February 2024 Publications

February 29, 2024 · Baton Rouge, LA

The following are recent publications by the researchers at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center:

February 1, 2024

Motor Competence and Body Mass Index in the Preschool Years: A Pooled Cross-Sectional Analysis of 5545 Children from Eight Countries.
Martins C, Romo-Perez V, Webster EK, Duncan M, Lemos LF, Staiano AE, Okely A, Magistro D, Carlevaro F, Bardid F, Magno F, Nobre G, Estevan I, Mota J, Ning K, Robinson LE, Lenoir M, Quan M, Valentini NC, Cross P, Jones R, Henrique R, Chen ST, Diao Y, Bandeira PR, Barnett LM.
Sports Med.

February 2, 2024

The Impact of an Acute Active Reading Intervention on Physical Activity Levels in Preschoolers: A Comparative Analysis.
Wadsworth DD, Spring KE.
Children (Basel).

February 10, 2024

Longitudinal Profiling of Fasting Plasma Metabolome in Response to Weight-Loss Interventions in Patients with Morbid Obesity.
Chen M, Miao G, Huo Z, Peng H, Wen X, Anton S, Zhang D, Hu G, Brock R, Brantley PJ, Zhao J.

February 13, 2024

New Features of Laboratory-Generated EPFRs from 1,2-Dichlorobenzene (DCB) and 2-Monochlorophenol (MCP).
Khachatryan L, Rezk MY, Nde D, Hasan F, Lomnicki S, Boldor D, Cook R, Sprunger P, Hall R, Cormier S.
ACS Omega.

3D Convolutional Deep Learning for Nonlinear Estimation of Body Composition from Whole-Body Morphology.
Tian I, Liu J, Wong M, Kelly N, Liu Y, Garber A, Heymsfield S, Curless B, Shepherd J.
Res Sq [Preprint].

February 15, 2024

Circulating MicroRNA-19 and cardiovascular risk reduction in response to weight-loss diets.
Xue Q, Heianza Y, Li X, Wang X, Ma H, Rood J, Dorans KS, Mills KT, Liu X, Bray GA, Sacks FM, Qi L.
Clin Nutr.

February 20, 2024

S100A8/A9 predicts response to PIM kinase and PD-1/PD-L1 inhibition in triple-negative breast cancer mouse models.
Begg LR, Orriols AM, Zannikou M, Yeh C, Vadlamani P, Kanojia D, Bolin R, Dunne SF, Balakrishnan S, Camarda R, Roth D, Zielinski-Mozny NA, Yau C, Vassilopoulos A, Huang TH, Kim KA, Horiuchi D.
Commun Med (Lond).

Claudin-1 as a novel target gene induced in obesity and associated to inflammation, fibrosis and cell differentiation.
Fernández-García P, Taxerås SD, Reyes-Farias M, González L, Soria-Gondek A, Pellitero S, Tarascó J, Moreno P, Sumoy L, Stephens JM, Yoo LG, Galán M, Izquierdo A, Medina-Gómez G, Herrero L, Corrales P, Villarroya F, Cereijo R, Sánchez-Infantes D.
Eur J Endocrinol.

Early Renal Denervation Attenuates Cardiac Dysfunction in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction.
Doiron JE, Li Z, Yu X, LaPenna KB, Quiriarte H, Allerton TD, Koul K, Malek A, Shah SJ, Sharp TE, Goodchild TT, Kapusta DR, Lefer DJ.
J Am Heart Assoc.

Exercise-induced Changes in Central Adiposity During an RCT: Effect of Exercise Dose and Associations With Compensation.
Dorling JL, Apolzan JW, Johannsen NM, Thomas DM, Höchsmann C, Hsia DS, Martin CK.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab.

February 21, 2024

Effects of Non-Face-to-Face Chronic Care Management on Service Utilization and Outcomes Among US Medicare Beneficiaries with Diabetes.
Hong D, Stoecker C, Shao Y, Nauman E, Fonseca V, Hu G, Bazzano AN, Kabagambe EK, Shi L.
J Gen Intern Med

February 22, 2024

Semaglutide and Cardiovascular Outcomes. Reply.
Lincoff AM, Ryan DH, Esbjerg S.
N Engl J Med.

February 23, 2024

The SELECT trial of semaglutide in patients with overweight or obesity without diabetes: establishing a new pathway to secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease.
Lincoff AM, Ryan DH.
Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Pharmacother.

February 26, 2024

Maternal serum branched-chain amino acids in early pregnancy and offspring growth patterns from 1 year to 8 years of age.
Li N, Leng J, Zhang R, Wang H, Li W, Zhang S, Qiao Y, Li J, Yu Z, Hu G, Fang Z, Yang X.
Chin Med J (Engl).

February 27, 2024

Estrogen signaling in the dorsal raphe regulates binge-like drinking in mice.
Torres Irizarry VC, Feng B, Yang X, Patel N, Schaul S, Ibrahimi L, Ye H, Luo P, Carrillo-Sáenz L, Lai P, Kota M, Dixit D, Wang C, Lasek AW, He Y, Xu P.
Transl Psychiatry.

Long-Term Outcomes of Medical Management vs Bariatric Surgery in Type 2 Diabetes.
Courcoulas AP, Patti ME, Hu B, Arterburn DE, Simonson DC, Gourash WF, Jakicic JM, Vernon AH, Beck GJ, Schauer PR, Kashyap SR, Aminian A, Cummings DE, Kirwan JP.

February 28, 2024

Changes in Bile Acid Subtypes and Improvements in Lipid Metabolism and Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Risk: The POUNDS Lost trial.
Heianza Y, Xue Q, Rood J, Clish CB, Bray GA, Sacks FM, Qi L.
Am J Clin Nutr

Online classification of unstructured free-living exercise sessions in people with Type 1 Diabetes.
Fushimi E, Aiello EM, Cho S, Riddell MC, Gal R, Martin C, Patton SR, Rickels M, Doyle Iii FJ.
Diabetes Technol Ther.

Vitamin D and Depression: Racial Differences Suggest an Alternate Biomarker.
Rebello CJ.
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry.

February 29, 2024

Pregnane X receptor knockout mitigates weight gain and hepatic metabolic dysregulation in female C57BL/6 J mice on a long-term high-fat diet.
Gebreyesus LH, Choi S, Neequaye P, Mahmoud M, Mahmoud M, Ofosu-Boateng M, Twum E, Nnamani DO, Wang L, Yadak N, Ghosh S, Gonzalez FJ, Gyamfi MA.
Biomed Pharmacother.


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The Pennington Biomedical Research Center is at the forefront of medical discovery as it relates to understanding the triggers of obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer and dementia. The Center conducts basic, clinical, and population research, and is a campus of the LSU System. The research enterprise at Pennington Biomedical includes over 530 employees within a network of 44 clinics and research laboratories, and 13 highly specialized core service facilities. Its scientists and physician/scientists are supported by research trainees, lab technicians, nurses, dietitians, and other support personnel. Pennington Biomedical is a state-of-the-art research facility on a 222-acre campus in Baton Rouge. For more information, see www.pbrc.edu.

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