MARCAS BAMMAN

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in triceps surae muscle-tendon complex and walking economy
    John P McCarthy
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:511-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Resting and load-induced levels of myogenic gene transcripts differ between older adults with demonstrable sarcopenia and young men and women
    Jeong Su Kim
    Dept of Physiology, Univeristy of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Appl Physiol 99:2149-58. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Cluster analysis tests the importance of myogenic gene expression during myofiber hypertrophy in humans
    Marcas M Bamman
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Medical Scientist Training Program, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Core Muscle Research Laboratory, GRECC 11G, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, AL 35294 0001, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 102:2232-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Potent myofiber hypertrophy during resistance training in humans is associated with satellite cell-mediated myonuclear addition: a cluster analysis
    John K Petrella
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, The University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0005, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 104:1736-42. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Resistance exercise prevents plantar flexor deconditioning during bed rest
    M M Bamman
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 29:1462-8. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Myogenic protein expression before and after resistance loading in 26- and 64-yr-old men and women
    Marcas M Bamman
    UAB Dept of Physiology and Biophysics, Muscle Research Laboratory, GRECC 11G, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0001, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 97:1329-37. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in resistance-training-induced myofiber hypertrophy among older adults
    Marcas M Bamman
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:108-16. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The exercise dose response: key lessons from the past
    Marcas M Bamman
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham Core Muscle Research Laboratory, 1530 Third Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 294:E230-1. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanical load increases muscle IGF-I and androgen receptor mRNA concentrations in humans
    M M Bamman
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 280:E383-90. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the strength-size relationship in vivo using various muscle size indices
    M M Bamman
    Department of Human Studies, Center for Nuclear Imaging Research, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1250, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:1307-13. 2000

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in triceps surae muscle-tendon complex and walking economy
    John P McCarthy
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:511-8. 2006
    ..These preliminary findings indicate the structure of the muscle-tendon complex could be a factor partially accounting for reported ethnic differences in certain types of athletic-related performance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Resting and load-induced levels of myogenic gene transcripts differ between older adults with demonstrable sarcopenia and young men and women
    Jeong Su Kim
    Dept of Physiology, Univeristy of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Appl Physiol 99:2149-58. 2005
    ..Higher resting levels of MRFs in OF vs. YF suggest elevated basal regenerative activity in sarcopenic muscle of OF...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cluster analysis tests the importance of myogenic gene expression during myofiber hypertrophy in humans
    Marcas M Bamman
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Medical Scientist Training Program, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Core Muscle Research Laboratory, GRECC 11G, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, AL 35294 0001, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 102:2232-9. 2007
    ..The data strongly suggest the load-mediated induction of these genes may initiate important actions necessary to promote myofiber growth during PRT, while the role of MyoD is less clear...
  4. doi request reprint Potent myofiber hypertrophy during resistance training in humans is associated with satellite cell-mediated myonuclear addition: a cluster analysis
    John K Petrella
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, The University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0005, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 104:1736-42. 2008
    ..Individuals with a greater basal presence of SCs demonstrated, with training, a remarkable ability to expand the SC pool, incorporate new nuclei, and achieve robust growth...
  5. ncbi request reprint Resistance exercise prevents plantar flexor deconditioning during bed rest
    M M Bamman
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 29:1462-8. 1997
    ..The reported benefits of REX should prove useful in prescribing exercise for astronauts in microgravity and for patients susceptible to functional decline during bed- or chair-bound hospital stays...
  6. ncbi request reprint Myogenic protein expression before and after resistance loading in 26- and 64-yr-old men and women
    Marcas M Bamman
    UAB Dept of Physiology and Biophysics, Muscle Research Laboratory, GRECC 11G, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0001, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 97:1329-37. 2004
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  7. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in resistance-training-induced myofiber hypertrophy among older adults
    Marcas M Bamman
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:108-16. 2003
    ..05). In summary, gender differences in load-induced myofiber hypertrophy among older adults cannot be explained by levels of circulating IGF-1 or dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, or by expression of the myogenic transcripts examined...
  8. ncbi request reprint The exercise dose response: key lessons from the past
    Marcas M Bamman
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham Core Muscle Research Laboratory, 1530 Third Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 294:E230-1. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Mechanical load increases muscle IGF-I and androgen receptor mRNA concentrations in humans
    M M Bamman
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 280:E383-90. 2001
    ..Results indicate that a single bout of mechanical loading in humans alters activity of the muscle IGF-I system, and the enhanced response to ECC suggests that IGF-I may somehow modulate tissue regeneration after mechanical damage...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the strength-size relationship in vivo using various muscle size indices
    M M Bamman
    Department of Human Studies, Center for Nuclear Imaging Research, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1250, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 32:1307-13. 2000
    ..g., magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)). Additionally, we compared the relationship among MVC and three MRI-determined muscle size measures; anatomical (ACSA) and physiological (PCSA) cross-sectional areas; and muscle volume (VOLm)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Enhanced protein electrophoresis technique for separating human skeletal muscle myosin heavy chain isoforms
    M M Bamman
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294 1250, USA
    Electrophoresis 20:466-8. 1999
    ..Results provide a valuable SDS-PAGE minigel technique for separating MHC isoforms in human muscle without the difficult task of casting gradient gels...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of resistance exercise during bed rest on skeletal muscle sarcopenia and myosin isoform distribution
    M M Bamman
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 84:157-63. 1998
    ..Unlike spaceflight, BRU did not induce shifts in myosin phenotype. The reported benefits of REx may prove useful in prescribing exercise for astronauts in microgravity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Load-mediated downregulation of myostatin mRNA is not sufficient to promote myofiber hypertrophy in humans: a cluster analysis
    Jeong Su Kim
    Dept of Physiology and Biophysics, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0001, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 103:1488-95. 2007
    ..Overall, we found no compelling evidence that myostatin is differentially regulated in humans demonstrating robust RT-mediated myofiber hypertrophy vs. those more resistant to growth...
  14. ncbi request reprint Contributions of force and velocity to improved power with progressive resistance training in young and older adults
    John K Petrella
    Muscle Research Laboratory, UAB Department of Physiology and Biophysics, GRECC 11G VA Medical Center, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0001, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 99:343-51. 2007
    ..05). Training improvements in power resulted primarily from increases in strength both early and late for young adults while older adults realized early improvements in both strength and peak concentric velocity...
  15. ncbi request reprint SIRT1 is significantly elevated in mouse and human prostate cancer
    Derek M Huffman
    Division of Physiology and Metabolism, Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1670 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Cancer Res 67:6612-8. 2007
    ..Because SIRT1 may function as a tumor promoter, these results suggest that SIRT1 should be considered as a potential therapeutic target for prostate cancer...
  16. pmc Increased strength and decreased flexibility are related to reduced oxygen cost of walking
    Gary R Hunter
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Room 205 Education Building, 901 13th st south, Birmingham, AL 25294 1250, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:895-901. 2008
    ..Decreases in walking and grade netVO(2) were independently and positively related to increased knee extension strength and decreased knee extensor and plantar flexor flexibility...
  17. ncbi request reprint Exercise program implementation proves not feasible during acute care hospitalization
    Cynthia J Brown
    Birmingham Atlanta Department of Veterans Affairs Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 43:939-46. 2006
    ..Initiation of an inpatient exercise program was not feasible in the study population. The in-home program was more feasible but target criteria need refinement...
  18. pmc Age, muscle fatigue, and walking endurance in pre-menopausal women
    Gary R Hunter
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 901 South 13th Street, Birmingham, AL 35294 1250, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 111:715-23. 2011
    ..In addition, these results support the hypothesis that age-related increases in metabolic economy may decrease MIF. However, decreased muscle strength and oxidative capacity are related to WE...
  19. doi request reprint Modulation of the dystrophin-associated protein complex in response to resistance training in young and older men
    David J Kosek
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Core Muscle Research Laboratory, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 104:1476-84. 2008
    ..The blunted hypertrophic adaptation seen in old vs. young men may have resulted from overstress, as suggested by marked p38 MAPK activation in old men only...
  20. ncbi request reprint Resistance training and intra-abdominal adipose tissue in older men and women
    Gary R Hunter
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1250, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1023-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of RT on fat distribution in 12 women and 14 men, aged 61-77 yr...
  21. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of 3 days/wk resistance training on myofiber hypertrophy and myogenic mechanisms in young vs. older adults
    David J Kosek
    UAB Dept of Physiology and Biophysics, Muscle Research Laboratory, GRECC 11G VA Medical Center, 1530 3rd Ave, South Birmingham, AL 35294 0001, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 101:531-44. 2006
    ..The results generally support our hypothesis as 3 days/wk training led to more robust hypertrophy in Y vs. O, particularly among men. However, this differential hypertrophy adaptation was not explained by age variation in MRF expression...
  22. ncbi request reprint Age is independently related to muscle metabolic capacity in premenopausal women
    Gary R Hunter
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 93:70-6. 2002
    ..These data suggest that, in sedentary premenopausal women, both oxidative and glycolytic muscle capacity decrease with age even when physical activity is taken into account...
  23. ncbi request reprint Inverse relationship between exercise economy and oxidative capacity in muscle
    Gary R Hunter
    Human Studies Department, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Rm 205 Education Building, Birmingham, AL 35294 1250, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 94:558-68. 2005
    ..Our results support the concept that exercise economy and oxidative capacity are inversely related. We have demonstrated this inverse relationship in women both by indirect calorimetry during walking and in muscle tissue by 31P MRS...
  24. ncbi request reprint Age differences in knee extension power, contractile velocity, and fatigability
    John K Petrella
    Muscle Research Laboratory, UAB Dept of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and GRECC 11G VA Medical Center, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0001, USA
    J Appl Physiol 98:211-20. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that velocity impairments are a possible contributor to mobility loss and falls risk among older adults. Interventions for improving contractile velocity should be pursued...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of resistance training on older adults
    Gary R Hunter
    Department of Human Studies, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Sports Med 34:329-48. 2004
    ..Impairment in strength development may result when aerobic training is added to resistance training but can be avoided with training limited to 3 days/week...
  26. pmc Cluster analysis reveals differential transcript profiles associated with resistance training-induced human skeletal muscle hypertrophy
    Anna Thalacker-Mercer
    UAB Center for Exercise Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Physiol Genomics 45:499-507. 2013
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  27. ncbi request reprint Impact of resistance loading on myostatin expression and cell cycle regulation in young and older men and women
    Jeong Su Kim
    UAB Dept of Physiology and Biophysics, Muscle Research Laboratory, GRECC 11G, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0001, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 288:E1110-9. 2005
    ..These data clearly demonstrate that RL downregulates myostatin expression and alters genes key to cell cycle progression. However, failure to reduce myostatin expression may play a role in limiting RL-induced hypertrophy in OF...
  28. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of myonuclear addition may explain differential myofiber growth among resistance-trained young and older men and women
    John K Petrella
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0001, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 291:E937-46. 2006
    ..05). Among men, free testosterone was 59% higher in YM (P < 0.01). Myonuclear addition was most effectively accomplished in YM, which likely drove the superior growth...
  29. pmc Translational signaling responses preceding resistance training-mediated myofiber hypertrophy in young and old humans
    David L Mayhew
    UAB Dept of Physiology, 966 McCallum Basic Health Sciences Bldg, 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 107:1655-62. 2009
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  30. pmc Does habitual dietary intake influence myofiber hypertrophy in response to resistance training? A cluster analysis
    Anna E Thalacker-Mercer
    UAB Department of Physiology, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:632-9. 2009
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  31. pmc Differential genomic responses in old vs. young humans despite similar levels of modest muscle damage after resistance loading
    Anna E Thalacker-Mercer
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0005, USA
    Physiol Genomics 40:141-9. 2010
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  32. pmc Eukaryotic initiation factor 2B epsilon induces cap-dependent translation and skeletal muscle hypertrophy
    David L Mayhew
    Medical Scientist Training Program and 2Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Physiol 589:3023-37. 2011
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  33. ncbi request reprint Take two NSAIDs and call on your satellite cells in the morning
    Marcas M Bamman
    J Appl Physiol 103:415-6. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint Hormonal responses from concentric and eccentric muscle contractions
    Robert J Durand
    Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:937-43. 2003
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Research Grants9

  1. MUSCLE PLASTICITY TRAINING /DETRAINING IN OLDER ADULTS
    MARCAS BAMMAN; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  2. MUSCLE PLASTICITY TRAINING /DETRAINING IN OLDER ADULTS
    MARCAS BAMMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  3. MUSCLE PLASTICITY TRAINING /DETRAINING IN OLDER ADULTS
    MARCAS BAMMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  4. MUSCLE PLASTICITY TRAINING /DETRAINING IN OLDER ADULTS
    MARCAS BAMMAN; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  5. MUSCLE PLASTICITY TRAINING /DETRAINING IN OLDER ADULTS
    MARCAS BAMMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  6. Maximizing Mechanisms of Muscle Hypertrophy to Combat Sarcopenia in Older Adults
    MARCAS BAMMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed research is a critical step toward defining a broadly applicable intervention to maximize gains in muscle mass and function among elderly. ..
  7. Maximizing Mechanisms of Muscle Hypertrophy to Combat Sarcopenia in Older Adults
    MARCAS BAMMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed research is a critical step toward defining a broadly applicable intervention to maximize gains in muscle mass and function among elderly. ..
  8. Maximizing Mechanisms of Muscle Hypertrophy to Combat Sarcopenia in Older Adults
    Marcas M Bamman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research is a critical step toward defining a broadly applicable intervention to maximize gains in muscle mass and function among elderly. ..