Children's Nutrition Research Center



In addition to publications associated with the development of the Body Composition Laboratory, some more recent articles are listed below. Data for these studies come from research protocols that utilized the resources and instrumentation available in the Body Composition Laboratory.

Gandhi M, Gandhi R, Mack L, Shypailo R, Adolph AL, Puyau MR, Wong WW, Deter RL, Sangi-Haghpeykar H, Lee W, Butte NF. Impact of changes in maternal body composition on birth weight and neonatal fat mass in dichorionic twin pregnancies. Am J Clin Nutr 2018; 108(4):716-721.

Workeneh B, Moore LW, Nolte Fong JV, Shypailo R, Gaber AO, Mitch WE. Successful kidney transplantation is associated with weight gain from truncal obesity and insulin resistance. J Ren Nutr 2019; 29(6):548-555. DOI: 10.1053/j.jrn.2019.01.009

Hou R, Cole SA, Graff M, Haack K, Laston S, Comuzzie AG, Mehta NR, Ryan K, Cousminer DL, Zemel BS, Grant S, Mitchell BD, Shypailo RJ, Gourlay ML, North KE, Butte NF, Voruganti VS. Genetic variants affecting bone mineral density and bone mineral content at multiple skeletal sites in Hispanic children. Bone 2020; 132; 115175. DOI: 10.1016/j.bone.2019.115175

Bergner EM, Shypailo R, Visuthranukul C, Hagan J, O'Donnell AR, Hawthorne KM, Abrams SA, Hair AB. Growth, body composition, and neurodevelopmental outcomes at 2 years among preterm infants fed an exclusive human milk diet in the neonatal intensive care unit: a pilot study. Breastfeed Med 2020; DOI: 10.1089/bfm.2019.0210

Shypailo RJ, Wong WW. Fat and fat-free mass index references in children and young adults: assessments along racial and ethnic lines. Am J Clin Nutr 2020; DOI:10.1093/ajcn/nqaa128

Shayota BJ, Zhang C, Shypailo RJ, Mazzeu JF, Carvalho CMB, Sutton VR. Characterization of the Robinow syndrome skeletal phenotype, bone micro-architecture, and genotype-phenotype correlations with the osteosclerotic form. Am J Med Genet A 2020; DOI: 10.1002/ajmg.a.61843