Josiemer Mattei

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Affiliation: Tufts University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The APOA1/C3/A4/A5 cluster and markers of allostatic load in the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study
    J Mattei
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:862-70. 2011
  2. pmc Disparities in allele frequencies and population differentiation for 101 disease-associated single nucleotide polymorphisms between Puerto Ricans and non-Hispanic whites
    Josiemer Mattei
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Genet 10:45. 2009
  3. pmc Apolipoprotein A5 polymorphisms interact with total dietary fat intake in association with markers of metabolic syndrome in Puerto Rican older adults
    Josiemer Mattei
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 139:2301-8. 2009
  4. pmc Higher adherence to a diet score based on American Heart Association recommendations is associated with lower odds of allostatic load and metabolic syndrome in Puerto Rican adults
    Josiemer Mattei
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    J Nutr 143:1753-9. 2013
  5. pmc Perilipin polymorphism interacts with dietary carbohydrates to modulate anthropometric traits in hispanics of Caribbean origin
    Caren E Smith
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 138:1852-8. 2008
  6. pmc Apolipoprotein C3 polymorphisms, cognitive function and diabetes in Caribbean origin Hispanics
    Caren E Smith
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5465. 2009
  7. pmc The effects of ABCG5/G8 polymorphisms on plasma HDL cholesterol concentrations depend on smoking habit in the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study
    Mireia Junyent
    The Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Lipid Res 50:565-73. 2009
  8. pmc A meat, processed meat, and French fries dietary pattern is associated with high allostatic load in Puerto Rican older adults
    Josiemer Mattei
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1498-506. 2011
  9. pmc Variants of the CD36 gene and metabolic syndrome in Boston Puerto Rican adults
    Sabrina E Noel
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging HNRCA, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, United States
    Atherosclerosis 211:210-5. 2010
  10. pmc Population admixture associated with disease prevalence in the Boston Puerto Rican health study
    Chao Qiang Lai
    Nutrition and Genomics Laboratory, JM USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Hum Genet 125:199-209. 2009

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  1. pmc The APOA1/C3/A4/A5 cluster and markers of allostatic load in the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study
    J Mattei
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:862-70. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine the association between polymorphisms in the APOA1/C3/A4/A5 cluster with allostatic load parameters, alone, and in interaction with dietary fat intake in Puerto Ricans adults...
  2. pmc Disparities in allele frequencies and population differentiation for 101 disease-associated single nucleotide polymorphisms between Puerto Ricans and non-Hispanic whites
    Josiemer Mattei
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Genet 10:45. 2009
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  3. pmc Apolipoprotein A5 polymorphisms interact with total dietary fat intake in association with markers of metabolic syndrome in Puerto Rican older adults
    Josiemer Mattei
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 139:2301-8. 2009
    ..Dietary fat intake seems to modulate these associations. The results contribute to the understanding of health disparities in this population...
  4. pmc Higher adherence to a diet score based on American Heart Association recommendations is associated with lower odds of allostatic load and metabolic syndrome in Puerto Rican adults
    Josiemer Mattei
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    J Nutr 143:1753-9. 2013
    ..69; 95% CI: 0.52, 0.93; P = 0.016). Following AHA recommendations for a healthy diet may protect against the development of components of MetS and AL in Puerto Rican adults. ..
  5. pmc Perilipin polymorphism interacts with dietary carbohydrates to modulate anthropometric traits in hispanics of Caribbean origin
    Caren E Smith
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Nutr 138:1852-8. 2008
    ..These interactions may be relevant to dietary management of obesity...
  6. pmc Apolipoprotein C3 polymorphisms, cognitive function and diabetes in Caribbean origin Hispanics
    Caren E Smith
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5465. 2009
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  7. pmc The effects of ABCG5/G8 polymorphisms on plasma HDL cholesterol concentrations depend on smoking habit in the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study
    Mireia Junyent
    The Jean Mayer United States Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Lipid Res 50:565-73. 2009
    ..002) among smokers. In conclusion, ABCG5/G8 genetic variants modulate HDL-C concentrations, leading to an HDL-C-lowering effect and thereby a potential increased risk for atherosclerosis only in smokers...
  8. pmc A meat, processed meat, and French fries dietary pattern is associated with high allostatic load in Puerto Rican older adults
    Josiemer Mattei
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:1498-506. 2011
    ..Consumption of certain dietary patterns, such as a Western diet, has been associated with unfavorable physiologic outcomes. Diet has been proposed as a contributor to allostatic load, a composite measure of physiological dysregulation...
  9. pmc Variants of the CD36 gene and metabolic syndrome in Boston Puerto Rican adults
    Sabrina E Noel
    Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging HNRCA, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, United States
    Atherosclerosis 211:210-5. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine the association between 6 single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) for CD36 and metabolic syndrome and its components in Puerto Ricans (45-75 year) living in the Greater Boston area...
  10. pmc Population admixture associated with disease prevalence in the Boston Puerto Rican health study
    Chao Qiang Lai
    Nutrition and Genomics Laboratory, JM USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Hum Genet 125:199-209. 2009
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  11. pmc Association of vitamin B-6 status with inflammation, oxidative stress, and chronic inflammatory conditions: the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study
    Jian Shen
    Jean Mayer US Department of Agriculture Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, 711 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111 1524, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:337-42. 2010
    ..Low vitamin B-6 status has been linked to an increased risk of cardiovascular diseases. The cardioprotective effects of vitamin B-6 independent of homocysteine suggest that additional mechanisms may be involved...
  12. pmc TCF7L2 genetic variants modulate the effect of dietary fat intake on changes in body composition during a weight-loss intervention
    Josiemer Mattei
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:1129-36. 2012
    ..Observational studies and short-term trials have suggested that macronutrients may modify these effects. However, to our knowledge, this has yet to be verified in long-term interventions...
  13. pmc Association between commercial and traditional sugar-sweetened beverages and measures of adiposity in Costa Rica
    Jinnie J Rhee
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Public Health Nutr 15:1347-54. 2012
    ..The current study examined the association between commercial and traditional SSB and measures of adiposity in Costa Rica...
  14. pmc The Boston Puerto Rican Health Study, a longitudinal cohort study on health disparities in Puerto Rican adults: challenges and opportunities
    Katherine L Tucker
    USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:107. 2010
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  15. pmc Substituting homemade fruit juice for sugar-sweetened beverages is associated with lower odds of metabolic syndrome among Hispanic adults
    Josiemer Mattei
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 142:1081-7. 2012
    ..86 (95% CI: 0.74, 1.00). In conclusion, reducing the consumption of SSB and substituting them with homemade fruit juices in moderation may be a culturally appropriate approach to lower MetS among Hispanic adults...
  16. pmc A higher ratio of beans to white rice is associated with lower cardiometabolic risk factors in Costa Rican adults
    Josiemer Mattei
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:869-76. 2011
    ..Costa Ricans follow a staple dietary pattern that includes white rice and beans, yet the combined role of these foods on cardiometabolic risk factors has not been studied...
  17. pmc Allostatic load is associated with chronic conditions in the Boston Puerto Rican Health Study
    Josiemer Mattei
    Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 70:1988-96. 2010
    ..These results have prospective research implications for Puerto Ricans and other ethnic groups...
  18. ncbi A symposium and workshop report from the Global Nutrition and Epidemiologic Transition Initiative: nutrition transition and the global burden of type 2 diabetes
    Josiemer Mattei
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Nutr 108:1325-35. 2012
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