Jessica G Woo

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Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Human milk adiponectin affects infant weight trajectory during the second year of life
    Jessica G Woo
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 54:532-9. 2012
  2. pmc Specific infant feeding practices do not consistently explain variation in anthropometry at age 1 year in urban United States, Mexico, and China cohorts
    Jessica G Woo
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Nutr 143:166-74. 2013
  3. pmc Quantitative criteria for improving performance of buccal DNA for high-throughput genetic analysis
    Jessica G Woo
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    BMC Genet 13:75. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Using body mass index Z-score among severely obese adolescents: a cautionary note
    Jessica G Woo
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:405-10. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Obesity identified by discharge ICD-9 codes underestimates the true prevalence of obesity in hospitalized children
    Jessica G Woo
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr 154:327-31. 2009
  6. pmc Breastfeeding helps explain racial and socioeconomic status disparities in adolescent adiposity
    Jessica G Woo
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 5041, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e458-65. 2008
  7. pmc Quality assessment of buccal versus blood genomic DNA using the Affymetrix 500 K GeneChip
    Jessica G Woo
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 321 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    BMC Genet 8:79. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Adolescent sex differences in adiponectin are conditional on pubertal development and adiposity
    Jessica G Woo
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Obes Res 13:2095-101. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Interactions between noncontiguous haplotypes in the adiponectin gene ACDC are associated with plasma adiponectin
    Jessica G Woo
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229, USA
    Diabetes 55:523-9. 2006
  10. pmc Human milk adiponectin is associated with infant growth in two independent cohorts
    Jessica G Woo
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Breastfeed Med 4:101-9. 2009

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Publications38

  1. pmc Human milk adiponectin affects infant weight trajectory during the second year of life
    Jessica G Woo
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 54:532-9. 2012
    ..We examined infant weight gain in the second year of life after exposure to high or low levels of mother's milk APN...
  2. pmc Specific infant feeding practices do not consistently explain variation in anthropometry at age 1 year in urban United States, Mexico, and China cohorts
    Jessica G Woo
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Nutr 143:166-74. 2013
    ..Overall, across these urban, international, breast-fed cohorts, differences in specific feeding practices did not explain the significant variation in anthropometry...
  3. pmc Quantitative criteria for improving performance of buccal DNA for high-throughput genetic analysis
    Jessica G Woo
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    BMC Genet 13:75. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Using body mass index Z-score among severely obese adolescents: a cautionary note
    Jessica G Woo
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:405-10. 2009
    ..A new supplemental BMI reference may be needed specifically for severely obese adolescents to improve measurement and evaluation of treatment success in this group...
  5. doi request reprint Obesity identified by discharge ICD-9 codes underestimates the true prevalence of obesity in hospitalized children
    Jessica G Woo
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr 154:327-31. 2009
    ..To define inpatient care of obese children with or without an obesity diagnosis...
  6. pmc Breastfeeding helps explain racial and socioeconomic status disparities in adolescent adiposity
    Jessica G Woo
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 5041, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e458-65. 2008
    ..Racial and socioeconomic status differences in breastfeeding behavior have also been noted. In this study, we formally test whether breastfeeding mediates the relationship between race and socioeconomic status with adolescent adiposity...
  7. pmc Quality assessment of buccal versus blood genomic DNA using the Affymetrix 500 K GeneChip
    Jessica G Woo
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 321 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    BMC Genet 8:79. 2007
    ..We sought to describe the genomic DNA yield and concordance between stored buccal brushes and blood samples from the same individuals in the context of Affymetrix 500 K Human GeneChip genotyping...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adolescent sex differences in adiponectin are conditional on pubertal development and adiposity
    Jessica G Woo
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Obes Res 13:2095-101. 2005
    ..In this study, we hypothesized that sex differences in adiponectin would develop during puberty and would be influenced by level of adiposity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Interactions between noncontiguous haplotypes in the adiponectin gene ACDC are associated with plasma adiponectin
    Jessica G Woo
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229, USA
    Diabetes 55:523-9. 2006
    ..Interactions between noncontiguous ACDC haplotypes strongly influence adiponectin levels, suggesting nonadditive and potentially cis relationships between these regions...
  10. pmc Human milk adiponectin is associated with infant growth in two independent cohorts
    Jessica G Woo
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Breastfeed Med 4:101-9. 2009
    ..We have previously shown that adiponectin is present in human milk. This study determined whether higher milk adiponectin is associated with infant growth and investigated milk adiponectin's oligomeric form...
  11. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin is present in human milk and is associated with maternal factors
    Lisa J Martin
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1106-11. 2006
    ..If present in milk, adiponectin would be a promising candidate for influencing infant development, given its metabolic functions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin receptor 1 variants associated with lower insulin resistance in African Americans
    Nancy A Crimmins
    Department of Pediatrics, MLC 7012, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1903-7. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest not only that ADIPOR1 variants influence insulin resistance in the presence of adiposity, but also that these variants and haplotypes are protective in African Americans...
  13. ncbi request reprint Stability of adolescent body mass index during three years of follow-up
    Nancy A Crimmins
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 151:383-7. 2007
    ..A 4-year longitudinal study was conducted to determine the prevalence of overweight, detect shifts in body mass index (BMI) distribution, and determine which adolescents were at risk for pathologic weight gain...
  14. pmc Tracking of accelerometer-measured physical activity in early childhood
    Nicholas M Edwards
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 25:487-501. 2013
    ..In conclusion, boys who were relatively more active at age 3 remained more active for several subsequent years. These findings highlight early-childhood differences in physical activity patterns between boys and girls. ..
  15. pmc Temporal relationship and predictive value of urinary acute kidney injury biomarkers after pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass
    Catherine D Krawczeski
    The Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:2301-9. 2011
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  16. ncbi request reprint Somatic growth trajectory in the fetus with hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    James F Cnota
    Division of Cardiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Pediatr Res 74:284-9. 2013
    ..Fetal growth trajectory has not been described. We hypothesized that fetal growth trajectory declines across late gestation in this population...
  17. doi request reprint Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin concentrations predict development of acute kidney injury in neonates and children after cardiopulmonary bypass
    Catherine D Krawczeski
    Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 158:1009-1015.e1. 2011
    ..To investigate neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) as an early acute kidney injury (AKI) biomarker after neonatal and pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
  18. pmc β-cell dysfunction in adolescents and adults with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Deborah A Elder
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr 160:904-10. 2012
    ..To compare β-cell function in adolescents and adults with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes (T2DM)...
  19. pmc Role of carbohydrate modification in weight management among obese children: a randomized clinical trial
    Shelley Kirk
    Center for Better Health and Nutrition, The Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    J Pediatr 161:320-7.e1. 2012
    ..To compare the effectiveness and safety of carbohydrate (CHO)-modified diets with a standard portion-controlled (PC) diet in obese children...
  20. doi request reprint Evidence of shared genetic effects between pre- and postobesity epidemic BMI levels
    Lisa J Martin
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:1378-82. 2010
    ..Furthermore, shared genetic effects survive the period of the transition from adolescence to adulthood...
  21. pmc Shared genetic contributions of fruit and vegetable consumption with BMI in families 20 y after sharing a household
    Lisa J Martin
    Division of Human Genetics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1138-43. 2011
    ..Interestingly, diet also has a genetic basis. Thus, we hypothesized that the genetic underpinnings of diet may partially overlap with the genetics of obesity...
  22. ncbi request reprint The relationships of adiponectin with insulin and lipids are strengthened with increasing adiposity
    Lisa J Martin
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4255-9. 2005
    ..Because adiponectin is secreted by adipocytes, it may also act locally to counteract insulin resistance and dyslipidemia worsened by inflammation...
  23. pmc Peripheral monocyte count is associated with case fatality after intracerebral hemorrhage
    Opeolu Adeoye
    UC Neuroscience Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:e107-11. 2014
    ..We examined total white blood cell (WBC) count, absolute monocyte count (AMC), and absolute neutrophil count (ANC) as potential readily available prognostic biomarkers in human ICH...
  24. pmc Rank-based genome-wide analysis reveals the association of ryanodine receptor-2 gene variants with childhood asthma among human populations
    Lili Ding
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Hum Genomics 7:16. 2013
    ..We performed genome-wide association studies on 859,790 SNPs genotyped in 527 affected offspring trios of European, African, and Hispanic ancestry using publically available asthma database in the Genotypes and Phenotypes database...
  25. pmc Serum cystatin C is an early predictive biomarker of acute kidney injury after pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass
    Catherine D Krawczeski
    The Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:1552-7. 2010
    ..Biomarkers that are sensitive and rapidly measurable could allow early intervention and improve patient outcomes. We investigated the value of serum cystatin C as an early biomarker for AKI after pediatric CPB...
  26. pmc Heightened attention to supplementation is needed to improve the vitamin D status of breastfeeding mothers and infants when sunshine exposure is restricted
    Adekunle Dawodu
    Global Health Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA The Perinatal Institute s Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Human Milk and Lactation, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA Division of Hepatology, Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Matern Child Nutr 10:383-97. 2014
    ..When sunlight exposure is limited or restricted, intensified vit D supplementation of breastfeeding mothers and infants is needed to improve vit D status. ..
  27. pmc Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies identifies 1q22 as a susceptibility locus for intracerebral hemorrhage
    Daniel Woo
    Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA Electronic address
    Am J Hum Genet 94:511-21. 2014
    ..2 × 10(-10)) but not for 12q21.1 (p = 0.55; meta-analysis p = 2.6 × 10(-5)). These results demonstrate biological heterogeneity across ICH subtypes and highlight the importance of ascertaining ICH cases accordingly...
  28. pmc Impaired beta-cell sensitivity to glucose and maximal insulin secretory capacity in adolescents with type 2 diabetes
    Deborah A Elder
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Diabetes 11:314-21. 2010
    ..In adolescents with T2DM, there is some evidence that beta-cell dysfunction may be less severe. Our objective was to determine beta-cell sensitivity to glucose and maximal insulin secretory capacity (AIR(max)) in teenagers with T2DM...
  29. ncbi request reprint Multiple testing in the genomics era: findings from Genetic Analysis Workshop 15, Group 15
    Lisa J Martin
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 31:S124-31. 2007
    ..We show that while each approach may have certain advantages, adequate error control is largely dependent upon the question under consideration and often requires the use of multiple analytic strategies...
  30. pmc Improving the signal-to-noise ratio in genome-wide association studies
    Lisa J Martin
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 33:S29-32. 2009
    ..This article reviews how Genetic Analysis Workshop 16 Group 5 investigators proposed to adjust for multiple tests while simultaneously using information about the structure of the genome to improve the detection of true positives...
  31. doi request reprint Growth hormone treatment in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy and glucocorticoid-induced growth failure
    Meilan M Rutter
    Division of Endocrinology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Neuromuscul Disord 22:1046-56. 2012
    ..In this first comprehensive report of growth hormone in Duchenne muscular dystrophy, growth hormone improved growth at 1 year, without detrimental effects observed on neuromuscular and cardiopulmonary function...
  32. pmc The effect of minor allele frequency on the likelihood of obtaining false positives
    Meredith E Tabangin
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Mail Code 5041, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    BMC Proc 3:S41. 2009
    ..1]) than MAF = 25% and 50%. Similar results were seen at the other alpha values.These results suggest that removal of low MAF SNPs from analysis due to concerns about inflated false-positive results may not be appropriate...
  33. ncbi request reprint Microcephaly is associated with early adverse neurologic outcomes in hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Patrick T Hangge
    Division of Cardiology, The Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Pediatr Res 74:61-7. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that poor fetal head growth is associated with an increased frequency of adverse clinical outcomes...
  34. pmc Risk factors for cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes retained from childhood to adulthood predict adult outcomes: the Princeton LRC Follow-up Study
    John A Morrison
    From the Cholesterol and Metabolism Center, Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, USA
    Int J Pediatr Endocrinol 2012:6. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  35. pmc Dietary assessment of adolescents undergoing laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery: macro- and micronutrient, fiber, and supplement intake
    Renee M Jeffreys
    Division of Pediatric and Thoracic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 8:331-6. 2012
    ..Our objective was to assess the 1-year change in the dietary composition of adolescents undergoing bariatric surgery at a tertiary care children's hospital...
  36. pmc Comparison of false-discovery rate for genome-wide and fine mapping regions
    Meredith E Tabangin
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 5041, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    BMC Proc 1:S148. 2007
    ..However, in fine mapping, all tested methods performed poorly, producing a high proportion of significant results. Thus, caution should be used when employing FDR for fine mapping...
  37. pmc Bisphenol A at environmentally relevant doses inhibits adiponectin release from human adipose tissue explants and adipocytes
    Eric R Hugo
    Department of Cell and Cancer Biology, University of Cincinnati, 3125 Eden Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1642-7. 2008
    ..Thus, any factor that suppresses adiponectin release could lead to insulin resistance and increased susceptibility to obesity-associated diseases...
  38. ncbi request reprint The -159 C-->T polymorphism of CD14 is associated with nonatopic asthma and food allergy
    Jessica G Woo
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Ohio, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 112:438-44. 2003
    ..CD14, the receptor for LPS, plays an important role in innate immunity. A polymorphism in the promotor for CD14, -159 C-->T, has been implicated in atopy...

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