Jian Liu

Summary

Affiliation: Brock University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration, C-reactive protein and risk of incident coronary heart disease--results from the Framingham Offspring Study
    J Liu
    Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave, St Catharines, Ontario L2S 3A1, Canada Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 24:600-5. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations between family eating behaviours and body composition measures in peri-adolescents: results from a community-based study of school-aged children
    Samantha Hajna
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Avenue, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Public Health 105:e15-21. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Use of leg length to height ratio to assess the risk of childhood overweight and obesity: results from a longitudinal cohort study
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 22:120-5. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Non-high-density lipoprotein and very-low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and their risk predictive values in coronary heart disease
    Jian Liu
    Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 98:1363-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Foetal nutritional status and cardiovascular risk profile among children
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, AS 309, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Avenue, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada, L2S 3A1
    Public Health Nutr 10:1067-75. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Serum 25OH vitamin D level, femur length, and risk of type 2 diabetes among adults
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, ON L25 3A1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:264-70. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Sleep difficulties and obesity among preadolescents
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave, St Catharines, ON L2S 3A1
    Can J Public Health 102:139-43. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Non-high-density-lipoprotein cholesterol and cardiovascular risk factors among adolescents with and without impaired fasting glucose
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, ON L2S3A1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:136-42. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and anthropometric measurements of adolescent body composition: a cross-sectional analysis of the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    J Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:59-64. 2007
  10. pmc Is femur length the key height component in risk prediction of type 2 diabetes among adults?
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catherines, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Care 32:739-40. 2009

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep duration, C-reactive protein and risk of incident coronary heart disease--results from the Framingham Offspring Study
    J Liu
    Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave, St Catharines, Ontario L2S 3A1, Canada Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 24:600-5. 2014
    ..The increased CRP level is associated with the unusual sleep-duration. However, it is unclear whether CRP impacts the CHD risk prediction of sleep-duration...
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations between family eating behaviours and body composition measures in peri-adolescents: results from a community-based study of school-aged children
    Samantha Hajna
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Avenue, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Public Health 105:e15-21. 2014
    ..To identify key eating behaviours in children and their parents and to determine the associations between these behaviours and measures of body composition in children...
  3. doi request reprint Use of leg length to height ratio to assess the risk of childhood overweight and obesity: results from a longitudinal cohort study
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 22:120-5. 2012
    ..To determine whether leg-length to height ratio (LLHR) measured in children can be used to assess overweight and obese status 3 years later...
  4. ncbi request reprint Non-high-density lipoprotein and very-low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and their risk predictive values in coronary heart disease
    Jian Liu
    Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Cardiol 98:1363-8. 2006
    ..In conclusion, these results suggest that non-HDL cholesterol level is a stronger predictor of CHD risk than LDL cholesterol; that is, VLDL cholesterol may play a critical role in the development of CHD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Foetal nutritional status and cardiovascular risk profile among children
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, AS 309, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Avenue, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada, L2S 3A1
    Public Health Nutr 10:1067-75. 2007
    ..To estimate the impact of foetal nutritional status on cardiovascular risk among children with the Foetal Nutritional Status Index (FNSI), calculated by dividing the child's birth weight (BW, kg) by the mother's height (m2)...
  6. doi request reprint Serum 25OH vitamin D level, femur length, and risk of type 2 diabetes among adults
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, ON L25 3A1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 36:264-70. 2011
    ..Both 25(OH)D and FL are independently associated with diabetes risk in adults. However, the novel hypothesis of this association needs further research...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sleep difficulties and obesity among preadolescents
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave, St Catharines, ON L2S 3A1
    Can J Public Health 102:139-43. 2011
    ..To determine if sleep difficulties are associated with overweight/obesity status among preadolescents...
  8. doi request reprint Non-high-density-lipoprotein cholesterol and cardiovascular risk factors among adolescents with and without impaired fasting glucose
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, ON L2S3A1, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:136-42. 2009
    ..Thus, the levels of non-HDL cholesterol may be an important indicator in monitoring cardiovascular disease risk among adolescents with IFG...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and anthropometric measurements of adolescent body composition: a cross-sectional analysis of the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    J Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:59-64. 2007
    ..To assess the association between certain cardiovascular risk factors that are commonly clustered among individuals with insulin resistance syndrome (IRS) and adolescents' body composition measurements...
  10. pmc Is femur length the key height component in risk prediction of type 2 diabetes among adults?
    Jian Liu
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catherines, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Care 32:739-40. 2009
    ..To examine the diabetes risk association with femur length, standing height, and height without femur length (HWFL) (HWFL = standing height--femur length)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Joint distribution of non-HDL and LDL cholesterol and coronary heart disease risk prediction among individuals with and without diabetes
    Jian Liu
    Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, ON L2S 3A1, Canada
    Diabetes Care 28:1916-21. 2005
    ..To assess coronary heart disease (CHD) risk within levels of the joint distribution of non-HDL and LDL cholesterol among individuals with and without diabetes...
  12. doi request reprint Association between body composition and conformity to the recommendations of Canada's Food Guide and the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet in peri-adolescence
    Samantha Hajna
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Avenue, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada
    Public Health Nutr 15:1890-6. 2012
    ..The present study assessed how conformity to the recommendations of these diets was associated with BMI, waist-to-height ratio (WHtR), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR), waist girth (WG), hip girth (HG) and risk of overweight in peri-adolescents...
  13. doi request reprint A prospective cohort study comparing workload in children with and without developmental coordination disorder
    Irina Rivilis
    Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, ON, Canada
    Res Dev Disabil 33:442-8. 2012
    ..This adds to the argument suggesting that interventions intended to improve CRF may be appropriate and necessary for children with motor difficulties...
  14. ncbi request reprint Submaximal oxygen cost during incremental exercise in children with developmental coordination disorder
    Brent E Faught
    Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:4439-46. 2013
    ..The implication of these findings is that children with pDCD may experience earlier fatigue than well coordinated individuals when engaging in physical activity...
  15. doi request reprint Physical activity and fitness in children with developmental coordination disorder: a systematic review
    Irina Rivilis
    Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, ON L2S 3A1, Canada
    Res Dev Disabil 32:894-910. 2011
    ..However, differences in flexibility were not conclusive as the results on this parameter are mixed. Studies' limitations and the impact of results on future work are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and prevalence of the metabolic syndrome among three ethnic groups in Canada
    J Liu
    Department of Public Health Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:669-76. 2006
    ..To compare the characteristics and prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) among Native Indians, Inuit, and non-Aboriginal Canadians...
  17. doi request reprint Physical size and sexual orientation: Analysis of the Chinese health and family life survey
    Anthony F Bogaert
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave, St Catharines, ON, L2S 3A1, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 42:1555-9. 2013
    ..The results add modest support to some prior research suggesting that men with same-sex inclinations have a different pattern of growth and development relative to heterosexual comparisons...
  18. doi request reprint Targeted protein identification, quantification and reporting for high-resolution nanoflow targeted peptide monitoring
    Johannes A Hewel
    Banting and Best Department of Medical Research, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Proteomics 81:159-72. 2013
    ..Further, we show management of multiplexed precision TPM-assays using sentinel peptide standards. This article is part of a Special Issue entitled: From protein structures to clinical applications...
  19. ncbi request reprint Birth order and sexual orientation in men: evidence for two independent interactions
    Anthony F Bogaert
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Brock University, St Catharines, Canada
    J Biosoc Sci 38:811-9. 2006
    ..If these findings prove reliable, it raises the possibility that different aetiological factors underlie the birth order/sexual orientation relationship in men...
  20. ncbi request reprint A risk-predictive score for cardiogenic shock after acute myocardial infarction in Chinese patients
    Min Zhang
    Department of Cardiology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Kunming University of Medical Sciences, Kunming, Yunnan 650032, PR China
    Clin Cardiol 30:171-6. 2007
    ..The goal of this study is to develop a risk-predictive score for cardiogenic shock after AMI, among Chinese patients, so as to guide clinicians to prevent cardiogenic shock...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mice body weight gain is prevented after naked human leptin cDNA transfer into skeletal muscle by electroporation
    Xue Dong Wang
    National Laboratory of Protein Engineering and Plant Genetic Engineering, College of Life Sciences, Peking University, Beijing 100871, PR China
    J Gene Med 5:966-76. 2003
    ..In this investigation, the feasibility of gene therapy for obesity by electroporational transfer of naked plasmid with leptin cDNA into skeletal muscle was tested. Both young and adult mice were studied...
  22. pmc Electron transfer dissociation of doubly sodiated glycerophosphocholine lipids
    Xiaorong Liang
    Department of Chemistry, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 2084, USA
    J Am Soc Mass Spectrom 18:1783-8. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint Value of echocardiography for observing left ventricular hypertrophy in the diagnosis of myocardial microvascular damage in hypertensives
    Dong sheng Chi
    Department of Cardiology, Nanfang Hospital, First Military Medical University, Guangzhou 510515, China
    Di Yi Jun Yi Da Xue Xue Bao 23:702-5. 2003
    ..To investigate the value of the echocardiographic observation of the left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) in diagnosing myocardial microvascular damage in patients with essential hypertension (EH)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological significance of heparanase and basic fibroblast growth factor expression in human esophageal cancer
    Biao Han
    First Affiliated Hospital, Lanzhou, Medical College, Lanzhou 730000, Gansu Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:2188-92. 2005
    ..The objective was to investigate the expression of heparanase (Hps) and basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF) and their relationship to neoangiogenesis and metastasis of human esophageal carcinoma...
  25. ncbi request reprint Elevation of the Hsp70 chaperone does not effect toxicity in mouse models of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Jian Liu
    Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research and Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, 92093, USA
    J Neurochem 93:875-82. 2005
    ..Therefore, increasing Hsp70 to a level that is protective in mouse models of acute ischemic insult and selected neurodegenerative disorders is not sufficient to ameliorate mutant SOD1-mediated toxicity...
  26. pmc Comparison of 3D joint moments using local and global inverse dynamics approaches among three different age groups
    Jian Liu
    Industrial and Systems Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA
    Gait Posture 23:480-5. 2006
    ..It is concluded that coordinate system need to be carefully chosen, and specified in 3D joint moment analysis, while significant error introduced by using 2D analysis need to be considered...
  27. ncbi request reprint Increased serum cathepsin S in patients with atherosclerosis and diabetes
    Jian Liu
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, School of Life Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
    Atherosclerosis 186:411-9. 2006
    ..Although the pathophysiology of cathepsin S or cystatin C in atherosclerosis and diabetes requires further investigation, increased serum cathepsin S may serve as a biomarker for both diseases...
  28. ncbi request reprint Niemann-Pick C1 protein facilitates the efflux of the anticancer drug daunorubicin from cells according to a novel vesicle-mediated pathway
    Yuping Gong
    Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66047, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 316:242-7. 2006
    ..Collectively, this work proposes a novel role for NPC1 in a vesicle-mediated pathway responsible for the clearance of drugs from cells and provides an explanation for a drug sequestration phenotype exhibited by the MDR HL-60 cell line...
  29. ncbi request reprint An epidemiologic study of posttraumatic stress disorder in flood victims in Hunan China
    Aizhong Liu
    School of Public Health, Center South University, Changsha, Hunan, China
    Can J Psychiatry 51:350-4. 2006
    ..To estimate the occurrence and to assess the determinants of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in flood victims...
  30. ncbi request reprint Stretch-sensitive KCNQ1 mutation A link between genetic and environmental factors in the pathogenesis of atrial fibrillation?
    Robyn Otway
    Sr Bernice Research Program in Inherited Heart Diseases, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:578-86. 2007
    ..This study sought to evaluate mutations in genes encoding the slow component of the cardiac delayed rectifier K+ current (I(Ks)) channel in familial atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of the CYPHER Select Sirolimus-eluting stent in the "Real World"--clinical and angiographic results from the China CYPHER Select registry
    Run lin Gao
    Chinese Society of Cardiology, China
    Int J Cardiol 125:339-46. 2008
    ..This post-marketing surveillance registry is aimed at determining the safety and reliability of the CYPHER Select Sirolimus-eluting stent (SES) in routine clinical practice...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cathepsin L activity controls adipogenesis and glucose tolerance
    Min Yang
    Cardiovascular Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Nat Cell Biol 9:970-7. 2007
    ..Increased levels of CatL in obese and diabetic patients suggest that this protease is a novel target for these metabolic disorders...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Discrepancy between the blood flow in hyperperfused epicardial coronary vessels and myocardial microcirculation following reperfusion: a study in canines]
    Jin hua Feng
    Department of Cardiology, Nanfang Hospital, First Military Medical University, Guangzhou 510515, China
    Di Yi Jun Yi Da Xue Xue Bao 23:591-4. 2003
    ....