HNRCAHuman Nutrition Research Center on Aging
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The research conducted at the USDA HNRCA explores the relationship between nutrition, physical activity and healthy and active agingm.
a scientist in the Nutritional Epidemiology Program at the USDA HNRCA and an associate professor at the Friedman School.
HNRCA and international scientists have now arrived at a consensus on sarcopenia's clinical definition.
a scientist in the Energy Metabolism Laboratory at the USDA HNRCA and an assistant professor at the Friedman School.
We saw, by far, the fewest intestinal tumors in the offspring of mothers consuming the supplemented diet," said Jimmy Crott, senior author and a scientist in the Vitamins and Carcinogenesis Laboratory at the USDA HNRCA.
Wu and co-investigators are with the HNRCA Nutritional Immunology Laboratory in Boston, Massachusetts.
VAT volume was approximately 10 pc lower in adults who reported eating three or more daily servings of whole grains and who limited their intake of refined grains to less than one serving per day," first author Nicola McKeown, a scientist with the Nutritional Epidemiology Program at the USDA HNRCA, said.
Former HNRCA neuroepidemiologist Tina Huang compared links between types of fish intake and dementia in relation to the APOE genetic status of 2,547 study volunteers.
In fact, earlier human clinical studies conducted by Meydani's colleagues at the HNRCA have shown that consumption of oats reduces blood pressure.
Researchers at HNRCA have been conducting intervention trials, population studies, and laboratory tests to learn how a variety of nutrients and biochemicals affect cognitive decline for this growing demographic group.
Ordovas is director of the ARS-funded HNRCA Nutrition and Genomics Laboratory (NGL).
Another HNRCA rat study looked at the aged brain's ability to change physiologically--a condition scientists refer to as "neuronal plasticity.