Kelsey Needham Dancause

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Publications

  1. pmc Characterizing genetic diversity of contemporary pacific chickens using mitochondrial DNA analyses
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    McGill University Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e16843. 2011
  2. pmc Behavioral risk factors for obesity during health transition in Vanuatu, South Pacific
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University Psychosocial Research Division, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal QC, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E98-E104. 2013
  3. pmc Brief communication: prenatal and early postnatal stress exposure influences long bone length in adult rat offspring
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Am J Phys Anthropol 149:307-11. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Beer is the cattle of women: sorghum beer commercialization and dietary intake of agropastoral families in Karamoja, Uganda
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Anthropology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, USA
    Soc Sci Med 70:1123-30. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Behavioral changes associated with economic development in the South Pacific: health transition in Vanuatu
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4H1R3
    Am J Hum Biol 23:366-76. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationships between body size and percent body fat among Melanesians in Vanuatu
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    McGill University Douglas Mental Health University Institute, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Montreal, Quebec H4H 1R3, Canada
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 19:425-31. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Prenatal exposure to a natural disaster increases risk for obesity in 5½-year-old children
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Psychosocial Research Division, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Res 71:126-31. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Chronic radiation exposure in the Rivne-Polissia region of Ukraine: implications for birth defects
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Anthropology, State University of New York, Binghamton, New York 13902 6000, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 22:667-74. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Origins of the Moken Sea Gypsies inferred from mitochondrial hypervariable region and whole genome sequences
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Anthropology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    J Hum Genet 54:86-93. 2009

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Publications9

  1. pmc Characterizing genetic diversity of contemporary pacific chickens using mitochondrial DNA analyses
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    McGill University Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e16843. 2011
    ..The current distribution of the D and E lineages among contemporary chicken populations in the Western Pacific is unclear, but might ultimately help to inform debates about the movements of humans that carried them...
  2. pmc Behavioral risk factors for obesity during health transition in Vanuatu, South Pacific
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University Psychosocial Research Division, Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal QC, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:E98-E104. 2013
    ..A rapid increase in obesity prevalence represents one component of this "health transition."..
  3. pmc Brief communication: prenatal and early postnatal stress exposure influences long bone length in adult rat offspring
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Am J Phys Anthropol 149:307-11. 2012
    ..Stunting and growth retardation are major global health burdens. Our study adds to a growing body of evidence suggesting that PS is a risk factor for poor linear growth...
  4. doi request reprint Beer is the cattle of women: sorghum beer commercialization and dietary intake of agropastoral families in Karamoja, Uganda
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Anthropology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, USA
    Soc Sci Med 70:1123-30. 2010
    ..Because nutritional status remains marginal in Karamoja, beer commercialization as a consequence of subsistence changes could have dramatic health consequences for women and children...
  5. doi request reprint Behavioral changes associated with economic development in the South Pacific: health transition in Vanuatu
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4H1R3
    Am J Hum Biol 23:366-76. 2011
    ..The islands of Vanuatu (South Pacific) have varying rates of economic development and provide a natural experimental model of health transition...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationships between body size and percent body fat among Melanesians in Vanuatu
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    McGill University Douglas Mental Health University Institute, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Montreal, Quebec H4H 1R3, Canada
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 19:425-31. 2010
    ..5, 32.5, 37.5), which enhance the precision of assessments of population-wide obesity burdens while still allowing for international comparison...
  7. doi request reprint Prenatal exposure to a natural disaster increases risk for obesity in 5½-year-old children
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Psychosocial Research Division, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Res 71:126-31. 2012
    ..Our objective was to determine whether PNMS resulting from a natural disaster influenced risk of childhood obesity...
  8. doi request reprint Chronic radiation exposure in the Rivne-Polissia region of Ukraine: implications for birth defects
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Anthropology, State University of New York, Binghamton, New York 13902 6000, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 22:667-74. 2010
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  9. doi request reprint Origins of the Moken Sea Gypsies inferred from mitochondrial hypervariable region and whole genome sequences
    Kelsey Needham Dancause
    Department of Anthropology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    J Hum Genet 54:86-93. 2009
    ..Our analyses suggest that MKN1 originated within coastal mainland SEA and dispersed into ISEA and rapidly into the Mergui Archipelago within the past few thousand years as a result of climate change induced population pressure...