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Muscle Biology Resource Core (MB-RC2)
Supported Projects

PI

Agency

Grant
number

Title

Period

MBRC Support

Elizabet Børsheim, MD, PhD
(UAMS)

NIA

R01 AG033761

Effects of amino acids on regional lipid metabolism

2010-2015

Stable isotope, Modeling, Rep.

Micah Drummond, PhD

NIA

K01AG038556

Nutrient regulation of amino acid transporters in aging human skeletal muscle

2011-2015

Stable isotope, Rep. Modeling

William J. Durham, PhD (site)

NIAMS

R44AR054993

Non-invasive assessment of skeletal muscle loss in cancer patients

2007-2015

Stable isotope, Rep.

Douglas Paddon-Jones, PhD

NINR

R01 NR012973

Preserving muscle mass and function in bedridden older adults

2012-2016

Stable isotope, Rep, Signaling, Morph.

Douglas Paddon-Jones, PhD

DRI

1146a

Whey, protein, aging and physical inactivity

2013-2016

Stable isotope, Rep. Signaling,

Douglas Paddon-Jones, PhD

DRI

1146b

Distributed protein intake, whey protein and aging

2013-2016

Stable isotope, Rep. Signaling

Blake B. Rasmussen, PhD

NIAMS

R01 AR049877

Nutritional and Contractile Regulation of Muscle Growth

2008-2014

Stable isotope, Rep. PCR, Signaling

Blake B. Rasmussen, PhD

DuPont Nutrition & Health

A Randomized, Controlled Double Blind Acute Study: Effects of Protein Blends on Muscle Protein Synthesis and Breakdown in Aging

2012-2014

Stable isotope, Rep. PCR, Signaling, Respirometry

Melinda Sheffield-Moore, PhD

NCI

R01 CA127971

Nutrition and Anabolic Interventions in Cancer Cachexia

2008-2014

Stable isotope, PCR, Signaling

Melinda Sheffield-Moore, PhD

Moody Fdn

Viagra administration and  muscle growth and  fatigue in older humans

2012-2015

Stable isotope, PCR, Signaling

Labros Sidossis, PhD

ADA

1-14-TS-35

Effect of brown adipose tissue activation on insulin sensitivity in humans

2014-2016

Stable isotope, Rep. Respirometry

Randall J. Urban, MD

NASA

NNX10AP86G

Testosterone and Leucine Supplementation as Gender Specific Countermeasures Against Musculoskeletal Loss

2010-2014

Stable isotope

Randall J. Urban, MD

Moody Fdn

Continuous versus Cycling Long-Term Testosterone

2012-2015

Stable isotope, PCR, Signaling

Elena Volpi, MD, PhD

MegMilk

Effects of Post-Exercise Whey Peptide on Muscle mTOR Signaling & Protein Synthesis in Young & Older Adults

2013-2015

Stable isotope, PCR, Signaling

Elena Volpi, MD, PhD (site)

NIA

U01 AG029824

ASPirin in Reducing the Effects on the Elderly

2011-2017

Repository

Elena Volpi, MD, PhD

DRI

1229

Whey protein & exercise to accelerate recovery after acute hospitalization in previously independent older adults

2014-2016

Repository

Elena Volpi, MD, PhD

NIA

R01 AG030070

Nutrition & Exercise to Improve Protein Metabolism & Prevent Sarcopenia in Aging

2008-2015

Stable isotope, PCR, Rep, Morph, Signal.


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