Nominations TiFN Publication Prize 2015

26 May 2016 - Every year, TiFN awards a publication prize to recognise the best scientific publication. This year, for the first time, eleven authors will present their presentation at the Annual Conference (1 june, Wageningen) in a short pitch. The audience will decide who will be the winner of the Publication Prize 2015.

The nominees are:

  • Gijsbers L, Dower JI, Mensink M, Siebelink E, Bakker SJ and Geleijnse JM Effects of sodium and potassium supplementation on blood pressure and arterial stiffness: a fully controlled dietary intervention study. Journal of Human Hypertension, 29, 592 - 598. doi: 10.1038/jhh.2015.3 Abstract can be found here

  • Zhernakova A, Kurilshikov A, Bonder MJ, Tigchelaar EF, Schirmer M, Vatanen T, Mujagic Z, Vich A, Falony G, Vieira-Silva S, Wang J, Imhann F, Brandsma E, Jankipersadsin SA, Joossens M, Cenit MC, Deelen P, Swertz MA, Weersma RK, Feskens EJM, Netea MG, Gevers D, Jonkers D, Franke L, Aulchenko YS, Huttenhower C, Raes J, Hofker MH, Xavier RJ Wijmenga C and Fu J Population-based metagenomics analysis reveals markers for gut microbiome composition and diversity. Science, 352, 565 - 569. doi:10.1126/science.aad3369 Abstract can be found here

  • Hangelbroek RWJ, Fazelzadeh P, Tieland M, Boekschoten MV, Hooiveld GJEJ, Van Duynhoven JPM, Timmons J, Verdijk LB, De Groot LCPGM, Van Loon LJC and Muller M Expression of protocadherin gamma in skeletal muscle tissue is associated with age and muscle weakness. doi:10.1002/jcm.12009 Abstract can be found here

  • Backx EMP, Tieland M, Borgonjen-van den Berg KJ, Claessen PR, Van Loon LJC and De Groot LCPGM Protein intake and lean body mass preservation during energy intake restriction in overweight older adults. International Journal of Obesity, 40, 299 - 304. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2015.182 Abstract can be found here

  • Groen BBL, Horstman AMH, Hamer HM, De Haan M, Van Kranenburg J, Bierau J, Poeze M, Wodzig WKWH, Rasmussen BB and Van Loon LJC Post-prandial muscle protein synthesis: "You are what you just ate". PLoS One, 10, e0141582. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0141582 Abstract can be found here

  • Metselaar KI, Den Besten HMW, Boekhorst J, Van Hijum SAFT, Zwietering MH and Abee T Diversity of acid stress resistant variants of Listeria monocytogenes and the potential role of ribosomal protein. Frontiers in Microbiology, 2, 422. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2015.00422 Abstract can be found here

  • Berendsen EM, Boekhorst J, Kuipers OP and Wells-Bennik MHJ A mobile genetic element profoundly increases heat resistance of bacterial spores. International Society for Microbial Ecology Journal (ISME), 1 - 17. doi:10.1038/ismej.2016.59 Abstract can be found here

  • Rovers TAM, Sala G, Van der Linden E and Meinders MBJ Effect of temperature and pressure on the stability of protein microbubbles. ACS Applied materials and interfaces, 8, 333 - 340. doi: 10.1021/acsami.5b08527 Abstract can be found here

  • Liu K, Tian Y, Stieger M, Van der Linden E and Van de Velde F Evidence for ball-bearing mechanism of microparticulated whey protein as fat replacer in liquid and semi-sold multi-component model foods. Food Hydrocolloids, Abstract can be found here
  • Tromp S, Haijema R, Rijgersberg H and Van der Vorst J On preventing chilled-food waste at the retail outlet. International Journal of Production Economics, submitted

  • Van Gastelen S, Antunes-Fernandes EC, Hettinga KA, Klop G, Alferink SJJ, Hendriks WH and Dijkstra J Enteric methane production, rumen volatile fatty acid concentrations, and milk fatty acid composition in lactating Holstein-Friesian cows fed grass silage- or corn silage-based diets. Journal of Dairy Science, 98, 1915 - 1927. 10.3168/jds.2014-8552  Abstract can be found here