Leland V Miller

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Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Fecal calprotectin levels are higher in rural than in urban Chinese infants and negatively associated with growth
    Jin rong Liu
    Department of Child and Adolescent Health Care, MOE Shanghai Key Laboratory of Children s Environmental Health, Xinhua Hospital, ShanghaiJiao Tong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Shanghai Institute for Pediatric Research, 1665 Kongjiang Road, Shanghai 200092, China
    BMC Pediatr 12:129. 2012
  2. pmc The use of dysprosium to measure endogenous zinc excretion in feces eliminates the necessity of complete fecal collections
    Leland V Miller
    University of Colorado Denver, Department of Pediatrics, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Nutr 140:1524-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Intestinal excretion of endogenous zinc in Guatemalan school children
    K Michael Hambidge
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Nutr 137:1747-9. 2007
  4. pmc Zinc bioavailability and homeostasis
    K Michael Hambidge
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1478S-1483S. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Dysprosium as a nonabsorbable fecal marker in studies of zinc homeostasis
    Xiao Yang Sheng
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1017-23. 2005
  6. pmc Comparison of complementary feeding strategies to meet zinc requirements of older breastfed infants
    Nancy F Krebs
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:30-5. 2012
  7. pmc Zinc absorption during late pregnancy in rural southern Ethiopia
    K Michael Hambidge
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1102-6. 2006
  8. pmc Dietary reference intakes for zinc may require adjustment for phytate intake based upon model predictions
    K Michael Hambidge
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Nutr 138:2363-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in zinc absorption during development
    K Michael Hambidge
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Pediatr 149:S64-8. 2006
  10. pmc Absorption of calcium from tortilla meals prepared from low-phytate maize
    K Michael Hambidge
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:84-7. 2005

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Publications18

  1. pmc Fecal calprotectin levels are higher in rural than in urban Chinese infants and negatively associated with growth
    Jin rong Liu
    Department of Child and Adolescent Health Care, MOE Shanghai Key Laboratory of Children s Environmental Health, Xinhua Hospital, ShanghaiJiao Tong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Shanghai Institute for Pediatric Research, 1665 Kongjiang Road, Shanghai 200092, China
    BMC Pediatr 12:129. 2012
    ..To examine a possible relationship between linear growth and gut inflammation, we compared fecal calprotectin levels in 6 month old infants from poor rural vs affluent urban families...
  2. pmc The use of dysprosium to measure endogenous zinc excretion in feces eliminates the necessity of complete fecal collections
    Leland V Miller
    University of Colorado Denver, Department of Pediatrics, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Nutr 140:1524-8. 2010
    ..We found that the measurement of the sample Dy:Zn ratio was useful for selecting samples for measurement. We conclude that the Dy method of determining EFZ is a valid and less burdensome alternative to current techniques...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intestinal excretion of endogenous zinc in Guatemalan school children
    K Michael Hambidge
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Nutr 137:1747-9. 2007
    ..Supported by other recent childhood data, these results suggest that the current estimates of EFZ(PR) used in the calculation of Zn requirements for children are misleadingly low...
  4. pmc Zinc bioavailability and homeostasis
    K Michael Hambidge
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1478S-1483S. 2010
    ..The effects of phytate on intestinal losses of endogenous zinc merit further investigation but are probably not of the same magnitude as its inhibitory effects on absorption of exogenous zinc...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dysprosium as a nonabsorbable fecal marker in studies of zinc homeostasis
    Xiao Yang Sheng
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1017-23. 2005
    ..Dysprosium is a nonabsorbable rare earth element that has had successful application as a marker for fecal excretion of unabsorbed zinc...
  6. pmc Comparison of complementary feeding strategies to meet zinc requirements of older breastfed infants
    Nancy F Krebs
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:30-5. 2012
    ..The low zinc intake from human milk at ∼6 mo of age predicts the dependence on complementary foods (CF) to meet the zinc requirements of older breastfed-only infants...
  7. pmc Zinc absorption during late pregnancy in rural southern Ethiopia
    K Michael Hambidge
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1102-6. 2006
    ..Little is yet known about zinc absorption in late pregnancy, and no information on absorption from the total diet is available...
  8. pmc Dietary reference intakes for zinc may require adjustment for phytate intake based upon model predictions
    K Michael Hambidge
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Nutr 138:2363-6. 2008
    ..4 mg Zn/d. Extrapolation of the model suggested, for example, that with 900 mg/d phytate, 100 mg dietary Zn is required to attain 6.4 mg absorbed Zn/d. Experimental studies with higher Zn intakes are required to test these predictions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in zinc absorption during development
    K Michael Hambidge
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Pediatr 149:S64-8. 2006
    ..Normal homeostatic mechanisms in the premature infant prevented efficient absorption of the quantity of Zn required or/and optimal conservation of endogenous Zn...
  10. pmc Absorption of calcium from tortilla meals prepared from low-phytate maize
    K Michael Hambidge
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:84-7. 2005
    ..Bioavailability of calcium is, however, compromised by phytate, which is present in large quantities in maize kernels and is only modestly reduced by nixtamalization...
  11. ncbi request reprint Measurements of zinc absorption: application and interpretation in research designed to improve human zinc nutriture
    K Michael Hambidge
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Box C225, 4200 E 9th Av, Denver, Colorado, 80262, USA
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 75:385-93. 2005
    ..They also suggest the potential utility of measurements of the quantity of zinc absorbed when evaluating the zinc status of populations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Zinc absorption as a function of the dose of zinc sulfate in aqueous solution
    Cuong D Tran
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, The University of Colorado Health Science Center, Denver, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1570-3. 2004
    ..Zinc supplements are used extensively in medicine and research and for public health purposes in the prevention and treatment of zinc deficiency. However, little is known about the efficiency of zinc utilization after different doses...
  13. ncbi request reprint Exchangeable zinc pool size at birth is smaller in small-for-gestational-age than in appropriate-for-gestational-age preterm infants
    Nancy F Krebs
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1340-3. 2006
    ..Small-for-gestational-age (SGA) infants are susceptible to postnatal zinc deficiency, but whether this susceptibility is due to intrauterine factors or to high postnatal growth requirements is unknown...
  14. doi request reprint Physiological requirements for zinc
    K Michael Hambidge
    Pediatric Nutrition, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO, USA
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 81:72-8. 2011
    ..The lessons to be learned from this review are discussed together with suggestions for future action by IOM as well as a constructive role for IZiNCG...
  15. ncbi request reprint Exchangeable zinc pool size in infants is related to key variables of zinc homeostasis
    Nancy F Krebs
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Nutr 133:1498S-501S. 2003
    ..We conclude that the amount of absorbed zinc is not tightly regulated, and that endogenous fecal zinc is dependent on and responsive to the zinc status of the organism...
  16. pmc A mathematical model of zinc absorption in humans as a function of dietary zinc and phytate
    Leland V Miller
    Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Nutr 137:135-41. 2007
    ..The model was judged to be valid and of immediate value for studying and predicting absorption. A version of the model incorporating a passive absorption mechanism was not supported by the available data...
  17. ncbi request reprint Zinc absorption from low-phytate hybrids of maize and their wild-type isohybrids
    K Michael Hambidge
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition, Denver 80262, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:1053-9. 2004
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  18. pmc Newborn length predicts early infant linear growth retardation and disproportionately high weight gain in a low-income population
    Samuel Clark Berngard
    University of Colorado Denver, 12700 East 19th Avenue, Box C225, Aurora, CO 80045, United States
    Early Hum Dev 89:967-72. 2013
    ..Stunting is prevalent by the age of 6 months in the indigenous population of the Western Highlands of Guatemala...