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Scientific Publications

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

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2009 Pepper Center Publications

Al Snih, S., Graham, J. E., Ray, L. A., Samper-Ternent, R., Markides, K. S. and Ottenbacher, K. J. Frailty and incidence of activities of daily living disability among older Mexican Americans. J Rehabil Med. (2009) 41(11): 892-897.  PMCID: PMC2795390

Baregamian, N., Song, J., Bailey, C. E., Papaconstantinou, J., Evers, B. M. and Chung, D. H. Tumor necrosis factor-alpha and apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 control reactive oxygen species release, mitochondrial autophagy, and c-jun n-terminal kinase/p38 phosphorylation during necrotizing enterocolitis. Oxid Med Cell Longev. (2009) 2(5): 297-306.  PMCID: PMC2835918

Bryant, M. S., Rintala, D. H., Lai, E. C. and Protas, E. J. An evaluation of self-administration of auditory cueing to improve gait in people with Parkinson's disease. Clin Rehabil. (2009) 23(12): 1078-1085.  PMID: 19786421

Bryant, M. S., Rintala, D. H., Lai, E. C., Raines, M. L. and Protas, E. J. Evaluation of a new device to prevent falls in persons with Parkinson's disease. Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol. (2009) 4(5): 357-363.  PMCID: PMC2877128

Copland, J. A., Sheffield-Moore, M., Koldzic-Zivanovic, N., Gentry, S., Lamprou, G., Tzortzatou-Stathopoulou, F., Zoumpourlis, V., Urban, R. J. and Vlahopoulos, S. A. Sex steroid receptors in skeletal differentiation and epithelial neoplasia: Is tissue-specific intervention possible? Bioessays. (2009) 31(6): 629-641.  PMID: 19382224

Cree, M. G., Paddon-Jones, D., Newcomer, B. R., Ronsen, O., Aarsland, A., Wolfe, R. R. and Ferrando, A. Twenty-eight-day bed rest with hypercortisolemia induces peripheral insulin resistance and increases intramuscular triglycerides. Metabolism. (2010) 59(5): 703-710.  PMCID: PMC2856785

Deford, J. H., Nuss, J. E., Amaning, J., English, R. D., Tjernlund, D. and Papaconstantinou, J. High-throughput liquid-liquid fractionation of multiple protein post-translational modifications. J Proteome Res. (2009) 8(2): 907-916.  PMCID: PMC2684065

Dillon, E. L., Sheffield-Moore, M., Paddon-Jones, D., Gilkison, C., Sanford, A. P., Casperson, S. L., Jiang, J., Chinkes, D. L. and Urban, R. J. Amino acid supplementation increases lean body mass, basal muscle protein synthesis, and insulin-like growth factor-i expression in older women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. (2009) 94(5): 1630-1637.  PMCID: PMC2684480

Drummond, M. J., Dreyer, H. C., Fry, C. S., Glynn, E. L. and Rasmussen, B. B. Nutritional and contractile regulation of human skeletal muscle protein synthesis and mtorc1 signaling. J Appl Physiol. (2009) 106(4): 1374-1384.PMCID: PMC2698645

Drummond, M. J., Fry, C. S., Glynn, E. L., Dreyer, H. C., Dhanani, S., Timmerman, K. L., Volpi, E. and Rasmussen, B. B. Rapamycin administration in humans blocks the contraction-induced increase in skeletal muscle protein synthesis. J Physiol. (2009) 587(Pt 7): 1535-1546.  PMCID: PMC2678224

Durham, W. J., Dillon, E. L. and Sheffield-Moore, M. Inflammatory burden and amino acid metabolism in cancer cachexia. Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. (2009) 12(1): 72-77.  PMCID: PMC2742684

Fisher, S., Ottenbacher, K. J., Goodwin, J. S., Graham, J. E. and Ostir, G. V. Short physical performance battery in hospitalized older adults. Aging Clin Exp Res. (2009) 21(6): 445-452.  PMCID: PMC2822997

Fisher, S. R., Ottenbacher, K. J., Goodwin, J. S. and Ostir, G. V. Chair rise ability and length of stay in hospitalized older adults. J Am Geriatr Soc. (2009) 57(10): 1938-1940.  PMCID: PMC2902260

Fujita, S., Glynn, E. L., Timmerman, K. L., Rasmussen, B. B. and Volpi, E. Supraphysiological hyperinsulinaemia is necessary to stimulate skeletal muscle protein anabolism in older adults: Evidence of a true age-related insulin resistance of muscle protein metabolism. Diabetologia. (2009) 52(9): 1889-1898.  PMCID: PMC2843438

Hsieh, C. C. and Papaconstantinou, J. Dermal fibroblasts from long-lived Ames dwarf mice maintain their in vivo resistance to mitochondrial generated reactive oxygen species (ROS). Aging (Albany NY). (2009) 1(9): 784-802.  PMCID: PMC2815737

Ketchandji, M., Kuo, Y. F., Shahinian, V. B. and Goodwin, J. S. Cause of death in older men after the diagnosis of prostate cancer. J Am Geriatr Soc. (2009) 57(1): 24-30.  PMCID: PMC2956511

Kuo, Y. F., Sharma, G., Freeman, J. L. and Goodwin, J. S. Growth in the care of older patients by hospitalists in the United States. N Engl J Med. (2009) 360(11): 1102-1112.  PMCID: PMC2977939

Nuss, J. E., Amaning, J. K., Bailey, C. E., DeFord, J. H., Dimayuga, V. L., Rabek, J. P. and Papaconstantinou, J. Oxidative modification and aggregation of creatine kinase from aged mouse skeletal muscle. Aging (Albany NY). (2009) 1(6): 557-572.  PMCID: PMC2830079

Paddon-Jones, D. and Rasmussen, B. B. Dietary protein recommendations and the prevention of sarcopenia. Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. (2009) 12(1): 86-90.  PMCID: PMC2760315

Papaconstantinou, J. Insulin/igf-1 and ros signaling pathway cross-talk in aging and longevity determination. Mol Cell Endocrinol. (2009) 299(1): 89-100.PMCID: PMC2873688

Protas, E. J. and Tissier, S. Strength and speed training for elders with mobility disability. J Aging Phys Act. (2009) 17(3): 257-271. PMCID: PMC2877134

Rabek, J. P., Hafer-Macko, C. E., Amaning, J. K., Deford, J. H., Dimayuga, V. L., Madsen, M. A., Macko, R. F. and Papaconstantinou, J. A proteomics analysis of the effects of chronic hemiparetic stroke on troponin t expression in human vastus lateralis. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. (2009) 64(8): 839-849.  PMCID: PMC2981463

Raji, M. A., Tamborello, L. P., Kuo, Y. F., Ju, H., Freeman, J. L., Zhang, D. D., Giordano, S. H. and Goodwin, J. S. Risk of subsequent dementia diagnoses does not vary by types of adjuvant chemotherapy in older women with breast cancer. Med Oncol. (2009) 26(4): 452-459.  PMCID: PMC3079442

Rasmussen, B. B. and Richter, E. A. The balancing act between the cellular processes of protein synthesis and breakdown: Exercise as a model to understand the molecular mechanisms regulating muscle mass. J Appl Physiol. (2009) 106(4): 1365-1366. PMID: 19179654

Sharma, G., Fletcher, K. E., Zhang, D., Kuo, Y. F., Freeman, J. L. and Goodwin, J. S. Continuity of outpatient and inpatient care by primary care physicians for hospitalized older adults. JAMA. (2009) 301(16): 1671-1680.  PMCID: PMC2771916

Sharma, G., Freeman, J., Zhang, D. and Goodwin, J. S. Continuity of care and intensive care unit use at the end of life. Arch Intern Med. (2009) 169(1): 81-86.  PMCID: PMC2745737

Svensen, C. H., Rodhe, P. M., Olsson, J., Børsheim, E., Aarsland, A. and Hahn, R. G. Arteriovenous differences in plasma dilution and the distribution kinetics of lactated ringer's solution. Anesth Analg. (2009) 108(1): 128-133.  PMID: 1909584

Symons, T. B., Sheffield-Moore, M., Chinkes, D. L., Ferrando, A. A. and Paddon-Jones, D. Artificial gravity maintains skeletal muscle protein synthesis during 21 days of simulated microgravity. J Appl Physiol. (2009) 107(1): 34-38.  PMCID: PMC2711793

Symons, T. B., Sheffield-Moore, M., Wolfe, R. R. and Paddon-Jones, D. A moderate serving of high-quality protein maximally stimulates skeletal muscle protein synthesis in young and elderly subjects. J Am Diet Assoc. (2009) 109(9): 1582-1586.  PMCID: PMC3197704

Tsai, P, Beck, C, Chang, JY, Hagen, J, Anand, S, Kuo, Y and Beuscher, L. The feasibility of implementing tai chi for nursing home residents with knee osteoarthritis and cognitive impairment. Activities Directors' Quarterly for Alzheimer's & Other Dementia Patients. (2009) 10(1): 9-17. No PMID Listed

Tsai, P. F., Beck, C., Chang, J. Y., Hagen, J., Kuo, Y. F., Roberson, P. K., Rosengren, K., Beuscher, L., Doan, C. L. and Anand, K. J. The effect of tai chi on knee osteoarthritis pain in cognitively impaired elders: Pilot study. Geriatr Nurs. (2009) 30(2): 132-139.  PMCID: PMC2748759

Wang, CY, Sheu, CF and Protas, EJ. Test-retest reliability and measurement errors of six mobility tests in the community-dwelling elderly. Asian J Gerontol Geriatr. (2009) 4: 8-13.  No PMID Listed


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