Nutrigenomics

University of North Carolina Introduces New Core Merging Nutrition and Genetics

May 09, 2017

The University of North Carolina Nutrition and Obesity Research Center (NORC) introduces the new Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics (NGx) Core. Located in the UNC Nutrition Research Institute (NRI) on the NC Research Campus in Kannapolis, NGx has been created to assist investigators in conducting studies that lead to a better understanding of the impacts lifestyle and […]

NRI presents inaugural short course for nutrition specialists

May 24, 2016

From a UNC Nutritional Research Institute News Release:  KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – May 20, 2016 – The UNC Nutrition Research Institute (NRI) holds its first short course in Nutrigenetics, Nutrigenomics and Precision Nutrition, May 23 – 26.  This workshop-style educational course features 16 expert-led presentations on an array of topics including “Nutrition and Epigenetics” and “MicroRNA […]

Towards nutrigenomics: studies to identify gene-diet interactions affecting susceptibility to cardiovascular disease.

April 22, 2014

Towards nutrigenomics: studies to identify gene-diet interactions affecting susceptibility to cardiovascular disease. The FASEB Journal, April 2014; Brian Bennett1,3; Karen Corbin2,; Tangi Smallwood3,; Annalouise o’Connor2; Steven Zeisel1,4. 1UNC Nutrition Research Institute Kannapolis NC United States; 2UNC Nutrition Research Institute Kannapolis NC United States; 3Department of Genetics University of North Carolina Chapel Hill NC United States; 4 Department of […]

A Brief History of the UNC Nutrition Research Institute

October 21, 2013

Founded in 2008, the UNC Nutrition Research Institute (NRI) is a cornerstone of the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis and home to highly-regarded faculty members, students and research technicians exploring nutritional individuality as it relates to brain development and the prevention of cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity. Here scientists study nutrigenomics – […]

Nutrition Research Institute: Helping the world get healthier, one person at the time

June 12, 2013

The Nutrition Research Institute is located on the developing North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis. Scientific studies under way at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Nutrition Research Institute (NRI), located on the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis, show promise of a healthier future for children and adults based on new […]