The first objective of this thesis was to identify nutritional factors and biomarkers that can play a role in cardiometabolic health.
A second aim was to identify determinants of adverse cardiometabolic health in women.

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Promotor O.H. Franco (Oscar) , A. Hofman (Albert) , J.C. Kiefte-de Jong (Jessica)
Publisher Erasmus University Rotterdam
ISBN 978-9928-4332-3-7
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Note All of the studies described in this thesis involved the Rotterdam Study, which is supported by the Erasmus MC and the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NOW), the Netherlands Organization for Health Research and Development (ZonMw), the Dutch Heart Foundation, the Research Institute for Diseases in Elderly (RIDE), the Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science, the Ministry of Health Welfare and Sports, the European Commission, and the municipality of Rotterdam.
Muka, T. (2016, May 13). Women’s Health : Implications of diet and cardiometabolic risk factors. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from