Bruce N. Ames Media Downloads

In the News:

  • NIEHS's Environmental Health Perspectives journal facebook page regarding our Vitamin D Autism study Wednesday, March 12, 2014.

  • Causal link found between vitamin D, serotonin synthesis and autism in new study Wednesday, February 26, 2014.

  • New research indicates causal link between vitamin D, serotonin synthesis and autism Wednesday, February 26, 2014.

  • ABC News story regarding the CHORI-Bar Thursday, September 13th, 2012.

  • San Francisco Chronicle Article presenting the CHORI-Bar Sunday, May 20th, 2012.

    Nutrition and Metabolism Online Presentations

  • Contact Information

    Mailing Address:
    Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI),
    5700 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Oakland CA 94609.
    Phone: (510) 450-7625
    CHORI E-mail:

    The CHORI-bar

    You might ask yourself...

    • Can a nutrition bar, improve metabolism naturally, without drugs, secondarily improve quality of lifeof individuals with the co-morbidities of obesity, such as asthma, diabetes, and hypertension?

    Well ... The Ames lab is currently creating just that type of nutrition bar

    • A clinical trial in obese adolescent asthmatics has been initiated, in collaboration with Dr. Karen Hardywho directs the Pulmonary Medical Group at Children's Hospital Oakland, and led by Dr. Mustafa Bseirki, a pulmonary fellow. A brief description of the study follows.
    • link to our CHORI-Bar webpage
    Select this link for a copy of our CHORI-Bar History document

    Downloadable Media

    The downloadable media section is constantly being updated.

    Dr. Ames' publications are also available by request to students and colleagues.
    To request copies of Dr. Ames' publications, please fill out this electronic form.

    Dr. Ames current lecture abstract presented to The Commonwealth Medical College on April 12, 2012Lecture Title: Vitamin and Mineral Inadequacy Accelerates Aging-Associated Diseases
    Select this Link for a copy of the abstract

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