Mark B Cope

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc White hat bias: examples of its presence in obesity research and a call for renewed commitment to faithfulness in research reporting
    M B Cope
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:84-8; discussion 83. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevention of methylnitrosourea-induced mammary cancers by 9-cis-retinoic acid and/or vitamin D3
    Mark B Cope
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Nutrition Sciences Department, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Oncol Rep 9:533-7. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Is dietary fat "fattening"? A comprehensive research synthesis
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, MT610 Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr 50:699-715. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of 9-cis-retinoic acid and N-(4-hydroxyphenyl) retinamide alone and in combination in mammary cancer prevention
    Mark B Cope
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Oncol Rep 11:465-9. 2004
  5. doi request reprint 2D difference gel electrophoresis of prepubertal and pubertal rat mammary gland proteomes
    Helen Kim
    Departments of Pharmacology and Toxicology, the UAB Center for Nutrient Gene Interaction, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Proteome Res 7:4638-50. 2008
  6. pmc Sample size in obesity trials: patient perspective versus current practice
    David B Allison
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and the Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:68-75. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Obesity among those with mental disorders: a National Institute of Mental Health meeting report
    David B Allison
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:341-50. 2009
  8. pmc Mild calorie restriction induces fat accumulation in female C57BL/6J mice
    Xingsheng Li
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:456-62. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Obesity: person and population
    Mark B Cope
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Ryals Public Health Building 327, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:156S-159S. 2006

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc White hat bias: examples of its presence in obesity research and a call for renewed commitment to faithfulness in research reporting
    M B Cope
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:84-8; discussion 83. 2010
    ..WHB bias may be conjectured to be fuelled by feelings of righteous zeal, indignation toward certain aspects of industry or other factors. Readers should beware of WHB, and our field should seek methods to minimize it...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevention of methylnitrosourea-induced mammary cancers by 9-cis-retinoic acid and/or vitamin D3
    Mark B Cope
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Nutrition Sciences Department, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Oncol Rep 9:533-7. 2002
    ..Possible interactions between the retinoic acid receptors and vitamin D receptor may be responsible for the observed inhibition of mammary carcinogenesis...
  3. doi request reprint Is dietary fat "fattening"? A comprehensive research synthesis
    James M Shikany
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, MT610 Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr 50:699-715. 2010
    ..General recommendations to reduce dietary fat to promote weight loss or maintenance in all circumstances may merit reconsideration...
  4. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of 9-cis-retinoic acid and N-(4-hydroxyphenyl) retinamide alone and in combination in mammary cancer prevention
    Mark B Cope
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Oncol Rep 11:465-9. 2004
    ..In both experiments, the two retinoids in combination produced an additive effect, suggesting that they may inhibit mammary cancers by different mechanisms...
  5. doi request reprint 2D difference gel electrophoresis of prepubertal and pubertal rat mammary gland proteomes
    Helen Kim
    Departments of Pharmacology and Toxicology, the UAB Center for Nutrient Gene Interaction, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Proteome Res 7:4638-50. 2008
    ..This is a first report of mammary gland proteome differences at these important breast cancer-relevant time-points...
  6. pmc Sample size in obesity trials: patient perspective versus current practice
    David B Allison
    Department of Nutrition Sciences and the Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Med Decis Making 30:68-75. 2010
    ..To evaluate patient opinions on acceptable risks in exchange for a given degree of weight loss and their implications for sample size determination in obesity randomized clinical trials (RCTs)...
  7. doi request reprint Obesity among those with mental disorders: a National Institute of Mental Health meeting report
    David B Allison
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:341-50. 2009
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  8. pmc Mild calorie restriction induces fat accumulation in female C57BL/6J mice
    Xingsheng Li
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:456-62. 2010
    ..The increase in fat mass and decrease in lean mass may be a stress response to the uncertainty of food availability...
  9. ncbi request reprint Obesity: person and population
    Mark B Cope
    Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Ryals Public Health Building 327, 1665 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:156S-159S. 2006
    ..If we are to make pervasive and enduring changes to population adiposity levels, it is likely that we will need to make pervasive and enduring changes to the ways in which we live across the lifespan...

Research Grants1

  1. Energetics of Antipsychotic Drug-Induced Weight Gain
    Mark Cope; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Summary: Analysis of food intake, serum markers, hypothalami gene expression, RMR, RQ, activity and body composition from these experiments will aid in understanding the energetics of atypical antipsychotic-induced weight gain. ..