Ronald Horst

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Childhood body mass index and multiple sclerosis risk: a long-term cohort study
    Kassandra L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Mult Scler 19:1323-9. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D intake and incidence of multiple sclerosis
    K L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurology 62:60-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors in the development of multiple sclerosis
    Kassandra L Munger
    Research Associate, Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Nutrition, 655 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 3:739-48. 2007
  4. pmc Dietary intake of vitamin D during adolescence and risk of multiple sclerosis
    Kassandra L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Bldg 2, 3rd Fl, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Neurol 258:479-85. 2011
  5. pmc Anti-Epstein-Barr virus antibodies as serological markers of multiple sclerosis: a prospective study among United States military personnel
    K L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Mult Scler 17:1185-93. 2011
  6. pmc Prevention and treatment of MS: studying the effects of vitamin D
    Kassandra L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Mult Scler 17:1405-11. 2011
  7. pmc Preclinical serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and risk of type 1 diabetes in a cohort of US military personnel
    Kassandra L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:411-9. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Childhood body mass index and multiple sclerosis risk: a long-term cohort study
    Kassandra L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Mult Scler 19:1323-9. 2013
    ..Obesity in late adolescence has been associated with an increased risk of multiple sclerosis (MS); however, it is not known if body size in childhood is associated with MS risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D intake and incidence of multiple sclerosis
    K L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurology 62:60-5. 2004
    ..A protective effect of vitamin D on risk of multiple sclerosis (MS) has been proposed, but no prospective studies have addressed this hypothesis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors in the development of multiple sclerosis
    Kassandra L Munger
    Research Associate, Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Nutrition, 655 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 3:739-48. 2007
    ..This review discusses the current evidence supporting a link between these factors and MS...
  4. pmc Dietary intake of vitamin D during adolescence and risk of multiple sclerosis
    Kassandra L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Bldg 2, 3rd Fl, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Neurol 258:479-85. 2011
    ..11), whereas intake of whole milk, an important source of dietary vitamin D, was associated with an increased risk. The possibility of opposite effects of vitamin D and milk intake on MS risk should be considered in future studies...
  5. pmc Anti-Epstein-Barr virus antibodies as serological markers of multiple sclerosis: a prospective study among United States military personnel
    K L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Mult Scler 17:1185-93. 2011
    ..Elevated Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) antibody titers are risk factors for multiple sclerosis (MS), but the strength and consistency of this association are not well characterized...
  6. pmc Prevention and treatment of MS: studying the effects of vitamin D
    Kassandra L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Mult Scler 17:1405-11. 2011
    ..Here we briefly review the current literature on vitamin D and MS, both as a risk factor and potential treatment for MS with a focus on the issues and challenges in designing prevention and treatment clinical trials...
  7. pmc Preclinical serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and risk of type 1 diabetes in a cohort of US military personnel
    Kassandra L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:411-9. 2013
    ..There was no association between 25(OH)D levels and risk of T1D among non-Hispanic blacks or Hispanics. Low 25(OH)D levels may predispose healthy, young, non-Hispanic white adults to the development of T1D...