Seminar Series

Sept 8

Greg Ruegsegger, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Mentor: Dr. Frank Booth
Do your genes spell “runner”?: the genetic alphabet soup of physical activity motivation”

Recent BMS Publications (July 2016)

Effects of Developmental Exposure to Bisphenol A and Ethinyl Estradiol on Spatial Navigational Learning and Memory in Painted Turtles (Chrysemys picta).

Manshack LK, Conard CM, Johnson SA, Alex JM, Bryan SJ, Deem SL, Holliday DK, Ellersieck MR, Rosenfeld CS.

Horm Behav. 2016 Jul 29. pii: S0018-506X(16)30128-3. doi: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2016.07.009. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 27476434


Loss of Cdk5 function in the nucleus accumbens decreases wheel running and may mediate age-related declines in voluntary physical activity.

Ruegsegger GN, Toedebusch RG, Childs TE, Grigsby KB, Booth FW.

J Physiol. 2016 Jul 27. doi: 10.1113/JP272489. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 27461471


Effects of acute and chronic interval sprint exercise performed on a manually propelled treadmill on upper limb vascular mechanics in healthy young men.

Olver TD, Reid SM, Smith AR, Zamir M, Lemon PW, Laughlin MH, Shoemaker JK.

Physiol Rep. 2016 Jul;4(13). pii: e12861. doi: 10.14814/phy2.12861.

PMID: 27405970