BRINDA Project Articles

As of May 26th, 2021: 31 papers cited 735 times (H-index 14)


General Papers


Overview of the Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) Project.  

Parminder S Suchdev, Sorrel ML Namaste, Grant J Aaron, Daniel J Raiten, Kenneth H Brown, Rafael Flores-Ayala, and on behalf of the BRINDA Working Group. Advances in Nutrition. 2016 Mar; 7(2): 349–356. doi:10.3945/an.115.010215.

Accounting for the influence of inflammation on retinol binding protein in a population survey of Liberian preschool-age children.

Leila Margaret Larson, O. Yaw Addo, Fanny Sandalinas, Katherine Faigao, Roland Kupka, Rafael Flores-Ayala, and Parminder S. Suchdev. Maternal & Child Nutrition. 2017 Apr; 13(2). doi: 10.1111/mcn.12298

Determinants of Anemia among School-aged Children in Mexico, the United States and Colombia.  

Sana Syed, O. Yaw Addo, Vanessa De la Cruz-Góngora, Fayrouz A. Sakr Ashour, Thomas R. Ziegler, and Parminder S. Suchdev. Nutrients. 2016 Jul; 8(7): 387. doi: 10.3390/nu8070387

Changing the Way We Think about Micronutrient Assessment and Anemia Programming. Findings from the Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) Project.

SPRING. 2017. Arlington, VA: Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING) project.

Assessment of iron status in settings of inflammation: Challenges and potential approaches.  

Parminder S Suchdev, Anne M Williams, Zuguo Mei, Rafael Flores-Ayala, Sant-Rayn Pasricha, Lisa M Rogers, and Sorrel ML Namaste. Am J Clin Nutr. 2017 Dec; 106(Suppl 6): 1626S–1633S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.117.155937

Approaches to Assess Vitamin A Status in Settings of Inflammation: Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) Project.

Leila M. Larson, Junjie Guo, Anne M. Williams, Melissa F. Young, Sanober Ismaily, O Yaw Addo, David Thurnham, Sherry A. Tanumihardjo, Parminder S. Suchdev, Christine A. Northrop-Clewes. AJCN 2017;106(Suppl 6): 1626S-1633S

Anemia epidemiology, pathophysiology, and etiology in low- and middle-income countries.  

Camila M. Chaparro, Parminder S. Suchdev. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 22 April 2019. doi: 10.1111/nyas.14092

Reexamination of Hemoglobin Adjustments to Define Anemia: Altitude and Smoking.  

Andrea J. Sharma, O. Yaw Addo, Zuguo Mei, Parminder S. Suchdev. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 23 June 2019. doi: 10.1111/nyas.14167

Data needed to respond appropriately to anemia when it is a public health problem.  

Anne M. Williams, O. Yaw Addo, Scott D. Grosse, Nicholas J. Kassebaum, Zane Rankin, Katherine E. Ballesteros, Helen Elizabeth Olsen, Andrea J. Sharma, Maria Elena Jefferds, Zuguo Mei. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 02 July 2019. doi.org: 10.1111/nyas.14175

Comparing hemoglobin distributions between different types of population-based surveys matched by country and time.

Hruschka DJ, Williams AM, Mei Z, Leidman E, Suchdev PS, Young MF, Namaste SML. In CDC clearance.

Changes in micronutrient and inflammation serum biomarker concentrations after a norovirus human challenge.

Williams AM, Ladva CN, Leon JS, Lopman BA, Tangpricha V, Whitehead RD, Flores-Ayala R, Suchdev PS. AJCN 2019;110(6):1456-1464.

Estimating the burden of iron deficiency among African children.

Muriuki JM, Mentzer AJ, Webb EL, Suchdev PS, Williams TN, Atkinson SH.  BMC Medicine 2020;18(1):31.

Associations between zinc and hemoglobin concentrations in preschool children and women of reproductive age. 

Greffeuille V, Fortin S, Gibson R, Williams A, Young MF, Ou J, Suchdev PS, Wieringa FT. Associations between zinc and hemoglobin concentrations in preschool children and women of reproductive age. J of Nutrition 2021; 151(5):1277-1285.

 


2017 AJCN Supplement


Predictors of Anemia in Preschool Children: Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) Project.  

Reina Engle-Stone, Grant J Aaron, Jin Huang, James P Wirth, Sorrel ML Namaste, Anne M Williams, Janet M Peerson, Fabian Rohner, Ravi Varadhan, O Yaw Addo, Victor Temple, Pura Rayco-Solon, Barbara Macdonald, and Parminder S Suchdev. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2017 Jul; 106(Suppl 1): 402S–415S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.142323.

Adjusting Retinol-Binding Protein Concentrations for Inflammation: Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) Project.  

Leila M Larson,  Sorrel ML Namaste, Anne M Williams, Reina Engle-Stone, O Yaw Addo, Parminder S Suchdev, James P Wirth, Victor Temple, Mary Serdula, and Christine A Northrop-Clewes. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2017 Jul; 106(Suppl 1): 390S–401S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.142166.

Adjusting total body iron for inflammation: Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) project.  

Zuguo Mei, Sorrel ML Namaste, Mary Serdula, Parminder S Suchdev, Fabian Rohner, Rafael Flores-Ayala, O Yaw Addo, and Daniel J Raiten. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2017 Jul; 106(Suppl 1): 383S–389S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.142307

Factors Associated with Inflammation in Preschool Children and Women of Reproductive Age: BRINDA Project.

Rebecca D Merrill, Rachel M Burke, Christine A Northrop-Clewes, Pura Rayco-Solon, Rafael Flores-Ayala, Sorrel ML Namaste, Mary K Serdula, and Parminder S Suchdev. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2017 Jul; 106(Suppl 1): 348S–358S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.142315

Methodologic approach for the Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) Project.  

Sorrel ML Namaste, Grant J Aaron, Ravi Varadhan, Janet M Peerson, and Parminder S Suchdev, on behalf of the BRINDA Working Group. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2017 Jul; 106(Suppl 1): 333S–347S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.142273

Adjusting ferritin concentrations for inflammation: Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) project.  

Sorrel ML Namaste, Fabian Rohner, Jin Huang, Nivedita L Bhushan, Rafael Flores-Ayala, Roland Kupka, Zuguo Mei, Rahul Rawat, Anne M Williams, Daniel J Raiten, Christine A Northrop-Clewes, and Parminder S Suchdev. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2017 Jul; 106(Suppl 1): 359S–371S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.141762

Adjusting soluble transferrin receptor concentrations for inflammation: Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) project.  

Fabian Rohner, Sorrel ML Namaste, Leila M Larson, O Yaw Addo, Zuguo Mei, Parminder S Suchdev,  Anne M Williams, Fayrouz A Sakr Ashour, Rahul Rawat, Daniel J Raiten, and Christine A Northrop-Clewes. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2017 Jul; 106(Suppl 1): 372S–382S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.142232

Research, Policy, and Programmatic Considerations from the Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) Project. 

Rebecca J Stoltzfus and Rolf Klemm. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2017 Jul; 106(Suppl 1): 428S–434S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.142372

Predictors of anemia in women of reproductive age: Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) project.  

James P Wirth, Bradley A Woodruff, Reina Engle-Stone, Sorrel ML Namaste, Victor J Temple, Nicolai Petry, Barbara Macdonald, Parminder S Suchdev, Fabian Rohner, Grant J Aaron. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2017 Jul; 106(Suppl 1): 416S–427S. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.143073.

Reply to ST McSorley et al.  

Parminder S Suchdev, Melissa F Young, Anne M Williams, Yaw Addo, Sorrel M L Namaste, Grant J Aaron, Lynnette Neufeld, Daniel J Raiten, Rafael Flores-Ayala on behalf of the BRINDA Working Group. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Volume 108, Issue 1, July 2018, Pages 202–203. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqx074


2020 AJCN Supplement


Interpretation of vitamin B-12 and folate concentrations in population-based surveys does not require adjustment for inflammation: BRINDA project.

Young MF, Guo J, Williams AM, Whitfield KC, Nasrin S, Kancherla V, Suchdev PS, Crider KS, Pfeiffer CM, Serdula M.AJCN 2020;111(4):919-926.

Adjusting plasma or serum zinc concentrations for inflammation: BRINDA project.

McDonald CM, Peerson JM, Krebs NF, Hess SY, Wessells KR, Ismaily S, Rahman S, Wieringa F, Petri W, Brown KH, Williams A, Suchdev PS, King JC. AJCN 2020;111(4):927-937

Adjusting iron and vitamin A status in settings of inflammation: a sensitivity analysis of the BRINDA approach.

Namaste SML, Ou J, Williams A, Young MF, Yu EX, Suchdev PS.  AJCN 2020;112:458S-467S.

Intra-Individual double burden of overweight or obesity and micronutrient deficiencies or anemia among women of reproductive age in 17 population-based surveys.

Williams A, Addo Y, Guo J, Ismaily S, Namaste S, Oaks B, Rohner F, Suchdev PS, Young MF, Flores-Ayala R, Peerson J, Engle-Stone R.  AJCN 2020;112:468S-477S.

Intra-individual double burden of overweight and micronutrient deficiencies or anemia among preschool children in 24 population-based surveys.

Engle-Stone R, Guo J, Ismaily S, Addo Y, Ahmed T, Oaks B, Peerson J, Suchdev PS, Flores Ayala R, Williams A. AJCN 2020;112:478S-487S.

Standardization of laboratory practices and reporting of biomarker data in clinical nutrition research. 

O’Callaghan KM, Roth DE. AJCN 2020.

Association between anemia and household water source or sanitation in preschool children: Biomarkers Reflecting Inflammation and Nutritional Determinants of Anemia (BRINDA) project.

Yu EX, Addo Y, Williams A, Engle-Stone R, Ou J, Huang W, Guo J, Suchdev PS, Young MF. AJCN 2020;112:488S-497S.