KCOM faculty are listed in bold font; staff and students are identified in brackets.

Research Publications

Abe T, Kumagai K, Brechue WF. Fascicle length of leg muscles is greater in sprinters than distance runners. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2000 Jun;32(6):1125-9

Almli CR, Levy TJ, Han BH, Shah AR, Gidday JM, Holtzman DM. BDNF protects against spatial memory deficits following neonatal hypoxia-ischemia. Exp Neurol. 2000 Nov;166(1):99-114

Bedford JM, Mock OB, Nagdas SK, Winfrey VP, Olson GE. Reproductive characteristics of the african pygmy hedgehog, Atelerix albiventris. J Reprod Fertil 2000 Sep;120(1):143-50

Chamberlain NR, Yates HA. Use of a computer-assisted clinical case (CACC) SOAP note exercise to assess students' application of osteopathic principles and practice. J Am Osteopath Assoc 2000 Jul;100(7):437-40

Chamberlain NR. 2000. Gram Stain of Bacillus subtilis. Visual Resources: MicrobeLibrary.org

Chang Y, Hoover DB, Hancock JC, Smith FM. Tachykinin receptor subtypes in the isolated guinea pig heart and their role in mediating responses to neurokinin A. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2000 Jul;294(1):147-54

Chang Y, Hoover DB, Hancock JC. Endogenous tachykinins cause bradycardia by stimulating cholinergic neurons in the isolated guinea pig heart. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2000 Jun;278(6):R1483-9.

Elmslie KS. N-type Calcium Channels. Korean J. Physiol. Pharmacol. 2000. 4:427-437

Fliesler SJ, Richards MJ, Miller C, Peachey NS, Cenedella RJ. Retinal structure and function in an animal model that replicates the biochemical hallmarks of desmosterolosis. Neurochem Res 2000 May;25(5):685-94

Fliesler SJ, Richards MJ, Miller CY, Cenedella RJ. Cholesterol synthesis in the vertebrate retina: effects of U18666A on rat retinal structure, photoreceptor membrane assembly, and sterol metabolism and composition. Lipids 2000 Mar;35(3):289-96

Goo YS, Elmslie KS. Role of protein kinase C on norepinephrine induced inhibition of calcium current in rat sympathetic neurons. Kor. J. Med. Physics. 2000. 11:29-38

Han BH, Holtzman DM. BDNF protects the neonatal brain from hypoxic-ischemic injury in vivo via the ERK pathway. J Neurosci. 2000 Aug 1;20(15):5775-81.

Hoover DB, Chang Y, Hancock JC, Zhang L. Actions of tachykinins within the heart and their relevance to cardiovascular disease. Jpn J Pharmacol. 2000 Dec;84(4):367-73. Review. PMID: 11202607

Kearns CF, Abe T, Brechue WF. Muscle enlargement in sumo wrestlers includes increased muscle fascicle length. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2000 Nov;83(4 -5):289-96

Kim HD, Turner JT, Burnett JE, Joo NS, Han BH, Lim RW, Bowen JW, Kirk RG, Lee P. Furosemide stimulates K transport in HCD57 erythroid cells. J Membr Biol. 2000 Jun 1;175(3):235-44

Kondrashov PE. Sinotherium (Mammalia, Rhinocerotidae) from the early Pliocene of Mongolia. Paleontological J 2000;34(6)655-61

Kumagai K, Abe T, Brechue WF, Ryushi T, Takano S, Mizuno M. Sprint performance is related to muscle fascicle length in male 100-m sprinters. J Appl Physiol(1985). 2000 Mar;88(3):811-6

Lee HK, Elmslie KS. Reluctant gating of single N-type calcium channels during neurotransmitter-induced inhibition in bullfrog sympathetic neurons. J Neurosci. 2000 May 1;20(9):3115-28

Lee HK, Liu L, Elmslie KS. Effect of high Ba(2+) on norepinephrine-induced inhibition of N-type calcium current in bullfrog sympathetic neurons. J Neurophysiol. 2000 Feb;83(2):791-5

Lendon CL, Han BH, Salimi K, Fagan AM, Behrens MI, Muller MC, Holtzman DM. No effect of apolipoprotein E on neuronal cell death due to excitotoxic and apoptotic agents in vitro and neonatal hypoxic ischaemia in vivo. Eur J Neurosci. 2000 Jul;12(7):2235-42

Libed SA, Lucas SG, Kondrashov PE, Williamson TE. Taxonomic revision of the genus Periptychus, a Paleocene «condylarth» from the San Juan Basin, New Mexico. New Mexico Geol. 2000;22:46-7

Lopatin AV, Kondrashov PE. Late Paleocene mixodontians from the Tsagan-Khushu locality (Mongolia) with remarks on the classification of the order. International Symposium Systematics and Evolution of Rodents and Lagomorphs. Collected papers 2000. 97-100

Meuleman JR, Brechue WF, Kubilis PS, Lowenthal DT. Exercise training in the debilitated aged: strength and functional outcomes. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2000 Mar;81(3):312-8

Middlemas DS, Stewart CF, Kirstein MN, Poquette C, Friedman HS, Houghton PJ, Brent TP. Biochemical correlates of temozolomide sensitivity in pediatric solid tumor xenograft models. Clin Cancer Res. 2000 Mar;6(3):998-1007

Pfeltz RF, Singh VK, Schmidt JL, Batten MA, Baranyk CS, Nadakavukaren MJ, Jayaswal RK, Wilkinson BJ. Characterization of passage-selected vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains of diverse parental backgrounds. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2000 Feb;44(2):294-303

Poole DC, Sexton WL, Behnke BJ, Ferguson CS, Hageman KS, Musch TI. Respiratory muscle blood flows during physiological and chemical hyperpnea in the rat. J Appl Physiol 2000 Jan;88(1):186-94

Sahoo G, More T, Singh VK. Evaluation of oxygen-dependent immunodefences of the polymorphonuclear cells of some tropical ruminants. Vet Res Commun. 2000 Dec;24(8):505-15

Takeshima N, Brechue WF, Ueya S, and Tanaka K. Age-related decreases in finger sensitivity may produce error in palpated heart rate determination. J Aging Phys Act. 8:120-128, 2000

Xiong A, Singh VK, Cabrera G, Jayaswal RK. Molecular characterization of the ferric-uptake regulator, fur, from Staphylococcus aureus. Microbiology. 2000 Mar;146 ( Pt 3):659-68

Young BA, Marvin J, Marosi K. The potential significance of groundborne vibration to predator-prey relationships in snakes. Hamadryad 2000 25(2): 164-174

Young BA, Nejman N, Jaggers J. Snakes that inflate: The functional morphology of a defensive behavior. Zoology 2000 103: 25-30

Young BA, Zahn K, Blair M, Lalor J. Functional subdivision of the venom gland musculature and the regulation of venom expulsion in rattlesnakes. J Morphol. 2000 Dec;246(3):249-59

Young BA. The comparative morphology of the ophidian larynx. Acta Zool. 2000 81:177-193

Presentations/Published Abstracts

Chamberlain NR. Identification and Partial Characterization of Factors That Inhibit Adherence of Staphylococcus epidermidis to Polystyrene; General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; Los Angeles, CA; May 21, 2000.

Cox JL, Ervin H, Fellows SP. Fusion of Cystatin C to Green Fluorescent Protein Inhibits in vitro Invasion and Motility of B16 Melanoma Cells; ASCB; San Francisco, CA; Dec. 9, 2000

Fleschner CR. 2000. Connexins 46 and 50 are Unequally Distributed Among Membrane Fractions Isolated From Rat Lens. Invest Ophthal & Vis Sci 41:S864. Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology; Ft. Lauderdale, FL; May 4, 2000

Fleschner CR. 2000. Intermediate Filament Peptides Associated with Membrane Fractions Isolated from Selenite Cataractous Rat Lenses. Exp Eye Res Sci 71:S44. The 15th International Congress of Eye Research; Santa Fe, NM; October 16, 2000

Stuart MK. Partial Purification of Elongation Factor-1 Alpha From Sf21 Cells; JAM - The Joint Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of Canada, Societe d'Entomologie du Quebec, and the Entomological Society of America; Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Dec. 3, 2000.

Theobald Jr., RJ. Effects of CP55,940 and Methanadamide on Detrusor Activity; NIH Interstitial Cystitis & Bladder Research Symposium; Minneapolis, MN; Oct. 18, 2000.

Werden S, Noll DR, Stuart MK, Johnson JC, Degenhardt BF. 2000. Qualitative Analysis of Elderly Immune Responses to Influenza Vaccination with Osteopathic Manipulation. JAOA 100:513.

Books, Chapters, Reviews

Bradbury, MW, X Fan, PD Berk. Transcriptional control of the mitochondrial aspartate aminotransferase gene in a model of alcoholic liver disease. Hepatol. 32:331A

Bradbury, MW, X Fan, PD Berk. Up-regulation of a fatty acid transporter in adipocyte differentiation and alcoholic fatty liver. Devel. Biol. 222:275

Elmslie KS. Action Potential: Ionic Mechanisms. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd: Chichester. http://www.els.net/ [doi:10.1038/npg.els.0000002] 2000.

Elmslie KS. Membrane Potential. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd: Chichester. http://www.els.net/ [doi:10.1038/npg.els.0000182] 2000

Fan, X, MW Bradbury, DD Stump, PD Berk. Leptin Infusion Downregulates Long Chain Free Fatty Acid Uptake in ob/ob Mouse Adipocytes. Obes. Res. 8, Suppl 1:PA17

Middlemas DS and Houghton PJ. 2000. Preclinical models for neuroblastoma therapy. Neuroblastoma (Brodeur GM, Sawada T, Tsuchiada Y, Voute PA, Eds.) Elsevier Science, Amsterdam, pp. 393-402

Other Scholarly Publications

Chamberlain NR. 2000. Bacitracin Sensitivity Using Group A and B Beta-Hemolytic Streptococci. Visual Resources: MicrobeLibrary.org.

Chamberlain NR. 2000. Mycobacterium phlei digital images. Visual Resources: MicrobeLibrary.org

Stuart MK, Cox BJ. 2000. Interpretation of ELISA and western blot assays for HIV infection status. American Society for Microbiology Microbe Library: Curriculum Resources, American Society for Microbiology, Washington, DC,