Kristina Campbell

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Mutations in the gene for telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) are associated with diseases including dyskeratosis congenita, aplastic anemia, pulmonary fibrosis and cancer. Understanding the molecular basis of these telomerase-associated diseases requires dependable quantitative measurements of telomerase enzyme activity. Furthermore, recent findings(More)
PURPOSE Identifying nutrition-related problems during the early years may provide an opportunity to enhance parents' abilities to support healthy growth and development. The Nutrition Screening Tool for Every Preschooler (NutriSTEP®) is a validated, parent-administered questionnaire designed to identify preschool children at nutritional risk. Parents can(More)
PURPOSE Nutrition and lifestyle habits in early childhood may be key to supporting healthy growth. The Nutrition Screening Tool for Every Preschooler (NutriSTEP®), a validated screening questionnaire for preschool nutrition risk, was implemented in two community health centres. Study objectives were to identify the proportion of children at nutrition risk(More)
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