MRC Centre for Human Nutrition Research
About this community
Collections in this community
(2018-02-07)Humans are exposed to high levels of amorphous silica on a daily basis, via the diet and the use of cosmetic and pharmaceutical products. Amorphous silica particles (10-200 nm) have also been developed for use in biomedical ...
Maternal nutrition, breast milk micronutrients and infant growth in rural Gambia The World Health Organization recommends exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of an infant’s life. However, the evidence base to ...
(2016-09-01)Puberty is a crucial period for rapid changes in bone mineral, size, geometry, and microarchitecture. The mechanostat theory postulates that increased mechanical loading will affect bone phenotype and strength during ...