Tag: Ani Manichaikul

Ani Manichaikul & UVA Researchers’ Omega-3 Findings Move Us Closer to ‘Precision Nutrition’


Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids are found in foods such as nuts and avocados. New UVA research sheds light on how African-American and Hispanic American people's genes influence their bodies'…

Y. Michael Shim, MD, and CPHG’s Ani Manichaikul, PhD, Awarded $3 Million Grant


Y. Michael Shim, MD, a professor of medicine in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and Ani Manichaikul, PhD, an associate professor in the Center for Public Health…

Inside the The American Journal of Human Genetics: A Chat with CPHG’s Ani Manichaikul


Each month, the editors of The American Journal of Human Genetics interview an author of a recently published paper. This month they checked in with Ani to discuss her paper…

CPHG Manichaikul Lab’s Study Reveals American Indigenous Ancestry Raises Hispanics’ Risk for OMEGA-3 Deficiency


Hispanic people with a high percentage of American Indigenous ancestry are at increased risk of a nutritional deficiency that could affect their heart health and contribute to harmful inflammation, new…