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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Lipid-based Micronutrient Supplements for Infants and Lactating Women Project Number: 5306-51000-003-11
Project Type: Reimbursable

Start Date: Aug 28, 2009
End Date: Dec 31, 2013

Objective:
To provide the evidence base for improving the vitamin and mineral status of lactating women and their infants.

Approach:
Measure vitamin and mineral status of lactating women and their infants, given a placebo vs. a micronutrient-rich, lipid-based supplement; existing samples will be used from 300 women-infant pairs in Malawi. Documents Trust with N. Carolina State. Log 39801.

Last Modified: 11/28/2014
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