Publications

Applied Health Sciences - Kinesiology




Publications

  • Smith IC, Gittings W, Huang J, Bloemberg E, Quadrilatero J, Tupling AR and Vandenboom R. Potentiation in Mouse Lumbrical Muscle Without Myosin Light Chain Phosphorylation: Is Resting Calcium Responsible? Journal of General Physiology 141(3): 297-308, 2013 
  • Gittings W, Huang J and Vandenboom R. Tetanic Force Potentiation of Mouse Fast Muscle is Shortening Speed  Dependent. Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility 33(5): 359-368, 2012.
  • Caterini D, Gittings W, Huang J and Vandenboom R. The Effect of Work Cycle Frequency on Potentiation of Dynamic Function in Mouse Fast Muscle. Journal of Experimental Biology 214: 3915-3923, 2011.
  • Xeni J, Gittings W, Caterini D, Quadrilatero J, Houston ME, Grange RW and Vandenboom R. Myosin Light Chain Phosphorylation and Potentiation of Dynamic Function. Pflugers Archive 462: 349-358, 2011.
  • Inglis G, Howard J, Gabriel DG and Vandenboom R. Decreased Motor Unit Firing Rates in the Potentiated Human Tibalis Anterior Muscle. Acta Physiologica 201: 483-492, 2011.
  • Stull JT, Kamm, C and Vandenboom, R. Myosin Light Chain Kinase and the Role of Myosin Light Chain Phosphorylation in Skeletal Muscle. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics 510: 120-128, 2011.
  • Gittings W, Huang J, Smith I, Quadrilatero J and Vandenboom R. The Effect of Myosin Light Chain Kinase Gene Ablation on the Fatigability of Mouse Fast Muscle. Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility 31: 337-348, 2011.
  • Vandenboom R, Herron T, Favre E, Albaya F and Metzger JM. Gene Transfer, Expression and Sarcomeric Incorporation of a Headless Myosin Molecule in Cardiac Myocytes: Evidence for a Reserve in Myofilament Motor Function. American Journal of Physiology (Heart and Circulation) 300: 574-582, 2011.
  • Smith IC, Huang J, Quadrilatero J, Tupling AR and Vandenboom R. Force Potentiation in the MDX mouse. Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility 31(4): 267-277, 2010.
  • Herron TJ, Vandenboom R, Fomicheva E, Mundada L, Edwards T and Metzger JM. Calcium-Independent Negative Inotropy by β - Myosin Heavy Chain Gene Transfer in Cardiac Myocytes. Circulation Research 100(8): 1182 - 1190, 2007.
  • Vandenboom R, Weihe E and Hannon JD. Dynamics of Crossbridge-Mediated Activation in the Heart. Journal Muscle Research Cell Motility, 26: 247 - 257, 2005.
  • Vandenboom R. The Myofibrillar Complex and Fatigue: A Review. Canadian Journal of Applied Physiology. 29(3): 330-356, 2004.
  • Vandenboom R, Hannon JD and Sieck GC. Isotonic Force Modulates Force Redevelopment Rate of Intact Frog Skeletal Muscle Fibers: Evidence for Cross-Bridge Induced Thin Filament Activation. Journal of Physiology 543:555-566, 2002.
  • Vandenboom R, Claflin DR and Julian F. The Effects of Rapid Shortening on Rate of Force Regeneration and Myoplasmic Calcium in Intact Frog Skeletal Muscle Fibers. Journal of Physiology 511:171-180, 1998.
a portrait of Rene Vandenboom
Rene Vandenboom

Associate Professor
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