Arimantas Lionikas

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Genetic architecture of fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscle weight in 200-day-old mice of the C57BL/6J and DBA/2J lineage
    A Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Physiol Genomics 16:141-52. 2003
  2. doi Diverse effects of stanozolol in C57BL/6J and A/J mouse strains
    Arimantas Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, 101 Amy Gardner House, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 103:333-41. 2008
  3. ncbi Genetic determinants of weight of fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscles in old mice
    Arimantas Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, 101 Amy Gardner House, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Mamm Genome 17:615-28. 2006
  4. ncbi Anomaly of anatomical origin of soleus muscle: a mouse model
    Arimantas Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Anat Sci Int 81:47-9. 2006
  5. ncbi Human skeletal muscle myosin function at physiological and non-physiological temperatures
    A Lionikas
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, SE, Sweden
    Acta Physiol (Oxf) 186:151-8. 2006
  6. ncbi Genetic determinants of weight of fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscle in 500-day-old mice of the C57BL/6J and DBA/2J lineage
    A Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Physiol Genomics 21:184-92. 2005
  7. pmc Bone, muscle, and physical activity: structural equation modeling of relationships and genetic influence with age
    Dean H Lang
    Department of Kinesiology, College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 24:1608-17. 2009
  8. pmc Blood pressure and heart rate QTL in mice of the B6/D2 lineage: sex differences and environmental influences
    David A Blizard
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Physiol Genomics 36:158-66. 2009
  9. pmc Adjusting data to body size: a comparison of methods as applied to quantitative trait loci analysis of musculoskeletal phenotypes
    Dean H Lang
    Department of Kinesiology, College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 20:748-57. 2005
  10. ncbi QTL influencing baseline hematocrit in the C57BL/6J and DBA/2J lineage: age-related effects
    Frank Johannes
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, 101 Amy Gardner House, University Park, PA 16803, USA
    Mamm Genome 17:689-99. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Dissection of Muscle Weight QTL Via Congenic Strains
    Arimantas Lionikas; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi Genetic architecture of fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscle weight in 200-day-old mice of the C57BL/6J and DBA/2J lineage
    A Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Physiol Genomics 16:141-52. 2003
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  2. doi Diverse effects of stanozolol in C57BL/6J and A/J mouse strains
    Arimantas Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, 101 Amy Gardner House, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 103:333-41. 2008
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  3. ncbi Genetic determinants of weight of fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscles in old mice
    Arimantas Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, 101 Amy Gardner House, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Mamm Genome 17:615-28. 2006
    ..05 for TA muscle in males (between 200 and 800 days) and females (between 500 and 800 days), respectively. Analysis of all age groups supported previous findings that the genetic effects may be muscle-, age-, and sex-specific...
  4. ncbi Anomaly of anatomical origin of soleus muscle: a mouse model
    Arimantas Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Anat Sci Int 81:47-9. 2006
    ..Similar anatomical anomalies of the soleus muscle have been noted in humans. The mouse model will provide the means to explore the physiological consequences and genetic basis for such anomalies...
  5. ncbi Human skeletal muscle myosin function at physiological and non-physiological temperatures
    A Lionikas
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, SE, Sweden
    Acta Physiol (Oxf) 186:151-8. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the function of human skeletal muscle myosin across a wide range of temperatures, including physiological...
  6. ncbi Genetic determinants of weight of fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscle in 500-day-old mice of the C57BL/6J and DBA/2J lineage
    A Lionikas
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Physiol Genomics 21:184-92. 2005
    ..In summary, muscle weight in B6/D2 lineage is affected by a polygenic system that has variable influences at different ages, between males and females, and across muscles in a manner independent of muscle type...
  7. pmc Bone, muscle, and physical activity: structural equation modeling of relationships and genetic influence with age
    Dean H Lang
    Department of Kinesiology, College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 24:1608-17. 2009
    ..Further exploration of these and other mechanisms through which genes function will aid in development of individualized interventions able to exploit the numerous complex pathways contributing to skeletal health...
  8. pmc Blood pressure and heart rate QTL in mice of the B6/D2 lineage: sex differences and environmental influences
    David A Blizard
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Physiol Genomics 36:158-66. 2009
    ..Evidence for a role for mitochondrial DNA was found for both HR and SBP. QTL for HR and SBP may differ in males and females and may be sensitive to different environmental contexts...
  9. pmc Adjusting data to body size: a comparison of methods as applied to quantitative trait loci analysis of musculoskeletal phenotypes
    Dean H Lang
    Department of Kinesiology, College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 20:748-57. 2005
    ..It was found that dividing skeletal phenotypes by body mass index induced erroneous QTL results. The preferred method of body size adjustment was multiple regression...
  10. ncbi QTL influencing baseline hematocrit in the C57BL/6J and DBA/2J lineage: age-related effects
    Frank Johannes
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, 101 Amy Gardner House, University Park, PA 16803, USA
    Mamm Genome 17:689-99. 2006
    ..Baseline serum hematocrit is influenced by several QTL that appear to vary with the age and sex of the animal. These QTL primarily overlap with QTL that have been shown to regulate hematopoietic stem cell phenotypes...
  11. doi Learning in the 2-bottle alcohol preference test
    David A Blizard
    Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:2041-6. 2008
    ..The 2-bottle preference test is a popular protocol for characterizing a rodent's selection of a variety of solutions. Little attention has been paid, however, to the role of learning in this procedure...

Research Grants2

  1. Dissection of Muscle Weight QTL Via Congenic Strains
    Arimantas Lionikas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..3) Using a bioinformatics approach, search for candidate genes within the region of Chr 9 defined by congenic strain analysis with the potential to influence muscle weight. ..