Publications

2017

Liu, X., Berhman, J.R., Stein, A.D., Adair, L.S., Bhargava, S. K., Borja, J.B., Da Silveira, M.F., Horta, B.L., Martorell, R., Norris, S.A., Richter, L.M. & Sachdev, H.S. (2017). Prenatal care and child growth and schooling in four low- and medium-income countries. PLOS One, 12(2), e0171299. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0171299.

Eisenberg, D.T.A, Borja, J.B., Hayes, M.G. & Kuzawa, CW. (2017). Early life infection, but not breastfeeding, predicts adult blood telomere lengths in the Philippines. American Journal of Human Biology, Jan 25, doi: 10.1002/ajhb.22962. [Epub ahead of print].

Gettler, L., Calen , R., Eisenberg, D., Rhetskaya, M., Hayes, M.G., Feranil, A., Bechayda, S.A., Kuzawa, C. (2017). The role of testosterone in coordinating male life history strategies: The moderating effects of the androgen receptor CAG repeat polymorphism. Hormones and Behavior, 87,164-175.

Acacio-Claro, P. J., Koivusilta, L. K., Borja, J. R., & Rimpelä, A. H. 2017. Adolescent reserve capacity, socioeconomic status and school achievement as predictors of mortality in Finland - a longitudinal study. BMC Public Health, 17, 980. http://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-4990-4.

Ryan, C.P., Georgiev, A.V., McDade, T.W., Gettler, L.T., Eisenberge, D.T.A., Rzhetskaya, M., Agustin, S.S. & Kuzawa, C.W. 2017. Androgen receptor polyglutamine repeat length (AR-CAGn) modulates the effect of testosterone on androgen-associated somatic traits in Filipino young adult men. Am J Phys Anthropol, 163(2), 317-27.

Feranil A, J Borja and N Mayol. 2017. The Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Survey (CLHNS): Local Evidence of the Importance of the First 1,000 Days, in Cebu Almanac, The 2017 Report, University of San Carlos Press.

Gultiano SA and Largo F. 2017. The Growth of Cebu's Population: 2010 to 2015, in Cebu Almanac, The 2017 Report, University of San Carlos Press.

McDade TW, Jones MJ, Miller G, Borja J, Kobor MS, Kuzawa CW. 2017. Birth weight and postnatal microbial exposures predict the distribution of peripheral blood leukocyte subsets in young adults in the Philippines. J Dev Orig Health Dis. 2017 Oct 11:1-10. doi: 10.1017/S2040174417000794. [Epub ahead of print]

Fried RL, Mayol NL, McDade TW, Kuzawa CW. 2017. Maternal metabolic adaptations to pregnancy among young women in Cebu, Philippines. Am J Hum Biol. 29(5). doi: 10.1002/ajhb.23011. Epub 2017 Apr 21.

Graff M,….. Borja JB…. Kilpeläinen TO. 2017. Genome-wide physical activity interactions in adiposity - A meta-analysis of 200,452 adults. PLoS Genet 13(4):e1006528. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006528. eCollection 2017 Apr.

Georgiev AV, Ryan CP, Borja JB, Kuzawa CW. 2017. Is early postnatal growth velocity, a proxy of minipubertal androgen action, related to adult second-to-fourth digit (2D:4D) ratios in men? A test in Cebu, Philippines. Am J Hum Biol. 29(6). doi: 10.1002/ajhb.23047. Epub 2017 Jul 31.

Kuzawa CW, Fried RL, Borja JB, McDade TW. 2017. Maternal pregnancy C-reactive protein predicts offspring birth size and body composition in metropolitan Cebu, Philippines. J Dev Orig Health Dis. 8(6):674-681.

McDade TW, Ryan C, Jones MJ, MacIsaac JL, Morin AM, Meyer JM, Borja JB, Miller GE, Kobor MS, Kuzawa CW. 2017. Social and physical environments early in development predict DNA methylation of inflammatory genes in young adulthood. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 114(29):7611-7616.

Ryan, C.P., Georgiev, A.V., McDade, T.W., Gettler, L.T., Eisenberge, D.T.A., Rzhetskaya, M., Agustin, S.S. & Kuzawa, C.W. 2017. Androgen receptor polyglutamine repeat length (AR-CAGn) modulates the effect of testosterone on androgen-associated somatic traits in Filipino young adult men. Am J Phys Anthropol, 163(2), 317-27.

ChenF, Bao L, Lin Z, Zimmer Z, Gultiano S, Borja J. 2017. Double burden for women in mid- and later life: Evidence from time-use profiles in Cebu, the Philippines. Ageing and Society, 1-31. doi:10.1017/S0144686X17000599

Justice A…. Lee NR….."Genome-Wide Meta-Analysis of 241,258 Adults Accounting for Smoking Behavior Identifies Novel Loci for Obesity Traits". 2017. Nat Commun. 26;8:14977. doi: 10.1038/ncomms14977.

Zimmer Z, Bao L, Mayol NL, Chen F, Perez TLL, Duazo PL. 2017. Functional limitation trajectories and their determinants among women in the Philippines. Demographic Research Vol 36, Article 30; pp 863-892. DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2017.36.30

2016

Mcdade TW, Borja JB, Largado F, Adair LS, Kuzawa CW. Adiposity and chronic inflammation in young women predict inflammation during normal pregnancy in the Philippines: J Nutr 2016, 142(2):353-7.

Justine Anderson, Kassielle McKinley, Jason Onugha, Paulita Duazo, Meytall Chernoff, Elizabeth A Quinn. Lower levels of human milk adiponectin predict offspring weight for age: A study in a lean population of Filipinos. Maternal and Child Nutrition. DOI: 10.1111/mcn.12216, 2016.

Gultiano, S.A. & Mayol, N.L. (2014 – released 2016). Double Burdens: The Philippine Experience of the Demographic, Age-Structural, Nutrition and Epidemiologic Transitions. Philippine Population Review, 13(1), 1-16.

Puentes, E., Wang, F., Behrman, J.R., Cunha, F., Hoddinott, J., Maluccio, J.A., Adair, L.S., Borja, J.B., Martorell, R. & Stein. A.D. 2016. Early life height and weight production functions with endogenous energy and protein inputs . Economics and Human Biology, 22,65-81.

Horikoshi, M…. Borja, J.B…. et al. 2016. Genome-wide associations for birth weight and correlations with adult disease. Nature, 538(7624), 248-252.

Ehret, G.B... Lee, N.R.…. et al. 2016. The genetics of blood pressure regulation and its target organs from association studies in 342,415 individuals. Nat Genet, 48(10),1171-84.

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