Xuewen Wang

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of a 12-month physical activity intervention on prevalence of metabolic syndrome in elderly men and women
    Xuewen Wang
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:417-24. 2012
  2. pmc Adipose tissue endocannabinoid system gene expression: depot differences and effects of diet and exercise
    Tongjian You
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 10:194. 2011
  3. pmc Resting energy expenditure changes with weight loss: racial differences
    Xuewen Wang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:86-91. 2010
  4. pmc A ~60-min brisk walk increases insulin-stimulated glucose disposal but has no effect on hepatic and adipose tissue insulin sensitivity in older women
    Xuewen Wang
    Center for Human Nutrition, Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 114:1563-8. 2013
  5. pmc Weight regain is related to decreases in physical activity during weight loss
    Xuewen Wang
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1781-8. 2008
  6. pmc Testosterone increases the muscle protein synthesis rate but does not affect very-low-density lipoprotein metabolism in obese premenopausal women
    Xuewen Wang
    Washington Univ School of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 302:E740-6. 2012
  7. pmc Low-dose dexamethasone administration for 3 weeks favorably affects plasma HDL concentration and composition but does not affect very low-density lipoprotein kinetics
    Xuewen Wang
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, Center for Human Nutrition, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Eur J Endocrinol 167:217-23. 2012
  8. pmc Effect of exercise intensity on abdominal fat loss during calorie restriction in overweight and obese postmenopausal women: a randomized, controlled trial
    Barbara J Nicklas
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, J Paul Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1043-52. 2009
  9. pmc Is lost lean mass from intentional weight loss recovered during weight regain in postmenopausal women?
    Kristen M Beavers
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, J Paul Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:767-74. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Knee strength maintained despite loss of lean body mass during weight loss in older obese adults with knee osteoarthritis
    Xuewen Wang
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:866-71. 2007

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Effects of a 12-month physical activity intervention on prevalence of metabolic syndrome in elderly men and women
    Xuewen Wang
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 67:417-24. 2012
    ..There is a lack of information on whether exercise training alone can reduce the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in elderly men and women...
  2. pmc Adipose tissue endocannabinoid system gene expression: depot differences and effects of diet and exercise
    Tongjian You
    Department of Exercise and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 10:194. 2011
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  3. pmc Resting energy expenditure changes with weight loss: racial differences
    Xuewen Wang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:86-91. 2010
    ..254 for total, limb, and trunk, respectively; P < 0.05) independent of baseline REE in white women. Therefore, with weight loss, REE decreased in proportion to the amount of fat and lean mass lost in white, but not black, women...
  4. pmc A ~60-min brisk walk increases insulin-stimulated glucose disposal but has no effect on hepatic and adipose tissue insulin sensitivity in older women
    Xuewen Wang
    Center for Human Nutrition, Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 114:1563-8. 2013
    ..Therefore, we conclude that a single bout of brisk walking for ∼1 h improves muscle insulin sensitivity but has no effect on liver and adipose tissue insulin sensitivity in older women...
  5. pmc Weight regain is related to decreases in physical activity during weight loss
    Xuewen Wang
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:1781-8. 2008
    ..To examine whether adaptations in physical activity energy expenditure (PAEE) and resting metabolic rate (RMR) during weight loss were associated with future weight regain in overweight/obese, older women...
  6. pmc Testosterone increases the muscle protein synthesis rate but does not affect very-low-density lipoprotein metabolism in obese premenopausal women
    Xuewen Wang
    Washington Univ School of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 302:E740-6. 2012
    ..001). We conclude that testosterone is a potent skeletal muscle protein anabolic agent, but not an important regulator of plasma lipid homeostasis in obese women...
  7. pmc Low-dose dexamethasone administration for 3 weeks favorably affects plasma HDL concentration and composition but does not affect very low-density lipoprotein kinetics
    Xuewen Wang
    Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Washington University School of Medicine, Center for Human Nutrition, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Eur J Endocrinol 167:217-23. 2012
    ..However, the metabolic effects of glucocorticoid administration to mimic subclinical glucocorticoid excess have not been evaluated...
  8. pmc Effect of exercise intensity on abdominal fat loss during calorie restriction in overweight and obese postmenopausal women: a randomized, controlled trial
    Barbara J Nicklas
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, J Paul Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1043-52. 2009
    ..Exercise intensity may affect the selective loss of abdominal adipose tissue...
  9. pmc Is lost lean mass from intentional weight loss recovered during weight regain in postmenopausal women?
    Kristen M Beavers
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, J Paul Sticht Center on Aging, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:767-74. 2011
    ..Despite the well-known recidivism of obesity, surprisingly little is known about the composition of body weight during weight regain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Knee strength maintained despite loss of lean body mass during weight loss in older obese adults with knee osteoarthritis
    Xuewen Wang
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:866-71. 2007
    ..The effects of weight loss on muscle function in older adults have not been well studied. This study determined the effects of a 6-month weight-loss intervention on muscle strength and quality in older obese adults with knee osteoarthritis...
  11. pmc Metabolic actions of insulin in men and women
    Faidon Magkos
    Center for Human Nutrition, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Nutrition 26:686-93. 2010
    ..g., weight loss and exercise) that are known to alter insulin sensitivity. However, these areas have not been studied comprehensively enough to draw firm conclusions...
  12. pmc Sex differences in lipid and lipoprotein metabolism: it's not just about sex hormones
    Xuewen Wang
    Center for Human Nutrition, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:885-93. 2011
    ..Thus, the underlying physiological modulators of plasma lipid metabolism responsible for the differences between men and women remain to be elucidated...