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Research Project: Dietary Strategies for Cancer Prevention

Location: Jean Mayer Human Nutrition Research Center On Aging

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

What's eating North America's edible insect industry? An examination of psychological, cultural and regulatory barriers Reprint Icon - (Other)
Li, C., Cash, S.B., Lesnik, J., Griffin, T., Mason, J.B., Blackstone, N. 2021. What's eating North America's edible insect industry? An examination of psychological, cultural and regulatory barriers. Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1742170521000314.

Dietary lycopene attenuates cigarette smoke-promoted nonalcoholic steatohepatitis by preventing suppression of antioxidant enzymes in ferrets Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mustra Rakic, J., Liu, C., Veeramachaneni, S., Wu, D., Paul, L., Ausman, L., Wang, X. 2021. Dietary lycopene attenuates cigarette smoke-promoted nonalcoholic steatohepatitis by preventing suppression of antioxidant enzymes in ferrets. Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry. 91(2021):108596. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnutbio.2021.108596.

Brain a-tocopherol concentration is inversely associated with neurofibrillary tangle counts in brain regions affected in earlier BRAAK stages: a cross-sectional finding in the oldest OLD Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tanprasertsuk, J., Scott, T., Johnson, M., Poon, L., Nelson, P., Davey, A., Woodard, J., Vishwanathan, R., Barbey, A.K., Barger, K., Wang, X., Johnson, E.J. 2021. Brain a-tocopherol concentration is inversely associated with neurofibrillary tangle counts in brain regions affected in earlier BRAAK stages: a cross-sectional finding in the oldest OLD. Journal of Aging Research & Lifestyle. 10:8-16. https://doi.org/10.14283/jarlife.2021.2.

Knowledge gaps in understanding the metabolic and clinical effects of excess folates/folic acid: a summary, and perspectives, from an NIH workshop Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Maruvada, P., Stover, P.J., Mason, J.B., Bailey, R.L., Davis, C.D., Field, M., Finnell, R.H., Garza, C., Green, R., Gueant, J., Jacques, P.F., Klurfeld, D.M., Lamers, Y., MacFarlane, A.J., Miller, J.W., Molloy, A.M., O'Connor, D.L., Pfeiffer, C.M., Potischman, N.A., Rodricks, J.V., Rosenberg, I.H., Ross, S.A., Shane, B., Selhub, J., Stabler, S.P., Trasler, J., Yamini, S., Zappala, G. 2020. Knowledge gaps in understanding the metabolic and clinical effects of excess folates/folic acid: a summary, and perspectives, from an NIH workshop. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 112(5):1390-1403. https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcn/nqaa259.

Role of lycopene in smoke-promoted chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and lung carcinogenesis Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Mustra Rakic, J., Wang, X. 2020. Role of lycopene in smoke-promoted chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and lung carcinogenesis. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.abb.2020.108439.

Lycopene in protection against obesity and diabetes: A mechanistic review Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Zhu, R., Chen, B., Bai, Y., Miao, T., Rui, L., Zhang, H., Xia, B., Li, Y., Gao, S., Wang, X., Zhang, D. 2020. Lycopene in protection against obesity and diabetes: A mechanistic review. Pharmacological Research. 159:104966. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.phrs.2020.104966.

Parabacteroides distasonis attenuates tumorigenesis, modulates inflammatory markers and promotes intestinal barrier integrity in azoxymethane-treated A/J mice Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Koh, G., Kane, A.V., Wu, X., Crott, J.W. 2020. Parabacteroides distasonis attenuates tumorigenesis, modulates inflammatory markers and promotes intestinal barrier integrity in azoxymethane-treated A/J mice. Carcinogenesis. https://doi.org/10.1093/carcin/bgaa018.

A prospective, multicenter registry for patients with short bowel syndrome (SBS Registry): Methodology, baseline characteristics, and incidence of colorectal cancer in the context of teduglutide treatment Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Jeppesen, P., Allard, J.P., Gondolesi, G., Joly, F., Kemenyash, N., Mason, J.B., Pape, U., Pironi, L., Plewa, A., Zhang, P., Schwartz, L.K. 2020. A prospective, multicenter registry for patients with short bowel syndrome (SBS Registry): Methodology, baseline characteristics, and incidence of colorectal cancer in the context of teduglutide treatment [abstract]. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 44(2): 209-211. https://doi.org/10.1002/jpen.1813.

Mechanistic understanding of beta-cryptoxanthin and lycopene in cancer prevention in animal models Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Lim, J., Wang, X. 2020. Mechanistic understanding of beta-cryptoxanthin and lycopene in cancer prevention in animal models. BBA Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbalip.2020.158652.

Xanthophyll beta-cryptoxanthin inhibits highly refined carbohydrate diet-promoted hepatocellular carcinoma progression in mice Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lim, J., Liu, C., Hu, K., Smith, D.E., Wu, D., Lamon-Fava, S., Ausman, L.M., Wang, X. 2019. Xanthophyll beta-cryptoxanthin inhibits highly refined carbohydrate diet-promoted hepatocellular carcinoma progression in mice. Molecular Nutrition and Food Research. 64(3):e1900949. https://doi.org/10.1002/mnfr.201900949.

Concentrations of circulating phylloquinone, but not cerebral menaquinone-4, are positively correlated with a wide range of cognitive measures: exploratory findings in centenarians Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tanprasertsuk, J., Ferland, G., Johnson, M., Poon, L., Scott, T.M., Barbey, A.K., Barger, K.K., Wang, X., Johnson, E. 2019. Concentrations of circulating phylloquinone, but not cerebral menaquinone-4, are positively correlated with a wide range of cognitive measures: exploratory findings in centenarians. Journal of Nutrition. 150(1): 82-90. https://doi.org/10.1093/jn/nxz200.