January 2024 Publications

January 31, 2024 · Baton Rouge, LA

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

January 1, 2024

2024 Adult Compendium of Physical Activities: A third update of the energy costs of human activities.
Herrmann SD, Willis EA, Ainsworth BE, Barreira TV, Hastert M, Kracht CL, Schuna JM Jr, Cai Z, Quan M, Tudor-Locke C, Whitt-Glover MC, Jacobs DR Jr.
J Sport Health Sci.

Older Adult Compendium of Physical Activities: Energy costs of human activities in adults aged 60 and older.
Willis EA, Herrmann SD, Hastert M, Kracht CL, Barreira TV, Schuna JM Jr, Cai Z, Quan M, Conger SA, Brown WJ, Ainsworth BE.
J Sport Health Sci.

Advancing Health Equity: The Role of a Community-Academic-Public Health-Practice (CAPP) Partnership in Addressing COVID-19 Disparities in Louisiana.
McClure J, Mendoza L, Sokol T, Brown D, LaVeist T, Brown S, Peacock E, Williams L, Mushatt D, Katzmarzyk P, Sarpong D, Krousel-Wood M.
Am J Public Health.

January 2, 2024

Differences in segmental fat accumulation patterns by sex and ethnicity: An international approach.
Wong AK, Asatiani K, Chávez-Manzanera E, Elmer DJ, Heymsfield SB, Hong S, Ilesanmi-Oyelere L, Kagawa M, Klobucar S, Obeid OA, Plotnikoff RC, Sardinha LB, Sloughter JM, Silva AM, Shultz SP.
Clin Obes.

January 5, 2024

Blood and MRI biomarkers of mild traumatic brain injury in non-concussed collegiate football players.
Cho E, Granger J, Theall B, Lemoine N, Calvert D, Marucci J, Mullenix S, O'Neal H, Jacome T, Irving BA, Johannsen NM, Carmichael O, Spielmann G.
Sci Rep. 

January 8, 2024

Weaning, food allergens and potential risk factors for delayed introduction: a cross-sectional study.
Pecoraro L, Chiaffoni G, Nisi F, Gamboni C, Chiocca E, Luglio I, Rossi F, Accorsi P, Piacentini G, Pietrobelli A.
Int J Food Sci Nutr.

Bathing in Atopic Dermatitis in Pediatric Age: Why, How and When.
Pagliaro M, Pecoraro L, Stefani C, Pieropan S, Piacentini G, Pietrobelli A.
Pediatr Rep 

Effects of phentermine / topiramate extended-release, phentermine, and placebo on ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in adults with overweight or obesity: A randomized, multicenter, double-blind study.
Bays HE, Hsia DS, Nguyen LT, Peterson CA, Varghese ST.
Obes Pillars.

January 16, 2024

Early time-restricted eating improves markers of cardiometabolic health but has no impact on intestinal nutrient absorption in healthy adults.
Dawson MA, Cheung SN, La Frano MR, Nagpal R, Berryman CE.
Cell Rep Med.

January 18, 2024

Impact of remission from type 2 diabetes on long-term health outcomes: findings from the Look AHEAD study.
Gregg EW, Chen H, Bancks MP, Manalac R, Maruthur N, Munshi M, Wing R; Look AHEAD Research Group.

January 22, 2024

Variant of the lactase LCT gene explains association between milk intake and incident type 2 diabetes.
Luo K, Chen GC, Zhang Y, Moon JY, Xing J, Peters BA, Usyk M, Wang Z, Hu G, Li J, Selvin E, Rebholz CM, Wang T, Isasi CR, Yu B, Knight R, Boerwinkle E, Burk RD, Kaplan RC, Qi Q.
Nat Metab.

Cold exposure modulates potential brown adipokines in humans, but only FGF21 is associated with brown adipose tissue volume.
Mendez-Gutierrez A, Aguilera CM, Cereijo R, Osuna-Prieto FJ, Martinez-Tellez B, Rico MC, Sanchez-Infantes D, Villarroya F, Ruiz JR, Sanchez-Delgado G.
Obesity (Silver Spring).

January 23, 2024

The metabolic load-capacity model and cardiometabolic health in children and youth with obesity.
Orsso CE, Vieira FT, Basuray N, Duke RL, Pakseresht M, Rubin DA, Ajamian F, Ball GDC, Field CJ, Heymsfield SB, Siervo M, Prado CM, Haqq AM.
Pediatr Obes.

January 24, 2024

A pragmatic trial of a family-centered approach to childhood obesity treatment: Rationale and study design.
Staiano AE, Button AM, Baker A, Beyl R, Conn AM, Lima A, Lindros J, Newton RL Jr, Stein RI, Welch RR, Cook S, Wilfley DE; TEAM UP Research Group.
Contemp Clin Trials.

Effect of home-based resistance training on chemotherapy relative dose intensity and tolerability in colon cancer: The FORCE randomized control trial.
Caan BJ, Brown JC, Lee C, Binder AM, Weltzien E, Ross MC, Quesenberry CP, Campbell KL, Cespedes Feliciano EM, Castillo A, Quinney S, Yang S, Meyerhardt JA, Schmitz KH.

Identification of a Chondrocyte-Specific Enhancer in the Hoxc8 Gene.
Cormier SA, Kappen C.
J Dev Biol.

January 26, 2024

Sizing and mending of appendicular muscle mass for hydration during the 12-lead electrocardiogram: True incidence of sarcopenia in heart failure.
Skrabal F, Heymsfield SB, Skrabal K, Weber T, Fruhwald F, Windhaber J, Mady S.
J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle

January 28, 2024

Independent association of thigh muscle fat density with vascular events in Korean adults.
Choe HJ, Chang W, Blüher M, Heymsfield SB, Lim S.
Cardiovasc Diabetol.

January 29, 2024

Food Insecurity and Premature Mortality and Life Expectancy in the US.
Ma H, Wang X, Li X, Heianza Y, Katzmarzyk PT, Franco OH, Qi L.
JAMA Intern Med. 

January 30, 2024

Generative deep learning furthers the understanding of local distributions of fat and muscle on body shape and health using 3D surface scans.
Leong LT, Wong MC, Liu YE, Glaser Y, Quon BK, Kelly NN, Cataldi D, Sadowski P, Heymsfield SB, Shepherd JA.
Commun Med (Lond).

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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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