Human Nutrition

Publications - Nutrition Asia Research Grant

Publications are an important part of the BASF Nutrition Asia Research Grant. Several of the projects have had their results published in peer reviewed scientific journals and we are proud to feature them here.

Ahead of print. Lye, C.T., Mukherjee, S., Burns., S. F. (2019). Combining Plant Sterols With Walking Lowers Postprandial Triacylglycerol to a Greater Extent Than Walking Alone in Chinese Men With Elevated Body Mass Index . International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism.

Wang, J. F., Zhang, H. M., Li, Y. Y., Xia, S., Wei, Y., Yang, L., Wang, D., Ye, J. J., Li H. X., Yuan, J., Pan, R. R. (2019). A combination of omega-3 and plant sterols regulate glucose and lipid metabolism in individuals with impaired glucose regulation: a randomized and controlled clinical trial. Lipids Health Dis, 18(1), 106. doi:10.1186/s12944-019-1048-x. Full text

Ho, X. L., & Loke, W. M. (2017). Dietary Plant Sterols Supplementation Increases In Vivo Nitrite and Nitrate Production in Healthy Adults: A Randomized, Controlled Study. Journal of Food Science, 82(7), 1750-1756. Full text

Song, L., Qu, D., Zhang, Q., Jiang, J., Zhou, H., Jiang, R., Li, Y., Zhang, Y., Yan, H. (2017). Phytosterol esters attenuate hepatic steatosis in rats with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease rats fed a high-fat diet. Scientific Reports, 7, 41604. Full text

Dong, S., Zhang, R., Ji, Y. C., Hao, J. Y., Ma, W. W., Chen, X. D., Xiao, R., Yu, H. L. (2016). Soy milk powder supplemented with phytosterol esters reduced serum cholesterol level in hypercholesterolemia independently of lipoprotein E genotype: a random clinical placebo-controlled trial. Nutr Res, 36(8), 879-884. Abstract only

Ho, X. L., Liu, J. J. H., & Loke, W. M. (2016). Plant sterol-enriched soy milk consumption modulates 5-lipoxygenase, 12-lipoxygenase, and myeloperoxidase activities in healthy adults – a randomized-controlled trial. Free Radical Research, 50(12), 1396-1407. Abstract only

Han, H., Ma, H. F., Rong, S., Chen, L., Shan, Z. L., Xu, J. Q., Zhang, Y.J., Liu, L. G. (2015). Flaxseed oil containing flaxseed oil ester of plant sterol attenuates high-fat diet-induced hepatic steatosis in apolipoprotein-E knockout mice. Journal of Functional Foods, 13, 169-182. Abstract only

Han, H., Yan, P., Chen, L., Luo, C., Gao, H., Deng, Q., Zheng, M., Shi, Y., Liu, L. (2015). Flaxseed Oil Containing a-Linolenic Acid Ester of Plant Sterol Improved Atherosclerosis in ApoE Deficient Mice. Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity. Full text