Caren E. Smith, M.S., D.V.M

Scientist III
Nutrition and Genomics Laboratory
Phone: 617-556-3102
Fax: 617-556-3344
E-mail: caren.smith@tufts.edu

Education
DVM, MS,  Tufts University

Research Focus
Nutrient-gene interactions in cardiovascular disease, exercise-gene interactions in cardiovascular disease.

Select Publications
Smith CE, Tucker KL, Arnett DK, Noel SE,  Corella D,  Borecki IB, Feitosa MF,  Aslibekyan S,  Parnell LD,  Lai CQ,  Lee YC, Ordovas JM. Apolipoprotein A2 Polymorphism Interacts with Intakes of Dairy Foods to Influence Body Weight in Two U.S. Populations. J Nutr(in press).

Smith CE, J Ngwa, T Tanaka, Q Qi, MK Wojczynski, RN Lemaitre, JS Anderson, A Manichaikul, V Mikkilä, FJA van Rooij, Z Ye, S Bandinelli, AC Frazier-Wood, DK Houston, F Hu, C Langenberg, NM McKeown, D Mozaffarian, KE North, J Viikari,   MC  Zillikens, L Djoussé, A Hofman, M Kähönen, EK Kabagambe, RJF Loos, GB Saylor, NG Forouhi,Y Liu, KJ Mukamal,YDI Chen, MY Tsai, AG Uitterlinden, O Raitakari, CM van Duijn, DK Arnett, IB Borecki, LA Cupples, L Ferrucci, SB Kritchevsky, T Lehtimäki, L Qi, JI Rotter,  DS Siscovick, NJ Wareham, JCM Witteman, JM Ordovás, JA Nettleton.  Lipoprotein receptor related protein 1 variants and dietary fatty acids:  meta-analysis of European origin and African American studies  Int J Obes (Lond).2013 Sep;37(9):1211-20.

Smith CE, Arnett DK, Corella D, Tsai MY, Lai CQ, Parnell LD, Lee YC, Ordovás JM. Perilipin polymorphism interacts with saturated fat and carbohydrates to modulate insulin resistance. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 2012; 22:449-455.

Smith CE, Ordovas JM, Sanchez-Moreno C, Lee YC, Garaulet M. Apolipoprotein A-II polymorphism: relationships to behavioral and hormonal mediators of obesity. Int J Obes (Lond). 2012;130-136. PMC3146593.

Smith CE, Tucker KL, Lai CQ, Parnell LD, Lee YC, Ordovás JM.  Apolipoprotein A5 and lipoprotein lipase interact to modulate anthropometric measures in Hispanics of Caribbean origin. Obesity 2010; 18(2):327-332.

All Publications (Pub Med)