Josiemer Mattei

Summary

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 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
  7. 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
  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

Detail Information

Publications27

  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
    ....
  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 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...
  7. 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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  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 Reducing the global burden of type 2 diabetes by improving the quality of staple foods: The Global Nutrition and Epidemiologic Transition Initiative
    Josiemer Mattei
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    Global Health 11:23. 2015
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  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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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  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. pmc Association Between a Healthy Heart Score and the Development of Clinical Cardiovascular Risk Factors Among Women: Potential Role for Primordial Prevention
    Mercedes Sotos-Prieto
    From the Departments of Nutrition M S P, J M, F B H, E B R, W C W, S E C and Epidemiology F B H, E B R, W C W, A H E, S E C, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA Channing Division of Network Medicine F B H, E B R, W C W, A H E and Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine S E C, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Indiana University, Bloomington A K C
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 9:S77-85. 2016
    ..The previously validated Healthy Heart Score effectively predicted the 20-year risk of CVD in midadulthood; however, it is unknown whether this risk score is associated with clinically relevant CVD risk factors...
  20. pmc Changes in Diet Quality Scores and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Among US Men and Women
    Mercedes Sotos-Prieto
    From the Departments of Nutrition M S P, S N B, J M, T T F, Y L, W C W, E B R, F B H and Epidemiology W C W, E B R, F B H, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA Simmons College, Boston, MA T T F Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and MOE Key Laboratory of Environment and Health, School of Public Health, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China A P and Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA W C W, E B R, F B H
    Circulation 132:2212-9. 2015
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  21. 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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  22. pmc Lifestyle Cardiovascular Risk Score, Genetic Risk Score, and Myocardial Infarction in Hispanic/Latino Adults Living in Costa Rica
    Mercedes Sotos-Prieto
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    J Am Heart Assoc 5:. 2016
    ..Interaction or joint association between these scores has not been examined. Thus, our aim was to assess interactive and joint associations between LCRS and GRS, and each individual lifestyle risk factor, on likelihood of MI...
  23. pmc A Healthy Lifestyle Score Is Associated with Cardiometabolic and Neuroendocrine Risk Factors among Puerto Rican Adults
    Mercedes Sotos-Prieto
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    J Nutr 145:1531-40. 2015
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  24. pmc Dietary diabetes risk reduction score, race and ethnicity, and risk of type 2 diabetes in women
    Jinnie J Rhee
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Diabetes Care 38:596-603. 2015
    ..To evaluate racial and ethnic differences in the association between a dietary diabetes risk reduction score and incidence of type 2 diabetes in U.S. white and minority women...
  25. pmc Greater Healthful Dietary Variety Is Associated with Greater 2-Year Changes in Weight and Adiposity in the Preventing Overweight Using Novel Dietary Strategies (POUNDS Lost) Trial
    Maya Vadiveloo
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    J Nutr 146:1552-9. 2016
    ..Greater healthful dietary variety has been inversely associated with body adiposity cross-sectionally; however, it remains unknown whether it can improve long-term weight loss...
  26. pmc Seasoning ingredient variety, but not quality, is associated with greater intake of beans and rice among urban Costa Rican adults
    Maya K Vadiveloo
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA, 02115, USA Electronic address
    Nutr Res 36:780-8. 2016
    ..Our results suggest that increasing the variety of seasonings added to beans may be a culturally-appropriate strategy to improve intake of this healthy staple food among urban Costa Rican adults. ..
  27. pmc Joint associations of insomnia and sleep duration with prevalent diabetes: The Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL)
    Elizabeth M Cespedes
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Diabetes 8:387-97. 2016
    ..S. Hispanics/Latinos, and prior analyses may be confounded by sleep apnea. This cross-sectional study examined joint associations of sleep duration and insomnia with diabetes among diverse U.S. Hispanic/Latinos...