For complete publication lists please visit the individual websites for the member researchers.

Highlighted publications

Akseer, N., Kish, K., Rigby, WA., Greenway, M., Klentrou, P., Wilson, PM., Falk, B. (2015). Does bracing affect bone health in women with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis? Scoliosis, 10:5. DOI: 10.1186/s13013-015-0031-1

Behm, D.G., Faigenbaum, A.D., Falk, B., Klentrou, P. (2008). Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Position Paper: Resistance Training in Children and Adolescents. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 33:547-561. Invited paper.

Dodington, DW., Fritz, PC., Sullivan, PJ., Ward, WE. (2015). Higher Intakes of Fruits and Vegetables, β-Carotene, Vitamin C, α-Tocopherol, EPA, and DHA Are Positively Associated with Periodontal Healing after Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy in Nonsmokers but not in Smokers. J Nutr., 145 (11):2512-9.

Dotan, R., Mitchell, C., Cohen, R., Gabriel, D., Klentrou, P., Falk, B. (2013). Child-adult differences in the kinetics of torque development. J. Sports Sci., 31(9): 945-953.

Dotan, R., Mitchell, C., Cohen, R., Gabriel, D., Klentrou, P., Falk, B. (2013). Explosive sport training and torque kinetics in children. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab., 38(7): 740-745.

Dotan, R., Mitchell, C., Cohen, R., Klentrou, P., Gabriel, D., Falk, B. (2012). Child—Adult Differences in Muscle Activation – A Review. Pediatric Exercise Science, 24:2-21. Invited review.

Dunford, E., Herbst, E., Jeoung, N.H., Gittings, W., Greig Inglis, J., Vandenboom, R., LeBlanc, P.J., Harris, R.A., Peters, S.J. (2011). PDH activation during in vitro muscle contractions in PDH kinase 2 knockout mice: the effect of PDK1 compensation. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp 300(6): R1487-1493.

Fajardo, V.A., Bombardier, E.B., McMillan, E., Tran K., Wadsworth, B.J., Gamu, D., Hopf, A., Vigna, C., Smith, I.C., Bellissimo, C., Michel, R.N., Tarnopolsky, M.A., Quadrilatero, J., Tupling, A.R. (2015). Phospholamban overexpression in mice causes a centronuclear myopathy-like phenotype. Disease Models and Mechanisms8:999-1009.

Falk, B., Eliakim, A. (2014). Endocrine Response to Resistance Training in Children. Pediatric Exercise Science, 26(4):404-422.

Gammage, KL., Gasparotto, J., Mack, DE., Klentrou, P.  (2011). Gender differences in Osteoporosis Health Beliefs and Knowledge and their relation to vigorous physical activity in university students. J. Am. College Health, 60(1): 58-64.

Gammage, KL., Klentrou, P. (2011). Predicting Osteoporosis Prevention Behaviors: Health Beliefs and Knowledge. Am. J. Health Behav., 35(3): 371-382.

Herbst, E.A.MacPherson, R.E.K., LeBlanc, P.J., Roy, B.D., Jeoung, N.H., Harris, R.A., Peters, S.J. (2014). Pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase-4 contributes to the recirculation of gluconeogenic precursors during post-exercise glycogen recovery. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 306(2): R102-R107.

Johnston, BD.Fritz, PC., Ward, WE. (2013). Use of dietary supplements in patients receiving treatment at a periodontal clinic. Nutrients, 5(4):1110-1121.

Kish, K., Mezil, Y., Ward, WE., Klentrou, P., Falk, B. (2015). Effects of a single session of plyometric exercise on markers of bone turnover in boys and men. Eur. J. Applied Physiol., 115: 2115–2124.

Klentrou, P., Flouris, AD., Aird, JR., Cieslak, T. (2012). Secretory Immunity and Frequecy of Upper Respiratory Tract Infections in Relation to Salivary Cortisol and Physical Activity in University Students. In P.(N.) Klentrou (ed): Physical Activity and Exercise: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, ATINER, Athens, Greece, 129-139.

Klentrou, P., Ludwa, IA. (2011). Quantitative Ultrasound measurements in young females 14 to 23 years of age. J. Women’s Health, 20(5): 677-683.

Klentrou, P., Ludwa, IA., Falk, B. (2011). Factors associated with bone turnover and tibial speed of sound in early and late-pubertal females. Appl. Physiol. Nutr. Metab., 36: 707-714.

Lau, B., Johnston, BD., Fritz, PC., Ward, WE. (2013). Dietary strategies to optimize wound healing after periodontal and dental implant surgery: an evidence-based review. Open Dentistry Journal, 7:36-46.

Ludwa, IA., Klentrou, P. (2012). Physical activity interactions with bone accrual in children and adolescents. In: Y. Dionyssiotis (Ed.), Osteoporosis. InTech Open Access Publishers, 379-408.

Ludwa, IA., O’Leary, DD., Wade, TJ., Cairney, J., Falk, B., Klentrou, P. (2013). The effect of adiposity on the relationship between indicators of maturity in peri-pubertal children. Ann. Human Biol.40(1): 70-74.

MacPherson, R.E.K., Peters, SJ. (2015). Piecing together the puzzle of perilipin proteins and skeletal muscle lipolysis. Applied Physiol Nutr Metab 40(7): 641-651.

Marquardt, D., Kučerka, N., Wassall, S.R., Harroun, T., Katsaras, J. (2016). Cholesterol’s Location in Lipid Bilayers. Chemistry and Physics of Lipids,199, 17-25.

Marquardt, D., Alsop, R.J., Rheinstädter, M.C., Harroun, T. (2015). Neutron Scattering at the Intersection of Heart Health Science and Biophysics. Journal of Cardiovascular Development and Disease, 2(2), 125-140.

Mezil, Y., Allison, D., Kish, K., Ditor, D., Tsiani, E., Ward, WE., Klentrou, P. (2015). Response of bone turnover markers and cytokines to high-intensity low-impact exercise. Med. Sci. Sports Exerc., 47: 1495-1502

Mitchell, C., Cohen, R., Dotan, R., Gabriel, D., Klentrou, P., Falk, B. (2011). Rate of Muscle Activation in Power- and Endurance-Trained Boys. Int. J. Sports Physiol. Performance, 6: 94-105.

Naimi, M., Tsakiridis, T., Stamatatos, TC., Alexandropoulos, DI., Tsiani, E. (2014). Increased skeletal muscle glucose uptake by rosemary extract through AMPK activationAppl Physiol Nutr Metab., 40(4):407-13. DOI: 10.1139/apnm-2014-0430

Pereira, S., Park, E., Moore, J., Faubert, B., Breen, DM., Oprescu, Al., Nahle, A., Kwan, D., Giacca, A., Tsiani, E. (2015). Resveratrol prevents insulin resistance caused by short-term elevation of free fatty acids in vivoAppl Physiol Nutr Metab., 40(11):1129-36. DOI: 10.1139/apnm-2015-0075

Pitt, B., Dotan, R., Millar, J., Long, D., Tokuno, C., O’Brien, TD., Falk, B. (2015). The electromyographic threshold in boys and men. Eur. J Appl Physiol, 115(6): 115(6):1273-81.

Yao, M., Ludwa, IA., Corbett, L., Klentrou, P., Bonsu, P., Gammage, K., Falk, B. (2011). Bone speed of sound and physical activity levels of overweight and normal-weight girls and adolescents. Ped. Exerc. Sci., 23: 25-35.