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Jenifer Fenton

Team To Develop Risk Assessment Tool For Children Exposed To HIV

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Group of small children in Uganda

Michigan State researchers are developing a risk assessment tool to make sure children who have been exposed to HIV are living their best lives. Because children exposed to…

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NIH Grant to Study How Omega-3 Fatty Acid Stops Lupus

Thursday, June 1, 2017
James Pestka, Jack Harkema and Jenifer Fenton

Michigan State University scientists have received a $2.3 million, five-year National Institutes of Health grant to help uncover why an omega-3 fatty acid, known as DHA, is so…

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Finding Ways to End Fatty Acid Deficiency in Developing Countries

Thursday, July 28, 2016
woman measuring height of small child

An expert on human nutrition at Michigan State University (MSU), Jenifer Fenton knows the harsh consequences of malnutrition. Some of her ongoing work is in Africa, a continent…

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MSU Study: Diet Could Affect Women’s Blood Pressure

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
blood pressure cuff

Two Michigan State University (MSU) researchers have teamed up to take a closer look at how diet may affect the likelihood of developing high blood pressure — also…

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