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Acronyms and Abbreviations

25-(OH)D 25-hydroxyvitamin D

ACE Angiotensin converting enzyme

ADMIT Atherosclerotic Disease Multiple Intervention Trial

AI Adequate Intake

AMDR Acceptable Macronutrient Distribution Range

ARBITER Trial Arterial Biology for the Investigation for the Treatment Effects of Reducing Cholesterol

AREDS Age-Related Macular Degeneration Study

BP Blood pressure

CNPP Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

CRIC Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort

CRP C-reactive protein

CSFII Continuing Survey of Food Intake by Individuals

cSHMT Cytoplasmic serine hydroxymethyltransferase

C-SIDE Software that implements methods to estimate the usual intake distributions, available through Iowa State University

CVD Cardiovascular disease

DBP Diastolic blood pressure

DFE Dietary folate equivalents

DHA Docosahexaenoic acid

DNA Deoxyribonucleic acid

DRI Dietary Reference Intake

Suggested Citation:"Appendix G. Acronyms and Abbreviations." Institute of Medicine. 2007. Dietary Reference Intakes Research Synthesis: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/11767.
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EAR Estimated Average Requirement

EDTA Ethylendiaminetetraacetic acid

EPA Eicosapentaenoic acid

ERS Economic Research Service

FAD Flavin-adenine dinucleotide

FAO Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations

FMN Flavin mononucleotide

GI Gastrointestinal

HDL-C High-density lipoprotein cholesterol

HIV Human immunodeficiency virus

IAAB Indicator amino acid balance

IAAO Indicator amino acid oxidation

ISU Iowa State University

LDL Low-density lipoprotein

MeSH Medical Subject Heading

MTHFD1 Methyl-tetrahydrofolate dehydrogenase 1

MTHFR Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase

NAP National Academies Press

NCI National Cancer Institute

NHANES National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey—a survey conducted periodically by the National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

NHBLI National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

NIH National Institutes of Health

NYC Health Dept New York City Health Department

OPEN Observing Protein and Energy Nutrition Study

Suggested Citation:"Appendix G. Acronyms and Abbreviations." Institute of Medicine. 2007. Dietary Reference Intakes Research Synthesis: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/11767.
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PEMT Phosphatidylethanolamin-N-methyltransferase

PLCO Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Cohort

PLS-DA Partial Least Squares for Discriminant Analysis. A multivariate inverse least squares discrimination method used to classify samples

PTH Parathyroid hormone

RAE Retinol activity equivalents

RDA Recommended Dietary Allowance

SBP Systolic blood pressure

SELECT Selenium and Vitamin E Chemoprevention Trial

SNDA School Nutrition Dietary Assessment Studies

SNP Single nucleotide polymorphism

SUVIMAX Suppléments en Vitamines et Minéraux Antioydants

TEE Total Energy Expenditure

TfR Transferrin receptor

TNF-alpha Tumor necrosis factor-alpha

UL Tolerable Upper Intake Level

USDA U.S. Department of Agriculture

WHO World Health Organization

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