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Defining Precision Nutrition Symposium

February 6, 2018

PRESENTED BY UNC Nutrition Research Institute Kannapolis, North Carolina SYMPOSIUM FOCUS the genetic, epigenetic, microbiome, and environmental sources of human metabolic variability how these variabilities are related to different requirements for, and responses to, nutrients methods used to assess the … Continued

p40phox-Deficient Mice Exhibit Impaired Bacterial Clearance and Enhanced Pro-Inflammatory Responses during Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium Infection

January 3, 2018

Title: p40phox-Deficient Mice Exhibit Impaired Bacterial Clearance and Enhanced Pro-Inflammatory Responses during Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium Infection   Summary: In humans, Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium (S. Typhimurium) is an important cause of acute gastroenteritis. A critical step in host defense … Continued

Infant nutritional status and markers of environmental enteric dysfunction are associated with midchildhood anthropometry and blood pressure in Tanzania.

October 17, 2017

Summary Childhood undernutrition and growth impairment remain substantial burdens in Sub-Saharan Africa. Environmental enteric dysfunction (EED), a subclinical condition associated with inflammation and malabsorpition in the small intestine, is associated with growth failure. As several studies have demonstrated that individuals … Continued