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- Akilimali, Pierre Z., et al. Show all 16 Authors
- Nutrients 2016 v.8 no.2
- C-reactive protein; altitude; blood serum; children; ferritin; folic acid; glycoproteins; hemoglobin; iron; iron deficiency anemia; nationalities and ethnic groups; nutrient deficiencies; nutritional intervention; retinol-binding protein; transferrin receptors; vitamin A; vitamin B12; women; zinc; Democratic Republic of the Congo
- ... Little is known about the micronutrient status of women and children in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, which is critical for the design of effective nutrition interventions. We recruited 744 mother-child pairs from South Kivu (SK) and Kongo Central (KC). We determined hemoglobin (Hb), serum zinc, vitamin B12, folate, ferritin, soluble transferrin receptor (sTfR), retinol binding protein (RB ...