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Scientific Publications

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

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2004 Pepper Center Publications

Al Snih, S., Markides, K. S., Ottenbacher, K. J. and Raji, M. A. Hand grip strength and incident ADL disability in elderly Mexican Americans over a seven-year period. Aging Clin Exp Res. (2004) 16(6): 481-486. PMID: 15739601

Boylston, W. H., Gerstner, A., DeFord, J. H., Madsen, M., Flurkey, K., Harrison, D. E. and Papaconstantinou, J. Altered cholesterologenic and lipogenic transcriptional profile in livers of aging snell dwarf (pit1dw/dwj) mice. Aging Cell. (2004) 3(5): 283-296.             PMID: 15379852

Choksi, K. B., Boylston, W. H., Rabek, J. P., Widger, W. R. and Papaconstantinou, J. Oxidatively damaged proteins of heart mitochondrial electron transport complexes. Biochim Biophys Acta. (2004) 1688(2): 95-101. PMID: 14990339

Cree, M. G., Newcomer, B. R., Katsanos, C. S., Sheffield-Moore, M., Chinkes, D., Aarsland, A., Urban, R. and Wolfe, R. R. Intramuscular and liver triglycerides are increased in the elderly. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. (2004) 89(8): 3864-3871. PMID: 15292319

Eschbach, K., Ostir, G. V., Patel, K. V., Markides, K. S. and Goodwin, J. S. Neighborhood context and mortality among older Mexican Americans: Is there a barrio advantage? Am J Public Health. (2004) 94(10): 1807-1812. PMCID: PMC1448538

Fisher, M. N., Snih, S. A., Ostir, G. V. and Goodwin, J. S. Positive affect and disability among older Mexican Americans with arthritis. Arthritis Rheum. (2004) 51(1): 34-39. PMID: 14872453

Garg, N., Gerstner, A., Bhatia, V., DeFord, J. and Papaconstantinou, J. Gene expression analysis in mitochondria from chagasic mice: Alterations in specific metabolic pathways. Biochem J. (2004) 381(Pt 3): 743-752. PMCID: PMC1133884

Goodwin, J. S., Zhang, D. D. and Ostir, G. V. Effect of depression on diagnosis, treatment, and survival of older women with breast cancer. J Am Geriatr Soc. (2004) 52(1): 106-111. PMCID: PMC1853251

Heyn, P., Abreu, B. C. and Ottenbacher, K. J. The effects of exercise training on elderly persons with cognitive impairment and dementia: A meta-analysis. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. (2004) 85(10): 1694-1704. PMID: 15468033

Hsieh, C. C. and Papaconstantinou, J. Akt/pkb and p38 mapk signaling, translational initiation and longevity in snell dwarf mouse livers. Mech Ageing Dev. (2004) 125(10-11): 785-798. PMID: 15541773

Kuo, Y. F., Raji, M. A., Peek, M. K. and Goodwin, J. S. Health-related social disengagement in elderly diabetic patients: Association with subsequent disability and survival. Diabetes Care. (2004) 27(7): 1630-1637. PMID: 15220239

Madsen, M. A., Hsieh, C. C., Boylston, W. H., Flurkey, K., Harrison, D. and Papaconstantinou, J. Altered oxidative stress response of the long-lived snell dwarf mouse. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. (2004) 318(4): 998-1005. PMID: 15147972

Ostir, G. V., Ottenbacher, K. J. and Markides, K. S. Onset of frailty in older adults and the protective role of positive affect. Psychol Aging. (2004) 19(3): 402-408.             PMID: 15382991

Ottenbacher, K. J., Linn, R. T., Smith, P. M., Illig, S. B., Mancuso, M. and Granger, C. V. Comparison of logistic regression and neural network analysis applied to predicting living setting after hip fracture. Ann Epidemiol. (2004) 14(8): 551-559. PMID: 15350954

Ottenbacher, K. J., Ostir, G. V., Peek, M. K. and Markides, K. S. Diabetes mellitus as a risk factor for stroke incidence and mortality in Mexican American older adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. (2004) 59(6): M640-645. PMID: 15215285

Ottenbacher, K. J., Smith, P. M., Illig, S. B., Linn, R. T., Ostir, G. V. and Granger, C. V. Trends in length of stay, living setting, functional outcome, and mortality following medical rehabilitation. JAMA. (2004) 292(14): 1687-1695. PMID: 15479933

Paddon-Jones, D., Sheffield-Moore, M., Zhang, X. J., Volpi, E., Wolf, S. E., Aarsland, A., Ferrando, A. A. and Wolfe, R. R. Amino acid ingestion improves muscle protein synthesis in the young and elderly. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. (2004) 286(3): E321-328. PMID: 14583440

Papaconstantinou, J. L.S. Stone: Lens regeneration--contributions to the establishment of an in vivo model of transdifferentiation. J Exp Zool A Comp Exp Biol. (2004) 301(10): 787-792. PMID: 15449344

Papaconstantinou, J. Mechanisms of stress response signaling and recovery in the liver of young versus aged mice: The p38 MAPK and SOCS families of regulatory proteins. In Handbook of Cell Signaling. Elsevier Publishing. San Diego, CA. (2004) 515-529. No PMID Listed

Peek, M. K., Ray, L., Patel, K., Stoebner-May, D. and Ottenbacher, K. J. Reliability and validity of the sf-36 among older Mexican Americans. Gerontologist. (2004) 44(3): 418-425. PMID: 15197296

Reyes-Ortiz, C. A., Al Snih, S., Loera, J., Ray, L. A. and Markides, K. Risk factors for falling in older Mexican Americans. Ethn Dis. (2004) 14(3): 417-422. PMID: 15328944

Sheffield-Moore, M. and Urban, R. J. An overview of the endocrinology of skeletal muscle. Trends Endocrinol Metab. (2004) 15(3): 110-115. PMID: 15046739

Sheffield-Moore, M., Yeckel, C. W., Volpi, E., Wolf, S. E., Morio, B., Chinkes, D. L., Paddon-Jones, D. and Wolfe, R. R. Postexercise protein metabolism in older and younger men following moderate-intensity aerobic exercise. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. (2004) 287(3): E513-522. PMID: 15149953

Vyatkina, G., Bhatia, V., Gerstner, A., Papaconstantinou, J. and Garg, N. Impaired mitochondrial respiratory chain and bioenergetics during chagasic cardiomyopathy development. Biochim Biophys Acta. (2004) 1689(2): 162-173. PMID: 15196597

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