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Scientific Publications

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

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2002 Pepper Center Publications

Al Snih, S., Markides, K. S., Ray, L., Ostir, G. V. and Goodwin, J. S. Handgrip strength and mortality in older Mexican Americans. J Am Geriatr Soc. (2002) 50(7): 1250-1256. PMID: 12133020

Brill, K. T., Weltman, A. L., Gentili, A., Patrie, J. T., Fryburg, D. A., Hanks, J. B., Urban, R. J. and Veldhuis, J. D. Single and combined effects of growth hormone and testosterone administration on measures of body composition, physical performance, mood, sexual function, bone turnover, and muscle gene expression in healthy older men. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. (2002) 87(12): 5649-5657. PMID: 12466367

Du, X. L., Osborne, C. and Goodwin, J. S. Population-based assessment of hospitalizations for toxicity from chemotherapy in older women with breast cancer. J Clin Oncol. (2002) 20(24): 4636-4642. PMCID: PMC2566741

Ferrando, A. A., Paddon-Jones, D. and Wolfe, R. R. Alterations in protein metabolism during space flight and inactivity. Nutrition. (2002) 18(10): 837-841. PMID: 12361775

Ferrando, A. A., Sheffield-Moore, M., Yeckel, C. W., Gilkison, C., Jiang, J., Achacosa, A., Lieberman, S. A., Tipton, K., Wolfe, R. R. and Urban, R. J. Testosterone administration to older men improves muscle function: Molecular and physiological mechanisms. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. (2002) 282(3): E601-607. PMID: 11832363

Flurkey, K., Papaconstantinou, J. and Harrison, D. E. The snell dwarf mutation pit1(dw) can increase life span in mice. Mech Ageing Dev. (2002) 123(2-3): 121-130. PMID: 11718806

Gardner, A. W. and Killewich, L. A. Association between physical activity and endogenous fibrinolysis in peripheral arterial disease: A cross-sectional study. Angiology. (2002) 53(4): 367-374. PMID: 12143940

Goodwin, J. S., Freeman, J. L., Mahnken, J. D., Freeman, D. H. and Nattinger, A. B. Geographic variations in breast cancer survival among older women: Implications for quality of breast cancer care. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. (2002) 57(6): M401-406. PMID: 12023271

Gore, D. C., Chinkes, D. L., Hart, D. W., Wolf, S. E., Herndon, D. N. and Sanford, A. P. Hyperglycemia exacerbates muscle protein catabolism in burn-injured patients. Crit Care Med. (2002) 30(11): 2438-2442. PMID: 12441751

Greer, A. L., Goodwin, J. S., Freeman, J. L. and Wu, Z. H. Bringing the patient back in. Guidelines, practice variations, and the social context of medical practice. Int J Technol Assess Health Care. (2002) 18(4): 747-761. PMID: 12602076

Hsieh, C. C., DeFord, J. H., Flurkey, K., Harrison, D. E. and Papaconstantinou, J. Effects of the pit1 mutation on the insulin signaling pathway: Implications on the longevity of the long-lived snell dwarf mouse. Mech Ageing Dev. (2002) 123(9): 1245-1255. PMID: 12020946

Hsieh, C. C., DeFord, J. H., Flurkey, K., Harrison, D. E. and Papaconstantinou, J. Implications for the insulin signaling pathway in snell dwarf mouse longevity: A similarity with the c. Elegans longevity paradigm. Mech Ageing Dev. (2002) 123(9): 1229-1244. PMID: 12020945

Hsieh, C. C. and Papaconstantinou, J. The effect of aging on p38 signaling pathway activity in the mouse liver and in response to ros generated by 3-nitropropionic acid. Mech Ageing Dev. (2002) 123(11): 1423-1435. PMID: 12425949

Kuninger, D. T., Izumi, T., Papaconstantinou, J. and Mitra, S. Human ap-endonuclease 1 and hnrnp-l interact with a ncare-like repressor element in the ap-endonuclease 1 promoter. Nucleic Acids Res. (2002) 30(3): 823-829. PMCID: PMC100287

Ostir, G. V., Goodwin, J. S., Markides, K. S., Ottenbacher, K. J., Balfour, J. and Guralnik, J. M. Differential effects of premorbid physical and emotional health on recovery from acute events. J Am Geriatr Soc. (2002) 50(4): 713-718. PMID: 11982673

Ottenbacher, K. J., Branch, L. G., Ray, L., Gonzales, V. A., Peek, M. K. and Hinman, M. R. The reliability of upper- and lower-extremity strength testing in a community survey of older adults. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. (2002) 83(10): 1423-1427. PMID: 12370879

Ottenbacher, K. J., Ostir, G. V., Peek, M. K., Goodwin, J. S. and Markides, K. S. Diabetes mellitus as a risk factor for hip fracture in Mexican American older adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. (2002) 57(10): M648-653. PMID: 12242318

Raji, M. A., Ostir, G. V., Markides, K. S. and Goodwin, J. S. The interaction of cognitive and emotional status on subsequent physical functioning in older Mexican Americans: Findings from the Hispanic established population for the epidemiologic study of the elderly. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. (2002) 57(10): M678-682. PMID: 12242324

Randolph, W. M., Goodwin, J. S., Mahnken, J. D. and Freeman, J. L. Regular mammography use is associated with elimination of age-related disparities in size and stage of breast cancer at diagnosis. Ann Intern Med. (2002) 137(10): 783-790. PMID: 12435214

Rasmussen, B. B., Holmback, U. C., Volpi, E., Morio-Liondore, B., Paddon-Jones, D. and Wolfe, R. R. Malonyl coenzyme a and the regulation of functional carnitine palmitoyltransferase-1 activity and fat oxidation in human skeletal muscle. J Clin Invest. (2002) 110(11): 1687-1693. PMCID: PMC151631

Rasmussen, B. B., Wolfe, R. R. and Volpi, E. Oral and intravenously administered amino acids produce similar effects on muscle protein synthesis in the elderly. J Nutr Health Aging. (2002) 6(6): 358-362. PMCID: PMC319245

Sheffield-Moore, M., Urban, R. J. Androgens and the aging male. In Textbook of Men's Health. Eds. Lunenfeld, B. & Gooren, L. Parthenon Publishing. New York. (2002) 241-255. No PMID Listed

Tipton, K. D., Børsheim, E., Wolf, S. E., Sanford, A. P. and Wolfe, R. R. Acute response of net muscle protein balance reflects 24-h balance after exercise and amino acid ingestion. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. (2003) 284(1): E76-89. PMID: 12388164

Zhang, X. J., Chinkes, D. L. and Wolfe, R. R. Measurement of muscle protein fractional synthesis and breakdown rates from a pulse tracer injection. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. (2002) 283(4): E753-764. PMID: 12217893

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