2017 Publications


Aboud FE, Bougma K, Lemma T, Marquis GS. Evaluation of the effects of iodized salt on the mental development of preschool-aged children: a cluster randomized trial in northern Ethiopia. Matern Child Nutr. 2017 Apr;13(2). doi: 10.1111/mcn.12322. Epub 2016 May 3. PMID: 27145299

Ahmadigheidari D, Sinclair k, Abdi T, Ebadi, N, Cortbaoui, P, Melgar-Quiñonez H. The Economic Condition and Food Security Status: The Study of European Countries on 2015. Food Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal 2017, 8 (1): 9-22. doi:10.18848/2160-1933/CGP/v08i01/9-22.

Ahmadi D, Melgar-Quiñonez H. Major References for Learning About Healthy Eating: Differences Between Canadian Anglophone and Francophone Men and Women. SAGE Open, 2017 April-June: 1–10 doi: 10.1177/2158244017707992.

Alu’datt MH, Rababah T, Alhamad MN, Gammoh S, Ereifej K, Almajoul A, Al-Karaki G, Kubow S, Ghozlan KA. Phenolic contents, in vitro antioxidant activities and biological properties, and HPLC profiles of free and conjugated phenolics extracted from onion, pomegranate, grape and apple. Int. J. Food Prop. 2017 1-15. DOI: 10.1080/10942912.2017.1349140.

Alu'datt MH, Rababah T, Alhamad MN, Al-Rabadi GJ, Tranchant CC, Almajwal A, Kubow S, Alli I. Occurrence, types, properties and interactions of phenolic compounds with other food constituents in oil-bearing plants. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2017 Oct 13:1-10. doi: 10.1080/10408398.2017.1391169. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29027830

Alu'datt MH, Rababah T, Alhamad MN, Al-Mahasneh MA, Ereifej K, Al-Karaki G, Al-Duais M, Andrade JE, Tranchant CC, Kubow S, Ghozlan KA. Profiles of free and bound phenolics extracted from Citrus fruits and their roles in biological systems: content, and antioxidant, anti-diabetic and anti-hypertensive properties. Food Funct. 2017 Sep 20;8(9):3187-3197. doi: 10.1039/c7fo00212b. PMID: 28805834

Alu'datt MH, Rababah T, Alhamad MN, Ereifej K, Gammoh S, Kubow S, Tawalbeh D. Preparation of mayonnaise from extracted plant protein isolates of chickpea, broad bean and lupin flour: chemical, physiochemical, nutritional and therapeutic properties. J Food Sci Technol. 2017 May;54(6):1395-1405. doi: 10.1007/s13197-017-2551-6. Epub 2017 Mar 10. PMID: 28559598

Alu'datt MH, Rababah T, Alhamad MN, Alodat M, Al-Mahasneh MA, Gammoh S, Ereifej K, Almajwal A, Kubow S. Molecular characterization and bio-functional property determination using SDS-PAGE and RP-HPLC of protein fractions from two Nigella species. Food Chem. 2017 Sep 1;230:125-134. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2017.03.025. Epub 2017 Mar 7. PMID: 28407892

Arini A, Mittal K, Dornbos P, Head J, Rutkiewicz J, Basu N. A cell-free testing platform to screen chemicals of potential neurotoxic concern across twenty vertebrate species. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2017 Nov;36(11):3081-3090. doi: 10.1002/etc.3880. Epub 2017 Jul 26. PMID: 28594109

Aryeetey R, Lartey A, Marquis GS, Nti H, Colecraft E, Brown P. Prevalence and predictors of overweight and obesity among school-aged children in urban Ghana. BMC Obes. 2017 Dec 4;4:38. doi: 10.1186/s40608-017-0174-0. eCollection 2017. PMID: 29214030

Bashash M, Thomas D, Hu H, Angeles Martinez-Mier E, Sanchez BN, Basu N, Peterson KE, Ettinger AS, Wright R, Zhang Z, Liu Y, Schnaas L, Mercado-García A, María Téllez-Rojo M, Hernández-Avila M. Prenatal Fluoride Exposure and Cognitive Outcomes in Children at 4 and 6-12 Years of Age in Mexico. Environ Health Perspect. 2017 Sep 19;125(9):097017. doi: 10.1289/EHP655. PMID: 28937959

Basu N, Eng JWL, Perkins M, Santa-Rios A, Martincevic G, Carlson K, Neitzel RL. Development and application of a novel method to characterize methylmercury exposure in newborns using dried blood spots. Environ Res. 2017 Nov;159:276-282. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.08.021. Epub 2017 Aug 18. PMID: 28825981

Bradley MA, Barst BD, Basu N. A Review of Mercury Bioavailability in Humans and Fish. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2017 Feb 10;14(2). pii: E169. doi: 10.3390/ijerph14020169. Review. PMID: 28208586

Calys-Tagoe BNL, Clarke E, Robins T, Basu N. A comparison of licensed and un-licensed artisanal and small-scale gold miners (ASGM) in terms of socio-demographics, work profiles, and injury rates. BMC Public Health. 2017 Nov 6;17(1):862. doi: 10.1186/s12889-017-4876-5. PMID: 29110639

Cantoral A, Batis C, Basu N. National estimation of seafood consumption in Mexico: Implications for exposure to methylmercury and polyunsaturated fatty acids. Chemosphere. 2017 May;174:289-296. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.01.109. Epub 2017 Jan 26. PMID: 28183054

Cazabon D, Fobil JN, Essegbey G, Basu N. Structured identification of response options to address environmental health risks at the Agbogbloshie electronic waste site. Integr Environ Assess Manag. 2017 Nov;13(6):980-991. doi: 10.1002/ieam.1964. PMID: 28742281

Charonis AS, Michalak M, Groenendyk J, Agellon LB. Endoplasmic reticulum in health and disease: the 12th International Calreticulin Workshop, Delphi, Greece. J Cell Mol Med. 2017 Dec;21(12):3141-3149. doi: 10.1111/jcmm.13413. Epub 2017 Nov 21. Review. PMID: 29160038

Cohen TR, Hazell TJ, Vanstone CA, Rodd C, Weiler HA. Bone Health is Maintained, While Fat Mass is Reduced in Pre-pubertal Children with Obesity Participating in a 1-Year Family-Centered Lifestyle Intervention. Calcif Tissue Int. 2017 Dec;101(6):612-622. doi: 10.1007/s00223-017-0318-8. Epub 2017 Sep 2. PMID: 28866763

Demanelis K, Virani S, Colacino J, Basu N, Nishijo, M, Ruangyuttikarn W, Swaddiwudhipong W, Nambunmee K, Rozek L. Cadmium Exposure and Age-Associated DNA Methylation Changes in Non-Smoking Women from Northern Thailand.  Environmental Epigenetics, Volume 3, Issue 2, 1 May 2017, dvx006, https://doi.org/10.1093/eep/dvx006

Dhariwal A, Chong J, Habib S, King IL, Agellon LB, Xia J. MicrobiomeAnalyst: a web-based tool for comprehensive statistical, visual and meta-analysis of microbiome data. Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 Apr 26. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkx295. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28449106

Dicks N, Bohrer RC, Gutierrez K, Michalak M, Agellon LB, Bordignon V. Relief of endoplasmic reticulum stress enhances DNA damage repair and improves development of pre-implantation embryos. PLoS One. 2017 Nov 3;12(11):e0187717. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187717. eCollection 2017. PMID: 29099865

Djekic-Ivankovic M, Lavery P, Agellon S, Weiler HA. The C-3α Epimer of 25-Hydroxycholecalciferol from Endogenous and Exogenous Sources Supports Normal Growth and Bone Mineral Density in Weanling Rats. J Nutr. 2017 Feb;147(2):141-151. doi: 10.3945/jn.116.231753. Epub 2016 Nov 23. PMID: 27881592

Djekic-Ivankovic M, Weiler H, Jones G, Kaufmann M, Kaludjerovic J, Aleksic-Velickovic V, Mandić LM, Glibetic M. Vitamin D status in mothers with pre-eclampsia and their infants: a case-control study from Serbia, a country without a vitamin D fortification policy. Public Health Nutr. 2017 Jul;20(10):1825-1835. doi: 10.1017/S1368980016000409. Epub 2016 Apr 18. PMID: 27087002

Gil BE, Melgar-Quiñones H, Álvarez MC, Estrada-Restrepo A Diferencias en el gasto alimentario según características socioeconómicas y de seguridad alimentaria y nutricional en hogares de Medellín [Differences in Food Expenditure According to Socioeconomic Characteristics and Households Food Security in Medellin]. Perspect Nutr Humana 2017, 19:15-25. DOI: 10.17533/udea. penh.v19n1a02 (Colombia)

González-Fernández D, Pons EDC, Rueda D, Sinisterra OT, Murillo E, Scott ME, Koski KG. C-reactive protein is differentially modulated by co-existing infections, vitamin deficiencies and maternal factors in pregnant and lactating indigenous Panamanian women. Infect Dis Poverty. 2017 Jun 2;6(1):94. doi: 10.1186/s40249-017-0307-1. PMID: 28571565

Ha E, Basu N, Bose-O'Reilly S, Dórea JG, McSorley E, Sakamoto M, Chan HM. Current progress on understanding the impact of mercury on human health. Environ Res. 2017 Jan;152:419-433. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.06.042. Epub 2016 Jul 18. Review. PMID: 27444821

Haque M, Starr LM, Koski KG, Scott ME. Differential expression of genes in fetal brain as a consequence of maternal protein deficiency and nematode infection. Int J Parasitol. 2017 Sep 10. pii: S0020-7519(17)30254-0. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2017.07.005. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28903026

Hazell TJ, Olver TD, Kowalchuk H, McDonald MW, Dey A, Grisé KN, Noble EG, Melling CW, Lavery P, Weiler HA. Aerobic Endurance Training Does Not Protect Bone Against Poorly Controlled Type 1 Diabetes in Young Adult Rats. Calcif Tissue Int. 2017 Apr;100(4):374-381. doi: 10.1007/s00223-016-0227-2. Epub 2017 Jan 21. PMID: 28110443

Hazell TJ, Gallo S, Vanstone CA, Agellon S, Rodd C, Weiler HA. Vitamin D supplementation trial in infancy: body composition effects at 3 years of age in a prospective follow-up study from Montréal. Pediatr Obes. 2017 Feb;12(1):38-47. doi: 10.1111/ijpo.12105. Epub 2016 Feb 4. PMID: 26843140

Jung J, Michalak M, Agellon LB. Endoplasmic Reticulum Malfunction in the Nervous System. Front Neurosci. 2017 Apr 25;11:220. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2017.00220. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28487627

Jung J, Wang J, Groenendyk J, Lee D, Michalak M, Agellon LB. Fatty acid binding protein (Fabp) 5 interacts with the calnexin cytoplasmic domain at the endoplasmic reticulum. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2017 Nov 4;493(1):202-206. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2017.09.046. Epub 2017 Sep 11. PMID: 28911862

Kubow S, Iskandar MM, Melgar-Bermudez E, Sleno L, Sabally K, Azadi B, How E, Prakash S, Burgos G, Felde TZ. Effects of Simulated Human Gastrointestinal Digestion of Two Purple-Fleshed Potato Cultivars on Anthocyanin Composition and Cytotoxicity in Colonic Cancer and Non-Tumorigenic Cells. Nutrients. 2017 Aug 29;9(9). pii: E953. doi: 10.3390/nu9090953. PMID: 28850070

Malard JJ, Inam A, Hassanzadeh E, Adamowski J, Tuy HA, Melgar-Quiñonez H. Development of a software tool for rapid, reproducible, and stakeholder-friendly dynamic coupling of system dynamics and physically-based models. Environmental Modelling and Software. 2017, 96:410-420. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2017.06.053

McNally D, Amrein K, O'Hearn K, Fergusson D, Geier P, Henderson M, Khamessan A, Lawson ML, McIntyre L, Redpath S, Weiler HA, Menon K; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Study protocol for a phase II dose evaluation randomized controlled trial of cholecalciferol in critically ill children with vitamin D deficiency (VITdAL-PICU study). Pilot Feasibility Stud. 2017 Dec 8;3:70. doi: 10.1186/s40814-017-0214-z. eCollection 2017. PMID: 29234503

Melgar- Quiñonez H A 10 años del lanzamiento de la Escala Latinoamericana y Caribeña de Seguridad Alimentaria (ELCSA) en Antioquia [Ten years after the launch of the Latin American and Caribbean Food Security Scale (ELCSA) in Antioquia]. Editorial by invitation of the Journal Perspect Nutr Humana 2017, 19(1). DOI: 10.17533/udea.penh.v19n1a01 (Colombia).

Mofid LS, Casapía M, Aguilar E, Silva H, Montresor A, Rahme E, Fraser WD, Marquis GS, Vercruysse J, Allen LH, Blouin B, Razuri H, Pezo L, Gyorkos TW. A Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial of Maternal Postpartum Deworming to Improve Infant Weight Gain in the Peruvian Amazon. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Jan 5;11(1):e0005098. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005098. eCollection 2017 Jan. PMID: 28056024

Mok E, Vanstone CA, Gallo S, Li P, Constantin E, Weiler HA. Diet diversity, growth and adiposity in healthy breastfed infants fed homemade complementary foods. Int J Obes (Lond). 2017 May;41(5):776-782. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2017.37. Epub 2017 Feb 6. PMID: 28163319

Mora-Zamorano FX, Klingler R, Basu N, Head J, Murphy CA, Binkowski FP, Larson JK, Carvan MJ 3rd. Developmental Methylmercury Exposure Affects Swimming Behavior and Foraging Efficiency of Yellow Perch (Perca flavescens) Larvae. ACS Omega. 2017 Aug 31;2(8):4870-4877. doi: 10.1021/acsomega.7b00227. Epub 2017 Aug 23. PMID: 28884165

Moynihan M, Peterson KE, Cantoral A, Song PX, Jones A, Solano-González M, Meeker JD, Basu N, Téllez-Rojo MM. Dietary predictors of urinary cadmium among pregnant women and children. Sci Total Environ. 2017 Jan 1;575:1255-1262. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.09.204. Epub 2016 Oct 2. PMID: 27707662

Ong AM, Weiler HA, Wall M, Goltzman D, Whiting SJ, Daskalopoulou SS, Morin SN. A 51-item calcium-focused food frequency questionnaire is a reliable tool to assess dietary calcium intake in postmenopausal women. Nutr Res. 2017 Jul;43:33-42. doi: 10.1016/j.nutres.2017.05.006. Epub 2017 May 18. PMID: 28739052

Parks CA, Brett NR, Agellon S, Lavery P, Vanstone CA, Maguire JL, Rauch F, Weiler HA. DHA and EPA in red blood cell membranes are associated with dietary intakes of omega-3-rich fish in healthy children. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2017 Sep;124:11-16. doi: 10.1016/j.plefa.2017.08.003. Epub 2017 Aug 14. PMID: 28870372

Perkins M, Barst BD, Hadrava J, Basu N. Mercury speciation and subcellular distribution in experimentally dosed and wild birds. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2017 Dec;36(12):3289-3298. doi: 10.1002/etc.3905. Epub 2017 Aug 18. PMID: 28691779

Powell B, Bezner Kerr R, Young SL, Johns T. The determinants of dietary diversity and nutrition: ethnonutrition knowledge of local people in the East Usambara Mountains, Tanzania. J Ethnobiol Ethnomed. 2017 Apr 27;13(1):23. doi: 10.1186/s13002-017-0150-2. PMID: 28449682

Rajaee M, Yee AK, Long RN, Renne EP, Robins TG, Basu N. Pulmonary function and respiratory health of rural farmers and artisanal and small scale gold miners in Ghana. Environ Res. 2017 Oct;158:522-530. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2017.07.011. Epub 2017 Jul 12. PMID: 28710986

Roche ML, Marquis GS, Gyorkos TW, Blouin B, Sarsoza J, Kuhnlein HV. A Community-Based Positive Deviance/Hearth Infant and Young Child Nutrition Intervention in Ecuador Improved Diet and Reduced Underweight. J Nutr Educ Behav. 2017 Mar;49(3):196-203.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jneb.2016.10.007. Epub 2016 Nov 11. PMID: 27843127

Roche ML, Gyorkos TW, Blouin B, Marquis GS, Sarsoza J, Kuhnlein HV. Infant and young child feeding practices and stunting in two highland provinces in Ecuador. Matern Child Nutr. 2017 Apr;13(2). doi: 10.1111/mcn.12324. Epub 2016 Jun 6. PMID: 27265847

Skogli HR, Geoffroy D, Weiler HA, Tell GS, Kirmayer LJ, Egeland GM. Associations between omega-3 fatty acids and 25(OH)D and psychological distress among Inuit in Canada. Int J Circumpolar Health. 2017;76(1):1302684. doi: 10.1080/22423982.2017.1302684. PMID: 28625107

Venkatramanan S, Marquis G, Neufeld L, Wenger M, Murray-Kolb L, Reinhart G, Haas J. Double Fortified Salt Intervention Improved Iron Intake But Not Energy and Other Nutrient Intakes in Female Tea Plantation Workers From West Bengal, India. Food Nutr Bull. 2017 Sep;38(3):369-383. doi: 10.1177/0379572117718121. Epub 2017 Jul 31. PMID: 28760007

Wang WA, Liu WX, Durnaoglu S, Lee SK, Lian J, Lehner R, Ahnn J, Agellon LB, Michalak M. Loss of Calreticulin Uncovers a Critical Role for Calcium in Regulating Cellular Lipid Homeostasis. Sci Rep. 2017 Jul 19;7(1):5941. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05734-x. PMID: 28725049

Zavaleta C, Berrang-Ford L, Llanos-Cuentas A, Cárcamo C, Ford J, Silvera R, Patterson K, Marquis GS, Harper S. Indigenous Shawi communities and national food security support: Right direction, but not enough. Food Policy 2017;73: 75-87.



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