The New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center

PUBLICATIONS that used the BODY COMPOSITION CORE

Peer Reviewed

(Jan 2005 – Dec 2005)

1.        Kim HJ, Gallagher D, Song MY. Comparison of body composition methods during weight loss in obese women using herbal formula. Am J Chin Med. 2005;33(6):851-8. PMID: 16355441 (Core: BC)

2.        Rosenbaum M, Goldsmith R, Bloomfield D, Magnano A, Weimer L, Heymsfield S, Gallagher D, Mayer L, Murphy E, Leibel RL. Low-dose leptin reverses skeletal muscle, autonomic, and neuroendocrine adaptations to maintenance of reduced weight. J Clin Invest. 2005;115(12):3579-86. PMID: 16322796 PMCID: PMC1297250 (Core: BC)

(Jan 2006 – Dec 2006)

3.   Ackerman A, Thornton JC, Wang J, Pierson RN Jr, Horlick M. Sex difference in the effect of puberty on the relationship between fat mass and bone mass in 926 healthy subjects, 6 to 18 years old. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2006;14(5):819-25.  PMID: 16855191 (Core: BC and BS)

4.   Berk ES, Kovera AJ, Boozer CN, Pi-Sunyer FX, Albu JB. Metabolic inflexibility in substrate use is present in African-American but not Caucasian healthy, premenopausal, nondiabetic women. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2006;91(10):4099-106. PMCID: PMC2670464 (Core: BC, HM and CL)

5.   Chambers EC, Heshka S, Gallagher D, Wang J, Pi-Sunyer FX, Pierson RN Jr. Serum magnesium and type-2 diabetes in African Americans and Hispanics: a New York cohort. J Am Coll Nutr. 2006;25(6):509-13. PMID: 17229898 (Core: BC, BS and HM)

6.   Chambers EC, Heshka S, Gallagher D, Wang J, Pi-Sunyer FX, Pierson RN, Jr. Serum iron and body fat distribution in a multiethnic cohort of adults living in New York City. J Am Diet Assoc 2006; 106(5):680-684. (Core: BC, BS, and HM)

7.   Demerath EW, Shen W, Lee M, Choh A, Czerwinski SA, Siervogel RM, Towne B. Approximation of total visceral adipose tissue with a single magnetic resonance image. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;85(2):362-8. PMID: 17284730 (Core: BC and BS)

8.   Dubois SG, Heilbronn LK, Smith SR, Albu JB, Kelley DE, Ravussin E; Look AHEAD Adipose Research Group. Decreased expression of adipogenic genes in obese subjects with type 2 diabetes. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2006;14(9):1543-52. PMID: 17030965 PMCID: PMC2677804. (Core: BC)

9.   Engelson ES, Agin D, Kenya S, Werber-Zion G, Luty B, Albu JB, Kotler DP. Body composition and metabolic effects of a diet and exercise weight loss regimen on obese, HIV-infected women. Metabolism. 2006;55(10):1327-36. PMID: 16979403 (Core: BC, CL and HM)

10. Fernandez JR, Willig A, Jones A, Shriver MD, Albu J, Allison DB. Genetic admixture is associated with visceral adipose tissue in Puerto Rican women. Int J Body Comp 2006. 4(3): 137-143. (Core: HM and  BC)

11. Gallagher D, Albu J, He Q, Heshka S, Boxt L, Krasnow N, Elia M. Small organs with a high metabolic rate explain lower resting energy expenditure in African American than in white adults. Am J Clin Nutr. 2006;83(5):1062-7. PMCID: PMC1847651 (Core: BC, BS, CL, and HM)

12. Gallagher D. Weight loss in older women: influences on body composition. Am J Clin Nutr. 2006;84(5):957-8. Editorial. PMID: 17093142 (Core: BC)

13. Kim HJ, Gallagher D, Song MY. Comparison of body composition methods during weight loss in obese women using herbal formula. Am J Chin Med. 2005;33(6):851-8. PMID: 16355441 (Core: BC)

14. Kim J, Shen W, Gallagher D, Jones A Jr, Wang Z, Wang J, Heshka S, Heymsfield SB. Total-body skeletal muscle mass: estimation by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in children and adolescents. Am J Clin Nutr. 2006;84(5):1014-20. PMCID: PMC2747777 (Core: BC and BS)

15. Lee H, Wang J, Gallagher D, Heshka S, Shen W, Chamber E, Heymsfield SB, Wang ZM. Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry: Validity of the Lunar Prodigy fan-beam system for body composition in pediatrics. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 2006; 4;81-86. (Core: BC and BS)

16. Sarkar SR, Kuhlmann MK, Kotanko P, Zhu F, Heymsfield SB, Wang J, Meisels IS, Gotch FA, Kaysen GA, Levin NW. Metabolic consequences of body size and body composition in hemodialysis patients. Kidney Int. 2006;70(10):1832-9. Epub 2006 Oct. PMID: 17021607 (Core: BC)  

17. Shen W, Punyanitya M, Chen J, Gallagher D, Albu J, Pi-Sunyer X, Lewis CE, Grunfeld C, Heshka S, Heymsfield SB. Waist circumference correlates with metabolic syndrome indicators better than percentage fat. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2006;14(4):727-36. PMCID: PMC1894647 (Core: BC, BS and HM)

18. Wang J, Gallagher D, Thornton JC, Yu W, Horlick M, Pi-Sunyer FX. Validation of a 3-dimensional photonic scanner for the measurement of body volumes, dimensions, and percentage body fat. Am J Clin Nutr. 2006;83(4):809-16. PMCID: PMC2723741 (Core: BC and BS)

19. Wang ZM, Pierson RN Jr, Heshka S, Wang J, Gallagher D, Heymsfield SB. Total body potassium by whole body 40K counting: A classic method that remains useful for body composition research. Int J Body Composition Res 2006; 4:101-110. (Core: BC and BS)

20. Wang Z, Heshka S, Wang J, Heymsfield SB. Total body protein mass: validation of total body potassium prediction model in children and adolescents. J Nutr. 2006;136(4):1032-6. PMID: 16549470 (Core: BC and BS)

21. Wielopolski L, Ramirez LM, Gallagher D, Heymsfield SB, Wang ZM. Measuring partial body potassium in the arm versus total body potassium. J Appl Physiol. 2006;101(3):945-9. PMID: 16741259 PMCID: PMC1850529 (Core: BC)

22. Williams JJ, Lund LH, LaManca J, Kunavarapu C, Cohen DJ, Heshka S, Heymsfield SB, Mancini DM. Excessive weight gain in cardiac transplant recipients. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2006;25(1):36-41. PMID: 16399528 (Core: BC and CL)


(Jan 2007 – Dec, 2007)

23. Albu JB, Kenya S, He Q, Wainwright M, Berk E, Heshka S, Kotler DP, Engelson ES. Independent associations of insulin resistance with higher whole-body intermuscular and relatively less leg subcutaneous adipose tissue in HIV-infected obese women. Am J Clin Nutr, 86(1): 100-106, 2007; (Core: BC, HM, CL and BS)

24. Azuma K, Heilbronn LK, Albu JB, Smith SR, Ravussin E, Kelley DE; and the Look AHEAD Adipose Research Group. Adipose tissue distribution in relation to insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2007;293(1):E435-42. PMID: 17440034 (Core: BC)

25. Demerath EW, Shen W, Lee M, Choh A, Czerwinski SA, Siervogel RM, Towne B Approximation of total visceral adipose tissue with a single magnetic resonance image. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;85(2):362-8. PMID: 17284730 (Core: BC and BS)

26. Dolan MS, Sorkin JD, Hoffman DJ. Birth weight is inversely associated with central adipose tissue in healthy children and adolescents. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2007;15(6):1600-8. PMID: 17557998 (Core: BC and BS)

27. Freedman DS, Wang J, Ogden CL, Thornton JC, Mei Z, Pierson RN, Dietz WH, Horlick M. The prediction of body fatness by BMI and skinfold thicknesses among children and adolescents. Ann Hum Biol. 2007;34(2):183-94. PMID: 17558589 (Core: BC and BS)

28. He Q, Zhang X, He S, Gong L, Sun Y, Heshka S, Deckelbaum RJ, Gallagher D. Higher insulin, triglycerides, and blood pressure with greater trunk fat in Tanner 1 Chinese. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2007;15(4):1004-11. PMCID: PMC2726721 (Core: BC, CL, and BS)

29. Heymsfield SB, Martin-Nguyen A, Fong TM, Gallagher D, Pietrobelli A. Body circumferences: clinical implications emerging from a new geometric model. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2008;6;5:24. PMID: 18834550 PMCID: PMC2569934 (Core: BC and BS).

30. Heymsfield SB, Gallagher D, Mayer L, Beetsch J, Pietrobelli A. Scaling of human body composition to stature: new insights into body mass index. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007;86(1):82-91. PMID: 17616766 PMCID: PMC2729090 (Core: BC)

31. Laferrère B, Wang K, Khan Y, McGinty J, Teixeira J, Hart AB, Heshka S,  Olivan B, Incretin levels and effect are markedly enhanced one month  after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery in obese patients with type 2  diabetes. Diabetes Care 30:1709-1716, 2007. PMCID: PMC2743330. (Core: BS, BC, CL, and HM)

32. Levitt DG, Heymsfield SB, Pierson RN Jr, Shapses SA, Kral JG. Physiological models of body composition and human obesity. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2007;4:19. PMID: 17883858 PMCID: PMC2082278 (Core: BC)

33. Mayer LE, Roberto CA, Glasofer DR, Etu SF, Gallagher D, Wang J, Heymsfield SB, Pierson RN Jr, Attia E, Devlin MJ, Walsh BT. Does percent body fat predict outcome in anorexia nervosa? Am J Psychiatry. 2007;164(6):970-2. PMID: 17541059 PMCID: PMC2741391 (Core: BC)

34. Mei Z, Grummer-Strawn LM, Wang J, Thornton JC, Freedman DS, Pierson RN Jr, Dietz WH, Horlick M. Do skinfold measurements provide additional information to body mass index in the assessment of body fatness among children and adolescents? Pediatrics. 2007;119(6):e1306-13. PMID: 17545361 (Core: BC and BS)

35. Mills TC, Gallagher D, Wang J, and Heshka S. Modelling the relationship between body fat and the BMI. Int J Body Composition Res, 2007;2:73-79. (Core: BC and BS)

36. Rosenbaum M, Nonas C, Weil M, Horlick I, Fennoy I, Vargas P. School-based intervention acutely improves insulin sensitivity and decreases inflammatory markers in early adolescence. J.Clin.Endocrinol Metab 2007;92:504-8. (Core: HM and BC).

37. Ruan XY, Gallagher D, Harris T, Albu J, Heymsfield SB, Kuznia P, Heshka S. Estimating whole-body intermuscular adipose tissue from single cross-sectional magnetic resonance images. J Appl Physiol. 2007;102(2):748-54. PMCID: PMC2758818 (Core: BC, CL and BS)

38. Shen W, Punyanitya M, Chen J, Gallagher D, Albu J, Pi-Sunyer X, Lewis CE, Grunfeld C, Heshka S, Heymsfield SB. Visceral Adipose Tissue: Relationships between Single Slice Areas at Different Locations and Obesity Related Health Risks Int J Obesity Int J Obes (Lond). 2007;31(5):763-9. PMID: 17060927 (Core: BC, BS, CL and HM).

39. Shen W, Chen J, Punyanitya M, Shapses S, Heshka S, Heymsfield SB. MRI-measured bone marrow adipose tissue is inversely related to DXA-measured bone mineral in Caucasian women. Osteoporos Int. 2007;18(5):641-7. PMCID: PMC2034514 (Core: BC and BS)

40. Silva AM, Wang J, Pierson RN Jr, Wang Z, Spivack J, Allison DB, Heymsfield SB, Sardinha LB, Heshka S. Extracellular water across the adult lifespan: reference values for adults. Physiol Meas. 2007;28(5):489-502. PMID: 17470983 (Core: BC and BS)

41. Wang Z, Heshka S, Wang J, Gallagher D, Deurenberg P, Chen Z, Heymsfield SB. Metabolically active portion of fat-free mass: a cellular body composition level modeling analysis. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2007;292(1):E49-53. PMCID: PMC2723740 (Core: BC and BS)

42. Wang J, Gallagher D, Thornton JC, Yu W, Weil R, Kovac B, Pi-Sunyer FX.  Regional Body Volumes, BMI, Waist Circumference, and Percentage Fat in Severely Obese Adults. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2007;15(11):2688-2698. PMCID: PMC2741388 (Core: BC and BS)

43. Wang Z, Heshka S, Pietrobelli A, Chen Z, Silva AM, Sardinha LB, Wang J, Gallager D, Heymsfield SB. A new total body potassium method to estimate total body skeletal muscle mass in children. J Nutr. 2007;137(8):1988-91. PMCID: PMC2745126 (Core: BC and BS)

44. Wu CH, Heshka S, Wang J, Pierson RN Jr, Heymsfield SB, Laferrère B, Wang Z, Albu JB, Pi-Sunyer X, Gallagher D. Truncal fat in relation to total body fat: influences of age, sex, ethnicity and fatness. Int J Obes (Lond). 2007;31(9):1384-91. PMCID: PMC2752389 (Core: BC, CL, and BS)

45. Yim JE, Heshka S, Albu J, Heymsfield S, Kuznia P, Harris T, Gallagher D. Intermuscular adipose tissue rivals visceral adipose tissue in independent associations with cardiovascular risk. Int J Obes (Lond). 2007;31(9):1400-5. PMCID: PMC2752367 (Core: BC, BS, CL and HM)


(Jan 2008 – Dec, 2008)

46. Berk E, Johnson JA, Lee MJ, Zhang K, Boozer CN, Pi-Sunyer FX, Fried SK, Albu JB . Higher post-absorptive skeletal muscle LPL-activity in African-American vs. Caucasian pre- menopausal women. Obesity, 16(1):199-201, 2008; (Core: BC HM, AT and BS)

47. Chambers EC, Heshka S, Huffaker LY, Xiong Y, Wang J, Eden E, Gallagher D, Pi-Sunyer FX. Truncal adiposity and lung function in older black women. Lung. 2008;186(1):13-7. PMID: 17952506 (Core: BC, BS and HM)

48. Freda PU, Shen W, Heymsfield SB, Reyes-Vidal CM, Geer EB, Bruce JN, Gallagher D. Lower visceral and subcutaneous but higher intermuscular adipose tissue depots in patients with growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor I excess due to acromegaly. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008;93(6):2334-43. PMCID: PMC2435633 (Core: BC and HM)

49. He Q, Engelson ES, Ionescu G, Glesby MJ, Albu JB, Kotler DP. Insulin resistance, hepatic lipid and adipose tissue distribution in HIV-infected men. Antivir Ther. 2008;13(3):423-8. PMCID: PMC2871284. (Core: BC, BS, AND HM)

50. Heymsfield SB, Martin-Nguyen A, Fong TM, Gallagher D, Pietrobelli A. Body circumferences: clinical implications emerging from a new geometric model. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2008;6;5:24. PMID: 18834550 PMCID: PMC2569934 (Core: BC and BS).

51. Hwang MJ, Chung WS, Gallagher D, Kim DY, Shin HD, Song MY. How useful is waist circumference for assessment of abdominal obesity in Korean pre-menopausal women during weight loss? Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(2):229-34. PMID: 18586641. PMCID: PMC2861982. (Core: BC).

52. Korner J, M Punyanitya, C Taveras, DJ McMahon, HJ Kim, W Inabnet, M Bessler, D Gallagher. Sex differences in visceral adipose tissue post-bariatric surgery compared to matched non-surgical controls.  Int J Body Comp Res 6(3):93-99. NIHMSID: 132078-PMC In Process. (Core: BC)

53. Nevill AM, GS Metsios, AS Jackson, J Wang, J Thornton, D Gallagher. Can we use the Jackson and Pollock equations to predict body density/fat of obese individuals in the 21st century. Int J Body Comp Res 6(3):114-121;NIHMSID: 180805. (Core: BC and BS)

54. Rosenbaum M, Hirsch J, Gallagher DA, Leibel RL. Long-term persistence of adaptive thermogenesis in subjects who have maintained a reduced body weight. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(4):906-12. PMID: 18842775. NIHMS# 180809 (Core: BC)

55. Scherzer R, Shen W, Bacchetti P, Kotler D, Lewis CE, Shlipak MG, Heymsfield SB, Grunfeld C; Study of Fat Redistribution Metabolic Change in HIV Infection (FRAM). Simple anthropometric measures correlate with metabolic risk indicators as strongly as magnetic resonance imaging-measured adipose tissue depots in both HIV-infected and control subjects. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;87(6):1809-17. PMCID: PMC2587301 (Core: BC)

56. Scherzer R, Shen W, Bacchetti P, Kotler D, Lewis CE, Shlipak MG, Punyanitya M, Heymsfield SB, Grunfeld C; Study of Fat Redistribution Metabolic Change in HIV Infection. Comparison of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and magnetic resonance imaging-measured adipose tissue depots in HIV-infected and control subjects. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(4):1088-96. PMID: 18842798 (Core: BC and CL) NIHMS204694,   NIHMS#: 180811

57. Shen W, Mao X, Wolper C, Heshka S, Dashnaw S, Hirsch J, Heymsfield SB, Shungu DC. Reproducibility of single- and multi-voxel 1H MRS measurements of intramyocellular lipid in overweight and lean subjects under conditions of controlled dietary calorie and fat intake. NMR Biomed. 2008;21(5):498-506. NIHMSID: NIHMS211046 (Core: BC and BS)

58. Silva AM, Heymsfield SB, Gallagher D, Albu J, Pi-Sunyer XF, Pierson RN Jr, Wang J, Heshka S, Sardinha LB, Wang Z. Evaluation of between-methods agreement of extracellular water measurements in adults and children. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(2):315-23. PMCID: PMC2752354 (Core: BC and BS)

59. Yim JE, Heshka S, Albu JB, Heymsfield SB, Gallagher D. Femoral-gluteal subcutaneous and intermuscular adipose tissues have independent and opposing relationships with CVD risk. J Appl Physiol. 2008;104(3):700-7. PMCID: PMC2745606 (Core: BC, BS, CL and HM)

(Jan 2009 – Dec, 2009)

60. Aleman Mateo H, Lee SY, Javed F, Thornton J, Heymsfield SB, Pierson RN, Pi Sunyer FX, Wang ZM, Wang J, Gallagher D. Elderly Mexicans Have Less Muscle and Greater Total and Truncal Fat Compared to African-Americans and Caucasians with the Same BMI. J Nutr Health Aging. 2009. 13(10):919-23; PMCID: PMC2819676. (Core: BC and BS)

61. Arpadi SM, Bethel J, Horlick M, Sarr M, Bamji M, Abrams EJ, Purswani M, Engelson ES. Longitudinal changes in regional fat content in HIV-infected children and adolescents. AIDS. 2009; 31;23(12):1501-9. PMID: 19550288. PMCID: PMC2829760 (Core: BC and CL)

62. Carter M, Zhu F, Kotanko P, Kuhlmann M, Ramirez L, Heymsfield SB, Handelman G, Levin NW. Assessment of body composition in dialysis patients by arm bioimpedance compared to MRI and 40K measurements. Blood Purif. 2009;27(4):330-7. PMID: 19270452. PMCID: PMC2822666 (Core: BC)

63. Dodell GB, Kotler DP, Engelson ES, Ionescu G., Gimelshteyn Y, Pollack A., Gallagher D., Berglund L, Albu JB. Intermuscular and subcutaneous adipose tissue distributions differ in HIV+ versus HIV men and women. Int J of Body Composition Research  7 (No. 2): 73–78, 2009; NIHMS133824 (Core: BC, CL, and BS)

64. Freda PU, Shen W, Reyes-Vidal CM, Geer EB, Arias-Mendoza F, Gallagher D, Heymsfield SB. Skeletal muscle mass in acromegaly assessed by magnetic resonance imaging and dual-photon x-ray absorptiometry. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009;94(8):2880-6.PMCID: PMC2730874. (Core: BC)

65. Freedman DS, Wang J, Thornton JC, Mei Z, Sopher AB, Pierson Jr. RN, Dietz WH, Horlick M. The classification of body fatness by BMI-for-age categories among children. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 163:805-811, 2009. PMCID: PMC2846460 (Core: BC and BS)

66. Gallagher D, Kaleem, I Shaheen.  State-of-the-art measurements in human body composition: a moving frontier of clinical importance. Int J Body Comp Research. 2010. 6:4;141–148. NIHMSID: 172595. (Core: BC and BS).

67. Gallagher D, Kelley DE, Yim JE, Spence N, Albu J, Boxt L, Pi-Sunyer FX, Heshka S; MRI Ancillary Study Group of the Look AHEAD Research Group. Adipose tissue distribution is different in type 2 diabetes. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009;89(3):807-14. PMCID: PMC2714397. (Core: BC, BS and HM)

68. Geer EB, Shen W. Gender differences in insulin resistance, body composition, and energy balance. Gender Medicine 2009, 6(Part 1): 60-75. PMID: 19318219. NIHMS 212631 In Process (Core: BC)

69. Goldsmith R, Joanisse DR, Gallagher D, Pavlovich K, Shamoon E, Leibel RL, Rosenbaum M. Effects of experimental weight perturbation on skeletal muscle work efficiency, fuel utilization, and biochemistry in human subjects. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2010;298(1):R79-88. PubMed PMID: 19889869. PMCID: PMC2806213 (Core: BC)

70. He Q, Heshka S, Albu J, Boxt L, Krasnow N, Elia M, Gallagher D. Smaller organ mass with greater age, except for heart. J Appl Physiol. 2009;106(6):1780-4. PMCID: PMC2692775. (Core: BC, CL, BS and HM)

71. Heymsfield SB, Chirachariyavej T, Rhyu IJ, Roongpisuthipong C, Heo M, Pietrobelli A. Differences between brain mass and body weight scaling to height: potential mechanism of reduced mass-specific resting energy expenditure of taller adults. J Appl Physiol. 2009; 106(1):40-8. PMID: 19008483. NIHMSID: 173472 (Core: BC)

72. Heymsfield SB, Scherzer R, Pietrobelli A, Lewis CE, Grunfeld C. Body mass index as a phenotypic expression of adiposity: quantitative contribution of muscularity in a population-based sample. Int J Obes (Lond). 2009;33(12):1363-73. NIHMSID: 138252 (Core: BC)

73. Hull H, He Q, Thornton J, Javed F, Allen L, Wang J, Pierson RN Jr, Gallagher D. iDXA, Prodigy, and DPXL dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry whole-body scans: a cross-calibration study. J Clin Densitom. 2009;12(1):95-102. PMCID PMC2661815. (Core: BC and BS)

74. Kaysen GA, Kotanko P, Zhu F, Sarkar SR, Heymsfield SB, Kuhlmann MK, Dwyer T, Usvyat L, Havel P, Levin NW. Relationship between adiposity and cardiovascular risk factors in prevalent hemodialysis patients. J Ren Nutr. 2009;19(5):357-64. PubMed PMID: 19596588. NIHMSID: 113607 (Core: BC)

75. Keller KL, Reid A, Macdougall MC, Cassano H, Lee Song J, Deng L, Lanzano P, Chung WK, Kissileff HR. Sex Differences in the Effects of Inherited Bitter Thiourea Sensitivity on Body Weight in 4-6-Year-Old Children. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2010;18(6):1194-200. PubMed PMID: 19779476. PMCID: PMC2877149) (Core: BC)

76. Leibel N, Shen W, Mao X, Punyanitya M, Gallagher D, Horlick M, Shungu DC, Oberfield SE. Body composition in premature adrenarche by structural MRI, 1H MRS and DXA. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2009;2(4):301-7. PMID: 19554803. PMCID: PMC2873039 (Core: BC)

77. Levitt DG, Heymsfield SB, Pierson RN Jr, Shapses SA, Kral JG. Physiological models of body composition and human obesity. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2009 16;6:7. PMCID: PMC2649131. (Core: BC)

78. Mayer LE, Klein DA, Black E, Attia E, Shen W, Mao X, Shungu DC, Punyanitya M, Gallagher D, Wang J, Heymsfield SB, Hirsch J, Ginsberg HN, Walsh BT. Adipose tissue distribution after weight restoration and weight maintenance in women with anorexia nervosa. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009;90(5):1132-7. PMCID: PMC2762154. (Core: BC)

79. Navder KP, He Q, Zhang X, He S, Gong L, Sun Y, Deckelbaum RJ, Thornton J, Gallagher D. Relationship between body mass index and adiposity in prepubertal children: ethnic and geographic comparisons between New York City and Jinan City (China). J Appl Physiol. 2009;107(2):488-93. PMCID: PMC2724321. (Core: BC, CL and BS)

80. Pasarica M, Tchoukalova YD, Heilbronn LK, Fang X, Albu JB, Kelley DE, Smith SR, Ravussin E; ; The Look AHEAD Adipose Research Group. Differential effect of weight loss on adipocyte size subfractions in patients with type 2 diabetes. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009 Jul 23.  PMID: 19629054. (Core: BC, HM, and CL)     

81. Shen W, Punyanitya M, Silva AM, Chen J, Gallagher D, Sardinha LB, Allison DB, Heymsfield SB.  Sexual dimorphism of adipose tissue distribution across the lifespan: a cross-sectional whole-body magnetic resonance imaging study. Nutrition & Metabolism 2009; 6:17. PMCID: PMC2678136 (Core: BC)

82. Sproule DM, Montes J, Montgomery M, Battista V, Koenigsberger D, Shen W, Punyanitya M, De Vivo DC, Kaufmann P. Increased fat mass and high incidence of overweight despite low body mass index in patients with spinal muscular atrophy. Neuromuscul Disord. 2009;19(6):391-6. PMCID: PMC2729661. (Core: BC)


(Jan 2010 – May, 2010)

83. Albu JB, Heilbronn LK, Kelley DE, Smith SR, Azuma K, Berk ES, Pi-Sunyer FX, Ravussin E; Look AHEAD Adipose Research Group. Metabolic changes following a 1-year diet and exercise intervention in patients with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes. 2010 Mar; 59(3):627-33. Epub 2009 Dec 22. PMCID: PMC2828653 (Core: BC, HM, and CL)

84. Aleman-Mateo H, Lee SY, Javed F, Thornton J, Heymsfield SB, Pierson RN Jr, Pi-Sunyer FX, Wang ZM, Wang J, Gallagher D. Elderly Mexicans have less muscle and greater total and truncal fat compared to African-Americans and Caucasians with the same BMI. J Nutr Health and Aging. In Press (Core: CL and BC)

85. Colt EWD, Kälvesten J, Cooke K, Khramov N, Javed F.  Effect of fat on measurement of bone mineral density by metacarpal radiogrammetry.  In press.   Int J Body Comp Res May 14, 2010. (Core: BS and BC)

86. Dorsey KB, Thornton JC, Heymsfield SB, Gallagher D. Greater lean tissue and skeletal muscle mass are associated with higher bone mineral content in children. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2010 May 11;7(1):41. PubMed PMCID: PMC2886077 (Core: BC and BS)

87. Gantz M, Chen J, Heymsfield SB, Shen W. Intraperitoneal adipose tissue in children: Quantification by advanced imaging methods and associated health risks The Open Obesity Journal 2010 (In Press). In Process. (Core: BC)

88. Gallagher D, Thornton JC, He Q, Wang J, Yu W, Bradstreet TE, Burke J, Heymsfield SB, M Rivas V, Kaufman R. Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Fat Measurements in Humans Correlate With Established Methods but Are Biased. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2010 May 6. PMID: 20448539. (Core: BC, CL, and BS)

89. Geer EB, Shen W, Gallagher D, Punyanitya M, Looker HC, Post KD, Freda PU. MRI assessment of lean and adipose tissue distribution in female patients with Cushing’s Disease. Clinical Endocrinology. (In Press). In Process. (Core: BC)

90. Goldsmith R, Joanisse DR, Gallagher D, Pavlovich K, Shamoon E, Leibel RL, Rosenbaum M. Effects of experimental weight perturbation on skeletal muscle work efficiency, fuel utilization, and biochemistry in human subjects. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2010;298(1):R79-88. PMCID: 2806213. (Core: AT, BC, MGMB, and HM)

91. Hull H, Thornton J, Wang J, Pierson RN Jr, Kaleem Z, Pi-Sunyer X, Heymsfield S, Albu J, Fernandez JR, VanItallie TB, Gallagher D. Fat-free mass index: Changes and race/ethnic differences in adulthood. Int J Obes. In Press. PMC Journal - In Process. (Core: BC, CL, and BS)

92. Javed F, He Q, Davidson L, Thornton JC, Albu J, Boxt L, Krasnow N, Elia M, Kang P, Heshka S, Gallagher D. Brain and high metabolic rate organ mass: contributions to resting energy expenditure beyond fat-free mass. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010;91(4):907-12. PMCID: PMC2844678. (Core: BC, CL, and BS)

93. Keller KL, Reid A, MacDougall M, Cassano H, Song JL, Deng L, Lanzano P, Chung W, Kissileff HR.  Sex differences in the effects of inherited bitter thiourea sensitivity on body weight in 4-6 year-old children.  Obesity 2010 Jun;18(6):1194-200 PMCID: PMC2877149. (Core: BS, MGMB, BC and IB)

94. Scherzer R, Shen W, Bacchetti P, Kotler D, Lewis CE, Shlipak MG, Punyanitya M, Heymsfield SB, Grunfeld C; Study of Fat Redistribution Metabolic Change in HIV Infection. Comparison of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and magnetic resonance imaging-measured adipose tissue depots in HIV-infected and control subjects. Am J Clin Nutr. 2008;88(4):1088-96. PMID: 18842798 (Core: BC and CL) NIHMS204694,   NIHMS#: 180811

95. Silva AM, Shen W, Heo M, Gallagher D, Wang Z, Sardinha LB, Heymsfield SB. Ethnicity-related skeletal muscle differences across the lifespan. Am J Hum Biol. 2010;22(1):76-82. PMCID: PMC2795070. (Core: BC)

96. Shen W, Chen J, Kwak S, Punyanitya M, Heymsfield SB. Between-Slice Intervals in Quantification of Adipose Tissue and Muscle in Children.  International Journal of Pediatric Obesity 2010 Jun 7. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 20528126 (Core: BC)

97. St-Onge MP, Gallagher D. Body composition changes with aging: The cause or the result of alterations in metabolic rate and macronutrient oxidation? Nutrition. 2010;26(2):152-5. PubMed PMID: 20004080. (Core: BC) NIHMS201762. PMCID In Process. (Core: BC)

98. Wang Z, Heymsfield SB, Ying Z, Pierson RN Jr, Gallagher D, Gidwani S. A cellular level approach to predicting resting energy expenditure: Evaluation of applicability in adolescents. Am J Hum Biol. 2010 Jan 7. PMCID: PMC2883012. (Core: BC and HM)

99. Wang Z, Heymsfield SB, Chen Z, Zhu S, Pierson RN. Estimation of percentage body fat by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry: evaluation by in vivo human elemental composition. Phys Med Biol. 2010 May 7; 55(9):2619-35. (Core: BC and HM)

100.       Zemel B, Leonard MB, Kelly A, Lappe JM, Gilsanz V, Oberfield SE, Mahboubi S, Shepard JA, Hangartner T, Frederic MM, Winer K, Kalkwarf HJ. Height sdjustment in assessing dual energy x-ray absorptiometry measurements of bone mass and density in children. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010;95(3):1265-73. PMC Journal - In Process (Core: BC)

101.       Zhu S, Kim JE, Ma X, Shih A, Laud PW, Pintar F, Shen W, Heymsfield SB, Allison DB. BMI and risk of serious upper body injury following motor vehicle crashes: concordance of real-world and computer-simulated observations. PLoS Med. 2010;7(3):e1000250. PubMed PMID: 20361024; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2846859. (Core: BC)



Review Articles

(Jan 2006 – Dec 2006)

1.   He Q. BMI monitoring in the management of obesity in toddlers (Editorial). Am Fam Physician 2006; 74: 1483-1484. (Core: BC)

(Jan 2009 – Dec 2009)

2.   Kotler DP. Hepatitis C, human immunodeficiency virus and metabolic syndrome: interactions. Liver International 2009;29(s2):38-46. (Core: BC and HM)

Book Chapters

(Jan 2008– Dec 2008)

1.   Chen J. Trace Elements in Human Body. In, Human Body Composition. Editor: ZiMian Wang. Higher Education Press (Beijing), 2008 (in Chinese), 89-104. (Core: BC)

2.   He Q. AIDS and Body Composition. In, Human Body Composition. Editor: ZiMian Wang. Higher Education Press (Beijing), 2008 (in Chinese), pp. 455-470. (Core: BC)

3.   Shen W. Fat and Adipose Tissue. In, Human Body Composition. Editor: ZiMian Wang. Higher Education Press (Beijing), 2008 (in Chinese), pp. 77-88. (Core: BC)

4.   Wang ZM. Skeletal Muscle Mass and Measurements. In, Human Body Composition. Editor: ZiMian Wang. Higher Education Press (Beijing), 2008 (in Chinese), pp. 63-76. (Core: BC)

5.   Wu CH, Yu W. Total-Body Water and Extracellular Water Measurements. In, Human Body Composition. Editor: ZiMian Wang. Higher Education Press (Beijing), 2008 (in Chinese), pp. 117-134. (Core: BC)

(Jan 2009 – Dec 2009)

6.   Gallagher, D & Javed F. Assessment of human body composition, In Assessment methods for eating behaviors and weight-related problems. Measures, theory, and research, Second Edition, Editors: David B. Allison and Monica L. Baskin. Sage Publications. 2009, pp481-528. (Core: BC)

Books

1.   Gallagher D, & Yim JE. Understanding Obesity: Biological, Psychological and Cultural Influences. Chapter14. Assessment of Individuals: BMI, Waist Circumference and Body composition. Editors: Sharon R. Akabas, Sally Ann Lederman, and Barbara J. Moore. In Press (Core: BC)

2.   Levitt D, D. Gallagher, S Heymsfield. Physiological basis of regression relationship between body mass index (BMI) and body fat fraction, In The Handbook of Anthropometry: Physical Measures of Human Form in Health and Disease, Editor Professor Preedy. In Press (Core: BC)

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