R B McDonald

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alterations in endogenous circadian rhythm of core temperature in senescent Fischer 344 rats
    R B McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, Physiology, and Behavior, University of California, Davis, California 95616 8669, USA
    Am J Physiol 276:R824-30. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Brown adipose tissue thermogenesis during aging and senescence
    R B McDonald
    Department of Nutrition Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, Davis 95616 8669, USA
    J Bioenerg Biomembr 31:507-16. 1999
  3. doi request reprint Characterization of survival and phenotype throughout the life span in UCP2/UCP3 genetically altered mice
    Roger B McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, One Shields Avenue, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Exp Gerontol 43:1061-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Changes in food intake and its relationship to weight loss during advanced age
    Roger B McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Interdiscip Top Gerontol 37:51-63. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical alterations during age-related anorexia
    C A Blanton
    Department of Nutrition, Section of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 221:153-65. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Reduced feeding response to neuropeptide Y in senescent Fischer 344 rats
    C A Blanton
    Department of Nutrition, Section of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior, University of California, 1 Shields Ave, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 280:R1052-60. 2001

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Alterations in endogenous circadian rhythm of core temperature in senescent Fischer 344 rats
    R B McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, Physiology, and Behavior, University of California, Davis, California 95616 8669, USA
    Am J Physiol 276:R824-30. 1999
    ..These data demonstrate that some characteristics of the CRT are altered slowly with chronological aging, whereas others occur rapidly with the onset of senescence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Brown adipose tissue thermogenesis during aging and senescence
    R B McDonald
    Department of Nutrition Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, Davis 95616 8669, USA
    J Bioenerg Biomembr 31:507-16. 1999
    ..It is the intent of this review to discuss the findings of these investigations...
  3. doi request reprint Characterization of survival and phenotype throughout the life span in UCP2/UCP3 genetically altered mice
    Roger B McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, One Shields Avenue, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Exp Gerontol 43:1061-8. 2008
    ..The lack of difference in maximal life spans among the Positive-TG, Negative-TG, and UCP3KO suggests that UCP3 does not significantly affect longevity in mice...
  4. doi request reprint Changes in food intake and its relationship to weight loss during advanced age
    Roger B McDonald
    Department of Nutrition, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Interdiscip Top Gerontol 37:51-63. 2010
    ..This brief review provides an update on putative mechanisms underlying the dysregulation of feeding during advanced age that result in body weight loss...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical alterations during age-related anorexia
    C A Blanton
    Department of Nutrition, Section of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 221:153-65. 1999
    ..Evidence presented here is evaluated and possible etiologic factors are suggested...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reduced feeding response to neuropeptide Y in senescent Fischer 344 rats
    C A Blanton
    Department of Nutrition, Section of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior, University of California, 1 Shields Ave, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 280:R1052-60. 2001
    ..33 +/- 0.33 g/kg body wt (0.67)) than before they began losing weight. Thus altered feeding responses to NPY occur in aging rats concomitantly with spontaneous decrements in food intake and body weight near the end of life...