Lindsay Helen Allen


Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA


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    Allen L, Peerson J. Impact of multiple micronutrient versus iron-folic acid supplements on maternal anemia and micronutrient status in pregnancy. Food Nutr Bull. 2009;30:S527-32 pubmed
    ..The amount of supplemental iron and other nutrients that can enable pregnant women with micronutrient deficiencies to achieve adequate status remains to be determined. ..
  2. Allen L. How common is vitamin B-12 deficiency?. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009;89:693S-6S pubmed publisher
    ..However, intervention studies are still needed to assess efficacy and functional benefits of increasing intake of the amounts likely to be consumed in flour, including in elderly persons with varying degrees of gastric atrophy. ..
  3. Allen L, Hampel D, Shahab Ferdows S, York E, Adair L, Flax V, et al. Antiretroviral therapy provided to HIV-infected Malawian women in a randomized trial diminishes the positive effects of lipid-based nutrient supplements on breast-milk B vitamins. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015;102:1468-74 pubmed publisher
    ..When LNS was given in addition to antiretrovirals, the negative effect of antiretrovirals offset the positive effect of LNSs for all vitamins except thiamin. This trial was registered at as NCT00164762. ..
  4. Brito A, Verdugo R, Hertrampf E, Miller J, Green R, Fedosov S, et al. Vitamin B-12 treatment of asymptomatic, deficient, elderly Chileans improves conductivity in myelinated peripheral nerves, but high serum folate impairs vitamin B-12 status response assessed by the combined indicator of vitamin B-12 status. Am J Clin Nutr. 2016;103:250-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This trial was registered at as ISRCTN02694183. ..
  5. Hampel D, Shahab Ferdows S, Islam M, Peerson J, Allen L. Vitamin Concentrations in Human Milk Vary with Time within Feed, Circadian Rhythm, and Single-Dose Supplementation. J Nutr. 2017;147:603-611 pubmed publisher
    ..Afternoon and evening collection provided the most-representative samples. Supplementation acutely affects some breast-milk micronutrient concentrations. This trial was registered at as NCT02756026. ..
  6. Chebaya P, Karakochuk C, March K, Chen N, Stamm R, Kroeun H, et al. Correlations between Maternal, Breast Milk, and Infant Vitamin B12 Concentrations among Mother-Infant Dyads in Vancouver, Canada and Prey Veng, Cambodia: An Exploratory Analysis. Nutrients. 2017;9: pubmed publisher
    ..Among the Canadians, maternal, milk, and infant vitamin B12 were all correlated (p < 0.05); only maternal and infant vitamin B12 were correlated among the Cambodians (p < 0.001). ..
  7. Brito A, Grapov D, Fahrmann J, Harvey D, Green R, Miller J, et al. The Human Serum Metabolome of Vitamin B-12 Deficiency and Repletion, and Associations with Neurological Function in Elderly Adults. J Nutr. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..This trial was registered at as ISRCTN02694183. ..