Division of Nutritional Sciences
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Genome-wide cross-cancer analysis reveals the importance of bimodal microRNA in predicting patient survival and drug response (2019-11-25)While genetic dysregulation is characteristic of cancer, specific mutational and transcriptomic signatures are quite variable between tumors. Many tumorigenic genes are only aberrantly expressed in a few patients and thus ...
(2019-08-15)The gut is home to trillions of microbes, collectively called the gut microbiota, that play crucial roles in host health. In recent years, the gut microbiome has emerged as having a significant impact in preventing, ...
(2019-07-12)Lower gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms are common among endurance athletes and can negatively impact training and competition performance. These symptoms are similar to those characteristic of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), ...
An investigation of the effects of diet on the gastrointestinal microbiota, inflammation, and metabolic endotoxemia in adults (2019-04-26)As rates of overweight and obesity, and their related comorbid conditions continue to rise, the need to understand the mechanisms of obesity and metabolic disease and recommend strategies for prevention and treatment has ...
Exploring Hispanic mothers’ perceptions of child weight in a family-based obesity prevention program (2019-04-25)Hispanic children in the United States (US) have the highest prevalence of obesity compared to other groups. Childhood obesity prevention and treatment require the involvement of parents to promote healthy behaviors and ...