Jan W Low

Summary

Affiliation: International Food Policy Research Institute

Publications

  1. pmc Health and nutrition knowledge, attitudes and practices of pregnant women attending and not-attending ANC clinics in Western Kenya: a cross-sectional analysis
    Nandita Perumal
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:146. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint A food-based approach introducing orange-fleshed sweet potatoes increased vitamin A intake and serum retinol concentrations in young children in rural Mozambique
    Jan W Low
    International Potato Centre, Nairobi, Kenya 00603
    J Nutr 137:1320-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint 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 Mozambique
    Jan 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
  4. ncbi request reprint The potential contribution of bread buns fortified with beta-carotene-rich sweet potato in Central Mozambique
    Jan W Low
    International Potato Center, Regional Office for sub Saharan Africa, Nairobi, Kenya
    Food Nutr Bull 29:98-107. 2008

Collaborators

  • Mary Arimond
  • Nandita Perumal
  • Hermann Z Ou├ędraogo
  • Jaameeta Kurji
  • Kirimi Sindi
  • Carol Levin
  • Mary Oyunga
  • Donald C Cole
  • Cornelia Loechl
  • Christine Kiria

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Health and nutrition knowledge, attitudes and practices of pregnant women attending and not-attending ANC clinics in Western Kenya: a cross-sectional analysis
    Nandita 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint A food-based approach introducing orange-fleshed sweet potatoes increased vitamin A intake and serum retinol concentrations in young children in rural Mozambique
    Jan 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint 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 Mozambique
    Jan 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint The potential contribution of bread buns fortified with beta-carotene-rich sweet potato in Central Mozambique
    Jan W Low
    International Potato Center, Regional Office for sub Saharan Africa, Nairobi, Kenya
    Food Nutr Bull 29:98-107. 2008
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