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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Erik R Gertz
Obesity and Metabolism Research Unit
Chemist

Phone: (530) 752-5236
Fax: (530) 752-5271
430 W HEALTH SCIENCES DRIVE
DAVIS, CA, 95616


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Serum biomarkers of bone metabolism in castration resistant prostate cancer patients with skeletal metastases - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lara, P.N., Ely, B., Quinn, D.L., Mack, P.C., Tangen, C.M., Gertz, E.R., Twardowski, P.W., Goldkorn, A., Hussain, M., Vogelzang, N.J., Thompson, I.M., Van Loan, M.D. 2014. Serum biomarkers of bone metabolism in castration resistant prostate cancer patients with skeletal metastases. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 106(4):1-9. DOI: 10.1093/jnci/dju013.
Association between subcutaneous white adipose tissue and serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D in overweight and obese adults - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Piccolo, B.D., Dolnikowski, G., Seyoum, E., Thomas, A., Gertz, E.R., Souza, E.C., Keim, N.L., Adams, S.H., Newman, J.W., Woodhouse, L.R., Van Loan, M.D. 2013. Association between subcutaneous white adipose tissue and serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D in overweight and obese adults. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 5(9), 3352-3366. DOI:10.3390/nu5093352.
Association between vitamin D metabolites in fat tissue and serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D in overweight and obese adults - (Abstract Only)
Piccolo, B.D., Gertz, E.R., Thomas, A.P., Keim, N.L., Adams, S.H., Seyoum, E., Dolnikowski, G., Van Loan, M.D. 2012. Association between vitamin D metabolites in fat tissue and serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D in overweight and obese adults. Journal of Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 386.4.
Evidence of associations between feto-maternal vitamin D status, cord parathyroid hormone and bone-specific alkaline phosphatase, and newborn whole body bone mineral content Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dror, D.K., King, J.C., Fung, E.B., Van Loan, M.D., Gertz, E.R., Allen, L.H. 2012. Evidence of associations between feto-maternal vitamin D status, cord parathyroid hormone and bone-specific alkaline phosphatase, and newborn whole body bone mineral content. Nutrients. 4:68-77.
Dairy foods in a moderate energy restricted diet do not enhance central fat, weight & intra-abdominal adipose tissue loss or reduce adipocyte size & inflammatory markers in overweight & obese adults; Controlled feeding study - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Loan, M.D., Keim, N.L., Adams, S.H., Souza, E., Woodhouse, L.R., Thomas, A., Witbracht, M., Gertz, E.R., Piccolo, B., Brenner, A.R., Spurlock, M. 2011. Dairy foods in a moderate energy restricted diet do not enhance central fat, weight & intra-abdominal adipose tissue loss or reduce adipocyte size & inflammatory markers in overweight & obese adults; Controlled feeding study. Journal of Obesity. 10.1155/2011/989657.
Soy Isoflavones for Reducing Bone Loss (SIRBL) Study: Randomized Three Year Intervention in Postmenopausal Women Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alekel, D.L., Van Loan, M.D., Koehler, K.J., Hanson, L.N., Stewart, J.W., Hanson, K.B., Genschel, U., Gertz, E.R., Kurzer, M.S., Peterson, C.T., Beer, B. 2009. Soy Isoflavones for Reducing Bone Loss (SIRBL) Study: Randomized Three Year Intervention in Postmenopausal Women. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. 91(1):218-30.
Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D is related to indicators of overall physical fitness in healthy postmenopausal women - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stewart, J.W., Alekel, D.L., Ritland, L.M., Van Loan, M.D., Gertz, E.R., Genschel, U. 2009. Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D is related to indicators of overall physical fitness in healthy postmenopausal women. Menopause. 16:1093-1101.
Znt7 (Slc30a7)-DEFICIENT MICE DISPLAY REDUCED BODY ZINC STATUS AND BODY FAT ACCUMULATION Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huang, L., Yu, Y., Kirschke, C.P., Gertz, E.R., Kent K.C., L. 2008. Znt7 (Slc30a7)-Deficient Mice Display Rreduced Body ZincC Status and Body Fat Accumulation. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282,51:37053-37063, 2007.
Protocol for Assessing Bone Health in Humans by Tracing Long-Lived 41ca Isotope in Urine, Serum, and Saliva Samples - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, Y.M., Hillegonds, D.J., Gertz, E.R., Van Loan, M.D., Vogel, J.S. 2004. PROTOCOL FOR ASSESSING BONE HEALTH IN HUMANS BY TRACING LONG-LIVED 41CA ISOTOPE IN URINE, SERUM, AND SALIVA SAMPLES. Analytical Chemistry. 332:193-195.
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