Janet King

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tree nuts and peanuts as components of a healthy diet
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital, Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94690, USA
    J Nutr 138:1736S-1740S. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Kinetic parameters and plasma zinc concentration correlate well with net loss and gain of zinc from men
    Nicola M Lowe
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    J Nutr 134:2178-81. 2004
  3. pmc White potatoes, human health, and dietary guidance
    Janet C King
    Division of Nutrition and Metabolism, Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA
    Adv Nutr 4:393S-401S. 2013
  4. pmc Plasma zinc but not the exchangeable zinc pool size differs between young and older Korean women
    Jihye Kim
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Daegu University, Gyeongbuk, South Korea
    Biol Trace Elem Res 142:130-6. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based approach for establishing dietary guidelines
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    J Nutr 137:480-3. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Harmonization of nutrient intake values
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 28:S3-12. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Nutrient intake values (NIVs): a recommended terminology and framework for the derivation of values
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 28:S16-26. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Second International Nuts and Health Symposium, 2007: introduction
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital, Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    J Nutr 138:1734S-1735S. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Does zinc absorption reflect zinc status?
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 80:300-6. 2010
  10. pmc Zinc: an essential but elusive nutrient
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:679S-84S. 2011

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Tree nuts and peanuts as components of a healthy diet
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital, Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94690, USA
    J Nutr 138:1736S-1740S. 2008
    ..Yet, nuts are rarely consumed as meat substitutes. Because approximately 60% of the nuts consumed in the U.S. are eaten as snacks, emphasizing their use as a healthy snack may be more effective than inclusion within a food group...
  2. ncbi request reprint Kinetic parameters and plasma zinc concentration correlate well with net loss and gain of zinc from men
    Nicola M Lowe
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    J Nutr 134:2178-81. 2004
    ....
  3. pmc White potatoes, human health, and dietary guidance
    Janet C King
    Division of Nutrition and Metabolism, Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA
    Adv Nutr 4:393S-401S. 2013
    ..However, potatoes should be included in the vegetable group because they contribute critical nutrients. All white vegetables, including white potatoes, provide nutrients needed in the diet and deserve a prominent position in food guides...
  4. pmc Plasma zinc but not the exchangeable zinc pool size differs between young and older Korean women
    Jihye Kim
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Daegu University, Gyeongbuk, South Korea
    Biol Trace Elem Res 142:130-6. 2011
    ..However, absorbed zinc and zinc flux to slowly turning over tissues (Q7) were lower in Korean women than that of Americans (p < 0.01) suggesting the total body zinc content of Korean women is lower than that of American women...
  5. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based approach for establishing dietary guidelines
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    J Nutr 137:480-3. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Harmonization of nutrient intake values
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 28:S3-12. 2007
    ..Some examples include regulatory issues and trade, labeling, planning programs for alleviating public health nutrition problems, food fortification, and dietary guidance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nutrient intake values (NIVs): a recommended terminology and framework for the derivation of values
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 28:S16-26. 2007
    ..g., 2 standard deviations. Ideally, a second set of distributions of risk of excessive intakes is used as the basis for a UNL...
  8. ncbi request reprint Second International Nuts and Health Symposium, 2007: introduction
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital, Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    J Nutr 138:1734S-1735S. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Does zinc absorption reflect zinc status?
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 80:300-6. 2010
    ..More research is needed to understand the effect of physiological state on zinc absorption...
  10. pmc Zinc: an essential but elusive nutrient
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:679S-84S. 2011
    ..Measures of metallothionein or cellular zinc transporters may fulfill that role...
  11. ncbi request reprint Maternal obesity, metabolism, and pregnancy outcomes
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, The University of California at Berkeley, and the University of California at Davis, Oakland, California 94609, USA
    Annu Rev Nutr 26:271-91. 2006
    ..Thus, current dietary guidelines regarding the amount and type of carbohydrates and fat for nonpregnant women seem appropriate for pregnant women as well...
  12. ncbi request reprint Contributions of women to human nutrition
    Janet C King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute and the University of California at Davis, Davis, CA, USA
    J Nutr 133:3693-7. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint The risk of maternal nutritional depletion and poor outcomes increases in early or closely spaced pregnancies
    Janet C King
    Western Human Nutrition Research Center, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Nutr 133:1732S-1736S. 2003
    ..Supplementation with food and micronutrients during the interpregnancy period may improve pregnancy outcomes and maternal health among women with early or closely spaced pregnancies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fructose consumption and moderate zinc deficiency influence growth and adipocyte metabolism in young rats prone to adult-onset obesity
    Erin L Streiff
    Department of Nutrition, University of California at Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 118:53-64. 2007
    ..The mesenteric adipocytes from the animals in the LZF group utilized more glucose. Thus, the addition of fructose to a LZ diet reduced energy intake and growth and altered adipocyte fuel metabolism in young growing rats...
  15. ncbi request reprint Galvanizing action: conclusions and next steps for mainstreaming zinc interventions in public health programs
    Kenneth H Brown
    Department of Nutrition, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 30:S179-84. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of maternal zinc supplementation on pregnancy and lactation outcomes
    Sonja Y Hess
    Department of Nutrition, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 30:S60-78. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint Use of serum zinc concentration as an indicator of population zinc status
    Sonja Y Hess
    Department of Nutrition, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 28:S403-29. 2007
    ..Serum zinc concentration can be considered a useful biomarker of a population's risk of zinc deficiency and response to zinc interventions, although it may not be a reliable indicator of individual zinc status...
  18. ncbi request reprint International Zinc Nutrition Consultative Group (IZiNCG) technical document #1. Assessment of the risk of zinc deficiency in populations and options for its control
    Kenneth H Brown
    Program in International Nutrition, University of California, Davis, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 25:S99-203. 2004
  19. doi request reprint Calcium supplementation does not alter lipid oxidation or lipolysis in overweight/obese women
    Vanitha Sampath
    Western Human Nutrition Research Center, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2400-4. 2008
    ..Calcium supplementation for 3 months increased urinary calcium excretion, decreased circulating levels of 1,25(OH)(2)-D, but had no effect on rates of lipid oxidation or lipolysis, in these overweight women...
  20. ncbi request reprint Current dietary zinc intake has a greater effect on fractional zinc absorption than does longer term zinc consumption in healthy adult men
    Carolyn S Chung
    Children s Hospital of Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1224-9. 2008
    ..No studies have examined the independent effects of current and longer-term dietary zinc intakes on zinc absorption...
  21. ncbi request reprint Iron and zinc absorption from two bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) genotypes in young women
    Carmen M Donangelo
    Western Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, 1 Shields Avenue, 1155 Surge 4, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 51:5137-43. 2003
    ..Selective breeding for high-zinc bean genotypes may improve zinc status. However, high-iron genotypes appear to have little effect on iron status when fed alone in single meals to women with low iron reserves...
  22. ncbi request reprint Biotechnology: a solution for improving nutrient bioavailability
    Janet C King
    United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Western Human Nutrition Research Center, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 72:7-12. 2002
    ..Genetic engineering has tremendous potential for revolutionizing nutrition. However, public concerns regarding safety, appearance, and ethics must be overcome before these products can be effectively introduced into the food supply...
  23. ncbi request reprint Doris Howes Calloway (1923-2001)
    Janet C King
    U S Department of Agriculture ARS Western Human Nutrition Research Center, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Nutr 133:2113-6. 2003
  24. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the impact of plant biofortification on human nutrition
    Janet C King
    U S Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Western Human Nutrition Research Center, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Nutr 132:511S-513S. 2002
    ..A multidisciplinary team including consumers, policymakers, health leaders, as well as scientists is required for successful completion of the community trial...
  25. doi request reprint Daily supplementation with iron increases lipid peroxidation in young women with low iron stores
    Sarah M King
    Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, 5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94609, USA
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 233:701-7. 2008
    ..The increased indicators of lipid peroxidation with duration of supplementation and as iron status improved suggest that providing daily nearly 100 mg iron may not be a totally innocuous regimen for correcting iron depletion in women...
  26. ncbi request reprint Plasma selenium decrease during pregnancy is associated with glucose intolerance
    Wayne Chris Hawkes
    United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Western Human Nutrition Research Center and Department of Nutrition, University of California at Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 100:19-29. 2004
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  27. ncbi request reprint Application of nutrient intake values (NIVs)
    Hester H Vorster
    Faculty of Health Sciences, NWU Potchefstroom Campus, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa
    Food Nutr Bull 28:S116-22. 2007
    ..Applications in both developed and developing countries are also described. In summary, NIVs are the scientific backbone of all aspects of nutrition policy in countries and regions worldwide...
  28. ncbi request reprint Supplemental zinc lowers measures of iron status in young women with low iron reserves
    Carmen M Donangelo
    Departamento de Bioquimica, Instituto de Quimica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Nutr 132:1860-4. 2002
    ..However, use of a modest zinc supplement improves zinc indices, but also appears to induce a cellular iron deficiency and, possibly, further reduce iron status...
  29. ncbi request reprint Impact of maternal nutrition and metabolism on health of the offspring
    Liza H Kunz
    University of California Davis, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2500, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 12:71-7. 2007
    ..This paper summarizes the nutritional and metabolic causes of both these conditions and also reviews the interventions that have been tested to mitigate these effects...
  30. pmc Effect of maximal exercise on the short-term kinetics of zinc metabolism in sedentary men
    Stella Lucia Volpe
    Division of Biobehavioral and Health Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Br J Sports Med 41:156-61. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of acute exhaustive exercise versus rest on short-term zinc kinetics in men...
  31. ncbi request reprint Zinc supplementation reduces fractional zinc absorption in young and elderly korean women
    Jihye Kim
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    J Am Coll Nutr 23:309-15. 2004
    ..Zinc status of the individual may also influence adjustments in fractional zinc absorption...
  32. ncbi request reprint Energy requirements during pregnancy and lactation
    Nancy F Butte
    USDA ARS Children s Nutrition Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Public Health Nutr 8:1010-27. 2005
    ..To estimate the energy requirements of pregnant and lactating women consistent with optimal pregnancy outcome and adequate milk production...
  33. ncbi request reprint Zinc absorption and kinetics during pregnancy and lactation in Brazilian women
    Carmen M Donangelo
    Instituto de Quimica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:118-24. 2005
    ..The effects on zinc homeostasis of a low zinc intake during pregnancy and lactation have not been described in a longitudinal study...
  34. ncbi request reprint The milk debate
    Janet C King
    Arch Intern Med 165:975-6. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Zinc absorption from zinc oxide, zinc sulfate, zinc oxide + EDTA, or sodium-zinc EDTA does not differ when added as fortificants to maize tortillas
    Christine Hotz
    Centro de Investigación en Nutrición y Salud, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
    J Nutr 135:1102-5. 2005
    ..The addition of EDTA with zinc oxide or the use of prechelated sodium-zinc EDTA as fortificants did not result in higher zinc absorption from the test meal...
  36. ncbi request reprint Enhanced zinc utilization during lactation may reduce maternal and infant zinc depletion
    Janet C King
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:2-3. 2002

Research Grants10

  1. IRON SUPPLEMENTS AND ZINC IN PREGNANCY AND LACTATION
    Janet King; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Results from this comprehensive, longitudinal study will provide new data on the effects of iron supplementation on zinc utilization during pregnancy and lactation. ..
  2. International Trace Elements Conference
    Janet King; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..A local organizing committee, chaired by Janet King, has planned the meeting...
  3. DIET GLYCEMIC LOAD & METABOLISM IN OBESE PREGNANT WOMEN
    Janet King; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In addition, new information on how the source of maternal carbohydrate intake affects carbohydrate and lipid metabolism in pregnancy will be generated. ..