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Scientific Publications

The UTMB OAIC Pepper Center Investigators have authored hundreds of scientific articles:


2001 Pepper Center Publications
  1. Al Snih S, Markides KS, Ray L, Goodwin JS. Impact of pain on disability among older Mexican Americans. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. Jul 2001;56(7):M400-404, PMID: 11445598.
  2. Flurkey K, Papaconstantinou J, Miller RA, Harrison DE. Lifespan extension and delayed immune and collagen aging in mutant mice with defects in growth hormone production. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. Jun 5 2001;98(12):6736-6741, PMID: 11371619, PMCID: PMC34422.
  3. Mittendorfer B, Volpi E, Wolfe RR. Whole body and skeletal muscle glutamine metabolism in healthy subjects. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. Feb 2001;280(2):E323-333, PMID: 11158937, PMCID: PMC3425386.
  4. Moon SK, Thompson LJ, Madamanchi N, Ballinger S, Papaconstantinou J, Horaist C, Runge MS, Patterson C. Aging, oxidative responses, and proliferative capacity in cultured mouse aortic smooth muscle cells. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. Jun 2001;280(6):H2779-2788, PMID: 11356636.
  5. Saito H, Papaconstantinou J. Age-associated differences in cardiovascular inflammatory gene induction during endotoxic stress. The Journal of biological chemistry. Aug 3 2001;276(31):29307-29312, PMID: 11382779.
  6. Tipton KD. Muscle protein metabolism in the elderly: influence of exercise and nutrition. Can J Appl Physiol. Dec 2001;26(6):588-606, PMID: 11842275.
  7. Volpi E, Sheffield-Moore M, Rasmussen BB, Wolfe RR. Basal muscle amino acid kinetics and protein synthesis in healthy young and older men. JAMA. Sep 12 2001;286(10):1206-1212, PMID: 11559266, PMCID: PMC3183815.
  8. Wolfe RR. Control of muscle protein breakdown: effects of activity and nutritional states. International journal of sport nutrition and exercise metabolism. Dec 2001;11 Suppl:S164-169, PMID: 11915916.
  9. Xiong W, Hsieh CC, Kurtz AJ, Rabek JP, Papaconstantinou J. Regulation of CCAAT/enhancer-binding protein-beta isoform synthesis by alternative translational initiation at multiple AUG start sites. Nucleic acids research. Jul 15 2001;29(14):3087-3098, PMID: 11452034, PMCID: PMC55812.
  10. Yiangou M, Scott SG, Rabek JP, An MR, Xiong W, Papaconstantinou J. Effects of mercuric chloride on the regulation of expression of the acute phase response components alpha(1)-acid glycoprotein and C/EBP transcription factors. Biochimica et biophysica acta. Mar 19 2001;1518(1-2):47-56, PMID: 11267658.


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