Dr. Alida Melse is Assistant Professor in the Division of Human Nutrition at Wageningen University. She received her MSc and PhD from Wageningen University 1997 and 2003, respectively.
- Proxy markers of serum retinol concentration, used alone and in combination, to assess population vitamin A status in Kenyan children: a cross-sectional study. Talsma EF, Verhoef H, Brouwer ID, Mburu-de Wagt AS, Hulshof P, Melse-Boonstra A. BMC Med. 2015 Feb 11;13(1):30. doi: 10.1186/s12916-014-0256-5.
- Zinc biofortification of rice in China: a simulation of zinc intake with different dietary patterns. Qin Y, Melse-Boonstra A, Yuan B, Pan X, Dai Y, Zhou M, Wegmueller R, Zhao J, Kok FJ, Shi Z. Nutrients. 2012 Jun;4(6):517-28.
- Sharply higher rates of iron deficiency in obese Mexican women and children are predicted by obesity-related inflammation rather than by differences in dietary iron intake. Cepeda-Lopez AC, Osendarp SJ, Melse-Boonstra A, Aeberli I, Gonzalez-Salazar F, Feskens E, Villalpando S, Zimmermann MB. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 May;93(5):975-83.
- Iodine deficiency in pregnancy, infancy and childhood and its consequences for brain development. Melse-Boonstra A, Jaiswal N. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010 Feb;24(1):29-38.
- A dual-isotope-labeling method of studying the bioavailability of hexaglutamyl folic acid relative to that of monoglutamyl folic acid in humans by using multiple orally administered low doses. Melse-Boonstra A, Verhoef P, West CE, van Rhijn JA, van Breemen RB, Lasaroms JJ, Garbis SD, Katan MB, Kok FJ. Am J Clin Nutr. 2006 Nov;84(5):1128-33.