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  1. Elks CM, Reed SD, Mariappan N, Shukitt-Hale B, Joseph JA, Ingram DK, Francis J. A blueberry-enriched diet attenuates nephropathy in a rat model of hypertension via reduction in oxidative stress. PLoS One 2011;6:e24028. PMCID: PMC3174132
  2. Scherp P, Ku G, Coleman L, Kheterpal I. Gel-based and gel-free proteomic technologies. Methods Mol Biol 2011;702:163-190. Review.
  3. Gupta AK, Ravussin E, Johannsen DL, Stull AJ, Cefalu WT, Johnson WD. Endothelial dysfunction: An early cardiovascular risk marker in asymptomatic obese individuals with prediabetes. Br J Med Med Res 2012;2(3):413-423. PMCID: PMC3419538
  4. Kadiiska MB, Bonini MG, Ruggiero C, Cleland E, Wicks S, Stadler K. Thiazolidinedione treatment decreases oxidative stress in spontaneously hypertensive heart failure rats through attenuation of inducible nitric oxide synthase-mediated lipid radical formation. Diabetes 2012 Mar;61(3):586-596. PMCID: PMC3282814
  5. Roopchand DE, Grace MH, Kuhn P, Cheng DM, Plundrich N, Poulev A, Howell A, Fridlender B, Lila MA, Raskin I. Efficient sorption of polyphenols to soybean flour enables natural fortification of foods. Food Chem 2012;131:1193-1200. PMCID: PMC3742044
  6. Scherp P, Putluri N, LeBlanc GJ, Wang CJ, Zhang XH, Yu Y, Ribnicky D, Cefalu WT, Kheterpal I. Proteomic analysis reveals cellular pathways regulating carbohydrate metabolism that are modulated in primary human skeletal muscle culture due to treatment with bioactives from Artemisia dracunculus L. J Proteomics 2012 Jun 18;75(11):3199-3210. PMCID: PMC3367113
  7. Richard AJ, Amini ZJ, Ribnicky DM, Stephens JM. St. John’s Wort inhibits insulin signaling in murine and human adipocytes. Biochim Biophys Acta 2012;1822(4):557-563. PMCID: PMC3294203
  8. Cheng DM, Kuhn P, Poulev A, Rojo LE, Lila MA, Raskin I. In vivo and in vitro antidiabetic effects of aqueous cinnamon extract and cinnamon polyphenol-enhanced food matrix. Food Chem 2012;135:2994-3002. PMCID: PMC3444749
  9. Roopchand D, Rojo LE, Ribnicky D, Raskin I. Anthocyanins and metabolic syndrome. In: Anthocyanins in Health and Disease Prevention. Wallace TC (ed.). CRC Press, Boca Raton, CRC Press, 2012, p. 199-223. Book chapter.
  10. Roopchand D, Kuhn P, Poulev A, Oren A, Lila MA, Fridlender B, Raskin I. Biochemical analysis and in vivo hypoglycemic activity of a grape polyphenol–soybean flour complex. J Agric Food Chem 2012;60:8860–8865. doi: 10.1021/jf300232h. PMCID: PMC3419343
  11. Obanda DN, Hernandez A, Ribnicky D, Yu Y, Zhang XH, Wang ZQ, Cefalu WT. Bioactives of Artemisia dracunculus L. mitigate the role of ceramides in attenuating insulin signaling in rat skeletal muscle cells. Diabetes 2012;61:597-605. PMCID: PMC3282822
  12. Roopchand DE, Kuhn P, Rojo LE, Lila MA, Raskin I. Blueberry polyphenol-enriched soybean flour reduces hyperglycemia, body weight gain and serum cholesterol in mice. Pharmacol Res 2013;68:59-67. PMCID: PMC3833590
  13. Rojo LE, Roopchand D, Graf B, Cheng D, Ribnicky D, Fridlender B, Raskin I. Role of anthocyanins in skin aging and UV-induced skin damage. In: Anthocyanins in Health and Disease Prevention. Wallace TC, Ed. Boca Raton, CRC Press, 2013, p. 309-322. Book chapter.
  14. Roopchand DE, Krueger CG, Moskal K, Fridlender B, Lila MA, Raskin I. Food-compatible method for the efficient extraction and stabilization of cranberry pomace polyphenols. Food Chem 2013;141:3664-3669. PMCID: PMC3815467
  15. Obanda DN, Cefalu WT. Modulation of cellular insulin signaling and PTP1B effects by lipid metabolites in skeletal muscle cells. J Nutr Biochem 2013;24:1529-1537
  16. Elks CM, Francis J, Stull AJ, Cefalu WT, Shukitt-Hale B, Ingram D. Overview of the health properties of blueberries. In: Bioactives in Fruit: Health Properties and Functional Food. Skinner J, Hunter D, Eds. Hoboken, Wiley-Blackwell, 2013, p. 251-271. Book chapter.
  17. Ingram DK, Elks CM, Davenport GM, Roth GS. Potential health benefits of avocados. In: Bioactives in Fruit: Health Properties and Functional Foods. Skinner J, Hunter D, Eds. Hoboken, Wiley-Blackwell, 2013, p. 337-352. Book chapter.
  18. Grace M, Guzman I, Roopchand DE, Moskal K, Cheng DM, Pogrebnyak N, Raskin I, Howell A, Lila MA. Stable binding of alternative protein-enriched food matrices with concentrated cranberry bioflavonoids for functional food applications. J Agric Food Chem 2013;61:6856-6864. PMCID: PMC3769697
  19. Richard AJ, Amini-Vaughan Z, Ribnicky DM, Stephens JM. Naringenin inhibits adipogenesis and reduces insulin sensitivity and adiponectin expression in adipocytes. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:549750. PMCID: PMC3745873
  20. Bajpeyi S, Myrland CK, Covington JD, Obanda D, Cefalu WT, Smith SR, Rustan AC, Ravussin E. Lipid in skeletal muscle myotubes is associated to the donors' insulin sensitivity and physical activity phenotypes. Obesity (Silver Spring) 2014 Feb;22(2):426-34. PMCID: PMC3883809
  21. Haynie KR, Vandanmagsar B, Wicks SE, Zhang J, Mynatt RL. Inhibition of carnitine palymitoyltransferase1b induces cardiac hypertrophy and mortality in mice. Diabetes Obes Metab 2014 Aug;16(8):757-760. PMCID: PMC4057362
  22. Wicks S, Noland R, Mynatt RL. Carnitine and insulin resistance. In: Carnitine Metabolism and Human Nutrition. Wall B, Porter C, Eds. Taylor & Francis, 2014, Section III, Chapter 7. Book Chapter.
  23. Fuller S, Richard AJ, Ribnicky DM, Mynatt RL, Beyl R, Stephens JM. St. John's Wort has metabolically favorable effects on adipocytes in vivo. J Evid Based Complementary Altern Med 2014;2014:862575. PMCID: PMC4054923
  24. Sanchez-Infantes D, Elks CM, Stephens JM. Pathophysiology of obesity and the metabolic syndrome: Rodent models. In: Integrative Weight Management. Mullin GE, Cheskin LJ, Matarese LE, Eds. Springer, 2014, Chapter 4, pp. 35-46. Book Chapter.
  25. Vandanmagsar B, Haynie KR, Wicks SE, Bermudez EM, Mendoza TM, Ribnicky D, Cefalu WT, Mynatt RL. Artemisia dracunculus L. extract ameliorates insulin sensitivity by attenuating inflammatory signalling in human skeletal muscle culture. Diabetes Obes Metab 2014 Aug;16(8):728-738. PMCID: PMC4107009
  26. Waterman C, Cheng DM, Rojas-Silva P, Poulev A, Dreifus J, Lila MA, Raskin I. Stable, water extractable isothiocyanates from Moringa oleifera leaves attenuate inflammation in vitro. Phytochemistry 2014 Jul;103:114-122. PMCID: PMC4071966
  27. Cheng DM, Pogrebnyak N, Kuhn P, Krueger CG, Johnson WD, Raskin I. Development and phytochemical characterization of high polyphenol red lettuce with anti-diabetic properties. PLoS One 2014;9:e91571. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0091571. PMCID: PMC3956610
  28. Vance KM, Ribnicky DM, Hermann GE, Rogers RC. St. John’s Wort enhances the synaptic activity of the nucleus of the solitary tract. Nutrition 2014;30(7-8 Suppl):S37-S42. PMCID: PMC4128486
  29. Ribnicky DM, Roopchand DE, Oren A, Grace M, Poulev A, Lila MA, Havenaar R, Raskin I. Effects of a high fat meal matrix and protein complexation on the bioaccessibility of blueberry anthocyanins using the TNO gastrointestinal model (TIM-1). Food Chem 2014;142:349-357. PMCID: PMC4072317
  30. Richard AJ, Burris TP, Sanchez-Infantes D, Wang Y, Ribnicky DM, Stephens JS. Artemisia extracts activate PPARγ, promote adipogenesis, and enhance insulin sensitivity in adipose tissue of obese mice. Nutrition 2014;30(7-8 Suppl):S31-S36. PMCID: PMC4082805
  31. Richard AJ, Fuller S, Fedorcenco V, Beyl R, Burris TP, Mynatt RL, Ribnicky DM, Stephens JM. Artemisia scoparia enhances adipocyte development and endocrine function in vitro and enhances insulin action in vivo. PLoS One 2014 Jun 10;9(6):e98897. PMCID: PMC4051605 
  32. Cheng DM, Pogrebnyak N, Kuhn P, Krueger CG, Johnson WD, Raskin I. Development and phytochemical characterization of high polyphenol red lettuce with anti-diabetic properties. PLoS One 2014;9:e91571. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0091571. PMCID: PMC3956610
  33. Cheng DM, Pogrebnyak N, Kuhn P, Poulev A, Waterman C, Rojas-Silva P, Johnson WD, Raskin I. Polyphenol-rich Rutgers Scarlet Lettuce improves glucose metabolism and liver lipid accumulation in diet induced obese C57BL/6 mice. Nutrition 2014 Jul-Aug;30(7-8 Suppl):S52-S58.PMCID: PMC4082798
  34. Obanda DN, Ribnicky D, Raskin I and Cefalu WT. Bioactives of Artemisia dracunculus L. enhance insulin sensitivity by modulation of ceramide metabolism in rat skeletal muscle cells.  Nutrition. 2014.  Jul-Aug;30 (7-8 Suppl):S59-66.
  35. Wicks SE, Taylor CM, Luo M, Blanchard IV E, Ribnicky DM, Cefalu WT, Mynatt RL, Welsh DA. Artemisia supplementation differentially affects the mucosal and luminal ileal microbiota of diet-induced obese mice. Nutrition 2014;30(7-8 Suppl):S26-S30.
  36. Allerton TD, Earnest CP, Johannsen NM. Metabolic and Mechanical Effects of Laddermill Graded Exercise Testing. J Strength Cond Res. 2018 Jan;32(1):195-200. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001802. PubMed PMID: 28135225.
  37. Forcelini BB, Rebello CS, Wang NY, Peres N. Fitness, Competitive Ability and Mutation Stability of Isolates of Colletotrichum acutatum from Strawberry Resistant to QoI Fungicides. Phytopathology. 2017 Nov 14. doi: 10.1094/PHYTO-09-17-0296-R. [Epub ahead of print]
    PubMed PMID: 29135359. [Epub ahead of print]
  38. Knott EJ, Richard AJ, Mynatt RL, Ribnicky D, Stephens JM, Bruce- Keller A. Fenugreek supplementation during high-fat feeding improves specific markers of metabolic health. Sci Rep. 2017 Oct 6;7(1):12770. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-12846-x. PubMed PMID:
    28986580; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5630574.
  39. Allerton TD, Stephens JM. Operation Damage Control: Exercise Training to Prevent Metabolic Damage from High-Fat Feeding.  Obesity (Silver Spring). 2017 Oct;25(10):1652. doi:
    10.1002/oby.21974. Epub 2017 Aug 30. PubMed PMID: 28856813.
  40. Jaja-Chimedza A, Sanchez K, Gantar M, Gibbs P, Schmale M, Berry JP. Carotenoid glycosides from cyanobacteria are teratogenic in the zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryo model. Chemosphere. 2017 May;174:478-489. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.01.145. Epub 2017 Jan 31. PubMed PMID: 28189893.
  41. Jaja-Chimedza A, Graf BL, Simmler C, Kim Y, Kuhn P, Pauli GF, Raskin I. Biochemical characterization and anti-inflammatory properties of an isothiocyanate-enriched moringa (Moringa oleifera) seed extract. PLoS One. 2017 Aug 8;12(8):e0182658. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0182658. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 28792522; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5549737.
  42. Kim Y, Wu AG, Jaja-Chimedza A, Graf BL, Waterman C, Verzi MP, Raskin I. Isothiocyanate-enriched moringa seed extract alleviates ulcerative colitis symptoms in mice. PLoS One. 2017 Sep 18;12(9):e0184709. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0184709. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 28922365; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5602518.
  43. Goldsmith F, Guice J, Page R, Welsh DA, Taylor CM, Blanchard EE, Luo M, Raggio AM, Stout RW, Carvajal-Aldaz D, Gaither A, Pelkman C, Ye J, Martin RJ, Geaghan J, Durham HA, Coulon D, Keenan MJ. Obese ZDF rats fermented resistant starch with effects on gut microbiota but no reduction in abdominal fat. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2017 Jan;61(1). doi: 10.1002/mnfr.201501025. Epub 2016 Aug 11. PubMed PMID: 27234399; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5324831.
  44. Rebello CJ, Greenway FL. Reward-Induced Eating: Therapeutic Approaches to Addressing Food Cravings. Adv Ther. 2016 Nov;33(11):1853-1866. Epub 2016 Oct 7. Review. PubMed PMID: 27718159; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5083777.
  45. Rebello CJ, O'Neil PM, Horn DB, Greenway FL. Timing the discussion of antiobesity medications during obesity treatment. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2016 Oct;24(10):2027-8. doi:
    10.1002/oby.21614. Epub 2016 Sep 2. PubMed PMID: 27588897; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5039074.
  46. Berry JP, Roy U, Jaja-Chimedza A, Sanchez K, Matysik J, Alia A. High-Resolution Magic Angle Spinning Nuclear Magnetic Resonance of Intact Zebrafish Embryos Detects Metabolic Changes Following Exposure to Teratogenic Polymethoxyalkenes from Algae. Zebrafish. 2016 Oct;13(5):456-65. doi: 10.1089/zeb.2016.1280. Epub 2016 Jun 27. PubMed PMID: 27348393; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5335815.
  47. Haq M, Gonzalez N, Mintz K, Jaja-Chimedza A, De Jesus CL, Lydon C, Welch A, Berry JP. Teratogenicity of Ochratoxin A and the Degradation Product, Ochratoxin α, in the Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Embryo Model of Vertebrate Development. Toxins (Basel). 2016 Feb 5;8(2):40. doi: 10.3390/toxins8020040. PubMed PMID: 26861395; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4773793.
  48. Jaja-Chimedza A, Saez C, Sanchez K, Gantar M, Berry JP. Identification of teratogenic polymethoxy-1-alkenes from Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii, and taxonomically diverse freshwater cyanobacteria and green algae. Harmful Algae. 2015 Nov 1;49:156-161. PubMed PMID: 26770179; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4707965.
  49. Roopchand DE, Carmody RN, Kuhn P, Moskal K, Rojas-Silva P, Turnbaugh PJ, Raskin I. Dietary Polyphenols Promote Growth of the Gut Bacterium Akkermansia muciniphila and Attenuate High-Fat Diet-Induced Metabolic Syndrome. Diabetes. 2015 Aug;64(8):2847-58. doi: 10.2337/db14-1916. Epub 2015 Apr 6. PubMed PMID: 25845659; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4512228.
  50. Wicks SE, Vandanmagsar B, Haynie KR, Fuller SE, Warfel JD, Stephens JM, Wang M, Han X, Zhang J, Noland RC, Mynatt RL. Impaired mitochondrial fat oxidation induces adaptive remodeling of muscle metabolism. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jun 23;112(25):E3300-9. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1418560112. Epub 2015 Jun 8. PubMed PMID: 26056297; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4485116.
  51. Waterman C, Rojas-Silva P, Tumer TB, Kuhn P, Richard AJ, Wicks S, Stephens JM, Wang Z, Mynatt R, Cefalu W, Raskin I. Isothiocyanate-rich Moringa oleifera extract reduces weight gain,
    insulin resistance, and hepatic gluconeogenesis in mice. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2015 Jun;59(6):1013-24. doi: 10.1002/mnfr.201400679. Epub 2015 Apr 27. PubMed PMID: 25620073; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4456298.
  52. Elks CM, Terrebonne JD, Ingram DK, Stephens JM. Blueberries improve glucose tolerance without altering body composition in obese postmenopausal mice. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015 Mar;23(3):573-80. doi: 10.1002/oby.20926. Epub 2015 Jan 22. PubMed PMID: 25611327; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4340720.
  53. Fuller S, Stephens JM. Diosgenin, 4-hydroxyisoleucine, and fiber from fenugreek: mechanisms of actions and potential effects on metabolic syndrome. Adv Nutr. 2015 Mar 13;6(2):189-97. doi:
    10.3945/an.114.007807. Print 2015 Mar. Review. PubMed PMID: 25770257; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4352177.
  54. Vance KM, Rogers RC, Hermann GE. NMDA receptors control vagal afferent excitability in the nucleus of the solitary tract. Brain Res. 2015 Jan 21;1595:84-91. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2014.11.010. Epub 2014 Nov 15. PubMed PMID: 25446446; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4330085.
  55. Vance KM, Ribnicky DM, Rogers RC, Hermann GE. Artemisia santolinifolia enhances glutamatergic neurotransmission in the nucleus of the solitary tract. Neurosci Lett. 2014 Oct 17;582:115-9. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2014.08.048. Epub 2014 Sep 9. PubMed PMID: 25220699; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4229135.
  56. Boudreau A, Cheng DM, Ruiz C, Ribnicky D, Allain L, Brassieur CR, Turnipseed DP, Cefalu WT, Floyd ZE. Screening native botanicals for bioactivity: an interdisciplinary approach. Nutrition. 2014 Jul- Aug;30(7-8 Suppl):S11-6. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2014.02.028. Epub 2014 Mar 15. PubMed PMID: 24985099; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4082803.


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