VITAMIN AND MINERAL SUPPLEMENTATION IN CHILDREN
Project Number: 5306-51000-003-09
Start Date: Jan 01, 2009
End Date: Jun 30, 2011
In a collaborative effort to evaluate the effects of a micronutrient supplement in children, we will provide consultation in the protocol development for the collection of blood from 300 children at baseline and 6 months post feeding and perform the assays of nutritional status biomarkers.
We will analyze blood for zinc, B12, folate, retinol and serum transferrin receptors. If more serum is available, the following biomarkers will be performed in the following order: vitamin D, riboflavin and CRP. Documents Trust with Mathile Institute. Log 37849. Formerly 5306-51520-006-14T (12/09).