Demidmaa Tuvdendorj

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A novel stable isotope tracer method to measure muscle protein fractional breakdown rate during a physiological non-steady-state condition
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Metabolism Unit, Shriners Hospital for Children, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 304:E623-30. 2013
  2. pmc Long-term oxandrolone treatment increases muscle protein net deposition via improving amino acid utilization in pediatric patients 6 months after burn injury
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1220, USA
    Surgery 149:645-53. 2011
  3. pmc Acute hyperinsulinemia and reduced plasma free fatty acid levels decrease intramuscular triglyceride synthesis
    Xiao Jun Zhang
    Metabolism Unit, Shriners Hospital for Children, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77550, USA
    Metabolism 62:44-51. 2013
  4. pmc Intensive insulin treatment increases donor site wound protein synthesis in burn patients
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Metabolism Unit, Shriners Hospital for Children, Galveston, TX 77550 1220, USA
    Surgery 149:512-8. 2011
  5. pmc Adult patients are more catabolic than children during acute phase after burn injury: a retrospective analysis on muscle protein kinetics
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Department of Surgery, Metabolism Unit, Shriners Hospital for Children, University of Texas Medical Branch, 815 Market Street, Galveston, TX 77555 1220, USA
    Intensive Care Med 37:1317-22. 2011
  6. pmc Skeletal muscle is anabolically unresponsive to an amino acid infusion in pediatric burn patients 6 months postinjury
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg 253:592-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Donor site wound protein synthesis correlates with length of acute hospitalization in severely burned children
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77550 1220, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 18:277-83. 2010
  8. pmc Measurement of precursor enrichment for calculating intramuscular triglyceride fractional synthetic rate
    Xiao Jun Zhang
    Metabolism Unit, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Lipid Res 53:119-25. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Amino acids stimulate leg muscle protein synthesis in peripheral arterial disease
    Lois A Killewich
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:554-9; discussion 559-60. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc A novel stable isotope tracer method to measure muscle protein fractional breakdown rate during a physiological non-steady-state condition
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Metabolism Unit, Shriners Hospital for Children, Galveston, TX, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 304:E623-30. 2013
    ..05). This new method of measuring muscle protein FBR during physiological non-steady state gives reliable results and allows simultaneous measurement of muscle protein FSR and thus a calculation of NB...
  2. pmc Long-term oxandrolone treatment increases muscle protein net deposition via improving amino acid utilization in pediatric patients 6 months after burn injury
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 1220, USA
    Surgery 149:645-53. 2011
    ..In the current study, we evaluated whether oxandrolone treatment affects mechanisms of protein turnover in skeletal muscle and whole-body protein breakdown in pediatric burn patients 6 months postinjury...
  3. pmc Acute hyperinsulinemia and reduced plasma free fatty acid levels decrease intramuscular triglyceride synthesis
    Xiao Jun Zhang
    Metabolism Unit, Shriners Hospital for Children, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77550, USA
    Metabolism 62:44-51. 2013
    ..To investigate the effect of acute hyperinsulinemia and the resulting decrease in plasma free fatty acid (FFA) concentrations on intramuscular TG synthesis...
  4. pmc Intensive insulin treatment increases donor site wound protein synthesis in burn patients
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Metabolism Unit, Shriners Hospital for Children, Galveston, TX 77550 1220, USA
    Surgery 149:512-8. 2011
    ..We investigated whether intensive insulin treatment increases fractional synthesis rate (FSR) of the donor site wound protein and decreases the length of hospitalization normalized for total body surface area burned (LOS/TBSA)...
  5. pmc Adult patients are more catabolic than children during acute phase after burn injury: a retrospective analysis on muscle protein kinetics
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Department of Surgery, Metabolism Unit, Shriners Hospital for Children, University of Texas Medical Branch, 815 Market Street, Galveston, TX 77555 1220, USA
    Intensive Care Med 37:1317-22. 2011
    ..This study was performed to determine if there is an age-related specificity in the response of muscle protein metabolism to severe burn injury during acute hospitalization. This is a retrospective analysis of previously published data...
  6. pmc Skeletal muscle is anabolically unresponsive to an amino acid infusion in pediatric burn patients 6 months postinjury
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, TX, USA
    Ann Surg 253:592-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate leg muscle, whole-body muscle, and whole-body nonmuscle protein response to anabolic signaling of amino acids in pediatric burn patients at 6 months after injury...
  7. doi request reprint Donor site wound protein synthesis correlates with length of acute hospitalization in severely burned children
    Demidmaa Tuvdendorj
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77550 1220, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 18:277-83. 2010
    ..Measurement of protein deposition in regenerating donor site wound using stable isotope technique provides a quantitative measure of wound healing...
  8. pmc Measurement of precursor enrichment for calculating intramuscular triglyceride fractional synthetic rate
    Xiao Jun Zhang
    Metabolism Unit, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    J Lipid Res 53:119-25. 2012
    ..IM palmitoyl-carnitine enrichment was an acceptable surrogate of the precursor enrichment because it was less affected by in vitro lipid breakdown after sampling...
  9. ncbi request reprint Amino acids stimulate leg muscle protein synthesis in peripheral arterial disease
    Lois A Killewich
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:554-9; discussion 559-60. 2007
    ..In this study, we investigated whether amino acid supplementation would improve leg muscle protein synthesis in elderly PAD subjects, given that reduced leg blood flow might restrict the availability of amino acids to muscle...