Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Early time-restricted feeding improves 24-hour glucose levels and affects markers of the circadian clock, aging, and autophagy in humansNutrients.  11. 2019
2018 Circadian regulation of glucose, lipid, and energy metabolism in humansMetabolism.  84:11-27. 2018
2018 Early Time-Restricted Feeding Improves Insulin Sensitivity, Blood Pressure, and Oxidative Stress Even without Weight Loss in Men with PrediabetesCell Metabolism.  27:1212-1221.e3. 2018
2018 Role of resistant starch on diabetes risk factors in people with prediabetes: Design, conduct, and baseline results of the STARCH trialControlled Clinical Trials.  65:99-108. 2018
2017 The use of tri-ponderal mass index and other indices in estimating visceral body fat percentages in adolescentsJAMA Pediatrics.  171:1228. 2017
2017 Tri-ponderal mass index vs body mass index in estimating body fat during adolescenceJAMA Pediatrics.  171:629-636. 2017
2017 Establishing energy requirements for body weight maintenance: Validation of an intake-balance method NCT01672632 NCTBMC Research Notes.  10. 2017
2017 Eight weeks of overfeeding alters substrate partitioning without affecting metabolic flexibility in menInternational Journal of Obesity.  41:887-893. 2017
2017 Brown adipose tissue does not seem to mediate metabolic adaptation to overfeeding in menObesity Research.  25:502-505. 2017
2017 A new universal dynamic model to describe eating rate and cumulative intake curvesAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  105:323-331. 2017
2016 Video chat technology to remotely quantify dietary, supplement and medication adherence in clinical trialsBritish Journal of Nutrition.  116:1646-1655. 2016
2016 Impact of different fecal processing methods on assessments of bacterial diversity in the human intestineFrontiers in Microbiology.  7. 2016
2016 Lifestyle modification intervention improves glycemic control in Mongolian adults who are overweight or obese with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes.Obesity Science and Practice.  2:303-308. 2016
2016 Universal equation for estimating ideal body weight and body weight at any BMIAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  103:1197-1203. 2016
2016 Why are there race/ethnic differences in adult body mass index-adiposity relationships? A quantitative critical reviewObesity Reviews.  17:262-275. 2016
2016 The thermogenic responses to overfeeding and cold are differentially regulatedObesity Research.  24:96-101. 2016
2015 Physical Activity and the Missing CaloriesExercise and Sport Sciences Reviews.  43:107-108. 2015
2015 Scaling of adult regional body mass and body composition as a whole to height: Relevance to body shape and body mass indexAmerican Journal of Human Biology.  27:372-379. 2015
2014 Glycemic control is impaired in the evening in prediabetes through multiple diurnal rhythmsJournal of Diabetes and its Complications.  28:836-843. 2014
2014 MITEoR: A scalable interferometer for precision 21 cm cosmologyMonthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society.  445:1084-1103. 2014
2014 Scaling of adult body weight to height across sex and race/ethnic groups: Relevance to BMIAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  100:1455-1461. 2014
2014 Ten nights of moderate hypoxia improves insulin sensitivity in obese humansDiabetes Care.  37. 2014
2013 Ten nights of moderate hypoxia improves insulin sensitivity in obese humansDiabetes Care.  36. 2013
2013 Relationships between body roundness with body fat and visceral adipose tissue emerging from a new geometrical modelObesity Research.  21:2264-2271. 2013
2013 Resveratrol vs. calorie restriction: Data from rodents to humansExperimental Gerontology.  48:1018-1024. 2013
2013 Testing multifield inflation: A geometric approachPhysical Review D, Particles and fields.  87. 2013
2012 Skeletal muscle mitochondria and aging: A reviewJournal of Aging Research.  2012. 2012
2012 Evolving concepts on adjusting human resting energy expenditure measurements for body sizeObesity Reviews.  13:1001-1014. 2012
2011 Non-Gaussianity in two-field inflationPhysical Review D, Particles and fields.  84. 2011
2011 Testing two-field inflationPhysical Review D, Particles and fields.  83. 2011
2002 Sphingosine-1-phosphate phosphohydrolase in regulation of sphingolipid metabolism and apoptosis.Journal of Cell Biology.  158:1039-1049. 2002
2002 Sphingosine-1-phosphate and lipid phosphohydrolases.BBA - Biochimica et Biophysica Acta.  1582:8-17. 2002
2002 Characterization of murine sphingosine-1-phosphate phosphohydrolase.Journal of Biological Chemistry.  277:8920-8927. 2002
2001 Lost variables in Sagittarius and Cygnus recovered on Nantucket plates.JAAVSO.  29:112-117. 2001
2000 Molecular cloning and characterization of a lipid phosphohydrolase that degrades sphingosine-1- phosphate and induces cell death.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  97:7859-7864. 2000

Education And Training

  • Master of Science in Health Professions and Related Programs, Tulane University 2015
  • Doctor of Science or Mathematics in Physics, Harvard University 2011
  • Master of Science in Technical and Scientific Communication, Imperial College London 2004
  • Master of Science in Applied Mathematics, University of Cambridge 2003
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Physics, Georgetown University 2002
  • Full Name

  • Courtney Peterson