Eduardo Villamor

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evidence for an effect of fetal growth on the risk of tuberculosis
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Infect Dis 201:409-13. 2010
  2. pmc Maternal intake of methyl-donor nutrients and child cognition at 3 years of age
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:328-35. 2012
  3. pmc Determinants of linear growth from infancy to school-aged years: a population-based follow-up study in urban Amazonian children
    Barbara H Lourenço
    Public Health Nutrition Program, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Dr Arnaldo 715, Sao Paulo, SP 01246 904, Brazil
    BMC Public Health 12:265. 2012
  4. pmc Nutritional and socio-economic factors associated with Plasmodium falciparum infection in children from Equatorial Guinea: results from a nationally representative survey
    Estefanía Custodio
    Centro Nacional de Medicina Tropical, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Sinesio Delgado 6, Pab 13, Madrid 28029, Spain
    Malar J 8:225. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Accuracy of the Chinese lunar calendar method to predict a baby's sex: a population-based study
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:398-400. 2010
  6. pmc Effect of vitamin supplements on HIV shedding in breast milk
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:881-6. 2010
  7. pmc Vitamin D deficiency and age at menarche: a prospective study
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1020-5. 2011
  8. pmc Micronutrient status and global DNA methylation in school-age children
    Wei Perng
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Epigenetics 7:1133-41. 2012
  9. pmc Sex differences in the effects of maternal vitamin supplements on mortality and morbidity among children born to HIV-infected women in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Nutr 103:1784-91. 2010
  10. pmc Iron deficiency and anemia predict mortality in patients with tuberculosis
    Sheila Isanaka
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 142:350-7. 2012

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Evidence for an effect of fetal growth on the risk of tuberculosis
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Infect Dis 201:409-13. 2010
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  2. pmc Maternal intake of methyl-donor nutrients and child cognition at 3 years of age
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:328-35. 2012
    ..Results of this study suggest that higher intake of folate in early pregnancy is associated with higher scores on the PPVT-III, a test of receptive language that predicts overall intelligence, at age 3 years...
  3. pmc Determinants of linear growth from infancy to school-aged years: a population-based follow-up study in urban Amazonian children
    Barbara H Lourenço
    Public Health Nutrition Program, School of Public Health, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Dr Arnaldo 715, Sao Paulo, SP 01246 904, Brazil
    BMC Public Health 12:265. 2012
    ..Although linear growth during childhood may be affected by early-life exposures, few studies have examined whether the effects of these exposures linger on during school age, particularly in low- and middle-income countries...
  4. pmc Nutritional and socio-economic factors associated with Plasmodium falciparum infection in children from Equatorial Guinea: results from a nationally representative survey
    Estefanía Custodio
    Centro Nacional de Medicina Tropical, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Sinesio Delgado 6, Pab 13, Madrid 28029, Spain
    Malar J 8:225. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the risk factors for parasitaemia and treatment seeking behaviour for febrile illness at country level, in order to provide evidence that will reinforce the EG National Malaria Control Programme...
  5. doi request reprint Accuracy of the Chinese lunar calendar method to predict a baby's sex: a population-based study
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:398-400. 2010
    ..We conclude that the CLC method is no better at predicting the sex of a baby than tossing a coin and advise against painting the nursery based on this method's result...
  6. pmc Effect of vitamin supplements on HIV shedding in breast milk
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:881-6. 2010
    ..Identifying a biological mechanism to explain this unexpected finding would lend support to a causal effect...
  7. pmc Vitamin D deficiency and age at menarche: a prospective study
    Eduardo Villamor
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1020-5. 2011
    ..Latitude, which influences sun exposure, is inversely related to age at menarche. This association might be related to vitamin D, but to our knowledge it has not been investigated in prospective epidemiologic studies...
  8. pmc Micronutrient status and global DNA methylation in school-age children
    Wei Perng
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Epigenetics 7:1133-41. 2012
    ..These associations were not significantly different by sex. Whether modification of these exposures during school-age years leads to changes in global DNA methylation warrants further investigation...
  9. pmc Sex differences in the effects of maternal vitamin supplements on mortality and morbidity among children born to HIV-infected women in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Nutr 103:1784-91. 2010
    ..More research is warranted to examine the effect of vitamins by sex and better understand biological mechanisms mediating such effects...
  10. pmc Iron deficiency and anemia predict mortality in patients with tuberculosis
    Sheila Isanaka
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 142:350-7. 2012
    ..10, 4.11); P = 0.02]. Efforts to identify and address the conditions contributing to TB-associated anemia, including iron deficiency, could play an important role in reducing morbidity and mortality in areas heavily affected by TB...
  11. doi request reprint Low digit ratio predicts early age at menarche in Colombian schoolgirls
    Anna S Oberg
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:448-55. 2012
    ..However, a recent study found high digit ratios in carriers of a single variant in the LIN28B gene, which has been linked to delayed menarche...
  12. pmc Vitamin D deficiency and anthropometric indicators of adiposity in school-age children: a prospective study
    Diane Gilbert-Diamond
    Departments of Nutrition and Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:1446-51. 2010
    ..Cross-sectional studies have indicated that vitamin D serostatus is inversely associated with adiposity. It is unknown whether vitamin D deficiency is a risk factor for the development of adiposity in children...
  13. pmc A prospective study of LINE-1DNA methylation and development of adiposity in school-age children
    Wei Perng
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e62587. 2013
    ..We examined associations of LINE-1 DNA methylation with changes in adiposity and linear growth in a longitudinal study of school-age children from Bogotá, Colombia...
  14. doi request reprint Perinatal characteristics and risk of polio among Swedish twins
    Wei Perng
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:218-25. 2012
    ..Similar associations were observed among monozygotic (n=84) and dizygotic (n=142) twins. These findings suggest that early intrauterine growth restriction may be inversely related to the incidence of polio...
  15. pmc A randomized trial to determine the optimal dosage of multivitamin supplements to reduce adverse pregnancy outcomes among HIV-infected women in Tanzania
    Kosuke Kawai
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:391-7. 2010
    ..The minimum dosage of multivitamins necessary for optimal benefits is unknown...
  16. pmc Differential associations of leptin with adiposity across early childhood
    Caroline E Boeke
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1430-7. 2013
    ..To examine associations of perinatal and 3-year leptin with weight gain and adiposity through 7 years...
  17. doi request reprint Vitamin D deficiency associated with increased incidence of gastrointestinal and ear infections in school-age children
    Kathryn A Thornton
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:585-93. 2013
    ..We investigated the association of vitamin D status with morbidity in a prospective study of school-age children from Bogotá, Colombia...
  18. doi request reprint Mortality in infants of obese mothers: is risk modified by mode of delivery?
    Ellen A Nohr
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:363-71. 2012
    ..To examine the association between maternal obesity and infant mortality, while including information about mode of delivery and interpregnancy weight change...
  19. doi request reprint Interpregnancy change in smoking habits and risk of preeclampsia: a population-based study
    Uma C Perni
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:372-8. 2012
    ..An argument for causality would be strengthened if changes in smoking status across consecutive pregnancies were related to the risk of preeclampsia...