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Differential effects of rice bran cultivars to limit Salmonella Typhimurium in chicken cecal in vitro incubations and impact on the cecal microbiome and metabolome. Rubinelli PM, Kim SA, Park SH, Roto SM, Nealon NJ, Ryan EP, Ricke SC. PLoS One. 2017 Sep 22;12(9):e0185002. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0185002. eCollection 2017. 

Heat-stabilised rice bran consumption by colorectal cancer survivors modulates stool metabolite profiles and metabolic networks: a randomised controlled trial. Brown DG, Borresen EC, Brown RJ, Ryan EP. Br J Nutr. 2017 May;117(9):1244-1256. doi: 10.1017/S0007114517001106. 

Baseline Assessment of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WaSH) Infrastructure and Practices in Government Schools of the Trapeang Chour Commune, Cambodia. ​Tavia Mirassou-Wolf VC, Kari Grady-Grossman, Maureen DeCoursey, and Elizabeth P. Ryan.Journal of Environmental Health Sciences. 2017;3: 1-8. 

Rice Bran and Probiotics Alter the Porcine Large Intestine and Serum Metabolomes for Protection against Human Rotavirus Diarrhea. Frontiers in Microbiology. Nealon NJ, Yuan L, Yang X, Ryan EP. 2017;8. PubMed PMID: 28484432; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5399067. 

Lactobacillus paracasei metabolism of rice bran reveals metabolome associated with Salmonella Typhimurium growth reduction. Nealon NJ, Worcester CR, Ryan EP. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 2017;122: 1639-1656. PubMed PMID: 28371001. 

A Pilot Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial to Assess Tolerance and Efficacy of Navy Bean and Rice Bran Supplementation for Lowering Cholesterol in Children. Borresen EC, Jenkins-Puccetti N, Schmitz K, et al. Glob Pediatr Health. 2017;4: 2333794X17694231. PubMed PMID: 28345013. 

Fermented Foods in Health and Disease Prevention: An overview. J.R. Wilburn EPR. In: Juana Frias CM-V, Elena Penas, editor. Fermented Foods in Health and Disease Prevention: Nikki Levy, 2017:3-19. 

Rice Bran Metabolome Contains Amino Acids, Vitamins & Cofactors, and Phytochemicals with Medicinal and Nutritional Properties. Zarei I, Brown DG, Nealon NJ, Ryan EP. Rice (N Y). 2017;10: 24. PubMed PMID: 28547736. 

Utilizing Paper-Based Devices for Antimicrobial Resistant Bacteria Detection. Boehle KE, Gilliand J, Wheeldon CR, et al. Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2017. PubMed PMID: 28474847. 


High Protective Efficacy of Probiotics and Rice Bran against Human Norovirus Infection and Diarrhea in Gnotobiotic Pigs. Lei S, Ramesh A, Twitchell E, Wen K, Bui T, Weiss M, Yang X, Kocher J, Li G, Giri-Rachman E, Trang NV, Jiang X, Ryan EP, Yuan L. Front Microbiol. 2016 Nov 2;7:1699. eCollection 2016. 

Association between Infant Feeding Practices and Nutritional Status in Healthy Nicaraguan Infants. Borresen EC GM, Zambrana LE, Perez J, Perez C, Ryan EP. Journal of Food Nutrition and Dietetics. 2016;1: 110. 

Dietary supplementation with rice bran or navy bean alters gut bacterial metabolism in colorectal cancer survivors. Sheflin, A. M., Borresen, E. C., Kirkwood, J. S., Boot, C. M., Whitney, A. K., Lu, S., Brown, R. J., Broeckling, C. D., Ryan, E. P. and Weir, T. L. (2016), Dietary supplementation with rice bran or navy bean alters gut bacterial metabolism in colorectal cancer survivors. Mol. Nutr. Food Res.. doi:10.1002/mnfr.201500905 

A Randomized Controlled Trial to Increase Navy Bean or Rice Bran Consumption in Colorectal Cancer Survivors. Erica C. Borresen, Dustin G. Brown, Greg Harbison, Lynn Taylor, Amanda Fairbanks, Joanne O'Malia, Marlon Bazan, Sangeeta Rao, Susan M. Bailey, Melissa Wdowik, Tiffany L. Weir, Regina J. Brown & Elizabeth P. Ryan (2016): A Randomized Controlled Trial toIncrease Navy Bean or Rice Bran Consumption in Colorectal Cancer Survivors, Nutrition and Cancer, DOI: 10.1080/01635581.2016.1224370 

Metabolomics and metabolic pathway networks from human colorectal cancers, adjacent mucosa, and stool. Brown DG, Rao S, Weir TL, et al. Metabolomics and metabolic pathway networks from human colorectal cancers, adjacent mucosa, and stool. Cancer & Metabolism. 2016;4: 1-12.  

Dietary Rice Bran Supplementation Prevents Salmonella Colonization Differentially Across Varieties and by Priming Intestinal Immunity. Goodyear, A., Kumar, A., Ehrhart, E. J., Swanson, K. S., Grusak, M. A., Leach, J. E., . . . Ryan, E. P. (2015). Dietary rice bran supplementation prevents Salmonella colonization differentially across varieties and by priming intestinal immunity. Journal of Functional Foods, 18, 653-664. doi: 10.1016/j.jff.2015.08.027 

Nutritional and Safety Evaluation of Heat-Stabilized Rice Bran for Supplementary Feeding of Malnourished Children in Kenya. John N. Kinyuru, Erica C. Borresen, Elizabeth P. Ryan (2015). Nutritional and Safety Evaluation of Heat-Stabilized Rice Bran for Supplementary Feeding of Malnourished Children in Kenya. Int J Food Sci Nutr Diet. 04(6), 226-232. 

An Exposome Perspective to Environmental Enteric Dysfunction. Mapesa, J. O., Maxwell, A. L., & Ryan, E. P. (2015). An Exposome Perspective to Environmental Enteric Dysfunction. Environ Health Perspect. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1510459 

An Oranotypic Slice Model for Ex Vivo Study of Neural, Immune, and Microbial Interactions of Mouse Intestine. Schwerdtfeger, L. A., Ryan, E. P., & Tobet, S. A. (2016). An organotypic slice model for ex vivo study of neural, immune, and microbial interactions of mouse intestine. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol, 310(4), G240-248. doi: 10.1152/ajpgi.00299.2015 

Navy and Black Bean-Based Dog Foods are Digestible During Weight Loss in Overweight and Obese Adult Companion Dogs. Forster, G. M., Nealon, N.J., & Ryan, E. (2016). Navy and black bean-based dog foods are digestible during weight loss in overweight and obese adult companion dogs. Journal of Applied Animal Nutrition, Vol. 4(4), doi:10.1017/jan.2015.12


Carcinogenesis: A special edition on low dose exposures to chemical mixtures

Immune evasion in cancer: Mechanistic basis and therapeutic strategies. Vinay DS, Ryan EP, Pawelec G, Talib WH, Stagg J, Elkord E, et al.  Seminars in Cancer Biology, 2015, doi: 10.1016/j.semcancer.2015.03.004 

Climate change through a gendered lens: Examining livestock holder food security. SL McKune, EC Borresen, AG Young, TD Auria Ryley, SL Russo, AD Camara, M Coleman, EP Ryan. Global Food Security, 2015, 6, 1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.gfs.2015.05.001 

Consumption of Cooked Navy Bean Powders Modulate the Canine Fecal and Urine Metabolome. GM Forster, AL Heuberger, CD Broeckling, JE Bauer, EP Ryan. Current Metabolomics, 2015, 3, 90-101. doi: 10.2174/2213235X03666150519234354 

Pilot Dietary Intervention with Heat-Stabilized Rice Bran Modulates Stool Microbiota and Metabolites in Healthy Adults. AM Sheflin, EC Borresen, MJ Wdowik, S Rao, RJ Brown, AL Heuberger, CD Broeckling, TL Weir, EP Ryan Nutrients 2015, 7, 1282-1300; doi:10.3390/nu7021282


Multiresidue analysis of pesticides in urine of healthy adult companion dogs. Forster GM, Brown DG, Dooley GP, Page RL, Ryan EP Environmental Science & Technology, 2014 48(24): 14677-85. doi: 10.1021/es503764s 

Feasibility of Increased Navy Bean Powder Consumption for Primary and Secondary Colorectal Cancer Prevention. EC Borresen, KA Gundlach, M Wdowik, S Rao, RJ Brown, and EP Ryan Current Nutrition and Food Science 2014 10(2):112-119 

Rice Bran: A Food Ingredient with Global Public Health Opportunities. EC Borresen & EP Ryan (2014). In RR  Watson, VR Preedy, & Sherma Zibadi (eds.), Wheat and Rice in Disease Prevention and Health: Benefits, risks, and mechanisms of whole grains in health promotion (pp. 301-311) Oxford, UK:Elsevier. 

Optimization of murine small intestine leukocyte isolation for global immune phenotype analysis. Goodyear AW, Kumar A, Dow S, Ryan EP. J. Immunol. Methods 2014


Stool Microbiome and Metabolome Differences between Colorectal Cancer Patients and Healthy Adults. Weir TL, Manter DK, Sheflin AM, Barnett BA, Heuberger AL, Ryan EP PLoS ONE 8(8): e70803.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0070803  

Antibacterial activity and phytochemical profile of fermented Camellia sinensis (fuzhuan tea). Keller AC, Weir TL, Broeckling CD, Ryan EP. Food Research International 2013, 53:945-949 

Rice varietal differences in bioactive bran components for inhibition of colorectal cancer cell growth. G.M. Forster, K. Raina, A. Kumar, S. Kumar, R. Agarwal, M.H. Chen, J.E. Bauer, A.M. McClung, E.P. Ryan Food Chemistry 2013, 141:1545-1552 

Advances in Nutritional Metabolomics. E.P. Ryan, A. L. Heuberger, C.D. Broeckling, E.C. Borresen, C. Tillotson and J.E. Prenni Current Metabolomics 2013, 1:109-120


Nutritional Weight Loss Therapy with cooked Bean Powders Regulates Serum Lipids and Biochemical Analytes in Overweight and Obese Dogs. G.M. Forster, C.A. Olilla, J.H. Burton, D. Hill, J.E. Bauer, A.M. Hess, E.P. Ryan J Obes Wt Loss Ther 2012, 2:8 

Effects of cooked navy bean powder on apparent total tract nutrient digestibility and safety in health adult dogs. G.M. Forster, D. Hill, G. Gregory, K.M. Weishaar, S. Lana, J.E. Bauer and E.P. Ryan J Anim Sci 2012, 90:2631-2638 

Chemopreventive Properties of Dietary Rice Bran:  Current Status and Future Prospects. A.J. Henderson, C.A. Ollila, A. Kumar, E.C. Borresen, K. Raina, R. Agarwal and E.P. Ryan Adv. Nutr. 2012, 3:643-653 

Fermented Foods: Patented Approaches and Formulations for Nutritional Supplementation and Health Promotion. E.C. Borresen, A.J. Henderson, A. Kumar, T.L. Weir, and E.P. Ryan Recent Patents on Food, Nutrition & Agriculture 2012, 4:134-140 

Dietary rice bran promotes resistance to Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium colonization in mice. A. Kumar, A. Henderson, G.M. Forster, A.W. Goodyear, T.L. Weir, J.E. Leach, S.W. Dow and E.P. Ryan BMC Microbiology 2012, 12:71 

Consumption of Rice Bran Increases Mucosal Immunoglobulin A Concentrations and Numbers of Intestinal Lactobacillus spp.A.J. Henderson, A. Kumar, B. Barnett, S.W. Dow and E.P. RyanA.J. Henderson, A. Kumar, B. Barnett, S.W. Dow and E.P. Ryan J Med Food 2012, 15 (5): 469-475 

The Nutrigenome and Gut Microbiome:Chronic Disease Prevention with Crop Phytochemical Diversity, The Molecular Basis of Plant Genetic Diversity. E Daniell and EP Ryan (2012). Prof. Mahmut Caliskan (Ed.), ISBN:978-953-51-0157-4, InTech, DOI:10.5772/33500. 


Fermented Camellia sinensis, Fu Zhuan Tea, regulates hyperlipidemia and transcription factors involved in lipid catabolism. D. Fu, E.P. Ryan, J. Huang, Z. Liu, T.L. Weirk R.L. Snook, T.P. Ryan. Food Research International 2011, doi:10.1016/j.foodres.2011.07.008


Metabolomic and Functional Genomic Analyses Reveal Varietal Differences in Bioactive Compounds of Cooked Rice. A.L. Heuberger, M.R. Lewis, M.H. Chen, M.A. Brick, J.E. Leach, E.P. Ryan. Plos One 2010, 5 (9): e12915

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