Nutrition Science

Potatoes are a nutrient-dense, affordable and versatile vegetable, fitting into a number of healthy eating patterns. Current research efforts are underway to better understand the role of potatoes in supporting cardiometabolic health as well as their role in healthy dietary patterns and healthy lifestyles, including needs for special populations.

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APRE's research program was created to extend the understanding of the nutritional value of potatoes, while adhering to guidelines that support sound and credible research through industry funding. To receive email announcements on our annual grant and fellowship programs, sign up below.
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