Publications

Applied Health Sciences - Health Sciences




Publications

  • Miotto, PM, LM Castelli, F Amoye, PJ LeBlanc, SJ Peters, BD Roy, WE Ward. 2013. Maternal high fat feeding does not have long-lasting effects on body composition and bone health in female and male wistar rat offspring at young adulthood. Molecules 18:15094.
  • Herbst, EA, RA Macpherson, PJ LeBlanc, BD Roy, NH Jeoung, RA Harris, SJ Peters. 2013. Pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase-4 contributes to the recirculation of gluconeogenic precursors during post-exercise glycogen recovery. Am J Physiol Dec 4 [Epub ahead of print].
  • Farlinger, CM, AJ Lui, RA Harrison, PJ LeBlanc, SJ Peters, BD Roy. 2013. Extracellular hyperosmotic stress stimulates glucose uptake in incubated fast-twitch rat skeletal muscle. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 38:605.
  • Fajardo, VA, L McMeekin, A Basic, G Lamb, R Murphy,  PJ LeBlanc. 2013. Isolation of sarcolemmal plasma membranes by mechanically skinning rat skeletal muscle fibers for phospholipid analysis. Lipids 48:421.
  • Hajna, S, J Liu, PJ LeBlanc, BE Faught, AT Merchant, J Cairney, J Hay. 2012. Association between body composition and conformity to the recommendations of Canada’s Food Guide and the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet in peri-adolescence. Public Health Nutr 15:1890.
  • Holloway, GP, VA Fajardo, L McMeekin, PJ LeBlanc. 2012. Unsaturation of mitochondrial membrane lipids is related to palmitate oxidation in subsarcolemmal and intermyofibrillar mitochondria. J Membr Biol 245:165.
  • Herbst, EA, EC Dunford, RA Harris, R Vandenboom,  PJ LeBlanc, BD Roy, NH Jeoung, SJ Peters. 2012. Role of pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase 4 in regulating PDH activation during acute muscle contraction. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 37:48.
  • Fajardo, VA, L McMeekin, PJ LeBlanc. 2011. Influence of phospholipid species on membrane fluidity: a meta-analysis for a novel phospholipid fluidity index. J Membr Biol 244:97.
  • Wahi, G, PJ LeBlanc, JA Hay, BE Faught, D O'Leary, J Cairney. 2011. Metabolic syndrome in children with and without developmental coordination disorder. Res Dev Disabil 32:2785.
  • Love, LK, PJ LeBlanc, JG Inglis, NS Bradley, J Choptiany, GJ Heigenhauser, SJ Peters. 2011. The relationship between human skeletal muscle pyruvate dehydrogenase phosphatase activity and muscle aerobic capacity. J Appl Physiol 111:427.
  • Dunford, EC, EA Herbst, NH Jeoung, W Gittings, JG Inglis, R Vandenboom, PJ LeBlanc, RA Harris, SJ Peters. 2011. PDH activation during in vitro muscle contraction in PDH kinase 2 knockout mice: effect of PDH kinase 1 compensation. Am J Physiol 300:R1487.
  • Lau, BY, VA Fajardo, L McMeekin, SM Sacco, WE Ward, BD Roy, SJ Peters, PJ LeBlanc. 2010. Influence of high-fat diet from differential dietary sources on bone mineral density, bone strength, and bone fatty acid composition in rats. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 35:598.
  • Stefanyk, LE, N Coverdale, BD Roy, SJ Peters, PJ LeBlanc. 2010. Skeletal muscle type comparison of subsarcolemmal mitochondrial membrane phospholipid fatty acid composition in rat. J Mem Biol 234:207.
  • Cermak, NM, PJ LeBlanc, SJ Peters, R Vandenboom, BD Roy. 2009. Effect of extracellular osmolality on metabolism in contracting mammalian skeletal muscle in vitro. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 34:1055.
  • Bigrigg, JK, GJF Heigenhauser, JG Inglis, PJ LeBlanc, SJ Peters. 2009. Carbohydrate re-feeding after a high-fat diet rapidly reverses the adaptive increase in human skeletal muscle PDK kinase activity. Am J Physiol 297:R885.
  • Gurd, BJ, SJ Peters, GJF Heigenhauser, PJ LeBlanc, TJ Doherty, DH Paterson, JM Kowalchuk. 2008. Prior heavy exercise elevates pyruvate dehydrogenase activity and muscle oxygenation and speeds O2 uptake kinetics during moderate exercise in older adults. Am J Physiol 297:R877.
  • LeBlanc, PJ, M Mulligan, A Antolic, L MacPherson, JG Inglis, D Martin, BD Roy, and SJ Peters. 2008. Skeletal muscle type comparison of pyruvate dehydrogenase phosphatase activity and isoform expression: effects of obesity and endurance training. Am J Physiol 295:R1224
  • Bradley, N, GJF Heigenhauser, BD Roy, E Staples, JG Inglis, PJ LeBlanc, SJ Peters. 2008. The acute effects of differential dietary fatty acids on human skeletal muscle pyruvate dehydrogenase activity. J Appl Physiol 104:1
  • Gurd, BJ, SJ Peters, GJF Heigenhauser, PJ LeBlanc, TJ Doherty, DH Paterson, JM Kowalchuk. 2008. O2 uptake kinetics and pyruvate dehydrogenase activity and muscle deoxygenation in young and older adults during the transition to moderate-intensity exercise. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 294:R577
  • LeBlanc, PJ, RA Harris, SJ Peters. 2007. Skeletal muscle fiber-type comparison of pyruvate dehydrogenase phosphatase activity and isoform expression in fed and food deprived rats. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 292:E571 
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Paul J. LeBlanc

Associate Professor
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