Children's Nutrition Research Center



Bacha F, Bartz SK, Puyau M, Adolph A, Sharma S. Metabolic flexibility across the spectrum of glycemic regulation in youth. JCI Insight. 2021;6(4):146000. Published 2021 Feb 22. doi:10.1172/jci.insight.146000

Jindal I, Puyau M, Adolph A, Butte N, Musaad S, Bacha F. The relationship of sleep duration and quality to energy expenditure and physical activity in children [published online ahead of print, 2020 Nov 15]. Pediatr Obes. 2020;e12751. doi:10.1111/ijpo.12751

Gandhi M, Gandhi R, Mack LM, et al. Estimated energy requirements increase across pregnancy in healthy women with dichorionic twins. Am J Clin Nutr. 2018;108(4):775-783. doi:10.1093/ajcn/nqy184

Puyau MR, Adolph AL, Liu Y, Wilson TA, Zakeri IF, Butte NF. Energy Cost of Activities in Preschool-Aged Children. J Phys Act Health. 2016;13(6 Suppl 1):S11-S16. doi:10.1123/jpah.2015-0711

Butte NF, Puyau MR, Wilson TA, et al. Role of physical activity and sleep duration in growth and body composition of preschool-aged children. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2016;24(6):1328-1335. doi:10.1002/oby.21489

Butte NF, Brandt ML, Wong WW, et al. Energetic adaptations persist after bariatric surgery in severely obese adolescents. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015;23(3):591-601. doi:10.1002/oby.20994

Butte NF, Wong WW, Wilson TA, Adolph AL, Puyau MR, Zakeri IF. Revision of Dietary Reference Intakes for energy in preschool-age children. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014;100(1):161-167. doi:10.3945/ajcn.113.081703

Zakeri IF, Adolph AL, Puyau MR, Vohra FA, Butte NF. Cross-sectional time series and multivariate adaptive regression splines models using accelerometry and heart rate predict energy expenditure of preschoolers. J Nutr. 2013;143(1):114-122. doi:10.3945/jn.112.168542

Butte NF, Cai G, Cole SA, et al. Metabolic and behavioral predictors of weight gain in Hispanic children: the Viva la Familia Study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;85(6):1478-1485. doi:10.1093/ajcn/85.6.1478

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