Research & Outreach

HHS Researchers Spotlight: Connie Weaver

Research by Connie Weaver, Distinguished Professor and Nutrition Science Unit Head, has found that supplementing with soluble corn fiber at two critical times in a woman’s life – adolescence and post-menopause – can help build and retain calcium in bone. The post-menopause findings are published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, and the adolescent findings are published in Journal of Nutrition. The studies are funded by Tate & Lyle Ingredients America LLC. Weaver serves on the scientific advisory board for Pharmative LLC. Read More...

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