Exploration of the scientific literature in selected topics in Nutrition. Lectures in fundamentals of human nutrition related to each topic will be presented to compliment discussion and critical review of readings from primary research and review papers. Application of new findings to understanding of human nutrition will be addressed. Lectures are the same as for NU FS 436, but with additional assignments and evaluation appropriate to graduate studies. Credit will only be given for one of AFNS 536 and NU FS 436. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.