Professor David Fraser

AM, BVSc, PhD
Emeritus Professor in Animal Science  

B19 - R.M.C. Gunn Building
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 9351 2139
Fax +61 2 9351 2114

Research interests

Rickets in Mongolia

Rickets in Bangladesh Evolutionary Biology Intestional Absorption Leadership in Veterinary Science

Awards and honours

David was awarded the Member in the General Division (AM) for the many contributions David has made to advancing research in animal nutrition, to understanding of Calcium and Vitamin D in human development, and to his leadership in the veterinary profession.

Selected grants

2008

  • Vitamin D in Australian lean red meat; Fraser D, Greenfield H; Meat and Livestock Australia Ltd/Human Nutrition Research Program.

2007

  • Vitamin D in Australian lean red meat; Fraser D; Meat and Livestock Australia Ltd/Human Nutrition Research Program.

2005

  • Chair of Dairy Science; Fraser D, Fulkerson W; Future Dairy/Research Support.

2002

  • Genetic, pubertal and nutritional determinants of peak bone mass accretion in adolescence; Fraser D, Greenfield H, Du X; Nestle Foundation (Switzerland)/Research Grant.

2000

  • Development of a non-invasive test of stress in laying hens; Bryden W, Fraser D, Downing J; Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation/Research and Development Projects.
  • Chair of Dairy Science; Fraser D, Fulkerson W; Dairy Australia/Research and Development Grants.

Selected publications

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Edited Books

  • Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2008). Towards a Sino-Australia dairy research and training program (SADRAT). Australia: University of Sydney.

Journals

  • Liu, J., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2014). An exploratory study of the content of vitamin D compounds in selected samples of Australian eggs. Nutrition and Dietetics, 71(1), 46-50. [More Information]
  • Wilkens, M., Liesegang, A., Richter, J., Fraser, D., Breves, G., Schroder, B. (2014). Differences in peripartial plasma parameters related to calcium homeostasis of dairy sheep and goats in comparison with cows. Journal of Dairy Research, 81(3), 325-332. [More Information]
  • Hyde, M., Fraser, D. (2014). In vivo measurement of the absorption of strontium in the rumen and small intestine in the sheep as an index of calcium absorption capacity. British Journal of Nutrition, 112(5), 718-724. [More Information]
  • Lean, I., DeGaris, P., Celi, P., McNeill, D., Rodney, R., Fraser, D. (2014). Influencing the future: interactions of skeleton, energy, protein and calcium during late gestation and early lactation. Animal Production Science, 54(9), 1177-1189. [More Information]
  • Girgis, C., Mokbel, N., Cha, K., Houweling, P., Abboud, M., Fraser, D., Mason, R., Clifton-Bligh, R., Gunton, J. (2014). The Vitamin D receptor (VDR) is Expressed in Skeletal Muscle of Male Mice and Modulates 25- Hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) Uptake in myofibres. Endocrinology, 155(9), 3227-3237. [More Information]
  • Abboud, M., Gordon-Thomson, C., Hoy, A., Balaban, S., Rybchyn, M., Cole, L., Su, Y., Speranza, T., Fraser, D., Mason, R. (2014). Uptake of 25-Hydroxyvitamin D by muscle and fat cells. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 144(Part A), 232-236. [More Information]
  • Jang, H., Koo, F., Ke, L., Clemson, L., Cant, R., Fraser, D., Seibel, M., Tseng, M., Mpofu, E., Mason, R., Brock, K. (2013). Culture and sun exposure in immigrant East Asian women living in Australia. Women and Health: the multidisciplinary journal of women's health issues, 53(5), 504-518. [More Information]
  • Abboud, M., Puglisi, D., Davies, B., Rybchyn, M., Whitehead, N., Brock, K., Cole, L., Gordon-Thomson, C., Fraser, D., Mason, R. (2013). Evidence for a Specific Uptake and retention Mechanism for 25- Hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) in skeletal Muscle Cells. Endocrinology, 154(9), 3022-3030. [More Information]
  • Ke, L., Graubard, B., Albanes, D., Fraser, D., Weinstein, S., Virtamo, J., Brock, K. (2013). Hypertension, pulse, and other cardiovascular risk factors and vitamin D status in Finnish men. American Journal of Hypertension, 26(8), 951-956. [More Information]
  • Wilkens, M., Cohrs, I., Lifschitz, A., Fraser, D., Olszewski, K., Schroder, B., Breves, G. (2013). Is the metabolism of 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 age-dependent in dairy cows? Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 136(1), 44-46. [More Information]
  • Liu, J., Greenfield, H., Strobel, N., Fraser, D. (2013). The influence of latitude on the concentration of vitamin D3 and 25-hydroxy-vitamin D3 in Australian red meat. Food Chemistry, 140(3), 432-435. [More Information]
  • Brock, K., Ke, L., Tseng, M., Clemson, L., Koo, F., Jang, H., Seibel, M., Mpofu, E., Fraser, D., Mason, R. (2013). Vitamin D status is associated with sun exposure, vitamin D and calcium intake, acculturation and attitudes in immigrant East Asian women living in Sydney. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 136, 214-217. [More Information]
  • Wilkens, M., Richter, J., Fraser, D., Liesegang, A., Breves, G., Schroder, B. (2012). In contrast to sheep, goats adapt to dietary calcium restriction by increasing intestinal absorption of calcium. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part A: Molecular and Integrative Physiology, 163(3-4), 396-406. [More Information]
  • Brock, K., Ke, L., Koo, F., Jang, H., Clemson, L., Mpofu, E., Tseng, M., Fraser, D., Seibel, M., Mason, R. (2012). Vitamin D and Metabolic Syndrome in Immigrant East Asian Women Living in Sydney, Australia : A Pilot. Journal of Metabolic Syndrome, 1(1), 1-4.
  • Brock, K., Huang, W., Fraser, D., Ke, L., Tseng, M., Mason, R., Stolzenberg-Solomon, R., Freedman, M., Ahn, J., Peters, U., et al (2011). Diabetes prevalence is associated with serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D in US middle-aged Caucasian men and women: a cross-sectional analysis within the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial. British Journal of Nutrition, 106(3), 339-344. [More Information]
  • Ilkin, S., Chaves, A., Ruys, A., Fraser, D. (2011). In vitro solubilisation and mechanical kinetics of cooked versus uncooked bones. Australian Veterinary Practitioner, 41(2), 66-69.
  • Phillips, A., Fawcett (Quain), A., Allan, G., Wilkinson, M., Fraser, D., Malik, R. (2011). Vitamin D- dependent non-type 1, non-type 2 rickets in a 3 month - old Cornish Rex kitten. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 13, 526-531.
  • Bhanugopan, M., Fulkerson, W., Fraser, D., Hyde, M., McNeill, D. (2010). Carryover effects of potassium supplementation on calcium homeostasis in dairy cows at parturition. Journal of Dairy Science, 93(5), 2119-2129. [More Information]
  • Brock, K., Huang, W., Fraser, D., Ke, L., Tseng, M., Stolzenberg-Solomon, R., Peters, U., Ahn, J., Purdue, M., Mason, R., et al (2010). Low vitamin D status is associated with physical inactivity, obesity and low vitamin D intake in a large US sample of healthy middle-aged men and women. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 121(40210 (1-2)), 462-466. [More Information]
  • Brock, K., Graubard, B., Fraser, D., Weinstein, S., Stolzenberg-Solomon, R., Lim, U., Tangrea, J., Virtamo, J., Ke, L., Snyder, K., et al (2010). Predictors of vitamin D biochemical status in a large sample of middle-aged male smokers in Finland. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 64(3), 280-288. [More Information]
  • Zang, Q., Ma, G., Greenfield, H., Zhu, K., Du, X., Foo, L., Hu, X., Fraser, D. (2010). The association between dietary protein intake and bone mass accretion in pubertal girls with low calcium intakes. British Journal of Nutrition, 103, 714-723.
  • Ashwell, M., Stone, E., Stolte, H., Cashman, K., Macdonald, H., Lanham-New, S., Hiom, S., Webb, A., Fraser, D. (2010). UK Food standards Agency Workshop Report: an investigation of the relative contributions of diet and sunlight to Vitamin d status. British Journal of Nutrition, 104, 603-611.
  • Foo, L., Zhang, Q., Zhu, K., Ma, G., Hu, X., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2009). Low vitamin D status has an adverse influence on Bone Mass, Bone turnover, and Muscle strength in Chinese Adolescent girls. The Journal of Nutrition, 139(5), 1002-1007. [More Information]
  • Foo, L., Zhang, Q., Zhu, K., Ma, G., Trube, A., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2009). Relationship between vitamin D status, body composition and physical exercise of adolescent girls in Beijing. Osteoporosis International, 20(3), 417-425. [More Information]
  • Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Greenfield, H., Zhu, K., Du, X., Foo, L., Hu, X., Fraser, D. (2009). The association between dietary protein intake and bone mass accretion in pubertal girls with low calcium intakes. British Journal of Nutrition, 103(5), 714-723. [More Information]
  • Liu, J., Vishnumohan, S., Strobel, N., Adorno, P., Arcot, J., Trube, A., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2008). A robust extraction method and a rapid HPLC technique for the analysis of vitamins D2 and D3 and their 25 hydroxy forms in meat. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 17(Suppl 3), S54.
  • Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Du, X., Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Hu, X., Cowell, C., Fraser, D. (2008). Effects of two years' milk supplementation on size-corrected bone mineral density of Chinese girls. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 17(SUPPL. 1), 147-150.
  • Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Zhang, Q., Du, X., Ma, G., Foo, L., Cowell, C., Fraser, D. (2008). Growth and Bone Mineral Accretion During Puberty in Chinese Girls: A Five-Year Longitudinal Study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 23(2), 167-172. [More Information]
  • McGregor, D., Fraser, D., Haven, M., Hickey, G. (2007). Acquainting Veterinary Students with Careers in the Pharmaceutical Industry. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education, 34(2), 139-142.
  • McGregor, D., Fraser, D., Haven, M., Hickey, G. (2007). Acquainting veterinary students with careers in the pharmaceutical industry. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education, 34, 139-142.
  • Brock, K., Cant, R., Clemson, L., Mason, R., Fraser, D. (2007). Effects of Diet and Exercise on Plasma Vitamin D (25(OH)D) levels in Vietnamese Immigrant Elderly in Sydney, Australia. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 103(3-5), 786-792. [More Information]
  • Fraser, D. (2007). Exploration of possible mechanisms linking vitamin D status and dietary calcium to prostate cancer. British Journal of Nutrition, 97(4), 596-7. [More Information]
  • Foo, L., Zhang, Q., Zhu, K., Ma, G., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2007). Influence of body composition, muscle strength, diet and physical activity on total body and forearm bone mass in Chinese adolescent girls. British Journal of Nutrition, 98(6), 1281-1287.
  • Foo, L., Zhang, Q., Zhu, K., Ma, G., Fraser, D. (2007). Influence of body composition, muscle strength, diet and physical activity on total body and forearm bone mass in Chinese adolescent girls. British Journal of Nutrition, 98(6), 1281-7. [More Information]
  • Foo, L., Zhu, K., Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2006). Bone turnover markers and calcitropic hormones in Chinese adolescent girls, 3 years after completion of a milk supplementation trial. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 15(Suppl 3), S36.
  • Zhu, K., Zhang, Q., Foo, L., Trube, A., Ma, G., Hu, X., Du, X., Cowell, C., Fraser, D., Greenfield, H. (2006). Growth, bone mass and vitamin D status of Chinese adolescent girls 3 y after withdrawal of milk supplementation. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 83(3), 714-721.
  • Zhu, K., Zhang, Q., Leng, H., Trube, A., Ma, G., Hu, X., Du, X., Cowell, C., Fraser, D., Greenfield, H. (2006). Growth, bone mass, and vitamin D status of Chinese adolescent girls 3 y after withdrawal of milk supplementation. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 83(3), 714-721. [More Information]
  • Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Zhang, Q., Du, X., Ma, G., Foo, L., Cowell, C., Fraser, D. (2006). Milk and calcium intakes and bone mineral accretion during puberty in Chinese girls. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 15(Suppl 3), S32.
  • Zhu, K., Du, X., Cowell, C., Greenfield, H., Blades, B., Dobbins, T., Zhang, Q., Fraser, D. (2005). Effects of school milk intervention on cortical bone accretion and indicators relvant to bone metabolism in Chinese girls 10 - 12 yrs in Beijing. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 81(5), 1168-1175. [More Information]
  • Du, X., Zhu, K., Trube, A., Fraser, D., Greenfield, H., Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Hu, X. (2005). Effects of school-milk intervention on growth and bone mineral accretion in Chinese girls aged 10-12 years: accounting for cluster randomisation. British Journal of Nutrition, 94(6), 1038-1039.
  • Zhang, Q., Greenfield, H., Ma, G., Zhu, K., Foo, L., Hu, X., Cowell, C., Fraser, D. (2005). Short-term milk supplementation is inadequate to promote optimum peak bone mass for Chinese children. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 14(Suppl), S54.
  • Foo, L., Zhang, Q., Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2005). Vitamin D status and its relationship with bone mass in healthy adolescent girls in China. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 14(Suppl), S40.
  • Zhu, K., Du, X., Greenfield, H., Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Xiaoqi, H., Fraser, D. (2004). Bone Mass In Chinese Premenarcheal Girls: The Roles Of Body Composition , Calcium Intake & Physical Activity. British Journal of Nutrition, 92(6), 985-993.
  • Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Zhang, Z., Hu, X., Fraser, D. (2004). Bone mineral accretion and growth in Chinese adolescent girls following the withdrawal of school milk intervention: preliminary results after two years. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 13(Suppl), S83.
  • Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Zhu, K., Zhang, C., Foo, L., Fraser, D., Greenfield, H. (2004). Dairy products consumption and calcium intakes of Chinese urban adolescent girls. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 13(Suppl), S83.
  • Foo, L., Fraser, D., Greenfield, H., Trube, A., Simpson, J. (2004). Determination of 25-hydroxyvitamin D by competitive protein-binding assay and I-based radioimmunoassay method: a validation study. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 13(Suppl), S151.
  • Du, X., Zhu, K., Trube, A., Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Hu, X., Fraser, D., Greenfield, H. (2004). School-Milk Intervention Trial Enhances Growth And Bone Mineral Accretion In Chinese Girls Aged 10-12 Years In Beijing. British Journal of Nutrition, 92(1), 159-168.
  • Fraser, D. (2004). Vitamin D-Deficiency In Asia. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 89-90, 491-495.
  • Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Greenfield, H., Du, X., Zhu, K., Fraser, D. (2003). Effects of fortified milk consumption on regional bone mineral accrual in Chinese girls. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 12(Suppl), S46.
  • Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Du, X., Zhang, Q., Fraser, D. (2003). Effects of milk supplementation on cortical bone gain in Chinese girls aged 10-12 years. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 12(Suppl), S47.
  • Du, X., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D., Ge, K., Zheng, W., Huang, L., Liu, Z. (2003). Low body weight and its association with bone health and pubertal maturation in Chinese girls. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 57(5), 693-700.
  • Du,, X., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D., Ge, K., Liu, Z., He, W. (2002). Milk consumption and bone mineral cintent in Chinese adolescent girls. Bone, , 521-528.
  • Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Du, X., Fraser, D. (2001). Improvements in bone health in childhood and adolescence. Nutrition Research Reviews, 14 (1), 119-151.
  • Laing, C., Trube, A., Shea, G., Fraser, D. (2001). The requirement for natural sunlight to prevent Vitamin D deficiency in iguanian lizards. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, 32(3), 342-348.
  • Du, X., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D., Trube, A., Ge,, K., Wang, Y. (2001). vitamin D deficiency and associated factors in adolescent girls in Beijing. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 74(4), 494-500.

Conferences

  • Ke, L., Graubard, B., Albanes, D., Fraser, D., Weinstein, S., Virtamo, J., Brock, K. (2011). Hypertension and other cardiovascular risk factors and Vitamin D status in middle-aged healthy Finnish men. High Blood Pressure Research, American Heart Association: American Heart Association.
  • Brock, K., Ke, L., Koo, F., Jang, H., Clemson, L., Mpofu, E., Fraser, D., Mason, R. (2011). The Association between Vitamin D and Metabolic Syndrome in an Older Population of Immigrant Asian Women Living in Sydney, Australia. High Blood Pressure Research, American Heart Association: American Heart Association.

2014

  • Liu, J., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2014). An exploratory study of the content of vitamin D compounds in selected samples of Australian eggs. Nutrition and Dietetics, 71(1), 46-50. [More Information]
  • Wilkens, M., Liesegang, A., Richter, J., Fraser, D., Breves, G., Schroder, B. (2014). Differences in peripartial plasma parameters related to calcium homeostasis of dairy sheep and goats in comparison with cows. Journal of Dairy Research, 81(3), 325-332. [More Information]
  • Hyde, M., Fraser, D. (2014). In vivo measurement of the absorption of strontium in the rumen and small intestine in the sheep as an index of calcium absorption capacity. British Journal of Nutrition, 112(5), 718-724. [More Information]
  • Lean, I., DeGaris, P., Celi, P., McNeill, D., Rodney, R., Fraser, D. (2014). Influencing the future: interactions of skeleton, energy, protein and calcium during late gestation and early lactation. Animal Production Science, 54(9), 1177-1189. [More Information]
  • Girgis, C., Mokbel, N., Cha, K., Houweling, P., Abboud, M., Fraser, D., Mason, R., Clifton-Bligh, R., Gunton, J. (2014). The Vitamin D receptor (VDR) is Expressed in Skeletal Muscle of Male Mice and Modulates 25- Hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) Uptake in myofibres. Endocrinology, 155(9), 3227-3237. [More Information]
  • Abboud, M., Gordon-Thomson, C., Hoy, A., Balaban, S., Rybchyn, M., Cole, L., Su, Y., Speranza, T., Fraser, D., Mason, R. (2014). Uptake of 25-Hydroxyvitamin D by muscle and fat cells. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 144(Part A), 232-236. [More Information]

2013

  • Jang, H., Koo, F., Ke, L., Clemson, L., Cant, R., Fraser, D., Seibel, M., Tseng, M., Mpofu, E., Mason, R., Brock, K. (2013). Culture and sun exposure in immigrant East Asian women living in Australia. Women and Health: the multidisciplinary journal of women's health issues, 53(5), 504-518. [More Information]
  • Abboud, M., Puglisi, D., Davies, B., Rybchyn, M., Whitehead, N., Brock, K., Cole, L., Gordon-Thomson, C., Fraser, D., Mason, R. (2013). Evidence for a Specific Uptake and retention Mechanism for 25- Hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) in skeletal Muscle Cells. Endocrinology, 154(9), 3022-3030. [More Information]
  • Ke, L., Graubard, B., Albanes, D., Fraser, D., Weinstein, S., Virtamo, J., Brock, K. (2013). Hypertension, pulse, and other cardiovascular risk factors and vitamin D status in Finnish men. American Journal of Hypertension, 26(8), 951-956. [More Information]
  • Wilkens, M., Cohrs, I., Lifschitz, A., Fraser, D., Olszewski, K., Schroder, B., Breves, G. (2013). Is the metabolism of 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 age-dependent in dairy cows? Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 136(1), 44-46. [More Information]
  • Liu, J., Greenfield, H., Strobel, N., Fraser, D. (2013). The influence of latitude on the concentration of vitamin D3 and 25-hydroxy-vitamin D3 in Australian red meat. Food Chemistry, 140(3), 432-435. [More Information]
  • Brock, K., Ke, L., Tseng, M., Clemson, L., Koo, F., Jang, H., Seibel, M., Mpofu, E., Fraser, D., Mason, R. (2013). Vitamin D status is associated with sun exposure, vitamin D and calcium intake, acculturation and attitudes in immigrant East Asian women living in Sydney. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 136, 214-217. [More Information]

2012

  • Wilkens, M., Richter, J., Fraser, D., Liesegang, A., Breves, G., Schroder, B. (2012). In contrast to sheep, goats adapt to dietary calcium restriction by increasing intestinal absorption of calcium. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part A: Molecular and Integrative Physiology, 163(3-4), 396-406. [More Information]
  • Brock, K., Ke, L., Koo, F., Jang, H., Clemson, L., Mpofu, E., Tseng, M., Fraser, D., Seibel, M., Mason, R. (2012). Vitamin D and Metabolic Syndrome in Immigrant East Asian Women Living in Sydney, Australia : A Pilot. Journal of Metabolic Syndrome, 1(1), 1-4.

2011

  • Brock, K., Huang, W., Fraser, D., Ke, L., Tseng, M., Mason, R., Stolzenberg-Solomon, R., Freedman, M., Ahn, J., Peters, U., et al (2011). Diabetes prevalence is associated with serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D in US middle-aged Caucasian men and women: a cross-sectional analysis within the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial. British Journal of Nutrition, 106(3), 339-344. [More Information]
  • Ke, L., Graubard, B., Albanes, D., Fraser, D., Weinstein, S., Virtamo, J., Brock, K. (2011). Hypertension and other cardiovascular risk factors and Vitamin D status in middle-aged healthy Finnish men. High Blood Pressure Research, American Heart Association: American Heart Association.
  • Ilkin, S., Chaves, A., Ruys, A., Fraser, D. (2011). In vitro solubilisation and mechanical kinetics of cooked versus uncooked bones. Australian Veterinary Practitioner, 41(2), 66-69.
  • Brock, K., Ke, L., Koo, F., Jang, H., Clemson, L., Mpofu, E., Fraser, D., Mason, R. (2011). The Association between Vitamin D and Metabolic Syndrome in an Older Population of Immigrant Asian Women Living in Sydney, Australia. High Blood Pressure Research, American Heart Association: American Heart Association.
  • Phillips, A., Fawcett (Quain), A., Allan, G., Wilkinson, M., Fraser, D., Malik, R. (2011). Vitamin D- dependent non-type 1, non-type 2 rickets in a 3 month - old Cornish Rex kitten. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 13, 526-531.

2010

  • Bhanugopan, M., Fulkerson, W., Fraser, D., Hyde, M., McNeill, D. (2010). Carryover effects of potassium supplementation on calcium homeostasis in dairy cows at parturition. Journal of Dairy Science, 93(5), 2119-2129. [More Information]
  • Brock, K., Huang, W., Fraser, D., Ke, L., Tseng, M., Stolzenberg-Solomon, R., Peters, U., Ahn, J., Purdue, M., Mason, R., et al (2010). Low vitamin D status is associated with physical inactivity, obesity and low vitamin D intake in a large US sample of healthy middle-aged men and women. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 121(40210 (1-2)), 462-466. [More Information]
  • Brock, K., Graubard, B., Fraser, D., Weinstein, S., Stolzenberg-Solomon, R., Lim, U., Tangrea, J., Virtamo, J., Ke, L., Snyder, K., et al (2010). Predictors of vitamin D biochemical status in a large sample of middle-aged male smokers in Finland. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 64(3), 280-288. [More Information]
  • Zang, Q., Ma, G., Greenfield, H., Zhu, K., Du, X., Foo, L., Hu, X., Fraser, D. (2010). The association between dietary protein intake and bone mass accretion in pubertal girls with low calcium intakes. British Journal of Nutrition, 103, 714-723.
  • Ashwell, M., Stone, E., Stolte, H., Cashman, K., Macdonald, H., Lanham-New, S., Hiom, S., Webb, A., Fraser, D. (2010). UK Food standards Agency Workshop Report: an investigation of the relative contributions of diet and sunlight to Vitamin d status. British Journal of Nutrition, 104, 603-611.

2009

  • Foo, L., Zhang, Q., Zhu, K., Ma, G., Hu, X., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2009). Low vitamin D status has an adverse influence on Bone Mass, Bone turnover, and Muscle strength in Chinese Adolescent girls. The Journal of Nutrition, 139(5), 1002-1007. [More Information]
  • Foo, L., Zhang, Q., Zhu, K., Ma, G., Trube, A., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2009). Relationship between vitamin D status, body composition and physical exercise of adolescent girls in Beijing. Osteoporosis International, 20(3), 417-425. [More Information]
  • Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Greenfield, H., Zhu, K., Du, X., Foo, L., Hu, X., Fraser, D. (2009). The association between dietary protein intake and bone mass accretion in pubertal girls with low calcium intakes. British Journal of Nutrition, 103(5), 714-723. [More Information]

2008

  • Liu, J., Vishnumohan, S., Strobel, N., Adorno, P., Arcot, J., Trube, A., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2008). A robust extraction method and a rapid HPLC technique for the analysis of vitamins D2 and D3 and their 25 hydroxy forms in meat. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 17(Suppl 3), S54.
  • Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Du, X., Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Hu, X., Cowell, C., Fraser, D. (2008). Effects of two years' milk supplementation on size-corrected bone mineral density of Chinese girls. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 17(SUPPL. 1), 147-150.
  • Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Zhang, Q., Du, X., Ma, G., Foo, L., Cowell, C., Fraser, D. (2008). Growth and Bone Mineral Accretion During Puberty in Chinese Girls: A Five-Year Longitudinal Study. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 23(2), 167-172. [More Information]
  • Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2008). Towards a Sino-Australia dairy research and training program (SADRAT). Australia: University of Sydney.

2007

  • McGregor, D., Fraser, D., Haven, M., Hickey, G. (2007). Acquainting Veterinary Students with Careers in the Pharmaceutical Industry. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education, 34(2), 139-142.
  • McGregor, D., Fraser, D., Haven, M., Hickey, G. (2007). Acquainting veterinary students with careers in the pharmaceutical industry. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education, 34, 139-142.
  • Brock, K., Cant, R., Clemson, L., Mason, R., Fraser, D. (2007). Effects of Diet and Exercise on Plasma Vitamin D (25(OH)D) levels in Vietnamese Immigrant Elderly in Sydney, Australia. Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 103(3-5), 786-792. [More Information]
  • Fraser, D. (2007). Exploration of possible mechanisms linking vitamin D status and dietary calcium to prostate cancer. British Journal of Nutrition, 97(4), 596-7. [More Information]
  • Foo, L., Zhang, Q., Zhu, K., Ma, G., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2007). Influence of body composition, muscle strength, diet and physical activity on total body and forearm bone mass in Chinese adolescent girls. British Journal of Nutrition, 98(6), 1281-1287.
  • Foo, L., Zhang, Q., Zhu, K., Ma, G., Fraser, D. (2007). Influence of body composition, muscle strength, diet and physical activity on total body and forearm bone mass in Chinese adolescent girls. British Journal of Nutrition, 98(6), 1281-7. [More Information]

2006

  • Foo, L., Zhu, K., Zhang, Q., Ma, G., Greenfield, H., Fraser, D. (2006). Bone turnover markers and calcitropic hormones in Chinese adolescent girls, 3 years after completion of a milk supplementation trial. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 15(Suppl 3), S36.
  • Zhu, K., Zhang, Q., Foo, L., Trube, A., Ma, G., Hu, X., Du, X., Cowell, C., Fraser, D., Greenfield, H. (2006). Growth, bone mass and vitamin D status of Chinese adolescent girls 3 y after withdrawal of milk supplementation. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 83(3), 714-721.
  • Zhu, K., Zhang, Q., Leng, H., Trube, A., Ma, G., Hu, X., Du, X., Cowell, C., Fraser, D., Greenfield, H. (2006). Growth, bone mass, and vitamin D status of Chinese adolescent girls 3 y after withdrawal of milk supplementation. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 83(3), 714-721. [More Information]
  • Zhu, K., Greenfield, H., Zhang, Q., Du, X., Ma, G., Foo, L., Cowell, C., Fraser, D. (2006). Milk and calcium intakes and bone mineral accretion during puberty in Chinese girls. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 15(Suppl 3), S32.

2005

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2004

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2003

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2002

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2001

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