Matthew J Sharman

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Affiliation: University of Connecticut
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Very low-carbohydrate and low-fat diets affect fasting lipids and postprandial lipemia differently in overweight men
    Matthew J Sharman
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Nutr 134:880-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Weight loss leads to reductions in inflammatory biomarkers after a very-low-carbohydrate diet and a low-fat diet in overweight men
    Matthew J Sharman
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, Unit 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 01110, USA
    Clin Sci (Lond) 107:365-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of a carbohydrate-restricted diet with and without supplemental soluble fiber on plasma low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and other clinical markers of cardiovascular risk
    Richard J Wood
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 4017, USA
    Metabolism 56:58-67. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Androgen receptor content following heavy resistance exercise in men
    Nicholas A Ratamess
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Unit 1110, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 93:35-42. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a very low-carbohydrate and low-fat diet on fasting lipids, LDL subclasses, insulin resistance, and postprandial lipemic responses in overweight women
    Jeff S Volek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269 1110, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 23:177-84. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint An isoenergetic very low carbohydrate diet improves serum HDL cholesterol and triacylglycerol concentrations, the total cholesterol to HDL cholesterol ratio and postprandial pipemic responses compared with a low fat diet in normal weight, normolipidemic w
    Jeff S Volek
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Nutr 133:2756-61. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of carbohydrate loading on repetitive jump squat power performance
    Disa L Hatfield
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:167-71. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint A ketogenic diet favorably affects serum biomarkers for cardiovascular disease in normal-weight men
    Matthew J Sharman
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs 06269 1110, USA
    J Nutr 132:1879-85. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Androgenic responses to resistance exercise: effects of feeding and L-carnitine
    William J Kraemer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1288-96. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of creatine supplementation on muscular performance and body composition responses to short-term resistance training overreaching
    Jeff S Volek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 91:628-37. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Very low-carbohydrate and low-fat diets affect fasting lipids and postprandial lipemia differently in overweight men
    Matthew J Sharman
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Nutr 134:880-5. 2004
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  2. ncbi request reprint Weight loss leads to reductions in inflammatory biomarkers after a very-low-carbohydrate diet and a low-fat diet in overweight men
    Matthew J Sharman
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, 2095 Hillside Road, Unit 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 01110, USA
    Clin Sci (Lond) 107:365-9. 2004
    ..These data suggest that, in the short-term, weight loss is primarily the driving force underlying the reductions in most of the inflammatory biomarkers...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of a carbohydrate-restricted diet with and without supplemental soluble fiber on plasma low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and other clinical markers of cardiovascular risk
    Richard J Wood
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 4017, USA
    Metabolism 56:58-67. 2007
    ..Furthermore, a CRD led to clinically important positive alterations in cardiovascular disease risk factors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Androgen receptor content following heavy resistance exercise in men
    Nicholas A Ratamess
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Unit 1110, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 93:35-42. 2005
    ..This may have been due to greater protein catabolism associated with the higher level of stress following higher-volume resistance exercise...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a very low-carbohydrate and low-fat diet on fasting lipids, LDL subclasses, insulin resistance, and postprandial lipemic responses in overweight women
    Jeff S Volek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269 1110, USA
    J Am Coll Nutr 23:177-84. 2004
    ..The primary purpose of this study was to compare a very low-carbohydrate and a low-fat diet on fasting blood lipids, LDL subclasses, postprandial lipemia, and insulin resistance in overweight and obese women...
  6. ncbi request reprint An isoenergetic very low carbohydrate diet improves serum HDL cholesterol and triacylglycerol concentrations, the total cholesterol to HDL cholesterol ratio and postprandial pipemic responses compared with a low fat diet in normal weight, normolipidemic w
    Jeff S Volek
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Nutr 133:2756-61. 2003
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  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of carbohydrate loading on repetitive jump squat power performance
    Disa L Hatfield
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 20:167-71. 2006
    ..These data show that elevated carbohydrate intake is not needed to optimize a repetitive power-endurance performance when it is done as the first exercise in a workout...
  8. ncbi request reprint A ketogenic diet favorably affects serum biomarkers for cardiovascular disease in normal-weight men
    Matthew J Sharman
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs 06269 1110, USA
    J Nutr 132:1879-85. 2002
    ..The results suggest that a short-term ketogenic diet does not have a deleterious effect on CVD risk profile and may improve the lipid disorders characteristic of atherogenic dyslipidemia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Androgenic responses to resistance exercise: effects of feeding and L-carnitine
    William J Kraemer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1288-96. 2006
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to determine the effects of 3 wk of L-carnitine L-tartrate (LCLT) supplementation and post-resistance-exercise (RE) feeding on hormonal and androgen receptor (AR) responses...
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of creatine supplementation on muscular performance and body composition responses to short-term resistance training overreaching
    Jeff S Volek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 91:628-37. 2004
    ..In addition, creatine supplementation appears to be effective for maintaining muscular performance during the initial phase of high-volume resistance training overreaching that otherwise results in small performance decrements...
  11. ncbi request reprint The effects of L-carnitine L-tartrate supplementation on hormonal responses to resistance exercise and recovery
    William J Kraemer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 17:455-62. 2003
    ..These data support the use of LCLT as a recovery supplement for hypoxic exercise and lend further insights into the hormonal mechanisms that may help to mediate quicker recovery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular and hormonal aspects of very-low-carbohydrate ketogenic diets
    Jeff S Volek
    Hman Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Obes Res 12:115S-23S. 2004
    ..e., the type of fat and protein) and the interaction with other interventions (e.g., exercise, dietary supplements, drugs)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of chromium supplementation on glycogen synthesis after high-intensity exercise
    Jeff S Volek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:2102-9. 2006
    ..Chromium enhances insulin signaling and insulin-mediated glucose uptake in cultured cells. We investigated the effect of chromium on glycogen synthesis and insulin signaling in humans...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cortitrol supplementation reduces serum cortisol responses to physical stress
    William J Kraemer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Metabolism 54:657-68. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint High-affinity growth hormone binding protein and acute heavy resistance exercise
    Martyn R Rubin
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:395-403. 2005
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to examine the influence of resistance training on circulating concentrations of growth hormone binding protein (GHBP) in response to acute heavy resistance exercise...
  16. ncbi request reprint A cetylated fatty acid topical cream with menthol reduces pain and improves functional performance in individuals with arthritis
    William J Kraemer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:475-80. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, our data support the use of a topical cream consisting of cetylated fatty acids (with or without menthol) for enhancing the potential for exercise training in this population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Increasing fluid milk favorably affects bone mineral density responses to resistance training in adolescent boys
    Jeff S Volek
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 103:1353-6. 2003
    ..Compared with juice, the milk group had a significantly greater increase in bone mineral density (0.014 vs 0.028 g/cm(2)). Increasing intake of milk in physically active adolescent boys may enhance bone health...
  18. ncbi request reprint Endurance capacity and high-intensity exercise performance responses to a high fat diet
    Jesse Fleming
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 13:466-78. 2003
    ..These deleterious effects on exercise performance may be accounted for in part by a reduction in body mass and/or increased ratings of perceived exertion...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of vitamin E supplementation on recovery from repeated bouts of resistance exercise
    Neva G Avery
    Human Performance Laboratory, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana 47306, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 17:801-9. 2003
    ..VE supplementation was not effective at attenuating putative markers of membrane damage, oxidative stress, and performance decrements after repeated bouts of whole-body concentric/eccentric resistance exercise...
  20. ncbi request reprint Physiological and functional effects of acute low-frequency hand-arm vibration
    Ana L Gomez
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 17:686-93. 2003
    ..No significant increases in limb size representative of swelling were observed. These data indicate that exposure to 1 hour of low-frequency hand-arm vibration has only minor effects on physiological function...
  21. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal tracking of muscular power changes of NCAA Division I collegiate women gymnasts
    Duncan N French
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 18:101-7. 2004
    ..e., lean muscle mass) was apparent. These data underscore the importance that specificity, and more importantly power development, should play in the conditioning of collegiate women gymnasts' training programs...
  22. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of the LDL cholesterol:HDL cholesterol ratio in an elderly population given a dietary cholesterol challenge
    Christine M Greene
    Departments of Nutritional Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Nutr 135:2793-8. 2005
    ..We conclude from this study that dietary cholesterol provided by eggs does not increase the risk for heart disease in a healthy elderly population...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effects of treatment with a cetylated fatty acid topical cream on static postural stability and plantar pressure distribution in patients with knee osteoarthritis
    William J Kraemer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 19:115-21. 2005
    ..Such over-the-counter treatment may help improve the exercise trainability of people with OA...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effects of amino acid supplementation on muscular performance during resistance training overreaching
    Nicholas A Ratamess
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 17:250-8. 2003
    ..In addition, an initial high-volume, moderate-intensity phase of overreaching followed by a higher intensity, moderate-volume phase appears to be very effective for enhancing muscle strength in resistance-trained men...
  25. ncbi request reprint Weight loss associated with reduced intake of carbohydrate reduces the atherogenicity of LDL in premenopausal women
    Ingrid Lofgren
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Metabolism 54:1133-41. 2005
    ..This study suggests that moderate weight loss (<5% of body weight) associated with reduced caloric intake, lower dietary carbohydrate, and increased physical activity impacts the atherogenicity of LDL...
  26. ncbi request reprint Detraining produces minimal changes in physical performance and hormonal variables in recreationally strength-trained men
    William J Kraemer
    The Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology Unit 1110, The University of Connecticut, Storrs 06269, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 16:373-82. 2002
    ..A minimal maintenance training program is recommended for the recreational lifter to offset any reductions in performance...
  27. ncbi request reprint Body composition and hormonal responses to a carbohydrate-restricted diet
    Jeff S Volek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Metabolism 51:864-70. 2002
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  28. ncbi request reprint Responses of plasma proenkephalin peptide F in rats following 14 days of spaceflight
    William J Kraemer
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:114-7. 2004
    ..Proenkephalin peptide F [107-140] is related to the enhancement of immune function, while microgravity has been shown to cause immuno-suppression. We investigated the physiological response of proenkephalin peptide F to microgravity...
  29. ncbi request reprint Modification of lipoproteins by very low-carbohydrate diets
    Jeff S Volek
    Human Performance Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut, U 1110, Storrs, CT 06269 1110, USA
    J Nutr 135:1339-42. 2005
    ..Considering the effectiveness of VLCDs in promoting fat loss and improving the metabolic syndrome, discounting or condemning their use is unjustified. We encourage a more unbiased, balanced appraisal of VLCDs...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of explosive resistance training on titin and myosin heavy chain isoforms in trained subjects
    Michael R McGuigan
    Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of Wisconsin La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601, USA
    J Strength Cond Res 17:645-51. 2003
    ..The data from this investigation indicates that a relatively short period of explosive resistance training results in negligible changes in the expression of MyHC or titin isoforms...
  31. doi request reprint Replacing dietary carbohydrate with protein and fat decreases the concentrations of small LDL and the inflammatory response induced by atherogenic diets in the guinea pig
    Matthew J Sharman
    Centre of Excellence for Alzheimer s Disease Research and Care, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup WA 6027, Australia
    J Nutr Biochem 19:732-8. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint Statistical analysis of fiber area in human skeletal muscle
    Michael R M McGuigan
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of Wisconsin La Crosse, La Crosse, WI, USA
    Can J Appl Physiol 27:415-22. 2002
    ..These results indicate that for a needle biopsy different numbers of fibers are needed depending on the fiber type to accurately characterize the mean fiber population...