Journal Publications

Please read a sampling of our recent journal publications:

Holden RM et al (including HNRCA Scientist Sarah L. Booth). FGF-23 is associated with cardiac troponin T and mortality in hemodialysis patients. Hemodial Int. 2011 Oct 27. doi: 10.1111/j.1542-4758.2011.00630.x. [Epub ahead of print]

Abellan Van Kan, et. al. (including HNRCA Scientists Roger A. Fielding). Sarcopenia: biomarkers and imaging (international conference on sarcopenia research). J Nutr Health Aging. 2011:15(10):834-46.

Kieran F. Reid and Roger A. Fielding. Skeletal muscle power: a critical determinant of physical functioning in older adults. Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2012 Jan; 40(1):4-12.

Reid, KF, et. al. (including HNRCA Scientists Kieran F. Reid, Gregory J. Cloutier, Eddie M. Phillips, Roger A. Fielding). Muscle power failure in mobility-limited older adults: preserved single fiber function despite lower whole muscle size, quality and rate of neuromuscular activation. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2011 Oct 18. [Epub ahead of print].

Marsh AP, et. al. (including HNRCA Scientist Roger A. Fielding). Muscle strength and BMI as predictors of major mobility disability in the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders pilot (LIFE-P). J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2011 Dec;66(12):1376- 83. Epub 2011 Oct 5.

Chumlea WC, et. al. (including HNRCA Scientist Roger A. Fielding). Sarcopenia:designing phase IIB trials. J Nutr Health Aging. 2011;15(6):450-5.

Liu Z, et. al. (including HNRCA Scientists Zhenhua Liu, Ryan Brooks, Eric Ciappio, Susan Kim, Jimmy Crott, Grace Bennett, Andrew Greenberg, and Joel Mason). Diet-induced obesity elevates colonic TNF- α in mice and is accompanied by an activation of Wnt signaling: a mechanism for obesity-associated colorectal cancer. J Nutr Biochem. 2011 Dec 29.

Ciappio ED, et. al. (including HNRCA Scientists Zhenhua Liu, Joel Mason, Jimmy Crott). Maternal one-carbon nutrient intake and cancer risk in offspring. Nutr Rev. 2011 Oct;69(10):561-71.

Tao MH, et. al. (including HNRCA Scientist Joel Mason JB). Promoter methylation of E-cadherin, p16, and RAR-β(2) genes in breast tumors and dietary intake of nutrients important in one-carbon metabolism. Nutr Cancer. 2011 Oct;63(7):1143-50. Epub 2011 Sep 14.

Liu Z, et. al. (including HNRCA Scientists Zhenhua Liu, Ryan Brooks, Eric Ciappio, Susan Kim, Jimmy Crott, Grace Bennett, Andrew Greenberg, and Joel Mason). Diet-induced obesity elevates colonic TNF-α in mice and is accompanied by an activation of Wnt signaling: a mechanism for obesity-associated colorectal cancer. J Nutr Biochem. 2011 Dec 29.

Greenberg AS, et. al (including HNRCA Scientists Andrew Greenberg, Krishnakant Soni, Qing-Wu Yan, Christine Graham, Thomas Bowman, Ayla Mansur). Lipid droplet meets a mitochondrial protein to regulate adipocyte lipolysis. EMBO J. 2011 Nov 2;30(21):4337-9.

Lê KA, et. al. (including HRNCA Scientist Andrew Greenberg). Subcutaneous adipose tissue macrophage infiltration is associated with hepatic and visceral fat deposition, hyperinsulinemia, and stimulation of NF-κB stress pathway. Diabetes. 2011 Nov;60(11):2802-9.

Liu Z, et. al. (including HNRCA Scientists Zhenhua Liu, Sang Woon Choi, Jimmy Walter Crott, Donald Smith and Joel Mason). Mild depletion of dietary folate combined with other B vitamins alters multiple components of the Wnt pathway in mouse colon. J Nutr. 2007 Dec;137(12):2701-8.

Dawson-Hughes B et al. Oral supplementation with 25(OH)D versus vitamin D3: effects on 25(OH)D levels, lower extremity function, blood pressure and markers of immunity. J Bone Miner Res 2011; Epublished 22 Dec 2011. DOI: 10.1002/jbmr.551.

Lichtenstein AH et al. Changes in cholesterol homeostasis modify the response of F1B hamsters to dietary very long chain n-3 and n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids. Lipids in Health and Disease. 2011;10:186.

Lichtenstein AH et al. Concordance of randomized and nonrandomized studies was unrelated to translational patterns of two nutrient-disease associations. J Clin Epi. 2012; 65:16-29.

Lichtenstein, AH et al. Regulation of the Expression of Key Genes Involved in HDL Metabolism by Unsaturated Fatty Acids. Br J Nutr. 2012; in press.

Lichtenstein AH et al. Apolipoprotein B-100 containing lipoprotein metabolism in subjects with lipoprotein lipase gene mutations (106/120) . Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2012; in press.

Lichtenstein AH et al. The Women’s Health Initiative Observational Study predicts disease risk through diet patterns. J Nutr 2012; in press.

Lichtenstein AH et al. Non Nutritive Sweeteners: Current Use and Health Perspectives, A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2011; in press.

Molano A and Meydani SN. Vitamin E, signalosomes and gene expression in T cells. Mol.Aspects Med., 2012: (33): 55-62.

Wu D et al. (including HNRCA Scientists Junpeng Wang, Munkyong Pae, Simin Meydani. Green tea EGCG, T cells, and T cell-mediated autoimmune diseases. Mol. Aspects Med. 2012, (33): 107-118.

Zingg J-M et al. including HNRCA Scientists Syeda Tahira Hasan, Angelo Azzi and Mohsen Meydani. Regulatory effects of curcumin on lipid accumulation in monocytes/macrophages. J. Cell Biochem, 2012, in press.

Zingg J-M et al. including HNRCA scientists Mohsen Meydani, Angelo Azzi A.  -Tocopheryl phosphate – an activated form of vitamin E important for angiogenesis and vasculogenesis? Biofactors, 2012, in press.

Shang, F., et al includine HNRCA scientist A. Taylor Glycation altered proteolysis as a pathobiologic mechanism that links dietary glycemic index, aging, and age related diseases in non diabetics. Aging Cell, Oct 3. Doi: 10.1111/j.1474- 9726.2011.00752.x.[Epub ahead of print]

Taylor, A. Insulin-like Growth Factor (IGF)-axis Genes and Risk for Age-Related Macular Degeneration in the Age-Related Eye Disease Study. Invest Ophthalmol and Vis. Sci. in press

Taylor, A and HNRCA Scientist Fu Shang. Ubiquitinproteasome pathway and cellular responses to oxidativestress (2011) Free Rad. Biol. Med. In press.

Shang, F, et al (including HNRCA scientist A. Taylor.) A Natural History of AMD-Like Lesions in Mice Fed High or Low Glycemic Index Diets. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci IN PRESS

McCullough ML, Peterson JJ, Patel R, Jacques PF, Shah R, Dwyer JT. Flavonoid intake and cardiovascular disease mortality in a prospective cohort of US adults. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Jan 4. [Epub ahead of print]

Liu E, McKeown NM, Pittas AG, Meigs JB, Economos CD, Booth SL, Jacques PF. Predicted 25- hydroxyvitamin D score and change in fasting plasma glucose in the Framingham offspring study. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2012 Jan;66(1):139-41

Poly C, Massaro JM, Seshadri S, Wolf PA, Cho E, Krall E, Jacques PF, Au R. The relation of dietary choline to cognitive performance and white-matter hyperintensity in the Framingham Offspring Cohort. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Dec; 94(6):1584-91.

Pachucki MA, Jacques PF, Christakis NA. Social network concordance in food choice among spouses, friends, and siblings. Am J Public Health.
2011 Nov; 101(11):2170-7.

Biesalski HK, et al. (including HNRCA Scientist Jeffrey Blumberg). 26th Hohenheim Consensus Conference. September 11th 2010: Scientific substantiation of health claims: Evidence-based nutrition. Nutrition. 2011 Oct;27(10S)S1-20.

Bolling BW, et al. (including HNRCA Scientists Jeffrey Blumberg, Oliver Y-C Chen). Microsomal quercetin glucuronidation in rat small intestine depends on age and segment. Drug Metab Dispos. 2011;39:1406-14.

Bolling BW, et al. (including HNRCA Scientists Oliver CY Chen, Diane McKay, Jeffrey Blumberg). The phytochemical composition of tree nuts. Nutr Res Rev. 2011; doi:10.1017/S095442241100014X

Dohadwala MM, et al. (including HNRCA Scientist Jeffrey Blumberg). Effects of cranberry juice consumption on vascular function in patients with coronary artery disease. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011;93:934- 40.

Fischer L, et al. (including HNRCA Scientist Jeffrey Blumberg). Development and implementation of the Guiding Stars® nutrition guidance program. Am J Health Promotion. 2011 26:e55-e63.

McKay Diane L, et al. (including HNRCA Scientist Jeffrey Blumberg). Teas, Tisanes, and Health . In: Teas, Cocoa and Coffee: Plant Secondary
Metabolites and Health.Chapt. 4. Crozier A, Ashihara H, Barberán FT (Eds). Wiley-Blackwell Publisher, Oxford, UK. 2011:99-142.

Somogyi A, et al. (including HNRCA Scientist Jeffrey Blumberg). Scientific issues related to Codex Alimentarius goals: A review of principles, with examples. Regulatory Pharmacol Toxicol. 2011;60:161-4.

Meng-Hua Tao, et al, (including HNRCA scientist Joel B. Mason). Promoter Methylation of E-Cadherin, p16, and RAR-beta2 Genes in Breast Tumors and Dietary Intake of Nutrients Important in One-Carbon Metabolism. Nutrition and Cancer, DOI:10.1080/01635581.2011.605982.

Rosenberg IH. Sarcopenia: origins and clinical relevance. Clin Geriatr Med. 2011 Aug;27(3):337-9. doi: 10.1016/j.cger.2011.03.003. Epub 2011 Jun 8. PubMed PMID: 21824550.

Aldini G,et al (Including Yeum KJ). The carbonyl scavenger carnosine ameliorates dyslipidaemia and renal function in Zucker obese rats. J Cell Mol Med. 2011 Jun;15(6):1339-54. doi: 10.1111/j.1582-4934.2010.01101.x. Epub 2010 Jun 1. PubMed PMID: 20518851.

Green AS, et al. (Including Tang G). Domestic cats convert [(2)H(8) ]-beta-carotene to [(2) H(4) ]-retinol following a single oral dose. J Anim Physiol Anim Nutr (Berl). 2011 Jul 29. doi: 10.1111/j.1439 0396.2011.01196.x. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21797934.

Ronchi CF, et al. (Including Yeum KJ). High-frequency oscillatory ventilation attenuates oxidative lung injury in a rabbit model of acute lung injury. Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2011 Sep 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21930717.

Fioretto JR, et al.(Including Yeum KJ). Effects of Inhaled Nitric Oxide on Oxidative Stress and Histopathological and Inflammatory Lung Injury in a Saline-Lavaged Rabbit Model of Acute Lung Injury. Respir Care. 2011 Jul 12. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21762562.

Zhou H, et al (Including Johnson EJ and Shang F). Serum carotenoids and risk of age-related macular degeneration in a chinese population sample. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Jun 17;52(7):4338-44. Print 2011 Jun. PubMed PMID: 21508112.

Barker FM et al. (Including HNRCA scientist Elizabeth Johnson). Nutritional manipulation of primate retinas, V: effects of lutein, zeaxanthin, and n-3 fatty acids on retinal sensitivity to blue-light-induced damage. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Jun 6;52(7):3934-42. Print 2011 Jun. PubMed PMID: 21245404; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3175953

Shang F. and Taylor A. Ubiquitin-proteasome pathway and cellular responses to oxidative stress. (2011) Free Rad. Biol. Med.

Le Marchand, L et.al (Including HNRCA Scientist, Jacob Selhub) Association of plasma vitamin B6 with risk of colorectal adenoma in a multiethnic case?control study. Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Jun;22(6):929-36. doi: 10.1007/s10552-011-9759-y. Epub 2011 Mar 25.

Murphy, G et.al (Including HNRCA Scientist, Jacob Selhub) Prospective study of serum cysteine levels and oesophageal and gastric cancers in China. Gut 2011 May;60(5):618-23. Epub 2011 Jan 17.

Sempertegui, F et.al (Including HNRCA Scientists, Katherine L. Tucker, Sabrina E. Noel, Gerard E. Dallal, Jacob Selhub and Simin Meydani) Metabolic syndrome in the elderly living in marginal peri-urban communities in Quito, Ecuador. Public Health Nutr. 2011 May;14(5):758-67. Epub 2010 Oct 19

Chavez, P et.al (Including HNRCA Scientists, Pollyanna R. G. Chavez, Fuzhi Lian, Jayong Chung, Chun Liu, Sergio A.R. Paiva and Xiang-Dong Wang) Long-term ethanol consumption promotes hepatic tumorigenesis but impairs normal hepatocyte proliferation in rats. J.Nutr. 2011 Jun;141(6): 1049-55. Epub 2011 Apr 13

Liu, C et.al (Including HNRCA Scientists, Chun Liu, Xiang-Dong Wang, and Robert M. Russell) Chemopreventive effect of b-cryptoxanthin on smoke-induced lung inflammation and neoplasia in ferrets. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2011 Aug;4(8):1255-66. Epub 2011 Mar 18.

Nascimento, A, et.al (Including HNRCA Scientist, Xiang-Dong Wang) Long-term high-fat diet-induced obesity decreases the cardiac leptin receptor without apparent lipotoxicity. Life Sci. 2011 Jun 6;88( 23-24): 1031-8. doi: 10.1016/j.lfs.2011.03.015. Epub 2011 Mar 30.

Shea MK, et al. (including Sarah Booth and Jose Ordovas). Circulating uncarboxylated matrix gla protein is associated with vitamin k nutritional status, but not coronary artery calcium, in older adults. J Nutr. 2011 Aug;141(8):1529-34. Epub 2011 May 31.

Misra D, et al. (including Sarah Booth and Jose Ordovas). Matrix Gla Protein Polymorphism, But Not Concentrations, Is Associated with Radiographic Hand Osteoarthritis. J Rheumatol. 2011 Jul 1. [Epub ahead of print].

Zwart SR, et al. (including Sarah Booth and James Peterson). Vitamin K status in spaceflight and ground-based models of spaceflight. J Bone Miner Res. 2011 May;26(5):948-54.

Pasiakos SM, et al. (including Gregory J Cloutier, and Roger A Fielding). Leucine-enriched essential amino acid supplementation during moderate steady state exercise enhances postexercise muscle protein synthesis. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Jul 20. [Epub ahead of print].

Morley JE, et al. (including Roger A. Fielding). Sarcopenia With Limited Mobility: An International Consensus. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2011 Jul;12(6):403-409.

Chumela, WC, et al. (including Roger A. Fielding). International working group on sarcopenia. J Nutr Health Aging. 2011; 15(6):450-5.

Lustgarten, M.S. and Roger A Fielding. Assessment of analytical methods used to measure changes in body composistion in the elderly and recommendations for their use in phase II clinical trials. J Nutr Health Aging. 2011 May;15(5):368-75.

Vellas B, et al. (including Roger A. Fielding) Sarcopenia: an undiagnosed condition in older adults. Current consensus definition: prevalence, etiology, and consequences. International working group on sarcopenia. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2011 May;12(4):249-56. Epub 2011 Mar 4.

Rivas, D.A. (including Evan P Morris and Roger A Fielding). Lipogenic regulators are elevated with age and chronic overload in rat skeletal muscle. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 2011 Aug;202(4):691-701.doi:10.1111/j.1748-1716.2011.02289.x.Epub 2011 Apr 22.

Scofield DE, et al. (including Gregory J Cloutier and Roger A Fielding). A novel, noninvasive transdermal fluid sampling methodology: IGF-I measurement following exercise. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2011 Jun;300(6):R1326-32. Epub 2011 Mar 9.

Muzhingi T, Russell RM, Tang G, et al. Yellow maize with high {beta}-carotene is an effective source of vitamin A in healthy Zimbabwean men. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Aug;94(2):510-9. Epub 2011 Jun 29.

Hallacoglu B, Sassaroli A, Fantini S, Troen AM. Cerebral perfusion and oxygenation are impaired by folate deficiency in rat: absolute measurements with noninvasive near-infrared spectroscopy. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2011 Jun;31(6):1482-92. Epub 2011 Mar 9.

Bolling B, et al. (including Jeffrey Blumberg and CYO Chen). Age-related changes in microsomal quercetin glucuronidation in rat small intestine are correlated to UGT1A1. Drug. Metab. Dispos. 2011 Aug;39(8):1406-14.

Skulas-Ray AC, et al. (including CYO Chen.) A high antioxidant spice blend attenuates postprandial insulin and triglyceride responses, and increases some plasma measures of antioxidant activity in healthy, overweight men. J. Nutr. 2011;Aug;141(8):1451-7.

Delgado-Lista J et al. (including Larry Parnell, Simin Meydani and Jose Ordovas) Interleukin 1B Variant -1473G/C (rs1143623) Influences Triglyceride and Interleukin 6 Metabolism. February 9, 2011 as doi:10.1210/jc.2010-2455J Clin Endocrinol Metab, May 2011, 96(5):E816-820.

Vergidis P et al. (including Simin Meydani, Jerry Dallal) Patterns of antimicrobial use for respiratory tract infections in older residents of long-term care facilities. JAGS, 2011, 59: 1093-1098.

Meydani M et al. (including Mohsen Meydani, Sai Krupa Das, Susan Roberts) The effect of caloric restriction and glycemic load on measures of oxidative stress and antioxidants in humans: results from the CALERIE trial of human caloric restriction. J Nutr. Health and Aging, 2011;15: 456-460.

Dohadwala MM, et al. (including Jeffrey Blumberg) Effects of cranberry juice consumption on vascular function in patients with coronary artery disease. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 March 16.

Li SC, et al. (including Oliver Chen) Almond consumption improved glycemic control and lipid profiles in patients with type 2 diabetes. Metabolism. 2011; 60:474-9.

Bhupathiraju S, et al. (including Shilpa Bhupathiraju, Alice Lichtenstein, Bess Dawson-Hughes and Katherine Tucker) Adherence index based on the American Heart Association 2006 Diet and Lifestyle Recommendations: Associations with cardiovascular disease risk factors in the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study. J Nutrition. 2011; 141:460-9.

Lecker J, et al. (including Jaime Lecker, Nirupa Matthan and Alice Lichtenstein) Changes in cholesterol homeostasis modify the response of F1B hamsters to dietary very long chain n-3 and n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids. Lipids in Health and Disease. 2011

Tybor DJ,et al. (including Alice Lichtenstein and Gerard Dallal) Independent effects of age-related changes in waist circumference and BMI z scores in predicting cardiovascular disease risk factors in a prospective cohort of adolescent females. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011; 93:392-401.

Barker FM, et al. (including Elizabeth Johnson). Nutritional Manipulation of Primate Retinas. V: Effects of Lutein,Zeaxanthin and n–3 Fatty Acids on Retinal Sensitivity to Blue Light Damage. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Jan 18.

Nascimento MC, et al. (including Kyung-Jin Yeum and and Ana Lucia Ferreira). Pharmacological dose of alpha-tocopherol induces cardiotoxicity in Wistar rats determined by echocardiography and histology. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2011 Feb 11.

Aldini G, et al. (including Kyung-Jin Yeum) An integrated high resolution mass spectrometric and informatics approach for the rapid identification of phenolics in plant extract. J Chromatogr A. 2011 Mar 3.

Shen J, et al. (Including Paul Jacques and Jose Ordovas) Dietary factors and incident atrial fibrillation: the Framingham Heart Study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011; 93(2):261-266.

Wang TJ, et al. (including Paul Jacques) Metabolite profiles and the risk of developing diabetes. Nat Med. 2011 Mar 20.

Thongtang N, et al. (including Thomas Himbergen, Bela Asztalos and Ernst Schaefer) Effects of maximal atorvastatin and rosuvastatin treatment on markers of glucose homeostasis and inflammation. Am J Cardio. 2011 Feb 1;107(3):387-92.

Rosenson RS, et al. (including Ernst Schaefer) HDL Measures, Particle Heterogeneity, Proposed Nomenclature, and Relation to Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Events. Clin Chem. 2011 Mar;57(3):392-410.

Farina EK, et al. (including Ernst Schaefer) Protective effects of fish intake and interactive effects of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid intakes on hip bone mineral density in older adults: the Framingham Osteoporosis Study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Mar 2.

Schaefer EJ, et al., Limitations of Direct Methods and the Reference Method for Measuring HDL and LDL Cholesterol. Clin Chem. 2011 Mar 28.

Hallacoglu B, et al. (including Bertan Hallacoglu and Aron Troen). Cerebral perfusion and oxygenation are impaired by folate deficiency in rat: absolute measurements with noninvasive near-infrared spectroscopy. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2011 Mar 9.

Garaulet M, et al. (including Caren Smith and Jose Ordovas) Ghrelin, Sleep Reduction and Evening Preference: Relationships to CLOCK 3111 T/C SNP and Weight Loss. PLoS One. 2011;6(2):e17435.

Kwak JH, et al. (including Jose Ordovas) FADS gene polymorphisms in Koreans: association with omega6 polyunsaturated fatty acids in serum phospholipids, lipid peroxides, and coronary artery disease. Atherosclerosis. 2011 Jan;214(1):94-100.

Perez-Martinez P, et al. (including Jose Ordovas) Consumption of diets with different type of fat influences triacylglycerols-rich lipoproteins particle number and size during the postprandial state. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2011 Jan;21(1):39-45.

Feitosa MF, et al. (including Jose Ordovas) Association of gene variants with lipid levels in response to fenofibrate is influenced by metabolic syndrome status. Atherosclerosis. 2011 Jan 21.

Shen J, et al. (including Paul Jacques and Jose Ordovas) Dietary factors and incident atrial fibrillation: the Framingham Heart Study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Feb;93(2):261-6.

Van Rompay MI, et al. (including Maria Van Rompay, Carmen Castaneda Sceppa, Nicola McKeown and Jose Ordovas) Prevalence of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors Among Older Puerto Rican Adults Living in Massachusetts. J Immigr Minor Health. 2011 Feb 6.

Delgado-Lista J, et al. (including Larry Parnell, Simin N. Meydani and Jose Ordovas) Interleukin 1B Variant -1473G/C (rs1143623) Influences Triglyceride and Interleukin 6 Metabolism. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Feb 9.

Huang T, et al. (including Jimmy Crott, Larry Parnell, Caren Smith, Jose Ordovas and Chao Qiang Lai) Interactions between genetic variants of folate metabolism genes and lifestyle affect plasma homocysteine concentrations in the Boston Puerto Rican population. Public Health Nutr. 2011 Feb 22:1-8.

Sanchez-Moreno C, et al. (including Jose Ordovas and Caren Smith) APOA5 gene variation interacts with dietary fat intake to modulate obesity and circulating triglycerides in a Mediterranean population. J Nutr. 2011 Mar;141(3):380-5.

Smith CE, et al. (including Caren Smith and Jose Ordovas) Apolipoprotein A-II polymorphism: relationships to behavioural and hormonal mediators of obesity. Int J Obes (Lond). 2011 Mar 8.

Zachariah JP, et al. (including Jose Ordovas) Circulating plasma cholesteryl ester transfer protein activity and blood pressure tracking in the community. Hypertens. 2011 Mar 22.

Huang T, et al. (including Jimmy Crott, Larry Parnell, Caren Smith, Jose Ordovas and Chao Qiang Lai) Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase variants associated with hypertension and cardiovascular disease interact with dietary polyunsaturated Fatty acids to modulate plasma homocysteine in puerto rican adults. J Nutr. 2011 Apr;141(4):654-9.

Wang CS, et al. (including Xiang-Dong Wang) Clinical efficacy and immunological changes in children with allergic rhinitis receiving specific immunotherapy with Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. Zhonghua Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2011 Jan;46(1):36-9.

Mein JR, et al. (including Greg Dolnikowski and Xiang-Dong Wang) Enzymatic formation of apo-carotenoids from the xanthophyll carotenoids lutein, zeaxanthin and beta-cryptoxanthin by ferret carotene-9′,10′-monooxygenase. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2011 Feb 1;506(1):109-21.

Liu C, et al. (including Chun Liu and Xiang-Dong Wang) Beta-Cryptoxanthin supplementation prevents cigarette smoke-induced lung inflammation, oxidative damage and squamous metaplasia in ferrets. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2011 Mar 18.

Fielding RA, et al. (including Roger Fielding and Christine Liu) Exercise as an Intervention for Frailty. Clin Geriatr Med. 2011 Feb;27(1):101-10.

Clark DJ, et al. (including Roger Fielding) Neuromuscular Contributions to Age-Related Weakness. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2011 March 17.

Choi SJ, et al. (including Roger Fielding) Eccentric contraction-induced injury to type I, IIa, and IIa/IIx muscle fibers of elderly adults. Age (Dordr). 2011 Mar 24.

Chiu, C-J et al. (including Chung-Jung Chiu and Allen Taylor) Informing food choices and health outcomes by use of the dietary glycemic index. Nutr Revs. 1 March 2011.

Chiu, C-J., et al. (Including Chung-Jung Chiu and Allen Taylor) Dietary hyperglycemia, glycemic index and age-related metabolic retinal diseases. Prog Ret Eye Res. 2011 Jan;30(1):18-53.

Ong KT, et al. (including Andrew Greenberg) Adipose triglyceride lipase is a major hepatic lipase that regulates triacylglycerol turnover and fatty acid signaling and parititioning. Hepatology. Jan 2011;53(1):116-26.

Perfield JW, et al. (including Eugene Chang, Yunkyoung Lee, Martin Obin, Andrew Greenberg and Chen Xie) Tumor Progression Locus 2 (TPL2) Regulates Obesity-Associated Inflammation and Insulin Resistance. Diabetes. 2011 Feb 23.

Ranjit S, et al. (including Andrew Greenberg) Regulation of fat specific protein 27 by isoproterenol and TNF-alpha to control lipolysis in murine adipocytes. J Lipid Res. 2011 Feb;52(2):221-36.

Kovsan J,et al. (including Andrew Greenberg) Altered autophagy in human adipose tissues in obesity. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Feb;96(2):E268-77.

Murphy G, et al. (including Jacob Selhub) Prospective study of serum cysteine levels and oesophageal and gastric cancers in China. Gut. 2011 Jan 27. Epub ahead of print.

Pickell L, et al. (including Jacob Selhub) High intake of folic acid disrupts embryonic development in mice. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2011 Jan;91(1):8-19.

Le Marchand, et al. (including Jacob Selhub) Association of plasma vitamin B6 with risk of colorectal adenoma in a multiethnic case- control study. Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Mar 25.

Bull CF, et al. (including Jimmy Crott) Application and adaptation of the in vitro micronucleus assay for the assessment of nutritional requirements of cells for DNA damage prevention. Mutagenesis. 2011 Jan;26(1):193-7.

Flood A, et al. (including Zhenhua Liu and Joel Mason) Concentration of folate in colorectal tissue biopsies predicts prevalence of adenomatous polyps. Gut. 2011 Jan;60(1):66-72.

French M, et al. (including Jimmy Crott) Molecular mechanism of micronucleus, nucleoplasmic bridge and nuclear bud formation in mammalian and human cells. Mutagenesis. 2011 Jan;26(1):125-32.

Tong SY, et al. (including Sang-Woon Choi) Common polymorphisms in methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene are associated with risks of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and cervical cancer in women with low serum folate and vitamin B12. Cancer Causes Control. 2011 Jan;22(1):63-72.

Tomaszewski JJ, et al. (including Joel Mason) Increased cancer cell proliferation in prostate cancer patients with high levels of serum folate. Prostate. 2011 Feb 9. Epub ahead of print.

Dietrich M, et al. (including HNRCA Scientists Paul Jacques and Jacob Selhub). Segment-specific association between plasma homocysteine level and carotid artery intima-media thickness in the Framingham offspring study. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis.2011 Mar-Apr;20(2):155-61.

Clark DJ, et al. (including HNRCA Scientists Kiernan Reid and Roger Fielding). Muscle performance and physical function are associated with voluntary rate of neuromuscular activation in older adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2011Jan;66(1):115-21.

Liu CK, et al. (including HNRCA Scientist Roger Fielding). Exercise as an intervention for frailty. Clin Geriatr Med. 2011 Feb;27(1):101-10.

Vergidis P, et al. (including HNRCA Scientists Gerard Dallal, and Simin Meydani. Patterns of antimicrobial use for respiratory tract infections among older residents of long-term care facilities. JAGS. 2011. Epub ahead of print.

Peter I, et al. (including HNRCA Scientists Sarah Booth, Bess Dawson-Hughes and Jose Ordovas). Associations of APOE gene polymorphisms with bone mineral density and fracture risk: a meta-analysis. Osteoporos Int. 2011;22(4):1199-209.

Tybor DJ, et al. (including HNRCA Scientists Alice Lichtenstein and Gerard Dallal). The independent effects of age-related changes in waist circumference and BMI z-scores in predicting cardiovascular disease risk factors in a prospective cohort of adolescent females. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011;93:1-10.

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