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Scientific Publications

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

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2007 Pepper Center Publications

Al Snih, S., Ottenbacher, K. J., Markides, K. S., Kuo, Y. F., Eschbach, K. and Goodwin, J. S. The effect of obesity on disability vs mortality in older Americans. Arch Intern Med. (2007) 167(8): 774-780.  PMID: 17452539

Børsheim, E., Bui, Q. U. and Wolfe, R. R. Plasma amino acid concentrations during late rehabilitation in patients with traumatic brain injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. (2007) 88(2): 234-238.  PMID: 17270522

Choksi, K. B., Nuss, J. E., Boylston, W. H., Rabek, J. P. and Papaconstantinou, J. Age-related increases in oxidatively damaged proteins of mouse kidney mitochondrial electron transport chain complexes. Free Radic Biol Med. (2007) 43(10): 1423-1438.  PMCID: PMC2080815

Choksi, K. B., Roberts, L. J., 2nd, DeFord, J. H., Rabek, J. P. and Papaconstantinou, J. Lower levels of f2-isoprostanes in serum and livers of long-lived ames dwarf mice. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. (2007) 364(4): 761-764.  PMCID: PMC2238179

Cree, M. G., Newcomer, B. R., Read, L. K., Sheffield-Moore, M., Paddon-Jones, D., Chinkes, D., Aarsland, A. and Wolfe, R. R. Plasma triglycerides are not related to tissue lipids and insulin sensitivity in elderly following ppar-alpha agonist treatment. Mech Ageing Dev. (2007) 128(10): 558-565.  PMCID: PMC3503242

da Cunha-Filho, I. T., Henson, H. and Protas, E. J. Reliability of a portable gas analyzer during a 5-min walk test. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. (2007) 86(6): 469-473.  PMID: 17515686

Dillon, E. L., Volpi, E., Wolfe, R. R., Sinha, S., Sanford, A. P., Arrastia, C. D., Urban, R. J., Casperson, S. L., Paddon-Jones, D. and Sheffield-Moore, M. Amino acid metabolism and inflammatory burden in ovarian cancer patients undergoing intense oncological therapy. Clin Nutr. (2007) 26(6): 736-743.  PMCID: PMC2190298

Eschbach, K., Stimpson, J. P., Kuo, Y. F. and Goodwin, J. S. Mortality of foreign-born and US-born Hispanic adults at younger ages: A reexamination of recent patterns. Am J Public Health. (2007) 97(7): 1297-1304.  PMCID: PMC1913071

Fitts, R. H., Romatowski, J. G., Peters, J. R., Paddon-Jones, D., Wolfe, R. R. and Ferrando, A. A. The deleterious effects of bed rest on human skeletal muscle fibers are exacerbated by hypercortisolemia and ameliorated by dietary supplementation. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. (2007) 293(1): C313-320. PMID: 17409123

Fujita, S., Abe, T., Drummond, M. J., Cadenas, J. G., Dreyer, H. C., Sato, Y., Volpi, E. and Rasmussen, B. B. Blood flow restriction during low-intensity resistance exercise increases s6k1 phosphorylation and muscle protein synthesis. J Appl Physiol. (2007) 103(3): 903-910.  PMID: 17569770

Fujita, S., Dreyer, H. C., Drummond, M. J., Glynn, E. L., Cadenas, J. G., Yoshizawa, F., Volpi, E. and Rasmussen, B. B. Nutrient signalling in the regulation of human muscle protein synthesis. J Physiol. (2007) 582(Pt 2): 813-823.  PMCID: PMC2075348

Fujita, S., Rasmussen, B. B., Bell, J. A., Cadenas, J. G. and Volpi, E. Basal muscle intracellular amino acid kinetics in women and men. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. (2007) 292(1): E77-83.  PMCID: PMC2804963

Fujita, S., Rasmussen, B. B., Cadenas, J. G., Drummond, M. J., Glynn, E. L., Sattler, F. R. and Volpi, E. Aerobic exercise overcomes the age-related insulin resistance of muscle protein metabolism by improving endothelial function and akt/mammalian target of rapamycin signaling. Diabetes. (2007) 56(6): 1615-1622.  PMCID: PMC2740742

Goodwin, J. S., Nguyen-Oghalai, T. U., Kuo, Y. F. and Ottenbacher, K. J. Epidemiology of medicare abuse: The example of power wheelchairs. J Am Geriatr Soc. (2007) 55(2): 221-226.  PMCID: PMC1850931

Jensky, N. E., Sims, J. K., Rice, J. C., Dreyer, H. C. and Schroeder, E. T. The influence of eccentric exercise on mRNA expression of skeletal muscle regulators. Eur J Appl Physiol. (2007) 101(4): 473-480.  PMID: 17661068

Kaushik, V. P., Al Snih, S., Ray, L. A., Raji, M. A., Markides, K. S. and Goodwin, J. S. Factors associated with seven-year incidence of diabetes complications among older Mexican Americans. Gerontology. (2007) 53(4): 194-199.  PMID: 17337900

Killewich, L. A., Tuvdendorj, D., Bahadorani, J., Hunter, G. C. and Wolfe, R. R. Amino acids stimulate leg muscle protein synthesis in peripheral arterial disease. J Vasc Surg. (2007) 45(3): 554-559; discussion 559-560.  PMID: 17321342

Kortebein, P., Ferrando, A., Lombeida, J., Wolfe, R. and Evans, W. J. Effect of 10 days of bed rest on skeletal muscle in healthy older adults. JAMA. (2007) 297(16): 1772-1774.  PMID: 17456818

Nguyen-Oghalai, T. U., Ottenbacher, K. J., Caban, M., Granger, C. V., Grecula, M. and Goodwin, J. S. The impact of rheumatoid arthritis on rehabilitation outcomes after lower extremity arthroplasty. J Clin Rheumatol. (2007) 13(5): 247-250. PMID: 17921790

Norberg, A., Hahn, R. G., Li, H., Olsson, J., Prough, D. S., Børsheim, E., Wolf, S., Minton, R. K. and Svensen, C. H. Population volume kinetics predicts retention of 0.9% saline infused in awake and isoflurane-anesthetized volunteers. Anesthesiology. (2007) 107(1): 24-32.  PMID: 17585212

Nuss, J. E., Choksi, K. B., DeFord, J. H. and Papaconstantinou, J. Decreased enzyme activities of chaperones pdi and bip in aged mouse livers. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. (2008) 365(2): 355-361.  PMCID: PMC2238339

Ostir, G. V., Kuo, Y. F., Berges, I. M., Markides, K. S. and Ottenbacher, K. J. Measures of lower body function and risk of mortality over 7 years of follow-up. Am J Epidemiol. (2007) 166(5): 599-605.  PMID: 17566063

Ottenbacher, K. J. and Graham, J. E. The state-of-the-science: Access to postacute care rehabilitation services. A review. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. (2007) 88(11): 1513-1521.  PMID: 17964898

Papaconstantinou, J. Biological theories of aging. In Encyclopedia of Health and Aging, Ed. Markides, K. S. Sage. Thousand Oaks, CA. (2007) 74-77. No PMID Listed

Protas, E. J., Raines, M. L. and Tissier, S. Comparison of spatiotemporal and energy cost of the use of 3 different walkers and unassisted walking in older adults. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. (2007) 88(6): 768-773.  PMID: 17532900

Raji, M. A., Reyes-Ortiz, C. A., Kuo, Y. F., Markides, K. S. and Ottenbacher, K. J. Depressive symptoms and cognitive change in older Mexican Americans. J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol. (2007) 20(3): 145-152.  PMID: 17712097

Stowe, R. P., Kozlova, E. V., Yetman, D. L., Walling, D. M., Goodwin, J. S. and Glaser, R. Chronic herpesvirus reactivation occurs in aging. Exp Gerontol. (2007) 42(6): 563-570.  PMCID: PMC1992441

Symons, T. B., Schutzler, S. E., Cocke, T. L., Chinkes, D. L., Wolfe, R. R. and Paddon-Jones, D. Aging does not impair the anabolic response to a protein-rich meal. Am J Clin Nutr. (2007) 86(2): 451-456.  PMID: 17684218

Uchakin, P. N., Stowe, R. P., Paddon-Jones, D., Tobin, B. W., Ferrando, A. A. and Wolfe, R. R. Cytokine secretion and latent herpes virus reactivation with 28 days of horizontal hypokinesia. Aviat Space Environ Med. (2007) 78(6): 608-612.  PMID: 17571663

Wang, C. Y., Sheu, C. F. and Protas, E. Construct validity and physical performance of older adults in different hierarchical physical-disability level. J Aging Phys Act. (2007) 15(1): 75-89.  PMID: 17387230


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