Bruce N. Ames Media Downloads

Coming Soon:

  • Drs. Ames and Patrick Interview on KALX 90.7 FM, Part one will air June 13, 2014 at noon and Part two will air June 27, 2014

    In the News:

  • Nestle Aiming to Develop a Nespresso of Nutrients by Matthew Boyle Monday, June 23, 2014

  • 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:

    Administrative Assistant,
    Teresa Klask
    Phone: (510) 450-7627
    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

    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 Moffitt Cancer Center on May 2015. Lecture Title: Vitamin and Mineral Inadequacy Accelerates Aging-Associated Diseases
    Select this Link for a copy of the abstract