Sian M Robinson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The determinants of iron status in early pregnancy
    S Robinson
    Medical Research Council Environmental Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Br J Nutr 79:249-55. 1998
  2. pmc Nutrition and sarcopenia: a review of the evidence and implications for preventive strategies
    Sian Robinson
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    J Aging Res 2012:510801. 2012
  3. pmc Relationship between placental expression of the imprinted PHLDA2 gene, intrauterine skeletal growth and childhood bone mass
    R M Lewis
    Institute of Developmental Sciences, University of Southampton and Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
    Bone 50:337-42. 2012
  4. pmc Type of milk feeding in infancy and health behaviours in adult life: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study
    Sian Robinson
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Br J Nutr 109:1114-22. 2013
  5. pmc Infant nutrition and later health: a review of current evidence
    Sian Robinson
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Nutrients 4:859-74. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Muscle strength in older community-dwelling men is related to type of milk feeding in infancy
    Sian M Robinson
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:990-6. 2012
  7. pmc Does living in a food insecure household impact on the diets and body composition of young children? Findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Anna Pilgrim
    Southampton NIHR Biomedical Research Unit in Nutrition, Diet and Lifestyle, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:e6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Current patterns of diet in community-dwelling older men and women: results from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study
    Sian Robinson
    The MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, Southampton General Hospital Mailpoint 95, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Age Ageing 38:594-9. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Variations in infant feeding practice are associated with body composition in childhood: a prospective cohort study
    Sian M Robinson
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:2799-805. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns in infancy: the importance of maternal and family influences on feeding practice
    Sian Robinson
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Br J Nutr 98:1029-37. 2007

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Publications59

  1. ncbi request reprint The determinants of iron status in early pregnancy
    S Robinson
    Medical Research Council Environmental Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Br J Nutr 79:249-55. 1998
    ..Our findings show that in early pregnancy there is an association between high dietary Ca intake and lower Fe stores. This effect of Ca on one aspect of Fe status may result from its influence on Fe bioavailability...
  2. pmc Nutrition and sarcopenia: a review of the evidence and implications for preventive strategies
    Sian Robinson
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    J Aging Res 2012:510801. 2012
    ..Optimising diet and nutrition throughout life may be key to preventing sarcopenia and promoting physical capability in older age...
  3. pmc Relationship between placental expression of the imprinted PHLDA2 gene, intrauterine skeletal growth and childhood bone mass
    R M Lewis
    Institute of Developmental Sciences, University of Southampton and Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
    Bone 50:337-42. 2012
    ..The results suggest that placental PHLDA2 may provide a biomarker for suboptimal skeletal growth in pregnancies uncomplicated by overt fetal growth restriction...
  4. pmc Type of milk feeding in infancy and health behaviours in adult life: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study
    Sian Robinson
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Br J Nutr 109:1114-22. 2013
    ..009), such that higher scores were associated with having been breastfed. These data support experimental findings which suggest that early dietary exposures can have lifelong influences on food choice...
  5. pmc Infant nutrition and later health: a review of current evidence
    Sian Robinson
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Nutrients 4:859-74. 2012
    ..Future progress will depend on new studies that provide detailed prospective data on duration and exclusivity of breastfeeding together with appropriate characterisation of the weaning diet...
  6. doi request reprint Muscle strength in older community-dwelling men is related to type of milk feeding in infancy
    Sian M Robinson
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:990-6. 2012
    ..Muscle growth in the neonatal period may be very sensitive to variations in early nutrition, but little is known about long-term effects of infant feeding on muscle strength...
  7. pmc Does living in a food insecure household impact on the diets and body composition of young children? Findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Anna Pilgrim
    Southampton NIHR Biomedical Research Unit in Nutrition, Diet and Lifestyle, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:e6. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Current patterns of diet in community-dwelling older men and women: results from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study
    Sian Robinson
    The MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, Southampton General Hospital Mailpoint 95, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Age Ageing 38:594-9. 2009
    ..Little is known about the dietary patterns of older adults in the UK...
  9. doi request reprint Variations in infant feeding practice are associated with body composition in childhood: a prospective cohort study
    Sian M Robinson
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:2799-805. 2009
    ..Most studies of infant diet and later body composition focus on milk feeding; few consider the influence of variations in the weaning diet...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns in infancy: the importance of maternal and family influences on feeding practice
    Sian Robinson
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Br J Nutr 98:1029-37. 2007
    ..The effects of these patterns on growth and development, and on long-term outcomes need to be investigated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Combined effects of dietary fat and birth weight on serum cholesterol concentrations: the Hertfordshire Cohort Study
    Sian M Robinson
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:237-44. 2006
    ....
  12. pmc Diet and its relationship with grip strength in community-dwelling older men and women: the Hertfordshire cohort study
    Sian M Robinson
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:84-90. 2008
    ..To examine relationships between diet and grip strength in older men and women and to determine whether prenatal growth modifies these relationships...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of educational attainment on the quality of young women's diets
    S M Robinson
    MRC Environmental Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:1174-80. 2004
    ..This study examines the influence of sociodemographic and anthropometric factors on the quality of the diets of young women in the UK...
  14. ncbi request reprint Assessing the diet of adolescent girls in the UK
    S Robinson
    MRC Environmental Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, UK
    Public Health Nutr 2:571-7. 1999
    ..To assess the ability of a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ1) and a food checklist (FCL) to determine energy and macronutrient intakes of adolescent girls in the general population...
  15. doi request reprint Feeding practices in pregnancy and infancy: relationship with the development of overweight and obesity in childhood
    S M Robinson
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:S4-10. 2008
    ..Further research is needed to gain insight into the evolution of dietary habits in childhood and to determine how these practices influence obesity risk...
  16. doi request reprint Breastfeeding, the use of docosahexaenoic acid-fortified formulas in infancy and neuropsychological function in childhood
    Catharine R Gale
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Arch Dis Child 95:174-9. 2010
    ..To investigate the relation between breastfeeding, use of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)-fortified formula and neuropsychological function in children...
  17. pmc Intrauterine growth and postnatal skeletal development: findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Nicholas C Harvey
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:34-44. 2012
    ..The perturbations in this trajectory which influence childhood bone mass warrant further research...
  18. pmc Maternal Antenatal Vitamin D Status and Offspring Muscle Development: Findings From the Southampton Women's Survey
    Nicholas C Harvey
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit N C H, R J M, A A S, G N, S M R, K M G, H M I, C C, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, United Kingdom National Institute for Health Research Southampton Biomedical Research Centre N C H, K M G, C C, University of Southampton and University Hospital Southampton National Health Service Foundation Trust, Southampton SO16 6YD, United Kingdom Paediatric Endocrinology R J M, J H D, University Hospital Southampton National Health Service Foundation Trust, Southampton SO16 6YD, United Kingdom and National Institute for Health Research Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit M K J, C C, University of Oxford, Nuffield Orthopedic Centre, Headington, Oxford OX3 7HE, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:330-7. 2014
    ..11). Conclusions: This observational study suggests that intrauterine exposure to 25(OH)D during late pregnancy might influence offspring muscle development through an effect primarily on muscle strength rather than on muscle mass. ..
  19. pmc Dietary patterns in infancy and cognitive and neuropsychological function in childhood
    Catharine R Gale
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:816-23. 2009
    ..Although many studies have examined the relation between type of milk received in infancy and subsequent cognition, there has been no investigation of the possible effect of variations in the weaning diet...
  20. doi request reprint Maternal dietary patterns during pregnancy and childhood bone mass: a longitudinal study
    Zoe A Cole
    The MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, Untied Kingdom
    J Bone Miner Res 24:663-8. 2009
    ..We conclude that dietary patterns consistent with current advice for healthy eating during pregnancy are associated with greater bone size and BMD in the offspring at 9 yr of age...
  21. pmc The relationship between maternal adiposity and infant weight gain, and childhood wheeze and atopy
    Katharine C Pike
    Clinical and Experimental Sciences Academic Unit, University of Southampton Faculty of Medicine, Southampton, UK
    Thorax 68:372-9. 2013
    ..We investigated the relationships of maternal body mass index (BMI) and fat mass with childhood wheeze, and examined the influences of infant weight gain and childhood obesity...
  22. pmc Weight gain in pregnancy and childhood body composition: findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Sarah R Crozier
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1745-51. 2010
    ..Intrauterine life may be a critical period for the programming of later obesity, but there is conflicting evidence about whether pregnancy weight gain is an important determinant of offspring adiposity...
  23. doi request reprint Breastfeeding and reported morbidity during infancy: findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Catherine M Fisk
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Matern Child Nutr 7:61-70. 2011
    ..The graded inverse associations with breastfeeding duration suggest that current efforts to promote breastfeeding and increase duration will have important effects in reducing morbidity in infancy...
  24. doi request reprint What do babies eat? Evaluation of a food frequency questionnaire to assess the diets of infants aged 12 months
    Lynne D Marriott
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 12:967-72. 2009
    ..To evaluate the relative validity of an FFQ for assessing nutrient intakes in 12-month-old infants...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cohort profile: The Southampton Women's Survey
    Hazel M Inskip
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 35:42-8. 2006
  26. pmc Do women change their health behaviours in pregnancy? Findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Sarah R Crozier
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 23:446-53. 2009
    ..Although there is encouraging evidence of changed health behaviours in pregnancy, young women and those with few educational qualifications may particularly benefit from targeted health initiatives...
  27. pmc Women's compliance with nutrition and lifestyle recommendations before pregnancy: general population cohort study
    Hazel M Inskip
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD
    BMJ 338:b481. 2009
    ..To examine the extent to which women planning a pregnancy comply with recommendations for nutrition and lifestyle...
  28. doi request reprint Influences on the quality of young children's diets: the importance of maternal food choices
    Catherine M Fisk
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Br J Nutr 105:287-96. 2011
    ..Our data provide strong evidence of shared family patterns of diet and suggest that interventions to improve the quality of young women's diets could be effective in improving the quality of their children's diets...
  29. doi request reprint Breast-feeding and adherence to infant feeding guidelines do not influence bone mass at age 4 years
    Nicholas C Harvey
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Br J Nutr 102:915-20. 2009
    ..We observed wide variations in current infant feeding practice, but these variations were not associated with differences in childhood bone mass at age 4 years...
  30. doi request reprint Clustering of lifestyle risk factors and poor physical function in older adults: the Hertfordshire cohort study
    Sian M Robinson
    MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1684-91. 2013
    ..To examine the relationship between number of lifestyle risk factors (out of low physical activity, poor diet, obesity, smoking) and physical function in older community-dwelling men and women...
  31. pmc Fetal and infant growth predict hip geometry at 6 y old: findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Nicholas C Harvey
    1 Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK 2 National Institute for Health Research Southampton Biomedical Research Centre, University of Southampton, and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Pediatr Res 74:450-6. 2013
    ..We investigated relationships between early growth and proximal femoral geometry at age 6 y in a prospective population-based cohort, the Southampton Women's Survey...
  32. doi request reprint Cut-off points for anthropometric indices of adiposity: differential classification in a large population of young women
    Sarah L Duggleby
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Br J Nutr 101:424-30. 2009
    ..As each index captures different aspects of size in terms of adiposity, there is the need to determine how the three indices relate to function and how they can be of use in defining risk of ill health in women...
  33. pmc Different indices of fetal growth predict bone size and volumetric density at 4 years of age
    Nicholas C Harvey
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    J Bone Miner Res 25:920-7. 2010
    ..These results suggest a discordance between influences on skeletal size and volumetric density...
  34. pmc New horizons in the pathogenesis, diagnosis and management of sarcopenia
    Avan Aihie Sayer
    Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Age Ageing 42:145-50. 2013
    ....
  35. pmc Maternal size in pregnancy and body composition in children
    Catharine R Gale
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:3904-11. 2007
    ..Evidence suggests that babies' fat mass at birth is greater if their mothers were themselves fatter during pregnancy, but it is unclear whether this association persists into childhood...
  36. pmc Women's dietary patterns change little from before to during pregnancy
    Sarah R Crozier
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    J Nutr 139:1956-63. 2009
    ..Using applied scores, there was a very small mean decrease in prudent diet score in pregnancy and a very small mean increase in high-energy diet score in late pregnancy, indicating little overall change in dietary patterns in pregnancy...
  37. doi request reprint Oily fish intake during pregnancy--association with lower hyperactivity but not with higher full-scale IQ in offspring
    Catharine R Gale
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:1061-8. 2008
    ..As oily fish is a major dietary source of omega-3 fatty acids, it is possible that low intake of fish during pregnancy may have adverse effects on the developing fetal brain...
  38. pmc Lower maternal folate status in early pregnancy is associated with childhood hyperactivity and peer problems in offspring
    Wolff Schlotz
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:594-602. 2010
    ..We examined for associations of maternal folate status and dietary intake during pregnancy with brain growth and childhood behavioural difficulties in the offspring...
  39. doi request reprint Processed meat consumption and lung function: modification by antioxidants and smoking
    Hitomi Okubo
    University of Southampton, Southampton
    Eur Respir J 43:972-82. 2014
    ..022 for interaction). Higher processed meat consumption is associated with poorer lung function, especially in males who have lower fruit and vegetable consumption or dietary TAC, and among current smokers. ..
  40. doi request reprint Assessing diets of 3-year-old children: evaluation of an FFQ
    Megan Jarman
    1 MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 17:1069-77. 2014
    ..To evaluate the use of an administered eighty-item FFQ to assess nutrient intake and diet quality in 3-year-old children...
  41. doi request reprint Maternal vitamin D status in pregnancy is associated with adiposity in the offspring: findings from the Southampton Women's Survey
    Sarah R Crozier
    Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:57-63. 2012
    ..Low vitamin D status has been linked to adiposity, but little is known of the effects of low status in pregnancy on offspring body composition...
  42. pmc Dietary patterns in pregnant women: a comparison of food-frequency questionnaires and 4 d prospective diaries
    Sarah R Crozier
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Br J Nutr 99:869-75. 2008
    ..The first two dietary patterns identified in this cohort of pregnant women appear to be defined similarly by both FFQ and diary data, suggesting that FFQ data provide useful information on dietary patterns...
  43. pmc Maternal plasma phosphatidylcholine fatty acids and atopy and wheeze in the offspring at age of 6 years
    Katharine C Pike
    Clinical and Experimental Sciences Academic Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton S016 6YD, UK
    Clin Dev Immunol 2012:474613. 2012
    ..82, P = 0.013). These associations provide some support for the hypothesis that variation in exposure to n-6 and n-3 fatty acids during pregnancy influences the risk of childhood wheeze and atopy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Maternal diet during pregnancy and carotid intima-media thickness in children
    Catharine R Gale
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, UK
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 26:1877-82. 2006
    ..In animal models, a restricted or unbalanced maternal diet during gestation can influence susceptibility to atherosclerosis, but the relation in humans between maternal diet during pregnancy and atherogenesis is unknown...
  45. pmc Fetal liver blood flow distribution: role in human developmental strategy to prioritize fat deposition versus brain development
    Keith M Godfrey
    Institute of Developmental Sciences, University of Southampton, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e41759. 2012
    ..Prenatal developmental influences play important roles in the human propensity to deposit fat...
  46. pmc Dietary patterns in the Southampton Women's Survey
    S R Crozier
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:1391-9. 2006
    ..This research aims to compare principal component analysis (PCA) and cluster analysis using dietary data collected from young women in the UK...
  47. pmc Southampton Mealtime Assistance Study: design and methods
    Helen C Roberts
    Academic Geriatric Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, Hampshire, UK
    BMC Geriatr 13:5. 2013
    ..This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of using trained volunteer mealtime assistants to help patients on an acute medical ward for older people at mealtimes...
  48. doi request reprint Constraints on food choices of women in the UK with lower educational attainment
    M Barker
    Food Choice Group, MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 11:1229-37. 2008
    ..The present study aimed to identify factors that influence the food choices of women with lower educational attainment and how women could be helped to improve those choices...
  49. ncbi request reprint What do babies eat? Evaluation of a food frequency questionnaire to assess the diets of infants aged 6 months
    L D Marriott
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Public Health Nutr 11:751-6. 2008
    ..To evaluate the relative validity of a food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) for assessing nutrient intakes in 6-month-old infants...
  50. ncbi request reprint Stability of dietary patterns in young women over a 2-year period
    S E Borland
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, Southampton General Hospital, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:119-26. 2008
    ..To examine the stability of dietary patterns in young women over a two-year period and to identify factors that influence stability...
  51. ncbi request reprint Dietary guidelines for pregnancy: a review of current evidence
    A A Jackson
    Institute of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, UK
    Public Health Nutr 4:625-30. 2001
    ....
  52. pmc Development of a 20-item food frequency questionnaire to assess a 'prudent' dietary pattern among young women in Southampton
    S R Crozier
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:99-104. 2010
    ....
  53. pmc Facilitated transporters mediate net efflux of amino acids to the fetus across the basal membrane of the placental syncytiotrophoblast
    J K Cleal
    Institute of Developmental Sciences, University of Southampton, Mail point 887, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    J Physiol 589:987-97. 2011
    ..Consistent with a role in placental amino acid transfer capacity and fetal growth TAT1 and LAT3 mRNA expression showed positive associations with infant size at birth...
  54. pmc Maternal vitamin D status during pregnancy and child outcomes
    C R Gale
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:68-77. 2008
    ..To investigate whether exposure to high maternal concentrations of 25(OH)-vitamin D in pregnancy poses any risk to the child...
  55. pmc Postpartum depressive symptoms: the B-vitamin link
    Christelle H Blunden
    GP, Southampton, UK
    Ment Health Fam Med 9:5-13. 2012
    ..A history of mental illness, however, was a strong risk factor...
  56. doi request reprint The Salmon in Pregnancy Study: study design, subject characteristics, maternal fish and marine n-3 fatty acid intake, and marine n-3 fatty acid status in maternal and umbilical cord blood
    Elizabeth A Miles
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Developmental Origins of Health and Disease Division, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1986S-1992S. 2011
    ..Oily fish provides marine n-3 (omega-3) fatty acids that are considered to be important in the growth, development, and health of the fetus and newborn infant...
  57. doi request reprint Paternal skeletal size predicts intrauterine bone mineral accrual
    N C Harvey
    Medical Research Council Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, and Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1676-81. 2008
    ..However, the paternal determinants of neonatal bone mass are not known. In this study we explored the relationship between a father's bone mass and that of his offspring...
  58. ncbi request reprint Umbilical cord leptin predicts neonatal bone mass
    M K Javaid
    MRC Epidemiology Resource Centre, University of Southampton, Soumampton General Hospital, Southampton, SO16 6YD, UK
    Calcif Tissue Int 76:341-7. 2005
    ..In addition, among previously documented maternal determinants of neonatal bone mass in healthy pregnancies, maternal fat stores may mediate their effect on fetal bone accrual through variation in fetal leptin concentrations...
  59. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease: a disorder of growth
    S M Robinson
    MRC Environmental Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 61:537-42. 2002
    ..These effects are compounded by accelerated weight gain, which may represent 'compensatory growth' in childhood...