aging Population
- What's So Great About Yogurt?
- Tufts University Researchers Identify Mechanism Involved in Causing Cataracts in Mice
- The Real Problem with Eating Out
- Little Change Seen in Fast Food Portion Size, Product Formulation between 1996 and 2013
- Extra Vitamin E Protected Older Mice from Getting Common Type of Pneumonia