nutrigenetics


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Related to nutrigenetics: Nutrigenomics, Nutritional genomics

nutrigenetics

(ˌnjuːtrɪdʒɪˈnɛtɪks)
n
(functioning as singular) the branch of science concerned with the effect of heredity on diet and nutrition
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Nutrigenetics establishes how genes affect dietary needs and responses.
Kang, The Coming of Age of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, KARGER (June 2012), https://www.karger.com/Article/Pdf/339375 (describing nutrigenomics as a method for normalizing gene expression).
Journal of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, 4: 293-305.
Industry trends were highlighted in the Education Program at this year's event, and the opportunities for personalized dietary advice created by nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics were key topics of the interactive personalized nutrition workshop.
Nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics have contributed to demonstrating that choline needs vary among individuals; genetic polymorphisms, genes, estrogenic status, and intestinal microbial composition, influencing optimal intake levels.
This relatively new field, called nutrigenetics, has the potential to improve digestive health, prevent weight gain or ease weight loss, and improve our short- and long-term health.
Zgheib, "The nutrigenetics and pharmacogenetics of vitamin D pathways," Current Pharmacogenomics and Personalized Medicine, vol.
Allayee et al., "Guide for current nutrigenetic, nutrigenomic, and nutriepigenetic approaches for precision nutrition involving the prevention and management of chronic diseases associated with obesity," Journal of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, vol.
Vanden Heuvel, "Nutrigenomics and nutrigenetics of o>3 polyunsaturated fatty acids," Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science, vol.
Trayhurn, "Fatty acids and hypoxia stimulate the expression and secretion of the adipokine ANGPTL4 (angiopoietin-like protein 4/ fasting-induced adipose factor) by human adipocytes," Journal of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics, vol.
Other factors that might affect the success of the implementation of precision nutrition approaches and would be consequently determined and included in the future studies are the metabolomic factors and the role of nutrigenetics in the interindividual responses to food components and products [59].