Winners of Urakami Foundation Travel Award

Name Country / Region Title of the Abstract
Kasuni Akalanka Sri Lanka Serum lipid profiles of newly diagnosed breast cancer patients in Sri Lanka
Jain Akanksha India Trans Fatty Acid Content Of Fats/Oils Being Used For Frying: Experimental Study Among Halwais In An Urban Slum Of Delhi
Phatchawan Arjinajarn Thailand Riceberry Bran Extract Protects Gentamicin-Induced Nephrotoxicity through Modulating Nrf-2 Pathway
Bohari Bohari Indonesia Dynamic Model Approach Estimate Insidence Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus In South Sulawesi, Indonesia
Maria Julia G. Gubat Philippines Satiety responses and changes in ghrelin levels with intake of brown rice and white rice in Filipino adults
Sitti Khadijah Hamid Indonesia Socioeconomic Status-Dependent Associations Between Life Style and Metabolic Syndrome : Urban Area In Indonesia (2007 Riskesdas Data Analysis)
Md. Mehedi Hasan Bangladesh Household food insecurity is seasonally associated with child under-nutrition and mediated by dietary diversity in Bangladesh
canxia He China Protective effects of Sulforaphane on human bladder cancer both in vivo and in vitro
Lwin Mar Hlaing Myanmar Can an optimized diet reduce the risk of iron supplementation on other micronutrients and growth of 12-23-month old Myanmar children?
Ping Hu China Evaluation of Cognitive and Behavioral Effects of new Media Education way Intervention to eating out in junior class university students
Cherry C. Maramag Philippines Effect of 10-month Provision of High-calcium Milk and Weight-bearing Exercise on Bone Mineral Status of 7-8 y/o Prepubertal Girls
Cyprian Ouma Kenya Estimating the prevalence of child malnutrition and mortality among the pastoral community of Tonj North County, South Sudan.
Pornpimol Panprathip Thailand Folate, MTHFR C677T polymorphism and risk of colorectal cancer among Thais
Irum Perveen Pakistan Cleavage of carotenoids (Beta-carotene, lycopene and zeaxanthin) to flavor compounds by a recombinant extracellular peroxidise of Thermobifida fusca (TfuDyP).
Widiastuti Setyaningsih Indonesia Profile of Individual Phenolics in Rice (Oryza sativa): Varietal Differences, Compounds Distribution and Composition Changes in Grains during Rice Production
Meenu Singh India Nutrient Claims on Indian Packaged Foods: Do They Meet the Substantiation Criteria of Codex Alimentarius?
Jyoti Vijay India Micronutrient Sprinkles Intervention Improved Growth of Indian Children Aged 6-18 Months
Reidinar Juliane Wardoyo Singapore Assessing the Impact of Food Regulations in Singapore: A Content Analysis of F&B Advertising Landscape
Roseline Wai Kuan Yap Malaysia Gene-diet interaction effect between angiotensin II type 1 receptor (AGTR1) gene polymorphism and dietary pattern on lipids in Malaysian adults
Andrew Z. H. Yee Singapore Tele Tubbies: TV Food Advertising and Intention to Eat Unhealthily Among Children in Singapore

Winners of ACN2015 Travel Award

Name Country / Region Title of the Abstract
Arvin Paul P. Tuano Philippines Relative Effect of Apparent Amylose Content on Glycemic Response and Short-term Satiety of Cooked Milled Non-Waxy Indica Rices
Aryati Ahmad Malaysia Metabolic Effects Of High And Low Sugar Diets On Plasma Small, Dense LDL Cconcentration.
Fabrice Fabien DONGHO DONGMO Cameroon Effect of domestic cooking on carotenoids content and proximate composition of some Cameroonian foods prepared with crude palm oil
Jae In Jung Korea Nobiletin suppresses high-fat diet-stimulated tumor growth and lymph node metastasis of B16F10 melanoma cells in a mouse allograft cancer model
Ju Ri Ham Korea Dietary syringic acid improves diet-induced hepatosteatosis and insulin resistance in mice
Lindawati Wibowo Indonesia Evidence-based Policy, accepted and should not be forgotten
Maharshi Bhaswant Australia Queen Garnet plums in a rat model of diet-induced metabolic syndrome
Matthew Kelly Australia Thailand's food retail transformation: a mixed method study of diet quality and nutrition impacts
Mindani I Watawana Sri Lanka Enhancement of Polyphenols, Antioxidant and Starch Hydrolase Inhibitory Activities of Ten Edible Plants by Kombucha (Tea Fungus) Fermentation
Nicolas Policarpe Nolla Cameroon Assessment of nutritional status of preschool children in the Bangang rural community, Cameroon.
Orapin Insuan Thailand Effect of a High-Fat and High-Fructose Diet on the Early Stages of Hepatocarcinogenesis in Diethylnitrosamine-initiated Rats
Piyanit Churak Thailand Thai food consumption, nutritional status, and impact on environment
Seong Ting Chen Malaysia Nutrition Education Program to Improve Care Providers Nutrition Management for Disability Population in Rehabilitation Centres in Malaysia
Shakti Deep Pachauri India Anti-hypertensive effect of Morinda citrifolia (Noni) fruit extract in rat models of genetic and L-NAME induced hypertension
Syed Mahfuz Al Hasan Bangladesh Dietary Diversity is Associated with Increased Micronutrients Intake of Rural Pregnant Women of Bangladesh
Te Chih Jim Wong Taiwan The effect of dietary omega-6/omega-3 fatty acid ratio on muscle mass in hemodialysis patients
Tien-Jui Lee USA The Protective Effect of Ketogenic Diet on Cognitive Function Is Related to Inhibiting Inflammation in the Hippocampus
Wulung A. Hanandita UK The Double Burden of Malnutrition in Indonesia: Social Determinants and Geographical Variations
Xianglong Xu China The effect of the Sichuan Earthquake on diet among women: A study after the earthquake happened one year
Yunhee Kang USA Community-based participatory nutrition promotion program improved child feeding practices among caregivers in rural Eastern Ethiopia: a cluster randomized trial
Yu-Sheng Lai Taiwan Association of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis with atherogenic lipoprotein profile and electronegative-LDL in a high fat/high cholesterol diet fed hamster model

Winners of ACN2015 Young Investigator Award

Name Country / Region Title of the Abstract
Misora Ao Japan High prevalence of vitamin B12 deficiency in patients with Crohn's disease
Szu-Hua Chen Taiwan The relationship of glycemic control and dietary patterns to the sleep quality on type 2 diabetes patients
YitSiew Chin Malaysia Impact of Teacher-Led Healthy Lifestyle Intervention Program on the Knowledge, Attitude and Practice among Malaysian Adolescents Living in School Hostels
Zaynah T. Chowdhury USA Qualitative Research to Understand Caregiver Feeding Behaviors and Attitudes in Rural Bangladesh
Hidehiro Furumoto Japan The effect of hydroxy and oxo fatty acids generated by Lactobacillus plantarum on oxidative stress.
Yukino Hatazawa Japan PGC1alpha regulates branched-chain amino acid metabolism in the skeletal muscle
Chika Horikawa Japan Metabolic characteristics and nutritional intake according to differences in income level in Japan: Analysis from National Health and Nutrition Survey
Yoshimi Kishimoto Japan Gene expressions of HO-1 and inflammatory factors in HUVECs are drastically induced by palmitic acid and diversely modulated by polyphenols
Phuong Le Vu Japan Prolyl-hydroxyproline Contributes to the Effects of Dietary Collagen on Gene Expression in the Skin
Jacus S. Nacis Philippines A Common Variant in the FTO Gene and Macronutrient Intake is Associated with Obesity Risk Among Filipino Adults
Miho Ota Japan Effect of L-theanine on glutamatergic function in patients with schizophrenia
Glenn G. Oyong Philippines Bioactive Compounds In Berberis vulgaris Exhibit Cytotoxicity In Cancer Cells And Demonstrate Cytoprotective Ability Against Oxidative Stress In Human Fibroblasts
Eri Saito Japan A multi-faceted omics study on the mechanism of the suppressive effect of egg shell membrane on DSS-induced colitis in mice
Takashi Sasaki Japan Functions of AMPK and PPARg for exercise-induced LPL in skeletal muscle.
Tomoki Sato Japan The roles of GPD1 in exercise capacity.
Yuko Terada Japan Sulfur-containing volatiles of durian activate the thermogenesis-inducing receptors TRPA1 and TRPV1
Yasutake Tomata Japan Green tea consumption and the risk of incident dementia in elderly Japanese: the Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study
Peipei Zhang Japan Vitamin B6 prevents IL1b production through inhibition of NLRP3 inflammasome activation

Winners of ICN2021 Preparation Committee Award for Poster Presentation

Name Country / Region Title of the Abstract
Phyllis Addo China School-based Nutrition Education Intervention among Overweight/Obese Children
Thushari Bandara Sri Lanka Adequacy of Breast Milk Intake among Exclusively Breast-fed Sri Lankan Infants
Chih-Wei Chang Taiwan Effects of Cocoa, Coffee, Green Tea, and Garcinia Complex Supplement on Lipid Profile in Hamsters
Sijing Chen Japan Plasma Levels of Advanced Glycation End Products during Pathogenic Progress of Diabetes in Spontaneously Diabetic Torii Rats
Kar Hau Chong Malaysia Associations between Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour with Cognitive Function Among Healthy Adolescents in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Yurika Otoki Japan Lc-Ms/Ms Analysis of Choline/Ethanolamine Plasmalogens via Promotion of Alkali Metals Adduct Formation
SIRINYA PHULKERD Australia A Review of Previous Efforts to Monitor and Evaluate The Implementation of Healthy Food Environment Policies by Governments
Fasty Arum Utami Indonesia Association of Nutrition Status, Dietary Intake, Physical Activity, and Metabolic Syndrome in Hospital Employee
Jyoti Vijay India Micronutrient Sprinkles Intervention Improved Growth of Indian Children Aged 6-18 Months