Davaasambuu Ganmaa

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency in reproductive age Mongolian women: a cross sectional study
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, United States Health Sciences University of Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Electronic address
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 139:1-6. 2014
  2. pmc Vitamin D, tuberculin skin test conversion, and latent tuberculosis in Mongolian school-age children: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled feasibility trial
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:391-6. 2012
  3. pmc Milk, dairy intake and risk of endometrial cancer: a 26-year follow-up
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:2664-71. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Coffee, tea, caffeine and risk of breast cancer: a 22-year follow-up
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:2071-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of vitamin D fortified milk on vitamin D status in Mongolian school age children
    Davaasambuua Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 17:68-71. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Randomized trial of vitamin D supplementation and risk of acute respiratory infection in Mongolia
    Carlos A Camargo
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e561-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Randomized trial of fortified milk and supplements to raise 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations in schoolchildren in Mongolia
    Janet W Rich-Edwards
    Connors Center for Women s Health and Gender Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:578-84. 2011
  8. pmc A comparison of migrants to, and women born in, urban Mongolia: demographic, reproductive, anthropometric and lifestyle characteristics
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Building II, Room 341B, Boston, MA, USA
    Int Health 5:244-50. 2013
  9. pmc Milk consumption and the prepubertal somatotropic axis
    Janet W Rich-Edwards
    Connors Center for Women s Health and Gender Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Nutr J 6:28. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency in reproductive age Mongolian women: a cross sectional study
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, United States Health Sciences University of Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Electronic address
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 139:1-6. 2014
    ..Given the lack of naturally vitamin D-rich food in the diet and limited use of vitamin D supplements, food fortification and/or supplementation with vitamin D should be considered among these women. ..
  2. pmc Vitamin D, tuberculin skin test conversion, and latent tuberculosis in Mongolian school-age children: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled feasibility trial
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:391-6. 2012
    ..By modulating immune function, vitamin D might increase innate immunity and inhibit the growth of initial bacterial invasion and protect against tuberculosis infection...
  3. pmc Milk, dairy intake and risk of endometrial cancer: a 26-year follow-up
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:2664-71. 2012
    ..In conclusion, we observed a marginally significant overall association between dairy intake and endometrial cancer and a stronger association among postmenopausal women who were not using estrogen-containing hormones...
  4. doi request reprint Coffee, tea, caffeine and risk of breast cancer: a 22-year follow-up
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:2071-6. 2008
    ..However, our results suggested a weak inverse association between caffeine-containing beverages and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of vitamin D fortified milk on vitamin D status in Mongolian school age children
    Davaasambuua Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 17:68-71. 2008
    ..These results reveal prevalent and serious 25(OH)D deficiency among Mongolian prepubertal school age children that appears to be ameliorated by a month of consuming approximately 7.5 microg of vitamin D3 in fortified milk...
  6. doi request reprint Randomized trial of vitamin D supplementation and risk of acute respiratory infection in Mongolia
    Carlos A Camargo
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e561-7. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that vitamin D supplementation of children with vitamin D deficiency would lower the risk of ARIs...
  7. doi request reprint Randomized trial of fortified milk and supplements to raise 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations in schoolchildren in Mongolia
    Janet W Rich-Edwards
    Connors Center for Women s Health and Gender Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:578-84. 2011
    ..The optimal public health strategy for maintaining 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentrations in schoolchildren in Mongolia is unknown...
  8. pmc A comparison of migrants to, and women born in, urban Mongolia: demographic, reproductive, anthropometric and lifestyle characteristics
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Building II, Room 341B, Boston, MA, USA
    Int Health 5:244-50. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that women migrating to Ulaanbaatar, the capital, would differ in factors related to future chronic disease risk compared with women who were born in Ulaanbaatar...
  9. pmc Milk consumption and the prepubertal somatotropic axis
    Janet W Rich-Edwards
    Connors Center for Women s Health and Gender Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Nutr J 6:28. 2007
    ..We conducted pilot studies in Mongolia and Massachusetts to test the extent to which milk intake raised somatotropic hormone concentrations in prepubertal children...