Rachel Berry


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I am a research scientist with over 10 years of experience working on various aspects of human nutrition.

I originally joined the Quadram Institute Bioscience as a member of the Micronutrients group working on micronutrient human studies (most notably iron). Following this, I worked for a period in the Nutrition Department at University of East Anglia (UEA), learning systematic review methodologies as part of an FP6 EU-Funded project on micronutrients (EURRECA).

I returned to Quadram Institute Bioscience in 2012 to continue working on European projects within the Food Databanks group, and subsequently took on project management duties for a large FP7 project on bioactives and health (BACCHUS).

I have also contributed to the NU-AGE, EuroDISH, DEDIPAC, QuaLiFY and RICHFIELDS projects, covering a variety of research interests including healthy ageing, the design and coordination of human studies, dietary assessment, research infrastructures and personalized nutrition

Fairweather-Tait S. J., Jennings A., Harvey L. J., Berry R., Walton J., Dainty J. R.. (2017)

Modeling tool for calculating dietary iron bioavailability in iron-sufficient adults

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Bel-Serrat S., Huybrechts I., Thumann B., Hebestreit A., Abuja P. M., de Henauw S., Dubuisson C., Heuer T., Murrin C., Lazzeri G., van Rossum C., Andersen L. F., Szeklicki R., Vioque J., Berry R., P. van der Ploeg H., Ahrens W., Slimani S.. (2017)

Inventory of surveillance systems assessing dietary, physical activity and sedentary behaviours in Europe: a DEDIPAC study

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Dainty J. R., Berry R., Lynch S. R., Harvey L. J., Fairweather-Tait S. J.. (2014)

Estimation of dietary iron bioavailability from food iron intake and iron status.

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Casala E., Matthys C., Péter S., Baka A., Kettler S., McNulty B., Stephen A. M., Verkaik-Kloosterman J., Wollgast J., Berry R., Roe M.. (2014)

Viewpoint: Monitoring and addressing trends in dietary exposure to micronutrients through voluntarily fortified foods in the European Union

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Ristic-Medic D., Dullemeijer C., Tepsiæ J., Petroviæ-Oggiano G., Popoviæ T., Arsiæ A., Glibetiæ M., Souverein O. W., Berry R., Cavelaars A., de Groot L., vant Veer P., Gurinoviæ M.. (2014)

Systematic review with dose-response meta-analyses between iodine intake and biomarkers of iodine status in different population groups.

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Lowe N. M., Dykes F. C., Skinner A. L., Patel S., Wharton-Medina M., Decsi T., Fekete K., Souverein O. W., Dullemeijer C., Cavelaars A. E., Serra-Majem L., Nissensohn M., Bel S., Moreno L. A., Hermoso M., Vollhardt C., Berti C., Cetin I., Gurinovic M., Novakovic R., Harvey L. J., Berry R., Hall-Moran V.. (2013)

EURRECA-Estimating zinc requirements for deriving dietary reference values

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Berry R., Harvey L. J., Hooper L., Hurst R., Brown T. J., Ansett J., King M. J., Fairweather-Tait S. J.. (2013)

The absorption of iron from whole diets: a systematic review

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