Chung Jung Chiu

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A risk score for the prediction of advanced age-related macular degeneration: development and validation in 2 prospective cohorts
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Ophthalmology 121:1421-7. 2014
  2. ncbi The relationship of major American dietary patterns to age-related macular degeneration
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 158:118-127.e1. 2014
  3. pmc Dietary hyperglycemia, glycemic index and metabolic retinal diseases
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, United States
    Prog Retin Eye Res 30:18-53. 2011
  4. pmc Does eating particular diets alter the risk of age-related macular degeneration in users of the Age-Related Eye Disease Study supplements?
    C J Chiu
    Laboratory for Nutrition and Vision Research, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:1241-6. 2009
  5. pmc Dietary compound score and risk of age-related macular degeneration in the age-related eye disease study
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Department of Ophthalmology School of Medicine, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:939-46. 2009
  6. pmc Associations between genetic polymorphisms of insulin-like growth factor axis genes and risk for age-related macular degeneration
    Chung Jung Chiu
    U S Department of Agriculture USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:9099-107. 2011
  7. ncbi Carbohydrate intake and glycemic index in relation to the odds of early cortical and nuclear lens opacities
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1411-6. 2005
  8. ncbi Dietary glycemic index and carbohydrate in relation to early age-related macular degeneration
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:880-6. 2006
  9. ncbi Dietary carbohydrate intake and glycemic index in relation to cortical and nuclear lens opacities in the Age-Related Eye Disease Study
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 2111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1177-84. 2006
  10. ncbi Association between dietary glycemic index and age-related macular degeneration in nondiabetic participants in the Age-Related Eye Disease Study
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture, Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:180-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc A risk score for the prediction of advanced age-related macular degeneration: development and validation in 2 prospective cohorts
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Ophthalmology 121:1421-7. 2014
    ..To develop a clinical eye-specific prediction model for advanced age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  2. ncbi The relationship of major American dietary patterns to age-related macular degeneration
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 158:118-127.e1. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that major American dietary patterns are associated with risk for age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  3. pmc Dietary hyperglycemia, glycemic index and metabolic retinal diseases
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, United States
    Prog Retin Eye Res 30:18-53. 2011
    ..These insights would also be helpful in deciphering the detailed hyperglycemia-related biochemical mechanisms for the development of new therapeutic agents...
  4. pmc Does eating particular diets alter the risk of age-related macular degeneration in users of the Age-Related Eye Disease Study supplements?
    C J Chiu
    Laboratory for Nutrition and Vision Research, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:1241-6. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Dietary compound score and risk of age-related macular degeneration in the age-related eye disease study
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Department of Ophthalmology School of Medicine, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:939-46. 2009
    ..This has not been done previously...
  6. pmc Associations between genetic polymorphisms of insulin-like growth factor axis genes and risk for age-related macular degeneration
    Chung Jung Chiu
    U S Department of Agriculture USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:9099-107. 2011
    ..To investigate whether insulin-like growth factor (IGF) axis genes, together with a novel dietary risk factor, the dietary glycemic index (dGI), and body mass index (BMI) affect the risk for age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  7. ncbi Carbohydrate intake and glycemic index in relation to the odds of early cortical and nuclear lens opacities
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1411-6. 2005
    ..Animal studies suggest a role for dietary carbohydrate in cataractogenesis. However, few published human studies have evaluated associations between carbohydrate nutrition and lens opacification...
  8. ncbi Dietary glycemic index and carbohydrate in relation to early age-related macular degeneration
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:880-6. 2006
    ..Several dietary factors have been linked to age-related maculopathy (ARM), the early form of age-related macular degeneration, and there is reason to think that dietary carbohydrate may play a role in the development of ARM...
  9. ncbi Dietary carbohydrate intake and glycemic index in relation to cortical and nuclear lens opacities in the Age-Related Eye Disease Study
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 2111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1177-84. 2006
    ..Little is known about the association between dietary carbohydrates and cataract in nondiabetic persons...
  10. ncbi Association between dietary glycemic index and age-related macular degeneration in nondiabetic participants in the Age-Related Eye Disease Study
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture, Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:180-8. 2007
    ..AMD appears to share several carbohydrate-related mechanisms and risk factors with diabetes-related diseases, including retinopathy and cardiovascular disease (CVD); however, to date, only one small study has addressed this issue...
  11. ncbi Dietary carbohydrate and the progression of age-related macular degeneration: a prospective study from the Age-Related Eye Disease Study
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1210-8. 2007
    ..Cross-sectional studies indicate that diets that provide a higher dietary glycemic index (dGI) are associated with a greater risk of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). No prospective studies have addressed this issue...
  12. pmc Dietary carbohydrate in relation to cortical and nuclear lens opacities in the melbourne visual impairment project
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:2897-905. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the cross-sectional associations between total carbohydrate intake, dietary glycemic index (dGI), and the risk of cortical and nuclear cataracts...
  13. pmc Informing food choices and health outcomes by use of the dietary glycemic index
    Chung Jung Chiu
    Jean Mayer U S Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Nutr Rev 69:231-42. 2011
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  14. ncbi High glucose activates ChREBP-mediated HIF-1α and VEGF expression in human RPE cells under normoxia
    Min Lee Chang
    Laboratory for Nutrition and Vision Research, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 02111, Boston, MA, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 801:609-21. 2014
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  15. ncbi Nutritional antioxidants and age-related cataract and maculopathy
    Chung Jung Chiu
    The Laboratory for Nutrition and Vision Research, USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Exp Eye Res 84:229-45. 2007
    ..The efforts should include identifying the right nutrient(s), defining useful levels of the nutrient(s), and determining the age when the supplementation should begin...
  16. pmc Nutritional modulation of age-related macular degeneration
    Karen A Weikel
    Laboratory for Nutrition and Vision Research, JM USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Mol Aspects Med 33:318-75. 2012
    ..This comprehensive summary provides essential information about the value of nutrients with regard to diminishing risk for onset or progress of AMD and can serve as a guide until data from ongoing intervention trials are available...