Jan W Low
Affiliation: International Food Policy Research Institute
- Health and nutrition knowledge, attitudes and practices of pregnant women attending and not-attending ANC clinics in Western Kenya: a cross-sectional analysisNandita Perumal
Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:146. 2013..ANC clinics provide resources to improve nutrition and health knowledge and promote preventive health practices. We sought to compare the knowledge, attitude and practices (KAP) among women seeking and not-seeking ANC in rural Kenya...
- A food-based approach introducing orange-fleshed sweet potatoes increased vitamin A intake and serum retinol concentrations in young children in rural MozambiqueJan W Low
International Potato Centre, Nairobi, Kenya 00603
J Nutr 137:1320-7. 2007..Integrated promotion of OFSP can complement other approaches and contribute to increases in vitamin A intake and serum retinol concentrations in young children in rural Mozambique and similar areas in Sub-Saharan Africa...
- Ensuring the supply of and creating demand for a biofortified crop with a visible trait: lessons learned from the introduction of orange-fleshed sweet potato in drought-prone areas of MozambiqueJan W Low
Jan W Low was affiliated with the Department of Agricultural Economics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
Food Nutr Bull 28:S258-70. 2007..Orange-fleshed sweet potato (OFSP) is a promising biofortified crop for sub-Saharan Africa because it has high levels of provitamin A carotenoids, the formed vitamin A is bioavailable, and white-fleshed sweet potato is already widely grown...
- The potential contribution of bread buns fortified with beta-carotene-rich sweet potato in Central MozambiqueJan W Low
International Potato Center, Regional Office for sub Saharan Africa, Nairobi, Kenya
Food Nutr Bull 29:98-107. 2008....