Academic Article

Year Title
2020 Imidazole propionate is increased in diabetes and associated with dietary patterns and altered microbial ecologyNature Communications.  11. 2020
2020 A Novel Combination of Fruits and Vegetables Prevents Diet-Induced Hepatic Steatosis and Metabolic Dysfunction in MiceJournal of Nutrition.  150:2950-2960. 2020
2020 Statin therapy is associated with lower prevalence of gut microbiota dysbiosisNature Nature: New biology.  581:310-315. 2020
2020 Urban Egyptian Women Aged 19–30 Years Display Nutrition Transition-Like Dietary Patterns, with High Energy and Sodium Intakes, and Insufficient Iron, Vitamin D, and Folate IntakesCurrent Developments in Nutrition.  4. 2020
2020 Gut Microbiota Profile of Obese Diabetic Women Submitted to Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass and Its Association with Food Intake and Postoperative Diabetes Remission.Nutrients.  12:278-278. 2020
2019 Elevated serum ceramides are linked with obesity-associated gut dysbiosis and impaired glucose metabolismMetabolomics.  15. 2019
2019 Akkermansia muciniphila abundance is lower in severe obesity, but its increased level after bariatric surgery is not associated with metabolic health improvement.American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism.  317:E446-E459. 2019
2019 Different and Unequal: A Qualitative Evaluation of Salient Factors Influencing Energy Intake in Adults with Overweight and Obesity.Nutrients.  11:1365-1365. 2019
2019 Phosphatidylglycerols are induced by gut dysbiosis and inflammation, and favorably modulate adipose tissue remodeling in obesityFASEB Journal.  33:4741-4754. 2019
2019 Dietary assessment toolkits: an overview.Public Health Nutrition.  22:404-418. 2019
2019 Major microbiota dysbiosis in severe obesity: fate after bariatric surgeryGut.  68:70-82. 2019
2018 The impact of human activities and lifestyles on the interlinked microbiota and health of humans and of ecosystemsScience of the Total Environment.  627:1018-1038. 2018
2018 Gut microbiota and obesity: Concepts relevant to clinical careEuropean Journal of Internal Medicine.  48:18-24. 2018
2017 Serum lipidomics reveals early differential effects of gastric bypass compared with banding on phospholipids and sphingolipids independent of differences in weight lossInternational Journal of Obesity.  41:917-925. 2017
2016 Losing weight for a better health: Role for the gut microbiotaClinical Nutrition Experimental.  6:39-58. 2016
2016 Micronutrient and Protein Deficiencies After Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy: a 1-year Follow-upObesity Surgery.  26:785-796. 2016
2016 Akkermansia muciniphilaand improved metabolic health during a dietary intervention in obesity: relationship with gut microbiome richness and ecologyGut.  65:426-436. 2016
2016 Effect of zinc supplementation on serum zinc concentration and T cell proliferation in nursing home elderly: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trialAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  103:942-951. 2016
2014 Yogurt: role in healthy and active agingAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  99:1263S-1270S. 2014
2014 Yogurt, Immune Function, and Infectious Disease: Can Yogurt Be Used to Protect the Elderly against Infections?Functional food reviews.  5. 2014
2013 Iron Biology, Immunology, Aging, and Obesity: Four Fields Connected by the Small Peptide Hormone HepcidinAdvances in Nutrition.  4:602-617. 2013
2013 Obesity during pregnancy and fetal iron status: is Hepcidin the link?Journal of Perinatology.  33:177-181. 2013
2010 Dietary Supplementation with Tocotrienols Enhances Immune Function in C57BL/6 MiceJournal of Nutrition.  140:1335-1341. 2010
2009 Micronutrient status, immune response and infectious disease in elderly of less developed countriesSight & Life Magazine.  3:6-15. 2009
2008 Differential H3K4 Methylation Identifies Developmentally Poised Hematopoietic GenesDevelopmental Cell.  14:798-809. 2008
A Data Integration Multi-Omics Approach to Study Calorie Restriction-Induced Changes in Insulin SensitivityFrontiers in Physiology.  9.
Lack of Differences in Inflammation and T Cell-Mediated Function between Young and Older Women with ObesityNutrients.  12:237-237.
Nutritional and Protein Deficiencies in the Short Term following Both Gastric Bypass and Gastric BandingPLoS ONE.  11:e0149588-e0149588.

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  • Carlota Dao