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Abrams SA. Using stable isotopes to assess mineral absorption and utilization by children. Am J Clin Nutr 70:955-964, 1999.

Abrams SA, Copeland KC, Gunn SK, Stuff JE, Clarke LL, Ellis KJ. Calcium absorption and kinetics are similar in 7- and 8-year-old Mexican-American and Caucasian girls despite hormonal differences. J Nutr 129:666-671, 1999.

Abrams SA, Ellis KJ. Multicompartmental analysis of magnesium and calcium kinetics during growth: relationships with body composition. Magnesium Res 11:307-313, 1999.

Abrams SA, Wen J-P. Methodologies for using stable isotopes to assess magnesium absorption and secretion in children. J Am Coll Nutr 18 (1):30-35, 1999.

American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Nutrition (Jaksic T, member). Iron fortification of infant formulas. Pediatrics 104:119-123, 1999.

Ames SK, Ellis KJ, Gunn SK, Copeland KC, Abrams SA. Vitamin D receptor gene Fok1 polymorphism predicts calcium absorption and bone mineral density in children. J Bone Miner Res 14:740-746, 1999.

Ames SK, Gorham BM, Abrams SA. Effects of high compared with low calcium intake on calcium absorption and incorporation of iron by red blood cells in small children. Am J Clin Nutr 70:44-48, 1999.

Arbiser JL, Raab G, Rohan RM, Paul S, Hirschi K, Flynn E, Price ER, Fisher DE, Cohen C, Klagsbrun M. Isolation of mouse stromal cells associated with a human tumor using differential diphtheria toxin sensitivity. Am J Pathol 155:723-729, 1999.

Armstrong DD, Dunn JK, Schultz RJ, Herbert DA, Glaze DG, Motil KJ. Organ growth in Rett syndrome: A postmortem examination analysis. Pediatr Neurol 20:125-129, 1999.

Baker SS, Cochran WJ, Flores CA, Georgieff MK, Jacobson MS, Jaksic T, Krebs NF. Iron fortification of infant formulas. Pediatrics 104:119-123, 1999.

Balasubramanyam A, McKay S, Nadkarni P, Rajan AS, Garza A, Pavlik V, Herd JA, Jahoor F, Reeds PJ. Ethnicity affects the postprandial regulation of glycogenolysis. Am J Physiol 277:E905-E914, 1999.

Beckett PR, Copeland KC, Flannery TK, Sherman LD, Abrams SA. Combination growth hormone and estrogen increase bone mineralization in girls with Turner syndrome. Pediatr Res 45:709-713, 1999.

Bier DM, Brosnan JT, Flatt JP, Hanson RW, Heird W, Hellerstein MK, Jéquier E, Kalhan S, Koletzko B, Macdonald I, Owen O, Uauy R. Report of the IDECG Working Group on lower and upper limits of carbohydrate and fat intake. Eur J Clin Nutr 53 (Supp 1):S177-S178, 1999.

Bier DM, Reeds PJ. Glutamate: An essential, non-essential amino acid. Kagaku to Seibutu (Chemistry and Biology) 37 (1):49-53,1999.

Burrin DG, Fiorotto ML, Hadsell DL. Transgenic hypersection of des(1-3) human insulin-like growth factor I in mouse milk has limited effects on the gastrointestinal tract in suckling pups. J Nutr 129:51-56, 1999.

Burrin DG, Wester TJ, Davis TA, Fiorotto ML, Chang X. Dexamethasone inhibits small intestinal growth via increased protein catabolism in neonatal pigs. Am J Physiol 276 (Endocrinol Metab 39):E269-E277, 1999.

Butte NF, Heinz C, Hopkinson J, Wong W, Shypailo R, Ellis K. Fat mass in infants and toddlers: comparability of total body water, total body potassium, total body electrical conductivity, and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 29:184-189, 1999.

Butte NF, Hopkinson JM, Mehta N, Moon JK, Smith EO. Adjustments in energy expenditure and substrate utilization during late pregnancy and lactation. Am J Clin Nutr 69:299-307, 1999.

Butte NF, Hsu HW, Thotathuchery M, Wong WW, Khoury J, Reeds P. Protein metabolism in insulin-treated gestational diabetes. Diabetes Care 32:806-811, 1999.

Butte NF, Treuth MS, Voigt RG, Llorente AM, Heird WC. Stimulant medications decrease energy expenditure and physical activity in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. J Pediatr 135:203-207, 1999.

Caumo A, Vicini P, Zachwieja JJ, Avogaro A, Yarasheski K, Bier DM, Cobelli C. Undermodeling affects minimal model indexes: insights from a two-compartment model. Am J Physiol 276 (Endocrinol Metab 39):E1171-E1193, 1999.

Cunningham JJ, Priddy DC. A low-cost chamber for rodent CO2 euthanasia. Lab Animal 28 (2): 44-45, 1999.

Davis TA, Fiorotto ML, Nguyen HV, Burrin DG. Aminoacyl-tRNA and tissue free amino acid pools are equilibrated after a flooding dose of phenylalanine. Am J Physiol 277 (Endocrinol Metab 40):E103-E109, 1999.

Delaughter MC, Taffett GE, Fiorotto ML, Entman ML, Schwartz RJ. Local insulin-like growth factor I expression induces physiologic, then pathologic, cardiac hypertrophy in transgenic mice. FASEB J 13:1923-1929, 1999.

Ding ST, McNeel RL, Mersmann HJ. Expression of porcine adipocyte transcripts: tissue distribution and differentiation in vitro and in vivo. Comp Biochem Physiol (Part B) 123: 307318, 1999.

Ellis KJ, Abrams SA, Wong WW.  Monitoring childhood obesity: assessment of the weight/height2 index. Am J Epidemiol 150:939-946, 1999.

Ellis KJ, Bell SJ, Chertow GM, Chumlea WC, Knox TA, Kotler DP, Lukaski HC, Schoeller DA.  Bioelectrical impedance methods in clinical research: A follow-up to the NIH technology assessment conference. Nutrition 15: 874-880, 1999.

Ellis KJ, Shypailo RJ, Wong WW. Measurement of body water by multifrequency bioelectrical impedance spectroscopy in a multiethnic pediatric population. Am J Clin Nutr 70:847-853, 1999.

Fabian M, Wong WW, Gennis RB, Palmer G. Mass spectrometric determination of dioxygen bond splitting in the "peroxy" intermediate of cytochrome c oxidase. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 96:13114-13117, 1999.

Grusak MA. Genomics-assisted plant improvement to benefit human nutrition and health. Trends Plant Sci 4:164-167, 1999.

Grusak MA, DellaPenna D. Improving the nutrient composition of plants to enhance human nutrition and health. Annu Rev Plant Physiol Plant Mol Biol 50:133-161, 1999.

Grusak MA, DellaPenna D, Welch RM. Physiologic processes affecting the content and distribution of phytonutrients in plants. Nutr Rev 57:S27-S33, 1999.

Grusak MA, Pearson JN, Marentes E. The physiology of micronutrient homeostasis in field crops. Field Crops Res 60:41-56, 1999.

Grusak MA, Pomper KW. Influence of pod stomatal density and pod transpiration on the calcium concentration of snap bean pods. J Am Soc Hort Sci 124(2):194-198, 1999.

Hachey DL, Parsons WR, McKay S, Haymond MW. Quantitation of monosaccharide isotopic enrichment in physiologic fluids by electron ionization or negative chemical ionization GC/MS using di-O-isopropylidene derivatives. Anal Chem 71: 4734-4739, 1999.

Haymond MW. Nutritional and metabolic endpoints. J Nutr 129:273S-278S, 1999.

Heird WC. Biological effects and safety issues related to long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in infants. Lipids 34:207-214, 1999.

Hergenroeder AC, Hill RB, Wong WW, Sangi-Haghpeykar H, Taylor W. Validity of selfassessment of pubertal maturation in African American and European American adolescents. J Adol Health 24:201-205, 1999.

Hirschi KD.  Expression of Arabidopsis CAX1 in tobacco: Altered calcium homeostasis and increased stress sensitivity. Plant Cell 11: 2113-2122, 1999.

Hirschi KK, Rohovsky SA, Beck LH, Smith SR, D'Amore PA. Endothelial cells modulate the proliferation of mural cell precursors via platelet-derived growth factor-BB and heterotypic cell contact. Circ Res 84:298-305, 1999.

Huang SK, Rood MH. The analysis of alkyl-capped alcohol ethoxylates and alcohol ethoxycarboxylates from alcohol ethoxylates by atmospheric pressure chemical ionization mass spectrometry. Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 13:1152-1158.

Jahoor F, Gazzard B, Phillips G, Sharpstone D, Del Rosario M, Frazer ME, Heird W, Smith R, Jackson A. The acute-phase response to human immunodeficiency virus infection in human subjects. Am J Physiol 276(6): E1092E1098, 1999.

Jahoor F, Jackson A, Gazzard B, Philips G, Sharpstone D, Frazer ME, Heird W. Erythrocyte glutathione deficiency in symptom-free HIV infection is associated with decreased synthesis rate. Am J Physiol 276 (Endocrinol Metab 39):E205-E211, 1999.

Jahoor F, Wykes L, Del Rosario M, Frazer E, Reeds PJ. Chronic protein undernutrition and an acute inflammatory stimulus elicit different protein kinetic responses in plasma but not in muscle of young pigs. J Nutr 129:693-699, 1999.

Keshen TH, Gursoy M, Shew SB, Smith EO, Miller RG, Wearden ME, Moise AA, Jaksic T. Does extracorporeal membrane oxygenation benefit neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia? Application of a predictive equation. J Pediatr Surg 32:818-822, 1999.

Kopp-Hoolihan LE, van Loan MD, Wong WW, King JC. Longitudinal assessment of energy balance in well-nourished, pregnant women. Am J Clin Nutr 69:697-704, 1999.

Kopp-Hoolihan LE, van Loan MD, Wong WW, King JC. Fat mass deposition during pregnancy using a four-component model. J Appl Physiol 87:196-202,1999.

Kurpad AV, Jahoor F, Borgonha S, Poulo S, Rekha S, Fjeld CR, Reeds PJ. A minimally invasive tracer protocol is effective for assessing the response of leucine kinetics and oxidation to vaccination in chronically energy-deficient adult males and children. J Nutr 129:1537-1544, 1999.

Lee B, Dennis JA, Healy PJ, Mull B, Pastore L, Yu H, Aguilar-Cordova E, O'Brien W, Reeds P, Beaudet AL. Hepatocyte gene therapy in a large animal: A neonatal bovine model of citrullinemia. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 96:3981-3986, 1999.

Lester GE, Grusak MA. Postharvest application of calcium and magnesium to honeydew and netted muskmelons: effects on tissue ion concentrations, quality, and senescence. J Am Soc Hort Sci 124 (5): 545-552, 1999.

Ma R, Ellis KJ, Yasumura S, Shypailo RJ, Pierson RN. Total body-calcium measurements: comparison of two delayed-gamma neutron activation facilities. Phys Med Biol 44:N113-N118, 1999.

Martin GS, Carstens GE, King MD, Eli AG, Mersmann HJ, Smith SB. Metabolism and morphology of brown adipose tissue from Brahman and Angus newborn calves. J Anim Sci 77:388-399, 1999.

McNeel RL, Mersmann HJ. Distribution and quantification of beta1 -,  beta2--, and beta3 -adrenergic receptor subtype transcripts in porcine tissues. J Anim Sci 77:611-621, 1999.

Moody GJ, Schanler RJ, Abrams SA. Utilization of supplemental iron by premature infants fed fortified human milk. Acta Paediatr 88:763-767, 1999.

Motil KJ, Schultz RJ, Browning K, Trautwein L, Glaze DG. Oropharyngeal dysfunction and gastroesophageal dysmotility are present in girls and women with Rett syndrome. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 29:31-37, 1999.

Nakao Y, Gotoh J, Kuang T-Y, Cohen DM, Pettigrew KD, Sokoloff L. Cerebral blood flow responses to somatosensory stimulation are unaffected by scopolamine in unanesthetized rat. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 290:929-934, 1999.

Niklason LE, Gao J, Abbott WM, Hirschi KK, Houser S, Marini R, Langer R. Functional arteries grown in vivo. Science 284:489-493, 1999.

O'Brien KO, Zavaleta N, Caulfield LE, Yang D-X, Abrams SA. Influence of prenatal iron and zinc supplements on supplemental iron absorption, red blood cell iron incorporation, and iron status in pregnant Peruvian women. Am J Clin Nutr 69:509-515, 1999.

Olivé AP, Dudley M, Harari Y, Dudley A, Castro GA, Lifschitz CH. Fish oil supplementation does not impair the gut immune response to Trichinella spiralis infection in rats. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 28:276-281, 1999.

Prager TC, Zou YL, Jensen CL, Fraley JK, Anderson RE, Heird WC. Evaluation of methods for assessing visual function of infants. J Am Assoc Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 3:275-282,1999.

Reeds PJ, Davis TA. Of flux and flooding: the advantages and problems of different isotopic methods for quantifying protein turnover in vivo: 1. Methods based on the dilution of a tracer. Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 2:23-28, 1999.

Rosen JM, Wyzomierski SL, Hadsell DL. Regulation of milk protein gene expression. Ann Rev Nutr 19:407-436, 1999.

Schanler RJ,  Atkinson SA. Effect of nutrients in human milk on the recipient premature infant. J Mammary Gland Biol Neoplasia 4:297-307, 1999.

Schanler RJ, Hurst NM, Lau C. The use of human milk and breastfeeding in premature infants. Clin Perinatol 26 (2):379-398, 1999.

Schanler RJ, O'Connor KG, Lawrence RA. Pediatricians' practices and attitudes regarding breastfeeding promotion. Pediatrics 103(3):e35, 1999.

Schanler RJ, Shulman RJ, Lau C. Feeding strategies for premature infants: beneficial outcomes of feeding fortified human milk versus preterm formula. Pediatrics 103:1150-1157, 1999.

Schanler RJ, Shulman RJ, Lau C, Smith EO, Heitkemper MM. Feeding strategies for premature infants: randomized trial of gastrointestinal priming and tube-feeding method. Pediatrics 103:434-439, 1999.

Shangraw RE, Jahoor F. Effect of liver disease and transplantation on urea synthesis in humans: relationship to acid-base status. Am J Physiol 276 (Gastrointest Liver Physiol 39):G1145-G1152, 1999.

Shew SB, Keshen TH, Jahoor F, Jaksic T. The determinants of protein catabolism in neonates on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. J Pediatr Surg 34:1086-1090, 1999.

Shulman RJ. Cisapride doesn't work? Don't go breakin' my heart! J Pediatr 134:262-264, 1999.

Shulman RJ. In vivo measurements of glucose absorption in preterm infants. Biol Neonate 76:10-18, 1999.

Shulman RJ. Sources of breath hydrogen in infants. J Pediatr 134:659-660,1999.

Shulman RJ, Boyle JT, Colletti RB, Friedman RA, Heyman MB, Kearns G, Kirschner BS, Levy J, Mitchell AA, Van Hare G. The use of cisapride in children. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 28:529-533, 1999.

Siconolfi SF, Gretebeck RJ, Wong WW, Moore SS, Gilbert JH III. Determining bone and total body mineral content from body density and bioelectrical response spectroscopy. J Appl Physiol 85(4):1578-1582, 1999.

Smith SB, Mersmann HJ, Smith EO, Britain EG. Stearoyl-coenzyme A desaturase gene expression during growth in adipose tissue from obese and crossbred pigs. J Anim Sci 77:1710-1716, 1999.

Smith SM, Wastney ME, Morukov BV, Larina IM, Nyquist LE, Abrams SA, Taran EN, Shih C-Y, Nillen JL, Davis-Street JE, Rice BL, Lane HW. Calcium metabolism before, during, and after a 3-mo spaceflight: kinetic and biochemical changes. Am J Physiol 277 (Regulatory Integrative Comp Physiol 46):R1-R10, 1999.

Stoll B,  Burrin DG, Henry J, Yu H,  Jahoor F, Reeds PJ.  Substrate oxidation by the portal drained viscera of fed piglets. Am J Physiol 277:E168-E175, 1999.

Stoll B, Burrin DG, Henry JF, Jahoor F, Reeds PJ. Dietary and systemic phenylalanine utilization for mucosal and hepatic constitutive protein synthesis in pigs. Am J Physiol 276 (Gastrointest Liver Physiol 39): G49-G57, 1999.

Sunehag AL, Haymond MW, Schanler RJ, Reeds PJ, Bier DM. Gluconeogenesis in very low birth weight infants receiving total parenteral nutrition. Diabetes 48:791-800, 1999.

Vanderhoof J, Gross G, Hegyi T, Clandinin T, Porcelli P, DeCristofaro J, Rhodes T, Tsang R, Shattuck K, Cowett R, Adamkin D, McCarton C, Heird W, Hook-Morris B, Pereira G, Chan G, Van Aerde J, Boyl F, Pramuk K, Euler X,  Lien EL. Evaluation of a long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplemented formula on growth, tolerance, and plasma lipids in preterm infants up to 48 weeks postconceptional age. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 29:318-326, 1999.

Vicini P, Zachwieja JJ, Yarasheski K, Bier DM, Caumo A, Cobelli C. Estimation of endogenous glucose production during an intravenous glucose tolerance test: validation of the deconvolution method by the tracer to tracee clamp technique. Am J Physiol 276:E285-E294, 1999.

Vieira NE, Marini JC, Abrams SA, Yergey AL. Effect of growth hormone treatment on calcium kinetics in patients with osteogenesis imperfecta type III and IV. Bone 25:501-505, 1999.

Wong WW, Butte NF, Ellis KJ, Hergenroeder AC, Hill RB, Stuff JE, Smith EO. Pubertal African-American girls expend less energy at rest and during physical activity than Caucasian girls. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 84:906-911, 1999.

Wong WW, Copeland KC, Hergenroeder AC, Hill RB, Stuff JE, Ellis KE. Serum concentrations of insulin, insulin-like growth factor-I, and insulin-like growth factor binding proteins are different between white and African American girls. J Pediatr 135:296-300, 1999.

Book Chapters

Bier DM. The energy costs of protein metabolism: lean and mean on Uncle Sam's team. In Committee on Military Nutrition Research (ed), The Role of Protein and Amino Acids in Sustaining and Enhancing Performance. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1999, 109-119.

Burrin DG, Stoll B, van Goudoever JB, Reeds PJ. Amino acid metabolism by the gut: Potential impact on amino acid availability. In Korver D and Morrison J (eds), Proceedings of the 20th Western Nutrition Conference. Alberta, Calgary, Canada: University of Alberta, 1999, 155-166.

Darmaun D, Haymond MW, Bier DM. Metabolic aspects of fuel homeostasis in the fetus and the neonate. In DeGroot LJ, Besser M, Burger HG, Jameson LL, Loriaux DL, Marshall JC, Odell WD, Potts JT, Rubenstein AH (eds), Endocrinology, 3rd ed.  Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders Company, 1999, 2258-2286.

Davis TA, Fiorotto ML, Burrin DG, Vann RC. Protein synthesis in organs and tissues: quantitative methods in laboratory animals. In ElKhoury AE (ed), Methods for Investigation of Animal Acid and Protein Metabolism. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 1999, 4968.

Lester GE, Grusak MA. Postharvest application of calcium metalosate on whole muskmelon fruits. In Ashmead HD (ed), Metalosates: For Healthier Crops, Clearfield, UT: Albion Laboratories, 1999, 40-50.

Heird WC.  Early use of parenteral amino acids. In Ziegler EE (ed), Nutrition of the Very Low Birthweight Infant. Nestle Nutrition Workshop Series, Vol 33. New York, NY: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999, 53-68.

Heird WC.  Nutritional requirements during infancy.  In Shils ME, Olson JA, Shike M, Ross AC (eds),  Modern Nutrition in Health and Disease, 9th ed. Baltimore, MD: Williams & Wilkins, 1999, 839855.

Heird WC, Cooper A. Nutritional management of infants and children with specific diseases and/or conditions. In Shils ME, Olson JA, Shike M, Ross AC (eds), Modern Nutrition in Health and Disease, 9th ed. Baltimore, MD: Williams and Wilkins, 1999, 1081-1089.

Hwang S, Shulman RJ.  Intestinal enzyme and transport defects.  In McMillan JA, DeAngelis CD, Feigin RD, Warshaw JB (eds), Oski's Pediatrics: Principles and Practice, 3rd ed.  Philadelphia, PA:  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999, 1698-1702.

Motil KJ. Cholecystitis. In McMillan JA, DeAngelis CD, Feigin RD, Warshaw JB (eds), Oski's Pediatrics: Principles and Practice , 3rd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999, 1741-1745.

Motil KJ. Necrotizing enterocolitis. In McMillan JA, DeAngelis CD, Feigin RD, Warshaw JB (eds), Oski's Pediatrics: Principles and Practice, 3rd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999, 325-332.

Motil KJ. Peptic ulcer disease. In McMillan JA, DeAngelis C, Feigin RD, Warshaw JB (eds), Oski's Pediatrics: Principles and Practice, 3rd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999, 1646-1652.

Motil KJ. Utilizing teaching moments. Fast Foods. In Lorin MI (ed), The Pediatric Chief Resident's Guide to Effective Teaching. Glendale, CA: Nestlé USA, 1999, 15: 1-8.

Motil KJ, Lorin MI. Protein-energy malnutrition: Problems in a refugee camp. In Lorin MI (ed), The Pediatric Chief Resident's Guide to Effective Teaching. Glendale, CA: Nestlé USA, 1999, 12: 1-14.

Motil KJ, Phillips S, Conkin C. Nutritional assessment. In Wyllie R, Hyams JS (eds), Pediatric Gastrointestinal Diseases, 2nd ed. Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders Company, 1999, 717-740.

Reeds PJ, Burrin DG, Stoll B, van Goudoever JB. Consequences and regulation of gut metabolism. In  Lobley GE, White A, MacRae JC (eds),  Protein Metabolism and Nutrition . Wageningen, The Netherlands: Wageningen Press, 1999, 127-153.

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