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Body composition of New Zealand-born term babies differs by ethnicity, gestational age and sex

NZ Research Abstract

posted by Research Admin 1 on 20 November 2019


Tanith Alexander
Cathryn A. Conlon
Greg D. Gamble
Pamela R. von Hurst
L. van Dorp
B. Ichhpuniani
R. Housh
P. Ke
Frank Bloomfield

Year of Publication



Early Human Development, Vol 140, January 2020, 104924

Publication Type

Journal article


This study examines healthy newborns' body composition by ethnicity with an aim to provide important data for future metabolic risk in the New Zealand context.

Type of Study

*Observational study

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