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Clinical Nutrition

Covering the role of nutrients in diseases including, obesity, cancer, heart disease, diabetes as well as malnutrition.

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Abstract

Vitamin D (VD) deficiency (VDD) correlates to obesity, with VD a recognized mediator of metabolic diseases. From a previous proteomic study identifying adiponectin as a link between VDD and pediatric obesity, herein we analysed another protein (SSP2301) increased with VDD. A focused...

Author(s)
Walker, G. E.; Follenzi, A.; Bruscaggin, V.; Manfredi, M.; Bellone, S.; Marengo, E.; Maiuri, L.; Prodam, F.; Bona, G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd
Publication
Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2018, 182, pp 37-49
Abstract

Epidemiologic evidence on the association between vitamin D and breast cancer is still inconclusive. This study analyzes the association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) and breast cancer risk by pathologic subtype, stage at diagnosis and specific breast cancer risk factors. We conducted...

Author(s)
Lope, V.; Castelló, A.; Mena-Bravo, A.; Amiano, P.; Aragonés, N.; Fernández-Villa, T.; Guevara, M.; Dierssen-Sotos, T.; Fernandez-Tardón, G.; Castaño-Vinyals, G.; Marcos-Gragera, R.; Moreno, V.; Salas-Trejo, D.; Diaz-Santos, M.; Oribe, M.; Romieu, I.; Kogevinas, M.; Priego-Capote, F.; Pollán, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd
Publication
Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2018, 182, pp 4-13
Miscellaneous

This brief examines estimates produced by several recent model simulations and frameworks that focus on the cost of ending hunger as well as progress toward other development goals - estimates that range from US$7 billion to US$265 billion annually. The wide range reflects the different policy...

Author(s)
Fan ShengGen; Headey, D.; Laborde, D.; Mason-D'Croz, D.; Rue, C.; Sulser, T. B.; Wiebe, K.
Publisher
International Food Policy Research Institute
Publication
Quantifying the cost and benefits of ending hunger and undernutrition: examining the differences among alternative approaches, 2018, pp 4 pp.
News Article

Researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre have developed a new way of estimating body fat based on waist circumference and height. They claim that...

Date
August 2018
Author(s)
I. Hoskins
Event

20 - 23 October 2018 - Washington DC

Venue
Washington DC
Country
USA
Contact Details
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2190 Chicago, Illinois 60606-6995, USA
Tel
+1 800/877-1600
CAB ReviewFull Text

Epidemiological and rodent studies suggest an association between vitamin D deficiency and brain disorders. To date, many mechanisms have been proposed to explain the role of vitamin D on brain function. However, no causal relationship between vitamin D deficiency and a specific brain disorder has...

Date
January 2018
Subjects
adults; brain; human diseases; trace element deficiencies; trace elements; vitamin D; vitamin D deficiency
Author(s)
Al-Amin, M. M.; Sullivan, R. K. P.; Jaeschke, K. N.; Burne, T. H. J.
AbstractFull Text

Melanin pigments have great application value and development potential in food industry to use as nature functional food colorants. In initial study, twenty-two Auricularia auricula strains were screened for stronger production ability of melanin pigments by solid culture. Three A. auricula...

Author(s)
Zou Yu; Ma Kun
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Ciência e Tecnologia de Alimentos
Publication
Food Science and Technology (Campinas), 2018, 38, 1, pp 41-44

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