Catharine Ross

Professor in Nutritional Science; Dorothy Foehr Huck Chair

Catharine Ross

Research Summary

Vitamin A metabolism; hepatic retinoid function and gene expression; vitamin A in infection and immunity.

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Vitamin A Vitamin D Calcium Diet Recommended Dietary Allowances Liver Child Cohort Studies Infections Atherosclerosis Inflammation Retinoic Acid 4 Hydroxylase Methylation Growth Fats Infection National Academies Of Science, Engineering, And Medicine (U.S.) Genes Serum Apolipoproteins Retinoic Acid Receptors Dietetics Dietary Reference Intakes Retinoids Blood Vessels

Most Recent Papers

Vitamin A Metabolism in the Fetus and Neonate

Libo Tan, A. Ross, 2021, on p. 6

Vitamin A

A. Ross, 2021, on p. 8

An atherogenic diet disturbs aquaporin 5 expression in liver and adipocyte tissues of apolipoprotein e-deficient mice

Inês V. da Silva, Courtney A. Whalen, Floyd J. Mattie, Cristina Florindo, Neil K. Huang, Sandra G. Heil, Thomas Neuberger, A. Catharine Ross, Graça Soveral, Rita Castro, 2021, Biomedicines on p. 1-16

Our current dietary reference intakes for Vitamin A-now 20 years old

A. Catharine Ross, Nancy E. Moran, 2020, Current Developments in Nutrition

Vitamin A Corrects Tissue Deficits in Diet-Induced Obese Mice and Reduces Influenza Infection After Vaccination and Challenge

Rhiannon R. Penkert, Valerie Cortez, Erik A. Karlsson, Brandi Livingston, Sherri L. Surman, Yaqi Li, A. Catharine Ross, Stacey Schultz-Cherry, Julia L. Hurwitz, 2020, Obesity on p. 1631-1636

No effect of diet-induced mild hyperhomocysteinemia on vascular methylating capacity, atherosclerosis progression, and specific histone methylation

Courtney A. Whalen, Floyd J. Mattie, Cristina Florindo, Bertrand van Zelst, Neil K. Huang, Isabel Tavares de Almeida, Sandra G. Heil, Thomas Neuberger, A. Catharine Ross, Rita Castro, 2020, Nutrients on p. 1-15

Perturbed Vitamin A Status Induced by Iron Deficiency Is Corrected by Iron Repletion in Rats with Pre-Existing Iron Deficiency

Yaqi Li, Cheng Hsin Wei, Xia Xiao, Michael H. Green, A. Catharine Ross, 2020, Journal of Nutrition on p. 1989-1995

Dietary Iron Repletion Stimulates Hepatic Mobilization of Vitamin A in Previously Iron-Deficient Rats as Determined by Model-Based Compartmental Analysis

Yaqi Li, Cheng Hsin Wei, Michael H. Green, A. Catharine Ross, 2020, Journal of Nutrition on p. 1982-1988

Fermentable fibers induce rapid macro- And micronutrient depletion in Toll-like receptor 5-deficient mice

Rachel M. Golonka, Beng San Yeoh, Yaqi Li, Piu Saha, Ahmed A. Abokor, Xi Cheng, Xia Xiao, Darshan Shimoga Chandrashekar, Sooryanarayana Varambally, David J. Gonzalez, A. Catharine Ross, Matam Vijay-Kumar, 2020, American Journal of Physiology on p. G955-G965

Using the human CYP26A1 gene promoter as a suitable tool for the determination of RAR-mediated retinoid activity

Reza Zolfaghari, Floyd J. Mattie, Cheng Hsin Wei, David R. Chisholm, Andrew Whiting, A. Catharine Ross, 2020, Methods in Enzymology on p. 561-590

Most-Cited Papers

The 2011 report on dietary reference intakes for calcium and vitamin D from the Institute of Medicine

A. Catharine Ross, Jo Ann E. Manson, Steven A. Abrams, John F. Aloia, Patsy M. Brannon, Steven K. Clinton, Ramon A. Durazo-Arvizu, J. Christopher Gallagher, Richard L. Gallo, Glenville Jones, Christopher S. Kovacs, Susan T. Mayne, Clifford J. Rosen, Sue A. Shapses, 2011, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism on p. 53-58

IOM committee members respond to endocrine society vitamin D guideline

Clifford J. Rosen, Steven A. Abrams, John F. Aloia, Patsy M. Brannon, Steven K. Clinton, Ramon A. Durazo-Arvizu, J. Christopher Gallagher, Richard L. Gallo, Glenville Jones, Christopher S. Kovacs, Jo Ann E. Manson, Susan T. Mayne, A. Catharine Ross, Sue A. Shapses, Christine L. Taylor, 2012, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism on p. 1146-1152

Cytochrome P450s in the regulation of cellular retinoic acid metabolism

A. Catharine Ross, Reza Zolfaghari, 2011, Annual Review of Nutrition on p. 65-87

The 2011 Dietary Reference Intakes for Calcium and Vitamin D

A. Catharine Ross, Joann E. Manson, Steven A. Abrams, John F. Aloia, Patsy M. Brannon, Steven K. Clinton, Ramon A. Durazo-Arvizu, J. Christopher Gallagher, Richard L. Gallo, Glenville Jones, Christopher S. Kovacs, Susan T. Mayne, Clifford J. Rosen, Sue A. Shapses, 2011, Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics on p. 524-527

Vitamin A and retinoic acid in T cell-related immunity

A. Catharine Ross, 2012, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition on p. 1166S-1172S

Inflammation and nutritional science for programs/policies and interpretation of research evidence (INSPIRE)

Daniel J. Raiten, Fayrouz A. Sakr Ashour, A. Catharine Ross, Simin N. Meydani, Harry D. Dawson, Charles B. Stephensen, Bernard J. Brabin, Parminder S. Suchdev, Ben Van Ommen, Namanjeet Ahluwalia, Tahmeed Ahmed, Lindsay Allen, Melinda Beck, Helene Blanchard, Eleanor Brindle, Kenneth Brown, Philip Calder, William Checkley, Kate Claycombe, Christian Coles, Fabian Esamai, Henrik Friis, Elizabeth Gardner, Steve Grinspoon, Richard Guerrant, Marc Hellerstein, Janet Hunt, Janet King, Kirk Klasing, Bas Kramer, Kristine Koski, Christine Northrop-Clewes, Christine Pfeiffer, Andrew Prentice, Manuel Ramirez-Zea, Patrick Van Rheenan, Lothar Rink, Suman Srinivasa, Christine Stabell Benn, Kevin Sullivan, David Thurnham, Ravi Varadhan, Andre Van Der Ven, Jeremy Walston, Jeff Xia, 2015, Journal of Nutrition on p. 1039S-1108S

Use of quantitative molecular diagnostic methods to investigate the effect of enteropathogen infections on linear growth in children in low-resource settings

Elizabeth T. Rogawski, Jie Liu, James A. Platts-Mills, Furqan Kabir, Paphavee Lertsethtakarn, Mery Siguas, Shaila S. Khan, Ira Praharaj, Arinao Murei, Rosemary Nshama, Buliga Mujaga, Alexandre Havt, Irene A. Maciel, Darwin J. Operario, Mami Taniuchi, Jean Gratz, Suzanne E. Stroup, James H. Roberts, Adil Kalam, Fatima Aziz, Shahida Qureshi, M. Ohedul Islam, Pimmada Sakpaisal, Sasikorn Silapong, Pablo P. Yori, Revathi Rajendiran, Blossom Benny, Monica McGrath, Jessica C. Seidman, Dennis Lang, Michael Gottlieb, Richard L. Guerrant, Aldo A.M. Lima, Jose Paulo Leite, Amidou Samie, Pascal O. Bessong, Nicola Page, Ladaporn Bodhidatta, Carl Mason, Sanjaya Shrestha, Ireen Kiwelu, Estomih R. Mduma, Najeeha T. Iqbal, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Tahmeed Ahmed, Rashidul Haque, Gagandeep Kang, Laura E. Murray-Kolb, A. Catharine Ross, Barbara Schaefer, 2018, The Lancet Global Health on p. e1319-e1328

Causal Pathways from Enteropathogens to Environmental Enteropathy

Margaret N. Kosek, Tahmeed Ahmed, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Laura Caulfield, Richard L. Guerrant, Eric Houpt, Gagandeep Kang, Gwenyth Lee, Aldo A.M. Lima, Benjamin J.J. McCormick, James Platts-Mills, Jessica C. Seidman, Rebecca R. Blank, Michael Gottlieb, Stacey L. Knobler, Dennis R. Lang, Mark A. Miller, Karen H. Tountas, William Checkley, Carl J. Mason, Laura E. Murray-Kolb, William A. Petri, Pascal Bessong, Rashidul Haque, Sushil John, Estomih R. Mduma, Reinaldo B. Oriá, Prakash Sunder Shrestha, Sanjaya Kumar Shrestha, Erling Svensen, Anita K.M. Zaidi, Cláudia B. Abreu, Angel Mendez Acosta, Imran Ahmed, A. M. Shamsir Ahmed, Asad Ali, Ramya Ambikapathi, Leah Barrett, Aubrey Bauck, Eliwaza Bayyo, Ladaporn Bodhidatta, Anuradha Bose, J. Daniel Carreon, Ram Krishna Chandyo, Vivek Charu, Hilda Costa, Rebecca Dillingham, Alessandra Di Moura, Barbara Schaefer, A. Catharine Ross, 2017, EBioMedicine on p. 109-117

Use of quantitative molecular diagnostic methods to assess the aetiology, burden, and clinical characteristics of diarrhoea in children in low-resource settings

James A. Platts-Mills, Jie Liu, Elizabeth T. Rogawski, Furqan Kabir, Paphavee Lertsethtakarn, Mery Siguas, Shaila S. Khan, Ira Praharaj, Arinao Murei, Rosemary Nshama, Buliga Mujaga, Alexandre Havt, Irene A. Maciel, Timothy L. McMurry, Darwin J. Operario, Mami Taniuchi, Jean Gratz, Suzanne E. Stroup, James H. Roberts, Adil Kalam, Fatima Aziz, Shahida Qureshi, M. Ohedul Islam, Pimmada Sakpaisal, Sasikorn Silapong, Pablo P. Yori, Revathi Rajendiran, Blossom Benny, Monica McGrath, Benjamin J.J. McCormick, Jessica C. Seidman, Dennis Lang, Michael Gottlieb, Richard L. Guerrant, Aldo A.M. Lima, Jose Paulo Leite, Amidou Samie, Pascal O. Bessong, Nicola Page, Ladaporn Bodhidatta, Carl Mason, Sanjaya Shrestha, Ireen Kiwelu, Estomih R. Mduma, Najeeha T. Iqbal, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Tahmeed Ahmed, Laura E. Murray-Kolb, A. Catharine Ross, Barbara Schaefer, 2018, The Lancet Global Health on p. e1309-e1318

Epidemiology and Impact of Campylobacter Infection in Children in 8 Low-Resource Settings

Caroline Amour, Jean Gratz, Estomih R. Mduma, Erling Svensen, Elizabeth T. Rogawski, Monica McGrath, Jessica C. Seidman, Benjamin J.J. McCormick, Sanjaya Shrestha, Amidou Samie, Mustafa Mahfuz, Shahida Qureshi, Aneeta Hotwani, Sudhir Babji, Dixner Rengifo Trigoso, Aldo A.M. Lima, Ladaporn Bodhidatta, Pascal Bessong, Tahmeed Ahmed, Sadia Shakoor, Gagandeep Kang, Margaret N. Kosek, Richard L. Guerrant, Dennis R. Lang, Michael Gottlieb, Eric R. Houpt, James A. Platts-Mills, Angel Mendez Acosta, Rosa Rios de Burga, Cesar Banda Chavez, Julian Torres Flores, Maribel Paredes Olotegui, Silvia Rengifo Pinedo, Mery Siguas Salas, Angel Orbe Vasquez, Imran Ahmed, Didar Alam, Asad Ali, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Muneera Rasheed, Sajid Soofi, Ali Turab, Anita K.M. Zaidi, Carl J. Mason, Anuradha Bose, Ajila T. George, Dinesh Hariraju, Laura E. Murray-Kolb, A. Catharine Ross, Barbara Schaefer, 2016, Clinical Infectious Diseases on p. 1171-1179