Romero SA, Hocker AD, Mangum JE, Luttrell MJ, Turnbull DW, Struck AJ, Ely MR, Sieck DC, Dreyer HC, Halliwill JR. Evidence of a broad histamine footprint on the human exercise transcriptome. J Physiol. 2016 Sep 1;594(17):5009-23. doi: 10.1113/JP272177. Epub 2016 May 29. link

Muyskens JB, Hocker AD, Turnbull DW, Shah SN, Lantz BA, Jewett BA, Dreyer HCTranscriptional profiling and muscle cross-section analysis reveal signs of ischemia reperfusion injury following total knee arthroplasty with tourniquet. Physiol Rep. 2016 Jan;4(1). pii: e12671. doi: 10.14814/phy2.12671. link

Hocker AD, RM Boileau, BA Lantz, BA Jewett, JS Gilbert and HC Dreyer. Endoplasmic reticulum stress activation during total knee arthroplasty. Physiol Rep. 2013 Aug 22, DOI: 10.1002/phy2.52. link

Dreyer HC, Strycker SA, Senesac HA, Hocker AD, Smolkowski K, Shah SN, Jewett. Essential amino acid supplementation in patients following total knee arthroplasty. J Clin Invest. 2013; doi:10.1172/JCI70160. link

Banek CT, AJ Bauer, KM Needham, HC Dreyer, JS Gilbert. AICAR administration ameliorates hypertension and angiogenic imbalance in a model of preeclampsia in the rat. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2013 Apr;304(8):1159-65. link

Gilbert JS, CT Banek, SA Babcock Gingery, and HC Dreyer. Diabetes in early pregnancy: getting to the heart of the matter. Diabetes. 2013 Jan;62(1):27-8. link

Gilbert JS, CT Banek, AJ Bauer, A Gingery, and HC Dreyer. Placental and vascular adaptations to training before and during pregnancy in the rat. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2012 Aug;303(4):R376-86. link

Bailey AN, AD Hocker, BR Vermillion, K Smolkowski, SN Shah, BA Jewett, and HC Dreyer. MAFbx, MuRF1, and the Stress Activated Protein Kinases are upregulated in muscle cells during total knee arthroplasty. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2012 Aug;303(4):R376-86. link

Ratchford SM, AN Bailey, HA Senesac, AD Hocker, K Smolkowski, BA Lantz, BA Jewett, JS Gilbert, and HC Dreyer. Proteins regulating cap-dependent translation are downregulated during total knee arthroplasty. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2012 Mar;302(6):R702-11. link

Timmerman KL, JL Lee, S Fujita, S Dhanani, HC Dreyer, CS Fry, MJ Drummond, M Sheffield-Moore, BB Rasmussen, and E Volpi. Pharmacological vasodilation improves insulin-stimulated muscle protein anabolism but not glucose utilization in older adults. Diabetes. 2010 Nov;59(11):2764-71. link

Glynn EL, CS Fry, MJ Drummond, HC Dreyer, S Dhanani, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Muscle Protein Breakdown has a Minor Role in the Protein Anabolic Response to Essential Amino Acid and Carbohydrate Intake Following Resistance Exercise. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2010 Aug;299(2):R533-40. link

Timmerman KL, JL Lee, HC Dreyer, S Dhanani, EL Glynn, CS Fry, MJ Drummond, M Sheffield-Moore, BB Rasmussen, and E Volpi. Insulin Stimulates Human Skeletal Muscle Protein Synthesis via an Indirect Mechanism Involving Endothelial-Dependent Vasodilation and Mammalian Target of Rapamycin Complex 1 Signaling. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010 Aug;95(8):3848-57. link

Dreyer HC, S Fujita, EL Glynn, MJ Drummond, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Resistance exercise increases leg muscle protein synthesis and mTOR signalling independent of sex. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 2010 May;199(1):71-81. link

Drummond MJ, CS Fry, EL Glynn, HC Dreyer, S Dhanani, KL Timmerman, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Rapamycin administration in humans blocks the contraction-induced increase in skeletal muscle protein synthesis. J Physiol. 2009 Apr 1;587(Pt7):1535-46. link

Dreyer HC, MJ Drummond, EL Glynn, S Fujita, DL Chinkes, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Resistance exercise increases human skeletal muscle AS160/TBC1D4 phosphorylation in association with enhanced leg glucose uptake during post-exercise recovery. J Appl Physiol. 2008 Dec;105(6):1967-74. link

Drummond MJ, M Miyazaki, HC Dreyer, B Pennings, S Dhanani, E Volpi, KA Esser, and BB Rasmussen. Expression of growth-related genes in young and old human skeletal muscle following an acute stimulation of protein synthesis. J Appl Physiol. 2009 Apr;106(4):1403-11. link

Fujita S, HC Dreyer, MJ Drummond, EL Glynn, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Essential amino acid and carbohydrate ingestion prior to resistance exercise does not enhance post-exercise muscle protein synthesis. J Appl Physiol. 2009 May;106(5):1730-9. link

Drummond MJ, JA Bell, S Fujita, HC Dreyer, EL Glynn, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Amino acids are necessary for the insulin-induced activation of mTOR/S6K1 signaling and protein synthesis in healthy and insulin resistant human skeletal muscle. Clin Nutr. 2008 Jun;27(3):447-56. link

Drummond MJ, HC Dreyer, B Pennings, CS Fry, S Dhanani, E Dillon, M Sheffield-Moore, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Skeletal muscle protein anabolic response to resistance exercise and essential amino acids is delayed with aging. J Appl Physiol. 2008 May;104(5):1452-61. link

Drummond MJ, S Fujita, T Abi, HC Dreyer, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Human muscle gene expression following resistance exercise and blood flow restriction. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2008 Apr;40(4):691-8. link

Dreyer HC, MJ Drummond, B Pennings, S Fujita, EL Glynn, DL Chinkes, S Dhanani, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Leucine-Enriched Essential Amino Acid and Carbohydrate Ingestion Following Resistance Exercise Enhances mTOR Signaling and Protein Synthesis in Human Muscle. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2008 Feb;294(2):E392-400. link

Dreyer HC, EL Glynn, HL Lujan, CS Fry, SE DiCarlo, and BB Rasmussen. Chronic paraplegia-induced muscle atrophy downregulates the mTOR/S6K1 signaling pathway. J Appl Physiol. 2008 Jan;104(1):27-33. link

Jensky NE, JK Sims, JC Rice, HC Dreyer, and ET Schroeder. The influence of eccentric exercise on mRNA gene expression of skeletal muscle regulators. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2007 Nov;101(4):473-80. link

Fujita S, T Abe, MJ Drummond, JG Cadenas, HC Dreyer, Y Sato, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Blood Flow Restriction during Low-Intensity Resistance Exercise Increases S6K1 Phosphorylation and Muscle Protein Synthesis. J Appl Physiol. 2007 Sep;103(3):903-10. link

Fujita S, HC Dreyer, MJ Drummond, EL Glynn, JG Cadenas, F Yoshizawa, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Nutrient Signalling in the Regulation of Human Muscle Protein Synthesis. J Physiol. 2007 Jul 15;582(Pt 2):813-23. link

Dreyer HC, S Fujita, JG Cadenas, DL Chinkes, E Volpi, and BB Rasmussen. Resistance exercise increases AMPK activity and reduces 4E-BP1 phosphorylation and protein synthesis in human skeletal muscle. J Physiol. 2006 Oct 15;576(Pt 2):613-24. link

Dreyer HC, ET Schroeder, SA Hawkins, TJ Marcell, KM Tarpenning, AF Vallejo, NE Jensky, G Shaibi, S Spears, R Yamada, and RA Wiswell. Chronic Exercise and Skeletal Muscle Power in Older Men. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2006 Jun;31:190-195. link

Dreyer HC, CE Blanco, FR Sattler, ET Schroeder, and RA Wiswell. Satellite Cell Numbers 24 Hours after a Single Bout of Maximal Eccentric Exercise in Young and Older Men. Muscle & Nerve. 2006 Feb;33:242-253. link

Hawkins SA, ET Schroeder, HC Dreyer, S Underwood, and RA Wiswell. Five year maintenance of bone mineral density in women master runners. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2003 Jan;35(1):137-144. link

Dreyer HC, SA Hawkins, ET Schroeder, DM Hyslop, and RA Wiswell. The influence of chronic running and HRT in female master athletes. J Clin Exerc Phys. 2002 2:91-95.

Wiswell RA, Hawkins SA, Dreyer HC, and Jaque SV. Maintenance of BMD in older male runners is independent of changes in training volume or VO2Peak. J Geron Med Sci. 2002 Apr;57A:M203-M208. link

Review Articles and Book Chapters

Dreyer HC. Tourniquet Use During Knee Replacement Surgery May Contribute to Muscle Atrophy in Older Adults. Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2016 Apr;44(2):61-70. doi: 10.1249/JES.0000000000000076. link

Drummond MJ, HC Dreyer, CS Fry, EL Glynn, and BB Rasmussen. Nutritional and Contractile Regulation of Human Skeletal Muscle Protein Synthesis and mTORC1 Signaling. J Appl Physiol. 2009 Apr;106(4):1374-84. link

Dreyer HC, and BB Rasmussen. Rehabilitation Therapies. In: Encyclopedia of Health and Aging. Kyriakos S. Markides (Ed), 2007, pp 493-495.

Dreyer HC, E Volpi. Potential Role of Nutrition in the Pathophysiology and Treatment of Sarcopenia. J Am Coll Nutr. 2005 Apr;24: 140-145. link

Wiswell RA, and HC Dreyer. Myo-inositol and Pangamic Acid. In: Nutritional Ergogenic Aids. I. Wolinsky, J.A. Driskell (Eds.) 2004, pp. 431-444.


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