Bridges Lab Journal Club

Papers Discussed in Journal Club

These are the papers that we discussed most recently in Journal club. Click here for the complete list.
  • Hudgins, L. C. et al. Young, healthy South Asians have enhanced lipogenic sensitivity to dietary sugar. Clin. Endocrinol. (Oxf). 86, 361–366 (2017). 10.1111/cen.13293
  • Cameron, M., Camic, C. L., Doberstein, S., Erickson, J. L. & Jagim, A. R. The acute effects of a multi-ingredient pre-workout supplement on resting energy expenditure and exercise performance in recreationally active females. J. Int. Soc. Sports Nutr. 15, 1 (2018). 10.1186/s12970-017-0206-7
  • Lin, Y., Zhuo, Y., Fang, Z. F., Che, L. Q. & Wu, D. Effect of maternal dietary energy types on placenta nutrient transporter gene expressions and intrauterine fetal growth in rats. Nutrition 28, 1037–1043 (2012). 10.1016/j.nut.2012.01.002
  • Benson, T. W. et al. A single high-fat meal provokes pathological erythrocyte remodeling and increases myeloperoxidase levels: implications for acute coronary syndrome. Lab. Invest. (2018). doi:10.1038/s41374-018-0038-3 10.1038/s41374-018-0038-3
  • Shariatpanahi, Z. V., Shariatpanahi, M. V., Shahbazi, S., Hossaini, A. & Abadi, A. Effect of Ramadan fasting on some indices of insulin resistance and components of the metabolic syndrome in healthy male adults. Br. J. Nutr. 100, 147–151 (2008). 10.1017/S000711450787231X
  • Pereira, M. G. et al. Comparative analysis of muscle hypertrophy models reveals divergent gene transcription profiles and points to translational regulation of muscle growth through increased mTOR signaling. Front. Physiol. 8, 1–11 (2017). 10.3389/fphys.2017.00968
  • Heerwagen, M. J. R. et al. Placental lipoprotein lipase activity is positively associated with newborn adiposity. Placenta 64, 53–60 (2018). 10.1016/j.placenta.2018.03.001
  • Thuzar, M. et al. Glucocorticoids suppress brown adipose tissue function in humans: A double-blind placebo-controlled study. Diabetes, Obes. Metab. 840–848 (2017). 10.1111/dom.13157
  • Shimobayashi, M. et al. Insulin resistance causes inflammation in adipose tissue. J. Clin. Invest. (2018). 10.1172/JCI96139
  • Anway M, D; Cupp A, Uzumcu S, Skinner M, K M. Epigenetic Transgenerational Action of Endocrine Disruptors and Male Fertility. Science 2005;308:1466–9. 10.1126/science.1108190

Comments on Papers

Choolson Jang, Sheng Hui, Wenyun Lu, Alexis Cowan, Raphael Morscher, Gina Lee, Wei Liu, Gregory Tesz, Morris Birnbaum and Joshua Rabinowitz. The Small Intestine Converts Dietary Fructose into Glucose and Organic Acids 2018. Cell Metabolism 27(2):351-361 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Naresh Bal, Santosh Maurya, Danesh Sopariwala, Sanjaya Sahoo, Subash Gupta, Sana Shaikh, Meghna Pant, Leslie Rowland, Eric Bombardier, Sanjeewa Goonasekera, Russel Tupling, Jeffery Molkentin and Muthu Periasamy. Sarcolipin is a newly identified regulator of muscle-based thermogenesis in mammals. 2012. Nature Medicine 18(19):1575-9 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Kevin Hall, Thomas Bemis, Robert Brychta, Kong Chen, Amber Courvillle, Emma Crayner, Stephanie Goodwin, Juen Guo, Lillian Howard, Nicolas Knuth, Bernard Miller, Carla Prado, Maria Siervo, Monica Skarulis, Mary Walter, Peter Walter and Laura Yannai. Calorie for Calorie, Dietary Fat Restriction Results in More Body Fat Loss than Carbohydrate Restriction in People with Obesity 2015. Cell Metabolism 22(3):427-436 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Yumiko Oishi, Ichiro Manabe, Kazuyuki Tobe, Mitsuru Ohsugi, Tetsuya Kubota, Katsuhito Fujiu, Koji Maemura, Naoto Kubota, Takashi Kadowaki and Ryozo Nagai. SUMOylation of Kruppel-like transcription factor 5 acts as a molecular switch in transcriptional programs of lipid metabolism involving PPAR-delta. 2008. Nature Medicine 14(6):656-666 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Andrew Shin, Martin Fasshauer, Nika Filatova, Linus Grundell, Elizabeth Zielinski, Jian-Ying Zhou, Thomas Scherer, Claudia Lindtner, Amanda Lapworth, Olga Ilkayeva, Uwe Knippschild, Anna Wolf, Ludger Shedja, Kevin Grove, Richard Smith, Wei-Jun Qian, Chrisopher Lynch, Christopher Newgard and Christophe Buettner. Brain Insulin Lowers Circulating BCAA Levels by Inducing Hepatic BCAA Catabolism. 2014. Cell metabolism S1550-4131(14):00400-8 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Jingxiang Huang, O. Nelson, Heiko Jansen, Elizabeth Galbreath, Kurt Morgenstern, Jamie Gehring, Kimberly Rigano, Jae Lee, Jianhua Gong, Adam Shaywitz, Chantal Vella, Charles Robbins and Kevin Corbit. Grizzly Bears Exhibit Augmented Insulin Sensitivity while Obese Prior to a Reversible Insulin Resistance during Hibernation 2014. Cell Metabolism 20(2):376-82 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Robert Koza, Larissa Nikonova, Jessica Hogan, Jong-Seop Rim, Tamra Mendoza, Christopher Faulk, Jihad Skaf and Leslie Kozak. Changes in gene expression foreshadow diet-induced obesity in genetically identical mice. 2006. PLOS Genetics 2(5):e81 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Xiaoyuan Xu, Ambar Grijalva, Alicja Skowronski, Marco van Eijk, Mireille J Serlie and Anthony Ferrante. Obesity activates a program of lysosomal-dependent lipid metabolism in adipose tissue macrophages independently of classic activation. 2014. Cell metabolism 18(6):816-30 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Hui Zhang, Jingxiang Huang, Katrin Düvel, Bernard Boback, Shulin Wu, Rachel Squillace, Chin-Lee Wu and Brendan Manning. Insulin stimulates adipogenesis through the Akt-TSC2-mTORC1 pathway. 2009. PLOS One 4(7):e6189 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Alexander von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Roger Hunter, Mar Garcia-Rocha, Li Kang, Iliana Lopez-Soldado, Louise Lantier, Kashyap Patel, Mark Peggie, Carlos Martinez-Pons, Martin Voss, Joaquim Calbo, Patricia Cohen, David Wasserman, Joan Guinovart and Kei Sakamoto. Glucose-6-Phosphate-Mediated Activation of Liver Glycogen Synthase Plays a Key Role in Hepatic Glycogen Synthesis. 2013. Diabetes Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Christine Longuet, Elaine Sinclair, Adriano Maida, Laurie Baggio, Marlena Maziarz, Maureen Charron and Daniel Drucker. The glucagon receptor is required for the adaptive metabolic response to fasting. 2008. Cell Metabolism 8(5):359-71 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Subhash Katewa, Fabio Demontis, Marysia Kolipinski, Alan Hubbard, Matthew Gill, Norbert Perrimon, Simon Melov and Pankaj Kapahi. Intramyocellular fatty-acid metabolism plays a critical role in mediating responses to dietary restriction in Drosophila melanogaster. 2012. Cell metabolism 16(1):97-103 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.
Shunsuke Takasuga, Yasuo Horie, Junko Sasaki, Ge-Hong Sun-Wada, Nobuyuki Kawamura, Ryota Iizuka, Katsunori Mizuno, Satoshi Eguchi, Satoshi Kofuji, Hirotaka Kimura, Masakazu Yamazaki, Chihoko Horie, Eri Odanaga, Yoshiko Sato, Shinsuke Chida, Kenji Kontani, Akihiro Harada, Akihiro Katada, Akira Suzuki, Yoh Wada, Hirohide Ohnishi and Takehiko Sasaki. Critical roles of type III phosphatidylinositol phosphate kinase in murine embryonic visceral endoderm and adult intestine. 2013. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110(5):1726-31 Full Text Our Thoughts Details.