Nutrition and Metabolism


This research line is involved in understanding nutritional exposures linked to coexistence of low muscle mass and obesity.  Approaches include physiological studies of endocrinology, metabolism, body composition and specific approaches linked to assessment of muscle mass.

Sl No. Title Authors Journal Name Publication Year
1 Amino Acid Digestibility of Extruded Chickpea and Yellow Pea Protein is High and Comparable in Moderately Stunted South Indian Children with Use of a Dual Stable Isotope Tracer Method Devi S, Varkey A, Dharmar M, Holt RR, Allen LH, Sheshshayee MS, Preston T, Keen CL, Kurpad AV J Nutr 2020
2 Association of egg intake with blood lipids, cardiovascular disease, and mortality in 177,000 people in 50 countries Dehghan M, Mente A, Rangarajan S, Mohan V, Lear S, Swaminathan S, Wielgosz A, Seron P, Avezum A, Lopez-Jaramillo P, Turbide G, Chifamba J, AlHabib KF, Mohammadifard N, Szuba A, Khatib R, Altuntas Y, Liu X, Iqbal R, Rosengren A, Yusuf R, Smuts M, Yusufali A, Li N, Diaz R, Yusoff K, Kaur M, Soman B, Ismail N, Gupta R, Dans A, Sheridan P, Teo K, Anand SS, Yusuf S Am J Clin Nutr 2020
3 Metabolome and microbiome alterations related to short-term feeding of a micronutrient-fortified, high-quality legume protein-based food product to stunted school age children: A randomized controlled pilot trial Varkey A, Devi S, Mukhopadhyay A, Kamat NG, Pauline M, Dharmar M, Holt RR, Allen LH, Thomas T, Keen CL, Kurpad AV Clin Nutr 2020
4 Association of Nut Intake With Risk Factors, Cardiovascular Disease, and Mortality in 16 Countries From 5 Continents: Analysis From the Prospective Urban and Rural Epidemiology (PURE) Study de Souza RJ, Dehghan M, Mente A, Bangdiwala SI, Ahmed SH, Alhabib KF, Altuntas Y, Basiak-Rasa?a A, Dagenais GR, Diaz R, Amma LI, Kelishadi R, Khatib R, Lear SA, Lopez-Jaramillo P, Mohan V, Poirier P, Rangarajan S, Rosengren A, Ismail R, Swaminathan S, Wentzel-Viljoen E, Yeates K, Yusuf R, Teo KK, Anand SS, Yusuf S, PURE study investigators Am J Clin Nutr 2020
5 Association of Dairy Consumption With Metabolic Syndrome, Hypertension and Diabetes in 147 812 Individuals From 21 Countries Bhavadharini B, Dehghan M, Mente A, Rangarajan S, Sheridan P, Mohan V, Iqbal R, Gupta R, Lear S, Wentzel-Viljoen E, Avezum A, Lopez-Jaramillo P, Mony P, Varma R, Kumar R, Chifamba J, Alhabib K, Mohammadifard N, Oguz A, Lanas F, Rozanska D, Bengtsson Bostrom K, Yusoff K, Tsolkile L, Dans A, Yusufali A, Orlandini A, Poirier P, Khatib R, Hu B, Wei L, Yin L, Deeraili A, Yeates K, Yusuf R, Ismail N, Mozaffarian D, Teo K, Anand S, Yusuf S BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care 2020
6 Vitamin B-12 Supplementation During Pregnancy and Early Lactation Does Not Affect Neurophysiologic Outcomes in Children Aged 6 Years Srinivasan K, Thomas S, Anand S, Jayachandra M, Thomas T, Strand TA, Kurpad AV, Duggan CP J Nutr 2020
7 Fractional Iron Absorption From Enteric-Coated Ferrous Sulphate Tablet Thankachan P, Bose B, Subramanian R, Koneri R, Kurpad AV Indian J Med Res 2020
8 Acute Effect of a Protein Supplement on Targeted Plasma Amino Acid Profile Among Healthy Asian Indians: A Randomized Controlled Trial Kurien A, Sharma N, Marathe M, Joshi N, Selvam S, Devi S, Sambashivaiah S J Nutr Metab 2020
9 Relationship between diet and acculturation among South Asian children living in Canada Noor S, Dehghan M, Lear SA, Swaminathan S, Ibrahim Q, Rangarajan S, Punthakee Z Appetite 2020
10 Metabolic Availability of Lysine in Milk and a Vegetarian Cereal-Legume Meal Determined by the Indicator Amino Acid Oxidation Method in Indian Men Bandyopadhyay S, Kuriyan R, Shivakumar N, Ghosh S, Ananthan R, Devi S, Kurpad AV J Nutr 2020
11 Gut microbial dysbiosis as a limiting factor in the management of primary and secondary sarcopenia: an Asian Indian perspective Bhattacharya S, Bhadra R, Schols AMWJ, Sambashivaiah S Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 2020
12 White Rice Intake and Incident Diabetes: A Study of 132,373 Participants in 21 Countries Bhavadharini B, Mohan V, Dehghan M, Rangarajan S, Swaminathan S, Rosengren A, Wielgosz A, Avezum A, Lopez-Jaramillo P, Lanas F, Dans AL, Yeates K, Poirier P, Chifamba J, Alhabib KF, Mohammadifard N, Zatonska K, Khatib R, Vural Keskinler M, Wei L, Wang C, Liu X, Iqbal R, Yusuf R, Wentzel-Viljoen E, Hussein Yusufali A, Diaz R, Keat NK, Lakshmi PVM, Ismail N, Gupta R, Palileo-Villanueva LM, Sheridan P, Mente A, Yusuf S Diabetes Care 2020
13 Measuring vitamin B-12 bioavailability with [13C]-cyanocobalamin in humans Devi S, Pasanna RM, Shamshuddin Z, Bhat K, Sivadas A, Mandal AK, Kurpad AV Am J Clin Nutr 2020
14 Relative contribution of diet and physical activity to increased adiposity among rural to urban migrants in India: A cross-sectional study Kinra S, Mallinson PAC, Cresswell JA, Bowen LJ, Lyngdoh T, Prabhakaran D, Reddy KS, Vaz M, Kurpad AV, Davey Smith G, Ben-Shlomo Y, Ebrahim S PLoS Med 2020
15 Age-related differences in height gain with dairy protein and micronutrient supplements in Indian primary school children Thomas T, Singh M, Swaminathan S, Kurpad AV Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 2020