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I am Mariette Abrahams MBA RD, a nutrition consultant and registered Dietitian nutritionist who is passionate about moving healthcare into the precision and prevention age, by helping companies and practitioners to understand developments in the area of nutritional genomics & personalized nutrition. Mariette is currently open to joint venture and consulting opportunities.
Down at HQ
The weather is glorious, the assignments are in, and life is good! On another exciting note, I am also thrilled to have been asked to speak at the Food Matters Live conference (Future Nutrition seminar) in London at the end of this year, so if you would like to meet in person, do come and visit! This issue includes some interesting new research and developments in the field and industry over the last two weeks, I hope you enjoy it!
Ethnicity, sex, FADS genetic variation, and hormonal contraceptive use influence delta-5- and delta-6-desaturase indices and plasma docosahexaenoic acid concentration in young Canadian adults: a cross-sectional study.
New function of obesity gene revealed– mouse study
Another nutrigenetics company launched http://www.caligenix.com/
Personalised nutrition at a click, new platform https://www.gatheredtable.com/
All the Food4me conference presentations are now available, click here to view
About Mariëtte Abrahams
Mariëtte Abrahams MBA RD is a registered Dietitian/Nutritionist and Business consultant. She has gained over 15 years experience in the clinical nutrition and Medical Nutrition industry. She currently consults with businesses in the Biotechnology, functional food and PR industry to use developments in Nutritional Genomics and personalized nutrition to build and develop brands by providing technical expertise, digital services and strategic support. Mariette has a unique skill combination of expert nutrition knowledge as well as business acumen. She is the author of “Practical Nutrigenomics- a guide to setting up your personalized nutrition service” written for health & wellness professionals as well as the developer and presenter of the BDA accredited Nutritional Genomics for nutrition professionals webinar series. Mariëtte is also a PhD student and media spokesperson for the British Dietetics Association. For more details on our services or to discuss your project contact us by clicking here.
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