Definitions

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  • n. The field of study that examines how the interaction between genetics and nutrition affects human health, specifically to devise a personalized diet to improve or maintain good health.

Etymologies

Blend of nutrition and genomics (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • This field, called nutrigenomics,iii offers a powerful way for you to control your destiny.

    Mark Hyman, MD: Why Your Genes Don't Determine Your Health

  • There is an emerging field of study known as nutrigenomics.

    Forever Young

  • Sacramento area is a leader in research in the field of nutrigenomics, that is tailoring your diet should be if it is to be tailored to your genetic expression?

    WN.com - Articles related to Sleep your way to health and happiness

  • The research is part of a fast-moving field called nutrigenomics, which studies the effects of food on gene expression and disease.

    EurekAlert! - Breaking News

  • The research is part of a fast-moving field called nutrigenomics, which studies the effects of food on gene expression, and by understanding the roles of specific nutrients and how they might cause diseases, scientists could recommend specific foods for an individual based on his or her Collaborative center established to reduce obesity-related deaths in African-American and Latino communities

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • An Alltech representative earlier in the program discussed nutrigenomics, which is the study of how nutrition affects gene expression.

    TheHorse.com News

  • For example, the emerging science of "nutrigenomics" seeks to combine insights from genome research with our understanding of how diet choices affect health.

    The FDA Takes on Cheerios

  • The emerging field of "nutrigenomics" looks at how food interacts with genes.

    BBC News | News Front Page | World Edition

  • "What was encouraging about this conference was the progress science is making in areas such as nutrigenomics and that is making the marketing job easier."

    NutraIngredients RSS

  • But 'nutrigenomics', they say, is something better because it aims to identify the genetic factors that influence the body's response to diet and studies how the bioactive constituents of food affect gene expression.

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