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Prentice AM, Nabwera H, Unger S, Moore SE. Growth monitoring and the prognosis of mortality in low-income settings. Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 Feb 17. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.115.130013.

Begus K, Lloyd-Fox S, Halliday D, Papademetriou M, Darboe MK, Prentice AM, Moore SE, Elwell CE. Using fNIRS to Study Working Memory of Infants in Rural Africa. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2016;876:273-9.

Prentice AM. Summary on Methodologies: Global Epidemiology. Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser. 2016;84:47-8.

Prentice AM. Applications of Nutritional Biomarkers in Global Health Settings. Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser. 2016;84:15-23.

Gichohi-Wainaina WN, Tanaka T, Towers WG, Verhoef H, Veenemans J, Talsma EF, Harryvan J, Boekschoten MV, Feskens EJ, Melse-Boonstra A. Associations between common variants in iron-related genes with haematological traits in populations of African ancestry. PLoS One 2016;11: e0157996.



Atkinson SH, Uyoga SM, Armitage AE, Khandwala S, Mugyenyi CK, Bejon P, Marsh K, Beeson JG, Prentice AM, Drakesmith H, Williams TN. Malaria and Age Variably but Critically Control Hepcidin Throughout Childhood in Kenya. EBioMedicine. 2015 Aug 8;2(10):1478-86. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2015.08.016. eCollection 2015 Oct.

Bellmann S, Carlander D, Fasano A, Momcilovic D, Scimeca JA, Waldman WJ, et al. Mammalian gastrointestinal tract parameters modulating the integrity, surface properties, and absorption of food-relevant nanomaterials. Wiley interdisciplinary reviews Nanomedicine and nanobiotechnology.  Wiley Interdiscip Rev Nanomed Nanobiotechnol. 2015 Sep;7(5):609-22. doi: 10.1002/wnan.1333. Epub 2015 Jan 30.

Braithwaite V, Prentice A, M.K. Darboe, A.M. Prentice, S.E. Moore. The effects of maternal iron deficiency on infant fibroblast growth factor-23 and mineral metabolism. Bone 2015 Oct 8;83:1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2015.10.003.

Cross JH, Bradbury RS, Fulford AJ, Jallow AT, Wegmüller R, Prentice AM, Cerami C. Oral iron acutely elevates bacterial growth in human serum. Sci Rep. 2015 Nov 23;5:16670. doi: 10.1038/srep16670.

Dopico XC, Evangelou M, Ferreira RC, Guo H, Pekalski ML, Smyth DJ, Cooper N, Burren OS, Fulford AJ, Hennig BJ, Prentice AM, Ziegler AG, Bonifacio E, Wallace C, Todd JA. Widespread seasonal gene expression reveals annual differences in human immunity. Nat Comms 2015; 6:7000.

Eales J, Lenoir-Wijnkoop I, King S, Wood H, Kok FJ, Shamir R, Prentice A, Edwards M, Glanville J, Atkinson RL. Is consuming yoghurt associated with weight management outcomes? Results from a systematic review. Int J Obes (Lond). 2015 Oct 7. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2015.202.

Fulford AJ, Ong KK, Elks CE, Prentice AM, Hennig BJ. Progressive influence of genetic markers for BMI in rural Gambians. J Med Genet 2015; 52(6):375-80.

Gichohi-Wainaina WN, Melse-Boonstra A, Feskens EJ, Demir AY, Veenemans J, Verhoef H. Tumor necrosis factor allele variants and their association with the occurrence and severity of malaria in African children: longitudinal study. Malaria J 2015;14:249.

Hennig BJ, Unger SA, Dondeh BL, Hassan J, Hawkesworth S, Jarjou L, Jones KS, Moore SE, Nabwera HM, Ngum M, Prentice A, Sonko B, Prentice AM, Fulford AJ. Cohort Profile: The Kiang West Longitudinal Population Study (KWLPS)—a platform for integrated research and health care provision in rural Gambia. Int J Epidemiol. 2015 Nov 11.

Hernandez-Vargas, H; Castelino, J; Silver, MJ; Dominguez-Salas, P; Cros, MP; Durand, G; Calvez-Kelm, FL; Prentice, AM; Wild, CP; Moore, SE;Hennig, BJ; Herceg, Z; Gong, YY; Routledge, MN; (2015) Exposure to aflatoxin B1 in utero is associated with DNA methylation in white blood cells of infants in The Gambia. International Journal of Epidemiology. DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyv027.

Imwong M, Woodrow C, Hendriksen ICE, Veenemans J, Verhoef H, Faiz MA, Mohanty S,  Mishra S, Mtove G, Gesase S, Seni A, Chhaganlal KF, Von Seidlein L, Day NPJ, White NJ. Dondorp AM. Plasma concentrations of parasite DNA as a measure of disease severity in falciparum malaria. J Infect Dis 2015;211:1128-33.

Jones, HL, Jammeh L, Owens S, Fulford AJ, Moore SE, Pettifor JM, Prentice A. Prevalence of rickets-like bone deformities in rural Gambian children. Bone 2015 Aug;77:1-5. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2015.04.011. Epub 2015 Apr 12.

Kenneth Ekoru, Elizabeth H. Young, Clement Adebamowo, Naby Balde, Branwen J. Hennig, Pontiano Kaleebu, Saidi Kapiga, Naomi S. Levitt Mary Mayige, Jean Claude Mbanya, Mark I McCarthy, Ousman Nyan, Moffat Nyirenda, Johnnie Oli, Kaushik Ramaiya, Liam Smeeth, Eugene Sobngwi, Charles N. Rotimi, Manjinder S. Sandhu, Ayesha A. Motala. H3Africa Multi-Centre Study of the Prevalence and Environmental and Genetic Determinants of Type 2 Diabetes in Sub-Saharan Africa: Study Protocol. Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics (in press).

Kwambana-Adams B, Darboe S, Nabwera H, Foster-Nyarko E, Ikumapayi UN, Secka O, Betts M, Bradbury R, Wegmüller R, Lawal B, Saha D, Hossain MJ, Prentice AM, Kampmann B, Anderson S, Dalessandro U, Antonio M. Salmonella Infections in the Gambia, 2005-2015. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 1;61 Suppl 4:S354-62. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ781.

Minchella PA, Armitage AE, Darboe B, Jallow MW, Drakesmith H, Jaye A, Prentice AM, McDermid JM. Elevated Hepcidin Is Part of a Complex Relation That Links Mortality with Iron Homeostasis and Anemia in Men and Women with HIV Infection. JNutr. 2015 Jun;145(6):1194-201. doi: 10.3945/jn.114.203158. Epub 2015 Apr 22. PubMed PMID: 25904736; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4442111.

Mwangi MN, Roth JM, Smit MR, Trijsburg L, Mwangi AM, Demir AY, Wielders JPM, Mens PF, Cox SE, Prentice AM, Brouwer ID, Savelkoul HFJ, Andang’o PEA, Verhoef H. Effect of daily antenatal iron supplementation on Plasmodium infection in Kenyan women: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA 2015 Sep 8;314(10):1009-20. doi: 10.1001/jama.2015.9496.

Naylor C, Petri WA Jr. Leptin Regulation of Immune Responses. Trends Mol Med. 2016 Feb;22(2):88-98. doi: 10.1016/j.molmed.2015.12.001. Epub 2016 Jan 14.

Owens S, Gulati R, Fulford AJ, Sosseh F, Denison FC, Brabin BJ, Prentice AM. Periconceptional multiple-micronutrient supplementation and placental function in rural Gambian women: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Dec;102(6):1450-9.

Shimakawa Y, Lemoine M, Njai HF, Bottomley C, Ndow G, Goldin RD, Jatta A, Jeng A, Wegmuller R, Moore SE, Baldeh I, Tall M, D’Alessandro U, Whittle H, Njie R, Thursz MD, Mendy M. Natural history of chronic hepatitis B virus infection in The Gambia, West Africa: a longitudinal population-based study.  Gut. 2015 Jul 16. pii: gutjnl-2015-309892. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2015-309892. [Epub ahead of print].

Pereira DIA, Lederer B, Powell JJ. A balanced salt solution that prevents agglomeration of nano iron oxo-hydroxides in serum-free cellular assays. Materials Research Express. 2015;2(1):015403.

Pereira DIA, Aslam MF, Frazer DM, Schmidt A, Walton GE, McCartney AL, et al. Dietary iron depletion at weaning imprints low microbiome diversity and this is not recovered with oral nano Fe(III). MicrobiologyOpen. 2015;4(1):12-27.

Prentice S, Jallow MW, Prentice AM; MRC-International Nutrition Group. The effect of BCG on iron metabolism in the early neonatal period: A controlled trialin Gambian neonates. Vaccine. 2015 Jun 12;33(26):2963-7. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.04.087. Epub 2015 May 7. PubMed PMID: 25959747; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4503799.

Silver, MJ; Kessler, NJ; Hennig, BJ; Dominguez-Salas, P; Laritsky, E; Baker, MS; Coarfa, C; Hernandez-Vargas, H; Castelino, JM; Routledge, MN;Gong, YY; Herceg, Z; Lee, YS; Lee, K; Moore, SE; Fulford, AJ; Prentice, AM; Waterland, RA; (2015). Independent genomewide screens identify the tumor suppressor VTRNA2-1 as a human epiallele responsive to periconceptional environment. Genome Biology, 16 (1). p. 118. DOI: 10.1186/s13059-015-0660-y

Silver, MJ; Corbin, KD; Hellenthal, G; da Costa, KA; Dominguez-Salas, P; Moore, SE; Owen, J; Prentice, AM; Hennig, BJ;Zeisel, SH; (2015). Evidence for negative selection of gene variants that increase dependence on dietary choline in a Gambian cohort. FASEB Journal . DOI: 10.1096/fj.15-271056 Full text not available from this repository.

Skröder H, Hawkesworth S, Kippler M, Arifeen SE, Wagatsuma Y, Moore SE, Vahter M. Kidney function and blood pressure in preschool-aged children exposed to cadmium and arsenic – potential alleviation by selenium. Environmental Research Environ Res. 2015 Apr 8;140:205-213. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2015.03.038. [Epub ahead of print].

Talsma EF, Verhoef H, Brouwer ID, Mburu-de Wagt AS, Hulshof PJM, Melse-Boonstra A. Proxy markers of serum retinol concentration, used alone and in combination, to assess population vitamin A status in Kenyan children: a cross-sectional study. BMC Med 2015;13:30.

Tolkien Z, Stecher L, Mander AP, Pereira DI, Powell JJ. Ferrous sulfate supplementation causes significant gastrointestinal side-effects in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One. 2015;10(2):e0117383.



Ahmed S, Kippler M, Gardner R, Vahter M, Hawlader MDH, Wagatsuma Y, Moore SE, Raqib R. Arsenic exposure and cell-mediated immunity in pre-school children in rural Bangladesh. Toxicol Sci. 2014;141:166-75.

Alderman H, Hawkesworth S, Lundberg M, Tasneem A, Mark H, Hawkesworth S, Moore SE. Supplemental feeding during pregnancy compared with maternal supplementation during lactation does not affect schooling and cognitive development through adolescence. Am J Clin Nutr 2014;99:122-9.

Armitage AE, Stacey AR, Giannoulatou E, Marshall E, Sturges P, Chatha K, Smith NM, Huang X, Xu X, Pasricha SR, Li N, Wu H, Webster C, Prentice AM, Pellegrino P, Williams I, Norris PJ, Drakesmith H, Borrow P. Distinct patterns of hepcidin and iron regulation during HIV-1, HBV, and HCV infections. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Aug 19;111(33):12187-92. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1402351111. Epub 2014 Aug 4. PubMed PMID: 25092293; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4142992.

Aslam MF, Frazer DM, Faria N, Bruggraber SF, Wilkins SJ, Mirciov C, et al. Ferroportin mediates the intestinal absorption of iron from a nanoparticulate ferritin core mimetic in mice. Faseb J. 2014;28(8):3671-8.

Atkinson SH, Armitage AE, Khandwala S, Mwangi TW, Uyoga S, Bejon PA, Williams TN, Prentice AM, Drakesmith H. Combinatorial effects of malaria season, iron deficiency and inflammation determine plasma hepcidin concentration in African children. Blood. 2014 Mar 4. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24596418.

Braithwaite V, Jones KS, Assar S, Schoenmakers I, Prentice A. Predictors of intact- and C-terminal fibroblast growth factor 23 in Gambian children. Endocrine Connections 2014; 3: 1-10.

Braithwaite, VS; Jones, KS; Schoenmakers, I; Silver, M; Prentice, A; Hennig, BJ; (2015). Vitamin D binding protein genotype is associated with plasma 25OHD concentration in West African children. Bone. DOI:10.1016/j.bone.2014.12.068.

Castelino J, Dominguez-Salas P, Routledge MN, Prentice AM, Moore SE, Hennig BJ, Wild CP, Gong YY. Seasonal and gestation stage associated differences in aflatoxin exposure in pregnant Gambian women. Trop Med Int Health 2014:19;348-54.

Clark MA, Goheen MM, Fulford A, Prentice AM, Elnagheeb MA, Patel J, Fisher N, Taylor SM, Kasthuri RS, Cerami C. Host iron status and iron supplementation mediate susceptibility to erythrocytic stage Plasmodium falciparum. Nat Commun. 2014 Jul 25;5:4446. doi: 10.1038/ncomms5446. PubMed PMID: 25059846; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4249681.

Cox SE, Makani J, Soka D, L’Esperence VS, Kija E, Dominguez-Salas P, Newton CR, Birch AA, Prentice AM, Kirkham FJ. Haptoglobin, alpha-thalassaemia and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase polymorphisms and risk of abnormal transcranial Doppler among patients with sickle cell anaemia in Tanzania. Br J Haematol. 2014 Jun;165(5):699-706. doi: 10.1111/bjh.12791. Epub 2014 Feb 21. PubMed PMID: 24666344; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4154124.

Cox SE, Soka D, Kirkham FJ, Newton CR, Prentice AM, Makani J, Younoszai AK. Tricuspid regurgitant jet velocity and hospitalization in Tanzanian children with sickle cell anemia. Haematologica. 2014 Jan;99(1):e1-4.

Dominguez-Salas P, Moore SE, Baker MS, Bergen AW, Cox SE, Dyer R, Fulford AJ, Guan Y, Laritsky E, Silver M, Swan GE, Zeisel SH, Innis SM, Waterland RA, Prentice AM, Hennig BJ. Maternal nutrition at conception modulates DNA methylation of Human Metastable Epialleles. Nat Commun. 2014 5:3746.

Goodier MR, White MJ, Darboe A, Nielsen CM, Goncalves A, Bottomley C, Moore SE, Riley EM. Rapid NK cell differentiation in a poor population with near-universal human cytomegalovirus infection is attenuated by NKG2C deletions. Blood 2014;124:2213-22.

Hawlader MDH, Ma E, Noguchi E, Itoh M, Arifeen SE, Persson LA, Moore SE, Raqib R, Wagatsuma Y. Ascaris lumbricoids infection as a risk factor for asthma and atopy in rural Bangladesh. Trop Med Health. 2014;42:77-85.

Jobarteh ML, Moore SE, Kennedy C, Gambling L, McArdle HJ. The effect of delay in collection and processing on RNA integrity in human placenta: experiences from rural Africa. Placenta 2014;35:72-4.

Latunde-Dada GO, Pereira DI, Tempest B, Ilyas H, Flynn AC, Aslam MF, et al. A Nanoparticulate Ferritin-Core Mimetic Is Well Taken Up by HuTu 80 Duodenal Cells and Its Absorption in Mice Is Regulated by Body Iron. The Journal of Nutrition. 2014;144(12):1896-902.

Lloyd-Fox S, Papademetriou M, Darboe MK, Everdell NL, Wegmuller R, Prentice AM, Moore SE, Elwell CE. Functional near infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) to assess cognitive function in infants in rural Africa. Sci. Rep. 4, 4740; DOI:10.1038/srep04740 (2014).

Matovu E, Bucheton B, Chisi J, Enyaru J, Hertz-Fowler C, Koffi M, Macleod A, Mumba D, Sidibe I, Simo G, Simuunza M, Mayosi B, Ramesar R, Mulder N, Ogendo S, Mocumbi AO, Hugo-Hamman C, Ogah O, El Sayed A, Mondo C, Musuku J, Engel M, De Vries J, Lesosky M, Shaboodien G, Cordell H, Paré G, Keavney B, Motala A, Sobngwi E, Mbanya JC, Hennig BJ, Balde N, Nyirenda M, Oli J, Adebamowo C, Levitt N, Mayige M, Kapiga S, Kaleebu P, Sandhu M, Smeeth L, McCarthy M, Rotimi C. The H3Africa Consortium. Research Capacity: Enabling African Scientists to Engage Fully in the Genomic Revolution. Science 2014; 344(6190):1346-8.

McDonald SL, Savy M, Fulford AJ, Kendall L, Flanagan KL, Prentice AM. A double blind randomized controlled trial in neonates to determine the effect of vitamin A supplementation on immune responses: The Gambia protocol. BMC Pediatr. 2014 Apr 4;14:92. doi: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-92. PubMed PMID: 24708735; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4018469.

Mendy M, Caboux E, Sylla BS, Dillner J, Chinquee J, Wild C, BCNet survey participants (incl Hennig BJ). Infrastructure and Facilities for Human Biobanking in Low- and Middle-Income Countries – A Situation Analysis. Pathobiology 2014; 81(5-6):252-60.

Minchella PA, Armitage AE, Darboe B, Jallow MW, Drakesmith H, Jaye A, Prentice AM, McDermid JM. Elevated hepcidin at HIV diagnosis is associated with incident tuberculosis in a retrospective cohort study. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2014 Nov;18(11):1337-9. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.14.0143. PubMed PMID: 25299867.

Moore SE, Fulford AJ, Wagatsuma Y, Persson LA, Arifeen SE, Prentice AM. Thymus development and infant and child mortality in rural Bangladesh. Int J Epidemiol 2014;43:216-23.

Mwangi MN, Maskey S, Andang’o PEA, Shinali NK, Roth JM, Trijsburg L, Mwangi AM, Zuilhof H, Van Lagen B, Savelkoul HFJ, Demir AY, Verhoef H. Diagnostic utility of zinc protoporphyrin to detect iron deficiency in Kenyan pregnant women. BMC Med 2014;12:229.

Papademetriou MD, Lloyd-Fox S, Everdell NL, Darboe MK, Moore SE, Prentice AM, Elwell CE. Optical imaging of brain activation in Gambian infants. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2014:812;263-9.

Pasricha S-R, Atkinson SH, Armitage AE, Khandwala S, Veenemans J, Cox SE, Eddowes LA, Hayes T, Doherty CP, Demir AY, Tijhaar E, Verhoef H, Prentice AM, Drakesmith H. Expression of the iron hormone hepcidin distinguishes different types of anemia in African children. Sci Transl Med 2014;6:235re3.

Pereira DIA, Couto Irving SS, Lomer MC, Powell JJ. A rapid, simple questionnaire to assess gastrointestinal symptoms after oral ferrous sulphate supplementation. BMC Gastroenterol. 2014;14(1):103.

Pereira DIA, Bruggraber SFA, Faria N, Poots LK, Tagmount MA, Aslam MF, et al. Nanoparticulate iron(III) oxo-hydroxide delivers safe iron that is well absorbed and utilised in humans. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine. 2014;10(8):1877-86.

Powell JJ, Bruggraber SFA, Faria N, Poots LK, Hondow N, Pennycook TJ, et al. A nano-disperse ferritin-core mimetic that efficiently corrects anemia without luminal iron redox activity. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine. 2014;10(7):1529-38.

Prentice AM. Nutrition and chronic disease: lessons from the developing and developed world. Nestle Nutr Inst Workshop Ser. 2014;78:155-60.

Prentice AM. Dairy products in global public health. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 May;99(5 Suppl):1212S-6S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.113.073437. Epub 2014 Mar 19. PubMed PMID: 24646820.

Reiches MW, Moore SE, Prentice AM, Ellison PT. Endocrine responses and behavioral energy sparing mechanisms during Ramadan among Gambian adolescent women. Am J Hum Biol (In Press).

Redmond J, Jarjou LMA, Zhou B, Prentice A, Schoenmakers I. Ethnic differences in calcium, phosphate and bone metabolism. Proc Nutr Soc 2014; 12: 1-12.

The H3Africa Consortium. Research Capacity: Science 2014; 344(6100):1346-8.




Braithwaite V, Bruggraber SF, Prentice A. Intact fibroblast growth factor 23 and fragments in plasma from Gambian children. Osteoporos Int,2013 Mar;24(3):1121-4

Braithwaite V, Pettifor JM, Prentice A. Novel SLC34A3 mutation causing hereditary hypophosphataemic rickets with hypercalciuria in a Gambian family. Bone,2013 Mar;53(1):216-20

Courtiol A, Rickard IJ, Lummaa V, Prentice AM, Fulford AJ, Stearns SC. The demographic transition influences variance in fitness and selection on height and BMI in rural Gambia. Curr Biol,2013 May 20;23(10):884-9

Cox SE, Makani J, Newton CR, Prentice AM, Kirkham FJ. Hematological and Genetic Predictors of Daytime Hemoglobin Saturation in Tanzanian Children with and without Sickle Cell Anemia. ISRN Hematol,2013;2013:472909

Cox SE, Nweneka CV, Doherty CP, Fulford AJ, Moore SE, Prentice AM. Randomised controlled trial of weekly chloroquine to re-establish normal erythron iron flux and haemoglobin recovery in postmalarial anaemia. BMJ Open,2013;3(7)

Dangour AD, Hawkesworth S, Shankar B, Watson L, Srinivasan CS, Morgan EH, Haddad L, Wagge J. Can nutrition be promoted through agriculture-led food price policies? A systematic review. BMJ Open,2013;3(6)

Dominguez-Salas P, Moore SE, Cole D, da Costa KA, Cox SE, Dyer RA, Fulford AJ, Innis SM, Waterland RA, Zeisel SH, Prentice AM, Hennig BJ.DNA methylation potential: dietary intake and blood concentrations of one-carbon metabolites and cofactors in rural African women. Am J Clin Nutr,2013 Jun;97(6):1217-27

Drasar ER, Menzel S, Fulford T, Thein SL. The effect of Duffy antigen receptor for chemokines on severity in sickle cell disease. Haematologica,2013 Jun 10, [Epub ahead of print]

Fulford AJC, Moore SE, Prentice AM, Persson LA, Neufeld LM, Wagatsuma Y, Arifeen SE. Disproportionate early fetal growth predicts postnatal thymic size in humans. DOHAD Journal. 2013;4:223-231.

Goldberg GR, Jarjou LMA, Cole TJ, Prentice A. Randomized, placebo-controlled, calcium supplementation trial in pregnant Gambian women accustomed to a low calcium intake: effects on maternal blood pressure and infant growth. Am J Clin Nutr 2013;98: 972-982.

Hawkesworth S, Wagatsuma Y, Kahn AI, Hawlader MD, Fulford AJ, Arifeen SE, Persson LA, Moore SE. Combined food and micronutrient supplements during pregnancy have limited impact on child blood pressure and kidney function in rural Bangladesh. J Nutr,2013 May;143(5):728-34
Hawkesworth S, Wagatsuma Y, Kippler M, Fulford AJ, Arifeen SE, Persson LA, Moore SE, Vahter M. Early exposure to toxic metals has a limited effect on blood pressure or kidney function in later childhood, rural Bangladesh. Int J Epidemiol,2013 Feb;42(1):176-85

Hawlader MD, Noguchi E, El Arifeen S, Persson LA, Moore SE, Raqib R, Wagatsuma Y.Nutritional status and childhood wheezing in rural Bangladesh. Public Health Nutr,2013 May; 17:1-8

Hendriksen IC, White LJ, Veenemans J, Mtove G, Woodrow C, Amos B, Saiwaew S, Gesase S, Nadjm B, Silamut K, Joseph S, Chotivanich K, Day NP, von Seidlein L, Verhoef H, Reyburn H, White NJ, Dondorp AM. Defining Falciparum-Malaria-Attributable Severe Febrile Illness in Moderate-to-High Transmission Settings on the Basis of Plasma PfHRP2 Concentration. J Infect Dis,2013 Jan;207(2):351-61

Horikoshi M, Yaghootkar H, Mook-Kanamori DO, Sovio U, Taal HR, Hennig BJ, Bradfield JP, St Pourcain B, Evans DM, Charoen P, Kaakinen M, Cousminer DL, Lehtimaki T, et al. New loci associated with birth weight identify genetic links between intrauterine growth and adult height and metabolism. Nat Genet 2013;45(1):76-82.

Jarjou LMA, Sawo Y, Goldberg GR, Laskey MA, Cole TJ, Prentice A. Unexpected long-term effects of calcium supplementation in pregnancy on maternal bone outcomes in women with a low calcium intake: a follow-up study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013 September; 98(3): 723–730.

Khan AI, Hawkesworth S, Ekstrom EC, Arifeen S, Moore SE, Frongillo EA, Yunus M, Persson LA, Kabir I. Effects of exclusive breastfeeding intervention on child growth and body composition: the MINIMat trial, Bangladesh. Acta Paediatr,2013 Aug;102(8):815-23

Koehler AV, Bradbury RS, Stevens MA, Haydon SR, Jex AR, Gasser RB. Genetic characterization of selected parasites from people with histories of gastrointestinal disorders using a mutation scanning-coupled approach. Electrophoresis,2013 Jun;34(12):1720-8

L’Esperance VS, Cox SE, Simpson D, Gill C, Makani J, Soka D, Magaya J, Kikham FJ, Clough GF. Peripheral vascular response to inspiratory breath hold in paediatric homozygous sickle cell disease. Exp Physiol,2013 Jan;98(1):49-56

McCarthy HD, Samani-Radia D, Jebb SA, Prentice AM. Skeletal muscle mass reference curves for children and adolescents. Pediatr Obes,2013 Jun 18.Doi:10.1111/j.2047-6310.2013.00168

McDermid JM, Hennig BJ, van der Sande M, Hill AV, Whittle HC, Jaye A, Prentice AM. Host iron redistribution as a risk factor for incident tuberculosis in HIV infection: an 11-year retrospective cohort study. BMC Infect Dis,2013;13:48

Mendy M, Peterson I, Hossin S, Peto T, Jobarteh ML, Jeng-Barry A, Sidibeh M, Jatta A, Moore SE. Observational study of vaccine efficacy 24 years after the start of hepatitis B vaccination in two Gambian villages: no need for a booster dose. PLoS One,2013;8(3):e58029
Prentice A. BNF Medal Lecture 2012 – Standing on the shoulders of giants: understanding calcium and vitamin D requirements. Nutr Bull 2013; 38: 323-331.

Prentice A. Nutritional rickets around the world. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 2013;136: 201-206.

Prentice AM, Ward KA, Goldberg GR, Jarjou LM, Moore SE, Fulford AJ, Prentice A. Critical windows for nutritional interventions against stunting. Am J Clin Nutr,2013 May;97(5):911-8

Prentice AM, Nweneka CV. Food and nutrition. In: David Mabey GG, Eldryd Parry, Martin. W .Webber, Christopher.J.M.Whitty, editor. Principles of Medicine in Africa. 2. New York: Cambridge University Press; 2013. p. 24-46.

Prentice AM, Nabwera H, Kwambana B, Antonio M, Moore SE. Microbes and the malnourished child. Sci Transl Med,2013 Apr 10;5(180):180fs11

Prentice AM, Moore SE, Fulford AJ. Growth faltering in low-income countries. World Rev Nutr Diet,2013;106:90-9

Prentice AM, Verhoef H, Cerami C. Iron fortification and malaria risk in children. JAMA. 2013 Sep 4;310(9):914-5.

Prentice AM, Jarjou LM, Moore SE, Fulford AJ, Ward K, Goldberg GR, Prentice A. Reply to JL Leroy et al. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013 Sep;98(3):856-7.

Reiches MW, Moore SE, Prentice AM, Prentice A, Sawo Y, Ellison P. The adolescent transition under energetic stress: body composition tradeoffs among adolescent women in the Gambia. Evolution, Medecine and public health. 2013; 2013(1): 75-87

Richards AA, Fulford AJ, Prentice AM, Moore SE. Birth weight, season of birth and postnatal growth do not predict levels of systemic inflammation in gambian adults. Am J Hum Biol,2013 Jul;25(4):457-64

Risk R, Naismith H, Burnett A, Moore SE, Cham M, Unger S. Rational prescribing in paediatrics in a resource-limited setting. Arch Dis Child,2013 Jul;98(7):503-9

Sawo Y, Jarjou LMA, Goldberg GR, Laskey MA, Prentice A. Bone mineral changes after lactation in Gambian women accustomed to a low calcium intake. Eur J Clin Nutr 2013; 67: 1142-1146.

Schoenmakers I, Jarjou LM, Goldberg GR, Tsoi K, Harnpanich D, Prentice A. Acute response to oral calcium loading in pregnant and lactating women with a low calcium intake: a pilot study. Osteoporos Int,2013 Feb 16. Doi: 10.1007/s00198-013-2280-2

Silver M, Peng Chen, Li R, Cheng CY, Wong TY, Tai ES, Teo YY , Montana G.  Pathways-driven Sparse Regression Identifies Pathways and Genes Associated with High-density Lipoprotein Cholesterol in Two Asian Cohorts.  PloS Genetics, 2013 Nov21;9(11)

Stevenson KT, Peterson MN, Bondell HD, Mertig AG, Moore SE. Environmental, institutional, and demographic predictors of environmental literacy among middle school children. PLoS One,2013;8(3):e59519

van der Merwe LF, Moore SE, Fulford AJ, Halliday KE, Drammeh S, Young S, Prentice AM. Long-chain PUFA supplementation in rural African infants: a randomized controlled trial of effects on gut integrity, growth, and cognitive development. Am J Clin Nutr,2013 Jan;97(1):45-57




Ahmed S, Ahsan KB, Kippler M, Mily A, Wagatsuma Y, Hoque AM, Ngom PT, Arifeen SE, Raqib R, Vahter M. In utero arsenic exposure is associated with impaired thymic function in newborns possibly via oxidative stress and apoptosis. Toxicol Sci. 2012 Oct;129(2):305-14.

Braithwaite V, Bruggraber SF, Prentice A. Intact fibroblast growth factor 23 and fragments in plasma from Gambian children. Osteoporos Int. 2012 May 31.

Braithwaite V, Jarjou LMA, Goldberg GR, Jones H, Pettifor JM, Prentice A. Follow-up study of Gambian children with rickets-like bone deformities and elevated plasma FGF23: Possible aetiological factors. Bone. 2012 Jan;50(1): 218-25.

Braithwaite V, Jarjou LM, Goldberg GR, Prentice A. Iron status and fibroblast growth factor-23 in Gambian children. Bone. 2012 Jun;50(6):1351-6.

Braithwaite V, Pettifor JM, Prentice A. Novel SLC34A3 mutation causing hereditary hypophosphataemic rickets with hypercalciuria in a Gambian family. Bone. 2012 Dec 13;53(1):216-220.

Braithwaite V, Prentice AM, Doherty C, Prentice A. FGF23 is correlated with iron status but not with inflammation and decreases after iron supplementation: a supplementation study. Int J Pediatr Endocrinol. 2012 Oct 26;2012(1):27.

Cooper WN, Khulan B, Owens S, Elks CE, Seidel V, Prentice AM, Belteki G, Ong KK, Affara NA, Constancia M, Dunger DB. DNA methylation profiling at imprinted loci after periconceptional micronutrient supplementation in humans: results of a pilot randomized controlled trial. FASEB J. 2012 May;26(5):1782-90.

Cox SE, L’Esperance V, Makani J, Soka D, Prentice AM, Hill CM, Kirkham FJ. Sickle cell anemia: iron availability and nocturnal oximetry. J Clin Sleep Med. 2012 Oct 15;8(5):541-5.

Day TG, Drasar ER, Fulford T, Sharpe CC, Thein SL. Association between hemolysis and albuminuria in adults with sickle cell anemia. Haematologica. 2012 Feb;97(2):201-5.

Dominguez-Salas P, Cox SE, Prentice AM, Hennig BJ, Moore SE. Maternal nutritional status, C1 metabolism and offspring DNA methylation: a review of current evidence in human subjects. Proc Nutr Soc. 2012 Feb;71(1):154-65.

Drakesmith H, Prentice AM. Hepcidin and the iron/infection Axis. Science. 2012, Nov, vol. 338 no. 6108 pp. 768-772.

Harvey NC, Javaid K, Bishop N, Kennedy S, Papageorghiou AT, Fraser R, Gandhi SV, Schoenmakers I, Prentice A, Cooper C. MAVIDOS Maternal Vitamin D Osteoporosis Study: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. The MAVIDOS Study Group. Trials. 2012 Feb 7;13:13.

Hawkesworth S. Obesity. Encyclopaedia of Human Nutrition Caballero B, Prentice et al Elsevier, 2012.

Hawkesworth S, Wagatsuma Y, Kippler M, Fulford AJ, Arifeen SE, Persson LA, Moore SE, Vahter M. Early exposure to toxic metals has a limited effect on blood pressure or kidney function in later childhood, rural Bangladesh. Int J Epidemiol, 2012 Dec 14.

Hennig BJ, Hall AJ. Host genetic factors in hepatitis B infection, liver cancer and vaccination response: A review with a focus on Africa. Sci Total Environ. 2012 Apr 15;423:202-9.

Horikoshi M, Yaghootkar H, Mook-Kanamori DO, Sovio U, Taal HR, Hennig BJ, et al. New loci associated with birth weight identify genetic links between intrauterine growth and adult height and metabolism. Nat Genet, 2012 Dec 2;45(1):76-82.

Jarjou LMA, Goldberg GR, Coward WA , Prentice A. Calcium intake of rural Gambian infants: a quantitative study of the relative Q1 contributions of breast milk and complementary foods at 3 and 12 months of age. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2012 Jun;66(6):673-7.

Jones KS, Schoenmakers I, Bluck LJ, Ding S, Prentice A. Plasma appearance and disappearance of an oral dose of 25-hydroxyvitamin D2 in healthy adults. Br J Nutr. 2012 Apr;107(8):1128-37.

Khan AI, Hawkesworth S, Hawlader MD, El Arifeen S, Moore S, Hills AP, Wells JC, Persson LA, Kabir I. Body composition of Bangladeshi children: comparison and development of leg-to-leg bioelectrical impedance equation. J Health Popul Nutr, 2012 Sep;30(3):281-90.

Khan AI, Kabir I, Hawkesworth S, Ekstrom EC, Arifeen S, Frongillo EA, Persson LA. Early invitation to food and/or multiple micronutrient supplementation in pregnancy does not affect body composition in offspring at 54 months: follow-up of the MINIMat randomised trial, Bangladesh. Matern Child Nutr, 2012 Dec 13.

Khulan B, Cooper WN, Bauer J, Owens S, Prentice AM, Belteki G, Consttancia M, Dunger D, Affara NA. Periconceptional maternal micronutrient supplementation leads to widespread changes in the epigenome: a study of a unique resource in the Gambia. Hum Mol Genet. 2012 May 1;21(9):2086-101.

Kippler M, Bakhtiar HM, Lindh C, Moore SE, Kabir I, Vahter M, Broberg K. Early life low-level cadmium exposure is positively associated with increased oxidative stress. Environ Res. 2012 Jan;112:164-70.

Moore CE, Hennig BJ, Perrett, KP, Hoe JC, Lee SJ, Fletcher H, Brocklebank D, O’Connor D, Snape MD, Hall AJ, Segal S, Hill AV, Pollard AJ. Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the Toll-like receptor 3 and CD44 genes are associated with persistence of vaccine-induced immunity to the serogroup C meningococcal conjugate vaccine. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2012 Mar;19(3):295-303.

Moore SE, Fulford AJ, Darboe MK, Jobarteh ML, Jarjou LM, Prentice AM. A randomized trial to investigate the effects of pre-natal and infant nutritional supplementation on infant immune development in rural Gambia: the ENID trial: Early Nutrition and Immune Development. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 2012 Oct 11;12(1):107.

Moore SE, Richards AA, Goldblatt D, Ashton L, Szu SC, Prentice AM. Early-life and contemporaneous nutritional and environmental predictors of antibody response to vaccination in young Gambian adults. Vaccine. 2012 Jul 6;30(32):4842-8.

Mwangome MK, Fegan G, Fulford T, Prentice AM, Berkley JA. Mid-upper arm circumference at age of routine infant vaccination to identify infants at elevated risk of death: a retrospective cohort study in the Gambia. Bull World Health Organ, 2012 Dec 1;90(12):887-94.

Mwangome MK, Fegan G, Mbunya R, Prentice AM, Berkley JA. Reliability and accuracy of anthropometry performed by community health workers among infants under 6 months in rural Kenya. Trop Med Int Health. 2012 May;17(5):622-9.

Olausson H, Goldberg GR, Laskey MA, Schoenmakers I, Jarjou LMA, Prentice A. Calcium economy in human pregnancy and lactation. Nut Res Revs. 2012 Jun;25(1):40-67.
Persson LA, Arifeen S, Ekstrom EC, Rasmussen KM, Frongillo EA, Yunus M, MINIMat Study Team. Effects of prenatal micronutrient and early food supplementation on maternal hemoglobin, birth weight, and infant mortality among children in Bangladesh: the MINIMat randomized trial. JAMA. 2012 May 16;307(19):2050-9.

Prentice A. Dietary Reference Values For Energy, Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN). 2012.

Prentice A. Nutritional rickets around the world. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol, 2012 Dec 7.

Prentice A, Dibba B, Sawo Y, Cole TJ. The effect of prepubertal calcium carbonate supplementation on the age of peak height velocity in Gambian adolescents. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Nov;96(5):1042-50.

Prentice A, Laskey WK, Schoenmakers I, Goldberg GR. Bone growth in African children and adolescents, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis, in press (book chapter).

Prentice AM. Energy. In Truswell S and Mann J. Essentials of human nutrition. Oxford. 2012. p92-108 (book chapter).

Prentice AM. Improving nutrition for global health. Public Service Review: UK Science & Technology. 2012. Issue 8.

Prentice AM, Cox SE. Iron and malaria interactions: Research needs from basic science to global policy. Advances in Nutr. 2012 Jul 1;3(4):583-91.

Prentice AM, Doherty CP, Abrams SA, Cox SE, Atkinson SH, Verhoef H, Armitage AE, Drakesmith H. Hepcidin is the major predictor of erythrocyte iron incorporation in anemic African children. Blood. 2012 Feb 23;119(8):1922-8.

Prentice AM. Energy. In: Mann J, Truswell AS, editors. Essentials of Human Nutrition. New York: Cambridge University Press; 2012. p. 92-108

Prentice AM (as part of SACN Committee). Dietary Reference Values For Energy. Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN). 2012

Rickard IJ, Courtiol A, Prentice AM, Fulford AJ, Clutton-Brock TH, Lummaa V. Intergenerational effects of maternal birth season on offspring size in rural Gambia. Proc Biol Sci. 2012 Oct 22;279(1745):4253-62.

Rickard IJ, Prentice AM, Fulford AJ, Lummaa V. Twinning propensity and offspring in utero growth covary in rural African women. Biol Lett. 2012 Feb 23;8(1):67-70.

Veenemans J, Mouton JW, Kluytmans JA, Donnely R, Verhulst C, van Keulen PH. Effect of manganese in test media on in vitro susceptibility of Enterobacteriaceae and Acinetobacter baumannii to tigecycline. J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Sep;50(9):3077-9.

Veenemans J, Schouten LR, Ottenhof MJ, Mank TG, Uges DR, Mbugi EV, Demir AY, Kraaijenhagen RJ, Savelkoul HF, Verhoef H. Effect of preventive supplementation with zinc and other micronutrients on non-malarial morbidity in Tanzanian pre-school children: a randomized trial. PLoS One. 2012;7(8):e41630.

Verhoef, H. Comment on: The impact of baseline faecal egg counts on the efficacy of single-dose albendazole against Trichuris trichiura. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Jun;106(6):390; author reply 390-2.

Ward K. Musculoskeletal phenotype through the life course: the role of nutrition. Proc Nutr Soc. 2012 Feb;71(1):27-37.




Ahmed S, Mahabbat-e Khoda S, Rekha RS, Gardner RM, Ameer SS, Moore S, Ekstrom EC, Vahter M, Raqib R. Arsenic-associated oxidative stress, inflammation, and immune disruption in human placenta and cord blood. Environ Health Perspect. 2011 Feb;119(2):258-64.

Aspinall R, Prentice AM, Ngom PT. Interleukin 7 from maternal milk crosses the intestinal barrier and modulates T-cell development in offspring. PLoS ONE. 2011; 6(6):e20812.

Browning LM, Mugridge O, Dixon AK, Aitken SW, Prentice AM, Jebb SA. Measuring abdominal adipose tissue: comparison of simpler methods with MRI. Obes Facts. 2011; 4(1):9-15.

Cox SE, L’Esperance V, Makani J, Soka D, Hill CM, Kirkham FJ. Nocturnal haemoglobin oxygen saturation variability is associated with vitamin C deficiency in Tanzanian children with sickle cell anaemia. Acta Paediatr. 2011 Apr;100(4):594-7.

Cox SE, Makani J, Fulford AJ, Komba AN, Soka D, Williams TN, et al. Nutritional status, hospitalization and mortality among patients with sickle cell anemia in Tanzania. Haematologica. 2011 Jul;96(7):948-53.

Cox SE, Makani J, Komba AN, Soka D, Newton CR, Kirkham FJ, Prentice AM. Global arginine bioavailability in Tanzanian sickle cell anaemia patients at steady-state: a nested case control study of deaths versus survivors. Br J Haematol. 2011 Nov;155(4):522-4.

Flanagan KL, Klein SL, Skakkebaek NE, Marriott I, Marchant A, Selin L, et al. Sex differences in the vaccine-specific and non-targeted effects of vaccines. Vaccine. 2011 Mar 16;29(13):2349-54.

Hawkesworth S, Dangour A, Uauy R. Food based dietary guidelines for healthy populations: international considerations. Modern nutrition in health and disease. 6th ed; 2011.

Hawkesworth S, Walker CG, Sawo Y, Fulford AJ, Jarjou LM, Goldberg GR, et al. Nutritional supplementation during pregnancy and offspring cardiovascular disease risk in The Gambia. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Dec;94(6 Suppl):1853S-1860S.

Hennig BJ, Velez-Edwards DR, Schim van der Loeff MF, Bisseye C, Edwards TL, Tacconelli A, et al. CD4 intragenic SNPs associate with HIV-2 plasma viral load and CD4 count in a community-based study from Guinea-Bissau, West Africa. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 Jan;56(1):1-8.

Hodson KE, Bowman RJ, Mafwiri M, Wood M, Mhoro V, Cox SE. Low folate status and indoor pollution are risk factors for endemic optic neuropathy in Tanzania. Br J Ophthalmol. 2011 Oct;95(10):1361-4.

Makani J, Cox SE, Soka D, Komba AN, Oruo J, Mwamtemi H, et al. Mortality in sickle cell anemia in Africa: a prospective cohort study in Tanzania. PLoS ONE. 2011; 6(2):e14699.

Makani J, Menzel S, Nkya S, Cox SE, Drasar E, Soka D, Komba AN, Mgaya J, Rooks H, Vasavda N, Fegan G, Newton CR, Farrall M, Thein SL. Genetics of fetal hemoglobin in Tanzanian and British patients with sickle cell anemia. Blood. 2011 Jan 27;117(4):1390-2.

Moore SE. Early Nutrition Programming. In Calder PC, Yaqoob P, editor. Diet, immunity & inflammation. Woodhead Publishing Series in Food Science, Technology and Nutrition 2011

Mwangome MK, Fegan G, Prentice AM, Berkley JA. Are diagnostic criteria for acute malnutrition affected by hydration status in hospitalized children? A repeated measures study. Nutr J. 2011 Sep 13;10:92.

Ngom PT, Howie S, Ota MO, Prentice AM. The Potential Role and Possible Immunological Mechanisms of Zinc Adjunctive Therapy for Severe Pneumonia in Children. The Open Immunology Journal. 2011; 4:1-10.

Ngom PT, Solon J, Moore SE, Morgan G, Prentice AM, Aspinall R. Thymic function and T cell parameters in a natural human experimental model of seasonal infectious diseases and nutritional burden. J Biomed Sci. 2011; Jun 15;18:41.

Nweneka CV, Prentice AM. Helicobacter pylori infection and circulating ghrelin levels – a systematic review. BMC Gastroenterol. 2011 Jan 26;11:7.

Pettifor JM, Prentice A. The role of vitamin D in paediatric bone health. Best Practice & Research Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. 2011 Aug;25(4):573-84.

Prentice A. Milk intake, calcium and vitamin D in pregnancy and lactation: effects on maternal, fetal and infant bone in low and high income countries. Nestle Nutrition; 2011;67:1-15.

Prentice AM. BIA technology for assessing muscle mass (an introductory guide). Tanita (Monitoring Your Health). Tokyo , Japan; 2011.

Prentice A, Ward KA, Schoenmakers I, Goldberg GR. Bone Growth in African Children and Adolescents. In: Anderson JJB, Garner SC, Klemmer PJ, editors. Diet, Nutrition and Bone: Taylor and Francis; 2011.

Prentice AM. Food and nutrition. In: Principles of Medicine in Africa. Godfrey RT, Mabey D, Gill G, Parry GHO. Cambridge University Press, 2011.

Prentice AM. Hepcidin and iron-mediated resistance to malaria. EMBO Mol Med. 2011 Nov;3(11):620-2.

Prentice AM, van der Merwe L. Impact of fatty acid status on immune function of children in low-income countries. Matern Child Nutr. 2011 Apr;7 Suppl 2:89-98.

Prentice A, Ward KA, Schoenmakers I, Goldberg GR. Bone Growth in African Children and Adolescents. In: Anderson JJB, Garner SC, Klemmer PJ, editors. Diet, Nutrition and Bone: Taylor and Francis; 2011

Prentice AM. BIA Technology For Assessing Muscle Mass (An Introductory Guide). TANITA (Monitoring Your Health). Tokyo , Japan 2011

Veenemans J, Mank T, Ottenhof M, Baidjoe A, Mbugi EV, Demir AY, et al. Protection against diarrhea associated with Giardia intestinalis Is lost with multi-nutrient supplementation: a study in Tanzanian children. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Jun;5(6):e1158.

Veenemans J, Milligan P, Prentice AM, Schouten LR, Inja N, Van der Heijden AC, De Boer LC, Jansen EJ, Koopmans AE, Enthoven WT, Kraaijenhagen RJ, Demir AY, Uges DR, Mbugi EV, Savelkoul HF, Verhoef H. Effect of supplementation with zinc and other micronutrients on malaria in tanzanian children: a randomised trial. PLoS Med. 2011 Nov;8(11):e1001125.




Browning LM, Mugridge O, Chatfield MD, Dixon AK, Aitken SW, Joubert I, Prentice AM, Jebb SA. Validity of a new abdominal bioelectrical impedance device to measure abdominal and visceral fat: comparison with MRI. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2010 Dec;18(12):2385-91.

Ceesay SJ, Casals-Pascual C, Nwakanma DC, Walther M, Gomez-Escobar N, Fulford AJ, Takem EN, Nogaro S, Bojang KA, Corrah T, Jaye MC, Taal MA, Sonko AA, Conway DJ. Continued decline of malaria in The Gambia with implications for elimination. PLoS One. 2010 Aug 18;5(8):e12242.

Dangour AD, Whitehouse PJ, Rafferty K, Mitchell SA, Smith L, Hawkesworth S, Vellas B. B-vitamins and fatty acids in the prevention and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia: a systematic review. J Alzheimers Dis. 2010;22(1):205-24.

Darboe MK, Fulford AJ, Secka O, Prentice AM. The dynamics of nasopharyngeal streptococcus pneumoniae carriage among rural Gambian mother-infant pairs. BMC Infect Dis. 2010 Jul 5;10:195.

De Bono S, Schoenmakers I, Ceesay M, Mendy M, Laskey MA, Cole TJ, Prentice A. Birth weight predicts bone size in young adulthood at cortical sites in men and trabecular sites in women from The Gambia. Bone. 2010 May;46(5):1316-21.

Ding S, Schoenmakers I, Jones K, Koulman A, Prentice A, Volmer DA. Quantitative determination of vitamin D metabolites in plasma using UHPLC-MS/MS. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2010 Sep;398(2):779-89.

Hawkesworth S, Dangour AD, Johnston D, Lock K, Poole N, Rushton J, Uauy R, Waage J. Feeding the world healthily: the challenge of measuring the effects of agriculture on health. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2010 Sep 27;365(1554):3083-97.

Hawkesworth S, Sawo Y, Fulford AJ, Goldberg GR, Jarjou LM, Prentice A, Moore SE. Effect of maternal calcium supplementation on offspring blood pressure in 5- to 10-y-old rural Gambian children. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010 Oct;92(4):741-7.

Huidobro A, Prentice A, Fulford T, Parodi C, Rozowski J. Gestational diabetes, comparison of women diagnosed in second and third trimester of pregnancy with non GDM women: Analysis of a cohort study. Rev Med Chil. 2010 Mar;138(3):316-21.

Huidobro MA, Prentice AM, A JCF, Rozowski NJ. Anthropometry as predictor of gestational diabetes mellitus. Rev Med Chil. 2010 Nov;138(11):1373-7.

Jarjou LM, Laskey MA, Sawo Y, Goldberg GR, Cole TJ, Prentice A. Effect of calcium supplementation in pregnancy on maternal bone outcomes in women with a low calcium intake. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010 Aug;92(2):450-7.

Kippler M, Nermell B, Hamadani J, Tofail F, Moore S, Vahter M. Burden of cadmium in early childhood: longitudinal assessment of urinary cadmium in rural Bangladesh. Toxicol Lett. 2010 Sep 15;198(1):20-5.

Koudou BG, Ghattas H, Esse C, Nsanzabana C, Rohner F, Utzinger J, Faragher BE, Tschannen AB. The use of insecticide-treated nets for reducing malaria morbidity among children aged 6-59 months, in an area of high malaria transmission in central Cote d’Ivoire. Parasit Vectors. 2010 Sep 22;3:91.

Laskey MA, de Bono S, Zhu D, Shaw CN, Laskey PJ, Ward KA, Prentice A. Evidence for enhanced characterization of cortical bone using novel pQCT shape software. J Clin Densitom. 2010 Jul-Sep;13(3):247-55.

Makani J, Komba AN, Cox SE, Oruo J, Mwamtemi K, Kitundu J, Magesa P, Rwezaula S, Meda E, Mgaya J, Pallangyo K, Okiro E, Muturi D, Newton CR, Fegan G, Marsh K, Williams TN. Malaria in patients with sickle cell anemia: burden, risk factors, and outcome at the outpatient clinic and during hospitalization. Blood. 2010 Jan 14;115(2):215-20.

Mbugi EV, Meijerink M, Veenemans J, Jeurink PV, McCall M, Olomi RM, Shao JF, Chilongola JO, Verhoef H, Savelkoul HF. Effect of nutrient deficiencies on in vitro Th1 and Th2 cytokine response of peripheral blood mononuclear cells to Plasmodium falciparum infection. Malar J. 2010 Jun 14;9:162.

Mbugi EV, Meijerink M, Veenemans J, Jeurink PV, McCall M, Olomi RM, Shao JF, Verhoef H, Savelkoul HF. Alterations in early cytokine-mediated immune responses to Plasmodium falciparum infection in Tanzanian children with mineral element deficiencies: a cross-sectional survey. Malar J. 2010 May 17;9:130.

Mwangome M, Prentice A, Plugge E, Nweneka C. Determinants of appropriate child health and nutrition practices among women in rural Gambia. J Health Popul Nutr. 2010 Apr;28(2):167-72.

Nweneka CV, Doherty CP, Cox S, Prentice A. Iron delocalisation in the pathogenesis of malarial anaemia. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2010 Mar;104(3):175-84.

Pinot de Moira A, Fulford AJ, Kabatereine NB, Ouma JH, Booth M, Dunne DW. Analysis of complex patterns of human exposure and immunity to Schistosomiasis mansoni: the influence of age, sex, ethnicity and IgE. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2010 Sep 14;4(9). pii: e820.

Prentice A, Schoenmakers I, Jones KS, Jarjou LMA, Goldberg GR. Vitamin D deficiency and its health consequences in Africa. In: Holick MF, editor. Vitamin D: Physiology, Molecular Biology and Clinical Applications, 2nd ed: Humana Press; 2010. p. 505-28.

Prentice AM. Vitamin A supplements and survival in children. BMJ. 2010 Mar 9;340:c977.

Prentice AM. Food and Nutrition. Principles of Medicine for Africa 2010.

Prentice AM, Cox SE, Nweneka CV. Asymptomatic malaria in the etiology of iron deficiency anemia: a nutritionist’s viewpoint. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010 Dec;92(6):1283-4.

Prentice S, Fulford AJ, Jarjou LM, Goldberg GR, Prentice A. Evidence for a downward secular trend in age of menarche in a rural Gambian population. Ann Hum Biol. 2010 Sep-Oct;37(5):717-21.

Prentice A, Schoenmakers I, Jones KS, Jarjou LMA, Goldberg GR. Vitamin D deficiency and its health consequences in Africa. In: Holick MF, editor. Vitamin D: Physiology, Molecular Biology and Clinical Applications, 2nd ed: Humana Press; 2010. p. 505-28

Richards AA, Darboe MK, Tilling K, Smith GD, Prentice AM, Lawlor DA. Breast milk sodium content in rural Gambian women: between- and within-women variation in the first 6 months after delivery. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2010 May;24(3):255-61.

Ryckman KK, Fielding K, Hill AV, Mendy M, Rayco-Solon P, Sirugo G, van der Sande MA, Waight P, Whittle HC, Hall AJ, Williams SM, Hennig BJ. Host genetic factors and vaccine-induced immunity to HBV infection: haplotype analysis. PLoS One. 2010 Aug 18;5(8):e12273.

Savy M, Hennig BJ, Doherty CP, Fulford AJ, Bailey R, Holland MJ, Sirugo G, Rockett KA, Kwiatkowski DP, Prentice AM, Cox SE. Haptoglobin and sickle cell polymorphisms and risk of active trachoma in Gambian children. PLoS One. 2010 Jun 11;5(6):e11075.

Schoenmakers I, Ginty F, Jarjou LM, Nigdikar S, Bennett J, Laidlaw A, Prentice A. Interrelation of parathyroid hormone and vitamin D metabolites in adolescents from the UK and The Gambia. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 2010 Jul;121(1-2):217-20.

Sirugo G, Williams SM, Royal CD, Newport MJ, Hennig BJ, Mariani-Costantini R, Buonaguro FM, Velez Edwards DR, Ibrahim M, Soodyall H, Wonkam A, Ramesar R, Rotimi CN. Report on the 6th African Society of Human Genetics (AfSHG) Meeting, March 12-15, 2009, Yaounde, Cameroon. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2010 Aug;83(2):226-9.

Tostmann A, Wielders JP, Kibiki GS, Verhoef H, Boeree MJ, van der Ven AJ. Serum 25-hydroxy-vitamin D3 concentrations increase during tuberculosis treatment in Tanzania. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2010 Sep;14(9):1147-52.

Verhoef H. Asymptomatic malaria in the etiology of iron deficiency anemia: a malariologist’s viewpoint. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010 Dec;92(6):1285-6.

Waterland RA, Kellermayer R, Laritsky E, Rayco-Solon P, Harris RA, Travisano M, Zhang W, Torskaya MS, Zhang J, Shen L, Manary MJ, Prentice AM. Season of conception in rural gambia affects DNA methylation at putative human metastable epialleles. PLoS Genet. 2010 Dec 23;6(12):e1001252.

Zimmermann MB, Chassard C, Rohner F, N’Goran E K, Nindjin C, Dostal A, Utzinger J, Ghattas H, Lacroix C, Hurrell RF. The effects of iron fortification on the gut microbiota in African children: a randomized controlled trial in Cote d’Ivoire. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010 Dec;92(6):1406-15.




Corbett SJ, McMichael AJ, Prentice AM. Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and the evolutionary paradox of the polycystic ovary syndrome: a fertility first hypothesis. Am J Hum Biol. 2009;21:587-98.

de Mast Q, Nadjm B, Reyburn H, Kemna EH, Amos B, Laarakkers CM, Silalye S, Verhoef H, Sauerwein RW, Swinkels DW, van der Ven AJ. Assessment of urinary concentrations of hepcidin provides novel insight into disturbances in iron homeostasis during malarial infection. J Infect Dis. 2009;199:253-62.

Gluckman PD, Hanson MA, Bateson P, Beedle AS, Law CM, Bhutta ZA, Anokhin KV, Bougneres P, Chandak GR, Dasgupta P, Smith GD, Ellison PT, Forrester TE, Gilbert SF, Jablonka E, Kaplan H, Prentice AM, Simpson SJ, Uauy R, West-Eberhard MJ. Towards a new developmental synthesis: adaptive developmental plasticity and human disease. Lancet. 2009;373:1654-7.

Goldberg GR, Prentice AM, Prentice A, Filteau S, Simondon K. Breast feeding: early influences on later health; 2009.

Gulati R, Bailey R, Prentice AM, Brabin BJ, Owens S. Haematological effects of multimicronutrient supplementation in non-pregnant Gambian women. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2009;63:970-7.

Jones HL, Jammeh L, Ebrim A, Bikwe M, Owens S, Fulford AJ, Pettifor JM, Prentice A. The prevalence of rickets-like bone deformities in rural Gambian children. Bone. 2009;45:2:83-84.

Hawkesworth S, Prentice AM, Fulford AJ, Moore SE. Maternal protein-energy supplementation does not affect adolescent blood pressure in The Gambia. Int J Epidemiol. 2009;38:119-27.

Hennig BJ, Fulford AJ, Sirugo G, Rayco-Solon P, Hattersley AT, Frayling TM, Prentice AM. FTO gene variation and measures of body mass in an African population. BMC Med Genet. 2009;10:21.

Leggett JD, Dawe KL, Jessop DS, Fulford AJ. Endogenous nociceptin / orphanin FQ system involvement in hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis responses: relevance to models of inflammation. J Neuroendocrinol. 2009;21:888-97.

Macallan DC, Asquith B, Zhang Y, de Lara C, Ghattas H, Defoiche J, Beverley PC. Measurement of proliferation and disappearance of rapid turnover cell populations in human studies using deuterium-labeled glucose. Nat Protoc. 2009;4:1313-27.

Mace R, Colleran H. Kin influence on the decision to start using modern contraception: A longitudinal study from rural Gambia. Am J Hum Biol. 2009;21:472-7.

McDermid JM, van der Loeff MF, Jaye A, Hennig BJ, Bates C, Todd J, Sirugo G, Hill AV, Whittle HC, Prentice AM. Mortality in HIV infection is independently predicted by host iron status and SLC11A1 and HP genotypes, with new evidence of a gene-nutrient interaction. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009;90:225-33.

Moore SE, Prentice AM, Wagatsuma Y, Fulford AJ, Collinson AC, Raqib R, Vahter M, Persson LA, Arifeen SE. Early-life nutritional and environmental determinants of thymic size in infants born in rural Bangladesh. Acta Paediatr. 2009;98:1168-75.

Newport MJ, Abdelhak S, Abulezz E, Adeyemo A, Davey G, Gad Y, Hennig BJ, Marshall PA, Mohamed AM, Royal CD, Soodyall H, Rotimi CN. Genomics Research in Africa: Implications for Disease Diagnosis, Treatment and Drug Development. Supplementary metarials to Newport MJ & Rotimi CN. Reducing the Global Genomic Inequity Gap: Development of an African Genome Project. Public Health Genomics 2009;12:251-2.

Nweneka CV, Doherty CP, Weaver LT. Malaria and anaemia among children. Postgrad Doctor J. 2009.

Nweneka CV, Tapha-Sosseh N, Sosa A. Curbing the menace of antimicrobial resistance in developing countries. Harm Reduct J. 2009;6:31.

Petry CJ, Rayco-Solon P, Fulford AJ, Stead JD, Wingate DL, Ong KK, Sirugo G, Prentice AM, Dunger DB. Common polymorphic variation in the genetically diverse African insulin gene and its association with size at birth. Hum Genet. 2009;126:375-84.

Prentice A, Jarjou LM, Goldberg GR, Bennett J, Cole TJ, Schoenmakers I. Maternal plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration and birthweight, growth and bone mineral accretion of Gambian infants. Acta Paediatr. 2009;98:1360-2.

Prentice A, Schoenmakers I, Jones KS, Jarjou LMA, Goldberg GR. Vitamin D deficiency and its health consequences in Africa. Clinical Reviews in Bone and Mineral Metabolism. 2009;7:94-106.

Prentice AM. Obesity in emerging nations: evolutionary origins and the impact of a rapid nutrition transition. Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program. 2009;63:47-54; discussion -7, 259-68.

Prentice AM. Regional case studies–Africa. Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program. 2009;63:33-41; discussion -6, 259-68.

Prentice AM, Savy M, Darboe MK, Moore SE. Commentary: Challenging public health orthodoxies–prophesy or heresy? Int J Epidemiol. 2009;38:591-3.

Prost MA. Postnatal origins of undernutrition. Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program. 2009;63:79-92; discussion -4, 259-68.

Raqib R, Ahmed S, Sultana R, Wagatsuma Y, Mondal D, Hoque AM, Nermell B, Yunus M, Roy S, Persson LA, Arifeen SE, Moore S, Vahter M. Effects of in utero arsenic exposure on child immunity and morbidity in rural Bangladesh. Toxicol Lett. 2009;185:197-202.

Savy M, Edmond K, Fine PE, Hall A, Hennig BJ, Moore SE, Mulholland K, Schaible U, Prentice AM. Landscape analysis of interactions between nutrition and vaccine responses in children. J Nutr. 2009;139:2154S-218S.

Verhoef H, Veenemans J. Safety of iron-fortified foods in malaria-endemic areas. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009;89:1949-50.

Yan L, Schoenmakers I, Zhou B, Jarjou LM, Smith E, Nigdikar S, Goldberg GR, Prentice A. Ethnic differences in parathyroid hormone secretion and mineral metabolism in response to oral phosphate administration. Bone. 2009;45:238-45.




Atkinson SH, Rockett KA, Morgan G, Bejon PA, Sirugo G, O’Connell MA, Hanchard N, Kwiatkowski DP, Prentice AM. Tumor necrosis factor SNP haplotypes are associated with iron deficiency anemia in West African children. Blood.2008; 112: 4276-83.

Brabin BJ, Owens S, Bunn JEG. Chapter 23: Paediatrics in the Tropics. In: Cook GC, Zumla AI, editors. Manson’s Texbook of Tropical Medicine.2008; 22nd Edition. 445-62.

Ceesay SJ, Casals-Pascual C, Erskine J, Anya SE, Duah NO, Fulford AJ, Sesay SS, Abubakar I, Dunyo S, Sey O, Palmer A, Fofana M, Corrah T, Bojang KA, Whittle HC, Greenwood BM, Conway DJ. Changes in malaria indices between 1999 and 2007 in The Gambia: a retrospective analysis. Lancet.2008; 372: 1545-54.

Collinson AC, Ngom PT, Moore SE, Morgan G, Prentice AM (2008) Birth season and environmental influences on blood leucocyte and lymphocyte subpopulations in rural Gambian infants. BMC Immunol 9.2008; doi: 10.1186/1471-2172-9-18.

Cox SE, Doherty CP, Atkinson SH, Nweneka CV, Fulford AJ, Sirugo G, Rockett KA, Kwiatkowski DP, Prentice AM. Haptoglobin genotype, anaemia and malaria in Gambian children. Trop Med Int Health.2008; 13: 76-82.

de Bono S, Laskey MA, Shaw CN, Zhu D, Laskey PJ, Prentice A. Could image analysis of pQCT scans provide additional information about bone strength? J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact.2008; 8: 23.

Doherty CP, Cox SE, Fulford AJ, Austin S, Hilmers DC, Abrams SA, Prentice AM. Iron incorporation and post-malaria anaemia. PLoS ONE.2008; 3: e2133.

Drakesmith H, Prentice A. Viral infection and iron metabolism. Nat Rev Microbiol.2008; 6: 541-52.

Fangstrom B, Moore S, Nermell B, Kuenstl L, Goessler W, Grander M, Kabir I, Palm B, Arifeen SE, Vahter M. Breast-feeding protects against arsenic exposure in Bangladeshi infants. Environ Health Perspect.2008; 116: 963-9.

Hawkesworth S. Exploiting dietary supplementation trials to assess the impact of the prenatal environment on CVD risk. Proc Nutr.2008; Soc: 1-11.

Hawkesworth S, Prentice AM, Fulford AJ, Moore SE. Dietary supplementation of rural gambian women during pregnancy does not affect body composition in offspring at 11-17 years of age. J Nutr.2008; 138: 2468-73.

Hawkesworth S, Prentice AM, Fulford AJ, Moore SE. Maternal protein-energy supplementation does not affect adolescent blood pressure in The Gambia. Int J Epidemiol.2008; doi:10.1093/ije/dyn156.

Hennig BJ, Fielding K, Broxholme J, Diatta M, Mendy M, Moore C, Pollard AJ, Rayco-Solon P, Sirugo G, van der Sande MA, Waight P, Whittle HC, Zaman SM, Hill AV, Hall AJ. Host genetic factors and vaccine-induced immunity to hepatitis B virus infection. PLoS ONE.2008 Mar 26;3 (3):e1898.

Jalil F, Moore SE, Butt NS, Ashraf RN, Zaman S, Prentice AM, Hanson LA. Early-life risk factors for adult chronic disease: follow-up of a cohort born during 1964-1978 in an urban slum of Lahore, Pakistan. J Health Popul Nutr.2008; 26: 12-21.

Jones CJ, Owens S, Senga E, van Rheenen P, Faragher B, Denton J, Brabin BJ. Placental expression of alpha2, 6-linked sialic acid is upregulated in malaria. Placenta.2008; 29: 300-4.

Moore SE, Jalil F, Szu SC, Hahn-Zoric M, Prentice AM, Hanson LA. Revaccination does not improve an observed deficit in antibody responses in Pakistani adults born of a lower birth weight. Vaccine.2008; 26: 158-65.

Nweneka CV. Delayed recognition of HIV infection in malnourished children is associated with poor clinical outcome in low HIV prevalence settings: preliminary observations. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr.2008; 47: 645-7.

Owens S, Fall CH. Consequences of poor maternal micronutrition before and during early pregnancy. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg.2008; 102: 103-4.

Prentice A. Vitamin D deficiency: a global perspective. Nutr Rev.2008; 66: S153-64.

Prentice A, Ceesay M, Nigdikar S, Allen SJ, Pettifor JM. FGF23 is elevated in Gambian children with rickets. Bone.2008, 42: 788-97.

Prentice A, Goldberg GR, Schoenmakers I. Vitamin D across the lifecycle: physiology and biomarkers. Am J Clin Nutr.2008; 88: 500S-06S.

Prentice AM. Iron metabolism, malaria, and other infections: what is all the fuss about? J Nutr.2008; 138: 2537-41.

Prentice AM, Darboe MK. Growth and host-pathogen interactions. In: Barker DJP, Bergmann RL, Ogra PL, editors. The Window of Opportunity: Pre-pregnancy to 24 Months of Age. Nestle Nutrition Workshop Series, Pediatric Program.2008; Vol 61: 197-210.

Prentice AM, Gershwin ME, Schaible UE, Keusch GT, Victora CG, Gordon JI. New challenges in studying nutrition-disease interactions in the developing world. J Clin Invest.2008, 118: 1322-9.

Prentice AM, Hennig BJ, Fulford AJ. Evolutionary origins of the obesity epidemic: natural selection of thrifty genes or genetic drift following predation release? Int J Obes (Lond).2008; 32: 1607-10.

Prins M, Hawkesworth S, Wright A, Fulford AJ, Jarjou LM, Prentice AM, Moore SE. Use of bioelectrical impedance analysis to assess body composition in rural Gambian children. Eur J Clin Nutr.2008 ; 62: 1065-74.

Prost MA, de Waal A.Famine. In: Heggenhougen KH, editor. International Encyclopedia of Public Health, First Edition. New York: Elsevier Publications Ltd.2008; 580-93.

Prost MA, Jahn A, Floyd S, Mvula H, Mwaiyeghele E, Mwinuka V, Mhango T, Crampin AC, McGrath N, Fine PE, Glynn JR. Implication of new WHO growth standards on identification of risk factors and estimated prevalence of malnutrition in rural Malawian infants. PLoS ONE.2008; 3: e2684.

Schoenmakers I, Goldberg GR, Prentice A. Abundant sunshine and vitamin D deficiency. Br J Nutr.2008; 99: 1171-3.

Siervo M, Fruhbeck G, Dixon A, Goldberg GR, Coward WA, Murgatroyd PR, Prentice AM, Jebb SA. Efficiency of autoregulatory homeostatic responses to imposed caloric excess in lean men. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab.2008; 294: E416-24. Erratum in: Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab.2008; 294:E808.

Sirugo G, Hennig BJ, Adeyemo AA, Matimba A, Newport MJ, Ibrahim ME, Ryckman KK, Tacconelli A, Mariani-Costantini R, Novelli G, Soodyall H, Rotimi CN, Ramesar RS, Tishkoff SA, Williams SM. Genetic studies of African populations: an overview on disease susceptibility and response to vaccines and therapeutics. Hum Genet 123: 557-98. Erratum in: Hum Genet. 2008, 124: 195.

Stokes E, Dumbaya I, Owens S, Brabin L. The right to remain silent: a qualitative study of the medical and social ramifications of pregnancy disclosure for Gambian women. BJOG.2008; 115: 1641-7; discussion 47.




Aspinall R, Pido-Lopez J, Imami N, Henson SM, N’Gom PT, Morre M, Niphuis H, Remarque E, Rosenwirth B, Heeney JL. Old rhesus macaques treated with interleukin-7 show increased TREC levels and respond well to influenza vaccination. Rejuvenation Res.2007; 10: 5-17.

Atkinson SH, Mwangi TW, Uyoga SM, Ogada E, Macharia AW, Marsh K, Prentice AM, Williams TN. The haptoglobin 2-2 genotype is associated with a reduced incidence of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children on the coast of Kenya. Clin Infect Dis.2007; 44: 802-809.

Cox SE, Doherty C, Atkinson SH, Nweneka CV, Fulford AJC, Ghattas H, Rockett K, Kwiatkowski D, Prentice AM. Haplotype Association between Haptoglobin (Hp2) and Hp Promoter SNP (A-61C) May Explain Previous Controversy of Haptoglobin and Malaria Protection. PLoS One.2007; 2: e362.

Darboe MK, Thurnham DI, Morgan G, Adegbola RA, Secka O, Solon JA, Jackson SJ, Northrop-Clewes C, Fulford TJ, Doherty CP, Prentice AM . Effectiveness of an early supplementation scheme of high-dose vitamin A versus standard WHO protocol in Gambian mothers and infants: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet.2007; 369: 2088-2096.

Darboe MK, Fulford AJ, Doherty CP, Morgan G, Prentice AM. Early supplementation with high-dose vitamin A in The Gambia – Authors’ reply. Lancet.2007; 370: 1030-1031.

Doherty CP. Host-pathogen interactions: the role of iron. J Nutr; 137: 1341-1344.2007.

Ghattas H, Wallace DL, Solon JA, Henson SM, Zhang Y, N’Gom PT, Aspinall R, Morgan G, Griffin GE, Prentice AM, Macallan DC. Long-term effects of perinatal nutrition on T lymphocyte kinetics in young Gambian men. Am J Clin Nutr.2007; 85: 480-487.

Jackson SJ, Leahy FE, Jebb SA, Prentice AM, Coward WA, Bluck LJ. Frequent feeding delays the gastric emptying of a subsequent meal. Appetite.2007; 48: 199-205.

Jebb SA, Siervo M, Murgatroyd PR, Evans S, Fruhbeck G, Prentice AM . Validity of the leg-to-leg bioimpedance to estimate changes in body fat during weight loss and regain in overweight women: a comparison with multi-compartment models. Int J Obes (Lond).2007; 31: 756-762.

Jones RT, Darboe MK, Doherty CP, MacKay WG, Weaver LT, Campbell DI, Thomas JE. Evaluation of 13C-urea breath test and fecal antigen immunoassay to detect Helicobacter pylori infection in Gambian infants. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr.2007; 44: 650-652.

McDermid J, Jaye A, Schim VanDer Loeff MF, Todd J, Bates C, Austin S, Jeffries D, Avieka AA, Whittle HC, Prentice AM. Elevated iron status strongly predicts mortality in West African adults with HIV infection. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr.2007; 46: 498-507.

Moore SE, Prentice AM, Coward WA, Wright A, Frongillo EA, Fulford AJ, Mander AP, Persson LA, Arifeen SE, Kabir I. Use of stable-isotope techniques to validate infant feeding practices reported by Bangladeshi women receiving breastfeeding counseling. Am J Clin Nutr.2007; 85: 1075-1082.

Nweneka CV. Rethinking iron supplementation recommendations in health care (Letter to the Editor). Br J Obstet Gynaecol.2007; 114: 1581.

Owens S, Abdel-Rahman IE, Balyejusa S, Musoke P, Cooke RPD, Parry CM, Coulter JBS. Nasopharyngeal aspiration for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis. Clin Exp Immunol.2007; 142: 512–518.

Owens S, Stokes E, Mueller J. Re: Clinical trials in tropical diseases: a politically incorrect view. Trop Med Int Health.2007; 12: 472.

Pinot de Moira A, Fulford AJ, Kabatereine NB, Kazibwe F, Ouma JH, Dunne DW, Booth M. Microgeographical and tribal variations in water contact and Schistosoma mansoni exposure within a Ugandan fishing community. Trop Med Int Health.2007; 12: 724-735.

Prentice A. Elsie Widdowson Lecture 2006. Mining the depths: metabolic insights into mineral nutrition. Proc Nutr Soc.2007; 66: 512-521.

Prentice A. Studies in Gambian and UK children and adolescents: Insights into calcium requirements and adaptation to a low calcium intake. In: Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosis 2006. ed: Burckhardt P, Dawson-Hughes B, Heaney RP; Elsevier, Int Congr Ser.2007; 1297: 15-24.

Prentice AM. Are defects in energy expenditure involved in the causation of obesity. Obes Rev; 8: 89-91.2007.

Prentice AM. Energy. In: Essentials of Human Nutrition. ed: Mann J and Truswell S; Oxford University Press, Oxford: 73-88.2007.

Prentice AM. Nutrition, Infection and Chronic Enteropathy in African Infants. In: Inflammation and Infection, The Golden Triangle: Food – Microflora – Host Defence. ed: Heidt PJ, Midtvedt T, Rusch V and van der Waaij DOH; University Seminar Monograph: 1-7.2007.

Prentice AM. Surviving Famine. In: Survival: Survival of the Human Race. ed: Shuckburgh E; Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 146-177.2007.

Prentice AM, Darboe BM. Growth and Host-Pathogen interactions. In: The Window of Opportunity: Pre-Pregnancy to 24 months of Age. Nestle Nutrition Workshop Series, Pediatric Programme.2007; 61: 197-210.

Prentice AM, Ghattas H, Cox SE. Host-pathogen interactions: can micronutrients tip the balance? J Nutr.2007; 137: 1334-1337.

Prentice AM, Ghattas H, Doherty CP, Cox SE. Iron metabolism and malaria. Food Nutr Bull.2007; 28: S524-S539.

Prins M, Hawkesworth S, Wright A, Fulford AJ, Jarjou LM, Prentice AM, Moore SE. Use of bioelectrical impedance analysis to assess body composition in rural Gambian children. Eur J Clin Nutr.2007.62(9):1065-74.

Raqib R, Alam DS, Sarker P, Ahmad SM, Ara G, Yunus M, Moore SE, Fuchs G. Low birth weight is associated with altered immune function in rural Bangladeshi children: a birth cohort study. Am J Clin Nutr.2007; 85: 845-852.

Siervo M, Davies AA, Jebb SA, Jalil F, Moore SE, Prentice AM. Ethnic differences in the association between body mass index and impedance index (Ht(2)/Z) in adult women and men using a leg-to-leg bioimpedance method. Eur J Clin Nutr.2007; 61: 1337-1340.

Siervo M, Fruhbeck G, Dixon A, Goldberg GR, Coward WA, Murgatroyd PR, Prentice AM, Jebb SA. Efficiency of auto-regulatory homeostatic responses to imposed caloric excess in lean men. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab;2007.

Turner PC, Collinson AC, Cheung YB, Gong Y, Hall AJ, Prentice AM, Wild CP . Aflatoxin exposure in utero causes growth faltering in Gambian infants. Int J Epidemio.2007l; 36: 1119-1125.

Vasavda N, Menzel S, Kondaveeti S, Maytham E, Awogbade M, Bannister S, Cunningham J, Eichholz A, Daniel Y, Okpala I, Fulford T, Thein SL. The linear effects of alpha-thalassaemia, the UGT1A1 and HMOX1 polymorphisms on cholelithiasis in sickle cell disease. Br J Haematol.2007; 138: 263-270.

Woodcock J, Banister D, Edwards P, Prentice AM, Roberts I. Energy and transport. Lancet.2007; 370: 1078-1088.




Atkinson SH, Rockett K, Sirugo G, Bejon PA, Fulford A, O’Connell MA, Bailey R, Kwiatkowski DP, Prentice AM. Seasonal childhood anaemia in Wes Africa is associated with the haptoglobin 2-2 genotype. PLoS Med.2006; 3: e172.

Cox SE, Arthur P, Kirkwood BR, Yeboah-Antwi K, Riley EM. Vitamin A supplementation increases ratios of proinflammatory to anti-inflammatory cytokine responses in pregnancy and lactation. Clin Exp Immunol. 2006 Jun; 144: 392-400.

Fulford AJ, Rayco-Solon P, Prentice AM. Statistical modelling of the seasonality of preterm delivery and intrauterine growth restriction in rural Gambia. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol.2006; 20: 251-259.

Jarjou LM, Prentice A, Sawo Y, Laskey MA, Bennett J, Goldberg GR, Cole TJ . Randomized, placebo-controlled, calcium supplementation study in pregnant Gambian women: effects on breast-milk calcium concentrations and infant birth weight, growth, and bone mineral accretion in the first year of life. Am J Clin Nutr.2006; 83: 657-666.

Jebb SA, Siervo M, Fruhbeck G, Goldberg GR, Murgatroyd PR, Prentice AM . Variability of appetite control mechanisms in response to 9 weeks of progressive overfeeding in humans. Int J Obes (Lond).2006; 30: 1160-1162.

McCarthy HD, Cole TJ, Fry T, Jebb SA, Prentice AM. Body fat reference curves for children. Int J Obes (Lond).2006; 30: 598-602.

McDermid JM, Prentice AM. Iron and infection: effects of host iron status and the iron-regulatory genes haptoglobin and NRAMP1 (SLC11A1) on host-pathogen interactions in tuberculosis and HIV. Clin Sci (Lond).2006; 110: 503-524.

Mendy ME, Kaye S, van der Sande M, Rayco-Solon P, Waight PA, Shipton D, Awi D, Snell P, Whittle H, McConkey SJ. Application of real-time PCR to quantify hepatitis B virus DNA in chronic carriers in The Gambia. Virol J.2006; 3: 23-29.

Moore SE. Commentary: patterns in mortality governed by the seasons. Int J Epidemiol.2006; 35: 435-437.

Moore SE, Collinson AC, Fulford AJ, Jalil F, Siegrist CA, Goldblatt D, Hanson LA, Prentice AM. Effect of month of vaccine administration on antibody responses in The Gambia and Pakistan. Trop Med Int Health.2006; 11: 1529-1541.

Moore SE, Collinson AC, Tamba N’Gom P, Aspinall R, Prentice AM. Early immunological development and mortality from infectious disease in later life. Proc Nutr Soc.2006; 65: 311-318.

Moore SE, Mansoor MA, Bates CJ, Prentice AM. Plasma homocysteine, folate and vitamin B(12) compared between rural Gambian and UK adults. Br J Nutr.2006; 96: 508-515.

Munday K, Ginty F, Fulford A, Bates CJ. Relationships between biochemical bone turnover markers, season, and inflammatory status indices in prepubertal Gambian boys. Calcif Tissue Int.2006; 79: 15-21.

Owens S, Harper G, Amuasi J, Offei-Larbi G, Ordi J, Brabin BJ. Placental malaria and immunity to infant measles. Arch Dis Child.2006; 91: 507-508.

Prentice A, Schoenmakers I, Laskey MA, de Bono S, Ginty F, Goldberg GR. Nutrition and bone growth and development. Proc Nutr Soc.2006; 65: 348-360.

Prentice AM. The emerging epidemic of obesity in developing countries. Int J Epidemiol.2006; 35: 93-99.

Prentice AM, Jebb S.TV and inactivity are separate contributors to metabolic risk factors in children. PLoS Med.2006; 3: 2197-2198

Prentice AM, Webb FM. Future perspectives on obesity. A short history with a long future. Obesity & Metabolism.2006; 1: 1-13.

Siervo M, Grey P, Nyan OA, Prentice AM. A pilot study on body image, attractiveness and body size in Gambians living in an urban community. Eat Weight Disord.2006; 11: 100-109.

Siervo M, Grey P, Nyan OA, Prentice AM. Urbanization and obesity in The Gambia: a country in the early stages of the demographic transition. Eur J Clin Nutr.2006; 60: 455-463.

Solon JA, Morgan G, Prentice AM. Mucosal immunity in severely malnourished Gambian children. J Pediatr.2006; 149: S100-S106.

van der Sande MA, Waight P, Mendy M, Rayco-Solon P, Hutt P, Fulford T, Doherty C, McConkey SJ, Jeffries D, Hall AJ, Whittle HC. Long-term protection against carriage of hepatitis B virus after infant vaccination. J Infect Dis.2006; 193: 1528-1535.

Walter K, Fulford AJ, McBeath R, Joseph S, Jones FM, Kariuki HC, Mwatha JK, Kimani G, Kabatereine NB, Vennervald BJ, Ouma JH, Dunne DW. Increased human IgE induced by killing Schistosoma mansoni in vivo is associated with pretreatment Th2 cytokine responsiveness to worm antigens. J Immunol.2006; 177: 5490-5498.

Webb FM, Prentice AM. Obesity amidst poverty. Int J Epidemiol; 35: 24-30.2006




Aspray TJ, Yan L, Prentice A. Parathyroid hormone and rates of bone formation are raised in perimenopausal rural Gambian women. Bone.2005; 36: 710-720.

Beavan SR, Prentice A, Stirling DM, Dibba B, Yan L, Harrington DJ, Shearer MJ . Ethnic differences in osteocalcin gamma-carboxylation, plasma phylloquinone (vitamin K1) and apolipoprotein E genotype. Eur J Clin Nutr.2005; 59: 72-81.

Collinson AC, Moore SE, O’Connell M, Charalambos C, Prentice AM. Developmental changes in leptin as a measure of energy status in human infants in a natural ecologic setting. Am J Clin Nutr.2005; 81: 488-494.

Cox SE. Energy: Metabolism. In: Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition 2nd Edition. ed: Caballero B, Allen L, Prentice AM; Elsevier Academic Press, Oxford: 7-13.2005.

Cox SE, Staalsoe T, Arthur P, Bulmer JN, Hviid L, Yeboah-Antwi K, Kirkwood BR, Riley EM. Rapid acquisition of isolate-specific antibodies to chondroitin sulfate A-adherent plasmodium falciparum isolates in Ghanaian primigravidae. Infect Immun.2005; 73: 2841-2847.

Cox SE, Staalsoe T, Arthur P, Bulmer JN, Tagbor H, Hviid L, Frost C, Riley EM, Kirkwood BR. Maternal vitamin A supplementation and immunity to malaria in pregnancy in Ghanaian primigravids. Trop Med Int Health.2005; 10: 1286-1297.

Doherty C. Immunity: Effects of iron and zinc. In: Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition 2nd Edition. ed: Caballero B, Allen L, Prentice AM; Elsevier Academic Press, Oxford: 106-114.2005.

Ghattas H. Infection: Nutritional Interactions. In: Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition. ed: Caballero B, Allen LH, Prentice AM; Elsevier Publications Ltd, New York: 47-54.2005.

Ghattas H, Darboe BM, Wallace DL, Griffin GE, Prentice AM, Macallan DC . Measuring lymphocyte kinetics in tropical field settings. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg.2005; 99: 675-685.

Goldberg GR. Pregnancy: energy requirements and metabolic adaptations. In: Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition, 2nd Edition. ed: Caballero B, Allen L, Prentice AM; Elsevier Academic press, Oxford: 529-533.2005.

Goldberg GR. Maternal nutrition in pregnancy and the first postnatal year – 1. Pre-pregnancy and pregnancy. J Fam Health Care.2005; 15: 113-118.

Goldberg GR. Maternal nutrition in pregnancy and the first postnatal year – 2. After the birth. J Fam Health Care.2005; 15: 137-140.

Jaffar S, Van der Loeff MS, Eugen-Olsen J, Vincent T, Sarje-Njie R, N’Gom P, Meyer AM, Berry N, Aaby P, Whittle H. Immunological predictors of survival in HIV type 2-infected rural villagers in Guinea-Bissau. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses.2005; 21: 560-564.

Macallan DC, Wallace DL, Zhang Y, Ghattas H, Asquith B, de Lara C, Worth A, Panayiotakopoulos G, Griffin GE, Tough DF, Beverley PC. B-cell kinetics in humans: rapid turnover of peripheral blood memory cells. Blood.2005; 105: 3633-3640.

Moore SE, Collinson AC, N’Gom PT, Prentice AM. Maternal malnutrition and the risk of infection in later life. Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program.2005; 55: 153-164.

Munday K, Fulford A, Bates CJ. Vitamin C status and collagen cross-link ratios in Gambian children. Br J Nutr.2005; 93: 501-507.

Ofordile O, Prentice AM, Moore SE, Holladay SD. Early pesticide exposure and later mortality in rural Africa: A new hypothesis. J Immunotoxicol.2005; 2: 33-40.

Owens S, Chamley LW, Ordi J, Brabin BJ, Johnson PM. The association of anti-phospholipid antibodies with parity in placental malaria. Clin Exp Immunol.2005; 142: 512-518.

Prentice AM. Early influences on human energy regulation: thrifty genotypes and thrifty phenotypes. Physiol Behav.2005; 86: 640-645.

Prentice AM (editor). Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition, 2nd edition. ed: Caballero B, Allen L, Prentice AM; Elsevier Academic Press, Oxford: 3 volumes.2005.

Prentice AM. Macronutrients as sources of food energy. Public Health Nutr.2005; 8: 932-939.

Prentice AM.Starvation in humans: evolutionary background and contemporary implications. Mech Ageing Dev.2005; 126: 976-981.

Prentice AM, Moore SE. Early programming of adult diseases in resource poor countries. Arch Dis Child.2005; 90: 429-432.

Prentice AM, Rayco-Solon P, Moore SE. Insights from the developing world: thrifty genotypes and thrifty phenotypes. Proc Nutr Soc.2005; 64: 153-161.

Rayco-Solon P, Fulford AJ, Prentice AM. Differential effects of seasonality on preterm birth and intrauterine growth restriction in rural Africans. Am J Clin Nutr.2005; 81: 134-139.

Rayco-Solon P, Fulford AJ, Prentice AM. Maternal preconceptional weight and gestational length. Am J Obstet Gynecol.2005; 192: 1133-1136.

Rennie KL, Livingstone MB, Wells JC, McGloin A, Coward WA, Prentice AM, Jebb SA. Association of physical activity with body-composition indexes in children aged 6-8 y at varied risk of obesity. Am J Clin Nutr.2005; 82: 13-20.




Aair LS, Prentice AM. A critical evaluation of the fetal origins hypothesis and its implications for developing countries. J Nutr.2004; 134: 191-193.

Allal N, Sear R, Prentice AM, Mace R. An evolutionary model of stature, age at first birth and reproductive success in Gambian women. Proc Biol Sci.2004; 271: 465-470.

Aspinall R, Henson S, Pido-Lopez J, N’Gom PT. Interleukin-7: an interleukin for rejuvenating the immune system. Ann N Y Acad Sci.2004; 1019: 116-122.

Brabin BJ, Romagosa C, Abdelgalil S, Menendez C, Verhoeff FH, McGready R, Fletcher KA, Owens S, D’Alessandro U, Nosten F, Fischer PR, Ordi J. The sick placenta-the role of malaria. Placenta.2004; 25: 359-378.

Ginty F, Prentice A. Can osteoporosis be prevented with dietary strategies during adolescence? Br J Nutr.2004; 92: 5-6.

Goldberg GR. Nutrition and bone. Women’s Health Medicine.2004; 1: 25-29.

Huidobro LA, Fulford T, Carrasco E. Incidence of gestational diabetes and relationship to obesity in Chilean pregnant women. Rev Med Chile.2004; 132: 931-938.

Jarjou LM, Prentice A, Bennett J. Impact of calcium supplementation in the preceding pregnancy on the human milk calcium concentration of Gambian women. Adv Exp Med Biol.2004; 554: 347-349.

Joseph S, Jones FM, Walter K, Fulford AJ, Kimani G, Mwatha JK, Kamau T, Kariuki HC, Kazibwe F, Tukahebwa E, Kabatereine NB, Ouma JH, Vennervald BJ, Dunne DW. Increases in human T helper 2 cytokine responses to Schistosoma mansoni worm and worm-tegument antigens are induced by treatment with praziquantel. J Infect Dis.2004; 190: 835-842.

Laskey MA, Prentice A. Do appendicular bone measurements reflect changes in the axial skeleton?: the use of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and ultrasound measurements during lactation. J Clin Densitom.2004; 7: 296-301.

Macallan DC, Wallace D, Zhang Y, De Lara C, Worth AT, Ghattas H, Griffin GE, Beverley PC, Tough DF. Rapid turnover of effector-memory CD4(+) T cells in healthy humans. J Exp Med.2004; 200: 255-260.

Moore SE, Falorni A, Bini V, Fulford AJ, O’Connell MA, Prentice AM. Ethnic differences in the relationship between fasting leptin and BMI in children. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord.2004; 28: 17-21.

Moore SE, Fulford AJ, Streatfield PK, Persson LA, Prentice AM. Comparative analysis of patterns of survival by season of birth in rural Bangladeshi and Gambian populations. Int J Epidemiol.2004; 33: 137-143.

Moore SE, Jalil F, Ashraf R, Szu SC, Prentice AM, Hanson LA. Birth weight predicts response to vaccination in adults born in an urban slum in Lahore, Pakistan. Am J Clin Nutr.2004; 80: 453-459.

N’Gom PT, Collinson AC, Pido-Lopez J, Henson SM, Prentice AM, Aspinall R. Improved thymic function in exclusively breastfed infants is associated with higher interleukin 7 concentrations in their mothers’ breast milk. Am J Clin Nutr.2004; 80: 722-728.

Prentice A. Diet, nutrition and the prevention of osteoporosis. Public Health Nutr.2004; 7: 227-243.

Prentice A, Branca F, Decsi T, Michaelsen KF, Fletcher RJ, Guesry P, Manz F, Vidailhet M, Pannemans D, Samartin S. Energy and nutrient dietary reference values for children in Europe: methodological approaches and current nutritional recommendations. Br J Nutr.2004; 92 Suppl 2: S83-S146.

Prentice AM. Food and Nutrition. In: Principles of Medicine in Africa. ed: Prentice AM, Parry E, Godfrey R, Mabey D and Gill G; Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.2004: 45-76.

Prentice AM, Jebb S. Energy intake/physical activity interactions in the homeostasis of body weight regulation. Nutr Rev.2004; 62: S98-S104.

Rayco-Solon P, Moore SE, Fulford AJ, Prentice AM. Fifty-year mortality trends in three rural African villages. Trop Med Int Health.2004; 9: 1151-1160.

Sirugo G, Schim van der Loeff M, Sam O, Nyan O, Pinder M, Hill AV, Kwiatkowski D, Prentice AM, de Toma C, Cann HM, Diatta M, Jallow M, Morgan G, Clarke M, Corrah T, Whittle H, McAdam K. A national DNA bank in The Gambia, West Africa, and genomic research in developing countries. Nat Genet.2004; 36: 785-786.



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