David MaPhD
Associate Professor — Status Only
Univerity of Guelph and Department of Nutritional Sciences

Contact Info

T. (519) 824-4120

Location

University of Guelph
Animal Science/Nutrition Building, Rm 342
Guelph
ON, N1G 2W1

Research Interests

how dietary fats influence health and disease throughout life with an emphasis on the prevention of chronic disease.

Accepting

Not accepting new students

Publications and Awards

Recent Publications

Leslie MA, Cohen DJ, Liddle DM, Robinson LE, Ma DW. A review of the effect of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on blood triacylglycerol levels in normolipidemic and borderline hyperlipidemic individuals. Lipids Health Dis. 2015 Jun 6;14(1):53. PMID: 26048287.

Abdelmagid SA, Clarke SE, Roke K, Nielsen DE, Badawi A, El-Sohemy A, Mutch DM, Ma DW. Ethnicity, sex, FADS genetic variation, and hormonal contraceptive use influence delta-5- and delta-6-desaturase indices and plasma docosahexaenoic acid concentration in young Canadian adults: a cross-sectional study. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2015 Apr 21;12:14. doi: 10.1186/s12986-015-0010-9. eCollection 2015. PMID: 25914723.

Monk JM, Liddle DM, De Boer AA, Brown MJ, Power KA, Ma DW, Robinson LE. Fish-oil-derived n-3 PUFAs reduce inflammatory and chemotactic adipokine-mediated cross-talk between co-cultured murine splenic CD8+ cells and adipocytes. J Nutr. 2015 Apr;145(4):829-38. doi: 10.3945/jn.114.205443. Epub 2015 Feb 4. PMID: 25833786.

Abdelmagid SA, Clarke SE, Nielsen DE, Badawi A, El-Sohemy A, Mutch DM, Ma DW. Comprehensive profiling of plasma fatty acid concentrations in young healthy Canadian adults. PLoS One. 2015 Feb 12;10(2):e0116195. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0116195. eCollection 2015. PMID: 25675440.

Arendt BM, Comelli EM, Ma DW, Lou W, Teterina A, Kim T, Fung SK, Wong DK, McGilvray I, Fischer SE, Allard JP. Altered hepatic gene expression in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is associated with lower hepatic n-3 and n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids. Hepatology. 2015 May;61(5):1565-78. doi: 10.1002/hep.27695. Epub 2015 Feb 27. PMID 25581263.

Parrot MD, Winocur G, Bazinet RP, Ma DW, Greenwood CE. Whole-food diet worsened cognitive dysfunction in an Alzheimer's disease mouse model. Neurobiol Aging. 2015 Jan;36(1):90-9. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2014.08.013. Epub 2014 Aug 16. PMID: 25212462.

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