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Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Obesity Risk Assessment Tools

Location: Obesity and Metabolism Research Unit

Project Number: 2032-51000-004-01
Project Type: Reimbursable

Start Date: Oct 01, 2010
End Date: Mar 13, 2015

To develop tools for assessing risk of obesity, and to evaluate an education intervention in head start children.

Cooperative Extension at UCDavis will conduct the field study. WHNRC will collect blood samples and analyze at least 3 nutrition biomarkers from 130 children, times 4 samples each.

Last Modified: 11/28/2015
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