Publications

SCHOOL OF HUMAN NUTRITION – 2018 PUBLICATIONS

Adem D, Marquis GS, Bougma K, Stoecker B. Selenium deficiency hampers thyroid response of young children after iodine repletion. Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology. 2018;50:291-295.

Ahmadi A, Amarnani E, Sen A, Ebadi N, Cortbaoui P, Melgar-Quiñonez H. 2018. Determinants of child anthropometric indicators in Ethiopia. BMC Public Health Journal, 15;18(1):626.

Ahmadi D, Cortbaoui P, Melgar-Quiñonez H (2018) Canadians’ Family Meal Status: A Comparison between Anglophones and Francophones. World Journal of Social Science Research; 5(1):28-43. doi:10.22158/wjssr.v5n1p28.

Ahmadi D, Amarnani E, Sen A, Ebadi N, Cortbaoui P, Melgar-Quiñonez H (2018) Determinants of child anthropometric indicators in Ethiopia. BMC Public Health201818:626.

Ahun MN, Aboud FE, Aryeetey R, Colecraft E, Marquis GS. Child development in rural Ghana: associations between cognitive/language milestones and indicators of nutrition and stimulation of children under 2 years. Canadian Journal of Public Health. 2018 Jan 22;108(5-6):e578-e585. doi: 10.17269/cjph.108.5875.

Alkazemi D., Albeajan M, Kubow S. 2018. Early infant feeding practices as possible risk factors for immunoglobulin E-mediated food allergies in Kuwait. Int. J. Pediatr. Article ID 1701903, 12 pages.

Alkazemi D., Zadeh M, Zafar T, Kubow S. 2018. Distorted weight perception correlates with disordered eating attitudes in Kuwaiti college women. Int. J. Eat. Disord. 51:449-458.

Alkazemi D., Zadeh M, Zafar T, Kubow S. 2018. The nutritional status of adult female patients with disabilities in Kuwait. J. Taibah Univ. Sci. 13:238-246.

Andersen RE (HQP), Sweet SN, Reid RER, Sydney F, Plourde H. Accuracy of two Generic Prediction Equations and One Population-Specific Equation for Resting Energy Expenditure in Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury. Can J Diet Pract Res. 2018 Nov 1;79(4):164-169.

Barst BD, Rosabal M, Drevnick PE, Campbell PGC, Basu N. 2018. Subcellular distributions of trace elements (Cd, Pb, As, Hg, Se) in the livers of Alaskan yelloweye rockfish (Sebastes ruberrimus). Environ Pollut. 242(Pt A):63-72.

Bashash M, Marchand M, Hu H, Till C, Martinez-Mier EA, Sanchez BN, Basu N, Peterson KE, Green R, Schnaas L, Mercado-García A, Hernández-Avila M, Téllez-Rojo MM. 2018. Prenatal fluoride exposure and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms in children at 6-12 years of age in Mexico City. Environ Int. 121(Pt 1):658-666.

Basu N. 2018. The Minamata Convention on Mercury and the Role for the Environmental Sciences Community. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 37(12): 2951-2952.

Basu, N., Horvat, M., Evers, D.C., Zastenskaya, R., Weihe, P., Tempowski, J. 2018. A State-of-the-Science Review of Mercury Biomarkers in Human Populations Worldwide Between 2000 and 2018. Environmental Health Perspectives. 126(10):106001.

Bi WG, Nuyt AM, Weiler H, Leduc L, Santamaria C, Wei SQ. Association Between Vitamin D Supplementation During Pregnancy and Offspring Growth, Morbidity, and Mortality: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Pediatr. 2018 Jul 1;172(7):635-645. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2018.0302. PubMed PMID: 29813153; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6137512.

Boateng GO, Neilands TB, Frongillo EA, Melgar-Quiñonez HR, Young SL (2018) Best Practices for Developing and Validating Scales for Health, Social, and Behavioral Research: A Primer. Front. Public Health 6:149. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2018.00149

Bougma K, Aboud F, Lemma T, Frongillo E, Marquis G. Introduction of iodised salt benefits infants’ mental development in a community-based cluster randomised effectiveness trial in Ethiopia. British Journal of Nutrition. 2018;119;801-809.

Brazeau AS Nakhla M, Wright M, Panagiotopoulos C, Pacaud D, Henderson M, Rahme E, DaCosta D, Dasgupta K. Perception of stigma is associated with poor diabetes control among adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes. JMIR 2018; 20 (4): e151

Brazeau AS, Meltzer SJ, Pace R, Garfield N, Godbout A, Meissner L, Rahme E, Da Costa D, Dasgupta K. Health behaviour changes in partners of women with recent gestational diabetes: a phase IIa trial. BMC Public Health 2018; 18 (1):575

Brazeau AS, Godbout A. Diabète de type 1 et grossesse : Planifier, Optimiser, Adapter. Nutrition-Science en évolution 2018; 25 (3): 16-20

Brett NR, Gharibeh N, Weiler HA. Effect of Vitamin D Supplementation, Food Fortification, or Bolus Injection on Vitamin D Status in Children Aged 2-18 Years: A Meta-Analysis. Adv Nutr. 2018 Jul 1;9(4):454-464. doi:10.1093/advances/nmy012. PubMed PMID: 30032221; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6054205. (

Brett NR, Lavery P, Agellon S, Vanstone CA, Goruk S, Field CJ, Weiler HA. Vitamin D Status and Immune Health Outcomes in a Cross-Sectional Study and a Randomized Trial of Healthy Young Children. Nutrients. 2018 May 27;10(6). pii: E680. doi: 10.3390/nu10060680. PubMed PMID: 29861487; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6024793.

Brett NR, Parks CA, Lavery P, Agellon S, Vanstone CA, Kaufmann M, Jones G, Maguire JL, Rauch F, Weiler HA. Vitamin D status and functional health outcomes in children aged 2-8 y: a 6-mo vitamin D randomized controlled trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2018 Mar 1;107(3):355-364. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqx062. PubMed PMID: 29566192.

Chen Y, Michalak M, Agellon LB. 2018. Importance of Nutrients and Nutrient Metabolism on Human Health. Yale J Biol Med. 91(2):95-103. PubMed PMID: 29955217.

Cohen TR, Hazell TJ, Vanstone CA, Rodd C, Weiler HA. Changes in eating behavior and plasma leptin in children with obesity participating in a family-centered lifestyle intervention. Appetite. 2018 Jun 1;125:81-89. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2018.01.017. Epub 2018 Feb 2. PubMed PMID: 29410008.

Coyne ES, Bedard N, Wykes L, Stretch C, Jammoul S, Li S, Zhang K, Sladek RS, Bathe OF, Jagoe RT, Posner BI, Wing SS. Knockout of USP19 Deubiquitinating Enzyme Prevents Muscle Wasting by Modulating Insulin and Glucocorticoid Signalling. Endocrinology. 2018 Aug 1;159(8):2966-2977. doi: 10.1210/en.2018-00290. PMID 29901692

Cortbaoui, P. and M. Ngadi. 2018. Optimization of postharvest handling process of eggplant using the Taguchi technique. Food Science and Quality Management, IISTE, Vol. 75: 15-23.

Cortbaoui, P. and M. Ngadi. 2018. Quantifying Quality Changes in Dark Purple Eggplant as Affected by Fluctuating Storage Conditions and Wrapping Materials. Journal of Postharvest Technology, Vol. 6, (3): 001-017.

Cortbaoui, P. and M. Ngadi. 2018. Influence of Fluctuating Environmental Factors on Phytochemical Changes in Eggplant and Cucumber During Postharvest Storage. Journal of Postharvest Technology, Vol. 6, (3): 018-030.

Delaney KZ, Vanstone CA, Weiler HA, Santosa S. Regional adiposity and markers of inflammation in pre-school age children. Sci Rep. 2018 Oct 12;8(1):15204. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-33054-1. PubMed PMID: 30315178; PubMed Central PMCID:PMC6185945.

Drewnowski A and the Ecosystem Inception Team [Havelaar A, Sere C, de Fraiture C, Mitloehner F, Steinfeld H, Melgar-Quinonez H, Ingram J, Heller M, van’t Veer P, Clemens R, Fan S, Marsden T, Griffin T] (2018) The Chicago Consensus on Sustainable Food Systems Science. Frontiers in Nutrition 4:74 doi:10.3389/fnut.2017.00074.

Duncan K, Erickson AC, Egeland GM, Weiler H, Arbour LT. Red blood cell folate levels in Canadian Inuit women of childbearing years: influence of food security, body mass index, smoking, education, and vitamin use. Can J Public Health. 2018 Dec;109(5-6):684-691. doi: 10.17269/s41997-018-0085-y. Epub 2018 May 9. PubMed PMID: 29981096; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6267647.

Ebadi N, Ahmadi D, Sirkeci I, Melgar- Quiñonez H. (2018) The Impact of Remittances on Food Security Status in the Global South. Remittances Review; 3 (2): 135 – 150.

eBofsky AR, Klingler RH, Mora-Zamorano FX, Walz M, Shepherd B, Larson JK, Anderson D 3rd, Yang L, Goetz F, Basu N, Head J, Tonellato P, Armstrong BM, Murphy C, Carvan MJ 3rd. 2018. Female reproductive impacts of dietary methylmercury in yellow perch (Perca flavescens) and zebrafish (Danio rerio). Chemosphere. 195:301-311.

Eagles-Smith C, Silbergeld EK, Basu N, Bustamante P, Diaz-Barriga F, Hopkins WA, Kidd KA, Nyland JF. 2018. Modulators of mercury risk to wildlife and humans in the context of rapid global change. Ambio. 47(2): 170-197.

El Hayek Fares J, Weiler HA. Vitamin D status and intake of lactating Inuit women living in the Canadian Arctic. Public Health Nutr. 2018 Aug;21(11):1988-1994. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017004189. Epub 2018 Feb 13. PubMed PMID: 29433587.

Endrizal CL, Fialkowski MK, Davis S, Yuan S, Novotny R, Delormier T, & Rodriguez B. (2018). Dietetics practice in the unique and culturally diverse Pacific Island region. An examination of culturally safe dietetics practice in the US affiliated Pacific region. Hawaii Journal of Medicine and Public Health, 77(6):135-143.

Gammoh S, Alu’datt MH, Alhamad MN, Rababah T, Al-Mahasneh MA, Qasaimeh A, Johargy A, Kubow S, Hussein N. 2018. The effects of protein-phenolic interactions in wheat protein fractions on allergenicity, antioxidant activity and the inhibitory activity of angiotensin I-converting enzyme (ACE). Food Bioscience 24:50-55.

Garzón-Orjuela N, Melgar-Quiñónez H, Eslava-Schmalbach J. (2018) Food Insecurity Experience Scale (FIES) in Colombia, Guatemala, and México. Salud Publica Mex. 60:510-519.

Groenendyk J, Paskevicius T, Urra H, Viricel C, Wang K, Barakat K, Hetz C, Kurgan L, Agellon LB, Michalak M. 2018. Cyclosporine A binding to COX-2 reveals a novel signaling pathway that activates the IRE1α unfolded protein response sensor. Sci Rep. 8(1):16678. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-34891-w. PubMed PMID: 30420769. Impact factor 4.122

Haque M, Starr LM, Koski KG, Scott ME (2018) Differential expression of genes in fetal brain as a consequence of maternal protein deficiency and nematode infection. Int J Parasitol. 2018 Jan; 48(1):51-58. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2017.07.005.

Heacock M, Trottier B, Adhikary S, Asante KA, Basu N, Brune MN, Caravanos J, Carpenter D, Cazabon D, Chakraborty P, Chen A, Barriga FD, Ericson B, Fobil J, Haryanto B, Huo X, Joshi TK, Landrigan P, Lopez A, Magalini F, Navasumrit P, Pascale A, Sambandam S, Aslia Kamil US, Sly L, Sly P, Suk A, Suraweera I, Tamin R, Vicario E, Suk W. 2018. Prevention-intervention strategies to reduce exposure to e-waste. Rev Environ Health. 33(2): 219-228.

Jalali LM, Koski KG. (2018) Amniotic fluid minerals, trace elements, and prenatal supplement use in humans emerge as determinants of fetal growth. J Trace Elem Med Biol. 2018 Dec;50:139-145. doi: 10.1016/j.jtemb.2018.06.012. Epub 2018 Jun 19 [PMID: 30262271]

Jung J, Eggleton P, Robinson A, Wang J, Gutowski N, Holley J, Newcombe J, Dudek E, Paul AM, Zochodne D, Kraus A, Power C, Agellon LB, Michalak M. 2018. Calnexin is necessary for T cell transmigration into the central nervous system. JCI Insight. 3(5):98410. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.98410. PubMed PMID: 29515033.

Khairallah, J., Sadeghi Ekbatan, S., Sabally, K., Iskandar, M.M., Hussain, R., Nassar, A.M.K., Sleno, L., Rodes, L., Prakash, S., Donnelly, D.J., Kubow, S. 2018. Microbial biotransformation of a polyphenol-rich potato extract affects antioxidant capacity in a simulated gastrointestinal model. Antioxidants 7(3):43.

Laar ME, Marquis GS, Lartey A, Gray-Donald K. Reliability of length measurements collected by community nurses and health volunteers in rural growth monitoring and promotion services. BMC Health Services Research. 2018:18:118. doi.org/10.1186/s12913-018-2909-0.

Landrigan PJ, Fuller R, Acosta NJR, Adeyi O, Arnold R, Basu N, Baldé AB, Bertollini R, Bose-O'Reilly S, Boufford JI, Breysse PN, Chiles T, Mahidol C, Coll-Seck AM, Cropper ML, Fobil J, Fuster V, Greenstone M, Haines A, Hanrahan D, Hunter D, Khare M, Krupnick A, Lanphear B, Lohani B, Martin K, Mathiasen KV, McTeer MA, Murray CJL, Ndahimananjara JD, Perera F, Potočnik J, Preker AS, Ramesh J, Rockström J, Salinas C, Samson LD, Sandilya K, Sly PD, Smith KR, Steiner A, Stewart RB, Suk WA, van Schayck OCP, Yadama GN, Yumkella K, Zhong M. 2018. The Lancet Commission on pollution and health. Lancet. 391: 462-512.

Larder CE, Abergel M, Kubow S, Donnelly DJ. 2018. Freeze-drying affects the starch digestibility of cooked potato tubers. Food Res. Int. 103:208-214.

Lartey A, Marquis GS, Aryeetey R, Nti H. Lipid profile and dyslipidemia among school-age children in urban Ghana. BMC Public Health. 2018 Mar 6;18(1):320. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-5196-0.

Legradi JB, Di Paolo C, Kraak MHS, van der Geest HG, Schymanski EL, Williams AJ, Dingemans MML, Massei R, Brack W, Cousin X, Begout ML, van der Oost R, Carion A, Suarez-Ulloa V, Silvestre F, Escher BI, Engwall M, Nilén G, Keiter SH, Pollet D, Waldmann P, Kienle C, Werner I, Haigis AC, Knapen D, Vergauwen L, Spehr M, Schulz W, Busch W, Leuthold D, Scholz S, Vom Berg CM, Basu N, Murphy CA, Lampert A, Kuckelkorn J, Grummt T, Hollert H. 2018. An ecotoxicological view on neurotoxicity assessment. Environ Sci Eur. 30(1):46.

Lewis RC, Meeker JD, Basu N, Gauthier AM, Cantoral A, Mercado-García A, Peterson KE, Téllez-Rojo MM, Watkins DJ. 2018. Urinary metal concentrations among mothers and children in a Mexico City birth cohort study. Int J Hyg Environ Health. 221(4):609-615.

Li C, Solomons NW, Scott ME, Koski KG (2018) Subclinical mastitis (SCM) and proinflammatory cytokines are associated with mineral and trace element concentrations in human breast milk. J

Marquis GS, Colecraft EK, Kanlisi R, Aidam B, Atuobi-Yeboah A, Pinto , Aryeetey R. An integrated agriculture-nutrition intervention improved young children’s diet and growth in a randomized trial in rural Ghana. Maternal & Child Nutrition. 2018;14(S3):e12677. doi: 10.1111/mcn.12677.

Michalak M, Agellon LB. 2018. Stress Coping Strategies in the Heart: An Integrated View. Front Cardiovasc Med. 5:168. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2018.00168. PubMed PMID: 30519562.

Monroy Torres R, Jaime Naves Sánchez, Melgar-Quiñonez H (2018) Experiences around the lack of access to water in homes in the State of Guanajuato, Mexico. Rev Esp Nutr Comunitaria (Spaniard Community Nutrition Journal) 2018; 24(2).

Morran SAM, Elliott JE, Young JML, Eng ML, Basu N, Williams TD. 2018. Ecologically-relevant exposure to methylmercury during early development does not affect adult phenotype in zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). Ecotoxicology. 27(3): 259-266.

Muzi Na M, Meghan Miller M, Ballard T, Mitchell DC, Yuen Wai Hung Y, Melgar-Quiñonez H. (2018) Does social support modify the relationship between food insecurity and poor mental health? Evidence from 39 Sub-Saharan African countries. Public Health Nutrition. doi:10.1017/S136898001800277X

Parajuli RP, Goodrich J, Chan LHM, Ayotte P, Lemire M, Hegele R, Basu N. 2018. Genetic polymorphisms are associated with exposure biomarkers for metals and persistent organic pollutants among Inuit from the Inuvialuit Settlement Region. Science of the Total Environment. 634: 569-578.

Patakfalvi L, Brazeau AS, Dasgupta K. Physician perspectives on Sodium-glucose cotransporter (SGLT2) inhibitors, a new class of medications in type 2 diabetes Primary Health Care Research and Development 2018: 1-6. doi: 10.1017/S1463423618000476

Perkins M, Basu N. 2018. Dried blood spot for estimating mercury exposure in birds. Environmental Pollution. 236: 236-246.

Pinheiro Carvalho L, A Borghi-Silva, CH Pion, F Lemieux, G El Hajj Boutros, P Gaudreau, S Chevalier, M Bélanger, G Gouspillou, JA Morais, M Aubertin-Leheudre. The effect of a mixed power training on functional capacity in dynapenic-obese older men. Arch Phys Rehab Med (accepted Sept 24, 2018)

Rizzoli R, Biver E, Bonjour JP, Coxam V, Goltzman D, Kanis JA, Lappe J, Rejnmark L, Sahni S, Weaver C, Weiler H, Reginster JY. Benefits and safety of dietary protein for bone health-an expert consensus paper endorsed by the European Society for Clinical and Economical Aspects of Osteopororosis, Osteoarthritis, and Musculoskeletal Diseases and by the International Osteoporosis Foundation. Osteoporos Int. 2018 May 8. doi: 10.1007/s00198-018-4534-5. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 29740667.

Sadeghi Ekbatan S, Li X-Q, Ghorbani M, Azadi B, Kubow S. 2018. Chlorogenic acid and its microbial metabolites exert anti-proliferative effects, S phase cell cycle arrest and apoptosis in human colon cancer Caco-2 cells. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 19:723.

Sadeghi Ekbatan S, Iskandar MM, Sleno L, Sabally K, Khairallah J, Prakash S, Kubow S. 2018. Absorption and metabolism of phenolics from digests of polyphenol rich potato extracts using the Caco-2/HepG2 co-culture system. Foods 7: 8.

Sotunde OF, Gallo S, Vanstone CA, Weiler HA. Normative Data for Lean Mass and Fat Mass in Healthy Predominantly Breast-Fed Term Infants From 1 Month to 1 Year of Age. J Clin Densitom. 2018 Jul 19. pii: S1094-6950(18)30082-9. doi:10.1016/j.jocd.2018.07.004. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30196053.

van den Brink N, Scheiber IBR, de Jong ME, Braun A, Arini A, Basu N, ven den Berg H, Komdeur J, Loonen MJJE. 2018. Mercury associated neurochemical response in Arctic barnacle goslings (Branta leucopsis). Science of the Total Environment. 624: 1052-1058.

Wang WA, Agellon LB, Michalak M. 2018. Endoplasmic reticulum calcium dictates the distribution of intracellular unesterified cholesterol. Cell Calcium. 76:116-121. doi: 10.1016/j.ceca.2018.11.002. PubMed PMID: 30463032. IF 3.718

Wang JZ, Jamnik J, Garcia Bailo B, Nielsen DE, Jenkins DJ, and El-Sohemy A (2018) ABO genotype does not modify the effects of the “Blood-Type” diet on biomarkers of cardiometabolic disease. J Nutr, 148(4):518-525.

Wilkie S, Espie RHM, Basu N, Liber K, Hall BD. 2018. Trapped river otters (Lontra canadensis) from central Saskatchewan exhibit differences in total and organic mercury concentrations with sex and geographic location. FACETS. 3: 139-154.

Wren-Atilola HM, Solomons NW, Scott ME, Koski KG (2018) Infant growth faltering linked to subclinical mastitis, maternal faecal-oral contamination, and breastfeeding. Matern Child Nutr. 2018 Nov 25:e12756. doi: 10.1111/mcn.12756. [Epub ahead of print] [PMID: 30472802]