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Scientific Publications

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

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2006 Pepper Center Publications

Al Snih, S., Markides, K. S., Ray, L. A., Freeman, J. L., Ostir, G. V. and Goodwin, J. S. Predictors of healthcare utilization among older Mexican Americans. Ethn Dis. (2006) 16(3): 640-646.  PMID: 16937599

Al Snih, S., Ray, L. and Markides, K. S. Prevalence of self-reported arthritis among elders from Latin America and the Caribbean and among Mexican Americans from the Southwestern United States. J Aging Health. (2006) 18(2): 207-223.  PMID: 16614341
Amador, L. F., Al Snih, S., Markides, K. S. and Goodwin, J. S. Weight change and mortality among older Mexican Americans. Aging Clin Exp Res. (2006) 18(3): 196-204.  PMID: 16804365

Bacsi, A., Woodberry, M., Widger, W., Papaconstantinou, J., Mitra, S., Peterson, J. W. and Boldogh, I. Localization of superoxide anion production to mitochondrial electron transport chain in 3-npa-treated cells. Mitochondrion. (2006) 6(5): 235-244. PMCID: PMC3031911

Bell, J. A., Volpi, E., Fujita, S., Cadenas, J. G. and Rasmussen, B. B. Dysregulation of muscle fatty acid metabolism in type 2 diabetes is independent of malonyl-coa. Diabetologia. (2006) 49(9): 2144-2152.  PMCID: PMC3192446

Bell, J. A., Volpi, E., Fujita, S., Cadenas, J. G., Sheffield-Moore, M. and Rasmussen, B. B. Skeletal muscle protein anabolic response to increased energy and insulin is preserved in poorly controlled type 2 diabetes. J Nutr. (2006) 136(5): 1249-1255.  PMCID: PMC3196634

Berges, I. M., Ottenbacher, K. J., Smith, P. M., Smith, D. and Ostir, G. V. Perceived pain and satisfaction with medical rehabilitation after hospital discharge. Clin Rehabil. (2006) 20(8): 724-730.  PMCID: PMC1804256

Børsheim, E., Kien, C. L. and Pearl, W. M. Differential effects of dietary intake of palmitic acid and oleic acid on oxygen consumption during and after exercise. Metabolism. (2006) 55(9): 1215-1221.  PMCID: PMC1574285

Børsheim, E., Kobayashi, H., Traber, D. L. and Wolfe, R. R. Compartmental distribution of amino acids during hemodialysis-induced hypoaminoacidemia. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. (2006) 290(4): E643-652.  PMID: 16278248

Boylston, W. H., DeFord, J. H. and Papaconstantinou, J. Identification of longevity-associated genes in long-lived snell and ames dwarf mice. Age (Dordr). (2006) 28(2): 125-144. PMCID: PMC2464723

Dreyer, H. C., Fujita, S., Cadenas, J. G., Chinkes, D. L., Volpi, E. and Rasmussen, B. B. Resistance exercise increases ampk activity and reduces 4e-bp1 phosphorylation and protein synthesis in human skeletal muscle. J Physiol. (2006) 576(Pt 2): 613-624.  PMCID: PMC1890364

Fujita, S., Rasmussen, B. B., Cadenas, J. G., Grady, J. J. and Volpi, E. Effect of insulin on human skeletal muscle protein synthesis is modulated by insulin-induced changes in muscle blood flow and amino acid availability. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. (2006) 291(4): E745-754.  PMCID: PMC2804964

Fujita, S. and Volpi, E. Amino acids and muscle loss with aging. J Nutr. (2006) 136(1 Suppl): 277S-280S.  PMCID: PMC3183816

Hsieh, C. C. and Papaconstantinou, J. Thioredoxin-ask1 complex levels regulate ros-mediated p38 mapk pathway activity in livers of aged and long-lived snell dwarf mice. FASEB J. (2006) 20(2): 259-268.  PMCID: PMC1479092

Katsanos, C. S., Kobayashi, H., Sheffield-Moore, M., Aarsland, A. and Wolfe, R. R. A high proportion of leucine is required for optimal stimulation of the rate of muscle protein synthesis by essential amino acids in the elderly. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. (2006) 291(2): E381-387.  PMID: 16507602

Nguyen-Oghalai, T. U., Ottenbacher, K. J., Granger, C. V., Smith, S. T. and Goodwin, J. S. Impact of osteoarthritis on rehabilitation for persons with hip fracture. Arthritis Rheum. (2006) 55(6): 920-924.  PMID: 17139638

Ostir, G. V., Berges, I. M., Markides, K. S. and Ottenbacher, K. J. Hypertension in older adults and the role of positive emotions. Psychosom Med. (2006) 68(5): 727-733.  PMCID: PMC1615677

Ostir, G. V. and Goodwin, J. S. Anxiety in persons 75 and older: Findings from a tri-ethnic population. Ethn Dis. (2006) 16(1): 22-27.  PMID: 16599344
stir, G. V. and Goodwin, J. S. High anxiety is associated with an increased risk of death in an older tri-ethnic population. J Clin Epidemiol. (2006) 59(5): 534-540.  PMCID: PMC1853348

Ottenbacher, K. J., Ottenbacher, M. E., Ottenbacher, A. J., Acha, A. A. and Ostir, G. V. Androgen treatment and muscle strength in elderly men: A meta-analysis. J Am Geriatr Soc. (2006) 54(11): 1666-1673.  PMCID: PMC1752197

Paddon-Jones, D. Interplay of stress and physical inactivity on muscle loss: Nutritional countermeasures. J Nutr. (2006) 136(8): 2123-2126. PMID: 16857828
Paddon-Jones, D., Sheffield-Moore, M., Cree, M. G., Hewlings, S. J., Aarsland, A.,

Wolfe, R. R. and Ferrando, A. A. Atrophy and impaired muscle protein synthesis during prolonged inactivity and stress. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. (2006) 91(12): 4836-4841.  PMID: 16984982

Paddon-Jones, D., Sheffield-Moore, M., Katsanos, C. S., Zhang, X. J. and Wolfe, R. R. Differential stimulation of muscle protein synthesis in elderly humans following isocaloric ingestion of amino acids or whey protein. Exp Gerontol. (2006) 41(2): 215-219.  PMID: 16310330

Rasmussen, B. B., Fujita, S., Wolfe, R. R., Mittendorfer, B., Roy, M., Rowe, V. L. and Volpi, E. Insulin resistance of muscle protein metabolism in aging. FASEB J. (2006) 20(6): 768-769.  PMCID: PMC2804965

Rotkiewicz-Piorun, A. M., Al Snih, S., Raji, M. A., Kuo, Y. F. and Markides, K. S. Cognitive decline in older Mexican Americans with diabetes. J Natl Med Assoc. (2006) 98(11): 1840-1847.  PMCID: PMC2569797

Sheffield-Moore, M., Paddon-Jones, D., Casperson, S. L., Gilkison, C., Volpi, E., Wolf, S. E., Jiang, J., Rosenblatt, J. I. and Urban, R. J. Androgen therapy induces muscle protein anabolism in older women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. (2006) 91(10): 3844-3849.  PMID: 16895962

Sun, D., Cree, M. G., Zhang, X. J., Boersheim, E. and Wolfe, R. R. Measurement of stable isotopic enrichment and concentration of long-chain fatty acyl-carnitines in tissue by hplc-ms. J Lipid Res. (2006) 47(2): 431-439.  PMID: 16301738

Wolfe, R. R. The underappreciated role of muscle in health and disease. Am J Clin Nutr. (2006) 84(3): 475-482.  PMID: 16960159

Wolfe, R. R. Optimal nutrition, exercise, and hormonal therapy promote muscle anabolism in the elderly. J Am Coll Surg. (2006) 202(1): 176-180.  PMID: 16377511

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