A Roberto Frisancho
Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Developmental components of resting ventilation among high- and low-altitude Andean children and adultsA R Frisancho
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 109:295-301. 1999....
- Prenatal compared with parental origins of adolescent fatnessA R Frisancho
Center for Human Growth and Development and the Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 481090, USA
Am J Clin Nutr 72:1186-90. 2000..Differences in prenatal growth influence postnatal body fat...
- Reduced rate of fat oxidation: a metabolic pathway to obesity in the developing nationsA Roberto Frisancho
Department of Anthropology and Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1382, USA
Am J Hum Biol 15:522-32. 2003..Therefore, future research on the interaction of undernutrition and the development of obesity is of prime importance for anthropology concerned with the origins of human variability...
- Relative leg length as a biological marker to trace the developmental history of individuals and populations: growth delay and increased body fatA Roberto Frisancho
Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104, USA
Am J Hum Biol 19:703-10. 2007..These interrelated compensatory physiological adjustments work together to promote fat storage among growth delayed individuals or populations...
- Developmental adaptation: where we go from hereA Roberto Frisancho
Department of Anthropology and Center for Human Growth and Development, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1092, USA
Am J Hum Biol 21:694-703. 2009..Research on epigenetics is a productive direction for human biologists concerned with understanding the origins of human biological variability...
- Contributions of A. Roberto Frisancho to human population biology: an introductionWilliam R Leonard
Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
Am J Hum Biol 21:599-605. 2009..Both the breadth and impact of Frisancho's work have been truly remarkable. The field of human population biology owes much to the tremendous contributions of A. Roberto Frisancho...
- Behavioral, environmental, metabolic and intergenerational components of early life undernutrition leading to later obesity in developing nations and in minority groups in the U.S.AMaria Inês Varela-Silva
Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
Coll Antropol 31:39-46. 2007..Collectively, behavioral, environmental, metabolic and intergenerational components of early life undernutrition may provide a more satisfactory explanation for later life obesity...