MICAH J DRUMMOND portrait
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Nutrition & Integrative Physiology
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Pathology
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
  • Associate Professor, Physical Therapy & Athletic Training

Presentations

  • Regulation of amino acid transporters in skeletal muscle of older adults. Southwest American College of Sports Medicine, Newport Beach, CA, Oct. 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2013.
  • Blunted Muscle Mass Response But Improved Muscle Quality After Bed Rest and Strength Training in Older Adults, Combined Sections Meeting, Las Vegas, NV . Presentation, Accepted, 10/2013.
  • Muscle mass regulation in older adults with hip fracture: Role of amino acids and microvascular profusion. Geriatric Division/GRECC Research Seminar, January, 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2013.
  • Age and Inactivity induced anabolic impairment in older adults: Clinical considerations and rehabilitation approaches. University of Utah. Department of Physical Therapy. Presentation, Presented, 03/2012.
  • Anabolic impairment to essential amino acids in skeletal muscle of inactive older adults: role of amino acid transporters. Twin Falls, ID . Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 12/2011.
  • Bed rest impairs skeletal muscle mTORC1 signaling, amino acid transporter expression and protein synthesis in response to essential amino acid ingestion in older adults. Translational Research Scholars Program, UTMB. Presentation, Presented, 09/2011.
  • Aging and Amino Acid Transporters. Pepper Center Investigators Meeting, UTMB. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2011.
  • Muscle loss due to aging and inactivity: utilizing translational research to reduce disability. Department of Physical and Occupational Therapy. Idaho State University. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2011.
  • Exercise and Nutritional Interventions to Promote Muscle Rehabilitation. Department of Physical Therapy. University of Utah, Department of Physical Therapy. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2010.
  • Skeletal muscle amino acid transporter mRNA expression is increased in young and older humans following resistance exercise, American College of Sports Medicine, Baltimore, MD. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/2010.
  • An increase in essential amino acid availability upregulates amino acid transporter expression in human skeletal muscle, Experimental Biology, Anaheim, CA, . Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2010.
  • Aging is associated with a dysregulated human skeletal muscle microRNA-499 and -208b expression following resistance exercise. Experimental Biology, Anaheim, CA, . Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2010.
  • MicroRNA Expression in Older Men. Translational Research Scholars Program, UTMB . Presentation, Presented, 05/2010.
  • Role of microRNAs in older human skeletal muscle. Pepper Center Investigators Meeting, UTMB . Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2010.
  • MicroRNAs in Human Skeletal Muscle: Role of Aging and Exercise. Geriatric, Research, Education and Clinical Center invited speaker, University of Utah . Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 08/2009.
  • Role of microRNAs in older human skeletal muscle. Pepper Center Investigators Meeting, UTMB. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/2009.
  • Expression of genes regulating protein synthesis in young and old human muscle following resistance exercise and essential amino acid ingestion. Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2008.
  • Rapamycin prevents the post-exercise increase in protein synthesis and alters cell signaling in human skeletal muscle, Translational Research on Aging Meeting, UTMB. Presentation, Presented, 03/2008.
  • Skeletal muscle anabolic signaling and gene expression in older and younger subjects following an acute bout of resistance exercise with essential amino acid ingestion Pepper Center Investigators Meeting, UTMB . Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2007.
  • accuracy of five heart rate monitors during exercise. American College of Sports Medicine, St. Louis, MO. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2002.

Languages

  • English, fluent.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • United States of America

Publications

  • McKenzie, A.I., R.A. Briggs, K.M. Barrows, D.S. Nelson, O.S. Kwon, P.N. Hopkins, T.F. Higgins, R.L. Marcus, M.J. Drummond. A pilot study examining the impact of exercise training on skeletal muscle genes related to the TLR signaling pathway in older adults following hip fracture. J Appl Physiol 122: 68-75, 2016. Published, 12/2016.
  • Kwon, O.S., D.S. Nelson, K.M. Barrows, R.M. O’Connell, M.J. Drummond. Intramyocellular ceramides and skeletal muscle mitochondrial respiration are partially regulated by Toll-like receptor 4 during hindlimb unloading. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol, 311: R879-R887, 2016. Published, 07/2016.
  • Tanner, R.E., L. Brunker, J. Agergaard, K. Barrows, R. Briggs, O. Kwon, L. Young, P. Hopkins, E. Volpi, R. Marcus, P. LaStayo, M.J. Drummond. Age-related differences in leg lean mass, protein synthesis and skeletal muscle markers of proteolysis after bed rest and exercise rehabilitation. Journal of Physiology. 593: 4259-4273. 2015. Published, 11/2015.
  • Coble, J., R. Schilder, A. Berg, M.J. Drummond, B.B. Rasmussen, S. Kimball. Influence of ageing and essential amino acids on quantitative patterns of troponin T alternative splicing in human skeletal muscle. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism. 40: 788-796, 2015. Published, 09/2015.
  • Kwon, O.S, R.E. Tanner, K.M. Barrows, M. Runtsch, J.D. Symons, T. Jalili, B.T. Bikman, D.A. McClain, R.M. O’Connell, M.J. Drummond. MyD88 regulates physical inactivity-induced skeletal muscle inflammation, ceramide biosynthesis signaling and glucose intolerance. American Journal of Physiology, Endocrinology and Metabolism. 309: E11-E21. 2015. Published, 04/2015.
  • Markofski, M.M., J.M. Dickinson, M.J. Drummond, C.S. Fry, S. Fujita, D.M. Gundermann, E.L. Glynn, K. Jennings, D. Paddon-Jones, P.T. Reidy, M. Sheffield-Moore, K.L. Timmerman, B.B. Rasmussen, E. Volpi. Effect of age on basal muscle protein synthesis and mTORC1 signaling in a large cohort of young and older men and women. Experimental Gerontology 65: 1-7, 2015. Published, 02/2015.
  • Reidy, P, D. Walker, J. Dickinson, D. Gundermann, M.J. Drummond, K. Timmerman, M. Cope, R. Mukherjea, K. Jennings, E. Volpi, B. Rasmussen. Soy-Dairy Protein Blend and Whey Protein Ingestion after Resistance Exercise Increases Amino Acid Transport and Transporter Expression in Human Skeletal Muscle. Journal of Applied Physiology, 116: 1353-1364, 2014. Published, 10/2014.
  • Dickinson, J.M., D.M. Gundermann, D.K. Walker, P.T. Reidy, M.S. Borack, M.J. Drummond, M. Arora, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Leucine-enriched amino acid ingestion after resistance exercise prolongs myofibrillar protein synthesis and amino acid transporter expression in older men. The Journal of Nutrition 144: 1694-702, 2014. Published, 09/2014.
  • Addison, O, MJ Drummond, PC LaStayo, LE Dibble, AR Wende, DA McClain, RL Marcus. Intramuscular fat and inflammation differ in older adults: the impact of frailty and inactivity. The Journal of Health, Nutrition and Aging, 18: 532-538, 2014. Published, 05/2014.
  • Carlin, M. R.E. Tanner, J. Agergaard, T. Jalili, D.A. McClain, M.J. Drummond. Skeletal muscle RAGB mRNA and protein expression is increased following essential amino acid ingestion in healthy humans, The Journal of Nutrition, 144: 1409-1414, 2014. Published, 02/2014.
  • Walker, D, M.J. Drummond, J.M. Dickinson, M Borack, K. Jennings, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Insulin increases mRNA abundance of the amino acid transporter SLC7A5/LAT1 via an mTORC1 dependent mechanism in skeletal muscle cells, Physiological Reports, 2(3): e00238, 2014. Published, 02/2014.
  • Drummond M. J., A. Addison, L. Brunker, P.N. Hopkins, D.A. McClain, P.C. LaStayo, R.L. Marcus. Down-regulation of E3 ubiquitin ligases and mitophagy-related genes in skeletal muscle of physically inactive, frail older women: A cross-sectional comparison. Journal of Gerontology Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 69: 1040-1048, 2014. Published, 01/2014.
  • Wing-Gaia S.L., D.C. Gershenoff, M.J. Drummond, P.F. Gaia, E.W. Askew. Effect of leucine supplementation on lean body mass during prolonged hypoxic exposure for 13-day trek to Everest Base Camp: A double-blind randomized study. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 39: 318-323, 2014. Published, 09/2013.
  • Drummond, M.J., K.L. Timmerman, M.M. Markofski, D.K. Walker, J.M. Dickinson, M. Jamaluddin, A.R. Brasier, B.B. Rasmussen, E. Volpi. Short-term bed rest increases TLR4 and IL-6 expression in skeletal muscle of older adults. American Journal of Physiology, Regulatory, Integrative, and Comparative Physiology, 305(3):R216-R223, 2013. Accepted, 08/2013.
  • Wing-Gaia, S.L, D.C. Gershenoff, M.J. Drummond, P.F. Gaia, E.W. Askew. Body composition changes following a 13-Day high altitude trek to everest base camp. American College of Sport Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, 2013. Published, 07/2013.
  • Gershenoff, D.C., S.L. Wing-Gaia, M.J. Drummond, P.F. Gaia, E.W. AskewEffect of leucine supplementation on lean body mass during prolonged hypoxic exposure for 13-day trek to Everest Base Camp: A double-blind randomized study. Experimental Biology, Boston, MA, 2013. Published, 07/2013.
  • Dickinson, J.M., D.M. Gundermann, D.K. Walker, P.T. Reidy, M. Borack, M.J. Drummond, M. Arora, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Excess postexercise leucine ingestion enhances muscle protein synthesis in skeletal muscle of older men. Experimental Biology, Boston, MA, 2013. Published, 05/2013.
  • Reidy P.T., D.K. Walker, J.M. Dickinson, D.M. Gundermann, M.J. Drummond, K.L. Timmerman, C.S. Fry, M.S. Borack, M.B. Cope, R. Mukherjea, K. Jennings, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Protein Blend ingestion following resistance exercise promotes human muscle protein synthesis. Journal of Nutrition 143:410-416, 2013. Published, 05/2013.
  • Glynn, E.L., C.S., Fry, K.L. Timmerman, M.J. Drummond, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Addition of carbohydrate or alanine to an essential amino acid mixture does not enhance human skeletal muscle protein anabolism. Journal of Nutrition, 143: 307-314, 2013. Published, 05/2013.
  • Drummond, M.J., O. Addison, P.C. LaStayo, R.L. Marcus. Ubiquitin Proteasome and Autophagy Pathway Gene Expression in Healthy Young and Older Adults’, as well as Frail Older Adults’, Skeletal Muscle. Center on Aging Research Retreat, University of Utah, UT, 2013. Other, 04/2013.
  • Dickinson, J.M., M.J. Drummond, C.S. Fry, D.M. Gundermann, D.K. Walker, K.L. Timmerman, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Rapamycin does not affect post-absorptive protein metabolism in human skeletal muscle. Metabolism. 62:144-51, 2013. Published, 01/2013.
  • Reidy, P.T., D.K. Walker, J.M. Dickinson, M.J. Drummond, K.L. Timmerman, C.S. Fry, M.B. Cope, R. Mukherkea, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Effect of protein blend vs whey protein ingestion on human skeletal muscle amino acid transporter expression following resistance exercise. Integrative Biology on Exercise, Westminster, Colorado, 2012. Published, 01/2013.
  • Dickinson, J.M., D.M. Gundermann, M.J. Drummond, D.K. Walker, P.T. Reidy, M. Arora, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Effect of increasing essential amino acid availability following resistance exercise on skeletal muscle Let-7 miRNA expression in older men. Integrative Biology on Exercise, Westminster, Colorado, 2012. Published, 01/2013.
  • Dickinson, J.M., M.J. Drummond, J.R. Coben, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Aging differentially affects human skeletal muscle amino acid transporter expression when essential amino acids are ingested after exercise. Clinical Nutrition. 32: 273-280, 2013. Published, 01/2013.
  • Fry, C.S., M.J. Drummond, E.L. Glynn, J.M. Dickinson, D.M. Gundermann, K.L. Timmerman, D.K. Walker, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Skeletal muscle autophagy and protein breakdown following resistance exercise are similar in young and older adults. The Journals of Gerontology: Series A, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 68: 599-607, 2013. Published, 01/2013.
  • Fry, C.S., M.J. Drummond, H.L. Lugan, S.E. DiCarlo, and B.B. Rasmussen. Imposed inactivity of chronic spinal cord injury increases skeletal muscle autophagy independent of SIRT1. Muscle and Nerve, 46(5): 793-8, 2012. Published, 11/2012.
  • Drummond, M.J., R.L. Marcus, PC, LaStayo. Targeting anabolic impairment in response to resistance exercise in needy older adults: Potential mechanisms and clinical application. Journal of Aging Research. 2012: 486930, 2012. Published, 09/2012.
  • Walker, D.K., C.S. Fry, M.J. Drummond, K.L. Timmerman, J.M. Dickinson, D.M. Gundermann, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. PAX7+ satellite cells in young and older adults following resistance exercise. Muscle and Nerve, 46:51-59, 2012. Published, 07/2012.
  • Walker, D.K., M.J. Drummond, J.M. Dickinson, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmusssen. Satellite cell and myonuclear content in older men following 7 days of inactivity. American College of Sport Medicine, San Francisco, CA, 2012. Published, 06/2012.
  • Dickinson, J.M., M.J. Drummond, J.R. Coben, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Essential amino acid ingestion after exercise enhances amino acid transporter expression in human skeletal muscle. American College of Sport Medicine, San Francisco, CA, 2012. Published, 06/2012.
  • Reidy, P.T., D.K. Walker, J.M. Dickinson, D.M. Gundermann, M.J. Drummond, K.L. Timmerman, C.S. Fry, M.B. Cope, R. Mukherkea, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Ingestion of a Protein Blend Following Resistance Exercise Stimulates Muscle Protein Anabolism. American College of Sport Medicine, San Francisco, CA, 2012. Published, 06/2012.
  • Timmerman, K.L., S. Dhanani, E.L. Glynn, C.S. Fry, M.J. Drummond, K. Jennings, B.B. Rasmussen, E. Volpi. A moderate acute increase in physical activity enhances nutritive flow and the muscle protein anabolic response to a mixed meal in older adults, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 95:1403-1412, 2012. Published, 06/2012.
  • Reidy, P.T., D.K. Walker, J.M. Dickinson, M.J. Drummond, K.L. Timmerman, C.S. Fry, M.B. Cope, R. Mukherkea, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Effect of protein blend vs whey protein ingestion on muscle protein synthesis following resistance exercise. Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA, 2012. Published, 05/2012.
  • Dickinson, J.M., D.M. Gundermann, D.K. Walker, P.T. Reidy, M.J. Drummond, M. Arora, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Influence of excess postexercise leucine ingestion on mTORC1 signaling and gene expression in skeletal muscle of older men: a 24 hr time-course. Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA, 2012. Published, 05/2012.
  • Dickinson, J.M., M.J. Drummond, C.S. Fry, D.M. Gundermann, D.K. Walker, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Rapamycin administration does not impair basal protein metabolism in human skeletal muscle. Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA, 2012. Published, 05/2012.
  • Drummond, M.J., K.L. Timmerman, M.M. Markofski, D.K. Walker, J.M. Dickinson, M. Jamaluddin, B.B. Rasmussen, and E. Volpi. Short term bed rest increases inflammation as evidenced by elevated TLR4, NFkB1 and IL6 expression in skeletal muscle of older adults, Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA, 2012. Published, 05/2012.
  • Gunderman, D.M., C.S. Fry, J.M. Dickinson, D.K. Walker, M.J. Drummond, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Reactive hyperemia is not responsible for the increases in muscle protein synthesis from blood flow restriction exercise. Journal of Applied Physiology, 112:1520-1528, 2012. Published, 05/2012.
  • Drummond, M.J., J.M. Dickinson, C.S. Fry, D.K. Walker, D.M. Gundermann, P.T. Reidy, K.L. Timmerman, M.M. Markofski, Doug Paddon-Jones, B.B. Rasmussen, and E. Volpi. Bed rest impairs skeletal muscle mTORC1 signaling, amino acid transporter expression and protein synthesis in response to essential amino acid in older adults. American Journal of Physiology, Endocrinology, 302:E1113-E1122, 2012. Published, 05/2012.
  • Walker, D.K., J.M. Dickinson, K.L. Timmerman, M.J. Drummond, P.T. Reidy, C.S. Fry, D.M. Gundermann, B.B. Rasmussen. Exercise, nutrition and aging in the control of human muscle protein synthesis. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 43: 2249-2258, 2011. Published, 10/2011.
  • Drummond, M.J. and B.B. Rasmussen. Muscle Aging- Ch. 6: Human muscle protein metabolism in relation to exercise and aging: potential therapeutic applications. In: Muscle Ageing, Inclusion-Body Myositis and Myopathies, Wiley-Blackwell, 2011. Published, 07/2011.
  • Drummond, M.J., C.S. Fry, E.L. Glynn, K.L. Timmerman, J.M. Dickinson, D.K. Walker, D.M. Gundermann, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Amino acid transporter expression is increased in the skeletal muscle of young and older humans following resistance exercise. Journal of Applied Physiology, 111: 135-142, 2011. Published, 07/2011.
  • Walker, D.K., C.S. Fry, M.J. Drummond, J.M. Dickinson, D.M. Gundermann, K.L. Timmerman, E.L. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Skeletal muscle satellite cell content following acute resistance exercise with or without essential amino acid ingestion in young adults. Experimental Biology, Washington DC, 2011. Published, 05/2011.
  • Dickinson, J.M., C.S. Fry, M.J. Drummond, D.K. Walker, D.M. Gundermann, K.L. Timmerman, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. mTORC1 activation is necessary for the stimulation of human skeletal muscle protein synthesis following ingestion of essential amino acids. Journal of Nutrition, 141: 856-862, 2011. Published, 05/2011.
  • Drummond, M.J., J.J. McCarthy, E. Volpi, K.A. Esser, and B.B. Rasmussen. Aging and MicroRNA Expression in Human Skeletal Muscle: A Microarray and Bioinformatics Analysis. Physiological Genomics. 43:595-603, 2011. Published, 05/2011.
  • Drummond, M.J., K.L. Timmerman, C.S. Fry, B.B. Rasmussen, E. Volpi. Insulin stimulates amino acid transporter mRNA expression in skeletal muscle of young and older adults. Association for Clinical Research Training (ACRT), Washington D.C., 2011. Published, 04/2011.
  • Fry, C.S., M.J. Drummond, E.L. Glynn, J.M. Dickinson, D.M. Gunderman, K.L. Timmerman, S. Dhanani, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Aging impairs contraction-induced human skeletal muscle mTORC1 signaling and protein synthesis. Skeletal Muscle. 1:11, 2011. Published, 03/2011.
  • Timmerman, K.L., J.L. Lee, S. Fujita, S. Dhanani, H.C. Dreyer, C.S. Fry, M.J. Drummond, M. Sheffield-Moore, B.B. Rasmussen, E. Volpi. Pharmacological vasodilation improves the anabolic response of muscle proteins to insulin in older adults. Diabetes. 59:2764-2771, 2010. Published, 11/2010.
  • Glynn, E.L., C.S. Fry, M.J. Drummond, K.L. Timmerman, S. Dhanani, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Excess leucine intake enhances muscle anabolic signaling but not net protein anabolism in young men and women. Journal of Nutrition. 140: 1970-1976, 2010. Published, 11/2010.
  • Glynn, E.L., C.S. Fry, M.J. Drummond, H.C. Dreyer, S. Dhanani, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Muscle Protein Breakdown has a Minor Role in the Protein Anabolic Response to Essential Amino Acid and Carbohydrate Intake Following Resistance Exercise. American Journal of Physiology, Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 290: R533-R540, 2010. Published, 08/2010.
  • Timmerman, K.L., J.L. Lee, S. Dhanani, H.C. Dreyer, E.L. Glynn, C.S. Fry, M.J. Drummond, M. Sheffield-Moore, B.B. Rasmussen, E. Volpi. Insulin stimulates human skeletal muscle protein synthesis via an indirect mechanism involving endothelial-dependent vasodilation and mTORC1 signaling. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. 95:3848-3857, 2010. Published, 08/2010.
  • Drummond, M.J. Perspective: MicroRNAs and Exercise-Induced Skeletal Muscle Adaptations. Journal of Physiology, 588 (Pt. 20): 3849-3850, 2010. Published, 07/2010.
  • Fry, C.S., E.L. Glynn, M.J. Drummond, K.L. Timmerman, S. Fujita, T. Abe, Y. Sato, S. Dhanani, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Effects of resistance exercise with blood flow restriction on muscle protein synthesis and mTORC1 signaling in older men. Journal of Applied Physiology. 108: 1199-1209, 2010. Published, 05/2010.
  • Dreyer H.C., S. Fujita, E.L. Glynn, M.J. Drummond, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Resistance exercise increases muscle protein synthesis and mTOR signaling independent of sex. Acta Physiologica, 199: 71-81, 2009. Published, 05/2010.
  • Drummond, M.J., E.L. Glynn, C.S. Fry, K.L. Timmerman, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. An increase in essential amino acid availability upregulates amino acid transporter expression in human skeletal muscle. American Journal of Physiology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, 298: E1011-E1018, 2010. Published, 05/2010.
  • Walker, D.K., M.J. Drummond and B.B. Rasmussen. Human postprandial blood concentrations of leucine and insulin increase phosphorylation of mTOR in C2C12 myoblasts. Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA, 2012. Published, 05/2010.
  • Drummond, M. J., R. K. Conlee, G. Mack, S. Sudweeks, G. Bruce Schaalje, A. C. Parcell. Myogenic regulatory factor response to resistance exercise volume in skeletal muscle. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 108: 771-778, 2010. Published, 03/2010.
  • Drummond, M.J., E.L Glynn, C.S. Fry, S. Dhanani, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Essential Amino Acids Increase MicroRNA-499, -208b and -23a and Downregulate Myostatin and MEF2C mRNA Expression in Human Skeletal Muscle. Journal of Nutrition, 139: 2279-2284, 2009. Published, 12/2009.
  • Fujita S, H.C. Dreyer, M.J. Drummond, E.L. Glynn, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Essential amino acid and carbohydrate ingestion prior to resistance exercise does not enhance post-exercise muscle protein synthesis. Journal of Applied Physiology, 106: 1730-1739, 2009. Published, 05/2009.
  • Drummond, M.J., C. S. Fry, E. L. Glynn, H. C. Dreyer, S. Dhanani, K. L. Timmerman, E. Volpi, B. B. Rasmussen. Rapamycin administration in humans blocks the contraction-induced increase in skeletal muscle protein synthesis. Journal of Physiology, 587: 1535-1546, 2009. Published, 04/2009.
  • Drummond, M.J., M. Miyazaki, H.C. Dreyer, B. Pennings, E. Volpi, K.A. Esser, B.B. Rasmussen. Expression of genes regulating protein synthesis in young and old human muscle following resistance exercise and essential amino acid ingestion. Journal of Applied Physiology, 106:1403-1411, 2009. Published, 04/2009.
  • Drummond, M.J., H.C. Dreyer, C.S. Fry, E.L. Glynn, B.B. Rasmussen. Nutritional and contractile regulation of human skeletal muscle protein synthesis and mTORC1 signaling. Journal of Applied Physiology, 106: 1374-1384, 2009. Published, 03/2009.
  • Dreyer, H.C., M.J. Drummond, E.L. Glynn, S. Fujita, E. Volpi, B.B. Rasmussen. Fat oxidation and glucose uptake are increased following an acute bout of resistance exercise: Role of AMPK, ACC, Akt/PKB, and AS160. Journal of Applied Physiology, 105: 1967-1974, 2008. Published, 12/2008.
  • Drummond, M.J., J.J. McCarthy, C.S. Fry, K.A. Esser, B.B. Rasmussen. Aging differentially affects human skeletal muscle microRNA expression at rest and following resistance exercise and essential amino acid ingestion. American Journal of Physiology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, 295: E1333-E1340, 2008. Published, 12/2008.
  • Drummond, M.J., J.A. Bell, S. Fujita, H.C. Dreyer, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Amino Acids are necessary for the insulin-induced activation of mTOR/S6K1 signaling and protein synthesis in healthy and insulin resistant human skeletal muscle. Clinical Nutrition, 27 (3): 447-456, 2008. Published, 06/2008.
  • Drummond, M.J. and B.B. Rasmussen. Leucine-enriched nutrients and the regulation of mTOR signaling and human skeletal muscle protein synthesis. Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care. 11: 222-226, 2008. Published, 06/2008.
  • Drummond, M.J., C. Fry, H.C. Dreyer, B. Pennings, S. Dhanani, E.L. Dillon, M. Sheffield-Moore, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Skeletal muscle protein anabolic response to resistance exercise and essential amino acids is delayed with aging. Journal of Applied Physiology, 104: 1452-61, 2008. Published, 05/2008.
  • Drummond, M.J., S. Fujita, T. Abe, H.C. Dreyer, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Human Muscle Gene Expression Following Resistance Exercise and Blood Flow Restriction. Medicine and Science in Sport and Exercise, 40: 691-698, 2008. Published, 04/2008.
  • Drummond, M.J., E.L. Glynn, H. L. Lujan, S. E. DiCarlo, and B.B. Rasmussen. Gene and protein expression associated with protein synthesis and breakdown in paraplegic skeletal muscle. Muscle and Nerve, 37: 505-513, 2008. Published, 04/2008.
  • Fujita, S, T. Abe, M.J. Drummond, J.G. Cadenas, H.C. Dreyer, Y. Sato, E. Volpi and B.B. Rasmussen. Blood flow restriction during low-intensity resistance exercise increases S6K1 phosphorylation and muscle protein synthesis. Journal of Applied Physiology, 103(3):903-10. 2007. Published, 04/2008.
  • Dreyer, H.C., M.J. Drummond, B. Pennings, S. Fujita, E.L. Glynn, D.L. Chinkes, S. Dhanani, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Leucine-enriched essential amino acid and carbohydrate ingestion following resistance exercise enhances mTOR signaling and protein synthesis in human muscle. American Journal of Physiology Endocrinology and Metabolism, 294:E392-400, 2008. Published, 02/2008.
  • Glynn, E.L., H.L Lujan, V.J. Kramer, M.J. Drummond, S.E. DiCarlo, and B.B. Rasmussen. A chronic increase in physical activity inhibits mTOR/S6K1 and reduces IRS-1 serine phosphorylation in muscle. Applied Physiology and Nutrition Metabolism, 33: 93-101, 2008. Published, 02/2008.
  • Fujita, S. H.C. Dreyer, M.J. Drummond, E.L. Glynn, J.G. Cadenas, F. Yshizawa, E. Volpi, and B.B. Rasmussen. Nutrient signaling in the regulation of human muscle protein synthesis. Journal of Physiology, 582:813-23, 2007. Published, 07/2007.
  • Woolstenhulme, M.T., R.K. Conlee, M.J. Drummond, A.W. Stites and A.C. Parcell. Temporal response of desmin and dystrophin proteins to progressive resistance exercise in human skeletal muscle. Journal of Applied Physiology, 100(6):1876-1882, 2006. Published, 06/2006.
  • West S.A., M.J. Drummond, J.M. VanNess, and M.E. Ciccolella. Blood lactate and metabolic responses to controlled frequency breathing during graded swimming. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 19(4):772-776, 2005. Published, 11/2005.
  • Parcell, A.C., R.D. Sawyer, M.J. Drummond, B. O’Neil, N. Miller, and M.T. Woolstenhulme. Single-fiber MHC polymorphic expression is unaffected by sprint cycle training. Medicine and Science in Sport and Exercise, 37(7):1133-1137, 2005. Published, 07/2005.
  • Drummond, M.J., P.R. Vehrs, B.G. Schaalje, and A.C. Parcell. Aerobic and resistance exercise sequence effects excess post-exercise oxygen consumption. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 19 (2):332-337, 2005. Published, 05/2005.
  • Woolstenhulme, M.T., L.S. Jutte, M.J. Drummond, and A.C. Parcell. Desmin increases with high-intensity concentric contractions in humans. Muscle and Nerve, 31(1):20-24, 2004. Published, 01/2005.
  • Parcell, A.C., M.J. Drummond, E.D. Christopherson, G.L. Hoyt, and J.A. Adams. Glycemic and insulinemic responses to protein supplements: Implications for exercise. Journal of American Dietetic Association, 104(12):1800-1804, 2004. Published, 12/2004.