# Browse Division of Nutritional Sciences by Title

• (2013-08-22)
A two-stage feeding system for dry cows (far-off plus close-up groups) has been used by farmers for a long time. However, little basic research has been conducted to evaluate the effects of such approach on liver function. ...

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• (2006)
In summary, dietary fibers with different degrees of fermentability prevented S. typhimurium-infection-associated symptoms in piglets, maintained intestinal structure and function, enhanced innate and adapted immune ...

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• (1993)
The objective of this research was to evaluate the effects of dietary heated fats from a commercial deep-fat frying operation and of cyclic fatty acids (CFA) on rat liver enzyme activity. The fats were partially hydrogenated ...

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• (1995)
A large body of literature exists regarding the effects of dietary protein on blood lipids in adult humans and animals; however, little is known of the action that protein source may have on cholesterol levels in infants. ...

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• (2011-01-21)
Infant formula is consumed by the majority of infants in the United States for at least part of the first year of life. Infant formula lacks many of the bioactive compounds that are naturally occurring in breast milk. ...

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• (1999)
Vitamin A is essential for many biological processes and has broad spectrum effects when homeostasis is altered. The purpose of these studies was to examine whether feeding varying concentrations of vitamin A to dogs would ...

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• (2012-06-27)
Obesity is linked to increased intestinal permeability that may contribute to low grade inflammation. Fructan prebiotics have been demonstrated to increase intestinal resistance and decrease systemic inflammation. The ...

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• (1993)
Effects of individual fatty acids on lipoprotein synthesis and secretion were studied in Hep-G2 cells. The cellular uptake rate of 18:0, 18:1, 18:2 and 18:3 was very similar. The synthesis of triglyceride was significantly ...

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• (2015-01-21)
The work described in this dissertation is focused on two major areas: the biological effects of ultrasound and ultrasound contrast agents, and nutritional interventions to inhibit the development of atherosclerosis. Ultrasound ...

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• (2015-04-22)
Dietary fiber provides numerous benefits to the health of both companion animals and humans including improved digestive health (increases stool weight and promotes normal laxation) and systemic health (promotes satiety ...

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• (2008)
Each component of a food can serve a beneficial, neutral or harmful function within the food and after consumption. Changes that occur during food, digestive, or absorptive processing modify the human nutritional potential ...

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• (1994)
Increased cytoplasmic and nuclear selenium retention in CMT-13 cells was correlated with cell growth inhibition caused by selenite supplementation. Greater quantities of cytosolic selenium-containing proteins and a nuclear ...

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• (2002)
The purpose of the studies presented here was to determine if: (1) the chemical form of genistein affects its ability to stimulate the growth of estrogen-dependent breast cancer tumors, (2) the matrix of the food in which ...

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• (2011-08-26)
Milk contains numerous bioactive substances including immunoglobulins, cytokines, growth factors and components that exert antibiotic and prebiotic activity (Field, 2005). Little is known about the biological effects of ...

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• (2015-06-16)
Obesity is a major nutritional disorder in cats and is associated with several comorbidities and reduced life span. The primary objectives of this study were to determine the effects of feeding a moderate-protein, high-fiber ...

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• (2013-05-28)
In 2011, preterm births accounted for approximately 12% of all births in the United States (1). Preterm infants have an immature gastrointestinal tract and are at increased risk of developing necrotizing enterocolitis, ...

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• (2014-05-30)
Age associated cognitive decline in human and rodents has been linked with decreases in hippocampal neurogenesis and a chronic low grade inflammation in the central nervous system. Physical exercise increases neurogenesis ...

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• (2011-08-25)
Epidemiological studies have linked high consumption of tomatoes and cruciferous vegetables to decreased risk of prostate cancer. Several bioactive components isolated from cruciferous vegetables and tomatoes exhibit ...

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• (1994)
This manuscript chronicles the evaluation and development of the preruminant calf as a model for the study of the absorption, transport and metabolism of $\beta$-carotene in the human. The pattern of serum appearance and ...

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• (2014-05-30)
Adenosine is a pleotropic purine nucleoside with actions ranging from neurotransmission to immunomodulation. Pathologic processes that trigger cellular stress and damage also cause significant increases in local and systemic ...

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