Jeffrey A Woods

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Affiliation: University of Illinois
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cardiovascular exercise training extends influenza vaccine seroprotection in sedentary older adults: the immune function intervention trial
    Jeffrey A Woods
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL 61801, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2183-91. 2009
  2. pmc Effects of exercise and low-fat diet on adipose tissue inflammation and metabolic complications in obese mice
    Victoria J Vieira
    University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 296:E1164-71. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Stronger relationship between central adiposity and C-reactive protein in older women than men
    Rudy J Valentine
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL 61801, USA
    Menopause 16:84-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Dietary (1,3/1,6)-β-D-glucan decreases transforming growth factor β expression in the lung of the neonatal piglet
    Shannon C Thorum
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Nutr Res 33:322-31. 2013
  5. doi request reprint C-reactive protein and cardiac vagal activity following resistance exercise training in young African-American and white men
    Kevin S Heffernan
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 296:R1098-105. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Racial differences in central blood pressure and vascular function in young men
    Kevin S Heffernan
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, Exercise and Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, Rehabilitation Education Center, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1207 S Oak St Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 295:H2380-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Effects of a traditional Taiji/Qigong curriculum on older adults' immune response to influenza vaccine
    Yang Yang
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 906 S Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Med Sport Sci 52:64-76. 2008
  8. pmc Intestinal and systemic immune development and response to vaccination are unaffected by dietary (1,3/1,6)-β-D-glucan supplementation in neonatal piglets
    Shelly N Hester
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 19:1499-508. 2012
  9. pmc Sex impacts the relation between body composition and physical function in older adults
    Rudy J Valentine
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Menopause 16:518-23. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Exercise speeds cutaneous wound healing in high-fat diet-induced obese mice
    Brandt D Pence
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1846-54. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Cardiovascular exercise training extends influenza vaccine seroprotection in sedentary older adults: the immune function intervention trial
    Jeffrey A Woods
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL 61801, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2183-91. 2009
    ..To determine whether cardiovascular exercise training resulted in improved antibody responses to influenza vaccination in sedentary elderly people who exhibited poor vaccine responses...
  2. pmc Effects of exercise and low-fat diet on adipose tissue inflammation and metabolic complications in obese mice
    Victoria J Vieira
    University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 296:E1164-71. 2009
    ..There are unique metabolic consequences of a sedentary lifestyle and HFD that are most evident long term, highlighting the importance of both EX and LFD in preventing obesity-related metabolic disturbances...
  3. doi request reprint Stronger relationship between central adiposity and C-reactive protein in older women than men
    Rudy J Valentine
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL 61801, USA
    Menopause 16:84-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the sex-specific independent relationships between physical activity, fitness, central and whole body adiposity, and CRP in sedentary older adults...
  4. doi request reprint Dietary (1,3/1,6)-β-D-glucan decreases transforming growth factor β expression in the lung of the neonatal piglet
    Shannon C Thorum
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Nutr Res 33:322-31. 2013
    ..With the exception of reducing TGF-β mRNA in the lung and tending to decrease the ratio of T helper to cytotoxic T cell in the TLN, dietary WGP did not affect lung-associated adaptive immunity in piglets...
  5. doi request reprint C-reactive protein and cardiac vagal activity following resistance exercise training in young African-American and white men
    Kevin S Heffernan
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 296:R1098-105. 2009
    ..Resistance training may be an important lifestyle modification for improving cardiac autonomic health and reducing inflammation in young African-American men...
  6. doi request reprint Racial differences in central blood pressure and vascular function in young men
    Kevin S Heffernan
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, Exercise and Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, Rehabilitation Education Center, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1207 S Oak St Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 295:H2380-7. 2008
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  7. doi request reprint Effects of a traditional Taiji/Qigong curriculum on older adults' immune response to influenza vaccine
    Yang Yang
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 906 S Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Med Sport Sci 52:64-76. 2008
    ..Traditional TQ practice improves the antibody response to influenza vaccine in older adults, but further study is needed to determine whether the enhanced response is sufficient to provide definitive protection from influenza infection...
  8. pmc Intestinal and systemic immune development and response to vaccination are unaffected by dietary (1,3/1,6)-β-D-glucan supplementation in neonatal piglets
    Shelly N Hester
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 19:1499-508. 2012
    ..Overall, the doses of 1.8, 18, and 90 mg/kg BW of dietary WGP had no effect on intestinal or immune development and did not improve the antibody response to vaccination in neonatal piglets...
  9. pmc Sex impacts the relation between body composition and physical function in older adults
    Rudy J Valentine
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Menopause 16:518-23. 2009
    ..To determine the sex-specific relationships between physical activity, aerobic fitness, adiposity (%Fat), mineral-free lean mass (MFLM), and balance and gait performance in older adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exercise speeds cutaneous wound healing in high-fat diet-induced obese mice
    Brandt D Pence
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1846-54. 2012
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether treadmill exercise could speed cutaneous wound healing in obese, high-fat diet-fed mice...
  11. ncbi request reprint Independent relationship between heart rate recovery and C-reactive protein in older adults
    Victoria J Vieira
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, Division of Nutritional Sciences, Uinversity of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:747-51. 2007
    ..To examine the independent effect of parasympathetic tone (PST), assessed here according to heart rate recovery (HRR) after exercise, on circulating levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) in 132 elderly participants...
  12. doi request reprint Sex differences in the relationship between obesity, C-reactive protein, physical activity, depression, sleep quality and fatigue in older adults
    Rudy J Valentine
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 23:643-8. 2009
    ..Strategies to prevent fatigue may differ in older women and men, especially with regard to inflammation, physical activity and adiposity...
  13. pmc Effects of diet and exercise on metabolic disturbances in high-fat diet-fed mice
    Victoria J Vieira
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Cytokine 46:339-45. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint The associations of adiposity, physical activity and inflammation with fatigue in older adults
    Rudy J Valentine
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 25:1482-90. 2011
    ..In addition to depression and sleep quality, adiposity may represent a potential target for reducing fatigue in older adults...
  15. ncbi request reprint Exercise accelerates cutaneous wound healing and decreases wound inflammation in aged mice
    K Todd Keylock
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 294:R179-84. 2008
    ..Our data suggest that exercise accelerates the wound healing process in old mice. This improved healing response in the old mice may be the result of an exercise-induced anti-inflammatory response in the wound...
  16. ncbi request reprint Arterial wave reflection and vascular autonomic modulation in young and older men
    Kevin S Heffernan
    Exercise and Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, and the Exercise Immunology Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:1-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between pressure wave reflection and augmentation from peripheral arteries and peripheral sympathetic vasomotion in young and older men...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of a Taiji and Qigong intervention on the antibody response to influenza vaccine in older adults
    Yang Yang
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Am J Chin Med 35:597-607. 2007
    ..Traditional TQ practice improves the antibody response to influenza vaccine in older adults, but further study is needed to determine whether the enhanced response is sufficient to provide definitive protection from influenza infection...
  18. ncbi request reprint Higher antibody, but not cell-mediated, responses to vaccination in high physically fit elderly
    K Todd Keylock
    Depatment of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    J Appl Physiol 102:1090-8. 2007
    ..There was little evidence that HF mounted better cell-mediated immune responses to the Fluzone or TT vaccine measured in peripheral blood cells or to other recall antigens in vivo...
  19. doi request reprint Dietary whole glucan particles do not affect antibody or cell-mediated immune responses to influenza virus vaccination in mice
    Brandt D Pence
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Immunol Invest 41:275-89. 2012
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  20. pmc Complexity of force output during static exercise in individuals with Down syndrome
    Kevin S Heffernan
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana, Champaign, Champaign, Ilinois 61820, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 106:1227-33. 2009
    ..This would suggest a possible link between premature aging and less complex force output in persons with DS...
  21. doi request reprint Exercise, inflammation, and innate immunity
    Jeffrey A Woods
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 906 South Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL 6180, USA
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 29:381-93. 2009
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  22. doi request reprint Macrophages from alpha 7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor knockout mice demonstrate increased cholesterol accumulation and decreased cellular paraoxonase expression: a possible link between the nervous system and atherosclerosis development
    Kenneth R Wilund
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 390:148-54. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if the increased inflammation in alpha7(-/-) mice is associated with enhanced serum and macrophage atherogenicity...
  23. pmc Forced treadmill exercise training exacerbates inflammation and causes mortality while voluntary wheel training is protective in a mouse model of colitis
    Marc D Cook
    Departments of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL, United States Integrative Immunology and Behavior Group, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL, United States
    Brain Behav Immun 33:46-56. 2013
    ..In conclusion, we found that FTR exacerbated, whereas VWR attenuated, symptoms and inflammation in response to DSS...
  24. doi request reprint Hemodynamic and arterial stiffness differences between African-Americans and Caucasians after maximal exercise
    Huimin Yan
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 306:H60-8. 2014
    ..Premenopausal women had greater augmented pressure at rest and after maximal aerobic exercise than men. Future research is needed to examine the potential mechanisms. ..
  25. doi request reprint Voluntary wheel running does not affect lipopolysaccharide-induced depressive-like behavior in young adult and aged mice
    Stephen A Martin
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Ill, USA
    Neuroimmunomodulation 21:52-63. 2014
    ..Conclusion: Prolonged physical exercise has no effect on the neuroinflammatory response to LPS and its behavioral consequences in young adult and aged mice. © 2013 S. Karger AG, Basel. ..
  26. pmc Exercise, inflammation and aging
    Jeffrey A Woods
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, Urbana IL, 61801, USA
    Aging Dis 3:130-40. 2012
    ..Potential mechanisms will be presented that might explain why exercise may exert an anti-inflammatory effect...
  27. ncbi request reprint Exercise, inflammation, and innate immunity
    Jeffrey A Woods
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 906 South Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL 6180, USA
    Neurol Clin 24:585-99. 2006
    ..Further investigation to confirm or reject these testable hypotheses will allow better application of exercise therapy to treat and prevent illnesses associated with chronic inflammation...
  28. pmc Exercise and respiratory tract viral infections
    Stephen A Martin
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 37:157-64. 2009
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  29. ncbi request reprint Muscle quality, aerobic fitness and fat mass predict lower-extremity physical function in community-dwelling older adults
    Mark M Misic
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Ill 61801, USA
    Gerontology 53:260-6. 2007
    ..Muscle mass, strength and fitness play a role in lower-extremity physical function (LEPF) in older adults; however, the relationships remain inadequately characterized...
  30. ncbi request reprint Relation of heart rate recovery after exercise to C-reactive protein and white blood cell count
    Sae Young Jae
    Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:707-10. 2007
    ..In conclusion, slow and abnormal HRR after exercise testing is associated with inflammatory markers, which could contribute to the high incidence of cardiovascular disease in these subjects...
  31. ncbi request reprint Moderate exercise early after influenza virus infection reduces the Th1 inflammatory response in lungs of mice
    Thomas Lowder
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Illinois and Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Exerc Immunol Rev 12:97-111. 2006
    ..This exercise-induced shift in immune response may be responsible for improved survival after influenza virus infection...
  32. pmc Exercise delays allogeneic tumor growth and reduces intratumoral inflammation and vascularization
    Mark R Zielinski
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    J Appl Physiol 96:2249-56. 2004
    ..These data indicate that daily strenuous exercise may influence tumor growth by affecting the microenvironment of the tumor, resulting in a delay in tumor growth and a more rapid regression...