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Scientific Publications

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


2005 Pepper Center Publications
  1. Al Snih S, Fisher MN, Raji MA, Markides KS, Ostir GV, Goodwin JS. Diabetes mellitus and incidence of lower body disability among older Mexican Americans. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. Sep 2005;60(9):1152-1156, PMID: 16183955, PMCID: PMC1853254.
  2. Al Snih S, Raji MA, Markides KS, Ottenbacher KJ, Goodwin JS. Weight change and lower body disability in older Mexican Americans. J Am Geriatr Soc. Oct 2005;53(10):1730-1737, PMID: 16181172, PMCID: PMC1941701.
  3. Al Snih S, Raji MA, Peek MK, Ottenbacher KJ. Pain, lower-extremity muscle strength, and physical function among older Mexican Americans. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. Jul 2005;86(7):1394-1400, PMID: 16003670.
  4. Bell JA, Fujita S, Volpi E, Cadenas JG, Rasmussen BB. Short-term insulin and nutritional energy provision do not stimulate muscle protein synthesis if blood amino acid availability decreases. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. Dec 2005;289(6):E999-1006, PMID: 16030064, PMCID: PMC3192464.
  5. Dreyer HC, Volpi E. Role of protein and amino acids in the pathophysiology and treatment of sarcopenia. J Am Coll Nutr. Apr 2005;24(2):140S-145S, PMID: 15798081, PMCID: PMC3192454.
  6. Highstead RG, Tipton KD, Creson DL, Wolfe RR, Ferrando AA. Incidence of associated events during the performance of invasive procedures in healthy human volunteers. J Appl Physiol. Apr 2005;98(4):1202-1206, PMID: 15563628.
  7. Katsanos CS, Chinkes DL, Sheffield-Moore M, Aarsland A, Kobayashi H, Wolfe RR. Method for the determination of the arteriovenous muscle protein balance during non-steady-state blood and muscle amino acid concentrations. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. Dec 2005;289(6):E1064-1070, PMID: 16091388.
  8. Katsanos CS, Kobayashi H, Sheffield-Moore M, Aarsland A, Wolfe RR. Aging is associated with diminished accretion of muscle proteins after the ingestion of a small bolus of essential amino acids. Am J Clin Nutr. Nov 2005;82(5):1065-1073, PMID: 16280440.
  9. Nguyen-Oghalai TU, Ottenbacher KJ, Granger CV, Goodwin JS. Impact of osteoarthritis on the rehabilitation of patients following a stroke. Arthritis Rheum. Jun 15 2005;53(3):383-387, PMID: 15934130.
  10. Ottenbacher KJ, Ostir GV, Peek MK, Snih SA, Raji MA, Markides KS. Frailty in older Mexican Americans. J Am Geriatr Soc. Sep 2005;53(9):1524-1531, PMID: 16137282, PMCID: PMC1388072.
  11. Paddon-Jones D, Keech A, Lonergan A, Abernethy P. Differential expression of muscle damage in humans following acute fast and slow velocity eccentric exercise. J Sci Med Sport. Sep 2005;8(3):255-263, PMID: 16248466.
  12. Paddon-Jones D, Sheffield-Moore M, Aarsland A, Wolfe RR, Ferrando AA. Exogenous amino acids stimulate human muscle anabolism without interfering with the response to mixed meal ingestion. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. Apr 2005;288(4):E761-767, PMID: 15572657.
  13. Paddon-Jones D, Sheffield-Moore M, Urban RJ, Aarsland A, Wolfe RR, Ferrando AA. The catabolic effects of prolonged inactivity and acute hypercortisolemia are offset by dietary supplementation. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. Mar 2005;90(3):1453-1459, PMID: 15598679.
  14. Paddon-Jones D, Wolfe RR, Ferrando AA. Amino acid supplementation for reversing bed rest and steroid myopathies. J Nutr. Jul 2005;135(7):1809S-1812S, PMID: 15987870.
  15. Papaconstantinou J, Deford JH, Gerstner A, Hsieh CC, Boylston WH, Guigneaux MM, Flurkey K, Harrison DE. Hepatic gene and protein expression of primary components of the IGF-I axis in long lived Snell dwarf mice. Mech Ageing Dev. Jun-Jul 2005;126(6-7):692-704, PMID: 15888324.
  16. Peek MK, Patel KV, Ottenbacher KJ. Expanding the disablement process model among older Mexican Americans. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. Mar 2005;60(3):334-339, PMID: 15860470.
  17. Protas EJ. Cardiovascular and pulmonary changes with aging. In: Frownfelter D, Dean E, eds. Principles and Practice of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy. 4th ed. Chicago, IL: Mosby Yearbook Publishers; 2005.
  18. Protas EJ, Mitchell K, Williams A, Qureshy H, Caroline K, Lai EC. Gait and step training to reduce falls in Parkinson's disease. NeuroRehabilitation. 2005;20(3):183-190, PMID: 16340099.
  19. Raji MA, Kuo YF, Snih SA, Markides KS, Peek MK, Ottenbacher KJ. Cognitive status, muscle strength, and subsequent disability in older Mexican Americans. J Am Geriatr Soc. Sep 2005;53(9):1462-1468, PMID: 16137273.
  20. Raji MA, Kuo YF, Snih SA, Sharaf BM, Loera JA. Ethnic differences in herb and vitamin/mineral use in the elderly. Ann Pharmacother. Jun 2005;39(6):1019-1023, PMID: 15840732.
  21. Reyes-Ortiz CA, Kuo YF, DiNuzzo AR, Ray LA, Raji MA, Markides KS. Near vision impairment predicts cognitive decline: data from the Hispanic Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the Elderly. J Am Geriatr Soc. Apr 2005;53(4):681-686, PMID: 15817017.
  22. Schinkel S, Schinkel C, Pollard V, Garofallo R, Heberle H, Reisner P, Papaconstantinou J, Herndon DN. Effects of endotoxin on serum chemokines in man. Eur J Med Res. Feb 28 2005;10(2):76-80, PMID: 15817427.
  23. Shahinian VB, Kuo YF, Freeman JL, Goodwin JS. Risk of fracture after androgen deprivation for prostate cancer. N Engl J Med. Jan 13 2005;352(2):154-164, PMID: 15647578.
  24. Shahinian VB, Kuo YF, Freeman JL, Orihuela E, Goodwin JS. Increasing use of gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists for the treatment of localized prostate carcinoma. Cancer. Apr 15 2005;103(8):1615-1624, PMID: 15742331.
  25. Sheffield-Moore M, Paddon-Jones D, Cree MG, Lackan DW, Urban R. Effect of androgens on muscle, bone and hair in men. In: Tan RS, ed. Aging Men's Health. New York: Thieme Medical Publishers; 2005:83-93.
  26. Sheffield-Moore M, Paddon-Jones D, Sanford AP, Rosenblatt JI, Matlock AG, Cree MG, Wolfe RR. Mixed muscle and hepatic derived plasma protein metabolism is differentially regulated in older and younger men following resistance exercise. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. May 2005;288(5):E922-929, PMID: 15644460.
  27. Veldhuis JD, Roemmich JN, Richmond EJ, Rogol AD, Lovejoy JC, Sheffield-Moore M, Mauras N, Bowers CY. Endocrine control of body composition in infancy, childhood, and puberty. Endocr Rev. Feb 2005;26(1):114-146, PMID: 15689575.
  28. Volpi E, Lieberman SA, Ferrer DM, Gilkison CR, Rasmussen BB, Nagamani M, Urban RJ. The relationships between testosterone, body composition, and insulin resistance: a lesson from a case of extreme hyperandrogenism. Diabetes Care. Feb 2005;28(2):429-432, PMID: 15677808, PMCID: PMC3174777.
  29. Wang CY, Olson SL, Protas EJ. Physical-performance tests to evaluate mobility disability in community-dwelling elders. J Aging Phys Act. Apr 2005;13(2):184-197, PMID: 15995264.
  30. Zwart SR, Davis-Street JE, Paddon-Jones D, Ferrando AA, Wolfe RR, Smith SM. Amino acid supplementation alters bone metabolism during simulated weightlessness. J Appl Physiol. Jul 2005;99(1):134-140, PMID: 15691900.


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