hyperuricemia

Blueberry Consumption Affects Serum Uric Acid Concentrations in Older Adults in a Sex-Specific Manner

December 08, 2016

Carol L. Cheatham, Itzel Vazquez-Vidal, Amanda Medlin and V. Saroja Voruganti (2016). Blueberry Consumption Affects Serum Uric Acid Concentrations in Older Adults in a Sex-Specific Manner. Antioxidants 2016, 5(4), 43; doi:10.3390/antiox5040043. Author Affiliations 1. Department of Psychology & Neuroscience, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA 2. Nutrition Research Institute, […]

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Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Increase Risk for Hyperuricemia

September 27, 2016

According to the CDC, sugar-sweetened beverages are the largest source of added sugar in the average American’s diet, and the Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend individuals consume no more than ten percent of calories per day from processed or added sugar. From the UNC Chapel Hill Nutrition Research Institute (NRI), scientists are investigating the connection between […]

Serum uric acid concentrations and SLC2A9 genetic variation in Hispanic children: the Viva La Familia Study

February 02, 2015

Serum uric acid concentrations and SLC2A9 genetic variation in Hispanic children: the Viva La Familia Study, The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition,  V Saroja Voruganti, Sandra Laston, Karin Haack, Nitesh R Mehta, Shelley A Cole, Nancy F Butte, and Anthony G Comuzzie From the Department of Nutrition (VSV) and UNC Nutrition Research Institute (VSV), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Kannapolis, NC; […]

NCRC offers free science events throughout April

March 31, 2014

  The Salisbury Post KANNAPOLIS — Science lovers of all ages are invited to celebrate nutrition and science in April at the N.C. Research Campus in Kannapolis. The campus is offering several free events featuring everything from personalized nutrition to STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) As part of the N.C. Science Festival, Rowan-Cabarrus Community […]

Celebrate Nutrition and Science at the NCRC in April

March 27, 2014

NC Research Campus, Kannapolis, NC. March 27, 2014)- Moms, Dads, kids and science lovers of all ages, April is the month to visit the North Carolina Research to enjoy free events headlining everything from personalized nutrition to STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). Tuesdays, April 1, 8 and 22, the UNC Chapel Hill Nutrition Research […]

Genome-wide association analysis confirms and extends the association of SLC2A9 with serum uric acid levels to Mexican Americans.

December 16, 2013

Genome-wide association analysis confirms and extends the association of SLC2A9 with serum uric acid levels to Mexican Americans. Frontiers in Genetics. Dec 16, 2013. Voruganti VS, Kent JW Jr, Debnath S, Cole SA, Haack K, Göring HH, Carless MA, Curran JE, Johnson MP, Almasy L, Dyer TD, Maccluer JW,Moses EK, Abboud HE, Mahaney MC, Blangero J, Comuzzie AG. Department of Genetics, Texas Biomedical Research Institute San Antonio, TX; Department of Nutrition, […]