Support The World's Smartest Network

Help the New York Academy of Sciences bring late-breaking scientific information about the COVID-19 pandemic to global audiences. Please make a tax-deductible gift today.

This site uses cookies.
Learn more.


This website uses cookies. Some of the cookies we use are essential for parts of the website to operate while others offer you a better browsing experience. You give us your permission to use cookies, by continuing to use our website after you have received the cookie notification. To find out more about cookies on this website and how to change your cookie settings, see our Privacy policy and Terms of Use.

We encourage you to learn more about cookies on our site in our Privacy policy and Terms of Use.


Special Issue: Annals Reports

Edited by

Ann NY Acad Sci editorial staff

Special Issue: Annals Reports

Published: April 2020

Volume 1465

Published since 1824, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is the Academy’s premier scientific publication.

Learn More


Antenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation: call to action for change in recommendation

Megan W. Bourassa, Saskia J.M. Osendarp, Seth Adu‐Afarwuah, Saima Ahmed, Clayton Ajello, Gilles Bergeron, Robert Black, Parul Christian, Simon Cousens, Saskia de Pee, Kathryn G. Dewey, Shams El Arifeen, Reina Engle‐Stone, Alison Fleet, Alison D. Gernand, John Hoddinott, Rolf Klemm, Klaus Kraemer, Roland Kupka, Erin McLean, Sophie E. Moore, Lynnette M. Neufeld, Lars‐Åke Persson, Kathleen M. Rasmussen, Anuraj H. Shankar, Emily Smith, Christopher R. Sudfeld, Emorn Udomkesmalee, Stephen A. Vosti


Antenatal multiple micronutrient supplementation: where are the long‐term benefits?

Delan Devakumar, David Osrin, Harshpal Singh Sachdev, Audrey Prost



Impact of nitric oxide's bidirectional role on glaucoma: focus on Helicobacter pylori–related nitrosative stress

Apostolis Papaefthymiou, Michael Doulberis, Panagiotis Katsinelos, Christos Liatsos, Stergios A. Polyzos, Georgios Kotronis, Katerina Papanikolaou, Jannis Kountouras



Molecular epidemiology and mechanisms of antibiotic resistance in Enterococcus spp., Staphylococcus spp., and Streptococcus spp. in Africa: a systematic review from a One Health perspective

John Osei Sekyere, Eric Mensah



Precision medicine, agriculture, and genome editing: science and ethics

Carlos G. Moscoso, Kelly R. Potz, Shaoyuan Tan, Pamala A. Jacobson, Kavita M. Berger, Clifford J. Steer



Setting research priorities on multiple micronutrient supplementation in pregnancy

Filomena Gomes, Megan W. Bourassa, Seth Adu‐Afarwuah, Clayton Ajello, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Robert Black, Elisabete Catarino, Ranadip Chowdhury, Nita Dalmiya, Pratibha Dwarkanath, Reina Engle‐Stone, Alison D. Gernand, Sophie Goudet, John Hoddinott, Pernille Kæstel, Mari S. Manger, Christine M. McDonald, Saurabh Mehta, Sophie E. Moore, Lynnette M. Neufeld, Saskia Osendarp, Prema Ramachandran, Kathleen M. Rasmussen, Christine Stewart, Christopher Sudfeld, Keith West, Gilles Bergeron


Associations of maternal glycemia and prepregnancy BMI with early childhood growth: a prospective cohort study

Yaqi Zhang, Zhong Chen, Zhongqiang Cao, Yiming Zhang, Cong Yao, Lin Qiu, Yuanyuan Li, Shunqing Xu, Aifen Zhou, Wei Xia


5‐Nonyloxytryptamine oxalate–embedded collagen–laminin scaffolds augment functional recovery after spinal cord injury in mice

Shikha Kalotra, Vedangana Saini, Harpal Singh, Anuradha Sharma, Gurcharan Kaur


Liver stiffness correlates with serum osteopontin and TAZ expression in human liver cirrhosis

Zohreh Khajehahmadi, Sina Mohagheghi, Saman Nikeghbalian, Bita Geramizadeh, Iraj Khodadadi, Jamshid Karimi, Heidar Tavilani


Musical sonification improves motor control in Parkinson's disease: a proof of concept with handwriting

Lauriane Véron‐Delor, Serge Pinto, Alexandre Eusebio, Jean‐Philippe Azulay, Tatiana Witjas, Jean‐Luc Velay, Jérémy Danna


Functional analysis of hisJ in Aeromonas veronii reveals a key role in virulence

Hai‐peng Zhang, Yuan‐huan Kang, Ling‐cong Kong, An‐qi Ju, Yi‐ming Wang, Inam Muhammad, Dong‐xing Zhang, Ai‐dong Qian, Xiao‐feng Shan, Hong‐xia Ma


Strategies to achieve adequate vitamin A intake for young children: options for Cameroon

Stephen A. Vosti, Justin Kagin, Reina Engle‐Stone, Hanqi Luo, Ann Tarini, Adrienne Clermont, Jules Guintang Assiene, Martin Nankap, Kenneth H. Brown