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Research Project: Impact of Diet on Intestinal Microbiota, Gut Health and Immune Function

Location: Immunity and Disease Prevention Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Association of the lactase persistence haplotype block with disease risk in populations of european descent - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Infant gut microbiota characteristics generally do not modify effects of lipid-based nutrient supplementation on growth or inflammation: secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial in Malawi Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hughes, R.L., Arnold, C.D., Young, R., Ashorn, P., Maleta, K., Fan, Y., Ashorn, U., Chaima, D., Malamba-Banda, C., Kable, M.E., Dewey, K.G. 2020. Infant gut microbiota characteristics generally do not modify effects of lipid-based nutrient supplementation on growth or inflammation: secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial in Malawi. Scientific Reports. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-71922-x.

High-dose vitamin A supplementation at birth increases the percentage of CCR9+ treg cells in infants with lower birthweight in early infancy and decreases plasma sCD14 and prevalence of vitamin A deficiency at two years - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Reservoirs of antimicrobial resistance genes in retail raw milk Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, J., Zhu, Y., Jay-Russell, M., Lemay, D.G., Mills, D.A. 2020. Reservoirs of antimicrobial resistance genes in retail raw milk. Microbiome. 8(99). https://doi.org/10.1186/s40168-020-00861-6.

Estimated daily Lactose consumption in healthy U.S. adults in relation to lactase persistence genotype (rs4988235) - (Abstract Only)

Pre- and post-sequencing recommendations for functional annotation of human fecal metagenomes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Treiber, M.L., Taft, D.H., Korf, I., Mills, D.A., Lemay, D.G. 2020. Pre- and post-sequencing recommendations for functional annotation of human fecal metagenomes. BMC Bioinformatics. 21(74). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12859-020-3416-y.

Daily preventive zinc supplementation decreases lymphocyte and eosinophil concentrations in rural Laotian children from communities with a high prevalence of zinc deficiency: results of a randomized controlled trial Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kewcharoenwong, C., Schuster, G.U., Wessells, R.K., Hinnouho, G., Barffour, M.A., Kounnavong, S., Brown, K.H., Hess, S.Y., Samer, W., Tussakhon, I., Lertmemongkolchai, G., Peerson, J.M., Stephensen, C.B. 2020. Daily preventive zinc supplementation decreases lymphocyte and eosinophil concentrations in rural laotian children from communities with a high prevalence of zinc deficiency: results of a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Nutrition. 150(8):2204-2213. https://doi.org/10.1093/jn/nxaa037.

Fecal metatranscriptomics and glycomics suggests that bovine milk oligosaccharides are fully utilized by healthy adults Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Westreich, S.T., Salcedo, J., Durbin-Johnson, B., Smilowitz, J.T., Korf, I., Mills, D.A., Daniela, B., Lemay, D.G. 2020. Fecal metatranscriptomics and glycomics suggests that bovine milk oligosaccharides are fully utilized by healthy adults. Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry. 79. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnutbio.2020.108340.

Nutrient estimation from 24-hour food recalls using machine learning and database mapping: a case study with lactose Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chin, E.L., Simmons, G., Bouzid, Y.Y., Kan, A., Burnett, D.J., Tagkopoulos, L., Lemay, D.G. 2019. Nutrient estimation from 24-hour food recalls using machine learning and database mapping: a case study with lactose. Nutrients. 11(12):3045. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu11123045.

Impact of daily preventive zinc or therapeutic zinc supplementation for diarrhea on plasma biomarkers of environmental enteric dysfunction among rural Laotian children: a randomized controlled trial Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wessells, R.K., Hinnouho, G., Barffour, M., Arnold, C., Kounnavong, S., Kewcharoenwong, C., Lertmemongkolchai, G., Schuster, G., Stephensen, C.B., Hess, S. 2020. Impact of daily preventive zinc or therapeutic zinc supplementation for diarrhea on plasma biomarkers of environmental enteric dysfunction among rural laotian children: a randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 102(2):415-426. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.19-0584.

Association of lactase persistence genotypes (rs4988235) and ethnicity with dairy intake in a healthy U.S. population Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chin, E.L., Huang, L., Bouzid, Y.Y., Kirschke, C.P., Durbin-Johnson, B., Baldiviez, L.M., Bonnel, E.L., Keim, N.L., Korf, I., Stephensen, C.B., Lemay, D.G. 2019. Association of lactase persistence genotypes (rs4988235) and ethnicity with dairy intake in a healthy U.S. population. Nutrients. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu11081860.

Circulating 25(OH)D concentrations in overweight and obese adults is explained by sun exposure, skin reflectance, and body composition Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Piccolo, B.D., Hall, L.M., Stephensen, C.B., Gertz, E.R., Van Loan, M.D. 2019. Circulating 25(OH)D concentrations in overweight and obese adults is explained by sun exposure, skin reflectance, and body composition. Current Developments in Nutrition. doi.org/10.1093/cdn/nzz065.