Experts and Doctors on humans in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States


Locale: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
Topic: humans

Top Publications

  1. Ukkola O, Perusse L, Chagnon Y, Despres J, Bouchard C. Interactions among the glucocorticoid receptor, lipoprotein lipase and adrenergic receptor genes and abdominal fat in the Québec Family Study. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord. 2001;25:1332-9 pubmed
  2. Yang W, Mason C, Pollock S, Lavezzi T, Moroney J, Moore T. Membrane lipid biosynthesis in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: expression and characterization of CTP:phosphoethanolamine cytidylyltransferase. Biochem J. 2004;382:51-7 pubmed
    ..reinhardtii cells was observed during the cell cycle, increasing during the dark and then decreasing during the light period, while the mRNA level did not alter, providing evidence for post-translational regulation. ..
  3. Sinville R, Soper S. High resolution DNA separations using microchip electrophoresis. J Sep Sci. 2007;30:1714-28 pubmed
  4. Elkind Hirsch K, Darensbourg C, Ogden B, Ogden L, Hindelang P. Contraceptive vaginal ring use for women has less adverse metabolic effects than an oral contraceptive. Contraception. 2007;76:348-56 pubmed
    ..The lower-dose, nonoral hormonal RING had a lesser impact on carbohydrate metabolism and greater reduction of free androgen and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate levels than PILL treatment. ..
  5. Berthoud H. Vagal and hormonal gut-brain communication: from satiation to satisfaction. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2008;20 Suppl 1:64-72 pubmed publisher
  6. Pasarica M, Loiler S, Dhurandhar N. Acute effect of infection by adipogenic human adenovirus Ad36. Arch Virol. 2008;153:2097-102 pubmed publisher
    ..The serum cytokine response was markedly down-regulated. Ad36 acutely suppresses the systemic immune response and spreads widely. This information will help to determine Ad36 tissue tropism and its metabolic consequences. ..
  7. Zhang J, Gao Z, Yin J, Quon M, Ye J. S6K directly phosphorylates IRS-1 on Ser-270 to promote insulin resistance in response to TNF-(alpha) signaling through IKK2. J Biol Chem. 2008;283:35375-82 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a new mechanism for TNF-alpha to induce insulin resistance that involves activation of S6K by an IKK2-dependent pathway. S6K directly phosphorylates IRS-1 on multiple serine residues to inhibit insulin signaling. ..
  8. Anton S, Han H, York E, Martin C, Ravussin E, Williamson D. Effect of calorie restriction on subjective ratings of appetite. J Hum Nutr Diet. 2009;22:141-7 pubmed publisher
    ..CR regimens with low fat diets producing significant weight losses have similar effects on appetite markers over a 6-month time period compared to a weight stable control group. ..
  9. Kim J, Yu S, Kim J. YY1 is autoregulated through its own DNA-binding sites. BMC Mol Biol. 2009;10:85 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, the transcriptional level of YY1 is self-regulated through its internal DNA-binding sites. This study identifies YY1 as the first known autoregulating transcription factor in mammalian genomes. ..

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  1. O Neil C, Fulgoni V, Nicklas T. Candy consumption was not associated with body weight measures, risk factors for cardiovascular disease, or metabolic syndrome in US adults: NHANES 1999-2004. Nutr Res. 2011;31:122-30 pubmed publisher
    ..0364) and a 15% reduced risk of MetS (P = .0453). Results suggest that the current level of candy consumption was not associated with health risks. ..
  2. Chouljenko D, Kim I, Chouljenko V, Subramanian R, Walker J, Kousoulas K. Functional hierarchy of herpes simplex virus 1 viral glycoproteins in cytoplasmic virion envelopment and egress. J Virol. 2012;86:4262-70 pubmed publisher
  3. Wang J, Deng Z. Detection and forecasting of oyster norovirus outbreaks: recent advances and future perspectives. Mar Environ Res. 2012;80:62-9 pubmed publisher
  4. Jacobson P, Ukkola O, Rankinen T, Snyder E, Leon A, Rao D, et al. Melanocortin 4 receptor sequence variations are seldom a cause of human obesity: the Swedish Obese Subjects, the HERITAGE Family Study, and a Memphis cohort. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2002;87:4442-6 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, our results do not support the prevailing notion that sequence variation in the melanocortin 4 receptor gene is a frequent cause of human obesity. ..
  5. Civitarese A, Jenkinson C, Richardson D, Bajaj M, Cusi K, Kashyap S, et al. Adiponectin receptors gene expression and insulin sensitivity in non-diabetic Mexican Americans with or without a family history of Type 2 diabetes. Diabetologia. 2004;47:816-20 pubmed
    ..64, p=0.004 and r=0.47, p=0.048 respectively). Collectively, these data indicate that both isoforms of the adiponectin receptor play a role in the insulin-sensitising effect of adiponectin. ..
  6. Shannon E, Noveck R, Sandoval F, Kamath B. Thalidomide suppressed IL-1beta while enhancing TNF-alpha and IL-10, when cells in whole blood were stimulated with lipopolysaccharide. Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol. 2008;30:447-57 pubmed
    ..In vitro and in vivo evidence is accumulating that TNF-alpha is not the primary cytokine targeted by thalidomide in ENL and other inflammatory conditions. ..
  7. Thorson R, Matson J, Rojahn J, Dixon D. Behaviour problems in institutionalised people with intellectual disability and schizophrenia spectrum disorders. J Intellect Dev Disabil. 2008;33:316-22 pubmed publisher
    ..The SSD group was unique compared to the other two groups, particularly for severity of stereotyped behaviours. Many specific behavioural differences were also related to either SSD or general psychopathology. ..
  8. Matson J, Kozlowski A, Hattier M, Horovitz M, Sipes M. DSM-IV vs DSM-5 diagnostic criteria for toddlers with autism. Dev Neurorehabil. 2012;15:185-90 pubmed publisher
    ..These results replicate findings from two previous studies, with older children/adolescents and adults. As a result of these new criteria, far fewer people will qualify for needed autism services. ..
  9. Nuss H, Hester L, Perry M, Stewart Briley C, Reagon V, Collins P. Applying the Social Ecological Model to Creating Asthma-Friendly Schools in Louisiana. J Sch Health. 2016;86:225-32 pubmed publisher
    ..The SEM framework can be used for school-based programs to address successfully and improve asthma-related issues from the individual through policy levels. ..
  10. Pucheu Haston C. Atopic dermatitis in the domestic dog. Clin Dermatol. 2016;34:299-303 pubmed publisher
  11. Lewis B. Prehistoric juvenile rheumatoid arthritis in a precontact Louisiana native population reconsidered. Am J Phys Anthropol. 1998;106:229-48 pubmed
    ..Inferences regarding biological controls interacting with and influencing prehistoric Native American migration patterns are suggested from the link of B. burgdorferi to an Ixodid tick common to northeast Asia...
  12. Baumeister A. Serendipity and the cerebral localization of pleasure. J Hist Neurosci. 2006;15:92-8 pubmed
    ..This episode in the history of neuroscience illustrates the importance of sagacity in serendipitous scientific discoveries. It also shows that "mental preparedness" can be an obstacle to progress. ..
  13. Losso J. The biochemical and functional food properties of the bowman-birk inhibitor. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2008;48:94-118 pubmed publisher
  14. Johannsen D, Ravussin E. The role of mitochondria in health and disease. Curr Opin Pharmacol. 2009;9:780-6 pubmed publisher
    ..These inconsistent findings have promoted ongoing investigation into mitochondrial function to determine whether impaired function is a cause or consequence of metabolic disorders. ..
  15. Zhang Y, Li W, Wang Y, Chen L, Horswell R, Xiao K, et al. Increasing prevalence of hypertension in low income residents within Louisiana State University Health Care Services Division Hospital System. Eur J Intern Med. 2012;23:e179-84 pubmed publisher
    ..The annual prevalence of hypertension has dramatically increased from 2000 to 2009 in both men and women and in all races of the population served by the LSUHCSD hospitals. ..
  16. Trevaskis J, Gawronska Kozak B, Sutton G, McNeil M, Stephens J, Smith S, et al. Role of adiponectin and inflammation in insulin resistance of Mc3r and Mc4r knockout mice. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2007;15:2664-72 pubmed
    ..A delay in macrophage infiltration of adipose tissue of Mc3rKO during exposure to HFD may also be a factor contributing to the mild insulin resistance in this model. ..
  17. Ilnytska O, Argyropoulos G. The role of the Agouti-Related Protein in energy balance regulation. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2008;65:2721-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Its absence or reduced functionality may offer a benefit both in terms of bringing about negative energy balance in obesigenic environments, as well as leading to an increased lifespan. ..
  18. Yin J, Zhang H, Ye J. Traditional chinese medicine in treatment of metabolic syndrome. Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets. 2008;8:99-111 pubmed
  19. Swift D, Earnest C, Blair S, Church T. The effect of different doses of aerobic exercise training on endothelial function in postmenopausal women with elevated blood pressure: results from the DREW study. Br J Sports Med. 2012;46:753-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, exercise training may be more efficacious in improving endothelial function in postmenopausal women with endothelial dysfunction than individuals with normal endothelial function at baseline. ..
  20. Mudenda N, Malone J, Kearney M, Mischler P, Nieto P, McCarroll J, et al. Modelling the ecological niche of hookworm in Brazil based on climate. Geospat Health. 2012;6:S111-23 pubmed
    ..Both environmental temperature and soil moisture content were found to be important parameters for predicting the prevalence of N. americanus...
  21. Cheng Z, Caillet A, Ren B, Ding H. Stimulation of Escherichia coli DNA damage inducible DNA helicase DinG by the single-stranded DNA binding protein SSB. FEBS Lett. 2012;586:3825-30 pubmed publisher
    ..coli wild-type SSB stimulates the DinG DNA helicase via specific protein-protein interaction. ..
  22. Iyer A, Kousoulas K. A review of vaccine approaches for West Nile virus. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2013;10:4200-23 pubmed publisher
    ..This review discusses the advances in the development of vaccines and biologicals to combat human and veterinary West Nile disease. ..
  23. Bray G, Look M, Ryan D. Treatment of the obese patient in primary care: targeting and meeting goals and expectations. Postgrad Med. 2013;125:67-77 pubmed publisher
  24. Tran T, Gimble J, Cheng H. Vasopressin-induced Ca(2+) signals in human adipose-derived stem cells. Cell Calcium. 2016;59:135-9 pubmed publisher
    ..AVP supplementation to the adipogenic media inhibits adipogenesis and key adipocyte marker genes. This review focuses on the intersection between AVP, Ca(2+) signals and ASC differentiation. ..
  25. Walden H, Martin C, Ortego L, Ryan D, Williamson D. A new dental approach for reducing food intake. Obes Res. 2004;12:1773-80 pubmed
    ..These findings suggest that use of this tool during meals significantly reduced food intake. This reduction of food intake was not associated with changes in ratings of hunger or satiety. ..
  26. Drost J, Lee W. Biological basis of germline mutation: comparisons of spontaneous germline mutation rates among drosophila, mouse, and human. Environ Mol Mutagen. 1995;25 Suppl 26:48-64 pubmed
  27. Hwang D, Chanmugam P, Boudreau M, Sohn K, Stone K, Pryor W. Activation and inactivation of cyclo-oxygenase in rat alveolar macrophages by aqueous cigarette tar extracts. Free Radic Biol Med. 1999;27:673-82 pubmed
    ..Increased PG production may lead to suppressed immune response and enhanced risk of tumorigenesis in smokers' lungs. ..
  28. Yang D, Wang F, Elliott R, Head J. Expression of transferrin receptor and ferritin H-chain mRNA are associated with clinical and histopathological prognostic indicators in breast cancer. Anticancer Res. 2001;21:541-9 pubmed
    ..Additionally, the quantitation of expression of transferrin receptor and ferritin heavy chain mRNA may be useful for assessing prognosis and guiding therapeutic decisions in breast cancer patients. ..
  29. Kim D, Stewart T, Bauer R, Mitchell M. Parastrongylus (=Angiostrongylus) cantonensis now endemic in Louisiana wildlife. J Parasitol. 2002;88:1024-6 pubmed
    ..The potential of a great variety of gastropods serving as intermediate hosts in Louisiana may pose a threat to wildlife as well as to domesticated animals in the areas where infected Norway rats (Rattus norvegicus) are present...
  30. Schneider J, Gouvier W. Utility of the UFOV test with mild traumatic brain injury. Appl Neuropsychol. 2005;12:138-42 pubmed
    ..This study shows its ecological insensitivity among persons with mild TBI or no impairment and suggests its use be limited to more severely impaired persons. ..
  31. Smith S, Bai F, Charbonneau C, Janderová L, Argyropoulos G. A promoter genotype and oxidative stress potentially link resistin to human insulin resistance. Diabetes. 2003;52:1611-8 pubmed
    ..These data implicate resistin in the pathophysiology of the human insulin resistance syndrome, an effect mediated by the -180C>G promoter SNP and potentially cellular oxidative stress. ..
  32. Gleiser R, Mackay A, Roy A, Yates M, Vaeth R, Faget G, et al. West Nile virus surveillance in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana. J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2007;23:29-36 pubmed
    ..Out of 18 mosquito species tested, the only species found positive for WNV was Culex quinquefasciatus, a result suggesting that this species was the primary epizootic/epidemic vector. ..
  33. Yadavilli S, Martinez Ceballos E, Snowden Aikens J, Hurst A, Joseph T, Albrecht T, et al. Diepoxybutane activates the mitochondrial apoptotic pathway and mediates apoptosis in human lymphoblasts through oxidative stress. Toxicol In Vitro. 2007;21:1429-41 pubmed
    ..These results further demonstrate that DEB-induced apoptosis is also mediated by the DEB-induced generation of ROS. This is the first report to examine the mechanism of DEB-induced apoptosis in human lymphoblasts. ..
  34. Rankinen T, Church T, Rice T, Markward N, Leon A, Rao D, et al. Effect of endothelin 1 genotype on blood pressure is dependent on physical activity or fitness levels. Hypertension. 2007;50:1120-5 pubmed
    ..Our study provides an illustrative example of how physical activity and fitness level modifies the associations between a candidate gene and outcome phenotype. ..
  35. Manor B, Doherty A, Li L. The reliability of physical performance measures in peripheral neuropathy. Gait Posture. 2008;28:343-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Despite the heterogeneity of the PN population, select measures of physical performance are highly reliable and therefore recommended for use when examining physical function in these patients. ..
  36. Berthoud H. Paying the price for eating ice cream: is excessive GLP-1 signaling in the brain the culprit?. Endocrinology. 2008;149:4765-7 pubmed publisher
  37. Oetting J, Newkirk B. Children's relative clause markers in two non-mainstream dialects of English. Clin Linguist Phon. 2011;25:725-40 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings show across-dialect similarity in children's relative clauses, even though characterisation of relative clauses as a contrastive dialect structure remains justified. ..
  38. Taylor C, Karunaratne C, Xie N. Glycosides of hydroxyproline: some recent, unusual discoveries. Glycobiology. 2012;22:757-67 pubmed publisher
    ..The characterization of native structural motifs, together with the determination of glycopeptide conformation and properties, holds the key to rationalizing nature's architectural design. ..
  39. Dixit V. Nlrp3 inflammasome activation in type 2 diabetes: is it clinically relevant?. Diabetes. 2013;62:22-4 pubmed publisher
  40. Rezai Zadeh K, Munzberg H. Integration of sensory information via central thermoregulatory leptin targets. Physiol Behav. 2013;121:49-55 pubmed publisher
  41. Rebello C, Johnson W, Martin C, Xie W, O shea M, Kurilich A, et al. Acute effect of oatmeal on subjective measures of appetite and satiety compared to a ready-to-eat breakfast cereal: a randomized crossover trial. J Am Coll Nutr. 2013;32:272-9 pubmed publisher
    ..025), and larger hydration spheres (p = 0.0012) than the RTEC. Oatmeal improves appetite control and increases satiety. The effects may be attributed to the viscosity and hydration properties of its ?-glucan content. ..
  42. Failla P, Reed K, Summer W, Karam G. Inferior vena caval filters: key considerations. Am J Med Sci. 2005;330:82-7 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the pertinent literature and, it is hoped, aid in the development of a rational approach to the use of IVC filters. The evolving data regarding the retrievable filters are also discussed. ..
  43. Dubois S, Tchoukalova Y, Heilbronn L, Albu J, Kelley D, Smith S, et al. Potential role of increased matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP2) transcription in impaired adipogenesis in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008;367:725-8 pubmed publisher
    ..32, p=0.03). We conclude that early steps of adipogenesis may be impaired in T2DM independently of obesity due, in part, to an upregulation of the MMP2 transcription. ..
  44. Pe a M, Adams J, Adams L, Gillis T, Williams D, Spencer J, et al. Expression and characterization of recombinant interferon gamma (IFN-gamma) from the nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) and its effect on Mycobacterium leprae-infected macrophages. Cytokine. 2008;43:124-31 pubmed publisher
    ..leprae in vitro. These data indicate that the response of armadillo MPhi to rDnIFN-gamma is similar to that which occurs in humans, and demonstrates a potentially important value of the armadillo as a model in leprosy research...
  45. Argyropoulos G, Stütz A, Ilnytska O, Rice T, Teran Garcia M, Rao D, et al. KIF5B gene sequence variation and response of cardiac stroke volume to regular exercise. Physiol Genomics. 2009;36:79-88 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, training-induced changes in submaximal exercise stroke volume may be due to mitochondrial function and variation in KIF5B expression as determined by functional SNPs in its promoter. ..
  46. Kumar K, Trevaskis J, Lam D, Sutton G, Koza R, Chouljenko V, et al. Identification of adropin as a secreted factor linking dietary macronutrient intake with energy homeostasis and lipid metabolism. Cell Metab. 2008;8:468-81 pubmed publisher
    ..Adropin may therefore be a factor governing glucose and lipid homeostasis, which protects against hepatosteatosis and hyperinsulinemia associated with obesity. ..
  47. Katzmarzyk P, Bray G, Greenway F, Johnson W, Newton R, Ravussin E, et al. Racial differences in abdominal depot-specific adiposity in white and African American adults. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010;91:7-15 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of this study highlight the heterogeneity of human body fat distribution across racial groups.This trial was registered at as NCT00959270. ..
  48. Rankinen T, Argyropoulos G, Rice T, Rao D, Bouchard C. CREB1 is a strong genetic predictor of the variation in exercise heart rate response to regular exercise: the HERITAGE Family Study. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2010;3:294-9 pubmed publisher
    ..However, at least 5 additional SNPs seem to be required to fully account for the original linkage signal. ..
  49. Gresham F, Elliott S, Kettler R. Base rates of social skills acquisition/performance deficits, strengths, and problem behaviors: an analysis of the Social Skills Improvement System--Rating Scales. Psychol Assess. 2010;22:809-15 pubmed publisher
    ..These results are discussed in terms of the utility of base rate information in clinical decision making. ..
  50. Staiano A, Broyles S, Gupta A, Katzmarzyk P. Ethnic and sex differences in visceral, subcutaneous, and total body fat in children and adolescents. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013;21:1251-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Similar patterns were observed in SAT and VAT area at L4-L5. The demonstrated ethnic and sex differences are important confounders in the prevalence of obesity and in the assignment of disease risk in children and adolescents. ..
  51. Goodwin O, Thomasson M, Lin A, Sweeney M, Macnaughtan M. E. coli sabotages the in vivo production of O-linked ?-N-acetylglucosamine-modified proteins. J Biotechnol. 2013;168:315-23 pubmed publisher
  52. Wang C, Hu G, Wang K, Brylinski M, Xie L, Kurgan L. PDID: database of molecular-level putative protein-drug interactions in the structural human proteome. Bioinformatics. 2016;32:579-86 pubmed publisher
    ..Our database can be used to facilitate studies related to polypharmacology of drugs including repurposing and explaining side effects of drugs. PDID database is freely available at ..
  53. Weidner E, Canning E, Rutledge C, Meek C. Mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) host compatibility and vector competency for the human myositic parasite Trachipleistophora hominis (Phylum Microspora). J Med Entomol. 1999;36:522-5 pubmed
    ..Preliminary observations also showed that T. hominis spores can be passively transferred from infected mosquitoes to a sugar water substrate. ..
  54. Tang C, Cho H, Nakamura M, Clarke S. Regulation of human delta-6 desaturase gene transcription: identification of a functional direct repeat-1 element. J Lipid Res. 2003;44:686-95 pubmed
  55. Marks L. Sacred practices in highly religious families: Christian, Jewish, Mormon, and Muslim perspectives. Fam Process. 2004;43:217-31 pubmed
    ..The importance of family clinicians and researchers attending to the influence of religious practice in the lives of highly religious individuals and families is discussed. ..
  56. Bellanger T, Bray G. Obesity related morbidity and mortality. J La State Med Soc. 2005;157 Spec No 1:S42-9; quiz 49 pubmed
    ..It is clear from this review that the morbidity and increased mortality of overweight and obesity is substantial and should prompt further attention towards the need for appropriate weight management in health care. ..
  57. Keenan M, Zhou J, McCutcheon K, Raggio A, Bateman H, Todd E, et al. Effects of resistant starch, a non-digestible fermentable fiber, on reducing body fat. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2006;14:1523-34 pubmed
    ..Increasing gut hormone signaling with a bioactive functional food such as RS may be an effective natural approach to the treatment of obesity. ..
  58. Garrity A, Oetting J. Auxiliary BE production by African American English-speaking children with and without specific language impairment. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2010;53:1307-20 pubmed publisher
    ..Differences involve the children's rates of BE marking as a function of the form, context, and task. ..
  59. White U, Stewart W, Stephens J. Gp130 cytokines exert differential patterns of crosstalk in adipocytes both in vitro and in vivo. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2011;19:903-10 pubmed publisher
  60. Martin C, Redman L, Zhang J, Sanchez M, Anderson C, Smith S, et al. Lorcaserin, a 5-HT(2C) receptor agonist, reduces body weight by decreasing energy intake without influencing energy expenditure. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011;96:837-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Compared with placebo, lorcaserin had no effect on systolic or diastolic blood pressure or heart rate after 56 d. Lorcaserin reduces body weight through reduced EI, not altered EE or RQ. ..
  61. David A, Saied A, Charles A, Subramanian R, Chouljenko V, Kousoulas K. A herpes simplex virus 1 (McKrae) mutant lacking the glycoprotein K gene is unable to infect via neuronal axons and egress from neuronal cell bodies. MBio. 2012;3:e00144-12 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, lack of gK expression prevented anterograde transmission of virions. These results suggest that gK is a critical determinant for neuronal infection and transmission...
  62. Staiano A, Harrington D, Broyles S, Gupta A, Katzmarzyk P. Television, adiposity, and cardiometabolic risk in children and adolescents. Am J Prev Med. 2013;44:40-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This study is registered at Clinicaltrials.govNCT01595100. ..
  63. Pan Z, Van Gemmert A. The effects of aging on the asymmetry of inter-limb transfer in a visuomotor task. Exp Brain Res. 2013;229:621-33 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggest that older adults retain the specialized functions of the non-dominant (right) hemisphere allowing them to program movement direction of a graphic aiming task when visual feedback is distorted. ..
  64. Ghosh S, Vivar J, Sarzynski M, Sung Y, Timmons J, Bouchard C, et al. Integrative pathway analysis of a genome-wide association study of (V)O(2max) response to exercise training. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2013;115:1343-59 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, these methods allow for the hypothesis-driven ranking and prioritization of genes and pathways for future experimental testing and validation. ..
  65. Waters W, Magill R, Bray G, Volaufova J, Smith S, Lieberman H, et al. A comparison of tyrosine against placebo, phentermine, caffeine, and D-amphetamine during sleep deprivation. Nutr Neurosci. 2003;6:221-35 pubmed
    ..Tyrosine (when compared to placebo) had no effect on any sleep related measure, but it did stimulate prolactin release...
  66. Hulver M, Berggren J, Carper M, Miyazaki M, Ntambi J, Hoffman E, et al. Elevated stearoyl-CoA desaturase-1 expression in skeletal muscle contributes to abnormal fatty acid partitioning in obese humans. Cell Metab. 2005;2:251-61 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that elevated expression of SCD1 in skeletal muscle contributes to abnormal lipid metabolism and progression of obesity. ..
  67. Caruso M, Roberts A, Bissoon L, Self K, Guillot T, Greenway F. An evaluation of mesotherapy solutions for inducing lipolysis and treating cellulite. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2008;61:1321-4 pubmed
    ..Lidocaine is antilipolytic and should be removed from mesotherapy solutions designed for local fat reduction...
  68. Chintalapati M, Truax R, Stout R, Portier R, Losso J. In vitro and in vivo anti-angiogenic activities and inhibition of hormone-dependent and -independent breast cancer cells by ceramide methylaminoethylphosphonate. J Agric Food Chem. 2009;57:5201-10 pubmed publisher
    ..This is the first report on CMAEPn-inhibited angiogenesis both in vitro and in vivo. ..
  69. Han F, Pu S, Hou A, Ge B. Characterization of clinical and environmental types of Vibrio vulnificus isolates from Louisiana oysters. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2009;6:1251-8 pubmed publisher
    ..vulnificus. The study also highlighted the need to identify unique virulence markers in this organism, which could facilitate future screening of virulent V. vulnificus strains from oysters. ..
  70. Munzberg H. Leptin-signaling pathways and leptin resistance. Forum Nutr. 2010;63:123-32 pubmed publisher
    ..Current efforts to dissect leptin function in specific populations of LRb neurons will increase our understanding of these complexities of leptin physiology. ..
  71. Newcomer M, Gilbert N. Location, location, location: compartmentalization of early events in leukotriene biosynthesis. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:25109-14 pubmed publisher
    ..The insights these structures afford and the questions they engender are discussed in this minireview. ..
  72. Hsuchou H, Kastin A, Tu H, Joan Abbott N, Couraud P, Pan W. Role of astrocytic leptin receptor subtypes on leptin permeation across hCMEC/D3 human brain endothelial cells. J Neurochem. 2010;115:1288-98 pubmed publisher
  73. Tudor Locke C, Craig C, Aoyagi Y, Bell R, Croteau K, De Bourdeaudhuij I, et al. How many steps/day are enough? For older adults and special populations. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2011;8:80 pubmed publisher
    ..Those living with disability and/or chronic illness (that limits mobility and or/physical endurance) display lower levels of background daily activity, and this will affect whole-day estimates of recommended physical activity. ..
  74. Katzmarzyk P, Heymsfield S, Bouchard C. Clinical utility of visceral adipose tissue for the identification of cardiometabolic risk in white and African American adults. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013;97:480-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The Pennington Center Longitudinal Study was registered at as NCT00959270. ..
  75. Newton R, Han H, ZDERIC T, Hamilton M, HAMILTON M. The energy expenditure of sedentary behavior: a whole room calorimeter study. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e63171 pubmed publisher
    ..0 METs in the postprandial state. The results support the conclusion that the average energy cost of common sedentary behaviors is narrowly banded around 1.0 METs in the postprandial state. ..
  76. Li W, Katzmarzyk P, Horswell R, Wang Y, Johnson J, Hu G. Blood pressure and all-cause mortality among patients with type 2 diabetes. Int J Cardiol. 2016;206:116-21 pubmed publisher
    ..The current study found a U-shaped association between BP at baseline and during follow-up and the risk of all-cause mortality among patients with type 2 diabetes. ..
  77. Odenwald P, Jones K, DiMario P. A complete cDNA sequence for ribosomal protein S6 of Xenopus laevis. Nucleic Acids Res. 1993;21:4981 pubmed
  78. Ramsay T, Yan X, Morrison C. The obesity gene in swine: sequence and expression of porcine leptin. J Anim Sci. 1998;76:484-90 pubmed
    ..These data indicate that leptin is expressed in pigs, the expressed protein is secreted into the bloodstream, and obese swine express higher levels of leptin mRNA and protein than nonobese swine at similar body weight. ..
  79. Lee J, Sohn K, Rhee S, Hwang D. Saturated fatty acids, but not unsaturated fatty acids, induce the expression of cyclooxygenase-2 mediated through Toll-like receptor 4. J Biol Chem. 2001;276:16683-9 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, these results suggest a possibility that propensity of monocyte/macrophage activation is modulated through Tlr4 by different types of free fatty acids, which in turn can be altered by kinds of dietary fat consumed. ..
  80. Rim J, Kozak L. Regulatory motifs for CREB-binding protein and Nfe2l2 transcription factors in the upstream enhancer of the mitochondrial uncoupling protein 1 gene. J Biol Chem. 2002;277:34589-600 pubmed
    ..Co-transfections with an Nfe2l2 expression vector and a luciferase reporter construct of the Ucp1 enhancer region provide additional evidence that Nfe2l2 is involved in the regulation of Ucp1 by cAMP-mediated signaling. ..
  81. Gao Z, Hwang D, Bataille F, Lefevre M, York D, Quon M, et al. Serine phosphorylation of insulin receptor substrate 1 by inhibitor kappa B kinase complex. J Biol Chem. 2002;277:48115-21 pubmed
  82. Kim S, Manes N, El Maghrabi M, Lee Y. Crystal structure of the hypoxia-inducible form of 6-phosphofructo-2-kinase/fructose-2,6-bisphosphatase (PFKFB3): a possible new target for cancer therapy. J Biol Chem. 2006;281:2939-44 pubmed
    ..This finding suggests that a molecule in which EDTA is covalently linked to ADP is a good starting molecule for the development of new cancer-therapeutic molecules. ..
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