J E Silva

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The thermogenic effect of thyroid hormone and its clinical implications
    J Enrique Silva
    Division of Endocrinology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 139:205-13. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone and the energetic cost of keeping body temperature
    J Enrique Silva
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Biosci Rep 25:129-48. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Thyroid-adrenergic interactions: physiological and clinical implications
    J Enrique Silva
    Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University Medical School, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    Thyroid 18:157-65. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a compensated thermogenic defect in transgenic mice lacking the mitochondrial glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase gene
    Rosangela A DosSantos
    Division of Endocrinology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Juwish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    Endocrinology 144:5469-79. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Mice with deletion of the mitochondrial glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase gene exhibit a thrifty phenotype: effect of gender
    Assim Alfadda
    Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Chemin de la Cote Ste Catherine, Rm E104, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 287:R147-56. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Temperature homeostasis in transgenic mice lacking thyroid hormone receptor-alpha gene products
    Husnia Marrif
    Jewish General Hospital, Division of Endocrinology, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    Endocrinology 146:2872-84. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Thermogenic mechanisms and their hormonal regulation
    J Enrique Silva
    Baystate Medical Education and Research Foundation, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University Medical School, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
    Physiol Rev 86:435-64. 2006

Collaborators

  • Roy Weiss
  • Husnia Marrif
  • Assim Alfadda
  • Rosangela A DosSantos
  • Zaruhi Stepanyan
  • Marc Antoine Gillis
  • Aria Schifman
  • Angelino Calderone
  • Jacques Samarut
  • Kazuhiro Eto
  • Takashi Kadowaki

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint The thermogenic effect of thyroid hormone and its clinical implications
    J Enrique Silva
    Division of Endocrinology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 139:205-13. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Thyroid hormone and the energetic cost of keeping body temperature
    J Enrique Silva
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Biosci Rep 25:129-48. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Thyroid-adrenergic interactions: physiological and clinical implications
    J Enrique Silva
    Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University Medical School, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA
    Thyroid 18:157-65. 2008
    ..Finally, emerging results suggest the possibility that disrupted interactions between the two systems contribute to explain metabolic variability, for example, fuel efficiency, energy expenditure, and lipolytic responses...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a compensated thermogenic defect in transgenic mice lacking the mitochondrial glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase gene
    Rosangela A DosSantos
    Division of Endocrinology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Juwish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    Endocrinology 144:5469-79. 2003
    ..The results support a role for mGPD in thyroid hormone thermogenesis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mice with deletion of the mitochondrial glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase gene exhibit a thrifty phenotype: effect of gender
    Assim Alfadda
    Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Chemin de la Cote Ste Catherine, Rm E104, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 287:R147-56. 2004
    ..Lower T(4)-to-T(3) conversion in mGPD-/- females and a greater reliance of normal females on mGPD to respond to high-fat diets make the lack of the enzyme more consequential in the female gender...
  6. ncbi request reprint Temperature homeostasis in transgenic mice lacking thyroid hormone receptor-alpha gene products
    Husnia Marrif
    Jewish General Hospital, Division of Endocrinology, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    Endocrinology 146:2872-84. 2005
    ..In addition, the results provide evidence for an alternate form of facultative thermogenesis, which probably originates in skeletal muscle and that is less effective and more energy demanding than BAT thermogenesis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Thermogenic mechanisms and their hormonal regulation
    J Enrique Silva
    Baystate Medical Education and Research Foundation, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University Medical School, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
    Physiol Rev 86:435-64. 2006
    ..Thermogenesis has a very high energy cost. Cold adaptation and food availability may have been conflicting selection pressures accounting for the variability of thermogenesis in humans...