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Micronutrients, Macro Impact

By Anna Azvolinsky | June 1, 2017

At the interface of food, nutrition, and agriculture, Lindsay Allen’s research has been informing nutrition guidelines and policies around the world for decades.

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Week in Review: July 7–11

By Tracy Vence | July 11, 2014

Assessing mtDNA mutations among healthy people; heritability of intelligence; epigenetic inheritance of maternal malnutrition markers; consumers buy into DNA ancestry

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Gestational Malnutrition Affects Offspring’s Sperm

By Anna Azvolinsky | July 10, 2014

Mice undernourished during pregnancy can transmit the effects of such nutritional stress to their sons’ germ cells, epigenetically.  

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How Malnutrition Affects the Microbiome

By Rina Shaikh-Lesko | June 4, 2014

The gut bacterial communities of severely malnourished children appear to be less developed than those of healthy children, a study on Bangladeshi infants and toddlers finds.

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More Carbon Dioxide, Fewer Crop Nutrients

By Kerry Grens | May 8, 2014

Plants grown in higher concentrations of CO2 have greater yields, but lower amounts of essential nutrients.

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Overweight Homeless

By Edyta Zielinska | June 6, 2012

Malnutrition continues to be a problem for people living without stable homes, but it is beginning to be accompanied by obesity.

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