Brietta M Oaks

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Late-Pregnancy Salivary Cortisol Concentrations of Ghanaian Women Participating in a Randomized Controlled Trial of Prenatal Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements
    Brietta M Oaks
    Departments of Nutrition and
    J Nutr 146:343-52. 2016
  2. pmc Folate intake, post-folic acid grain fortification, and pancreatic cancer risk in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial
    Brietta M Oaks
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:449-55. 2010

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Late-Pregnancy Salivary Cortisol Concentrations of Ghanaian Women Participating in a Randomized Controlled Trial of Prenatal Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements
    Brietta M Oaks
    Departments of Nutrition and
    J Nutr 146:343-52. 2016
    ..Research in nonpregnant individuals suggests that improved nutrition may lower cortisol concentrations. It is unknown whether nutritional supplementation during pregnancy lowers cortisol...
  2. pmc Folate intake, post-folic acid grain fortification, and pancreatic cancer risk in the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial
    Brietta M Oaks
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:449-55. 2010
    ..Folate plays a critical role in DNA methylation, synthesis, and repair. Several epidemiologic studies suggest that higher folate intake is associated with decreased pancreatic cancer risk...