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Jones, R B; Alderete, T L; Martin, A A; Geary, B A; Hwang, D H; Palmer, S L; Goran, M I

Probiotic supplementation increases obesity with no detectable effects on liver fat or gut microbiota in obese Hispanic adolescents: a 16-week, randomized, placebo-controlled trial Journal Article

In: Pediatr Obes, vol. 13, no. 11, pp. 705–714, 2018.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: liver fat, microbiome


Gyllenhammer, L E; Alderete, T L; Toledo-Corral, C M; Weigensberg, M; Goran, M I

Saturation of subcutaneous adipose tissue expansion and accumulation of ectopic fat associated with metabolic dysfunction during late and post-pubertal growth Journal Article

In: Int J Obes (Lond), vol. 40, no. 4, pp. 601–606, 2016.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: diabetes risk, liver fat


Walker, R W; Sinatra, F; Hartiala, J; Weigensberg, M; Spruijt-Metz, D; Alderete, T L; Goran, M I; Allayee, H

Genetic and clinical markers of elevated liver fat content in overweight and obese Hispanic children Journal Article

In: Obesity (Silver Spring), vol. 21, no. 12, pp. E790–797, 2013.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: genetic, liver fat

Alderete, TL; Toledo-Corral, CM; Desai, P; Weigensberg, MJ; Goran, MI

Liver fat has a stronger association with risk factors for type 2 diabetes in African-American compared with Hispanic adolescents Journal Article

In: J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab., vol. 98, no. 9, pp. 3748–3754, 2013.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: latino, liver fat


Walker, R W; Lê, K A; Davis, J; Alderete, T L; Cherry, R; Lebel, S; Goran, M I

High rates of fructose malabsorption are associated with reduced liver fat in obese African Americans Journal Article

In: J Am Coll Nutr, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 369–374, 2012.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: fructose, liver fat

Kim, J S; Lê, K A; Mahurkar, S; Davis, J N; Goran, M I

Influence of elevated liver fat on circulating adipocytokines and insulin resistance in obese Hispanic adolescents Journal Article

In: Pediatr Obes, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 158–164, 2012.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: liver fat

Increasing Physical Activity Đecreases Ħepatic Fat and Metabolic Risk Factors Journal Article

In: J Exerc Physiol Online, vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 40–54, 2012.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: liver fat, physical activity