Recent Advances in Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, Volume 108

1st Edition

Print ISBN: 9780123983978
eBook ISBN: 9780123984050
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 19th June 2012
Page Count: 518
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This volume of Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science covers the recent advances in the expanding fields of nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics. Forty authors from eight countries have contributed to the publication, representing the most cutting-edge research available.

Key Features

  • Contributions from leading authorities
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field


Molecular biologists, researchers in genetics and genomics

Table of Contents

  1. Fundamentals of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics
  2. Claude Bouchard and Jose M. Ordovas

  3. Advances in Technologies and Study Design
  4. Laurence D. Parnell

  5. A Nutrigenomics View of Protein Intake: Macronutrient, Bioactive Peptides, and Protein Turnover
  6. Chieh Jason Chou, Michael Affolter, and Martin Kussmann

  7. Nutrigenomics and Nutrigenetics of Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids
  8. John P. Vanden Heuvel

  9. Carbohydrate Intake
  10. Armelle Leturque, Edith Brot-Laroche, and Maude Le Gall

  11. Genetic and Epigenomic Footprints of Folate
  12. J. Michael Salbaum and Claudia Kappen

  13. The Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics of the Dietary Requirement for Choline
  14. Karen D. Corbin and Steven H. Zeisel

  15. Genetic Determinants of Dietary Antioxidant Status
  16. Laura A. Da Costa, Bibiana García-Bailo, Alaa Badawi, and Ahmed El-Sohemy

  17. Mineral Intake
  18. Maria G Stathopoulou, Stavroula Kanoni, George Papanikolaou, Smaragdi Antonopoulou, Tzortzis Nomikos and George Dedoussis

  19. Gene-Sodium Interaction and Blood Pressure: Findings from Genomics Research of Blood Pressure Salt-Sensitivity
  20. Tanika N. Kelly and Jiang He

  21. Alcohol Intake
  22. Dolores Corella

  23. Coffee Intake
  24. Marilyn C. Cornelis

  25. Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics of Caloric Restriction
  26. Itziar Abete, Santiago Navas-Carretero, Amelia Marti and J. Alfredo Martinez

  27. Individualized Weight Management: What can be Learned from Nutrigenomics and Nutrigenetics?
  28. Iwona Rudk


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Praise for the series:
"Full of interest not only for the molecular biologist-for whom the numerous references will be invaluable-but will also appeal to a much wider circle of biologists, and in fact to all those who are concerned with the living cell." --British Medical Journal