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Early Life Nutrition (*SUMMIT Study)

Added: Oct 2,2015 at 07:22:56

  • Alignment dialogue : January 8th, 2015
  • Workshop on Early Life Nutrition hosted by Eijkman Institute for Molecular Biology, Jakarta (February, 2015)

BACKGROUND

  • Prenatal exposures, such as placental function and maternal over- or under-nutrition, may be associated with an increased risk of chronic diseases in the offspring, either as a child or adult.
  • Alterations in nutritional, metabolic, immune and hormonal milieu in-utero can have profound long-term effects on offspring

* SUMMIT: Supplementation with Multiple Micronutrients Intervention Trial

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